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Turn Off Your Phone On National Day Of Unplugging
2014-03-07 07:35:06

Taking a break from your daily activities helps you unwind, refresh and revitalize to help you get through the rest of the day. But for many, there is no break from the always-connected modern age of society.

2014-02-25 08:43:11

Families encouraged to take a break from technology March 7-8, 2014 NEW YORK, Feb.

National Day Of Unplugging Starts Digital Sabbath Tonight
2013-03-01 12:27:22

Can you unplug for 25 hours? There is perhaps no better indicator of how reliant Americans have become on their digital devices than the fact that a National Day of Unplugging exists.

2011-02-28 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb.

2009-06-10 09:17:41

A religious ruling permits ultra-orthodox Jews to operate their mobile phones on the Sabbath and religious holidays with their teeth. Many of the ultra orthodox volunteers and workers at Israel's Magen David Adom emergency services work on the Sabbath and were confronted with the dilemma of how to activate their mobile phones without violating religious rules, Ynetnews.com reported. Recently, the agency began replacing workers' paging systems with modern mobile phones equipped with GPS...


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.