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Man who says he helped dispose of Natalee Holloway is stabbed to death

A Florida man who came forward last year, claiming to have helped dispose of Natalee Holloway’s body, is now dead, according to police.<p>John …

Profiteers make a killing on Airbnb – and erode communities

The woman I spoke to last week lives with her husband in Edinburgh, “in the suburbs, but close enough to touristy things and wedding venues”. Their flat is one of nine in a “big subdivided house”, with a communal garden. “I moved here in the expectation that I’d live with eight other families I …

Hospitality

Demand for Lincoln's new Navigator SUV is so high that Ford is spending $25 million to upgrade the factory that builds it

Ford's new-generation Navigator luxury SUV is so popular that dealers can't keep it on the lot.<p>To address that situation, Ford announced Monday that it will add another $25 million to its investment in its Kentucky Truck Plant, where the Navigator is built alongside the Expedition SUV. The total …

Luxury Lifestyle

Trump Wants NSA Program Reauthorized But Won’t Tell Congress How Many Americans It Spies On

The White House wants Congress to reauthorize two of the NSA’s largest surveillance programs before they expire at the end of the year.<p>One of them …

This Scam Surpassed Identity Theft for the First Time Ever Last Year

More U.S. consumers complained about imposter scams than identity theft for the first time in 2016, as fraudsters relied more on the phone and less …

Apple sued over singer’s right of publicity in iPhone ad singing

No copyright, but can an artist's voice sustain a "right of publicity" case?<p>An iPhone ad featuring the Jamie xx song "I Know There's Gonna Be (Good …

Turtles

How drones are being used to make money in Southern California

Drones have captured the imagination of fun-loving Southern Californians of all ages, and their utility goes far beyond recreation. They also make …

On-demand drone insurance launches in the US

Drone accidents can be even more expensive than the drones themselves. However, giving your robotic flyer full insurance coverage might be overkill when you may only fly in short bursts every now and then. What to do? Verifly has an unusual answer: get insurance only when you need it. It's …

Judge invalidates warrant that let feds hack Tor-using child porn suspect

Massachusetts judge finds warrant issued by magistrate in Virginia was improper.<p>A federal judge in Massachusetts ruled Wednesday in favor of a man …

Privacy

British Airways flight hits possible drone during landing at Heathrow

Airbus A320 takes whack on the nose from UFO on final approach.<p>Police at London's Heathrow Airport are investigating a possible drone collision with …

Drones

Cryptaris: A Simulated Mission

An unknown threat is detected and the US Army needs your help. Decipher the clues and pass a series of complex challenges to prove you are the …

U.S. Army

The 22 books you should read before you quit your job to start a business

I was recently visited by a good friend I went to university with.<p>He's still in the field of architecture, and it was the first time we'd seen each other since I'd given up on the industry in favor of entrepreneurship.<p>During his visit we talked a lot about the Architecture industry as a whole, our …

DJI Matrice 100 quadcopter a developer system for next-gen aerial technology

The new quadcopter as well as a new collision-avoidance system, DJI Guidance, gives developers a platform to create solutions for.<p>DJI's Matrice 100 is more than just an aerial-photography platform.<p>Though DJI is best known for its flying cameras such as the Phantom line and Inspire 1 , the Matrice …

Drones

7 insights from the FAA’s former leader on drones

Jim Williams, who managed the FAA office to integrate drones into the U.S. airspace, retired last week. Before departing for a vacation of visiting ballparks with his family, Williams spoke Thursday at McKenna Long & Aldrige’s unmanned aircraft systems symposium in Washington, D.C. Now that he is …

Unmanned Aircraft

Texas man first to get transplanted skull, scalp, kidney and pancreas, doctors say

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man who suffered from a rare form of cancer has received a first-of-its-kind surgery, doctors in Texas said.<p>Doctors performed the surgery on James Boysen at Houston Methodist Hospital on May 22. It was noteworthy because Boysen got a skull and scalp transplant at the same time as kidney …

