Julio Rocha

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Understanding—and Accepting—the Reasons You Write

<b>Special Announcement</b>: This month only, both of my e-books (available on Kindle, Stanza, Sony Reader, Palm Soc, and Epub) are a steal at $.99. Click …

Creative Writing

YouTube iPad App Updated – Choose Video Quality on Wi-Fi

The <b>YouTube</b> iPad and iOS app was updated yesterday, to Version 2.2.0.<p>The big new feature in this update is the ability to choose video quality while on a Wi-Fi connection. You can do this while watching a video just by tapping on the More and then Settings buttons and then making your choice. Pretty …

iPad Apps

4 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make In College

When I moved to a new apartment a few months ago, I spitefully hung up my diploma in the downstairs bathroom. People usually come out chuckling, and …

25 Apps You'll Need to Survive College

College isn't all fun and games (unless you want it to be.) Don't sweat it, though. Take a look at these 25 apps — they'll give you a smoother …

Holder seeks limits on mandatory minimum sentencing

Attorney general says the nation must be "smarter on crime."<p>WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder will call Monday for major changes in the federal criminal justice system, including doing away with some mandatory-minimum sentencing policies that have condemned scores of non-violent offenders …

DIY Law Enforcement in Cash-Strapped Oregon County

Android Device Manager app launches in Play Store

Google released an Android app for its Android Device Manager service which allows users to locate, ring, lock, and wipe devices remotely. Previously, the service was only available via a web interface.<p>Android Device Manager first launched in early August, giving users who lost or misplaced their …

Android News

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Eight-Speed Automatic Details Slip Out in SAE Paper

The shift lever in this Vette will, next year, command eight ratios instead of six. That is all.

Chevrolet Corvette

So You Want to Attend a Miami Heat Game?

So you want to attend a Miami Heat game, huh?<p>To do it right, you need to dress as if you’re going to the club. Not a pretentious one where …

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Orange Octopus, More Creatures Found Deep in Antarctic Sea

Wildlife & Wild Places<p><b>A sea snail feeding off a dead octopus’ beak is among the 30 new species found during an expedition to Antarctica‘s Amundsen Sea (map), according to the first study to shed light on the sea’s</b> <b>bottom dwellers.</b><p>The newfound sea snail, or limpet, is from a group that specializes in …