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These $280 Round-Trip Flights to Hawaii Are Some of the Cheapest You'll Ever Find

And more price drops may be coming soon.<p>Cheap flights to Hawaii are back. This morning, ticket prices dropped, with nonstop fares available for as …

The Genius Little Secret to No-Fry, Crispy Buffalo Wings

People have done some truly obsessive things—unnecessarily, as it turns out—in the name of creating the perfect Buffalo wing.<p>Our most dedicated wing scientists have not just deep-fried, but twice-baked, steamed then roasted, fried then baked, and brined then poached <i>then</i> fried. We even got in on it …

Cooking

Charge your smartphone in 2 hours with this paper-thin solar panel

Portable chargers are a necessity for how often we use our phones these days. Those need to be charged too, though, and vary wildly in how long they …

Gear & Gadgets

8 Myths About Sugar You Need to Stop Believing

Here's what the science says.<p>We've seen the alarming documentaries, sat through health class lectures, and watched the obesity numbers steadily grow …

Diabetes

Listen to any door open with this wireless doorbell kit for $10

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>PECHAM US on Amazon (99% positive feedback lifetime) currently has Amazon’s #1 best seller Wireless Doorbell Kit (up to 1,000 ft) …

11 Incredible Things CRISPR Has Helped Us Achieve in 2017

We All Dream to Splice the Genes<p>The CRISPR//Cas9 gene editing tool has quickly earned a reputation as a revolutionary technology, and its merits …

Genetics

Pioneer Natural Resources Down 13% in 1 Day

A huge drop for a huge, steady producer followed some pretty alarming news in Pioneer’s quarterly report.<p><b>Pioneer Natural Resources</b> (NYSE:PXD) …

5 Most Common Entrepreneurial Mistakes That Cause Business Failure

This column is authored by Sandeep Maurya, Founder & CEO, BornbrioThe post 5 Most Common Entrepreneurial Mistakes That Cause Business Failure …

9 High-Protein Sandwiches With No Meat

In the world of meal prep and healthy lunch ideas, the humble sandwich often gets overlooked. Which is a shame, because high-quality, 100-percent …

5 Inherited IRA Rules You Should Know by Heart

IRA beneficiaries need to know these key provisions to make the most of their inheritance.<p>IRAs are useful tools to save for retirement, but many IRAs …

How this couple paid off $200,000 of debt in 2 years

It wasn't too long ago that Sunethra Muralidhara was buried under a mountain of debt.<p>She had taken out loans for undergraduate and law school, which put her about $200,000 in the hole. But she wasn't too worried about it at the time. She figured her law degree would be worth it and everyone always …

5 Lies Your Banker May Tell You

It would be nice to be able to trust your banker, but in reality, that's not always an option.<p>The Wells Fargo fake account scandal that erupted in …

An introduction to Python on Android

There are many reasons that you might want to start Android development. Building an app that will make you rich and change the world is only one motivation; others include learning to code, building tools that you can use yourself or even just having fun and impressing others. Programming is a …

The German Beach in Puerto Rico You Need to Visit

Long forgotten, this barely touched stretch of sand was once party-central for German immigrants.<p>Hidden along the northern edge of Puerto Rico's Reserva Natural Pantano Cibuco, it's hard to imagine much of anything ever having happened on Purzelbaum Strand. These days, you'll need to wade across a …

Simple ways to improve mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

A startup selling 'bloody' plant-based burgers has a new factory that can make 4 million burgers a month

Based in Oakland, California, the factory will produce at least one million pounds of meatless meat per month — or four million burgers — once the site is up and running later in 2017.<p>At an event to unveil the factory, CEO and founder Pat Brown called it "the birthplace of a whole new …

Meet 'Professor X,' the AI genius who left his lab at Princeton to beat Uber, Google, and Intel at their own game

By the fall of that same year, Xiao, known as something of a risk-taker, had moved himself and his family from New Jersey to Silicon Valley, and raised some modest seed funding for his new startup focused on self-driving cars.<p>His startup, dubbed AutoX, has done its best to stay under the radar to …

How to Take Your Business Online and Work for Yourself

A strong digital presence is the cornerstone of success.<p>For entrepreneurs who are looking to start their own businesses, it's not enough to have a bustling storefront—you need to be able to supplement your sales by building a strong presence online. The internet not only widens the net of your …

Here's How You Can Tell if You Are an Entrepreneur at Heart | Inc.com

If you're not already in business for yourself, you might ask yourself from time to time, 'do I have what it takes to be an entrepreneur?'<p>Sometimes it is an internal dialog and other times it's an entire conversation over lunch with someone who is already deep into the role of running a company. …

Entrepreneurship

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8 things to understand about the current boom in U.S. venture capital

Last decade, it seemed the venture capital model was facing a serious crisis following the dot-com bubble. Funds weren’t producing positive returns. Partners were fleeing for other industries. And the industry’s very risk model was being called into question.<p>No more. 2016 was the year that cemented …

Why Having a Roth IRA and 401(k) Makes Sense | Investopedia

Assuming you are under the income threshold and thus are able, contributing to a Roth IRA in addition to your 401(k) might be a great idea. You begin …

Controversial gas from Peruvian Amazon arrives in UK

<b>A tanker docking in the UK is transporting a controversial cargo of gas from the Peruvian Amazon.</b><p>It is thought to be the first shipment to the UK from the Camisea project in rainforest 60 miles from Machu Picchu.<p>Supporters of fracking say the UK should frack its own gas, rather than importing from …

This smart watch is actually a Raspberry Pi computer running Windows 98

Running Windows 98 from your browser is pretty rad, but did you know you can boot the legendary operation system straight from your self-made smart watch? One recreational inventor has managed to do precisely that and now you can too – all you need is a Raspberry Pi.<p>Giving in to his sense of …

Bitcoin climbs above gold for the first time

The price of one Bitcoin climbed above the price of one ounce of gold for the first time ever on Thursday.<p>The cryptocurrency climbed to $1,241.30 around 10:20 a.m. ET. Meanwhile, gold was around $1,241.25 at the time. Bitcoin dipped below the yellow metal minutes later, but then bounced back …

The Secret to Beating the Stock Market, According to Vanguard Experts

The index-fund giant says indexing isn't the only way to go.<p>While surfing the web the other day I came across an article on Vanguard’s website titled</i> …

Nothing says love like a tiny child with a big dog

Russian photographer captures dozens of joyful moments.<p>There's something heart-melting about a huge dog snuggling and romping with a tiny child. The …

Found: A Lost Continent! (Really)

You’d think it would be hard to misplace an entire continent, what with the mountains and trees and all that other hard-to-miss stuff. Now, however, …

3 Dumb Mortgage Moves

Interest rates have been inching up, with the 30-year fixed mortgage rate recently approaching4%. According to the Federal Reserve and general expectations, they'll continue rising in the coming years. That can have you thinking about buying a home sooner rather than later. Go ahead, but be …