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11 African American Inventors Who Changed the World

Dr. Shirley Jackson speaks at a conference in 2011.<p>Dr. Shirley Jackson speaks at a conference in 2011.<p>Can you imagine life without blood banks, …

Here's a map of WiFi locations and passwords at airports around the world

Anil Polat, a travel blogger and computer security engineer, is doing the world a solid by creating an interactive map — which he regularly updates — that reveals the Wi-Fi passwords of dozens of airports around the world.<p>Click on an airport on the map to see both the password and the Wi-Fi's …

Wi-Fi

These 29 jobs have the best work-life balance

Do you feel like your work never stops and you’re logging countless hours each week? Well, you’re not alone. According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Factbook, Americans work an average of 34.4 hours a week — the longest of any other country in the world — and receive …

Work-life Balance

How AI Is Infiltrating Government IT and Why It’s a Good Thing

The Las Vegas health department typically selects at random the restaurants it will inspect. But earlier this year, it tried something new. The …

CheapAir’s “When to Buy” Tool Tells You the Prime Booking Window for Cheap Flights

Flight prices fluctuate quite a bit, so if you want to grab a good deal, you have to swoop in at the right time. CheapAir.com’s “when to buy” tool …

The places in France you'd never thought to visit (but really should)

<b>1. Barcelonnette, Provence</b><p>"It’s as delightful as it is surprising," says Anthony Peregrine. "At first sight, Barcelonnette is such an archetypal spot in the southern French Alps that you’d expect it to yodel. Come festival time (August), it is not yodelling you hear, but mariachi music. It’s as …

The ultimate guide to seeing Montreal in a day

Montreal is as close to a European city as one can get without crossing the Atlantic.<p>French is the first language of over half the population (but many also speak English), the city has a unique way of mixing old-world architecture with the new (that might not be found elsewhere in the region), and …

Travel Guides

iOS 9: 10 More Hidden Features To Explore

Apple fortified iOS 9 with so many features, we're still discovering them. Here are 10 more tricks for iPhone and iPad users.<p>1 of 11<p>(Image: Apple)<p>It …

iOS

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

Costa Rica

I Need Surgery But Can't Afford My Deductible -- What Can I Do?

<i>This Q&A column addresses questions from real patients about health care costs. Have your own question? Get your answer here.</i><p><b>Question:</b><p>I have a high deductible health plan and I'm struggling to get the medical care I need. I'm supposed to have knee replacement surgery, but have put it off because I …

Health Care

20 Time Management Hacks I Wish I'd Known Before My 20s

Being able to manage your time most appropriately is something best done as early as possible. The earlier in life that you start, the better such …

Time Management

Americans' Favorite International Summer City Is...

<i>© Pixabay</i><p>When Americans go abroad for summer vacation, are they busting to see a beach or more interested in perusing Parisian streets?<p>Hotel search trivago.com analyzed the most popular international destinations for Americans traveling out of country this summer* and discovered that culture and …