Rob Thompson

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Wells Fargo Employees Call Cops on 78-Year-Old Black Woman After Refusing to Cash Her Check

An elderly Florida woman has filed a lawsuit accusing Wells Fargo of discrimination after bank employees called the police on her for simply trying …

5 Major Expenses You Should Work on Cutting Today

Want to save more money? Lowering these costs should do the trick.<p>We all want to save money, whether it's for emergencies, retirement, or other major …

International buyers are dropping out of US housing market

After strong interest for several years, international buyers appear to be souring on the U.S. housing market.<p>The dollar volume of U.S. home sales to …

Python is becoming the world’s most popular coding language

“I CERTAINLY didn’t set out to create a language that was intended for mass consumption,” says Guido van Rossum, a Dutch computer scientist who …

Reality TV

5 Steps To Building A Million-Dollar Business With No Employees

Nearly seven years ago, Michelle Schroeder-Gardner started her blog, Making Sense of Cents, to share her experience of paying off student loan debt and holding herself accountable. The last thing she expected was it turning into a million-dollar business.<p>But in 2017 her business brought in …

Small Business

CEO of company that makes smartwatches: Smartwatches are pointless

There's firm, tough leadership, and then there's ... whatever this is.<p>Calling one of your company's newest high-profile releases essentially useless …

How To Take Screenshots Using the Mac Keyboard

- Mar 10, 2017<p>While there are a number of great screenshot apps available for the Mac, there’s really no need to install a third-party app if you …

Apple

Debunking Credit Card Myths: Does Having Many Cards Hurt Your Credit Score?

We talk about travel rewards credit cards quite a bit here at TPG. Applying for and utilizing these cards strategically can unlock incredible travel …

Personal Finance

9 sneaky psychology tricks companies use to get you to buy stuff

And marketers may not be scientists, but they've mastered the art of using your psychology against you. By exploiting your vulnerability to different style of propaganda, companies can trick you into buying more stuff and paying more for it.<p>We've scoured the research on some of the strategies …

iPhone 7 Headphone Jack Anger Erupts

On Tuesday corporate watchdog and activist site, SumOfUs.org, launched a petition demanding that Apple keep the standard sized headphone jack in the iPhone 7.<p>The campaign started with a modest goal of 10,000 signatures, with yesterday’s early count at around 3000. But in the last few hours the …

MacTrast Deals: The World’s Largest iOS 8 + Swift eLearning Bootcamp

- Dec 18, 2014<p>iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite have both been released, and that means now is the time for developers to learn how to create apps for both of …

How to move your music and photo libraries from one iOS device to another

There are three things that can eat up all of the free space on your iOS devices, and those are music, photos and videos. These are also the three …

Food52 - Food community, recipes, kitchen & home products, and cooking contests.

Hi there! Create a Food52 account to save your favorite recipes, features, and Shop finds.<br>Join the party—there'll be cake.

Full for iPhone is a beautiful and simplistic way to track and maintain personal goals

Full for iPhone is a goal tracking app that lets you enter goals and then track how often you hit them each month. WIth a gorgeous gesture driven …

Editorial for iPad is the new text editor to beat

I realize I’m probably in the minority, but to me, the iPad is a lot more than a consumption device; it’s a real computer. Sure, it has all the benefits that usually get touted whenever tablets come up — light weight, small size, long battery life. But there's more to it. There's the clarity and …