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SCHEDULED STEAM DOWNTIME, TOMORROW THURSDAY FEBRUARY 4th

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#1
For all the STEAM BF:BC2 players, heads up!

It's scheduled to come down at 1800 PST, Valve estimating it should take around three hours to perform the necessary fixes. During that time most of the network will be inaccessible to users, so don't plan on using the Steam community, buying games, playing multiplayer titles or downloading stuff (like updates, etc).
-Kotaku.


http://kotaku.com/5462885/steam-down-for-maintenance-this-thursday

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thanks for the heads up! i would have been kicked off during my peak playtime saying WTF!!!
 

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what the hell is PST?

why cant they just use the GMT +/- method
 
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#4
Pacific Standard, which is 3 hours behind Eastern Standard, which is 5 hours behind GMT.. sorry , I do it by EST , so it's like EDIT:5AM GMT i think. don't quote me :)

Because they are based in America, and I would guess the majority of their customers are American (although I KNOW there is a ton of people from other countries using it, majority would be American)

lol I would be surprised if the majority( >50%) of Americans had ANY IDEA what GMT is ! I don't hate my country by any means, but if you're realistic you have to recognize that the majority of us are pretty ignorant.
 
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so, so you mean -5 GMT or +5 GMT?
 
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PST would be -8 , EST is -5 oh so that would be 5AM not 2,. sorry. lol, talking about ignorance :)
 
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so for a fella living in West Virginia, this wouldn't matter to me right? haha lemme think....well 1800 is 6pm right? so um.....11pm? haha
 

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#8
what the hell is PST?

why cant they just use the GMT +/- method
its what all us important people set our clocks to:roll:
(since we are so important almost all of us have no clue what GMT is)

I actually had to go out and buy 3 clocks for my shop so I could keep track of Japan, Europe, USA because I get so confused.