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Machine Crush Monday: Apple’s iconic Fifth Avenue store turns eight

It takes a lot to be both New York City’s most photographed landmark, and Apple’s most beautiful retail store. It’s rare that a shop can genuinely be said to take your breath away, but in the case of New York’s…Read more ›

Godzilla – Smash3 will crush your expectations (but not in a good way)

With a brand new motion picture releasing in theaters soon, the hype for Godzilla has returned. Try your hand at creating chaos in the new app Godzilla – Smash3 as you swipe matching colored tiles to make Godzilla strike the…Read more ›

Machine Crush Monday: 1976 Gibson Explorer

To me, the 1976 Gibson Explorer means lust at first sight, love at first feel and that rarest of man-machine crushes: an enduring passion that persists long after I plunked down my hard-earned cash. Gibson’s luthiers prototyped the Explorer (alongside…Read more ›

Machine Crush Monday: Leica M6

When I worked on my college paper a million years ago, my buddy Bruno had Leicas. This made him the coolest person in the whole wide world. The cameras were tiny and had the smoothest-operating lenses I had ever touched.…Read more ›

Market Isn’t So Sweet On Candy Crush IPO

For the company behind Candy Crush, developer King Digital don’t exactly seem to be crushing it in their public market debut on the New York Stock Exchange. Shares in the popular developer — which grossed $ 1.88 billion last year —…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Candy Crush Developer Ends Saga To Trademark The Word ‘Candy’ In U.S.

The company behind Candy Crush Saga has withdrawn its controversial trademark application for the word “Candy” in the United States, according to documents filed with the U.S. Trademark Office early on Monday morning. Cult of Mac previously reported on developer…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Candy Crush Dev Also Chasing Indies Who Use “Saga”

Not content with stopping game creators from using the word “candy” in their titles, Candy Crush Saga developer King is now trying to block indie developers from using the word “saga,” too. The company has filed a “Notice of Opposition” against Stoic for its Viking-themed…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Makers Of Candy Crush Saga Crushing Any App With ‘Candy’ In The Name

If you have the word Candy in the name of your app, watch out. King.com Limited — the makers of the hypnotically popular mobile game Candy Crush Saga — is gunning for you. They have trademarked the word ‘candy.’ Developers…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Farm Heroes Saga Is Candy Crush In The Countryside

Want to know which “freemium” (free to download, but with in-app purchases) game may just rule the App Store in 2014? Say hello to Farm Heroes Saga. From the creators of social games including Candy Crush Saga, Bubble Witch Saga,…Read more ›    [Read More…]

iPhone 5C Could Help Apple Crush Samsung In China [Report]

aplhawiseThe high cost of Apple’s iPhone means that it struggles to compete in China, with rivals like Samsung offering a whole range of devices designed for different budgets. But a low-cost iPhone 5C could change that. One analyst believes that as long as Apple prices it right, the device could help the Cupertino company become […]

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