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Shattered Planet: towards the perfect procedural death labyrinth

Kitfox Games has just released its first game. CNET Australia caught up with studio head Tanya Short to talk IAP, inclusivity and the perfect PDL.

By April 2, 2014

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Giant wind-blown ball rolls around and detonates landmines

A childhood toy inspires a wind-powered minesweeper that could help clear the millions of active landmines buried around the globe.

By October 23, 2012

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Best free starter apps for Windows 8

The Windows 8 app store isn't massive yet, but there are a few gems available to get your device up and running the way you like it best.

By October 24, 2012

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At Windows 8 launch, these 40 games will be ready to go

Angry Birds, Minesweeper, Wordament, and 37 other casual games will be available on October 26, the day Microsoft makes Windows 8 commercially available.

By August 31, 2012

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How to read and listen to music, Facebook share on a Kindle

The Kindle is far more capable than Amazon lets on. Here's 10 little-known features to make your ebook experience even more rewarding.

By April 13, 2012

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Android apps can now run on your PC via BlueStacks

Now available for anyone to download, a new test program called the BlueStacks App Player lets people run Android apps directly on their Windows PCs.

By October 11, 2011

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Steve Jobs: Accidental video games visionary

Apple's late co-founder exerted a huge influence over video games, and he wasn't even trying.

By October 6, 2011

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Apps are crucial to Windows Phone success

Giving its online apps catalog a refresh is one way that Microsoft is redoubling its efforts to keep Windows Phone in the mobile game. A year after launch, how good are the apps you can get?

By September 27, 2011

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Google unveils Chrome Web store, laptop (live blog)

Google says it has "exciting news" about Chrome. Will it be a beta of the Netbook OS or a finished Chrome app store? We'll be live-blogging the news as it happens.

By December 7, 2010

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Bendy screens, 3D Web and Windows 8: We see the future of computing

When they're not trying to kill us, the next generation of computers will serve up websites in 3D, put print-quality ebooks in our bags and be small enough so we can get some work done on a plane.

By November 23, 2010