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Tetris Journey Through Three Decades · Guardian Liberty Voice

On this day, also known as National <i>Tetris</i> Day, June 6, 1984, <i>Tetris</i> was born into the public’s mind as a puzzle that has since grown through the past …

Cuba mobile email experiment causes chaos

HAVANA (AP) — On an island where most people have no Internet access, the arrival of mobile phone email service was embraced with joy.<p>Tens of …

Android user sues Apple for not delivering texts after she ditched her iPhone

A former iPhone user is suing Apple for not delivering her text messages after switching to a competitor’s smartphone.<p>The lawsuit follows similar complaints by ex-iPhone users, in which they claim they aren’t receiving text messages after leaving iOS for Android.<p>While this appears to be a technical …

Flappy Bird Is Returning To The App Store!

If you somehow managed to miss out on one of the largest App Store sensations this year before it was pulled by its developer, you're in luck. Flappy Bird is set to return to the App Store with some new features that'll make a seemingly overnight success an even bigger deal than it was …

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What you need to know about online advertisers tracking you

Spend lots of time online? Then perhaps you've heard of targeted advertising, "Big Data" analysis and complaints of privacy violations by advertising companies. The ads above your Gmail inbox? Yeah, those. As it turns out, most people don't like being tracked by advertisers. Surprise! As such, a …

Re/code on TV: Snapchat's Privacy Bumbles and Apple's Bid for Beats

Re/code staff went on the airwaves to discuss last week's big tech headlines.<p>Oh, snap! <b>Re/code</b>’s Kara Swisher went on CNBC this week to “say the kindest thing” she could about Snapchat after the Federal Communications Commission slapped the ephemeral messaging service with 20 years of privacy audits …

Internet Firms Launch Effort to Expose Deceptive Ads

Google, Facebook, Twitter and AOL launch coalition to battle deceptive ad practices.<p>Google, Facebook, Twitter and AOL launched a new campaign to help protect consumers from deceptive online ads with a report detailing the dangers of online tech support scams.<p>The Internet companies launched …

Pokemon Ruby And Sapphire 3DS Remakes Announced

Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire coming in November<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Nintendo has announced Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha …

Pokémon Google Maps Rewards Players Who Catch 'Em All

Well, this is a nice surprise. Remember that time Google filled their Maps app with Pokémon for April Fools day? It looks like some of the people …

Introducing Galxyz: Come for the Intergalactic Battles -- Stay for the Science

Galxyz allows players to battle King Dullard, while learning about physics, math and more.<p>Entrepreneur Osman Rashid is taking the wraps off his latest education venture on Tuesday, introducing a mobile game designed to inspire interest in science and help students meet new education …

The Best Apple LEGO Projects Ever [Gallery]

LEGOs are one of the greatest toys ever invented. You can build pretty much anything you can dream of with them. Even a car. They’re amazing.<p>We’ve seen tons of Apple-inspired LEGO projects over the last couple of years, from LEGO Apple Store replicas, to a working LEGO Mac Pro. There is no limit to …

Adobe Patches Flash Flaw That Allows Attacks in Microsoft Browser

Attacks exploiting the vulnerability are still ongoing, so a branch of Homeland Security suggests using another browser.<p>Adobe said that it had pushed out an update for Flash that should put a stop to a series of attacks being carried out against users of Microsoft Windows.<p>Microsoft issued a …

Smule Raises More Money for Magic Piano and Its Other Music Apps

Real money in playful apps.<p>There are lots of one-hit wonders in the app world. But there aren’t many companies that have figured out how to nurture a stable of successful apps.<p>Here’s one of them: Smule, which makes a series of playful music apps, like Magic Piano and Songify. The company doesn’t …

This Guy Makes Millions Playing Video Games on YouTube

What?!<p>The YouTube personality with the most subscribers isn’t Justin Bieber (8 million) or Rihanna (12.5 million). That honor goes to a 24-year-old Swede named Felix Kjellberg, better known by his YouTube handle, PewDiePie.<p>PewDiePie doesn’t sing or dance, no. PewDiePie has made his name—and a …

SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition re-released digitally via Mac App Store

<i>SimCity 4: Deluxe Edition</i> has been updated for current Mac systems and is now available to download for OS X 10.8.5 or higher, Aspyr Media announced today.<p>In <i>SimCity 4</i>, players take on the role of mayor as they attempt to build and develop cities. Players have the power to control natural disasters …

Minecraft: Pocket Edition surpasses 21M copies sold

<i>Minecraft</i> has reached a new sales milestone on mobile devices: Mojang has now sold more than 21 million copies of the game's <i>Pocket Edition</i>, announced Mojang's Jens Bergensten on Twitter today.<p>"[<i>Minecraft: Pocket Edition</i>] has sold over 20 million copies (actually, over 21M)," said Bergensten, the …