• newFox TV affiliate hires Clinton operative as news reporter
    NEW YORK – The Fox television affiliate in Denver has hired a reporter to cover politics, including Monday night’s presidential election debate, without disclosing he is a former speechwriter and transition team member for President Bill Clinton…
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  • newLatest mall attack follows familiar pattern of denial

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  • newEx-DOJ official: 'Comey has to go'
    Former Justice Department official Victoria Toensing says more and more evidence shows FBI Director James Comey made basic errors in the investigation of Hillary Clinton’s handling of classified information, and many FBI personnel believe his condu…
    - 2 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 11:35pm -
  • newSamuel Adams knew what would overthrow America's liberties
    Crying “No taxation without representation,” he instigated the Stamp Act riots and the Boston Tea Party. After the “Boston Massacre,” he spread Revolutionary sentiment with his network of Committees of Correspondence. Known as “the Father o…
    - 2 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 11:30pm -
  • newThe real reason for Charlotte riots
    The smoke and stench of destruction by blacks with no sense of moral propriety rising in the air over Charlotte-Mecklenburg, North Carolina, can be seen for miles. The images of the violence they have perpetrated and the appalling screeds that flowed…
    - 2 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 11:23pm -
  • newClintons honor wife of a terrorist
    Last week, the Clinton Global Initiative honored Hanan al Hroub with a speaking slot at its annual meeting. She is the wife of a Palestinian Arab terrorist, Omar, who served 10 years in an Israeli prison for supplying chemicals used in a deadly bombi…
    - 2 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 11:22pm -
  • newIllegal invasion transforms Southern town
    Albertville is a relatively rural community in Northeast Alabama, about 80 miles north of Birmingham. For well over a century this small town of a little over 20,000 was known for one thing – fire hydrants – specifically Mueller Company fire hydr…
    - 2 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 11:20pm -
  • newDavid Duke & Hillary Clinton
    I am convinced that if David Duke had never been born, the Democrats would have had to invent him. I mean, just consider the facts: David Duke holds no public office and on the few occasions when he has sought one, he has been roundly defeated. And a…
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  • newBlacks don't need these 'favors'

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  • newIs Charlotte our future?
    Celebrating the racial diversity of the Charlotte protesters last week, William Barber II, chairman of the North Carolina NAACP, proudly proclaimed, “This is what democracy looks like.” Well, if Barber is right, so, too, was John Adams, who warne…
    - 3 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 11:16pm -


