Next Call to the Bullpen May Be From a Cellphone

“The reserve clause is dead. And so are wool uniforms. There are no longer eight teams in each league. And the Houston Astros have departed the National League. Major League Baseball is now about to disconnect the landlines that link dugouts to bullpens.” Read More Here.

Aging Drivers – New Transportation Challenge

“WASHINGTON (AP) — Baby boomers started driving at a young age and became more mobile than any generation before or since. They practically invented the two-car family and escalated traffic congestion when women began commuting to work. Now, 8,000 of them are turning 65 every day, and those retirements could once again reshape the nation’s transportation.” Read More Here.

Cable Subscribers Frustrated, Up Channel Surfing, Streaming

“Cable and satellite TV service subscribers may not be cord-cutting or cord-shaving to any degree, according to one study, yet high levels of channel-surfing and growing use of services like Netflix could lead to more problems.” Read More Here.


Why Was KitchenAid Tweeting the Debate?

“First of all, why is KitchenAid’s Twitter account in the hands of a drunk 20-year-old frat boy, or some jackass with a similar sense of humor? Is this the same person who handles KitchenAid’s Twitter account on a regular, day-to-day basis?  If so, how did he get this job (I’m guessing this is a guy)?  And while we’re on the subject, what are the qualifications for tweeting for KitchenAid? A lot of Facebook pics with your collection of blenders?” Read More Here.

Mars Panorama – Solar Day 2 as seen by Curiosity

Pan, tilt and enjoy this amazing panoramic view of Mars from Curiosity. The link to the web site is here. If the window does not load on this page refresh your page.

Curiosity rover: Martian solar day 2 in New Mexico