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Spider-Man and PS4 drive surprise profit for Sony

Sales of the PlayStation 4 doubled in the Japanese giant's latest financial results, but it's still on course for an overall loss.

By July 31, 2014

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DARPA is halfway to creating Spider-Man

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has been driven up a wall -- a vertical glass wall -- with new tech inspired by geckos (and probably Stan Lee).

By June 11, 2014

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Spider-Man and two Captain Americas in Hollywood brawl

Following a British altercation between fans of "Doctor Who" and "Star Wars," Hollywood witnesses a superhero brawl, reportedly over sidewalk territory in front of a theater.

By May 30, 2013

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Ghostbusters, Spider-Man among first Blu-rays for 4K TVs

Ghostbusters, Taxi Driver and Spider-Man are on Blu-ray optimized for 4K Ultra HD TVs -- but they're not 4K.

By April 25, 2013

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Man tries to burn spider with aerosol can, causes house fire

There are better ways to get rid of spider than turning an aerosol can and lighter into a makeshift blowtorch.

By August 7, 2014

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Spider-Man window washers cheer hospitalized kids

Some superheroes do truly super things, like surprise sick children with a friendly rappel down the side of their hospital building.

By October 22, 2012

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Spider-Man swings into two new apps

Just in time for the new movie, your friendly neighborhood web-slinger gets an official game and an augmented-reality-enhanced storybook.

By July 2, 2012

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Monster portraits so tasty you could eat them

To celebrate Halloween, Detroit Free Press writer Eric Millikin is making incredibly detailed portraits of monsters out of, what else? Something very sweet.

By September 30, 2014

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Church of Geekery: Reflecting Batman, Avengers in stained glass

Artist Marissa Garner designs window art featuring superheroes, robots and comic book villains. "I would go to this church," fans say.

By September 30, 2014

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Sony sees $2.1B loss for fiscal year as mobile woes take a toll

The situation is so bad that Sony is suspending its dividend -- the first time it won't be making a payout since it listed in 1958.

By September 17, 2014