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Game Centered: The Latest Crop of Core iOS Games Are Here.

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Game Centered features roundups and reviews of the best in iOS games and gaming related news. Among the App Store’s myriad games, it’s all too easy to overlook some of the great new releases. Each installment of Game Centered will take a closer look at a select few iOS games that are worthy of special recognition.



Slideshow Remote for Apple Watch Can Revolutionize Presentations

Slideshow Remote for Apple Watch Can Revolutionize Presentations

LogicInMind today unveiled Slideshow Remote, the world's first presentation remote control for Apple Watch. This innovative app lets you deliver Keynote and PowerPoint presentations like never before.


Apple Makes Apple TV More Affordable for Content Providers

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During Apple's Watch event in March, they dropped the price of the Apple TV from $99 to $69, and introduced HBO NOW, which lets cable customers cut the cord and still get HBO on their Apple devices. The HBO deal was significant because it is Apple exclusive, although just for three months, and users can get a 30 day trial for free. It turns out the deal may be even more significant because it foreshadowed that Apple is slashing the fee it takes from such content providers.



With HBO NOW, Watch Game of Thrones on Your iPhone, or iPad or Apple TV

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During Apple's March 9th Apple Watch event, some stage time was offered to HBO as they introduced HBO NOW. The service allows streaming of all of HBO's content. The service is similar to HBO GO, but does not require an HBO Cable TV subscription.



Review: BackBeat Pro Headphones—High Comfort and Bluetooth Sonic Excellence

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If you are looking for a quality pair of Bluetooth headphones that won't break the bank, the BackBeat PRO Headphones ($249.99) may be the perfect fit. The BackBeat PRO is rich in features, and considering the build quality and specs that these headphones offer, they are definitely one of the better options within their price bracket.



The Apple TV Is Now Just $69, But Is It Worth It?

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How would you feel if you had just gone out and bought a fancy new Apple product only to have it updated with a newer, better version within only a few month's time? We've kind of grown used to Apple product cycles where products aren't outdated for at least a year. If you think there's a chance that you'd feel at all slighted by spending hard-earned money on a device that's about to become outdated, you may want to consider holding off on purchasing the Apple TV.



New Update of 3-D Puzzle Game "Crazy Sapper" Introduces Support for Thumzap

New Update of 3-D Puzzle Game

Aratog Games announces new free-to-play version of its Crazy Sapper 3D, a multi-platform puzzle game for gamers who loves put their wits to the test. Fans of Windows legendary Minesweeper game and everyone who loves solving logic puzzles can now download Crazy Sapper 3D for free.

In Crazy Sapper game, an evil retired general named Boris has hidden a devastating acid vaccine in a secret place, and surrounded it with dozens of deadly minefields far out of the reach of any government or army. There´s only one man standing in the way of Boris´s dream of creating a mega-bomb and enslaving the entire world: a crazy sapper. The game offers dozens of challenging logic puzzles, while at the same time, it´s incredibly fun and creative.


New Update of 3-D Puzzle Game "Crazy Sapper" Introduces Support for Thumzap

New Update of 3-D Puzzle Game

Aratog Games announces new free-to-play version of its Crazy Sapper 3D, a multi-platform puzzle game for gamers who loves put their wits to the test. Fans of Windows legendary Minesweeper game and everyone who loves solving logic puzzles can now download Crazy Sapper 3D for free.

In Crazy Sapper game, an evil retired general named Boris has hidden a devastating acid vaccine in a secret place, and surrounded it with dozens of deadly minefields far out of the reach of any government or army. There´s only one man standing in the way of Boris´s dream of creating a mega-bomb and enslaving the entire world: a crazy sapper. The game offers dozens of challenging logic puzzles, while at the same time, it´s incredibly fun and creative.


The Vainglory Interview, Part II. With Special Guest, Pro-Gamer George "Zekent" Liu

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Out of all of the thousands of mobile games available to gamers, few if any have generated a buzz in the core gaming community like Vainglory has. Vainglory is an unapologetically core game, built from the ground up for the mobile touchscreen platform. I had the opportunity recently to sit down and chat with Vainglory's COO Kristian "EdTheShred" Segerstrale and former pro League of Legends player George "Zekent" Liu who now serves as Vainglory's Video Community Manager. What follows is an essential and informative read for anyone who is a core gamer in this day and age where touchscreens are increasingly becoming the dominant gaming platform.

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Apple TV Rumored (Again) to Get Cable Channels

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Every year, analysts predict the Apple TV will offer a la carte Cable TV channels, and every year they are wrong. Sure, some channels like HBO and ESPN have added "apps" or buttons to the Apple TV, and the HBO NOW announcement, during Apple's Watch event, help Apple inch along towards a set top box replacement. This year is no different, as the Wall Street Journal is getting a little more specific and stating Apple could add about 25 channels and could do so this fall.



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