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Nope, Jawbone still doesn't have a smartwatch of its own. But with the $180 (£150) Up3, its latest health-tracking wristband, the company is making a clear case for why it doesn't need a smart watch (yet). With sensor technology from last year's... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/0z-vZIy4yaA/ Related Topics: Vote Tim Cook Benedict... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2014 at Brittdannie's blog
Your Health Getting Medical Advice Is Often Just A Tap Away Health U.S. To Temporarily Halt Funding For Controversial Virus Research Health Take Your Medicine, Tap Your Phone And Collect A Prize Health Just Seeing Charts And Graphs Makes Drug Claims More Credible Source: http://www.npr.org/2014/10/18/357233530/getting-medical-advice-is-often-just-a-tap-away?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=storiesfromnpr Tags: jennifer lawrence jennifer love... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2014 at Brittdannie's blog
One of the more popular areas of Reddit is the Ask Me Anything subreddit, enabling visitors to engage with others who are holding an AMA session to answer all questions put forward. The website has launched an official app on iPhone and iPad since these sessions can attract a fair... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at Brittdannie's blog
The entirety of the film Snowpiercer takes place on a train—a very special train that I can't stop thinking about. The movie itself is great—we've followed the film here due to its unique distribution plan to be made available on-demand platforms just weeks after being released in theaters—but to be... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2014 at Brittdannie's blog
The best way to catch up with Game of Thrones before Season 4 starts? By watching this amazing supercut of every single on-screen death in the series so far. Made by Digg Video, it's a bloody gore-y mix of swords, spears, arrows, bare hands, etc. ripping apart flesh and ending... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Brittdannie's blog
Actor Seth Gabel on his inspiration, and possible super-villain team-up. By Alex Zalben Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1717802/arrow-count-vertigo-seth-gabel.jhtml Related Topics: Jonas Brothers aaron hernandez Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania on Friday rejected a request from the United States for the tiny impoverished Balkan nation to host the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons stockpile, a major blow to international efforts to destroy the arsenal by mid-2014. In a televised address, Prime Minister Edi Rama said... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Google is giving Apple users a little love today, with an updated version of its Gmail app designed specifically with iOS 7 in mind. Perhaps the biggest addition, and one oddly missing from Google's release notes, is support for the new background refresh API. That might not be the sexiest... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Vector is our cross-platform analysis show focused on bringing you the biggest stories and best analysis in tech. Sadly, Phil Nickinson wasn't able to join us this week (soon!), but Brian Klug of AnandTech absolutely was and, after briefly wrapping up the Apple A7 talk from last time, we dove... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
University of Kentucky explores links between Alzheimer's, Down syndrome PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 8-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Allison Elliott-Shannon allison.elliott@uky.edu University of Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 8, 2013) Donna Wilcock of the University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging is the lead investigator on a recently-funded project exploring... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Gambling addicts present brain function abnormalities that affect their decision-making capacity PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 5-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: José César Perales jcesar@ugr.es 34-958-246-648 University of Granada University of Granada researchers have analysed similarities and differences in psychological profile and brain function when comparing cocaine addicts and gambling... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
When iOS 7 came out, the animations were the first thing everyone noticed. Some people even claimed they got seasick watching their phones. Now we know why: those flat, pastel-colored cards can hit nearly 17 miles per hour as they zip toward your face. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/5absmLaM088/those-ios-7-icons-zoom-at-you-doing-20-miles-per-hour-1457240958 Category: time... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
TUESDAY, APRIL 20, 2010, AT 6:19 PM Tornado Kills at Least Five in Oklahoma FRIDAY, APRIL 29, 2011, AT 3:07 PM Obama Gets Firsthand Look at a Tornado Damage TUESDAY, APRIL 20, 2010, AT 6:19 PM Tornado Kills at Least Five in Oklahoma. Very long title. Long long long. Tornado... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Kate Middleton and Prince William fawned over Prince George in a new christening photo and Christina Ricci tied the knot with her fiance James Heerdegen: See Us Weekly's top 5 stories from the Oct. 26 weekend in the roundup! 1. Kate Middleton, Prince William Fawn Over Prince George In Touching... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Major League Baseball sometimes resembles a vaudeville act from a bygone era. Organists still play “Take Me Out to the Ballgame.” Some players still wear knickers, stirrups, and pinstripes. And even though Jim Leyland just retired, you can still find a few coaches with big, bushy mustaches lifted straight from... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
By Nina Chestney LONDON (Reuters) - Global spending to combat climate change fell last year and remains far below the level needed to prevent its most dangerous effects, a report by the Climate Policy Initiative said on Tuesday. Investment in renewable energy, energy efficiency and adaptation to climate change totaled... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Pushing international box office success for their new movie, the cast of "The Family" headed to the premiere in Berlin, Germany on Tuesday (October 15). Classing up the red carpet was Michelle Pfeiffer in a white blouse, black and gold jacket, and slim black pants while her younger co-star Dianna... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Share With Friends: | | Politics - Top Stories Stories, RSS Feeds and Widgets via Feedzilla.Source: http://news.feedzilla.com/en_us/stories/politics/top-stories/334608761?client_source=feed&format=rss Related Topics: homeland obamacare nadal powerball winning numbers ryan braun Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Muslim pilgrims pray on a rocky hill called the Mountain of Mercy, near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. Joined by their faith and a desire to purify their souls, more than 2 million Muslims from nearly 200 countries gathered around a hill in Saudi... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
He Sure Cleans Up Nicely Posted by: Trent on October 10, 2013| Norman Reedus‘s character on The Walking Dead is, arguably, the most popular character on the show. And now, the man is getting the recognition from fashion magazines that he well deserves. On the show, Reedus plays Daryl, a... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Elephants know what it means to point, no training required Public release date: 10-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Mary Beth O'Leary moleary@cell.com 617-397-2802 Cell Press When people want to direct the attention of others, they naturally do so by pointing, starting from a very young age. Now,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Docstoc has acquired BestVendor in an effort to ?make every small business better.? Docstoc is a popular online library of small business documents. It has over 10,000 contracts, forms, and templates that small business owners need to get up and running. Documents span categories like legal, personal finance, and real... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
Handout / Reuters Kenan Adams-Kinard, 16, was arrested Monday in the beating death of WWII vet Delbert Belton. By Tracy Connor, Staff Writer, NBC News A second teenager was arrested Monday in the beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran in Spokane, Wash., and his family said he... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has little doubt the Syrian government used chemical weapons against civilians last week, and any decision to open the site to U.N. inspectors was "too late to be credible," a senior official in the U.S. administration said on Sunday. "Based on the reported number... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog
When you leave trash in your commissary cart, let your vehicle tags expire, allow your dog to poop outside unsupervised, and drive around with loud music, you are showing that you have no self-respect. ?Take your garbage and shop off post if you can?t pick up after yourself.? That?s the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2013 at Brittdannie's blog