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I'll never not reshare the Sherlock gif. Especially when it refers to obvious cyclical news 'stories'.
 
WAIT. You mean to tell me Google is going to talk about the next version of their yearly updated operating system at their ANNUAL developer conference, and it's going to follow the alphabetical progression they've been using this whole time and have an M as the reference character?

GET. RIGHT. OUT. OF. TOWN.
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This!
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It's a wonderful thing to have a friend with which there are no expectations, no pressures, just understanding and compassion. #oyasumi 
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I swear to god I didn't see the Moto X there the first three times this picture crossed my phone. The +Motorola Mobility  #MotoX  is a NINJA.
 
The rear camera on the LG G4 is pretty good. The front camera? I put it up against the rear cameras of the OnePlus One, HTC One M8, Nexus 5, and Moto X. 
We already know the rear camera on the G4 is more than capable, but it turns out the front facing camera is also something special. 2015 is shaping up to be an exciting year for smartphone cameras, with two major manufacturers releasing devices early in the year that demonstrate some incredible potential and plenty of time left for others to come along and surprise us. We've already...
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I wish I had the balls to get that for my mom... It'd be the perfect thing for photographing our cats and dogs being silly.
 
I know, at least for my mom, that the RE Camera will be one of the most confusing gifts to give this Mothers Day.
HTC has discounted its RE Camera down to $149 to celebrate Mother's Day, and it's even throwing in a free accessory pack to boot. From today through May 10, HTC is offering the RE Camera for $50 off its normal $199 price tag. In addition, buyers will be able to score $60 worth of accessories for free, including a protection pack, bar mount, and clip mount. If your mother happens...
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This is why I'm super happy. People can now follow me for Android without having to see my fangirl side. #oyasumi
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I was asked:
What is the difference between Collections and Communities

Two different animals.
Communities are for anyone to discuss, share stuff and get together.

Collections are more condensed:
They are unique and yours.

You can show what your interests are.
You don't have to limit posting about the stuff you love, thinking you are inundating your followers, you just put the topics in collections and anyone can follow those - whether they follow you or not.

I can skip all the American football stuff around Super Bowl.
I can skip all the politics.

Now I can share Finnish language posts without getting complaints.
:D  I have a Finnish collection, not on auto-follow.

One can use a private collection for bookmarking, a feature that has been requested very much.

One can browse posts around a certain topic from the pros and learn.

Makes it easier for me to find my own posts.
- I wish we get Collections added to search later and also get to search within a Collection.

Google+ is interest based and this just goes to further enhance our experience.
- I can be more in control of what I see in my Home stream.

Just a beginning, I think: A tip of the iceberg.

What are your thoughts?

#Collections     #Communities  
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+Tom Rodman​ had an interesting post on how he uses Collections. It sounds like a topic-based alternative to posting to circles.

https://plus.google.com/+TomRodman/posts/TFh6aEvSfmn
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Hanging out at my alma mater for a little bit saying hi to my professors. Best compliment so far: you look like you never left.

Also, everything on campus is changing and I don't like it!! 
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I used to have issues with my SD card once upon a time, when I had Soarin... The SD card would eject itself and break half the apps on the phone until I shut it down, ejected and reinserted the card, and booted up again.
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Internal storage is King lets move on

"You think you're buying like a Kingston or a SanDisk but you're actually not, and they're extremely poor quality, they're slow, they sometimes just stop working, and it gives people huge number of issues, apps crashing all the time, users losing data, a lot of basically complaints and customer frustration. It's gonna be a while before you finally accept that maybe the reason why it's not performing is because you put in an SD card, right? You're gonna blame the phone, you're gonna blame the manufacturer, you're gonna shout and scream and try to get it fixed, so many different ways until you say, 'Actually, let me just take the SD card out and see what happens.'"
If you were to compare iOS and Android, the latter's storage expansion option via microSD -- up to a whopping 200GB these days -- is often regarded as an
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I've always had better experience with the off brand SD cards. Sometimes slower is better. I have a 128GB Micro SD card in my Note 4 that I paid $19 for from China and it's been working just fine. It's definitely not a speed demon.
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Finally, a sampler album that's an actual ALBUM and not just 5/6 songs. Also, it's free, so go class yourself up!
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The rear camera on the LG G4 is pretty good. The front camera? I put it up against the rear cameras of the OnePlus One, HTC One M8, Nexus 5, and Moto X. 
We already know the rear camera on the G4 is more than capable, but it turns out the front facing camera is also something special. 2015 is shaping up to be an exciting year for smartphone cameras, with two major manufacturers releasing devices early in the year that demonstrate some incredible potential and plenty of time left for others to come along and surprise us. We've already...
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That's a freaking hard pick... I think I go with Tony just because he's got the resources to protect me... like a fortune and a SPARE SUIT! That said, once Supes tries to kill you, you're pretty much fucked, aren't you?
“I mean.... I love Supes but...you kinda have to go with Batman on this one right?”
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+Shawn Forsyth Batman can easily outsmart Superman though
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  • University of North Texas
    Radio Television and Film, 2009 - 2013
    Advanced Film Production (Producer, The Dark Man) Advanced Television Production TV News Producing Advanced Screenplay Writing
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Tech Enthusiast, TV/Film Professional, Pumpkin Seed Guru, Disney Freak
Introduction
I'm the Weekend Director at News Channel 25, and during the week I'm a PA who writes about half of the 6 and tries to shoehorn in tech stories as often as possible.  I've followed Android for about 3 years now and I'm just getting into Chromebooks.  My love of tech goes back to middle school, where my desktop became just about my best friend.

I have a BA in Radio-Television-Film from the University of the North Texas, where I worked live news for three years, helping the station win a Long Star Emmy as part of the Nightly News Crew. I interned at Funimation and spend an ungodly amount of time conversing on this site and others about technology as it stands and where it's heading.  I write teleplays for fun and I gut pumpkins for sport, and delicious buttery seeds.
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I thrived in two Disney College Programs at Walt Disney World, I am the de facto writer for technology stories in our newsroom, and I can make anyone a kid again with my Play Music All Access playlists and Disney Parks collection.
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Direct on the weekends, PA during the week, Write all the time
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Writing, Television Production, Video Production, Pumpkin Disembowlment, Technology Passion
Employment
  • Android Central
    Writer, 2014 - present
    Writing about Android, Chrome, Google, and technology as a whole. Lots of toys and lots of fun.
  • KXXV-TV
    Weekend Director, 2014 - present
    I direct and run the switcher for the weekend evening newscasts, The Texas Report
  • KXXV-TV
    Production Assistant, 2014 - 2014
    Working around the station in any and every capacity asked of me. I can and will do it all!
  • University of North Texas
    Studio Assistant, 2013 - 2013
    Put a rat's nest of a television studio back in working order, helped rewire and reconfigure equipment.
  • Funimation
    Production Intern, 2013 - 2013
    Watched Anime for Quality Control, Final Scripts, and Credits. Sat in the both with the directors of Fairy Tail and Certain Scientific Railgun S once. That was awesome. I'd love to get back in there someday. The tech's proficiency in Final Cut was mindblowing!
  • Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
    CP Merchandise - CP Attractions, 2010 - 2011
    First job, worked in one of the best damn places on Earth. I scared the crap out of people at the Tower of Terror in Preview and Photo. I sold all the toys I never got as a kid at Fantasmic. I learned to twirl drumsticks well enough to be mistaken for an actual musician at Rock'n'Roller Coaster. I then worked at DisneyQuest, which is the five story arcade and virtual theme park that time and the Imagineers forgot. And I would hula hoop outside in the summer in Florida to try and give some kids some fun.
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