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22 Supermarket Items You Should Leave on the Shelf (and What to Get Instead)

The best life advice I've ever gotten was from my high school physics teacher. His philosophy? It's <i>okay</i> to be lazy. Good, in fact. You should <i>want</i> to do things the easiest way possible, as that's what's going to drive you toward finding ever-more efficient ways to do them. Of course, the unspoken …

What Happens To Your Body When You Skip Breakfast

Breakfast is quite literally the meal meant to “break the fast” from all the hours you spend sleeping, and skipping it is known to cause a slew of …

Nutrition

Why Are Asia’s Planes Crashing All Over?

Everyone who has died flying commercial in the past year was flying aboard airlines from the East. Safety may not be able to keep up with demand.<p>The …

Aviation

Coupon Booklet - Amazing Homemade Coupon Booklet with Printables

<b>Printable Love Coupon Booklet</b><p>Have you ever really wanted to give your spouse a great gift, but didn’t have the budget to do so? Well, me too! That is …

Crafting

Hackers attacked the U.S. energy grid 79 times this year

The nation's energy grid is constantly under attack by hackers.<p>In fiscal year 2014, there were 79 hacking incidents at energy companies that were investigated by the Computer Emergency Readiness Team, a division of the Department of Homeland Security. There were 145 incidents the previous year.<p>The …

Target Warned of Hack But Didn't Immediately Respond: Report

Target received warnings from its internal security system about last year's massive breach before the data was stolen, but failed to act, according to a new report from Bloomberg Businessweek. If true, this negligence could be very costly for the already-battered retailer.<p>According to the report, …

Security

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Target's cybersecurity team raised concerns months before hack

Target's security staff may have been aware of vulnerabilities in the retailer's systems months before a massive breach compromised data on millions of shoppers. <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reports that at least one internal analyst had called for a thorough review of the defenses around Target's …

Watch This Awesome Video of Disneyland Under Construction

This is more video hour than video interlude: nearly 45 minutes of vintage <b>Disneyland-under-construction</b> footage. It's part of a 2011 presentation by Imagineer Tony Baxter for the Disney fan club D23--boingboing dug it up today. It starts out with carousel horses, Autopia cars, the Mark Twain …

iTunes Radio vs Pandora vs Songza vs TuneIn Radio vs Last.fm: Radio streaming music services compared!

The ultimate radio streaming music service showdown: iTunes Radio vs Pandora vs Songza vs TuneIn Radio vs Last.fm!<p>Radio streaming services take the …

Get the Most Out of Facebook Paper With These Quick Tweaks

Facebook's new Paper app is the best excuse yet to ditch the social network's older offering. But while the re-imagined mobile experience adds …

Associated Press News

Proposed bill would require kill switch in Calif. phones, tablets

The California Senate bill is designed to deter smartphone and tablet theft.<p>California regulators are stepping up their efforts to deter smartphone theft.<p>State Sen. Mark Leno (D-San Francisco), San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon, and other regulators will introduce a bill on Friday that …

San Francisco

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FORTUNE — Eyes rolled when Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR), best known for its single-serve pod Keurig brewing machine, first announced at its September investor day that it was building a system for cold beverages.<p>What was the Vermont-based company doing, thinking it could expand into sodas, …

What Makes a Truly Great Leader? | Inc.com

If you spend your career in the high-tech industry, you'll probably get to work with all sorts of brilliant and highly accomplished leaders. CEOs, entrepreneurs, VCs, executives, super-talented technogeeks--they're everywhere. That's just the way it is around here.<p>You can pick up a lot of useful …

Leadership

Opinion

Evidence is mounting that it might be so. The latest is the portrait of a man who many consider to be the best CEO today in America—if not the …

Leadership

Leadership Is Like Basketball, The CEO Of Converse Says

Converse sneakers, now owned by Nike, have been around since 1908. But Jim Calhoun, 46, only stepped up to head the brand two years ago. It was a kind of homecoming for him. Early in his career he had worked in Nike’s basketball division before taking executive jobs at the Walt Disney Company and …

Seven warning signs your identity may have been stolen

You can’t run and you can’t hide. Data breaches are the new normal and the problem is likely to get worse as hackers get even better at breaking and entering.<p>“Every company, no matter how good their security team and no matter how strong their security technology, has something valuable these …

Lawmakers Look To Prevent More Target-Sized Data Breaches

The sheer size and frequency of the recent credit card data breaches at Target, Neiman Marcus and other companies are prompting lawmakers to consider legislative options to keep sophisticated cyberthefts from happening.<p>"If anything, we've learned from this major, major breach that we can no longer …