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Sure, you might be able to make reservations at your favorite dinner spot (or tip your barista) via mobile app, but that won't tell you how busy it'll be once you get there. That, ladies and gentlemen, is what mobile payment outfit Dash is hoping to... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/uIM6cswsZ4g/ Similar Articles:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Sports Lots Of Baseball And A Little Soccer: The Week In Sports Sports Despite New Sources, Europe Still Relies On Russian Oil Sports Landon Donovan Makes An Emotional, If Slightly Awkward, Farewell Sports Landon Donovan Will Leave Indelible Mark On American Soccer Source: http://www.npr.org/2014/10/11/355340501/lots-of-baseball-and-a-little-soccer-the-week-in-sports?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=storiesfromnpr Similar Articles: Greg Norman McKayla Maroney Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2014 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Around the Nation Archaeologists Find Brewery Remains At Virginia Campus Business Deborah Rutter Becomes Kennedy Center's First Female President Around the Nation Pie Crust Scandal Hits Kentucky State Fair Business Another NFL Season, Another Year LA Is Without A Team Source: http://www.npr.org/2014/09/01/344935012/pie-crust-scandal-hits-kentucky-state-fair?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=storiesfromnpr Similar Articles: Luis Montes Narendra Modi Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Transcend's SSD upgrade kits for the MacBook Air or Retina MacBook Pro are seeing substantial discounts today on Amazon. The upgrade kits swap out the modular SSD board on older versions of the laptops (alas, they're not compatible with the more recent models) and uses your original SSD as a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2014 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Apple's gotten a lot of attention recently for iOS 7's multipeer networking frameworks. I covered them briefly in my enterprise and education overview back in September 2013 when iOS 7 first launched but they're worth a closer look. Multipeer networking makes use of Bluetooth, Infrastructure Wi-Fi (like a Wi-Fi Hotspot),... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Colinkirk7537's blog
MTV News gets exclusive access to the set of Reeves' upcoming action film. By Craig Flaster, reporting by Josh Horowitz Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1719481/keanu-reeves-john-wick-set-visit.jhtml Similar Articles: kate upton Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
The end of one character means a new beginning for another character, 'Homeland' producer and showrunner Alex Gansa teases. By Josh Wigler Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1719192/homeland-season-finale-whats-next.jhtml Similar Articles: Cyber Monday Deals 2013 gander mountain Midnight Memories Brad Ausmus SAT Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Currently in the midst of a very intense season of "The Biggest Loser," Jillian Michaels garnered herself a little added exposure by covering the January 2014 issue of Self magazine. While showing off her flawless figure for the Chris Craymer photo shoot, the 39-year-old fitness guru revealed some helpful tips... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
BlackBerry Z10 runs all android apps! Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/androidcentral/~3/k5jZcMvBPvw/story01.htm Similar Articles: sound of music elf on the shelf gamestop Rihanna fox news Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
In November 2014, after traveling 10 years and hundreds of millions of miles, a European spacecraft will touch down on a two-and-a-half-mile-wide ball of ice and dust as it hurtles through space towards the sun. And if all goes according to plan, this unprecedented feat could finally give us what... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Osfoora 2 for iPhone has finally dropped and anyone who has been using Twitter long enough probably remembers the original Osfoora. For a long time it was one of the most popular Twitter clients on the block. Now Osfoora 2 is available and is fully compatible with iOS 7 including... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Growlers are a great, reusable way to cart economy-size quantities of specialty beer to your fridge. Turns out the making of that blessed clay vessel involves the same kind of hand-crafted artistry that goes into your favorite microbrew, as demonstrated by Portland Growler Company. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/Qh3b40Yyscc/these-growlers-are-a-beautiful-sight-even-before-you-pu-1475647549 Similar Articles:... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
The Black Friday insanity kicks off today, and we're here to point you to the best deals on apps for iPhone, iPad, and Mac in the App Store. We'll be updating this list all day long, so feel free to let us know in the comments about any sales on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
The Smithsonian's design museum, the Cooper-Hewitt, is taking a different tack with a new website: it wants you to explore its digital collection by color. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/h55HgQ0PExc/explore-the-smithsonians-online-design-museum-through-1468861892 Similar Articles: andy kaufman miranda lambert When Was The First Parachute Jump? House of Cards Julius Thomas Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
One of the more interesting phones to debut in 2013 has got to be the YotaPhone. (Seriously, you'll want to watch this.) Traditional color LCD display on one side, black-and-white e-ink display on the other. And no traditional Android buttons. Strange, to say the least. We're still not exactly expecting... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
If the promotional images are any indication, there's bound to be an awful lot of BlackBerry checking happening in Amazon's new Alpha House series. And now you can finally see for yourself. The first three episodes of the Capitol Hill comedy (including April's pilot) have just hit Amazon all at... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Microsoft yesterday shut down talk that it would soon stop shipping new versions of its Exchange Server, promising customers that it would continue to develop and release the popular email software for on-premise use. In a post to the Exchange team's blog, Perry Clarke, who heads development, tried to put... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Last year some 6,000 attendees trekked out to Las Vegas for the first customer conference of what many consider to be the leading public IaaS cloud provider: Amazon Web Services. AWS re:Invent 2012 saw the launch of a new data analytics and warehousing product, price drops on its services, and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
In the beginning, there was Dropbox, and enterprises far and wide were appalled. How dare corporate and business users make use of a file sync and sharing service that's meant for consumers? But the convenience and flexibility of Dropbox were hard to ignore, and soon file repository services for businesses... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Alan Cheuse reviews Dublin journalist Paul Lynch's first novel, Red Sky in Morning, which is set in 19th century Ireland. The book tells the story and aftermath of a murder committed by a rage-filled farmer against the landlord who evicts him. Cheuse says Lynch's forceful language makes the story's violence... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The doctor convicted of killing Michael Jackson was released from jail Monday after serving nearly two years of a four-year sentence. Conrad Murray was released from a downtown Los Angeles jail at 12:01 a.m., according to the sheriff's office. A change in California law allowed his... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
This undated photo provided by Google shows a Google data center in Hamina, Finland. The Washington Post is reporting Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, that the National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world. The Post cites documents... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A roadside bomb killed 18 civilians Sunday, mostly women and children, after it struck a small bus coming from a wedding in a lawless district of eastern Afghanistan's Ghazni province, police said. Deputy provincial police chief Col. Asadullah Ensafi said the blast occurred in the Andar... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — An explosion inside a candy factory in the border city of Ciudad Juarez on Thursday left one person dead and at least 40 injured, Mexican authorities said. The blast took place on the second floor of the Dulces Blueberry factory and caused the floor to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog
Nokia's just announced a new camera app called Refocus Lens at Nokia World that brings a Lytro-like variable depth of field to Lumia cameras. Likely to be the fruits of that Scalado purchase from a while back, it'll let you change the focus of a snapshot using "clever algorithms" while... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at Colinkirk7537's blog