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Android Central

  • newEvening news brief: Android's getting a reboot
    Android chief teases historic day, while Roku debuts a new line of set-top boxes, and the Honor 8 gets its first big update.It rained a lot here this morning, and it occurred to me, during my second cup of coffee, that the Android news cycle is pre…
    - 4 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 9:57pm -
  • newGrab this travel charger for just $8.95 today!
    Do you spend a lot of time traveling and hate to carry around big bulky chargers? If so, Samsung’s 2A Micro-USB travel charger is a great choice to keep in your bag. The charger will help get you the most power in the littlest amount of time, and r…
    - 7 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 6:39pm -
  • newA new Huawei Nexus tablet? Here's what the branding difference could mean
    Whether or not there are any longterm plans for Nexus, the idea of a new Huawei-built tablet isn't completely crazy.It's been a pretty wild day for Google hardware and software rumors. Aside from Chromecast Ultra, "Andromeda" OS and a possible next…
    - 8 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 6:08pm -
  • newBest Cases For Galaxy Note 7
    What is the best case for your Galaxy Note 7? Let's take a look!Whether you have already placed your pre-order, or know that you will be picking one up in the near future, odds are that you want some sort of case to put on your Galaxy Note 7. It co…
    - 8 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 5:55pm -
  • newChromecast Ultra pictured, reportedly streams 4K video for $69
    New Google Cast device set to arrive at October 4 Pixel event.Google's rumored next-generation Chromecast has leaked out ahead of its expected October 4 launch. The new streaming puck, which will reportedly debut alongside the new Pixel phones and…
    - 8 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 5:20pm -
  • newThese are the Chromebooks that can run Android apps from Google Play
    Google has published a list of Chromebooks that will be able to run Android apps when the feature arrives later this year in Chrome OS. Included are well-known Chromebooks like the Acer Chromebook 14, Google's Chromebook Pixel, and some lesser known…
    - 9 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 4:56pm -
  • newAnker celebrates its birthday with 20% savings for all!
    Anker is currently celebrating its fifth birthday with 20% off most of its accessories at Amazon. Whether you need a portable battery pack, some new cables or even a vacuum for your house, you can get it discounted right now. There are a few differen…
    - 9 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 4:30pm -
  • newAndromeda: How Google can conquer the desktop, figure out tablets — and maybe change Android phones forever
    The next stage of Android's evolution is starting to come into focus. Google's Andromeda, like the galaxy, is vast, complex and — for the moment — unknowable.Slowly and quietly, Android has been growing into a desktop OS. (That's in addition to…
    - 10 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 3:52pm -
  • newHey Xiaomi, it's time to end flash sales
    Xiaomi needs to reconsider its sales strategy.Xiaomi makes enticing products that offer excellent value for money. Even though the brand does little to no marketing of its own (although that's changing in India), it is one of the most talked-about…
    - 11 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 3:00pm -
  • newDigital Offers: Learn to build apps from scratch for only $39!
    The phrase "there's an app for that" covers just about everything these days. Want a date? There's an app for that. Want some food? There's an app for that. Want to learn more about how to please a member of the opposite sex? You get the picture. Pyt…
    - 12 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 1:30pm -
  • newBest Android Phones 5.7 inches And Over
    If you're looking for a phone with a huge screen, you've come to the right place.Best OverallSamsung Galaxy Note 7See at AT&TSee at T-MobileSee at VerizonSee at SprintSee at U.S. CellularIn its new, non-exploding form, complete with g…
    - 13 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 1:00pm -
  • newNexus owners, how's the Nougat update treating you?
    So far the Android 7.0 update has been a bit of a mixed bag for Nexus devices and their owners.One of the perks of being a Nexus owner is that you're among the first to get a new version of Android when it drops. So if you've got a 6P, 5X or any ot…
    - 13 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 12:28pm -
  • newMorning brief: MediaTek debuts 10-core Helio X30, and Xperia XZ may get Nougat in Oct.
    Ten CPU cores in a phone? MediaTek says yes.It's time to kick the week off. We're eight days out from Google's October 4 event, and the hype train is in full swing. We're expecting to see the Pixel and Pixel XL, Google Home, a 4K Chromecast, and so…
    - 15 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 11:00am -
  • Sony Xperia X Compact now on sale for $499
    Sony's latest small phone is now up for sale directly from Amazon unlocked.The list price on the Xperia X Compact is a somewhat-steep $499, but if it's the phone for you and you want it right at launch you can now pull the trigger on one. At $499 t…
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  • What are VoLTE and HD Voice, and why should you use them?
    What is VoLTE and why should I care about it?Here in the U.S., most carriers have rolled out the red carpet for Voice over LTE. If it is available in your area and through your carriers, taking advantage of the upgrade currently depends on your hav…
    - 1 day ago 25 Sep 16, 5:19pm -
  • Google Play is still in beta, but it's good to be back on Chrome Stable
    Google Play is finally on the Chrome Stable channel for the Asus Flip and the Acer R11.Google has made a lot of progress getting Google Play and Android apps working on Chrome. It wasn't the worst thing to come out of Mountain View when it initiall…
    - 1 day ago 25 Sep 16, 4:30pm -
  • Mobile Nations Weekly: Sequels and successors
    iPhone 7 takes the world by storm, Forza races onto consoles everywhere, and yet another chat platform says Allo.If there's only one iPhone 7 review you read, make it Rene's at iMore. Diving deep into what makes the new iPhone, both good and bad, i…
    - 1 day ago 25 Sep 16, 3:31pm -
  • From the Editor's Desk: How to launch a smartphone
    It's okay, and entirely expected, to be frustrated by cumbersome phone launches — but some perspective on what's happening can be helpful.Launching a smartphone is difficult. Even if you think you understand how difficult it is, it's far more dif…
    - 1 day ago 25 Sep 16, 2:00pm -
  • Add this slim case to your Galaxy S7 for just $3.95 today!
    Don’t like the idea of making your Galaxy S7 bulky but want to keep it protected against scratches and such? If so, Amzer’s Pudding TPU case is a perfect choice to add to your phone. The case adds a thin layer of protection and grip to the phone,…
    - 2 days ago 25 Sep 16, 10:30am -
  • Pokémon Go updates: Everything you need to know
    There's a new Pokemon Go update. Here's what you need to know!Pokémon Go updates aren't common, but they are a big deal. Here's what you need to know about each major one!Update, September 10: Added information about version 0.37.0 with the…
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  • newEQ-Radio: A New Device for Wirelessly Detecting Emotions
    Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) developed a device that can detect a person’s emotions using wireless signals. “EQ-Radio” is a device designed to measure subtle changes in breathing and heart rhythms to accurate…
    - 17 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 9:00am -
  • newApple’s Siri Speaker is a Game Changer
    Looks like Siri will be getting her own smart speaker. Reports point to Apple working on a home device that and with Siri to control the lights, appliances and other connected products in the home.
    - 17 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 9:00am -
  • Inspiron Laptops & 2-in-1 PCs
    Here is a comparison of three incredible laptops. Each are high performers equipped with revolutionary processors, dynamic display and DVD drives. Some models feature Intel processors and optional touch displays on select system.
    - 2 days ago 25 Sep 16, 1:00pm -
  • Leaked – Samsung S8 is a Dream and a Dream 2
    Samsung’s new Galaxy S8 may arrive much sooner than expected if sources are correct. According to sources, the S8 will be packed with superior technology that far trumps the S7 and ill-fated Galaxy Note 7.
    - 2 days ago 25 Sep 16, 12:00pm -
  • Are you ready for this ? HyperDrive Aircraft
    This may happen in the near future. A supersonic airliner that flies three times at the speed of sound and runs on nuclear fusion. Stephen Dowling investigates the challenges of making airliners run on atomic power.
    - 3 days ago 24 Sep 16, 1:29pm -
  • Snapchat’s New Sunglasses are a Spectacle – No Pun Intended
    Snapchat declared their entrance into the hardware business with the unveiling of their new video sunglasses called “Spectacles”. CEO Evan Spiegel told the Wall Street Journal, “We’re going to take a slow approach to rolling them out,”. In…
    - 3 days ago 24 Sep 16, 1:02pm -
  • Yahoo Hacked - Change Your Passwords and Security Info ASAP!
    In 2014, hackers attacked Yahoo and stole the personal information on about 500 million users. Reports of surrounding this data breach first appeared in August of this year. This comes just one month after Yahoo was bought by the largest telecommunic…
    - 4 days ago 23 Sep 16, 9:45am -
  • A is for Apples
    “An apple a day keeps the doctor away”. I'm sure nearly everyone heard this proverb as a child, and chances are as an adult you probably repeated the same proverb to your children, friends or other relatives.
    - 4 days ago 23 Sep 16, 9:32am -
  • FDA Cleared, Shockwave Lithoplasty for Peripheral Vascular Disease
    This unique system, which recently approved by FDA, breaks up plaque in patients with peripheral artery disease by using a balloon and sound waves. Shockwave is basically a traditional angioplasty balloon catheter with added capability that resembles…
    - 5 days ago 22 Sep 16, 9:45am -
  • Update: Problem-Free Galaxy Note7s CPSC Approved
    The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) gave approval for Samsung’s Galaxy Note7 to be released in the United States no later than September 21st as part of Samsung’s Note7 Exchange Program. News customers can also get their hands on S…
    - 5 days ago 22 Sep 16, 9:30am -
  • UN Meeting to Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance
    On September 21st, global leaders from the United Nations (UN) will convene to discuss a major global health threat – antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Antimicrobial resistance kills 700,000 people worldwide each year, and the number could reach 10 m…
    - 5 days ago 21 Sep 16, 1:52pm -
  • Smartphone Screen Protectors – What To Look For
    So you have just spent a hefty sum on your favorite smartphone. You first order of business should be taking steps to protect your investment. The screen will be the part of your phone that you interact with the most and it will need protection.
    - 6 days ago 21 Sep 16, 1:33pm -
  • Laptop or Tablet - Which Do You Prefer?
    The digital world we are living in can be very puzzling and confusing.A vast majority of the public has very little or no technical knowledge. And yet, they have an increasing number of choices when it comes to purchasing one technology over another…
    - 7 days ago 20 Sep 16, 10:32am -
  • Update: Samsung Exchange Program Now in Progress
    After a massive recall of the hugely popular Samsung Galaxy Note7, Samsung is finally proceeding with its phone exchange program. Galaxy Note7 shipping will start on Wednesday 21 for customers located in the United States.
    - 7 days ago 20 Sep 16, 9:30am -
  • No More Turtlenecks - Try Snakables
    The new iPhone 7 has arrived and it does not have wireless charging. Which means you will have to use one of those charging cables that are notorious for developing a turtleneck and breaking after a few weeks or months.
    - 8 days ago 19 Sep 16, 11:44am -
  • ADHD Diagnosis and Treatment in Children: Problem or Paranoia?
    ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, is one of the most commonly diagnosed pediatric mental health disorders. Yet, there is considerable debate among mental health professionals, media, physicians and public health officials about the di…
    - 8 days ago 19 Sep 16, 9:30am -
  • Automaker Porsche may expand range of Panamera Coupe design.
    Porsche is ready to introduce its first station wagon, adding a new category to the brand’s portfolio. This move pushes the company beyond the iconic 911 sports car into a more pragmatic vehicle.
    - 8 days ago 18 Sep 16, 3:00pm -
  • 5 Cases for iPhone 7 and 7 iPhone Plus
    The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus have arrived and with them, the need for protective cases. If you have not already pre-ordered your device, then your shipping date may be well into October depending on the model that you want. The good news is that you can s…
    - 8 days ago 18 Sep 16, 2:08pm -
  • Walmart may get "Robot Shopping Carts?"
    Shopping carts at Walmart are getting an upgrade. Imagine walking through Walmart and not having to push around a fully loaded shopping cart. There may be a shopping cart pushing bot coming to a Wal-Mart near you.
    - 10 days ago 17 Sep 16, 10:01am -
  • The Benefits of Weight Loss to Reduce Chronic Knee Pain
    Did you know that just 1 pound of weight loss can result in 4 pounds of reduced strain on the knees? While that might not sound like much, it means a lot to those who suffer from chronic knee pain or those who are concerned about osteoarthritis (OA)…
    - 11 days ago 16 Sep 16, 10:23am -
  • Facebook’s New Messenger V1.2 Makes Shopping Easier
    Facebook’s new Messenger Platform V1.2 is now available through Facebook’s desktop site and mobile app. This new Messenger release now allows customers to click on ads and interact with retailers when making purchases.
    - 11 days ago 16 Sep 16, 9:36am -
  • Solar Powered Smartphone Screens Could Be Next
    Today smartphones and tablets currently have strong and clear screens that serve a variety of functions. But what if they could also supply energy to a smartphone or tablet?
    - 12 days ago 15 Sep 16, 9:30am -
  • The Samsung Galaxy S7
    The Samsung Galaxy S7 has a very similar design to its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S6.
    - 13 days ago 14 Sep 16, 10:00am -
  • iOS 10 May Brick Your Device - Here's What To Do
    On Tuesday, hundreds of iPhone and iPad users downloaded and installed what they thought was the best iOS yet. However, for some users, the highly anticipated iOS 10 experience didn’t turn out the way they expected.
    - 13 days ago 14 Sep 16, 9:30am -
  • Tesla Cars Get Autopilot Makeover
    In the next two weeks, Tesla owners will receive a download of Version 8 of the company’s autopilot firmware. According to Tesla, this software upgrade will implement “more advanced signal processing” using radar sensors currently installed on…
    - 14 days ago 13 Sep 16, 1:10pm -
  • Clever Eating: Foods to Boost Brain Power
    Do you want to boost your focus, memory and overall brainpower? Well it turns out that food might be the key to increasing your brain’s mental capacity. There is lots of information about the importance of healthy eating for the body, but what abou…
    - 15 days ago 12 Sep 16, 9:01am -
  • Airlines Announce Ban on Samsung Galaxy Note 7
    Last week (September 8th, 2016) the FAA posted a statement on their website advising U.S. passengers to stop using or charging their Samsung Galaxy Note 7s on airplane.
    - 15 days ago 12 Sep 16, 9:00am -
  • Defective Airbags Prompt GM Recall
    Seems this is the season for recalls. We just had the recall of battery exploding smart phone devices, now we have another recall on vehicles with airbags that fail to deploy.
    - 16 days ago 11 Sep 16, 9:16am -
  • On Sale Now – USB Drive that Kills Computers $49.95
    According to sources, a Russian security researcher going by the alias Dark Purple developed a USB flash-drive that could destroy components on a computer’s motherboard when plugged in.
    - 17 days ago 10 Sep 16, 11:30am -
  • FAA strongly advises against Samsung Galaxy Note 7 use on Airplanes
    In a statement released on the Federal Aviation Administration website, the FAA has urged passengers to stop using or charging their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones on planes.
    - 18 days ago 9 Sep 16, 9:00am -

