Phillip Richardson

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Retirement Investing: Could This Be The Safest 8% Return You’ll Ever Find?

Could this little-known investment vehicle really offer steady 8% returns? It has--for investors who do it right.<p>If you boil retirement investing …

The REAL List Of The Best Cities For Single Women

Why do the “Best Cities for Single Women” lists always put the availability of single men as their top deciding factor? Man-snagging isn't everyone's …

Sony asked the public to redesign its logo in 1981. It didn't work out.

Sony learned the hard way that crowdsourcing a logo is a bad idea<p>Once upon a time, Sony decided that its now-iconic logo was due for a redesign. The year was 1981, and Sony was on the cusp of a revolution — the first Walkman had been released just 18 months earlier. What better time to redesign a …

The 100 Greatest Innovations Of The Year

Popular Science's Best Of What's New Awards, all in one place<p>Each year, <i>Popular Science</i> picks the 100 greatest new innovations in technology to feature in our Best Of What's New issue. Discover the most exciting developments in consumer gadgets, sustainability, medicine, automobiles and more.<p>Follow …

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Human rights group Amnesty launches new tool to detect government internet snooping

A high-profile human rights organisation has released a tool to help journalists and activists avoid government internet snooping.<p>Amnesty …

Four Weird Ways Animals Sense the World

Creatures like crabs, butterflies, snakes, and octopuses sense the world in unusual ways.<p>When humans sniff in order to smell something, we draw a quick puff of air into our nostrils and over chemoreceptors in our nasal cavity. But octopuses, butterflies, and other animals don't have noses like …

Breached webcam and baby monitor site flagged by watchdogs

<b>The public is being warned about a website containing thousands of live feeds to baby monitors, stand-alone webcams and CCTV systems.</b><p>Data watchdogs across the world have drawn attention to the Russian-based site, which broadcasts footage from systems using either default passwords or no log-in …

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay--Part 1

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part I<p>We gave it a <b>B-</b><p>The biggest problem with the new <i>Hunger Games</i> movie is right there in the title: <i>Part 1</i>. <i>Mockingjay</i>, …

10 Productivity Tricks You Should Use to Be Successful | Inc.com

Procrastination frankly just feels good ... right up to the minute when we recall that we really must get things done. That's when it gets ugly. All of us hop into ninja mode and then scramble around until everything gets accomplished--of course, half-heartedly.<p>Then we vow to ourselves that we'll …

Time Management

Hidden cameras reveal how much (and how little) some hotel maids really clean

When you check into a hotel room, you assume the maid has cleaned everything, including changing the sheets and disinfecting the bathroom. But a hidden camera investigation revealed that may not always be the case.<p>The Rossen Reports team booked rooms for two nights at some of the most popular hotel …

Virginity tests on Indonesia police condemned

Human Rights Watch has urged Indonesia's national police to halt "discriminatory" virginity tests for women applying to join the force in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country.<p>The rights group said on Tuesday that women applicants were required to be both unmarried and virgins, and that …