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This week's games news

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Luigi's Mansion 2 | Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14 | Ghost Recon: Anthology | Finding Nemo: Escape To The Big Blue Special EditionGames out this week include Luigi's Mansion 2 (3DS), the delightful puzzle game in which Mario's younger, slimmer brother trembles his way through haunted houses in search of...
This week's games news

Apple Agrees to Invest $250 Million at Oregon Data Center Site

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Associated Press reports that Apple has reached a deal with local governments to finalize its plans for a new data center in Prineville, Oregon. According to the report, Apple has agreed to invest $250 million in facilities on its 160-acre property, and will offer an annual $150,000 "project fee" in...
Apple Agrees to Invest $250 Million at Oregon Data Center Site

Free Game Friday: Weird platformers and 8-bit westerns

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In this week's collection of free games we've got two weird platformers that make you think before you jump. But first, we've got an epic western game that'll keep you busy all weekend. Westerado The game everybody's talking about this week is Westerado over on Adult Swim's website, and...
Free Game Friday: Weird platformers and 8-bit westerns

Apps Rush: Kinect Star Wars, Ruckus Reader, Stuff Magazine, Greggs Taste Rescue, EA Battlelog and more

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What's new on the app stores on Tuesday 17 April 2012A selection of nine new apps for you today:Kinect Star WarsReleased to promote the Xbox 360 game of the same name, this isn't actually a game. Instead, it gives your Facebook and Twitter feeds a Star Wars rebrand, including the...
Apps Rush: Kinect Star Wars, Ruckus Reader, Stuff Magazine, Greggs Taste Rescue, EA Battlelog and more
Can Sony and Nintendo's next-gen consoles escape Japan's stifling cultural baggage?

Facebook shows off the size of its News Feed ads

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Facebook wants advertisers to know just how big its ads are these days. In an infographic to explain the power its advertising platform, the company points out that News Feed ads are larger than many traditional display and mobile units. For years Facebook has had the most precise targeting options, but...
Facebook shows off the size of its News Feed ads
Find ur vuv: online dating as an 8-year-old

Best of British indie developers unite on 48 hour game project

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A new collective of small British studios is meeting this weekend to craft a game together in two hectic daysThe biggest problem facing indie developers in the digital era is discovery. With hundreds of new games hitting the Apple and Android stores every day, just getting noticed amid the onslaught...
Best of British indie developers unite on 48 hour game project

The Best iPhone And iPad Apps You Missed This Week (AAPL)

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This week we have a collection of utilities and games that will help you save time and then pass it effortlessly. Use Dark Sky and you'll never be caught in the rain again. And now you can take advantage of the new social features that have been built into Draw...
The Best iPhone And iPad Apps You Missed This Week (AAPL)

Apps Rush: The Simpsons, UEFA Euro 2012, Draw and Tell, Waking Mars, Kingdoms of Camelot and more

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What's new on the app stores on Thursday 1 March 2012A selection of 14 apps for you today:The Simpsons: Tapped OutAnything the Smurfs can do, can the Simpsons do better? EA has launched a new freemium game based on Bart and family, as you build Springfield, unlock characters and earn...
Apps Rush: The Simpsons, UEFA Euro 2012, Draw and Tell, Waking Mars, Kingdoms of Camelot and more
Watch this: the interactive story of Ramayana in Google Chrome
Why NintendoLand isn't the next Wii Sports

TechCrunch Gadgets Webcast: Live From E3

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We went. We saw. We gamed. As we discuss in the video here, E3 was strange this year. Sony focused on just new games. Microsoft is jamming the Kinect down gamers’ throats. Nintendo finally unveiled the final Wii U hardware but then announced a series of Wii U mini-games...
TechCrunch Gadgets Webcast: Live From E3

Apps Rush: Shakespeare's The Tempest, LoveThis, Tetris, 7digital, Punch! Culture Shelf and more

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What's new on the app stores on Friday 13 April 2012A selection of 22 new apps for you today:Shakespeare's The Tempest for iPadLuminary Digital Media is the latest company looking to give Shakespeare an appy twist, with its new iPad version of The Tempest. It includes expert commentaries, a full-length...
Apps Rush: Shakespeare's The Tempest, LoveThis, Tetris, 7digital, Punch! Culture Shelf and more

Lollipop Chainsaw – review

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Xbox 360, PS3, Warner Bros, cert: 18, out nowBlood, sex and violence – the timing for Lollipop Chainsaw's release couldn't be worse, following a controversial E3, where excessive use of those elements was firmly in the spotlight. As such, the game's attempts at laughably over-the-top exploitation and blunt titillation feel...
Lollipop Chainsaw – review

With 5M Downloads To Date, MindSnacks Brings Its Addictive Educational Games To The iPad

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Back in August, MindSnacks, the DreamIt Ventures accelerator grad and makers of language learning games for the iPhone, raised $6.5 million from Sequoia. The funding was validation of the 2.5-year-old startup’s core mission: To help gamers turn those nagging Angry Birds and Fruit Ninja addictions into opportunities for learning. In...
With 5M Downloads To Date, MindSnacks Brings Its Addictive Educational Games To The iPad
Sega's next Yakuza to feature playable 'Taiko Drum Master'
This Crazy, Epic Narwhal Makes Us Think Zynga Has A Chance After All (ZNGA)

