Tag Archive: Pirate


Yo ho ho! Apple flies pirate flag to celebrate its 40th birthday

In case you didn’t know, Apple turns 40 today and, to celebrate, the company is giving a wink to long-time fans with a cheeky nod to its past. The flag — which is flying outside Apple’s campus at 1 Infinite Loop — is a reference to the “jolly roger” pirate flag flown by the original Macintosh team when it was developing Apple’s […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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This adorable 2-year-old is the cutest Pirate of Silicon Valley ever

Many babies these days have to wear an eyepatch to correct vision problems. That’s why the two-year old girl above, Layla Grubb, is wearing the best eyepatch ever: an ’80’s style Apple logo, pasted over her left eye. Talk about…Read more ›

$230,000 Space Pirate timepiece makes Apple Watch look like a bargain

Horological Machine No. 6 looks like something you’d see strapped to the wrist of an interstellar raider. Maybe that’s why Swiss watchmaker MB&F dubbed its lunatic $ 230,000 watch the “Space Pirate.” The watch, which its maker says “has been designed…Read more ›

Google Play makes The Pirate Bay walk the plank

Google has been tightening up its policies on piracy services the last few weeks and today it just gave The Pirate Bay one its biggest blows on Android by banning its apps from Google Play. Pirate Bay developers were sent…Read more ›

Arrrr! The Pirate Bay finally sets sail on mobile

Popular torrent sharing network The Pirate Bay is finally easier to access on your smartphone thanks to a new mobile site. It’s almost identical to the desktop version and offers all the same features, but it is optimized for smaller displays. The…Read more ›

Pirate Legends TD Keeps The Cannonballs Firing With Waves Of Whimsy [Review]

IMG_0028Let’s be clear: I love tower defense games. I’ve been a fan since the first time I played Desktop Tower Defense on Kongregate, I fell hard for Gem Keeper and Fieldrunners, and I carry a torch for Kingdom Rush. Pirate Legends TD by Super Hippo Studios Limited Category: iOS Games Works With: iPhone, iPad Price: […]

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Heml.is Is A New Secure Messaging App From A Co-Founder Of The Pirate Bay

hemlis_ui_mocksApple swears that it can’t read your iMessages, but with the NSA monitoring just about everything you do on the internet these days, complete security is rarely guaranteed. Heml.is is a new messaging app from a group of Swedish developers, including a co-founder of The Pirate Bay. The main focus of Heml.is is privacy, although […]

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Scurvy Scallywags Is Out! It’s The Best Musical RPG Match-3 Pirate Game Ever!

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Arrrr! Avast, ye scurrilous sea quims! Why are you even reading this? Go download Scurvy Scallywags right now! It’s hilarious, addictive, cheap and the best game to come to iOS in recent memory.

Need to know more? Fine, but you’re only cheating yourself out of more Scurvy Scallywags.

Scurvy Scallywags is a new iOS game by the legendary Ron Gilbert, the hysterical weirdo behind classic adventure games like Monket  [Read More…]

Hackulous Shuts Down Installous, The Pirate App Library For iOS [Jailbreak]

Installous is dead.

Hackulous has announced that it has shut down Installous, the one-stop shop for “cracked” or pirated apps and games on iOS. The team blames “stagnant” forums and the difficulty in moderating them as the reason behind its decision to kill the service, which will undoubtedly be a huge victory against iOS software piracy. At least for now.

If you have a jailbroken iOS device, installing a little app  [Read More…]

Fun Game: Searching For An Escaped Prisoner But Finding Ancient Pirate Booty

Every week Mac Games and More (http://www.macgamesandmore.com/) features a fun, casual game you can play over the weekend. This week, step aboard a Spanish galleon that had been lost at sea for many centuries and pick through all the treasures and artifacts jam-packed inside and out. Download it now

Mayan Prophecies: Ship of Spirits (Collector Version) (hidden objects) You’re part of a team of Coast Guard officers that have just apprehended an  [Read More…]