Aura ONE Connect Aura to Pixel Slate?

I have an Aura ONE, which I've had trouble connecting to a powered USB port. Usually that's been fine, I can use an adapter and somehow that lets it both charge and connect. Now I have a Pixel Slate and I can't get the Aura to connect or charge. A Kindle Voyage plugged into the same port both charges and connects, so I don't think it's the port, cable, or USB-C to USB-A adapter. Is there something I'm missing to let the Aura ONE connect to the Pixel Slate?
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Find Your Decluttering Style and Make It Work For You

The following is a guest post about finding your decluttering style from regular contributor, Kristin at The Gold Project. Spring is officially in the air, or it is where I live in the south. After a long and gloomy winter, some sunshine and warmer days always help my mood. And, it always puts me in the decluttering mood. Does anyone else get the decluttering bug when the weather turns nicer? It is almost like I want to feel lighter and owning less helps with that goal. You might think I...
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Seriousness are you a finisher or a forsaker?

You can put people into two camps, those who finish a book that they've started and those who will put a book down if the book "doesn't work" for them. Which are you? Can things change your usual behavior? For example, if your a forsaker are you less likely to put the book down if you bought it? Or if you're a finisher can a book be so truly awful that you can't finish it?
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[Big 3 East] Closer Look At The Maxim Defense PDX – SCW Brace

Last year Maxim Defense attended Big 3 East with a selection of HK416s and MDXs. SHOT Show 2019 was extremely frenzied with their unveiling of their 5.5″ PDX. Well, Maxim Defense showed up at this year’s Big 3 East and we got to get a closer look at the PDX along with their new SCW […] Read More … The post [Big 3 East] Closer Look At The Maxim Defense PDX – SCW Brace appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Recognizing KFX virtues

Just to report that in this instance KFX is the format which rendered best my text: Inspired by a recent link in the workshop, Quote: Originally Posted by Doitsu (Post 3825582) ... Here's a link to a German website that contains hi res scans of the original German book. ... I reproduced the ebook with a Google french translation of the german text. To give it a Germanized look I decided to code the text u...
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And the winners are...

Thank you to everyone who entered, copies of The Gentle Art of Tramping will be strolling along to these six luck winners Elizabeth Niall Pat Blakey Cathy Jennifer Logan Dale Jackson You should each have received an email. [Author: dovegreyreader]
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EpubSplit plugin Freezes Calibre

I've used this plugin somewhat in the past, although possibly not with the current version of Calibre--never had a problem. Now, whenever I click the EpubSplit icon, Calibre simply freezes. I've tried it on various sized books, thinking maybe the whopper I wanted to split was the problem, but no, it just freezes. Tried re-installing the plugin also. I've waited up to half an hour, but all I can do is force quit. Tried debug mode, but the log doesn't seem to say anything relevant, except the th...
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Leupold Mark 5HD 5-25×56 Riflescope In-Depth Review

Leupold Mark 5HD 5-25×56 Riflescope U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- While I am not typically a reviewer of optics, I had to make a special point to get the word out about this one because I am so deeply impressed. Leupold’s new Mark 5HD 5-25×56 has only been out for a short period of time, but I have been privileged to be among the first to test it. What follows here is my candid review and opinions on a scope that you would do very well to own. Leupold Mark 5HD 5-25×56 Riflescope I have drifted a...
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Giant Sucking Sound

Voter Vac USA –-(Ammoland.com)- The Democrats have no desire to stop the flow of illegal immigrants coming across the border because they feel it gives them an endless supply of voters. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership.nrahq.org Second Amendment Foundation (SAF)...
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HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Abused & Mutilated Johnson M1941 Needs a New Home with Responsible Parents

Welcome everyone to the sixth edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you missed any one of our other articles, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this a sweet deal or […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Abused & Mutilated Johnson M1941 Needs a New Home with Responsible Parents appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Three New Gun Control Laws Go into Effect in Pittsburgh

Red Flag Laws – Should Constitutional Rights be so easily infringed? Pittsburgh, Penn. –-(Ammoland.com)- Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto signed three new bills that restrict the use of some semi-automatic such as the AR15 within the city limits, limit magazine size, and enacts a “Red Flag Law” this past Tuesday. The city deems these laws necessary after the Tree of Life Shooting. In that shooting, a Nazi walked into a synagogue and killed eleven unarmed people. Investigators determined that the ...
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3 fish

