Chris HoltMacworld

Chris is a former Macworld editor who has turned to a life of crime.

Zombie Week: The undead are coming!

Due to the popularity of zombie applications on the iPhone and iPod Touch platforms, we’ve decided to dedicate an entire week to the undead.

Final Fantasy I and II available for iPhone and iPod touch

Final Fantasy and Final Fantasy II are available on the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Valet Hustle mixes puzzle gameplay with social message

Factory Games, a new San Francisco-based iPhone game developer, launched its first iPhone game, Valet Hustle. And the game makes no bones about its support for gay rights in general and equal marital rights for gays and lesbians in particular.

The Force Unleashed hits the Mac

After appearing to be in limbo, the Mac version of The Force Unleashed: Ultimate Sith Edition arrived Tuesday.

Stunt Squirrels wins GameSalad developer contest

Gendai Games announced that Stunt Squirrels won the grand prize in the Macworld 2010 GameSalad Challenge.

Street Fighter 4 coming to the iPhone and iPod touch

The legendary fighting franchise hits App Store this March.

Tune Up brings order to your iTunes music

Do have any unidentified tracks in your iTunes collection? How about mislabeled albums? Tune Up can help. Tune Up is a why-didn’t-I-think-of-it-first iTunes add-on that cleans up your iTunes library by identifying missing information in your iTunes library.

Telltale bringing game catalogue to the Mac

The game developer has made all five episodes of Tales of Monkey Island available for download on its Website. And it's giving users a say as to what game -- Sam & Max, Strong Bad, and Wallace & Gromit -- comes next.

iPhone smashed? Worth Ave. Group has insurance

The Worth Ave. Group offers laptop and iPhone insurance.

Macworld Lab at Expo

Macworld Lab regulars James Galbraith, Chris Holt and Roman Loyola take a geekier look inside the happenings at Macworld 2010.

GameSalad holds Mac and iPhone game design competition

From December 21, 2009 to January 25, 2010 game creators from all over the world took part in the Macworld 2010 GameSalad Challenge. Using GameSalad’s game creation tools, amateur game designer teams have submitted thirty-two completely games to the competition.

LaCie announces new Rugged eSATA portable hard drive

For the first time on a LaCie drive, you can have the speed of eSATA connectivity in an easy-to-transport portable drive.

Hands on with Brothers in Arms II for the iPhone

Chris Holt sits down with Gameloft's Evan Glee for a first look at the upcoming iPhone version of Brothers in Arms II, a World War II-era combat simulator.

Dragon Age: Origins

You’ll spend a lot of time in Dragon Age: Origins covered in blood. The game is morbid and a bit humorous, but this fantasy role playing game is a a major step forward for the genre.

Fantom Drives DataDock II

Versatile two-bay RAID solution that boasts reliability and functionality.