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The merging of Comixology and Kindle has created a hell I'd like to escape

The merging of Comixology and Kindle has created a hell I’d like to escape

In February of this year, Amazon finally completed its consumption of the once independent app for downloading comics, Comixology. Amazon had acquired the app way back in 2013, and apart from removing the ability to buy comics directly from the app, it left it untouched for nearly a decade. But this year, Amazon changed things …

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Luxury stores still limiting post-COVID crowds — and won't admit why

Luxury stores still limiting post-COVID crowds — and won’t admit why

COVID-19 is waning, but shopping for a Louis Vuitton bag, a Chanel suit or a pair of Gucci loafers increasingly means standing in line outside a boutique — and luxury brands have been conspicuously tight-lipped on why. Most elite labels leaned into “appointment shopping” during the height of the pandemic, citing the need for social …

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Ultimate Marvel vs.  Capcom 3's grand finals at Combo Breaker was a set for the history books with an ending that must be seen to be believed

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3’s grand finals at Combo Breaker was a set for the history books with an ending that must be seen to be believed

Even though Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is now over 10 years old and has seen too many amazing moments to count, the game of hype had one of its best sets of all time this weekend. …

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Jamie was lost in LA and his anxiety was growing.  Then a stranger stepped in: NPR

Jamie was lost in LA and his anxiety was growing. Then a stranger stepped in: NPR

Jamie Spurway (right) and his partner. Jamie Spurway hide caption toggle caption Jamie Spurway Jamie Spurway (right) and his partner. Jamie Spurway This story is part of the My Unsung Hero series from the Hidden Brain team about people whose kindness left a lasting impression on someone else. In 1998, Jamie Spurway flew to the …

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NVIDIA Rumored To Launch GeForce RTX 4090 First Followed By RTX 4080 & RTX 4070 Graphics Cards

NVIDIA Rumored To Launch GeForce RTX 4090 First Followed By RTX 4080 & RTX 4070 Graphics Cards

NVIDIA is rumored to focus on high-end GeForce RTX 40 graphics cards starting with the GeForce RTX 4090 when the new series arrives later this year. NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 Rumored To Be The First Graphics Card To Launch In RTX 40 Series Lineup, Followed By RTX 4080 & RTX 4070 As per the latest …

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Triangle Strategy Producers Talk HD-2D And Why Other Devs Haven't Used it

Triangle Strategy Producers Talk HD-2D And Why Other Devs Haven’t Used it

Picture: Squa With the release of Octopath Traveler and Triangle Strategy — and the upcoming Live A Live and Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake — Square Enix has become synonymous with a new style of retro-inspired visuals. Combining rich HD 3D backdrops with SNES-inspired pixel art characters and monsters, HD-2D’s color palette, lighting, and beautifully …

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Apple's RealityOS for rumored headset appears in trademark application

Apple’s RealityOS for rumored headset appears in trademark application

RealityOS — the name Apple is reportedly using for the operating system running on its rumored virtual and augmented reality headset — has appeared in a trademark filing spotted by Parker Ortolani. Bloomberg News was first to report the “reality operating system” branding back in 2017, and references to the name have appeared in Apple’s …

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Nintendo Switch Memorial Day Sale live blog: these are the best deals

Nintendo Switch Memorial Day Sale live blog: these are the best deals

Refresh 2022-05-30T12:09:21.911Z (Image credit: Nintendo) Save $147.20 on this Nintendo Switch games bundle deal at Walmart. (opens in new tab) For $639.99 you get the standard 32GB Nintendo Switch console with six hit games: Super Mario Party, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, 1-2 Switch, Arms, Overcooked 2, and Kirby Star Allies. If you’re new to Switch, …

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