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How to speed up your internet and stop your ISP tracking you

Your entire DNS browsing history can be recorded by your ISP, and will soon be sold to anyone who wants it.<p>DNS is what sends you to the correct site when you browse the internet, but it is also non-encrypted, and reveals your entire browsing history. Your browser’s private mode does nothing, and …

Information Security

27 Instant Fixes for All Those Nagging Problems Around Your House

These are some super-simple solutions for common household headaches.<p>Water coming from the cold water tap can be pretty chilly during the winter (or …

Home Improvement

11 insider facts about shopping at Costco only employees know

Costco deals are easy to come by.<p>The retail chain is famous for having just about everything. And certainly, some of its offerings stretch beyond what you'd expect from a big-box store — Costco sells cars, vacations, food kits for the apocalypse, cheap eats in the food court, and even caskets.<p>Given …

Costco

How to Negotiate Your Next New-Car Lease Like a Pro

Car salespeople will tell you that most people who end up leasing a new vehicle don’t walk through the door thinking of themselves as lease customers. Rather, like proposals on New Year’s Eve, leasing often just kind of happens, and the person has to live with the consequences of a spontaneous …

Personal Finance

No Carmaker Has The Guts To Make A Chevrolet 454 SS Today

Back in 1990, General Motors stuck a 7.4-liter V8 into a 1500 chassis Chevy pickup and created an icon. The 454 SS was little more than black paint, …

Novated Lease Basics, Tricks and Traps | Auto Expert John Cadogan | Australia

PURCHASE a car VS LEASE a car - Everything you need to know!

CHARTS: See How Much Of GOP Tax Cuts Will Go To The Middle Class

<b>Updated on Dec. 20 at 3:50 p.m. ET</b><p>The Republican tax bill, which Congress sent to President Trump on Wednesday, would give most Americans a tax cut next year, according to a new analysis. However, it would by far benefit the richest Americans the most. Meanwhile, many lower- and middle-class …

Income Tax

How To Defrost Your Car Windshield In Less Than A Minute

If you live in a place where it snows for three or more months out of the year, you know that defrosting car windows is not just a slight …

Love Dividends? 3 Stocks You Might Want to Buy

Good dividend stocks are getting harder to find. With stock prices soaring, dividend yields have gone in the opposite direction. Meanwhile, companies are choosing to do other things with their cash, including hoarding it in the bank, rather than paying it out to investors.<p>That said, one sector that …

Ready for new wheels? Here’s how to sell a car quickly (and at a good price!)

All great things come to an end, and that includes the ownership of your current automobile. If you’re worried about the difficulty of trying to sell …

Automotive Industry
U.S. Department of Justice

Want to lease a car? Tips on how to save money before you sign

Buying VS leasing a car - Which is the better option ? ( Don't get ripped off)

How to Get BEST DEAL on a Leased Car EVERY-TIME--- NO BS!!!!!!!!!

The US celebrates Labor Day because of a bloody clash over 100 years ago that left 30 people dead and cost $80 million in damages

<b>• Labor Day became a federal holiday in 1894, after the Pullman strike.</b><p><b>• The bloody strike led to 30 deaths and millions of dollars in damage.</b><p><b>• The strike prompted Congress and US President Grover Cleveland to establish the holiday.</b><p>Labor Day tends to be a pretty low-key US holiday.<p>Workers across …

Unions
Pharma
Pharma

3 Companies Set to Make a Killing From Driverless Cars

The driverless car industry will be worth billions of dollars, and these three companies will benefit from the different aspects of the …

Driverless Cars

21 Hidden Roku Tricks for Streaming Success

We help you discover hidden features in your favorite streaming device.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

3 Stocks to Help You Build Retirement Wealth

Image source: Getty Images.<p>We'd all love to find an investment that could quickly transform a small investment into great wealth so we can retire early. While it is possible to find such wealth creators, it is impractical to bet one's retirement on that pursuit. Instead, finding steady wealth …

All the science fiction and fantasy novels you need to make it through winter | Ars Technica

Ten books that will help you escape the cold, the dark, and the apocalypse.<p>Up here in the Northern Hemisphere, it's the time of year when curling up …

Books

Nissan recalls 134,000 vehicles for engine fires

This only affects models equipped with adaptive cruise control.<p>Another day, another recall notice. This time Nissan's pulling back a whole host of late-model vehicles.<p>If you were asked to envision a downside of adaptive cruise control, "starting engine fires" would probably not be the first thing …

Nissan

From Adolf Hitler to George W. Bush: US Capitalism’s Unbroken Link | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

Image: Prescott Bush<p>This article by William Bowles was first written in 2003. Original source williambowles.info<p><i>When I started putting this essay</i> …

The Secrets Behind the Koch Brothers: Inside the Remarkable New Book That Details Their Dirtiest Deeds

Jane Mayer's new book, <i>Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right</i>, has already revealed many previously unknown facts about the Koch brothers in particular. For instance, reporting in the book forms the bulk of her latest New Yorker essay, showing that …

Middle-class

ION iLP Digital Conversion Turntable for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with Conversion Software

• Convert your records to MP3s directly on iPad, iPhone, or iPod— no computer needed<br>• Integrated preamp with RCA outputs for listening to your LPs on …

The 100 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Must Read Before You Die, According to Amazon

Assembling the list of the most essential science fiction and fantasy books is a huge undertaking, but Amazon has tackled it. And their list is not …

Science Fiction

America's dark and not-very-distant history of hating Catholics

Progressives and conservatives are in a rare unity welcoming Pope Francis to the US, but anti-Catholicism was rampant before John F Kennedy was president<p>Congress and the United Nations rolling out their red carpets, nuns working overtime to bake communion hosts, prison inmates carving a walnut …

Religion