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The curved AMOLED screen on Samsung's Gear Fit smartwatch is alluring, but it currently has a catch: without a vertical display mode, you occasionally have to contort your arm to get a good view. That shouldn't be an issue by the time the wristwear... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/j8FSKmYmwpU/ Similar Articles: tibetan mastiff... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Adelino K's blog
About half an hour ago, NORAD sent out an ominous looking tweet with the words "NORAD jets intercept..." and a link. The only problem? If you clicked on the link it brought you to an FAA error page with no more information. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/ER1l8m1Vehw/+ashleyfeinberg Similar Articles: joan rivers... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Adelino K's blog
It may seem like the stuff from spy and superhero movies but scientists have created "the first room-temperature light detector that can sense the full infrared spectrum" which, according to researchers at the University of Michigan, can be made so thin that it can be easily stacked on night vision... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Adelino K's blog
The wait for a new iPhone 5S has shrunk from weeks to days since last month, thanks to increased production of the phone by Foxconn. Apple has asked Foxconn to shift production from the iPhone 5C to the iPhone 5S, according to the Wall Street Journal. Delays getting the new... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
With over 137 million artifacts, works of art, and specimens in its collections, the Smithsonian can't display even one percent of that at any given time. Many historically significant pieces won't go on display in our lifetimes and other likely won't ever see the light of day again. But their... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2013 file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., left, accompanied by Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rubio has seemingly spent months trying to convince skeptical Republicans to look at the other issues he’s taken up besides... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — Thousands of people stormed a rice warehouse on an island devastated by Typhoon Haiyan, authorities said Wednesday, highlighting the urgent need to get water, food and medical supplies into an increasingly desperate region. Five days after one of the strongest tropical storms on record leveled tens... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
ISLAMABAD (AP) — "Waar" seems ordinary enough as an action movie — Pakistani forces fighting terrorism, a James Bond-like character hunting an assassin, a woman ensnaring a patriot with her sexual wiles. But the Pakistani-made film playing to packed houses these days has some critics worried because it suggests that... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
[UPDATE: According to the WSJ.com, Twitter shares will be priced between $25 and $28 after the close. If true, this marks a more than 35% increase from the $20 per share maximum value the company placed on itself less than a month ago. For the sake of comparison, Facebook's initial... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
Sorry, Readability was unable to parse this page for content.Source: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2013/11/03/mark_leibovich_part_two.html Similar Articles: patriots aldon smith alyssa milano kim zolciak Kendrick Lamar Control Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
Women under 60 with diabetes at much greater risk for heart disease PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 31-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Patrick Smith psmith88@jhmi.edu 410-955-8242 Johns Hopkins Medicine Results of a Johns Hopkins study published today in the journal Diabetes Care found that young and middle-aged women with type... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
He's on his way to becoming a first time dad, and now Simon Cowell reveals his fatherhood expectations in the latest issue of Parade magazine. During his interview with the publication, the 54-year-old talent seeker chatted about the latest “X Factor" season and shared details about what kind of father... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
Keeping up with the ever-changing nature of business intelligence, MicroStrategy has revamped and expanded its line of BI software to incorporate big-data analytics and desktop visualization. "We're delivering a substantial new set of functionality," said Kevin Spurway, MicroStrategy's vice president of industry and mobile marketing. [ Learn how to use... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
The Obama administration is scrambling on multiple fronts to salvage the Obamacare web site and change the negative narrative for the president’s signature health care law. On Wednesday the CEOs of several health insurance companies will head to the White House to meet with adviser Valerie Jarrett and chief of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
This week we have a celebrity edition of the Puzzle. Comedian Paula Poundstone is taking on our challenge. Poundstone is also a regular panelist on NPR's Wait Wait Don't Tell Me. On-air challenge: You're given discrete categories. If you were to list all of the things in the category alphabetically,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
Want to understand Justin Bieber better? Join the club! Luckily, the Biebs is laying out all the clues to the mystery of his heart in the brand new lyric video for his newest song All That Matters. Is it meant to move Selena Gomez the way that Heartbreaker did? Or... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
Getty Images Could popcorn be the best ad-blocker? COLOGNE, Germany – Chewing popcorn while watching cinema ads could make us immune to the brand message. That's the finding of a new study by researchers at Cologne University, who tested the impact of cinema advertising on popcorn-munching moviegoers. STORY: Shutdown Special:... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
Dogs are beloved pets that frequently travel with their owners on outings and everyday errands. But when the temperatures climb during the summer and early autumn months, exiting the car and leaving Fido behind can quickly become a deadly situation for the dog. How bad could it get? Here are... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
In the 1970s, in its days of hard-line Communist isolation, China was ruled by the extremist “Gang of Four.” Drivers then were sometimes encouraged to proceed at red lights because red was the revolutionary color signifying advance — resulting in a chaos that was emblematic of the times. Source: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/2013/10/10/the_extremist_gang_of_40_317501.html... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
August 1, 2013 Updated Aug 1, 2013 at 9:19 PM CDT PEORIA, Ill. -- The Susan G. Komen foundation has announced that millions of dollars in new grants will be used for environmental research. Five grants totaling $42 million will go towards global breast cancer research, aimed at understanding the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
Reversing a downward trend, civilian casualties have risen 23 percent, in part because of fighting between government forces and insurgents. By Jeremy Ravinsky,?Correspondent / July 31, 2013 A shoe of a civilian is seen at the site of a suicide car bomb attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, June 11. In a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
Jane Jeffrey, regional officer for Unite, said Mr Johnson gave protesters a "thumbs-up" from the passenger seat of the car. She said: "We're down here today because we've had a long struggle today with owners of the port to get union recognition. "We think it's vital in the industry that... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
The world?s response to climate change is deeply flawed. The conventional wisdom on how to deal with climate change has failed and it?s time to change course. To date, climate policies have been guided by targets and timetables for emissions reduction derived from various academic exercises. Such methods are both... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) ? Abortion-rights demonstrators vandalized Chile's main cathedral during a Mass and used pews as barricades during clashes with police. A group of demonstrators broke off from a largely peaceful protest calling for the legalization of abortion Thursday night and stormed into the Metropolitan Cathedral of Santiago, interrupting... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2013 at Adelino K's blog
This week coming off the end of San Diego Comic-Con lacked some of the big names seen in a typical week. But, hey, that just left room for two different remakes of Jean-Claude Van Damme movies, as well as remakes of The Butterfly Effect, and a Rocky spinoff focusing on... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2013 at Adelino K's blog