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My Last Google Search Ever…

All it took for me to switch to a private search engine<p>I turned on my computer and opened up my web browser, Firefox. My usual home page popped up: …

How to listen to what Amazon's Alexa has recorded in your home

If you're worried about what exactly Amazon's Echo-connected speaker has been recording in your home, there's an easy way to find out.<p>Amazon makes all recent recordings available for listening in the companion Alexa app for iOS and Android.<p>Amazon has said consistently that the Echo speakers only …

Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico and cut power to the entire island — here's what it looks like on the ground

Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico at 6:15 a.m. on Wednesday as the third-strongest hurricane to ever hit the US.<p>The direct hit caused widespread destruction.<p>"The San Juan that we knew yesterday is no longer here," Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz told MSNBC on Wednesday night, adding that Puerto …

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8 Seemingly Harmless Plants That Can Kill or Maim You

When you’re living off the grid, your chances of staying alive are only as good as your instincts—and the gear you have on you. Here are 11 items …

This creepy website reveals exactly how the web is tracking you in real time

We all know the internet tracks our every move, but it’s not something we always acknowledge. Google, for example, knows everything about us using …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

5 Cheap Ways To Get Your Small Business Noticed On The Internet

Small businesses are very difficult to get noticed especially in this digital world. The internet space is dominated by the Blue chip businesses who …

Social Media

How to Find What You Love to Do and Get Paid for Doing It

1<p><b>Explore your likes and dislikes.</b> Do you want to find out what it is that you enjoy doing the most? Think about how you spend your free time; do you …

Money

17 essential tools to protect your online identity privacy

Make no mistake: Professional and state-sponsored cybercriminals are trying to compromise your identity -- either at home, to steal your money; or at …

5 Free Marketing Tools Small Businesses Can't Afford To Ignore

Think that it takes lots of money to market your business effectively? Nope. There are a number of online marketing tools now available to help you attract and sell to more customers without costing you a dime.<p>Here are five of the most effective marketing tools your business should be already using:<p>…

Marketing

7 memory skills that will make you smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues. ... If you're good at …

The Brain

Forget Google and Amazon and invest in these Asian tech giants

Many investors have profited hugely from America’s booming tech industry, but should they now switch their money to Asia’s fast-growing rivals?<p>Investors have flocked to Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google (now traded under parent company Alphabet), profiting from the enormous rise in the value of …

A 26-year-old set to retire at age 37 shares the book that shaped his mindset about money

You don't need an inheritance or a windfall to retire early — you don't even need a six-figure income.<p>All it takes is smart saving and investing …

5 Tips to Launching Your First Paid Instagram Marketing Campaign

eMarketer found that social networks are almost reaching an advertising saturation point, with 88.2% of US companies using at least one major …

Ad tracking on Google can be disabled, privacy update is optional

The search giant on the Internet, Google, has updated its privacy policy to ensure protection of its users’ personal information. A provision on the …

Privacy

5 Ways to Cure Anxiety and Depression Naturally

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Yoga

Exceptional Parents Never Say These 10 Things (but Always Do This Instead)

Choose your words wisely--your kids are listening.<p>Psychologists know for a fact that childhood plays an important role in shaping one's personality in adolescence and even adulthood. Most parents attest to the difficulty of raising children, and do their best to instill noble values into their …

The Simple Mind Trick That Instantly Makes You More Persuasive

Mastering the art of persuasion is as simple as beginning with "You're right."<p>Even as neuroscientists continue to unearth new discoveries about the human brain, some of the most effective brain hacks have been around for years. Take Blaise Pascal, for example, born in 1623. The 17th-century French …

Using Your WiFi to Sell to Your Customers - Small Business Trends

These days, if you run a coffee shop or restaurant, you have to offer free WiFi service to your customers or you will lose them to competitors. For …

Customers

The Best Gifts Under $10

We've rounded up affordable gift ideas that are brilliant for someone who's always on the go.<p>When you want to stick to a budget for a small thank you …

10 Killer Tips You Should Use When Advertising on Social Media - Small Business Trends

Let’s start with the bad news first. It’s tougher than ever to get your content noticed.<p>Changes to Google’s search results pages have further …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

The 10 Best Structured Movies in History

I don’t find myself thinking about the structure of a movie as often as I should. But after seeing this video from CineFix explain the different …

3 Cloud Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Can Salesforce, Veeva, and Twilio deliver big returns by tapping into the growth of the cloud?<p>Across the tech industry, many older companies like <b>IBM</b> …

Investing

Instagram Shuts Down Access From Other Apps

Facebook’s ongoing efforts to keep users within their own walled garden will soon result in the elimination of Instagram from third party apps, including Flipboard. On June 1, Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, will stop allowing many third parties to access the images in its feeds. If you have …

Social Media

Want Successful Kids? Science Says Do This

The trick to raising smart (and successful) kids is to start developing their thought processes early.<p>We all know that our brains are the most malleable when we're young. The trick to raising smart (and successful) kids, then, is to start developing their thought processes when they're still at …

6 Best Portfolio Management Software Tools for All Investors

AppsInvesting CommentaryPersonal CapitalRobo Advisor ReviewsRobo-Advisor StrategySigFigSoFi Wealth ManagementWiseBanyan<p>6 Best Portfolio Management …

Power Report: The 30 best comic book writers for June 2016

Summer is finally here and with it comes DC’s Rebirth, Ta-Nehisi Coates’s long-awaited <i>Black Panther</i>, and yet another Marvel War (this time at least …