I’m working on upping my inventory for the DC show. It is a challenge (and actually impossible!) to anticipate what people will want and have an attractive selection of all the items I make. Yep, making myself crazy :-) Green sweater fish- Aqua cable sweater fish- Green plaid fish-
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POTD: Close-in Weapons System (M62 Vulcan)

Today’s Photo Of The Day is an R2D2 look-alike that goes “Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrttt“, as enemy objects close-in. The purpose is to detect and destroy alien objects before they can hit and damage the ship, and it most likely the last line of defense. The Whidbey Island-class amphibious dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) fires […] Read More … The post POTD: Close-in Weapons System (M62 Vulcan) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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The Impracticality of Hardwood Flooring

My absolute hands down favorite flooring choice for a home is real wood, even more than engineered hardwood. I love the look and feel of real wood in a home, in family rooms, bedrooms, anywhere. Real wood has the warmest look and a softness underfoot that tile and vinyl can’t really compete with. But today I’m sharing my tale of woe regarding my hardwood floors, specifically in my kitchen. My kitchen addition was eleven years ago and I at the time I chose more traditional style cabinetry. If I w...
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Neil Gorsuch’s New Book Sounds Very Familiar

I guess coming up with an original book title is harder than it sounds.
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New Wildcat Rimfire Rifle from Winchester Repeating Arms

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- After years of development and testing, Winchester Repeating Arms is proud to release the all new autoloading Wildcat 22 LR rimfire rifle. Designed to push the boundaries of performance and value, the Wildcat is loaded with features to enhance every aspect of the shooting experience. The Wildcat is a straight-blowback, striker-fired design that uses a hemispheric firing pin for extra reliability with rimfire ammunition. The extensive use of rugged polymer construction...
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Circus Collection by Donghia

New for Spring 2019, the Circus Collection by Donghia includes a suite of fabrics inspired by the exciting feats and dynamic characters of the big top. Fourteen new textiles include solids, prints, and weaves that offer color and texture in fabrics meant to convey “the engaging spectacle” of the circus. Horses, Trapeze, and Garden Pets feature animals and figures in compositions that convey movement. Geometric prints include boldly striped Big Top and fractal Jester. T...
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Vehicle Based Weapons – The Thinking Behind Truck Guns

Intro In the last few years, there has been an increase in the number of people who carry “truck guns” or vehicle-based guns in everyday life. It can be tricky navigating certain laws when it comes to truck guns but we won’t get into the legality. Maybe I’ll dive deeper into the legality in a […] Read More … The post Vehicle Based Weapons – The Thinking Behind Truck Guns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Ar, Handguns, Optics, Editorial, Sig Sauer, Ammo, Ar-15, Handgun, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Guns & Gear, AR15, Pistol, 5.56mm, Semi-Auto

Daily Gun Deals: Brownells RMR Slide for Gen 3 Glock 17/19 $169.99 FREE S&H CODE

Brownells RMR Slide for Gen 3 Glock 17-19 Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Brownells has a sale going on the Brownells RMR Cut Stainless Nitride Slide For Gen3 Glock 9mm 17 & 19 models for $164.99 with coupon code “NCS” and FREE shipping. These are a great way to upgrade your gen 3 GLOCKS for little money and easily add optics. Normally $230.00 this is a great price. Stainless Steel Slide With a Bundle of Custom Features. Brownells Front Cut RMR Slides for Glock® pistols feature a distinctive, wr...
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Henry Fisker passed away

I found this in memoriam today on the FaceBook page of PPMoebler A legend in Danish woodworking has left us. Cabinetmaker Henry Fisker was born February 21, 1928 in Vejen, Denmark, and in his childhood he got a close friend in the neighbor’s 5 year older boy Ejnar Pedersen. Henry was trained cabinetmaker from Schou Andersen in Vejen and then moved to Allerød, north of Copenhagen, to work with Ejnar and Ejnar’s big brother Lars Peder Pedersen. They first worked at Knud Willadsen’s workshop at...
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Gardening can help you be healthier

