Next, we are going to talk about some news that will surely arouse interest at least in the form of curiosities. In fact, we are going to talk about platforms and systems as important as Epic Games Store, for game lovers, or Ubuntu, for those of open source operating systems. Also, we are going to tell you how you can get a free game right now.
Surely all those who make regular use of the PC platform to play, when talking about the Epic Games Store, no presentation is necessary. It is one of the most important stores in this sense, and it also offers us an application full of functions and features.
The Epic Games store wants to grow much faster
These make it easy for us to purchase, download and install our favorite titles. In fact, over the last few months it has been seen how he wants to stand up to the almighty Steam. We tell you this because now we can say that the equivalent of the Epic Games Store to Steam Direct is already in beta. Thanks to all this, the games company wants its store library to grow faster than ever.
This will be achieved thanks to the new self-publishing tools that they are developing at the moment. So that you can get an idea, right now Epic games is testing a system that will make it easier for developers to self-publish in the firm’s store. For users this means that the library will grow faster than ever. Keep in mind that at this time for a game to be approved and published by the Epic Games Store it is necessary to work directly with the company at each step of the process.
This is to be accelerated with the new self-publishing tools. All of this will allow developers to set up their own product pages, achievements, prices, deals, and upload builds and updates to the store.
Get this free PC game right now
And speaking of the Epic Games Store, if you want to add two new free games to your library, you can now download the titles Void bastards and Yoka_Laylee. These will be available at no cost over the next seven days on the official Epic Games store.
at the same time it is worth knowing that, everything is going according to plan, next week we will also be able to enjoy the Automachef game.
Ubuntu Linux achieves FIPS 140-2 certification
On the other hand we tell you that Ubuntu is already prepared to work with regulated and high security workloads. All this thanks to obtaining a new FIPS certification or Federal Information Processing Standards. Specifically, the open source operating system has received FIPS 140-2, Level 1 certification for its cryptographic modules in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS.
This means that the Linux distribution meets the security requirements that all of its customers trust. Now already adding governments, related to finance and health. All this in order to implement software Open Source safer. Keep in mind that FIPS 140-2 is a data protection standard of the Government of the United States and Canada that defines the security requirements related to the design and implementation of cryptographic modules.