Lori Gardner

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I had a request for "Fried Green Tomatoes"...one of my favorite things about summer! For the recipe, click here: http://sweetteaandcornbread.blogspot.com/2012/07/fried-green-tomatoesa-southern-delicacy.html

Photoful takes an amazing gesture-based approach to organizing and sharing photos

Even with upcoming improvements to the native Photos app in iOS 7, simple tasks like sharing, organizing and deleting a couple of photos can take quite a few taps. If you’d like to share multiple photos, you need to tap on literally every single picture then press the share button. In comes the …

CHART OF THE DAY: Coca-Cola Is The Biggest Brand On Facebook By A Mile

Facebook recently announced that it now has more than 1 million active advertisers on its social network.<p>One way brands can reach out to people is through their brand pages. Just about every major company has a Facebook presence of some sort, but which one is the biggest?<p>The answer is Coca-Cola. By …

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Lumosity analyzes brain function of 40M people to push neuroscience forward

Lumosity is pushing the frontiers of neuroscience. Today, the brain-training startup revealed findings from its Human Cognition Project — an initiative that gives researchers access to its data to conduct experimental research.<p>Lumosity creates brain-training exercises designed to give your brain a …

Robert Downey Jr. reportedly signs with HTC for $12 million marketing blitz

HTC is preparing an extensive two-year marketing campaign featuring <i>Iron Man</i> star Robert Downey Jr, according to two sources who spoke to <i>Bloomberg</i>. The deal is said to be worth $12 million and will span television, print, and billboard advertising around the globe, with Downey maintaining a level of …

Yahoo Doesn't Fear Identity Theft In Its Plan To Release Inactive IDs To Public

By Alexei Oreskovic<p>SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc on Wednesday downplayed concerns that its plans to recycle inactive user IDs could leave users exposed to hackers, saying only 7 percent of those IDs are tied to actual Yahoo email accounts.<p>The Internet company, which announced last week it …

7-Eleven Cracks Down on Franchisees After Federal Authorities Seize 14 Stores

The corporate office of 7-Eleven told its 5,600 franchise owners of the chain's convenience stores on Thursday that it was requiring an internal …

Aaron Hernandez Destroyed Home Security System and Phone, Sources Tell ABC News

Police plan to go back to the home of New England Patriot's tight end Aaron Hernandez today with another warrant based on evidence that "he destroyed …

Dog birth control shots could limit populations

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A decade ago, the Rosebud Sioux Indians in South Dakota were paying people to catch and shoot wild dogs. Dogs that weren't caught were covered in mange and parasites. Some froze. Some starved. In packs, they survived by eating each other. And dog bites were 20 times worse than …

New 3D map of the human brain offers 50 times more detail than previous reconstructions

The inner workings of the human brain are still a fairly mysterious frontier despite all we've learned in recent decades, but a recently-completed initiative should provide a better map of what's inside our heads than anything we've seen thus far. According to <i>Nature</i>, scientists have successfully …

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Morning-after pill approved

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Plan B One-Step, an emergency contraceptive, for over-the-counter sale without any age restrictions to comply with a court order by a federal judge in New York.<p>The Obama administration had been fighting in court to preserve restricted access for younger …

Why the Indian rupee is on a downward spiral and nobody knows how to stop it

The US Federal Reserve’s stimulus exit timeline shook the global economy. In India, the situation is particularly dire: its stock markets experienced the sharpest fall in almost two years, bond prices fell so much that trading had to be halted, and the value of the rupee fell to a record low. The …

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Best Buy offering 'free' iPhone 5 in its trade-in promotion

After Best Buy hosted an iPhone trade-in day earlier this month, the retailer has decided to do it again -- but this time, the deal will last for nine days.<p>The way the program works is that customers can bring in an iPhone 4S or 4 and trade it for a brand new<p>iPhone 5, according to USA Today. …

The top secret rules that allow NSA to use US data without a warrant

Top secret documents submitted to the court that oversees surveillance by US intelligence agencies show the judges have signed off on broad orders …