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7 Affordable 5-Star Hotels Around The World That Cost Less Than You'd Expect

Budget is understandably one of the major roadblocks that can keep one from going on a truly luxe vacation. But, did you know that there are quite a …

Lifestyle

As opioid death toll worsens, California doctors will soon be required to perform database checks

By the time the 59-year-old woman overdosed in the late summer of 2013, she’d been given 75 prescriptions by three primary care doctors, a psychiatrist and a pain specialist in one year.<p>Her deadly cocktail: an opioid painkiller, a sleeping aid and anti-anxiety medication.<p>Had any of the five …

The critical slide missing from your B2B startup’s deck

It’s incredibly tough to build a B2B startup. Founders applying novel technologies to improve traditional industries deserve nothing but our respect.<p>Sales cycles can be slow, early stage investors can be skittish to invest without more validation, and incumbents’ intentions to compete in your space …

Startups

Shanghai's Best Cafés and Coffee Houses

It may not be the first city you think of when asked to name a coffee mecca, but if you're traveling to Shanghai, there are plenty of excellent …

Coffee Drinks

Two days in Edinburgh – 48 hours in Scotland's capital

Edinburgh is the perfect city for a weekend break – compact, easily navigable, and packed with iconic landmarks, staggering views, and an unparalleled mix of natural and architectural beauty. 'Piled deep and massy, close and high,' wrote the city’s most famous writer, Sir Walter Scott, 'Mine own …

Loneliness

Health industry experts fear 'chaos' if Texas judge suspends Affordable Care Act

A federal judge in Texas is weighing a request by 20 states to suspend the Affordable Care Act (ACA), a move that could lead to "chaos" in the health insurance market, some industry experts worry.<p>The states filed a lawsuit in February to have the health care act – also called Obamacare – declared …

Affordable Care Act

Italy Hopes to Lure Retirees to Sicily, Sardinia and Calabria With Massive Tax Break

If you’d prefer to put your IRA toward <i>limoncello</i> and a charming Italian <i>casa di campagna</i> rather than taxes, you might be in luck. A new proposal from …

Sardinia

TSA Might Finally Fix the One Thing PreCheck Members Have Always Complained About

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) might soon make the PreCheck line a bit more exclusive.<p>After years of complaints from PreCheck …

Flying

This is what it’s like inside the Portuguese castle described as 'Disneyland for adults'

I almost didn't go.<p>After spending several weeks running around Lisbon, Porto, the sun-drenched beach region of Algarve, and everywhere in between, I …

European Travel

56 Haunting Photos of World War II Taken by James Allison

It's hard to imagine what World War II was really like if you were born long after it ended. As more veterans die every day, fewer people are alive …

World War II

My Self-Created Artificial Intelligence Masters Degree

Me in 15-seconds<p>I live in Brisbane, Australia.<p>I graduated in 2015 with a Dual Major in Food Science and Nutrition. It took me five years to do a …

Artificial Intelligence

Where to Stay in Santorini: Best By Traveler Type

Visiting Santorini and wondering where to stay in Santorini? Wait no more! Here are all the details per traveler type.No visit to the Mediterranean …

Beaches

Why More People Are Visiting Denmark Than Ever Before

Denmark is preparing to welcome a record number of tourists this year. And, despite warnings of overtourism, the country has no plans to slow …

European Travel

North Carolina challenges 'unreasonable' U.S. subpoenas for voter data

(Reuters) - North Carolina's elections board voted on Friday to challenge federal subpoenas seeking years' worth of voter information from state and local officials, saying the timing, scope and unknown nature of the inquiry were cause for concern.<p>The U.S. Justice Department on Aug. 31 issued the …

North Carolina

What Are The Top 30 Big Data Tools For Data Analysis?

Data analysis is a critical aspect of using data tools in companies. When you analyze the demographics and the numerical data to extract the …

Big Data

Plan your adventures with 24 Lonely Planet Travel Guides for $20

Lonely Planet is considered the gold standard of travel guides. If you want to make the most of your next adventure, the Lonely Planet Travel Hacker eBook Bundle provides hours of essential reading. Right now, you can get all 24 guides for <b>$19.99</b> (Orig. $436.97) at 9to5Toys Specials.<p>The joy of …

Travel

Slovenia: The Last, Best-Kept Secret In European Travel

Gorgeous lakes, luxury hotels and one of the coolest capitals on the continent: there's a reason more and more travellers are discovering the delights of Slovenia<p>If he’s very lucky, an Englishman will reach his 30s with the great cities of Europe conquered.<p>He’ll have stood in the Colosseum of Rome …

European Travel

How to scrape data from a website using Python

Learn how to scrape data from a website using Python

Python Programming

14 Amazing, Gorgeous Small Towns for Your Travel Trip to Italy

Small isn’t necessarily bad. When it comes to the small villages of Italy, small is grrrrreat! While small towns may lack the amenities and sheer …

Italy

The 15 Best Apps to Help You Get Fit

Get fit using your smartphone as your guide.<p>Fitness and technology have never been more intertwined. Go to any gym and you'll see people sweating with their phones always close at hand.<p>You can make your smartphone part of your workout by tracking your running route, recording your lifting form, or …

Apps

The Best 8 Weight Benches for Your Home Gym

If you want to get a full workout in, you're going to need a bench.<p>You don't need much for a competent home gym. Find an open space in your house or apartment, some weights, maybe some floor coverings, and a bench for presses, rows, step-ups, and more.<p>We've already shared our picks for the best …

Meet the Great Eastern Trail, the AT’s Uncrowded Sibling

In 1948, Earl Shaffer became the first known hiker to complete a thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. After finishing, he thought about the many other …

Hiking

Robinhood aims at IPO as the fintech startup seeks CFO

Now valued at $5.6 billion, zero-fee stock trading app and cryptocurrency exchange Robinhood is starting preparations to go public. Just a year and a half ago, it was still largely under the radar. But then it raised a $110 million Series C at a $1.3 billion valuation in April 2017 and then just a …

Cryptocurrency Exchange

Google's new search engine reveals public datasets for research and journalism projects

Google has launched a dedicated dataset search website to help journalists and researchers unearth publicly available data that can aid in their projects. Traditionally, researchers have relied on sources like the World Bank, NASA, and ProPublica or search engines like Kaggle. This new tool will …

Google News

How Do You Tackle WordPress for Small Business Websites? Start with These Brilliant Themes

Promoting a small business or a startup online has become very popular these days. It has advanced from being a great idea to a practice that is for …

Web Design

San Diego in Fall

San Diego in Fall: September, October, November<p>The first day of fall is traditionally defined as the Autumn Equinox, which happens in mid-September. …

California

Bon voyage, jet lag? This smart sleep mask promises a cure

I'm always a bundle of nerves the night before a long-haul flight — not a great problem to have when you're from Australia.<p>Once my itinerary's set and my suitcase packed, I try not to think about the debilitating effects of jet lag that await me at my destination. I know the symptoms by heart: …

Jet Lag

Infographic: 10 essential parts of highly ranked websites

When customers want to find you, are search engines offering your website as a top result?Digital marketers and PR pros must pay keen attention to …

Learn artificial intelligence and machine learning in this 4-course bundle

<b>The rise of the machines is coming.</b><p>Artificial intelligence is the simulation of human intelligence through machines using computer systems. No, it’s not just a thing of the movies, artificial intelligence systems are used today in medicine, robotics, remote sensors, and even in ATMs. This booming …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Plan for the Two Most Crucial Days on Any Disney Vacation

To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including …

Digital Advertising