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The bottom line: Our quick verdict on the HP Chromebook 13

Until recently, if you wanted a Chromebook, you had two distinct choices: splurge on a Pixel, or settle for something cheap and pokey. Lately, though, we've seen a few entries that aim to do something different: offer better design and performance for just a modest premium. The latest is the HP …

Classic Penguin sci-fi covers from the 1970s by David Pelham

<i>Night of Light by Philip José Farmer</i> <br>David Pelham was art director for Penguin Books during the 1970s and was responsible for a great many arresting …

Science Fiction

Turn An Old T-Shirt Into A DIY Cat Tent

If you have an old t-shirt and a few wire hangers around the house, you have everything you need to make this tent for your cat in about ten minutes. …

DIY

Only Edward Snowden Can Save James Bond

James Bond is doomed. But his undoing will not come from the Special Executive for Counterintelligence, Terrorism, Revenge and Extortion, or Ernst …

Public Pensions Invest Big in Blackstone Rentals

Housing rights activists on both sides of the Atlantic rallied this week against the Blackstone Group, a private-equity firm that has become a major landlord in the wake of the foreclosure crisis.<p>Protesters in Spain as well as U.S. cities such as New York and Atlanta demanded on Wednesday that the …

Real Estate

The Teflon Toxin Goes to Court

DUPONT WENT TO COURT this week, defending its use of C8, the chemical that spread from the company’s Parkersburg, West Virginia, plant into the …

Class Action