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FrontPoint Picks: The Best Spring Gadgets

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I don’t know about you, but this past winter felt like it lasted an eternity. Here in the DC Metro area, the weather liked to tease us by showing signs of spring with a sunny 60 degree day. Of course, that was immediately followed by a bone-chilling 10 degree day and a foot of snow….

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FrontPoint Picks: Winter Be Gone, Spring is Here!

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Five days from today, we’ll finally be able to say goodbye to winter and hello to spring! Yep, March 20 signals the official change in seasons and it’s time to get up, stretch, and shake the kinks out of our limbs. The transition from being cooped up inside all the time to adventuring outside can…

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FrontPoint Picks: Disaster Kit Essentials Edition

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March is a pretty busy month for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Today is the last day of its Severe Weather Preparedness Week. Later this month, we’ll see Flood Awareness Week (16-22) and Tsunami Preparedness Week (23-29). These weeks are all part of the NOAA’s efforts to raise awareness to the increasingly turbulent…

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FrontPoint Picks: Family Camping Edition

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On this date 142 years ago, Yellowstone National Park was established as the world’s first national park. Since that time, the park, which spans through Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho, has become a major tourist attraction. Famous for the Old Faithful Geyser and wide variety of wildlife, Yellowstone also has numerous recreational activities. And the park’s…

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FrontPoint Picks: Celebrating YouTube’s 9th Birthday

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Yesterday was a big day, and not just because millions were celebrating Valentine’s Day, but also because it was YouTube’s birthday! It’s hard to believe that the video-sharing website has already been around for nine long years, and in that time it’s become one of the most frequented websites in the world. Users log into…

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