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A health care worker who returned to the U.K. from West Africa is being treated for Ebola in Glasgow, Scotland, after testing positive for the virus. NPR's Michaeleen Doucleff tells our Newscast unit this is the first Ebola case diagnosed in the U.K. Doucleff reports: "The patient started to feel... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2014 at Carynlaborn's blog
The Girl Scouts of the USA is taking its cookie racket online with its "Digital Cookie" program. The launch follows years of the organization prohibiting internet sales, and allows girl scouts to sell their cookies around the country for the first ti... Source: Related Topics: NASA Cari Champion burkina... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2014 at Carynlaborn's blog
Marcus Lattimore retired from the NFL Wednesday, ending his hopes of returning from a knee injury to play for the San Francisco 49ers. Jason O. Watson/Getty Images hide caption itoggle caption Jason O. Watson/Getty Images Marcus Lattimore retired from the NFL Wednesday, ending his hopes of returning from a knee... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2014 at Carynlaborn's blog
If you're planning to snag the new Mac mini and load it up with aftermarket memory, you may want to reconsider your strategy. Macminicolo owner Brian Stucki (among others) has discovered that the RAM in Apple's latest tiny desktop isn't upgradable,... Source: Category: auburn football homeland Sam Pepper Robin... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2014 at Carynlaborn's blog
E. coli is an exceedingly common bacteria that lives in many places including your very own gut. It's also a favorite organism for synthetic biologists looking to engineer useful microbes. By inserting just a few genes in E. coli, scientists have found they can coax the bacterium into making ready-to-use... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Carynlaborn's blog
Behold the first trailer for the Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, the last of Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy films. It promises to be a great ending to the epic tale of Bilbo Baggins. I can't wait for that epic battle scene at the end. I remember having goosebumps... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2014 at Carynlaborn's blog
This month, architects in Amsterdam started work on the world's first completely 3D-printed house. It'll take three years and quite a bit of money to finish. Meanwhile, in Shanghai, a company claims to have printed ten houses with inexpensive industrial scraps in less than a day. What's the difference? Read... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Carynlaborn's blog
That may look like an ordinary Volvo S60, but it's far from it. Inside that handsome but inoffensive Swedish body is the same technology that helped make Formula One cars so fast in the last few years — the hybrid Kinetic Energy Recovery System . That's good news if you... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Carynlaborn's blog
This 32GB SanDisk flash drive is part of the company's new Connect line. The drive streams your media, including documents and video, to your Mac, PC, iPhone, Android, or Kindle, and doesn't need to be plugged in or have a router or an Internet connection to work. Lowest price ever... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
We've already talked about how to set up and start using Finder Tags in OS X Mavericks, but what about documents that aren't stored on your computer, but in iCloud instead? It's just as easy to apply Finder Tags to new and existing iCloud documents too. Here's how: How to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
The red hot nickel ball has destroyed many foes, but it seems to have met its match ... in molasses. Read more... Source: Related Topics: Frozen Brandon Browner Bound 2 Celia Cruz grand theft auto 5 Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
Ever wondered what Christmas looks like at Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's house? Happy, expensive chaos, we'd wager. We'd also imagine that Brad and Angie themselves are impossible to shop for. Maybe that's why so many people believed the report that Jolie bought Pitt a heart-shaped island. Source: Similar... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
Oh my God. Look at this car violently tumble over and over and over again in a crash at a land speed event. The car is mutilated and destroyed and is hardly even recognizable as a vehicle anymore. It's horrific. It's awful. And it's completely unbelievable that the driver of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) and its executive director Keith Kizer came under fire once again this past weekend after the UFC 167 main event in Las Vegas. UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre retained his title with a controversial split decision win over challenger Johny Hendricks. “This is... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
In this Sept. 16, 2013, photo, Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera bats against the Seattle Mariners in a baseball game in Detroit. Cabrera has won the American League Most Valuable Player award for the second straight year. Cabrera won by a comfortable margin Thursday, Nov. 14, getting 23 of 30 first-place... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
Courtesy Touchstone Books Allie Brosh's humorous, autobiographical blog, Hyperbole And A Half, has a huge following. In 2011, an editor of PC World included it in a list of the 10 funniest sites on the Internet, and this year, Advertising Age included Brosh in its annual list of the year's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
Trader Jeffrey Vazquez, right, and specialist Glenn Carell, center, work at the post that trades Twitter on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. Stocks edged higher in early Friday trading as investors reacted to an unexpectedly strong October jobs report. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Trader... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
By Jenna Portnoy, New Jersey Star-Ledger - November 6, 2013 Email Print Comments Read Full Article » Related Topics: Chris Christie, Election 2013 Email Print Comments RCP Log In | Register Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. Source: Related Topics: Miriam Carey FIFA 14 Cameron... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
This machine by Arthur Ganson just blew my mind: its engine runs at 200 revolutions per minute but the last gear of its 12-gear mechanism is locked to a block of concrete. It looks still but, in reality, it is moving. You just can't see it because it completes one... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two of Marvin Gaye's children sued Robin Thicke and his collaborators on the hit song "Blurred Lines" on Wednesday, accusing them of copyright infringement and alleging music company EMI failed to protect their father's legacy. Nona Marvisa Gaye and Frankie Christian Gaye's suit is the latest... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
Gogo, the company known for providing barely usable internet at exorbitant prices on United States domestic and (some) international flights, is partnering with Japan Airlines to bring its service abroad. A small expansion to be sure, but a notable one: it marks Gogo's first expansion of service to ... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
Repeal SGR formula and replace sequestration cuts internists tell Budget Conference Committee PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 25-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Jacquelyn Blaser 202-261-4572 American College of Physicians (Washington) Internists today provided input to the recently appointed Congressional Budget Conference Committee members, providing them with specific recommendations to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
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Posted Oct 23, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
15 October 2013 Last updated at 06:22 ET By James Morgan Science reporter, BBC News The European Space Agency has unveiled plans to "take 3D printing into the metal age" by building parts for jets, spacecraft and fusion projects. The Amaze project brings together 28 institutions to develop new metal... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog
By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc's quarterly results beat Wall Street's expectations as the Internet search giant expanded its mobile and overseas businesses while keeping ad-rate declines in check, sending its shares to a record high. The market reaction put Google's stock within striking distance of $1,000,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Carynlaborn's blog