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    Photographer Who Refused to Shoot Same-Sex Ceremony

    http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2014/04/07/supreme-court-deals-major-blow-to-new-mexico-photographer-who-refused-to-shoot-same-sex-ceremony/ The lesson here is to not refuse the work...just do a really ####ty job for them. Seriously, why would you want to hire someone who doesn't want to...
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    Mozilla CEO pressured to resign

    The thing I find interesting is that all of this is over a thousand dollar donation from a millionaire. It wouldn't surprise me to find out that he was solicited for a donation and he said, "eh, sure, here's a grand." It also wouldn't surprise me if he didn't remember giving the donation 8...
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    Amazon introduces FireTV

    :yawn: What makes it different from all the other Android-based boxes and sticks that have been out there for years? One word...marketing.
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    New Forum SUCKS

    Apparently the bug with the menu at the bottom has been known to Forum Runner since November. So their support sucks too.
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    New Forum SUCKS

    Because it is buggy (see the menu at the bottom of this screenshot) and inefficient in its use of space compared to Tapatalk (important when you're looking at a phone...good thing I have a big screen unlike an iPhone). It's also inefficient in general usage. For example, if I subscribe to a...
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    New Forum SUCKS

    I didn't say it didn't work. I said it's a POS...as in it's a crappy app. There are lots of crappy apps that "work".
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    New Forum SUCKS

    Well that sucks. Forum Runner is a POS and that default mobile style is horrible.
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    New Forum SUCKS

    The new forums seem nice to me, but it looks like Tapatalk support is broken.
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    Droid

    That's what pockets are for. Don't clip it to your belt like a dork.
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    Accident?? In front of San Souci

    I was in the traffic, but didn't see anything. The emergency vehicles were leaving as I got to the intersection. I did run over a piece of red plastic though...probably from a motorcycle fairing.
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    light bulbs

    If I build a new house, I'm going to have it wired with DC voltage (probably 5V and 12V) throughout the house. Having DC available will make using LEDs cheaper and more efficient. It's also more useful for other electronics like computers and cell phones.
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    Apple iPad mini with Retina Display

    You might want to check the Play Store for the apps (or equivalent apps). There are quite a few apps that you have to pay for on iOS, but are free (or cheaper) on Android. Also, I thought one of the big complaints about the iPad was that you had to buy a lot of apps again for the tablet...
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    Apple iPad mini with Retina Display

    Get a Nexus 7 instead. It has a better screen, is more open/flexible/powerful, and costs less.
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    Touch Board

    I went the other direction and got a few Trinkets: Trinket : Adafruit Industries, Unique & fun DIY electronics and kits My first project is going to be a humidor monitor/alarm/controller.
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    Touch Board

    Radio Shack carries a few Arduinos. Also, if you guys are interested in making stuff, PaxSpace is having their grand opening open house this Sunday: Www.PaxSpace.org
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