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.

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!”

Appidemic: Moshling Rescue! for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

Moshling Rescue! is a fun match-3 game with a wide variety of power-ups, objectives, and cuteness. If you’ve played other match-3 games, there is a lot that will be familiar to you. But Moshling Rescue! does have some features I haven’t seen in other match-3 games.

Save money at Apple stores with a tax holiday

If you’re thinking of hitting the Apple Store for some new products in the coming days, you’ll at least want to wait until Friday. Apple Store customers won’t pay sales tax on select Apple products, both in retail stores and online, if you live in one of nine states that have a tax holiday.

Hands-on with Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar

Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar is a role-playing game set to be released on August 21st for OS X, Windows, and Linux. The game starts with you searching for a magical artifact that can prevent an upcoming catastrophe. After finding it and returning home, you’re accosted by the castle guards and thrown in prison. Thus begins your adventure of finding out just what is wrong with Queen Sijsen and the rest of the kingdom.