Meg Hylton

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How to See Who's On Your Wi-Fi

Is your internet sluggish? If you suspect a neighbor is stealing your Wi-Fi, these two apps can help you identify devices using your connection and …

Wi-Fi

30+ Decorating Tricks To Make Your Bedroom Feel Extra Cozy

Finally—an excuse to stay in bed all day.<p>From warm bedding to comfy pillows, these bedroom decorating ideas will get your home ready for autumn <i>and</i> …

Small-Space Living: An Airy Studio Apartment in a Garage

Karin Montgomery Spath of Auckland, New Zealand, is one of those designers whose name gets bestowed from one person to the next. We heard about her …

A Gallery of Gorgeous Attic Bedrooms

(Image credit: VT Wonen)<p>I'm willing to bet that most people, no matter where they live, if asked to draw a house will draw something with a pitched …

Bedrooms

9 Small Attic Rooms That Work

Green living isn't just about living small, it's also about maximizing the space you already have. While most attics are empty or used for storage, …

Home Improvement

7 Awesome Attic Transformations

When you have a small home, you look for every crack and crevice to create more space. Attics have long since been an extra space that families have …

Karakoy Loft Ofist #interior

The only guide to Tokyo you need before you visit

Photographer Tim Walker and <i>Vogue</i> UK stylist Kate Phelan embarked on a journey to the land of the rising sun. Here, they share some of their favourite …

18 Classic Japanese Dishes You Can Make At Home

Drop the instant ramen and bookmark this right now.

Editor's Picks: The Best Things I Ate in Japan

Last July, I took a weeklong trip to Japan. It was my first time there—a pretty big deal, given my obsession with the Japanese food I've eaten in the United States. But it was also a press trip hosted by a Japanese tourism board, which meant I was beholden to their itinerary. I came home with a …

Japan

This Fox Village in Japan Is Basically the Cuddliest Place in the World

High in the mountains of Miyagi, Japan, sits Zao Fox Village. It's an enclosed section of the forest where six species of foxes live and play. The …

Japan

Tokyo all-you-can-eat ramen buffet costs less than 10 bucks and is near city’s most famous temple

Perfect place to pig out on <b>pork stock ramen</b> is waiting for noodle fans in <b>Asakusa</b>.<p>There’s a special, heart-piercing sadness that comes when you finish …

Ascension.

<b>Ascension.</b> Mount Fuji, Japan. By Leland Righter.<p><i>JPGs</i> <i>is a photo peek into wherever gamers might find interesting. If you’re a photographer and have</i> …

Japan

5 Travel Credit Cards With Annual Fees That Are Worth It (and 2 That Aren't)

When it comes to rewards credit cards, sometimes spending money can actually save you money -- especially if you like to travel.<p>With so many credit …

The Two Words That Will Help Get an Airline Upgrade Over the Phone

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

19 ‘USSD’ Codes That Unlock Hidden Features in Your iPhone

When you want to tweak your iPhone’s preferences, you’ll usually open up the Settings app. That’s basic iOS 101. What you might not know is that …

Why I switched from 1Password to Dashlane [Review]

Late last year, I switched password managers. I traded in trusty old 1Password for relative newcomer Dashlane, and I haven’t looked back.<p>Dashlane is a well-designed, fully functional and easy-to-use password manager that tops 1Password in one key respect: a Security Dashboard that makes it dead …

A $42 million '10,000 year clock' is being installed on Jeff Bezos' property

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos took to Twitter to announce that construction of the 10,000 year clock has begun on his property in Texas, with a view to encourage thinking about humanity in the long term.<p>Conceived back in 1986 by American computer scientist Daniel Hills, the clock’s mechanism is …

Jeff Bezos

How to Merge and Remove Duplicate Contacts in macOS and iCloud

If you've been maintaining and migrating the same Contacts list across Macs over the years then you've probably come across your fair share of duplicate contact cards. They can also appear seemingly out of nowhere after setting up iCloud Contacts on your Mac for the first time.<p>Unless you …

‘Annihilation’s Natalie Portman on What Alex Garland Did That Surprised the Cast

I know it’s early in 2018, but I think I’ve seen what will go down as one of my favorite films of the year: writer/director Alex Garland’s …

I'm a financial planner — here's how I help clients save an extra $36,000 a year for retirement

You might have read about how anyone could sneak $5,500 a year into a Roth IRA — even if exceeding standard income limitations — through a technique known as the backdoor Roth IRA.<p>But did you know there is an even trickier technique out there that allows some lucky people to contribute up to …

The Portfolio I Would Build If I Retired Today, Part I

A few months ago, I received over $100K as the commuted value of my pension plan started working on my retirement portfolio. As the market was …

Your Complete Guide to the 2018 Tax Changes

Here's how the U.S. tax system is changing for 2018 and beyond.<p>President Trump recently signed the tax reform bill into law, and it makes major …

Portfolio With High Returns Uncorrelated To The U.S. Equities Market

The portfolio we analyze in this work is made up of four ETFs: large cap technology stocks (QQQ), long-term Treasury bonds (TLT), short-term inverse …

Use a VPN to guard your online life, for life [Deals]

When you go online, you’re opening yourself up to being spied on, having your identity stolen, or being blocked by location restrictions. Sorry to be a bummer, but those are the facts.<p>So, using a VPN is essential. And this deal on VPN Unlimited is one of our best of 2017. It’s an easy and reliable …

Information Systems

Using Leverage In Retirement To Reduce Risk And/Or Increase Safe Withdrawal Rates

This article presents a strategy that can be used during retirement to safely increase spending and/or reduce the risk of running out of money. This …

Americans are zeroing in on a loophole that can be used to save more for retirement

It wouldn't be surprising if you did.<p>HSA consultancy Devenir found that as of summer 2015, there were 14.5 million such accounts in the US, holding over $28 billion in assets.<p>The research predicts the account will only get more popular as time goes on.<p>Here's why.<p>A health savings account is exactly …

Which States Tax Social Security?

Build a sizable nest egg? Check. Purchase a new set of golf clubs? Check. Plan for taxes on your retirement income? Chhhh ... Wait a minute. Plan for what?<p>Lots of retirees are surprised by the big bite that taxes can take out of their savings. And depending on where you live, the tax hit can be …

Retirement

Dividend ETFs Sought for Solid Revenue Streams | Investopedia

Seasoned investors know the importance of dividends, particularly when investing over the long-term. Historical data suggest reinvested dividends can …

Investing

All the keyboard shortcuts you’ll ever need for Safari on iPad

Safari on the Mac is almost entirely controllable by the keyboard. You can open tabs, navigate forms on the page, and search through pages. And even if there’s no built-in shortcut, the Mac lets you add custom shortcuts to any menu item. The iPad isn’t quite so well-served, but you’d be surprised …

Operating Systems