Eric Galea

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Clark Howard

Clark’s Travel Booking<br>& Planning Guide Submit Your Travel Photos<br>and See Latest Gallery<p><b>Never Miss a Deal!</b> Follow Clark Smart Travel pages for the …

I Lost 160 Pounds 3 Years Ago. Here's How I've Kept The Weight Off

When people find out that I lost 160 pounds, they are often in disbelief and ask me how I did it.<p>The hard truth is that it’s not about <i>what</i> I did; …

Kim Philby, British double agent, reveals all in secret video

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1235000/1235860_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534469474_eeaa407c7c45923d6204c84df8bceb51<p><b>A previously unseen video of one of Britain's most infamous spies describing his career as a Soviet agent has been uncovered by the BBC.</b><p>The tape is of …

Science and technology predictions for 2017

Telegraph writers share their science and technology predictions for 2017, from the rise of artificial intelligence to new breakthroughs in cancer research and the first human head transplant.<p>The rise of biometric identification technology, from fingerprints to vein scanners<p>By James Titcomb, …

After 3 months, my favorite new money app has replaced my bank

Some are better than others. Some advertise with talking babies. More and more of them are developing strong online services — and there are external apps like Mint that can help you manage your money. But mostly, banking is still a terrible experience dominated by bad apps, bad fees, and bad …

Customer Service

Why keeping all your money in your checking account is dumb

While it can be a great tool for managing your finances, you have to make sure you're using it wisely.<p>One thing people tend to do wrong with their checking accounts is treat it like a savings account. Keeping a huge stash of cash in your account can give you a sense of security but it can actually …

Freshen A Home With Just Two Ingredients

This is the easiest, most affordable way to make your house smell great.

4 things you should buy to save money and enrage your cable company

Think about how much money you’ve paid to your Internet and cable service provider over the years. Each and every month you cough up $50, $75, $100, …

Tech Trends

Queen Elizabeth II opens Commonwealth meeting in Malta

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II opened the Commonwealth summit Friday on the Mediterranean island of Malta — a meeting that will focus on …

Queen wraps up nostalgic Malta visit with boat trip

The 89-year-old monarch, who arrived Thursday for a three-day visit, will first of all roll up her sleeves to plant a tree in the grounds of the presidential San Anton palace, an exotic oasis in the heart of the country.<p>The gharghar sapling -- a small cypress which is Malta's national tree -- will …

30 Ways to Use Your Smartphone When You Travel

One of the best gadgets for travelers may already be in your pocket. From first researching a trip to remembering where you went once you get back, here are 30 ways to put your smartphone to use when you travel.<p>One of the best gadgets for travelers may already be in your pocket. From first …

Apps

10 Tricks to Make Hanging Christmas Decorations Way Easier

How to make the iPhone 6s into the Android phone you’ve always wanted

Would you love to have an Android phone that actually delivered software updates and security patches in a timely fashion? One option is to get a …

Apps

John Oliver didn't hold back in his profane, frank reaction to Paris attacks

Oliver tackled the situation with sadness, anger, and the perfect amount of humor. Before he began his message, he expressed gratitude to HBO for allowing him to speak without restraint and to offer "a moment of premium-cable profanity." And Oliver did not hold back.<p>"So here is where things stand," …

Cities from the air by night – in pictures

Leaning from helicopters, supported by a body harness, photographer Vincent Laforet took thousands of pictures of 10 cities to produce a stunning photoportrait of the modern city by night

Cities

10 U.S. Army Tips That Could Help You Survive A Zombie Apocalypse

With a little training, the U.S. Army can give you all the skills you need to deal with some brain-sucking zombies (doesn’t hurt to have a few Army buds around either).<p>Images by Lyla Ribot & Tyler Naugle / BuzzFeed.

U.S. Army

How To Build Your Own Perfect Bug Out Bag

For years, my bug out bag has languished in a closet, stuffed to the gills with the gear that I “thought” I might need if forced to flee my home …

21 lifestyle changes to make if you want to save more money

When it comes to getting rich, the formula is simple: Spend less and save more.<p>That's easier said than done. To save a considerable amount of money, you have to make more than an intermittent effort. You have to make a lifestyle change.<p>What kind? We rounded up 21 lifestyle changes anyone can make …

Personal Finance

Amazon deal: Keep your smartphone securely mounted in your car for under $10

Studies show that keeping your hands free while driving increases your safety, so get a car mount for your smartphone and other mobile devices. The …

Free Shipping

PayPal Brings Free Returns To U.S. Shoppers With Expanded “Return Shipping on Us” Service

In hopes of increasing its percentage of online holiday sales, PayPal this morning announced the expansion of its free returns service, “Return Shipping on Us,” which is now available in the U.S for the first time nearly a year after its initial debut overseas. The service, which encourages users …

22 Things To Keep In Your Home In Case Of Emergency

Sure, you have a first-aid kit and a couple cans of garbanzo beans. But, in our experience, it's always better to be over-prepared than not. Here, 22 things to keep on hand so you're ready for fire, flooding, zombies, cute zombies...anything that life throws your way.<p><b>1. Three days' worth of</b> …

In Case of Emergency

5 Most Popular Security Antivirus Apps for All Android Users

With the increase in the number of smartphone apps and new technology in the android platform, the number of android users has also increased …

11 Fitness Apps That Are Better Than a Personal Trainer

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The 5 Best 'Car Mode' Apps for Android

In general, smartphones and cars don't mix—but this is mainly because you have to take your eyes off the road to poke around on your handheld gadget. …

17 things to do in Vancouver before you die

Let’s just admit a Vancouver bucket list could go on forever. Isn’t that why it’s great to live here? While it’s ludicrous to pick just a handful of …

Why You Should Buy In-Flight Wi-Fi Before Your Flight

Surfing the web while in the sky can be a pricey privilege. Here's how to keep the cost down.<p>In-flight Wi-Fi is one of our favorite modern technological advancements. Now, you no longer lose a day of work when flying to a business meeting; you can keep friends, family, and followers informed of the …

Australian government wins bid to ban Maltese rebel bike gang leader from Australia

The Australian Government has won its bid to ban Alex Vella, president of Australia’s largest bikie gang, from Australia after the Federal Court …

Australia

13 DIY Household Products That Could Save You Some Serious Coin

An American family spends an average of $504 per year on cleaning supplies. That’s a lot of money, especially toward products that are made mostly of water! In the spirit of saving, we’ve partnered with Sparkleᅡᆴ paper towels to bring you a way to seriously scrub down your cleaning budget: homemade …

Homemade

Dozens of popular apps found ‘vulnerable to password cracking’

Popular iOS and Android apps from companies like Walmart, ESPN, Slack and SoundCloud have been found vulnerable to password cracking, according to a recent report from AppBugs. The security firm found that dozens of the most popular apps are lacking, in that they allow you to make any number of …