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.

New loop library recreates classic 8-bit sounds

8-Bit Weapon: A Chiptune Odyssey is a new loop sample library culled from classic 70s and 80s-era computers and video games.

Playback turns Mac into media server for Xbox 360, PS3

Playback is a new "Extreme Server" for Macs to stream video, audio and photos to an Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3.

HFS+ for Windows makes Mac volumes accessible to Windows PCs

HFS+ for Windows is a PC utility that makes Windows talk with HFS file partitions, used by Macs.

Adobe releases Lightroom 2.4, Camera Raw 5.4 update

Lightroom and Camera Raw get support for 31 new camera models including new offerings from Canon, Nikon and Hassleblad.

ZeniMax Media acquires Id Software

Id Software is independent no longer. The company, best know for Quake and Doom, is now under the auspices of ZeniMax Media, parent company of Bethesda Softworks.

VP releases The Abbey mystery adventure game

The Abbey is a classic point-and-click adventure game set in a medieval monastery.

QuicKeys 4 released

QuicKeys 4, a new version of the long-standing automation software for the Mac, is now available for download.

Belkin rolls out new Comfort Mice, including Bluetooth model

Belkin has introduced three new mice, including a new Bluetooth model.

Seagate rolls out new FreeAgent Mac storage products

Seagate has introduced a new line of FreeAgent Mac storage products ranging from portable to desktop hard drives.

WD ups My Book World Edition II NAS to 4TB

My Book World Edition II contains two mirrored hard drives and capacities up to 4TB, good for homes and small offices looking for central storage.

Mass Effect Galaxy released for iPhone, iPod touch

Mass Effect Galaxy is an iPhone-exclusive game based on the popular action RPG from BioWare.

Crazy Penguin Catapult 2, Prey Invasion games offered for iPhone

Crazy Penguin 2, Prey Invasion, WaterWays and other cool games populate our latest iPhone game roundup.

Nova offers ExpressCard-based 3G modem

Nova media's GlobeTrotter Express 441 works in ExpressCard slot-equipped MacBook Pros.

QNAP intros 8-bay desktop NAS

QNAP's new 8-bay NAS takes 2.5-inch hard drives and can sit on a desk instead of in an equipment rack.

Ecamm ships Bluetooth webcam

Ecamm is shipping its BT-1 Bluetooth webcam, which it first introduced at Macworld Expo in January.