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Yep. It's nice when you have the Weather app on multiple devices. Although I don't use my Android phone anymore (it's been relegated to being used when I travel outside the US)
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It's all good. Now I wanted a ham and cheese sandwich.
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When you tap on the upper left corner of the iOS Weather app, you can edit locations. The Android version of the Weather app also adds above the edit locations a place to login to your Yahoo account, which if you had locations already saved in your account, it would add those for you. I installed the Weather app to my iPad and had to manually add all of the locations that my iPhone had. If I could login to my Yahoo account, it would have loaded all my saved locations automatically.
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In addition to the National Hot Dog Day on the 23rd, the 24th was National Tequila Day. I've been liking both the Yahoo News Digest and Weather apps. Very cool to have the current weather and current news in my iPhone. The only omission on the Weather app is that you can't sign into it with your Yahoo account to save locations. The Android version of the Yahoo Weather app has that option. Not sure why that is. I've submitted it to Yahoo to see if they update it at some point. 40k tweets is a nice milestone. When I hit 50k tweets, it seemed like a lot. Can't imagine hitting 100k anytime soon. I have several people I follow that are past 100k and one person is past 300k tweets.
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If I would have removed the "grilled" from my ham and cheese guess, I would have gotten it mostly right as well. This week I am guessing this is bolt screwed into a cement bench (painted green)
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How awesome to hear those sets were great. Love me some Cloud Nothings as well (I admit to getting them and Wild Nothing mixed up early on in my listenings) I still would like to visit one of these years during Pitchfork.
Toggle Commented Jul 22, 2014 on Tu(n)esday: Pitchfork 2014... at kapgar
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I swear that was bacon. Of course, I like bacon so I was looking at the photo with biased eyes. This week? grilled ham and cheese.
Toggle Commented Jul 22, 2014 on Macro Monday 2014.29... at kapgar
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Apple already knows how to let you select multiple items to delete.. it's in their Mail app. So why not provide that same functionality for Contacts. The in-app 30% fee irks me, as well. Many services that I would love to purchase inside the app are gone, thanks to Apple applying that 30% fee to every purchase, not just for developers selling the app itself. As for the built in apps, I put them in a folder that I don't use. Keeps them out of the way. I would like to see a hide feature that could not show the apps. Then if you wanted them, you could just use the search for the name and then unhide it.
Toggle Commented Jul 20, 2014 on Updating... at kapgar
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While that would be an awesome thing, I can't imagine the cost of it. With or without signing a 2 year contract.
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Yeah, that spam with my name attached to Amy Tang email address. Puzzling, that's for sure. Maybe something to do with an address book. But how spam people have access to an address book. And if none of us amateur spammers were emailed from your work account.... Great photo of Nathan.
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My guess is the licensing deal that they made for the movie was different than the licensing deal for the soundtrack. Seems odd, but hey, it's licensing, which can normally ruin a good soundtrack. I like that the Powerslave jewel case had another Iron Maiden CD in it. Love Seventh Son album.
Toggle Commented Jul 17, 2014 on Tu(n)esday: Varsity Blues... at kapgar
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Makes me sick to read these stories of parents that don't care about their kids. Marie said it all above.
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My wife binge watches shows often. Doctor Who, Bones and some British comedy I can't think of the name right now. I get about 3 episodes and then I get distracted by something else. I admit to being envious of those who can binge watch TV shows. It's easy with Netflix having all of them in one place. Grill... this is pretty close to the grill we bought a couple of years ago and it's really worked out well. http://www.charbroil.com/grills/gas-grills/gourmet-tru-infrared-series/char-broil-gourmet-t-22d-463251413.html At $270, it's not cheap, but most places like Lowe's and Home Depot have end of season deals. We spent $199 for ours. I'm not a fan of the side burners, which this one does not have. Just a shelf on each side.
Toggle Commented Jul 14, 2014 on Snippet Wednesday... at kapgar
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I'm going to guess bacon for this week's Macro
Toggle Commented Jul 14, 2014 on Macro Monday 2014.28... at kapgar
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The inside of a cracker. Like one of those Pop Chips.
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I can't wait to visit Jefferson, CA... err... just Jefferson. ;-) Happy Birthday to 'Merica
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Proud to be sick... SICK I TELL YOU!
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Lucky for Chicago residents. Although I don't think you and Katie would have turned down a trip to San Francisco to see the museum. ;-)
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I loved that Aquaman Macro Monday photo.
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Ren explained it pretty well above. I have a co-worker who "mines" Bitcoin, meaning he has computer systems that act as a Bitcoin vault and process transactions, and he gets a small bit of Bitcoin for hosting transactions servers. I've done some of the "get free Bitcoin" sites after he and I talked one day. I admit to having been curious enough to take a few minutes a day to get some Bitcoin, but it's fractions of Bitcoin known as uBTC, which equates to 1 millionth of a Bitcoin. Yeah, it would take me forever to get even a full Bitcoin. I think I have like $14 worth of Bitcoin at this point. My co-worker, on the other hand, has a good 20 Bitcoins now, based on his mining/transaction and he's also bought and sold a few times when the price of Bitcoin went down and then went back up again. Very much like the stock market.
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I've been with Audible for many years now. I've only downloaded maybe 8 books total over the course of that time. In fact, I've not even downloaded the app. I still the Audible book in my iTunes and have iTunes authorize to my Audible account (I knew they were purchased by Amazon a few years back). I might have to try it out again, but bummed I can't take advantage of any cool offers like the $2 a month for 3 months. Maybe if they offered a "Come back, current listener" deal.
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I like them. When you find a brand that works for you, you stick with them. I'm an Asics fan here. Although every time I go to get a new pair (once a year), I do try on other brands. I seem to remember the New Balance being very light.
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I would stick with the 2005 date, regardless of what blogging platform you use (Typepad, Wordpress)
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What a great card. Happy Father's Day to you.
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Aquaman. My favorite of the superheros. Although I admit to liking Iron Man a lot, too.
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