Caty

12 Added | 3 Magazines | @Caty58fh | Keep up with Caty on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Caty”

Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks: Enter the Slasher House

Harmony-happy Panda Bear has always been Animal Collective's solo star, but now it's yelpy co-founder Avey Tare's time to shine. Slasher Flicks, his …

Construction

Liars: Mess

This globe-trotting trio have an uncommonly diverse dossier: over seven albums, Liars have ranged from dance-punk chants to prog gloom to primal-rock …

Electronic Music

Shut Up and Drill: Why Fracking Could End the Age of Gas Price Spikes

Drivers of the world, rejoice: The technology behind the natural gas revolution could give us a more flexible and dependable source of gasoline<p>REUTERS<p>For decades, a specter has haunted the U.S. economy: the specter of surging gas prices. From the malaise years of the 1970s to the early 21st century …

The Astonishing Decline of Homelessness in America

Homelessness

Middle-Out Mobility

Endnotes and citations are available in the PDF and Scribd versions.<p>Areas with large middle classes enjoy far more economic mobility than areas with …

A New Type of Growing City

Has Being a Young Adult Always Been a Financial Nightmare?

Young people have never had it easy, but they have certainly had it better.<p>Young adulthood has always been financially perilous. But is it more perilous today than in the past? That question has come my way a fair number of times, ever since I shared a bit of new research showing that roughly a …

Why You Might Buy Electricity From Elon Musk Some Day

In California, homeowners are pulling the plug on their utilities by storing solar electricity in Tesla batteries.<p>At first glance, there’s nothing particularly Jetsons-like about Marco Krapels’ 1940s-era home in a prosperous suburb that lies in the shadow of Mount Tamalpais in Marin County, …

If You Really Care About Ending Poverty, Stop Talking About Inequality

Don’t mind the rich-poor gap. Statistical analysis shows three factors—overall income growth, marriages, and local government spending—matter most for poorer children chasing the American Dream.<p>Economic inequality is the “defining challenge of our time,” President Barack Obama declared in a speech …

Apple Reportedly Targeting Q3 2014 Launch for iWatch

An alleged bill of materials for Apple's upcoming iWatch has surfaced, with supply chain sources indicating that the product will launch in the third quarter of this year, reports Taiwan's <i>Economic Daily News</i> [Google Translation] (via <i>Digitimes</i>).<p>iWatch concept by Todd Hamilton, based on the Nike …