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At Facebook, Median Pay Tops $240,000

Mark Zuckerberg had a $1 base salary last year but his total compensation value increased as security and travel costs rose<p>Facebook Inc. employees earned a median pay package of more than $240,000 last year while Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg’s total compensation was more than $8.8 million, …

Mark Zuckerberg

The gigantic sum Facebook pays for Mark Zuckerberg’s personal security

At the end of a critical week for Facebook, one that included more than 10 hours of testimony on Capitol Hill by CEO Mark Zuckerberg about issues such as user privacy and data security, the company disclosed what it spent on a different kind of security: for its chief executive.<p>In a document filed …

Silicon Valley

Sweden built the world’s first stretch of electric road

Free to roam<p>Charging ports be damned. The world’s first electric road is now open in Sweden. The road stretches for 1.2 miles between Stockholm and Arlanda Airport and charges vehicles as they move.<p>The small piece of road, which reportedly cost more than $1 million per kilometer to build, runs via …

Roads

This Tokyo apartment building is a concrete jungle

Concrete jungle where dreams are made of<p>It’s almost hard to believe that this M.C. Escher-like residential building in Tokyo is actually real. Designed by local architect Akihisa Hirata, “Tree-ness House,” as it’s dubbed, rises on a narrow but deep site in the district of Otsuka, reaching upward …

Architecture

Condemned Fremont home sells for $1.23 million: 'The buyer bought the dirt'

Despite the holes in the roof and the mildew on the ceiling, a condemned home in Fremont, Calif., sold for $1.23 million last month.<p>The listing for the property at 3239 Bruce Dr. warned potential buyers, "Enter at your own RISK."<p>"The buyer was really buying the dirt to build a new home," says …

Real Estate

This stuff could rebuild teeth and cure cavities - Futurity

Imagine using an over-the-counter product to take care of your cavities. New research suggests that could be possible with a new way to rebuild …

Dental Care

If You Thought Quantum Mechanics Was Weird, Check Out Entangled Time

Where the future influences the past.<p>In the summer of 1935, the physicists Albert Einstein and Erwin Schrödinger engaged in a rich, multifaceted and …

Quantum Mechanics

Homebuyers face ‘most competitive market in recorded history’

Low inventory, demographic shifts, and rising prices will cause frustration this spring and summer<p>Rising real estate costs, demographics shifts, and low inventory have hamstrung homebuyers for years. But according to Danielle Hale, chief economist for Realtor.com, this spring buying season may …

Real Estate

Here's an exclusive first taste of Austin's anticipated new restaurant that's all about beer

Quick, what food do you picture eating with a cold pint of beer? Chances are the mental image you conjured is some combination of sausage, burgers, …

Texas

This is officially the most Instagrammable hotel in the world

Yet another reason to book a trip to the Maldives.<p><b>Anantara Kihavah in the Maldives has been named the most Instagrammable hotel in the world.</b><p>As decided by <i>Luxury Travel Advisor</i> – the insider’s publication for travel and tourism operatives – the inaugural contest saw 121,000 votes cast online, with …

Luxury Lifestyle

Microsoft built its own custom Linux kernel for its new IoT service

At a small press event in San Francisco, Microsoft today announced the launch of a secure end-to-end IoT product that focuses on microcontroller-based devices — the kind of devices that use tiny and relatively low-powered microcontrollers (MCUs) for basic control or connectivity features. …

Linux

Data Breach Fails To Slow Facebook Demand, Advertisers Boost Spending 62% In Q1

Despite the fallout surrounding Cambridge Analytica’s breach the personal data of 87 million Facebook users, the “social network” was not impacted in …

Advertising Industry

23 "Office" Quotes From Meredith That Will Always Be Hilarious

"Meredith, your boob is out."

