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10 Places You Should Visit In Mexico

Mexico is incredibly rich in culture, vast landscapes, archaeological treasures, dramatic nature, food and of course that (in)famous Latino passion. There's a lot to see, however if you're traveling with a time limit you might as well see the very best Mexico has to offer.<p><b>1. Baja California Sur -</b> …

Everything You Need To Know About Italian Prosciutto

So you know what you're getting on your next meat and cheese plate.<p>There’s Parma ham and then there’s San Daniele: both are delicious and widely loved in Italy and abroad. They look alike yet are very different. Here’s what you need to know to tell them apart. Both are PDO products (protected …

Italy

26 Spicy Recipes to Make You Cry in a Good Way

Is it hot in here, or is it just these 26 spicy recipes?<p>Pour yourself a big glass of milk. These spicy recipes are ready to party.

Cooking

Jim Harbaugh “urges” President Obama to name Judge Judy to the Supreme Court

The hottest debate in American politics right now — this side of <b>Donald Trump</b>, at least — is what President Obama should do with the U.S. Supreme …

Now we know where Obama stands on the Apple vs. FBI case

Alex Wong/Getty Images<p>Barack Obama just gave his first public statement on the debate over smartphone encryption since the public spat between the …

10 Less Crowded Spring Break Beaches

<i>By Dalia Colon for the CheapTickets Travel Blog</i><p>Spring break means wet T-shirt contests, Jell-O shots and beaches so overrun that you can hardly take a selfie without being photobombed.<p>But it doesn't have to. This year, skip the usual spring break cliches by heading for one of these less-crowded …

'Zootopia' roars to biggest opening in Disney Animation history

"Zootopia" is the king of this weekend's box office jungle.<p>The Disney (DIS) animated film brought in an estimated $73.7 million at the North American box office this weekend.<p>This total makes the film the biggest opening in Disney Animation Studios history, skating by "Frozen," which brought in a …

Microsoft is trying to bring back the '80s with its Windows 10 strategy

In 1980, IBM contracted a startup called Microsoft to deliver DOS, an operating system for its forthcoming IBM PC, on a tight deadline.<p>The IBM PC came out in 1981 and soon became a smash hit, surpassing the leading Apple II.<p>A horde of competitors rushed to build their own "IBM Compatible" clones …

Windows 10

23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki has a secret talent that she uses to drive her kids crazy

She's cofounder and CEO of genetics testing company 23andMe, a restaurateur (Bumble is her kid-friendly cafe in Los Altos, California). She's the sister of YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki and ex-wife of Google founder Sergey Brin.<p>But one thing you probably didn't know about her was that she has a hidden …

3 Hidden Gems From the Activision Blizzard Inc. Q4 Report

There was a lot about <b>Activision Blizzard</b>'s latest quarterly results that seemed like business as usual. The company's <i>Call of Duty</i> franchise dominated the sales charts, and yet again, its collection of hit titles generated market beating revenue (up 7%) and profit growth (up 14%).<p>However, a closer …

Apple Scrambles To Catch Samsung, As LCD Loses Ground To OLED

Apple is rushing to catch Samsung on OLED displays. But it will be a long slog — and consumers will begin to notice.<p>That’s my prediction based on input I’ve been getting from Raymond Soneira, a display expert and CEO at DisplayMate Technologies. While it’s clear that Apple has decided that it needs …

Mobile Technology

The 50 best places to live in America for 2018

When deciding where to put down roots, many factors are in the eye of the beholder, such as climate, politics, or proximity to extended family.<p>Other aspects are coveted by nearly everybody: affordable housing, access to well-paying jobs, a low cost of living, good schools, and quality healthcare. …

8 critical things successful people do before 8 a.m.

