While the number of APIs grows by leaps and bounds every year, only a fraction of websites offer official APIs. Not willing to wait, those who want and need data are increasingly taking matters into their own hands through the creation of unofficial APIs. A new tool, Gargl, gives individuals an open-source option for doing just that.
The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to. Now, before anyone goes over-thinking this, it doesn't necessarily mean our Game of the Week pick is the highest scoring game
When you have a trailer as awesome as Block Legend [$1.99], you better have a good game behind it to back up that hype goodness. Luckily the devs behind this RPG puzzler matched their self-made hype and then some. Streamlined combat (complete with random encounters), loads of unlockable content and a robust RPG match-2 overlay
Back in late January, a trailer caught my eye for a game called Glorkian Warrior: The Trials of Glork, an upcoming iOS project that blended the comic stylings of James Kochalka with the video game chops of Pixeljam Games. Not only was it a mashup of two creative entities, but it was also a mashup
Don’t want to put down cash for a huge speaker system that might clash with the decor? No problem – just grab a Bass Egg. With this tiny device, you’ll find that you already have tons of speakers inside your home to begin with – anything with a flat surface. The Bass Egg is a […] The post Bass Egg Turns Any Surface into an Amplified Subwoofer first appeared on Chip Chick.
The strategy game that just keeps on giving, Ndemic's Plague Inc. [$0.99], is giving yet again with a brand new update that's scheduled to hit sometime next month. To back things up a bit, Plague Inc. is a game that tasks you with unleashing a plague on the world, with the ultimate goal of eradicating
NTSB judge strikes down $10,000 fine against man for unlicensed "commercial use."
In a throwback to the days before fictional whiny teenage boys who sparkle in the sun, cute, quirky, stealth action game Midnight Bite [$1.99] manages to recapture the essence of the cool, caped retro style bloodsucker and replenish the hunger of the vampire-loving public. In Midnight Bite, you play as Draku, a little vampire dude
In his first public appearance since leaving Microsoft's CEO role, Steve Ballmer did an interview with the dean of Oxford's school of business. A month gone from the job, he seemed at peace with his decision to leave a company he loves so much that he calls it his "fourth child." He talked about the best — and worst — advice he ever got. Show More Summary
Ghost hats, packs of vicious dogs, and strutting ostriches. If you’re giving me a strange look, then you haven’t heard of Floyd’s Worthwhile Endeavour [$0.99], a platform game that utilizes a combination of magnificent 19th Century photography and bizarre elements to concoct one of the most eccentric and fascinating games you will ever lay eyes
Ubisoft broke gamers' hearts late last year when the firm delayed the release of Watch Dogs, a much-anticipated title that was supposed to be one of the flagship games for the new generation of gaming consoles, and gave it a vague "April to June" release window. Well, now we can dream again, though Ubisoft will […]
Covert remote access trojan was built using newly discovered DIY toolkit.
Thursday morning, we thought Bitcoin's creator had been unveiled. Now, it looks like we might be no closer to knowing the answer.
If the space station were left to its own devices, the living quarters would get incredibly hot. There are computers, hardware, and six crew members, all generating heat that must be gotten rid of. To do this, there are two heat exchangers...Show More Summary
The Greatest Android Podcast in the World makes yet another triumphant return this week, and we've got a lot to catch up on. We'll recap our favorite stuff from Mobile World Congress — the Galaxy S5, Gear 2 and Gear Fit, Sony Xperia Z2,...Show More Summary
Spotted rocking a Nokia E72 and E5, the WhatsApp founders clearly know their audience. Like you, we’re super excited by the recent media surrounding WhatsApp....
Hey, it's HighScalability time: Twitter valiantly survived an Oscar DDoS attack by non-state actors. Several Billion: Apple iMessages per Day along with 40 billion notifications and 15 to 20 million FaceTime calls. Take that WhatsApp. Show More Summary
In space no one can hear you scream, but you can hear a lot of corny camp voice acting. It is hard to explain that an assignment as an astronaut that takes years to even come close to achieving in 2014 are left to complete jackasses in the future. Nevertheless that is what we are
Microsoft has released a walkthrough video on YouTube detailing how the upcoming Twitch integration will work on the Xbox One. Narrated by Larry ‘Major Nelson’ Hyrb, director of programming for Microsoft, it offers step-by-step instructions on how to launch the Twitch app and set up a stream. Show More Summary
What role does the cloud play in Big Data deployments today and what will the future of Big Data in the cloud look like? To understand both, we should first look at the state of the Big Data market today—and even the … Continue reading ?