Social gaming — what the real players say

October 13, 2010

FacebookSocial gaming is just barely old enough to be called an industry, but already the battle lines are emerging between major players Zynga, Playdom and Playfish.

from Richard Baum:

The surprising iPad

April 3, 2010


After all the previews, reviews and hype, by the time UPS delivered my iPad just after noon there seemed little room left for any surprises. Still, there were plenty of unexpected pleasures and unanticipated concerns. Here's a selection:

“Iron Man” writer: Disney, Don’t ‘castrate’ Marvel heroes

October 2, 2009

Comic book artist Bob Layton co-wrote Marvel Entertainment’s iconic Iron Man titles in the 80’s, with partner David Michelinie. The duo recreated Iron Man’s Tony Stark into the alcoholic and playboy businessman that caught on notoriously well with readers.

Obama fesses up in comic book: I’m a Spider-Man fan

January 12, 2009

The superhero finally gets to meet his humble fan thanks to the magic of Marvel Comics.

Marvel’s Hollywood Summer

May 5, 2008

iron-man-downey.jpgMarvel Entertainment Inc executives and investors heaved a sigh of relief after “Iron Man” smashed box office records in its opening weekend.