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13-inch MacBook Pro w. Retina vs. old MacBook Pro vs. Sony Vaio Z: Spec showdown

We compare the new 13-inch MacBook Pro to Sony's Vaio Z to see how it stacks up to one of its closest PC competitors, along with the old, non-Retina MacBook Pro thrown in for good measure.

Is ‘Wizard of Oz’ the next big social gaming phenomenon?

After two years and $8 million Spooky Cool Labs has adapted one of the most beloved films in Hollywood’s history, the Wizard of Oz, into what may be one of the biggest online social games of the year.

Nissan Extrem concept: Brazil gets its own Juke

The Nissan Extrem may have been designed specifically for Brazil, but it borrows a lot, including a turbocharged engine and all-wheel drive, from Nissan's other crossover coupe.

Borderlands Legends: Gearbox Software brings its shooter franchise to iOS

The Borderlands franchise is headed to iOS with the mysterious, top-down action-RPG Borderlands Legends.

God Of War: Ascension multiplayer beta arrives this winter

Assuming you have a PlayStation Plus subscription (or are supremely lucky) you'll get your first opportunity to try out God Of War: Ascension's multiplayer combat later this year.

Microsoft Xbox 360 update comes to all, introducing disruptive changes

Microsoft completed its week long roll out of the new Xbox 360 dashboard on Tuesday, preparing its console business for the Friday release of Windows 8. Changes to the interface might not please users, though.

Zynga lays off ‘more than 100’ employees during Apple event

As Apple was unveiling its latest slate of gadgets this morning, casual gaming giant Zynga dumped over 100 employees. Suspicious timing? Maybe that's the point.
Home Theater

McIntosh tempts audiophiles by unveiling its first Airplay speaker, the McAire

Despite its lofty price tag, the McAire, McIntosh's first AirPlay speaker, is oh-so-tantalizing to audio connoisseurs.

Doom 3 BFG Edition bumps the original Doom 3 up to $121 on Steam

In the past, re-releasing a game as a digital download was simple since the original release was only available as an out of print disc or cartridge. Doom 3: BFG Edition demonstrates that the business is trickier when a game was released…