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Computer Guys and Gal

Apple aims to hook into your car dashboard, as states around the country move to clamp down on distracted driving. The Computer Guys and Gal return for a fresh look at what's new in the world of tech.

Apps Of The Month

ToiletFinder is the biggest database in the world for finding public restrooms. It's logged 6 million toilets, all reported by crowdsourcing.

Can I Stream.it tells you what content is available to watch, rent or buy, and from whom. This site helps you quickly find out where to go to watch what you want.

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Advice For Trevor Noah From The 'Jon Stewart Of South Africa'

The Daily Show isn't the only fake news show around. South Africa has Late Nite News, starring comedian Loyiso Gola. We asked him how he feels about Noah's new job — and what advice he has to offer.
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The Revival Of Lamb Ham: A Colonial Tradition Renewed

British colonialists brought lamb ham to America, where a sugar-cured, smoked variety became popular. Easier-to-cure pork ham eventually took its place, but now two Virginians are bringing it back.
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Legal Cloud Lifts For Controversial Alexandria Waterfront Plan

Thanks to a recent ruling of the Virginia Supreme Court in Richmond, developers now have a green light to start demolishing a series of old abandoned warehouses and building structures in Alexandria that are much larger than what's there now.
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If Drones Make You Nervous, Think Of Them As Flying Donkeys

In Africa, where there aren't always roads from Point A to Point B, drones could take critical medicines to remote spots. But the airborne vehicles make people uneasy for lots of reasons.

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