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The Supreme Court Abandons Another Constitutional Safeguard, Only Gorsuch Dissents

Now fallen into obscurity and disuse, the Contracts Clause was once one of the U.S. Constitution’s strongest protections for economic freedom against state interference. Praised by James Madison as a “constitutional bulwark in favor of personal security and private rights,” the Clause declares that …

Donald Trump's big fail on North Korea: He didn't prepare and he got played

Kim Jong Un is a ruthless butcher. For Donald Trump to claim North Koreans love him shows how badly he misjudged Kim or just wanted a 'deal.' Any deal.<p>Here’s how hyperpartisan our bizarro world has become: Many of the same folks who, a few years ago, blasted President Obama for going to Cuba and …

Donald Trump

3 Big Pharma Stocks With the Fastest-Growing Dividends

Hockey great Wayne Gretzsky famously said: "I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been." I think the concept definitely applies to investing in dividend stocks. Don't just look at the stocks with the highest dividends now. Try to identify the ones that could have the best …

Do the Palestinians Really Want a State?

In all the focus on the December 23rd vote at the UN Security Council, when 14 nations supported a resolution critical of Israel and the U.S. broke with longstanding policy and abstained rather than opposed it, the question of underlying Palestinian motives and behavior was not addressed.<p>It should …

Israel

free the nipple: it's about gender equality, nothing more, nothing less

“Free the Nipple is just a platform, it’s not my thing, it’s everyone’s thing. It’s everyone’s responsibility to get the word out.”<p>"Well, what are you doing for society?" Lina Esco shouts at me down the phone, from her home in LA, "What are you doing right now? Come on, tell me!" After six years of …

'Shadow Brokers' claim to have hacked an NSA-linked elite computer security unit

The "Shadow Brokers" claimed in a post on blogging service Tumblr to have hacked Equation Group, and say they are holding an "auction" to sell off the "cyber weapons" they were able to steal. Shadow Brokers have also provided a sample of files, free to access, to "prove" their legitimacy.<p>(Business …

Digital Forensics

Mat’s Fat-to-fit Notes

I’m a forty-five year old man who’s been overweight for a good deal of my life.<p>Last summer, I looked like this. I weighed over 90 kilos. Although …

The economists' guide to choosing between Trump and Clinton

More than 90% of voters say the economy is extremely important to them, so we asked three economists to weigh in on what we can expect from either president<p>The parties have spoken and after a brutal campaign season, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are now the official presidential candidates of …

The "Blink and You'd Miss It" Breast Cancer Symptom

When you learn about breast cancer in health class or at the doctor's office, you're usually told to consult someone if you see a lump on your breast. But a viral photo posted to Facebook by breast cancer survivor Claire Warner shows another, less obvious sign of the disease.<p>“This is a picture of …

What Is Cap Rate? The Key to Real Estate Riches

If you're thinking of investing in real estate by buying a home and renting it out, there's just one term you'll need to know above all else: "cap rate." So what is it?<p>Cap rate, or capitalization rate, is the ratio of a property's net income to its purchase price. It's an essential number for …

8 Smart Home Devices That Will Make Life Easier

Technology giants like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Apple are all vying to coalesce the still-nebulous array of smart home technologies available …

Primal Gear’s Compact Folding Survival Bow | RECOIL

Primal Gear Unlimited is a company that specializes in ‘hunting, survival, camping and every day carry”. They’ve only been around for approximately a …

Chronographs

This mortgage trick could save you thousands

A simple mortgage repayment trick could save you thousands in interest. Read this article to learn how.<p>For many, homeownership represents the …

Basic Full Body Workout You Can Do at Home

This total body home workout is perfect for working the entire body with no muss, no fuss. All you need are a few sets of dumbbells and these basic …

Why A Personal Assistant Should Be Every Entrepreneur's First Hire

Most of the small business and solo professionals I know don’t have an assistant. Whether they are an independent consultant, coach, professional speaker, writer, or even a startup CEO, they consider an administrative assistant a waste of money.<p>Why spend on an admin when I know how to use a …

Outsourcing

The best home security cameras

When it comes to home security, the best solution is often the one that is easiest to use. Companies will always find new features to add to hype up …

The new Google Fonts database is a design geek's paradise

Typography for the soul<p>Google Fonts has been an invaluable web resource since the search giant launched the database in 2010. The goal has been to create a bank of open-source fonts and match it with underlying engineering to enable those fonts to work quickly and efficiently across millions of …

15 Tools That Will Help You Build Your Website (No Coding Required)

So many ideas, so little time (or coding ability)! If you’re ready to launch a new website for your startup, personal blog, portfolio, or anything …

Cancer sufferer riddled with 26 tumours is 'effectively cured' by radical new treatment

A cancer sufferer who was on the brink of death and riddled with 26 tumours has been “effectively cured” by radical therapy which triggers the body to heal itself.<p>The extraordinary case emerged as trials revealed a host of "unprecedented" advances using immunotherapy treatments at the world’s …

Cancer

Microsoft launches a project management app called Planner

To compete with Trello and Asana<p>Microsoft wants to help businesses and small teams collaborate and track work with a new app called Planner. Released today for free as part of the Office 365 suite, Planner is a project management service similar to products like Asana and Trello. Microsoft isn't …

Bark helps parents keep kids safe online without invading their privacy

Launching today at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2016 is a new service called Bark, aimed at parents who want to keep their kids safe online. Unlike traditional “parental control” software or net nanny-type watchdog applications, Bark’s goal is to strike the correct balance between respecting a child’s …

You Need to Stop Closing the Apps on Your Phone Right Now

This common mistake is destroying your battery life.<p>If you're like us, you've trained yourself to quit or close all of your phone's apps that aren't in use in order to conserve your phone's battery life. Well, it turns out, you're actually draining your battery by doing this. Here's why:<p>The act of …

10 Most Amazing Cool Websites You Didn't Know Existed on The Internet

There are millions of websites on internet but here we collect 10 most amazing websites for every internet geek user. Just open these websites on …

The magic of the Internet

How-To: Quickly resize images on OS X using a Service with Automator

Every day I use a handy service created with Automator to resize images exported from 4K footage to a smaller size. It’s easy to resize images in an app like Preview or Pixelmator, but using a service works better for me since it can batch resize multiple images in seconds, and it’s directly …

10 Gritty British Sci-Fi Shows to Stream Right Now

We know well by now that there’s no shortage of excellent British comedies, light and dark, readily available to watch. When it comes to …

TV

LCD Touch Screen Digitizer Frame Assembly Full Set LCD Touch Screen Replacement for iPhone 5 - White

• This sale is for an Apple iPhone 5 LCD/Digitizer and supporting bezel Black OEM/Genuine replacement part.<br>• Each screen is tested before shipping and …

Forget flipping houses — these retail investors flip mortgages

It’s 9:30 a.m. on a recent sunny Friday, and 60 people have crammed into an airport hotel conference room in Northern Virginia to hear Kevin Shortle, …

Miffed Maine governor refuses to swear in new senator

Maine Gov. Paul LePage is so angry at Democrats for rejecting one of his nominees that he canceled the swearing-in ceremony for a newly elected senator who had driven 75 miles for the event with her brothers and two friends.<p>The Republican governor on Friday refused to sign a proclamation certifying …

Seven Zen Stories That Could Open Your Mind

For centuries, Zen masters have used stories and koans, or paradoxical riddles, to help students realize their true nature. These stories are often …