Tech Crunch

  • newLenovo’s gutting of Motorola is nearly complete
     My first cell phone was a Sanyo. But only because I couldn’t afford a Motorola. I wanted a StarTAC. All the cool kids had a StarTAC. My Sanyo said loud and clear I was not a cool kid. Sometime later, I spent around $650 to be one of the first peo…
    - 1 hour ago 27 Sep 16, 12:41am -
  • newU.S. Department of Labor sues Palantir for racial discrimination
     The U.S. Department of Labor is suing Palantir Technologies, the software and data analysis company contracted by the federal government, for alleged racial discrimination against Asian people in its hiring and selection processes. The aim of the l…
    - 3 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 10:39pm -
  • new76ers get into e-sports with purchase of Dignitas and Apex pro gaming teams
     The Philadelphia 76ers became the first American professional sports franchise to own an e-sports team with the purchase of pro gaming outfits Dignitas and Apex. If this isn’t proof positive that online pro gaming is big business, I don’t know…
    - 4 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 10:17pm -
  • newLenovo undergoes another big layoff round, mostly impacting Motorola
     Late last year, Lenovo announced some massive layoffs following a quarter of bad financial news. The company let 3,200 employees go, as decline in PC demand, increased smartphone competition and currency fluctuations apparently created something o…
    - 4 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 10:05pm -
  • newZenly raises $22.5 million from Benchmark for its location-sharing app
     French startup Zenly has raised $22.5 million over the summer from Benchmark and a few other investors. Business Insider first reported the round and TechCrunch got an official confirmation. Here’s what we know.Benchmark is leading the round wit…
    - 4 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 9:52pm -
  • newEdie Windsor coding scholarship selects 40 LGBTQ women to learn how to code
     There’s a shortage of people from the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer community in tech — not because they lack skill, but because they lack equal opportunity. Lesbians Who Tech, the organization for lesbian and queer women in tech, has…
    - 4 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 9:46pm -
  • newGM’s Maven starts offering one-way car sharing
     GM’s Maven has begun rolling out one-way car sharing for its members in Ann Arbor and Detroit, letting users pick up vehicles and use them to get between Ann Arbor and the University of Michigan, and between Detroit and the Detroit Metro airport.…
    - 4 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 9:29pm -
  • newMicrosoft CEO Satya Nadella on how AI will transform his company
     Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella took the stage at his company’s massive Ignite conference to lay out his vision for how deep learning and artificial intelligence will transform the company. “AI is at the intersection of our ambitions,” Nadella sa…
    - 4 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 9:24pm -
  • newCognovi Labs will study the presidential debates tonight with their emotional sentiment tool
     TechCrunch first reported on Cognovi Labs back in June when the Dayton, Ohio-based analytics startup correctly predicted the Brexit outcome hours ahead of the final vote. Tonight, the company has set up a war room of 30+ political and technical exp…
    - 4 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 9:20pm -
  • newIf Google buys Twitter, there’s a perfect spot for it in YouTube
     If you combined the fastest and slowest types of social media, the result could be both must-see and never-forgotten. YouTube lacks short-form, frequently updated content, but is synonymous with video and that popularity brings in lucrative ads. T…
    - 5 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 8:50pm -
  • newAirServer can now transmit your iPhone screen to your Xbox
    AirServer, makers of software that essentially turns anything into an AirPlay sever, has announced the availability of AirServer for the Xbox One. That means you can transmit your AirPlay screens to your gaming console, thereby creating a black hole…
    - 5 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 8:39pm -
  • newThe New York Times invests in theSkimm
     Big media companies are backing newsletter startup theSkimm. Following an $8 million round led by 21st Century Fox that was announced in June, theSkimm announced today that it has raised an additional $500,000 from The New York Times, Yannick Bollo…
    - 6 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 8:16pm -
  • newMovie pirate? Don’t trust Plex Cloud
     Plex is a pirate’s best friend. It’s by far the best way to get movies downloaded illegally from the computer to TV. Sure, Plex has a handful of useful, legal features, but let’s be honest, its big claim to fame is hosting and serving downloa…
    - 6 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 8:09pm -
  • newThis is probably Google’s 4K Chromecast “Ultra”
     If you’ve been waiting for a Chromecast with 4K video support, good news: it’s looking more and more real with each passing day. Rumors have been floating around for a few weeks now of an upcoming “Chromecast Ultra”, which Android Police sa…
    - 6 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 8:08pm -
  • newMicrosoft’s Project Springfield helps developers find and squash bugs
     Microsoft today announced a first preview of Project Springfield at its Ignite conference in Atlanta. The cloud-based tool aims to help developers find bugs in their applications by combining fuzz testing, an automated way of testing code by throw…
    - 6 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 8:08pm -
  • new3D printing is revolutionizing roadways as well as airplanes
     Much anticipation has been built around the future of the automotive and aerospace industries in the wake of recent advancements in 3D-printing technologies. But what’s often overlooked is the way 3D printing can also revolutionize the transporta…
    - 6 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 8:00pm -
  • newYou can use encrypted chat app Signal on desktop now
     Signal, the encrypted chat app powered by Open Whisper Systems, is finally available as a desktop app.The free app, which has earned praise from Edward Snowden and security experts like Matt Green and Bruce Schneier for its tough encryption, has l…
    - 6 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 7:50pm -
  • newBiz Stone on the future of search
     Chatbots and SMS are becoming the preferred method of how people and businesses communicate with one another, and it’s time that search engines follow suit. Read More
    - 6 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 7:30pm -
  • newYep, Disney is in talks with bankers about possible Twitter acquisition
     Disney has had talks about a potential acquisition of Twitter, we’ve confirmed. They’re working with bankers now to determine whether the deal makes sense, multiple sources have informed us. While some reports have suggested that Twitter could…
    - 7 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 6:50pm -
  • newUnsexy Flexport scores $65 million as software eats shipping
     Freight forwarding is a multi-trillion industry, but most people don’t even know what those words mean. It’s the business of moving boats trucks, and planes full of stuff across the world that’s recently been neglected by technology. Read Mor…
    - 8 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 5:52pm -



