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‘Breakout’ Chronicles the Best of Atari’s 8-Bit Era

‘Breakout’ Chronicles the Best of Atari’s 8-Bit Era However, that narrative ignores the innovative work Atari was also doing in the 8-bit space with the Atari 400 and 800 home computers.I can’t think of tech more extreme than old Atari computers.

10 YA books we want to see adapted as TV shows

10 YA books we want to see adapted as TV shows It's PEAK TV which means it's peak TV adaptations of novels to maximize screen time, revenue and #buzz.Adapting popular books for the small screen isn't new — in fact, in the illustrious '90s, it was the O.

MashReads Podcast: 'A Separation' is a grief novel disguised as a mystery thriller

MashReads Podcast: 'A Separation' is a grief novel disguised as a mystery thriller A Separation follows an unnamed narrator, only recently separated from her husband, Chris, who gets a phone call from her mother-in-law that Chris has gone missing in Greece and that our narrator must track him down.The real mystery of the book is not where has Chris disappeared to and why, but whether the narrator should even be searching for him in the first place.

Your political views help determine which science books you buy

Your political views help determine which science books you buy Even the paper-and-ink books we buy can reflect our political preferences — particularly when it comes to books on science.A new study found that people who buy conservative or liberal political books in the U.

Allow us to destroy this Harry Potter theory that Snape is still alive

Allow us to destroy this Harry Potter theory that Snape is still alive A new theory making the rounds in media outlets suggests that Snape may be alive at the end of the Harry Potter series.Our Reddit detective Der_Gottkaiser has two main reasons for believing Snape is alive in Harry Potter: First, that he didn't appear when Harry used the resurrection stone, and second, that Snape's dead body is neither found nor spoken of.

Take a peek at 'Star Wars' through the little guys' eyes with this anthology

Take a peek at 'Star Wars' through the little guys' eyes with this anthology As Star Wars approaches its monumental 40th anniversary on May 25 this year, you're sure to see a lot of focus on Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, and other main characters of galactic importance.The Star Destroyer gunner who was told to "hold your fire" when he could have blasted the droids' escape pod and ended the whole saga right there.

The best free books for Kindle (and other ebook stores)

The best free books for Kindle (and other ebook stores) Never before was it so simple to cram thousands of books in your backpack, purse or travel luggage.More: Looking to read your Kindle books on a non-Amazon device?

Postepic lets you take your favorite book quotes and turn them into art

Postepic lets you take your favorite book quotes and turn them into art A new app called Postepic is here to help you find out, describing itself as a way to capture quotes from the books you read and turn them into elegant images.So the next time inspiration strikes (or rather, you find inspiration in someone else’s words), just grab your phone, snap a photo, and turn those words into works of art.

'We Read Too' app connects young readers of color with books they can relate to

'We Read Too' app connects young readers of color with books they can relate to All of the featured books are written by people of color, with readers of color in mind.The simple app specifically targets children and young adults of color, cataloging books in a searchable database by author and title.

George R.R. Martin is just tryin' to hang with the cool kids

George R.R. Martin is just tryin' to hang with the cool kids How do you do, fellow kids?George R.

MashReads Podcast: 'Exit West' is a stirring novel about the migrant crisis, with a fairytale twist

MashReads Podcast: 'Exit West' is a stirring novel about the migrant crisis, with a fairytale twist Author Mohsin Hamid has an observation about how people migrate today: "Human existence is an existence of transience.The novel follows two lovers, Nadia and Saeed, who live in a fictional city that succumbs to a militant civil war.

The Official Breath of the Wild Hardcover Collector's Guide Is Back Down to $24

The Official Breath of the Wild Hardcover Collector's Guide Is Back Down to $24 What better way to celebrate one of the greatest games ever than with a gorgeous, full-color hardcover game guide?The official collector’s edition guide for Breath of the Wild includes a map poster, a 16-page art section, and yes, even a guide for getting through the game.

This iOS app lets photographers earn cash from selling small photo books

This iOS app lets photographers earn cash from selling small photo books Photographers can now earn royalties from their work by selling photo books straight from their iPhones.From chefs to photographers, Booxie says the new royalty program allows visual artists to share their work in a 4.

20 stunning editions of classic books you'll want to add to your library

20 stunning editions of classic books you'll want to add to your library There are competitions and awards for book cover design.If you are unaware, Juniper Books specializes in taking some of your favorite books and wrapping them in exquisite book jackets, especially books sets.

'Things We Lost In The Fire,' our next MashReads book, explores the surreal ways history shapes the present

'Things We Lost In The Fire,' our next MashReads book, explores the surreal ways history shapes the present This theme rings loud and clear in Mariana Enriquez's debut story collection Things We Lost In The Fire.This month Mashable's social book club MashReads is reading Things We Lost In The Fire.

AWESOME BOOKS: RECOMMEND READING

AWESOME BOOKS: RECOMMEND READING This classic book on propaganda technique focuses on American, British, French, and German experience in World War I.The book sets forth a simple classification of various psychological materials used to produce certain specific results and proposes a general theory of strategy and tactics for the manipulation of these an introduction (coauthored by Jackson A.

MashReads Podcast: Why you should reread 'The Great Gatsby' as an adult

MashReads Podcast: Why you should reread 'The Great Gatsby' as an adult There are few books that capture the pursuit of — and utter disenchantment with — the American Dream as well as F.Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby.

Here's the Doctor Who/Mr. Men mashup you never knew you needed

Here's the Doctor Who/Mr. Men mashup you never knew you needed If you're a fan of Doctor Who or Mr.Yep: Adam Hargreaves (the son of Mr.