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How I regularly book round-trip international flights for less than $400

By Jen Ruiz<p>https://videos.posttv.com/washpost-production/The_Washington_Post/20160602/5750769ee4b0156fe048d6a7/5755cfd7e4b049e0a0a33462_1439399835595-cf9g26_t_1465241580609_1280_720_2000.mp4<p>I’m a solo female travel blogger on a mission to complete 12 trips in 12 months. I want to accomplish this …

Flying

‘Call to Action’: Harvard Students Launch Resistance School to Combat President Trump

For more than 15,000 students across the country, Wednesday marked the first day of Resistance School — a program where the educational focus is …

Donald Trump

It’s Cheap Flights Season — Here Are Some Insane Deals You Can Book Right Now

It may be hard to accept, but the truth is that travel doesn’t have to be more expensive than life at home. It can even be <i>less</i> expensive, depending on where you go and when. You spend money everyday at home, don’t you? That cash could easily be spent seeing someplace new. Yet, cost is often cited …

Travel Industry

24 Travel Hacks You Need to Know Right Now

Don't book your next business trip without these tips.<p>If you travel for business, it's imperative to know the latest travel hacks that will help you make the trip a success. A successful business trip means you arrive at your commitments on time, maintain your health (and sanity), and stay …

Advertisers say Snapchat's unique selling point is that it's the cool, new thing — which puts a lot of pressure on the company to stay relevant

Snapchat parent company Snap Inc. lifted the lid on its advertising business when it made its IPO public earlier this month.<p>We found out that the company generated $404.4 million in revenue in 2016 (up 6x year-on-year), that it has 158 million daily active users, but also that its daily active user …

Advertising

How to unlock all of Netflix’s hidden categories: Free tool reveals secret genres

A new Chrome extension is making it easier for Netflix users to track down the content they want to watch.<p>Netflix currently allows users to either …

Ski the Sierra, see the world from Mammoth

<b>Why:</b> Mammoth Mountain is the closest alps to L.A., a jagged Alpine wonderland with incredible views, challenging bowls and chutes, but so spread out that less-skilled skiers will think they landed in paradise as well.<p><b>What:</b> Some of the most challenging terrain in the nation can be found off of the …

California

Improve Your Financial Future: 5 Small Things You Can Do

A little insight into the writing process: I wanted to kick this post off with a clever quote about baby steps or making sure you stay moving towards …

Personal Finance

Learn to build stellar Android apps by completing 14 projects in this hands-on training (91% off)

There’s no substitute for genuine hands-on experience. So if you’re looking to build cool new apps, the best way to learn is by doing just that with this Complete Android Developer course package. Right now, you can lock in this bundle of over 230 lectures and more than 31 hours of content for just …

10 money rules to follow if you want to build wealth

But when it comes to personal financial information, maybe simpler is better. Embrace a moment of Zen. Tap into the simple truths that have served you well and the truths you can teach others.<p>Here are the 10 golden rules of personal finance everyone should know.<p>1. Have a goal<p>Without a clear set of …

Personal Finance

Investing in Bonds 101 - An Introduction to Fixed Income Securities

As you learned in an article called <i>What Is a Bond?</i>, bonds are a type of fixed income investment in which the bond issuer borrowers money from an …

Investing

How Can I Invest With Less Than $100?

Getting into the investing habit can be a challenge, especially if you're finding it tough just to scrape up an extra $100. Once you see your …

Investing

Free admission to national parks on MLK Day. Here are 101 things to do when you get there

U.S. national parks and forests that charge admission will waive fees Monday to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day. That means you can skip the $25 entry fee to visit Joshua Tree or Death Valley.<p>What's there to do? Plenty. L.A. Times Travel writer Christopher Reynolds and photographer Mark Boster …

HideMyAss! VPN is like an invisibility cloak for your online browsing

It’s got a cheeky name, but that’s not just why we like it. HideMyAss! VPN is a powerful VPN service touted as one of 2016’s best, and guaranteed to …

Forgotten Rap Songs That Burned Up Your iPod 10 Years Ago

Every year it gets harder to believe that 10 years ago was, well, 10 years ago. “Wait, 2007 was 10 years ago? What the f*ck?!” Yes it was, and these are a couple of songs that were total heat rocks back in the day. If there are any takeaways here, it would be that Southern culture had as tight a …

Which Popular Caribbean Island Is Best For You?

