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  • The Biggest Thing Missing from the Tech Industry Is…

    Chris Pirillo
    Chris Pirillo
    1 Oct 2014 | 3:51 pm
    Computers think that they’re so special because they can multitask, but I’m doing this TLDR with Jedi Pirillo in hand to show that some of us humans can do it, too! Take that, technology. Thanks to our Gnomies and Super Gnomies for helping us chalk one up for humanity! TLDR: The Biggest... Read the full article on http://chris.pirillo.com/
  • TLDR: How are Women You Know Making the Tech World Better?

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    16 Sep 2014 | 5:18 pm
    Become a patron for bonuses ASAP: http://ChrisPirillo.com/ My Vlog Channel: http://youtube.com/ChrisPirillo http://twitter.com/ChrisPirillo & http://facebook.com/ChrisPirillo http://Instagram.com/ChrisPirillo & http://chrispirillo.tumblr.com/ http://chris.pirillo.com/ & http://google.com/+ChrisPirillo Buy Geek Gear Here: http://shop.lockergnome.com/ More Cool Geek Discoveries: http://www.lockergnome.com/ Executive Producers: http://vericoin.info/ VeriCoin Me: VHH7E5RFKitczMSXF4tbrijUMQHMZv14xj How to Earn Free Stuff & Help Us (affiliate links): http://go.tagjag.com/freepoints…
  • A Song for Jedi Pirillo

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    21 Sep 2014 | 7:31 pm
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  • Five Geeky Gift Ideas for iPhone Owners

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    Ryan Matthew Pierson
    30 Sep 2014 | 1:07 pm
    Do you know a geeky iPhone owner? Finding a gift for someone who appears to have everything is a really difficult thing to do. Gift giving is quite possibly one of the most stressful social situations we as a culture put ourselves in, and ...continue readingThe post Five Geeky Gift Ideas for iPhone Owners appeared first on LockerGnome.
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  • The Biggest Thing Missing from the Tech Industry Is…

    Chris Pirillo
    1 Oct 2014 | 3:51 pm
    Computers think that they’re so special because they can multitask, but I’m doing this TLDR with Jedi Pirillo in hand to show that some of us humans can do it, too! Take that, technology. Thanks to our Gnomies and Super Gnomies for helping us chalk one up for humanity! TLDR: The Biggest... Read the full article on http://chris.pirillo.com/
  • Who’s Your Daddy?

    Chris Pirillo
    1 Oct 2014 | 2:20 pm
    In Pirillo Vlog 885, we wonder if Jedi Pirillo is actually a vampire or if she’s just inherited my nocturnal tendencies. Read the full article on http://chris.pirillo.com/
  • What’ll It Take for Ello to Survive?

    Chris Pirillo
    30 Sep 2014 | 8:54 pm
    Remember a little social networking site known as MySpace? You may scoff at mention of it now, but just a few short years ago, it was the toast of the town. (It doesn’t matter what town you call home! They were toasting it. Honest.) You saw it mentioned in commercials, movies, and television... Read the full article on http://chris.pirillo.com/
  • Should I Do a Daily Podcast?

    Chris Pirillo
    30 Sep 2014 | 12:25 pm
    People really need to have emotional maturity in order to have technology. There. I said it! But that doesn’t apply to (most of) you Gnomies and Super Gnomies, right? Right? On a completely different note, do you think I should do a daily podcast? I know. Pretty retro, right? Still, some... Read the full article on http://chris.pirillo.com/
  • She’s Under a Blanket of Cute

    Chris Pirillo
    30 Sep 2014 | 11:34 am
    Keep calm; she’s a Jedi, and she’s taking over Pirillo Vlog 884! Read the full article on http://chris.pirillo.com/
 
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  • TLDR: How are Women You Know Making the Tech World Better?

    16 Sep 2014 | 5:18 pm
    Become a patron for bonuses ASAP: http://ChrisPirillo.com/ My Vlog Channel: http://youtube.com/ChrisPirillo http://twitter.com/ChrisPirillo & http://facebook.com/ChrisPirillo http://Instagram.com/ChrisPirillo & http://chrispirillo.tumblr.com/ http://chris.pirillo.com/ & http://google.com/+ChrisPirillo Buy Geek Gear Here: http://shop.lockergnome.com/ More Cool Geek Discoveries: http://www.lockergnome.com/ Executive Producers: http://vericoin.info/ VeriCoin Me: VHH7E5RFKitczMSXF4tbrijUMQHMZv14xj How to Earn Free Stuff & Help Us (affiliate links): http://go.tagjag.com/freepoints…
  • What Would You Have a Large Company Create?

    15 Sep 2014 | 8:05 pm
    Become a patron for bonuses ASAP: http://ChrisPirillo.com/ Patron Michael Cortez - If Apple came up to you and said, "Tell us one thing you want us to do, and we'll do it. No limits." What would it be? And would your answer be different if the company was Google or Microsoft? My Vlog Channel: http://youtube.com/ChrisPirillo http://twitter.com/ChrisPirillo & http://facebook.com/ChrisPirillo http://Instagram.com/ChrisPirillo & http://chrispirillo.tumblr.com/ http://chris.pirillo.com/ & http://google.com/+ChrisPirillo Buy Geek Gear Here: http://shop.lockergnome.com/…
  • TLDR: How to Eat Your Face

    16 Jul 2014 | 6:42 pm
    Become a patron for bonuses ASAP: http://ChrisPirillo.com/ What are you proud of? http://www.patreon.com/creation?hid=702697 My Vlog Channel: http://youtube.com/ChrisPirillo http://twitter.com/ChrisPirillo & http://facebook.com/ChrisPirillo http://Instagram.com/ChrisPirillo & http://chrispirillo.tumblr.com/ http://chris.pirillo.com/ & http://google.com/+ChrisPirillo Buy Geek Gear Here: http://shop.lockergnome.com/ More Cool Geek Discoveries: http://www.lockergnome.com/ Executive Producers: http://vericoin.info/ VeriCoin Me: VHH7E5RFKitczMSXF4tbrijUMQHMZv14xj How to Earn Free Stuff…
  • TLDR: The 40-Year Old Not-Virgin

    15 Jul 2014 | 5:59 pm
    Become a patron for bonuses ASAP: http://ChrisPirillo.com/ Today's Q&A video: http://www.patreon.com/creation?hid=699906 My Vlog Channel: http://youtube.com/ChrisPirillo http://twitter.com/ChrisPirillo & http://facebook.com/ChrisPirillo http://Instagram.com/ChrisPirillo & http://chrispirillo.tumblr.com/ http://chris.pirillo.com/ & http://google.com/+ChrisPirillo Buy Geek Gear Here: http://shop.lockergnome.com/ More Cool Geek Discoveries: http://www.lockergnome.com/ Executive Producers: http://vericoin.info/ VeriCoin Me: VHH7E5RFKitczMSXF4tbrijUMQHMZv14xj How to Earn Free…
  • TLDR: Tacky Naked Selfie Virtual Reality!

    14 Jul 2014 | 6:07 pm
    Become a patron for bonuses ASAP: http://ChrisPirillo.com/ Can You Be Addicted to Technology? http://www.patreon.com/creation?hid=696215 My Vlog Channel: http://youtube.com/ChrisPirillo http://twitter.com/ChrisPirillo & http://facebook.com/ChrisPirillo http://Instagram.com/ChrisPirillo & http://chrispirillo.tumblr.com/ http://chris.pirillo.com/ & http://google.com/+ChrisPirillo Buy Geek Gear Here: http://shop.lockergnome.com/ More Cool Geek Discoveries: http://www.lockergnome.com/ Executive Producers: http://vericoin.info/ VeriCoin Me: VHH7E5RFKitczMSXF4tbrijUMQHMZv14xj How to…
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  • A Song for Jedi Pirillo

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    1 Oct 2014 | 4:40 pm
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  • Pirillo Vlog 885 - Who's Your Daddy

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    1 Oct 2014 | 7:00 am
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  • Baby's First Doll

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    30 Sep 2014 | 7:50 am
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  • Pirillo Vlog 884 - She's Under a Blanket of Cute

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    30 Sep 2014 | 7:00 am
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  • There were three in the (vlogging) family - by Kelly Ishikawa

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    29 Sep 2014 | 8:07 pm
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  • Five Geeky Gift Ideas for iPhone Owners

    Ryan Matthew Pierson
    30 Sep 2014 | 1:07 pm
    Do you know a geeky iPhone owner? Finding a gift for someone who appears to have everything is a really difficult thing to do. Gift giving is quite possibly one of the most stressful social situations we as a culture put ourselves in, and ...continue readingThe post Five Geeky Gift Ideas for iPhone Owners appeared first on LockerGnome.
  • Play to Win with Game of Thrones Playing Cards

    Chris Pirillo
    29 Sep 2014 | 6:26 pm
    I have a feeling that the dead man’s hand comes up a lot more when you’re playing cards in Westeros. The Game of Thrones, after all, is rigged! If you’re going to play, though, you may as well play to win with the
  • Lost White Hats Get Found with Stickr Trackrs

    Chris Pirillo
    28 Sep 2014 | 11:00 am
    Stickr Trackr 2 Pack (25% Off): The coin-sized device that locates your lost goods with just a click. White Hat Hacker Bundle (92% Off): Protect yourself from Web threats with these six professional video courses. ...continue readingThe post Lost White Hats Get Found with Stickr Trackrs appeared first on LockerGnome.
  • The Karmic Hotspot of Productive Mac Design

    Chris Pirillo
    27 Sep 2014 | 9:53 pm
    Karma Go LTE Hotspot (33% Off): Stay connected with nationwide pay-as-you-go Wi-Fi data that never expires — includes 200 MB free data. The Productive Design Mac Bundle (95% Off): Organize and execute your creative pursuits with over $900 worth ...continue readingThe post The Karmic Hotspot of Productive Mac Design appeared first on LockerGnome.
  • Hulk Head Molded Mug is 16 Ounces of Anger Management

    Robert Glen Fogarty
    26 Sep 2014 | 3:59 pm
    If you don’t drink your morning coffee, you get downright angry. I wouldn’t like you when you’re angry, so I try and make sure your officially Marvel-licensed Hulk Head Molded Mug runneth over with 16 ounces of caffeinated goodness every morning, because ...continue readingThe post Hulk Head Molded Mug is 16 Ounces of Anger Management appeared first on LockerGnome.
 
 
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  • Aching in Pelvic Floor: Is it Round Ligament Pain?

    Priya Sen
    13 Sep 2014 | 12:03 am
    Aching during your pregnancy is not any surprising issue. Just consider, after you get conceived, you are supposed to expend long 9+ months in an overwhelming battle to feel the taste of motherhood. Unsurprisingly, these months make you withstand the issues like cramping, aching or back pain. All these complications are considered as common; so long they don’t turn to severe condition. This is how; aching is also normal that occurs due the hormonal activities that take place within the womb. If you are aware about abdominal cramping, consider that aching is different but these are…
  • Pregnancy Pillow

    Priya Sen
    1 Sep 2014 | 3:22 am
    Pregnancy is a crucial stage of every pregnant woman. This time some complexities are observed in the body of the women. They even lose their sleep, generally eight hours sleeping is recommended by the doctors. Due to some hormonal changes, in the body they get through some typical stages. One of the most important things, this time is proper sleeping. For proper sleeping they need to have pregnancy pillow. It is quite different from the ordinary pillows. The Characteristic of Pregnancy Pillow In various ways this type of pillow is different form the ordinary pillow, it can adjust with the…
  • Cramping in Pregnancy! How Concerns You

    Priya Sen
    28 Aug 2014 | 9:01 pm
    Cramping throughout different phases and trimesters of your pregnancy is quite normal so long, it does not occur with bleeding or unbearable abdominal pain. For the first-time-mothers, this kind of cramping makes them worried whereas most women by mistake link the issue with their menstrual cycle. One of the major causes of this may be the experience of having little spot bleeding and blood stain, which is, rather, a unique indication of implantation. Once a fertilized egg positions and fixes it to the inside layer of a woman’s uterus, a successful implantation occurs. Most times, this…
  • Different Types of Jobs in Insurance Field

    Priya Sen
    18 Aug 2014 | 12:45 am
    In the insurance sector, we see various types of jobs; actually insurance policies cover up different things and healthcare, and many other things. There are various persons who work in the field and keep the functions of the sector smooth. According to the service they are called agents, customer service representatives, under writers, actuaries, claim adjusters, service representatives and regulator. Image courtesy of Stuart Miles at FreeDigitalPhotos.net Agents- The main duty of them is to sell the insurance policies to the people and organizations, in this field one has to be good in…
  • Some Interview Tips and Answers for Caregiver Job

    Priya Sen
    9 Jul 2014 | 1:18 am
    In the modern world, the demand of caregiver is one the rise. We need to   take help of caregivers in a rapid growth. It has been projected that during the period of 2010- 2020, the employment growth will be the highest in job market. When ever any employment agency publishes any advertisement for the vacancy many caregiver resumes are submitted. In the process, after the screening of the applications, candidates are called for the interview. Here are some interview questions probably for the aspirants of the caregiver job. Photo credit Ted Eytan Some Interview Questions with Answers1. Why…
 
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  • Four short links: 2 October 2014

    Nat Torkington
    2 Oct 2014 | 4:28 am
    I Heart Logs — I linked to Jay Kreps’s awesome blog post twice, and now he’s expanded it into a slim O’Reilly volume which I shall press into the hands of every engineer I meet. Have you heard the Good …
  • Asynchronous now!

    Sanders Kleinfeld
    2 Oct 2014 | 6:30 am
    Editor’s note: this post originally appeared on Medium; it is republished here with permission. Conventional workplace wisdom declares email a daily scourge. We receive too much of it. We spend too much time replying to it. We concoct elaborate strategies …
  • Four short links: 1 October 2014

    Nat Torkington
    1 Oct 2014 | 4:31 am
    Robotics Has Too Many Dreamers, Needs More Practical People (IEEE) — Grishin said that while looking for business opportunities, he saw too may entrepreneurs proposing cool new robots and concepts but with no business cases to support them. The robotics …
  • Stop hacking random stuff. Its getting trivial.

    Jon Bruner
    30 Sep 2014 | 10:32 am
    I was gratified to read Dave Aitel’s rant about junk hacking last week [via Peter Lewisand abridged below]: “Yes, we get it. Cars, boats, buses, and those singing fish plaques are all hackable and have no security. Most conferences these …
  • What Amazon, iTunes, and Uber teach us about Apple Pay

    Tim O'Reilly
    30 Sep 2014 | 7:33 am
    Something’s been nagging at me about Apple Pay, and the hype about it. The Apple-Pay web page gushes: “Gone are the days of searching for your wallet. The wasted moments finding the right card. The swiping and waiting. Now payments …
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  • Lean Branding

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    1 Oct 2014 | 9:28 am
    Every day, thousands of passionate developers come up with new startup ideas but lack the branding know-how to make them thrive. If you count yourself among them, Lean Branding is here to help. This practical toolkit helps you build your own robust, dynamic brands that generate conversion. You’ll find over 100 DIY branding tactics and inspiring case studies, and step-by-step instructions for building and measuring 25 essential brand strategy ingredients, from logo design to demo-day pitches, using The Lean Startup methodology’s Build-Measure-Learn loop.
  • Developing a Gulp.js

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    30 Sep 2014 | 8:28 am
    Follow along and learn how to use Gulp, the open source, extensible, powerful, and efficient file manipulation tool, marketed as a streaming build system, and built on Node.js
  • AngularJS: Novice to Ninja

    O'Reilly Media, Inc.
    30 Sep 2014 | 8:29 am
    AngularJS: Novice to Ninja is your fast track route to mastering AngularJS, the superheroic JavaScript framework. AngularJS provides the fastest, most efficient way to build single page web applications.What will I learn?In this practical and fun-to-read book, you'll learn the fundamentals of AngularJS, such as scopes, modules and controllers. You'll then move on to more sophisticated techniques, including using directives, filters and expressions to build a full single page web application.Discover the power of AngularJS's two-way data bindingUsing AngularJS and TDDGet to grips with modules,…
  • Velocity Conference New York 2014: Complete Video Compilation

    O'Reilly Media, Inc.
    30 Sep 2014 | 8:30 am
    A faster, stronger web is no longer an option. It's an expectation.There’s an eruption of big ideas around DevOps, web operations, web performance, and mobile—and O’Reilly’s Velocity Conference is right at the core. With this complete video compilation of Velocity 2014 New York, you’ll learn how the latest tools, skills, and ideas in web performance and operations can help you make sense of the great changes taking place at great speed. You’ll get a front row seat to every keynote, workshop, session, and lightning demo in this year’s…
  • Practical Machine Learning: Innovations in Recommendation

    O'Reilly Media, Inc.
    27 Sep 2014 | 8:31 am
    Building a simple but powerful recommendation system is much easier than you think. Approachable for all levels of expertise, this report explains innovations that make machine learning practical for business production settings—and demonstrates how even a small-scale development team can design an effective large-scale recommendation system.Apache Mahout committers Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman walk you through a design that relies on careful simplification. You’ll learn how to collect the right data, analyze it with an algorithm from the Mahout library, and then easily deploy…
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  • The Essence of Photography

    O'Reilly Media, Inc.
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:26 am
    In this book, best-selling author and world-renowned photographer and teacher Bruce Barnbaum explores these seldom-discussed issues by drawing upon his personal experiences and observations from more than 40 years of photographing and teaching. In addition to photographs, Bruce also uses painting, music, and writing, as well as the sciences and even business, to provide pertinent examples of creative thinking. These examples serve as stepping-stones that will lead you to your own heightened ability to see and be creative.Creativity is a topic that is almost wholly ignored in formal education…
  • Rebels at Work

    O'Reilly Media, Inc.
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:27 am
    Learn how to stand up and contribute your best ideas to your organization’s most important missions. Rebels at Work challenges the assumption that leadership comes from a position of power or authority. With practical advice and guidance, authors Carmen Median and Lois Kelly—rebels in their own right—will help empower you by transforming the way you present your ideas and engage your coworkers and bosses.
  • JavaScript for Kids

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    1 Oct 2014 | 1:28 am
    JavaScript for Kids is a lighthearted introduction to the JavaScript language and programming in general.
  • OS X Yosemite: The Missing Manual

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    1 Oct 2014 | 1:29 am
    With Yosemite, Apple has unleashed the most innovative version of OS X yet—and once again, David Pogue brings his expertise and humor to the #1 bestselling Mac book. Mac OS X 10.10 includes more innovations from the iPad and adds a variety of new features throughout the operating system. This updated edition covers it all with something new on practically every page.
  • Black Hat Python

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    1 Oct 2014 | 1:30 am
    Black Hat Python explores the darker side of Python's capabilities, helping you test your systems and improve your security posture.
 
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  • Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Administration

    Adam Jorgensen, Bradley Ball, Steven Wort, Ross LoForte, Brian Knight
    8 Sep 2014 | 9:00 pm
      Learn to take advantage of the opportunities offered by SQL Server 2014Microsoft's SQL Server 2014 update means big changes for database administrators, and you need to get up to speed quickly because your methods, workflow, and favorite techniques will be different from here on out. The update's enhanced support of large-scale enterprise databases and significant price advantage mean that SQL Server 2014 will become even more widely adopted across Read More...
  • Professional CUDA C Programming

    John Cheng, Max Grossman, Ty McKercher
    8 Sep 2014 | 9:00 pm
      Break into the powerful world of parallel GPU programming with this down-to-earth, practical guideDesigned for professionals across multiple industrial sectors, Professional CUDA C Programming  presents CUDA -- a parallel computing platform and programming model designed to ease the development of GPU programming -- fundamentals in an easy-to-follow format, and teaches readers how to think in parallel and implement parallel algorithms on GPUs. Each Read More...
  • Professional C++, 3rd Edition

    Marc Gregoire
    8 Sep 2014 | 9:00 pm
      Master complex C++ programming with this helpful, in-depth resourceFrom game programming to major commercial software applications, C++ is the language of choice. It is also one of the most difficult programming languages to master. While most competing books are geared toward beginners, Professional C++, Third Edition,shows experienced developers how to master the latest release of C++, explaining little known features with detailed code examples Read More...
  • Professional ASP.NET MVC 5

    Jon Galloway, Brad Wilson, K. Scott Allen, David Matson
    3 Aug 2014 | 9:00 pm
      ASP.NET MVC insiders cover the latest updates to the technology in this popular Wrox referenceMVC 5 is the newest update to the popular Microsoft technology that enables you to build dynamic, data-driven websites. Like previous versions, this guide shows you step-by-step techniques on using MVC to best advantage, with plenty of practical tutorials to illustrate the concepts. It covers controllers, views, and models; forms and HTML helpers; data annotation Read More...
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  • Review: The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel, volume 2

    llyzabeth
    2 Oct 2014 | 6:00 am
    The Graveyard Book volume 2 by Neil Gaiman, P. Craig Russell, and a team of fantastic artists will land in bookstores on October 7. I loved the first volume, both for the art and for how faithfully it tells the story, and I hoped the second book wouldn’t lose momentum. No worries there. If anything, I liked this book better than the first.Read OnReview: The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel, volume 2
  • 2014 Long Beach Comic Con Gallery

    Anthony Silva
    1 Oct 2014 | 12:46 pm
    This year, the typical Southern California “Fall” heatwave broke for one amazing weekend of perfect weather as another Long Beach Comic Con beckoned their geeky and nerdy brethren for two days of comic book goodness.  Those who were able to attend the con helped to make it the most successful year in the LBCC’s short history to date.  This year everything was bigger, from the cosplay, to the vendors and artists, to the top notch programming, including the launching of The Dwayne McDuffie Award, a special commendation that’s dedicated to celebrating diversity…
  • Comic Issues #190 — Saga of the Magneto

    Anthony Silva
    1 Oct 2014 | 6:00 am
    Do you have a fictional hero that comes from your town?  Would you want a statue of him/her in a public place?  Of course you would, that would be awesome!  This week Anthony and Elizabeth talk about Edmonton’s petition to erect a statue of the Canadian hero, Milo Manara’s future Marvel Comic variants all being canceled in the wake of the “Ass Cleavage Scandal”, as I’m calling it, and of course some of our favorite comics of the last week. If you haven’t read Saga #23, Magneto #10, or Guardians of the Galaxy #19 then spoilers be warned!  Fans of My…
  • Review: The Third Claw of God

    Kathryn Adams
    30 Sep 2014 | 9:00 am
    Still, there was no denying that his headquarters world, Xana, set an entirely new record for the shortest interval between my arrival at a place I’d never been and the very first attempt on my life there. We’re talking about minutes. Minutes. Things have started to improve for Andrea Cort at last. She’s been given a promotion (arranged by the ancient software intelligences, the AIsource, whom Andrea is secretly working for) and has more freedom than she’s known since being drafted to the Diplomatic Corps. She also has a devoted new lover/bodyguard, the beautiful…
  • Movie Issues: New Release Tuesday September 30th

    Leland Pierce
    30 Sep 2014 | 6:00 am
    It’s Tuesday New Release Day!! It’s that time of the week where new movies come out for you to go buy and give yourself some happy. Lots and lots of movies to buy this week! New ones, old ones, horror and classics. This week has lots of stuff for all! New Releases: September 30th
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  • Saelig Introduces Device For Safely Measuring High Voltage Power Transistors With Oscilloscopes

    Techie
    23 Sep 2014 | 5:41 pm
    CLIPPER CLP1500V15A1 – a new, high technology oscilloscope adapter that allows small voltages to be measured in the presence of very high voltages, such as those present on switching MOSFETs or IGBTs (Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors). Fairport, NY:  Saelig Company, Inc. announces the availability of the CLIPPER CLP1500V15A1 – a new, high technology oscilloscope adapter that allows small voltages to be measured in the presence of very high voltages, such as those present on switching MOSFETs or IGBTs (Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors).  Making accurate measurements in the…
  • Texas Instruments (TI) introduced its first transimpedance amplifier (TIA) for the 100G optical networking market

    Techie
    23 Sep 2014 | 1:04 am
    TI’s new 100G transimpedance amplifier DALLAS (Sept. 22, 2014) – Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced its first transimpedance amplifier (TIA) for the 100G optical networking market. As a key component of the system, the ONET2804T brings high levels of sensitivity with negligible cross-talk penalty and low input-referred noise (IRN) to provide stable and robust communication in hot-pluggable transceivers. The newest member of TI’s broad optical networking portfolio, the 100G TIA serves parallel optical interconnects in applications with data rates of up to 28 Gbps, such…
  • Electronics Symbols & Electrical Symbols

    Techie
    16 Sep 2014 | 8:30 pm
    Provides more than 800 electronic symbols classified into different categories. The post Electronics Symbols & Electrical Symbols appeared first on Online Geeks.
  • Altera: Altera and China Mobile Research Institute Announce Joint Efforts on Next Generation C-RAN Wireless Technologies

    Techie
    12 Sep 2014 | 1:15 am
    San Jose Calif., September 10, 2014 – Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today announced a three-year strategic agreement with China Mobile Research Institute (CMRI) to research and prototype next-generation green wireless network infrastructure solutions based on the Centralized Radio Access Network (C-RAN) architecture that leverages network function virtualization (NFV). The agreement was signed on August 15 in Beijing, China at the 2014 International Mobile Internet Conference, which is organized and sponsored by the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the three…
  • Hi-Flux LED Slim Strip Lights Help Architectural, Accent and Security Lighting Designs Shine

    Techie
    12 Sep 2014 | 1:12 am
    LEDtronics® announces its new series of Hi-Flux LED Slim Strip Lights that come in a sealed enclosure with water-clear lens and are IP68-certified waterproof. With a great-looking strip illumination that provides even lighting without the buzzing and flickering that afflicts fluorescents, the TBL4520 series offers versatility in applications such as passenger interiors in RVs, buses and trains; task lighting, under cabinets, concealed lighting, edge lighting, cubicles, marine recreation areas, as well as coolers, freezers, retail store displays, and many more. The construction of a clear…
 
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  • Best of Me Movie Bouquet by ProFlowers Giveaway #TheBestOfMe

    Michele
    1 Oct 2014 | 4:00 am
    Full Post: Best of Me Movie Bouquet by ProFlowers Giveaway #TheBestOfMe This is a sponsored post. Do you remember your first love? What would it be like if you were reunited again after 20 years? Assuming you are both single, do you think there would be sparks? or are you over him/her? The Best of Me movie will be in movie theaters on October 17 and is about 2 high school sweethearts who are reunited after 20 years. But soon, they discover that what drove them apart hasn’t changed and threatens to drive them apart once again. It’s all about those second chances that we sometimes…
  • A Day in the Life of My HP Chromebook #Sponsored

    Michele
    30 Sep 2014 | 7:05 pm
    Full Post: A Day in the Life of My HP Chromebook #Sponsored This is a ShopAtHome.com sponsored post. Affiliate links within post. In order to put the HP Chromebook to the test, I spent a full day with it. Here is what my day with the HP Chromebook looked like. HP Chromebook at 7:00 am Morning gets off with a bang. The kids get up and I’m checking the weather and email as I keep the kids focused on their tasks. HP Chromebook at 9:00 am After breakfast and a quick run, I get myself ready. While I’m drying my hair, I will check out some of the latest headlines on our local news…
  • How To Create a Cozy Family Movie Night #StreamTeam

    Michele
    30 Sep 2014 | 3:56 pm
    Full Post: How To Create a Cozy Family Movie Night #StreamTeam This is a Netflix sponsored post. As we head into Fall and Winter, my family starts thinking about activities we can enjoy inside. Family movie night is always a big hit in our house. Let’s set the stage. It’s cold outside and starting to snow. You know you’ll be cooped up for a few days with the big storm coming. Let’s plan a cozy family movie night. Getting the Family Room Ready Creating a nice cozy atmosphere will help you all relax and enjoy the movie. Netflix is working with craft stylist, Kelly Ladd…
  • Harvest Snaps and Crisps Are Yummy #HarvestSnapsFans

    Michele
    30 Sep 2014 | 9:08 am
    Full Post: Harvest Snaps and Crisps Are Yummy #HarvestSnapsFans This post was created in partnership with Harvest Snaps. I have been compensated for this post. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Have you considered baked peas as a yummy snack? I didn’t until I tried the Harvest Snaps. I’m always looking for new healthier alternatives for my family and what is better than veggies? When I first saw the bag and I read that they are green peas, I was very hesitant to try them. I do love sugar snap peas when they are fresh, but I wasn’t sure if I was going to like…
  • Control Your Window Blinds With Your Phone #decorview

    Michele
    30 Sep 2014 | 7:13 am
    Full Post: Control Your Window Blinds With Your Phone #decorview This is a sponsored post. We use technology to track steps, kids, food and to do list. How about using technology to control your blinds? Sound like a great deal to me. Hunter Douglas window treatments from Décorview The best way to explain how the Hunter Douglas window treatments from Décorview work is to let you try it out for yourself. Décorview has set up a virtual demonstration. You can control the blinds in their office to see how it would work. Go to the Décorview website to try it out. I’ll wait for you to come…
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    Nerd Reactor

  • Yet more ‘major’ Star Wars rumors

    John 'Spartan' Nguyen
    1 Oct 2014 | 3:38 pm
    Is anybody getting sick of these Star Wars plot rumors yet? Well, there’s going to be plenty more until we get closer to the release date. This week’s rumors include Max von Sydow’s role and the lightsaber role in Star Wars: Episode VII. Now according to Badass Digest, Kira (Daisy Ridley is rumored to play her) won’t be the one to find Luke’s lightsaber. That honor goes to a “blue alien guy”. Yes, let’s call him the blue alien guy. Anyway, he brings it to the salvage yard where Kira finds it. (I’m truly hoping Luke’s hand floating…
  • Smite Down: Sylvanus keeper of the wild…Parties?

    Aaron Carter
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:42 pm
    The good folks at HiRez cranked out another god to add to your roster, and this one I think you’ll “Root” for. Corny jokes aside, Sylvanus, the keeper of the wild, looks to be a dangerous foe on the battlefield. With multiple stun moves and a good amount of sustain with his healing ability, this forest dwelling old man will surely be considered “OP” for a while as you grab your opponents with his snatch move stolen straight from Arachne’s old playbook. Check out the in depth look at his skills below. If you don’t like what you see I’m sure…
  • The Purge: Breakout comes to L.A. this Halloween season

    John 'Spartan' Nguyen
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:34 pm
    I’m a fan of horror experiences, and Los Angeles is definitely the place to be when the Halloween season hits. From interactive theatre experiences like Delusion to haunted attractions like Knott’s Scary Farm and Haunted Halloween Sports, it’s a great time for horror fans. Now The Purge: Breakout is returning to L.A. in October. What is The Purge: Breakout? It’s an immersive escape-game experience based on The Purge franchise. I haven’t had a chance to check this event out yet, but I have experienced The Purge interactive maze experience last year. I know…
  • New Exodus: Gods and Kings trailer is epic

    John 'Spartan' Nguyen
    1 Oct 2014 | 12:56 pm
    Whenever we have a historical and biblical Hollywood film, you’ll always have criticisms before it even hits theaters. The upcoming Exodus: Gods and Kings film by director Ridley Scott is no different, since we have some of the non-believers not wanting God and the supernatural existing in the story, and then we have the critics objecting to the white-washing of the cast. Well, even if people don’t believe in it, I’d prefer to have a faithful adaptation to the written source. You wouldn’t want a “realistic” version of Superman or Guardians of the…
  • Cosplay Boom web series digs deeper into the world of cosplay

    John 'Spartan' Nguyen
    1 Oct 2014 | 12:09 pm
    Cosplay Boom is a Kickstarter-funded cosplay series that follows the culture of cosplay. Todd Kenreck, the man behind the project who has worked as a reporter on NBC, has released premiered the cosplay web series. This series features many cosplayers as they talk about their history, why they cosplay, and the cosplay community. It even features Richard Taylor, the Creative Director and head of Weta Workshop (The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The Hobbit Trilogy). Here we have the 30-minute video that includes Part 1 and 2. If you can’t get enough of cosplay, this is a great video that…
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    Geek Super

  • IceScreen Magnetic Ice Shield; Smart Way to Protect Your Vehicle

    Shah
    29 Sep 2014 | 8:54 am
    Car maintenance is a difficult and time-consuming job, regardless of your vehicle’s condition. It doesn’t matter if we are talking about complicated car repair jobs, or simpler tasks such as scraping the ice off your windshield during the colder months. If you are a driver, then you’ve probably performed this task numerous times, because your … Continue The post IceScreen Magnetic Ice Shield; Smart Way to Protect Your Vehicle appeared first on Geek Super.
  • How to Edit Videos with Movavi Video Editor?

    Shah
    24 Sep 2014 | 12:13 pm
    Nowadays just about everybody owns a camera or a smartphone with video recording capabilities, so most people have tons of video footage of their parties, celebrations, vacations, etc. Unfortunately, those of us who don’t have much experience with video recording often end up with videos that are out of focus, with poor colors, bad lighting … Continue The post How to Edit Videos with Movavi Video Editor? appeared first on Geek Super.
  • Quick Guide : How to Install Windows 8

    Abdul Rehman
    22 Sep 2014 | 1:44 am
    You might have heard a lot about Windows 8 and have finally decided to buy it. The one thing that is holding you back is that you’re not sure how to install Windows 8. Well, there’s no need to fret as we’ve got you covered with this quick guide. And, no, you don’t need a … Continue The post Quick Guide : How to Install Windows 8 appeared first on Geek Super.
  • Why Police Needs A Speed Gun?

    Abdul Rehman
    19 Sep 2014 | 12:15 am
    The life of a police officer is difficult. Having to appear in court cases and remembering every detail that occurred and what was said is nearly impossible. If not for detailed reports to help an officer to remember these details, attorneys would have a field day. Although it is not easy to be an officer, … Continue The post Why Police Needs A Speed Gun? appeared first on Geek Super.
  • Movpak – The Electric Skateboard as Foldable Backpack

    Shah
    16 Sep 2014 | 8:10 pm
    When the distance is long to walk but short for a car or public transport ride, you can use the Movpak electric skateboard, which is built into a backpack. This innovative piece of equipment is currently available on Kickstarter via special production-run deals with a price tag starting from $999. It will be available in … Continue The post Movpak – The Electric Skateboard as Foldable Backpack appeared first on Geek Super.
 
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  • iPhone 6 Plus might be less popular than first thought

    Indigital
    1 Oct 2014 | 8:31 am
    Apple announced 10 million sales in the iPhone 6 launch weekend, but failed to share the percentages of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units sold in that time. Some have questioned if Apple’s phablet will be a success or another iPhone 5C failure. It looks like the early results aren’t too promising, if Chitika’s [...]
  • BendGate creator returns with more proof of iPhone 6 Plus bending problem

    Indigital
    30 Sep 2014 | 8:57 am
    #BendGate has become one of the most popular and hilarious topics on Twitter, with a lot of testers and users showing proof the iPhone 6 Plus has been poorly designed when it comes to bending. Some videos have taken it to the extremely with chemical destruction and machines, but the original BendGate creator, Unbox Therapy, [...]
  • Moto 360 hits double battery life after recent patch

    Indigital
    29 Sep 2014 | 11:41 pm
    There have been conflicting reports ever since the launch of the Moto 360, but the majority of testers put the new wearable at around four hours screen on time, run at less than a day without charge, and that’s if used correctly. The Moto 360 has an always-on mode, where the screen will dim instead [...]
  • Sony Xperia Z3 scores big on battery life

    Indigital
    23 Sep 2014 | 10:42 am
    Having just come off a $1.7 billion loss on the mobile market, Sony needs some good press to start getting the Xperia Z3 noticed in the West. It looks like one feature has a lot of Android fans impressed, the battery life stats. Sony has always been a good choice for battery life, the Xperia [...]
  • Apple makes 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sales in opening weekend

    Indigital
    22 Sep 2014 | 11:17 am
    Ever want confirmation your products are doing well? How about beating your own records when it comes to opening weekends. Apple has achieved this once again, announcing 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sales in just three days. The 10 million sales come without one of the most important markets, China. Apple has [...]
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    Geekasms

  • First Look: 48-Page BLOODSHOT #25

    Troy Lyons
    29 Sep 2014 | 11:29 am
    First Look: Milligan and LaRosa Lead Off BLOODSHOT #25 – A 48-Page Anniversary Blowout!   Valiant is proud to present an advance preview of BLOODSHOT #25 – a 48-page anniversary blowout featuring a murderer’s row of comics talents from throughout the bullet-riddled history of Valiant’s most brutal, most relentless hero!Meet the man behind Bloodshot – [...]The post First Look: 48-Page BLOODSHOT #25 appeared first on Geekasms.
  • Your Weekly Geekasms (September 21st – 27th 2014)

    Frank Arena
    28 Sep 2014 | 9:00 am
    Here is a list of Geekasms for the week: Doctor Who: DOCTOR WHO: Trailers for “The Caretaker” DOCTOR WHO – Guest Stars Announced for 2014 Christmas Special Geek: Bring GOTHAM to the Bedroom Tonight! TV: First photo of Adrianne Palicki from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Film: Star Wars: Episode VII Chrome Trooper revealed!The post Your Weekly Geekasms (September 21st – 27th 2014) appeared first on Geekasms.
  • SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE gives us trailers for MARVEL’S next big hits

    Troy Lyons
    28 Sep 2014 | 5:00 am
    Last night was the season premiere of Saturday Night Live with host Chris Pratt.  They had a segment announcing all of Marvel’s upcoming movies: Marvels Coming Attractions – SNL 40th by IdolxMuzic They didn’t say anything that we haven’t all been thinking.  If Guardians of the Galaxy can become a hit then what’s next?  Based [...]The post SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE gives us trailers for MARVEL’S next big hits appeared first on Geekasms.
  • Start Your Morning With A Bowl Of Marvel SuperHero Cereal

    Troy Lyons
    26 Sep 2014 | 7:51 am
    I grew up in a time where every popular movie and TV show had their own cereal.  I still have scars on the roof of my mouth from Mr. T cereal and am better off for it.  Thirty years ago these would have been a reality and it’s a crying shame that kids of today [...]The post Start Your Morning With A Bowl Of Marvel SuperHero Cereal appeared first on Geekasms.
  • FIVE GHOSTS new story arc starts with #13

    Troy Lyons
    25 Sep 2014 | 1:57 pm
      FIVE GHOSTS EMBARKS ON NEW ADVENTURES Issue #13 marks the beginning of an all-new story arc, early artwork released   Image Comics is pleased to reveal an early preview of co-creators Frank J. Barbiere, Chris Mooneyham, and colorist Lauren Affe’s first issue in the new story arc of FIVE GHOSTS, “Monsters & Men.” This [...]The post FIVE GHOSTS new story arc starts with #13 appeared first on Geekasms.
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    Technorama

  • Technorama Ep 411: Meanwhile, back at the ranch

    Kreg Steppe
    1 Oct 2014 | 11:04 am
    Coming up in this episode… French Sewers Black Burgers Marvel Cinematic University Listen below with the audio player or Click Here for complete show notes. Where have we been?? What have we been up to? Why haven’t we Podcasting?? Chuck Moving DragonCon On This Day In History for October 1, 2014 This is October 1. It is the 274th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 91 days remaining in 2014. It was on this date in 1811 that the first steamboat to sail the Mississippi River arrives in New Orleans, Louisiana. That same date in 1847, German inventor and industrialist…
  • Technorama Special: Start Trek V Lampoon

    Kreg Steppe
    8 Sep 2014 | 2:14 pm
    “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times… Message Spock?” — Kirk “None that I am conscious of… except, of course, Happy Birthday. Surely the best of times” — Spock (Star Trek II) Hello Everyone and welcome to the Technorama MST3k Special where we watch Star Trek V: The Final Frontier so you don’t have to. Chuck and I (Kreg) hold Clinton Alvord from Comedy4Cast, and Scott Tyler (friend of the show) hostage as we make them watch this .. *movie in much the same way as Kirk, Bones, and Spock tried to hang out around the campfire…
  • Technorama Ep410: The Lost Episode

    Kreg Steppe
    27 Aug 2014 | 2:53 pm
    Coming up in this episode… Nasa Vehicles item 3 Listen below with the audio player or Click Here for complete show notes and video from the show. Feedback On This Day In History for July 30, 2014 This is the 211th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 154 days remaining until the end of the year. It was on this date in 1502 that Christopher Columbus lands at Guanaja in the Bay Islands off the coast of Honduras during his fourth voyage. That same date in 1859 saw the first ascent of Grand Combin, one of the highest summits in the Alps. The premiere of Walt Disney’s…
  • Review: Halt and Catch Fire

    Chuck Tomasi
    7 Aug 2014 | 10:00 am
    Another µTechnorama – I do a mini-review of the AMC series Halt and Catch Fire which just concluded its first season. Some parts I like, other parts left me wondering. Listen and find out. Feel differently? Let us know by getting in touch.
  • Micro-Technorama #001

    Chuck Tomasi
    6 Aug 2014 | 10:05 am
    Since we won’t be able to produce a regular show for a while, we’ll get you some silly content one way or another in small bite size chunks. While the audio quality may not be up to standards and won’t win us a Parsec award for quality, we’ll determined to have fun! Phone system instructs 911 callers hang up and call 911 Bieber ringtone saves man from bear attack And listen to the Dog Days of Podcasting for more fun!
 
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    Darling Stewie

  • TWIP: Hershey Park, we moved, and the IGGPPC is having a Halloween Party!

    Leslie Hunsinger
    30 Sep 2014 | 1:21 pm
    Our friends Charlie and Christa (whom we LARP with) took us to Hershey Park, home of the famous chocolate bars! My favorite site to see was the Carousel. Carousels are awesome – the eerie music, the blinking lights, and the … Continue reading →
  • 5 jobs Couscous would be terrible at

    Leslie Hunsinger
    26 Sep 2014 | 1:51 pm
    Unless you’ve been living under a rock, then you are well aware that Couscous is my strange little Shih Tzu who I love with all my heart. She’s 8 years old and she’s got a lot of gusto. Before I … Continue reading →
  • Geeky Inspiration Boards: Number 01, The Tardis

    Leslie Hunsinger
    3 Sep 2014 | 10:20 am
    For those who don’t know, an inspiration board is usually a physical bulletin board of some type, and it’s adorned with a smattering of swatches, pictures, and images that focus around a central theme. People make them when they are … Continue reading →
  • #ComplimentHour – an experiment in PosiTweeting

    Leslie Hunsinger
    3 Sep 2014 | 7:57 am
    I hate subtweeting. Yeah, I’m guilty of having done it, but at its core, it’s an attempt to piss someone off without communicating with them directly. It’s passive aggressive, it’s pointless, and it’s mean. So I’ve decided to start something … Continue reading →
  • My 10 favorite things about the Renaissance Faire

    Leslie Hunsinger
    2 Sep 2014 | 12:52 pm
    Via PADutchCountry.com It’s not really a secret that I love my local Renaissance Faire, the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire. 1 year ago my husband proposed to me at the Renaissance Faire, and I’ve spent so much time with my best friends … Continue reading →
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    The Talking Geek

  • Goodbye My Friend

    Kyle Souza
    30 Sep 2014 | 3:22 pm
    Last night while I was giving Jovi and Jaspyn a bath my mom gave me a call to say he had passed away.  We had talked about it a couple times over the last two weeks, he wasn’t doing well, tired more often, not eating well… but it still punches you in the gut pretty hard.  We met in California seventeen years ago.  That’s more than half my life at this point, I’ve known him longer than I’ve known my youngest sister even.  He ended up coming with us to Seattle and living with my mom for fourteen years.  And I am just so glad he did, so glad my mom let him.
  • Free ArcGIS Training Online from Esri

    Kyle Souza
    19 Aug 2014 | 1:19 pm
    There are currently 26 free “Web Courses” available from Esri.  I am a huge fan of these courses, they are well organized, provide a certificate of completion, and actually teach you usable things.  Web Courses utilize informational videos, reading material, interactive videos, and quizzes to teach an reenforce concepts and skills.  These free classes on ArcMap and other Esri technologies are a great way to get introduced to the software, prepare for an exam,  and/or “refresh” yourself and get certificates on things you’ve learned before. Here are the 26…
  • Of Procs and Percentages

    Kyle Souza
    20 Jul 2014 | 1:08 pm
    In Marvel War of Heroes many cards have an Ability. Each Ability is paired with a Usage stat, the Usage defines the likeliness of an ability activating in battle. In gaming circles the Usage is commonly referred to as the “Proc Rate”. Based on my personal experiences, talking with other players, and performing online research here is what I have deduced: 1. There is a specific percentage of likeliness for each proc rate. 2. Ability level augments the proc rate slightly. 3. Card rarity augments the proc rate further. 4. Card position within your deck augments proc rate as well. Base…
  • MW Cleaners Coupon – Clean One Shirt, Get One Cleaned FREE!

    Kyle Souza
    10 Jun 2014 | 3:39 pm
    Here is my favorite monthly coupon from MW cleaners thus far, Dry Clean one Men’s or Women’s shirt, get the 2nd one cleaned for FREE!  I took 16 shirts in (it had been a few weeks since I took any) and only had to pay for eight!  It is only good for five (5) more days, so don’t delay! Here is the “Buy One Get One Free” coupon: Each month a new coupon is posted by MW Cleaners on their site on the “Monthly Specials” page, http://www.mwcleaners.com/monthly-coupon.html. You can get a reminder of the coupons in an email by signing up on this page. The…
  • Adding Numbers in Sequence to a Field in Excel

    Kyle Souza
    7 May 2014 | 11:12 am
    As part of a larger project where I had to delete overlapping polygons in ArcGIS and then give them all a unique number within specific boundaries utilizing attribute information from another layer which it overlapped geographically I figured out this little trick for creating a sequence of numbers in excel based on a run of numbers in another column. I think some examples will help explain better. I have a list, it is about twenty thousand rows long (not exaggerating) so I will use just a snippet here. Column B ND15909720 ND16009501 ND16009501 ND16009501 ND16009501 ND16009501 ND16009501…
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    Agents of Geek

  • The Good, the Bad, the Ugly of Windows 10 Reveal

    Johnny Ketchum
    1 Oct 2014 | 11:36 am
    (Photo: Nancy Blair, USA TODAY) In an unprecedented move, Windows introduces their follow up operating system from Windows 8, to 10. What in the world!? They skipped 9 and jumped right onto 10.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Weekly Pull List: 10/01/2014 FADE OUT, RAT QUEENS, THOR

    Graydon Sinclair
    1 Oct 2014 | 11:33 am
    This is a fairly good week for the Weekly Pull List with a well rounded menu. Rat Queens, a personal favorite of mine, is finally back! I can’t wait to dive in to it along with a few new series... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • The Big Bang Theory – Episode 8.3 “The First Pitch Insufficiency” – Review

    JD Shrader
    1 Oct 2014 | 11:00 am
    One of the fun things about The Big Bang Theory is that the showrunners seem to always know when it’s time to double-down on the relationship aspects across the entire cast. With last... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Inspired Art

    Travis Grimm
    1 Oct 2014 | 8:30 am
    Turtle Power! Artist Nic Cowan has shared his latest piece of artwork exclusively with XombieDIRGE. The piece is inspired by Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and is called, “Say Cheese!”. It... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Official Trailer For EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS

    Travis Grimm
    1 Oct 2014 | 8:25 am
    Exodus: Gods And Kings is movie that’s been under quite a few radars as of late. If not for it’s story line, definitely for it’s cast and director. Exodus: Gods And Kings... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
 
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    Technology & Gadget Blog

  • Excel Auto Filter and Freeze Panes, Work Smart!

    Rob Boyle
    13 Sep 2014 | 7:02 am
    Original article on GHL website - Excel Auto Filter and Freeze Panes, Work Smart!Introduction to Excel Sorting Data, AutoFilter and Freeze panes   Download Sorting Data pdf :Autofilter and freeze panes You can use sorting to organise your spreadsheet data in ascending or descending order.  You are allowed upto three levels of sort for example, if you sort by Surname in ascending order and then First name in ascending order, when Excel comes across two people called “smith”, it would then put them in first name order “Colin” and then “Robert” for example. Move to a cell in…
  • Introduction to Charts in MS Excel

    Rob Boyle
    8 Sep 2014 | 11:14 am
    Original article on GHL website - Introduction to Charts in MS ExcelIntroduction to Charts in MS Excel In the next part of this training series I show you how to set up charts in Microsoft Excel. Download this lesson on excel charts as a pdf: Introduction to Charts To Create a chart using the Chart wizard Select the data on your worksheet, that you want to create the chart from. Click on the Chart Wizard button on the toolbar.   When you release the mouse button Step1 of the Chart Wizard will be displayed.   Under the Chart type: option, click on the different chart types to view…
  • Quick Start Guide to Creating Excel Formulas

    Rob Boyle
    6 Sep 2014 | 9:06 am
    Original article on GHL website - Quick Start Guide to Creating Excel FormulasCreating Formulae by Geeks Have Landed Download this lesson as a pdf: Creating Formulae In this lesson we discover formulas in Excel and how effective they are. A formula in Excel always begins with . Operation Symbol Formula in D4 Result in D4 Addition =B4+C4 30 Subtraction =B4-C4 10 Multiplication =B4*C4 200 Division =B4/C4 2 If the Formula Bar is not displayed, click on View on the title bar and then click on Formula Bar from the drop-down menu.  The Formula Bar should now be displayed. When you write formulas…
  • Speed Up Ms Excel With Auto Options

    Rob Boyle
    5 Sep 2014 | 9:59 am
    Original article on GHL website - Speed Up Ms Excel With Auto OptionsSpeed Up Microsoft Excel With Auto Options Excel has several Auto options that can speed up basic data entry. Download the lesson as a pdf : Data Entry Auto options AutoFill Auto Complete Auto Correct Open a new sheet in Excel, if when you open a new sheet 3 sheets open as below  If you only want Excel to open one sheet at a time. Click on Tools from the Title Bar. Click on Options from the drop down menu Click on the General tab and change the amount in Sheets in new workbook to 1. AutoFill AutoFill can speed up entering…
  • Apple announces iPhone 6 launch date

    Rob Boyle
    2 Sep 2014 | 1:27 pm
    Original article on GHL website - Apple announces iPhone 6 launch dateApple announces iPhone 6 launch date amongst other product launches. It’s the most hotly anticipated technology of release of the year and now Apple have confirmed what we’ve all been waiting for: the launch party date for the iPhone 6. “9.9.2014. Wish we could say more,” says a teasing a press release for the official launch party, which will take place at in Cupertino, California. The exclusive event at the Flint Centre for the Performing Arts will have a nostalgic theme to it, as it’s the same place…
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    Computimesinc

  • Manage content and collaborate online with your team, customers, and partners

    admin
    18 Sep 2014 | 3:32 am
    In today’s fast-paced business environment, convenience is equally important to customers and businesses alike. When consumers research their products and commit to a purchase without leaving the sofa, and employees are in and out of the office several times a week, businesses can soon be left behind if they don’t cater to these recent changes. Many businesses can address these issues with a centralised, online platform for collaborative work and file sharing – tackling everything from the development of new products and services to the tracking of a customer’s purchase. Online…
  • How Do EMF Protection Devices Protect You from Dangerous Health Effects

    admin
    18 Sep 2014 | 3:30 am
    As more information becomes known by the general public, certain fears arise and grow and sometimes fade away again. Several years ago, at the beginning of the rise in popularity of wireless devices, no one was thinking of the potential dangers of EMF radiation. Recently, however, the additional information about these waves have rekindled more substantial public fear. Public reaction and the current trend in fear should not be your deciding factor on whether to take action to protect yourself from the possible health risks of EMF radiation or not. Instead, do some research yourself and…
  • EaseUS Todo Backup Review

    admin
    25 Aug 2014 | 1:01 pm
    Have you ever had a computer crash at your home or office and been left without any backup? If not, let me just be frank: it is one of the worst things that can happen. Seeing that I work from home, a few years ago this happened to me and I was out data, articles, contacts, everything. All gone, overnight when my computer crashed and I could not get back any of the data. It does not matter if you are just a home computer user or a business man, backing up your computer is a must. Most people in the USA backup their data less than once a year which is alarming when they have so much to lose. I…
  • All About The Sepura Earpiece

    admin
    20 Aug 2014 | 8:22 pm
    Sepura is a well known UK based company that manufactures plc designs, digital mobile radios, applications and systems used for communication. They have been consistent producers and their systems are evident in many sectors including security, fire service, ambulance and alarms, transport, airport, mining among many others. Their two way radios are perhaps the most renowned products used in several countries. Sepura radio earpiece is one of the accessories bought along with Sepura radios. It is specifically designed to allow fluid communication by reducing background noise and focusing the…
  • Designing a site for a specific age group

    admin
    11 Aug 2014 | 3:13 pm
    Diversity is a very important web design element for any successful business. If your website is aimed at a specific age group you will need to ensure that it is structured in an attractive way to that particular group of people. It should also be readable to the right age group. If you are designing a website for a client that wants a certain age group targeted, finding innovative ways in which to focus on that group of people is essential. Web development targeting certain age groups will need to focus on a variety of factors such as psychological aspects, the user interface presented and…
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    Buskador's LARP

  • Setting up a common armoury or newbie stash or however you call it.

    Buskador
    21 Sep 2014 | 11:31 pm
    At a certain point, I should say above a certain number of people - a larp group grows beyond the point where you know everybody and can pay attention to everybody. There would also be a sort of population boom - the bigger it is, the more folks will start coming.Now what I'm going to argue about is the benefits of setting up a common armory with spare kits for the new guys. Lets be reasonable most of them start with nothing. You don't want folks with jeans and T-shirts and we've grown beyond the point where everybody is everyone's friend who'd teach him how to craft his stuff. Not to mention…
  • First time organiser

    Buskador
    16 Jun 2014 | 2:22 pm
    Yep, I lost my game master virginity. For the first time I organized an event mostly by myself. 1 day gig, about 60 participants in total. Lord of the Rings related battle game, depicting the battle on the Fields of Celebrant. The game also had two distinctive features - first time we got proper artillery - namely a small balistae and headcam footage.Anyway, few tips I can give, based on my experience.1 - always have backups for important roles. The great khan of the easterlings disappeared without warning. That gave me quite the problems.2- Don't expect people to read up on what they…
  • Bit of a problem

    Buskador
    22 May 2014 | 2:19 am
    My father died this Saturday.Completely unexpected. I m a fresh graduate, still unemployed. If you ever considered sending me a few bucks over PayPal, for all the work I've done on this blog, now is a damn good moment.I will continue to update it every now and then.
  • I made myself an Etsy shop

    Buskador
    26 Feb 2014 | 11:43 pm
    Yep. Time to sell a few things away.Namely the minis since big items are expensive to deliver(from Bulgaria that is. Strangely enough, delivery rates TO Bulgaria are much lower)http://www.etsy.com/shop/ShashMaille?ref=l2-shopheader-nameJust a few things there - will add more as time progresses. DHL and UPS cost ridicilous sums for even the smallest of packages so only via postal service.
  • So Knights of Badassom is out...

    Buskador
    14 Feb 2014 | 1:29 am
    Aaaand its rather dumb actually.Yeah shoot me now  for this blasphemy. Shoot me twice for pirating it. Not that I care or it will help ;) Anyway, I don't know what the movie was like in its original form. Rumour has it that some producer guy basically edited the whole thing into its current form.The current form is classic summer teen horror with larping puns included. Yep.The ending is just lee-ron-dickilous too but so is most if it. Could be worse I guess but not by much.
 
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    Adventures in Poor Taste

  • Is It Good? Lobo #1 Review

    Tyler Sewell
    1 Oct 2014 | 11:11 pm
    See all reviews of Lobo (1)The main man is back. Lobo has already been featured in the New 52, most recently in Justice League United, but Lobo kicks off the debut of his solo series in style. Cullen Bunn, who is not exactly unfamiliar with villain solo series, (he also wrote for Sinestro) is backed by penciller Reilly Brown and inker Nelson Decastro to help usher in a new vision for Lobo’s character. How does this skinny hip Lobo compare to the comedic hulk in the past… and is it good? Lobo #1 (DC Comics) Buy From Amazon This is not your parents’ Lobo. Well, considering most…
  • Is It Good? Grayson #3 Review

    Jordan Richards
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:50 pm
    See all reviews of Grayson (3)Grayson has been on fire; every issue so far has been wonderful — can it keep up that winning streak? Here’s the latest issue: Is it good? Grayson #3 (DC Comics) Buy From Amazon Dick Grayson, Helena, and two other agents have been given a special assignment. They need to retrieve something called the Paragon’s Eyes from an assassin known as Old Gun. He’s completely blind… unless you count the fact that he can see perfectly out of two large guns he wields. It’s a dangerous assignment since he isn’t going to be affected by Spyral’s…
  • Is It Good? American Vampire: Second Cycle #5 Review

