This Awesome Week June 1-7 2014


Photo courtesy of Instagram

Photo courtesy of Instagram

Welcome to This Awesome Week, a look back at the week that was.

 

Instagram girl of the week

This week’s Instagram girl is Swedish model Anna Nyström. Give her a follow here.

 

This week in history

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion at Normandy. Let’s reflect on the sacrifice and heroism that took place that day. [CBC.ca] [NY Daily News] [CNN.com]

 

In the news

Maleficent opened to mixed reviews but still raked in $70 million at the box office. [EW.com] [Chron.com]

 

Sports news

Will California Chrome win the Triple Crown? [ESPN.com]

Colin Kaepernick signs a huge extension with the  San Francisco 49ers: [Althonsports.com] [MMQB.SI.com]

The Spurs beat the Heat in game one of the NBA Finals last night: [Cleveland.com] [ESPN.com]

The Kings lead the Rangers 1-0 in the Stanley Cup Finals: [Pro Hockey Talk]

 

Apps,music and fun

The first screen shot of Madden 15 is out and wow does it look good: [CBSsports.com]

Top Android apps of the week: [Goodreader.com]

Top iOS apps of the week: [Betanews.com]

Top Windows apps of the week: [Conversations.Nokia.com]

Bob Mould of Husker Du and Sugar fame has a new disc out: [Amazon.com]

Viral videos of the week: [Yahoo.com]

That’s all for this week, check us out next Friday to see what you missed.

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Dain Stiles

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