  • newThe Phononic HEX 2.0 TEC CPU Cooler Review
    Today we are having our first contact with Phononic, a newcomer in the PC cooling market. Their first and currently only CPU cooler, the HEX 2.0, is a very surprising and unique product. It looks like a relatively small tower cooler, yet it has an in…
    - 12 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 1:30pm -
  • newSatechi and StarTech USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C HDD/SSD Enclosures Review
    Storage bridges come in many varieties within the internal and external market segments. On the external side, they usually have one or more downstream SATA ports. The most popular uplink port is some sort of USB connection. eSATA as an uplink interf…
    - 15 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 11:00am -
  • New Chrome OS Update Enables Google Play on Acer’s and ASUS' Chromebooks
    Google has released an update for its Chrome OS that enables select Chromebooks to run apps designed for Google Android and access Google Play Store. Right now, only two mobile PCs, one from Acer and another from ASUS, are compatible with the new bui…
    - 2 days ago 24 Sep 16, 8:30pm -
  • AMD 7th Gen Bristol Ridge and AM4 Analysis: Up to A12-9800, B350/A320 Chipset, OEMs first, PIBs Later
    Over the last two weeks, AMD officially launched their 7th Generation Bristol Ridge processors as well as the new AM4 socket and related chipsets. The launch was somewhat muted, as the target for the initial launch is purely to the big system OEMs an…
    - 4 days ago 23 Sep 16, 1:00pm -
  • NVIDIA Releases 372.90 WHQL Game Ready Driver
    Not to be outdone by AMD, NVIDIA also has their own driver release this evening, with the release of driver version 372.90.Among the fixes in this latest drivers includes several game stability and G-Sync issues. In Mirrors Edge Catalyst NVIDIA has…
    - 5 days ago 22 Sep 16, 5:00am -
  • AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.9.2 - Support for Forza Horizon 3
    As more games approach this fall, we can expect GPU manufacturers to keep updates rolling out so that our cards can be ready for the latest games as they arrive. To that end, AMD's Radeon Software release 16.9.2 - driver Version 16.40.2311 - brings w…
    - 5 days ago 22 Sep 16, 4:45am -
  • NZXT Unveils Fully Customizable Aer RGB LED Fans
    For system builders looking for a bit of extra flair, NZXT has announced a new family of computer fans with RGB LEDs, whose lighting can be customized using the company’s HUE+ hardware controller as well as CAM software. The 120- and 140-mm Aer RGB…
    - 5 days ago 21 Sep 16, 7:00pm -
  • NVIDIA Announces Gears of War 4 Game Bundle for GTX 1080 and 1070
    As we enter the AAA blockbuster season and leave the avalanche of GPU releases behind us, we are beginning to see the first game bundles approach. Those considering an upgrade, but perhaps not quite convinced thus far, may see an enticing offer sway…
    - 6 days ago 21 Sep 16, 1:00pm -
  • GIGABYTE GB-BSi7HAL-6500 Dual LAN Skylake BRIX Review
    Ultra-compact form factor (UCFF) PCs have become quite popular after Intel introduced the NUCs. They have become powerful enough to be the primary computing platform for many households. However, consumers looking for UCFF PCs for specialized applica…
    - 6 days ago 21 Sep 16, 12:00pm -
  • Samsung Announces 960 PRO And 960 EVO M.2 PCIe SSDs (Updated)
    UPDATE: New features unveiled during the presentation and Q&A session are described below.Here at Samsung's SSD Global Summit in South Korea, the company has just officially unveiled their next generation of M.2 PCIe SSDs. The new 960 PRO SSD is th…
    - 6 days ago 21 Sep 16, 4:01am -
  • Best Tablets: Q3 2016
    We're almost at the end of this quarter's purchasing guides. As one of AnandTech's mobile and tablet editors I'd say we've saved the best for last with the tablet and smartphone guides finishing things off. There actually hasn't been much change…
    - 7 days ago 20 Sep 16, 11:45am -
  • Western Digital Shows Off Prototype 1TB SDXC Card at Photokina 2016
    In recent years we have seen the development of 3D NAND push up the capacity and push down the prices of all sorts of flash devices, from SSDs to phones, and everything in between. Due to startup cost and longevity needs, we’ve seen 3D NAND focused…
    - 7 days ago 20 Sep 16, 8:30am -
  • HTC Announces Desire 10 Pro and Desire 10 Lifestyle
    As the holidays approach, OEMs often refresh their device portfolio to make sure that they put their best foot forward as a significant proportion of sales occur towards the end of the year. Today HTC is refreshing their mid-range with the Desire 10.…
    - 7 days ago 20 Sep 16, 7:00am -
  • ARM Announces the Cortex-R52 CPU: Deterministic & Safe, For ADAS & More
    Though it didn’t attract a ton of attention at the time, back in 2013 ARM announced the ARMv8-R architecture. An update for ARM’s architecture for real-time CPUs, ARMv8-R was developed to further the real-time platform by adding support for newer…
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  • Enermax D.F. Vegas: Self-Cleaning Fans with LEDs
    Enermax has announced that they have expanded their lineup of fans with its DFR (dust free rotation) technology, which can clean themselves up from dust, with two new models featuring LEDs. The Enermax D.F. Vegas 120-mm fans with different lighting e…
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  • An Anecdotal Musing of Brick and Mortar AMD Notebook Offerings
    For any technology journalist deeply embedded an analytical content, knowing your field is a key element to how you work. If all the focus goes into the high-end, it is easy to get complacent, or living in a technology hub can feel like a bubble. Thi…
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  • The HTC 10 Review
    It probably goes without saying right now that HTC has been a troubled company for some time now. With the One M8 we finally saw that they were making a recovery, but with the Snapdragon 810 and One M9 HTC suffered a massive blow as their offerings j…
    - 8 days ago 19 Sep 16, 12:00pm -
  • The AnandTech Podcast, Episode 38: Smartphones Anonymous (iPhone)
    With the launch of the iPhone today, Josh, Matt and I got together to record some of our thoughts on the launch of the latest Apple devices, as well as the new Apple Watch Series 2. There has been some discussion online regarding the new A10 Fusion S…
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  • Early iPhone 7 Teardowns: Intel & Qualcomm Modems, TSMC SoC, 2 to 3 GB of RAM
    Today is launch date for Apple’s new iPhone 7 models, and as is tradition every year, the teardowns have already begun. Both the Chipworks/TechInsights team and iFixit have completed their respective initial teardowns of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, te…
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  • Logitech Acquires Saitek Brand and Product Lines, Expands Its Sim Controllers Biz
    Logitech this week announced that it has taken over the Saitek brand as well as the family of flight and space simulation game controllers from Mad Catz for $13 million in cash. The acquisition expands Logitech’s portfolio of game-specific controll…
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  • Dell Updates XPS 13 with Intel’s Kaby Lake, Killer Wi-Fi, Now Also in Rose Gold
    Dell on Thursday upgraded its XPS 13 ultra-thin laptop with Intel’s recently introduced Kaby Lake-U processors. The new notebooks keep the chassis and display panel options, but sport faster CPUs, speedier memory, a Killer 1535 802.11ac WiFi card,…
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  • ARM Research Summit 2016 Keynote Live Blog
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  • Best SSDs: Q3 2016
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YAHOO! Finance

  • Yahoo Finance Live from Further with Ford
    A special live stream event on September 12 & September 13 By AndySerwer, Editor in Chief of Yahoo FinanceFor the first time ever, Yahoo Financewill live stream Ford Motor Company’s sixth annual Further with Ford TrendConference on Monday, Septe…
    - 18 days ago 9 Sep 16, 12:08pm -
  • Update: The New Yahoo Finance
    By Michael La Guardia, Senior Director of Product for Sports & FinanceA couple of weeks ago we introduced the world to our new Yahoo Finance page.  As we told you then, our goal is to provide the same quality content our users have come to expect, w…
    - 38 days ago 19 Aug 16, 3:22pm -
  • WATCH LIVE: Warren Buffett speaks LIVE in our exclusive...
    WATCH LIVE: Warren Buffett speaks LIVE in our exclusive #BRKLiveStream of the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders Meeting. 
    - 30 Apr 16, 5:01pm -
  • LIVE NOW: When Warren Buffett speaks, it’s money. Watch...
    LIVE NOW: When Warren Buffett speaks, it’s money. Watch the exclusive #BRKLiveStream NOW online and in the Yahoo Finance App. 
    - 30 Apr 16, 2:06pm -
  • Don’t miss watching Warren Buffett speak LIVE. Catch the...
    Don’t miss watching Warren Buffett speak LIVE. Catch the #BRKLiveStream Sat 4/30 10am ET. Only on Yahoo Finance. 
    - 29 Apr 16, 2:30pm -
  • When Warren Buffett speaks, it’s money. Tune in Sat 4/30...
    When Warren Buffett speaks, it’s money. Tune in Sat 4/30 10am ET for the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders Meeting - streaming LIVE only on Yahoo Finance. ‪#‎BRKLiveStream‬
    - 28 Apr 16, 7:30pm -
  • How to Build a Unicorn From Scratch – and Walk Away with Nothing.
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  • Gap and Banana Republic take a beating while Old Navy Continues...
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  • Harris Corp.'s weak results vindicate its aggressive M&A strategy
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  • Jaded: The demographics of Tinder usersmicdotcom:42% of Tinder...
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  • The Phablet Revolution
    flurrymobile:April 30, 2015 | Jarah Euston While mobile app developers have been abuzz about the launch of Apple’s smallest screen, the Watch, Flurry Analytics has seen increasing interest in one of its largest screens - the iPhone 6 Plus. Once…
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  • Target’s stunt - so obvious. Hint: potatoes
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  • The Genius of Paul Rand
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  • Gleanings from Brexit: Recommended Links
    A deeper understanding of the tensions that have driven ongoing clashes will be essential for investment professionals looking to adapt their approach to the global economy. Read more
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  • Trust Deficit: Overcoming Wealth Management Hurdles
    Earlier this week, we asked CFA Institute Financial NewsBrief readers to identify the most significant obstacle confronting private wealth managers. Not surprisingly, the big issue is trust. Read more
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  • Weekend Reads: Storytelling, Information Overload, and Chaos Syndrome
    Television in South Africa, "living-in-the-web," how US politics got so insane, and "What Happens in the Brain When We Misremember," are among the topics covered in the latest Weekend Reads from Lauren Foster. Read more
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  • Book Review: Money Changes Everything
    In this extensive review of the history of finance, William Goetzmann covers the evolution of finance from ancient times to today, historic contributions to the financial system from around the world, and the ways the finance industry has affected th…
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  • Is Shareholder Value Maximization the Dumbest Idea in the World?
    Is shareholder maximization the best way for a company to achieve sustainable success? Are there other parties who should be taken into account? Anjali Pradhan, CFA, tackles the issue in an interview with Robert Walker of NEI Investments. Read more
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  • Daniel Goleman: Three Steps to Better Investing
    There are three elements to emotional intelligence, according to Daniel Goleman: mindfulness, empathy, and relationship skills. Developing these attributes is critical to becoming a better investment adviser. Read more
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  • Long-Term Care Insurance (LTCI): The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
    What are the pros and cons of long-term care insurance (LTCI)? How do the potential alternatives compare? Does your client have the right plan in place? Susan Hoover considers the options and what you and your clients need to know. Read more
    - 8 days ago 19 Sep 16, 4:02am -
  • Sallie Krawcheck Discusses How to Conquer Groupthink
    Fresh off her ouster as CEO of Citi Global Wealth Management, Sallie Krawcheck spent some time studying the causes of the Great Recession. An epiphany led her to what she believes was the prime culprit: groupthink. So is there a cure for groupthink t…
    - 10 days ago 16 Sep 16, 7:46pm -
  • Weekend Reads from India: Telecom Wars, Coffee Can Portfolios
    Shreenivas Kunte, CFA, sheds some light on the war breaking out in the Indian telecom industry, revisits Robert G. Kirby's "Coffee Can" portfolio, and shares insights from Aswath Damodaran, Joseph Stiglitz, and more, in the latest edition of Weekend…
    - 10 days ago 16 Sep 16, 1:50pm -
  • Diversity in Finance: It Matters
    Some people view the term “diversity” in a negative way. It has also become highly politicized. By definition, diversity means “being composed of differing elements or qualities.” How does this apply to the financial industry? Barbara Stewart…
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Money Control

