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Alan Moore sparks Electricomics create-your-own digital comics app

The latest creation from "Watchmen" legend Alan Moore is a digital comics "open source toolkit". Meanwhile, the app Comixology is giving away free funny books for your phone.

By May 28, 2014

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Comic-Con 2014

With great geek cred comes great responsibility. CNET heads to San Diego for Comic-Con 2014.


'The Terminator' turns 30: Time to revisit the sci-fi classic

Travel back in time to 1984 to get the scoop on the many uphill battles James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger and other stars faced when making the futuristic thriller.

By October 27, 2014


YouTube: The most popular superhero is...

In a fun top 10 list, the biggest video Web site in the world declares the most popular superhero -- the results may surprise you.

By August 8, 2013


Sarah Silverman's new political project, 'Let My People Vote'

Comic actress Sarah Silverman, whose "The Great Schlep" was a viral video in the 2008 campaign, is back with an expletive-filled project about voter ID laws.

By September 21, 2012


Comic pokes fun at Facebook's Timeline

An online comic has ridiculed Facebook's new Timeline feature, saying it'll help advertisers rather than users.

By September 24, 2011


Dead Space gets Salvaged with new iPad comic app

Dead Space is coming to the iPhone and iPad later this month as a game, but before that it's got an iPad comic app too.

By January 18, 2011


Online comic strip hopes to improve girls' health

Researchers study the effects of a comic strip-style computer program on the health of 400 young volunteers and their parents.

By June 22, 2010


Modest proposal: Open E3 to public

No one is more surprised than I am that the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo is looking like a popular, well-received press event in it's 2010 incarnation. After all, it was only a couple of years ago that everyone (including myself) had essentially written off the long-running show.

By June 14, 2010


For many, Comic Sans not a pretty face

The light-hearted font has become a lightning rod for criticism. But a decade of backlash of the Microsoft-created typeface hasn't wiped it out.

By April 17, 2009


Digital City #19: Cheap Netbooks and tales from the NY Comic Con

Episode 19 of the Digital City, where we discuss Acer's new ultra-cheap Netbook, share tales from the recent New York Comic Con, and how Lara Croft is getting sold to the makers of the Final Fantasy games.

By February 17, 2009