Maggie Bodine

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A startup just raised another $90 million to help people save money on prescriptions

The New York-based digital health startup said on Wednesday its series B was led by venture capital firm 8VC, along with strategic investors. That, combined with the $75 million Blink Health raised previously, brings its total funding to $165 million.<p>Blink Health CEO Geoffrey Chaiken told Business …

Trump reverses himself on NATO, China, Russia and more

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump hasn't been in the White House for 100 days, yet he's already reversed himself on many of his key campaign promises.<p>In several interviews this week, the president has forged new positions on topics ranging from NATO to Chinese currency manipulation. They …

Woodshed Guest House

From the salvaged Douglas fir cladding to the gabled roofline, the Woodshed Guest House is greatly influenced by local architecture found throughout …

Salvaged wood clads handsome mountain cabin in Vermont

This handsome timber cabin nestled in the foothills of Vermont’s Green Mountains stands out from the pack with its asymmetrical roofs and weathered, …

The 7 man pyramid / the flying Wallendas

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Rietta Wallenda's fall 'into the Lord's hands'

Performer talks faith, resilience and indescribable pain<p>SARASOTA — Moments after slamming to the floor of the Circus Sarasota tent from the …

We will recover, Nik Wallenda says after a high-wire fall at circus

Nik Wallenda recalls grabbing the high wire and holding on for dear life, but doesn’t remember how he got to the ground — he went into rescue mode …

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Jeff Bezos is selling $1 billion of Amazon stock each year to fund Blue Origin rocket venture

(<i>Reuters</i>) — Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos said on Wednesday he is selling about $1 billion worth of the internet retailer’s stock annually to fund his Blue Origin rocket company, which aims to launch paying passengers on 11-minute space rides starting next year.<p>Blue Origin had hoped to begin test …

Long-term aspirin use associated with reduced risk of dying from cancer, study shows

Long-term use of aspirin is associated with lower risk of dying from various types of cancers, including colorectal, lung, breast and prostate cancer, according to a study presented at the 2017 American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting on Monday.<p>The longitudinal study analyzed the …

Biomedicine

We sleep less as we age because our brains don’t think we're tired

Sadly, there’s nothing we can do about it—yet<p>It’s a known fact that as we age, we sleep less. But the reasoning behind this phenomenon is poorly understood. Do older adults sleep less because they need less sleep, or because they simply can’t get the sleep they need?<p>In a review out today in the …

Astronomers just turned on a planet-size telescope to take a picture of a black hole

Every image you’ve seen of a black hole is an illustration. A giant “virtual” telescope may change that.<p>The closest astronomers have come to directly “seeing” a black hole happened last year, when the LIGO observatory detected the spacetime-warping gravitational waves radiating from a pair of black …

'Devastating' looting hits Native American archaeological sites

State parks officials and Native American leaders are decrying what they say has been a devastating spate of vandalism and looting at historically and culturally significant sites in San Diego County's backcountry.<p>At least five times in the past two years, looters have targeted American Indian …

Microsoft Drops Another Windows 10 Update

And then there were three. Earlier this week, Microsoft released a new set of updates for Windows 10 for the third time since the operating system formally debuted in late July. Windows 10 is Microsoft’s attempt to build a single operating system that can function on devices of any size, or input …

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig most reliable for weight loss, study says

Dieters looking to maximize their chances for long-term weight loss should consider trying Jenny Craig or Weight Watchers, according to a new review of clinical trials.<p>People who used the Jenny Craig program lost 4.9% more weight after one year than their counterparts, who only got dieting …

Melody on the menu: how a sprinkle of Mozart might give your meal zing

Professor Charles Spence is trying to come up with a sound for salty.<p>“We are not quite there yet,” says the Oxford academic. “Bitter, sweet, sour – we have those. But salty is the hardest taste to embody in sound.”<p>Spence, a behavioural psychologist, spends his life finding out how music, colour and …

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Take A Dip In Hawaii's Crystal Clear Tide Pools

Mother Nature loves a good pool party. And Hawaii, with its plethora of natural tide pools, is happy to oblige.<p>The seascapes and lava rock-lined coasts of the Hawaiian islands provide the perfect conditions for the protected, rocky inlets. We've rounded up 5 of Hawaii's best spots for tide pools -- …

The Ultimate List of Hacks to Prepare for Your Upcoming Disneyland Trip

<i>What are some favorite Disneyland hacks?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Lucas J Meeker</i><p>If you don't want to pay for …

Android Circuit: Galaxy S6 Wins MWC For Samsung, Xperia Not For Sale, Nokia's Android Smartphone

Taking a look back at the week’s news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit highlights a number of stories including Samsung’s launch of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge at MWC, The HTC One M9, Sony’s Xperia Tablet and ‘Not For Sale’ sign, Nokia’s Android smartphone shows up online, …

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Hackers accused of targeting US and Yahoo arrested in major UK crackdown

Suspected hackers accused of attacks on targets including Yahoo and the US Department of Defense are among 57 people who have been arrested in the UK as part of a major crackdown on cybercrime.<p>The arrests, made in 25 separate raids as part of the National Crime Agency’s (NCA) cybercrime “strike …

Cybersecurity

Microsoft Warns PCs Are Also Vulnerable to 'Freak' Security Flaw

Hundreds of millions of Windows PC users are vulnerable to attacks exploiting the recently uncovered "Freak" encryption security flaw, which was initially believed to only threaten mobile devices and Mac computers, Microsoft warned. A group of nine security experts on Tuesday disclosed that …

Information Security

Divers will brave Arctic ice to unlock secret of Franklin’s doomed voyage

Navy divers and marine archaeologists are about to attempt a daring feat of polar exploration. In a few weeks they will drill beneath the thick ice in the remote Canadian Arctic and in freezing water explore the wreck of the Erebus, flagship of Sir John Franklin’s doomed expedition to discover the …

Franklin Expedition

What You Need To Know About Facebook Changes on Flipboard

Facebook announced changes to the content they’re willing to share with third parties, including Flipboard. We want to give you a head’s up about what this means for you. Here’s what you need to know:<p>If you are among the two percent of readers who views Facebook on Flipboard, we regret to tell you …

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Using a 10-Stop Neutral Density Filter for Daytime Long Exposure Photos

Photographer Josh Cripps of Professional Photography Tips made this short and sweet introductory tutorial on how you can use 10-stop neutral density …

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If you were handed the keys to an Eichler home, would you set out to preserve it as a midcentury time capsule, or update it with...<p>Our July/August 2015 issue is all about home automation.<p>We're asking our community to dream about how they would convert a shipping container.<p>The authority on …

US at odds with Google on computer search-warrant proposal

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department proposal that could make it easier to locate and hack into computers that are part of criminal investigations …

The Sound of Music tour: Salzburg beyond the tourist Trapps

The Sound of Music turns 50 in 2015 and Salzburg is singing about it at the top of its voice. But who were the Trapps really? To find out you need to start at the very beginning – in the original family home in Aigen.<p>Villa Trapp<p>It can be difficult to move in Salzburg at times, which is why it is …

Shooting a Portrait of a Man with a Cloud of Falling Lemons

Israeli photographer Ronen Goldman was recently commissioned by UK-based premium luggage manufacturer Redland London to shoot a series of advertising …

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