Medicine

Airware And DJI/Accel Launch Drone Investment Funds

Airware makes a flexible drone operating system. DJI makes the top consumer drones. But they need to bundle up with industry-specific hardware and software makers to sell whole commercial drone packages to big construction, oil, and insurance companies.<p>So by some cosmic coincidence, both are …

FAA Allows Some Drones to Roam Beyond the Pilot's Line of Sight

It's a big step toward drones delivering packages to your doorstep<p>This week, the FAA said it would for the first time allow some operators to use fly drones beyond their line of sight. It's a baby step, but a big one: This is the kind of attitude that will make major commercial use of UAVs, such as …

AirMap Is A Sky Atlas For Drone Users

An elegant solution to inelegant regulation<p>Bought a drone, and want to fly it legally, but have no idea where to do that? A new map created by drone hobbyists and enthusiasts aims to be an atlas, laying out the legal landscape for piloting unmanned vehicles. Called simply AirMap, the project is a …

Drones

How Drones Will Transform These 6 Industries

Once the government sets rules for commercial drone use in the U.S.—and it will, likely in the next year or two—business applications of drones will …

The Basic Rules You Should Follow When Flying a Drone

If you’re interested in flying UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles), there are some rules you should consider to avoid any run-ins with the law or anyone …

DJI introduces the Phantom 3, a 4K camera quadcopter for $1,249

Phantom update has a new remote, a new camera, a new app, and it's cheaper.<p>NEW YORK CITY—DJI just took the wraps off of its newest camera-equipped …

Drones

Here’s What Science Says About How You Can 'Dress for Success'

What you’re wearing definitely affects whether people follow your lead or do what you say.<p>Via 100 Things Every Presenter Needs to Know About …

Learn everything you need to know about personal finance from 11 simple sketches

New York Times columnist, author, and financial planner Carl Richards boils down his wisdom into black-and-white "napkin sketches" — little bits of insight that you could reproduce with a marker and a napkin.<p>Here, in honor of his newest book "The One-Page Financial Plan: A Simple Way to Be Smart …

Drone Photography Is About To Get Way Better

Danish camera maker Phase One Industrial has unveiled a new aerial camera that could help take drone photography to the next level.<p>The lightweight …

45 Ways the Drones Are Taking Over

Drones can fly to places where humans cannot reach and capture breathtaking footage, but that's far from the limit of their amazing abilities.<p>Drones can fly to places where humans cannot reach and capture breathtaking footage, but that's far from the limit of their amazing abilities. Watch unmanned …

Drones

I'm sorry to say I use almost every one of the '25 annoying phrases you should stop saying at work'

<b>25 annoying phrases you should stop saying at work</b><p>Naturally, I read the story.<p>And I learned that I use almost all of the 25 annoying phrases I'm supposed to stop saying at work.<p>I must also confess, though, that I don't find these phrases that annoying. I even like a lot of them.<p>"Thrown under the …

Holy shit snacks! Redditors find massive 'Archer' Easter egg

I'm not sure which is more impressive: the fact that the <i>Archer</i> series creators went through so much trouble to create such an elaborate Easter egg or the fact that someone was actually able to crack the multiple mind-bending puzzles needed to reveal it. And from the looks of things, we haven't even …

A 29-year-old invented a painless way to save money, and Google's buying into it

In fact, according to the Federal Reserve, 60% of Americans between the ages of 18 to 40 saved absolutely nothing in 2013. Last year, adults under 35 had a savings rate of negative 2%.<p>So why is this happening? Is it that hard to go to a bank and open an automatic savings or a CD account?<p>"The bank …

Applied psychology: How a waiter sizes you up at restaurants

In college, I got the privilege to study human behavior through dozens of different lenses: Human-computer interaction, group dynamics, trauma and …

Customer Service

These 36 questions can make you 'fall in love with anyone'

A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try?<p>The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.<p>The key? To ask someone the 36 questions below - and answer them yourself. Doing this, …

Relationships