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Old May 2, 2012, 04:22 PM
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Default Steam's remote install feature

Do you guys think this is actually usefull? When they came out with the android/iOS apps, I thought they could be spending time on other things like making games, but I suppose this completes the app users ability to have those games ready when they get home.
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Old May 2, 2012, 09:07 PM
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works from the browser as well. I dunno I can see it being a bit useful if I'm sitting at school/work one day and buy a game in a sale and then have it ready and waiting for me when I get home.... but really its just another feature and I wont complain.
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Old May 17, 2012, 09:32 AM
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I always thought something like this would be cool, and thanks for pointing that out, I had no idea we could do that with steam. Good find.
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Old May 17, 2012, 09:51 AM
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Pretty cool I guess... I don't think I've ever bought a game when I wasn't on my gaming pc though. I suppose its nice for those impulse buys some people make :p
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Old May 17, 2012, 10:59 AM
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I mean, there isn't really a "downside" to this, so it's just a welcome addition for the few people who might use it. Doesn't impact everyone else.
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Old May 18, 2012, 12:00 AM
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This is pretty cool... I always just RDC into my home computer to buy/download stuff, but this is a much more elegant solution.
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