Anna Paquin’s 9-Month Old Twins: Names Continue Flower Tradition

Anna Paquin and “True Blood” co-star/husband Stephen Moyer have worked hard to shield their infant twins from the media glare, and that includes not releasing their names to the public for the first nine months of their lives. At the…

E3: New Pokemon X & Y Details, Trailers Revealed

Nintendo skipped holding a big E3 conference this year, opting to let Microsoft and Sony battle it out with their new consoles. That doesn’t mean that Nintendo wasn’t at E3, though. Instead of a flashy stage show, the company has…

Google Tests Structured Data Error Reporting In Webmaster Tools

Google’s Matt Cutts revealed in a Q&A at SMX Advanced on Tuesday night that Google is rolling out a test of a “structured data dashboard,” according to Search Engine Land. Barry Schwartz writes that he announced “a new beta application…

The Order: 1886 Is Sony’s Big New IP For The PS4

The Order: 1886 sounds like an Assassin’s Creed spinoff. It’s not, but Sony’s new IP for the PS4 will share some similarities with Ubisoft’s series. During Sony’s press conference, The Order: 1886 was the only original IP to be shown…

Whitey Bulger Trial Begins, Juror Falls Asleep

Whitey Bulger, the infamous Boston gangster whose life has inspired several books and films–including “The Departed”–began his trial today on racketeering and murder charges. The story of how he rose to power over the Winter Hill Gang, allegedly killed 19…

Google: We Haven’t Updated Panda For A Month And A Half

Back in March, Google launched a Panda refresh. This is something they’ve done numerous times since first launching the update back in early 2011. There was something special about this particular refresh, however, because it marked the beginning of a…

Grounded Passengers Cope with Rousing Rendition of “I Believe I Can Fly”

On an Allegiant flight scheduled from Las Vegas to Phoenix, some delayed passengers, “delirious from heat,” decided to make the best of a bad situation. What did they do? Well, join together and sing R. Kelly’s hit “I Believe I…

Megaman: Super Smash Bros. Adds The Blue Bomber As A Fighter

Megaman – Super Smash Bros. fans have been clamoring for the Blue Bomber since he missed out on Super Smash Bros. Brawl. It was a delight then to see Nintendo highlight Megaman as the first third-party guest character for the…

E-Cigarettes to Get New Regulations in the U.K.

The U.K.‘s Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) this week clarified that nicotine-containing products (NCPs) such as electronic cigarettes will soon be regulated as medicines. The agency states that the move will help to make the products safer and…

PBS Layoffs: NewsHour to Make Some Cuts Amid Lost Corporate Revenue

PBS’s nearly four decade-old nightly newscast is about to face some serious cuts. The New York Times reports that an internal memo from PBS NewsHour’s executive producer Linda Winslow indicates that the show’s producer, MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, will be closing two…