whilst vs while :


  • n  a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition
    he was here for a little while
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  • Facebook Opens a REALLY COLD New Data Center in Sweden
    Facebook has just announced the opening of a new data center in the frosty climes of Lulea, in Northern Sweden, right on the edge of the Arctic Circle, as it looks for novel ways to reduce operating costs whilst boosting … Continue reading ?
    June 13, 2013 - SiliconANGLE
  • Letters to the editor
    Whilst attending the hearings on Wednesday, May 29, regarding the Source, the important issue of zoning regulations was discussed.
    June 12, 2013 - Black Mountain News
  • Irish Invasion Of York Hall For ‘Independence Day’ Event On July 5th
    Whilst most people would automatically associate ‘Independence Day’ as an American celebration, they might have to think again if they are going to attend the Dave Murphy, in association with Acourtier Events promoted ‘Independence Day’ extravaganza at York Hall, London on Friday 5th July, as whilst yes there will be Americans fighting on the bill, by far the largest contingent is going to be ...
    June 11, 2013 - Hot Boxing News

  • Survey shows texting while driving is still a problem among teens
    While more teens are using seat belts and driving with fewer friends in the car, texting and driving with other distractions is still a problem, according to a survey released by State Farm this week.
    June 17, 2013 - Tulsa World
  • STUDY: Doing shit while driving, other than driving, is dangerous
    According to a study conducted by JMB Insights engaging in activities performed while operating a vehicle that are not operating the vehicle resulted in an increased risk of accident. Juan Barnett, founder of JMB said, “Our results prove conclusively that performing any activity while driving that is not driving is dangerous. We recommend safety advocates, automakers and government officials ...
    June 17, 2013 - Jalopnik
  • Missouri teen drowns while jet skiing on lake on Father's Day
    HARRISONVILLE, Mo. -- The Cass County Sheriff’s Department says a 17-year-old Kingsville boy drowned while jet skiing on a private lake on Father’s Day. Deputies say Kalen Littlefield and another man were on the watercraft on the lake south of Harrisonville when the jet ski overturned. The man was able to survive but Littlefield did not resurface. Detectives said Littlefield was not a strong ...
    June 17, 2013 - KMOV St. Louis