West Quoddy Head Lighthouse – Lubec, Maine

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TMC Updates VMRS Licenses, Moves to Annual Subscription

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CLEVELAND — The Technology & Maintenance Council of American Trucking Associations on Sept. 12 announced a series of updates to its vehicle maintenance coding system, which it offers to service professionals in the trucking industry.

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‘Every Message Was Copied to the Police’: the Daring Sting Behind the An0m Phone

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The Guardian tells the story of "a viral sensation in the global underworld," the high-security An0m phones, which launched with "a grassroots marketing campaign, identifying so-called influencers — 'well-known crime figures who wield significant power and influence over other criminal associa...

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Some of the most iconic 9/11 news coverage is lost. Blame Adobe Flash

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CNN Business: “Journalism is often considered the first draft of history, but what happens when that draft is written on a software program that becomes obsolete? Adobe ending support for Flash — its once ubiquitous multimedia content player — last year meant that some of the news coverage of ...

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The D.C. Underground Atlas

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“Washington, D.C.’s federal architects have a special proclivity for underground tunnels. District residents navigate the tubes like human submarines, and rely on their services for basic needs like drinking water and central heat. Contributing factors include the city’s unique building height...

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Boeing’s Directors Are Now Facing an Investor Lawsuit Over Fatal 737 Max Crashes

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Alain Williams (Slashdot reader #2972) brings this report from the BBC: Boeing's board of directors must face a lawsuit from shareholders over two fatal crashes involving its 737 Max plane, a U.S. judge has ruled. Morgan Zurn said the first crash was a "red flag" about a key safety system on the ai...

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