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Marty Brown
Works at Worldwise, Inc
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Lives in El Dorado County
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Update after update? Not sure why, but so many times, I'll be notified of an update to an app on my N6 through the Play Store. I dutifully update it, then, the next day, get a notice to update the same app again. This doesn't happen with every app, but occurs so frequently that I've got to believe that the app updates are not 'taking.'

Anyone else notice this behavior?
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Same Here... And same in the past with my Galaxy S3 !
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Just started using Project Fi's phone network... a combination of Sprint, T-Mobile and wi-fi networks here in the US... .any chance that Open Signal would show Project Fi as a carrier? 
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I didn't ask a very precise question.... what I'm hoping for is a coverage map that shows (ideally) Project Fi's coverage map of Sprint, T-Mobile and Open WiFi networks. It's not a huge deal, but would be nice to see. 
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I'm 66 years old, and I have never heard our country's anthem ever sung with more power, more eloquence and more beauty than this. It brings tears to my eyes.

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I have GOT to stop watching these Pitmaster X videos when I am hungry... that veal looks sooooooooo tender and juicy. The rubs look great. I am going to try this over the weekend. 

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Charles - this is the best doggone bow tie video on YouTube. The trick that you show that no one else does is pulling the first part of the bow out, away from your neck, forcing that gap to open up. Brilliant! This saved me a lot of frustration. Well done, sir!

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One America News Channel - anyone seeing this new cable channel? I typically watch a half hour of news when I eat lunch, and out here on the left coast, that would usually mean watching the detestable Shep Smith. He has a smarmy and opinionated attitude that has grown quite tired. I found a new choice... One America News that seems pretty decent. Their news bunnies aren't quite up to Fox's standards, and they run a lot of PSAs rather than commercials, but they're 10x better than watching Smith. 
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We get the Al Jazeera network here in Houston. It's a load of crap.
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Nice review.. I tried Derby and didn't think that they lasted more than two shaves and were not all that sharp.... whereas the Feather's did great... I suppose every face is different!

What do mean by "blurred"?

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I appreciate the explanation of how each knife is used..... always wondered how to use a deboning knife.

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Your videos are excellent...I learn something new every time I view one.

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  • UC Santa Barbara
    1971
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Martin S Brown
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Life is too short to drink bad wine or wear cheap shoes
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VP Human Resources
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  • Worldwise, Inc
    VP Human Resources, 2015 - present
  • Clorox, Hexcel, Lumenis, Scient, Central Garden & Pet, CRC Health, Ascension Benefits Practice, Global Benefit Advisors
    Consultant, 2013 - 2015
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El Dorado County
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Rochester NY area, Torrance CA, Walnut Creek CA - Fishers Victor Brighton Torrance Goleta Huntington Beach - Santa Barbara - Torrance
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Moving is hard enough! I am moving, after 35 years in one house. I did a quick search for "Pods" and stumbled across a local (to me) competitor in nearby Livermore and called them. Right away, I was confronted with helpful information, clear details and sage advice. It was friendly, helpful and neighborly. Checked Yelp and that is the consistent chatter about these guys. Of course, I'm a sucker for friendly help, but I also called Pods and got a call center located somewhere in Georgia. High prices. Square Peg / Round Hole. "This is the way we do it and you must conform to our way of business." And I would pay extra for this? No way. Not today. I've had the first of two containers from Units delivered, packed (professionally by one of their suggested vendors) and taken away for my future delivery, and the experience so far has been fantastic. The people at Units are the best - they have great tips for packing, using the storage container effectively, and their vendor list is excellent. It almost feels like they're moving with you. I cannot say enough good things about these people.
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Public - 4 weeks ago
reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great experience in worship - but I'm biased.... I am a parishioner here. If you want to experience Christianity in its purest and undiluted, original recipe form, check out an Orthodox church. St. Michael's is a Russian Orthodox parish, but you won't feel out of place. It is a parish of mostly converts, so all the services are in English.. The parishioners are friendly and welcoming to newcomers. There is a Saturday night vespers service at 5 and a Sunday service at 10am. Check out the REAL catholic church!
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Public - 11 months ago
reviewed 11 months ago
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We are staying at the Flagship Inn, practically next door to Morning Glory and decided to have breakfast there. We came on a weekday morning and were promptly seated. Service was excellent and the food was great. The portions were large and creative. My wife got gluten-free french toast which she said was great. I got a chorizo scramble which was more than I could eat. It was a bit pricey - each dish was around $11, and my double espresso was $6. But the meal was great and we'll definitely return on our next trip through town.
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Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago