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AOL expands its ‘One’ platform to include tools that help publishers sell to advertisers

AOL has developed an offering that gives publishers a way to monetize their work without having to use tools from multiple companies. Called One by AOL: Publishers, it consolidates the company’s portfolio of services into a single package that provides audience engagement, analytics, content …

Volvo’s vision of creating death-proof cars by 2020 is coming true

The Sweden-based company saw the writing on the wall, so to speak, and realized at the time that sensors and other technologies could be included in cars to greatly reduce the chance of getting into an accident. So as technology advanced, the company began to roll out new safety features into its …

America's middle class is smaller than ever

For the first time in more than 40 years, the middle class is no longer a majority in the US, according to data released by the Pew Research Center.<p>This year, "120.8 million adults were in middle-income households, compared with 121.3 million [adults] in lower and upper-income households …

Scientists create quantum entanglement at room temperature

Quantum entanglement, where two particles are inextricably linked, is a real thing. However, creating that odd behavior has been extremely difficult so far -- you have to cool things down to near absolute zero to pull it off on a significant scale. Or rather, you did. Researchers have successfully …

Quantum Physics

Opinion: Investors would be wise to move their money out of the U.S.

While many investors worry that the U.S. economy is so weak it’s teetering on recession — and a slowdown in China will make matters worse — the real …

Bernie Sanders's Highly Sensible Plan to Turn Post Offices Into Banks

They're much less crazy than payday-lending services, and the rest of the world agrees.<p>In an interview with <i>Fusion</i>’s Felix Salmon the day after last week’s Democratic debate and published Tuesday, Senator Bernie Sanders discussed the marquee features of democratic socialism he’s been tirelessly …

Bernie Sanders

Why walk? Ride this portable personal transporter instead

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Here's something I find bonkers.<p>People slide their Lexuses into a mall parking lot and desperately drive around until they can find a spot as close as possible to the mall.<p>Sometimes, it takes them 10 or 15 …

How to Use Self-Massage to Improve Your Happiness After 60 – 3 Ways to Get Started

There are so many benefits of massage for everyone, and, particularly as we age, we need to think about giving our bodies and joints a bit more care …

Chinese stocks slide for second day as sell-off continues

China's main stock markets recover some of their losses following Monday's plunge, only to fall back again<p>Chinese shares have fallen for a second consecutive day, extending the severe losses suffered by investors on Monday, who endured the most vicious one-day in Chinese stocks for more than eight …

Google Ventures Leads $60 Million Round for Secret Escapes

Who says flash sales are dead? OK, we did but Google Ventures doesn’t think so.<p>Google’s investment arm, which has backed Uber, Slack, and Nest, and …

Cuba Libre! Airbnb Stays In the Country Are Free This Week

With the Cuban Embassy reopening in Washington, D.C., this week, room-sharing service Airbnb says it will cover the cost for U.S. travelers booked to …

The Ultimate Bucket-List Travel Guide

The world’s top chefs, authors, actors and other globe-trotters—from Anne Rice to Ruth Reichl—share the places they’re dying to see before they die. Take note, then take off. Bon voyage!<p>By<p>Lauren Lipton<p><b>ROBIN ESROCK,</b> whose book “The Great Global Bucket List” will be published next year, has traveled …

Bucket Lists

4 Tools To Make You A Better 401k Investor

Robo Advisors are all the rage. Launched over the past several years, several have grown to over one billion in assets under management. Wealthfront manages $2 billion, Betterment and Personal Capital about $1.5 billion. While still small compared to the goliaths of the industry (Vanguard manages …

How to set up your own Raspberry Pi powered VPN

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1180000/1180963_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534397589_aa66b07d8a3352104169cf47a9a943cc<p><b>Eyes are everywhere online.</b><p>The websites you visit often track where you came from and watch where you head off to next.<p>A VPN - or virtual private …

20 striking photos of international borders from around the world

While some boundaries simply consist of markings on a road, in areas of political turmoil borders are marked by high fences and heavily guarded gates.<p>From the USA-Canada border, which spans over 5,000 miles, to satellite images that capture the brightly lit border of India and Pakistan at night, …

College is a con: The savage truth about your bachelor’s degree

<b>(mjbs via iStock)</b><p>Higher education wears the cloak of liberalism, but in policy and practice, it’s a cutthroat system of exploitation<p>David Masciotra<p>June 28, 2015 6:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Higher education wears the cloak of liberalism, but in policy and practice, it …

Higher Education

Google cracks down on 'revenge porn'

Google plans to censor unauthorized nude photos from its influential Internet search engine in a policy change aimed at cracking down on a malicious practice known as "revenge porn."<p>The new rules announced Friday will allow people whose naked pictures have been posted on a website without their …

29 travel hacks that even frequent fliers don't know

Essentially an express lane for the proactive, these programs are pre-approvals from the US Customs and Border Protection that designate you a low-risk traveler. As long as you're not a convicted criminal, you're good to go after little more than some light paperwork and a quick in-person interview.<p>…

Credit Cards

Scientists build toy car propelled by evaporating water

Researchers at New York’s Columbia University harness the element’s natural process to power miniature vehicle and an LED lamp<p>Machines that harness the power of evaporating water have been created by scientists in the US.<p>Researchers at Columbia University in New York have built a miniature car that …

How to Select a Travel Photography Workshop: A Costa Rican Experience

When we get to plan our vacations around photography, life gets a little bit better. Now combine your photography passion with an epic destination …

Ozobot’s Tiny Robots Use Squiggly Lines And Google’s Blockly To Teach Kids To Code

One of the bigger evolutions in education has been the push to get kids to become more computer-literate, yet one of the hardest hurdles has been making the process of learning and writing programming languages less dry. A startup out of southern California has found an innovative way of tackling …

Southern California

Ericsson unleashes LTE over the Wi-Fi airwaves

Carriers are constantly on the hunt for more 4G spectrum, but the airwaves they need may be right under their noses. Mobile network builder Ericsson …