set aside :
- v give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause
- v make inoperative or stop
News & Articles
- Engadget Podcast 348: E3 and WWDC wrap-up - 06.15.13
E3 and WWDC are complete, so we set aside an hour to highlight the big announcements from both events in this week's episode of the podcast. Tim joins the same club as our Senior HD editor, Richard Lawler, by reserving both the Xbox One and PS4, while Brian and Peter wonder what a world with "NintenDroid" and Mario on iOS would be like. Don't delay -- drag your pointer down below to hear it all ...
June 15, 2013 - Engadget
- Legislators Introduce Bill To Stop Set Top Boxes From Watching You
An anonymous reader writes "For a few years now, we've been hearing about TV-related devices that have built-in cameras and microphones. Their stated purpose is to monitor consumers and gather data — often to target advertising. (We'll set aside any unstated purposes — the uses they tell us about are bad enough.) Now, two members of the U.S. House of Representatives have submitted legislation to ...
June 15, 2013 - Slashdot
- Texas sets aside $5 million to sue us over water
Texas has set aside $5 million to pay for its lawsuit against New Mexico over Rio Grande water. Kate Galbraith reports: Suing neighbors over water can be expensive. A paragraph... Read more »
June 12, 2013 - Albuquerque Journal