Now on iOS and Android, Steam Chat occupies a space dominated at present by Discord. It’s still lacking a number of features, but Valve promises to keep improving it over time.
Apps/Software May 22, 2019
Discord just bested Epic Games’ revenue policy by announcing that it’ll give developers 90 percent of game sales starting next year. Steam has reason to be afraid in the coming months.
Video Games December 15, 2018
Discord has now announced plans to start selling games. The move comes after Steam rolled out its own Chat platform, which was released to rival Discord’s robust gaming communities.
Internet August 10, 2018
Because most players using Discord as a social chat app, it has become a great threat to Steam, which owns the biggest PC marketplace in the world. Thus, in an attempt to get those players, it’s offering a clone.
Video Games July 25, 2018
Valve released a new chat system for Steam with a host of new Discord-inspired features. These features include customizable friends lists, group chat, voice chat, an invisible mode, and more.
Video Games June 14, 2018
Once again, Discord has shut down a handful of notable alt-right servers from its platform, reiterating that it has no space for hate. Other alt-right servers remain live despite the cleanup effort, however.
Apps/Software March 1, 2018
Spotify is coming to Discord. Users on the gaming-focused messaging and community platform will now be able to share what they’re listening to and do a bunch of other cool stuff as well.
Internet February 4, 2018
A large number of 'Destiny 2' PC players reported that they have been wrongfully banned from the game for using harmless third-party programs such as Discord. Developer Bungie, however, does not believe the controversy.
Video Games October 26, 2017
Discord has shut down a server connected to the alt-right and several accounts with ties to white supremacy, neo-Nazism, and other bigoted ideologies. The move comes in light of a media storm surrounding the recent Charlottesville protests.
Internet August 15, 2017
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