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‘Super Mario Run’ Losing Steam, Money Due To Hefty $9.99 Price Tag

It has been less than two weeks since Nintendo Co., Ltd. unleashed “Super Mario Run” upon the mobile gaming world, and while the app broke numerous …

Spectacularity—While it lasts

Human Journey<p>The high Arctic is—well, it’s cold. It’s the Arctic after all. And we are very far north. Far north of Iceland, way up at 78º N and way north of Norway, in the waters around an astonishing group of rock-and-ice islands known as Svalbard.<p>Greenpeace has invited me to join them for a …

The way we get around is about to change | The new new economy

Google's pleasingly anthropomorphic self-driving car. (Google)<p>Just what socioeconomic changes autonomous vehicles might bring about is anyone's guess. They would destroy thousands of jobs (think of everyone who drives for a living, including truck drivers). But they would also open up mobility to …

Oregon town seeks solutions to droves of fearless deer

PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - A town in southern Oregon will hold a public meeting to discuss how to deal with droves of fearless deer that wander the streets, occasionally acting aggressively toward residents, state wildlife officials said on Tuesday.<p>The "Deer Summit 2015" will be chaired on …

Hunting

AT&T announces it will match Google Fiber's price and speed in Kansas City

The rollout mirrors increased competition in several cities where Google is offering internet service<p>At midnight this past Sunday, AT&T announced it would be bringing its Gigapower internet service to Kansas City, offering to match exactly the price and speed offered by Google Fiber. For $70 per …

Google Fiber

Two Massive Lakes Under the Greenland Ice Sheet Drained Away in Weeks

Two lakes underneath the ice in Greenland that previously held billions of gallons of water were rapidly drained, probably in a matter of weeks, …

Global Warming

Italian President Steps Down, Citing Age and ‘Fatigue’

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Europe

Add-on lets your Chromebook run Linux in a window

You can already run a conventional operating system like Linux on your Chromebook if you're the determined sort, but it's not really convenient... not unless you like hopping between virtual terminals, anyway. However, there's now a relatively simple way to juggle between Chrome OS and Linux. If …