Claudia Richter

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12 Healthy Habits to Get a Better Night’s Sleep, According to Scientists

The sleep science is in.<p>The endless opportunities that technology offers come with an unexpected side effect: There never seem to be enough hours in …

Why Sleep Interruptions Could Be Worse For You Than a Lack of Sleep

We knew it.<p>With the hectic and often stressful pace of modern life, it's no wonder that there's been plenty of research into the health benefits of …

Upgrade Your Bedroom to a Sleep Haven

Having a good night’s sleep is essential for many things. Your mood on the next day will depend on how you slept the previous night. And not only …

6 essential sleep apps and gadgets for a good night’s rest

Why is it so hard to get a good night’s sleep these days? Blame technology.<p>Americans are sleeping around an hour less per night than they did in …

Try These Tricks For Better Sleep Tonight

Here's how to tweak your environment for a good night’s rest.<p>Dark, quiet, cool but not cold, not too humid or dry, calm and uncluttered – that's the perfect setup for sleeping. So find a noise-free room, clear a space near your bed and turn down your thermostat, because better sleep leads to better …

Your Ability to Function on Almost Zero Rest Could Actually Be a Sleep Disorder

Catching some ZZZs might be one of the best pastimes ever, especially when the weather starts to get cold and gloomy. You hear constantly about the chronically sleep deprived and ways to make your sleep better, from sleep apps to snoring gadgets. But for a small portion of the population, a little …

Weighted Blanket for Anxiety and Insomnia: How to Make It Work

Jyssica Scott<p>Writer Read full profile<p>Messed up sleep can create a long list of secondary issues that can quickly become primary concerns if insomnia …

Productivity Apps

The 8 Best Android Personal Finance Apps

As exciting as mobile banking once was, this excitement turned to boredom, and then frustration as banks failed to keep up with third-party app …

HSBC Mobile Banking app review: manage your account from anywhere in the world

Introduction<p>HSBC is an international bank that has millions of clients from all across the globe. Now developers have developed an iOS app called …

The time has come: Mobile payments will either be the next big thing or a huge flop

When Google first debuted its mobile wallet in 2011, the company tried to sell consumers on its vision for a future free or credit cards. Given how glued people were to their mobile devices, it seemed logical that they would ditch plastic and choose instead to pay by tapping their phones.<p>That …

Apple Pay

18 more banks add Apple Pay support, total now exceeds 100

The most recent group of additions include the Bank of Hawaii and American Airlines Credit Union. With these latest additions, Apple Pay now has more …

Can Consolidation Bring Mobile Payments to the Masses?

In late February, partners Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile agreed to sell their cooperative mobile payments platform, Softcard, to Google. Softcard, …

Capital One People & Money Hackathon Focuses on Personal Finances

Tomorrow, Capital One will host the Capital One People & Money Hackathon in San Francisco. Participants have the opportunity to win $50,000 plus …

Yet another sign that Apple Pay is the breakthrough mobile payments hit we needed

Chase Bank on Tuesday evening disclosed that more than 1 million of its customers have already provisioned debit and/or credit cards with Apple Pay. …