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Netflix has tons of hidden categories — here's how to see them

Netflix hidden categories are the secret to better binging, friends.<p>The vast amount of content on Netflix can get pretty unwieldy. Luckily, there's a …

TV shows

OneDrive tips and tricks: How to master Microsoft's free cloud storage

If you haven't checked out OneDrive lately, you're missing out. Over the past two years, Microsoft has methodically added a raft of new features that …

Software

How to Invest $500 a Month and Become a Millionaire in 30 Years

Investing $500 a month is a simple and easy process to build wealth.<p>If you have $500 left over at the end of every month, you can easily achieve …

Investing

5 Habits That Make You Stand Out at Work

As a successful professional who always meets her deadlines and never misses the opportunity to celebrate a coworker’s birthday (because cookies), …

Babysitting

Forget budgeting: Here is a smarter, easier way to control your spending

Are you trying to spend less money? Learn how you can spend less money without having to create a strict budget for your personal finances.<p>Just …

Personal Finance

50 Things That Are Making You Look Older

Your habits, style choices, and even your attitude are just a few ways you could age yourself. Here are the most common mistakes.<p>Wearing the wrong …

Skin Care

These Are 15 Free Excel Templates You Can Use to Make More Money

Use them...and profit.<p>In these days of cloud-based systems, mobile applications, and web-based services, why use a spreadsheet for any other purpose than analysis?<p>Three reasons: ease, customization, and cost. A spreadsheet can be easily saved, updated, and reused again and again. A good template …

Project Management

Starting a New Job? Take Control of Your Onboarding

When Liz was offered a job as a product manager at a growing biotech firm, she was ecstatic. She had spent considerable time on her job search, found a company and a position that felt like a perfect fit, nailed her interviews, and negotiated smartly. But once Liz had both feet in the door and …

Management

One app keeps all your cloud storage under control

<i>This post is presented by iMobie.</i><p>These days, cloud storage is pretty much a must. It’s so common that many of us use at least two cloud services — maybe iCloud for photos and music, Google Drive for professional files, Dropbox for work stuff and so on. That means a lot of passwords to remember, and …

Google Drive

The easiest way to copy an iPhone photo album to your PC

It was a pretty typical weekend project: My daughter's graduation party was coming up, so I wanted to put together a photo slideshow. Of course, like most parents, my wife and I had years' worth of photos trapped on our iPhones. How could we quickly and easily move them to a laptop and into a …

App Store

Getting the most from OneNote, part 2: OneNote 10 is catching up

OneNote lets you tag, flag, recognize, record and search just about anything. Soon, the Windows Store variant will be the main version of this …

Software

I flew from the US to London in economy on Europe's newest budget airline — here's what it was like

It's not unusual to fork out $1,000 for a flight from New York to London on a summer weekend. So when I heard that a low-cost airline was offering $99 one-way flights, I jumped right on it.<p>Primera Air is a low-cost Nordic airline that started offering transatlantic flights from Boston, Washington …

Washington D.C.

50 Awesome Books for Teachers

The post 50 Awesome Books for Teachers appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I love to read! And my professional learning bookshelf is always full as …

Books

Airfare-prediction app Hopper flies past 30 million installs, helped by AI

Hopper, a travel app that tells you the right time to book your flight to get the lowest price, says it has leveraged AI to drive significant growth over the last two years.<p>Already, its AI powered notifications drive a quarter of its overall sales, and the company says that portion will grow. More …

Machine Learning

Fidelity to launch no-fee index funds

Fidelity, one of the largest index mutual fund providers, announced on Wednesday that it will introduce two no-fee funds, giving more investors access to both domestic and global markets.<p>The funds are called the Fidelity Zero Total Market Index Fund (FZROX) and the Fidelity Zero International Index …

Investing

Will you be employed? Skills demanded by the changing nature of work

In 1997, Garry Kasparov, one of the greatest chess players in history, lost a chess match to a supercomputer called Deep Blue. Some years later …

Artificial Intelligence

The 20 fastest-growing skills for freelancers

Looking to pick up work in the gig economy? Certain tech and other skills will help you land a job.<p>Demand for freelance workers has skyrocketed in …

Google Cloud Platform

Getting the most from OneNote, part I: A hidden Office gem

The more information you put into OneNote the more useful it is. You can tag, flag, recognize, record and search just about anything.<p>Microsoft's …

Software

5 tips to nail your LinkedIn profile like a boss

LinkedIn has been around for a loooong time — since 2002, that is. Facebook was still a mere fantasy of Harvard underclassman Mark Zuckerberg, and …

Social Media

5 Financial Planning Books To Help Your Teen Learn About Responsible Spending

<b>* These books give practical monetary advice for young people</b><b><br>* They make great gifts for new grads</b><b><br>* From taxes to budgeting, they cover a range of</b> …

Personal Finance

The Best Online Business Card Printing Services of 2018

When you meet someone in a professional setting, a well-designed business card helps make a lasting good impression. Here are the best business card …

Online Life

How to Salvage Water Damaged Books

The Syracuse University Library’s Department of Preservation and Conservation (SULPreservation) offers a simple, silent tutorial showing how to …

Syracuse University

26 grown-up ways to style long hair

If you're bored of your long hair and long run out of ideas for styling it, don't simply reach for the scissors. From waves, curls and modern up-dos to poker-straight styles, it's easier than you think to shake yourself out of your hairstyle rut. These are the celebrity looks we're taking …

How to Connect Your Laptop to Your TV

Sometimes your laptop screen just isn't big enough. Here are the best ways to put movies, music, and games from your PC on your TV.<p>PCMag reviews …

The 10 best Black Mirror episodes

Charlie Brooker’s award-winning sci-fi series <i>Black Mirror</i> is this generation’s version of <i>The Twilight Zone</i>, but with a modern, technology-driven …

TV

Where to watch free movies online

Most everyone has those days where they fire up Netflix or Hulu, only to find it seems like they’ve already watched every good movie the service has …

Amazon Fire TV

Get 3TB of Secure Cloud Storage Without A Monthly Fee Or End Date

Cloud storage is a very reliable way to keep all your files backed up, but if you've ever had to buy extra space on Google Drive or Apple Cloud, you …

The Best Free DVD Rippers

Too many DVDs lying around? Need a way to turn them digital? You can turn them into digital files with the right software. These three programs will …

Software

8 nifty, new apps that will help you save money

Arguably everyone experiences financial challenges at one time or another. For some, the challenges are relatively small and insignificant. For others, money issues become big, scary and stressful.<p>No matter where your income-to-spending ratio currently sits, one thing remains true — you can save …

Personal Finance

How to Find a Job Via LinkedIn

LinkedIn can be a useful tool for job seekers. Many companies advertise open positions on LinkedIn and accept applications directly through the …