Michelle Ault

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8 weird and wonderful pictures from the past

Hitler playing with a deer, Ronald Reagan posing as a model for a sculpture class, and Ku Klux Klan members taking a spin on a ferris wheel, are …

Checking out Photoshop for Chromebooks: Network-computing revived

In the computing industry's last chapter, Sun Microsystems had a motto: "The network is the computer." The phrase was open-ended enough to mean just about anything involving its main business, which was selling servers, but it wasn't enough to keep Sun from faltering and being swallowed up by …

Amazon robots speed customer orders but may lead to fewer workers

TRACY, Calif. — This holiday season, Amazon's little helper is an orange, 320-pound robot called Kiva.<p>The robots — more than 15,000 of them companywide — are part of Amazon's high-tech strategy to get orders to customers faster. By lifting shelves of Amazon products off the ground and automatically …

The Real Crisis of Journalism

Two dispiriting events in the world of magazine journalism coincided last week. The first is the collapse of <i>Rolling Stone</i>’<i>s</i> story about a violent gang rape at the University of Virginia; the second is the collapse of <i>The New Republic</i>. They could be sloppily squished together into a more general …

Journalism

What U.S. Intelligence Predicted the World Would Look Like in 2015

Shortly before 9/11, officials foresaw a fundamental shift in the nature of power.<p>Nine months before the September 11 attacks—and just days after the Supreme Court halted the Florida recount, handing the presidency to George W. Bush—U.S. intelligence officials published an 85-page prediction for …

How To Discover Everything Facebook Knows About You

You can't opt out of ads on Facebook without opting out of Facebook itself. But you can do a lot to control the ads you see.<p>Facebook shows you ads based on what it knows about you and what it thinks you like. It has two ways to figure this out:<p>1. What you tell it directly ( name, age, marital …

Foiling flu: Can you really strengthen your immune system?

The flu is spreading all across the country, especially in California where the Department of Public Health reported that the influenza activity is more severe than last year.<p>We’ve all seen people proudly posting on Facebook or bragging at the office about how they “never” catch a cold or flu …

Wellness

Use a 'Minimalist Wardrobe' to simplify your life

<b>There is a reason why many successful people wear the same thing every day. Not having to worry about one's clothes can be a huge stress reducer.</b><p>What …

Top 10 Better Money Habits You Can Build This Year

The start of the year is a great time to review and revamp our financial plans, including common resolutions like "save more money" or "pay down …

Curvy Buildings: Sexing Up Skylines Across the World

(Image credit: Wikipedia Commons)<p>They may be officially named Absolute World, but these Ontario towers are more affectionately known as the Marilyn …

Unintended consequences: Why painkiller addicts turn to heroin

Watch Sanjay Gupta, MD on CNN at 4:30 p.m. ET on Saturdays and 7:30 a.m. ET on Sundays.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> The face of heroin abuse in America is changing.<p>Back in the 1960s, heroin users were usually young men, who started using around an average age of 16. They were most likely from low-income neighborhoods, …

6 Designer Tricks to a More Comfortable Home

Designers share their tricks.<p>From being able to kick back with an ottoman to keeping a throw in every room, we asked five decorators to share how they make a house feel more cozy.

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

10 Latino Superstitions We All Grew Up Believing

Many Latinas grew up hearing their fair share of <i>locuras</i> -- old wives' tales that everyone's <i>abuela</i> insisted were the truth! We all know these superstitions can't <i>possibly</i> be real, but we still believe them -- and fear them.<p>Here are 10 Latin superstitions we all grew up believing. Do have any to add? …

Latin America

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