Author Archives: Shane McGlaun


Nintendo and DeNA to make Games for Mobile Platforms

Fans of Nintendo have been clamoring for a long time for Nintendo to bring its iconic game characters and properties to mobile devices. Just about every fan of Mario or Zelda would love to see those games come to smartphones and tablets to play on the go. Nintendo hasn’t developed games in the past for mobile platforms other than its own Nintendo DS and 3DS platforms.

Sick Bricks looks like a Lego game

If you are a fan of the blocky Lego video games, you might get a kick out of a new game called Sick Bricks. This game app has nothing to do with Lego officially, but we will all recognize the blocks as soon as you see the game. The story has players playing as Jack Justice as he tries to return Sick City back to its former glory.

LAB drone has a smartphone brain

Drone aircraft are becoming more and more popular for hobbyists to use for fun, photography, and other purposes. A new drone has surfaced called the LAB drone and it is designed to be a sort of living drone capable of expressing emotion on its face.

Samsung Xcover 3 smartphone is military tough

If you want a smartphone, but need something that can withstand the rigors of working out in the elements everyday or a very active outdoor lifestyle, Samsung has added a new device to its Xcover line. The new device is called the Xcover 3 and the smartphone meets MIL-STD 810G.

The Google Shop to open in London

Google is set to open its first shop under its own name in London. In the past, Google had Chromezone shops inside some Dixons locations around the UK. The new shops are different and will be the first opened under the Google brand; they will be called The Google Shop.

Prize Claw 2 lets you grab prizes with a claw without going broke

If you have ever tried to win a prize out of a real claw machine for someone, you know that it can get expensive fast. You can mow through a bunch of singles quickly and if you win a prize, the prize is usually only worth a dollar or so. If you or your kid likes to play the claw machine, this is the app for you.

Google app for managed events is in the works

Google is apparently working on a new app that will help you get information about managed events such as conferences and symposiums. While a few images have turned up showing screen shots from the app, Google isn’t offering up any details on the app at this time.

UA Profile tips AT&T Galaxy S6 Active

Samsung has been peddling smartphones that are very popular with users around the world for years. One of the things that Samsung has done over the last few years is toss out versions of the Galaxy S devices dubbed Active editions. These smartphones are most known for having a ruggedized design and water resistance.