Rob Walker

Type: Person
Name: Rob Walker
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

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Stream m3uWe don't have metrics to measure what happens when we read something that changes our life. So this episode is an attempt to deal with that.  We begin with writer Rob Walker who tells us about his "New Old Thing, ... [Published WNYC - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: Rob Walker
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Alpine summer holiday: Travel challenge

Each week, we invite three companies to offer us their best deal for a specific break. This week: an Alpine summer holiday. Prices are per person, based on two people sharing. Each includes a week's accommodation and flights from the UK in August. £495 ... [Published The Independent - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Robert L. Rob’ Walker

NUTTER FORT — Robert L. “Rob” Walker, 65, of Clarksburg, WV, passed away on July 23, 2014, at the United Hospital Center following an extended illness.He was born in Clarksburg, on October 20, 1948, a son of the late Roy Lee Walker and Geraldine Rose ... [Published Clarksburg Exponent Telegram - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Greencoat UK Wind PLC - Notice of Results, NAV and Interim Dividend

Greencoat UK Wind PLC (UKW)17 July 2014UKW Notice of Results, Net Asset Value and Interim DividendGreencoat UK Wind PLC, the leading renewable infrastructure fund invested solely in operational UK wind farms, will announce its Net Asset Value for 30th ... [Published Morningstar UK - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Rob Walker: A weekly ritual erases material meanings ... and maybe starts new object biographies

The life of a thing, the death of an object �" and maybe a new life to follow? At Liberty Auction in Pembroke, Georgia. ... [Published Design Observer: Main Posts - Jul 14 2014]
Entities: Rob Walker, Georgia
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Can you tell robot writing from human writing?

So far there’s no award-winning robot-made journalism. But automated systems “are doing a better job of executing basic news and sports write-ups than you might assume,” writes Rob Walker. Take the quiz and see what’s by humans, what’s not, and how they ... [Published American Press Institute - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Who Invented the Yellow Card?

Among the stadiums and balls and robots  specifically designed for this World Cup, a few objects remain unchanged. Most visibly, perhaps, is the yellow card. It is now and has, since its introduction to the World Cup in 1970, been a plain, handheld, yellow ... [Published Smithsonian Magazine - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Sainsbury's donation helps Falmouth Hospital staff buy tablets

Doctors will be giving patients at Falmouth Hospital a different kind of tablet thanks to a donation from customers and staff at Sainsbury’s.The minor injuries unit at the hospital was presented with a Samsung Galaxy Tab and a children’s LeapPad, along ... [Published Falmouth Packet - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 2 reports

Concern as another young girl asked to go with stranger

A schoolgirl was left shaken after a man tried to speak with her from his car.The incident took place on Tuesday at around 8.50am as the 10-year-old walked in Manor Hall Road, Southwick, near to the junction with The Crescent.A small dark car stopped ... [Published Brighton & Hove Argus - Jul 02 2014]
Entities: Rob Walker, Police, Witness
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 3 reports

Del. Joe Morrissey charged with sex with teen receptionist

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -A grand jury indicted Virginia Delegate Joe Morrissey (D-Henrico) on Monday on charges connected to his relationship with a 17-year-old girl.Prosecutors say Morrissey, 55, had sex multiple times with a teenage part-time receptionist ... [Published KPHO Phoenix - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Vets’ championship to tee off tomorrow

THE cold westerly winds were not appreciated by the ladies at Vincentia, so no competition was played on Tuesday, June 24. THE cold westerly winds were not appreciated by the ladies at Vincentia, so no competition was played on Tuesday, June 24. However ... [Published South Coast Register - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Your chance to get a free weekly pass to Basingstoke Sports Centre

A BASINGSTOKE charity is hoping to encourage people to get fit by offering 100 free week-long membership passes to Basingstoke Sports Centre in July. Basingstoke Sports Trust will provide 100 people with full access to the swimming pools, a choice of ... [Published Basingstoke Gazette - Jun 27 2014]

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Includes Thomson Airways flights from Gatwick to Salzburg on 23 August, transfers and half-board at the Hotel Living MAX in Zell am See, Austria. "excellent sports facilities and outstanding hospitality" says Rob Walker (020 8939 0739; crystalsummer.co.uk)

