The biggest poker tournament on earth is currently underway – the 2012 World Series of Poker Main event. The annual $10,000 buy-in Texas hold’em championship event attracted 6,598 players, all with the intention of scoring a multi-million dollar payday and becoming the world champion of poker.the winner will be taking home $8,527,982!
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This week we learn about the surprising identity of the two men behind ‘Donkey’, a game with crude graphics for the first IBM PC.
Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. This week we are featuring a beautiful shot by Dominic Kamp, titled “The Lone Companion.”
I’ve always had a mental block against learning to play music on any instrument. It may go back to when I was in grade school, and spent two Indiana winters carrying a cello 5 blocks to school twice a week….
The whole idea of having a dynamite device like the iPhone is to play endless games of Angry Birds… I mean the whole idea is to make your life easier. Some people have no idea how to accomplish tasks on the iPhone with a minimum of button presses.
Following the recent news that a U.K. Judge ordered Apple to publicly declare that Samsung’s Galaxy Tab doesn’t copy the iPad on their website, Apple has now filed for an appeal on the ruling.
We have hooked up with PopCap to give away 5 copies of Bejeweled HD – an iPad enhanced version of the popular gem-swapping puzzle game! Bejeweled HD would normally set you back $3.99, but we’re giving away 5 copies today for free!
The iPhone’s battery just doesn’t make it through an entire day of regular usage. So, you keep a charging cable handy in your briefcase, backpack or purse, only to have to dig like crazy to find it when you need it, and then untangle the cable once you find it.
Don’t forget – If you purchased a new Mac between June 1th and Mountain Lion’s launch, you are eligible for a free upgrade to OS X Mountain Lion! Here’s what you need to know.
In two years iPad usage has changed quite a bit. When first released in 2010, the device was used mostly for web browsing, email, apps, games, and reading. According to research by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP), the users of the third-generation iPad are more likely to use their device for work.
Several Smart TV makers are taking no chances amid rumors of Apple’s entry into the Smart TV market. They are reportedly attempting to form alliances with each other to defend their piece of the pie from the looming Apple threat.
Motorola Mobility, a subsidiary of Google, Thursday appealed to the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit an ITC ban won by, no not Apple, but Microsoft, that took effect this week, requiring the removal of a meeting scheduler feature.
Sparrow, one of the most popular email clients for Mac and iOS devices, has just been acquired by Google. The company will be joining Google’s Gmail team, presumable in order to integrate Sparrow into Google’s web services.
Samsung has lost two more motions to stay the preliminary injunction that is blocking sales of its Galaxy Tab 10.1 in the United States.
Reddit user Sean Petykowski has put together a photo of an Apple Wireless Keyboard taken apart. The photo is beautiful in a surreal way, and gives a great insight into the complexity that goes into the beautiful accessories that Apple creates.
AMD and Apple have a long history of working together on graphics hardware for Macs, but Apple’s recent hiring of multiple AMD engineers raises some interesting questions about Apple’s continuing partnership with the chip maker.