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This Fund Pays 11.2% And Crushes The Market

Today I’m going to take you inside the most disrespected, criticized, lambasted and just plain ignored investments on the market today.<p>Why would I do that?<p>Simple. Because if you’re not as rich as you’d like to be, these unloved income plays are the <i>perfect</i> way to get you there.<p>I’m talking about …

Investing

Messages in iCloud arrives with iOS 11.4, here’s how it works

Messages in iCloud is finally here as part of this week’s iOS 11.4 release, but the long-awaited feature isn’t totally straightforward without a little help. Turning it on, understanding how it works everywhere, saving important messages, and knowing what benefits it actually offers aren’t made …

iCloud

A secret weapon for your next barbecue: yogurt

Yogurt is a bit of a miracle in the kitchen. It’s high in protein, probiotic, and incredibly versatile—and it’s a serious workhorse as an ingredient. The tub of full-fat Greek yogurt that is always in my fridge isn’t just the base for a quick breakfast or lunch, it’s my secret weapon for …

Food

How Baby Boomers Broke America

<b>ONE</b><p>Lately, most Americans, regardless of their political leanings, have been asking themselves some version of the same question: How did we get …

Income Inequality

Sonos will announce an Alexa-powered home theater speaker on June 6

It feels like it wasn’t so long ago when Sonos announced the excellent Playbase, but the company already has a new home theater speaker on the way. Sonos today sent out press invites to an event on June 6, with a GIF that suggests the company wants to solve the perennial problem of having too many …

Apple will replace batteries on some MacBook Pros

Apple is again saying it will replace batteries on some of its devices. This time, though, the issue isn't an iPhone — it's a MacBook.<p>Specifically, …

Plover lets you share files between any devices over Wi-Fi, AirDrop-style

Apple’s AirDrop service is great for beaming files between your iOS and Mac devices over Wi-Fi – but it sadly doesn’t work with other platforms. Thankfully, a bunch of young developers have built a handy tool to make it just as easy to transfer files over your local network, using anything that has …

Our tax code is deliberately designed to reward money over work, and the corporate tax cut financially rewards companies for moving money and jobs overseas<p>In 2013, just a few years after the 2008 financial crisis, I was part of BlackRock’s Financial Markets Advisory Group working for the Greek …

Finance

Setting Up Two-Step Verification and Trusted Devices

I vividly remember reading Mat Honan’s horror story in Wired magazine about being hacked and having his devices, some of which weren’t backed up, wiped out and his social media accounts taken over. I also haven’t forgotten that one of the players in that very complex chain of events that lead to …

How to pick a VPN to keep your internet browsing secure and private

The internet is a messy, tangled place. Your data bounces unpredictably from country to country, inviting someone to snoop on it. If you’re an American, you don’t even need to wait for a hacker to single you out, however. Thanks to the US Congress recently overturning an Obama-era privacy rule, …

5 moves to save your spine

Even the most technically sound swings cause stress on the spine, but golf doesn't have to sentence you to future back pain. To avoid discomfort, says Golf Digest Fitness Advisor Ben Shear, "strengthen the muscles at the bottom of the spine, and improve flexibility in the mid and upper back." All …

You don’t need to caramelize onions in the skillet—there’s a better way

Earlier this week Gizmodo editor Tom Scocca resurfaced his heroic effort to expose the truth that caramelizing onions takes a hell of a lot longer than most recipes (and Google) would have you believe. While many recipes cite an absurd five or 10 minutes for getting the soft, golden, sweet onions …

If You Have A Smart TV, Take A Closer Look At Your Privacy Settings

Your high-tech TV may be listening and watching.<p>Over 40 million US households own smart TVs, a category that made up more than half of TVs shipped globally in the first quarter of 2016. These high-tech internet-connected displays offer viewers the ease of access to services like Netflix, games, and …

What’s wrong with this picture: Pornhub, the web’s biggest porn site, is now teaching sex ed

So long, awkward condom-on-banana high school demos—PornHub, the world’s largest distributor of adult entertainment, is the new go-to for sexual education. Or at least it wants to be.<p>The global porn website launched its “Pornhub Sexual Wellness Center” this week, with a press release calling itself …

