Council gritters prepare for frosty night across Donegal

first_imgDonegal County Council has announced that gritters will be out on the majority of main roads tonight from 9pm.Temperatures will drop to lows of 1C this Wednesday night, as Met Eireann forecasts a calm and cloudy night with patches of mist and fog.Thursday will be a cold and mostly cloudy day and the north west is set to experience some bright spells, but scattered showers also, some of them heavy, with a risk of thunder, especially along the coast. The following routes will be gritted from 9PM tonight, Wednesday:01: National Primary North02: National Primary Central03: National Primary South04: Inishowen South05: Inishowen East06: Inishowen West07: Milford South09: Cill Ulta East12: Binswilly13: Stranorlar North14: Stranorlar East15: Stranorlar West16: Donegal West17: Donegal North18: Donegal SouthLT: Letterkenny Town Priority 1BT: Buncrana Town Council Priority 1Check Donegal County Council’s interactive map for gritting routesAssume that no road is ice free.Council gritters prepare for frosty night across Donegal was last modified: November 6th, 2019 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more

Giants designate Connor Joe for assignment, trade for utility player

first_imgSAN FRANCISCO–After recording his first major league hit in the Giants’ 6-4 win over the Rays on Saturday, utility player Connor Joe described his last two weeks as a “whirlwind.”The whirlwind will continue for Joe as the Giants designated him for assignment Monday after acquiring first baseman and outfielder Tyler Austin from the Minnesota Twins. Austin was 1-for-4 this season before the Twins designated him for assignment.Giants president of baseball operations Farhan Zaidi acquired Austin …last_img read more

A’s can’t get the the break they need, lose to Astros again

first_imgOAKLAND — The Athletics needed a break, and the way Marcus Semien saw it, his blooper down the right field line against Houston starter Justin Verlander was just what his team needed.Instead, it went into the books as a foul ball, Semien received the first ejection of his life, and the Astros went on to beat the Athletics 5-1 Saturday night before a crowd of 20,425 at the Coliseum.It was the fourth straight loss … CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile devicelast_img read more

Follow coverage of the 2017 Midwest Crop Tour

first_imgShare Facebook Twitter Google + LinkedIn Pinterest Corn, soybeans and a solar eclipse! All three should make this year’s Farm Journal Midwest Crop Tour very interesting.All week long, I will be on one of nearly 40 teams of 4 will venture out into the great unknown. As we spider-web our way from Ohio west and from the Dakotas east, covering 80% of the corn and soybean regions of the United States, we will dig a little deeper into the nearly harvest-ready corn fields and the soybean fields working on filling out those last few pods.If you have to see it to believe it when it comes to the 2017 crops, get ready to ride along with me as I share what I am seeing all week long on the Farm Journal Midwest Crop Tour.Get my coverage of Day #1You can also follow my coverage at and on Facebook and Twitter..last_img read more

3 Tutorials to Check Out This Week

first_imgRelated Posts Why You Love Online Quizzes How to Write a Welcome Email to New Employees? klint finley Tags:#hack#How To center_img 7 Types of Video that will Make a Massive Impac… Growing Phone Scams: 5 Tips To Avoid Looking for some projects to brush-up on your development skills in the coming week? Here are three interesting tutorials that might do the trick: one on sanitizing input, one on MapReduce and one on Scala.Plus a bonus tutorial for those looking for something a little more offbeat.Keeping Web Users Safe By Sanitizing Input Data“Exploits of a Mom” by Randall MunroeSmashing Magazine offers a data sanitation tutorial covering the basics, commonly overlooked sections and various contexts (such as CSS and JavaScript).MapReduce from the basics to the actually useful (in under 30 minutes)Cloudant provides a short tutorial on getting started with MapReduce. Also, we covered the question When Should You Use Hadoop? this week. If you want more on MapReduce, you can also check out Getting Started with Hadoop and Map Reduce.Scala – A Scalable Language (Video Tutorial)A few of you said you plan on learning Scala in 2011. One place to start is Scala creator Martin Odersky’s lecture on the design philosophy of the language.Bonus: This is an older tutorial, but it popped up on Hacker News this week: How to write a simple operating system. Probably not of much use for web development, but could be a fun project.last_img read more

Instagram Now Lets Users—and Marketers—Post Canned Video

first_imgInstagram announced in a blog post today that its 4.1 version will include a feature that lets you upload 15-second videos to the mobile app. Up to now, Instagram and Vine users could only upload videos captured in the moment—nothing that had been shot previously and saved. This could be a big bonus for marketers—and for Facebook, which clearly wants to use Instagram video to soften up users for eventual short commercial video in their News Feeds.See also: Instagram Videos Could Spell A Billion Dollars Worth Of Magic For FacebookWith Instagram’s new feature, users can import any 15 seconds of video from their media library. As with photos, Instagram will also let users square-crop their footage to keep in line with that perfect Instagram uniformity.Image courtesy of Instagram  The Rise and Rise of Mobile Payment Technology Role of Mobile App Analytics In-App Engagement Tags:#Import#Instagram#video Related Posts center_img readwrite What it Takes to Build a Highly Secure FinTech … Why IoT Apps are Eating Device Interfaceslast_img read more