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Clark Howard

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NASA unveils supersonic airliner of the future

Its astronauts already travel fast enough, so now NASA wants to bring the ultimate in speedy flight to the masses.<p>NASA officials on Monday unveiled the design of a supersonic aircraft that would boast speeds comparable to the Concorde - but without that jet’s sonic boom. The weird-looking new …

Aviation

Your Smartphone Knows Who You Are and What You're Doing

Your phone knows more about you than you think.<p>It knows where you’ve been and who you were with, the birthday gift you bought your mother and who you …

Privacy

Digitally weary users switch to ‘dumb’ phones

In January, British actor Eddie Redmayne made headlines around the world as he became the latest in a growing band of smartphone refuseniks.<p>“It was a …

Mobile

Passengers die more often than you think and virtually EVERY plane has something wrong with it: Insider reveals the surprising things airlines don't tell you

• <b>Ex-staffer Allison Hope said passengers are in the dark on a lot of things</b>• <b><br>She said people shouldn't eat the in-flight meal unless it's in a sealed …

Five star hotels 'infested' with BED BUGS after major surge in blood-sucking insects across New York City

• <b>Reports of bed bugs in New York hotels have increased by 44 per cent</b>• <b><br>Even plush hotels such as the five star Waldorf Astoria have been affected</b>• <b><br>Bed</b> …

5 Ways to Improve Your Work-Life Balance Right Now

We’ve all heard that work-life balance is about being balanced across a period of time vs. at a specific moment. But we also know that those day to …

13 tips to get you through the airport as quickly as possible

Thankfully, there are certain steps you can take to save you time and keep you as relaxed as possible.<p>We've put together 13 travel tips, from preordering an airport meal for pickup to using a simple trick to spot shorter lines.

Flying

Social Media Use Linked To Sleep Disturbances

<i>Photo Credit Justin Sullivan/Getty Images</i><p>PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Young adults who spend a lot of time on social media during the day, or check it …

Social Media

Now it's DADS who can't juggle work and kids! Modern fathers found to be just as prone to 'burning out' as they juggle childcare, domestic chores and their job

• <b>Fathers struggle to juggle work and family as much as mothers</b>• <b><br>Modern Families Index reveals both are more prone to 'burning out'</b>• <b><br>Younger parents 'more</b> …

South Korea

Feds Want to Lower Legal Driving Limit to One Drink

The National Transportation Safety Board wants to decrease the legal driving limit to one drink, lowering the legal limit on blood-alcohol content to …

Chicago Tops Bedbug List for Fourth Straight Year: Report

Bedbugs have apparently taken up a long-term residency in Chicago based on a new report from pest control company Orkin.<p>Chicago topped Orkin’s “Top …

Silicon Valley

Most Americans are one paycheck away from the street

Americans are starting 2016 with more job security, but most are still theoretically only one paycheck away from the street.<p>Approximately 63% of …

Personal Finance
Google Play

New iPhone Feature Can Drive Bill Up

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Data overages can lead to big phone bills.<p>One family, however, was shocked when they got a …

Stock Markets

The American Workplace Is Broken. Here’s How We Can Start Fixing It.

<i>This story is part of our monthlong “Work Well” initiative, which focuses on thriving in the workplace. You can find more stories from this project here.</i><p>The way we work doesn’t really seem to be working.<p>Americans are working longer and harder hours than ever before. Eighty-three percent of workers …

The Workplace

India's smog-shrouded capital pulls cars off roads

1 / 6<p>Members of the President's Bodyguard cavalry regiment ride on Rajpath in New Delhi on January 1, 2016<p>Members of the President's Bodyguard …

Pollution

Now the TSA can force you to go through the body-scanner

Your next flight might include a mandatory trip through the body scanner, with the US government quietly changing the opt-out rules for searches. In …

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

You can’t help but be attracted to this magnetic Lightning cable

From the 1st century to today, you could say the magnet is one component of technology that has <i>stuck</i> around.<p>With that bad pun out of the way (two if you count the headline), a Hong Kong company is using the simple magnet to make the charging of our smartphones easier and faster. The MagCable is a …

Why I’m Saying Goodbye to Apple, Google and Microsoft

Those values start with a basic notion: We are losing control over the tools that once promised equal opportunity in speech and innovation—and this …

How Law Enforcement Can Use Google Timeline To Track Your Every Move

THE RECENT EXPANSION of Google’s Timeline feature can provide investigators unprecedented access to users’ location history data, allowing them in …

Privacy

Diet Coke heart risk – The Sun

<b>JUST two sweetened drinks a day can dramatically raise heart risk, studies show.</b><p>A couple of glasses of pop may increase the danger of heart failure …

Health threat of sugar is vastly underestimated, study claims

US research says sugar causes high blood pressure and heart disease regardless of weight gain but critics doubt results<p>Sugar is a bigger threat to health than many suppose, according to a study which claims it causes metabolic diseases such as high blood pressure and heart disease whether or not we …

Diabetes

How to peel a delicious potato in five seconds

Peeling potatoes is a tedious task. They’re slippery. The skin breaks. Potatoes are also typically piping hot which means you’re going to burn the …