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  • Take the Outlook Mobile App Challenge!

    30 January 2015, 1:00 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Yesterday I wrote about the new Outlook app for iOS/Android, calling it a truly universal inbox that aggregates emails from all of the popular webmail services – Gmail, iCloud, Yahoo!, Hotmail, and Outlook – into a single unified Inbox. I am settled in my…
  • Ratz Instagib Steam Early Access is Here, and it’s Pure Carnage!

    30 January 2015, 12:15 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Wow! 2015 is already off to any amazing start in terms of gaming! We’ve seen great stuff for iOS, Android, consoles, Mac and PC in just these normally quiet first few weeks. Now we are seeing another Steam Early access launch. This time it is for a…
  • Runic Games Announces Torchlight II Coming to Mac Feb. 2nd with Fun Video

    30 January 2015, 12:15 pm by: Michael Anderson

    More than two years ago I posted a review of PC action-RPG sequel Torchlight II. I called it “pretty much the realization of the Bop-It Extreme mantra ‘do it the same … but BETTER’.” I also noted the Mac version ‘coming soon’. Apparently…
  • ‘Life is Strange’ Releases on PC, PS 3/4, and Xbox 360/One

    30 January 2015, 11:15 am by: Michael Siebenaler

    Developed by Dontnod Entertainment and published by Square Enix, Life is Strange releases the first episode (“Chrysalis”) in an interactive adventure drama video game series that will release at least four more episodes, which will be continuously released…
  • Verizon Account Sign-In #Fail

    30 January 2015, 9:15 am by: Wayne Schulz

    Dear Verizon: Why exactly have I chosen a password for your site, when upon login from a new computer you’re still going to ask me about some obtuse reference I probably have not jotted down and which may have multiple answers? In many cases, answers to…
  • Puzzle in Motion ‘Satellina’ Arrives on Android!

    29 January 2015, 3:45 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Last week I reviewed ‘Satellina’, the puzzle in motion game I called a rare ‘simple to learn but constantly challenging’ experience that is well worth the $1.99 cost. This week as promised Moon Kid has released the game for Android on the Google Play…
  • Online Tactical RPG Pox Nora Gets First Expansion from New Devs!

    29 January 2015, 2:50 pm by: Michael Anderson

    One of the great things about the recent rise of indie gaming is the sustained support for games over a long period. Successful online tactical RPG strategy game Pox Nora was purchased from Sony by the original developers who had founded a new studio called…
  • New Outlook App Brings Truly Universal Inbox to iOS and Android

    29 January 2015, 1:45 pm by: Michael Anderson

    The quest for a truly ‘universal’ inbox for iOS is something many of us have been on since the beginning – we already had accounts on iCloud, Hotmail, Yahoo and of course Gmail … but there have always been limitations around notifications, account…
  • Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries Out Now On Early Access

    28 January 2015, 4:45 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Last summer GRIN Studios had a Kickstarter for their unconventional un-fairy tale Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries. Woolfe looks at the adventures of an adult Red Riding Hood as she seeks to avenge her parents deaths. The game was successfully funded, and is…
  • The Ghostbusters Reboot Gets the Best Cast Ever!

    28 January 2015, 3:45 pm by: Carly Z

    I’m on the fence about constantly rebooting classic movies, but the more I hear about the new Ghostbusters reboot the more excited I get. The latest news from the AV Club is pointing to a dream cast; Kristin Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones, and Kate…
  • Sony Launches Spotify-Powered Playstation Music, Shutters ‘Music Unlimited’

    28 January 2015, 3:00 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Sony Music is one of the biggest music industry publishers, but their online service ‘Music Unlimited’ hasn’t lived up to the ‘Spotify Killer’ origins. So they are making the smart move of partnering with Spotify to bring music streaming to…
  • Ballistic Urbanite Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Case is Light but Serious Protection

    28 January 2015, 1:00 pm by: Dan Cohen

    If you have a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and want to make sure your investment remains safe, you want to check out the offerings from Ballistic. Each is affordable at just under $35 and each brings with it the terrific degree of protection and a unique style.…
  • Doomed Apple Manages to Circle the Drain for One More Fiscal Quarter

    28 January 2015, 12:45 pm by: Michael Anderson

    We all know that Apple is doomed… it must be, people have been saying so since the Mac vs. PC days of the late 1980s. In spite of their inevitable demise, Apple chose yesterday to announce that it had exceeded profit and revenue estimates while selling 74.5…
  • Upcoming Educational Kids Game ‘Dino Tales’ Uses SIRI Tech to Aid Learning

    28 January 2015, 12:30 pm by: Michael Anderson

    When my kids were young, it was the early days of educational computer games, and we were fortunate to have some awesome experiences with software that was interactive and educational. Times have rapidly advanced, and now a new game called Dino Tales presents…
  • G5 Jackpot Casino v1.1 Update Brings iPhone, Universal Login,

    28 January 2015, 11:15 am by: Michael Anderson

    Last fall G5 Entertainment released G5 Jackpot Casino: Free Vegas Slots for the iPad, a free-to-play casino game with plenty of in-app purchase options. While slot machines and gambling games really aren’t my thing, the quest-based gameplay was engaging and…
  • Swyp Smart Wallet Wants to Be the One Card to Rule Them All

    27 January 2015, 6:30 pm by: Perry Brauner

    If you use the Internet even sparingly, you’re bound to know that smart wallets are the next big change in the way that we make purchases. Swyp is the latest product that wants to combine all of your credit cards, debit cards, gift cards, and loyalty cards…
  • Pelican ProGear 80QT Elite Cooler: Bear-Proof and Ready to Roll!

    27 January 2015, 4:15 pm by: Judie Lipsett Stanford

    If you don’t hunt, fish, or camp, if you rarely tail-gate, and if the idea of spending more than $150 on a cooler makes you raise your eyebrows in a “why?” configuration, then this post about the Pelican ProGear 80QT Elite Cooler won’t be for you. If…
  • OtterBox Alpha Glass Screen Protector for Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Review

    27 January 2015, 3:45 pm by: Judie Lipsett Stanford

    Have you got a Samsung Galaxy Note 4? Have you proven yourself to be a bit of a butter fingers? If so, then you’ll want to consider covering that gorgeous screen with one of the best tempered protectors available — the OtterBox Alpha Glass fortified glass…
  • Stellar – a Roguelike Space Shooter with 3D & 2D Combat Coming to PC

    27 January 2015, 1:15 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Two of the biggest trends for indie games recently are so-called ‘roguelikes’ and space-based simulations. Add real-time shooters and you have the recipe for a fun and addictive game that will appeal to a broad cross-section of players. That is what…
  • Dragon Age Inquisition ‘Tavern Tunes’ Free Download

    27 January 2015, 12:15 pm by: Michael Anderson

    One of the best games of 2014, Dragon Age Inquisition featured great songs that played in the taverns as you worked your way through the world. Like many other games, this music becomes part of the lasting experience, so it is great when you can get it to…

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