About Franky Branckaute

Franky has been member of Splashpress Media since before the creation of Splashpress. Today he is not only writer, editor, muppet on duty but also CEO of Splashpress Media. In his free time he loves to write for this site, sadly finding available time is a much more difficult task.

Pro Soccer Zombie: Apocalypse Edition – This Is How Zombie Games Should Be

Pro Zombie Soccer: Apocalypse Edition
Every once in a while one discovers a new game, which even non-gamers enjoy. In last years zombies and the zombiecalypse have been omni-present and we love to blame Danny Boyle for this but thanks to probably the same Danny Boyle, we now can play Pro Zombie Soccer: Apocalypse Edition. Read more…

Why Free Software is Not Free

Mac App Store
Over at TUAW TJ Luoma posted commented on developer Brittany Tarvin’s great entry about free software and why free is a misnomer in her opinion. Read more…

Review: Smurfs’ Village: Farming in Blue and Finally a Really Good-looking Farming App

Review: Smurfs’ Village: Farming in Blue and Finally a Really Good-looking Farming App
Capcom has entered since a while the freemium game already and now has chosen to endorse the oh so addictive, and popular, farming scene. The biggest difference this time though is that Capcom’s farming game good-looking, well thought out is and has a nice nostalgic touch. If you’re older than 20 you probably have heard Read more…

iPad 2 in Time for Holiday Season? What Can We Expect?

As the Fall Keynote event ended there was no One more thing nor was there a No more new products will be launched this year line. Not being in the market for a pwetty netbook, I personally found the Back to The Mac Keynote rather underwhelming and all it did was make me long for Read more…

HEX iPod Nano Watch Band. Say What?

HEX iPod Nano Watch Band. Say What?
Let’s try that again: HEX iPod Nano watch band. Now three times quickly please. HEX iPod Nano watch band, HEX iPod Nano watch band, HEX iPod Nano watch band. Let me break you the great news now: that isn’t the complete name of those and actually they are called : HEX watch band for iPod Read more…

iOS 4.2 Coming This Week?

iOS 4.2 Coming This Week?
According to German reports sourced by Cult of Mac, iOS 4.2, might hit your iTunes account this week, together with iTunes 10.1 which will be needed to install the new iOS release. Two dates are rumoured: November 9th (tomorrow, a Tuesday and regular update day) or November 12th. iOS 4.2 GM (Gold Master) was seeded Read more…

The History of Online Video

The History of Online Video
Apple fans usually are among the first ones to enjoy new technology, often even to help new technology become a standard. Examples are Firewire (hold your hand up if you have actually something plugged in to your FW port right now), Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and definitely the internet as a streaming platform. Quicktime, Apple trailers and Read more…