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Behind the curtain: It’s the end of the world… Edition

Posted December 22, 2012 @ 1:17 am CST by Alberto Lima

Yesterday was supposed to be the end of the world by Mayan prophecy, tectonic plate shift, pole shift, or (my personal favorite) Planet X/Nibiru smashing into the Earth! Well it’s pretty safe here in the future – December 22nd; but don’t think we didn’t about bringing you live updates of this cataclysmic event! This concludes […]

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Samsung Series 3 Chromebook Review

Posted December 11, 2012 @ 8:00 am CST by Charles Bullins

First things first, unboxing and initial impressions. Packaging was very straightforward, giving you everything you’d expect; the Chromebook, a charging cable, and paperwork along with a Chrome logo sticker. Upon first startup we were asked to first choose a wifi network, and then login to a Gmail account. After logging in a new tab page […]

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Porn in Russia’s iTunes Store

Posted December 5, 2012 @ 2:00 pm CST by Alberto Lima

But by no means was this intentional, the report from NBC News indicates that the gaffe was a result of an unobservant web designer using an ‘xx.xx.xx’ placeholder for the Foreign Language Movies section in the iTunes Store. The timing of the flub may be worse than the actual error – on the iTunes Store’s […]

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Returning to Dark Horse Comics, December 5th, 2012′s releases

Posted December 5, 2012 @ 1:30 pm CST by Kevin Jones

I have been on a break from comics, life happens. A little over a year ago, I started following DC again monthly, especially after their new 52 launch, and I have really wanted to get back into my other two main companies, Dark Horse and Marvel. Throughout the 90′s, I bought a lot of of […]

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Instagram blocks Twitter; is this “a better Instagram for everyone?”

Posted December 5, 2012 @ 11:21 am CST by Alberto Lima

Back when Instagram announced that its sale to Facebook was a done deal, they made a rather lofty promise that their acquisition meant “a better Instagram for everyone.” Today, many Twitter users have noticed that Instagram previews on their time lines appear either cropped or off-center; an annoyance sure, but why? Twitter has officially confirmed […]

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