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GoDaddy boycott fails

Posted December 30, 2011 @ 12:23 pm CST by Steven Callas

The highly anticipated boycott of GoDaddy that occurred yesterday went out with a whimper instead of a bang. The boycott encouraged people who had their domains registered with GoDaddy to transfer them to other providers due to GoDaddy’s support of SOPA, the controversial bill that is currently being shopped around on Capitol Hill. The boycott […]

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Hideo Kojima confirms MGS edition 3DS

Posted December 30, 2011 @ 8:30 am CST by Alberto Lima

Snakeskin your thing? Wish you could wrap all your gadgets in something that resembles a dead reptile? Well, Foxhound’s Kojima Production’s big boss, Hideo Kojima, has announced the upcoming release of a snakeskin wrapped Nintendo 3DS. There’s not much info available aside from the obvious: it’s part of a special edition bundle that includes the […]

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AMC’s Hell On Wheels: First Thoughts

Posted December 29, 2011 @ 1:50 am CST by Matt Zupka

There are two periods of history that really fascinate me; the US Civil War and the period right after – including expansion into the West and construction of the Transcontinental Railroad.  Just my luck!  AMC has kindly created a show that caters to both of those interests. Hell on Wheels tells the story of Cullen […]

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GoDaddy allegedly delaying anti-SOPA exodus

Posted December 28, 2011 @ 9:00 am CST by Alberto Lima

Did you recently do what Wikipedia and other large sites recently did and leave GoDaddy as their domain registrar? Well chances are that GoDaddy doesn’t want to let you go so easy. According to various reports, domain registrar NameCheap has been stonewalled by GoDaddy in hopes of making the switch a serious problem for their […]

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Noisestash: Get Louis CK: Live at the Beacon on the cheap

Posted December 27, 2011 @ 10:42 pm CST by Alberto Lima

A couple of weeks back, we talked about Louis CK’s Live at the Beacon Theater online experiment. Basically Louis CK produced a full stand-up show in New York City and then offered it to the masses as a DRM-free download on his site for the nominal price of $5. Let’s go back a second, A […]

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Nokia’s Rolling Thunder

Posted December 27, 2011 @ 11:25 am CST by Alberto Lima

Earlier this month, Nokia and T-Mobile made their official announcement for the Nokia Lumia 710. With a release date of January 11th, the Lumia 710 will be the first Windows Phone 7 device from Nokia available in the US. Though many folks have come out to criticize Nokia for some glaring omissions in their first […]

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Internet Behemoth Wikipedia is Moving Away From GoDaddy In Response To GoDaddy’s Stance on SOPA

Posted December 23, 2011 @ 10:47 pm CST by Michael Pitts

As you may have heard, GoDaddy is was a big supporter of SOPA. Well, they most likely still are, but they just won’t be as public about it from now on. Why? The reason is simple.

Reddit.

And now after the discussion began on reddit and continued to gain steam, Wikipedia is planning to move away from GoDaddy.

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Fully legal Tron light bike for sale

Posted December 21, 2011 @ 9:00 am CST by Chris Ness

Yeah, you read that right. The above-pictured motorcycle is for sale. It’s also fully operational, street-legal, and mine. Don’t you dare buy it. The price tag of $55,000 didn’t seem to deter buyers, as there’s already a wait-list for it. Eight and a half feet long, just under two feet wide and almost twenty night […]

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A Russian Cockup of Epic Proportions

Posted December 19, 2011 @ 9:30 am CST by Standish O'Grady

On November 9th at 2:16AM local time, a pillar of fire went racing into the sky from the largest spaceport in the world, built upon the steppes of Kazakhstan. The rocket was carrying a hugely ambitious project that was to be the impressive re-entering of Roscosmos into the interplanetary exploration game. Atop the rocket sat […]

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Episode 56 – Chris on Vicodin

Posted December 18, 2011 @ 7:56 am CST by Ben Avecilla

I say show, you say notes. Show? Notes? Show? Notes!

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