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Where The Highest Paying IT Jobs Are In 2018

• Amazon Web Services (AWS) certifications are the highest paying in North America, earning an average salary of $113,261.<br>• IT decision makers in the U.S. are the highest paid globally, averaging a $107,193 salary this year. IT professionals in the U.S. earn an average salary of $87,333, 36% more than …

Employment

The Best Way to Wipe Your Butt, According to the Experts

Curtis Asbury sees it all the time. A patient comes in with blotchy, red, irritated rectum and insists they’re not doing anything unusual. Peering …

Stephen Hawking

Not Your Parent's Road Trip: How To Do The Pacific Northwest The Right Way

<i>Read Part 1: Los Angeles to Sonoma</i><p>From Sonoma, you can take the time to drive along the coast and hit stops like Redwood National Park – which is what just about everyone does – which is why I recommend making a b-line (with one quick detour to Crate Lake) for your first stop: Sisters, Oregon.<p><b>The</b> …

RVs

Dating columnist reveals how ‘Sex and the City’ ruined her life

<i>“Sex and the City” premiered on HBO 20 years ago this week, imprinting on a generation of women a love of fantastic fashion and dreams of their own</i> …

Relationships

A Yellow Leaf Does Not Mean Your Plant Is Dead (and Other Health Tips)

<i>The Sill’s mission is to empower all people to be plant people. So we’re kicking off a new series committed to growing your green thumb. Follow along in the months of April and May for all the gardening tips, hacks, and inspo you need. Happy planting!</i><p>After following every plant care rule in the …

Wellness

Apple Accidentally Exposes New iPhone Decision

This year Apple will change its iPhone line-up dramatically. There will be three new models in three new sizes and – perhaps most surprisingly – some major price cuts. And now even Apple is giving us clues about this…<p>The eagle-eyed 9to5Mac spotted Apple has suddenly slashed the price of its USB-C …

Mobile Technology

The Arbor Video Doorbell offers more than Ring, for less

Only $119 for the first 100 buyers<p>Arbor, a new Silicon Valley startup, is announcing its first product today: the Arbor Video Doorbell. Coming this summer, Arbor does everything you’d expect and maybe a little bit more for a price that might surprise you, especially if you get your preorder in …

'This Is Insane': California Bill Would Replace Lincoln or Washington's Birthday With 'May Day'

<b>'Dividing Our Country': Diamond & Silk Slam Democratic Party After Anti-GOP Ad</b><p>A California assemblyman vehemently argued against a bill that would adopt International Workers’ Day as a paid holiday.<p>The bill, introduced by Assemblyman Miguel Santiago (D), would designate the third Monday in February …

15 Stylish Houseplants That Actually Thrive In Low Light

Hard to kill, easy on the eyes.<p>(Be cautious if you have pets, though — some of these can be toxic.)

I tried using a weighted blanket to stress less. Here's what happened.

Thanks to high stress levels and a brain that wouldn’t shut off, I was in search of a way to get a better night’s rest (without having to resort to drugs). I’m a serial tosser-and-turner, and it’s often difficult for me to fall — and stay — asleep because I’m constantly thinking about what I have …

Autism

Esquire on Flipboard

7 Magazines | 419.1k Followers | @esquire | Style, manners, money, culture and cuisine.<p>They Did Not Die for What We Have Now—and That’s On Us, Not …

Angels star Mike Trout tells the Yahoo Sports MLB podcast which pitcher owns him

There could be some argument about this, but there shouldn’t be: Mike Trout is the best baseball player on the planet.<p>Trout is a two-time MVP at 26, …

What the Korean DMZ looks like for tourists

The Best Home Weather Stations

After spending 80 hours researching dozens of home weather stations and testing four of the most promising models, we think the Netatmo Weather …

Utah teen shamed for wearing 'racist' dress to prom, sparking cultural appropriation debate

