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Stronghold Kingdoms: Rise of The Wolf expansion pack available for Mac

Developer Firefly Studios has released Stronghold Kingdoms: Rise of The Wolf, a free expansion for their recently launched free-to-play medieval-themed real-time strategy game for the Mac. Here's what Firefly says about the expansion pack: Rise of The Wolf is a special game mode...
Apple starts decking out the Yerba Buena Center ahead of 'Spring Forward' event

Apple starts decking out the Yerba Buena Center ahead of 'Spring Forward' event

Apple has started decorating the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco ahead of their March special event next Monday. Our own Simon Sage was able to grab a shot of the banners going up. The colorful display matches the event invitations. Apple was also building a new structure outside the Yerba...
Gmail for iPhone and iPad gets actionable notifications and a share extension

Gmail for iPhone and iPad gets actionable notifications and a share extension

Gmail for iPhone and iPad has been updated to version 4.0, bringing support for taking action on notifications, as well as a share extension. Actionable notifications allow you to quickly decide what to do with a message. When you swipe left on a notification, you'll be able to choose either to...
Microsoft launches preview for next version of Office for Mac

Microsoft launches preview for next version of Office for Mac

Microsoft has launched a preview for the next version of Office for Mac. Microsoft's productivity suite is expected to have its official release in the second half of 2015. The new version of Office retains familiar features while adding new and useful functionality. The Ribbon has been...
Is a new MacBook Air just around the corner?

Is a new MacBook Air just around the corner?

It's been almost a year since the last MacBook Air refresh. Rumors suggest Apple's about to release a new model. Rumors started circulating Wednesday that Apple's about to pull the trigger on a refresh to the MacBook Air, equipping it with a moderately faster processor and bigger battery. The...
Apple creates new FAQ to help merchants get started with Apple Pay

Apple creates new FAQ to help merchants get started with Apple Pay

Apple has set up an FAQ site to help businesses get set up with Apple Pay. They've also clarified compatibility between the system and the Apple Watch. The new FAQ goes into detail about how to get set up with Apple Pay. It covers the obvious, like needing a contactless payment terminal, but...
AltConf 2015 opens call for speakers

AltConf 2015 opens call for speakers

Want to talk to iOS and Mac developers at AltConf? Submit your speaking proposal by April 6, 2015. Apple hasn't announced when this year's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) will happen, but one thing's for sure: Regardless of when it is, AltConf will happen right along side it. If you have...
Fitstar

Fitbit acquires FitStar video-based exercise apps for the iPhone and iPad

The Fitbit wearable device company has acquired FitStar, the developer of the video-based exercise apps for the iPhone and iPad. Fitbit states: With this acquisition, FitStar members will be able to seamlessly publish their FitStar workouts into Fitbit to see how their personal training or...
This multi-layer screen protector for iPhone 6 Plus is on sale for $16.95

This multi-layer screen protector for iPhone 6 Plus is on sale for $16.95

This iPhone 6 Plus screen protector is custom designed to fit perfectly on your device and is easy to apply, even for a novice. The ultra-slim PET film features multi-layer shock absorption, is naturally resistant to fingerprints and provides a smooth touchscreen experience.
Subway Surfers

Latest Subway Surfers update takes you on a tour of India

Subway Surfers has picked up yet another update. By now you should be familiar with the cycle, and today we're being taken across to India. With the latest release installed, players will be able to tour the streets of Mumbai with Jay, the athletic champion. You'll be able to boost your...
iMore show 447: Apple Watch event preview

iMore show 447: Apple Watch event preview

The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple! On this episode — Jim Dalrymple of The Loop joins Serenity, Peter, and Rene to talk dumb Apple Pay headlines, and preview the upcoming "Spring Forward" Apple Watch Event. Support the iMore...
Breaking

Breaking brings widget-optimized news to Notification Center

Keeping up with news using your favorite reader apps can be a breeze, but there's a new app on the block for both iOS and OS X called Breaking. As you may have already guessed, it delivers news articles straight to your Apple devices, but with a twist — it's optimized for the widget space in...
How do I delete prior map destinations on my iPhone?

Here's how to delete your prior destination history in Maps

If you'd rather not risk your prior destination history getting snooped on in maps, you can easily clear it out. Whenever you search for a place in Apple's Maps app for iPhone or iPad, your search queries are saved. The next time you tap on the search field, you'll see all the locations and...
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Browse humorous GIF images with the new Imgur app for iPhone

Imgur has launched a new iPhone app to bring about a new browsing experience for those who enjoy using the image sharing service. Imgur has an absolute massive catalogue of images available, which can be rather daunting to new surfers, but luckily the app is easy to use and inviting. Fire up...
How to create text shortcuts in OS X Yosemite

How to create text shortcuts in OS X Yosemite

Save some mileage on your fingers — and your keyboard — with this quick trick. If you frequently type the same things over and over again, the Mac can save you the time and trouble of having to type it out in full each time. It involves something called text shortcuts and once you learn how to...
First major update for SimCity BuildIt brings Tokyo-themed residential area

First major update for SimCity BuildIt brings Tokyo-themed residential area

EA has released the first major update for SimCity BuildIt. The release, now available for iOS and Android, adds Tokyo Town residential areas and the international airport. The new buildings with various upgrade levels (from classic Japanese homes to neon drenched post-modern high rises) bring...
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Apple reportedly set to include USB 3.0 ports on iPad Pro, higher-res 12-inch MacBook Air in the works

Apple is rumored to be working on a larger iPad Pro with a 12.9-inch display, with production set to commence from September. According to the Wall Street Journal, the tablet will feature USB 3.0 ports to allow faster data transfer with external hard drives. The tablet is also said to feature ports...
Smart Kapp: Hands-on with the reinvented dry-erase board

Smart Kapp: Hands-on with the reinvented dry-erase board

If your office or school frequently uses dry-erase boards, then you need to check out Smart kapp. All your ideas and notes can be saved directly to your device. Just scan the QR code or tap the NFC sign at the bottom of the board to connect your phone. You can also share your notes in real time...
Udacity opens enrollment for first iOS developer Nanodegree, focusing on Swift

Udacity opens enrollment for first iOS developer Nanodegree, focusing on Swift

Udacity, the online "university by industry" born out of a Stanford project, has rolled out their first "Nanodegree" program for learning iOS development — and it's focused on Swift. Why Swift? From the Udacity blog: Apple explains it succinctly: "Swift makes it easier than ever for developers...
Judge tentatively approves $415 million settlement in class action suit against Apple, others

Judge tentatively approves settlement in anti-poaching suit against Apple, others

The judge presiding over a class action suit levied against Apple and other tech giants over their anti-poaching agreements has tentatively approved a $415 million settlement that was proposed last month. From the Associated Press: Koh said she was satisfied this week after the companies...

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