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Microsoft to Bring Some Xbox and PC Games to the iPhone, 'Age of Empires' Expected First

According to a report by the <i>Nikkei</i> (via <i>Reuters</i>), Microsoft is planning on bringing a number of its Xbox and Windows games to the iPhone as soon as later this year.<p>Microsoft has partnered up with Japanese gaming firm KLab Inc. to port its games over to both iOS and Android.<p>Microsoft Corp will offer …

Rdio updates family plan, bumps the limit to five users for $32.99 a month

On its blog today, Rdio announced that it will now support up to five people on its family plan. Previously, only three customers were able to buddy up on the music-streaming service, with monthly pricing set at $17.99 for two users and $22.99 for three. Fees for two and three users will remain the …

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The iDockAll Holds & Charges Every iOS Device You Own [Kickstarter]

I have a handful of docks that I’ve stowed away in a drawer because I no longer own the iOS devices I bought them for; they were all bought for specific iOS devices, and they’re not compatible with my latest ones.<p>With the iDockAll, that’s not an issue, because it’s designed to fit any iOS device …

RunKeeper Updated With Pebble Smart Watch Support

Just over a year ago, popular workout tracking app RunKeeper announced that it was working on support for the Pebble smart watch, which ultimately broke a number of records in raising over $10 million on Kickstarter. With Pebbles having started shipping earlier this year, RunKeeper today announced …

An Anti-Abuse Ad With A Secret Message Only Children Can See

In order to discreetly reach abused children, one aid organization designed a clever billboard that only displays a hotline number for people shorter than 4’5″. The secret is a precisely serrated surface, a Lenticular lens, that reflects light differently to those looking from above and below a …

PopCap to Release 'Plants vs. Zombies 2' in July

PopCap has shared few details about the sequel to its popular lane defense game Plants vs. Zombies after announcing the follow up in late March, but today the company offered up a more solid July release date along with a teaser trailer.<p>Though the trailer does not give any hints about the gameplay, …

Belkin finally announces availability of Thunderbolt Express Dock, now shipping for $299

Back in February, Belkin finally started accepting preorders for its much anticipated Thunderbolt Express Dock that was originally supposed to ship last September. Reports earlier this month noted that further delays meant the device would miss its new Q1 2013 launch date, but today Belkin has …

Jony Ive paints a fresh, yet familiar, look for iOS 7

According to multiple people who have either seen or have been briefed on the upcoming iOS 7, the operating system sports a redesigned user-interface that will be attractive to new iOS users, but potentially unsettling for those who are long-accustomed to the platform…<p>The new interface is said to …

OS X 10.9 to Bring Enhancements to Finder, Safari, Multiple Monitor Support, and Multitasking

<i>9to5Mac</i> shares some details on Apple's upcoming OS X 10.9 operating system, noting that the update will focus in large part on "power-user" features while also incorporating a few more concepts from the company's iOS operating system. Among the enhancements said to be included in OS X 10.9, …

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