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Report: Apple to unveil iPad 2 on March 2

By Steve Watts, Feb 23, 2011 5:30pm PST

Rumors are swirling that Apple is set to introduce a new iPad model at an upcoming event. Reportedly, the iPad 2 will be the highlight of Apple's upcoming March 2 gathering...

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Mac App Store Launching on January 6

By Brian Leahy, Dec 16, 2010 1:00pm PST

The Mac App Store, which was announced back in October, will be launching on January 6 for Mac OSX Snow Leopard users ahead of the Lion upgrade...

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"I think the thought has crossed everyone's minds. Cross fingers it doesn't happen but we'll see."

- Serpico74 see all 19 comments

Apple Changes Third-Party Development Tools Policy for App Store; Adobe and Unity Respond

By Brian Leahy, Sep 10, 2010 1:45pm PDT

With the announcement of iOS 4.0, Apple declared third-party development tools to be in violation of its terms of service. The move was largely...

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"Probably true, but if true, expect them to try again in a different way. No one tells Jobs no ..."

- HisDivineOrder see all 9 comments

Valve Reports Mac Game Performance Gains with Latest Mac OSX Update

By Brian Leahy, Aug 18, 2010 1:40pm PDT

Since the launch of Steam for the Mac and the release of Valve's back-catalog of Source-engine titles, Valve has been "working with Apple and their...

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"yeah, that was nice. not much exciting new tech to review these days"

- anal justice see all 17 comments

Valve to Release Mac OS Graphics Code to Steamworks Partners

By Xav de Matos, Jul 30, 2010 10:00am PDT

Valve brings more good news for Mac gamers today as the company has revealed it will "provide a portion" of its graphics code to developers looking...

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"I also love the whole "What did M$ ever do for PC gamers" seemingly without a fucking clue what ..."

- PlayfulPuppy see all 26 comments

iPhone 4 Revealed; Gets Gyroscope for Gaming

By Brian Leahy, Jun 07, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Apple officially unveiled the iPhone 4, its next smartphone, and while we won't cover the phone as a whole here at Shacknews, the device will be...

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"Japan already launched out of 4g phones. USA is slow to launch till next year. =[ C'mon, let's ..."

- commanderxp90 see all 72 comments

Half-Life 2 Hits Mac Steam Tomorrow; Teased via Epic Homage Trailer

By Brian Leahy, May 25, 2010 2:40pm PDT

[Update 4:47 PM - BL] Valve has confirmed to Shacknews that this release includes Half-Life 2, Half-Life 2: Episode 1 and Half-Life 2: Episode 2. [Original Story] Gordon Freeman's epic adventure through City 17 will

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"bored, no $hit sherlock i know photoshop has been on pc's since the 90's lol. i think you ..."

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Skate It Released for iPhone Ahead of Skate 3

By Brian Leahy, May 11, 2010 11:40am PDT

Electronic Arts has released Skate It for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The game will run on the iPad, though it isn't an iPad native app....

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"may depend on which iphone / ipod touch you have. the 3GS runs games a lot nicer than the 3G :("

- Chris Faylor see all 3 comments

Report: Nintendo Targeting Apple Next

By Brian Leahy, May 07, 2010 2:40pm PDT

After reporting its financial earnings for its 2009 fiscal year, Nintendo could be setting its sights on a new challenger: Apple. According to the...

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"whatever they think it's best - i like the products of both companies :)"

- fw_rams see all 31 comments

Apple Unveils 'Game Center' iPhone Gaming Network

By Brian Leahy, Apr 08, 2010 11:43am PDT

As part of its developer preview for iPhone OS 4, Apple revealed "Game Center", a "social gaming network" for the iPhone , iPod Touch, and the...

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"until they get rid of the jailbreaking possibility you will never see proper encryption on the ..."

- redfive see all 18 comments

iPad Review

By Brian Leahy, Apr 05, 2010 7:00pm PDT

Apple's iPad is the company's new device: a multi-touch tablet, which currently runs iPhone OS 3.2, supporting all iPhone applications and its own...

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"This notion of no OS to install/update is incorrect. The iPad does require a PC or Macintosh ..."

- Wilhuf see all 159 comments

Report: iPad Launch Games Revealed via Leak

By Brian Leahy, Mar 26, 2010 1:40pm PDT

PadGadget did some digging through Apple's database and found references to several "HD" versions of some games, presumably set for release when...

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"though screen size and aspect ratio do not determine whether a screen is hd or not. A 5", 4:3 ..."

- GenBanks see all 19 comments

Apple Adds Gifting to iTunes App Store

By Brian Leahy, Mar 23, 2010 12:30pm PDT

Apple now allows gifting for iPhone/iPod touch applications and games, MacRumors spotted--a change in iTunes that requires users to accept a new...

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"The App Store is like Steam - they've pretty much started from scratch and they ..."

- Schnapple see all 4 comments

iPad Slightly Delayed, Pre-Orders Start March 16

By Chris Faylor, Mar 05, 2010 7:25am PST

Originally slated to make their way to retail "in late March," the initial batch of iPads will now hit on April 3, maker Apple revealed today....

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"keep telling yourself that and maybe someday youll believe it. "

- GodFather see all 44 comments

Nintendo CEO Says iPad Just 'Bigger iPod Touch,' Questions Practicality of 3D Gaming

By Chris Faylor, Jan 29, 2010 12:33pm PST

After speaking at length about Nintendo's own offerings and its various milestones this week, CEO Satoru Iwata turned his attention towards recent...

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"Given Nintendo aren't talking about the DSi LL like it was some sort of mana from the heavens. ..."

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