Financial Times


  • newOil ends up 3 percentt as OPEC meets; volatility hits post-Doha high
    NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Oil settled up 3 percent on Monday as the world's largest producers gathered in Algeria to discuss ways to support prices, with nervous trade driving volatility to its highest since a similar meeting to freeze output in Ap…
    - 5 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 8:33pm -
  • newFed seeks more capital from big banks, relief for regional lenders
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve will seek significantly more capital from the largest U.S. banks and give some relief to smaller lenders as it updates its annual stress test, Fed Governor Daniel Tarullo said on Monday.
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  • newU.S. new home sales fall in August but trend still positive
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U.S. single-family home sales posted their biggest decline in nearly a year in August after soaring to nine-year highs the month before, with analysts saying the trend in sales remains positive.
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  • newIran downplays chances of oil deal, UAE keen on freeze
    ALGIERS (Reuters) - Iran downplayed on Monday the chances of OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers clinching an output-restraint deal in Algeria this week even though several other members of the group said they still hoped for steps to tackle a price-erod…
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Y Combinator



  • The cultural legacy of pollution
    Pollution is a blight, right? Not so fast, says architect Jorge Otero-Pailos, whose projects invite us to consider the important history lessons provided by layer upon layer of dirt.
    - 4 days ago 22 Sep 16, 2:00pm -
  • Why simple is sexy again
    In this excerpt from her new book, Courtney Martin reflects on the repercussions of a world filled with gizmo-laden gadgets ... and shows how a simpler way is both possible and good for the soul.
    - 5 days ago 21 Sep 16, 2:00pm -
  • The surprising influence of the Chinese zodiac
    Whether or not you believe in it, the zodiac system is a useful way to understand Chinese culture, says writer ShaoLan Hsueh.
    - 6 days ago 20 Sep 16, 2:00pm -
  • Why it’s so tempting to build walls and shut people out (and what to do instead)
    Why do humans often want to create a world of "us" vs. "them"? And what can we do about this unhelpful, often damaging, yet somehow reassuring instinct? Psychologist Robert Waldinger has some useful advice.
    - 11 days ago 15 Sep 16, 2:00pm -
  • 8 practical ways to help refugees
    Melissa Fleming of the UN's Refugee Agency shares some ways to help refugees right now.
    - 12 days ago 14 Sep 16, 3:00pm -
  • How to talk to strangers
    Kio Stark has always talked to strangers, believing it provides new ways to fall in love with the world. She shares 5 ways to spark a meaningful interaction with someone you've never met before.
    - 12 days ago 14 Sep 16, 2:00pm -
  • Your digital life after death
    Forget memorial plaques, tombstones, and traditional funerals. New, high-tech ways to celebrate life and death are emerging, and they’re using your digital data.
    - 13 days ago 13 Sep 16, 2:00pm -

Guy Kawasaki

  • How to Prepare for the Next Wave of Entrepreneurship
    Steve Case is the co-founder of America Online, the company that democratized online access. Steve is currently the chairman of the Revolution investment firm and also the Case Foundation. President Obama named him Presidential Ambassador for Global…
    - 5 Apr 16, 3:00pm -
  • Test drive: Mercedes AMG GTS
    My friends at Mercedes recently loaned me a Mercedes AMG to test drive, and I’d like to share my favorite pictures and thoughts with you. I hate to admit this, but I’m not sure I’m man enough for this car. It is a fantastic 503-horsepower engi…
    - 7 Aug 15, 2:45pm -
  • Test drive: Sony A7R II
    Sony brought approximately twenty journalists and reviewers to Portland to try the a7R II and RX-10. I only used the a7R II, mostly with the Sony FE 2.8 35 mm lens (real men use prime lenses). These are samples of my pictures. I’m not a “real”…
    - 6 Aug 15, 10:50pm -
  • The Official Guy Kawasaki Father’s Day Gift List
    A good Father’s Day gift embodies two qualities: insight into the male psyche and the appearance of a careful decision. Cost is hardly a factor at all. Because you only have six days left to shop, here’s a list of ten items for most modern dads.…
    - 8 Jun 15, 3:21pm -
  • Startups: How to Do a Pre-Mortem (and Prevent a Post-Mortem)
    Doctors conduct postmortems to figure why people died. They do this to solve a crime, prevent the death of others, and satisfy curiosity. However, once somebody dies, it’s too late to help him. Entrepreneurs and their investors also often analyze w…
    - 20 May 15, 4:42pm -
  • Photos from the May 2015 Maker Faire in San Mateo California
    The post Photos from the May 2015 Maker Faire in San Mateo California appeared first on Guy Kawasaki.
    - 18 May 15, 9:27pm -
  • The Art of the Panel
    At any conference, there are ten times more panelists than there are keynote speakers, so the odds are higher that you’re on a panel than giving a keynote speech. Therefore, rocking a panel is an important skill for evangelists, too. A panel looks…
    - 11 May 15, 3:50pm -
  • Must Do: Intern Like a Rock Star
    This is a reprint from Leave Your Mark: Land Your Dream Job. Kill it in Your Career. Rock Social Media. By Aliza Licht. I’m publishing it because many students are about to begin their summer internships, and I want them to have the most valuable e…
    - 5 May 15, 1:00pm -
  • How to Launch (And Why Scaling Doesn’t Matter)
    In the early days of starting up, the ability to scale is overrated. “Scale,” in case you haven’t heard the term, refers to the concept that there are processes in place that are fast, cheap, and repeatable because there will soon be millions o…
    - 4 May 15, 1:06pm -
  • How to Pick Advisors
    Once upon a time there were two engineering PhDs who were clueless about how to start a company. All they knew how to do was code. They were so desperate for money and adult supervision that when an experienced businessperson showed interest and offe…
    - 27 Apr 15, 12:56pm -

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HR Daily Advisor

  • newBreaking Borders: 5 Ways Analytics Can Help Drive ROI of Global Benefits
    While analytics have become popular in the world of HR, the ability to analyze and gain actionable insights into global benefits and reward data has remained largely unexplored. Until recently, that is. Organizations are now starting to realize that…
    - 10 hours ago 26 Sep 16, 4:12pm -
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  • newThe Best Ways to Motivate Millennial Employees
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  • newApprenticeships Gain Momentum as Effective Learning Tool
    Two years ago, when President Obama gave his State of the Union address, he challenged employers and educators to double the number of apprenticeships offered by 2019. They listened. The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) reports that, since the 2014 ……
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  • newComing ALIVE: A Treatment Plan for Employee Engagement
    By Ruth Ross Today’s workplaces are drowning in a sea of disengagement. It’s easier to find a needle in a haystack then to find an employee who is highly engaged and passionate about their work. You may not even be …The post Coming ALIVE: A Tr…
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  • newNew Research Finds Balance Is the Key to Effective Leadership
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  • newWhat Will Employees Do to Get Noticed? Pretty Much Anything
    As an HR professional, how many unusual methods have you seen from your interviewees? Today we’ll go over a list of what some candidates have done to try to get noticed and how you should handle them. When you’re applying …The post What Will E…
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  • Will The New Overtime Regs Be a Train Wreck? You Tell Us!
    It’s difficult to be in the American workforce right now without hearing about the Department of Labor’s (DOL) new overtime regulations. We want to know what you think about them, how your organization is preparing for them, and what your …The…
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  • Unsafe Employees Cannot Be Ignored
    Unsafe employees are a risk for everyone and should not be tolerated in the workplace. It seems so obvious when put into writing! But unfortunately, it can be easy to brush problems under the rug and hope for the best …The post Unsafe Employees Ca…
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  • Ask the Expert: Should Weeks of FMLA Be Used to Calculate Vacation Benefits?
    Our company’s policy is that employees need to average 35 hours per week in the previous year to qualify for vacation time. Do weeks taken as unpaid FMLA count as “0 hour” weeks in the calculation of average hours worked, …The post Ask the E…
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Work Happy Now

