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Saturday Runaround – The Longest Comic And The Naughtiest Dog

AIRBOY’S FRED KIDA DIES, 93 Fred Kida, an active comic artist for almost 50 years , has died at the age of 93. Mark Evanier writes, Another worthy contender for the title of Oldest Comic Book Artist was Fred Kida, who …

FOOL: New Panelizer App Turns Movies Into Comics On The Fly

The crossover between movies and comics is obviously a broad and important one, both creatively and commercially speaking, both creatively and commercially speaking.

Al-Qaeda’s Super Secret Gay Weapon Blocked By Apple iBooks

Al-Qaeda’s Super Secret Weapon, an erotic political satire, actually – written by David Zelman, was recently released by Northwest Press in mid-November. The book has been absent from one particular venue since its release: Apple’s iBooks store. Today the publisher …

How Long Will Pretty Deadly #2 Stay On Apple’s ComiXology App?

Tonight, Orbital Comics had a signing with Emma Rios and, as a result, were given special dispensation to sell Pretty Deadly #2 early. So I picked up a copy on my way to the Alan Moore shindig. Video of that …

It’s Apple’s Fault I Paid For Doctor Who: The Last Day – BBC Say It Should Have Been Free, It’s Now Even More Expensive

I spent £2.49 on the rather underwhelming Doctor Who minisode The Last Day this morning. According to the BBC, this was a mistake. I think I agree with that at least.

Sex Criminals Banned By Apple. But Only On iOS. iBooks Is Fine.

Matt Fraction has tweeted the truth at people. official: SEX CRIMINALS #2 is BANNED BY APPLE for sale via comixology on iOS. Not the iBooks store though. Because it’s hilarious that way > — BUTT STUFF WEREWOLF (@mattfraction) November 5, …

Sex Criminals #2 Still Under Review At Apple

The story so far. Earlier last year, a bunch of comics, including Saga #12, were not digitally distribute by ComiXology on Apple iOS devices. Then it was revealed that this was ComiXology’s doings not Apple’s. So they were all made …

Cinematographer Christopher Doyle Releases An Interactive App Documenting His Street Photography

The cinematographer of Chungking Express, In The Mood For Love, Rabbit Proof Fence, Hero, The Limits of Control and many more shares his street photography via a new app.

Sequential – The Digital Boutique Graphic Novel App Goes Live (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Yes, sorry folks, UK and Ireland only… Sequential, the digital boutique graphic novel app that we covered in depth a few weeks ago, has gone live on Apple iOS devices. Launch titles include From Hell, Nelson, Verity Fair, Bolland …

First Clip Of Ashton Kutcher As Steve Jobs And Josh Gad As Steve Wozniak

The Two Steves, talking about operating systems in the Hewlett Packard parking garage.

The Walking Dead iOS Game Based On The Comic Book

Well isn’t that interesting? A Walking Dead iOS game… nothing unusual in that. But it’s one that’s visually and tonally based on the comic book rather than the TV series. Walking Dead: Assault plays like a decent rescource-managed action fighter …

Patrick Stewart Gives Another X-Men Movie The Nod

What’s ahead for Days of Future Past? A hint…

Five Page Comic Fails To Persuade US District Judge

Bob Kohn, a lawyer in the current e-book antitrust lawsuit, in opposition to the Justice Department’s proposed settlement was told by the U.S. District Judge Denise Cote of Manhattan to submit his argument in five pages. He did so in …

How To Save Money On Your iPad ComiXology Comics – For You And The Publishers

When a American customer purchases comics via the iOS Comixology app, Apple adds almost 9% sales tax onto the final price. However, making the same purchase via the Comixology website does not incur the same tax.Even if you do it …

The 2000AD Day-And-Date Digital Experience

For years, Americans and Brits have been trying to deal with the tricky problem, how to sell the British sci-fi weekly anthology comic 2000AD in the USA. Because, while there is a terribly efficient distribution system that gets American comics …

Star Trek/Doctor Who Tops The Apple iBook Charts

That’s certainly shows the power of a license. Not only is Star Trek: The Next Generation/Doctor Who: Assimilation 2 from IDW the first monthly comic to be sold singly in Apple’s iBooks on the same day it’s out in print, …

All Star Superman On The New iPad Ads

According to the New iPad promotional video, kids still read comics. What’s more, they’re reading Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely comics. That can’t be a bad thing can it?

Creating A Comic Book On The iPad

I doubt I’ll be getting an iPad 3 new iPad, when the one I have still seems as if it can do marvellous stuff. Although I haven’t even tried to attempt the following. Jonathan Woodard writes; i only have 3 …