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Brisbane Times
Rise of the geeks: The Amazon meme that captures 20 years of businessimages of Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, side by side, showing a remarkable transf
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 hours ago
images of Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, side by side, showing a remarkable transformation from Nineties-era bookish computer nerd, to the muscular, Patagonia vest clad, aviator-wearing mogul of today. It was an amusing little snippet of internet... Read more
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WA Today
Rise of the geeks: The Amazon meme that captures 20 years of businessimages of Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, side by side, showing a remarkable transf
WA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
images of Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, side by side, showing a remarkable transformation from Nineties-era bookish computer nerd, to the muscular, Patagonia vest clad, aviator-wearing mogul of today. It was an amusing little snippet of internet... Read more
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11h
The Age
Rise of the geeks: The Amazon meme that perfectly explains 20 years of business images of Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, side by side, showing a remarkable transf
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
images of Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, side by side, showing a remarkable transformation from Nineties-era bookish computer nerd, to the muscular, Patagonia vest clad, aviator-wearing mogul of today. It was an amusing little snippet of internet... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rise of the geeks: The Amazon meme that perfectly explains 20 years of business images of Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, side by side, showing a remarkable transf
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
images of Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, side by side, showing a remarkable transformation from Nineties-era bookish computer nerd, to the muscular, Patagonia vest clad, aviator-wearing mogul of today. It was an amusing little snippet of internet... Read more
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19h
Billboard
'Detroit' Comes to Detroit: The Stars of the Civil-Unrest Drama Discuss the Film at Its Hometown Premiereof it," says Smith. "You can't talk about Detroit without talking to Motown, so
Billboard / Posted 19 hours ago
of it," says Smith. "You can't talk about Detroit without talking to Motown, so it was just awesome going back in a time machine and learning about all the music of the period and just being well-versed in all the material. I like to call myself... Read more
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The Washington Times
Comic-Con’s diversity echoed in new films and TV projectslooking for distributors for his latest film project. The 48th annual Comic-Co
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
looking for distributors for his latest film project. The 48th annual Comic-Con, the world’s biggest comic book and nerd culture convention, illustrated this shifting landscape of diversity, with panels focusing on inclusion in Hollywood and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Downey Jr. dances, Arnold surprises, Spider-Man rushes the stage: Every year of Comic-Con in one giant timelinelike arriving on an alien world as delightfully eccentric as those he created,
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
like arriving on an alien world as delightfully eccentric as those he created, one full of obsessive fans, knowledgeable nerds and costumed collectors. Little did fans know that another featured guest, comic book icon George Perez -- who was in... Read more
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New York Post
Giving up texting is a life-changing experience(PS, if that boy wasn’t home, I’d have to speak to his mom or dad, or leave an
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
(PS, if that boy wasn’t home, I’d have to speak to his mom or dad, or leave an awkward, rambling message on the answering machine … remember those?) When my phone actually rings, I jump like someone who’s stuck a knife in the toaster. Because who... Read more
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CNET
Why fitness wearables aren't for meVan Boom (yes, that's a real name), CNET Australia's Asia news editor. He'll be
CNET / Posted 13 days ago
Van Boom (yes, that's a real name), CNET Australia's Asia news editor. He'll be doing what he grew up doing: talking about nerdoms, and pretty much everything else, to strangers on the internet. "I gave up after a month," my friend says of his new... Read more
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Variety
Should Superhero Movies Be Light or Dark?two Tobey Maguire films), and I hope it’s living up to a standard beyond “Wow,
Variety / Posted 18 days ago
two Tobey Maguire films), and I hope it’s living up to a standard beyond “Wow, what an improvement on those pointless and machine-tooled Andrew Garfield movies!” If I focus on the part of the glass I think is empty, it’s not to be churlish. It’s... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Katt Williams recording live album in Jacksonville, but he’s hardly the firstAlbum” to No. 5 on the charts and turning it gold in just a week. The album cam
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
Album” to No. 5 on the charts and turning it gold in just a week. The album came out before Grand Funk became a hit-making machine but establishes the hard-rock sound that would serve them well in coming years. “Inside Looking Out” and “Mean... Read more
21d
Daily Mail
Sean Penn parties at July Fourth bashAngry Birds Movie actor fathered the Elvis & Nixon starlet and 23-year-old son
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Angry Birds Movie actor fathered the Elvis & Nixon starlet and 23-year-old son Hopper - currently starring in Netflix's War Machine - with his ex-wife #2 Robin Wright. Mansion bash: Sean was dressed casually for the patriotic festivities in a black... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The future of 'Spider-Man' rests with indie director Jon Wattsis one word for the surreal whirlwind leap Watts has taken from the independent
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
is one word for the surreal whirlwind leap Watts has taken from the independent film world to the studio blockbuster machine. Later this week, just a few days after his 36th birthday, the writer and director will open “Spider-Man: Homecoming”... Read more
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Deseret News
From Mormon kid to alleged drug kingpin: Inside the rise and fall of Aaron Shamomostly in girls, partying and making a lot of money. But if Shamo had to descr
Deseret News / Posted 24 days ago
mostly in girls, partying and making a lot of money. But if Shamo had to describe himself, he’d say he was a “closet nerd.” That’s what he told girls when they met him, just so they wouldn’t freak out when they walked into his apartment and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The future of 'Spider-Man' rests with indie director Jon Wattsis one word for the surreal whirlwind leap Watts has taken from the independent
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
is one word for the surreal whirlwind leap Watts has taken from the independent film world to the studio blockbuster machine. Later this week, just a few days after his 36th birthday, the writer and director will open “Spider-Man: Homecoming”... Read more
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29d
PC Magazine
Just Say No to Amazon's Echo Showweek Amazon begins shipping a rather clunky-looking, voice-activated Alexa spea
PC Magazine / Posted 29 days ago
week Amazon begins shipping a rather clunky-looking, voice-activated Alexa speaker-phone called the Echo Show. A lot of nerd publications are drooling over this thing for reasons beyond my comprehension. For an intro, here's Amazon's video with... Read more
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/Film
This Star Wars The Last Jedi 8-Bit Trailer Was Created on a 1984 Apple IIa look at his process for recreating the trailer (via Mashable): That’s pretty
/Film / Posted 29 days ago
a look at his process for recreating the trailer (via Mashable): That’s pretty damn cool. Even if you’re not a computer nerd, it’s cool to see images like this created on such an old machine. It just goes to show you how far we’ve come with... Read more
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Junkee
From Sophie Monk To Harry Styles: The Best And Worst Of Pop Stars Going Solodrawn to its own Ginger Spice – Camila Cabello, who already had two hits last y
Junkee / Posted 29 days ago
drawn to its own Ginger Spice – Camila Cabello, who already had two hits last year in collaboration with Shawn Mendes and Machine Gun Kelly and is now set to release her debut solo album in September. Of course, pop music has been cutting the... Read more

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