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Anger at Disney over last year's hiring of foreign IT workers won't relent.
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Emily Rogers of Nintendo Force Magazine: Okay guys. We decided instead of making you guys wait till Monday, I'll just post everything here on Twitter. Just give me 10 minutes. — Emily Rogers (@Emi1yRogers) January 22, 2016 ...
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David Blatt fired as Cavaliers coach, per sources http://es.pn/1OLWz6P  -via ESPN http://es.pn/app
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zSpace has changed virtual reality in the education field. Now it may offer a product that individuals and small businesses can take advantage of.
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Microsoft is having its iPhone 4 "Antennagate" moment, thanks to rampant reliability issues with its Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 devices. But rather than publicly face the problems head-on, the software giant has retreated behind a veil of silence, undermining the credibility and viability of its hardware offerings.
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Box Office: ‘Pitch Perfect 2′ Beating ‘Tomorrowland’ in Close Race | Var...
variety.com

“Tomorrowland” doesn’t have as promising a future as Disney might have anticipated. The George Clooney-starrer is being outperformed at the

Power Up: Your News Briefs for February 28, 2015
www.familyvideogaming.com

All the video gaming news that is fit to digitally print. Shovel Knight, the highly acclaimed WiiU/3DS retro platformer is coming to the PS4

The Flash Television Series Premiere on Oct 7: All Superhero, Minimal Br...
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I found The Flash premiere to enjoyable, with room for improvement. Liked that it wasn't too dark, angsty and menacing. Was a little to form

Hands-on with the HTC RE camera and Desire Eye phone
www.pcworld.com

These aren't Android devices—they're camera devices.

Apple #674: Blue Star Memorial Highways
dailyapple.blogspot.com

I'm still getting caught up from all my travels last month. When I was visiting out Northern California way, I drove through the famed Avenu

Julie Ann Horvath Describes Sexism and Intimidation Behind Her GitHub Ex...
techcrunch.com

The exit of engineer Julie Ann Horvath from programming network GitHub has sparked yet another conversation concerning women in technology a

The Myth of 'Traditional Marriage'
reason.com

Conservatives shouldn't think of gay marriage as a repudiation of the past. They should think of it as starting a new tradition.

Neither Microsoft, Nokia, nor anyone else should fork Android. It’s unfo...
arstechnica.com

Canning Windows Phone and using Android would be a huge mistake.

Is the Xbox One in Trouble Already?
www.techimprovement.com

Xbox One Direct Broadcasting: There is no ETA at this time from Microsoft. Expect a few more months. If we know sooner, we'll update. — Twit

Facebook Home for Android gets a redesign, but will anyone notice?
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Facebook Home, the social network's lock screen replacement for Android, was just redesigned to make it look a bit more familiar. What was o

At long last, small hamburgers will be delivered in a pneumatic tube
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A mainstay of drive-up bank tellers for decades, a New Zealand cafe is finally taking the pneumatic tube to its logical conclusion: as a del

Now it's permanent: Instagram Direct is all about Snapchat, not Twitter
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Ever since Facebook snatched Instagram from the outstretched arms of Twitter, the two companies have sparred continuously, feature for featu

New Google Tips is surprisingly helpful
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Google has launched Google Tips, a site which uses clickable cards to explain the features and capabilities of Google's biggest products. Th

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Data Portability Win! Google Now Lets You Export All Your Gmail & Ca...
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Google has been good about offering a number data portability options through its Google Takeout service, which has previously allowed users

LG Smart TVs logging USB filenames and viewing info to LG servers
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Earlier this month I discovered that my new LG Smart TV was displaying ads on the Smart landing screen. After some investigation, I found a

Hangouts (replaces Talk)
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Hangouts brings one-on-one and group conversations to life with photos, emoji, and video calls for free. Connect with friends across compute

Get the skinny on T-Mobile's new Jump plan (FAQ)
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T-Mobile took the wraps off the new Jump program, which allows customers on its device installment plans to upgrade their devices twice year

Feedly - Google Reader | RSS
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Feedly - The Google Reader Magazine.Feedly is a fast and stylish way to read and share the content of your favorite sites. It brings a fresh

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Not the most amazing rooms, but very dog friendly with big field in the back for walking dogs, and the staff is super friendly and helpful.
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Deserves six stars. Best comic book store in the country.
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Books in paper form. Caffeinated beverages.
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Great decor, exceptionally clean. On my visit the food was just ok. Expensive.
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Never dissapoints. Best french fries in the area. Generous portions. Friendly staff. Plenty of TVs to watch sports.
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When you can't wait two days for an Amazon delivery....
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