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  • Bon Voyage, Whitepages Caller ID. Aloha, Hiya! April 27, 2016 Lisa Bowersshutterstock_386034439
    Announcing today, Whitepages Caller ID has packed its bags, kissed Mom and Dad goodbye (thanks for everything!), and moved into its own space in the mobile world as Hiya. From this day forward, Hiya is its own company, ready to take on the world! Why? It’s time. After graduating college, I could have moved back in with my parents and hunkered ...
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  • Game of Thrones: Names Not Yet Forgotten April 25, 2016 Lisa Bowersshutterstock_286527893
    If they want to give you a name, take it, make it your own. – Tyrion Lannister If you haven’t seen last night’s GOT premiere, you may want to come back later. There’s a stream of consciousness flowing here that details *slightly* more than if you didn’t see last night’s episode from an Average-Joe-I’m-No-Expert point of ...
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  • Industry and Government Join Efforts to Fight Unwanted Calls April 25, 2016 Jan Volzkeshutterstock_336963665
    Last week, Whitepages was invited to attend the Do-Not-Call Law Enforcement Summit in Indiana. The summit was hosted by the nation’s Chief Spam Call prosecutor Greg Zoeller (also know as Indiana Attorney General). More than 50 other states’ AG offices, federal staff of the FCC and various law enforcement bureaus attended as well. For the first ...
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  • It’s Friday, I’m in Love April 15, 2016 Lisa Bowersshutterstock_191248499
    Ever wish your name was Friday? I did. I worked at good old TGI Fridays for seven years part-time and, I won’t lie to you, I loved it. Then I saw the movie “His Girl Friday” and I liked that name even more. I actually tried to give myself the nickname Friday (who does that??). As a ...
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  • Fore! The Names of the Masters April 6, 2016 Lisa Bowersgolf
    I’m no golf aficionado, but I hear there’s a big event teed up this week. The Masters is going down in Augusta, GA so let’s bunker down, get to the clubs, and have a ball! Don’t let my puns drive a wedge between us. It’s what I do… one might even say it’s par for the course. Now ...
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