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Drivers park to put on snow chains in the middle of a massive traffic jam in the Savoie region of France. Thousands of motorists are stranded for a second day. Muscio Sylvain/EPA/Landov hide caption itoggle caption Muscio Sylvain/EPA/Landov Drivers park to put on snow chains in the middle of a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2014 at farrell879's blog
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A case before the U.S. Supreme Court concerning threats that a Pennsylvania man made toward his estranged wife and others on Facebook could hinge on how the nine justices interpret the sometimes violent imagery in rap lyrics. The justices, not known for their pop... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2014 at farrell879's blog
Here's the deal: if a device has a camera, it will be used to shoot porn. No exceptions -- not even if that device is a drone. Brooklyn film company Ghost+Cow shot a project called, erm, Drone Boning, using only unmanned aerial vehicles. Despite the... Source: Similar Articles: first... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2014 at farrell879's blog
Global Health Some Nations Still Ill-Equipped To Deal With Ebola Around the Nation Dallas Hospital Deals With Aftermath Of Ebola Missteps Global Health The Ebola Survivors Who Can't Go Home Global Health Universities To Speakers Who've Visited West Africa: En Garde! Source: Tags: Rutgers football mila kunis Iphone 6... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2014 at farrell879's blog
Instagram is a far from perfect app. Some features are wicked obvious while others remain buried in settings or in a location that just doesn't make sense. One question I've been asked over and over by many Instagram users is if there's a way to view all the photos you've... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at farrell879's blog
Sony's had limited tests of its cloud-based gaming service running for the last few months, but it's taking PlayStation Now to the next level tomorrow by letting anyone with a PS4 (that's in the continental US or southern Canada) join in. There's a... Source: Category: garth brooks Argentina Vs... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2014 at farrell879's blog
If you regularly jailbreak your iPhone, you are no doubt familiar with Auxo. If you don't use it, you've at least heard of it. The original version of Auxo brought with it multitasking that was actually usable in an iOS 6 world. Auxo 2 is now available for iOS 7... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at farrell879's blog
More cities are making their data available, both in the name of political transparency and to allow residents to help chip away at civic problems. This lovely-looking chart measures 36 cities by how many civic datasets—from crime to transit to zoning—they've released to the public. Read more... Source: Similar... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at farrell879's blog
Enjoying some alone time as they run errands, Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale stepped out in Studio City, California on Monday (November 18). The No Doubt frontwoman wore a bulky blue jacket over her budding baby bump and knee-high black heeled boots as she held hands with her rocker hubby.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2013 at farrell879's blog
With the dust settling from tonight’s UFC 167 fight card, it is time to take a look back at the highlights from tonight’s action. Tune in as the UFC on FOX crew breaks down the highlights from tonight’s welterweight scrap Tyron Woodley and Josh Koscheck. Front-Page Photo Credit: Stephen R.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at farrell879's blog
Cooking tips from Alton Brown: A new American Chemical Society video PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 14-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Michael Berrnstein 202-872-6042 American Chemical Society Have you ever wondered why some ice cubes are as clear as glass, or why bakers use sugar, even in savory breads?... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at farrell879's blog
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday paid tribute to those who have served in the nation's military, including one of the nation's oldest veterans, 107-year-old Richard Overton. "This is the life of one American veteran, living proud and strong in the land he helped keep free," Obama... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at farrell879's blog
The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in a case that challenges the court's most famous treaty decision, written in 1920 by Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in a case that challenges the court's most famous treaty... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at farrell879's blog
There's a lot to be said for being first. Barnes & Noble beat the competition to the punch with the Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight -- an e-reader with built-in front lighting. And though we busted the company's chops with regards to its claims of keeping marriages together, the feature... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at farrell879's blog
Dear Google: What’s wrong? I ask because last weekend, while in San Francisco, I asked Google Maps for “hot chocolate mission” — and was promptly directed to an ARCO station in Fremont, 40 miles away. Similarly, last month I searched for “coffee” while in the Embarcadero Center, one of the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at farrell879's blog
NASA sees Tropical Storm Krosa approach the Philippines PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 30-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Rob Gutro NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center NASA's Terra and Aqua satellites captured visible and infrared data on intensifying Tropical Storm Krosa as it heads for a landfall in the northern Philippines.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at farrell879's blog
Allen Craig of the St. Louis Cardinals gets tripped up by Will Middlebrooks of the Boston Red Sox during the ninth inning of Game 3 of the 2013 World Series. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images This article originally appeared on Baseball Prospectus. Follow Baseball Prospectus during the playoffs for expert... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at farrell879's blog
Months after Apple apologized to consumers in China, Korean rival Samsung is doing the same after the country's state media criticized the vendor for failing to fix glitches in several of its phone models. "We welcome the scrutiny from the media," Samsung posted to its China website on Wednesday. "Due... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at farrell879's blog
A fresh solution for the lindane problem PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 22-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Aitziber Lasa 34-943-363-040 Elhuyar Fundazioa The UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country and Tecnalia are seeking fresh solutions by means of iron nanoparticles to eliminate the consequences of lindane manufacture and use. For... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at farrell879's blog
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, driven from office by sexual harassment allegations, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a felony and two misdemeanors for unwanted physical contact with three women at public events. Filner entered the plea under an agreement with the state attorney general that calls... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at farrell879's blog
Today, Vizio announced its followup to last year's inexpensive Co-Star Stream Player: the Co-Star LT. While you won't get the same full Google TV experience the Co-Star supplies, this humble set-top box may be enough to suit your needs as it offers 1080p Full HD, 3D and advanced HTML5 support.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at farrell879's blog
Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., is surrounded by reporters after leaving the office of Senate Minority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., on Capitol Hill on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 in Washington. Reid reported progress Monday toward a deal to avoid a threatened default and end a two-week partial... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at farrell879's blog
Saturday, October 12th, 2013 The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction, starting with orienting ourselves toward a new goal. In the current ‘Game of More’, we’re told to cheer a growing economy — more roads, more malls, more Stuff!... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at farrell879's blog
All of your favorite bloggers are on Twitter constantly because it's the fastest way to find out about breaking news. That's our secret. A new experimental Twitter account, @eventparrot, leverages the plethora of news organizations blasting out breaking bits to the world, 140 characters at a time. Read more... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at farrell879's blog
by Lori Buenavista on March 27, 2012 Any restaurant industry is switching to technological innovation to increase their particular income and bring in new diners. More precisely they are looking towards the online market place and restaurant website design. It is a growing pattern that numerous dining establishments have not... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2012 at farrell879's blog