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Kasich: Boots on the ground necessary to defeat ISIS

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a potential Republican presidential contender, is telling Americans that, like it or not, the fight against ISIS will eventually require boots on the ground if it is to be won.<p>"Mark my words ... at some point it will require boots on the ground from the …

Eurostar train 20th anniversary: Europe's star fast train celebrates 20 years

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>Perhaps one of Margaret Thatcher's most unexpected …

European rail journeys: readers' tips, recommendations and travel advice

This week's winner<p><b>Such a bargain</b><p>One of the best European rail journeys we have ever been on was from Seville to Jerez. We were in Seville as part of an escorted tour and, on a day off, wanted to do some sherry-tasting on our own. We discovered that we were no more than an hour or so’s train ride …

Basics: The Difference Between Bandwidth and Speed

A link in a network is determined by two factors, bandwidth and speed. These are usually the same but not always. Definition: Speed is bit rate of …

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 1963 “Letter from Birmingham jail” remains relevant today

<i>King’s famous 1963 “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” published in The Atlantic as “The Negro Is Your Brother,” was written in response to a public statement of concern and caution issued by eight white religious leaders of the South. It stands as one of the classic documents of the civil-rights</i> …

Black History

The Surprisingly Recent Story of How Shrimp and Grits Won Over the South

When it comes to Southern foods, what could be more iconic than shrimp and grits? They're routinely cited as a classic of the Southern table, and they can be found on the menus at white tablecloth bistros and cafes from Louisville clear down to Orlando.<p>In 2006, Nathalie Dupree, the noted Southern …

Marty Schwartz - Easy Songs on Acoustic Guitar - Beatles - Let it Be

[lollum_dropcap]H[/lollum_dropcap]ere’s a great lesson on playing one of my favorite song, ‘Hey Jude’ by one of my favorite guitar teachers, Marty …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Coffee

Android Keyboard Swiftkey Is Now Free

Let's get typing.<p>Swiftkey, one of the oldest and best known third-party keyboards for Google's Android OS, is now available for free in the Google Play Store after an update today, and Swiftkey promises things will stay that way. The app had cost $4, though users who ponied up for Swiftkey earlier …

Cisco CCENT ICND1 Subnetting Part I

Cisco CCENT IP Addressing & Subnetting Part I<p>One of the most important topics in any discussion of TCP/IP is IP addressing. An <i>IP address</i> is a numeric …

For Fans, By Fans

Inside Flipboard / November 25, 2013<p>The crew at CBS Sports has been obsessed with all manner of sports since 1994, “when modems buzzed and Michael …

33 Fascinating Stories Behind Famous Songs

In this week's episode of mental_floss on YouTube, the Gregory Brothers stop by to share a little music history.<p>Don't miss an episode—subscribe here!</i> …

How Can I Quickly Learn Terminal Commands?

<i>A mouse click will only get you so far in Ubuntu. Learning terminal commands is an important step for anyone who's serious about using "the other</i> …

Linux

Judging a Person Does Not Define Who They Are... It Defines Who You Are

Through the Maw of Thunder

Tips for Breakups, Heartaches and Sadness

What to do when the going gets tough? Keep going.<p>This post goes out to all of you who are navigating the tricky waters of transition, heartbreak, loneliness, disappointment or loss.<p>Both my parents grew up on corn and soybean farms in central Illinois. I come from grounded, humble, hardworking and …

Amazing Animated Optical Illusions! #6

2-3 Subnetting

In case of class A and B IP addresses, each of them provides for a large number of hosts. For class A, the total numbers of hosts available are 224-2 …

Free CCNA Study Guide

Where our new CCENT and CCNA 200-120 study guides are at the very best price you will find anywhere. FREE!<p>We offer actually three Cisco Certification …

TrueFire

Spine, An iOS App For Writing and Sharing Five-Sentence Stories

Spine is an iOS app that allows users to write and share short, five-sentence stories. The app is currently available to download from the iTunes App …

iOS Apps

Five Excellent, Customizable Start Pages to Replace iGoogle

Google is shutting down the super-customizable iGoogle start page on November 1st—this Friday—but that doesn't mean you're stuck without your daily …

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How Mint became one of the most popular Linux distros

What makes Linux Mint so awesome? That, in itself, is quite a question. After all, why do we use Linux? It's one of those questions that can only be …

Linux

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The Elementary Desktop

Dobbie03's Linux desktops are always beautiful, and this one is no exception. This tricked out Elementary OS config is well laid out, easy on the …

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