Another advantage of the Kensington Powerback iPad Charger is that it provides a “kickstand” for your iPad. If you have tried to hold your iPad while typing on it you know how uncomfortable it can become after just a few minutes. Do you prop it up on your lap after pushing your chair away from the lunch table and lifting your heels off the floor? Do you push away everything on the table to provide a safe area to lay your iPad? Do you lean forward to see your iPad while it lays flat on your desk? The Powerback removes the need for an iPad stand and still gives you the opportunity to comfortably use your iPad in the typing mode, the portrait mode or in the landscape mode.

Here’s a quick recap: After Georgetown University and IBM developed a machine capable of translating 60 sentences from Russian to English in 1954, scientists predicted that computers would perform near perfect translation within five years. Not quite. Developing algorithms that could accurately translate foreign languages proved to be enormously challenging.

What does Mr. Trump version of that same speech look like? Is there a core Republican idea at the heart of support for this bill, and can Mr. Trump articulate it? The way he makes his case will offer a window into the shape of the GOP in the era of Mr.

Unlike Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook (FB) or Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Eric Schmidt of Google (GOOG), Bezos didn’t achieve one innovation: structuring the company’s stock to allow him to retain absolute control. Still, right now he continues to drive in all directions. But how much longer investors will allow him do so remains a question..

Once your relationship has turned into a true partnership, real life will probably interfere in a number of ways. You may have a demanding job, a sick child or a parent you’re caring for. Sometimes you need to be reachable. Morelli’s last bit of advice for shopping abroad is to look for souvenirs that seem less obvious. For instance, Morelli directs tourists toward tin or silver Christmas ornaments in Mexico City or handmade paper products in Venice. “Any time you can buy a craft that is less famous and less tainted by tourism, you are likely to find a good deal on an authentic piece.”.

E, only personal. But if it were used within the company it could make a lot of things easier for a lot of people. With the extra functionalities and implemented to as many workers/sites as possible, how much money would the company save on a yearly/monthly basis and then try and do a rate/price which is reasonable in respect to the savings..

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileFilm geeks worldwide are on pins and needles this week, waiting to hear which titles will make the Official Selection for this year’s Cannes Film Festival.Cannes director Thierry Fremaux’s list of pics will be made public this Thursday, but many critics are already speculating about possible works that will be shown this year. Judging from the pre announcement gossip, it looks like Cannes 2009 will feature a strong crop of films. Sources suggest there will also be some strange entries including Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds (sic), Werner Herzog’s remake of Bad Lieutenant (starring Nicholas Cage!?) and a new Lars von Trier film, Antichrist thrown into the mix for good measure.It’s this last prospect that intrigues me the most.

Mr. Donnelly Sons. Mr. I’m a dual fan of the Bulls and T Wolves (spent half of my life in each place). Thibs is the problem. He’s a shitty head coach and/or GM. Cast as a first person reflection from the perspective of a soldier, White As Snow is a mournful minor key ballad that finds Bono murmuring hymnlike melodies over top of a circular acoustic guitar pattern, muted chimes and a climactic bridge of tastefully bowed strings that echo the vocal progressions.The slightly more out there Moment Of Surrender (which, if you believe the bumpf, was created through freespirited improvisation sessions) has similarly affecting moments. It’s a stab at white guy gospel soul, seven and a half minutes of keening organs and gently brushed cymbals. While Bono’s Al Green impression might elicit some cringing (the track would be much better as an instrumental), there’s still something about the vocal on this track that feels less disingenuous than the oily come ons he delivers on Get On Your Boots or the rock god posturing of Big Anthems like the title track and the Steve Lillywhite produced Breathe.Bono’s singing is a constant issue here.

Or so say the comments! It’s a dog that decomposed in the water: Still the most likely explanation. See especially the comments linked from Update 3 here. It can’t be a dog because of the way it decomposed and/or because it has a “beak”: The “beak” could be the result of cartilage worn away by the elements, no? And keep in mind that if a garbage bag or similar were placed over the dog before it went into the water, different parts of the body could decompose at different rates.

Sharapova has 35 career singles titles and over $36 million in career earnings. Sharapova is currently No. 7 in the WTA rankings after playing just three tournaments and the Fed Cup final in the last eight months since Wimbledon due to injuries. There are no foreign workers anymore there never really were before just other people like you and me trying to raise their children in good health, get them decent educations, and maybe put some money away to secure their futures. They are family to you and me, and family watches out for each other. We don’t say it’s too bad my brother or sister got a raw deal at the factory, but it’s none of my business.

