updated 10:12 pm EDT, Tue March 25, 2014
BBC iPlayer Radio update adds Favorites, recent searches and more
The BBC has updated its iPlayer Radio for iOS today, offering new features such as Favorites for users in the UK. The iPlayer Radio app provides live steaming access to all BBC Radio stations, with browsing of hundreds of on-demand "Listen Again" programs. Users can download podcasts to listen to on the go, discover new music with Playlister, connect to AirPlay or Bluetooth audio devices, and more. Version 1.5.0 offers a new Favorites feature, offering a save function for desired shows. Also included in the update is a recent searches history, schedules both seven days in the past and future, improved lock-screen function, and other minor improvements. Requiring iOS 6 or later and a UK iTunes account and IP address, BBC iPlayer Radio is free to download.
Total War: Shogun 2 to be released for Mac this spring
Feral Interactive announced today its upcoming release of historical strategy game Total War: Shogun 2 for Mac. The latest instalment of the Total War series is set in 16th century Japan, where players lead one of nine competing clans and attempt to become shogun, dominating Japan. Special battles are played in various Japanese locations, and clans can develop infrastructure, research new technologies and improve their political position throughout the game. Due for release this spring, Total War: Shogun 2 for Mac will be accompanied by all the additional content packs already released for Windows, including the Rise of the Samurai Campaign DLC pack. Pricing and an official release date have yet to be announced.