How inflation will affect Apple

Wealthy customers will help Apple resist the effects of inflation

An employee arranges Apple iPhones as a customer shop at an Apple store. mike segar | Reuters The last time Apple faced an inflationary environment like this, it had been a public company for less than a year and its best-selling product was the Apple II home computer. In May, the annual inflation rate in … Read more

Wealthy customers will help Apple resist the effects of inflation

Wealthy customers will help Apple resist the effects of inflation

An employee arranges Apple iPhones as a customer shop at an Apple store. mike segar | Reuters The last time Apple faced an inflationary environment like this, it had been a public company for less than a year and its best-selling product was the Apple II home computer. In May, the annual inflation rate in … Read more

Neon White Wouldn’t Be ‘Freaky’ Without Machine Girl’s Music

Neon White Wouldn’t Be ‘Freaky’ Without Machine Girl's Music

screenshot: Angel Matrix Neon Whitea laser-quick first person shooter thingunfolds in a Heaven where angels threaten to detonate your face and experimental music outfit Machine Girl pierces your wrong moves with saturated breakbeats. The game inspires you with its lightning visuals—turquoise water, cold-blooded girls with rainbow hair, buildings cast from pure porcelain—to move through levels … Read more

Persona 5 Zine Is Defrauded Of $20,000 By Former Lead Organizer

Persona 5 Zine Is Defrauded Of $20,000 By Former Lead Organizer

Image: Atlus Last night, the creative team behind a highly anticipated fan-made personas 5 anthology zine announced that its project lead had confessed to spending $27,600 CAD (approximately $21,300 USD) of the zine’s funds for “personal use.” The money was originally intended for printing and shipping unofficial art and merchandise to customers. One of the … Read more

Zachary Levi had ‘mental breakdown,’ ‘active thoughts’ of suicide

Zachary Levi had 'mental breakdown,' 'active thoughts' of suicide

Zachary Levi is getting candid about his lifelong battles with anxiety, mental health and depression. The 41-year-old actor details his struggles in his new book “Radical Love: Learning To Accept Yourself and Others,” as well as trying to find a place where he achieved self-love. Levi opened up about his battles with suicidal thoughts and … Read more

Chris Pratt ominously promises his Mario voice is “updated”

Chris Pratt ominously promises his Mario voice is "updated"

Chris PrattPhoto: Jon Kopaloff (Getty Images) ever since Chris Pratt was first announced as the voice of nipple-having nintendo hero Mario in Illumination’s upcoming Super Mario Bros. movie, pundits around the world have gathered to ask one singular, obsessive question: Is the dinosaur man going to do a big, cartoon-y Italian accent? It’s a question … Read more

Destiny 2 DMCA Revenge Plot Now A $7.6 Million Bungie Lawsuit

Destiny 2 DMCA Revenge Plot Now A $7.6 Million Bungie Lawsuit

Image: Bungie A spree of rogue DMCA takedown notices for Destiny 2 happy on YouTube earlier this year has now ballooned into a $7.6 million lawsuit, as Bungie goes after the alleged perpetrator in court. In addition, some Destiny 2 content creators now say they feel “betrayed” after the person who was seemingly responsible denied … Read more

Sonic 3 Creator Confirms Michael Jackson Wrote Game’s Music

Sonic 3 Creator Confirms Michael Jackson Wrote Game's Music

What a way to break some news, huh? On Twitter, Sonic the Hedgehog creator Yuji Naka said the quiet part out loud: Michael Jackson definitely, totally composed some music for the 1994 Sega Genesis game, Sonic the Hedgehog 3. Unfortunately, Naka followed up the confirmation that this long-running myth is a bonafide fact with a … Read more

Apple TV Plus workplace comedy lacks bite

Apple TV Plus workplace comedy lacks bite

Maya Rudolph and Joel Kim Booster in lootPhoto: AppleTV+ Apple TV+’s loot is designed to poke fun at, and eventually ruminate over, its protagonist’s ridiculously extravagant lifestyle. After all, Molly Novak’s (Maya Rudolph) splashy entry includes John (Adam Scott), her rich douchebag tech husband, gifting her a massive yacht. It has several floors and four … Read more

What’s New on Netflix in July 2022

What's New on Netflix in July 2022

Can a big summer blockbuster successfully translate to streaming services, or is the hope dead on arrival? Tea loyal theater-goer in me says that an epic car chase will never feel the same on a laptop screen, but if there’s a movie that will put my skepticism to the test, it looks like it’ll be … Read more