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Rain Rain Go Away

Although the heavy rain meant that our last trip to Tamar Park before the summer wasn’t as successful as we’d hoped, we still got in quite a few games of fetch before we had to find cover :) 360 more words


Google Glass, Glassholes and Flop – Too early or too controversial?

When Google revealed his Google Glass in 2013/ 2014, a scandal about privacy and data protection followed. With the Google Glass device you can shoot videos, take pictures and broadcast what you’re seeing to digital platforms. 192 more words

Microsoft pulls plug on consumer smartphones, axes another 1,850 jobs

”Microsoft is further scaling back its flagging phone business, exiting the consumer market and cutting another 1,850 jobs,” Ina Fried reports for Recode. “As part of the move announced Wednesday, Microsoft will take a $950 million charge and cut what little remained of its Finland-based phone hardware business, unwinding the last of its disastrous $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia’s phone unit.” 270 more words


The Lamentable Eighties: A Look at Five Series That Weren’t Good Enough to Get a List of Favorite Episodes [II]

Welcome to another Wildcard Wednesday! In several other places on this site, I’ve indicated my disappointment with many of the single season (or two-season) ’80s shows that have faded into obscurity. 841 more words



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Flopping has become one most controversial topics in the NBA since 2012 when the NBA began fining players for flopping. The NBA’s official rulebook defines flopping as any physical act that appears to have been intended to cause the referees to call a foul on another player. 476 more words

Our favorite NBA impersonator took LeBron's Game 3 flop to the next level

Brandon Armstrong, aka B.A., is the best NBA impersonator on the internet, so there was no way that he was going to let LeBron James slide after his… 74 more words


LeBron James after his Game 3 flop: 'I’m not trying to sell a call'

LeBron James initially drew a technical foul on the Raptors’ DeMarre Carroll after he dramatically flopped during a scuffle in Saturday night’s Game 3.

While Carroll was called for the foul at first, the technical was eventually overturned because James was hit by teammate Tristan Thompson and not Carroll. 130 more words