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5 Ways You Can Actually Make Money From Home Doing What You Love

Making money from home sounds like one of those unattainable dreams. You read about it from bestselling business authors like Tim Ferriss, hear …

Small Business

OfferUp - Buy. Sell. Simple.

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5 Android apps you shouldn't miss this week! - Android Apps Weekly

Welcome to the 174th edition of Android Apps Weekly! Here are the headlines from the last week:<p>Adobe is reportedly working on an app that will let you edit images with your voice. They released a YouTube video that demonstrates the tech at work. In the video, the man crops the image, flips it …

Apps

Why the Addiction Recovery Community Should Accept Medical Marijuana

The first time someone told me it’s possible to consume cannabis without getting high, I scoffed. I was five years sober and my friend, newly in …

Cannabis

The device dilemma: What rules should parents have for smartphones and tablets?

<i>Q: My 9-year-old got a tablet for Christmas, and we’re trying to figure out what the rules will be, especially with school back in session. I see you posting about screens a lot on your Facebook page, particularly when it comes to your own daughters. Do you have hard-and-fast rules? General</i> …

The best new baby tech gadgets: Parents going gaga for this booming business

From robotic cots to smart sensors, the world of connected parenting has been born.<p>Among the thousands of gadgets and innovations showcased at CES in …

6 types of businesses you can start with almost no cash

But of course, there are dozens of obstacles that may keep you from actually doing that. You might not have enough motivation, for example, or time to actually see the work through; or you might not even have a solid idea to begin with — yet.<p><b>Related: The 10 Best New-Age Business Ideas You Haven't</b> …

China crackdown sends Bitcoin sliding

<b>Chinese spot checks on Bitcoin trading have hit the digital currency's value.</b><p>China's central bank said it wanted to investigate market manipulation, money laundering and unauthorised financing.<p>Chinese exchanges trading in the currency have seen the price of Bitcoin fall more than 16%.<p>The move comes …

The disturbingly accurate brain science that identifies potential criminals while they’re still toddlers

Scientists are able to use brain tests on three-year-olds to determine which children are more likely to grow up to become criminals. It sounds like <i>Minority Report</i> come to life: An uncomfortable idea presenting myriad ethical concerns. But, though unnerving, the research is nuanced and could …

The Brain

What Are the Medical Benefits of Psychedelics?

I sat down with Professor David Nutt to find out.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Sweden</i><p>After LSD became illegal in many countries in the late 1960s, scientific research into its potential benefits to mental health largely stalled. It's only recently that this topic has become subject to …

Best Tech Gifts for Kids

No two kids are alike, but chances are if they know you there's a tech streak in there somewhere that will let you appreciate gadgets together. …

10 strategies to avoid raising a spoiled brat

When your kids talk back, forget to use their manners, refuse to listen, don’t pitch in, act out and act disrespectful— it takes the joy right out of parenting.<p>Not only are their unsavory behaviors frustrating in the moment, but as they continue, you probably worry about your ability to raise a …