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ORIGINAL: twitter is down right now for thousands of users who have reported issues with the micro-blogging site today. Independent website Down Detector has registered thousands of reports of Twitter down this evening. Around 40 per cent of reported issues centre on the Twitter website, while almost ...
Preston, Idaho native Cody Swainston and his young family were recently featured by FarmWeekNow.com for their move to live their dream in agriculture. Swainston, a 2007 graduate of Preston high school, and son of Richard and Jennifer, is married to Emma, and they are the parents of two young boys.

Why it matters: The original opinion-blogging program was an instrumental part of HuffPost's growth, but is now outdated in the age of social media. In a blog post announcing the change, Editor in Chief Lydia Polgreen noted that too many open platforms can lead to more noise and false information.
In my last blog, "Backdoor health care reform," some of my readers thought I might have revealed a political bias. I like to keep politics and health care separate, but there are occasions where the two subjects end up on a collision course. In fairness, I have turned to one of my good friends who may have ...
open source Security, Inc., the maker of the Grsecurity linux kernel patches, suffered a setback last month when San Francisco magistrate judge Laurel Beeler granted a motion by defendant Bruce Perens to dismiss the company's defamation claim, with the proviso that the tossed legal challenge could be ...
A blog post I wrote two years ago titled "Dear dean@college.edu: Prepare your graduates with wellness curriculum" challenged higher-education administrators to look into the much-overlooked area of health and wellness education. I posed a simple question: If the mission of higher education is to ...

Rebecca Labowitz knew her blog had found its place in Chicago parenting culture when a stranger in a shared Uber ride casually referenced "CPS Obsessed" in conversation. "I said, 'I am CPS Obsessed," Labowitz recalled, adding how amused she was to watch the fellow passenger suddenly became ...
At the time, there was a void across the state for local album and show reviews along with breaking music news, and David Stringer decided to fill it with a blog called Scene SC. Beyond the lack of coverage, there was a noticeable rift in musician relationships across the entire state. Bands were often more ...
Many of you have read the sad news that the great OCC is giving up his writing gig here at BTB. We are losing a legend. When I started this blog back in 2005, I had no idea what I was doing or where it was going. I really thought that I'd do it for a few months and when nobody actually read it, I would stop.
... blogging The Boys It would be impossible to even make a tiny scratch in the surface of what OCC has done writing for the blog, not to mention his frequently brilliant tweets. ... No one is going to miss OCC's regular presence more than the man who created and still wrangles this blog, Dave Halprin. He put ...
Have a picture, video or any other information about the weather you'd like to share? Send an email to digital producer Casey Swaney at cswaney@citizen-times.com. We'll continue to update this snow blog with news and weather information.
Just over a decade ago, a small group of academics started a political science blog called the "Monkey Cage." In an inaugural post, the academics wrote that they were tired of political science research being overlooked by the media and policy makers, and set out on a mission to get more people ...
In this video, entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose sits down with Michelle Schroeder-Gardner of Making Sense of Cents, a financial blog. Schroeder-Gardner hustled to turn Making Sense of Cents into a financially stable business, and now she makes $100,000 from her blog content monthly. The best ...
What if you held a social protest and an awards show broke out? That's what happened tonight at the 75th annual Golden Globe awards. The pre-show red carpet was a somber affair as women chose the moment to share with a global audience the unprecedented awakening of a decades-old pattern of ...
8:30 a.m. Well the good news here on this wet Monday morning is the earlier accidents westbound inside of the George Wallace tunnel have been cleared. But we do still see about a 6 to 7 Mile backup both on the bayway and Causeway trying to get to Mobile from the Eastern Shore so continue to expect ...
After 6 out of 7 days with highs below freezing, we will finally exit the freezer and thaw out for a while. This was the last day..for now..that highs will be in the 20s. I'm not saying it won't happen again at another point this winter, but highs will hold steady in the 40s, 50s, and 60s for the next seven days.
After days of being locked in a deep freeze we will finally start to thaw out today. It will be warmer this afternoon, but the real heat will arrive later this week. Let's take a look. This morning we broke a record low in Norfolk. We bottomed out at 10 degrees early. This broke the old record of 13 set back in 1970.

