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Short Take: Asian-American sites to merge

Internet community Click2Asia and magazine and Web publisher aMedia have agreed to merge to create a larger media company targeting Asian-Americans. As previously reported, the companies have been close to merging since November. At that time, New York-based aMedia laid off its staff in Los Angeles and San Francisco to trim costs in anticipation of a deal with Los Angeles-based Click2Asia. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.

By January 19, 2001

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Ep. 1160: Where where we turn over a new leaf

Mitches disappointed with the election results can at least be thankful for other political victories, and our semi-political correspondent Zach joins us with all the news of the day: Washington and Colorado legalizing recreational marijuana use, New York becoming the first state to elect an Asian American to Congress, and LA county passing Measure B--a law requiring adult film stars to wear condoms. Surely there's SOMETHING in there to be happy about!

By November 7, 2012

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The 404 1,160: Where we turn over a new leaf (podcast)

Mitches disappointed with the election results can at least be thankful for other political victories, and our semi-political correspondent Zach joins us with all the news of the day: Washington and Colorado legalizing recreational marijuana use, New York becoming the first state to elect an asian american to Congress, and L.A. county passing Measure B -- a law requiring adult film stars to wear condoms. Surely there's SOMETHING in there to be happy about!

By November 7, 2012

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Asian-American Web company trims staff, talks merger

aMedia lays off its staff in San Francisco and Los Angeles to trim its expenses in anticipation of a possible merger, according to sources familiar with the company's plans.

By November 10, 2000

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The 404 throwback: Episode 508, January 29, 2010

Here's another throwback episode of The 404 Podcast during which we meet the future of publishing: Cliff Chiang and Jerry Ma, two graphic illustrators in the comics industry who join us today to chat about their collaborative project, "Secret Identities," an anthology of comics about Asian American superheroes.

By December 28, 2011

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The 404 554: Where Justin and Wilson take a trip to the Jersey Shore (podcast)

Jack White hates video games, MTV's Asian-American Jersey Shore, and the eight most irritating types of gadgeteers!

By April 7, 2010

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The 404 Podcast 508: Where we reveal our 'Secret Identities'

Cliff Chiang and Jerry Ma, two graphic illustrators discuss their newest collaboration, "Secret Identities," a collection of stories about Asian-American superheroes.

By January 29, 2010

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Ep. 508: Where we reveal our 'Secret Identities'

This week's Apple iPad announcement gives us the perfect opportunity to discuss the future of publishing with Cliff Chiang and Jerry Ma, two graphic illustrators in the comic book industry. They join us in the studio today to talk about their collaborative project, "Secret Identities," a graphic novel anthology of Asian American superhero stories.

By January 29, 2010

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The 404 245: Where CNET has the hottest geeks

We've got a new bra for men in Japan, a Web browser dedicated to the five-knuckle shuffle, a Twitter offshoot with a delightful name, and as always, a salute to our comrades leading the Asian-American renaissance.

By December 11, 2008

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Vodka maker clips ad after community criticism

Bowing to pressure from the largest Asian American online community, Skyy Spirits is pulling a national advertisement that many members called offensive and degrading to Asian American women.

By August 31, 1999