If you’re one of those people who’s always postponing your gym sessions, now you may actually be able to postpone them indefinitely. According to a new study conducted by researchers around the world, “leisure time physical activity” can actually be a great substitute to the dreaded leg day, or an hour on the treadmill. “Leisure time physical activity” can include a wide range of activities, like gardening, dancing, and even just going for a walk. Compared to a sedentary lifestyle, doing thes...
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GALLERY: MP-43 Beast Wars Megatron by Mr Elijay, Yessss

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3 Practical Reasons David Chose Jerusalem—and 1 That Trumps Them All

Thirty-three miles east of the Mediterranean Sea on a limestone plateau in the Judaean Hills rests one of the oldest cities in the world: Jerusalem. Jerusalem is mentioned 660 times in the Old Testament and 141 in the New—more if you count all its synonyms like Zion, city of God, and Salem. 1 No city has been written and sung about as much as Jerusalem. 2 Or fought over. It’s been conquered more than 40 times including by the Persians, the Romans, the Ottoman Turks, and the British Em...
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Alaskan Human Rights Commissioners Resign over 1st & 2nd Amendment Scandal

Alaskan Human Rights Commissioners Resign over First and Second Amendment Scandal U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- Marti Buscaglia, the head of the Alaska State Commission for Human Rights, became embroiled in a scandal involving a contractor, Brad Linegar, because of a political sticker. She and two Commissioners have resigned as a result. On 14 March, 2019, she left a note on the windshield of Brad Linegar's work truck, using her business card, calling a pro-Second Amendment sticker “offensive”. The...
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Daily Deals: 420 Rounds Federal 5.56 NATO Ammo Can & 10 PMAG 30 Mags $199.99 FREE S&H

420 Rounds Federal 5.56 NATO in Ammo Can & 10 PMAG 30 Mags Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Palmetto State Armory has a package deal on 420 rounds of Federal 5.56 NATO in a metal Ammo Can and 10 PMAG 30 Magazines that you can pick them all up for $199.99 with FREE shipping. Just the thirty round Magpul PMAGs AR magazines will run you $120.00 most everywhere online and this deal has all the ammunition. So no matter how you do the math this is a great buy. Federal 5.56 NATO 55gr FMJ 420rds in Ammo ...
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Blurring Lines Between Fiction and Reality: “The Chef” by James Patterson On Facebook Messenger and Instagram

James Patterson, one of the most successful authors ever, has always been clever with the way he markets his works. And that makes sense because early in his career he worked in advertising. For his new thriller The Chef Patterson cast actor Cory Tucker in the lead role of Detective Caleb Rooney for a social media reality experience available on Facebook Messenger and Instagram, blurring the lines between fiction and reality.
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Rainier Arms New Build of the Week – Classic Pocket Dump

Rainier Arms New Build of the Week – Classic Pocket Dump U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Today for the build of the week, we are switching things up a bit with a classic pocket dump from one of our employees here at Rainier Arms. For many, the items they carry everyday tend to differ greatly from person to person depending on stylistic choices, as well as, individual needs. The typical pocket dump is centered around some sort handgun, holster, pocket knife, and a light. With many different options o...
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Hi From Idaho

Hello from Idaho. I listen to audiobooks on my commute to my dayjob & at night I record them. Favorite Dead Author: Charles Dickens Favorite Living Author: Timothy Zahn Favorite author I've worked with: Dan Kimmel
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Get Fresh With Our Easy Roasted Vegetables

These easy roasted vegetables are super simple to make! Fresh, bite sized vegetables (seasonal) are tossed in olive oil, seasoned well with salt and pepper and roasted until perfectly tender. How to Make Easy Roasted Vegetables If you’re looking for a break from your usual steamed or stir fried veggies, try roasting some of your favorite! What are the Best Veggies for Roasting? Here are some of my favorite veggies that I use when roasting: Root vegetables (especially baby potatoes, sweet p...
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Century Arms Sponsoring 2019 Kalash Bash AK Competition

Century Arms Sponsoring 2019 Kalash Bash AK Competition DELRAY BEACH, Florida –-(Ammoland.com)- Century Arms, North America’s premier AK manufacturer, invites shooting enthusiasts to Navasota, Texas this weekend, April 13-14, for Kalash Bash, an 8-stage competition exclusively for the AK platform. Produced by Khyber Customs, Kayco47 and Dissident Arms, the sold-out event takes place at the CCC Shooting Complex where 300 participants will compete over two days on a demanding course of fire req...
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