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Recent, Relevant, Random [Published WNYC - Jul 25 2014]
Alpine summer holiday: Travel challenge [Published The Independent - Jul 25 2014]
Robert L. Rob’ Walker [Published Clarksburg Exponent Telegram - Jul 25 2014]
Dog Food Rival Blue Buffalo Has Purina Barking Mad [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 24 2014]
Jim & Laura's Light-Filled Providence Colonial ... [Published Apartment Therapy - Jul 20 2014]
What Pixar Studios Can Teach Us about Storytell... [Published Business 2 Community - Jul 18 2014]
Greencoat UK Wind PLC - Notice of Results, NAV ... [Published Morningstar UK - Jul 17 2014]
Rob Walker: A weekly ritual erases material mea... [Published Design Observer: Main Posts - Jul 14 2014]
Need to Know: July 10, 2014 [Published American Press Institute - Jul 10 2014]
Can you tell robot writing from human writing? [Published American Press Institute - Jul 10 2014]
Who Invented the Yellow Card? [Published Smithsonian Magazine - Jul 08 2014]
Compass EMP adds 3 new Smart Beta ETFs to Produ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 08 2014]
Sainsbury's donation helps Falmouth Hospital st... [Published Falmouth Packet - Jul 08 2014]
Microsoft hopes new Kinect for Windows sparks a... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Jul 07 2014]
Concern as another young girl asked to go with ... [Published Brighton & Hove Argus - Jul 02 2014]
Girl approached by car in Southwick [Published Sussex Police Online - Jul 01 2014]
Del. Joe Morrissey charged with sex with teen r... [Published KPHO Phoenix - Jul 01 2014]
Vets’ championship to tee off tomorrow [Published South Coast Register - Jul 01 2014]
Virginia lawmaker facing sex charges denies wro... [Published Washington Post - Jul 01 2014]
Grand jury indicts Del. Joe Morrissey for relat... [Published NBC12 Online - Jun 30 2014]
Your chance to get a free weekly pass to Basing... [Published Basingstoke Gazette - Jun 27 2014]
Zanesville principal is hired to lead PHS North [Published This Week Pickerington - Jun 25 2014]
Compass EMP Funds adds Paul Graffy to lead Dist... [Published Indianapolis Business Journal - Jun 24 2014]
Compass EMP Funds adds Paul Graffy to lead Dist... [Published WMBF - Jun 24 2014]
Windsor Triathlon on TV: Sunday 29th June [Published Tri247.com - Jun 24 2014]
Rob Walker: Why the World Cup always reminds me... [Published Design Observer - Jun 21 2014]
Rob Walker: Why the World Cup always reminds me... [Published Design Observer: Main Posts - Jun 21 2014]
Rob Walker: Pleasing documentation of design th... [Published Design Observer - Jun 19 2014]
Prosthetic Technology Making Strides [Published Big Country - Jun 19 2014]
V.M. BRO. HERBERT IRWIN WALKER [Published Manitoulin Expositor - Jun 18 2014]
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Rob Walker: A weekly ritual erases material mea... [Published Design Observer: Main Posts - Jul 14 2014]
The life of a thing, the death of an object �" and maybe a new life to follow? At Liberty Auction in Pembroke, Georgia. ...
Rob Walker: Why the World Cup always reminds me... [Published Design Observer: Main Posts - Jun 21 2014]
An appreciation of a great World Cup object: the yellow card. ...
The silent halls of Severalls: Inside the peeli... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 30 2014]
These dilapidated halls are part of, a psychiatric institution in Colchester, England, that opened in 1913. Up to 2,000 patients at a time lived at Severalls. During the hospital’s early days, the intake criteria were rather warped: some women ended ...
Rob Walker: Pleasing documentation of design th... [Published Design Observer: Main Posts - May 26 2014]
Brenda Biondo's photographs of mid-century playgrounds document the classic, the dangerous, and the nostalgic. ...
Rob Walker: Getting closer to landfills and was... [Published Design Observer: Main Posts - May 19 2014]
The Macro City conference in the Bay Area includes "field trips" to examine "overlooked networks of infrascture that surrounds us," firsthand. ...
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