Daily Archives: October 12, 2011

Contests: Two chances to win Penn State vs. Nebraska tickets, holiday cookie contest and Leann Rimes or the Plain White T’s giveaway

1.Don’t miss your chance to win tickets to the Penn State/Nebraska game on Nov. 12 at Beaver Stadium. Just go to the York Daily Record Facebook page and click on the “contests” tab on the left. For a second chance … Continue reading

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Top 5 free apps

ANDROID 1. Google Maps 2. Facebook for Android 3. YouTube 4. Pandora internet radio 5. MP3 Music Download Pro    APPLE 1. Stupidness 3 2. Jump Out! 3. 777 Poker 4. Stick Stunt Biker 5. iNstein College

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Facebook’s new features explained

From Mike Swift of  San Jose Mercury News When Facebook revamped many of its most heavily used features last month, millions of users were unhappy. For days, the hashtag newFacebook on Twitter was a litany of complaints: The new features … Continue reading

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Trick or Tracker app free to download on Halloween

OK, so I admit that I’m a worrier. If you’re like me and have kids, you might want to download the Trick or Tracker app, which allows you to keep track of your ghosts and goblins on Halloween. The app … Continue reading

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Visit our mobile newsroom

Check out this cool post on York Common Cents by business editor Cathy Hirko on her staff’s mobile newsroom efforts. Meet reporter Lauren Boyer at Papertown Dairy Bar & Restaurant, 267 N. Main St., Spring Grove, starting at 8 a.m. … Continue reading

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Google Doodle honors Art Clokey, creator of Gumby and Pokey

I grew up watching Gumby and Pokey. I loved those guys! So it was totally awesome to see today’s animated Google Doodle that honors Arthur “Art” Clokey, who created these characters. Art was a pioneer of stop motion clay animation. … Continue reading

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