Love

DIY camper van cost just $18K to build

How one couple is living the #VanLife dream<p>It’s a story that’s engrained in #VanLife lore: Dreaming of something different, an outdoorsy couple quits two successful engineering jobs and sells their house—with nearly everything in it. They build their own DIY camper van and embark on a non-stop …

RVs

6 of the most romantic restaurants in the world

La Sponda – Positano, Italy<p>Enchanting is the word that comes to mind. As you step inside, you will be immersed in a romantic setting, lit up by 400 …

France

The 10 best restaurants where every Austinite should dine in 2018

Truth be told, the 10 nominees for the Tastemaker Award for Restaurant of the Year need no introduction. They have been constantly heralded by the …

Texas

FlightGear - An Amazing Desktop Flight Simulator for Ubuntu Linux (v2018.1)

FlightGear is one of the best free and open source desktop flight simulator available in the market. This simulation software supports all the major …

Linux

2 Founders of $32 Million Centra Virtual Currency Project Are Arrested

SAN FRANCISCO — Federal authorities have arrested two founders of a virtual currency that raised $32 million from investors last year and won an endorsement from the boxer Floyd Mayweather.<p>The co-founders of the Centra virtual currency, Sam Sharma and Robert Farkas, were arrested on Sunday, a day …

Cryptocurrency

‘Millionaire Matchmaker’ contestant accused of rape ran ‘house of horrors’: cops

Police are urging more victims to come forward about a former “Millionaire Matchmaker” contestant accused of running a “house of horrors” where he’d …

Crime

Here are the five things I learned installing a smart mirror

I recently received a review unit of the Embrace Smart Mirror. It’s essentially a 24-inch Android tablet mounted behind a roughly 40-inch mirror. It works well when third-party software is installed. Here’s what I learned.<p><b>It’s impossible to get a good photo of the smart mirror</b><p>I tried a tripod, a …

Android News

Last 'A Quiet Place' Trailer Is Creepy and Intense, Even With Minimal Dialogue

Your wait for "A Quiet Place" is almost over, but in the meantime, there's one more trailer.<p>Paramount Pictures gave us the film's final trailer Monday, ahead of the the horror flick's debut on Thursday. The preview offers another look stars Emily Blunt and John Krasinski -- two actors who are …

Horror

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Is Leading A Heartfelt Conversation About Depression

<i>Ballers</i> star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is opening up about a topic very personal to him: his battle with depression.<p>The <i>Baywatch</i> actor got candid with …

Mental Health

San Francisco becomes largest U.S. city to ban fur sales

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco supervisors voted unanimously to ban the sale of fur, further burnishing the city’s animal-loving credentials as it becomes the largest U.S. city to approve the prohibition.<p>Animal welfare advocates around the world cheered news of Tuesday’s vote, applauding the city …

San Francisco

'Parks and Rec' cast march together against gun violence

Cast members from the television show "Parks and Recreation" marched together against gun violence on Saturday.<p>Actor Natalie Morales posted the photo …

Guns

21 Pictures You Can Hear If You're 24-34, Even Though You Haven't Heard Them In Years

It's weird how your brain records EVERYTHING.

Music Videos

Decades Ago, Roseanne Got the Working Class Right. Can It Do the Same in the Age of Trump?

In its first run, Roseanne turned tired stereotypes about blue-collar families on their heads. Now, the show’s ABC revival might lead to another tipping point—if tricky politics don’t muck things up.<p>In 1988, Dan Conner made a promise to his wife, Roseanne. “Just think: when you and I are retired, …

Comedy

These 5 free Austin-area day hikes are perfect for every climber

Part of the magic of living in Austin is you're never very far from nature. Experts have long touted the health benefits of spending time outdoors, …

Hiking

6 totally unusual roadside attractions on your way to West Texas

When it comes to traveling out to West Texas, chances are you're destined for famous spots like Marfa, the McDonald Observatory, and Guadalupe …

Travel

Domain-style project on East Riverside could be Austin's next downtown

A Domain-style development encompassing well over 5 million square feet is germinating in Southeast Austin, with plans for thousands of apartments, …

Texas

Netflix’s ‘Requiem’ Is The Creepiest Show Since ‘Dark’

<i>Requiem</i> is some high class Stephen King shit. I mean that in the best way possible. Netflix‘s latest original series is scary and creepy and a …

Horror