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The harsh reality of Brexit is finally setting in

The Bank of England warned about it. Brexiters called it "project fear." Now it's becoming reality.<p>Bank of England governor Mark Carney said the impact of Britain's decision to leave the European Union is starting to have a real impact on the economy -- and on people's pocketbooks.<p>"With wage growth …

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Tile grout is the adhesive that binds tile together to form an impenetrable wall or floor covering. While tile is a long-lasting ceramic, the grout binding it together crumbles over a period of time, allowing moisture to make its way behind adjacent tiles. Removing the old grout properly from the …

The Terminator is here—watch Russian robot fire at targets with dual-wielding pistols

A Russian robot is scheduled to exit the Earth’s atmosphere in 2021, but it first needs to learn some basic skills before beginning its voyage. …

From heart attacks to fainting, this watch flags up health threats before they strike

Along with a range of health sensors, ContinYou's new Contact watch can send alerts about changes to its wearer's vital signs.<p>Norwegian entrepreneur …

Scientists Have Created an Artificial Organ That Can Pump Out Cancer-Fighting T-Cells

Meet the bionic thymus.<p>Scientists have developed an artificial thymus, an organ crucial to the human immune system, that could produce special …

This Person's Way Of Carrying Pizza Is Being Called Offensive

"I'm not going to lie. I cried a little bit looking at this picture."<p>"I think I'm witnessing a drug deal. I mean who the hell carries their pizza like that?" the person wrote.<p>In follow-up comments, the poster wrote that the pizza boxes are from Pizza Pizza, a Canadian pizza chain.<p>They also wrote …

Things Destroying Your Gut Health

A healthy gut is the key to a healthy lifestyle. This quick video explores what foods to avoid, and what you need to eat more of, to promote weight …

Mark Cuban Believes Health Care 'Should Be a Right'

As the fight over Obamacare and Trumpcare continues to swirl, billionaire investor Mark Cuban made clear his views on health care in a recent …

Six things you should do immediately after a workout

In a good week, let's say you spend seven hours working out. That might sound like a lot of gym time, but it still leaves 161 hours during which you could either undermine all of that hard work, or speed-up results with some smart lifestyle tweaks.<p>How you eat and what you do in the hours following …

Type 2 diabetes reversed with new oral drug, in animal study

Type 2 diabetes has been reversed in mice with a new, orally available drug, according to a study led by San Diego scientists. The study suggests a …

GOP Rep. John Culberson Gets An Earful From Angry Voters

Raucous crowd chanted: "Do your job!"<p>Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) faced a hostile audience at a town hall meeting in his home district on Saturday and was even booed by constituents when the topic of health care came up.<p>A clip shared online showed members of the Houston-area audience chanting “Fix …

Republicans

DIY: GPS SMS Security Tracking System For Your Vehicle | Electronics For You

Advertisement<p>In this project, the presenter will combine a SIM5320 3G module with an Arduino and a piezoelectric transducer as a shock sensor in …

Trust your gut. It may be affecting your health

<b>New research is helping to unravel the mystery of how disruptions to the bacteria in our gut, caused by an unhealthy diet or irregular sleep, can</b> …

University of Chicago

Even Adele Was Impressed by This Adele Impersonator's Voice

An Adele concert at Domain Stadium in Perth, Australia on Tuesday night got pretty meta when an Adele drag impersonator, who goes by the name of …

This touchscreen vibrates, blasts music—and companies like Apple should pay attention

All those rumors that the next iPhone or Samsung will be all screen in the front have a problem: No one's really sure how to <i>do</i> that. You'd need to …

Lenovo’s latest Windows 2-in-1 tablet is just $199

Hello Chromebooks<p>Lenovo surprised us with a $229 Windows 2-in-1 tablet last year, and it’s back at Mobile World Congress today to unveil the successor. Priced at just $199, Lenovo’s new Miix 320 is designed to be a really low-cost Windows-powered laptop. Just like Microsoft’s Surface, it’s not …

Consumer Tech

We No Longer Have Three Branches of Government

I served in Congress for 16 years and taught civics for 13 more. Our government no longer looks like the one I told my students about—or the one the Constitution describes.<p>For more than a dozen years, teaching government classes to graduate students at Harvard and Princeton, I filled my students’ …

Political Science

The U.S. National Parks Will Have 10 Days of Free Admission in 2017

Here are the 137 national parks, monuments, and recreation areas that will waive entrance fees.<p>The U.S. National Park Service has announced the dates …

Google's Waze carpool service is coming to more cities in the US and Latin America

Furthering its mission to battle vehicular traffic, Google-owned navigation firm Waze is gearing up to expand its Carpool service to more cities across the US and Latin America, reports The Wall Street Journal.<p>The company first began testing its public ridesharing app in Tel Aviv, Israel in July …

Mark Cuban Says Basic Income Would Be the 'Worst Response' to Automation

Business mogul Mark Cuban found himself in a Twitter feud this week over how best to deal with future job losses caused by automation.<p>The tech …

Make Your Own McDonald's Oreo Tiramisu and Experience the Magic

If you're as excited as we are about McDonald's Hong Kong's Oreo-themed menu, you're in the right place! This take on the Oreo tiramisu is fluffy, sweet, and loaded with coffee plus cookies-and-cream flavor.<p>McDonald's-Inspired Oreo Tiramisu<p>Kevin Smith, POPSUGAR Food<p>Ingredients<p><b>For filling</b>:<br>• 6 egg …

Duterte targets Philippine children in bid to widen drug war

MANILA (Reuters) - Before Rodrigo Duterte’s bloody war on drugs had even begun, allies of the Philippines president were quietly preparing for a wider offensive. On June 30, as Duterte was sworn in, they introduced a bill into the Philippine Congress that could allow children as young as nine to be …

Asia

How to unlock Netflix to watch every movie and TV show using these secret codes - IBTimes India

With this simple trick, Netflix users can unlock a whole new world of content.<p>Netflix users are already in treat with a wide range of movies and TV …

How Do You Remove Debt Collections From Your Credit Report?

Remove a Charge-Off From Your Credit Report and Boost Your Score<p>How to Clean Up Even the Worst Credit Report Items<p>How to Recover from the 2 Worst …

5 Smoothies to Kick-Start Your Day and Pitfalls to Avoid

With all the super ingredients you can add to your morning smoothie, it can get overwhelming. Here are 5 smoothies that are the perfect balance of …

How to Trim Your Grocery Bill (& Still Eat Well)

Eating "better" can look like a lot of different things to a lot of different people. To some it might mean scrapping the frozen dinners and …

Nutrition

A Groundbreaking Gene-Editing Therapy Eliminated Cancer in Two Infants

Two infants diagnosed with an aggressive and previously incurable form of leukemia are now in remission, after British doctors say they cured the …

Samsung IconX Fitness Earbuds

Samsung’s truly wireless earbuds are finally available fore purchase! The IconX Cordfree Fitness Earbuds are a must-have workout accessory, they …

Learn to build stellar Android apps by completing 14 projects in this hands-on training (91% off)

There’s no substitute for genuine hands-on experience. So if you’re looking to build cool new apps, the best way to learn is by doing just that with this Complete Android Developer course package. Right now, you can lock in this bundle of over 230 lectures and more than 31 hours of content for just …

Vinyl Is About to Become a Billion-Dollar Industry

A great opportunity for the Financial Times to talk about “hipsters.”<p>I'm not being arrogant, but I'm pretty sure that I could be a "forecaster" for a major corporation. Sure, I predicted that Joe Biden would be the 45th President of the United States, that the Boston Celtics would play the San …