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The Wall Street Journal – November 25, 2017

For all the problems technology solves it seems to complicate our lives, so much so that a growing category for the industry is dedicated to simplify it.

“Useful but simple”- a worthy goal.
(Plus a tad more SELF-control.)

 

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Associated Press –  December 7, 2017

With a bill like a duck but teeth like a croc’s, a swanlike neck and killer claws, a new dinosaur species uncovered by scientists looks like something Dr. Seuss could have dreamed up.

Part duck, croc, swan with sharp claws addition.
They’ve unearthed a fossil “politician.”

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The Wall Street Journal –  November 6, 2017

…Many street performers are turning to digital payment services for tips as fewer people walk around with cash.

“Passing the hat” is passé,

Apps let you tip in a digital way.

 

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MSNBC

According to a new study adults keep cell phones near or in  their beds as  often as teenagers.

Power it  off, or  just “lightly” toss.

Show that  smartphone who’s the BOSS.

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The Wall Street Journal – September 16, 2017

Looking for the best wine values? Focus on your wine store’s sweet spot: the $15 range. Lettie Teague found some of the season’s finest buys there.

WSJ – Great choices, I’m sure at $15 a pop.

But, NEVER available in the stores that I shop.

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