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These are the biggest mistakes people make with Medicare

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Most Americans in, or near, retirement know too little about Medicare, causing them to …

Health Care

Tempting? Private Jet Flights For Just $280...

I recently had the pleasure of chatting with the delightful Zander Futernick about his private jet venture that promises to change the face of …

Los Angeles

When It Comes To Sustainable Development, The U.S. Is Failing (By A Lot)

And according to the United Nations, it should not be a country that others look to as a good example of (shockers ahead) gender equality and climate action.<p>When United Nations member states agreed on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) two years ago, they were setting down a consensus view on …

Sustainability

Fans Claim This Cult-Favorite Lush Product Cures Their Insomnia

Whether it's that big project at work, current events in the news, or that crime drama on Netflix that has your mind racing at night, we likely all …

Sleep

How Better Communication Prevents Painful Turnover

This week I spoke with an expert on internal communications, which can be just as important, it turns out, as external PR. Isa Watson is the founder and CEO of Envested, a workplace engagement tool. Engagement and connection are vital for reasons both inside and outside a company. But avoiding …

Employee Engagement

JetSmarter Launches No Membership Private Jet Seats And Charters

JetSmarter, on track to record $300 million in sales this year, is hoping to exponentially charge its growth as it announces a new pay-as-you-go option to buy seats on its scheduled private jet flights later today. It will be the first time paying for a membership is not required. At the same time, …

The New Ecommerce User Experience: Changes in Users’ Expectations

<b>Summary:</b> Today’s online shoppers expect options for fast shipping and quick purchasing, seamless transitions between stores and the web, accurate and …

eCommerce

Why More White Americans Are Opposing Government Welfare Programs

A new study shows that since 2008, more white people in the United States oppose welfare programs, in part because of increasing "racial resentment."<p>One of the reasons for this opposition, according to the report, is white Americans' perceptions that they might be losing their financial and social …

Social Issues

How Does Nick Fury Know Captain Marvel, Anyway? Here's Their Whole Backstory

<i>Warning: spoilers for do-we-even-have-to-say-it-at-this-point below.</i><p>By now, you've <i>hopefully</i> seen <b>Avengers: Infinity War</b>. Blah blah blah, a lot of …

Light up the Night at Vivid Sydney 2018

The much-loved Vivid Sydney festival turns 10 in 2018. Over the past decade it has grown to be the world’s largest festival of light, music and …

With a library of 500,000 movies and shows, SelectTV puts Netflix to shame

popsci shop<p>Get one year of service for just $19 and receive a free HDTV antenna.<p>Neither Netflix nor Hulu can claim to be the biggest entertainment library on the web. That accolade goes to SelectTV by FreeCast, an awesome cable-cutting platform that costs less than a coffee per month. You can get …

5 Passive Wealth-Building Strategies to Add Three Days to Your Weekend

Buy back your time and invest like the super-rich.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people associate work with punching the clock, the 9-to-5 slog and saving for retirement. The trouble is, an hourly rate alone will never make you wealthy and drains your most …

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

Don’t hold back: Employers are all ears when it comes to grievances

Julie loves her job, but her boss? Not so much. Sometimes he calls the 27-year-old data scientist who lives and works in Chelsea, NY, “Kardashian,” …

Sexual Harassment

The Racist Origin of the Second Amendment and the Rise of Black Gun Ownership

Flashback: United Nations Determines African-Americans are Owed Reparations

In 2016, the United Nations’ Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent did a report that determined the United States of America owes …

A Favorite Family Meal With a Funny Name

I was a child—six, maybe seven—when I woke up not feeling well enough to go to school. Now, the truth is, I probably wasn’t sick. I was a frequent …

The Feds Can Now (Probably) Unlock Every iPhone Model In Existence -- UPDATED

In what appears to be a major breakthrough for law enforcement, and a possible privacy problem for Apple customers, a major U.S. government contractor claims to have found a way to unlock pretty much every iPhone on the market.<p>Cellebrite, a Petah Tikva, Israel-based vendor that’s become the U.S. …

Privacy

Is This the Most Romantic Destination in Mexico?

Way up in the central highlands of Mexico sits a little jewel of a town. San Miguel de Allende -- a colonial-era city defined by bright colors, …

Black brown people joining 2nd Amendment Movement may save America

(Image by Egberto Willies) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>When black and brown people talk about open carry and the 2nd Amendment, they do …

Updated for 2018: Traveler's Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty States

Traveling with a firearm this year? Be prudent: Your pre-travel checklist should include becoming familiar with gun laws in any of the states through …

Just say no to typos: WhiteSmoke can edit your emails for you

We're going to let you in on a little secret: Even the best writers need an editor. Sure, you know the difference between "their," "there," and …

10 Do’s and Don’ts of Mobile UX Design

Mobile design can be a tricky subject, with many things to consider when creating a mobile app. To simplify the task, I’ve prepared some highly …

UI Design

Um, Miley Cyrus's Cheeky Jumpsuit Is Meant to Be Seen From Behind

After taking the stage with Elton John at the Grammys in a Disney-worthy gown, Miley Cyrus found another way to pay tribute to the legendary singer. Miley, who was performing at a concert honoring Elton, posted a couple of pictures on Instagram wearing an ensemble that was inspired by the singer's …

Vikings’ Case Keenum, Stefon Diggs Were Written Off – Then They Made History

The Vikings entered the divisional round of the playoffs as the home team and the favorite, which didn’t quite seem fitting for a team well past its …

NFL

The hottest Instagram women of 2017

The hottest Instagram women of 2017<p>Instagram<p>There’s a lot of talent on Instagram these days, and we’ve rounded up the hottest Instagram women of …

The Philanthropic Journey

For Many Business Owners, Success and Giving Back Go Hand-in-Hand<p>What words best describe the qualities of successful entrepreneurs and business owners? Most people would include creative, hard working, demanding and optimistic. But there's another word that might not automatically make the list, …

SI Swimsuit Editor's Picks (Dec. 23, 2017)

Swim DailySara Sampaio Busts Out Upside Down Bikini (and yes, that's a thing)<p>Swim DailySports Illustrated Swimsuit 2018 Casting Calls: Abbey Ries<p>Swim …

Smith & Wesson delivers M&P Shield M2.0 with green laser

Smith & Wesson and Crimson Trace team up to deliver a M2.0 green laser package. <i>(Photo: Smith & Wesson)</i><p>Smith & Wesson expanded its new M&P Shield M&P …

weapons