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How to find out everything Google knows about you

In exchange, you agree to share information about yourself that Google can share with advertisers so their ads are more effective. For instance, airlines want to target people who love to travel. Children's clothing makers want to target parents.<p>Google uses a lot of methods to learn about you. …

10 things that require no talent or luck, via Fouad ElNaggar. Actually, I'd consider one showing these AS talented! https://t.co/FIA9pqGSj6

Patients are not customers. Here are 6 reasons why.

61K Shares<p>Recently I wrote about the problems with maintenance of certification requirements. One of the phrases I repeatedly read when I was …

Customer Service

Gene Linked To Youthful Appearance May Help Solve Ageing Puzzle

Health and Medicine Photo credit: magicinfoto/ShutterstocHow long you live depends in part on the genes you inherit. For example, those suffering …

8 Style Secrets Every Man Should Know

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, so we asked some of the most stylish men we know to weigh on on their essential advice for how to dress …

Why Self Care Is So Important

You’re overwhelmed at work. You have a ton of projects piling up at home, and your calendar is packed with overdue tasks. To make room for all of …

selfcare

10 Secrets To Being Utterly Charming

When design expert Stephen Bayley was but a boy, his headmaster left a word of warning on his last ever school report: "Charm alone will not get him …

Je suis une moto: Traveling Europe on a rented motorcycle

MONTEPULCIANO, Italy (AP) — Gingerly balancing on the foot pegs of the big Ducati motorcycle, I turned the machine down a dirt-path hill between …

Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

Human life begins in bright flash of light as a sperm meets an egg, scientists have shown for the first time, after capturing the astonishing ‘fireworks’ on film.<p>An explosion of tiny sparks erupts from the egg at the exact moment of conception.<p>Scientists had seen the phenomenon occur in other …

Tricks for Saving Tons of Cash Using British Airways Reward Miles

In On Points, Brian Kelly, founder of The Points Guy, shares his strategies for getting the most out of your points and miles.<p>When you’re dealing …

British Airways

Two Enthusiasts Podcast – Episode 20 – Fans or Fanatics?

Episode 20 of the Two Enthusiasts Podcast builds off the previous episode, which covered in-depth the mythos that surrounds Erik Buell, Buell …

The 5 gadgets every motorcycle rider needs

It’s springtime here in Canada (finally) and that means that legions of two-wheeled motorists are putting away their parkas and waking up their bikes …

This website lets you book private jet rides that are cheaper than some commercial flights

Stratajet bills itself as "the world's first online private jet marketplace," using technology to pull up real-time prices and availability for aircraft, much like Skyscanner or Expedia except for private jets.<p>Though it's not the only private jet booking website online, it's the first to let users …

Baja California Travel Warning!

The latest travel warning for Baja was updated by the PIkiPiki Department of Stop-Being-Stupid-and-Scared in April 2016. The delay time for the …

Mexico

How do planes fly? This animation explains everything you need to know

Lots of us have ridden on planes before, but how many of us could really explain how airplanes lift themselves off the ground and stay in the air? …

We Asked Riders From Motorcycle Clubs All Over America To Recommend Their Favorite Roads

There’s nothing quite like traveling this country on a motorcycle.<p>The sun warm on your back, the wind and the roar of your bike crowding your ears, the clear air spiked with salty ocean breezes or the heavy perfume of harvested maize. Birds dip in and out of sweet songs both foreign and familiar, …

Hiking

The big ‘F— You’: Classified Moto’s Honda XR650L

<i>When John Ryland of Classified Moto sent through images of this heavily customized Honda XR650L, our jaws hit the floor. So we asked him to explain his thinking. His replies, reproduced verbatim below, are gold dust—and food for thought.</i><p>AS REWARDING AS creating custom motorcycles can be, there’s a …

7 Leadership Lessons From the Coach Who Mentored Steve Jobs, Eric Schmidt, and Jeff Bezos

Bill Campbell dies at 75, leaving Silicon Valley's top leaders without their most trusted adviser.<p>Most Silicon Valley titans are familiar figures. They make commencement speeches that rack up millions of views on YouTube, get profiled by business websites such as this one, and have irreverent …

Silicon Valley

Valkyrie Might Be The Baddest And Most Gorgeous Plane Ever Made

It's one of 10 innovations to win a 2016 Invention Award<p>David Loury isn’t a classic-car kind of guy. But when he decided to radically redesign the private plane, he turned to luxury automobiles—and their design-forward aesthetic—for inspiration. “Maserati and Mercedes-Benz were the two main cars I …

Why walking is the ideal speed to see the world

How do you walk 500 miles? Extreme hiker Sarah Marquis explains how pain gives way to pleasure during an epic trek through the wilderness.<p>Sarah …

New York University

PillDrill is a home medication scanning system for keeping track of prescriptions

The fight to drag the healthcare system kicking and screaming into the 21st century often overlooks the little picture in favor of larger systematic fixes. But for many users on multiple meds, the only thing standing between them and an incorrect or missed dosage is a big, plastic box from the …

Seven Reasons to Become a Travel Blogger

<b>Travel blogging</b> is a journal that the whole world can read and it is the main reason behind me setting up my own travel blog. I set up Sophie's Suitcase for both my friends and family to read whilst I was on my travels backpacking around South East Asia back in 2012. Nowadays everyone is writing …

Apple shares new collection of Earth Day-inspired playlists on Apple Music

Continuing its Earth Day efforts, Apple today has shared a collection of new playlists on Apple Music that the company says provides the “perfect soundtrack for Earth day – and beyond.” The collection consists of five different playlists containing a wide array of artists.<p>Artists included in the …

A Stanford dean on adult skills every 18-year-old should have

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the skills every 18 year old needs?</i> <i>Answer by Julie Lythcott-Haims, Author of NYT bestseller How to Raise an Adult; former Stanford dean; podcast host.</i><p>1. An 18-year-old must be able to talk to strangers<p>Faculty, deans, advisers, landlords, store …

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8 Best Websites to Get a Single, First Class Seat | Investopedia

Not that long ago your options for buying a first-class seat on a flight were limited to burning a lot of frequent-flier miles or paying many times …

25 things every man should take out of his closet and burn

Perhaps also consider building a dumpster fire.<p>Each item on this list has no place in an adult male's wardrobe. Some of these pieces have simply outstayed their welcome; others have been and always will be fashion abominations. You probably just didn't know it when you purchased them.<p>We're not …

Casio Smart Outdoor Watch

Casio’s Smart Outdoor Watch was unveiled in January at CES 2016. The WSD-F10 wrist device is powered by Android Wear™ and is optimal for the outdoors, with water resistance up to 50 meters and tested to military standard specifications.<p>The new watch comes equipped with a wide range of useful apps …

Casio

Scientists Dissolve Everyday Objects In Acid, But One Item Surprisingly Survives

Don't try this at home!<p>YouTube channel “Chemistry Flicks” has been hard at work dousing everyday objects in acid, all in the name of science.<p>They've coated a host of items -- including fruit, meat, a lab coat, chocolate, and a smartphone -- in chlorosulfonic acid over the past two weeks.<p>All but one …