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This Handy Chart Tells You How Many Miles You Can Drive on Empty

Ever wonder what that fuel light really represents? Now you know.<p>Ever wonder what that little low fuel warning dash light actually represents in your car? Wonder no more, because this helpful chart tells you how many miles are left when your tank reaches empty.<p>The chart, put together by …

You should read Japan's Brexit note to Britain — it's brutal

The message is addressed to everyone in Britain, not just some government official in Theresa May's Department for Exiting the European Union. Its title is "Japan's Message to the United Kingdom and the European Union."<p><b>RELATED:</b> Japan is not 'far too polite' to tell Theresa May what it thinks of …

Great Britain

Amazon Is Preparing to Disrupt the Auto Industry

It's called Amazon Vehicles. And the potential is huge.<p>I hate shopping for cars.<p>After our family car's air conditioning went out for the third time in two years, my wife and I decided not to put any more money into it. So I started the process: beginning a list of pros and cons, doing the research, …

Uber wants to take over public transit, one small town at a time

Last month, officials in Washington, DC proposed having Uber respond to some 911 calls for ambulances<p>"The issue of transit usage was not about infrastructure... it’s about convenience and control."<p>Uber ridership within Altamonte exploded, rising tenfold<p>Unlike taxis, Uber isn’t required to provide …

This Alarming Statistic About Airport Security Will Make You Think Twice About Flying

It might be road trips for life after this.<p>Last night, there was thought to be an active shooter at LAX. Thousands of airline passengers were evacuated onto the tarmac.<p>At the time, I was flying from Oakland to LAX. Due to the security concern, my flight was diverted to Ontario, CA, where I deplaned …

This Aussie wants to beat Apple, Tesla and Uber and build a self-driving vehicle

A couple of weeks ago, an obscure Californian autonomous driving start-up by the name of Zoox created a bit of a murmur in the US tech and finance …

General Motors

This 75-year-old NASA legend has been working in secret for 10 years building a startup that wants to outdo Intel and Google

After leaving NASA, Goldin spent some time bouncing around and studying robotics before accepting a position as the president of Boston University in 2003. He never officially held the position, however, because the school terminated his contract a day before he was slated to start (though he still …

Artificial Intelligence

The collapse of parenting: Why it’s time for parents to grow up

If anyone can be called the boss in modern, anti-hierarchical parenthood, it’s the children<p>For modern families, the adage “food is love” might well …

Parenting

2016 could be 'the year of living dangerously for Saudi Arabia'

The decision came after Iranian protesters attacked the Saudi embassy in Tehran, ransacking and setting fire to the building in retaliation for Saudi Arabia's execution of a prominent Shiite cleric and 46 others the day before.<p>But this fiery start to the year could be just the beginning.<p>"2016 could …

TransferWise did less than £6.5 million in sales last year despite being worth $1 billion

Hot British online money transfer startup TransferWise is officially a "small company."<p>The startup, apparently valued at $1 billion (£680 million) last year, had revenue of less than £6.5 million ($9.5 million) in the year to March 31 2015, according to its latest set out accounts filed with …

Intel bought a German drone-maker just a week after closing its largest acquisition ever

The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. But all 75 employees of Ascending Technologies are receiving an offer to join Intel once the acquisition is complete, the company's spokesperson said.<p>The acquisition is the latest deal in an Intel buying spree, as the world's No.1 chipmaker looks …

CES

Why do women live longer than men?

All across the world, women enjoy longer lifespans. David Robson investigates the reasons why, and whether men can do anything about it.<p>As soon as I was born, I was already destined to die earlier than half the babies in my maternity ward – a curse that I can do little to avoid. The reason? My sex. …

Newcastle University

Tor browser co-creator: Experian breach shows encryption may not be security panacea

The Experian/T-Mobile hack may be more worrisome than Experian’s carefully worded description of it suggests, some security experts said Friday.<p>One is the co-creator of the Tor secure browser, David Goldschlag, (now SVP of strategy at Pulse Secure). Goldschlag previously was head of mobile at …

Trend Micro

The Last Taboo: Will Smith, “Focus,” And Hollywood’s Interracial Couples Problem

With love interest Margot Robbie, Smith’s character embraces a colorblind romance in a mainstream movie. But is it enough?<p>Will Smith has already saved the world.<p>But ultimately that might not be his biggest on-screen accomplishment. Now he’s poised to solve what is arguably Hollywood’s last taboo: …

Are humans getting cleverer?

<b>IQ is rising in many parts of the world. What's behind the change and does it really mean people are cleverer than their grandparents?</b><p>It is not unusual for parents to comment that their children are brainier than they are. In doing so, they hide a boastful remark about their offspring behind a …

Powerfully Revealing Portraits of Mothers’ Bodies After Childbirth

Arizona-based photographer and body positivity advocate Jade Beall seeks to provide an alternative to the heavily airbrushed images of women presented by mass media through her series <i>The Bodies of Mothers: A Beautiful Body Project</i>. The project, which has been published as a book, portrays women in …

The Real Marlboro Man

Darrell Winfield, star of the most successful campaign in tobacco history, sold the spirit of the cowboy to American men—and, surprisingly, women too.<p>The real Marlboro man died in Wyoming last month. Darrell Winfield, who modeled for the brand from 1968 to 1989, was the ideal poster child for the …

Philip Morris

Noise vs. Nature: How We're Upsetting America's Soundscapes

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Shhh! Our noise is taking the luster off America's natural wonders, and it's affecting the wildlife as well. That's according to researchers at the National Park Service and elsewhere who study natural soundscapes to gauge how they're affected by human activity.<p>"Both noise and …

National Parks

Simply breathtaking: Freediving couple's stunning underwater photo shoot | CNN Travel

Twitter joins mobile-commerce wars with ‘Buy Button’

The world's most popular microblog has joined the ranks of tech industry heavyweights betting that the smartphone is the new wallet.<p>Twitter Inc. announced on Monday it is rolling out a new service called a "Buy Button" that will allow users to buy and sell products directly within individual …

Do This One Thing Before Doing Business In China

Many years ago, an American credit reporting company called me seeking help with forming a subsidiary in China (a Wholly Foreign-Owed Entity). This company told me of their extensive and expensive market research demonstrating that China had a tremendous pent-up demand for their credit reporting …

Back to basics for the energy sector | Financial Times

Energy executives returning from their summer holidays face some hard choices. I know of at least three major oil and gas companies that have ordered …

Having A Bank Account Really Is Getting More Expensive

Banks fees are getting worse.<p>The availability of free checking accounts dropped to record low levels in the first half of the year, according to a report released this week by MoneyRates.com. The percentage of checking accounts with no monthly maintenance fees fell to 28 percent, the lowest since …

Microsoft’s $29.6 billion scam: Tech giant leads the way in tax-avoiding innovation

<b>(Gil C via Shutterstock)</b><p>More and more companies who enjoy huge benefits operating in the U.S. are trying to weasel their way out of taxes<p>David Sirota<p>August 28, 2014 10:59pm (UTC)<p>Reading companies' annual reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission is a reliable cure for insomnia. Every so …

Wells Fargo Launches Accelerator To Promote Innovation In Financial Services

Wells Fargo on Wednesday announced the launch of its first accelerator program, which will provide funding and mentorship to young companies aiming to pioneer new financial services technology.<p>The bank will guide three startups in its inaugural class, offering them mentorship in an attempt to …

4 signs the economy is about to tank

The Commerce Department recently revised its estimate of U.S. economic growth, announcing that the economy actually shrank at a 2.9% annualized rate …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …