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  • Seemed Like A Good Idea On The Drawing Board (Video)
    By on March 31, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments


    I’m not so sure if they thought this out well enough.

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  • Android 3.0 Is Trickling In, But Are the Apps?
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    jhernik writes “As tablets based on the new Honeycomb version of Android appear, critics have questioned Google’s moves to enforce a standard Android platform, and said there may be as few as 20 ‘real’ apps for the devices. Motorola’s Xoom tablet is due to appear in the UK next week, along with the Eee Transformer, but their ability to compete with the recently-launched Apple iPad 2 may be hurt by the shortage of tablet-optimised Android apps. Meanwhile, (more…)

  • Obama Healthcare Reform is a Joke: Conservatives Won This War
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    Tragically, reform is more illusory than real, though it is perhaps not entirely worthless. One can argue that it is not worthless because it will make an evil system a bit less inhumane by outlawing the disgusting practice of refusing insurance to people with pre-existing conditions, expanding Medicaid and providing incentives for doctors and patients to cut costs. In addition, reform marks a small victory over the insurance industry because, unlike (more…)

  • Scots to address poor showing
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    Scottish Rugby chief executive Gordon McKie speaks of his dismay at “unacceptable” displays this season.

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  • 7 Gender Benders in SciFi and Gaming
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    There you are, at the local Con’s dance night, sitting alone at the Ramada Inn’s bar. You’ve had one too many Cardassian Sunrises. Out of the corner..

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  • Shih tzu saved her 83-year old owner from the Tsunami.
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    A miracle survivor story out of the tsunami in Japan. A 12-year-old shih tzu named Babu insisted that her owner take her for a walk the morning of the tsunami, and it’s a good thing she did. The pair was saved when the 30-foot wall of water consumed their home and the entire district surrounding it.

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  • Newcastle to set up Enrique talks
    By on March 30, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Newcastle plan to open contract talks with defender Jose Enrique as soon as their Premier League status is secure.

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  • Pro Athletes Who Crossed Over to Different Sports
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    Making it in one sport is hard enough—these five stars tried their hand at two or more.

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  • Final Mortal Kombat Character Selection Screen Leaked
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    An image of the final roster for Mortal Kombat has been leaked, confirming that 27 fighters would be present in the game.

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  • Spacecraft Sends First Image From Mercury’s Orbit
    By on March 30, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    adeelarshad82 writes “NASA released an image of Mercury captured by its Messenger spacecraft — the first ever obtained from the planet’s orbit. The first image came in at 5:20am Eastern yesterday, and over the next six hours, Messenger captured an additional 363 images, which are still being transmitted to the Messenger team on Earth. In the next three days, the spacecraft will capture another 1,185 images, with the goal of snapping 75,000 over (more…)