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How digital media is reinventing comics

Apr 11, 2014
A look into Amazon's purchase of digital comic book site Comixology.
Posted In: Amazon, comics
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Jackie Ormes: The first female African American cartoonist

Feb 26, 2014
Jackie Ormes used cartoons to talk about the social and environmental issues that mattered to the black community. So why has she been forgotten?
Posted In: Jackie Ormes, comics, black history month
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Why Hollywood recycles its superheroes

Jul 13, 2012
Geoff Boucher of the L.A. Times' Hero Complex blog explains why moviegoers see the same superheroes in the theater over and over again.
Posted In: Entertainment, movies, comics
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Comic-Con still a must-go for film industry

Jul 12, 2012
Movie studios aren't all screening new films, though. Some find the convention is a place to make deals without having a high profile.
Posted In: comics, hollywood, film, Comic-Con, Entertainment
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Amazon inks DC Comics deal

Oct 19, 2011
Shortly after Amazon announced that the digital versions of DC Comics will be exclusively sold in Kindle Fire format, Barnes & Noble and Books...
Posted In: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, comics, Tech Report
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A new look for Superman and other superheroes: What do you think?

Aug 30, 2011
Comic book trackers say Superman - and his red briefs - first hit comic books in 1938 in the Action Comics title. The book tells the origin story...
Posted In: comics, picture this
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MIDDAY UPDATE: Frightful weather on the East Coast and post-holiday recycling

Dec 27, 2010
The northeast corridor suffers a post-holiday blizzard, and travelers face canceled flights, trains and roads too dangerous to drive. The cold...
Posted In: blizzard, comics, holiday, mid-day update, Oil, oil price, recycle, sustainability

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