Tag Archive: Apple

iPhone 5 could have a big impact on games

There’s no question the iPhone 5 will be a roaring success when it goes on sale Sept. 21. But the latest smart phone from Apple could also give certain game publishers a significant… Continue reading

Samsung Unveils New ‘Phablet’: Threat to Expected iPad Mini?

Apple might have scored a key courtroom victory against Samsung late last week, but the fight is hardly over between the two tech giants. Samsung unveiled Wednesday the second generation of its Galaxy… Continue reading

America’s Radio News Network – July 12

Every Thursday, I join Chris Salcedo and Lori Lundin on the mid-day edition of America’s Radio News Network to discuss trends and news in the technology and video game space. This week’s topics… Continue reading

Apple updates laptops, iOS

There was no new iPhone, no new iPad and certainly no news about the long-rumored TV set, but Apple still had plenty to say at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference Monday. CEO Tim… Continue reading

2012: The Year of Gaming Woes

Every industry has down cycles, but for several companies in the videogame space, 2012 can’t end soon enough. While the year is likely to finish stronger than it started, with the launch of… Continue reading

Amazon fights multi-front war

Remember when Amazon.com was just an online bookstore? As the Internet has evolved, Jeff Bezos and company have transformed with it. And while the site is certainly a retail powerhouse and dominates the… Continue reading

Universal joins iCloud service

One of the last studio holdouts for Apple’s iCloud service has joined the fold. Films from Universal Pictures purchased via iTunes can now be re-downloaded through the tech company’s iCloud program. That leaves… Continue reading

Opinion: Apple’s shadow looms over next generation consoles

As the industry devours any scraps of gossip about the next Xbox or PlayStation, Gamasutra editor-at-large Chris Morris wonders if Microsoft and Sony are paying enough attention to Apple’s threat to the living… Continue reading

Is the video game industry Apple’s next victim?

While Apple has a well-earned reputation as the inventor of new markets, it’s also something of a serial killer. The company’s advances in digital music players made the Walkman an afterthought. The introduction… Continue reading

Apple ups showbiz-friendly features in iPad

As Hollywood continues to expand its options for how and where auds access its content, Apple is amping up the capabilities of the devices on which they consume that content, announcing Wednesday the… Continue reading