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Want To Be A Millionaire? Here's Some Encouraging News

Millionaire U.S. households — households with net worth of $1 million or more, not including primary residence — grew by 686,000 in 2017 to 11.5 …

Personal Finance

This adorable Copenhagen guesthouse is the smallest hotel in the world

It only has one cosy bedroom!<p><b>If you're a lover of all things snug and cosy, then you'll adore this compact hotel in Copenhagen.</b><p>Situated in the lively Vesterbro neighbourhood in the Danish city, Central Hotel & Cafe is the world's smallest hotel. It only has one bedroom and bathroom. The building …

Cute

AI will soon write better novels than humans, according to a computer scientist

<b>Read the full transcript below:</b><p>So, what humans are great at this moment is particularly "context integration" and lending their overall understanding of the world and what's going on in making an analysis of a situation.<p>So with a machines natural language of understanding, for example, we're not …

I Decided to Add More Fat to My Diet, and Here's Why It's Actually a Good Thing

If you think you're addicted to sugar, it's time you think again, because I may just have the biggest sweet tooth out there. In the past, I have tried different things like a 30-day sugar detox, and you can guess that failed miserably after 16 days going strong. I then tried completely eliminating …

6 bralettes on Amazon with highly supportive reviews

Not only does Amazon offer countless options for whatever it is you’re looking to buy, but it also uses a rating and reviewing system, which can be …

What’s at stake in the Microsoft Supreme Court case

A mysterious email account raises questions about where your data lives<p>Say you sign up for a free email account. You live in country A, the tech company providing the email service is headquartered in country B, and the data center where the emails are stored is in country C. If the police in one …

Huawei made a Porsche slightly autonomous with a smartphone

With no flagship phone to show off to the assembled mass of journalists, bloggers and tech execs, Huawei took a different tack this year at MWC. If it wasn't slick laptops with pop-up webcams, then it's this: The "RoadReader." To showcase the company's AI push (read: remind everyone it's really …

I Love This Brownie Recipe Even More Than I Loved Hanson in Middle School

By Carey Polis<p>These cocoa brownies are the kind of thing that you eat too much of and get a stomachache after and don't. even. care.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the brownie recipe that our web editor,</i> …

Dessert

10 free yoga videos that’ll give you a studio-quality flow from home

Staying in might be the new going out, but that doesn’t mean you have to pass up the good vibes that a great yoga class can bring.<p>There are tons of …

Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffett All Use This Ancient Philosophy to Build Wealth

Figuring out what matters to you most may be the most important decision you can make.<p>Granted, philosophy may not sound like the most exciting subject to learn about in this day and age--how could the thoughts and opinions of ancient Greek philosophers of 300 BC, and dazzling minds such as Cicero, …

Jeff Bezos

The High-Protein, Low-Carb, 1-Pan Meal You Need to Reach Your Weight-Loss Goals

High-protein, low-carb meals are a smart thing to aim for when you're trying to lose weight. But if you don't eat meat or dairy, or you can't stomach another piece of grilled chicken for the millionth time, here's an easy and delicious vegan recipe.<p>Made with just four main ingredients — tofu, …

10 stunning locations that inspired Studio Ghibli masterpieces

With a filmography that includes such beloved animated classics as <i>Princess Mononoke</i>, <i>Spirited Away</i> and <i>My Neighbor Totoro</i>, the imagination and artistry …

Anime

For $1.7M, a handsome Calabasas post and beam nestled among boulders

Designed by architect Douglas Rucker<p>A total retreat tucked away in Calabasas’s Monte Nido neighborhood, this 1966 home by architect Douglas Rucker offers the perks of a midcentury post and beam house in perhaps the most serene setting possible.<p>The three-bedroom house is set on over three-quarters …

18 Beautiful Examples of Kitchen Floor Tile

Hardwood floors work, cork works, and bamboo works too but when it comes to certain rooms of the house tile is an even better way to go. From colors …

Toyota Teases Battery Breakthrough; Elon Musk Doesn’t Believe It

For all the consistency and persistence that Toyota has applied to its Prius and hybrid technology, the automaker’s stance on electric cars has been a little harder to understand. After years of resisting any urge to create a rival for mass-produced electric cars such as the Nissan Leaf—or even the …

How to Get Into the Best Shape of Your Life, According to Science

Studies suggest protein-pacing helps fit people get even fitter. An expert breaks down what you need to know.<p>Maybe your goal pace feels just out of …

How to Deal With a Rude Seat Recliner on a Plane, According to an Etiquette Expert

Perhaps the only thing more frustrating than shrinking leg room on airplanes is when a passenger reclines their seat, further encroaching on already …

Flying

These Lemon Meringue Cupcakes Are Out Of This World Delicious

Welcome to the major leagues.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Cupcakes<p>1 cup butter, at room temperature<p>1½ cups sugar<p>4 eggs<p>2½ cups flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>2 teaspoons vanilla extract<p>½ cup milk<p>½ cup lemon juice<p>Lemon Curd<p>6 egg yolks<p>1 cup sugar<p>½ cup lemon juice<p>1 tablespoon lemon zest<p>6 …

Skip Bordeaux—This Is the New Wine Region to Visit in France

On a Friday evening near the tiny French fishing village of Gruissan, a gypsy band roars into song, strumming “Les Champs-Élysées.” The crowd joins in clapping, hopping up on wooden picnic tables to sing along as steaming bowls of mussels and salt-encrusted sea bass emerge from the kitchen. The …

Here's What Happens When You Eat Nothing but Fruit for a Week

I always thought the word <i>fruitarian</i> was like the word <i>chocoholic</i>—a cutesy term used to describe someone’s food preferences but not actually a real way …

Digestion

32 Books That Will Make You a More Well-rounded Person

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't …

5 things I had to give up to be successful

An uncomfortable but powerful truth that took most of my 20s to internalize: There's an opportunity cost to everything worthwhile in life. No matter …

Motivation

Recipe: 3-Ingredient Roasted Dijon Potatoes — 3-Ingredient Recipes

My meal plans are rooted in simple weeknight dinners that come together as quickly as possible, so it should come as no surprise that my side dish …

Recipes

How Spotify Playlists Create Hits

Last month, Spotify reported that it has 60 million subscribers – a 100 percent jump from last year (its closest competitor, Apple Music, has 27 …

Music

The Best Avocado Recipes For All The Addicts Out There

You know who you are.<p>There’s a lot of potential beneath the skin of the humble avocado. They can be mashed into guacamole. They can be fried into tacos. Or better yet, filled with eggs and baked into the best breakfast this side of the Atlantic.<p>Not only are avocados delicious, but they’re good for …

Lexus LC-F To Take The Fight To Nissan GT-R

The impending Lexus LC F is allegedly on track for the 2019 model year and pinned to rival the likes of the Nissan GT-R Nismo and Mercedes-AMG GT. …

Nissan GT-R

The Best Supercar Sounds... EVER!

The Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole is Proving Einstein Correct

As if he needs it.<p>Sitting at the center of the Milky Way galaxy lies a supermassive black hole named Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*), possessing the mass of …

Black Holes

Ashley Tisdale Went Braless and Had the Most Awkward Wardrobe Malfunction

It's so awkward, but she handled it so well.<p>One of the perks of being a celebrity is that you can hire a stylist to help you figure out exactly how to slay every red carpet. In order to make the most of your wardrobe assistant, though, you need to follow their instructions. Exactly. Ashley Tisdale …