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Snowball the poodle dies after inspiring movement to stop spaying pregnant dogs at shelters

Snowball, the poodle mix that inspired a movement to stop animal shelters from spaying pregnant dogs before they give birth, died at the South Los Angeles pound before she could deliver her pups. As L.A. animal services commissioners listened to impassioned pleas Tuesday for and against a change in city policy, General Manager Brenda Barnette announced that the pregnant poodle-Bichon mix who propelled “Snowball’s Law” had been unwell and didn’t survive, despite CPR efforts to save her. Snowball ...
Tags: News, Law, Dogs, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mommy, Orange County, Animal Shelters, Snowball, Southern California, South Los Angeles, Fullerton, Barnette, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR


How activists waged a successful campaign to save Snowball’s unborn puppies, even though LA shelter policy still stands

Snowball’s eyes seem entirely too large for her fluffy white face. And, if you look closely at her photo on the Los Angeles Animal Services’ website, her belly seems too large for her fluffy white body as well. This damsel-in-distress was in a family way when she arrived at the South Los Angeles Animal Care and Control Center on Jan. 5 and was assigned Animal ID No. A1832899. Snowball appears to be a poodle-Bichon mix, weighing 19 pounds, including those four or so gestating pups. She is about ...
Tags: News, Dogs, La, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Animal Shelters, Snowball, Southern California, Control Center, MASSEY, Animal Services, Barnette, Barbaric, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR


Daisy is Planning a Mission in Fourth 'The Secret Life of Pets 2' Teaser

"I need Captain Snowball for a top secret rescue." Universal + Illumination Entertainment have debuted a fourth teaser trailer for Chris Renaud's The Secret Life of Pets 2, the sequel to the animated hit from a few years ago about pets and the life they have after their owners leave for work. This teaser focuses entirely on a new character - a cute dog named Daisy, voiced by Tiffany Haddish. The first teaser featured the dog Max, the second teaser was all about the cat Chloe, and the third t...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Animation, Chris Renaud, Kevin Hart, Snowball, Daisy, Chloe, To Watch, Secret Life of Pets, Tiffany Haddish, Patton Oswalt Eric Stonestreet Lake Bell, Pete Holmes Expect


Logitech is reportedly offering $2.2 billion to bring Plantronics headsets into its hardware empire

Logitech, the manufacturer best known for its computing peripherals like keyboards and web cameras, is in talks to buy Plantronics, a maker of bluetooth-enabled headsets, according to Reuters. The company is reportedly offering as much as $2.2 billion for Plantronics, according to the Reuters report, in what would be Logitech’s biggest acquisition to date. Driving the consolidation push is an effort by both companies to cut costs as tariffs on imports from China could eat into their margins o...
Tags: TC, Technology, Bluetooth, California, China, Tech, Computer Hardware, Computing, Logitech, Headset, Polycom, Snowball, Blue Microphone, Microphone, Santa Cruz, Reuters


Paul Weller, The Style Council, The Jam: Weller's Always on a Roll

When has Paul Weller ever not been on a roll? Every time Paul Weller releases a new solo album, which thankfully comes along quite often, I catch myself wondering if it's possible for the former Jam and Style Council frontman to ever run out of ideas. Now, I'm aware that musical careers are rarely without their peaks and valleys. Fans of this particular veteran pop singer/songwriter can rightly take issue with my rhetorical question. After all, I've read some pret...
Tags: Music, Noel Gallagher, Oasis, Britpop, Paul Weller, Snowball, Jam, Gallagher, Style Council, Weller, Ian Brown, The Jam, Paul weller: sounds from the studio, Ian snowball, Gallagher Weller, Aziz Ibrahim


Paul Weller: Sounds from the Studio by Ian Snowball

When has Paul Weller ever not been on a roll? Every time Paul Weller releases a new solo album, which thankfully comes along quite often, I catch myself wondering if it's possible for the former Jam and Style Council frontman to ever run out of ideas. Now, I'm aware that musical careers are rarely without their peaks and valleys. Fans of this particular veteran pop singer/songwriter can rightly take issue with my rhetorical question. After all, I've read some pret...
Tags: Music, Noel Gallagher, Oasis, Britpop, Paul Weller, Snowball, Jam, Gallagher, Style Council, Weller, Ian Brown, The Jam, Paul weller: sounds from the studio, Ian snowball, Gallagher Weller, Aziz Ibrahim


Companies Are Creating So Much Data, It Has to Be Shipped in Trucks

A terabyte isn’t cool, you know what’s cool? A petabyte. And companies like DigitalGlobe are creating more of them than they can upload to the cloud. That’s why Jeff Bezos has a service for shipping huge amounts of data via traditional roadways.Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Jeff Bezos, Trucks, Digitalglobe, Snowball, Snowmobile, Information Superhighway


AWS Snowball Edge offers 100TB of storage and compute functionality

 Amazon’s popular Snowball storage container got a major update today at the company’s re:invent conference. Though largely overshadowed by the new batshit crazy AWS Snowmobile, the aforementioned Snowball will be getting a storage increase to 100 terabytes in addition to computing functionality. Users of the new Snowball Edge will be able to perform basic analysis on their data… Read More
Tags: Amazon, TC, Cloud, Business, Hardware, Storage, Enterprise, Tech, Amazon.com, E-commerce, Economy, Containerization, Snowball


Snowball Machine Guns Have Arrived

Yesterday, a glorified rat told the world that spring is just around the corner. Which is why the following video should be on your shortlist while... The post Snowball Machine Guns Have Arrived appeared first on Regretful Morning - Funny, Awesome, Sexy and Weird.
Tags: Science, Winter, Entertainment, Youtube, Snow, Awesome, Weapon, Gun, Fight, Snowball, Mark Rober, Neighbors, Video Vault, Science and Tech, Snowball Machine Guns


Credit Karma Acquires Innovative Mobile Notifications Startup Snowball

 Credit and finance management platform Credit Karma, known best as the startup that offers free, no-strings-attached credit scores, has made its first acquisition. The company has acquired the makers of the mobile application Snowball, with plans to leverage the team’s expertise in mobile notifications. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, and the Snowball app will be pulled from… Read More
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Mobile, Snowball, Credit Karma


13 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

 This week, Microsoft announced new hardware, Twitter finally got a permanent CEO, and Facebook confirmed it is working on augmented reality. Here in the TechCrunch studio, we talked about India’s massive mobile market with Mohit Aron on Bullish, and our video team took a trip to the DogVacay HQ on TC Cribs. These are the biggest stories of the week. 1. Microsoft held a massive… Read More
Tags: Apple, TC, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Microsoft, Microsoft Band, India, Nasa, Pandora, Aws, Roku, European Court Of Justice, Jack Dorsey, HoloLens, Surface Pro 4