20 Best iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone games this week

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Crazy Taxi, Wild Blood, Real Football 2013, NFL Pro 2013, Babel Rising 3D, Topia World Builder and moreIt's time for our weekly roundup of new games for smartphones and tablets, this time covering iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone.The week's pick of new and notable games spans driving, football (from...
20 Best iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone games this week

Nintendo's Wii U GamePad Transforms The Tablet, Doubles The Gaming Stakes

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At a press event in New York today, Nintendo of America's president Reggie Fils-Aime announced that the Wii U will launch on Sunday Nov. 18. A Basic Set (white) system with 8 GB of flash storage will cost $299. A Deluxe set (black) system with 32 GB storage, a controller...
Nintendo's Wii U GamePad Transforms The Tablet, Doubles The Gaming Stakes

Apps Rush: George Harrison, Toca House, The Land of Me, Lion King, Fortean Times and more

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What's new on the app stores on Friday 24 February 2012A selection of 23 new apps for you today:The Guitar Collection: George HarrisonGeorge Harrison owned a fair few guitars, and now they're being shown off in an iPad app made by Bandwdth. It offers spinnable 360-degree photographs of seven of...
Apps Rush: George Harrison, Toca House, The Land of Me, Lion King, Fortean Times and more

LittleBigPlanet Karting - review

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PlayStation 3; Sony; £39.99Reading this on mobile? Click here to viewCourses are littered with collectables, shortcuts and lovingly crafted scenery, and Stephen Fry's voiceover is as sublime as ever but LittleBigPlanet Karting isn't entirely successful. Its comical weapons make a little too much difference, especially in single-player mode, which lends...
LittleBigPlanet Karting - review

Apps Rush: Timeline World War 2, Yahoo Connected TV, Lego Super Hero Movie Maker, Sky Cloud WiFi and more

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What's new on the app stores on Thursday 19 April 2012A selection of 18 new apps for you today:Timeline World War 2 with Dan SnowTV historian Dan Snow has taken to the App Store for this project, which focuses on the second world war. It includes a zoomable timeline of...
Apps Rush: Timeline World War 2, Yahoo Connected TV, Lego Super Hero Movie Maker, Sky Cloud WiFi and more

30 best Android apps this week

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Real Boxing, MessageMe, The Great Brain Experiment, Artkive, Doro Experience, Spacecraft 3D, Romans and moreIt's time for our weekly roundup of brand new and notable apps for Android smartphones and tablets.The selection covers apps released for the first time in the last seven days, as opposed to updates to older...
30 best Android apps this week

Apps Rush: Your Fantastic Elastic Brain, Taposé, BrowserQuest, Flud, Bean Bag Kids and more

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What's new on the app stores on Wednesday 28 March 2012A selection of 17 new apps for you today:Your Fantastic Elastic BrainLittle Pickle Press and Invention Arts have teamed up for this great-looking book-app to teach children about the human brain. Voice narration, mini-games and a journal feature to track...
Apps Rush: Your Fantastic Elastic Brain, Taposé, BrowserQuest, Flud, Bean Bag Kids and more

Apps Rush: Daniel Johnston, Flud News, Mass Effect 3, Met Opera, Super Monkey Ball and more

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What's new on the app stores on Wednesday 14 March 2012A selection of 14 new apps for you today:Daniel Johnston's Space DucksUS artist Daniel Johnston has a devoted cult following, and not just for his music. Johnston's illustration prowess is well known, and forms the basis for this new comic-book...
Apps Rush: Daniel Johnston, Flud News, Mass Effect 3, Met Opera, Super Monkey Ball and more

Apple Marketing SVP Phil Schiller Thinks Instagram "Jumped The Shark" After Android Launch?

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9to5Mac claims Apple's marketing chief Phil Schiller told a fan that the uber-popular photography app Instagram "jumped the shark" after it launched an Android version. Schiller recently deleted his Instagram account and a 9to5Mac reader noticed this and asked why he had deleted it. In a direct message, Schiller reportedly...
Apple Marketing SVP Phil Schiller Thinks Instagram "Jumped The Shark" After Android Launch?

Ad network SessionM shares figures for American Family Insurance ad campaign

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Mobile rewards network SessionM‘s recent ad campaign for American Family Insurance saw positive early results with more than 73 percent of users engaging with the insurance provider’s creative, and more than 17 percent clicking through to call an American Family Insurance agent. The ad campaign promoted the American Family’s “Long...
Ad network SessionM shares figures for American Family Insurance ad campaign

Urban Futbol: Red Bull's 'Balcony Shot' reimagined as an addictive, Angry Birds-esque football app

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Red Bull is best known for giving you wings, through its range of carbonated, caffeinated and sickly sweet beverages. But it also sponsors a heck of a lot of events, not to mention an entire football (soccer) team in New York. With one eye on the sporting realm, Red Bull...
Urban Futbol: Red Bull's 'Balcony Shot' reimagined as an addictive, Angry Birds-esque football app

Wii U - review

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Nintendo's latest console is wonderfully quirkly, but unlike the Wii it takes time to explainNintendo has always played by its own rules. In the last console generation it chose to go up against the sleek sexy Playstation 2 with the GameCube, a console that looked like a lego brick with...
Wii U - review
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