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Inside the race to create the next generation of satellite internet

Is the sky big enough for two multi-billion dollar satellite internet projects? In the next two years, we’ll find out if entrepreneurs driven by human betterment—one looking up at the heavens and humanity’s future, the other looking down to the earth’s neediest—can share a shot at creating the next …

Space Travel

DIY computer startup gets $15 million

Dude, you're getting a ... Kano.<p>That's right. Your kid's first computer might be one she builds herself. For $149, kids (or adults) can build a computer and learn basic coding skills to program it.<p>"Kano is a new type of PC," said co-founder Alex Klein at TechCrunch Disrupt on Monday. "One that is …

Raspberry Pi

The political storm over the Googleplex

Google regularly tops the list of companies that students want to work for and, visiting its Silicon Valley campus last week, I could see why. The …

Silicon Valley

​No more waiting for online delivery. Collect your Amazon order from the neighbourhood store

​<br>If you are too excited to wait for the new tank top you ordered online,Amazonhas a solution for you. Also, sometimes, the delivery guy acts pricey …

5 Non-Alcoholic Lazy Summer Drinks

Here are 5 easy non-alcoholic drinks to make for family and friends on hot and humid summer days.<p><b>Tart Muddled Mint Lemonade</b><p>It doesn't get more beachy and summery than freshly made lemonade here in America! Some people like it sweet - I like it tart. The mix of mint, freshly squeezed lemon juice and …

Spices

What Your Favorite Fast Food Chain Says About Your Politics

Fast casual chain Chipotle has been in the political spotlight all week, ever since Hillary Clinton stopped in for a burrito bowl in one of her first public appearances after announcing her run for the presidency. But as HuffPost Business's Alexander Kaufman explained on Tuesday, this isn't the …

Chick-fil-A

Dwell

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Home Tours

The Persistent Myth of the Narcissistic Millennial

People are still lobbing the same accusations at Millennials, even though evidence shows they're not any more self-absorbed than their predecessors.<p>A few months ago, the news went viral that the American Psychiatric Association had classified “taking selfies” as a sign of a mental disorder. It lit …

7 things confident entrepreneurs never do

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>Entrepreneur.com</i><i>.</i><p>By Sujan Patel, Entrepreneur.com<p>If you …

Walmart To Kick Off Black Friday Sales At 6 P.M. On Thanksgiving

Walmart is joining other retailers in turning Black Friday from a one-day shopping bonanza to a multiday event, the company announced Wednesday.<p>The big-box chain will kick off its deal spree just after midnight on Thanksgiving at Walmart.com and will offer doorbuster events at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at …

Wearables are fast becoming part of 'always on' corporate culture

Could wearing smart eyeglasses, watches, or other digital gadgets eventually become a workplace requirement?<p>At least 72% of the 2,009 U.S. workers …

What Happens If You Get Your Obamacare Subsidy Wrong

What do you do if you overestimated or underestimated your income when you applied for a subsidized health insurance premium?<p><b>Q. What happens to</b> …

Health Care

This Autumn Is Awesome for Foliage, but Rotten for Apple Picking

The success of your weekend plans for fall excursions in the countryside may be dictated by weather patterns that kicked off last January.<p>Much of the …

New England

Spending cuts to education and nutrition will hurt kids

Kids may be the future of America, but you might not know it looking at how Washington spends its money.<p>A new report Thursday found that only 2% of the projected increase in federal spending over the next decade will be dedicated to programs benefiting children.<p>That works out to $26 billion out of …

Digital tip jar coming to a coffee shop near you

The tip jar at coffee shops is often an embarrassment for the kind of people who pay for everything with their credit cards and rarely have small change on hand.<p>The electronic DipJar, a device that accepts credit and debit cards for $1 tips, is here to help the cashless.<p>DipJar, a startup based in …

That extra chair in your home office? Rent it out

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Real Estate

Millennials are saying no to credit cards

Debt-fearing Millennials are saying no to credit cards.<p>More than six out of ten Millennials, or 63%, don't have a single credit card, according to a Bankrate survey of 1,161 respondents. That compares to a mere 35% of Americans who are over the age of 30.<p>A tanking economy and mounting student loan …

Buffalo Bills sell for more than $1 billion

The Buffalo Bills have been sold for what looks to be a record price.<p>The team said Tuesday that Terry and Kim Pegula, owners of hockey's Buffalo Sabres, are buying the team.<p>An industry source who was not involved in the deal told CNNMoney that the Pegulas paid at least $1.1 billion. That matches …

Which carrier has the best deal for the iPhone 6?

Apple has just unveiled its brand-spankin'-new iPhone 6, and mobile carriers are practically falling over one another in a fight for your business.<p>Here is a rundown of the latest deals:<p><b>Sprint:</b> Sprint (S) said that customers can trade in up to three phones per line, offering up to $300 per traded-in …

Employee Health Insurance Costs Barely Increased This Year

For a change, the cost of the health insurance you get at work didn't go up much this year.<p>The cost of job-based health benefits stayed nearly flat in 2014, according to survey results released Wednesday. This year's figures continue a trend of slow growth in premiums for health insurance provided …

Netflix pushes for rule allowing cities to build high-speed internet services

Netflix calls on regulators to allow cities’ own services to compete with companies like Comcast and Time Warner<p>Chattanooga’s Gig: how one city’s super-fast internet is driving a tech boom<p>Netflix has called on US regulators to free up cities and local governments to build out their own high-speed …