Will The Transition To IPv6 Take 5 to 10 Years?

An anonymous reader quotes The Register: IPv4 is here to stay with us for a good few years yet, reckons the the Réseaux IP Européens Network Coordination Centre’s (RIPE NCC) public policy manager, eight years after IPv6 was supposed to replace it. Marco Hogewoning, public policy for the Amsterdam, Netherlands-based European regional internet registry, told…


Father’s Day gift idea: The 3M WorkTunes Connect hearing-protection headphones for $50 – CNET

Help Dad enjoy his tunes while keeping his hearing safe. Plus: Get a 2nd-gen Amazon Echo for $45. …read more Source:: CNet


Overcooked is the delightful free co-op game we all need right now – CNET

This week’s free game from Epic is a charming diversion for one to four players. …read more Source:: CNet


Lenovo Will Pre-load Ubuntu and Red Hat on All Its Workstations

TechRepublic calls it “a tectonic shift in the landscape… a massive company showing serious support for both Ubuntu Linux and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.” Forbes reports: Beginning this month, Lenovo will certify its ThinkStation PCs and ThinkPad P Series laptops for both Ubuntu LTS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Every single model, every single configuration…


Twitter, Facebook remove Trump campaign videos due to copyright complaint – CNET

The videos paid tribute to George Floyd and slammed “radical leftwing groups” for the unrest seen across the US. …read more Source:: CNet


UK Halts Hydroxychloroquine Trial, Calling It ‘Useless’ for Covid-19 Patients

An anonymous reader quotes Reuters: British scientists halted a major drug trial on Friday after it found that the anti-malarial hydroxychloroquine, touted by U.S. President Donald Trump as a potential “game changer” in the pandemic, was “useless” at treating COVID-19 patients. “This is not a treatment for COVID-19. It doesn’t work,” Martin Landray, an Oxford…


UK Halts Hydroxychloroquine Trial, Calling It’s ‘Useless’ for Covid-19 Patients

An anonymous reader quotes Reuters: British scientists halted a major drug trial on Friday after it found that the anti-malarial hydroxychloroquine, touted by U.S. President Donald Trump as a potential “game changer” in the pandemic, was “useless” at treating COVID-19 patients. “This is not a treatment for COVID-19. It doesn’t work,” Martin Landray, an Oxford…


Snowpiercer the TV show is not Bong Joon-ho’s Snowpiercer – CNET

Snowpiercer’s showrunner, Graeme Manson, and its production designer talk about the challenges of setting a show inside a train. …read more Source:: CNet


Burning Chrome

You want a good project that combines multiple disciplines, gives you something useful in the end, and will certainly wow the muggles? Or do you simply need a custom rig with which to “jack in” to “cyberspace”? How about building your own luggable, portable, computer with some style — your own cyberdeck? Coming to you…


Theragun has 4 new quiet massage guns, new CBD products — and it’s now called Therabody – CNET

The new massager model line starts at $199. …read more Source:: CNet