Stacey Higginbotham / Fortune:Alarm.com, a security and home automation cloud service provider with 2.3M customers, files for $75M IPO — Alarm.com files to raise $75 million through initial public offering
Juliette Garside / Guardian:Philip Zimmermann moves his mobile encryption startup Silent Circle from US to Switzerland to avoid surveillance — Philip Zimmermann: king of encryption reveals his fears for privacy
Mark Scott / New York Times:Amazon to stop funneling Europe sales through Luxembourg amid pressure from regulators, increasing its tax burden — Amazon to Stop Funneling European Sales Through Low-Tax Haven — In the continuing
Benjamin Wallace-Wells / New York Magazine:Four years after ‘Jeopardy’ win, IBMs Watson program has seen applications in 75 industries including finance, healthcare, molecular biology — How Afraid of Watson the
A must read article to take in the landsacpe of the current U.S. - Iran - Iraq tripartite.Excerpt:Most remarkable, according to the Iraqi and Western officials, were the two conditions that Suleimani imposed on the Iraqis. The first was that
The GOP have their Super Clown Car Machine ready for 2016 minus Mitt Romney and Mormon, Inc. Looks like Hillary will be the next in Line on the Liberal Side. Bernie says he wants to run, but an Independent turned
In a growing controversy over media rights in Turkey ahead of June 7 legislative polls, Erdogan blasted an impolite editorial in the New York Times last week which he said literally gave orders to the United States.As a newspaper, you
Memorial Day and Veterans Day often get equated, but there is an essential distinction between the two. Veterans Day honors all who have served the American military in wars. Memorial Day honors those whove perished. Its an annual reminder that
In 2007, two PETA employees were tried for animal cruelty and littering in North Carolina after they were caught in a late night stakeout dumping the bodies of dead dogs and cats in a dumpster. Evidence presented during the trial
Economist Bruce Bartlett, a former adviser to both Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, warned over the weekend that Fox News had damaged the Republican Party by creating a bubble for conservatives to brainwash themselves.In his paper How Fox
The Marianne of Gothenburg, which left its home port on May 10, is the first of at least three vessels to depart for a new effort to challenge Israels naval blockade of the Palestinian Gaza Strip. In late June, Freedom
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Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85. The Stiller family released a statement to The Associated Press on Sunday describing Jerry
Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash was killed in a car accident on Saturday, New Jersey State Police told The Huffington Post. According to police, they were riding in a taxi on the New Jersey Turnpike and were ejected from the
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced Monday to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter, capping the dramatic downfall of a man who only years earlier led the country and hoped to bring
Taliban insurgents attacked police checkpoints today in volatile southern Afghanistan, killing at least 10 officers in the ongoing assault, authorities said. Mohammad Ismail Hotaki, the director of Helmand provinces Joint Coordination Office, said that Taliban fighters attacked 10 police checkpoints
Stephen Curry scored 40 points and the Golden State Warriors made it look easy, beating the Houston Rockets 115-80 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. There would be no such drama in this
Could you be a little more specific because your meaning is not entirely clear? Im assuming you play right handed? Sounds like a minor face angle issue. I doubt the pushes could be that bad if you anywhere around +3.6
A Cleveland police officer was found not guilty on Saturday in the shooting deaths of an unarmed black man and a woman after a high-speed car chase in 2012, one in a series of cases that have raised questions over
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A judge has reached a verdict in the trial of a Cleveland officer charged with voluntary manslaughter in the shooting deaths of two unarmed people in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire. Saturdays verdict comes after four weeks of testimony
A former special education teacher at Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy, a Las Vegas school founded by the tennis superstar, has been charged along with her ex-boyfriend for allegedly sexually assaulting a child for four years. Shannon Giardino, 41, got
California water law is a convoluted mess of senior and junior rights, special exemptions, and insanely, voluntary reporting of water use coupled with no regulation at all of groundwater pumping. The drought is now so severe that for the first
You know, sometimes life can be rough. We all got hard things to deal with, right? Sometimes we lose people. Sometimes people hurt us. And some days were just not feeling it and we dont even know why. When Im
A recent study served to confirm the patently obvious: song lyrics for the most popular genres of music are ridiculously obtuse — and getting worse over time. Though this might not be a revelation, the figures are distressing indicators of
The New York Times reports on a five-week industry boot camp designed to bring young veterans into the television business that is run by one of the Iraq wars fiercest critics, Jon Stewart, the longtime host of Comedy Centrals The
They havent forgotten. For 70 years, the Dutch have come to a verdant U.S. cemetery outside this small village to care for the graves of Americans killed in World War II.On Sunday, they came again, bearing Memorial Day bouquets for
The 2015 Eurovision Song Contest winner has now been crowned (previously), but the real stars of the contest were the fabulous and entertaining International Sign interpreters. For the first time ever, viewers of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest had the
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The world authorities have run out of ammunition as rates remain stuck at zero. They have no margin for error as economy falters (Telegraph) - HSBC chief global economist Steven King (not that one): The world economys titanic problem (CNN
For those who love books, but dont have enough time for reading. Here are the best books you can read in under an hour each. 24 books to read in under an hour (infographic) by Piotr Kowalczyk at Ebook Friendly.
Craps and Cryogenics: Blow Your Savings and Live Forever in the New Atlantic City Revel Casino Hotel was part of a building boom in AC, encouraged by the states gambling addiction and emblematic of the casino saturation problem. Revel closed
The lost city of Ordos The Kangbashi district, planned to accommodate a population in excess of one million, is home to a lonely 20,000 people – leaving 98% of this 355-square kilometre site either under construction or abandoned altogether.
Welcome to the Polish Sahara! Glaciars and medieval industrial degradation created the Bledow Desert, a small area of scrub and blowing sands in Poland. Former WWII training ground - now a tourist destination.
The music of the legendary Simon and Garfunkel seems to still have a life of its own, long after they broke up in 1970. The great songwriter Paul Simon went on, of course, to have a highly successful solo career,
Cleveland Police Officer Acquitted of Manslaughter in 2012 Deaths Todays verdict ... is a verdict that will have a long-lasting effect not only here in our local community but, really, in communities throughout this country, Jackson said during an afternoon
Can China take a joke? The NYT Magazine examines the growing standup comedy scene in China, and its complicated relationship with traditional Chinese cross-talk performances, and modern Chinese society.