Tag Archive: Update


Apple has dropped a new version of its iTunes app, solving a continuing problem for podcast listeners where subscribed podcasts stop updating with new episodes. The iTunes version 11.3.1 refresh also fixes another podcast related issue, which saw iTunes become… Read more ›

If I had to list the apps I couldn’t live without, Plex would be high up on the list. Think of it like a Netflix for your local video. A multimedia server client for Mac with a slick iOS app,… Read more ›

Ever since it arrived on our computers all the way back in 2000, the makers of The Sims have always been great at providing plenty of expansion packs designs to grow your Sim universe out in a variety of different directions. That… Read more ›

There are some pretty great Wikipedia apps out there already (my favorite is Das Referenz, an iPad app which turns Wikipedia pages into what looks like 17th century book entries), but Wikipedia has just made a gambit to be best… Read more ›

Apple TV’s huge update gets delayed until 2015

We’ve been waiting more than two years to get a decent upgrade for the AppleTV, but a new report suggests that Apple isn’t planning to launch the device this year, thanks to cable companies dragging their heals on deals. The… Read more ›

I was pretty pumped about UpWord Notes when it came out back in February, and it’s still the first place I go when I need to jot something down. Meanwhile, my iPhone’s onboard Notes app just languishes in a folder… Read more ›

The console-quality, Zelda-inspired game Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas was one of the best original games in ages when it hit iOS late last year. Based on the amazing feedback that game deservedly scooped up, developers FDG Entertainment and Cornfox… Read more ›

Just in time for Comic-Con International, iOS game Family Guy: The Quest For Stuff has announced an appropriately-themed update, adding a whole new storyline and cameos from a bevy of geek chic celebrities. The new plot line concerns (surprise, surprise!) a comic… Read more ›

If you have a MacBook Air from mid-2011, you may have noticed intermittent issues where your laptop has a harder time waking up from sleep mode than it normally would have done, and when it does, the fans might loudly… Read more ›

Back before the popular starship sim roguelike FTL had come to the iPad, France’s Mi Clos Studio released a charming little game called Out There that scratched a lot of the same itches. Like a randomized choose-your-own-adventure novel with resource… Read more ›