Daily Archives: March 31, 2013

Easter Sunday 2013 On Halfmoon Lake, Alton, NH

Related post:
>> Happy Easter — Mar. 30, 2013.


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Microsoft Bing Competes With Google Doodles With Interactive Easter Egg Background.

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Anura Guruge


A Few Related posts:
>> 
Cesar Chavez Doodle, Mar. 31 … — Mar. 31, 2013.
>> All Of Google’s Doodles & Games … — Jan. 16, 2013.
>> Link To Google’s ‘Zamboni’ Game … — Jan. 16, 2013.
>> Google’s April 1, April’ Fools Doodles — Mar. 30, 2013.

≡ ≡ ≡ ≡ ≡ Check CATEGORY ‘Google Doodle’ for other posts
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Click here to access Bing’s Easter 2013 search page with this background.

Move the cursor around and find ‘pop up’ rectangles. They contain clever ‘quotes’ or jokes like that shown above.


Wow. We now have controversy about Google Doodles! Who would have thought. [See below.]

And Bing is competing. Though my ISP, TDS, has Bing as the default search if I mistype a URL, I am a dyed in the wool Googler. I just banged my name into Bing when I went to get the background. I was impressed with the results. Maybe I should try it. But, as Deanna always complains I like my routines — but, part of that is the discipline. I have used Google for so long.

I am, as you know, partial to Google Doodles — especially after they gave me the one I requested!

Bing, I guess, has a different background daily — and as with Doodles, some of it is country-specific. Yes, there is an archive (and I will confess, it is better laid out than Google’s).

I don’t think I will have the time to follow both. I am hooked on Doodles.

But …


The Controversy!

Click to access article.

Click to access article.

Latest Update On ‘Resident Power’ Cum PNE Drama. NH Public Utilities Commission Cuts Them Slack.

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Anura Guruge


Prior ‘Resident Power’ Related Posts:
1/ ‘Resident Power’ fiasco: NHPR … — Mar. 23, 2013.
2/ ‘Resident Power’ >> PSNH Cost Us Money — Mar. 20, 2013.
3/ ‘Resident Power’ Supplier ‘PNE’ Runs Out Of Money — Feb. 20, 2013.
4/ Resident Power: Possible Alternatives — Jan. 20, 2013.
5/ PSNH Electric Rates Going Up To 10 Cents Per KWH …
>>Dec. 19, 2012.

6/ PSNH To Increase Electric Rates Again? … — Oct. 3, 2012.
7/ We Now Get Electric From N.H. Resident Power — May 24, 2012.
8/ A Plug For N.H. Resident Power. Yes, We Signed Up
>>April 19, 2012.


Click to access 'NH Business Review' article. A must read.

Click to access ‘NH Business Review’ article. A must read.

A Handsome Google Doodle For American Civil Rights Activist, Cesar Chavez’s 86th Birthday. He Died 1993.

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Anura Guruge


A Few Related posts:
>> All Of Google’s Doodles & Games … — Jan. 16, 2013.
>> Link To Google’s ‘Zamboni’ Game … — Jan. 16, 2013.
>> Google’s April 1, April’ Fools Doodles — Mar. 30, 2013.

≡ ≡ ≡ ≡ ≡ Check CATEGORY ‘Google Doodle’ for other posts
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Click here to access the Cesar Chavez Doodle Google
on Google’s main search page during March 31, 2013.

Link to find it post-March 31 will be posted later.


Read about the controversy related to this Doodle on Easter
and the Bing counter with Easter Egg background!


Mexican American Cesar Chavez [March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993]
was a farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist,
who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association
(later the United Farm Workers union, UFW).

Nice touch by Google.

Chavez has been getting a lot of press of late.