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Remains of the Day: Rack 'em

Samsung says it's not jacking up Apple's prices, a German board game company is whacking iOS apps for trademark violations, and Apple is packing stores into two new countries.

Remains of the Day: The hard way

Apple's softening on employees with outside projects, but it's harder than diamonds in the retail sphere. And an Apple co-founder gets the hard-boiled treatment.

These aren't the birds you're looking for -- Angry Birds gets the Star Wars treatment

Angry Birds Star Wars and Angry Birds Star Wars HD launched Tuesday across a variety of mobile and desktop computing platforms, bringing two beloved franchises together like chocolate and peanut butter.

Amazon Game Studio goes mobile with Air Patriots launch

Air Patriots is available for Kindle Fire, iOS, and Android devices. But it's Amazon's tablet that takes advantage of special features built into this tower defense game.

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Can you spot all the video game references in "Wreck-it Ralph"?

Here's what you need to know before you watch Disney's animated love letter to video games.

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Remains of the Day: Friday, bloody Friday

Having killed radio, Apple may be trying to bring it back. Elsewhere iFixit hacks up an unsuspecting Mac mini, and a hot new game murders Apple's Game Center to death.

The Week in iOS Apps: The world is mine

This week’s collection of apps include new ways to navigate the world, as well as new options for destroying the planet in your home movies.

Mists of Pandaria fixes what isn't broken

Mists of Pandaria is the best thing to happen to World of Warcraft in years; you still shouldn't play it.

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Brain Kiss plays Cupid using Bluetooth headset, iPad app

Couples at the Tokyo Game Show tested Brain Kiss, a new iPad app that checks if their brain waves are compatible with the help of a Bluetooth headset.

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Weekly Wrap: iPhone 5 vs. Kindles galore

This week, Apple announced an announcement, Amazon unveiled a Kindle armada, and we covered a virtual metric ton of Mac and iOS apps. Assuming metric tons even can be virtual, which is an open question.

OnLive under new management, will continue service

Cloud gaming service OnLive has been acquired by a new owner. The move meant an unknown number of staff were laid off, but the company pledged to continue its operations.

EA relaunches The Simpsons: Tapped Out

Woo hoo! More than four months after Electronic Arts removed The Simpsons: Tapped Out from the App Store due to technical problems, EA has quietly re-launched the game.

New Sim City comes to the Mac in February

Sim City, the latest iteration in the popular franchise from Electronic Arts, will make its debut on Macs in February--the same time the game arrives on PC.