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House hunters, be wary: 7 seemingly small flaws may point to a money pit

When Annemarie Kill and her husband, John Duffy, bought their first house in Chicago’s Galewood neighborhood in 2003, the duo knew it needed some cosmetic work — in fact, they were excited to redo the bathrooms and kitchen to make the home their own.<p>Little did they realize that the back of the …

Home Improvement

A Month-by-Month Guide for the Best Time to Buy Everything in 2018

Plan your shopping with this calendar of bargains.<p>In 2018, you may resolve to save more, spend less or budget better. Whatever your money goal, the …

What Interviewers Really Want to Hear When They Ask 'Why Do You Want to Work Here?' | Inc.com

"So why do you want to work here?" Eventually this question comes up in every interview. Over the course of the last 30 years, I have been and I continue to ask this question all the time.<p>I have learned there is a limited set of answers applicants give in response to this question and one …

Vintage Watches For Men - The Ones You Should Start Collecting

It’s one thing to start collecting vintage watches, it’s another to know what to buy, when to buy it and how much to pay. We visited local and …

14 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

Rich people appreciate the power of learning long after college is over.<p>"The world class knows that college is just the beginning of lifelong learning," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold in his book, "How Rich People Think." "That's why you'll see the great ones attending seminars, …

Personal Finance

Minibeam Ust Projector

The award wining LG Home Theater Projector is a new addition on this particular market that seems to be undergoing some changes through some …

100 biographies to read in your lifetime

The Amazon Books editors compiled a list of the 100 biographies and memoires that everyone should read in their lifetime.<p>A few of the titles are admittedly novels (or "authors shrouding their experiences within the cloak of fiction," as the Amazon editors put it) while others are classic …

How To Protect Your Android Phone If It's Ever Lost Or Stolen

Losing your phone or having someone steal it is a nightmare. Fortunately, Google has baked some tools into your Android that could help you find it. Or, at the very least, it'll help you wipe all your data and content so that whoever took it can't wreak further havoc.<p>Here's how to set it up:<p>First, …

The 29 Modern Classics Every Gentleman Needs To Read

The modern gentleman knows more about the world than what he sees around him, or what he's experienced.<p>That means the modern gentleman reads books — he collects knowledge. And he doesn't stop at the classics— he's also caught up with today's greatest literary works.<p>We've put together a list of …

Literature

How to download Youtube videos with Firefox, Chrome and other browser add-ons

Though you can download YouTube videos using dedicated programs, many of them are Windows-only. On top of that, these programs require you to perform …

Software

Lake Louise 晨光

The Downsides of Being Smart

A podcast listener named <b>Amy Young</b> writes in with interesting comments about our recent “Can You Be Too Smart For Your Own Good?” episode:<p>As I hold a …

Is Driving Drunk Rational?

I doubt this statement will shock you or light up the blogosphere, but drunk driving is bad. Our own <b>Levitt</b> has looked at the costs, and found that …

The Persistence of Financial Illiteracy

<b>Annamaria Lusardi</b>, the doyenne of financial (il)literacy reseach (she has appeared on this blog and on Freakonomics Radio), is back with more …

Looking for a Long Shot: My Belmont Predictions

Over Analyze<p>I whiffed on the Kentucky Derby and caught lightning in a bottle at the Preakness.<p>Let’s see if I can do it again.<p>All eyes are on Orb and …

A Veyron in very good hands

“I'm going to demonstrate the acceleration.” The tone was reminiscent of a doctor preparing a patient for a possibly unsettling procedure.<p>There was a muted ‘whruuuum’ as the engine approached an apogee of 1,500 newton-metres of torque.<p>The speaker was trim, energetic 44-year-old Butch Leitzinger, …

Crowdsourcing: Inventing the question to fit your answer

<b>"Invention, my dear friends, is 93% perspiration, 6% electricity, 4% evaporation, and 2% butterscotch ripple."</b><p>So says Gene Wilder's Willy Wonka, in the 1971 film of Roald Dahl's classic children's book, Charlie and the Chocolate factory.<p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessDigital divorce for …

Read This Before Our Next Meeting

A few weeks ago I picked up a free copy of <b>Read This Before Our Next Meeting</b> by Al Pittampalli. It offers an interesting twist on the strategy for …

Video: Web's Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee: Double SlashUnnecessary

Asked what he would have done differently in creating the Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, says in this video that the double slash, the "//" after the colon in Web addresses, was unnecessary.<p>Berners-Lee was interviewed on stage by New York Times technology reporter Steve Lohr at a technology symposium at …

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Inside Flipboard / June 3, 2013<p>My Modern Met is animated by two ideals: creativity and the power of human connection. Each day, My Modern Met …

ReadWrite Analyzes Technology News on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / June 10, 2013<p>Shiny gadgets and clever apps are great, but at the end of the day, new technology is only as powerful as the things …

And the VentureBeat Goes on...Flipboard

And the VentureBeat Goes on…Flipboard<p>Inside Flipboard / June 10, 2013<p>At the turn of the century, many journalists—especially the tech-savvy …

A Love Letter To Barbecue (PHOTOS)

Even though we didn't grow up in the South, where barbecue sauce runs through people's veins, we're still very much in love with this cuisine. Because what's not to love? Between the sauce-drenched pulled pork, the fall-off-the-bone tender ribs and the brisket -- oh the brisket -- this is one food …

10 Best Places to See From Above

For the ultimate bird's eye view of your destination there's no more thrilling way to get your bearings than zooming over the landscape in a helicopter. Whether hovering over a kaleidoscope of corals at the Great Barrier Reef or soaring around the Statue of Liberty in New York, here are 10 of the …

BBC Autos Joins the Flipboard Garage

Inside Flipboard / May 31, 2013<p>News junkies rely upon the BBC to deliver authoritative journalism told from a uniquely British perspective. Gearheads …

Commotion

<i>R.E. Hayes lives near St. Charles, Illinois. He is a labor lawyer and, in an earlier life, was a machine gunner in the Marines. He is currently working on his second novel and is seeking an agent. His work has appeared in Evening Street Review, Crab Orchard Review, OASIS Journal 2010 and the</i> …