It was an impromptu family reunion whose RSVP list grew rapidly. In celebration of the recent rebirth of two prototype Twiggy Macs, many legends of Cupertino relived memories and reconnected with old friends in a private party held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA. Attendees, many of whom held Apple badge numbers […]
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Podcasts came onto the scene in 2001, getting onto iTunes in 2005, and have slowly “transformed the media landscape,” according to Apple’s new iTunes splash page celebrating a milestone one billion podcast subscriptions. Those billion subscriptions are held up by 250,000 unique podcasts across over 100 languages. More than eight million episodes have been published [...]
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Spiderweb Software is an independent game developer based in Seattle. It’s been in operation since 1993, when it released its first game, Exile: Escape from the Pit, an old school RPG with tons of plot, dialogue, and fantasy storytelling. Now in its twentieth year, Spiderweb continues the indie role playing game genre it’s been developing [...]
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As the App Store’s 5th birthday approaches this Wednesday Apple has decided to run a special promotion to celebrate all the incredible apps that have made the iPhone and iPad so successful. “From the 500 apps available at launch in 2008 to more than 900,000 at your fingertips today, it’s been a remarkably prolific [...]
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As the App Store’s fifth anniversary approaches, a whole host of developers have begun makes some of their most popular apps and games for iOS completely free. Some of the titles included in the sale areÂ Infinity Blade II,Â Disney’sÂ Where’s My Water?,Â and Traktor DJ, which is usually priced at $20. It’s unclear whether the giveaways are to [...]
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EA has updatedÂ The Simpsons: Tapped OutÂ to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on Sunday, March 17. Available on both Android and iOS, the update brings a new storyline, new characters, and new buildings that deliver a taste of Ireland to Springfield.
Here’s what you can expect after updating:
â€¢ New Building: Grab a pint at Oâ€™Flanaganâ€™s Pub. â€¢ New Characters: Help Tom Oâ€™Flanagan and the Leprechaun as they settle into town and fill it [Read More...]
The original Angry BirdsÂ game for smartphones, the title that started it all back in 2009, celebrates its third birthday this week. And what better way to do that than with lots of new content. In addition to support for Apple’s new iPhone 5 (finally!), you can look forward to 30 brand new levels and more on Android and iOS.
There are 15 new “Birdday Party” levels in this update, and some “EXPLOSIVELY [Read More...]
I can’t believe it’s been two years since Verizon rolled out its 4G LTE network. That’s insane considering carriers such as T-Mobile have yet to even launch a 4G LTE network. To celebrate two years of providing consumers with the fastest, most reliable 4G LTE available, Verizon has a few amazing statistics to remind some of us why we continue to put up with their ridiculous prices and constant BS.
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Domenico Panacea is an Italian Apple fan whose brand loyalty impresses even us – he first got on Cult of Mac’s radar when he spent about $ 1,300 for an LED Apple logo shirt.
To celebrate Apple’s court victory over Samsung, Panacea, a doctor by profession, was so excited that he immediately ordered up this yummy gelato cake, deeming it a toothsome tribute to the verdict. The enormous cake is made of [Read More...]
One of the very few App Store games to reach Angry Birds-level popularity is Temple Run. Developed by the small team at Imangi Studios, the game has seen incredible success in Apple’s App Store and now on Android as well. In celebration of Temple Run’s one year anniversary, Imangi has announced that the game has been downloaded 100 million times across iOS and Android devices. That’s quite an incredible feat.
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