Shoes the MusicalCombine dance, music song and shoes and here you have ‘Shoes the Musical’! “After the smash hit world premiere at Sadler’s Wells, Richard Thomas and Stephen Mear’s fabulously original new show, Shoes, transfers to the Peacock Theatre for a limited eight week run. A celebration of one of the greatest passions of the modern age, Shoes is a song and dance spectacular that takes audiences on a journey from the lows of the croc via the agony and ecstasy of the stiletto, to the highs of the platform boot. Bennett; this is a veritable feast for the shoe addict..

As it returns in 3D, Eli Glasner examines the experience minute by minute and discovers Cline Dion’s ubiquitous soundtrack, and James Cameron’s risible dialogue, have not improved with age. Continue reading this postSparkle trailer gives last glimpse of Whitney HoustonA trailer for the movie musical Sparkle was released Monday, giving us a glimpse of Whitney Houston’s last project. The late singer plays the mother of Jordin Sparks, an aspiring singer in the 1960s who rises with a girl group similar to the Supremes.

Jodi was focused on turning her life around, and was well geared up to find a miracle man who would make all her dreams come true when she attended the Pre Paid Legal seminar. After seating herself Jodi was soon impressed with Travis Alexander as he spoke to the crowd and motivated them to throw away their insecurities to create a brighter future. What Jodi did not realize when she watched Travis speak was that he was a man of high ideals and therefore flirtations would not be enough to win him over in the long run.

This line is on the stem where it inserts into the fork steerer tube. If you see it, you are to high. 3. I ran my first BSIM in 2014 after running it with a relay team in 2013 the slowest marathon I ever ran and the best marathon I ever ran. (Also, I took 50+ photos along the way.) It nearly NEARLY as amazing as the Boston Marathon. My bucket list is now topped by Boston2BigSur, which is another level of crazy but, I sure, 100% worth it whatever foot injuries and plantar fasciitis flare ups the training and racing would inevitably cause..

So whether you talk about ghosts or vampires or Nazi war criminals living down the block, we still talking about the same thing, which is an intrusion of the extraordinary into ordinary life and how we deal with it. What that shows about our character and our interactions with others and the society we live in interests me a lot more than monsters and vampires and ghouls and ghosts. So, personally, I wouldn’t include it..

Volunteers from Harvest House will take turns living in the cardboard box set up outside the Champlain Place Mall.They hope to raise $14,000 to help heat the five buildings run by Harvest House for the winter.Jennifer Marr helped come up with the idea, which was meant to generate discussion around homelessness in Moncton.Full storyDo you think staged events to raise awareness and money for causes are effective? Have you seen a similar event where you live?Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.

Bet you think of cartoon legends Tom and Jerry as cuddly scamps, huh? Well, they weren always so nice or politically correct. Not only were the early, more slapsticky cartoons an inspiration for Simpsons Itchy and Scratchy, the cat and mouse pair occasionally indulged in racist stereotypes. Such depictions were wrong then and are wrong today.

The result is that I feel overwhelmed and tired. It as if I broken the camel back by trying to carry too many loads. It an all too common problem a powerful solution: Choose a single project or goal to focus on. Leaves, but can also eat Rasberry and Rose bush leaves and Hawthorn and Wattle tree leaves. The pet shop told us twice a day, but others say once a day and others say several times a day! We have been spraying twice, and they seem to be doing fine. When I say spray, I mean a light mist.

No, child labor is illegal and since the implementation of the Cocoa Protocol in 2001, the chocolate industry along with governments and human rights groups have worked to end the practice. Yet, a 2007 UNICEF report estimates 200,000 children are involved in the worst forms of child labor on cocoa farms throughout Ivory Coast. Some are the children of cocoa farmers but many other youths are smuggled into Ivory Coast from Mali and Burkina Faso to work on cocoa plantations, according to the International Labor Rights Forum.

