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EA’s FIFA franchise reaches 100 million units sold

FIFA has become EA's best-selling franchise, largely thanks to the blockbuster release of FIFA Soccer 11 about two months ago.

Gaming

Skype 5.0 beta available for Mac: group calling in, Facebook out

It's been a long wait for Apple users out there, and finally Skype has released its beta version of 5.0 to the public. The most talked-about feature, group calling is there, but the Facebook integration seen in Windows' version is not.

Apple

Major mobile banking app security holes uncovered

Banking apps from Chase, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, USAA, and TD Ameritrade have major security flaws in them, allowing hackers to gain access to usernames, passwords, and financial information.

Mobile

Is Apple aware of display problems with the new MacBook Air?

A purported internal Apple memo instructs employees on how to deal with display issues in the new MacBook Air models.

Computing

Dell moves 25,000 employees off BlackBerry onto Dell phone

Dell is dumping 25,000 BlackBerry phones and switching its employees over to its new Windows-powered Dell Venue Pro.

Android Army

‘Battlefield Play4Free’ coming to PCs

EA is digging deeper into free games supported by microtransactions with Battlefield Play4Free, which EA's Ben Cousins thinks is the future of games.

Gaming

Google plans to upgrade product search features

Google hopes new ways of searching for products will help make the company competitive in the online shopping market.

Computing

Hulu Plus now on Sony Bravia TVs, no invite required

Hulu Plus is now out of beta and available to the masses. The service will soon be available on Sony Bravia TVs as well.

Computing

Google Instant available on Android and iPhone

Google Instant is now available for iOS 4 and Android 2.2 devices, and it works pretty well!

Android Army

The Google Smartbook is already destined to fail

As it takes a potshot at Apple and Microsoft with Chrome OS, Google will probably end up shooting Android in the foot right before the critical holiday race.

Computing

Panasonic GF2 DLSM gets smaller, simpler

Panasonic's latest G-series DLSM, the GF2, improves on its predecessor by becoming both smaller and simpler.

Photography

Microsoft Kinect Review

Microsoft ushers in a new age in video game interactivity with the Kinect. But is it any good?

  • Pros: Just plain fun , Limitless potential, could move beyond…
  • Cons: $150 price on top of Xbox 360 console , Half-second of…

LaCie brings USB 3 to Mac Pros and MacBook Pros

If you have a Mac Pro tower (or a MacBook Pro with an ExpressCard slot), LaCie has a USB 3.0 card and driver for you.

Computing

Logitech: remotes are out of control

A study commissioned by Logitech finds a third of U.S. living rooms have four or more remote controls...and that number is over half in the UK, France, and Australia.

Home Theater

Woman sues Apple over iOS 4 upgrade crippling iPhone 3G

A California iPhone 3G user is claiming Apple purposefully created iOS 4 to disable older phone models. In a lawsuit filed this week, she is suing the company for a number of charges concerning the faulty software.

Apple