Coffee Break French and Spanish are just that - podcasts that allow you to learn a new language on your coffee or lunch break. Running anywhere from 10 to 25 minutes, you receive enough instruction to keep you growing but not so much that you feel overwhelmed with material or the time commitment.
Maybe all you remember from your high school Spanish class is "hola." If that's you, the podcasts start with basic terminology and move through more advanced phrasing, so you can jump in to the program at whatever point you're most comfortable.
There are lots of cool ways technology can make our lives easier. However, most of us don't have a Ph.D. in geek or even know where to begin. The technical whizzes at CNET walk you through some simple, cool things - like Tweeting with Siri or fixing an unresponsive iPhone home button - to help you make the most of your gadgets.
If your curiosity is never satisfied and you are the ringer on every trivia game you ever play, Stuff You Should Know has a treasure trove of random - and probably useless - information for your ever-absorbent mind. Learn how bullfighting, music sampling, daylight savings and silly putty works.
Perhaps someday you too could be a lifeline for your buddy on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
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Monday, November 19 2012 2:37 PM EST2012-11-19 19:37:19 GMT
(RNN) - Family and friends will be gathering together during the holiday season for dinners, parties, and gift exchanges and many will document the festive season. To get that perfect memento of the season,More >>
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Monday, May 20 2013 2:18 PM EDT2013-05-20 18:18:26 GMT
Shots were fired after an altercation tonight at a North Charleston gas station, according to North Charleston Police. The shooting happened just before 10 p.m. at the Murphy's Gas Station at Rivers AvenueMore >>
Authorities say a parking space dispute at a gas station led to a man being shot in the face and damage to four vehicles.
Monday, May 20 2013 2:05 PM EDT2013-05-20 18:05:03 GMT
The man convicted of voluntary manslaughter two years ago in the 2009 death of 28-year-old Kate Waring is again seeking a new trial. According to the South Carolina Attorney General's Office, 33-year-oldMore >>
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Monday, May 20 2013 12:23 PM EDT2013-05-20 16:23:03 GMT
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Monday, May 20 2013 10:40 AM EDT2013-05-20 14:40:35 GMT
Authorities are responding to accident involving a Charleston County Sheriff's deputy in West Ashley Sunday afternoon. Emergency officials are seen at the intersection of Glenn McConnell Parkway and MagwoodMore >>
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Monday, May 20 2013 10:15 AM EDT2013-05-20 14:15:38 GMT
It's high school graduation time and while we applaud every student who marches to Pomp and Circumstance, this accomplishment is very special for one student in particular. Rhyan Coleman is graduatingMore >>
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Monday, May 20 2013 10:00 AM EDT2013-05-20 14:00:52 GMT
Rep. Mark Sanford is back in the 1st Congressional District to conduct his first items of business in office on Monday.The former governor was sworn in as Tim Scott's replacement in the House of RepresentativesMore >>
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