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Best Smart Doorbell Camera

After spending weeks testing seven popular DIY smart doorbell cameras, we think the SkyBell HD is the best one for most people due to its high-quality 1080p video, easy-to use app, and prompt response time between event and notification. SkyBell also beats others in value by offering a week of …

Home Security

Make Your Own Fruit Fly Trap

Battling a swarm of fruit flies in your kitchen or bathroom? Get rid of them quickly with this simple, homemade trap.<p>What You Need:<p>Apple cider …

With Chicago, it's all murder, murder, murder ... but why?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chicago. Murder.<p>Murder. Chicago.<p>A gorgeous, historic lakeside city known for its world-class attractions, cultural influence and brilliant exports -- from deep-dish pizza and the world champion Cubbies to Chance the Rapper and Barack Obama -- Chicago should be known for other things.<p>Too …

CNN

This Mixed-Race Woman Had the Best Response the Tinder Jerk Who Told Her to Bleach Her Skin

Have a seat,<p>dude<p>Skin colorism is a <i>real problem.</i> Women are constantly dealing with so many unjust societal standards of beauty and this has got to stop. Unfortunately, Takara Allen's experience was another glaring example of the bullshit things people say about skin tones.<p>Allen, a 22-year-old makeup …

Feminism

Weird Internet trend 'The Running Man Challenge' has infiltrated the NBA

Sometimes the Internet is awful. Other times, it's a wonderful, fuzzy, sparkling place full of smiles, laughs, good vibes and straight up magical …

The perfect apology? Scientists have cracked the formula

You can say it with a $4 million diamond ring, free burritos or a cheapo text, but still may get it all wrong.<p>We’re talking about the apology, of …

12 sites that will teach you coding for free

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By John Rampton, Entrepreneur<p>There was a …

How to get an MBA education for less than $1,000

(Poets&Quants) — Laurie Pickard’s gamble to earn an MBA entirely out of MOOCs is paying off—and not just because she saved six figures by forgoing a …

Alberta promises $90-million in tax aid for small, medium-sized tech companies

Alberta's economic development minister says a new investor tax credit will provide $90-million to help small– and medium-sized tech companies.<p>Deron Bilous outlined the details of the new credit Monday at an Edmonton business management software firm.<p>Bilous said that as of Jan. 1, investors will be …

All 17 Super Mario Bros. games, ranked

Nintendo says that today is Mario Day (March 10 … MAR10 … get it?), so let’s celebrate it by listing the Italian plumber’s main adventures.<p>The Mario franchise is the best-selling in gaming history, with sales exceeding 500 million copies. Mario is global icon that has appeared on everything from …

Retrogaming

GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story

The more we write about the inner turmoil, the more people step forward to share details and opinions.<p>We're hearing these themes repeatedly:<p>Cofounder CEO Chris Wanstrath, with support from the board, is radically changing the company's culture: Out with flat org structure based purely on …

The Workplace

A former investment banker has condensed an entire MBA into one online course — and it's only $10 right now

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Flickr / Roman Kruglov<p>There's a lot to learn before you're ready to break out in the business world. You need to be knowledgeable in …

Economics

Toronto home prices surge, but the suburbs are eye-popping

Toronto’s housing market is kicking off 2016 in fine form, but the areas surrounding the city are chalking up even more impressive gains.<p>Sales in the Greater Toronto Area rose 8.2 per cent in January from a year earlier, to 4,672, according to statistics released today by the Toronto Real Estate …

How mortgage fraud is thriving in Canada's hot housing market

In early 2013, Kelly Vandenham and her boyfriend were preparing to put an offer on a charming Craftsman-style house in West Kelowna, B.C. They had been preapproved for a mortgage with Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, but the couple's realtor suggested they could get a lower interest rate at …

The art of successful networking

Your network is your net worth. It is a source of knowledge, job opportunities, potential business partnerships, future hires and so much more. Networking won't only help you find your next job, it will help you improve within your current position. In short, your power is derived from and …

How Feminism Has Failed Our Children

In our household, there are two "f" words that are never to be uttered in polite company. Of the two, I have a greater disdain for the word …

Parenting

The out-of-control university tuition hoax

Protesters opposing Quebec student tuition fee hikes demonstrate in Montreal, August 22, 2012 (Photo: Graham Hughes/CP)<p>Back when I went to university …

Brain Scans Show Social Signals Used to Build Bubbles

The same brain functions that enable people to be socially successful can also lead to financial ruin, according to a study.<p>The ability to understand …

Decoding the Dream: The most powerful passages from Martin Luther King's famous speech

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation.<p>Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great …

Martin Luther King and the race riot that never was

<b>History remembers the speech, the huge numbers and the peaceful protest. Yet behind the scenes, the famous march on Washington in 1963 provoked suspicion, anxiety and deep-seated fears in the White House that the day would end in violence.</b><p>Across America, black fury had broken loose.<p>A swirl of …

Rights & Freedoms

What Must Be Done To Prevent Future Detroits

It shouldn't be this way.<p>When a company goes bankrupt, most of its workers' pension benefits are insured through the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, a federal government entity established under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974.<p>Congress should extend ERISA or a similar set …

Retirement

Emails That Land Jobs: The Best Way To Shine In A Follow-Up Note

110.<p>That’s how many emails most “working professionals” send and receive every day.<p>The bad news? <b></b>That’s a whole lot of noise—and it can feel difficult to pop out from the pile, especially when you’re trying to lock down a new job opportunity.<p>The good news? Most emails are poorly written, awkward, …

There’s another way to fight Toronto’s gridlock—if we're willing to be bold

Where would you draw the borders for a congestion charge zone in Toronto?<p>If there’s one thing all Torontonians can agree on, it’s that gridlock is a …

Transportation

Popular iPhone and iPad Apps Free Before App Store's Anniversary

It's a good day to go app shopping.<p>A number of the most popular paid iPhone and iPad apps are now available for free in a promotional offering before …

Apps