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26 photos that show the US-Mexico border's evolution over 100 years

A central promise of Donald Trump's presidential campaign was a 55-foot-tall, 2,000-mile-long wall that he pledged to build along the US-Mexico border. Now, 100 days into his presidency, the Trump administration is trying to figure out how to pay for it.

Earlier this week, White House press secretary Sean Spicer


'Shark Tank' guest judge Chris Sacca has retired from startup investing — here's the investment approach he used to become a billionaire

Billionaire venture capitalist Chris Sacca surprised many in the tech world on Wednesday when he announced that he was retiring from startup investing.

After a stint at the Silicon Valley office of law firm Fenwick & West and then Google, Sacca struck out on his own and founded Lowercase Capital in 2007. He built his reputation and fortune on early investments in companies like Facebook, Uber, and Twitter.

In late 2014, he was introduced to a more general audience in


David Einhorn is wrong about the Tesla bubble (TSLA)

Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn has been getting clobbered on his Tesla short position, just like every other hedge funder who has been somewhat sensibly betting against CEO Elon Musk's surging stock price and $50-billion market cap.

He says there's a Tesla bubble, and even Musk would probably admit that he's right. In a letter to investors dated April 25, Einhorn lumped Tesla in with other go-go growth stocks and wrote, "In due time, we expect these bubbles to pop."

Bubbles always pop, but the Tesla bubble, scary as it is, won't pop anytime soon.


Here's how to make sure you're getting all your texts if you switch to Android from iPhone (AAPL)

If you've recently switched from an iPhone to an Android, you might stop receiving text messages.

That's because Apple iPhones have a system where they automatically turn texts from one iPhone to another iPhone into iMessages. So when people with iPhones send you texts to your new Android phone, Apple is routing them to an iPhone that doesn't exist anymore. 

There's one easy way to fix it: A hidden page on Apple's website lets you deregister your phone number from iMessage.

The fix has been available since 2014 but people still have trouble with this, especially when switching to new premium Android phones like the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Google Pixel. 


The new game from the folks behind 'Grand Theft Auto' is ridiculously gorgeous

In 2010, a new video game classic was born.

"Red Dead Redemption" is widely regarded as one of the finest games made in the past 10 years. It takes the open-world environment of "Grand Theft Auto" and twists it into something unique: a third-person, open-world action game set in the Old West — it's even made by the same folks behind "GTA"! We're talking America as it transitioned from a lawless frontier to modern civilization. This is not stuff that video games tackle.

And that's part of why people are so incredibly excited for "Red Dead Redemption 2," which is expected to launch later this year. Just look at this:

Right? Let's dive in.

If these graphics look too good to be true, think again: These incredible visuals were reportedly captured on a PlayStation 4. Like the first "Red Dead Redemption," the sequel takes place in the American Old West. More specifically, the game is set in "America's unforgiving heartland."

Nintendo just unveiled a new portable console — here's what it is and why you should want one

Nintendo's blockbuster Switch is a new kind of video-game console that can be plugged into a TV for big-screen gaming, or pocketed for portable action.

But the Switch isn't Nintendo's only portable console.

The Nintendo 3DS has been on the market since 2011, meaning it has a deeper bench of top-tier games. Plus, as a portable-only gadget, it gets way better battery life than the Switch. 

And late Thursday night, Nintendo made the surprise announcement of the New Nintendo 2DS XL, a new $149 console in the 3DS console lineup, on sale in July. It's like the regular Nintendo 3DS consoles, minus the 3D aspect.


This futuristic $300 white noise machine helped me get the best sleep ever

White-noise machines are not a modern concept. But a white-noise machine that creates a sound blanket customized to your room's acoustics? That's new. 

And that's what the Nightingale does: It's a smart sleep system that masks all sorts of sounds, like car horns outside or snoring in the next room.

The Nightingale works by plugging into the outlets in a room and emitting noise based on the acoustic makeup of the space. If your bedroom is mainly glass and concrete, for example, Nightingale will emit sounds that won't echo off those reflective surfaces. 

I've now been sleeping with the Nightingale turned on for more the last week. Here's what it's like. 

It's easy to install — and there's no need to give up an outlet.

Fyre Festival organizer says he was 'naive' about the luxury event that became a nightmare — but he's still planning another one

The Fyre Festival was supposed to be an escape to an island paradise, where you and your friends could party with super models and indulge in luxury.

What those who spent $450-$12,000 for a ticket actually got, however, was a day spent trapped on an island, allegedly with no plumbing, a processed cheese sandwich, few musicians, and airport officials who reportedly padlocked dehydrated attendees waiting for a plane to escape.

The festival was the brainchild of young entrepreneur Billy McFarland and early 2000s rap star Ja Rule.

After hours of social media postings from attendees who learned shortly upon arrival on the Bahamian island that the festival was canceled and that there were no flights home or hotels to stay at,


The top 15 organizations business majors want to work for after graduation

Where do business students want to work these days?

To find out, Universum, a global research and advisory firm, surveyed 81,102 students from 359 universities in the US about their views on employers.

Out of those respondents, 26,809 were studying business.

Universum ranked a number of well-known companies (and a few governmental agencies), based on the percentage of business students who reported that they'd want to work for the organization.

Here are the top 15 organizations that business students have their eyes on:

15. Microsoft

Microsoft is an American tech company based in Redmond, California.

Percentage of business students who want to work there: 6.16%

14. Patagonia

Patagonia is an outdoor clothing brand that was founded in 1973.

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Trump rages against media at Pennsylvania rally as White House Correspondents Dinner kicks off

President Donald Trump railed against the media at a rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, on Saturday, just as the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner was set to begin in Washington, DC.

“A large group of Hollywood actors and Washington media are consoling each other in a hotel ballroom in our nation’s capital right now,” he said. “They are gathered together for the White House Correspondents' Dinner without the president.” 

He continued: “And I could not possibly be more thrilled than to be 100 miles away from Washington’s swamp, spending my evening with all of you and with a much, much larger crowd and much better people.”

Although presidents typically attend the White House Correspondents Dinner and deliver a monologue, Trump had announced in February he wouldn’t participate.