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NORAD brings Santa (and elf tossing) to iPads, iPhones

NORAD, which each year tracks Santa's progress as the jolly man delivers gifts around the globe, is now offering iOS apps for kids to stay informed about Mr. Claus's journey.

Game company Square Enix shuts fan site after hack

Japanese game developer Square Enix said Thursday that a server for a fan site with information on 1.8 million users had been hacked, but it was unclear if any data had been stolen.

2011 App Gems

We've announced our App Gems Awards for 2011. Now get the inside scoop on which iOS apps captured our attention in the past year.

First Look: OnLive Gaming for iOS

Macworld gets hands on with OnLive’s new collection of video games for iOS devices.

Remains of the Day: Don't dress angry

The HP TouchPad just won't die, iTunes Match probably isn't bringing in the dollars, and video game-themed dresses might the fashion world's next fad.

OnLive brings game streaming service to tablets, phones

Game streaming service OnLive is expanding its reach to the mobile sphere, releasing versions of its client software for tablets and smartphones

Remains of the Day: Take a swipe out of crime

The iPhone is walking the beat, Apple's spaceship is getting closer to reality, and how would you like to work for, er, with Siri?

Microsoft releases official Xbox Live app for iOS

Out of left field, Microsoft has released an iOS client for its Xbox Live service, letting Xbox gamers log in, check their friends list, update their avatar, send messages, and more.

Remains of the Day: Word to your (iPad-using) mother

Microsoft Office may be bound for the iPad, Apple's painted a bull's-eye on Target, and Consumer Reports says that the Nook Tablet and Kindle Fire are the best tablets that aren't the iPad.

NFL Pro 2012 touches down for iPhone

Thanksgiving is here, and with it, the three Fs: food, family, and football. Food and family are a given, but even if you can't park yourself in front of a television this holiday, you can pick up the next best thing with NFL Pro 2012, Gameloft's new football simulation app for the iPhone.

Report: Big Fish Games to offer subscription gaming on iPad

Big Fish Games will reportedly soon offer subscription-based gaming on iOS.

Remains of the Day: Messing with Texas Hold'em

Why can't iChat and iMessage just get along? Maybe some day. Apple has, however, tweaked the App Store on the iPad--which, incidentally, is on a ton of people's holiday wish list--but it's also pulled its very own iOS game.

Infinity Blade II for iOS confirmed for December 1

Epic and Chair have confirmed that the follow-up to Infinity Blade is set to ship on December 1.