TechnologyTell
Erica Marceau
Associate Editor

Erica Marceau's love of Apple, technology, and computer games started when she used a Mac Color Classic. It was one of those life-changing moments you read about in books. After that she studied electronic engineering while writing for many Apple sites. Currently she's living in the Pacific Northwest while continuing to write and adventuring in Azeroth in her free time.

Ancient Space story-driven RTS coming to OS X and Windows

Discover what lies beyond the Black Zone with actors from Star Trek, True Blood, Firefly, and more.

Etherlords combines world building and monster battles on iOS

Play in asynchronous PvP battles until your batteries run out, not your “stamina.”

Save $75 on a new iPad Air at Best Buy’s one-day sale

Save another $50 if you have a student discount.

Create custom, 3D printed Infinity Blade III statues

And here everyone was worried about 3D printed guns…

Rising Star Games reveals Mac games at Gamescom

Tulpa’s the surrealistic one, TRI is the perplexing one.

Robin Williams commemorated at Apple and iTunes

“He will be greatly missed.”

China Central Television reports Apple is, in fact, banned

At this point I wonder if we’ll ever know for certain what procurement or energy-saving lists Apple products are or aren’t on in China. Since Bloomberg reports that Apple declined to comment and the Ministry of Finance didn’t respond to their faxes, getting an official answer seems unlikely. Whatever Apple does to get their products approved by the Chinese government will likely happen behind closed doors.

Save money on 20 productivity apps at the App Store

For a limited time, save more than 50% on 20 business, utility and productivity apps at the App Store. From organizing your life with task managers and calendars to reading PDF files to writing notes and more, there’s bound to be something that will make you more productive.

Appidemic: Munin for iPad

You are Munin, a raven messenger for Odin. Or at least you were before Loki stole your feathers and transformed you into a mortal girl. Now, you must travel through 81 levels across 9 worlds of Yggdrasil to collect all of your feathers and regain your true form.

Contrary to reports, China has not banned Apple products

China has not banned Apple’s iPad, iPad Mini, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro from government purchases, as has been recently reported. Apple failed to make it onto the 16th semi-annual energy-saving products in government procurement notification list, but Apple products can continue to be purchased as long as there are no special energy-saving requirements.

Beats employees weren’t fired after Apple merger

Apple has not have fired 200 Beats employees…yet. According to a report from Billboard, all employees, except for about five who were fired due to performance issues, were offered full-time jobs and are going through Apple orientation. However, a large number of employees were told their job could be eliminated within three months to a year.

Apple lawsuit wrap-up for July 2014

The July 2014 Apple lawsuit wrap-up sees the return of our old favorite—patent infringement lawsuit using patents so vague they could be applied to almost any technology. There’s a bout between Bose and Beats, Apple store employees grow tired of living by the sweat of their brow, and Judge Denise Cote shakes an angry fist in the air while saying, “Grrrrrrr! Apple!”