SunEdison, a renewable-energy company owning two wind farms in Maui, gave attendees of the Maui Energy Conference on Friday a look at how energy storage can provide value for electrical utilities.
There are cranes seemingly all over Kakaako, but the state's overall construction activity didn't live up to its hype in 2014 amid a decline in residential building permits and a meager 1.7 percent gain in jobs throughout the building sector. Story »
Darlene Mandel has been collecting, designing and creating one-of-a-kind jewelry, fashion accessories such as hats and headpieces, up-cycled clothing, beach totes and other items since 1979. She may be best known for her so-called Esther Williams jewelry. Story »
Simplicity is underrated. Instead, modern civilization is habituated to productivity and consumption. We send our children to school and ply them with extracurricular activities while maintaining a view toward higher education and good jobs. Story »
Yesterday was Kuhio Day, and I thought I'd write about the "Citizen Prince" in my column this week. A hundred years ago he was the bright, shining light of Hawaii, a man everyone looked up to, a leader of the Hawaiian people. Story »
As its name suggests, ransomware is a class of malicious software that infects and restricts access to your computer until a payment is made. The method of infection is similar to that of phishing attacks and spreads through compromised websites and email containing malicious attachments or links. Story »
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