Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Google's Paris Offices Raided In Tax Investigation

The search is part of an inquiry launched in June 2015 into possible tax evasion and money laundering, according to French prosecutors.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Threat to Pomo buildings could wipe out "whole chapter of architectural history"

Important examples of Postmodern architecture in the UK are under threat, warns heritage campaign group the Twentieth Century Society, which is holding a conference this weekend to kickstart a wider movement to protect them. (more…)

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Instagram scraps retro logo for more "modern" design

Mobile photo-sharing app Instagram has ditched its iconic retro-camera logo in favour of a simple illustration set against a multicoloured gradient. (more…)

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Staples And Office Depot Call Off Merger After Judge's Ruling

More than a year after Staples announced the $6.3 billion merger, a judge has blocked it, saying it would hurt competition in the office supplies industry. The companies then called off the deal.

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Review: In 'Fly by Night,' Pigeons Light Up the Brooklyn Navy Yard

The weather cooperated as 2,000 birds trained by the artist Duke Riley captivated onlookers during this performance.

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Cape Watch: The Flash's Director Just Sped Away

Cape Watch: The Flash's Director Just Sped Away
One DC movie has lost its director, but another might be gaining a whole lot of bad guys. Here are the highlights of the last week's superhero movie news. The post Cape Watch: The Flash's Director Just Sped Away appeared first on WIRED.

Monday, May 2, 2016

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Middle-Class Immigrant Family Says Greed Is Eclipsing The American Dream

In this week's "Hanging On" series about the American middle class, NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with business owners Manolo Betancur and Zhenia Martinez. They own Las Delicias Bakery in Charlotte, N.C.