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How to identify swing states in a map: The Election Day 2016 election map

The Electoral College is a state-by-state election system where each state receives a number of electoral votes equal to its population.In the case of presidential elections, the president of the United States receives 270 electoral votes, while the vice president receives 270.The states are listed in alphabetical order:Alaska: Alaska is not on this map, but

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How to access an outage in Portugal

Hacker News author “The only way to find out if a service is down is to go into the outage list.”This is not something you see everyday, however, as Portugal is in a unique position to experience outages at a very early stage.“We have two ports,” explains Antonio da Silva, chief engineer for Portugal’s power