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.

WebGL promises to bring hardware-accelerated graphics to the Web

WebGL is a new open standard proposed by the same group that manages the OpenGL specification.

Namco's new iPhone division headed by former Apple producer

Namco's new Apple Games unit head is a former Apple manager who created Texas Hold 'Em for the iPhone.

OpenGL 3.2 released

The Khronos Group has announced the release of OpenGL 3.2, a new version of the 2D and 3D graphics specification Apple uses in Mac OS X.

New iPhone app displays hand gestures

Pangea Software's newest iPhone app displays a 3D hand that shows gestures. More than 90 are included, and you can program your own (including rude ones) using a built-in animator.

Google CEO steps down from Apple board

Google's CEO, Eric Schmidt, is stepping down as a member of Apple's board of directors—Steve Jobs cites Google's increasing encroachment of Apple's core business as the reason why.

EA announces Sims 3 World Adventures expansion

EA has announced plans to release an expansion pack for The Sims 3 this November.

Adobe updates Acrobat, Reader with security improvements

Adobe has updated Acrobat and Reader to 9.1.3, making security improvements.

Classic cyberpunk adventure game is iPhone-bound

Beneath a Steel Sky, a classic adventure game first released 15 years ago, will be one of the first offerings from Revolution Pocket, the new mobile game-focused division of Revolution Software.

Mac gaming: Better to wait than turn to Boot Camp

Playing games via Boot Camp is certainly an option for Mac gamers who don't want to wait for titles to be ported over from the Windows platform. But it's not a very good one, Peter Cohen says.

CEA: Apple's not exhibiting at CES

Apple isn't exhibiting at CES 2010, the CEA confirmed, quashing an earlier assertion from a Wall Street Journal blogger.

Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning comes to the Mac

Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning, the MMORPG, is now available for the Mac as a beta version and will be released this fall.

Apple ups Time Capsule to 2 terabytes

Apple has released a 2TB version of its Time Capsule backup system for $499.

Apple releases iDisk app for iPhone

MobileMe iDisk enables iPhone users to access the contents of their MobileMe iDisk and share it with others.

Eye-Fi Geo card exclusive to Apple stores

The Eye-Fi Geo automatically updates photos with geotag metadata, and it's exclusive to Apple retail stores and the online Apple store.

SmartMusic 2010 music learning software released

SmartMusic 2010 is the newest version of MakeMusic's learning software, with new features like a home screen, improved assessment capabilities, and more.