Steam Machine prototypes shipping this week for 300 lucky beta testers – GameSpot

GameSpotSteam Machine prototypes shipping this week for 300 lucky beta testers. 300 Valve-produced systems and controllers leaving the factory on Friday; participants will be notified today at 2 p.m. PDT.…

Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 Plane Crashes At San Francisco Airport Runway 28-Left

UPDATE: Was Windshear The Cause? At around 12 noon, PDT, an Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 came in for a landing, but according to KTVU’s Frank Somerville, the plane came in…

Comic-Con 2013 Badge Sales Today

UPDATE: Comic Con badges sold out at 10:40 AM, PDT. Comic Con 2013 is fast approaching, and Comic-Con 2013 Badge Sales commence today. Here’s the email this blogger (already registered…

Christopher Dorner: Gunfire, SWAT, Cabin Fire. Escape? Conflicting Reports

Christopher Dorner is said to have been “holed up” in a cabin in Antegua Oaks, California, about five miles from Big Bear, California. At first, there was video of gunfire…

Cal Football Coach Sonny Dykes And Wife Kate Arrive In Bay Area

Sonny Dykes arrived in the San Francisco Bay Area, and enroute to Berkeley for his meetings with Cal Athletic Director Sandy Barbour and Cal Football Players; the press conference introducing…

Huffington Post Site Is Down As Of 3:44 PDT; Up Now

Wow. For some reason, the site of The Huffington Post, the well-known liberal news blog site ran by Arriana Huffington and purchased by AOL for over $300 million in 2011,…

Mars Rover Curiosity: 466 Feet Of Travel On Red Planet

The latest news is that the Mars Rover Curiosity has covered 466 feet of martian land since it landed on The Red Planet almost three weeks ago. And doesn’t that…

Chevron Richmond Refinery Fire Update

Yesterday, an explosion of some kind rocked the Chevron Richmond Refinery, sending giant plumes of smoke miles into the air, and that could be seen from almost all parts of…

Twitter Is Down As Of 9:05 AM, PDT

Twitter is down as of 9:05 AM Pacific Daylight Time. This was confirmed at the Twitter Status Webpage with this note: Users may be experiencing issues accessing Twitter. Our engineers…

President Obama Comes To Oakland Monday

President Barack Obama is coming to Oakland tomorrow, Monday, for a rally at The Fox Theater at 4:30 PM PDT. That means much of Downtown Oakland will be jam packed…

Tout.com And Zennie62 Guest Hosts “Buehler’s Day Off” TODAY at 1-3 PM PDT, KXPS 1010 AM Palm Springs

Palm Dessert, CA – Today’s the day that I, Zennie Abraham, or “Zennie62,” take over Julie Buehler’s radio show called “Buehler’s Day Off” and with the help of Tout.com and…

LeBron James, Miami Heat NBA Finals Win Gets Zennie62 Guest Host On Julie Buehler Show

The dramatic Miami Heat NBA Finals win over the Oklahoma City Thunder gets me, Zennie Abraham, Zennie62, the spot of guest host on the new Palm Springs Radio Show Buehler’s…

NBA Finals, Miami Heat v. Oklahoma City Thunder On Livestream, Major League Soccer Video Updates

Zennie62 has the NBA Finals, Miami Heat v. Oklahoma City Thunder, on livestream below at 5 PM PDT, as well as Major League Soccer highlights. The NBA Finals, Miami Heat…

RIP Whitney Houston: Star Singer Who Passed At 48

It is with very great sadness that I report Whitney Houston has died at 48 years of age. I can’t even believe I’m blogging that this actually happened, even though…

Conrad Murray Sentencing For Michael Jackson Death Today

According to TMZ.com, Doctor Conrad Murray will be sentenced at 8:30 AM PDT today, after he was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson on June 20,…

Occupy LA Eviction Live Stream From Los Angeles

Will Occupy LA be evicted after 12 midnight PDT? As this is written, a set of USTREAM Live video feeds have been installed at Zennie62.com to present the Occupy LA…

Occupy Oakland Site Up As Of 2:42 AM PDT

In a blog post broke exclusively at Zennie62.com, the entire website of the Occupy Oakland movement was down, and for reasons not known to this blogger. Several online tests confirmed…

Occupy Oakland Website Down As Of 11:23 PM PDT

For some reason, the website at the URL http://www.occupyoakland.org – the online home of the Occupy Oakland movement – is down. To be more specific, this blogger discovered that not…

Cal vs UCLA, Stanford at USC, Key Pac-12 Battles

Today, starting at 4PM PDT, we have Cal vs UCLA, then Stanford at USC at 5 PM and both are key Pac-12 battles of teams that really do have “storied…

3.6 Earthquake Located 1 Mike E of Berkeley, Felt In Oakland at 5:37 AM PDT

This Oakland-based blogger just felt an earthquake that turned out to be centered about 1 mile east of Berkeley and hit at 5:37 AM. The US Geological Survey website reports…

Klout’s Major Fail: Ignores Self-Hosted WordPress Blogs

Klout, the scoring platform that keeps tabs on your social media performance by “monitoring” how often you create content on your blogs, and on major sites like Twitter, YouTube, and…