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YouTube Takes To Reddit To Explain Update, Gets Hammered

YouTube’s latest update is the most hated change in the seven-year history of the video-sharing website. The design change, which focuses on smaller fonts, and a mix of subscribers versus partner videos in the timelines of viewers, and other small changes like putting the video title at the bottom of the video and not the […]

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SF TransBay Transit Center Construction 10-Day Forecast

The San Francisco TransBay Terminal (an artist rendition of the finished product is shown) is speeding toward its eventual completion. The design is the result of a competition held in 2007. Here’s this blogger’s video on the models that the design committee had to select a winner from: Now the giant facility is well underway […]

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Oakland Raiders Darrius Heyward-Bey Injury Due To Poor Play Design

Keywords: Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Greg Knapp, Injury, Denarius Moore, Carson Palmer, Zennie62, Zennie Abraham @Zennie62 (Twitter) The Oakland Raiders otherwise terrific win 34-31 against the hated Pittsburgh Steelers in a key NFL Sunday game was marred by a terrible injury to star wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey. It’s an injury that could […]

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Social Media, Restaurants, And Shopping Centers: A Call To Action

Good Social Media and restaurants involves a call-to-action. In other words, you have to use social media to get potential guests (note that I did not use the term “customers) to visit your eatery or shopping center. All too often a restaurant or retail marketing person will just stick a Twitter logo or a Facebook […]

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Pantech USA’s BURST Android Offered By AT&T For 99 Cents; Has Problems

Pantech USA offers a neat looking but not well-designed-to-use Android-based smartphone called BURST that AT&T’s offering for 99 cents and has a set of annoying problems. This blogger’s Mother was the recipient of one of those phones, and she’s had a hard time with it. It’s increasingly obvious that many smartphone developers just either don’t […]

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John Legend Closes Out Great DNC 2012 Monday

Wow. Ok, this blogger thought he wasn’t going to enjoy the day – just work through it in the bowls of Charlotte’s giant Convention Center. Well, that didn’t happen. (Zennie62 coverage sponsored by Tout.com) First, it was a great joy of work day – producing content related to the Democratic National Convention, plus the ability […]

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The State Of The Birds, Ravens’ Injury Update

Week 2 of Baltimore Ravens training camp wraps up today. While many players progressed during practice drills this week, others weren’t so fortunate and were injured during practice. The Ravens are diligently working to fill in the holes. The biggest blow to the team was tight end Dennis Pitta breaking his hand during padded practice […]

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Oakland News: De La Fuente At-Large Run Due To Job Difficulties?

The speculation continues over why Oakland Councilmember Ignacio De La Fuente’s running against Oakland’s At-Large City Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan. The latest reason that many offer – this is the talk – is that a Port Of Oakland position once earmarked for him didn’t pan out, and his long-rumored job with the administration of Governor Jerry […]

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Tom Cruise Katie Holmes divorce due to history of family dysfunction?

Since news broke that Katie Holmes filed for divorce from Tom Cruise, there has much speculation about why their highly publicized celebrity marriage ended.  People magazine reported that Holmes had become increasingly unhappy in her five-year marriage to Cruise and that “she no longer had the life she wanted, in terms of her career, her […]

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Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes Divorce; Tom Caught Cheating?

Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes divorce after five years of seemingly blissful marriage starting in November 2006 in Italy – “TomKat” is no more. Maybe call it “TomNoKat.” At any rate, reports are that it was Katie Holmes who initiated divorce proceedings – asking for, according to the blog TMZ.com, “primary residential custody” of their […]

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Soccer Beats NFL At Twitter Tweets-Per-Second: Chelsea V Barcelona Over NFL Draft

The NFL bought the hashtag #NFLDraft today, but really should have done it on Thursday, the first day of The 2012 NFL Draft. Why? Because the League would have been in a better position to maintain its sports-related Twitter Tweets-Per-Second dominance, when the Indianapolis Colts selection of Andrew Luck was officially announced at the NFL […]

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Oakland School Shooting: One L Goh “Cooperative”

UPDATE: There may be a question on if the photo is of One L Goh, which I got from a TV news broadcast. More later. The words “Oakland School Shooting” are still a shock to this blogger, because it just seems not right that Oakland should be impacted in that way. Yet, here we are, […]

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Oslo Government Building Damaged

Oslo, Norway experienced an explosion which caused damage to the government building and killed one citizen. There have been several injuries, but the Christian Science Monitor reports that the Prime Minister has not been harmed: ” “Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg is safe, government spokeswoman Camilla Ryste told The Associated Press. There was no immediate word […]