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Google Pushes IPv6 Awareness, Adoption Google Pushes IPv6 Awareness, Adoption

In about four hours from now, the switch IPv4 to IPv6 begins on a worldwide basis. To celebrate the enabling of IPv6, the website, WorldIPv6Launch.org has a countdown clock–four hours and nine minutes as of this line–and some pertinent information …

Intel “Core VPro” Processors Powering the Next Wave of Ultrabooks Intel “Core VPro” Processors Powering the Next Wave of Ultrabooks

Good news for Intel, they are providing all the processors for the next wave of Ultrabook computers. The latest version of their Core processor (Generation 3) offers the most advanced 22nm 3-D tri-gate transistors, making the new Ultrabook devices more …

The Octomom, Transit of Venus, and Father’s Day

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

iPhone 4S Coming To Virgin Mobile? iPhone 4S Coming To Virgin Mobile?
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The announcement that Apple’s iPhone 4S is coming Cricket Wireless slated for later this month has set off a storm of speculation about the possibility of other prepaid carriers getting the iPhone as well. Last week saw rumors that Boost …

DUST 54 In Closed Beta, Open Beta Starts June 29th

EVE is getting a much needed high profile boost when the PS3/PS Vita game titled “DUST 514″ comes out. The game will be directly connected to the ever expanding world of EVE and will feature missions dictated by the PC …

Scout Willis Arrested For Underage Drinking In NYC

If my dad was an action star known for his withering stare, I certainly wouldn’t be pushing my luck with the law. But that’s just what Scout Willis, daughter of Demi and Bruce, did when she was busted for underage …

SMX Advanced: The Mad Scientists Of Paid Search [Takeaways In Tweets] SMX Advanced: The Mad Scientists Of Paid Search [Takeaways In Tweets]

Following the “Periodic Table of SEO” session at SMX Advanced today, was the Mad Scientists of Paid Search session. SMX’s description of the session says, “Our mad scientists emerge from their PPC labs, where they’ve been assembling keywords words, bidding …

Medicare: More Patients Being Kept for Observation
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Medicare patients are being kept for observation at hospitals more often than they’re being admitted, thanks to pressure from the federal government. According to a recent study, the number of individuals who have been kept for observation has risen dramatically …

Twitter Is Mostly Indifferent To Nintendo’s E3 2012 Press Conference

If you haven’t already watched or read about it, Nintendo held their annual E3 press conference today. They promised games for the Wii U and we got games. Unfortunately, the games shown were not exactly what the core was expecting …

Nintendo’s Wii U P-100 Trailer Revealed at E3

With all of the games highlighted at Nintendo’s big E3 press conference, it’s amazing that a game such as Project P-100 got overlooked for the presentation. Project P-100 is the working title for a game being developed by Platinum Games …

Sluts Rise Up Against Limbaugh: Riot Grrrls Unite
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Ever since Rush Limbaugh called law student Sandra Fluke a “slut” after she openly supported the use of contraceptives (and argued in favor of making them a part of free healthcare), women everywhere have decided they’ve had enough of the …

Every 40 Minutes, Some Idiot Commits A Crime Involving Facebook Every 40 Minutes, Some Idiot Commits A Crime Involving Facebook

Facebook, on its own, isn’t dangerous. Despite the fact that we occasionally hear stories about stalkings, harassment, child predation, theft, and many more crimes involving the social network, you have to remember that Facebook is just that: a social network. …

Wreck-It Ralph Looks Like Disney’s ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ But With Video Games
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In 1988, a movie released which helped to spark mainstream interest in animation again, the movie was titled ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit‘. All sorts of various studios across the medium banded together to provide cameos for various animated characters, who …

Twizgrid Upgrade Gives Twitter an Aesthetic Contrast Twizgrid Upgrade Gives Twitter an Aesthetic Contrast

Twizgrid, the increasingly popular photo browser for Twitter, released a comprehensive new upgrade that will have tweeters marveling at its sheer utility. While Twitter is usually a place where words are the centerpiece of interest, Twizgrid has a goal to …

Firefox 13 Home and New Tab Pages Get Redesigns Firefox 13 Home and New Tab Pages Get Redesigns
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If it works for another browser, why not incorporate it into your own, right? Much like Internet Explorer introduced tabbed browsing based off of the success of Firefox, Firefox is taking at least one page from Google Chrome’s playbook; the …

Playstation Plus Revamp… Tons Of Free games

We heard a rumor that there was a fairly big change to the way that Sony uses it’s Playstation Plus program. At the heart of this rumor was that Sony was going to start offering a ton more free games …

Paycheck Fairness Act: Obama Pushes Equality For Sexes

It’s hard to believe that in 2012, Americans are still facing inequality between the sexes when it comes to the workplace. But even at this late date, women still make seventy-seven cents for every dollar men make, and not only …

Cute One-Eyed Dog Guards Google’s Oklahoma Data Center

Urs Holzle, Google’s senior vice president of technical infrastructure, this week pointed his followers on Google+ toward a local Oklahoma television news station and a report on an interesting Googler working at Google’s Pryor, Oklahoma data center. From the Google+ …

E3 2012: Nintendo Brings The Games But Relies On Third Parties For Core Titles

Nintendo has a lot to prove this year. After an impressive first showing last night with Ubisoft’s press conference, Nintendo has to keep the momentum going with its Wii U console. Excitement and hype are also at all time high …

SimCity Revamp Gets an E3 Gameplay Trailer

After a few years of dormancy, Maxis’ (via publisher EA) SimCity is coming back in a big way thanks to two new installments of the simulation so many know and love. The first, which will be available much sooner than …

Metroplex Revealed In New Transformers: FOC Trailer

We knew he was going to be there, even the mighty Trypticon shivers in his boots at the thought of him, I am of course talking about the might that is Metroplex! The city sized Transformers only has one to …

Microsoft, AARP Making Health Info Easier to Collect & Share Microsoft, AARP Making Health Info Easier to Collect & Share
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Microsoft and AARP have joined for a project that looks to make it easier for people over the age of 50 to manage health information and dispense it to family and healthcare providers. The service, AARP Health Record, which will …

Herb Reed, One of the Original Platters, Dead at 83

Herb Reed, the last surviving member of R&B group the Platters’ original lineup, passed away at a hospice facility in Boston on Monday. He was 83. Reed was the only person in the group to perform on all of their …

John Malkovich Siri Ad Inspires Parody Twitter Account John Malkovich Siri Ad Inspires Parody Twitter Account

You may recall a couple weeks ago, when Apple started airing two new commercials for the iPhone 4S – Siri, specifically – starring John Malkovich. The two ads showcased Siri’s ability to handle very simple commands, as opposed to the …