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The skeptic’s guide to smart home gadgets

Before you buy any “smart” gadgets, make sure they’re not dumb.This holiday season, a third of Americans plan to buy a smart home device, according …

I'm a recovering budget traveler who flew semi-private for the first time — and it's as great as they say it is

There will always be a certain thrill that comes from scoring an incredible deal on a flight. But double that thrill, add in the elation of a magically line-free security checkpoint, and subtract traffic-and-parking-induced stress, and you'll start to get an idea of what it's like to fly a public …

Our 15 favorite smart home devices — each for less than $100

You don’t have to be a millionaire anymore to have an interconnected smart home that you can control with the swipe of your finger or the sound of your voice.<p>Smart home devices are getting more powerful every day as the price of entry continues to drop. All you need to get started is a smartphone …

Smart Homes

These $15 Plugs Turn Any Home Into a Smart House

When did everyone decide their house had to be “smart”? That’s a rhetorical question, meant to never be answered — but I remember exactly when I …

10 Things You Absolutely Must Do Before You Board a Plane

<i>This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>Get fast-tracked.<p>If you haven’t already, sign up for TSA PreCheck ($85 for five years), which …

Radical new ‘miracle’ cancer treatment to begin testing next year

British scientists have found a way to screen potent cancer-killing immune cells from donor blood and multiply them by the million.<p>The neutrophil …

Scientists In South Korea Think They've Found A Cure For Baldness

Great news from South Korea, where men in white coats have shaved some mice then injected them with a biochemical that made their fur grow back …

This trick can get you an entire row to yourself on an economy flight — for no extra cost

Blogger Gilbert Ott is an expert at finding cheap flights, scoring first class flights, and jaunts on private jets using air miles — but he also knows about how to make an economy flight feel a little more luxurious.<p>There's even a trick he uses to get the best seat in economy class — and it's given …

Catching Alzheimer's earliest symptoms may help delay disease

Warning signs for Alzheimer’s disease can begin in the brain decades before memory loss or other symptoms appear, scientists now realize. That's why they're pushing for more early testing, in the hopes that early lifestyle changes can hold off the disease's destruction of the brain.<p>November is …

Dementia

The best airlines in the world 2017

For those on a short-haul break, <b>Air Berlin</b> is the most punctual and <b>Swiss International Air Lines</b> has the most attentive service, but <b>British Airways</b> …

10 Best Little Beach Towns in Florida

1 of 10<p>Islamorada<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Fernandina Beach<p>3 of 10<p>Anna Maria Island<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Key Biscayne<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 10<p>Captiva …

A New Drug Has Been Found To 'Melt' Away The Fat In Our Arteries That Cause Heart Attacks

Sound too good to be true?<p>We all know that an unhealthy lifestyle and poor diet can start clogging up our coronary system, making us more vulnerable …

Breast Cancer

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Singapore Airlines A380 cabin products launch: first update about confirmed products

Here is a first look at the Singapore Airlines A380 cabin products being launched right now in Singapore. The new suites are confirmed amongst other …

The 3 Best Websites For Travelers To Score Bargain Flight Deals

It’s no secret that the price of airline tickets continue to be one of the biggest burdens for many would-be world frequent travelers, but there are …

10 Must-Visit Places in Florida That You've Probably Never Heard Of

1 of 10<p>Walkers Landing in Amelia Island<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>No Name Pub in Big Pine Key<p>3 of 10<p>Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge in Vero …

Florida

Ginger Water: The Healthiest Drink To Burn All The Fat From The Waist, Back And Thighs

The internet is flooded with countless diets, recipes and remedies for natural weight loss and we’ve probably tried a good number of them, some more …

Drink this an hour before bed and get 84 extra minutes of sleep

Struggling to get a good night’s sleep?<p>If you want an extra 84 minutes of a slumber every night, it’s time to ditch the cocoa for a different drink …

Sleep

Surgeon detects his own cancer with iPhone ultrasound device

An upcoming iPhone-based medical device seems to have proven its usefulness ten-fold when a US vascular surgeon discovered cancer in his own neck …

DoorCam lets you know who’s outside with no mounting required

Outdoor cameras can be expensive or hard to set up. Some cameras require you to run long cables, others require that you drill into the wall or fascia of your house. That’s where remo+’s latest product comes into play, the DoorCam. DoorCam is a battery-operated HD camera that hangs over your door …

This Simple Booking Mistake Cost a Traveler Close to $1,000

You've been warned.<p>Travelers who are not careful when booking their airline tickets can end up paying hundreds of dollars down the line.<p>This was the …

Flying

I Took Melatonin Every Night—Until I Learned This

When a friend first told me about melatonin, it seemed almost too good to be true: The sleep aid is 100% natural, is available over the counter, and …

The hassle factor of flying to the US is about to rise

Flying to the United States is about to get more inconvenient, all in the name of security.<p>New security measures take effect Thursday at airports …

CDC recommends new shingles vaccine to replace older one

<b>(CNN) —</b> A new adult vaccine has received a double thumbs-up from the American federal health system.<p>On the heels of the Food and Drug Administration approval of Shingrix, a new vaccine from GlaxoSmithKline for the prevention of shingles, a federal committee of immunization experts voted Wednesday …

American adds more premium economy seats- will United follow?

American’s premium economy cabin on its 787-9s has 2-3-2 seating. (Image: American)As American Airlines brings more new 787-9s to its long-haul …

Southwest's dancing employee is a social media sensation

An employee at Greater Rochester International Airport is dancing his way to fame after videos of him grooving on the job have gone viral.<p>Rochester native Kyran Ashford works with Southwest Airlines through JetStream Ground Services, the Democrat & Chronicle reports. He acts as a gate attendant for …

This $20 security camera is aiming for the Nest Cam’s throne

When the Nest Cam — or the Dropcam, as it was known back then — was first introduced, it was something of a game changer. A security camera that just… worked. Plug it in, get it on WiFi, and you’re set.<p>Nowadays, the Nest Cam stands in a more crowded arena. Logitech, Netgear, Samsung, and most of …

Home Security

A 12-Minute Outdoor HIIT Workout You Can Do Anywhere

Whether you're on vacation, traveling for work, or spending time away from home for whatever other reason, it can be hard to adapt your usual workout …

Workouts

Scientists discovered a "kill switch" that destroys any cancer cell

Suicide Molecules<p>A new study has established that RNA molecules, originally developed as a means of studying genes, can trigger a hidden mechanism …

Cancer

Glioblastoma: A new treatment for this deadly brain tumor?

New research brings fresh hope of a new treatment for patients with glioblastoma, after identifying a way to halt the growth of this life-threatening …