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Mandatory 10-Digit Dialing Begins February 1st [VIDEO]

I gotta be honest. I thought I understood exactly what's going to happen on February 1st. The new 364 area code will be overlaid onto existing 270 area code phone numbers which will require us to ALWAYS dial 10 digits when making a phone call.

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Amazon Testing Delivery Drones

You have probably seen me write before that I am a bit of a tech junkie. So it will come at no surprise that my interest was peaked when I heard about Amazon testing delivery drones.

Amazon Prime Air as they are calling it plans to be able to deliver packages to the customer in 30 minutes or less using unmanned drones

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Why Are Teens Leaving Facebook? [VIDEO]

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Gotta say, it came as quite a surprise to me when I happened upon a story about the phenomenon--that's what I'm calling it--of teens departing Facebook for other forms of social media.

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What on Earth is Boston Dynamics’ WildCat? [Video]

Hmmmm . . . I am not going to lie.  I saw the Terminator and Matrix movies.  I have heard all the warnings about machines attacking us and taking over and ruling the world.  And I am pretty sure THIS is how it all begins.  Have you all seen this thing?  Boston Dynamics has developed a four-legged robot that can run up to speeds of 16 miles per hour.  This thing is a freak show and I feel like Keanu Reeves.  You'll see what I mean when you watch the WildCat in action . . .

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Owensboro Company Using Tobacco to Create Treatment for Ebola Virus

The Ebola virus is one of the world's deadliest. It creates an especially aggressive form of hemorrhagic fever which, in the worst cases, will send a patient into shock before death, after bleeding internally and externally.

But an Owensboro company may have an answer.

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Hysterical Apple Store Customer Illustrates the Questionable Usefulness of Vine [VIDEO]

Are we supposed to embrace EVERY social media outlet? Because this particular video--which appears to be a clunkier version of a GIF--doesn't sell the latest one, Vine, very well.

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How Would You Like to Discover More Money Than Is Possible in Your PayPal Account?

His name is Chris Reynolds and he lives in Delaware County, Pennsylvania and, like many in the digital age--myself included--he does a lot of online shopping.

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Do Hovercraft Golf Carts Push Us THIIIIISS Much Closer to Flying Cars? [VIDEO]

There's this creaky old movie from 1930 that I saw when I was a kid--and NO, not in 1930. Some network played it on a Saturday afternoon. It was a movie about the future and all the technology the world could expect...like flying cars.

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Amazing Resonance Experiment Has Over Three Million YouTube Hits [VIDEO]

A friend of mine on Facebook said, "If this isn't cool, I don't know what is."

He's right.

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Meet Aimee Copeland: The Bionic Woman [Video]

Owensboro is home to Jason Koger, a bilateral amputee who recently made national headlines when he acquired two brand new bionic hands from Touch Bionics.  Now, our version of The Six Million Dollar Man has a new female counterpart.  Meet Aimee Copeland, The Bionic Woman.  Aimee lost her hands due to a deadly, flesh-eating bacteria.  But, thanks to the same cutting-edge technology that has given Jason Koger a magnificent, new set of hands, Aimee now has a brand new set as well and, like Jason,  she recently showed them off on CNN.  Check this out!  You will immediately recall her story and be amazed at how well she is doing today . . .

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Air Force Supercar coming to the Barbecue Festival

I am a huge car fan! A classic muscle car or a shiny new pick-up truck can turn my head in an instant. I enjoy going to car shows, reading car magazines, and working on cars. Anything to do with cars, it catches my attention

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Owensboro on YouTube: The Construction of Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Under 2 Minutes [VIDEO]

Rome wasn't built in a day. Check. And neither was Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Got that, too. But now you can see three years of construction on the new hospital occur right before your eyes--in less than two minutes--courtesy of this webcam time lapse video.

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