  • How to Expand Employee Happiness
    Do you feel engaged at work? If you don’t, you are not alone. Around the world only 13% of employees say that they feel completely engaged at work. Half of employees are actively thinking about working somewhere else. What is so great about engage…
    - 2 days ago 24 Sep 16, 6:30pm -
  • Unhappy at Work? How to Tell Your Boss
    I had it all — a great company, terrific coworkers and a short commute. The only problem was I really didn’t like my job. I spent most of my day alone, crunching numbers for data research. There was no creativity and little human interaction. I w…
    - 17 days ago 10 Sep 16, 12:55pm -
  • Why Curiosity is so Important in Your Career
    The legend has it that when humans discovered the potato plant, many died because of it. They have eaten the fruits and leafs of the plant which turned out to be poisonous. Sad and angry, they gather all the potato plants (fruits, leaves, roots) they…
    - 49 days ago 9 Aug 16, 1:46am -
  • Always Leveling Up
    I got an opportunity to work for one of the best companies in the world. It’s an opportunity that I can’t pass up. Challenging myself is a big part of my work happiness. So when a headhunter emailed me in LinkedIn and asked if I was interested in…
    - 62 days ago 27 Jul 16, 1:42am -
  • How to Help Your Employees Feel Happier at Work
    Leading someone to do what you want them to do and getting them to actually enjoy doing it isn’t easy. I’ve always been a hard person to lead. I like to do things my way. A lot of people like to do things their way or at least feel like it. Are y…
    - 70 days ago 18 Jul 16, 4:42pm -
  • How to Resolve Emotionally Charged Conflicts
    Last month I was talking with a client and we weren’t seeing eye to eye. I wanted them to try some new ideas because I wanted to see if we could improve our results. They were resistant. I don’t want to give too much detail away, but we hit an im…
    - 91 days ago 27 Jun 16, 9:06pm -
  • 10 Leadership Secrets From Top Business Books
    Think about your boss for a moment. What do you think are the reasons for his success? What are his qualities that inspire you? Why do you want to become like him? Let’s learn about the answers to these questions by taking help of the leadership bo…
    - 13 Jun 16, 3:56pm -
  • Should You Document Your Company’s Stories
    Why do you think Legos are such a popular toy? I bet you can guess from the title of this blog post. Legos are popular because you can see your hard work come to life. Every Lego brick you stack the more your progress improves. You can see how the st…
    - 25 May 16, 7:20pm -
  • How to Say No to Soul-Sucking Tasks
    You’re busy. I get it. You get lots of emails. You work a lot. You’re really important to lots of people. You usually get nods of approval when you talk about the depths of your busyness. But I’m not impressed. Look, everyone is busy. It’s n…
    - 16 May 16, 6:19pm -
  • How Difficult Challenges Define Your Career
    When you wake up in the morning what is usually your first thought? I need more sleep. I can’t wait to get today started. I wish I didn’t have to go to work today. The first thought is important, but the next thought is more important. What do yo…
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Penelope Trunk Careers

  • How to give a compliment
    I am in our weekend getaway hotel room watching Melissa follow the rules for dating. She is sprawled on the sofa reading while I brush my teeth with her toothbrush because I forgot mine. I snap a picture of her brush in my mouth. I play with anima…
    - 5 days ago 22 Sep 16, 9:49am -
  • Best way to stop emotional eating? Try emotional working.
    My husband comes in the room. While I’m working. I say, “I’m doing a webinar about happiness.” [At first I was not going to put a link to the webinar here, because people do not talk in links, and I’m writing dialogue. But you know what? I…
    - 7 days ago 20 Sep 16, 12:57am -
  • How to date when you have a big job
    Melissa is not going to move in with the next guy she dates. Even though Melissa and I are both completely incompetent at all things social, we can see that Melissa has moved in with three guys who were never going to marry her. So part of her new d…
    - 10 days ago 16 Sep 16, 3:15pm -
  • What homeschooling and job-hopping trends have in common
    That picture is from eight years ago. Me with my cofounders for Brazen Careerist. Here’s what that site looks like now. Hopefully the company will exit soon because I would really like to cash in my founder’s stock. Until that day, I can cas…
    - 13 days ago 14 Sep 16, 4:36am -
  • My 9/11 fifteen years later
    In case you don’t know, I was at the World Trade Center when it fell. Here is the piece I wrote for Time magazine on that day. Here is an archive of the posts I’ve written every year on 9/11. Here are my two biggest problems today: 1. Kids. Both…
    - 15 days ago 11 Sep 16, 6:37pm -
  • Tips for negotiating with a liar
    I told this guy, Brendan, that I would write about his baby bottles on my blog. Well, first I told him he had to pay me. Then he sent the bottles to me, and I liked them, so writing about them on the blog didn’t seem like it would be that difficul…
    - 17 days ago 9 Sep 16, 4:04pm -
  • If you want to get married, make it your job to find a mate
    In case you ever doubted how incredible the comments section of this blog is, Melissa found out her boyfriend was cheating on her from reading the comments section. Here. And then she did what most people do when they discover their partner is chea…
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  • Study: Positive Energy Boosts Productivity, Morale
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  • The Only 3 Employee Perks That Actually Matter
    Ditch the bells and whistles. When it comes to employee satisfaction, these are the three things that actually matter. … Read MoreThe post The Only 3 Employee Perks That Actually Matter appeared first on Real-time chat for online hiring & networki…
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  • 4 Exciting Examples of Schools Who Are Snapchat Smart
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  • Caution: These 4 Campaigns Will Inspire You to Get Risky
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  • How to Recruit for Potential, Not Just Credentials
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  • 8 Lessons from the Best College Twitter Accounts
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  • The Surprising Secret to Better Employee Engagement
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  • Stop Alumni Unemployment with These 6 Tried-and-True Solutions
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  • Why is Diversity Important in Hiring?
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    - 32 days ago 25 Aug 16, 5:20pm -


  • Employee Engagement Cartoon: I Swear It is Good
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    - 8 days ago 19 Sep 16, 11:24am -
  • How to Disengage Employees With Just 2 Words: “Employee Pricing!”
    One thing that engages employees is to be recognized and to receive special benefits for being an employee of an organization. Yet all those clever people in marketing intent on selling more product and services, without giving a thought to the peo…
    - 14 days ago 13 Sep 16, 9:11am -
  • Employee Engagement Discussion Cartoon
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  • Employee Engagement: Don’t Contract Into False Labour
    A post Labour Day lament: Are you experiencing a labour of love? Are you in labour? Have you been labouring under the wrong impression? We celebrated Labour Day in Canada and Labor Day in the United States on September 5th., the first Monday of Se…
    - 21 days ago 6 Sep 16, 11:42am -
  • Employee Engagement: Monday Mirth on Evidence Based Work
    Are you looking for evidence of a hard working employee? Look no further than John Junson’s 511th cartoon for the Employee Engagement Network. David Zinger is an employee engagement speaker and expert.
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  • Employee Engagement: Lighten Up Your Monday
    John Junson is both a fine friend and a brilliant workplace cartoonist. He creates a new cartoon every week on for the Employee Engagement Network. This one was perfect: Stay light, stay nimble, and have an engaging week ahead. David Zinger is an em…
    - 28 days ago 29 Aug 16, 1:54pm -
  • The ABC’s of Engagement can Lighten the Dark Side of High Employee Engagement
    The New Employee Engagement: Putting a little light into the darkness of employee engagement. Lewis Garrad and Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic wrote a Harvard Business Review blog on August 16 entitled: The Dark Side of High Employee Engagement. I encourage…
    - 33 days ago 25 Aug 16, 9:11am -
  • Employee Engagement and Mindfulness
    Take a mindful moment… Mindfulness enhance employee engagement. I have experimented and landed upon my ideal engagement zone or E-Zone: the optimal length of time that I can remain fully engaged. It is 12 minutes. To learn more about how to determ…
    - 47 days ago 10 Aug 16, 2:06pm -
  • Employee Engagement: What’s Cooking?

