Linda Passaro

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The New Flipboard Gets Personal with Over 30,000 Topics to Follow

We’re on a quest to create the world’s best personal magazine, and today’s update—the third generation of Flipboard—builds on our core tenets. The …

Six banks fined more than $4 billion in currency probe

Six banks have agreed to pay $4.33 billion in fines to global regulators to resolve allegations that they attempted to manipulate foreign exchange rates.<p>Citibank (C), HSBC (HSBC), JPMorgan Chase (JPM), RBS (RBS)and UBS (UBS) will collectively pay $1.4 billion to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading …

First Look: Workshop Holborn Coffeebar

London’s Workshop Coffee Co. first opened its doors in 2011 as the European cousin to Australia’s St.Ali—sharing the same name. But in April 2012 the …

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23 Green Recipes for Earth Day

For Earth Day, we've rounded up 23 of our favorite recipes that are vividly, verdantly green.<p>It's Earth Day! In honor of Mother Nature, here are 23 recipes that are vividly, verdantly green.

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Henrik Fisker Designed This Motorcycle for the Lego Heir

We already knew Henrik Fisker can design gorgeous cars. The BMW Z8, the Aston Martin DB9 and V8 Vantage and, of course, the dearly departed Karma …

A GoPro Drone Is the Most Beautiful Way to Watch Fireworks

Flying high above the ground with a GoPro-equipped drone will give you the best seats in the house — hands down — during a fireworks show.<p>A …

Is your Internet sluggish? Most broadband providers slower than advertised

Does it take forever to load a webpage, or do you find that watching Netflix can be a painful experience?<p>If your answer is “yes,” you aren’t …

Start menu to return to Windows 8.1 in an update this fall, says Russian leaker

Wzor, the Russian leaker that dished out a slew of information about Windows 8.1 Update 1 that turned out to be accurate prior to its release, has …

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Choosing a Social Media Platform

Released about a year ago, the Choosing The Most Effective Social Media Platforms infographic was published by Edge Media and designed by …

MockIt updated with new Face Fun sticker pack and bug fixes

• Added - Face Fun sticker pack<br>• Fixed - Lag when opening Photo Frame section<br>• Improved - Help resources performance<br>• Improved - Sticker controls have been …

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Logitech announces an even thinner Ultrathin keyboard cover for iPad, three new case designs

Logitech is introducing three new products for iPad users including a new lineup of protective cases and an updated version of its Ultrathin keyboard cover for iPad Air and iPad mini.<p>The new Logitech Ultrathin keyboard cover (pictured above) introduces a thinner and lighter design at 6.4 mm thick …

Get Eco-Friendly On Earth Day With These Green Apps

Becoming ecologically friendly is not as complicated as one may think. One easy way to go green is with the help of some great apps to educate you in …

AT&T eyes high-speed Internet in 100 cities

AT&T has announced a plan that could see high-speed fiber Internet networks rolled out in as many as 100 cities in 21 metro regions throughout the United States.<p>It's a move that puts the telecommunications company in a head-to-head battle with Google, which has begun its own charge to dramatically …

#flipshopping: Spring Fever

Inside Flipboard / March 21, 2014<p>Spring is finally here, and for those who’ve dealt with a frigid winter, the warm weather can’t come soon enough. …

One Year and Seven Million Flipboard Magazines Later, Find One Just for You

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2014<p>One year ago, we unveiled Flipboard 2.0 — the version of Flipboard that enabled anyone to collect and share their …

This Just In

Inside Flipboard / March 31, 2014<p>The Associated Press has always worked at the intersection of tech and journalism. It started as a pony express …

The Week in Review: Renaissance Television

Inside Flipboard / April 5, 2014<p>Couch potatoes, rejoice (be sure to stretch first): TV’s here to stay. Our changing media habits haven’t traded depth …

25 Creative Packaging Designs That Practically Sell Themselves

We often consider the products we use and their packaging to be two separate things – the product is the thing we want, and its packaging is a piece …

Nest Learning Thermostat now available on Google Play

With a $3.2 billion hole to fill, Google's opened up yet another avenue for you to acquire Nest. The company's smart thermostat can now be had via Google Play, available for the standard retail price of $249. The Protect smoke detector is currently off the market following a bug that popped up …

3 new L.A. hotels make Conde Nast's Hot List of 33 best in the world

Los Angeles hotels, you're the best. Conde Nast Traveler editors selected three SoCal sites — the Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, Palihouse Santa Monica and the Line in Koreatown — for its 2014 Hot List of the 33 best new hotels in the world.<p>Ace Hotel, the reimagined 1927 United Artists …

LG's next smartwatch will include a screen that never turns off

LG's next smartwatch, the G Watch, looks to stand out from its peers by coming with a display that is always turned on.<p>The company unveiled the "always-on" feature this week with the launch of a new website that provides information for the LG G Watch, which was announced a month ago.<p>The …

Stocks close higher as more earnings roll in

The stock market is notching its sixth gain in a row as more U.S. companies report solid earnings.<p>It's the longest winning streak since September.<p>Netflix rose 7 percent after the online video streaming service said its first-quarter earnings soared.<p>Harley-Davidson jumped 6 percent after the company …

Amazon's smartphone to be controlled with tilt gestures, report says

Amazon.com is rumored to be working on a smartphone that will go on sale later this year, and a report said Tuesday that users will be able to control the gadget by simply tilting it around in different directions.<p>The rumored device is expected to include four low-power infrared cameras on its …

Separate attacks in Pakistan kill nine

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Journalists Kicked Out Of Al Jazeera Trial In Egypt

The trial of three Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt resumed on Tuesday, as their supporters grew more frustrated over the journalists' continued detention.<p>Peter Greste, Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed appeared in court for the sixth time since they were arrested in December. They are facing charges …

US weighs curbing deportations

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally but don't have serious criminal records could be shielded from deportation under a policy change being weighed by Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson.<p>The change, if adopted following a review ordered by President …

Washington landslide: Obama vows government 'is not going anywhere'

Calling their grit, resiliency and sense of community an inspiration to all Americans, President Barack Obama promised Tuesday that those impacted by last month's deadly landslide in Washington won't be forgotten -- least of all by the federal government.<p>Speaking in Oso, a small community about 60 …