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Posted Jun 12, 2014 at Granger Whitelaw
Personally, I really dig Twine and Levelup. but take a look at some of this stuff below and tell me what you think. Although we’re not yet time traveling or commuting via hoverboard, we’ve made some impressive technological advances: Robot vacuums, refrigerators with apps, holographic celebrities. The future has indeed... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2013 at Granger Whitelaw
A private space capsule's first contracted cargo mission to the International Space Station is slated to launch Oct. 7, NASA officials announced Thursday. SpaceX's robotic Dragon spacecraft is set to blast off atop the company's Falcon 9 rocket from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 8:34 p.m. EDT on... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
Neil Armstrong, the astronaut who marked an epochal achievement in exploration with "one small step" from the Apollo 11 lunar module on July 20, 1969, becoming the first person to walk on the moon, died Saturday at 82. His family announced the death in a statement but did not disclose... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
After medal-winning Olympians stand on the platform, receive their medals, and solemnly listen to the gold medal winner’s national anthem, they leave the stage and face an army of photographers. In front of the flashing lights, many winners grab their medals and take a bite. It takes years of grueling... Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 9, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
Most of Apple's mobile devices will get a new operating system this fall, including a different mapping service and a built-in bond with Facebook. The company says its iOS 6 software will sport more than 200 new features, though some won't be available on all devices. It will be a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
Facebook Inc took yet another hit on the stock market Tuesday, losing billions of dollars in market value amid calls for investigations by two top U.S. financial regulators into last Friday’s botched Nasdaq debut and reports that an analyst with the company’s lead underwriter warned some clients of scaled-back financial... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
Two state troopers have been suspended over allegations they provided an “unauthorized escort” to a group of sports cars -- including one driven by football star Brandon Jacobs -- driving at high speeds in New Jersey. The convoy of cars, including Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches and others, traveled at speeds in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
by granger Whitelaw It’s funny how some of the real truths of life pass from generation to generation, Grandfather to Grandson, Mother to child. One of these great truths was passed to me again yesterday from my Mother, I had forgot the last time she shared this with me, but... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
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Apr 13, 2012
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Bubba Watson started the day by watching the rarest shot in golf. He ended another thrill-a-minute Sunday at Augusta National with a signature shot of his own to win the Masters. So deep in the trees right of the 10th fairway that he couldn’t even see the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
Add the United States Senate to the growing list of legislative bodies considering new laws that would ban employers from requiring job applicants to turn over their Facebook usernames and passwords as part of the background investigation process. As the number of stories of applicants rejected or employees being “Facebook-fired”... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
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Mar 24, 2012
By Herb Weisbaum, The ConsumerMan It’s not easy to buy a car when you’re upside down in your car loan. That is, you owe more on the vehicle you’re driving than it’s worth. It’s called negative equity. So it’s mighty appealing when a dealer offers to “pay off your trade... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
By Jane L. Levere, msnbc.com contributor “The Art of Video Games,” one of the first major exhibits to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium, will open March 16 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. On display until Sept. 30, the exhibit features... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
From MSNBC: There's no planking or other pranks in it -- no cats walking on iPads, no babies riding on Roombas. And instead of being 30 seconds, this video is 30 minutes long. Nevertheless, a short film about a campaign to capture a Ugandan warlord has gone uber-viral in a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
DEMPSEY SCORES AS US BEATS ITALY FOR FIRST TIME GENOA, Italy - American players applauded each other and their fans. Their supporters cheered loudly and proudly waved the red, white and blue. Gaining a rare victory over a soccer power, the United States beat Italy 1-0 Wednesday night on Clint... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, talking to Greece's Prime Minister Lucas Papademos on Monday, admitted after the Greek bailout deal was unveiled that "it's not an easy (program), it's an ambitious one." By NBC News, msnbc.com and news services Updated at 5 a.m. ET: BRUSSELS -- After months of tough... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
TIVO TIME !! by granger whitelaw Saturday morning and yes, its TIVO TIME ! Well, actually I have comcast cable and a built in DVR, but same result. I can set it to record my favorite TV shows I am unable to watch during the week and watch when I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
Ayaan Hirsi Ali:The Global War on Christians in the Muslim World Feb 6, 2012 12:00 AM EST From one end of the muslim world to the other, Christians are being murdered for their faith. We hear so often about Muslims as victims of abuse in the West and combatants in... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
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Reblogged Feb 3, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw
Federal prosecutors say data from users of Megaupload could be deleted as soon as Thursday. via www.msnbc.msn.com Continue reading
Reblogged Jan 30, 2012 at Granger Whitelaw