The Chinese economy is dependent on exports, and nearly 20 percent of its exports go to the United States. It sold $506 billion in stuff and services to the United States last year. In contrast, the United States sold $130 billion to the Chinese. Ellison said in the earnings release that the chain’s workers will be given “priority status” if they apply for other jobs at Lowe’s and will also receive job placement assistance and severance.Lowe’s bought Orchard Supply Hardware only five years ago for $205 million.The company said Wednesday its earnings were cut by $230 million as a result of the planned closings. Lowe’s also expects to incur an additional $390 to $475 million in costs in the second half of the year related to the closings.That’s one of the reasons for the weaker guidance. But Lowe’s is also planning to shake up the product offerings in its stores which will hurt sales in the short term.Ellison said Lowe’s will “aggressively rationalize store inventory” and cut back on lower performing items.And if all that wasn’t enough, Lowe’s announced Wednesday it was hiring David Denton, currently the chief financial officer of CVS (CVS), to be its new CFO.Lowe’s said Denton will join the company after CVS completes its acquisition of insurer Aetna (AET), which is expected to close sometime before the end of the year.

Some iPads have to earn their keep. Their jobs are tough and they have to multitask throughout the day without even a thought of letting their human counterpart down. The Belkin Grip 360 iPad Case can keep up even when the going gets tough and look good at the same time.

It extremely tough to accept that every run won be your best run. It very similar to accepting that not every run should be run at maximum effort too. We so used to everything needing to be hard to make improvements but we don “No pain no gain” isn a good mantra for running or weight loss..

While we’ve always been taken by the wry humour that tempers the gravitas of this elder statesman of Canadian arts and letters, we were tickled to discover one particularly amusing blip in Cohen’s career. He had a small guest starring role on Miami Vice, that rhapsody in pastel coral and teal. Thanks to a recent profile in the Globe Mail, we learned that Cohen appeared on the slick crime drama in 1986, playing a gangsterish Frenchman named Francois Zolan in the episode “French Twist”..

You look at those events from the global lens at that time and it barely registers as a blip on the radar in terms of the contemporary atrocities that occurred from colonialism. Violent resolutions to power struggles were relatively common. However, our global society took a major turn after WWI.

Clubs this past Saturday. Based on what I’ve been able to glean online, some fans were peeved by the poor sound quality at said shows.You can officially count me among the ticked off. After hearing the hype surrounding the launch of Prince’s new Lotusflow3r site, I was keen to get online and see the wealth of archival material, digital downloads and concert footage that is supposedly on offer.

Other features include the ability to adjust the intensity and the brightness. Phillips backs their LivingColors LED Lamps with a two year limited warranty which makes their price easier to understand. Any lamp the cost over $150 has to be special. It’s not that uncommon for movies to get trapped in the Hollywood studio equivalent of the Phantom Zone. And a mid March release is much better than the early dumping ground of January or the dreaded fate known as straight to DVD.But, reading between the lines, one senses that directing the big budget comedy was somewhat of an education for Dowse. Would have been a little out of Dowse’s wheelhouse.

But thepublic mood is not on the side of Renzi and other centrists. Di Maio’s and Salvini’s electoral victories were a shock, but they were the product of widespread apathy and disaffection among Italian voters. Political paralysis and economic crises have led to a succession of technocratic governments running the country and kicking the can down the road.

I picked out a 2015 Hyundai on Truecar several years ago and made all three dealerships in my local area go into a price war STARTING from the price that was guaranteed on their Truecar commitment. Negotiating isn terribly difficult. It usually sounds like “Hey guys, I was over at Hyundai of ________ yesterday and I was wondering if you could beat their Truecar price”.

The script for your mother is “When Ron drove me home, he put his hands up my thighs and pinched my ass. I making a police report. Never leave me alone with that man again.” Edit: I missed that he followed you inside and left when he saw you weren alone.

Set the clearance at the tightest point in chainring rotation. Shift the chain to the inner rear sprocket and middle front chainring. 2. In addition to The Hunger Games, Harry Potter, Divergent, and other blockbuster series, your 12 year old may really enjoy Percy Jackson and the Olympians, which is one of my niece’s favorites. Books are always a great gift, no matter what age group you’re getting them for. Since Hunger Games and the others are obvious choices, you may want to dig deeper and get her one of the books below which she likely won’t have already read:.

The nylon is obviously a bit better with rain but I mostly looking for an all around every day hat I can wear with mostly anything. I like WH stuff because the branding is very minimal. Pricing doesn matter too much, as this will be a staple piece..

Not even a little bit. I had to use 400 and 600 grit wet sandpaper to remove the red paint from the inside of the lights. I think that with a primer you would have needed only 2 coats. Clemson could lose to South Carolina, then beat Miami for the ACC title (7.8%), or Miami could lose to Pitt and win the ACC (4.4 percent). Plus, the eventual Big 12 champion could still lose its regular season finale (4.7 percent). None offer slam dunks for the Tide, but collectively they significantly bump up their chances..

