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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [theChive]

    App Name: theChive Developer: Resignation Media Launch Date: 2012 Price: Free App-Aholic Rating: 5/5     Every now and then, an app, nay, an idea, comes along that is so epic and so well executed that it transcends gender, personal taste, and all the things that make us compartmentalize everything […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [Netflix]

    App Name: Netflix Developer: Netflix, Inc. Launch Date: May, 2011 Price: Free (app is free, Netflix service is not) App-Aholic Rating: 5/5   Surely by now we all know what Netflix is all about. The streaming service has been around for quite some time and has made a definite impact […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [Vaulty]

    App Name: Vaulty Developer: Squid Tooth LLC Launch Date: 2010 Price: Free ($4.99/mo for Online Backup) App-Aholic Rating: 4/5   Welcome back, my fellow Android geeks! The velvet ropes have parted, the clouds have opened up, and the light is now shining through to signal my return to the Android […]

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    Bin Fodder Movie Reviews: Godzilla

    **Mild Spoilers – Nothing Direct**   The King of the Monsters – that is what they once called him.  There was a time in past when Godzilla was more of a spoof character (not specifically talking about the 1998 American version, but that’s certainly part […]

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    Graphic Novel Book Club – Winter Soldier

    We reviewed Captain America: Winter Soldier last night at the book club. One thing about the actual club meeting was that it was short. Apparently there was some confusion over whether or not we meet on the last Tuesday of every month or the fourth […]

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  • Jedi Mind Trick

    Jedi Mind Trick – Star Wars VII Casting & Unpopular Opinions

    Today was a momentous day in geekdom, Star Wars Episode VII main casting was announced.  To view the full announcement along with a cool picture of all the players sitting together in the Pinewood Studios, UK: click here   Here’s the official statement from Lucasfilm/Disney: […]

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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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