Children's Book Review by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Here’s an intriguing new children’s picture book. Sam and Dave Dig a Hole was written by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen, and published in Australia by Walker Books, 2014. Show More Summary
Alongside its "early 2015" PC, Mac and Xbox One debut, publisher Daedalic Entertainment has announced that lovely, snowbound adventure Silence: The Whispered World 2 will be released on the PlayStation 4. A sequel to 2010's The Whispered World, Sile...
Hotline Miami and Shadow Warrior publisher Devolver Digital has announced that it will be publishing a turn-based action-stealth platformer called Ronin. Due on PC, Mac and Linux via Steam later this year, Ronin looks like a mix of Transistor's turn-based action with Gunpoint's stealth, aesthetic and jumping mechanic. Show More Summary
Apple first released its iBooks Author Mac app for creating interactive textbooks for the iBooks Store back in 2012, and now Amazon is delivering its own textbook composing Mac app for publishing to the Kindle Store. Kindle Textbook Creator, announced today, is available in beta for both Mac and PC with the competitive benefit of publishing […]
Civilization and XCOM studio Firaxis Games is sticking with space for its next game, Sid Meier's Starships. The studio and publisher 2K describe it as a "new turn-based, adventure-driven interstellar strategy game" (PC, Mac, iPad) based...Show More Summary
Everyone's been waiting years and years for a meaningful update to the MacBook line. According to a report from 9to5 Mac, this will be the year that a new design will arrive. The blog just published a few renderings based on details from unnamed Apple employees. And if they're correct, this new MacBook looks awesome. Read more...
Every subculture has its great rivalries. Star Wars vs. Star Trek. Creature effects vs. CGI. Mac vs. PC. That one sports team vs. that other sports team. If you’re tapped into comics culture at all, you know that the great comics rivalry is between Marvel and DC.
Total War: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai is now available for Mac, introducing the acclaimed standalone expansion pack by developer The Creative Assembly and published by Sega. Joining the base version of this expansion pack will be a Collection Edition, which includes four faction packs. Show More Summary
Good morning. Here are 10 media stories. Rocky II? "Philip Anschutz is exploring the possibility of reviving the Rocky Mountain News." (Denver Business Journal) | Denver Post Publisher Mac Tully: "We're going to continue to do what we do — which is award-winning journalism — and wish them the best of luck." (The Denver Post) | Hiya, Rocky. Show More Summary
Hotline Miami publisher Devolver Digital has revealed its upcoming PS4, PC, Mac and Linux-based top-down dungeon crawler Enter the Gungeon. Developed by Dodge Roll Games, it all looks a bit The Binding of Isaac without all the gross horrifying elements. Show More Summary
Frontier has published newsletter #52 for Elite: Dangerous. It contains a bit of lore, a sneak peek at the game's newest trailer, and a nifty offer for Mac users in the form of the original 1984 Elite game. It's free, and all you need to do is log into Frontier's store, put the title in your cart, and check out. Show More Summary
A new free-to-play entry in Creative Assembly's Total War series is entering a closed beta on PC platforms soon, publisher Sega announced today. Developed by Creative Assembly's Digital Team (creator of the PC and mobile RTS Total War Battles: Shogu...
Last week, Japanese magazine Mac Fan published possible schematics depicting the design of a 12.2-inch "iPad Pro" or "iPad Air Plus". The schematics suggested that the larger-screened tablet would carry dimensions of 305.31mm x 220.8mm x 7mm, or 12 inches x 8.7 inches x 0.28 inches, which is in line with previous rumors about the device. Show More Summary
Rumors of a 12-inch iPad just won't die The latest reports come from the Japanese magazine Mac Fan (via Macotakara), which has published schematics of the purported larger-screened tablet. See also: Apple iPad Air 2: Thin, BeautifulShow More Summary
For writers and bloggers, the choice of a text editor can make a huge difference in productivity. The best tools simply fade out of the way and let you write, then magically transform your work into published format with a click. That's the case with...
Apple's much-rumored 12.2-inch iPad isn't expected to debut until 2015, but we may already have some new details about its hardware. Japanese magazine Mac Fan just published schematics that reportedly show the tablet's design, and blog Mac Okatara posted a copy of the document online (via MacRumors). Show More Summary
Japanese magazine Mac Fan has published some possible schematics depicting the design of the larger-screened "iPad Pro" or "iPad Air Plus" in its January issue, which have been shared by Mac Otakara [Google Translate] along with some...Show More Summary
Japanese magazine Mac Fan has published what it claims to be drawings for the much rumoured upcoming 12-inch iPad (via Macotakara). The report in Mac Fan, which refers to the 12-inch iPad as the iPad Air Plus, claims that the new iPad will include a 12.2-inch display, new A9 processor, four speakers to offer stereo […]
Civilization: Beyond Earth is now available for OS X. The latest installment in the Civilization series takes humanity to a new world in an effort to survive. Published by 2K, the game was ported to OS X by Aspyr, who took charge over the previous entries in the series. Show More Summary
Starting today, developer Zojoi and its publisher Reverb Triple XP will be updating the re-imagined point-and-click adventure title Shadowgate to include the 128K Mac and Apple IIGS versions of the game, free of charge. If that's not...Show More Summary