We worked together, had the same goals, the same aspirations. But somewhere, somehow, something went wrong. Long periods of silence. It’s me.” Or some other nonsensical platitude that doesn’t leave you feeling enlightened and doesn’t give you the information you need to avoid making the same mistakes again. Instead, you’re left still puzzling over, what exactly, went wrong.”Chemistry, that sense of emotional connection or the possibility of one, is so important when you’re pitching. Many times, selecting a winner from the shortlist will come down to a single question: who would I rather work with more? If they didn’t choose you.

Sparkle will be released in August. Continue reading this postFABLE FIGHT: Mirror Mirror vs. Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. Great article. Very interesting topic. I’ll never understand how France could not defend their capital.

I pay for Spotify premium because I do not want ads to be a part of my Spotify experience. The past few days my browse page has been inundated with ads disguised as curated playlists for Drake new album “Scorpion.” I would like a refund of the money I paid for this month subscription because I am paying for advertised services that I am not receiving. This is consumer fraud..

Like a lot of brands in the newer retail channels, Nike helps up lift the Amazon image. For a time. The long run is a transference of the Nike ‘good will’ to Amazon. Board members come from a variety of backgrounds, but they all have some parenting experience so they can look at movies with a parent’s perspective. Members of the board view each film submitted for a rating, estimate the appropriate rating individually, discuss their thoughts as a group and vote on what rating the film should receive. The board also provides the producer of the film with an explanation of its decision, if the producer requests one.

Obvs been here a few years, and I swear it like. Since the last season ended, every issue is “us vs them” and it just a bit tiring.I agree that some ribbing every now and then is funny, and yeah, even encouraged (I never liked the “it the internet” excuse though, tbh), it just when it the same issues driving into the ground by fans who see it as a win to be more right, it just grates a little.but I don think I should be kowtowed into giving everyone a ribbon for their opinionNobody suggesting that dude, cIt not me downvoting you, either by the way. 1 point submitted 1 day agoI okay with the Simon cut because we aren a playoff team this year.

Serena Williams, Sports Illustrated’s sportsperson of the year in 2015, faced some of that difficulty as she rose from Compton, Calif., to the top of the sports world. Last year, she made the significant decision to play for the first time since 2001 in the tournament in Indian Wells, where she and her sister had been booed and where her father said he heard racial slurs being hurled at her. The decision to return came from her Jehovah’s Witness faith, increasing maturity and the 2015 police violence against young black men..

Is another Calgarian who has hit it big in the indie scene. A Polaris Music Prize nominee in 2009, he’s bonafide and ever the consummate artist (he animates all his own music videos).A notorious homebody, he rocked out on a self built guitar that looked like an electrical fire waiting to happen. His show was creative, quirky and experimental, but plagued by tuning issues.

Listen to your voice, the one that knows when enough is enough, and when you need a break. Then really listen and heed your own advice. Nike, the leading fitness and athletic wear company that elite athletes all over the world endorse, has a great slogan that I also endorse for motivation DO IT! When it comes to giving yourself a much needed break follow that advice..

Television also is the leading outlet for local news, with 64 percent relying on that medium. Newspapers ranked as the second most popular source for local news at 41 percent, trailed by radio at 18 percent and the Internet at 17 percent. In this case as well, people could name more than one source..

Ms. Norman has the soles of many celebrities including Barbara DeAngelis, Phil Donahue, Bruce Jenner, Robert Klein, Liza Minelli, Regis Philbin, Joan and Melissa Rivers, Hilary Swank, Nell Carter, Howard Stern and Robin Quivers. She appears regularly on national television programs such as Morning America (ABC), with Regis and Kelly (ABC), Day New York Show (NBC), and (NBC).

There is a section in the Learning Center about how to use the various social media platforms.Marisa Wrightposted 3 years agoin reply to thisHubPages is not “social media” so reciprocity does not apply. It’s a writing site which happens to be quite sociable. The social aspects of HubPages do NOT help you make money, so it’s not necessary to participate in them at all if you’re here to work not play.If you follow a Hubber, you are committing to reading their Hubs when published and it’s impossible to keep up if you follow too many people.Clicking the “follow” button out of courtesy, then not reading their Hubs, is much worse (in HubPages etiquette terms) than failing to follow.

