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These Innovative Apps Can Make Your Device the Best Personal Assistant Ever

Discovering, downloading and playing around with a fantastic app you didn't know existed can make any day brighter, particularly if it helps you do better work, faster.<p>Discovering, downloading and playing around with a fantastic app you didn't know existed can make any day brighter, particularly if …

Apps

Apple launches new privacy portal, users can download a copy of everything Apple knows about them

Apple has today launched its new Data and Privacy website, allowing Apple users to download everything that Apple personally associates with your account, from Apple ID info, App Store activity, AppleCare history to data stored in iCloud like photos and documents. This is currently only available …

App Store

How to check your Mac for 32-bit apps before Apple drops support

We recently reported that Apple is now beginning to warn users about 32-bit applications potentially not working in a future version of macOS. The alert that appears on macOS is surprisingly vague and doesn’t give much detail on what to do next.<p>Follow along as we guide you through how to check …

This couple paid off $72,000 of debt in 22 months — here's how they did it

One night in February 2016, Christine Brown and her husband, Corbin, added up all of their debt. The results were alarming — and left Christine in tears.<p>"I was terrified we would not be able to properly provide for our son, or have more children because of the cost of raising a family," she …

Personal Finance

ChessBase 14: How to study pawn structures

When using ChessBase 14, most players tend to focus on its most obvious functions, such as searching for a player, or just analyzing with an engine. …

Cosmology

Best of Best WordPress Tutorials of 2017 on WPBeginner

2017 is about to come to an end and what a great year it has been. We want to thank all of you for your continued support of WPBeginner over the past …

Web Design

You won the lottery, now what?

Everyone’s been buzzing about the jackpots of Powerball and Mega Millions swelling to more than $300 million each—with a combined value of $690 million—making it the second time in lottery history that both lotteries rose to those highs.<p>And while your chances are quite grim at a one-in-292.2 …

13 things to tweak when setting up a Windows 10 laptop

Got a new laptop? Start out by checking or changing these settings.<p>Get your new laptop set up just the way you want it. Here's a baker's dozen of settings to check or change. And when you are done here, be sure to check out the best new features of Windows 10 April 2018 Update, its hidden gems and …

Software

I Worked Out Like Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson for 3 Weeks

See what happens when a lady lifts like the most muscular dude in Hollywood.<p>Dwyane "The Rock" Johnson is known for a lot of roles: a former WWE …

Exercise

Trump Signed 96 Laws In 2017. Here Is What They Do And How They Measure Up

<b>Updated at 11:02 p.m. ET</b><p>When President Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax cut bill on Friday at the White House, he made a bold claim — that his "legislative approvals" were off the charts. "No. 1 in the history of our country," he said, citing 88 as the number of bills he had signed into law.<p>The …

U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs

11 Essential Books On Writing, Based On The Genre You Want To Write

If you're an aspiring writer, you know that you have to read all kinds of books in order to hone your technique, but sometimes it might seem as if …

This Simple Math Helps You Decide When to Take Social Security

Thousands of dollars are at stake based on when you claim benefits.<p>Social Security provided $955 billion in benefits to 62 million seniors in 2017, …

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

13 Real Ways I Make Money Online

Here's how you can make bank from the web.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose explains 13 ways you can make money online, from podcasting to sponsored content. The internet provides a massive opportunity for …

The App That Makes Investing in Stocks Easy for Everyone, Even Kids!

Investing in stocks is something that can feel intimidating to learn how to do and difficult to jump into. <b>Stockpile (free)</b> makes it easy to everyone to start trading stocks, even kids. When you buy and sell, Stockpile charges you just $1 for the transaction, the rest is yours. I’ve tried other …

Investing

Elon Musk Says Time Management Does Not Matter (but This 1 Thing Does, Big Time) | Inc.com

When the billionaire innovator is not running auto manufacturer Tesla Motors, he's leading aerospace manufacturer SpaceX. As he revolutionizes transportation on earth and in space, he talks of colonizing Mars and reducing "the risk of human extinction". Musk is an entrepreneur, engineer, investor …

Time Management

Study Plan For Intermediate Players: The Opening!

<b>Target Skill Range:</b> Intermediate (Rated 1400-1799)<p>Acquire the knowledge you need to approach the opening with confidence and achieve …

Study Plan For Beginners: Bringing It All Together!

Put your skills into practice, and use everything you've learned to win chess games!<p><b>Tasks:</b><p>No matter how much you study openings, tactics, strategy, …

Board Games

Memory Techniques: the chess equation

Concluding the series on memory techniques, after detailed tutorials on how to create a Memory Palace, its history, and the Peg system, here is the …

Tutorials

The 5-Minute Guide on How to Invest in Marijuana Stocks

Do you have a few moments? Interested in marijuana stocks? Here's a brief look at the numerous titles available on the market.<p>For those wondering how …

Cannabis

Opinion: This simple investment strategy will protect you if the US stock market cracks

<b>Video by CNBC</b><p>How do you control risk in the stock market when central banks flood the financial system with fabricated dollars?<p>The U.S. Federal …

Here's How Much the Average 50-Something American Has Saved for Retirement

How do your savings compare?<p>Your 50s are a pivotal time not just in your career, but on the road to retirement. By the time your 50s roll around, …

If You're in Your 60s, Consider Buying These 2 High-Yield Stocks

When you hit 60, your investing goals change considerably, which is why you'll want to consider these two high yielders.<p>A transition takes place when …

It's Official -- the 2018 401(k) Contribution Limit Is Increasing

Savers can put even more money to work for their retirement in 2018.<p>For the 2018 tax year, the IRS has increased the employee 401(k) contribution …

I retired at 30 with $1.25 million — here are the 3 key strategies I used to get there

I started my financial independence journey in 2010 and saved $1.25 million in 5 years, reaching financial independence at the age of 30.<p>I get asked a lot how I did it and how someone else can too, so I decided to outline the variables and scenarios that impact how fast you, depending on your …

Retirement

IRS announces 2018 tax brackets, standard deduction amounts

The Internal Revenue Service has announced the annual inflation adjustments for a number of tax-related provisions for 2018, including, of course, …

9 Things You Can Get for Free on Amazon

How to Get Free Stuff on Amazon<p>Get Free Gift Cards, Ebooks, Music, Movies, and More<p>Updated February 22, 2018<p>It's actually pretty easy to get free …

Apple Photos 3: The changes, new features, and improvements you should know about

Photos 3, part of macOS High Sierra, doesn’t bring much that’s truly new. Apple acknowledges this by listing changes as a combination of improvements …

Exercise Library

Side Lunge<p>Step 1 Starting Position: Stand with your feet parallel facing forward and hip-width apart. Position your hands where comfortable to help …

Workouts

Ditch the Monthly Gym Fees — Get Fit With These 5 YouTube Channels

It’s Monday night, and the siren song of your comfy couch and that “Game of Thrones” you recorded has you skipping the gym. Again. What’s it been now …