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Skypicker Is Your New Source For Dirt Cheap Airfare

We here at Uproxx love cheap airfare. Travel is great, but paying buckets of cash just to get someplace is not so great. And while we may have relied on timing tricks combined with Travelocity in the past, there’s a new game in town that we’re excited to try out: Skypicker.<p>The company is not …

5 Common Mistakes When Roasting Huge Cuts of Meat

Don't be intimidated by big cuts of meat, like pork shoulder or crown roasts. Just avoid these common mistakes and learn to cook them to perfection.<p>When it comes to show-stopping centerpieces, nothing gets jaws on the floor quite like a massive hunk of roasted meat. However, cuts like pork …

10 Fruits to Add to Your Water That Will Totally Benefit Your Body

<i>Photo Credit: Shutterstock / Bolarkina Marina</i><p>Just add some fruit and you're on your way to fresh flavors and better health.<p>The list of health benefits that come from staying hydrated is endless. Hydration is important, but people drink a wide range of liquids to help with other day-to-day issues, …

Wellness

Seven things security experts do to keep safe online

From using password managers to checking urls, best practices revealed in new study<p>Cybersecurity experts aren’t like you or I, and now we have the evidence to prove it. Researchers at Google interviewed more than 200 experts to find out what security practices they actually carry out online, and …

Anti-Virus Software

How your eyes betray your thoughts

A series of recent studies suggest that eye movements may both reflect and influence the workings of the brain<p>According to the old saying, the eyes are windows into the soul, revealing deep emotions that we might otherwise want to hide. Although modern science precludes the existence of the soul, …

Body Language

How to Ensure Your Resume Gets Read

Get past the filters to the top of the pile<p>Job seekers fear the resume robots – the automatic filtering of resumes that prevents your application …

Rise of the robots: how long do we have until they take our jobs?

They have mastered the art of poker, helped write a cookbook and can cope with a basic conversation. The decision by a Japanese bank to staff their frontdesk with a bevy of robots is just the latest in a series of advances and predictions that at times appear to suggest we will all be replaced, …

Artificial Intelligence

Traveling Internationally? Do These 20 Things First

Credit: Flickr<p>So you're ready to put that first stamp in your passport? Or it has been years since your last big vacation? Here's a list of 20 tips you should do or bring before your trip if this is your first time traveling abroad or if you need a refresher.<p><b>Security & Health</b><p>• <b>Check in with your</b> …

Guide Books

The Most Beautiful Place on Earth

In Monte Carlo recently, we were window-shopping. Not only when we peeked at the displays in the windows of Cartier and Prada, Hermes and Dolce & Gabbana... but everywhere we went, all the time. We'd never witnessed anything like this up close.<p>"Monaco is the most beautiful place on earth," remarked …

BitTorrent Urges Sony To Release 'The Interview' On Its Paid Service

Filing-sharing giant BitTorrent is urging Sony Pictures to release "The Interview" on its new, paid service.<p>The software company, synonymous with illegal music and movie pirating, had several talks this week with the embattled movie studio about debuting the canceled Seth Rogen action-comedy as a …

Fernando Do Noronha Is The Closest To Paradise We're Ever Gonna Get

Turns out paradise is <i>not</i> lost.<p>It exists on Fernando do Noronha, a string of islands 220 miles off the coast of Brazil. This national marine park has waters so pristine and wildlife so precious, you're literally not allowed to swim with sunscreen on in some places. The islands are home to most of …

How to nip antisocial personality disorder in the bud

Malcolm Gladwell calls it the “law of the few”: a small number of people can make a huge impact on the world. The law of the few certainly springs to mind when we look at the effect on society of those individuals who meet the criteria for antisocial personality disorder (ASPD). They number about …

The PlayStation TV Might Not Be An Apple TV Killer, But That's Not The Point

It can also read games from a memory card or from the Vita's game cards.<p>It can't stream Netflix. Or Hulu. Or YouTube videos. You can download those apps, but they don't work.<p>And it doesn't look like Netflix will ever be available for the device. "We have no current support plans for Netflix on PS …

Smart TV

N.Y. doctor positive for Ebola had no symptoms until Thursday, officials say

A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to New York from West Africa has tested positive for the Ebola virus, becoming the first diagnosed case in the city, authorities said late Thursday.<p>The doctor, identified as Craig Spencer, 33, came back from treating Ebola patients in Guinea …

