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(Image credit: Steam) In late August, Valve announced a new version of Steam Play for Linux that included Proton, a WINE fork that has made many Windows games, including newer ones, such as Witcher 3, Dark Souls 3 and Dishonored, playable on Linux. Barely two months later, ProtonDB says there are over 2,600 Windows games …

Google’s cloud-based Chrome OS has turned into an impressive computing platform now that it’s compatible with Android apps and, more recently, Linux apps. But what about Windows apps, you might be wondering? There have long been rumors of upcoming Windows compatibility with Chromebook, but official details remain hopelessly vague. Fortunately, you don’t have to wait …

Microsoft has filed a lawsuit against a “prolific distributor of counterfeit Microsoft software” alleging that a Texas man posted and sold pirated Office, Windows and other products online. According to the lawsuit, filed Thursday in US District Court in Austin, Edgar E. Gamble is “the central figure in a widespread program to distribute counterfeit, pirated …