Keziah Daum is not apologizing for wearing what she calls a "beautiful" Chinese cheongsam dress to her high school prom, despite receiving backlash from thousands of people online, some of whom called her a "closet racist" and accused her of cultural appropriation.<p>Daum, 18, posted an album of four …

15 Clever Items to Organize Your Kitchen

Picture this: You’re in the kitchen cooking, but pulling out everything you need leads to everything tumbling out onto the floor. Sound familiar? So …

Fibaro HomeKit sensors for doors, windows and motion: Smart and sleek

Now that I’ve finally moved my smart home devices from the Wink Hub 2 to the Samsung SmartThings Link, it’s time to test some new HomeKit devices. …

Marauding Tumbleweeds Have Invaded California

Humanity’s run as the dominant force on the Earth nearly came to an end on Tuesday, when a tumbleweed uprising gave the 120,000 residents of …

These charts show why America's teachers are fired up and can't take any more

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tattered textbooks. Unheated classrooms. Slashed budgets. All amid growing concerns about safety in schools.<p>School teachers in the US today are being asked to do more with less, and many of them have had enough. The groundswell of unrest that began with a teachers' strike in West Virginia …

Take the Most Beautiful Train Ride in the U.S. for $97

If you want to see the best of the west coast, take a train.<p>Disembarking from Seattle, Washington and running all the way to Los Angeles, California, …

Seasoning your cast iron pan isn’t enough

You season and reseason for a reason.<p>Cast iron is strange mixture of incredibly durable and unusually delicate—especially for a cooking implement. The metal is physically sturdy, but also highly reactive, which means even a droplet of water sitting in your cast iron pan can leave a rust spot. To …

Particles

Shopping for the best mattress? What to know before you buy

Whether you're braving the big-box retailers or turning to the web for your next mattress, here's what to look out for.<p>When I moved to Kentucky, I bought a gently used mattress and box spring to sleep on. I didn't bother buying a new mattress, or even buying a bed frame -- it was just a temporary …

What the MSM missed in Ohtani's home run: By the numbers.

I was thinking about Ohtani’s HR after reading MSM highlights<p>First of all, let's take the topic of the pitch being "74 miles per hour", which both …

21 Pictures That Prove High School Teachers Have The Craziest Job In The World

Anyone with the patience to teach these kids is the real MVP.

Either Rick or The Walking Dead Needs to Die

After last week’s episode of silent zombies and fences that couldn’t be shot through, I was determined to go into this week’s episode of <i>The Walking</i> …

How to Pick the Best Light Bulbs for Every Room in Your House

Lighting is a subtly powerful thing. It can impact everything from your sleep schedule to your brain power. So it’s understandable that you want your …

Dining Rooms

'Westworld' season two trailer offers our first glimpse of Shogunworld

Fans have been theorizing where <i>Westworld</i> would go after the shocking finale to its first season. Now we have a longer look at what will go down starting April 22nd. The latest trailer hints that there's more than just the western-themed park at play, with a flitting look at Shogunworld. There's …

Iowa family of four that went missing in Mexico found dead

A family of four from Iowa who went missing after traveling to Mexico was found dead Thursday night in their condominium in a tourist complex in the country, police confirmed to Fox News.<p>The family – Kevin Wayne Sharp, 41, Amy Marie Sharp, 38, Sterling Wayne Sharp, 12, and Adrianna Maria Sharp, 7 – …

The X-Force Awakens in This Great New Deadpool 2 Trailer

After a video devoted solely to the introduction of the gun-toting, time-traveling mutant Cable and a Bob Ross homage, the Merc with a Mouth finally …

Holland Taylor Has a Pretty Specific Reason Why She’s Unlikely to Join Girlfriend Sarah Paulson on Screen

Don’t expect to see real-life girlfriends Holland Taylor and Sarah Paulson on screen together any time soon.<p>Taylor, 74, told <i>Entertainment Tonight</i> …