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Netflix apologizes, spins off DVD service

Netflix's CEO on Monday offered profuse apologies to customers offended when the company split its DVD and streaming services, effectively raising prices on people who used both. Rather than reverse course, though, he announced the DVD service is being spun off as an entirely separate website.

Portal is free for Macs, PCs until September 20

If you haven't yet experienced the wonder of thinking with portals, there's never been a better time to start: Valve has made Portal free for the Mac and PC until September 20 as part of its "Learn with Portals" initiative.

Batman: Arkham Asylum coming to Mac on Oct. 13

Veteran Mac development and conversion specialists Feral Interactive will bring Batman: Arkham Asylum to OS X.

GameStop will take your iPhones, iPads, and iPods

GameStop has started accepting iOS devices as part of its trade-in program.

Deus Ex: Human Revolution coming to Mac this winter

Mac users will be able to join the PC, 360 and PS3 owners already playing Deus Ex: Human Revolution, as veteran Mac publisher Feral Interactive brings the game to the OS X platform.

Riot pulls the plug on League of Legends for Mac

Riot has decided to put the Mac client for its popular free to play DotA-like League of Legends on hold indefinitely.

Multiplayer gaming goes full screen with LG TV

Hoping to boost sales of its 3D televisions among gamers, LG showed off technology that lets traditional split screen multiplayer games be played full screen.

Sniper: Ghost Warrior Coming to iOS

The successful -- if not exactly critically acclaimed -- snipe 'em up series is headed to Apple's portable devices next year.

Permadeath iPhone game getting two sequels

Controversial "permadeath" game One Single Life for iOS devices has two sequels on the way this month.

Samurai BloodShow leads trio of Sega iOS releases

Macworld got to play with Sega's latest games for the iOS—Samurai Blood Show, Brick People and Sega Bass Fishing Challenge.

Logitech's iPad joystick looks like the Fling, costs the same

Logitech has a new iPad joystick that bears more than a passing resemblance to Ten One Design's Fling joystick.

EA launches Madden 12 for iPad and iPhone

Gridiron fans rejoice: EA has released Madden 12 for iPhone and iPad, bringing updates to the venerable football franchise.

Super Crate Box Headed to iPhone

Indie developer Vlambeer's breakout freeware hit is headed to iOS devices next month.