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  • An Employee Engagement Perspective on Tools From Croatia
    While travelling through Croatia I visited The Arena in Pula. It made me think about tools for work and engagement. I invite you to visit my post on Linked In to read more about tools and engagement. David Zinger is a global employee engagement exper…
    - 16 Jun 16, 4:51am -
  • Employee Engagement: Disengagement as Self-Protection
    Let’s view employee disengagement as self-protection. Larissa Thurlow sent me an image from Brene Brown’s book, Rising Strong. Larissa underlined one short sentence. We disengage to self-protect. I got to know Larissa when I was doing some work…
    - 7 Jun 16, 8:00am -
  • Learn more about Employee Engagement from Dr. Arnold Bakker
    I encourage you to watch this short video invitation to read an interview with Dr. Arnold Bakker, one of the foremost academic writers and researchers on engagement. Employee Engagement Zinger – Bakker from David Zinger on Vimeo. David Zinger is an…
    - 26 May 16, 2:29pm -
  • The New Employee Engagement
    The New Employee Engagement is good work, done well, with others, every day. Engagement is not given to us. Engagement is not something done to us. Engagement is both our right and our responsibility. It goes with us. Each of us is responsible for ow…
    - 26 May 16, 8:33am -
  • Employee Engagement: Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8
    I invite you to read my current post on LinkedIn on Finding Your Inner Toddler for engagement: a small playful person open to learning who tumbles and takes many precarious steps while absorbing so much of the world and getting a lot of help and enco…
    - 5 May 16, 1:48pm -
  • 13 Zingers For Good Work: The New Employee Engagement
    Let’s sharpen our focus on work in the New Employee Engagement. I simplified employee engagement into an 8 word definition: good work done well with others every day. There is a lot of meaning packed into each word in the eight word definition…
    - 3 May 16, 8:37am -
  • Employee Engagement Everywhere: Even One Flower Can Be a Teacher
    Looks for engagement lessons wherever you go and with whatever you experience. Even one flower can be a teacher. Here is the image from my Linked In post today: David Zinger is an employee engagement speaker and expert. He is at work on the New Emplo…
    - 2 May 16, 12:54pm -
  • Engage With the Latest Employee Engagement Evidence
    Engage for Success Does it Again! I encourage you to read the latest employee engagement evidence report created by Engagement for Success. For example: In the financial services sector, RBS has established links between employee engagement and busin…
    - 29 Apr 16, 2:55pm -
  • Employe Engagement: Why We Need to Treat Employees More Like Smart Phones
    Get Smart with Your Employees Don’t get the title of this post wrong. I am not suggesting we depersonalize employees and treat them like objects. What I am suggesting is we treat employees as well as most of us treat our smart phone. Here is what…
    - 27 Apr 16, 8:33am -
  • What is the Place of Pizza in Employee Engagement?
    I have argued against the notion that employee engagement is about warm “fuzzies” and pizza parties.  I have changed my mind because of Claudio Ranieri’s management of the Leicester City Football Club. Click here to read my post on LinkedIn ab…
    - 11 Apr 16, 12:44pm -
  • Refresh Employee Engagement Today
    This is refreshing Here is a snippet from my latest post on 12 ways to refresh employee engagement: 12. Change your champions Why is engagement so often housed or championed in HR, Organizational Learning and Development or Internal communications? S…
    - 5 Apr 16, 11:42am -
  • Befuddled: How are we ever going to manage employee engagement?
    Barely Managing Lou Solomon wrote a provocative and insightful post on the Harvard Business Review blog on March 9th that has me very concerned about managers ability to have a positive impact and influence on employee engagement, “Two-Thirds of Ma…
    - 4 Apr 16, 2:31pm -
  • Employee Engagement: People Artists Add Vibrant Interpersonal Color to Work
    Employee Engagement Through People Artisty Employee engagement: Are you a people artist? https://t.co/YpPbWMIS8T — David Zinger (@davidzinger) January 27, 2016 I encourage you to read the full post including such statement as: Why do we need people…
    - 31 Mar 16, 12:47pm -
  • An Easy, Simple, and Mindful Way to Employee Engagement
    I have always appreciated the simple and mindful approach to living that Thich Nhat Hanh has encouraged us to follow. His work has influenced me to proclaim one of my deepest beliefs and statements about employee engagement: There is no way to enga…
    - 30 Mar 16, 8:03am -
  • Employee Engagement: Beyond the Latte
    Let’s Focus on Work and Love our Labor. I have recently been looking at pictures of best employers and great places to work. There are so many pictures of fun that one could easily confuse engagement with just having fun, running on the workplace…
    - 22 Mar 16, 12:11pm -
  • Employee Engagement: Be a Player not a Pawn
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    - 1 Mar 16, 8:37am -
  • Employee Engagement: Was My Rental Car Asking Me Out on a Date?
    A lesson about taking breaks from a creepy Mercedes. My wife and I were driving from Ephesus in Turkey to Konya. This is a long drive and my wife had fallen asleep. Suddenly while she was sleeping my rental Mercedes Benz dashboard displayed a coff…
    - 23 Feb 16, 1:16pm -
  • Employee Engagement: Do You Work Within Your E-Zone?
    Your E-Zone is the zone or time period in which you are fully engaged with your work. It is the ideal period to find your vigor, dedication and absorption for work. Vigor gives you energy, persistence and resilience. Dedication helps you be fully in…
    - 22 Feb 16, 7:46pm -
  • Sunday Employee Engagement: Thought for the Week
    Do you fuse enough empathy into your approach to employee engagement? Harper Lee’s work spoke powerfully to issues of race, justice, and equality. May her memory be for a blessing. pic.twitter.com/HXXV4AdBHC — LJM Consulting Group (@LJMCnsltgGrp)…
    - 21 Feb 16, 2:50pm -
  • Don’t Wait: Recognize Your People Artist Today
    We would not be who we are without the people who brought out the best in us. When is the last time you let someone who drew out the best in you know how big a role they played in making you who you are today? As this video demonstrates, great teache…
    - 20 Feb 16, 7:22am -
  • Join with me for a leap into People Artistry
    Make Work Better: Learn to Leap Into People Artistry During February We Are Making A Special Offer to You. It would personally mean a lot to me if you would take a couple minutes of your precious time and read this email and then took the next step o…
    - 19 Feb 16, 10:11am -
  • Roy Saunderson on Recognition, Vistance Learning, and People Artists
    Here is an interview with Roy Saunderson on recognition.  Roy’s course on Vistance Learning was used as the basic structure and format for People Artists: Drawing Out the Best in Others at Work What got you personally so involved and passionate ab…
    - 18 Feb 16, 9:02am -
  • Who is Your People Artist?
    During the past 6 months I have been asking people I encounter: Who is your people artist or who drew out the best in you?   I have been collecting some of the responses on video. I encourage you to watch some of these videos and then determine who…
    - 17 Feb 16, 8:15am -
  • Slide into People Artistry
    Enjoy this eight slide presentation on People Artistry Copy of People Artists at Work Special offer During the LEAP into People Artistry Campaign we will be selling 10 or more copies ofPeople Artists: Drawing Out the Best in Others at Work for just…
    - 15 Feb 16, 6:27pm -
  • Are you working with the 5 tools of People Artistry?
    View this very short slide presentation to learn the 5 tools of People Artists. Do You Know the 5 Tools of People Artists? from David Zinger Special offer During the LEAP into People Artistry Campaign we will be selling 10 or more copies of People A…
    - 11 Feb 16, 2:11pm -
  • Question: Why Be A People Artist?
    Why should you be a people artist at work? People artistry is a form of powerful recognition that recognizes others while enhancing their engagement. It can foster both retention and loyalty. It may increase productivity and profits. But these are in…
    - 8 Feb 16, 7:29pm -
  • Employee Engagement: Who is Your People Artist?
    People Artists draw out the best in others. It is our debt. The debt we owe to the people who drew out the best in us. In the 48 second video below an attendee at the HRPA conference in Toronto acknowledges her People Artist. Watch the video an…
    - 5 Feb 16, 3:10pm -
  • Crack Open Work With The Employee Engagement Six Pack
    We are personally responsible for our own engagement. Even if we accept, personal responsibility for engagement and we have the will to engage, we can benefit from the skills of engagement. Learn the skills of: With Treasure Trigger Study Foster Pla…
    - 5 Feb 16, 7:56am -
  • Employee Engagement: People Artists See Behind Their Own Lenses
    How to Leap into People Artistry Please take 3 minutes to view this short video about six photographers being given six different stories about the man they are asked to photograph. Their story influences the shot they take. Are you any different? A…
    - 4 Feb 16, 10:15am -
  • Employee Engagement: Leap Into People Artistry
    Are you ready to Leap Into People Artistry? From Ground Hog Day on February 2nd (Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow – hopefully an early spring) until leap year day February 29 I am focusing 4 weeks on People Artistry.  I encourage you to…
    - 2 Feb 16, 2:48pm -
  • Employee Engagement Network Buzz – Our Eighth Anniversary Today!
    What a buzz… I started the Employee Engagement Network 8 years ago to gather 20 or 30 people to talk about employee engagement. We are now at 6941 members. It was a very cold Saturday in Winnipeg, Canada and I did not want “to go outside and play…
    - 26 Jan 16, 2:02pm -
  • Employee Engagement and Gamification
    Winnipeg Lunch and Learn, March 15, 2016 in conjunction with MCCA Managers face serious tasks, problems, and challenges. They require a fully engaged workforce, yet Gallup has revealed that engagement levels may be as low as 30 percent around the glo…
    - 19 Jan 16, 9:19am -
  • A Step Towards Infusing Employee Engagement Into Performance Management
    I have been advocating for the infusion of the many silos of understanding work, from employee engagement and performance management to wellbeing and making progress. This week the US government advocated for putting employee engagement into performa…
    - 15 Jan 16, 4:27pm -
  • Are You Prepared for the End of Employee Engagement?
    The End of Employee Engagement: David Zinger’s chapter in the ASTD Management Development Handbook In 2012 I wrote a chapter on employee engagement for Lisa Haneberg’s (2012) The ASTD Management Development Handbook. Here is the opening paragrap…
    - 12 Jan 16, 4:39pm -
  • Employee Engagement: What I Learned from Why We Work
    Why We Work by Barry Schwartz Suggested reading time = One minute and eleven seconds Over the Christmas holidays I read Barry Schwartz’s book on Why We Work.  I have decided to tightly focus my next 4 years on teaching about work and employee en…
    - 7 Jan 16, 8:33am -
  • Can you solve the employee engagement equation?
    What’s your answer to employee engagement? Many of us are puzzled trying to solve this engagement equation: Work + ? = Employee Engagement What variable must we add to work to increase engagement? The puzzle has offered a vast and confusing array…
    - 5 Jan 16, 8:13am -
  • Employee Engagement: What’s Your Moonshot?
    David Zinger is an employee engagement speaker and global expert.
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  • Employee Engagement: Can you make the mundane engaging?
    Check out my short post today on LinkedIN by Duane Bray on how IDEO strives to make the mundane engaging. There is also a short slide show included on The Little Book of IDEO. To read the post click on the picture by Peter W. Hart or click here.  …
    - 23 Dec 15, 12:31pm -
  • Employee Engagement: Are You A Toasted Marshmallow?
    Don’t get burnt at work by lacking the vital human skills of leadership. I hate the term soft skills. Here is my latest post on LinkedIn on why we should stop referring to the human skills at work as soft skills: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/emp…
    - 21 Dec 15, 2:39pm -
  • Employee Engagement: Gathering is Our Work
    3 Men in a Boat Do you gather before you start your work? Do you see gathering as part of work. In Turkey, I watched these three men gather before they began to get their boat ready to cast off. They seemed so connected and joined being with each o…
    - 15 Dec 15, 7:27am -
  • Employee Engagement Lesson From Pamukkale, Turkey: Not Everything is as it Seems
    As a Canadian I tend to believe that everything that is white is snow or ice. While in Turkey this November, my wife and I visited Pamukkale. Pamukkale means cotton castle. It seemed that we were back in Canada near a glacier. Yet, this was a decepti…
    - 10 Dec 15, 3:26pm -



