December, 2014

Twitter’s ‘While You Were Away’ Recap Feature Is Rolling Out To Many Users

while you were away... Back in November, Twitter announced plans to implement some major new initiatives to boost user engagement, and one of those features — a ‘While you were away’ recap of tweets you may have missed — appears to be rolling out to significant numbers of users this week. Read More

White Castle puts a veggie burger on the menu, but don’t worry, it’s still fattening



NEW YORK — White Castle is offering a vegetarian version of its famous sliders, but they’re not necessarily for dieters.

The hamburger chain says it will offer the Veggie Slider for $0.99 each for a limited time at its 400 locations in 12 states.

The sliders range between 150 and 270 calories, with customers able to choose from three sauces — honey mustard, ranch and sweet Thai. Regular beef sliders range between 140 and 220 calories, depending on the topping, according to White Castle’s website.

This isn’t your garden variety Slider. Introducing White Castle’s new Veggie

— White Castle (@WhiteCastle) December 30, 2014 Read more…

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Protests in New York continue amid New Year’s Eve celebrations



UPDATE: 11:40 p.m. ET: The protesters in New York have reached midtown Manhattan at 38th street, near the site of the New Year’s Eve celebration, but they appear to be blocked off from Times Square by police barricades.

As the temperature continues to dip and the clock moves closer to midnight and a new year, this could be the last stop for tonight’s march. However, based on the crowd’s chants, the protest doesn’t appear to be losing any steam.

RT @Newyorkist: 38th and Broadway, crowd chants “I cant breathe.” #NYE2015PROTEST #BlackLivesMatter

— ILoveMyWife0007 (@NavyDad0007) January 1, 2015 Read more…

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