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Carry a tune: seven of the best portable Bluetooth speakers

Armed with a solid playlist, we test the quality of a selection of speakers with claims to superior sound fidelity<p>Every reputable audio brand now offers portable Bluetooth speakers, alongside swaths of Amazon-fodder with names such as iClutch and The Broozr. The latter are very cheap and are …

Inheritance: when is the best time to give your children money?

Most people want to financially support their children and grandchildren at some point in their lives, but tax rules are complex and change if money is passed down before or after death.<p>This video discusses the key factors that determine when your money should be handed over, such as how long you …

We are overdosing on empathy | Gaby Hinsliff

The popular trend insists we self identify with those we might show kindness. But that actually limits our scope for generosity<p>Feelings aren’t everything. Empathy might be making the world a worse place, not a better one. Kindness can, in some senses, be a weakness. As popular arguments go, these …

Paul Nuttall

Should You Date 'Out of Your League'?

Do you have your eye on a potential partner? Do you believe she (or he) is much more attractive than you are? If so, you may want to give your …

Which of These 5 Dating Personality Types Are You?

Have you ever noticed that people follow distinct patterns when it comes to their dating habits? Have you identified your own pattern? When it comes to dating, most of us can be pretty predictable and fall into one of five basic dating personality types.<p>Have you ever noticed that people follow …

Relationships

10 Facts That Everyone Gets Wrong About Vaping

Longtime readers of this site may be familiar with me as the guy who occasionally shows up to contribute a lot of creepy and weird lists under a …

'OK Google' voice commands bound for even more third-party apps

Google wants even third-party Android apps to be able to do searches using "Ok, Google" voice commands, so it's now making it easier for developers to integrate the feature. Now, all devs have to do is add a few lines of code to their AndroidManifest.xml -- they can even copy and paste those lines …

Why Oppo deserves more credit than it gets

I admittedly do not have a ton of experience with Oppo. The first Oppo phone I ever held was the Find 7a I reviewed earlier this year. The first time …

Apple iPhone 6 review: excellence exemplified

Software<p>If you’re wondering how well Apple’s new software scales to that screen size, the answer is: wonderfully. We still chafe at the locked-down …

T-Mobile To Unleash UnCarrier 4.0 Plans At CES

T-Mobile has been making waves with its UnCarrier strategy, and it doesn’t look like it has plans to stop anytime soon. Most recently, the company …