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Absurd. Like seriously. Look at this fleet of Blue Angels fighter jet planes fly in a perfect pattern in a practice session. The flight pattern they were practicing, I'm assuming here, is called "Let's get these flying metal beasts as close as possible so that one inch of a mistake... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
Nike has fired the majority of the team responsible for its FuelBand fitness tracker according to a report from CNET today, which also claims that the company is jettisoning wearable hardware for good. An anonymous source says that roughly 55 employees were let go from Nike's Digital Sport hardware team,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
NASA's Kepler telescope has discovered a veritable bounty of alien planets, but none of them have been quite like Earth -- until now. Today, the agency announced that Kepler-186f is the first confirmed Earth-sized planet in the habitable zone of... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/mUixuouwucc/ Tags: good friday mothers day Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
Just as they were late getting into the smartphone game, Apple has not rushed into the wrist race with iWatch. Check out Smartwatch Fans and you'll find no less than 14 smartwatches that are either available now or will be early this year. Some are from major companies like Samsung,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
What drives people to run a marathon? Join Hayley Birch as she tackles 26.2 miles, aided by science. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/YkasmX2q53k/made-for-a-marathon-the-science-of-long-distance-runni-1560683898 Similar Articles: Vince Wilfork venezuela kobe bryant Valentine Cards Coke Commercial Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
While many have been fretting over the possibility of reduced cellular competition if Sprint buys T-Mobile, some real reduction has just taken place. Cincinnati Bell has sold all of its spectrum to Verizon for $210 million, removing itself from the... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/zadbO5T_vnI/ Tags: college board ncaa march madness the bachelor... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
Amazon and Netflix are doing it in style, Yahoo's clamouring to join in , and now Bloomberg reports that Microsoft has at least six original series in production, too. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/jmrAQqsaS7k/bloomberg-microsoft-has-six-original-tv-series-in-prod-1559696390 Similar Articles: Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge Maria von Trapp Graco recall Lego Movie Best Super Bowl Commercials... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books dealing with subjects that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/UBa8uIXladY/ Tags: earthquake today north korea walking dead... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
It may seem like the stuff from spy and superhero movies but scientists have created "the first room-temperature light detector that can sense the full infrared spectrum" which, according to researchers at the University of Michigan, can be made so thin that it can be easily stacked on night vision... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Holland Marty79's blog
Who wouldn't want Kevin Hart yelling accurate but somehow disparaging directions at them while they're trying to drive? No one. So Waze made a deal with Universal Pictures to get celebrities talking at us while we're lost. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/uQQYVkgN_n4/waze-has-new-celebrity-voice-navigation-1470839544 Tags: Julius Thomas Thomas Howard jack o lantern Ian... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
In Tacloban, Philippines, a chapel has become a makeshift neonatal intensive care unit for 24 babies born in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan. In a city with no electricity, one set of parents take turns pushing oxygen into the lungs of their days-old baby with a hand-held pump. Others rest... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats' new mantra in budget talks is to close tax loopholes for certain businesses, investors and professionals as a way to raise more revenue to help ease autopilot spending cuts that soon are to become more painful. On their list: Deductions for corporations that pay executives in... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
Julia Roberts speaks out on working with Meryl Streep, admiring Hillary Clinton, why she avoids social media, never Googles herself and more in a new cover story interview with Marie Claire. The Oscar-winning 46-year-old actress rose to international fame and achieved instant movie star status with her breakthrough role in... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
A painting from Max Liebermann "Zwei Reiter am Strande" ("Two riders on the beach") is projected on a screen during a news conference in Augsburg, southern Germany, Tuesday, Nov.5, 2013, on the art found in Munich. A hoard of more than 1,400 art works found last year at a Munich... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
The fall is a notoriously difficult time to have a major Saturday card due to the pull of College Football. Even the UFC seems to struggle during this time of the year no matter how well they stack their cards. Avoiding college football is something the promotion needs to remember... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
Never mind that Facebook hasn't exactly taken the world by storm with smartphones carrying its brand. And never mind that what's left of BlackBerry's user base is largely comprised of Enterprise-based users who value the platform's added layer of security -- not exactly the kind of people who would ...... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
Samsung is riding at the top of the smartphone food-chain — let's hope they remember how they got there I was looking through the data at ABI Research today about Q3 2013 smartphone sales. At first glance, I saw the pie chart I expected to see, with Android having over... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's capital is getting rid of the monkey business. Security forces are conducting raids to rescue macaques used in masked monkey performances on Jakarta's streets. The order came from Jakarta Gov. Joko Widodo, better known as "Jokowi," who wants all roadside monkey performances — known here... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
Vice President Joe Biden helped usher in the Obamacare era with a now-famous expression that, while commonly used, cannot be printed here in full. But the voluble veep has had an uncharacteristically low profile for the past three weeks as Obama’s signature domestic achievement has labored through a thoroughly botched... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
Share With Friends: | | Politics - Top Stories News, RSS Feeds and Widgets via Feedzilla.Source: http://news.feedzilla.com/en_us/stories/politics/top-stories/335742790?client_source=feed&format=rss Category: Baby Hope tom hanks What Does the Fox Say Duck Dynasty mick jagger Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
After rumors ran wild claiming that Kendall Jenner was dating Young Jinsu, the teen reality star took to Twitter to deny the allegation. Though a source who spoke with People magazine stated that the two have been dating for a "few months," the 17-year-old aspiring model tweeted, "enough with the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
House Budget Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., walks to a meeting with House Republicans on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 in Washington. Senate leaders announced last-minute agreement Wednesday to avert a threatened Treasury default and reopen the government after a partial, 16-day shutdown. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
A recently unveiled backdoor in a number of late-model D-Link brand routers indicates that the practice of adding manufacturer's backdoors to network hardware is still alive and well. For certain D-Link routers, a user can access the Web interface for the router by simply setting a browser's user-agent string to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
Such an effort would thrust Washington's traditionally cautious and pragmatic business lobby into open warfare with the Tea Party faction, which has grown in influence since the 2010 election and won a series of skirmishes with the Republican establishment in the last two years. "We are looking at ways to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog
Doug, Harry, Danny & Tom celebrate McFly's 10th anniversary Posted by: Trent on October 9, 2013| British boyband McFly are featured on the cover and in the pages of the new issue of Attitude magazine in celebration of the band’s 10th anniversary … but judging by the looks of the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at Holland Marty79's blog