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A Pure Minutes Guide to How to Make Long Distance International Calls

So, you want to know how to make an international phone call from the USA? Before you make your first international call from the USA, there are a few things you will need to know in order to make a … Continue reading

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Studying abroad? Learn how to save money on International Calls with Pure Minutes!

When preparing to study abroad there are many considerations to bear in mind. What kind of backpack to bring, making sure room and board is covered, and making sure to bring the right type of clothing for the season. However, … Continue reading

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Movistar Campus Party 2014 draws 10,500 participants in Mexico

Movistar Campus Party 2014, the world’s largest technology and digital culture fair, drew more than 10,500 participants to its fifth edition in Zapopan, a city in the western Mexican state of Jalisco, organizers said. The massive event, which ended on … Continue reading

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States Are Recognizing And Rewarding Students Who Have Bilingual Skills

When Rachel Martinez-Regan graduated from her high school in western Oregon state this month, her diploma had a little something extra — an embossed seal certifying that she is bilingual. She is one of more than a dozen students at … Continue reading

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Easy and Cheap International Long Distance Calls with Pure Minutes Mobile Long Distance

Twenty years ago, approximately 200 million international calls were made annually from the United States. Now we average more than 6.2 billion international calls per year. More and more foreign citizens are coming to the United States for improved education … Continue reading

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Messi Who? Colombia’s ‘King James’ Is The World Cup’s New Superstar

In a World Cup where the likes of Lionel Messi and Neymar have been talked about nonstop, another, unlikely hero of the game has taken over. James Rodriguez – it’s said “HAHM-ez” not ‘jeymez” – has captured the world’s attention … Continue reading

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Tech giants dangle cheap housing, free food to lure summer interns

Amazon, Microsoft and Boeing sweeten already lucrative job offers in Seattle with subsidized, furnished housing. Transportation is covered from anywhere in the country, including airport food, baggage fees and taxis. There’s free breakfast and dinner, biweekly housekeeping, a private party … Continue reading

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U.S. To Face Belgium After It Beats South Korea 1-0; Algeria Eliminates Russia With A Tie

Reduced to 10 men for over half the match, Belgium still beat South Korea 1-0 on Thursday to finish atop of Group H and eliminate the last Asian team from the World Cup. With a late goal yet again, Belgium … Continue reading

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Seth MacFarlane Vows To Match Donations Made In ‘Reading Rainbow’ Fundraising Effort

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeVar Burton’s “Reading Rainbow” fundraising effort is getting a boost from a generous pal, Seth MacFarlane. MacFarlane has promised to match up to $1 million in pledges made on the Kickstarter website so that an online … Continue reading

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How to Stay in Touch with Friends and Family while Studying Abroad using Pure Minutes Mobile Long Distance

Looking for a way for your parents to stay in touch with you while overseas? Pure Minutes has no hidden fees, no connection charges, real minute rounding and can all be used without annual contract. For a limited time, new … Continue reading

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