The complete guide to noise-canceling in open offices and other hectic spaces

“Noise is the most impertinent of all forms of interruption,” 19th-century German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer once declared. “It is not only an interruption; it is also a disruption of thought.”<p>The millions of employees who work in open offices today might agree. Many arrive at work every …

If you don’t want to get the new MacBook Pro, consider these Windows laptops instead

Perhaps it was the lack of ports that did it for you. Or maybe it was the removal of the MagSafe power connector. Or maybe it was the weird mini-touchscreen that replaced the function keys for an extra $300. Or maybe you just think Apple is boring now.<p>Whatever the reason, it seems that the new …

MacBook Pro

Best MacBook Pro Alternatives

The new MacBook Pro has some actual pros up in arms. With only two USB Type-C ports on the base model (four on the Touch Bar model), no SD card slot, …

5 cheaper and better alternatives to Apple's expensive new MacBook Pros

The cheapest MacBook Pro is the base 13-inch model priced at $1,500, which is a high price to pay for its relatively middling specs. And it doesn't have the fancy new Touch Bar, either.<p>Of course, you get the comprehensive Apple ecosystem with a MacBook Pro, and the Mac operating system is good …

Consumer Tech

How to Securely Wipe Your Smartphone's Data

"Factory resetting" a device often does not prevent later users from recovering your files that were previously stored on it. Here's what you need to know.<p>Are you planning to upgrade your smartphone, to sell your old device, or to give it to a child or friend?<p>Were you planning to "factory reset" …

How-To: 7 steps to prepare for the upgrade to a brand new Mac

With around two-thirds of our readers expecting to buy a brand new MacBook Pro, and others looking to upgrade to a refreshed MacBook Air or iMac, we thought it would be useful to provide a quick guide to preparing for the upgrade.<p>We recommend a seven-step approach …<p><b>Step 1: Tidy up your existing …

How to sync selected folders between Dropbox and your Mac

With MacOS Sierra, you can sync your Desktop and Document folders to iCloud Drive, but if you are a Dropbox devotee, you can get the same functionality without adding to the number of cloud services you use. Dropbox offers the ability to sync folders between it and your Mac. Here's how to set it up.<p>…

Dropbox

How to stop Apple from automatically downloading new software for your Mac

So Apple has recently started automatically downloading the latest version of MacOS onto most people's computers. With the latest version of MacOS, Sierra, Apple is automatically downloading the major update, which takes up about 5GB of space.<p>But there are reasons why you might not want to upgrade …

Want to erase everything on your Mac? Here’s how to nuke it

how to restore a mac factory settings macbook pro<p>Feel like you need a clean slate? Whenever you want to, you can restore the factory settings on your …

Here are 5 DIY smart home projects that you can complete in an afternoon

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Do you wish your Wi-Fi was better? Or maybe that you could check in on your place when you're not there?<p>Renovations like those used to …

Tips to Remove Other Data from iPhone and iPad [ How to]

Removing ‘Other’ Data from your iPhone or iPad is a good habit and creates your personality as a pro-iPhone user. For common users, Other Data can be …

Apps

The Motley Fool

<b>Apple's Secret Project Stuns Investors</b><p>3 stocks to buy before Apple unveils its next must-have product<p>Strange noises roar out of a mysterious Apple …

This Ridiculously Simple Hack Could Put an End to Your Slow iPhone Problems | Inc.com

If you're not quite ready to grab an iPhone 7 (unveiled September 7) but can't stand how slow your current model is, or to keep your iPhone 7 ultra fast once you buy one, hear this: There's a handy trick to clear your device's Random Access Memory (RAM) and improve performance. For you techies, …

IPhone 7

Do You Know How High To Tee Your Driver?

Half a ball above the club face? Right in the middle? We've got the answer.<p>How do you tee up your ball when you’re hitting driver? Do you have one of those tees that has lines on it that lets you know how high the tee should be? Do you measure with your pinky? Or do you more go by feel? There are a …

Peter Kostis: Drills to Make Better Contact With All of Your Clubs

I've learned two very important principles in my 50-plus years of playing and coaching. The first is that golf is a game of hand-eye coordination, …