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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 …

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. …

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 …

Surveillance

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 …

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 …