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  • new52DC Challenge Day 41 Marvelous Monday
    Good morning challengers welcome to your Monday edition of the Challenge Post Data (%) CE:65/80/83 RT: 5/15 (33.33%) CT: 32/28 (114.29%) PG1 (PG1 LOSE 7 LBS): 4/7 (57.14% PG2 (PG2 DRINK 64 OZ): 33/52 (63.46%) PG3 (PG3 MOVE INTO APT):…
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  • Fall 52DC - Sunday September 25, 2016 - Day 40
    G’Day: Thanks again to jessemaa for hosting Saturday. Between the significant loss of Challengers due to the MH site troubles - and this being Sunday - I wonder how many will show up and post today? WE NEED A DAILY HOST FOR MONDAY…
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  • 52DC Saturday 09/24/2016
    Hello weekend Hello challengers Numbers so far Post Data (%) CE:62/76/83 RT: 5/15 (33.33%) CT: 30/28 (107.14%) PG1 (PG1 LOSE 7 LBS): 4/7 (57.14%) PG2 (PG2 DRINK 64 OZ): 31/52 (59.62%) PG3 (PG3 MOVE INTO APT): 1/1 (100%) I had a good…
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  • Wondering how I should tweak my workout regime
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  • FALL52DC Day 38 Friday, September 23, 2016
    Good morning all. Sorry for the late start. Thanks for hosting us yesterday, GDN53. QOTD: What's your favorite workout? The one you can't wait to do again, and time just flies when you do it? My numbers: CE: 60/74/80 RT: 17/18 CT: 15…
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  • FALL52DC Day 37 Thursday September 22, 2016
    WElcome everyone. I just got in fr fitness quotes - Verizon Yahoo Search Yahoo Search Results Question of the DAy? What part of the challenge is most difficult for you! AOTDL Doing CTs.
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  • Fall 52DC - RRW - September 21, 2016 - Day 36
    G’Day: Thanks again to jags318 for pulling double duty yesterday. The Disaster that has struck the MH Forums has become overwhelming. Some Challengers are completely locked out, others have to jump through hoops to get on and post.…
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  • Fall 52DC - Tuna Tuesday September 20, 2016 - Day 35
    Greetings all, let me get this one going. Rolling reply today. Quote of the day : Question of the day : any specific plans for this fall? My Goals: CE: 62/68/90 RT: 13/20 CT: 18/25 PG1: log eating in fit day 30/52 PG 2: WL 2/10 lbs P…
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  • Fall 52DC - Monday September 19, 2016 - Day 34
    Greetings all. Welcome to another Monday and the start of another challenge week. Three more to go. Thanks to TNT Man for a great job of hosting us yesterday! We are letting Teddy bring us the quotes of the day : Question of the day…
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  • Fall 52DC - Sunday September 18, 2016 - Day 33
    G’Day: Thanks again to jessemaa for hosting Saturday and sharing your weekend with us. QOTD: What did you do this weekend? ********************************************************** My numbers for Saturday, September 17, 2016 - Day…
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  • 52 DC Saturday Sept 19th
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  • Fall 52DC - Day 31 - Fit it in Friday, September 16, 2016
    Good morning, challengers! Thanks for hosting yesterday, GDN53. Question of the day: Weekends can be hard on weight loss/fitness goals. What do you do to stay on track on the weekends? CE: 48/60/80 RT: 13/18 CT: 13/15 PG1 5% WLC: 7/1…
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  • Fall 52DC - Day 30 - Treacherous Thursday, September 15, 2016
    Welcome Everybody CE: 51/58/90 RT: 4/15 CT: 3/20 PG1: 28/40 5 fruits/veggies per day Question of the Day: Why are you doing this challenge(health, fitness, weightloss, boredom)? AOTD: Got here trying to lose weight, I stay to keep my…
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  • Fall 52DC - RRW Wednesday 9/14/16 - Day 29
    Greeting all. Welcome to another Rolling Reply Wednesday . We are well into the second half of this fall challenge. Congrats if you are still here and cranking it out. Before we begin, a big thank you to Seekingbalance for a great jo…
    - 13 days ago 14 Sep 16, 3:31am -
  • IF it's OK.....
    I'm gonna sign on for the second half. I need to get back to accountability. Eating wise especially. Physically, I broke a toe aug1 that has not fully healed so my rt and ct are going to be a little low. But I gotta get back in the s…
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  • Fall 52DC - Tuesday 9/13 - Day 28
    Good morning all and Happy Tuesday to you! Hope the day is off to a great start! We are over halfway done with the challenge. A great chance to look back and reflect! Quotes: "Progress is impossible without change and those who canno…
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  • 52 Day Challenge - Fall - Monday, September 12, 2016
    Hi everyone - hope you all had a great weekend, and are looking forward to starting the week off strong. I know the nachos I had watching football will have me in the gym a little longer tomorrow :) quotes: "I never wanted to be the…
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  • Fall 52DC - A Day to Remember - Sunday 9-11-16 Day 26
    G’Day: Thanks again to jessemaa for hosting yesterday. Today is the 15th anniversary of the 9-11-01 Terrorist attacks. A day we must never forget. A day we remember those who were lost and the first responders who risked their live…
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  • Fall 52DC Day 25.... 09/10/2016
    Good morning Happy Saturday to you all. It has been a week of ups and downs for us. We found a nice apartment in a desirable location and got moved in, but then on Sunday we lost our 13 yo Australian Shepherd to cancer. That has been…
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