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Puerto Rico Is Burning Its Dead, And We May Never Know How Many People The Hurricane Really Killed

People whose bodies are cremated are largely not being counted in the official death toll. The government says it’s the fault of funeral directors, while funeral directors say they’ve received no guidance from the government.<p>AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico — Funeral home and crematorium directors are being …

Puerto Rico Struggles to Recover After Hurricane: Pictures

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Switch plays to Nintendo's strengths: handhelds, weird controllers, and 30-somethings

The trailer for Nintendo's new Switch console plays like a <i>Mission Impossible</i> heist. Just when you think Tom Cruise is stumped, his gadget does one more weird trick to save the day.<p><i>Dog needs to go outside?</i><p>No problem, just take apart your modular controller and snap the pieces onto the sides of the …

The Surface Studio Story: How Microsoft Reimagined The Desktop PC For Creativity

A 28-inch screen, a very special hinge, and a new type of input device add up to an experience conceived with artists and designers in mind.<p>“Lean on it!”<p>Panos Panay, Microsoft’s hardware chief, is gesturing toward the company’s newest Surface device. Confused, I ask him what he means. “Lean on …

What We Can Expect from Game of Thrones Season 7

A handy guide on where all your favorite characters are headed.<p><i>This post contains frank discussion of Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 10, “The Winds of Winter.” If you are not caught up with the season finale, now is the time to leave.</i><p>There was a myth hovering around <i>Game of Thrones</i> this season …

Satya Nadella's rules for AI are more boring (and relevant) than Asimov's Three Laws

Isaac Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics (technically four) have been a stalwart of science fiction for decades. With recent advances in artificial intelligence, though, computer scientists and tech companies are beginning to seriously consider the rules we actually need to protect ourselves from …

'Nobody Is Immune': Bracing For Zika's First Summer In The U.S.

The mosquito-borne Zika epidemic is headed for its first summer in the United States. <i>New York Times</i> reporter Donald G. McNeil Jr. tells <i>Fresh Air</i>'s Terry Gross that if the virus is ever going to hit hard in the U.S., 2016 will be the year.<p>"No one in the population has had the disease before, so …

The Internet Without Connection, Free Endless OS For Emerging Markets

There are four billion people on the planet without PCs or access to affordable personal computers. That figure should surely be tempered with some contextualization i.e. not everybody actually wants to have an Internet connection and many traditional, native or bucolic ways of live do still exist …

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Taking the headphone jack off phones is user-hostile and stupid

Another day, another rumor that Apple is going to ditch the headphone jack on the next iPhone in favor of sending out audio over Lightning. Or …

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: Windows 10 is a service, not an operating system

If you want to get a sense of how Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella sees the future of his company, there may be no better source than his remarks to …

The Legend of Zelda is the biggest game at E3 because it finally changed

It’s not really accurate to describe Nintendo’s E3 2016 show floor presence as a booth — it’s more of a shrine. And that shrine is dedicated almost entirely to one thing: the upcoming <i>Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, which is launching on both the Wii U and NX some time next year. This year’s …

iOS 10: Your iPhone is getting a major update TODAY – here's five things we want to see

If you own an iPhone you’re about to discover what new features it will be getting later this year.<p>Apple’s developers conference will open its doors …

Knowledge Porn: On Helen DeWitt’s 'The Last Samurai'

<b>1.</b><br>My friend and I have created this running joke about a blockbuster movie in which the hero — a slothful young man with a mysteriously absent father …

Star Wars and Star Trek Will Change What You Think You Know About Economics

<i>The World According to Star Wars</i>By Cass R. Sunstein<p>Cass Sunstein makes it clear upfront that he is nothing short of a Star Wars fanatic. In his …

5 Ways Gifted Students Learn Differently

What distinguishes gifted children from other children? This question has been under debate for some time. However, as educators, understanding how …

3 Things That Will Always Rob You of Reaching Your Full Potential

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Working to get better every day of our lives and striving to reach our full potential should be a major life goal for us all. Whether it’s complacency, the fear of failure, bad habits and plenty other factors that come into play as to why …

Found: planet the size of Jupiter orbiting two Sun-like stars

Researchers using data from NASA’s Kepler space telescope have spotted the largest planet yet orbiting a two-star system. The planet — dubbed Kepler-1647b — is basically the same size as Jupiter in terms of its radius and mass. The stars it orbits are also somewhat similar to our star: one is a bit …

This Redesigned Bookstore (Without Any Books) Is the Smartest Thing You'll See Today

The classic Parisian bookstore Les Puf now houses a machine that prints your book in the same amount of time it takes to drink a coffee.<p>Remember the days when you'd go to a bookstore to lounge around? Check out a few books or magazines, sit down in one of those comfortable chairs, maybe have a …

The Best Time-Management Tool You'll Ever Use

Forget all those fancy apps or hiring an assistant. The easiest way to free up more time is staring at you right in the face.<p>For those who have been following my saga on Facebook, you know I recently threw my back out.<p>I did the same thing back in 2012 when I was burning both ends of the candle, so …