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3 steps to tame your debt in an hour or less

Maybe you’re afraid to face your bills, or just don't know how to start paying them off. What you do know is you want relief from too much debt.<p>Here are three concrete steps to help you get a handle on debt, each of which can be done in an hour or less:<p>1. Add it up<p>“The first step to getting control …

Personal Finance

What "Introvert" and "Extrovert" Really Mean

Think about what an ideal evening for you might look like. Do you imagine yourself going out to dinner with a large group of friends, attending a …

Psychology

Get a folding portable Bluetooth keyboard for $18.89

This is just the thing for those times when an onscreen keyboard won't do. Plus: Serious savings on a VR drone!<p><i>CNET's Cheapskate scours the web for great deals on PCs, phones, gadgets and much more. Questions about the Cheapskate blog? Find the answers on our FAQ page. And find more great buys on</i> …

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Best 7 online privacy tools 2016 – VPNs, anonymous search, and browser secrecy

It’s one of the Internet’s oft-mentioned ‘creepy’ moments. A user is served a banner ad in their browser promoting products on a site they visited …

Privacy

7 Science-Backed Steps To Take Before Quitting A Job That’s Burning You Out

Here’s the latest research on the small tweaks you can make to fall back in love with a job that’s getting the better of you.<p>When you first moved your things into your office, you couldn’t wait to put your talents to use and impress your new colleagues with your dedication and drive.<p>But at some …

8 Productivity Experts Reveal The Secret Benefits Of Their Morning Routines

Productivity experts spill their secrets on what gets them going first thing in the morning.<p>Morning sets the tone for the day, especially when it’s one of those times you wish you hadn’t gotten out of bed. So we asked eight productivity experts to give us a glimpse into their morning routines to …

Brain gain: 10 ways to think yourself younger

Fancy anti-ageing face creams are all very well, but how many of us stop to think about the importance of keeping our brains young?<p>With the average lifespan tipped to rise to 100, we’re living longer lives and asking more of our bodies than ever. But losing our memories doesn’t have to be part of …

The Brain

Five healthy money habits to teach your kids

It's never too early to start teaching your children healthy habits, and that includes financial ones. From an early age, children begin to observe their parents in all areas of life, including their spending and saving and how they talk about money. Kids pick up on our attitudes about money just …

Personal Finance

Could Wolverine’s Claws Really Fit in His Body?

Who hasn’t seen the X-Person known as Wolverine and not wanted his killer adamantium-covered claws? They are nearly indestructible, incredibly sharp …

Learn to Code (Awesome Fullstack)

Here are some of the things that you might want to know in order to learn full stack development. Note: if you go to stackoverflow and click any tag, …

IRS gains power to revoke tax scofflaws' passports

It might be wise to pay your overdue income taxes before packing for that European river cruise.<p>A new enforcement provision passed by Congress and signed into law earlier this month allows the government to revoke the passports of seriously delinquent tax scofflaws — people who owe more than …

Finance

How to Opt Out of Personalized Ads on Any Smartphone, Tablet, or PC

Modern mobile operating systems — Apple’s iOS, Google’s Android, and Microsoft’s Windows 10 — all provide a unique advertising identifier to apps you …

Apps

5 urgent questions about Windows 10 answered

It's about a month since Windows 10 launched and the early reviews are mostly positive. On my site, Komando.com, I've had readers report everything from smooth sailing to minor annoyances to serious problems that made them go back to Windows 7 or 8.1. With major new software that's to be …

Windows 10

Difference between Machine Learning Statistical Modeling

One of the most common question, which gets asked at various data science forums is:<p>What is the difference between Machine Learning and Statistical …

The 10 Biggest Food Lies That Are Keeping Us Fat and Sick

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Wellness
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Black History

A Look at What’s Left of His Car, With Him in It, and You’ll Understand Why He’s Saying ‘Thank God That I’m Still Alive’

Nearly flattened between two semis during a predawn highway pileup Saturday, Kaleb Whitby wondered how he possibly could have survived.<p>“Thank God that I’m still alive,” Whitby told the Oregonian. “Now I’ve got to go figure out why.”<p>Here’s a look at why the 27-year-old will likely stay amazed for …

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Antidepressants Can Change Brain Architecture After A Single Dose: Research

It doesn't take much for an antidepressant to change the brain's functional architecture. A single dose will do it, research published this week in …