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    My Favorite Albums of 2013

    Let me just start off with this. This is NOT a best of 2013 countdown, nor is it a top ten list. This is an article that discusses my favorite albums of 2013. You see, I believe music to be very personal. What one would […]

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    Star Wars Episode VII – Release Date Announced

    Well, my good Geeks, today is a good day.  We are one step closer to new Star Wars movies with the official announcement of a release date.  Disney released today that the as-yet untitled Star Wars Episode VII will be released on December 18,2015.  A […]

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    Mt. Rushmore of Comics

    I heard this great debate recently on sports talk radio about the Mt. Rushmore of coaches and who belonged on it.  This got me thinking about all the different possibilities to have this discussion.  There may, perhaps, possibly be more of these in your future […]

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    Case Study 001: Fries, Victor

    Victor Fries is a 40 year old male that was referred due to his increasingly violent and aggressive behavior. The onset of this behavior began after a horrible accident, ten years ago, that left him unable to survive in temperatures above freezing. Victor was a […]

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    Magic Abounds in Joyland, King’s latest

    Stephen King has had his detractors over the years. People accuse his writing of being low brow and written for the lowest common denominator. They are all fools, because King’s books to me have always been magic. Whether it’s his regular horror such as The […]

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    Joyland Online Carnival Tour – Win Prizes

      Step right up! Step right up! Talk “the Talk” @Titan Books to Win Money-Can’t-Buy Prizes  Best-selling author Stephen King returns with a breathtaking tale of love – and loss – set in a 1970s North Carolina amusement park. Celebrating the release of this bittersweet […]

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    WWDC 2013: Apple Isn’t Dead!

    In the words of Phill Schiller, “[Apple] can’t innovate anymore, my ass!” The last year for Apple has been nothing short of unpredictable. After the unveiling of the newest groundbreaking iMac, the subtly-altered fifth generation iPhone, and the drastically botched 6th iteration of iOS, Apple’s […]

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    Free Comics!

    That’s right, kids, you heard me! Free comics! ComiXology and Marvel are pleased to announce the return of Marvel #1, a unique opportunity for fans to experience all of their favorite Marvel Super Heroes, and some new ones, by accessing over 700 #1 issues for free. These free […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [After Burner Climax]

    App Name: After Burner Climax Developer: SEGA Launch Date: 2-7-13 Price: $2.99 / €2.20 App-Aholic Rating: 4.3/5 Watch it Here: Official Game Trailer The old legacy that is Sega is still pumping out the occasional adrenaline-enthralling adventure. Their latest iOS endeavor, After Burner Climax, capitalizes […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Table Top Racing]

    App Name: Table Top Racing Developer: Playrise Edge Ltd. Launch Date: 1-26-13 Price: $2.99 / €2.19 App-Aholic Rating: 5/5 Hey, ’80s and ’90s kids! Remember Micro Machines? Welcome them to the mobile gaming realm in this mini road racer, Table Top Racing, by Playrise Edge […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Cracking Sands]

    App Name: Cracking Sands Developer: Polarbit Launch Date: 1-24-13 Price: $4.99 / €3.74 App-Aholic Rating: 3.6 / 5 Everyone loves Mario. Everyone loves go-carts. So naturally, everyone loves Mario and his brigade of friends driving go-carts. While this game has nothing to do with our […]

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    Product Review: LG Nexus 4

    Product Name: Nexus 4 Maker/Distributor: LG / Google Price: $299 (8gb) / $349 (16gb) 8DAG Rating: 5/5 Anyone familiar with my work here at 8DAG knows my life virtually revolves around the iOS platform. My ENTIRE life, at some point or another, in pieces or […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Infestor]

    App Name: Infestor Developer: Ravenous Games Inc. Launch Date: 1-17-13 Price: $0.99 / €0.74 App-Aholic Rating: 4.8/5 Watch it Here: Official Game Trailer Ravenous Games isn’t exactly new to the AppStore, nor are they new to the platformer genre. Refining the overall aesthetics of everything […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Little Amazon]

    App Name: Little Amazon Developer: Bulkypix Launch Date: 1-10-13 Price: $Free / €Free App-Aholic Rating: 3.8/5 Watch it Here: Official Game Trailer BulkPix has been one of my more favored developers since the likes of Terra Noctis and JAZZ: Trump’s Journey graced the AppStore. With […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: 2013 Shout-Out

    Welcome to the 8DAG of 2013, app-aholics! Since this year kicked off a little lethargically in the AppStore, I thought I would take the week to highlight the changes that will be taking place here on iOSA3. As the 8DAG crew continues to expand across […]

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    Top 8: iOS App-Aholics Anonymous 2012 Wrap-Up

    Well, you’re here reading this, so that means you didn’t die on December 21st like the rest of the world. Congratulations! So how else would we celebrate your being alive? By an iOSA3 2012 wrap-up, of course! Here we will count down my top 8 […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Ravensword Shadowlands]

    App Name: Ravensword Shadowlands Developer: Crescent Moon Games Launch Date: 12-19-12 Price: $6.99 / €5.31 App-Aholic Rating: 5/5 Crescent Moon games, fronted by Josh Presseisen, has had an incredibly productive (and undoubtedly successful) year. At the rate and quality of titles they’ve released since last […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Google Maps]

    App Name: Google Maps Developer: Google Inc. Launch Date: 12-12-12 Price: FREE App-Aholic Rating: 5/5 Thanks to a dull contribution to the iOS gaming market, this week’s iOSA3 spotlight strays away from entertainment and illuminates a newfound gem that just corrected the problem, which never […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]

    App Name: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Developer: Rockstar Games Launch Date: 12-6-12 Price: $4.99 / €3.86 App-Aholic Rating: 4/5 Watch it Here: Official Game Trailer A dark side; everyone’s got one. Whether you’d prefer to steal a car or launder thousands of dollars, the […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders]

    App Name: Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders Developer: Atypical Games Launch Date: 11-27-12 Price: $4.99 / €3.84 App-Aholic Rating: 3.8/5 Watch it Here: Official Game Trailer I’ve been conflicted on the Sky Gambler series from the start. Rise of Glory, their WWI flying experience, was mediocre […]

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