Russian 'hack of the century' doesn't add up

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Verge) Yesterday, The New York Times dropped an exclusive account of what reporter Nicole Perlroth called "the biggest hack ever." By the numbers it certainly held up: more…

Selfies taken to the next level

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WCAX-TV) There's a reason the word "selfie" was added to the Oxford Dictionary-- almost everyone takes them and even if they don't, almost everyone knows what they are. more…

Solar, wind power more expensive than thought

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) A new study from the Brookings Institution, a Washington think tank, argues that using solar and wind energy may be the most expensive alternatives to carbon-based electricity more…

S&P 500 ends little changed near 2-month low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks ended little changed on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 holding steady near a two-month low, as investors sorted through developments in Ukraine and considered more…

Monkey who snapped photo 'owns copyright'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS) — WIKIMEDIA has declined a photographer’s requests to remove an image he says is being used online without permission, claiming the copyright belongs to the monkey who more…

Redford sues N.Y. over $1.6 million tax bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (COURTHOUSE NEWS) — ALBANY, N.Y. — Robert Redford has sued New York state, contesting its tax assessment of $1.6 million from the sale of his company's part-ownership of the more…