Famous Chefs Reveal Their Favorite Chipotle Orders

By: Adam Lapetina<p>Whether you're a salad-for-lunch office nosher or a ravenous burrito fiend who has a distinct cilantro-lime musk, you've most likely eaten at Chipotle. There are a bunch of different types of people who dine at everyone's favorite fast-casual burrito joint, but who knew that …

Hong Kong Leader Blames 'External Forces' For Joining Protests

Hong Kong's leader is blaming "external forces" for helping stoke student-led pro-democracy protests that have brought parts of the Chinese territory to a halt in recent weeks.<p>Leung Chun-ying's statement in a televised interview on Sunday marked the first time he blamed foreign involvement for the …

'External forces' blamed for Hong Kong unrest - CNN.com

<b>Hong Kong (CNN)</b> -- Hong Kong's embattled chief executive has said the city's pro-democracy movement is "out of hand" and being influenced by "external forces" from outside the city.<p>In a television interview with a local station that aired Sunday, C.Y. Leung said the protests, which have lasted more …

Retailers, Bankers and Democrats Agree

Income inequality is killing the economy. Retailers, bankers and Democrats agree on that. Really.<p>It’s only Republicans who continue to insist that income inequality is great, so no one, least of all them, should make any effort to constrict the abyss between America’s struggling 99 percent and …

Experts Skeptical Of Lockheed Martin's 'Nuclear Fusion Breakthrough'

Ships, aircraft, and even entire cities may become fusion-powered a lot sooner than you might have imagined.<p>That's the word from aerospace giant Lockheed Martin, which announced Wednesday that a research team in its Skunk Works division has found a way to make a nuclear fusion reactor that's 10 …

New Dallas Ebola Case Was Isolated 'Within 90 Minutes': Officials

A second health care worker at a Dallas hospital who tested positive for Ebola was isolated within "90 minutes" of her temperature being taken, officials said Wednesday.<p>The new case suggests measures at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas were unable to prevent the virus from spreading …

CDC: U.S. health worker with Ebola should not have flown on commercial jet

<b>(CNN) —</b> The second Dallas health care worker who was found to have the Ebola virus should not have boarded a commercial jet Monday, health officials say.<p>Because she had helped care for Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, and because another health worker who cared for Duncan had been diagnosed with …

Lençóis Maranhenses Is A Magical Desert-Like Wonderland

Nope, it's not one of those newfangled, man-made swimming pools.<p>This is Brazil's Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, on the country's northeast coast -- and to us, it just looks like one big, natural water park. The park's white-sand dunes (some tower up to 130 feet high when conditions are right) …

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan donate $25m to fight Ebola outbreak

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Dr Priscilla Chan, are donating $25m to the fight against the worst-ever Ebola outbreak in west Africa.<p>The money will go to the CDC Foundation, a private, non-profit organization securing donations to help the US Centers for Disease Control and …

This One Idea Changed How Bosses Treat Office Workers Forever

A founding faculty member of MIT's Sloan School of Management, McGregor wrote "The Human Side of Enterprise," a 1960 business book that changed the way managers see — and treat — their workers.<p>The core insight of McGregor's book was one that took an optimistic view of the office worker's nature, as …

Employment

Ebola Vaccine Would Likely Have Been Found By Now If Not For Budget Cuts: NIH Director

BETHESDA, Md. -- As the federal government frantically works to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and as it responds to a second diagnosis of the disease at home, one of the country's top health officials says a vaccine likely would have already been discovered were it not for budget …

How The Dead Space Saga Lost Its Way

The <i>Dead Space</i> series was riding high after the release of <i>Dead Space 2</i> in 2011, having become one of the most highly-rated horror series of all time. …

The Creator of Super Mario Made a Bunch of Short Films

He’s created some of the most famous video games of all time, and now Shigeru Miyamoto is doing some film work — naturally, based off of Nintendo …

6 Tips for Making Amazing Bacon Weaves

Who first had the idea to apply the classic over-and-under weaving technique to strips of cured pork belly, aka bacon? I wish I knew (if you do, please let us know). But the technique went viral in December 2008, when Kansas City, Missouri, competition barbecuers Jason Day and Aaron Chronister …

BBQ