Dave LeClair (Twitter) is MakeUseOf's gaming editor, who has a love for console, PC, mobile, handheld, and any electronic device that is capable of playing video games!For game review requests, shoot him an email at the address below.
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Social networks are less about communicating with your friends and more about showing everyone how many people you know. Everyme believes that a social network should be a place to communicate with people you are actually friends with. When you share a status update, photo or video, it should be to people who are actually […]
Do you like to chat with your friends over instant messaging, but are concerned that unwelcome people may be able to find out where you are, what files you are sending and what you are saying? In this day and age, that is a valid concern. Thankfully, there is a program called TorChat that allows […]
Tumblr finally updated their iOS application and made it worth having on your device. Before this update, even the most dedicated Tumblr users had a hard time using the app. With this update, every detail of the user interface has been redone. Tumblr seems to have realized that their iPhone app was woefully behind the competition, and thankfully, they have taken the necessary steps to correct it.
Do you love steak? Do you love hanging out by the grill and making it yourself? One of the best parts about making a steak is knowing that the finished product came out exactly how you wanted it. If your steak grilling skills could use a little improvement, you should check out the Kansas City […]
Can’t Wait For iOS 6? Here’s How To Get Some Of The Awesome Features On Your Jailbroken Device Right Now [Cydia]
The announcement of iOS 6 recently brought many new features. But if you cannot wait for iOS 6 to arrive this fall, fear not, because I will give you the hook up on the jailbreak tweaks that can add some of the awesome features right now.
Waze, the incredibly popular mobile navigation app, has just launched an update to their mobile applications that will give users with real-time gas prices along their route. No longer will you need to stop at the first gas station you see only to find the one up the street could be cheaper, or it could cost more. Now you will be able to find out exactly how much the gas costs, so you can plan accordingly.
No one wants to face a medical emergency. It’s scary, and could lead to some long-term problems for everyone involved. That does not mean however that you should not be prepared if something terrible does happen. No one expects you to be a doctor, but there are certainly some steps you can take to make […]
One of the coolest features of iOS 6 is the Facebook integration. The iPhone and iPad is fully loaded with features that benefit Twitter users, but for people who only use Facebook, they are kind of out of luck. Once iOS 6 rolls around, that will be solved, but if you have a jailbroken iOS device, you can have some awesome Facebook integration right now.
Spotify has finally brought their long-awaited radio feature to premium users who own an iOS device. The update, available now on the iTunes App Store, grants users the ability to use a very Pandora-like radio feature through Spotify. This feature has been available on computers for a long time, so many users are very happy to have access to it on the iPhone.
Have you ever wanted to take more control over iTunes? Do you wish there were more options and settings that would let you set everything more to your personal preferences? Well if so, you need to take a look at Change Hidden iTunes Preferences 3.0. As the name implies, it allows you take all those […]
Do you live in a country that is heavy on censoring websites? It sucks when you are trying to make use of the Internet, and a really awesome website is not available simply because your government will not allow it. Thankfully, there are ways to work around this, you just have to get a little […]
Mozilla, the famed creators of the Firefox web browser, have just launched a new project designed to help individuals learn to create and build their own websites. The project is completely web-based, and it is designed to help users with writing basic code in both HTML and CSS. Thimble is part of Mozilla’s Webmaker Project, which is […]
E3 has come and gone. All the bright lights, booth babes and general insanity are now a thing of the past. E3 is about the games, but there is plenty of other nonsense to sift through to get to the actual gaming goodness. As far as work goes, I was actually at E3 covering games for iOS, but I still found a little time to run around on the show floor and play some games that you will actually care about.
Picking someone up from the airport can be a real pain. You have to try to time it so that you don’t get there too early and have to pay for parking. You also do not want to be late and make the poor person you are picking up miserable since they have already been […]