Trump makes US a less attractive tourist destination

I've got nothing against Spain. Its natural and architectural beauty, along with the warmth of its people, make it my favorite travel destination by far. But there's a reason more world travelers are choosing Spain over the US these days, and it's not because the Grand Canyon became less grand in the past … social experiment …

More Than 750 American Communities Have Built Their Own Internet Networks

More Than 750 American Communities Have Built Their Own Internet Networks Published on January 24, 2018 at 02:25AM Jason Koebler shares a report from Motherboard: According to a freshly updated map of community-owned networks, more than 750 communities across the United States have embraced operating their own broadband network, are served by local rural electric …

Elezioni, da aspirante sindaco di Milano a governatore: spunta il nome di Parisi. Ma in Lazio

Spunta il nome di Stefano Parisi, leader di Energie per l’Italia, come candidato del centrodestra alla presidenza della Regione Lazio. L’ex candidato sindaco di Milano di Fi, Fratelli d’Italia e Lega ha ricevuto questa mattina l’offerta e la sta valutando. Un’offerta, a quanto si è appreso, che potrebbe essere ufficializzata nel pomeriggio dopo una riunione …

Facebook’s ‘trusted’ news source survey is two simple questions

When Facebook said it would rank the trustworthiness of sources in your News Feed based on community feedback, it raised questions as to what that survey would look like. Well, we know now… and it’s not terribly complicated. BuzzFeed has obtained the survey, and it’s limited to the two questions Mark Zuckerberg alluded to when …

More Than 750 American Communities Have Built Their Own Internet Networks

More Than 750 American Communities Have Built Their Own Internet Networks Published on January 24, 2018 at 02:25AM Jason Koebler shares a report from Motherboard: According to a freshly updated map of community-owned networks, more than 750 communities across the United States have embraced operating their own broadband network, are served by local rural electric …

Ursula K. Le Guin, author of ‘The Left Hand of Darkness’ and ‘A Wizard of Earthsea’, has died

All-time great science fiction and fantasy writer Ursula Le Guin died Monday. She was 88 years old. Her son Theo confirmed the news to The New York Times. He declined to identify the cause of death, aside from saying that she had been in poor health for several months. Le Guin didn’t always enjoy being …

Vandalizzata una Pietra d’inciampo, Bussolati: «C0lpa del clima di odio»

L’anno scorso accadde alla «Pietra d’inciampo» posata sul marciapiede di via Plinio, a Milano, per ricordare Dante Coen, deportato ad Auschwitz e ucciso a Buchenwald. La notte scorsa ad essere danneggiata è stata quella dedicata, in viale Lombardia 65, alla memoria di Angelo Fiocchi, deportato nel campo di concentramento di Mauthausen e assassinato nell’aprile 1945 …