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Going to the cats
The Internets love of cats has crossed over into the real world, and Eh? wonders why the Internet loves cats so much anyway, but that can wait for another time. For now, suffice it to say, crazy cat v...
12/4/13 at 11:00 PM Internet-surfin' seniors 9/16/13 at 11:00 PM
Watch kids talk to astronaut in space 9/6/13 at 11:00 PM
Forum Communications Co. releases Snow Day app providing comprehensive weather-related updates
FARGO, N.D. - Forum Communications Co. has released its newest mobile app called Snow Day, an app that provides a comprehensive look at weather-related updates throughout the entire Red River Valley. ...
12/4/13 at 12:54 PM Inforum.com receives record views on 'ice circle' story 12/2/13 at 10:36 AM
The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead recognized by Newseum 10/31/13 at 3:35 PM
Interdisciplinary UND team nets ‘V-STEM’ grant to help spur scientific interest in young minds
The project lets fifth-eighth-grade students build a solar city model By Kallie Van De Venter, UND University & Public Affairs student writer Creating a city that runs on solar energy is in the w...
11/6/13 at 4:53 PM UND Center for Innovation to host Jim Greenwood presentation about two key federal grant programs 9/13/13 at 8:04 AM
Patented University of North Dakota technology helps move the biorefinery concept closer to viability 8/28/13 at 7:43 AM
Enterprise Mobility Survey
Appcelerator recently ran a survey to gauge the current state of enterprise in the mobile arena. The results are very interesting and displayed in info-graphic below: ...
10/22/13 at 2:08 PM Four Gotchas When Using Future Calls in Apex in Salesforce 10/22/13 at 12:40 PM
How-To: Control Dashboard Colors for Non-Picklist Fields 10/9/13 at 10:49 AM
Mail Order Heroin
I once talked to a former drug addict who was a roadie for a rock-n-roll band. He shared about getting cocaine sent to him from his dealer back in LA when the band was on the road. "How do you send c...
9/24/13 at 7:04 AM False Prognostication 9/4/13 at 6:48 AM
North Dakota Drones 8/21/13 at 5:49 AM
An uncomfortable separation...
My date book and I were separated today. I unknowingly left it at home on my desk. I was feeling confident and competent right up until the time that I figured out I didn't have it with me. Then my se...
9/17/13 at 8:44 PM Life-saving innovation - cars that communicate with each other. 9/3/13 at 8:03 PM
A former dinosaur... 6/21/13 at 7:49 PM
Accidents on upward trend: remind family to cut the Candy Crush!
The thrill of Angry Birds can sure shock those who play it, but is it worth the risk of 7,200 volts? This year alone, members of Northern Plains and Dakota Valley Electric Cooperatives reported 101...
8/22/13 at 10:32 AM
What SheSays: How to 'unplug'
Technology has made cocooning, or staying home instead of going out for entertainment, more prevalent in our society. At the same time, technology has made leaving the office behind more difficult. O...
7/22/13 at 4:53 PM
Something tells me a sugar pill wouldn't help.
I'm not sure how it first entered our happy home. Maybe Aaron brought it home from work, or maybe visiting family brought it with them. I'd seen on Facebook that lots of other people - friends, even -...
7/20/13 at 9:08 AM The microwave better not say a WORD. 6/22/11 at 3:06 PM
I'll take books however I can get them, basically. 3/30/11 at 4:05 PM
Heads Up: Police looking to upgrade bomb disposal robots
Heads Up is a weekly column that previews upcoming Grand Forks city government meetings. The Grand Forks Police Department is seeking approval of two purchases that'll beef up regional bomb squad equ...
7/19/13 at 2:53 PM Grand Forks City Council OKs water agreement for proposed fertilizer plant 5/23/13 at 3:38 PM
City Bits: Code Red notification system 4/15/13 at 3:55 PM
Artifact history of disability in America now offered online
Check out a new national online exhibit -- EveryBody: An Artifact History of Disability in America (http://everybody.si.edu/) -- from the Smithsonian's Natural Museum of American History. Many storie...
7/12/13 at 10:59 AM
Loopy Stanley 2013 World Premiere!
It's been a long time coming, with glitches and scheduling delays galore, but Loopy Stanley is finally here! We had participants this year from two cities in North Dakota (though if you counted the to...
5/3/13 at 6:52 PM Loopy Stanley 2013 - we want YOU! 2/11/13 at 2:48 PM
Rumor Has It... 3/30/12 at 1:44 PM
Lies about the Boston Bombing
Conspiracy theories about the Boston bombing continue to be posted today. Please don't be gullible enough to fall for this stuff, folks--anyone who claims to know what happened at this point is not b...
4/17/13 at 2:55 PM Evil, Good, and the Boston Bombing 4/16/13 at 2:14 PM
Facebook Fear Factor: Cake and Pancake Mixes 4/8/13 at 8:17 PM
Technology, Bonding, and Vacations
I heard a statistic the other day that got me thinking about the influence of Facebook, Twitter, and the overwhelming constant newsfeed that bombards our everyday life with many times negative opinion...
3/27/13 at 8:48 AM
Writing, Blogging, and Speaking, Intelligently
I have met people withPhD'swho say things like this: "Her and me went to the movies." "This gift is for she and I." While this may peg me as a language snob, I think twice before I listen to a su...
11/8/12 at 2:26 PM "It's Complicated." 7/12/12 at 3:56 PM
New E-book -- Life Is a Gift 7/6/12 at 3:25 PM