• Playing Games with Mac Owners

    by  • March 8, 2010 • Community Sherpa, Freelance Writing Samples, Writing

    PCI’m a PC. Sorry, I hope that’s not a problem for you, Mac Person. I have a lot of respect for you. You’ve got a pretty machine that can do a lot of things. Except. You can’t play any of the really good games.

    I know, I know, you’re a Mac. You don’t play games. You can’t play them. Very few game publishers pay attention to you. Maybe its that attitude. But coming this spring, you can shed that indignity and get into the game.

    logo steamThe Steam game service will be available for Mac users starting in May. If you’re already playing games with Steam on a PC, you’ll be able to install and play them on your Mac as well.

    halflifeSteam is owned by Valve, which has produced hit games including the Half-Life series, Portal, and Team Fortress 2. Other publishers also offer their games through Steam.


    Michael has been writing professionally for print, television and the internet for thirty years. As a Senior Producer at CNN International, he examined the future of technology with dozens of brilliant scientists, philosophers and entrepreneurs on the acclaimed series Future Summit. Before that, in the CNN International newsroom, he helped lead the production of award winning coverage of news like the 9/11 attacks, the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq, and the devastating 2004 tsunami in Asia. As a director, he has created a dozen short films in the last seven years. He lives with his wife, dog, four cats and two horses in the suburbs of Atlanta.