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How to Create a Brand New Chapter in Your Life -- Starting Today

When we think about creating sweeping change in our lives, it often seems like a distant dream. When life gets in the way, it's easy to think it's "too late," or that we won't be able to restart because we are so set in our ways, whether it's our career, finances, or exercise plan.<p>Instead of …

Happiness

About.com launches The Balance, a personal finance website for everyone

In a quest to dismantle itself and become more relevant in the 21st Century, IAC-owned About.com is launching another standalone vertical in the form of The Balance, a personal finance website tailored to today’s millennial.<p>The Balance is focused on making personal finance easy to understand, no …

Personal Finance

25 Reasons Why Everything Was Better In The 80s

The mullets! The songs! The big-haired teens emoting teen angst in pastel clothes! Yes, to coincide with our rundown of the 100 best songs of the …

Cyndi Lauper

Best Password Managers for 2016 – Take control of your logins

It’s 2016 and people have stored more information, a lot of the private, on a public, intangible system more than any other time in the history of …

Information Systems

PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai 2016 - A Photography Fair More International Than Ever

August 2, 2016<p>Studied Photography at IED in Milan, Italy. Passionate about art, frequent visitor of exhibitions, Widewalls photography specialist and …

In Shanghai, Uber for bikesharing lets cyclists drop off anywhere

Mobike enables users to rent nearby bikes, and unlock with a QR code for RMB 1 per 30 minutes.<p>3 Aug 2016<p>The Parisian Vélib’, London’s “Boris Bikes” …

What is triple-A, and which countries make the grade?

Among the headlines in the days that followed the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union, one was the fact that the country had lost its …

Economy

How to: Charge Your Phone with a 9-Volt Battery

This is real MacGyver territory. I've been stuck in a handful of urban survival situations and the inevitably dying phone battery is by far one of …

Electric Vehicles

Organize Your Tasks Before You Worry About Your Ability to Focus

When you’re staring at your computer screen, wondering why you can’t just make yourself do the work you need to do, it’s easy to blame your focus. If …

Why You're Not Management Material -- And How To Get There

You got to work this morning to find the office all abuzz. Jessica, the manager of another team in your department, has given her two-week notice, and everyone’s talking about who’s going to fill her role. Your company typically fills open management slots from the inside, and you’ve been working …

Leadership

Home networking explained, part 3: Taking control of your wires

CNET editor Dong Ngo explains how to get down and dirty with network cabling.<p><b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This post is part of a regularly updated series. For the other parts, check out the related stories below.</i><p>All home networks start with a network cable. Even if you plan on using all wireless clients, in most …

Wi-Fi

Top five power line adapters: When Wi-Fi fails you

CNET editor Dong Ngo briefly explains power line networking and picks his top power line adapters. These offer great performance for those who need to quickly expand their network, particularly to the spots where Wi-Fi signals can't reach.<p>In home networking, the fastest way -- in terms of data …

Wi-Fi

Home networking: Everything you need to know

Wi-Fi, access point, router, 802.11ac... networking can be a pain! But it doesn't have to be if you know what you're doing. This is where you start.<p><b>Editors' note:</b> This story was originally published on Dec. 9, 2014, and has been updated frequently with latest information.<p>When it comes to home …

Wi-Fi

How to Erase Everything You've Said to Google

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Google Doodle

Learning to Pick Locks Taught Me How Crappy Door Locks Really Are

About a month ago, I picked up a training lockpick set. I’ve always been curious about how lock picking works and how difficult it really is. In the …

Rochor Thai – Moved To Novena, Better Than Before

<b>by</b> admin<p>November 08, 2015<b>in</b> Feature - Review, Food - Thai, Singapore - NorthNo Comments 6352<p>Rochor Thai has moved from Rochor to Joo Chiat to its …

How 'The Martian' Became A Science Love Story

If you watch the film <i>The Martian,</i> you'll see Hollywood explosions and special effects galore, but you'll also see some serious science.<p>Actor Matt Damon, who plays stranded astronaut Mark Watney, must calculate his way through food shortages, Martian road trips and other misadventures as he fights …

Love Stories

The Dumb Things I've Caught Myself Doing After Moving to a New City

Moving to a new city can throw your whole life into disarray, and all you want to do is replace that familiar routine you used to have. After my most …

DEAL: This Free 12-Month Web Hosting Package is Perfect for Startups, Freelancers, and Bloggers

If you're a budding startup, freelancer with a personal website to showcase your talents, or just run a blog for fun outside of your day job, one of …

THE DIGITAL REMITTANCE REPORT: The new platforms disrupting a $600 billion industry

Every year, migrants send hundreds of billions of dollars worth of remittances back to friends and family in their home country. And there's a massive industry that facilitates these payments — and has for more than a century.<p>The legacy remittance industry has been long dominated by cash, which …

Digital Age

Thoughts ...

Amazing!<p>Aug 14, 2015<p>Its fantastic<p>Aug 14, 2015<p>Quiero ver el artículo de la verdadera paternidad del príncipe Larry<p>Aug 14, 2015<p>That is amazing<p>Aug 15, …

Readlang Helps You Learn a Foreign Language as You Surf the Web

The most effective way to learn a foreign language is to immerse yourself as much as possible in it . Readlang is a webapp and Chrome extension that …

Language Learning

The Wild Side of Tuscany

Over a decade ago, the film <i>Under the Tuscan Sun</i> tossed the heart of central Italy into the global tourism spotlight, sending busloads of camera-wielding tourists to historic hamlets and pack-them-in, pack-them-out wine tasting pit stops.<p>For today’s thoughtful travelers, Tuscany’s Maremma region …

Digital Photography School

It seems that the majority of photos we see online or in print are presented individually. But if you have several strong images on a related theme, …

Leoht - Wearable Tech Handbags Made Beautifully

<b>⇡ Experience the video⇡</b><p>Leoht [lay-oat] is a luxury handbag infused with modern technologies that enhance your world. Made from the finest leathers, …

What happens when a country goes bust

FROM the days when monarchs over-borrowed for their mercantile adventures, to Argentina’s recent failure to pay its creditors, countries have long …

The dodgiest duo in the suspect six

INVESTORS in emerging markets know how quickly things can turn sour. In the mid 1990s fast-growing Thailand and Indonesia became known as the “Asian …

Economy

Opec: Everyone needs to stop panicking about the oil price

Opec's secretary general dismisses suggestions member countries have embarked on an oil price war to preserve market share<p>Opec's oil production is unlikely to change much in 2015 and there is no need to panic at the crude price drop, Opec's secretary general has said, adding to indications the …

Oil