WhatsApp Backs Off Controversial Plan to Sell Ads

Facebook bought WhatsApp, an encrypted texting/messaging app used by over a billion people. Its plan to monetize the purchase by adding ads drove WhatsApp's founder to resign. Now it turns out he was not the only one to resist and ads are off the table. Very expensive purchase if Facebook can't turn its use into … Continue reading WhatsApp Backs Off Controversial Plan to Sell Ads

Second UWS Water Main Break: Subway Service Resumes After Morning Delay | Upper West Side

UWS Water Main Break Disrupts Subway Service - Upper West Side, NY - Trains on the Upper West Side are returning to normal service after a water main break caused major delays and suspensions Sunday morning. — Read on patch.com/new-york/upper-west-side-nyc/uws-water-main-break-disrupts-subway-service-floods-streets

Death of 1 Million Seabirds Tied to Massive ‘Blob’ of Hot Water in the Pacific

Great article. "An expanse of uncommonly warm seawater in the Pacific Ocean created by a marine heatwave led to a mass die-off of one million seabirds. The heatwave began in 2013 and grew stronger between 2015-2016 due to El Niño. It created a patch of much warmer seawater in the northeastern Pacific that stretched for 1,000 … Continue reading Death of 1 Million Seabirds Tied to Massive ‘Blob’ of Hot Water in the Pacific