Welcome to the Gameday blog, the one-stop shop for San Jose Sharks fans on every gameday. This blog will be updated throughout the day with news, lineup information, videos, and tweets, so be sure to check back as the day goes on. It's a Sunday matinee for the Sharks as they wrap up their five game road trip in ...
What were the top cybersecurity blog posts in 2017? The numbers don't lie, and the metrics tell us what topics readers liked, and shared, and commented on, and viewed the most in the past year. Here are the top cyberblogs, with special emphasis on how cybersecurity impacted technology infrastructure ...
The storm system that caused all of the snow yesterday has departed. Now we will have to deal with the cold. Be ready for Arctic temperatures in the region. The storm system brought about 5-10″ of snow across the region. There were some locally higher amounts. Snow measurements varied greatly in a ...
When the Sino-Vietnamese war ended on March 16, 1979, it was hardly a definite resolution of the conflict. Both sides claimed victory, and Vietnam continued to pressure China's allies in Cambodia and Thailand. As a result, the PLA continued to apply pressure to Vietnam by launching attacks across the ...
I decided to break away from Juneau to spend New Year's in Ireland. Directly after arriving in Dublin, which is on the east coast, I started traveling west towards Galway. After a few hours spent in Galway City, jetlag took over, and I fell asleep an hour before midnight. My companions and I borrowed a car ...
Good afternoon…actually not terrible out there today…we saw a weak push of additional cold air move in this morning…we have a bit of a NE wind…but the dry air and the slowly fading snowcover to the NE of here…has allowed for somewhat better than expected temperatures to encompass the area.
Expert blog is Cointelegraph's new series of articles by crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies to ICO regulation and investment analysis. If you want to become our guest author and get published on Cointelegraph, please send us an email at ...
For as much as its users love to hate on their platform of choice, twitter occasionally really comes through with a deep dive on a hot topic that provides actual, meaningful insight. Such an event is almost enough to remind us why we all fritter our lives away on there to begin with. Remember when we used ...
Adirondack Thunder forward Ty Loney (24) is congratulated for his goal by teammate James Henry (15) during Wednesday's game at Cool Insuring Arena. Jenn March, Special to The Post-Star. facebook · twitter · email; Print; Save. That's it: my New Year's resolution. With a push from my editor, who ...
Wow! I had a week off of work, and it was great. I haven't had to venture outside in the morning for several days. However, this morning was a rude awakening for me and for many. Temps started in the teens and 20s. However, the winds were blowing out of the north pretty strong. So wind chills were in the ...
Arctic air will continue to stick around the region for the first few days of the new year. Highs in the single digits and lows well below zero are expected into Tuesday. We will see a break from the numbing temperatures Wednesday and Thursday. Highs will reach the low to mid 20s. It'll stay mostly sunny into ...
Let's skip talking about the next two days because: 1) It's going to be cold which is boring and stinks and 2) Thursday is the elephant in the room. There's already been quite a bit of buzz on social media about a developing storm system that will approach Maine on Thursday. Even I have used words like ...
You probably understand why blogging is useful in a general sense but how will starting a blog benefit your business? Are you trying to establish yourself as a thought leader? If so, then new ideas and high-level overviews are important in your content. Are you wanting to improve your SEO or convert more ...
New York Times writer Nicholas Kristof was one of the first to start blogging for one of the most well-known media companies in the world. Yet on December 8th, he declared his blog was being shut down, writing, "we've decided that the world has moved on from blogs--so this is the last post here.".
When you consider the many classes of Royal Caribbean ships, the Voyager and Freedom class ships stand out as great options for any cruise vacation. Their array of onboard activities, dining, and amenities offer a big ship experience, but at a terrific price. This week, we will discuss the Voyager and ...
photo - Arizona State guard Tra Holder (0) in the first half during an Arizona State guard Tra Holder (0) in the first half during an NCAA college basketball game against Vanderbilt, Sunday, Dec 17, 2017, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). View Comments. The holiday season brings one last gift, ...
Mom always called them The Magic Words. One opens doors at the front of a request; the other leaves them open at the end. Please. Thank you. If only life were so easy. For sure, as you'll see in Excuse Me by Rosanne J. Thomas, business is not. "Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.".