1 of 6<p>Paradise Awaits You<p>For many people, the 28 island nations that make up the Caribbean are paradise. There’s no argument here. Though united by …

The Best Movies, TV, and Documentaries Coming to Netflix This January

<i>It seems like there's a new hit series, beloved classic, hilarious comedy special, or blockbuster thriller added to Netflix every day. You could</i> …

Entertainment

The best TV shows on Netflix you’ve never heard of

When it comes to binge watching great TV shows, Netflix has an incredibly deep reservoir of programs to browse through. Sure, most everyone is …

Bookmark This Airport Wi-Fi Password Map Right Now

It's a lifesaver.<p>Sitting in airports waiting for flights — if you don't have access to some baller airport lounge — can range from utterly boring to …

This incredible gadget lets you draw physical 3D objects in mid-air

There’s a reason 3D printing is so popular these days: it’s awesome. Instead of having to spend thousands of dollars working with a prototyping …

Supersonic passenger planes may begin test flights next year

The time it takes to fly from New York to London may be cut by more than half if<p>Virgin GroupfounderRichard Bransonand a Denver start-up are successful in their effort to create a new supersonic passenger plane.<p>The manufacturing team for Branson's Virgin Galactic company is working with Boom …

Aviation

'Brain wi-fi' reverses leg paralysis in primate first

<b>An implant that beams instructions out of the brain has been used to restore movement in paralysed primates for the first time, say scientists.</b><p>Rhesus monkeys were paralysed in one leg due to a damaged spinal cord.<p>The team from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology bypassed the injury by sending …

Monkeys

Want Your Marijuana Startup to Succeed? Study Patent Law

Next week, voters in five states, including California, Arizona, and Massachusetts, will consider whether to legalize recreational marijuana. Four …

Cannabis

Mobile money on the rise in Africa as millions get phones

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ivan Kiryowa repeatedly checked the balance on his phone, nervous sweat on his cheeks, as he waited for money from a friend. …

Africa

Why One Indian Entrepreneur Is Investing In Smart Villages, Not Smart Cities

Varun Chandran grew up in a village in rural India. Till his late teens, he didn’t know what the Internet was. Now, he’s running a startup, Corporate360, that works with IT clients around the world. The global community, he says, should invest in smart villages as much as they are in smart …

San Francisco

Lung Cancer Vaccine Gets FDA Approval — And You’ll Never Guess Who Made It

CIMAvax treats non-small cell lung cancer, which accounts for 80 to 85 percent of diagnoses.<p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently …

Regulators could freeze AT&T's $85B plan to buy Time Warner

AT&T turned heads over the weekend when it announced plans to buy entertainment giant Time Warner for a whopping $85.4 billion in cash and stock. Experts say the deal may have a tough time passing muster with regulators.<p>If a deal involving a large internet provider and a media giant sounds …

This App Puts an M.D. in Your Pocket, So You (Almost) Never Need to Go to the Doctor

Sherpaa<p>Most times we go to the doctor, the diagnosis ends up being something minor. Our sore throat isn’t actually strep; it’s just part of having …

Nintendo Switch: watch the first trailer for the new console

The Nintendo Switch has finally been revealed. The three-minute trailer, above, gives us our first official look at the long-awaited console.<p>As rumored, the new console is a console-portable hybrid that will use cartridges rather than discs. In the trailer, a man lifts the core of the console from …

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo just announced a new game console — here's everything we know

Nintendo finally announced its new video game console on Thursday morning. It's called Nintendo Switch. You can learn more about it right here.<p>Its last console, the Wii U, <i>tanked</i>. As such, the company is rocketing away from it on the way towards the Switch. It arrives in March 2017!<p>But even though …

Retrogaming