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Inventor of the cell phone says this is the next big thing

Marty Cooper, who built the first handheld cell phone, says his invention has a glaring flaw: You have to keep charging its battery.<p>"Keeping your phone charger around is a real annoyance," Cooper told CNNMoney in an interview. "And I think it's going to be an increasing problem."<p>Ensuring that your …

Gear & Gadgets

15 Breathtaking Campsites In Canada You Need To Visit This Summer

These spots will make you one happy camper.

This website lets you book private jet rides that are cheaper than some commercial flights

Stratajet bills itself as "the world's first online private jet marketplace," using technology to pull up real-time prices and availability for aircraft, much like Skyscanner or Expedia except for private jets.<p>Though it's not the only private jet booking website online, it's the first to let users …

Air Travel

The Best Times To Book Flights For Summer 2016 Travel

With high travel season around the corner, a new study is shedding light on the best time to book summer airline tickets. The study, published by The Hipmunk, an online travel agency, also gave insight into which summer holidays were most expensive for summer travel.<p>In general, the news is all …

Cheap Flights to Europe for $268 & More

Highlights & headlines from around the web:<b>View from the Wing</b> (<b>via Secretly Flying)</b> points out an amazing fare to Europe from New York and Boston. …

A 24-Hour Drink Menu for the Prettiest Skin of Your Life

You are what you sip.<p>Being as skin-obsessed as I am, I slather on all the products I can fit in my medicine cabinet daily. But I know full well I could be doing more as every Hollywood star with seemingly perfect skin takes an <i>inside-out</i> approach to beauty—i.e. it's not simply what you put on your …

We're More Attracted to People Who Just "Get" Us, According to Science

Feeling perfectly understood by another person is rare — which is probably why it's so gratifying, even sexy, when someone just innately gets us. …

Uber and Lyft Have Absolutely Gutted L.A.’s Taxi Industry

The L.A. Times reports that in the three years since ridesharing services Uber and Lyft became available in the city, overall trips by conventional …

Jennifer Lawrence Reportedly Tapped to Play "a Blonde Bond"

She would be perfect for this.<p>Betty Pack, a WWII spy credited with "changing the entire course of the war," was given the moniker "blonde Bond" in her obituary in <i>Time</i> magazine. Pack was a veritable femme fatale, approaching her missions and adventures with the same daredevil attitude and intimacy …

I earn over $5,000 a month traveling the world — here's how travel blogs really make money

When people ask me what I do for a living and I reply, "I'm a travel blogger," I can pretty much see the confusion in their faces.<p>They're thinking, <i>How can a blog make money? Isn't that just a hobby? Who pays you? How much can you really make?</i><p>Based on my own experience — and those of many other …

Travel

This Is the Most Effective Way to Get Whiter Teeth

Dentist to the stars Dr. Kevin Sands on whitening strips, charcoal, lip glosses and in-office treatments.<p><b>Question: How can I get whiter teeth by tonight, and with more time, what's the safest, gentlest and most effective approach for white teeth all year long?</b><p><b>Answer:</b> No one knows good smiles like …

5 Reasons Every Business Owner and Traveler Should Have a Second Passport

Before World War I, people from anywhere on earth could go to places they wished to set foot on without needing to present a proof of identification. However, that's not the case anymore. Regardless of who you are, you now need a passport for international travel. It isn't a problem if you don't …

Passports

To West Virginia, I’m sorry

When I was a tiny, blonde child with short, curly locks, I used to wiggle and dance on top of a coffee table in a Mountaineer t-shirt singing the …

Google Makes $150 Photo Software Suite Free

Today is a great day for those of us who edit photos on a PC or Mac. Google has announced that the entire Nik Collection of image processing tools is now free to download and use.<p>Formerly available at a cost of $150, the suite of seven professional-grade plugins is now available for download …

IPhone 7

This Smartphone Gun Is One Hell of a Concealed Weapon

This double barrel .380 discretely slips into your pocket as a smartphone, but is ready for action at the flip of a switch.<p>Some of those in the concealed carry crowd are always seeking ways to discretely manage their sidearm so as not to reveal it and alarm the public. Shoulder and hip holsters …

Drone Nearly Hits Passenger Jet in Los Angeles

A drone nearly hit a passenger jet preparing to land in Los Angeles on Friday afternoon.<p>The Los Angeles <i>Times</i> reported that a Lufthansa A380-800 jet …

When I traveled with partners, splitting finances was always a mess. Then I discovered this system.

TRAVELING IN A GROUP CAN BE a beast when it comes to finances. Every time you want to tip someone $3 and there’s four of you, it’s always a mess of …

Why Emotionally Intelligent People Will Always Get What They Want

Mentally strong people show their emotional intelligence by managing their emotions. Mentally strong people know that the only things they can …

Watch Victoria's Secret Model Martha Hunt React to 10 Shocking Situations

There is really only one way to respond to your ex reaching out to you on LinkedIn.<p>How would you react if your Tinder date turned out to be six inches shorter than you? What if your ex reached out to you on LinkedIn? Or you accidentally favorited a super old photo on that same ex's …

8 practical ways I’ve built my life and career on travel

I turn 26 this month and have been to nearly 50 countries, worked professionally in over a dozen of those over a period of 3 years, and gone …

Employment

Arizona State Senate Blocks Its Cities From Regulating Airbnb

Cities and towns could not ban homeowners from hosting short-term rentals on lodging websites like Airbnb under a proposal that received preliminary …

The things people don’t tell you about adulthood

I remember when I used to abhor routine, when waking up before 9am was a form of torture I only subjected myself to for early flights or hungover …

Virtual reality 'heroin cave' aimed at helping addicts kick habit

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Addicts in a new study at the University of Houston will strap on virtual reality headsets and navigate a "heroin cave" to help them try and kick their addictions.<p>Researchers are looking to see if making their way through a simulated house party crammed with stimuli aimed at …

Costco Wholesale Corporation Continues to Dominate Sam's Club

Discount warehouse chain <b>Costco Wholesale</b> has long distinguished itself from other retailers through its consistently strong comp sales growth. However, in the past few months, its comp sales growth in the U.S. (excluding fuel price changes) has started to slip.<p>Even with this recent sales slowdown, …

$4 Smartphone Available in India

Phones

Rise and shine! Try these 33 delicious egg breakfast recipes

Soft-scrambled, over-easy, in an omelet or baked in a casserole — there are so many fantastic ways to enjoy eggs that sometimes it's hard to choose what kind to have for breakfast or brunch. From a perfect French omelet to slow-cooker huevos rancheros, here are 33 egg breakfast recipes to …

Breakfast

Associated Press News

Project Skybender: Google's secretive 5G internet drone tests revealed

Trials at New Mexico’s Spaceport Authority are using new millimetre wave technology to deliver data from drones – potentially 40 times faster than 4G<p>Google is testing solar-powered drones at Spaceport America in New Mexico to explore ways to deliver high-speed internet from the air, the Guardian …