A year of political media and marketing that seemed to defy precedence is ending, as you might expect, on yet another unprecedented note: an ad campaign thanking the president of the United States for letting Americans say something they were never prohibited from saying: "Merry Christmas.".
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's Featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is gearing up for her first-ever title defense as she is lined up to face off against Holly Holm in the main event of UFC 219 on Saturday Dec. 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Related ...
In 2010, around her 81st birthday, science fiction and fantasy writer Ursula K. Le Guin began blogging about her life, her work and (quite often) her cat. A blogging octogenarian is the kind of thing we're trained to see as endearing and cute, the stuff of bromides like "you're only as old as you think you are.
If there were high school rankings for popularity, Zion Williamson would hold down the top spot in a landslide. His propensity for jaw-dropping plays and posterizing dunks has taken the country by storm. Williamson is the No. 2 overall player in the ESPN 100 for 2018 and has a resume that could hold up to ...
New York Times writer Nicholas Kristof was one of the first to start blogging for one of the most well-known media companies in the world. Yet on December 8th, he declared his blog was being shut down, writing, "we've decided that the world has moved on from blogs--so this is the last post here.".
Expert blog is Cointelegraph's new series of articles by crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies to ICO regulation and investment analysis. If you want to become our guest author and get published on Cointelegraph, please send us an email at ...
Snow will continue Friday night, and because of the cold temperatures, it will be generally light and fluffy. Total accumulations will largely fall around 5" with isolated higher amounts in western Maine and near Augusta. By early Saturday morning we may get a bit of a break in the precipitation, but it won't be ...
Today we will have some pretty good weather for local travel. However, there will be a few places in the country where travel will be difficult. Let's take a look. We started this morning with increasing clouds and temps in the 30s and 40s. There were a few sprinkles over northeast North Carolina.
April: Earth Day certainly isn't the only day you should care about the environment, as David Suzuki's blog reminds us each week. This April, Suzuki marched for science and reaffirmed the importance of the struggle for environmental justice. Read about Washington, D.C.'s March on Science and how ...
Fog has been persistent every morning this week, but Friday morning brought the thickest fog and poorest visibility of the week. Lots of you have been asking on facebook and twitter, "Why has the fog been so bad lately?" There are a few variables contributing to the foggy weather as of late. First, you need ...
Last July, Choy was on a ship off the shore of Monterey Bay, looking at the video footage transmitted by an ROV many feet below. A Gonatus squid was spotted sucking off the face of a "really huge dragonfish," she says. "It took a little while to figure out what's going on here, who's eating whom, how is this ...
The fifth edition of Kerala blog Express, aimed at promoting the destination and niche tourism products of the State through bloggers around the world, is to get under way in March next year with the 'Trip of a Lifetime' tag. The registration process for the fifth edition has commenced and willing bloggers ...
The founder of the progressive online channel "The Young Turks" apologized on Thursday after making sexist and derogatory remarks on his blog years ago that included commentary that argued women are genetically "flawed" because they don't want to have sex often enough. The blog posts by Cenk ...
This is Hopper playing hide-and-seek in the Australian willow tree in our backyard. She did this for a couple of minutes as I moved the camera from one side of the trunk to the other, and then climbed higher up the tree to get a better look at things. Satisfied, she scrambled back down and jumped into our ...
Should the popularity of an article determine whether academics choose to blog again? In light of increasing interest in the number of times an article has been read, Artemis Photiadou explains why such information gives only part of the picture, and how it may distract from the many benefits academic ...
Welcome to another installment of Destructoid's Unofficial Book of the Month blog. Now that the blogs are (sometimes) working again, I decided to make a proper blog for December's Book of the Month. I've decided to do something a bit different this time. Yes, this month I have decided to make a graphic ...


 

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