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Alexa's New Skill 'Away Mode' Could Help Keep Burglars Away

Alexa’s newest skill could make your Amazon Echo double as a home security system.<p>The new “Away Mode” for Alexa will make it seem like there are …

Brainstorming

200,000 Routers Turned Into Mindless Crypto Coin Mining Zombies

Somewhere out there a cybercriminal is lining his or her pockets with cryptocurrency. Whoever it is isn’t using powerful computers to do the mining. Instead, this individual is using an ever-growing army of enslaved routers to do the dirty work.<p>Researchers at Trustwave have found a new strain of …

Cryptocurrency

Vector Motors Selling WX-3 Prototype to Fund New Hypercar Development

Vector Motors still exists, and is selling its ultra-90s WX-3 supercar prototypes to fund development of its WX-8 hypercar.<p>duPont Registry<p>James …

Selling

Steve Jobs told daughter she 'smelled like a toilet' on his deathbed and said 'you're getting nothing'

Steve Jobs told his daughter she “smelled like a toilet” on his deathbed, a new revelatory memoir detailing their troubled relationship has revealed.<p>Lisa Brennan-Jobs, who the Apple founder had denied was his daughter, also recalls him telling her “you’re getting nothing” in a disagreement over …

Steve Jobs

This 'brand new' Lexus LFA could be yours

The limited-run supercar was difficult to get hold of new.<p>The Lexus LFA seems to be one of Britain's most lived supercars. The Japanese missile has …

Supercars

3 tricks billionaires use to make their money work for them

<b>(CNNMoney) —</b> You don't need a billion-dollar brokerage account to invest like a billionaire.<p>While some of their investing strategies that are obviously out of reach to most people — such as acquiring a controlling stake in a company — there are common billionaire investment techniques that anyone …

Investing

10 Trending Home Products That Seem Nuts

These aren’t the most practical home products, but they’re trending for a reason!<p>Social media has been all over this trending gadget, which will take …

Man Caves

Spend 11 Minutes With The Opulent Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury

Warning: You'll need to brush up your Russian to understand the video host's commentary.<p>Is it an SUV? A tall sedan? Another body style that doesn’t …

Luxury Lifestyle

Zero to $1 Million in 14 Years: Maxing Out 401k and IRAs from 2004-2017

Like many others, I had a vague goal of $1 million net worth in my 20s. It’s easy to find a theoretical path a million. For example, $750 per month …

Retirement

These Free Online Courses From Google Will Boost Your Career No Matter What Business You're In

From product design to LinkedIn strategies, Google has a lot to teach executives and entrepreneurs.<p>Google has a lot it wants to teach us. The search giant offers a massive number of online courses, many of them targeted to students or recent graduates through Grow with Google. Others will teach you …

Online Life

2019 Lexus ES to Start at $39,500

The combined 44 mile-per-gallon hybrid variant won't cost you much more than that.<p>David Dewhurst Photography/Lexus<p><i>​</i>The Lexus ES has long carried a …

Lexus

Hockey Champ Mario Lemieux Lists Québec Castle for $22 Million

Pittsburgh Penguins owner and famed hockey player Mario Lemieux is listing his château-style home in Québec for almost $22 million, according to his …

Real Estate

Moby’s midcentury gem outside NYC hits the market for $1.3M

Designed by a Frank Lloyd Wright disciple<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We’d love to see what you’ve got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Pound Ridge, New York<p><b>Price:</b> $1,300,000<p>Moby, the multi-faceted DJ and …

Real Estate

This start-up makes a speaker that lets you listen to music privately — without headphones

The first time I tried Noveto’s “focused sound” speaker, the whole experience felt both exciting and a little bit bizarre.<p>The start-up has created a …

Headphones

Canadian Scientists Create First Beer Brewed From Cannabis

There are already a number of marijuana-infused beers on the market, including one made by Heineken-owned Lagunitas. But now Canadian researchers …

Cannabis

Pagani Zonda HP Barchetta is the Most Expensive New Car Ever Sold at Whopping Rs 121 Crore [Video]

While being limited to only 3 units (all of which are already sold) makes it so unique, the highlight, of course, is the price of this beautiful …

Supercars

There’s now a skyscraper with a 350ft waterfall on the side

If you always dreamed of visiting Angel Falls but thought the hike and boat trip seemed a lot of effort, then why not visit Guiyang in China?<p>You’ll …

Tap Water

13 Silent Signs Your Home Is an Unhealthy Place to Live

These innocent-seeming habits could be making you and your family sick—really sick.<p>While moisture in the home is normal—bathing, cooking, and even …

Cleaning

A Teacher's List Of 10 Things To Teach Your Child Before Kindergarten

It’s hard to believe that I will be sending a second child off to kindergarten this September. Having already sent one and being a teacher for over a …

Kids

Inside the world’s new luxury airline with glass floors and private rooms

Imagine floating gently through the clouds on a three-day travel expedition in an airbus that resembles a luxury, super yacht. It sounds a little far-fetched, right? Surprisingly enough, it could soon be a reality for passengers of the Airlander 10.<p>Since its first test flight in 2016, there has …

Aviation

Sony unveils world's first 48-megapixel smartphone sensor

Is it best to have a high-resolution smartphone camera or a lower-resolution one with better light sensitivity? Sony says you can have both with its latest stacked CMOS image sensor. The IMX586 has the "industry's highest pixel count" with 48 megapixels, bettering high-end cameras like its own A7R …

Cameras

Have A Closer Look At The Ultra-Rare Koenigsegg Regera

More-than-a-thousand horsepower worth of fun in a video. Wow.<p>Swedish hypercar-maker Koenigsegg has a reputation to make extremely fast and equally …

Sports Cars

23 Cleaning Hacks Literally Everyone Needs To Know

22. Don’t Exhaust Yourself<p>Make cleaning your exhaust fan quick and easy by using a can of air to get the job done. According to The Family Handyman, …

Cleaning

Singer’s Latest Reimagined Porsche 911 Packs 500 HP and Is beyond Amazing

In addition to being stunning to behold, it’s also lightweight and optimized aerodynamically.<p>Last year, our friends at <i>Road & Track</i> told you about the Singer and Williams Dynamics and Lightweighting Study, which was a wildly reimagined Porsche 911 that went beyond Singer’s usual masterpieces. But …

How to be smarter with money: 8 simple secrets

Everyone wants to know what the next great investment is. But that’s the wrong question. If you want to make money over the long haul, picking …

Personal Finance

1969 Dodge Charger customized with 707HP Hellcat engine

The current generation Dodge Challenger is a shinning example of a modern muscle car, and with the carmaker’s 707 horsepower Hellcat engine, it’s a …

Sports Cars

Inside Richard Branson's first Virgin Voyages cruise ship - that is ONLY for the young at heart

Virgin's very first cruise ship has been revealed - and it's not for the old at heart (or kids for that matter).<p>Virgin Voyages, Sir Richard Branson's …

Wastewater

Spread across the globe - These 6 luxury hotels deliver a unique futuristic experience -

<i>Ultra-modern amenities and revolutionary architecture of these Berlin, Dubai, Maldives, Bali, Macau and Norway hotels offer cutting-edge accommodation</i><p>…

United Arab Emirates

Boring Garage? Turn It Into a Showstopper

Garages used to be (there’s no other way to say this) boring enclosures for your car: functional and practical, but plain and bare. Some homeowners …

Pool Table

Brain to Brain Communication Breakthrough

Researchers at the University of Washington have completed the first “noninvasive human-to-human brain interface”, allowing one researcher to control …

The Brain