Starbucks continues to grow relentlessly, with CEO Howard Schultz just announcing plans to open 500 new stores a year over the next five years.<p>Much of this growth will happen in China, where Schulz is undeterred by the recent economic slowdown.<p>While many factors contribute to Starbucks' immunity to …

Time Management

7 Household Expenses You Need to Stop Paying for

It's time to break up with your landline.<p>Unfortunately, some things — like your mortgage, car payments, and cell phone bills — are unavoidable. But there are some other sneaky little line items you can cut entirely from your monthly budget.

Deep Fried Deviled Eggs + 10 Other Fried Recipes to Eat on Cheat Day

There is one absolute truth in the world: The deeper the frying vat, the more godly the final product. You’re probably already familiar with the likes of crunchy fried-style ice cream (yum!) and other golden-brown goodies you can regularly find at state fair food stands. And you’ve probably even …

Find your friends faster with WhatsApp’s new live location sharing feature

WhatsApp helps billions of people make plans and meet up with friends — and not just through its messaging and calling features. The app also has a “share location” function that you might be familiar with, letting you send an estimation of your current location to a contact. Taking this concept a …

Another mortgage crisis might be just around the corner

Bove pointed out that the U.S. government now insures one-fourth of all new residential mortgage loans and purchases one-sixth of all residential mortgage loans issued. Further, government-sponsored enterprises Fannie May, Freddie Mac and Ginnie Mae own or ensure three-fifths of all current …

Real Estate

Clare Vivier Discovers the Cape Cod of France

The L.A.-based designer finds the perfect, beachy weekend trip from Paris on Île de Ré.<p>“My husband, who’s French, has been nearly everywhere in France, but he’d never been to Île de Ré,” says L.A.-based designer Clare Vivier, whose minimally chic handbags and totes channel American prep by way of …

Top 20 Android apps and games of the month

Discover Auntie’s crooners with BBC Music, track breastfeeding and nappy changes with Glow Baby, and put a VHS camcorder filter over videos, plus play GTA: Liberty City Stories, Final Fantasy XI and more<p>In terms of sheer numbers, Google’s Android has been bigger than Apple’s iOS for some time now – …

Jobbatical, the marketplace for tech gigs abroad, scores $2M led by USV and LocalGlobe

Jobbatical, the Estonia-headquartered job matching site for tech gigs abroad, has raised a $2 million funding round led by Union Square Ventures, and Saul Klein and Robin Klein’s LocalGlobe. Previous investor Smartcap also participated.<p>Launched in late 2014, the startup is on a mission to build a …

Samsung launches S Service online tech support

As good as modern technology is, at some point we’ve all run into bugs, errors and even major problems that bring our gadgets to a halt. Sometimes solutions can be hard to come by, but Samsung is looking to lend a hand to with its new S Service, which offers online tech support from your PC.<p>The …

This VR t-shirt teaches anatomy by letting you virtually peer inside someone's body

Everyone loves a cool t-shirt, but what if your funky new skeleton t-shirt were actually a virtual reality-enabled anatomy lesson? Curiscope created Virtuali-tee to give kids a cool way to bring anatomy out of textbooks and into the real world. The t-shirt looks like a stylized skeleton design at …

Alleged Samsung Marshmallow update roadmap leaks

A new roadmap has leaked reportedly outlining Samsung’s international Marshmallow update plans for its Galaxy line of phones and tablets. The list – whose legitimacy we can’t vouch for as it could have easily have been created in Microsoft Word – covers all the major phones from the Galaxy Note 5 …

Phones

YouTube invests in female creators

YouTube announced this morning two programs aimed at funding and highlighting women’s voices across its video network. One sees the company forging a year-long partnership with U.N. to appoint top female creators as the first Change Ambassadors for the organization’s Sustainable Development Action …

Fast Voice Assistant App 'Hound' Comes to iOS, Takes on Siri

A new voice search and personal assistant app called Hound debuted on iOS yesterday that apparently outperforms Siri, Google Search and Cortana in terms of speed and recognition accuracy.<p>Developed by the creators of music-recognition app SoundHound, the new app provides extremely fast responses to …