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Apps for Newbies with IPads

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Here's a quick list of Ipad apps i think should be installed on a brand new Ipad to help a new owner make the most of their shiny new toy.  If the Ipad is to be the replacement for many things in your house i suggest the following so that information can be retrieved almost instantly and also to show off the 'cool' factor for friends and family who haven't seen a tablet yet or just got one.  Make it more than just a Facebook on your computer in the basement replacement.  Make it a minor life altering device.  Everything you need at the touch of button:


Weather eye  - what's it like out? I don't know give me a second and i'll find out. (no more turning tv on and heading to weather network only to have to see commercials). Just the weather 'maam!Global TV - missed your favorite show last night? Want to see what everyone was talking about? This app lets you watch full episodes of tvGoogle earth - so useful.  Want to find that secret beach? Want to re-visit…

Stuff That's Going on In Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada

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I spent a long weekend in one of Canada's finest cities with some very great friends. The big question that was asked a few times was "so why are you back in Thunder Bay?". I did my best to convey the cultural development movement that is occurring in the city i call home.

Without going over board and trying to limit my answer to two minutes or less, i breifly touched on the 2 cores and their new respective roles, i touched on the music scene that is thriving, and the overall evolution from mill town to information based technology community.

Here is a quick set of links to stories over the past year that have really shone a light on the evolution and growth of Thunder Bay.


Prince Arthur's Landing Phase 1 Completion: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QT15KsfYhRoMarina Park Grand Opening: http://www.tbnewswatch.com/video/23433/Waterfront-Opens-Film and Commercial Production: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mVmFaOFMkZI&feature=relatedSkate Park: http://www.tbnewswa…

Euro 2012 Groups

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Group A
Poland
Greece
Russia
Czech Republic

Group B
Netherlands
Denmark
Germany
Portugal

Group C
Spain
Italy
Republic of Ireland
Croatia

Group D
Ukraine
Sweden
France
England


Italy will advance without breaking a sweat.

Burnz n Hell

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