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The Government's Math Is Masking the True Cost of College

When retired, wealthy parents are categorized as low-income, there's a big difference between "average tuition paid" and "median tuition paid."<p>Many of the students now applying to U.S. colleges and universities have almost no idea what it will really cost to go there, should they be accepted.<p>Save …

8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time (save $41!)

Yesterday’s post included a huge list of 10 paid iPhone and iPad apps that were all on sale for free for a limited time — and if you hurry, you can …

Real Women Who Left Bad Relationships

"I realized my life was stressful, so I left my job for one that treats me better. Then months later, I left my husband; he was controlling and always mad at me. Now I've taken a job transfer and will be moving in February. It's been quite the year of changes." —<i>Mich Blanchard</i><p>"I ended a nine-year …

Got an iPad and this app? You’ve got a second Mac screen

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: via Duet Display<p>Ever since the iPad first came out, people have wanted to use their Apple tablets as a second …

The 15 worst Internet hoaxes of 2014 – and where the pranksters are now

If 2013 was “the year of the viral hoax,” what then should we call 2014 — a year slightly older, slightly wiser, and even more full of moronic shenanigans?<p>This was the year, after all, that saw the rise of the fake news industry: a cynical (and profitable!) enterprise that churns out convincing …

Best PC Games Of 2014: Our Top Picks Of The Year

It’s once again time to look back at some of our favorite PC games from the past twelve months. 2014 was an awesome year for PC gaming, and a number …

Man gives woman with ex-girlfriend's name a world trip - CNN.com

Use these 2 apps to shoot gorgeous 4K videos with your iPhone 6

We’ve known for a while that the A8 chip inside Apple’s iPhone 6 includes support for 4K video, although the device’s default camera software doesn’t …

Grizzlies at Spurs: THE Best Game Of The Season Triple OT Thriller

Sony shake-up possible after hack, analysts say

Top management at<p>Sony Pictures Entertainmentare feeling the walls close in on them.<p>Continued fallout over the Nov. 24 cyberattack that released derogatory missives not meant for public consumption, combined with the decision to cancel the Christmas release of "The Interview," have analysts …

Celtics trade Rajon Rondo to Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have acquired four-time All-Star Rajon Rondo and center Dwight Powell from the Boston Celtics in …

Samsung's ChatOn service will shut down next year (update)

After denying reports that its ChatOn service was close to being disbanded on a region-by-region basis, Samsung has announced in Korea that it's going away. According to <i>Yonhap News</i>, Samsung's statement said it will close up shop on February 1st. It's not immediately clear whether or not that will …

SLAM Magazine

Interesting nugget from our friends at TiqIQ: Based on the home average ticket prices from the secondary market, the New York Knicks are the worst …

Advice From Stoya: Can An Open Marriage Ever Work?

<i>We love chatting with Stoya — writer, thinker, on-screen-sex haver — about all manner of sexual, sensual, and feminist topics. In fact, we had so</i> …

Funny Video: Watch 13 Dogs and 1 Cat Civilly Share a Holiday Meal

Reuters: Google's 'Android M' will hook cars directly to the internet

If <i>Reuters'</i> rumors are true, then apparently the folks at Mountain View think the Android Auto overlays rolling out this year don't go far enough. Citing unnamed sources, it indicates that an Android 'M' able to embed directly into cars -- no smartphone necessary -- is set to roll out in about a …

New York City subway extension may transform Manhattan neighborhood | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Work crews are scrambling underneath New York City to finish the city’s first major new subway stop in 25 years, a fast-track project intended to revitalize a long-neglected slice of Manhattan.<p>The city’s transit authority has been working for seven years on the $2.4 billion …

Two British Teenagers 3D Printed A Wristband That Records TV When Its Wearer Falls Asleep

Whenever I’m watching television late at night, I worry incessantly about whether or not I’ll be able to stay awake during my favorite shows. Will we finally find out who the mother is? What will Lady Gaga wear on the <i>Tonight Show</i> this time? Who shot J.R.? Who am I kidding? I don’t watch television …

Pandora launches its first native game console app — and it’s for Xbox One

Digital radio service Pandora is finally showing some love to gamers today with the launch of a new application for the Xbox One.<p>Despite being one of the largest streaming music services, the company has previously opted to devote its resources to building a HTML5 web app optimized for television …

MOD Kits DIY Introduces The Wave Analog, Tube-Driven Spring Reverb Kit

0<p>SHARES<p>The Wave is a versatile stand-alone, tube-driven analog spring reverb unit kit.<p>It can be used in front of your guitar amp or as a line-level …

Guitar

That Cheap Old Car Might Carry Deadly Cost for Teens: Study

When shopping for a safe car for their teens, parents might want to aim for the newest model they can afford, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers found that that almost half of the teenage drivers killed on the roads in the past few years were driving vehicles that were 11 or more years old and …

Research

Valve Initiates Steam Region Locking To Stop Low Currency Game Purchase Exploits

With the collapse of the Russian ruble currency this week, Valve has taken steps to stop low currency value game purchasing exploiters taking …

Gaming

Minecraft creator Notch buys Beverly Hills mansion for record-setting $70M

Markus "Notch" Persson recently set a new record, this one outside of the gaming community: The <i>Minecraft</i> creator just bought a sprawling mansion in Beverly Hills, California, for $70 million.<p>It is the "highest price ever paid for a home in Beverly Hills," according to a press release from John …

5 New Year's Resolutions for Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

Lose weight? Go for Michelle Obama arms? Those kinds of resolutions are for the everyday person. Possibly because many entrepreneurs tend to underemphasize "work-life balance," for better or for worse, most entrepreneurs will devote most of their energy to meeting business goals in the new year. …

Small Business

How To Make Mac & Cheese Buns For Your Burgers

It all started with this ridiculous Facebook post we put up, a picture from Foodbeast reader @tymbussanich. The photo in question from November 4th then decided to reverberate through the halls of our Facebook audience, quickly reaching over 4 million people, 160,000 likes, comments and shares:<p>It …

Comfort Food

MeteoEarth: Like having your own meteorologist on your iPad and iPhone

Invalid data returned from the iTunes Web Service. Check your app ID, and verify that the iTunes is currently up.<p>Having a weather app at the ready is …

Venture Capitalist Kevin Kinsella's Advice For Entrepreneurs

Getting into the heads of Venture Capitalists (VCs) can be a tricky proposition for founders, but it’s essential for raising large amounts of money successfully. This is especially true when approaching rock star VCs like Kevin Kinsella, founder of Avalon Ventures — most famous for investing in …