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Balancing Spending and Time: How "Time Frugality" Can Save You Lots of Cash

...my own life. Each day, I have penciled off at least one hour and usually three hours of undivided family time. The cell phones and electronics are off (unless they're a key part of a family activity) and we're doing something together...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2015-02-28/balancing
Fresh-made dumplings in under 3 seconds

Though the language barrier is slowing me down, I believe this Japanese cell phone company is using gadgetry to produce dumplings in less than three seconds. Perhaps as a symbol of the strength of their 4G data network. It's weird, but it's entertaining.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/connor-threlkeld/2015-02-28/fresh
Suspect robs juvenile at Augusta apartment complex

...500 block of West Richmond Hill Road.Sellers reached into the victim's front pocket and took $20 and a Galaxy 2 cell phone, the report stated.Deputies searched the apartment complex but were unable to locate the suspect.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-23/suspect-sought-armed-r
Hollywood's epic 'Birth of a Nation' glorified injustice

...possible I want to think about mobile media as the inheritors of the cinematic imaginary," he wrote in an e-mail. "Cell phones, tablets, and other portable media have set the stage for a new kind of multimedia experience. Birth of a Nation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-21/hollywoods-epic-birth-nation-glorif
Millions contribute to personal freedom, free choice, economic instability

...instabilities, and thus overall volatility in the economy.For example, by exercising our right to choose, we opt for cell phones, smart phones and digital technologies of all shapes and forms, increasing the flow of resources into the provision of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-02-15/millions-contrib
Phones impair drivers

...since the 1990s concerning use of a cell phone while driving has had the same results: Talking on a cell phone while driving, handheld or not...While it is in the warnings of every cell phone sold in the United States not to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-11/phones-impair-drivers
Davis seeks veto, hiring and firing, budgeting and other functions added to mayoral powers

...announcement after just six weeks in office and his earlier request to double the size of the mayor's budget."I've got a cell phone; I've got an office with five telephone lines; I've got a fax machine," Smith said. "He's the type leader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-20/mayor-seeks-more-powers
Texting, driving lead to drug arrest, police say

...was distracting her.During the traffic stop, Jones admitted she had been texting while driving and handed over her cell phone. Recent texts showed Jones was looking to buy Klonopin and Loracet prescription pills, according to an incident report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-04/texting-drivng-lead-dr
City officials stop apparent cell tower work

City officials put the brakes on apparent preparatory work for a new cell phone tower at the corner of Walton Way and Baker Avenue after determining the tower had none of the proper permits.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-29/city-officials-stop-appa
The Big Impact of Your Little Financial Choices

...energy bills, and maintenance costs all at once. Renegotiate your major bills ? car insurance, homeowners insurance, cell phone bill, internet bill, cable bill, and so on. Cut out cable entirely and use your internet service for your entertainment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2015-01-24/big-impac