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21 Best Apps for Business Travelers

The days of paperless travel are upon us, with digital boarding passes, e-confirmations and online travel booking on the upswing. Business travelers …

Apps

Samsung’s Galaxy S6 Edge screen costs $200-$260 to replace, and isn’t covered under warranty

The curved glass display on Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone could cost between $200 and $260 to replace, and the replacement screen is not covered under warranty.<p>The glass of the Edge’s display is curved downward on both sides, while the screens of most smartphones are flat.<p>Samsung says it …

Jobscan Helps You Write Better Resumes

If you apply for a position at a large company, there is a chance that a human won’t even look at your resume. Many human resources department now use application tracking software (ATS) to help them sift through hundreds of applications.<p>While this saves them time, it means that promising …

Employment

The best money saving travel apps

<i>Chris Guillebeau is a writer, world traveler, entrepreneur, and lifelong learner. To learn more travel hacking tips and tricks,</i> <i>watch Chris’ workshop on creativeLIVE</i><i>. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisGuillebeau.</i><p>You don’t make it to every country in the world without learning a thing or two about how to …

What to make of Derek Jeter's Players' Tribune

The Players’ Tribune, which celebrated its official launch in New York over the weekend, seems an unlikely second act for<p>Derek Jeter.<p>The former<p>Yankeesshortstop, who retired at the end of last season, founded the website, which had a soft launch in October, to feature writing by professional …

NFL Fires Official Who Decided It Was A Good Idea To Sell Some Of The ‘Deflategate' Footballs

The NFL has fired a league official who sold a number of the “deflategate” footballs used during the AFC Championship Game, according to ESPN.<p>The official was one of a few NFL employees who helped handle the balls on the day of the game. He was supposed to give the footballs to a charity afterward, …

Colin Kaepernick eviscerates critical fan on Twitter

Colin Kaepernick is hard at work in the off-season to return his San Francisco 49ers to the playoffs next season. He decided on Wednesday to show all of his Twitter followers that his recovery days are not recovery days at all.<p>Because, you know, there are no off days.<p>Naturally, because the Internet …

San Francisco

NFL combine to put draft prospects through their paces

Three hundred and twenty-three college football players will get down to their underwear this week in Indianapolis, be weighed, measured, poked, tested and politely interrogated. It will be televised (more and more people watch every year) and scouts then will whisper and fans yell about whom NFL …

NFL

Kobe Bryant says he could have left the Lakers 'and destroyed people'

As Kobe Bryant’s career winds to a close, he’s become increasingly open and frank with the media. His post-game interviews have been some of the highlights of what has become a lost season for the Lakers, and he’s compared the team to the Titanic and toilet paper.<p>Just before suffering a shoulder …

Kobe Bryant

Why Eddie Murphy refused to play Bill Cosby on 'SNL' special

<b>(CNN) —</b> Remember that awkward Eddie Murphy moment during the "Saturday Night Live" 40th anniversary special on Sunday?<p>According to Norm Macdonald, Murphy's return after 30 years to the show that made him famous was supposed to be so much more.<p>In a series of tweets Wednesday, Macdonald explained …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head. Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

New Galaxy S6 Leak Promises Radical Samsung U-Turn

Samsung smartphones are known for two things: 1. Selling millions, and 2. Being jammed full of TouchWiz bloatware. But apparently Samsung is about to rethink the second of these with its upcoming radical Galaxy S6.<p>The news comes from an interesting source. Reddit user ‘SamsungRep2015’, whose …

smartphones

This App Trains You to See Farther

Twenty-twenty vision? Big deal. UltimEyes could train your brain to see in 20/7.5.<p><b>When a major league baseball pitcher throws</b> a 95-mph fastball, only about 400 milliseconds—the duration of a blink—pass before the ball rockets over the plate. And a batter gets less than half that time to decide …

The Brain

Why Does White Noise Help People Sleep?

A white noise machine is the simplest solution to blocking out noise.<p>On its face, flipping on white noise before hitting the sack must be the most counterintuitive idea out there. Want to sleep better? Simple solution: make a bunch of noise. Sweet dreams ahoy.<p>And yet, not only do some people swear …

Temperature may stop bacteria from blocking malaria

The environment can significantly influence whether or not the bacterium Wolbachia will block mosquitoes from transmitting malaria, according to …

Mosquitoes

Your Next Cooking Oil Could Come From Hemp

A new strain of hemp produces oil with all the qualities needed for fine frying.<p>Agricultural hemp produces strong and decay-resistant fibers, a versatile oil, and requires little in the way of herbicides, since it outcompetes weeds. Hemp oil isn't widely used for cooking, though, partially because …

Stem cells programmed to grow cartilage inside body

Scientists have used gene therapy to direct stem cells to grow new cartilage inside a living body.<p>Performing tissue repair with stem cells typically …

Stem Cells

A Tranquil Transformer Built From An ’88 Ford Fiesta

More than meets the eye<p>Hetain Patel’s sculpture is an ode to two old loves: his first ride—a 1988 Ford Fiesta—and the childhood toys known as Transformers. Patel enlisted his father, Pravin, who converts cars into hearses and limos, to help him slice the automobile into pieces and reassemble them …

Everything You Need To Know About Uterus Transplants

Most women have probably cursed their pain-inflicting uteruses at least once in their menstrual histories. But an increasing number of women who don’t have them—either because they were born without or had them previously removed—are going to great lengths to obtain new ones. In mid-January, the …

LinkedIn Opens Its Publishing Platform To All Members

To date, LinkedIn has allowed a small, editorially selected group of “Influencers” like Richard Branson, Bill Gates and Barack Obama to publish their thoughts and advice to its network as long-form blog posts. Now, that changes, as LinkedIn prepares to open up access to its publishing platform to …

Square Partners With (RED), Debuts SQUA(RED) Reader To Help Fight AIDS

Square has teamed up with (RED) in a partnership to help fight AIDS. As part of this agreement, Square has produced a Special Edition SQUA(RED) card reader that will be available in the US for a limited time. Every purchase will see 97.25 percent of the $10 donation go towards the Global Fund to …

Elijah Blake - Sing For Me (Feat. Rick Ross & The Game)

Killa Kyleon – The Worst (Freestyle)

T.I. Will Be In A Movie With Kevin Hart And Will Ferrell - XXL

The film is being produced by Ferrell and long time partner Adam Mckay, who have previously connected in films like <i>Anchorman</i> and <i>Step Brothers</i>. Titled …

Morning Heat: Erica Mena sits in Cyn Santana’s lap and leans in for a kiss

<b>By Stranga The Great<br>Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer</b><p>Last Monday, the first part of the “Love & Hip Hop” reunion show aired on VH1 and it showed the battling …

Kate Gosselin's Kids Say They're 'Not Messed Up,' But Think Their Mom Is 'Annoying'

Kate Gosselin's kids insist they are "not messed up," despite what some might think.<p>Gosselin and her twins Mady and Cara, 13 -- just two of the eight kids in the Gosselin family -- sat down with People magazine to discuss life away from the cameras.<p>The girls and their six siblings grew up on the …

Can Leonardo DiCaprio Win an Oscar for Playing a Wall Street Scumbag?

At a recent Screen Actors Guild interview I did with Leonardo DiCaprio, the audience cheered long and hard for his swaggering tour de force in Martin …

Wall Street