Articles by Valli Meenakshi Ramanathan

State Panel Urges Privatization Of LIPA

A New York State Commission has recommended the privatization of the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA), the electricity provider for Long Island and the Rockways that was slow to restore power to the customers following Superstorm Sandy in October.

Rolling Stones '50 And Counting' US Gig Plays To The Gallery (PHOTOS)

The Rolling Stones' lead singer, Mick Jagger, showed the world once again on Saturday night why he's still the best frontman in popular music. Even more impressive, he proved the point at a U.S. concert that's part of the group's tour celebrating their 50th anniversary as a band.

US Drone Track: Interactive Map Facilitates Real-Time Monitoring

Tracking drones in the U.S. airspace has become much easier thanks to the interactive map constructed by the Electronic Frontier Federation (EFF) using data obtained from the Freedom of Information Act Lawsuit against the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

Twitterrific 5 For iOS Available In App Store

Twitterrific 5 for iOS, launched Dec.5, comes with a revamped user interface that offers a bright vision of Twitter and allows customization options designed to appeal to a wide range of audience.

Social Network: The Culprit Behind Long Queues To Restroom?

When visiting a public place and using the restroom facility, ever wondered what is taking people such a long time to exit the restroom and what is the reason behind the long queue? Well, it appears now that the culprit is Social Network, especially Facebook and Twitter.

Fleetwood Mac Tours Again In 2013

Fleetwood Mac plans to tour again in 2013. The 34-city tour encompassing the United States and Canada commences in Columbus, Ohio, April 4 and winds up in Detroit June 12.

BitTorrent Piracy Group Head Jailed For 40 Months

A leader of the BitTorrent group IMAGiNE that engaged in unauthorized online file sharing was sentenced to a 40-month prison term Nov.29, which is identified as the largest file-sharing punishment in the U.S. till date.

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