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There's a new Steam Beta client available. To access the Beta, go to File -> Settings, and on the Account tab will be a drop down. Select Steam Client Candidate, and then allow Steam to restart itself. Here are the specific changes:

- Updated game overlay web browser to support generic web browsing, including web sites that use flash
- Fixed games list scrolling behavior with pageup/pagedown and mouse wheel
- Many back-end Steamworks changes in preparation for a Steamworks SDK update
http://forums.steampowered.com/forum...d.php?t=767207

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We have started a beta to test localized currency in Pound Sterling and Euros on Steam. To join the beta, click http://store.steampowered.com/?localizedcurrency=1.

You will need to use this link each time you wish to purchase in localized currency during the beta. Your having opted into the beta is only saved for the duration of your browser session. Pound Sterling is available only in the United Kingdom; Euros are available only in Europe.

You won't be able to actually purchase if you manually set the store to a country/currency other than that in which you actually live.
http://forums.steampowered.com/forum...d.php?t=766662
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trying now, thanks rep+
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i just checked my steam and currently only one is out.
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i just checked my steam and currently only one is out.
I think the other one is in the website and not in the actual Steam client.
    
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Nice, localised currency. Could do with some £age.

That said, they'd better not allow developers to give us higher prices.
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- Updated game overlay web browser to support generic web browsing, including web sites that use flash

YES!!!!!!!

Flash MOTDS!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
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YES!!!!!!!

Flash MOTDS!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
Ohh, good call. Didn't even think of that. And I just finished configuring my server, I'll go update now.

EDIT: Browser does seem a lot quicker.
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Now time for some aussie $ love that isn't a rip off?
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Nice, thanks, updating right now!
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