Jeff Ward

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Woman Unknowingly Prays to ‘Lord of the Rings’ Figurine for Years

A great-grandmother from Brazil has accidentally been praying to a figurine of Elrond, and elf from J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, after …

Google Wifi review: The best way to blanket your entire home with Wi-Fi - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Google Wifi is easy to use and a breeze to set up. It has strong Wi-Fi coverage and fast speed. It costs a lot less than other mesh Wi-Fi systems.<p><b>The Bad</b> A Google account and a mobile device are required for setup and management. It doesn't have many advanced features or customizable …

Wi-Fi

Pastor says Toyota salesman stole nudes from his iPhone, sent them to swingers site

You’ve probably heard a horror story or two about car salesmen, but this one is surely one of the strangest: A car salesman in Texas has been accused …

21 of The Best Documentaries to Watch Over The Holidays

You're welcome.<p>With holidays and cold weather arriving at the same time, it's the perfect time of year to curl up on the couch and lose yourself in a …

15 Free E-Books That Will Help You Be a Better Entrepreneur

No matter how long you have been in business there is always more to learn.<p>Whether you have only recently started entertaining the thought of striking out on your own or you've been an entrepreneur for a while, we can all agree on one thing, there is always more to learn. The other thing we can all …

The 21 Documentaries from the 21st Century Everyone Should See

This year, Weiner and O.J.: Made in America reminded us just how ambitious (and binge-worthy) documentaries could be. Here are our picks for the 21 best documentaries ever made—plus some recs from their directors.<p>1<p><i>Weiner</i><p>Josh Kriegman & Elyse Steinberg | 2016<p>Turns out <i>Lemonade</i> was only the …

Documentaries

14 DIY projects you can try (but should hire pros for)

Having a go at home improvements yourself is admirable, but there are times when calling in a professional will save you time, money and a lot of …

6 Ways to Boost Sales With AdWords Expanded Text Ads

Expanded text ads ( ETAs) are here and marketers everywhere are jumping in to take advantage. You should too. If you’re unfamiliar with ETAs, they offer almost 50 percent more ad text that you can use to reach people in your target market.<p>Unsurprisingly, the expanded format is designed specifically …

5 insider tips for finding affordable long-term care insurance

Years from now many Baby Boomers will need help with the daily stuff of life, like dressing, bathing, eating or remembering to take medication.<p>Regular health insurance, including Medicare, doesn’t pay for help with these “custodial care” tasks, except in limited circumstances. Long-term care …

Long-Term Care

Police seize gold Maserati with L-plates from driver with no insurance

Learning to drive can be a tricky business involving unintentional stalling, bad parking and even a few scrapes to the paintwork, which is why taking …

Maserati

MIT Invented A Single Sensor To Monitor The Power Used By Every Gadget In Your Home

If you’re a lazy, cheapskate environmentalist like the one described above, then we have good news, in the form of an experimental MIT dongle that …

Hammerhead vs tiger shark: Ferocious undersea battle caught on camera

Pelagic Charters uploaded the GoPro footage to its Instagram account, showing the head-to-head fight between the two sea predators in the Gulf of …

Apple lays the groundwork to kill online advertising

Their products help us learn, communicate and navigate the world. While we tap away, the companies behind these innovations are battling for the future of computing. Each and every one is actively defending their core businesses while placing bets on the future.<p>Their tangled business relationships …

5 Simple Tips for Mobile-Friendly Emails

Every morning, my day starts off a little something like this:I wake up, roll over, and before I even get out of bed, I reach for my iPhone and check …

Pimple Cupcakes With Squeezable Heads Are A Thing Now (Unfortunately)

Like cupcakes? Well, that might be about to change when you take a look at these disgusting pimple cupcakes with edible pus-filled centres. You can …

Cupcakes

The i's on insurance: The claim game – homeowners

The I's on Insurance: The Claim Game, Homeowners," from the Insurance Information Institute (http://www.iii.org), opens the door to a whole new …

Tired at work? You're probably taking a break on Facebook

It's not just you — everyone checks Facebook at work.<p>A bit more than three-quarters of all workers use social media while at work regardless of any …

Where Professional Organizers Shop (You're gonna love this!)

Getting really organized isn't as simple as just cleaning up. And when you see these awesome shelves and pantries and closets on Pinterest, they all …

Beyond Dashboards: Good Business Intelligence is About Actionable Data

Business intelligence is a lot more than visually appealing dashboards. With a market size of roughly $14 billion, business analytics software companies are making actionable sense of an endless stream of data.<p>Simply defined as the "transformation of raw data into meaningful and useful information …

Does Addiction Treatment Require A Higher Power?

In the field of addiction treatment, already brimming with intensely personal and emotional debates, there may be nothing more controversial than the role of 12-step programs, which are based on Alcoholics Anonymous.<p>At least 80 percent of current American addiction treatment— for both alcohol and …

The Top 11 Up-and-Coming Trends in Digital Marketing

Looking for new ways to grow your sales online? Check out these trends.<p>Where is digital marketing headed?<p>The change is real. Every few weeks, something huge happens in the digital marketing arena. Everyone tweets it, huddles over it, and then revamps their strategy based on it.<p>It's an adventure in …

Marketing

Interesting Animation Explains How Airplanes Are Able to Fly

Drag. Thrust. Lift. Jet engines. Propellers. Wings. This animation breaks down just exactly how an airplane flies and it’s pretty damn interesting. …

Engines

7 Psychological Life Hacks You Can Use In Everyday Situations

50 documentaries you need to see

Ten of the best nonfiction film-makers today choose their own favourites, from serial killer stories and studies in the horrors of war to meta pranks<p>• Storyville’s Nick Fraser on the power of the documentary form<p><b>The Texan director’s feature debut, The Act of Killing (2012), and its follow-up, The</b> …

Documentaries

Holoportation is a Great Way to Give Awkward High Fives

Holoportation is a pretty amazing technology, but you probably won’t be able to use it any time soon.<p>Few companies have an invention portfolio quite like Microsoft. The company has over 40,000 patents for ideas ranging from stupid slide bar designs to Nazi sex bots, but its most recent tech …

The Top Tools Entrepreneurs Can Use to Outsource Their Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>All entrepreneurs know that startup life is a 24/7 gig. We are busy people that have to learn to allocate our time in the most efficient way possible.<p>For those who don't have help at home, it’s not easy to juggle work and life. Who has …

A man who spent 5 years studying self-made millionaires found a common daily habit could be keeping you from getting rich

(Jeff J. Mitchell/Getty)<br>After studying the daily habits of 177 self-made millionaires over the course of five years, Thomas C. Corley found that they …

Study Skills

Six Ways to Blow Up Your Business With Facebook Ads

Ever since Facebook first emerged in the market over 10 years ago, this social media platform has completely changed the way that people today communicate with one another. However, despite being the most popular social media network in the world, Facebook is also one of the most <i>under-utilized</i> …

Social Media

What smartphone addiction looks like when you’re living with ADHD

• What am I feeling?<br>• What might I be wanting a distraction from?<br>• What am I hoping to feel as a result from connecting with my phone?

ADHD

Here's how much you should have saved up for retirement by now

Everyone knows that they need to save money for retirement. Eventually.<p>So the question, really, is just how much should you be saving at <i>your age</i> to retire comfortably?<p>In their Guide to Retirement, JP Morgan Asset Management outlined answers that might help you visualize how much you should have in …