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SimCity Mac grand opening: August 29

Will it really happen? Will the latest version of SimCity finally make its debut for the Mac?

The Week in iOS Apps: The view from space

This week's roundup of new and updated apps let you see the Earth from a whole new perspective, track your expenses, or simply kill a bunch of bad guys.

Swinging for the fences with MLB.com Home Run Derby

Just in time for this week's All Star Game, MLB.com has updated its Home Run Derby app with this year's participants.

Deus Ex: The Fall jams jailbreakers, already fixed by hackers

Eidos attempted to stymie pirates of its new Deus Ex: The Fall by disabling the game's weapons on jailbroken devices--but clever hackers have already figured out a way around it.

App Invasion: Zombie Fish Tank

Zombie Fish is seeking fun, animated revenge on the entire tank.

Steam's wallet explosion

Steam's gargantuan summer game sale starts; prepare to empty your wallet

Here are our tips for making it through the much-anticipated 2013 Steam Summer Getaway games sale.

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The hands-down best platform games for iPhone and iPad

Put your Gameboy down, pick up your iPhone, and jump back to the old days of Mario and Sonic.

Apple celebrates five years of the App Store with five free apps and five free games

Apple's observing the fifth year of the App Store by offering customers five free apps and five free games, for a limited time only.

The Week in iOS Apps: A better connection

This week's roundup of new and updated apps for the iPhone includes better ways to communicate with your co-workers, make your own animated short films, or take in Wimbledon.

Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time will not arrive on time

PopCap Games will delay the release of iOS of the sequel to the beloved flower defense game Plants vs. Zombies. We look at videos, images, and existing games while we nurture the seeds of longing.

Remains of the Day: High-wire act

Sounds like the "ac" in the new MacBook Airs’ 802.11ac wireless might stand for "aw, crud." Elsewhere Pink Floyd has hit a wall with streaming royalties and Microsoft gets touchy about its gaming future.

The Week in iOS Apps: Kneel before Zod!

Or don't. There are other comic heroes to choose instead, or you can use your iOS device to get in shape or listen to music.

Second-screen apps get a primary role at E3

Who needs a TV? A plethora of games on the E3 floor are leaning on complimentary mobile apps to spread the fun beyond the big screen.

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