Sandy Hufford

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The Week in Review: Endless Summer

Inside Flipboard / May 30, 2014<p>Summer unofficially kicked off last Monday (at least here in the U.S.) and with it came a surf-sized wave of articles …

California's drought getting even worse, experts say

California's drought conditionshave worsened over the past week with the percentage of the state suffering from the highest category increasing, theNational Weather Servicesaid Thursday.<p>"Exceptional" drought conditions have spread in Central California since a week ago, weather officials said. …

Rio rescuers searching for body of drowned American man

Rescuers are searching for the body of a 20-year-old American who drowned in rough waters off the coast of a beach in Rio de Janeiro state.<p>The firefighter overseeing the rescue operation said the American, Richard Fu, appears to have ignored red flags indicating the waters off Arraial do Cabo's …

Friday Poll: Will you buy an Amazon Fire Phone?

Apple's iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy probably aren't shaking in their boots after the much-anticipated announcement of Amazon's smartphone, dubbed the Fire Phone . The new kid on the phone block sports some high-end specs and interesting features (3D images and maps), but it faces a battle to make …

James Martin

Why The New York Times and The Washington Post (and Mozilla) are building an audience engagement platform together

There’s no easy fix for comments, which is why Knight’s spending $4 million on software they hope can fit any newsroom’s needs: “It should be a bunch of parts that you can assemble and reassemble.”<p>Both excitement and skepticism surrounded Thursday’s announcement that Knight has invested $3.89 …