Comixology DRM-Free Backup Downloads Start Rolling Out

Just a few hours after reading about it on Gizmodo, I got an e-mail from Comixology that one of my purchases was available for the DRM-free backup program, so I tried it out. Gotta say it's nice that they let you know when issues become available so you don't have to just keep checking back. » 7/25/14 8:21pm Yesterday 8:21pm

Stop Making Sense: The Lunkheaded Genius Of Big Trouble In Little China

In 1988's Die Hard—probably the most perfect and pure American action movie ever made—we met Bruce Willis's John McClane, a different kind of action hero. McClane wasn't an ultra-capable superman, but instead a resourceful, slippery, one-liner-slinging everyman, not to mention, sometimes, a smarmy asshole. Action… » 7/25/14 6:43pm Yesterday 6:43pm

Top 5 Weird and Gross Medical Case Studies

In the course of my work, I have to dive into the scientific literature, and sometimes I happen across medical case studies. These occur when a patient stumbles into hospital with a condition that is deemed interesting to the rest of the scientific community, and written and published in esteemed journals. I blogged… » 7/25/14 3:36pm Yesterday 3:36pm

This Mondo Heavy Metal poster is set to be released at Comic Con

According to Slash Film, a new animated feature is in the works. The futuristic psychedelia is in full force here. Just don't forget the cartoon boobies, OK guys? The poster is supposed to be animated is some fashion according to the article. » 7/25/14 2:05pm Yesterday 2:05pm