• 783 dance pads and 27.2 million Xbox 360 controllers are connected to Steam

    21 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Valve Software doesn't just distribute games and make digital hats. It also tracks how its Steam members interact with their software. Over the last several years, the company has looked at which controllers and gamepads players have connected to their PCs. Using that data, the company has some insights. For example, Steam has 783 registered...
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  • The Biggest Mistake Companies Make When They Go Digital

    The Biggest Mistake Companies Make When They Go Digital

    21 days ago - By Fortune

    These days every company is a technology company. Even the stodgiest old-line industrial companies are embracing digital strategies to stay competitive. But that doesn't mean they're good at it.
    Speaking at Fortune ‘s Brainstorm Reinvent conference in Chicago, Aaron Levie, the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of online storage giant Box, explained how many firms misfired when they embraced digital four or five years ago.
    “Many companies' first forays into digitals didn't work. They acquired companies and started labs or added ping-pong tables in hopes of being like Google ,” said Levie...
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