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How location data is used to manipulate airfare and car rental prices

Credit: coffeebeanworks / Pixabay<p>While the EU recently passed the GDPR into law to give users control of how their data is collected and used, the battle is unfortunately only half won.<p>According to a new (and shocking!) study by TheBestVPN, you could end up paying almost double (or more) the actual …

Flying

These 25 Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Will Blow Your Mind

Science fiction has the power to transport us to other dimensions, expand the boundaries of our imaginations, and teach us very important lessons about being leaders and adapting to change. Once you've read through all the best sci-fi classics, you might be ready to cozy up on the couch with a …

Movies

Yes, You Can Lose Belly Fat Without Working Out — Here's How

Losing belly fat is no easy feat. It requires you to work hard and pay close attention to your daily habits. You might think that working out for hours on end is the best way to shed excess fat around your midsection, but that's not true. You can lose belly fat without exercising at all, in fact, …

Nutrition

If Your Cat Does These 6 Things When You're Together, Then They Definitely Love You

To be honest, Kit-Kat, my 3-year-old rescue cat, often acts more like a dog than a cat. He loves following me on walks around the block, will sit for …

Pets

Fish Sauce-Marinated Skirt Steak Recipe

Fish sauce adds an umami burst to this tender cut of meat.<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep: 10 minutes<p>Total: 2 1/2 hours (2 hours marination)<p>Ingredients<p>2 (1 pound|450 gram) pieces skirt steak<p>½ cup|125 ml fish sauce<p>¼ cup|60 ml fresh lime juice<p>¼ cup|65 grams granulated sugar<p>1 tablespoon chili flakes<p>kosher salt, to …

Recipes

Mbappé World Cup Donation Places Him Among World's Most Generous Footballers

Philanthropy tends to have a pattern to it – people make money, they age, they make some more, they cover all of their family’s needs and then at some point in their later years they realize that they have enough left over to start giving money away.<p>Kylian Mbappé has no interest in following common …

Soccer

10 Science-Backed Tips for Getting a Cat to Like You

Like so many other humans, you might find cats to be mysterious creatures. But believe it or not, it’s not that hard to make friends with a feline, …

Pets

Scientists Discovered a Quadrillion Diamonds Hidden Deep Within the Earth

"Diamond is not a particularly rare mineral."<p>Adorning an ear or encircling a finger, a natural diamond is synonymous with luxury. The average cost of …

Earth Science

You Can Have Glass Skin For $39 Thanks To This Brand New K-Beauty Launch

Today is an exceedingly exciting day in the world of K-beauty and for glass skin aficionados everywhere. Why, you ask? Well, holy grail online beauty …

Skin Care

Spicy ‘Sausage’ and Cauliflower Gumbo [Vegan]

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Recipes

27 Incredibly Helpful Life Hacks You Didn’t Know You Needed

Life isn’t meant to be easy, but since evolution and civilisation removed the ever-present threat of being mauled by a sabre-toothed tiger, or …

Hacking

Oven-Baked Short Ribs with Porter Beer Mop

For the ribs: Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F.<p>Trim any gristle from the ribs and cut them into two-rib portions. Rub each piece with the salt, and …

Recipes

These phone models have highest failure rate: is your device on the list?

• Samsung is number one on the list of manufacturers with high failure rates, according to a new report.<br>• Xiaomi and Motorola were number two and three, respectively.<br>• Xiaomi’s Redmi 4 was number one on the list of phone models with high failure rates.<p>A new report, covering mobile device repairs, has …

Mobile Technology

4 soft skills you should have mastered by age 30

By the time you’re blowing out the candles on your 30th birthday cake, most professionals have been working for a solid eight years. Throw in …

Emotional Intelligence

Found: The No-Makeup Makeup Products Male Celebs Wear on the Red Carpet

We'll be the first to admit we pretty much ignore the men on the red carpet. I mean, apologies, but come awards season we just feel we have bigger …

Red Carpet

The Secret Names for Sugar You Need to Know

You're a health-conscious person. You know that sugar is harmful in large quantities but OK in moderation. You also know that includes less-obvious sources like honey, agave and maple syrup.<p>But did you know that you could unknowingly be eating a number of sugar bombs every day? The sweet stuff goes …

Nutrition

Waffled Chicken with Spicy Syrup

Preheat a waffle iron to high. Combine the brown sugar, paprika, coriander, mustard powder, onion powder, garlic powder, cayenne, 1 1/2 teaspoons …

Recipes

Thinking About Borrowing Money? Here’s What You Need to Know

Some people love debt, while others hate it. People in the former category tend to use loans for everything. Those in the latter category avoid it at all costs. Both extremes can create problems. If you’re thinking about borrowing money, the smart approach lies somewhere in between.<p>The Do’s and …

Personal Finance

Every Tourist in New Orleans Makes These 11 Mistakes

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: New Orleans is unlike anywhere else on this planet. The city essentially forces you — in the best way …

Travel

What Persian and Indian Women Know About Good Hair That We Don't

Impossibly glossy, long, lustrous, and unequivocally healthy-looking… We've yearned to know the deepest, juiciest secrets behind the gorgeous strands …

Hair Care

Netflix Has All Kinds of Romance Movies Right Now — Here Are the 25 Best

It seems like everyone is doing the "Netflix and chill" thing these days. But, if you're flying solo, the only place you need to look for love is on your couch snuggled up in your favorite sweatshirt, because love, actually is on Netflix. And, if you're coupled up, a great romantic comedy, some …

Relationships

Money tips: 6 myths to ignore

Don't be bamboozled. Believing these 6 money myths could hurt your bottom line. Read more.<p>There is no shortage of bad information out there—and …

Personal Finance

IQs Are Falling All Over The World — Could This Be Why?

With all of the improvements in education and technology, we must be getting smarter as a society, right? As it turns out, we might actually be …

Wellness

Budgeting Doesn’t Work, So Try This Instead

An expert guide on how not to overspend this summer.<p>Congratulations! If you’re reading this article it means you’re (very likely) a real life adult …

Personal Finance

Retirement saving

If there’s one thing we can all agree on as investors, it’s that we want our portfolios to beat the market.<p>One of the most popular benchmarks for <i>the</i> …

Investing

Tempted to get a credit card? Here’s a checklist to pick the right one

Almost all credit cards offer reward points, but the quantum can vary. For instance, credit cards may give you 1 point for every ₹ 100 spent. Photo: …

Personal Finance

The 6 Nasty Financial Surprises For Divorcing Women

<b>By Laurie Itkin, Next Avenue Contributor</b><p>An astounding 46% of divorced women recently surveyed by the online marketplace Worthy said that divorce brought with it financial surprises. I’m a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst and collaborated on that survey, and I can report that the women I work …

Retirement

Instagram users mistakenly believe new question feature is anonymous

Instagram’s constant kamikaze launch of new features, in which they desperately try to hold on to their sizeable but fickle user-base by throwing new story modes and face filters at them, installed an interesting new question and answer function this week.<p>The feature is similar to sites like Ask.fm …

Internet

Mother-daughter drama and the financial ties that bind

<b>Dear Liz:</b> My mother is turning 92 this month. Due to a dispute, my mother amended her will last year and stated that my inheritance had to be used for a certain purpose.<p>My brother sent me the amendment and told me he will enforce my mother’s wishes. He also told me that I had to send a letter to …

Retirement

13 of Saigon’s trendiest bars and eateries

By Kim Robertson on Jul 15, 2018 in Asia, Bars, Going Out, Regions, Vietnam<p>Ho Chi Min City, Vietnam’s capital, and formerly known as Saigon, has …

Vietnam