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Saving gas by lifting the pedal: engine braking vs coasting (video)

The way a driver operates a car can produce very different fuel-economy numbers, and when driving downhill, two notable techniques come into play.<p>The …

12 AI Quotes Everyone Should Read

Artificial Intelligence began as a philosophical conundrum in ancient times, developed into a science fiction forecast (and warning) in the Modern Era and is a practical reality today. This shows that from the earliest known period of human history to the present day it has been a subject of …

Remaining Frugal as Your Income Grows

Like many people, I spent my college years being extremely frugal.I did all kinds of things in college to save money. I ate absurd amounts of ramen …

Personal Finance

Tony Robbins: The Secret to Living an Extraordinary Life

In his best-selling book Unshakeable, Tony Robbins explains that our lives are not shaped by our conditions but rather by our decisions. Living an extraordinary life is a choice that is always available to you despite your circumstances.<p>On a scale of 1 to 10, how is your stress level right now? As …

Tony Robbins

Rethinking What Really Matters: The Four Most Important Things in Life

<b>“Life is short. Focus on what matters and let go of what doesn’t.” ~Unknown</b><p>Our most precious commodities are not our smartphones, 3D TVs, brand new …

The No. 1 piece of advice college grads would give their 18-year-old selves

Working while you’re in school is smart for many reasons<p>Hit the books — and the bank.<p>The No. 1 piece of advice recent college grads would give their …

Tony Robbins’ 4 rules for investing

You may know Tony Robbins from his life strategy books and infomercials that are running somewhere in the world at this very moment. But in his last …

Alcatel A30, Moto G5 Plus now being subsidized through Amazon Prime Exclusive program

Amazon’s Prime Exclusive program is expanding.<p>Amazon is adding the Alcatel A30 and Moto G5 Plus to its Prime Exclusive program. The Alcatel A30 is …

Should I take vitamin D every day?

Although advice suggested people should take supplements during winter, unless you are seriously deficient, the chance of it stopping you catching a cold is minimal<p>It’s not too late to top up on vitamin D if you ignored advice issued last year by Public Health England (PHE) to take supplements. But …

Total recall: the people who never forget

An extremely rare condition may transform our understanding of memory<p>If you ask Jill Price to remember any day of her life, she can come up with an answer in a heartbeat. What was she doing on 29 August 1980? “It was a Friday, I went to Palm Springs with my friends, twins, Nina and Michelle, and …

Palm Springs

Smartwatch can help detect signs of cardiac arrest for at-risk patients

Fitness trackers typically monitor users’ sleep, activity and exercise patterns. But the iBeat, a new wearable technology, does those things while trying to reduce deaths due to the leading fatality worldwide, heart disease.<p>The iBeat smartwatch uses microsensors to measure users’ heart rate for …

25 Of The Best New Albums To Stream On Spotify This Month

September kicked off with new releases from Travis Scott and Isaiah Rashad that dominated the conversation about the next generation of rap — but there were plenty more memorable albums out that month, too. The point of this column will be to highlight albums you might’ve missed elsewhere, …

Anglr is Fitbit for fishing

As an avid non-fisher it’s hard for me to quite grasp the depths of depravity associated with a fishing trip. Waking up at 4am? Swinging a pole at some water? Drinking beers all morning in a hot boat? Catching and eating a squirming live thing? Not for me.<p>The folks at Anglr want to change my mind. …

Psychologists say this is the simplest way to get — and stay — happy

When was the last time you felt truly happy? The kind of happy where you feel as if you just won an Olympic gold?<p>It's an amazing, but often fleeting, …