    Jordan Richards
    1 Oct 2014 | 1:20 pm
    See all reviews of American Vampire: Second Cycle (5)The last time we took a look at American Vampire: Second Cycle was way back in July, and I don’t honestly get the wait, especially since there is a fill-in artist for this little one-shot. But whatever. Annoying wait aside, I’m curious what this issue will have for us. Is it good? American Vampire: Second Cycle #5 (Vertigo Comics) Buy From Amazon Somewhere in the Nevada Desert in 1954, Gene Bunting, an agent of the Vassals, is driving to some location in the middle of nowhere. It’s known as the Royal Forkes Drift Claim, an old mining…
  • Is It Good? Hinterkind #12 Review

    Jordan Richards
    1 Oct 2014 | 12:39 pm
    See all reviews of Hinterkind (12)We’ve reached the finale for Hinterkind‘s second story arc. While the last issue was a bit of a miss, the entire arc has really elevated the entire comic in my mind; it’s worked on progressing and developing the characters and world fairly well, while also getting some good stories going as well. How will this issue fare? Is it good? Hinterkind #12 (Vertigo Comics) Buy From Amazon As Prosper heads towards the White City with the Sidhe she rescued last issue, trouble continues to brew for the Sidhe Kingdom. Princess Tersia, along with the rest of…
  • Is It Good? The Squidder #4 Review

    Sean M. Thompson
    1 Oct 2014 | 12:08 pm
    See all reviews of The Squidder (4)Issue 4 of Ben Templesmith’s The Squidder is a right head bugger. But squiddamn it, is it good?! IS IT?! The Squidder #4 (IDW Publishing) Buy From Amazon Another epic issue, the most epic as it’s the last. Sir Templesquid knows how to nail grizzled inner monologue, but seems to always keep a tongue firmly in cheek. Even still, when the Squidder thinks, it fits; it works. And the story blasts into high gear in this issue. The plot isn’t incredibly original by Templesquid standards, but it sure is fun to see play out. The art is the product…
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  • Captain Carrot 1982 series being digitally released by DC on ComiXology

    STrRedWolf
    23 Sep 2014 | 8:05 pm
    DC is doing a digital release of Captain Carrot And His Amazing Zoo Crew! this year. First issue was released in 1982... now rereleased August 19th, 2014! From Wikipedia: Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew! is a DC Comics comic book about a team of funny animal superheroes called the Zoo Crew. The characters first appeared in a special insert in The New Teen Titans #16 (February 1982),[1] followed by a series published from 1982 to 1983. The Zoo Crew characters were created by Roy Thomas and Scott Shaw!. Although the series, which was the last original funny animal property created by DC…
  • Review: 'Rose Point' and 'Laisrathera', by M. C. A. Hogarth

    Fred
    23 Sep 2014 | 7:28 pm
    These are books 2 and 3 of M.C.A. Hogarth’s Her Instruments space opera trilogy. Earthrise, book 1, was reviewed in Flayrah in June 2013. The fact that Maggie Hogarth commissioned professional s-f cover artist Julie Dillon to paint the covers of this trilogy instead of doing their covers herself, as she usually does for her books, shows that Hogarth considers them especially good (or at least especially salable). And you know how good her fiction usually is. Rose Point, by M. C. A. Hogarth, Tampa, FL, Studio MCAH, October 2013, trade paperback $16.99 (349 [+1] pages), Kindle $5.99.
  • 'Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS' full roster revealed

    crossaffliction
    15 Sep 2014 | 11:57 pm
    Three years ago, Nintendo announced Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS, the latest in Nintendo's series of fighting games featuring various Nintendo characters. As the game's Japanese version launched this Saturday, the full roster for the game is now known (though it had actually been leaked back in August). The starting roster can be found here. The furry part of the complete roster will be covered after the break, so don't click on Read More if you're worried about spoilers. The game will be hitting stores everywhere else October 3, with the exception of Germany, which gets it a day early due…
  • Review: 'The Art of Hibbary', by Hillary Renee Luetkemeyer

    Fred
    12 Sep 2014 | 1:08 am
    This is the fifth volume in Sofawolf Press' Artistic Visions series of art-sketch format albums. The first four each showcase one (or two) of the best artists in furry fandom; Kenket (Tess Garman), Brian and Tracy Reynolds, Ursula Vernon and Henrieke Goorhuis. Each is a professional artist, but is especially well-known in furry fandom for convention conbook covers, badge art and other commissioned art, and trades with other Furry artists; many of which are posted on DeviantART, FurAffinity and other art websites. Hibbary (Hillary Leutkemeyer) has been a member of DeviantART for over a decade,…
  • Roz Gibson's 'Griffin Ranger' meets Kickstarter goal

    crossaffliction
    10 Sep 2014 | 1:51 am
    Roz Gibson's Kickstarter campaign for the novel Griffin Ranger reached its goal of $6000, and its stretch goal of $6500, meaning the book will now have five to six interior illustrations by artist Katie Hofgard. Seventy-five backers combined for a total of $6,525, including 10 backers who donated over $100. Ever since I was little, I loved reading books with animal protagonists. There’s a decent range of books like that written for a juvenile audience, but not a whole lot for people who’ve reached drinking age. Even if I found one, most of the time it was meant to be a statement on the…
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  • Fiction vs Non Fiction: The Great Divide

    Shaki Ali
    30 Sep 2014 | 4:18 am
    So for today’s Daily Prompt, we have… The Great Divide When reading for fun, do you usually choose fiction or non-fiction? Do you have an idea why you prefer one over the other? When I read for fun, its got to be fiction. A good story will keep me occupied for hours. And by hours, I mean hours. Because I get so fascinated, I got to finish the book as soon as possible. I can’t really think of many non-fictions that I’ve read. I have read a few autobiographies and stuff. I think I liked Jackie Chan’s and Hulk Hogan’s but that’s all I remember. With…
  • Four Shadows

    Shaki Ali
    28 Sep 2014 | 1:47 pm
    FORESHADOW Now I had heard of the term foreshadow before, but it had never really occurred to me what it was exactly and how I would use it in a piece of writing. In fact, it had never even crossed my mind. When I wrote something, foreshadowing wasn’t even something that existed. Considering I like to think I’m an awesome a bit of a writer, I should have known. Anyhow, the Weekly Challenge from the Daily Post has allowed me to give this a shot. So I’m going to try and figure this out and hopefully somebody can help me out and tell me how I’m doing. FOUR SHADOWS Four…
  • Food Glorious Food!

    Shaki Ali
    28 Sep 2014 | 11:41 am
    So today’s daily prompt is “Mouths Wide Shut“.   Are you a picky eater? Share some of your favorite food quirks with us (the more exotic, the better!). Omnivores: what’s the one thing you won’t eat?   This is pretty interesting. Am I a picky eater? Some would say yes. I would say it depends. I like food that tastes good. I can eat anything as long as it tastes good. With that being said, certain stuff doesn’t taste good to me. And I am not particularly fond of my greens. Hence why I have trouble with my diet. Yes, like the majority of people in the…
  • Am I A Geek?

    Shaki Ali
    28 Sep 2014 | 10:59 am
    I think this title would best fit in for an introductory post. This is actually my second introduction post and the second launch of “Am I A Geek?”. For those of you who don’t know, let me take you on a journey. My Story It started off one random day last year. I think it was November to be precise. A random journey on the internet bought me across WordPress and next thing I knew, I was creating my own blog. I kinda started writing reviews for anime and manga; well stuff like that because that’s the only that came to me at the time. I actually had no idea what blogging…
 
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    The Geekiary

  • Bucky Barnes: The Winer Soldier #1 Review

    Bandit
    1 Oct 2014 | 7:53 pm
    If I were to use one word to describe the new Bucky Barnes: The Winter Soldier book it would be BEAUTIFUL. The first thing that grabs you is Marco Rudy’s art. It is unlike any book I have ever seen and I am smitten. Honestly, it feels so hypnagogic that one would think it better belong to a Doctor Strange title than one reserved for a story involving Bucky and Daisy Johnson aka “Quake”. Yet, it works and is stunning. The story follows the pair as they travel to the outer reaches of space in order to assassinate the ruler of the planet Syro, which poses an imminent threat that might…
  • Lead POC Female Game Character in “Dark Link”: Support the Indiegogo Campaign!

    Farid-ul-Haq
    1 Oct 2014 | 7:51 pm
    I like playing video games that bring something new to the table regardless of the genre. Not only that, I enjoy it when a game features an interesting story and lets me control the outcome. A new game that caught my interest is titled “Dark Link” being developed by Bio’s Remnant Gaming. Check out our exclusive interview with Matthew A. Weeden, the Lead Game Designer, where he talks about the game and the company’s Indiegogo Campaign!   What was the driving force or inspiration behind creating a game such as “Dark Link“? The inspiration behind Dark Link was to create…
  • Harmontown: “Where pee is yellow and poop is brown”

    Bandit
    1 Oct 2014 | 7:48 pm
    A Harmenian is a nerd full of love, and Dan Harmon is probably the biggest one of them all. Harmon is probably most well known for Community, the underdog comedy series always on the brink of collapse. This is a perfect parallel to the man himself. The documentary Harmontown follows Dan Harmon and his crew on their podcast tour, which travels 9,500 miles in 23 days with 20 performances. It is intertwined with interviews from close friends and colleagues that add to the narration and portrait of the beleaguered creator and comedian. The podcasts are never scripted, never rehearsed. It is just…
  • Lisa Glenn Interview: Author of Female-centric stories!