Hygiene. Give your bird a bath with a spray bottle. Make sure the water is warm and set it to a fine mist. You know the vampire gimmick is tired when the last revolutionary vampire tale was 30 Days of Night. And even then, it’s new wrinkle was putting vampires in a location that had 24 hour darkness. The amazing thing about that is it took someone so long to come up with that idea.Joss Whedon is a talented show runner who has created three memorable series (Buffy, Angel, Firefly the jury’s still out on Dollhouse) who was apparently rather irate with the Donald Sutherland starring Buffy movie.So irate, in fact, that he wanted to re energize the idea with a television series.The series blended camp, action, and drama effectively and the producers who are proposing the new movie are obviously in it for the cash grab.

That’s because walking in flip flops can be tough on the structure of the foot. According to a 2008 study from Auburn University, researchers found that wearing thong style flip flops resulted in pain in the ankles, legs and feet. The investigators found that flip flop wearers took shorter steps and that their heels hit the ground with less vertical force than when the same walkers wore athletic shoes.When wearing flip flops, the study participants did not bring their toes up as much during the leg’s swing phase, resulting in a larger ankle angle and shorter stride length, possibly because they tended to grip the flip flops with their toes.

Please direct any inquiries or complaints regarding our compliance with the Privacy Shield principles to the point of contact listed in the “Contact Us” section below. If we do not resolve your complaint, you may submit your complaint free of charge to JAMS. Under certain conditions specified by the Privacy Shield principles, you may also be able to invoke binding arbitration to resolve your complaint.

Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture.

“You said it’s your day off, Joel. Don’t you get a real day off? Do you ever stop working, being on call?” Kenyon challenged. Joel pulled out the smart pager and reluctantly handed it over. It’s more or less an expansion marketed as a new game in order to get newer players in. The devs stated destiny had a 10+ year plan. Destiny 2 is only a different game in name.

This is why most bloggers always carry a notebook with them with a pen or they have a section on their cell phones where they write things down regarding their blog and its posts. At least that is what I do. Ideas for blog posts come from anywhere because each place you go to you try and relate it to your blog or at least that is what I do if I can because blogging is just that fun, that I would write about anything and everything.

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileYouTube has allowed people around the globe to express themselves in ways that are inspired, appalling and all points in between. One of the weirdest YouTube trends in the last year or so are the many videos of army soldiers doing cheeky dance routines to well known pop songs. Army have demonstrated a particular fondness for Lady Gaga’s oeuvre.The latest entry in this strange genre is the above video, which features six Israeli soldiers.

Start there, and make sure to have a proper fitting done. You don have to drop hundreds on a high end fitting (although those are great!), but at least get a basic one done. If your bike fits you like a glove, you enjoy riding more frequently and at longer distances.

Marybeth came to me for advice regarding a specific personality trait that was creating serious marital problems. She knew she needed to change it. She had sought the advice of marital counselors, and each told her to read a specific book. I installed the dropper inverse to what they showed. I have the charge port and etc “inside” point to the stem. I had it on the outside but once I bottomed out pretty hard on a drop and it broke off when the port hit the tire.

The Clocktower is a short animated film that was actually created as a thesis project. It is about a clockwork girl who lets go of her dreams in order to make her world function normally again. It’s a very sad and touching story, yet it makes us think of how one person’s selflessness can make a huge difference in many others’ lives..

For example, a 2 GHz Athlon XP would easily outperform a 2 GHz Pentium IV; however, the P4 could run at higher clock speeds due to it’s architecture. Intel used the bigger numbers in marketing to great effect. As such, AMD adopted a “performance rating” for their CPUs rather than raw gigahertz.

Socialy IncorrectIn those days it was a matter of personal preference. There was not the health scare and public stigma attached to smoking. People did not know smoking could cause lung cancer. The latest evidence of weakness in the world’s second largest economy comes in the midst of China’s trade war with the United States. The two countries have imposed tariffs on more than $50 billion of each other’s goods, and are threatening far more.The latest purchasing managers index survey, conducted by media group Caixin and research firm Markit, fell to 50.6 last month from 50.8 in July. Any reading above 50 indicates growth, but August showed the slowest rate of acceleration in 14 months.China is one of the world’s fastest growing major economies, but it has begun to slow down this year, and signs of further weakness are spreading.”China’s economy is now facing relatively obvious downward pressure,” Zhengsheng Zhong, a senior analyst at research firm CEBM Group, said in comments accompanying Monday’s PMI release.China’s economy has started to lose steam this year, and signs of further weakness are multiplying.The Chinese government’s official manufacturing PMI reading, which was published Friday, showed a slight improvement in August.