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Where to Stay (and What to Eat) in Maui’s Upcountry

A verdant expanse of misty hills punctuated with tiny, preserved-in-amber towns, Central Maui goes largely ignored by sunbathers and surfers congregating on the island’s southern towns of Wailea, Lahaina and Kapalua. Sitting as high as 3,600 feet, Upcountry, as this 200-square-mile area by …

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Study Finds Buying Brewers New Spring Training Park Will Lose Money, So Town Buries Study And Commissions Friendlier One

The Brewers want a new spring training park. Gilbert, Ariz., would like to give it to them. The stadium would cost $90 million; the Brewers offered …

Basketball town to ghost town: The story of Northfork

In the 1970's and 1980's, one basketball team changed the outlook of one West Virginia town. The Northfork Blue Demons made history and their coach …

KISS’ Paul Stanley Mourns Doctor Who Reconstructed His Missing Ear – Variety

KISS frontman Paul Stanley is mourning the death of a man who played a pivotal part in shaping the sound of his band and ensuring a long career for …

New Hampshire

How To Catch A Hacker

Russia’s cyberwarfare operations are built on the back of their cybercriminal networks. Can the US and its allies take them down?

This is where your smartphone battery begins

The cobalt price was falling, even as battery demand shot up. The price of lithium, another key battery material, was skyrocketing.<p>“It got so clear that artisanal mining was taking a big place in the supply chain,” Vandeputte said, adding that Umicore buys only from industrial mines, including …

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How Mark Zuckerberg Led Facebook’s War to Crush Google Plus

In Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg built not just a business, but a company culture with the fervor of a messianic sect. So, in June 2011, when Google launched Google Plus, Zuckerberg put his company into lockdown. In an adaption from his new book on Silicon Valley, former Facebook employee Antonio …

Day 1: Jeffrey Snover on Thriving through the Transition | TechNet VC 2016

<b>Jeffrey Snover</b>- <i>Technical Fellow, Enterprise Cloud Group</i>Jeffrey Snover is a Technical Fellow at Microsoft and the Lead Architect for the Enterprise …

Space Ace in Orbit: Ace Frehley (The Interview)

When you think about the greats in music, whether you’re name-checking <b>Elvis Presley</b>, <b>The Beatles</b>, <b>The Who</b>, <b>Stevie Wonder</b> or <b>Bruce Springsteen</b>, each of …

Broadband Data Caps Pressure ‘Cord Cutters’

Monthly limits by home Internet providers like Comcast and AT&T force people who stream Netflix or Sling TV to ration Web use<p>Rodger Rice spends several hours a day—10 hours some days off—streaming movies and television shows from Amazon.com and Netflix over the Internet.<p>But at a point each month …

Tech on the Tracks

The railroad industry increasingly resembles Silicon Valley rather than the iconic black-and-white images of days gone by.<p>Despite a recent report from the Federal Communications Commission that shows that 34 million Americans lack access to fixed (wired) high-speed Internet access, most experts …

How Facebook Squashed Twitter

The idea of a “smartphone” that could connect to the Internet and run applications was around long before 2007; Apple, though, was the first to put …

Social Media

A Secret Catalogue of Government Gear for Spying on Your Cellphone

THE INTERCEPT HAS OBTAINED a secret, internal U.S. government catalogue of dozens of cellphone surveillance devices used by the military and by …

Here's how 170-year-old beer maker Pabst is using predictive analytics to reinvent itself

The 170-year-old beer maker may have started selling beer in the 19th century, but it hasn't remained stuck in the past.<p>Under the guidance of modern leadership, the company started using high-tech analytics in 2013 to track sales, define new business approaches, and beat the competition.<p>Business …

Keith Richards Announces New Solo LP 'Crosseyed Heart'

The Rolling Stones may be wrapping up their Zip Code tour next week, but Keith Richards doesn't plan on gathering moss: The guitarist will release</i> …

Ace Frehley Goes Hollywood: The Kiss Guitar Great Talks Detroit Rock City + His Favorite Films

Get sci-fi recs from the Spaceman himself.<p>As a member of <b>Kiss</b>, Ace Frehley co-starred in the high-camp NBC TV-movie <i>Kiss Meets the Phantom of the Park</i> …

Video Tour: Google Data Center in South Carolina

Providing a rare look inside its data center operations, <b>Google</b> recently posted a video describing its data center in Berkeley County, South Carolina, …

DRONES & ROBOTICS WORLD 2017 on Flipboard

By Cornucopia | Drones and Robots now and in the future<p>DroneShield is keeping hostile UAVs away from NASCAR events<p>If you were hoping to get some …

West Virginia AD Oliver Luck resigns, joins NCAA

Influential West Virginia athletic director Oliver Luck has resigned to take a position with the NCAA, the organization announced Wednesday.<p>West …

Buttermilk Pie from Uncle Mick's in Pratville AL

And dinner is served here

Dinner is shown here

Dinner is shown here