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Tuesday: April 13, 2010

A collection of the world's greatest scenic drives courtesy of National Geographic.A collection of the world's greatest scenic drives courtesy of National Geographic.

National Geographic offers up roughly forty-eight ideas to maximize your next scenic drive experience for those so inclined. Of the forty-eight on this list I am proud to state that I can check off two (maybe three) items off of this list. Alright, maybe I'm not so proud - I need to get out more.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 4:30 PM | Tags (11) | drives | geographic | lifetime | national | routes | scenic | sights | travel | traveler | trips | vacations |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 55 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: April 12, 2010

Paramount teams up with Seagate to deliver movies via external hard drives.Paramount teams up with Seagate to deliver movies via external hard drives.

The new FreeAgent Go 500 gigabyte device will have 21 movies preloaded, including a free offer of 'Star Trek.' Users can unlock access to any of the other 20 movies after paying for a passcode for a price of between $9.99 and $14.99.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Movies @ 3:26 PM | Tags (9) | drives | external | movies | paramount | partnership | passcode | preloaded | purchase | reuters |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 2, 2009

Ten of the most spectacular drives in the world for your viewing pleasure.Ten of the most spectacular drives in the world for your viewing pleasure.

I am quite overdue for a vaction.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 12:09 PM | Tags (5) | drives | scenic | spectacular | travel | vacation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 42 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: May 5, 2009

Seagate to shut down their U.S. plants.Seagate to shut down their U.S. plants.

The target at Seagate is to drive its quarterly operating expenses below $300m, according to Stifel Nikolaus analyst Aaron Rakers. This will be achieved, he thinks, by shutting down one or two US plants, which will achieve a faster operating expense reduction than closing overseas facilities.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 8:43 AM | Tags (3) | seagate | closures | drives |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 314 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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