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Nearly half of Americans never got schooled on credit cards

Clueless about credit cards? We've got you covered.<p>Credit cards are a valuable financial tool, provided you know how to use them. Unfortunately, a large number of Americans are in the dark about credit cards, and risk hurting their finances as a result. Nearly 50% of consumers say they've never …

Personal Finance

Sounds Like Spotify Is Tapping Into The Speaker Market

It seems everyone is tapping into the speaker market, and with <b>Apple’</b>s newly launched <b>HomePod</b> the pressure is on for <b>Spotify</b> to deliver its …

For a quick lesson on gene editing or blockchain, there's Five Levels of Difficulty

Wired Magazine has created one of the more interesting formats for explaining difficult ideas to be sprung on the internet in a long while. The Five …

Genetics

How much you have to earn to be considered rich in every state

About 20% of Americans are upper income, according to Pew Research Center. You might call them "rich."<p>This group of earners makes at least two times more than the national median household income: $59,039 in 2016, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau's 2016 American Community …

Demographics

The $5 PoisonTap quickly, completely hijacks even a locked computer’s internet

After I learned of this clever exploit from Samy Kamkar, my poor 2012 MacBook Air looks more vulnerable than venerable: Asleep on the table, its USB ports exposed, it could be hijacked in seconds by a malicious Raspberry Pi Zero called PoisonTap. No need for passwords, zero-days or million-dollar …

Raspberry Pi

Uber has a plan to make flying cars a reality

Uber already has self-driving cars, and now it's on to the next frontier: Flying cars.<p>The ride-hailing company on Thursday posted a white paper …

7 Ways To Eat Healthy For $4 A Day

Budget eating can be delicious—and at about $1.80 per serving, it can also save you quite a bit in the long run<p>If it feels like eating clean costs more, well, it just might. A recent study in the journal Preventive Medicine found that people who picked more nutrient-rich foods ended up shelling out …

Food

7 Trips That Are Better (and Cheaper) In the Fall

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U.S. closing in on milestone 1,000th gold medal

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Triple jumper James Connolly won the United States’ first gold medal at the 1896 Summer Games and it is expected that on Sunday or Monday a still unknown American will claim a milestone 1,000th gold to bookend 120 years of Olympic domination.<p>2016 Rio Olympics - Swimming - …

Rio De Janeiro

Ellen DeGeneres Calls ‘Becky With the Good Hair’ in Spoof of Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’

Oh, yes she did! <b>Ellen DeGeneres</b> went there with a spoof of <b>Beyoncé</b>’s music video for “Hold Up” during her show on Friday, May 13, and even dared to …

The Chinese Army Is Using Hip-Hop Videos as a Recruitment Tactic for Some Reason

Who thought this was a good idea?<p>The People's Republic of China is generally not known for its sense of humor. The Middle Kingdom's public image lacks the reek of desparate farce that clings to its neighbor North Korea, or the batshit insanity that's become Japan's calling card. hatever it lacks in …

Tom Hanks and Brian Grazer Reveal First Look at 'Inferno'

The “Apollo 13” and “Splash” collaborators reminisce over past work and show Milken conference-goers a peek from the upcoming “Da Vinci Code” …

Tom Hanks

First Official Trailer for ‘Lilin’s Brood’

We have just received word of a new found footage flick and it comes from Mansa Mojo Brothas, which is entitled Lilin’s Brood, and we have scored the …

The 7 Reasons That Science Says You Should Pay For Experience, Not Things

Planning a vacation this summer? You’ve chosen to spend your money in the way that’s going to give you the most happiness.<p>Your big travel plans might seem like a waste of money. What will you come back with, besides some photos on your phone and a few memories. If you bought a TV with that money …

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014