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For today only, purchase the Seidio LEDGER Flip Case with Metal Kickstand for iPhone 5/5S and save 43% off the list price! This custom iPhone 5/5S flip case is a combination of an Italian polyurethane and a cloth-like texture to provide some impact protection while giving your device a snazzy... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2014 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Time bender Michael Shainblum works his time lapse magic on a place where I would totally believe magic still exists: Doha, Qatar. He shows the bustling new city of skyscrapers and constant construction next to the old world and its ancient culture. Just going around the city will feel like... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Last year, Coachella's main event art installation was a giant snail. But this year, the mobile art installation at the popular music festival is a three-story-tall astronaut, formally known as "Escape Velocity." And it's totally awesome. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/yPsD532UIzI/the-story-behind-that-giant-astronaut-floating-around-c-1563391000 Category: Buzz Williams king cake United States Ice Hockey Men... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
I have to confess I know little about Sydney but—judging by this tilt-shift time-lapse short by Filippo Rivetti—it looks like a perfect city with nice architecture and beautiful beaches. I wish I were there right now. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/dxddxJl_N5M/@jesusdiaz Related Topics: chicago bears daytona 500 presidents day Dunk Contest... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Welcome to Growing Up Geek, an ongoing feature where we take a look back at our youth and tell stories of growing up to be the nerds that we are. Today, we have our very own Timothy J. Seppala. I was 7 years old the first time I read Jaws.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
You may not need a pilot's licence to take the controls of a remote control toy plane, but that doesn't mean that keeping it in the air is easy. And to ensure that this iPhone-controlled RC SmartPlane spends more time flying than careening towards the ground, it features special software... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
The best Twitter apps for iPhone that not only look great on iOS 7, but keep you connected better than ever! Twitter has changed. It's no longer the domain of nerds and conferences but now serves the mainstream, not to mention pop stars with tens of millions of followers. Twitter's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Coffee can help cut your risk of type 2 diabetes, fresh research shows. Other foods, such as oranges, lemons and other citrus fruits, nuts and beans can also help. iStock Coffee can help cut your risk of type 2 diabetes, fresh research shows. Other foods, such as oranges, lemons and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Sony's official app is not yet updated for KitKat, but your equipment still works fine Folks with a Sony Cyber-shot QX lens camera and a Nexus 5 (or KitKat in an unofficial way on other phones) are finding out the hard way that Sony's PlayMemories Mobile application isn't working. It... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
The Onion announced that it will cease producing print editions of the satirical news source, in favor of its digital efforts. Here, an Onion story from July that declared the death of print. The Onion The Onion announced that it will cease producing print editions of the satirical news source,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Stepping out for an evening with her gal pals, Kelly Rowland stopped by Mr. Chow in Beverly Hills on Tuesday evening (November 5). The "X Factor" judge donned a stunning black dress with a pair of matching pumps as she showed off her pearly whites for the cameras. Meanwhile, Kelly... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
A new generation of curved displays for Smartphones and TVs has just been launched. While there have been curved screens around before, they were actually just flat displays with a curved cover glass on top. This time the displays themselves are actually curved and that makes a significant difference. Read... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
MACON, Ga. (AP) — A federal prosecutor said Thursday that he is conducting a formal review of facts and evidence in the death of a teenager whose body was found inside a rolled-up wrestling mat in his high school gym. U.S. Attorney Michael Moore said that if he uncovers sufficient... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Prezi Desktop $129.00 Wake up your presentations by zooming in to your talking points. You can also add text, images, and media in a unique format. Download Now Once you notice your colleagues are catching up on their sleep during your PowerPoint presentations, you know you need Prezi Desktop. Using... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
WASHINGTON (AP) -- JPMorgan Chase has agreed to pay $5.1 billion to resolve claims that it misled Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky home loans and mortgage securities it sold them before the housing market collapsed. The Federal Housing Finance Agency, which oversees Fannie and Freddie, announced the settlement... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Now that we are past the government shutdown and debt ceiling debacles, all eyes are on Obamacare. For the last three weeks, the rollout of the federal exchange Web site, a centerpiece of the law, has been riddled with problems, leaving millions of Americans frustrated and dismayed. What went wrong?... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
The reSTART center for Internet addiction is in the woods outside Seattle. The initial, in-patient part of the program is held on a property that has a tree house and a garden. Rachel Martin/NPR The reSTART center for Internet addiction is in the woods outside Seattle. The initial, in-patient part... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Secretary of State John Kerry flies over Afghanistan on Oct. 11. He met with President Hamid Karzai to work out an agreement on U.S. presence in the country. Jacquelyn Martin/AFP/Getty Images Secretary of State John Kerry flies over Afghanistan on Oct. 11. He met with President Hamid Karzai to work... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
ThumbsUp Labs believes that our smartphone screens are too messy -- we have to wade through pages of apps to find just the right tool at a given moment. The company hopes to clean things up by releasing the private beta of Aviate, an Android launcher that builds context-aware home... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, left, leans in toward Afghan President Hamid Karzai as they say goodbye at the end of a news conference announcing a tentative agreement between the two countries at the Presidential Palace during Kerry's unannounced stop in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, as... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
By Lex October 10, 2013 @ 11:37 AM Lena Dunham milked a cow during an interview in the meat packing district. Lena’s really smart and completely self-aware so I assume she picked up on the irony. Maybe even the cow did as well, we’ll never know. Photo Credit: FameFlynet Source:... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Staff at Grangemouth, Scotland's only oil refinery, voted for a stoppage following a row over a union official at the plant. The move sparked fears of a repeat of 2008 when a two-day strike at the plant saw garages run dry amid panic-buying. Unite the union said more than 81... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Sep 21 2013 John Obi Mikel scored his first Barclays Premier League goal as Chelsea beat Fulham 2-0 in the west London derby at Stamford Bridge and won for the first time in a month. Oscar's second-half strike and Mikel's first goal in almost seven years ended a four-match winless... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
Amy Poehler and Tina Fey arrives at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre on Sunday Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) Amy Poehler and Tina Fey arrives at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre on Sunday Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog
In yet another sign of a strengthening economy, 17 Miami-Dade and Broward banks received five stars - the highest possible - in the most recent ratings by Coral Gables-based BauerFinancial, based on June 30 results. That compares to 15 at the end of the first quarter of this year. Awarded... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2013 at Benjaminaliston 32's blog