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New York City has a secret subway line with antique cars — here's what it's like to ride it

The New York City subway system is one of the most fascinating curiosities in a city full of mysteries. Miles of underground track shrouded in darkness, littered with abandoned stations and secret passageways — it's a common object of desire for the urban explorers among us.<p>And, occasionally, New …

Orlando Nightclub Attack Was Deadliest Mass Shooting in U.S. History

Phelan M. Ebenhack—AP<p>Carlo Allegri—Reuters<p>Steve Nesius—Reuters<p>Christopher Morris—VII for TIME<p>David Goldman—AP<p>Christopher Morris—VII for …

Why Tim Cook is Steve Ballmer

What happens to a company when a visionary CEO is gone? Most often, innovation dies and the company coasts for years on momentum and its brand. Rarely does it regain its former glory.<p>Here’s why.<p>Microsoft entered the 21st century as <i>the</i> dominant software provider for anyone who interacted with a …

32GB iPhone 7 significantly slower than more expensive versions, tests show

Testing shows 32GB iPhone 7 is slower and Intel-based iPhone 7 Plus has worse signal than 128 or 256GB versions<p>Not all iPhone 7s are born equally, according to new tests, which appear to show the cheapest, 32GB versions are significantly slower than the more expensive 128 or 256GB versions and that …

IPhone 7

Uber researches vertical-takeoff planes for city rides

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's your Uber ride arriving to take you to work.<p>Uber is researching how to offer customers short-haul flights on vertical-takeoff aircraft in future, the ride-hailing company's Product Head Jeff Holden told a a Recode reporter on stage at the Nantucket Conference …

Why I’ll Never Buy Another iPhone

I even wrote this article on a Samsung Galaxy.<p>I’ve been an iPhone guy for years. Probably the last time I didn’t own an iPhone, I had a flip phone. I’ve held many Android phones in my hand, and I’ve been tempted to switch but the simplicity and familiarity of the iPhone always lured me back. No …

3 Oil Stocks That Could Rocket if Crude Keeps Rising

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Crude's dive into the $20s earlier this year exposed a big problem for a trio of Canadian oil producers. At less than $50 a barrel, <b>Penn West Petroleum</b> , <b>Baytex Energy</b> , and <b>Pengrowth Energy</b> do not make enough money to sustain their operations. So with crude slumping well …

There's a simple reason why the Fed is 'Dow dependent'

It's hard to take the Fed at their word and believe they are truly "data-dependent." The data has made the case for a normalization of interest rate policy for a very long time now.<p>If it's not the data that relates to their dual mandate, then what is the Fed really watching?<p>Over the past eight …

ForcePhone software makes any mobile device pressure sensitive

It's like Apple's Force Touch but at 18kHz. So, basically, sonar.<p>A team from the University of Michigan have developed a novel means of giving any mobile device the same sort of force-sensitive capabilities found on Apple's flagship iPhone 6s. Dubbed ForcePhone, the software leverages two features …

University of Michigan

Watch Adele forget her own lyrics during gig

'Should I sing the right words?' singer asks crowd<p>Adele appeared to forget her own lyrics at a recent live show, with the incident caught on …

Adele

Mars is emerging from an ice age that ended about 400,000 years ago

Climate change affects the Red Planet as well<p>Mars is emerging from an ice age, according to a new study. Studying the Martian climate and how it changes over time can help scientists better plan future missions to Mars and even understand climate change here on Earth, the study authors say.<p>Models …

This Mind-Blowing Theory About Dark Matter Will Make You See Space Differently

Dark matter and the nature of black holes are two of the biggest mysteries in astrophysics, and now a new theory has linked the two together: Dark …

Dark Matter

Android device performance lags behind Apple

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Android smartphones suffer from a significantly higher number of failure rates than iOS devices, according to a new report from Blancco Technology Group.<p>In the first …

Hero Dog Bitten Three Times While Protecting Florida Girl from Rattlesnake

Meet Haus the German shepherd – and rescue dog.<p>Haus paid his owners back for adopting him from a shelter by stepping in when their daughter was …

Dead could be brought 'back to life' in groundbreaking project

A groundbreaking trial to see if it is possible to regenerate the brains of dead people, has won approval from health watchdogs.<p>Indian specialist Dr Himanshu Bansal, working with Biotech companies Revita Life Sciences and Bioquark Inc, has been granted ethical permission to recruit 20 patients who …

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Chef John's Boston Cream Pie Recipe

"This is my quick and easy version of Boston's Parker House Hotel's famous cake."<p>Ingredients<p>cooking spray<p>1 (18.25 ounce) package yellow cake mix<p>3 eggs<p>…