Peter CohenContributor, Macworld

Peter Cohen loves video games, anime and almost anything Apple. When he's not compulsively watching TV or movies, he's a freelance technology journalist and managing editor at iMore.

Apple rises in "Best Global Brands" ranking

Apple has risen four notches in Interbrand's "Best Global Brands" ranking, ahead of other electronics brands like Sony and Nintendo.

Boggle for iPhone

This mobile version of the word game is enjoyable enough. But the lack of any sort of multiplayer mechanism -- even a pass-and-play mode -- dooms Boggle to the dustbin.

Able Planet PS500MM True Fidelity stereo headset

Able Planet's latest headset provides good comfort and microphone performance, although audio quality is lacking for the price.

PSPgo falls further behind iPod touch and App Store

Sony's PSPgo "Mini" games won't feature downloadable content, wi-fi multiplayer or updates -- all features supported by the iPod touch and iPhone OS.

Plantronics Voyager Pro

Plantronic's Voyager Pro Bluetooth headset is designed with performance in mind. Peter Cohen takes it for a spin and discovers, finally, an outstanding Bluetooth headset, though one that won't win many fashion awards.

HP boosts Mac integration with new MediaSmart home servers

HP has introduced two new MediaSmart home servers with expanded Mac, iPhone and iPod integration.

Adobe releases Lightroom 2.5, Camera Raw 5.5

Adobe Systems has released updates to its photo management software Lightroom and Camera Raw, the software that Photoshop uses to decode raw digital camera file formats.

Xsan update fixes serious screen sharing security problem

Apple's latest update to Xsan Admin fixes a serious security flaw in its screen sharing tool.

NFL 2010 for iPhone

There's more than one football game for the iPhone. This offering from Gameloft also uses really players and teams. It's a different game from Madden NFL 10, more arcade-like with a few interface idiosyncrasies. But still, NFL 2010 is a lot of fun to play.

Home Sharing: At last, iTunes library synchronization

Home Sharing finally brings real iTunes library synchronization to computers in the same household. Peter Cohen has had a chance to step through the process and brings this report.

iPod touch comes into its own as a game platform

After Wednesday's press event, it's very clear where Apple thinks the future of gaming lies -- in its iPod touch portable device.

Apple Rock and Roll event now on QuickTime

Apple has posted QuickTime video of Wednesday's "Rock & Roll" event in San Francisco, where the company introduced new iPods and a major new version of iTunes.

Better navigation, iTunes LP highlight iTunes Store makeover

The iTunes Store gets a significant makeover in iTunes 9.

Apple bumps iPod classic, shuffle models

The venerable iPod classic and tiny iPod shuffle got new designs for 2009, which Apple showed off in San Francisco on Wednesday morning.

Apple introduces iTunes 9

iTunes 9 is introduced today for Mac OS X and Windows. Here are the breaking details.