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Remember how the DEA got caught impersonating a woman on Facebook in an attempt to catch criminals who contacted her? Yeah, Facebook isn't at all pleased. It just sent a letter asking the anti-drug agency to promise that it won't create fake accounts... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/go5ssN4vTo4/ Category: the walking dead Tmz... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2014 at Benakphilander's blog
We've collected and counted your votes and now your five picks for Best Solid State Drive For the Money are ready to be narrowed down to a winner. These are absolutely the five drives we expected to see make it to this round, but the winner isn't so obvious, and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at Benakphilander's blog
The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple! On this episode Rene, Peter, and Ally talk best apps and games of July, 2014, streaming music, Facebook and Instagram making separate apps, the new MacBook Pro bumps and price cuts,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2014 at Benakphilander's blog
In addition to completely freaking us out , it turns out that the robotic snakes being developed at universities like Carnegie Mellonsome serve some practical purposes as well. A company called Medrobotics Corporation will soon begin marketing robot snake-assisted surgical device designed to crawl down a patient's throat. Yeah, that's... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Benakphilander's blog
If you're having issues with the earpiece on your iPhone 5, there's a possibility it could need to be DIY repaired. Symptoms typically include low audio through the actual earpiece, crackling sounds, or no sound at all. If that sounds like something you're experiencing, your earpiece could be bad. Luckily,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2014 at Benakphilander's blog
Following loads upon loads of evidence that the ban on smartphone usage during flights is absolutely ridiculous, the government will finally formally take up the matter. According to the WSJ, the FCC is now formally considering a proposal that would allow you to make phone calls above 10,000 feet. Read... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
Stepping out for a social call, Lauren Conrad showed up at a friend’s house in Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon (November 17). The “Hills” cutie donned a cream-colored sweater with white trousers and designer shades as she strolled back to her car following the visit. As for LC’s engagement to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford stands with his wife Renata at a news conference on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. Ford has apologized for making crude comments in responding to allegations contained in court documents. Ford said the "graphic"remarks came after six months of relentless pressure. He said "revelations" of cocaine, escorts... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
In this Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013 photo, singer, dancer, choreographer and TV personality Paula Abdul smiles during an interview with The Associated Press in Jerusalem. She's been an award-winning singer, dancer, choreographer and TV personality. Now Paula Abdul can add a new title to her resume - religious pilgrim. The... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
While no one's sure which foods are good for our microbiomes, but eating more veggies can't hurt. iStockPhoto.com While no one's sure which foods are good for our microbiomes, but eating more veggies can't hurt. iStockPhoto.com When our colleague Rob Stein got his microbiome analyzed recently in the name of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi authorities have detained a columnist who supported ending his country's ban on women driving, activists said Wednesday. The activists, who wished to remain anonymous for fear of retribution, said Tariq al-Mubarak was called by investigators in the capital Riyadh concerning a stolen car... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
"When considering social media, every teacher needs to ask, how will this empower me to be of greater service to my constituents?" said executive coach Greg Verdino. "How will it make learning more effective for my students? How will it better engage their parents? How will it factor into my... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
If you're tired of product placements in your favorite dramatic series, you won't get any relief if you switch over to hoops instead. Samsung has confirmed that it just signed on to become the official NBA provider of televisions and tablets in a deal which the WSJ says is worth... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a six-week burst of fundraising for Democrats, offering an early look at how he'll frame the messy health overhaul rollout and recent government shutdown for donors and voters ahead of next year's pivotal midterm elections. After putting political events on hold for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
If you've been waiting for the MacBook Pro with Retina display to get a big processor upgrade, today's your lucky day. Apple has just refreshed its high-end portable line with Intel's Haswell chips, delivering Iris graphics and battery life improvements much like those from the recent MacBook Air ... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ford's Theatre will reopen its doors and resume performances Wednesday, using private funding, even though the government shutdown has continued into a third week. Theater officials announced Tuesday that the national historic site and performance space will reopen Wednesday. Theater trustee Ronald O. Perelman, the chairman and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
[unable to retrieve full-text content]A new image of the sunward plunging Comet ISON taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope on October 9, 2013, suggests that the comet is intact despite some predictions that the fragile icy nucleus might disintegrate as the Sun warms it. The comet will pass closest to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
World record: Wireless data transmission at 100 Gbit/s Public release date: 14-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Monika Landgraf presse@kit.edu 49-721-608-47414 Helmholtz Association This news release is available in German. Extension of cable-based telecommunication networks requires high investments in both conurbations and rural areas. Broadband data transmission via... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
Share With Friends: | | Politics - Top Stories News, News Feeds and News via Feedzilla.Source: http://news.feedzilla.com/en_us/stories/politics/top-stories/333657020?client_source=feed&format=rss Category: Krokodil Ed Sheeran Humble Bundle chargers sunday night football Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
Washington (AFP) - US President Barack Obama signed a measure into law reinstating US military death benefits to families of soldiers killed on duty that had been halted by the government shutdown. The Senate passed the mini funding bill by unanimous consent earlier in the day, following approval by the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
And in this case, information of an obvious suicide has commenced to circulate on Saturday evening regarding previous Cincinnati Reds utility player Ryan Freel. Ziegler formulated ?Methandrostenolone? or Dianabol with the assist of Ciba pharmaceutical organization this created the US dominate in the 1962 Entire world Championships. He experienced a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
By Lauren Tara LaCapra, Matthew Goldstein and Emily Flitter NEW YORK (Reuters) - Until recently, having an "edge" was a coveted trait on Wall Street. After the federal indictment on Thursday of billionaire investor Steven A. Cohen's hedge fund for insider trading, it is becoming a four-letter word. In painting... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
In this photo taken Monday, July 22, 2013, North Korean soldiers stand guarding the truce village of Panmunjom at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas in Panmunjom, North Korea. Some Americans call it the ?Forgotten War,? a 1950s conflict fought in a far-off country and so painful... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Two Democratic senators say they'll hold a forum on immigration in the home district of Iowa Republican congressman Steve King to pressure him in the wake of incendiary comments he made on immigrant youths. Sens. Tom Harkin of Iowa and Dick Durbin of Illinois say the event... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Scientists have discovered the first genetic biomarker to detect Lewy body dementia (LBD), a disease that can be confused with Alzheimer's. This biomarker is found in 20% of cases and differentiates one of the sub-groups of the pathology. Source: http://feeds.sciencedaily.com/~r/sciencedaily/health_medicine/genes/~3/KWi4ib1_QT8/130726074015.htm dancing with the stars season 14... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2013 at Benakphilander's blog