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How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP3 Files

Want to pull your favorite YouTube videos right off the platform and onto your computer? Here's how to convert certain music videos on YouTube to …

YouTube Music

13 practical things we wish were taught in high school

There are many great high schools around the country, but few of them teach those subjects students could really use once they graduate.<p>While much weight is placed on standard subjects such as math and science (when was the last time you used algebra IRL?), there should also be an urgency around …

High School

Biogen Jumps on Earnings Beat Ahead of Alzheimer's Presentation

It's been a good few weeks for Biogen Inc. (BIIB) .<p>In early-afternoon trading Tuesday, the biotech giant climbed 4% to $372.30 a share after the …

Alzheimer's Disease

12 clever ways to save money every day, according to financial experts

While you may already be familiar with some money-saving tactics— such as bringing your lunch to work instead of buying it or getting fewer cups of coffee out — there are more creative ways to save money every day that you may not yet be doing.<p>After all, when it comes to money matters, every cent …

Personal Finance

Here Are 16 Psychological Tricks to Immediately Make You More Likeable

How to use science to get more friends.<p>It's hard to say exactly why you like someone.<p>Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; …

Psychology

A Man Found This Strange Lump On His Palm. Then A Scan Revealed Something Heartbreaking

Child suicides prompt game bans in Saudi Arabia

The Saudi Arabian Commission announced earlier this week it would be blocking almost fifty games following the suicides of two children.<p>Supposedly, the two children, a 12- and 13-year-old, took their own lives after the playing the Blue Whale social media game. Shrouded in unreliable information, …

Saudi Arabia

Children who listen to portable music players three times more likely to suffer hearing loss

A new medical study suggests that children who listen to portable music players are three times more likely to suffer hearing loss than those who don’t …<p><i>Gizmodo</i> notes that the large-scale study was conducted among more than 3,000 children aged 9-11.<p>Overall, 14 percent, or 450 children, had hearing …

The One Breakfast Food You Should Avoid Because It Slows Down Your Metabolism In The Morning

Diet plays a supporting role in how well your metabolism functions. Metabolism is how your body uses food: basically it gets turned into energy or …

Most of Your Vitamin Supplements Really Are Useless, Says Huge New Study

Don't waste your money.<p>Vitamin and mineral supplements are a staple in many people's diets, but there is increasing evidence to suggest the most …

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Travel Experts Reveal 10 Ways To Save On Travel

We’re not mathematicians, but we’re pretty sure the following theorem holds true: There is an inverse relationship between how badly you need a …

Cell phones thrown in the trash are exploding in garbage trucks and dumps

Replacing smartphones has become a yearly or bi-yearly activity for many of us. We upgrade from old and busted to the new hotness with regularity, …

Real People Are Turning Their Accounts Into Bots On Instagram — And Cashing In

Verified accounts turning themselves into bots, millions of fake likes and comments, a dirty world of engagement trading inside Telegram groups. Welcome to the secret underbelly of Instagram.<p>In late February, an Instagram account called Viral Hippo posted a photo of a black square. There was …

How to record calls on your iPhone

Our smartphones can help us order pizzas, hail cabs, and even detect heartbeats, so you’d think it’d be easy to record a simple phone call. Sadly, …

Apps

Five Useful Mac Apps Worth Checking Out - April 2018

Apps designed for the Mac don't typically receive as much attention as apps for iOS devices, so we've launched a monthly series that highlights useful, interesting Mac apps that are worth checking out.<p>This month's app selection, outlined in the video and the post below, includes apps for managing …

PSA: There’s a new fake Flash Player installer for Macs, and it’s nastier than usual

Macs are not immune to malware, but they are pretty well-protected. By default, macOS won’t allow unrecognized apps to be installed, and it needs the user to agree to override this. Even when they are installed, sandboxing limits the damage that can be done, which is why most Mac malware is …

Adobe Flash

Watch for these unethical tactics used by some financial advisers

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>“There’s plenty of opportunity out there for someone who’s unethical,” warns Harold Evensky, …

Finance

The job-search paradox and how to avoid a bad financial adviser

Happy Thursday, MarketWatchers! Here are your top stories in personal finance.<p>Personal FinanceTroubled for-profit college gatekeeper getting second …

Stock Markets

Opinion: Stay away from these 3 types of financial advisers (and that’s coming from an industry insider)

Many Americans understand they may need to engage a financial adviser but struggle with how to find one. Should they rely upon the referral of …

Retirement

Here’s how you can see and delete your entire Google search history

Google now allows you to download an archived list of everything you have ever searched for.<p>The tech giant has been working on the feature since last …

Google Search

How to cut your cancer risk and save money at the same time

Bad news for your caffeine habit: coffee can cause cancer.<p>Brewed coffee has high levels of acrylamide, a chemical shown in some studies to cause …

American Cancer Society

iPhone Virus Warnings: How to Get Rid of Fake Security Alerts on Your iPhone

You're browsing a website on your iPhone when suddenly a pop-up appears. "Warning! iOS Security Breach! Virus detected on iPhone!" Well, that's alarming! Luckily, there's a number to call and get everything sorted out, right? If you haven't already heard, virus warnings and Apple security alerts …

How to Know If Someone Blocked Your Number on iPhone

You've been trying to get in touch with a friend or family member, but they haven't returned your calls or messages. Are they just busy, is something wrong with their phone, or have they blocked your number? How can you tell if someone blocked your number? There's not a surefire way to know if your …

Internet

If you have a good credit score, take advantage of these 3 perks

When you have good credit and seem trustworthy to financial institutions, it can pay off in perks.<p>Many creditors use the FICO or VantageScore scoring …

5 hidden MacOS High Sierra features you need to know

A revolutionary update, MacOS High Sierra was not. Instead of a massive design overhaul, it focused on a number of under-the-hood changes, namely Apple File System (APFS) for better performance and security, HVEC for improved video compression and Metal 2 for more powerful graphics.<p>High Sierra did, …

High Sierra

Huawei gets caught soliciting fake reviews for the Mate 10 Pro on Best Buy (Update)

Updated 10:30 AM ET: Shortly after allegations of fake reviews for the Mate 10 Pro started to pop-up, Huawei responded with the following comment — …

Batteries

10 inspiring TED talks to boost your money goals

<b>TED is a nonprofit organization that formed in 1984 with the goal of spreading ideas in areas of technology, entertainment, and design, and has</b> …

Clueless about bitcoin? Here’s your cryptocurrency crash course

Cryptocurrencies are a bit like the Kardashians: You’ve probably heard of them, but you may not really be sure why. They’re completely overexposed in …

Cryptocurrency