Mojang isn't just focused on shipping endless variations of Minecraft -- it can publish other games, too. As proof, the Microsoft-owned team has announced that Cobalt, an Oxeye-developed 2D platform game for Mac, PC, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, will finally arrive (it was unveiled in 2012) in October. Show More Summary
Don't Starve will be getting a new single-player expansion entitled Shipwrecked. Due this autumn on PC, Mac and Linux, Shipwrecked is being published by Capy Games, the company behind Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery, Super Time Force and Below Shipwrecked will contain "new playable characters, biomes, creatures and seasonal effects." Read more…
For me, it’s the burning question of 2015: “Should I buy an Apple Watch?” As editor and publisher of Cult of Mac, everybody’s always asking me if Apple’s smartwatch is a must-buy. The simple answer is there’s no simple answer, for reasons that might surprise you. Obviously I’m an Apple fan, but not everybody loves […]
Mac sales rose 16.1 percent year-over-year in the June quarter, even as the PC industry as a whole shrank 11.8 percent, according to new data published on Thursday by research firm IDC.
Publisher Square Enix pulls game from sale and offers refunds.
Apple on Tuesday released GarageBand 10.1 for the Mac, adding a number of features including Force Touch support and the ability to publish directly to Apple Music Connect.
In tandem with today’s launch of Apple Music, the company has also pushed out an update to its GarageBand ($5) music creation software, with a tie-in that allows artists to now publish their tracks directly to the Apple Music Connect service, allowing jams and mixes in progress to be quickly shared with fans.
Apple has published an update for iBooks Author to accompany today’s iOS 8.4 mobile software upgrade. The new version of the Mac app allows content creators to export their rich media textbooks for the iPhone. Previously these types of books were reserved exclusively for the iPad, but iOS 8.4 enabled compatiblity on a wider range of devices. […]
As promised, Apple has released GarageBand 10.1 through the Mac App Store. The update includes previously highlighted new features including 10 new Drummers, new synths and a ‘Transform Pad’ feature. The update also includes support for Apple’s new Force Touch trackpads from the 12-inch MacBook and 15-inch MacBook Pro. For artists publishing to Apple Music, […]
You know that coffee perks you up. And when you’re sad, mac and cheese can make you feel better. But could miso soup or sauerkraut help you feel less tense at parties?Yes, according to a new study, published online in the journal Psychiatry Research. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, researchers from several universities published a report exposing a string of security vulnerabilities in iOS and OS X. The vulnerabilities, all labeled as XARA weaknesses, let malicious apps approved on the Mac and...Show More Summary
A group of six university researchers claim to have successfully bypassed Apple’s tight App Store approval processes to publish Mac and iOS malware apps. According to the report, the team presented the zero-day vulnerability to Apple back in October 2014 and were … Read more ›
Sprout is a home computer that will do for the design industry what the Apple Mac did for publishing in the 1980s.
Offbeat claymation adventure Armikrog is coming to PC, Mac and Linux on 18th August, publisher Versus Evil has announced. Typically it will go for £18.99, but pre-orders are 10 per cent off at £17.09. Alternatively, there's a special edition for £22.99 (or £20.69 for pre-orders) that comes with the soundtrack. Read more…
Apple has ended its separate iOS and Mac developer programs that required software makers to buy two different memberships in order to publish across the company’s various platforms and replaecd them with a single combined Apple Developer Program. The $99 program will allow developers to have access to the SDKs for (and prerelease builds) of OS […]
Fortune on Thursday published the 2015 edition of its annual Fortune 500 list, as last year ranking Apple fifth among U.S. corporations in terms of revenue, largely on the sales of iPhones and Macs.
Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve published several articles detailing the future of iOS (the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch’s operating system), OS X (the Mac’s operating system), and Watch OS (the software that runs on the Apple Watch). Here’s a list of links to the stories we’ve written thus far about the new operating systems, […]
Over the past six months, I’ve published quite a few tutorials to help Mac users improve the performance of older computers, as well as some great guides to the best Mac accessories across a variety of categories. Today, I’m tying them all together in this handy, one-stop roundup of the best Mac accessories and upgrades. This guide walks […]
Over the past week, we’ve published several articles detailing the future of iOS (the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch’s operating system), OS X (the Mac’s operating system), and Watch OS (the software that runs on the Apple Watch). With the long weekend ahead, we’ve decided to put together a roundup of all of our published […]
Believe it or not, it’s been nearly a decade since The Cult of Mac got published. The book, by our fearless leader Leander Kahney, took readers on a deep dive into the world of Apple fanatics around the world. It … Read more ›