    Farid-ul-Haq
    1 Oct 2014 | 7:39 pm
    Today I have author Lisa Glenn with me. I’m familiar with her work and she has an impressive talent , especially when it comes to writing interesting female characters that battle the odds for their loved ones. Check out our exclusive interview!   Tell us a bit about yourself. Well not much to tell. I’m your conventional boring person. I live in Florida with my daughter, five chickens, and a dog who is AHD. I write in my spare time. I work part-time and attend college part-time. I would rather stay at home than go out. I love coffee and chocolate. I love to read and write. I am a…
  • And The Fangirl’s Rejoiced: Dominic Cooper will return as Howard Stark for Agent Carter

    Undie Girl
    1 Oct 2014 | 7:37 pm
    It’s been rumored for a while now, but the more time went without word, the more sceptical the fangirls became. Put away your worries and break out the fondue because Marvel just confirmed that the lovely Dominic Cooper will be returning as Howard Stark in Marvel’s Agent Carter. Fans have been speculation about Cooper’s return – whether or not he would be recast for the series – since Agent Carter was announced, so it’s nice to finally get official confirmation. Cooper first played Howard Stark (yes that’s Tony’s father) in Captain America: The First Avenger. He also…
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    Fangirl Review

  • Throwback Thursday: Fester's Quest

    2 Oct 2014 | 2:30 am
    Hi Everyone, I want to start a new weekly video game post. I wanted to take over the Throwback Thursday hashtag (#TBT) and make it about video games. I plan to share with you video games that I enjoyed as a child and any games I just feel like sharing. Fester's Quest was a game my brothers and I owned for NES. It was made by Sunsoft and released in 1989. It is a top down view and action shooter but focuses on collecting items and upgrading weapons so it has a little bit of something for everyone. We enjoyed the Addam's Family as children. My father loved watching the tv show so we…
  • Resurrection S2 Ep.1 "Revelation"

    30 Sep 2014 | 8:22 pm
    Recap: A week has passed since last season.  Agent Bellamy wakes up in a field alone.  He goes to the Langstons’ home and has no recollection of the last week.  He was apparently drugged and interrogated.  Some of the “Returned” are still with their families in Arcadia while others are have been taken away.  Rachael finds out she is having a boy and is actually four months along.  Some townspeople are still angry with Sheriff Langston for calling the military in.  Agent Bellamy decides to stay at Maggie’s house.  Jacob’s grandmother…
  • Gotham S.1 Ep. 2 "Selina Kyle"

    29 Sep 2014 | 6:15 pm
    Show starts with Bruce Wayne purposely burning his hand and being yelled at by Alfred who is afraid for him. We see Selina and other youth being attacked  by some crazies but she gets away. Gordon shows up to the crime scene the next day and sees the homeless man that was killed. Bullock is a jerk about it and Gordon is upset that it was vet. Gordon interviews the other boy that runs away and he is explaining what happened. Cobblepot now has a limp and is hitch hiking. He is talking crazy and then goes crazy when the drives says he walks like a penguin. He promptly kills one of the guys.
  • Once Upon a Time S4, Ep.1 "A Tale of Two Sisters"

    28 Sep 2014 | 6:22 pm
    Show starts with a boat on the sea. The parents of Elsa and Anna are on the boat. The queen writes a letter and puts it in the bottle hoping her children will read it. We then see adult Anna and Elsa at the graves of their parents. Now we are in present day with Elsa walking into Storybrooke. Regina just walked out of the diner after seeing Robin Hood being reunited with his wife. Emma comes out to apologize. Regina tells her to stop helping her. Robin comes out to have her meet Marian. Marian starts going off and screaming that she is the evil queen. Regina just walks away. The dwarfs are…
  • Gilmore Girls Coming to Netflix

    25 Sep 2014 | 2:30 am
    What did we do before Netflix? A better question: what did we do before Netflix streaming? Answer: got up, opened the dvd player, switched out discs, sat back down again. It was SUCH a hassle, amiright? Okay, okay, obviously it wasn’t that big a deal but you have to admit that those Facebook memes about Netflix giving you fifteen seconds to decide if you’re going to do anything with your day are pretty dead-on. Once you find a show to binge on, that’s pretty much all she wrote.Which is why October 1st is such a dangerous day for me. Friends, Gilmore Girls is finally (FINALLY!)…
 
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    The History of Bad Ideas Podcast

  • Episode 39---Judas from the Bronx!

    Jason Brigger and Jeff Nau
    1 Oct 2014 | 7:43 pm
    HOBI welcomes Amy from Culture Babble back into the studio and she gives her insight into all things Idris Elba!  Jason interviews television critic Al Norton from Al Norton's Two Tivos to Paradise regarding all the hits and misses from the upcoming Fall season!  HOBI and Amy recast the McDonaldland Gang along with trying to determine the Plotlines! to Glorious 39!  Amy and the guys list their Top 5 Miscast Characters in TV and Film and give advice on what refrigerator not to buy! 
  • Episode 38---A Supernatural HOBI Experience with Jeff Morris!

    Jason Brigger and Jeff Nau
    24 Sep 2014 | 8:43 pm
    Jeff and Jason are back from vacation and in the BOB Studio with Blake and ghost hunter, Jeff Morris!  HOBI answers the most Listener Feedback for an episode and Jeff warns trick or treaters not to stop by his house!  The gang talks the Gotham pilot episode (in great detail!), the latest Dr. Strange movie news and more comic book news! Jeff and Jason review The Third: Revelation comic book and we talk the Top 5 Weirdest Films! Plus the latest on the Miamitown Paranormal Fest!
  • Episode 37---Cannonball! HOBI's Vacation Special!

    Jason Brigger and Jeff Nau
    18 Sep 2014 | 1:51 pm
  • Episode 36---Knitting Needles and the End of Days!

    Jason Brigger and Jeff Nau
    10 Sep 2014 | 8:06 pm
    The HOBI gang are in rare form when they discuss the latest geek news ranging from the Dating Naked lawsuit to the Rock taking on the role of Black Adam to good uses for knitting needles!  Blake worries about the end of days coming while Jeff tries to draft an intimidating assassins' team from the Kill Bill films.  Jason has trouble describing people's body parts but knows how to gush over everything at Cincinnati ComiCon!  The guys rate and preview upcoming shows for the Fall television season and try to figure out the Top 5 television shows that will age well in the future!
  • Episode 35---A "Tolerable" Movie List

    Jason Brigger and Jeff Nau
    3 Sep 2014 | 7:02 pm
    The whole HOBI gang is back and this time Nic, the best color man in the business, joins them in the studio!  The guys recast the Avengers with Hannah-Barbera cartoon characters and finally get to the real plot of Outlander!  Blake tries not to screw up his fantasy football draft while we record and Nic finally wakes up from his 15 episode nap.  Jason almost has an aneurysm from his hatred of all things Spider-man and Batman & Robin while Blake tries to figure out why King Arthur needs six films to tell his story!  The guys give their Top 5 Favorite Films since 2010 or…
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  • Worst country song of the summer

    Ninjalicious
    25 Sep 2014 | 11:57 am
    Country singers tend to release most of their singles during the summer. Now summer 2014 is officially over, I can safely say this song is the worst country song of this summer. There are so many things wrong with this song’s lyric. First time I hear it over country radio, I almost veered into oncoming traffic. Pop tops poppin’, flip-flops floppin? who wrote this junk? The lyric is actually worse than summertime lovin. UGH. C’mon Scotty. Runner-up: Keith Urban’s Cop Car I love Keith Urban and his new album: Fuse, but this song shouldn’t be a single. The whole…
  • Beat the House – Roulette: Part 2

    Ninjalicious
    12 Sep 2014 | 3:20 pm
    In part 2, We simulate the Martingale betting strategy to confirm why the strategy does not work. Last time we use the spreadsheet to figure out if the Martingale betting strategy is can produce a positive result. This time we will simulate playing roulette using the Martingale strategy. My simulation code in python: import random tableLimit = 500 minBet = 5 runNumber = 100 roundsPerRun = 1000 def main(): f = open('result.csv', 'w') for x in range(0,runNumber): newBet = minBet runMoney = 0 for y in range(0, roundsPerRun): breakFlag = False randomNumber = random.randint(1,38) if randomNumber…
  • New flag for the UK?

    Ninjalicious
    5 Sep 2014 | 2:55 pm
    Scotland’s Referendum is coming up shortly (September 18th). A majority of “Yes” will change the landscape of the United Kingdom and Europe. But what is all this got to do with the UK’s flag? The United Kingdom’s flag: Union Jack is actually a combination of three flags. It consists of St.George’s Cross (England), St.Patrick’s Cross (Ireland) and St. Andrew’s Cross (Scotland): St. George’s Cross St. Patrick’s Cross St. Andrew’s Cross If the Scotland becomes independent.The current Union Jack can no longer uses St.
  • Death of a Superhero

    Ninjalicious
    4 Sep 2014 | 10:38 pm
    Killing a comic superhero is nothing out of the ordinary. Fans know at some point down the line, the writers will resurrect them. So does Death of Wolverine matters? (contains some marvel comic spoilers) The short answer from me? yes. Yes, major characters never stay dead (Even Bucky got brought back almost 40 years after his “death”, the only main character that stays dead in the marvel-616 universe is Gwen Stacy, but she is not a superhero). Writers will always find some ways to bring your beloved superhero back, whether is Captain America, Jean Grey, Kitty Pryde or Janet…
  • Beat the House – Roulette: Part 1

    Ninjalicious
    1 Sep 2014 | 9:15 pm
    A statistical look into various roulette strategies. In part one, we will take a look at the basic Martingale betting system. The Martingale betting system is extremely simple. bet on either black or red (evens or odds also works) from the lowest bet possible. If you lose, double your bet. If you win, start over with the lowest bet possible. This way you will always win the lowest bet amount even following a series of losses. Quick Example: 5 dollar minimum bet. You lose 3 times in a row before finally win 1. The amount of money spend = 5 + 10 + 20 + 40 = 75 Winning (last bet x 2) = 40 x 2 =…
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