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Fiction for the digital age

Matthew Derby and Max Winter will have some explaining to do before their reading at the Dirt Palace August 9.
By PHILIP EIL  |  August 03, 2012

Review: Infinity Blade II

Nothing is better than playing a game that takes full advantage of its hardware.
Touch the future
By MITCH KRPATA  |  January 06, 2012

Memo to Jack Reed: Cut the bull on Afghanistan; iPad iLliteracy; hazing Cain

Phillipe and Jorge love Senator Jack Reed, but there comes a time when you just have to say, "Don't try to bullshit two bullshitters."
Lipstick on a pig
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  November 04, 2011

In loving memory

Everyone deserves an iPad 2.
By KARL STEVENS  |  October 14, 2011

The year in tech

This year saw some tech wins (public information), some losses (privacy), and many more questions for the future of an increasingly wired world. (Example: Is anything secret anymore?) And there was the appearance of yet another grassroots David, and, as
Private eyes are watching you

2010 in Updates to the AP Stylebook

As any grizzled newspaper copy editor will tell you, shit ain't real until the AP Stylebook says so.
You Can Look It Up
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  December 24, 2010


Interview: Hugh Hefner

Hugh Hefner on iPads, erotica, Batman, and fighting the Man.
Porn or erotica?
By S.I. ROSENBAUM  |  August 13, 2010

Give me back my bloody pad

I was wondering ...
By KARL STEVENS  |  June 25, 2010

Apple loses its cool

Sheez, they’re getting awfully touchy out in Cupertino.
Once the underdog cult darling battling the evil empire, Apple is fighting an image problem — and critics, who say it’s betrayed the digital revolution
By WEN STEPHENSON  |  May 14, 2010

Interview: Daniel Clowes

"If you had told me then that there would be cute girls coming to comic conventions in 15 years, I would’ve told you you were out of your mind."
On going from Enid to Wilson
By MIKE MILIARD  |  April 30, 2010
iPad news, bans, and misinformation

iPad news, bans, and misinformation

So you've gone by and drooled over the newest Apple product at your local Apple store, wishing the thing didn't cost $500+. Or maybe you've...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  April 26, 2010

The ‘new Providence’?

WRNI political reporter and Casa Diablo regular Scott MacKay was the first pundit to make the observation to your superior correspondents in the summer of 2002 that we were “about to witness either the last election of the ‘old Providence’ or the first e
Angel rising. Plus, the IRS blues, after the flood, drilling Obama, and Tiger talk
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  April 09, 2010
Podcast: iPad 4-5-10

Podcast: iPad 4-5-10

With the iPad being released this weekend, we bring audio from the line outside the 5th Ave Apple Store DOWNLOAD: Podcast iPad 4-5To Save Podcast: Right...
By MorningIntern  |  April 05, 2010

Apple's iPad & the Marvel Comic Reader

No, I don't have an Apple iPad -- so watching CNET's Natali Del Conte dextrously unwrap that device felt strangely voyeuristic. Not that fresh tech...
By Maddy Myers  |  April 02, 2010

Holy Scrollers!

It hadn't been a pleasant millennium so far for books. But then, lo this past month, Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled his company's new iPad, and there was much rejoicing.
The future of e-publishing can be found in one of the world's oldest books.
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  February 19, 2010
New for the iPad: Comic books and porn

New for the iPad: Comic books and porn

 Let's face it: people who want to read static, black-and-white books (see: old people) are going to stick with their Kindles and Nooks. If the...
By Carly Carioli  |  February 09, 2010

Amazon, Macmillan throw elbows over e-book prices

Amazon, Macmillan throw elbows over e-book prices

One of the Macmillan titles pulled from  Right on the heels of Steve Jobs promising to change the way geeks read forever and ever,...
By webteam  |  February 06, 2010
Podcast:  Hiawatha Bray on the iPad 2-2-10

Podcast: Hiawatha Bray on the iPad 2-2-10

Last week Apple announced the iPad.  Today we had the Globe Tech Reporter on to discuss the details. DOWNLOAD:  Podcast The iPad with Hiawatha Brown 2-2-10.mp3To...
By Fletcher  |  February 02, 2010
The iPad revealed: Is it #namefail or #netbookiller?

The iPad revealed: Is it #namefail or #netbookiller?

Engadget demos the iPadSteve Jobs finally unveiled his latest brainchild, the much-anticipated iPad, at an Apple event in San Francisco just this morning. The technophile...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  January 27, 2010