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+Jonathan Strickland and I will yammer about things. 
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Hay what you been up to i have not seen you for a long time on TWIT what is the deal there every time they boot the Great workers and get some new Shit heads do they know what they are doing i don't think so 
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Just listened to my voicemails and heard yet another hacking of my name. "A-zar." Almost sounds Kryptonian.  
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Az of the house of Ar?
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The best smart home tech you can use in your apartment or dorm right here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R6C9yiUW57w
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Experimental August!

Lately, I've gotten into a good exercise habit. I almost look like a "before" picture in an infomercial at this point! (Yes, "before," not "after.).

I haven't been eating as cleanly as I should, so this month I'm going ahead and jumping back into Soylent, that meal replacement drink. The goal is to stick to Soylent for approximately 2/3 of the month, keep to a crazy exercise routine like Insanity Max 30 and lowering alcohol intake.

I'd like to see what I can do before I hit the ripe old age of 36 this October.
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Good work. Now treat yourself and go to church.
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"Jiro Dreams of Sushi" has been on my Netflix list forever & it's going offline 8/23. What's on your list that you've been meaning to view?
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It's amazing, seen it about three times already. 
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I went through every title, did research and found the best stuff to watch on Netflix in August (and what you should watch right now before certain titles go offline).


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HpMF-etMOKk
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"Podcast Without Pretense" returns for the third straight week tonight at 9 p.m. Eastern! Join us at http://gfqlive.tv -- there's even a chat room where +Eric Sandine and I have conversations about +Jonathan Strickland without him noticing. 
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Don't know what to watch online? We've got you covered w/the best titles leaving Netflix:

http://www.cnet.com/videos/the-7-best-movies-leaving-netflix-in-november/
We went through every title going offline in November. These are the ones you should watch right now before they disappear soon.
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All I wanted to do was get some video from my computer to my iPhone. After some research, I found a really easy method. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g-etKuV36HM
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I've had the HBO Now for the past couple of months and I'm leaning towards keeping it because it keeps getting pretty awesome movies. Check out what's new in August here:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5178v3-n2eM
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It's the last day of July — find out what movies & tv shows you should watch on Netflix before they disappear! Also find out what to watch starting tomorrow, August 1st.
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Hey guys - looking for a reason to upgrade to Windows 10? Here are 5: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QbeN6h3rgY
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+iyaz akhtar I trust you cause I know you have plenty of experience. I will on my laptop. You gave me reason to upgrade. I think the options of Xbox on the screen is the best.
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Senior Associate Editor, CNET
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  • CNET
    Senior Associate Editor, 2014 - present
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    Associate Producer/Host, 2011 - 2013
  • Finite Comedy
    Co-founder, 2006 - 2012
  • Ziff Davis
    Features Writer, PCMag.com, 2010 - 2011
  • Mobiputing.com
    Contributor, 2010 - 2010
  • TechVi.com
    Managing Editor, 2009 - 2010
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    Editor, 2008 - 2009
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    Writer, 2006 - 2008
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    Host/Produer, 2008 - 2010
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Chasing dreams is the key to happiness.
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I'm Iyaz Akhtar. 
  • I'm a first-generation American whose career has little to do with my education.
  • I've lived on the east coast of the US for all but three years of my life.
  • My nerdly obsessions have taken a backseat to finding happiness and a healthy lifestyle. 
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Hard work pays off.
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  • NYU School of Law
  • Vermont Law School
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law
  • Boston University
    Biology, 1997 - 2001
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Dairydell is a fantastic place for dogs. Everyone is super-friendly and their training is top notch. Dairydell took my two rambunctious labradors and helped them become closer to model dogs.
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