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Rob McLaren
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The Verge: The darknet just got its first black market search engine. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw7f3arho
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The future possibilities in gardening technology are mind-boggling.
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It's a very old principle, but we didn't had those pico-watt appliances like LED's to use the energy. Now we really can do a lot of things. Even the movement of persons can light up LED's. I like it.
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Rockin the free world !!!
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Meanwhile, in Canada...
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Last day of winter, hello spring!!!
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Maybe someone should tell that to the snow outside my house. 😕. Lol
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Yeah more MOOC :-)
 
Google’s latest MOOC, Making Sense of Data, starts tomorrow!

Do you work with data on a daily basis? Want to learn more about how to apply data to solve practical problems? Just a reminder that Google’s new online course, Making Sense of Data, starts tomorrow, March 18th.

Register now to participate and learn how to structure, visualize, and analyze information. 
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A layer in augmented reality, good stuff Google!
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 The reason why I originally went into Second Life was for business pursuit,(for example creating and developing real life projects inworld in conceptual form and to test them in a virtual world) but soon learned there were a way too many "distractions". M.O.O.C.'s are great but can't see them taking off in SL for those same reasons.
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  • Rob McLaren Landscape Maintenance Contractor
    Landscaper, 1991 - present
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Been around the world, travelled to, and lived in lots of far out places!
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  • M.O.O.C.
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  • Canadian Marine Research Institute, Carriacou W.I.
    Marine Sciences
  • Ridgemont High School
    O.S.S.G.D.
  • Comberton Village College, Cambridgeshire U.K.
    Arts and Sciences
  • Canadian Junior College, Toronto
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  • Ontario Correspondence Courses
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  • Camosun College
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  • Commercial Careers College
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Tractor theft leads RCMP on snowmobile chase near Red Deer
www.cbc.ca

An RCMP officer grabbed a ride on a snowmobile to chase a stolen tractor through a snowy farm field near Red Deer in central Alberta Wednesd

Pebble Plus
market.android.com

We are pleased to offer you this application that will allow you to add new watchfaces to your pebble watch in a very easy way. In this oppo

Bionic plants could light the future - Technology & Science - CBC News
www.cbc.ca

Imagine a world where trees light our way at night and branches are antennae. This vision to harness plants as a source of energy has its ro

'Pony' virus steals bitcoins, digital currencies: Trustwave
www.torontosun.com

Cyber criminals have infected hundreds of thousands of computers with a virus called

Springfield! Springfield!
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Springfield! Springfield! - SS is dedicated to The Simpsons and host to thousands of free TV show scripts and screencaps, cartoon framegrabs

CBC Sports - WATCH NOW: Men's snowboard slopestyle semifinal (webcast)
olympics.cbc.ca

mark-mcmorris-canada-slopestyle-snowboarding-cp-8042306 Mark McMorris, of Regina, won gold at Winter X Games and the Burton US Open in 2013.

Canadian Olympic Team / Équipe olympique canadienne
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The Canadian Olympic Team represents the highest level of sport in Canada. / L’Équipe olympique canadienne est fière de représenter le plus haut niveau du sport amateur au Canada.

Male black widow spiders twerk to attract females, say B.C. researchers
www.theglobeandmail.com

New research shows that male black widows twerk to avoid being eaten

FuturistSpeaker.com – A Study of Future Trends and Predictions by Futuri...
www.futuristspeaker.com

…and eight reasons why we will still need doctors. “2014 will be the year the 'quantified self' goes mainstream.” Those were the words Silic

Explainer: How does the wildly popular BBM differ from regular text mess...
www.theglobeandmail.com

BlackBerry's Messenger application encrypts data traffic in transit between the BlackBerry Server and BlackBerry devices automatically

Bored Panda
www.boredpanda.com

the only magazine for Pandas

Home
www.intervoiceonline.org

Working across the world to spread positive and hopeful messages about the experience of hearing voices. If you hear voices, know someone wh

Xbox Music Launches on Android and iPhone
appscout.pcmag.com

Microsoft is taking on entrenched music streaming services like Spotify by offering Xbox Music on more platforms. The software giant has ann

Global warming? No, actually we're cooling, claim scientists - Telegraph
www.telegraph.co.uk

A cold Arctic summer has led to a record increase in the ice cap, leading experts to predict a period of global cooling.

Dick Schwartz: Embrace Your Self-Destructive Impulses? How People Can Co...
www.yourtherapist.org

Download this article as a PDF here:[doc]Dick Scwartz: Embrace Your Self[/doc]. As therapists increasingly incorporate mindfulness into thei

Lab-grown burger could lead to grow-your-own steaks - Telegraph
www.telegraph.co.uk

Householders could be growing steaks in their own kitchens within the next twenty years, according the scientist who produced the world’s fi

Vancouver firm has answer to Google Glass - Page 1 - Departmental and En...
www.itworldcanada.com

Recon Instrument's Jet sports glasses is a heads-up display device that can record and transmit video and data, and it's on sale now for $49

Google's audacious Project Loon wants to spread the Net with high-flying...
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You know what’s awesome? The Internet. What’s not so great: The utter pain it is to find a fast, reliable Internet connection in so many par

Empathy and Disgust Do Battle in the Brain: Scientific American
www.scientificamerican.com

An injured rat helps us understand the struggle between empathy and disgust

Lawsuit:
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Copyright scholars have long been pretty certain that "Happy Birthday to You" is in the public domain, despite the fact that Warner/Chappell