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New Book Spotlight: Seduction of the Innocent

Seduction of the Innocent, a new pulp novel by Max Allan Collins, with illustrations by Ms. Tree collaborator Terry Beatty, takes its title from the infamous 1954 book by Dr. Werner Frederick, where the esteemed psychiatrist lambasted comic books for being the scourge causing America’s youths to become ne’er do wells. This light-hearted read tells […]

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Wii U clock speeds revealed

While Nintendo has kept certain aspects of the Wii U hardware secret, developer “Marcan” has released them for the masses. Marcan has revealed the CPU and GPU clock speeds for the new console, which on the surface do not appear to be too spectacular but very efficient.   According to the dev, the Wii U’s […]

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“Social Fixer”: The Facebook You Want. Not The Facebook Mark Zuckerberg Wants You to Have

I joined Facebook in 2009 and the changes made to this site have mostly engendered mild annoyance to full Facebook rage since then. Every time Zuckerberg and company tweak Facebook, a hue and cry is sure to follow no matter how innocuous that tweak may be. So, my discovery of Social Fixer (formerly known as “Better Facebook” […]

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Square Enix: Next gen of consoles need lots of RAM

Gaming developer Square Enix has stated that next-gen consoles will need much more RAM if they want devs to create “better experiences.” Creative Director and Senior Manager Takeshi Nozue says memory size is the biggest challenge for the PS3 and Xbox 360 and he hopes the console makers will improve on this important aspect.  The company showed off some very […]

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Sample Edge of the Unknown Graphic Novel for FREE on itunes

Edge of the Unknown, the new graphic novel from Jon Vinson and Marco Roblin, is getting a lot of buzz! You can read the first issue for free on itunes. Here’s a description: Harry Houdini and Arthur Conan Doyle investigate a series of brutal murders, in 1920’s Hollywood. Summary: An older Harry Houdini, past his […]

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New Comics Day Spotlight: Orc Stain #7 by James Stokoe

Today is Wednesday, which is significant for a couple of reasons. One reason being that I’ll be getting my cheeks Botoxed once again behind the local 7-11, and the other more important reason being that it’s NEW COMICS DAY! Each week I’ll be focusing on one of the new releases hitting the stands that I […]

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Cracking Open Wally Wood’s Artist’s Edition from IDW

I just picked up my copy of Wally Wood’s EC Stories Artist’s Edition from my local comic shop and I am utterly blown away. This is the latest installment in IDW’s critically acclaimed Artist’s Edition series.  Lately, comics fans have been treated to a slew of quality books featuring classic reprints, e.g. Fantagraphics’ Complete Peanuts […]

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A small ad for Audio-Technica’s Solid Bass headphones breathing life back into our favorite dancer Marquese Scott. And here’s a link for the song provided by Audio 911. To purchase your own Solid Bass Headphones check out the link right here.

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All Republican Candidates Believe SOPA Goes too Far

I try and stay away from politics as this is a primarily a Tech/Game site, but when one of the Republican presidential candidates addressed the issue on SOPA, it qualified as an article on this site. One of the issues the Republican presidential candidates have not addressed that much is the internet. During the The […]

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Megaupload Has Been Shut Down by the DoJ

Justice Department Charges Leaders of Megaupload with Widespread Online Copyright Infringement An indictment was given against the individuals and two corporations, Megaupload Limited and Vestor Limited.   The investigation was initiated and led by the FBI at the National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center), with assistance from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland […]

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