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Why Your 401K Is a Scam!

I hate writing about finance. The most violent, ugly people in the world work in the traditional finance industry.<p>I write something and instead of responding with a well-reasoned argument, they write things like "James Altucher is a wacko" or "James Altucher is a scumbag".<p>I've written for or …

How to Watch All the TV You Want Without Paying a Cable Bill

Cutting the cord is easier than ever. Here are five different ways to ditch cable—and save hundreds of dollars in the process.<p>The notion of getting …

4chan's Overlord Christopher Poole Reveals Why He Walked Away

At 11 a.m. on January 21st, Christopher Poole posted a note online saying he was retiring as the administrator of 4chan, the notorious website he had …

Here’s how to unlock your phone under the new rules

New rules governing U.S. wireless carriers went into full effect on Wednesday, although many carriers had been following the guidelines for nearly a …

This Single Dad Couldn't Do His Daughter's Ponytail, So He Went To Cosmetology School

Colorado-based dad Greg Wickherst has been shaving his head his whole adult life, so when it came time to put his daughter Izzy's hair into a ponytail, he was clueless. "Hair has definitely not been my thing," Greg told The Huffington Post.<p>Greg and Izzy's mother split up over a year ago, and the …

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Trapped In His Body For 12 Years, A Man Breaks Free

<i>What would you do if you were locked in your body, your brain intact but with no way to communicate? How do you survive emotionally when you are invisible to everyone you know and love?</i><p><i>That's the first question asked by NPR's new program on human behavior,</i> Invisibilia.<p><i>The first show tells the story</i> …

Ohio State Fan Has No Idea What to Think About Being on National Television

<b>UPDATE: Friday, January 2 at 2:40 p.m. ET</b><p>So we've located what appears to be the OSU fan in question's Twitter account. A tweet seemingly authored by a friend alleges that this man is the fan's boyfriend.<p>Additionally, the fan's Twitter avatar appears to feature the man in question. All of this is …

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Use a 'Fake' Location to Get Cheaper Plane Tickets

I can't explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where you appear to buy them from.<p>I can't explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where …

Air Travel

Use This Clever Trick To See Your iPhone's True Signal Strength

Ever find yourself questioning how accurate those little signal strength dots are on your iPhone?<p>Luckily, there's a trick to reveal your iPhone's true signal strength, and it takes less than a minute to enable.<p>First, you'll need to access a hidden app on your phone called Field Test Mode. To do …

Walter White Breaks Frozen, Sings "Do You Want To Build A Meth Lab?"

All right, everybody. We've done it. We've officially mashed-up <i>Frozen</i> with everything, including a show about a science teacher who becomes a …

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Oddball USB stick offers infinite iPhone storage

Slo-mo videos have become my favorite new thing to shoot with the iPhone 6 Plus now that Apple added the ability to spit out gorgeous vids at 240 FPS, but my slo-mo addiction comes at a heavy cost: storage space.<p>The best smartphone camera in the world doesn’t mean jack if your 16GB iPhone can’t …

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Lionel Messi more of a team player than Cristiano Ronaldo

Almeria coach Francisco has suggested that Cristiano Ronaldo is preoccupied with personal glory, while his great rival, Lionel Messi, operates in the interests of the team.<p>Ronaldo this week picked up the 2013-14 Golden Shoe award he shared with former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez as the leading …

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Building Better Knees For The NBA

New techniques mean better outcomes for athletes.<p>The stress of repetitive jumping makes NBA players particularly prone to painful, even career-ending cartilage lesions. For decades, microfracture surgery—pricking holes in the knee bone to stimulate tissue regrowth—was the gold-standard repair. But …

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How to Wipe Your Old iPhone Before You Give It Away

The announcement of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus might have made you eager to part with your old iPhone -- but there's one important step you need …

New FICO criteria could help borrowers

The nation's dominant credit-scoring system is being revised in a way that could save consumers nationwide billions of dollars, especially in qualifying for mortgages, auto loans and credit cards at lower interest rates.<p>The changes to FICO criteria are aimed at reducing the negative effect of …

10 Reasons I Love Fútbol (That's Soccer, for Ya'll Americans)

I didn't grow up in a sporty family.<p>Our primary sport was reading, punctuated by a few bicycle races in Europe (see #5). In fact, I can't even remember a single sporting event on the TV in our house growing up, except the Olympics. Which, oh, yeah, my dad was in for skeet-shooting, and oh, yeah, I …

How To Get The Best Deal On A New Car Without Being Taken For A Ride

While the Internet has certainly made the task of buying a new car or truck easier, the process is still pockmarked with pitfalls that can trip up even the savviest shoppers. As we’re smack in the middle of the summer car-buying season, it’s a good time to review our time-tested 10-step program for …

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

Dr. Dre Shares Release Date and Cast Photo for N.W.A Biopic, Straight Outta Compton

Universal's N.W.A. biopic, <i>Straight Outta Compton</i>, (named after the seminal rap group's 1988 debut) has officially been cast and is currently set to begin filming after a five year stasis, the <i>Hollywood Reporter</i> confirms. One of the reasons for the delay was the issue of getting Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, …

iPhone DIY repair: Ultimate guide to fixing your iPhone 5

Having issues with your out-of-warranty iPhone 5 and need to know how to fix it? Whether it's a broken screen, bad battery, stuck power button, or …

Mobile Technology

Iconic ice cream truck song based on racist rendition

<i>EDITOR'S NOTE: This article is about a virulently, racist song. Read no further if you wish to avoid racist imagery and slurs.</i><p>"[N****] Love A …

5 questions to ask before surgery

Preparing for surgery can be stressful and overwhelming. Feelings of uneasiness are common, but you don't have to feel that way.<p>You're fully empowered to ask questions and seek answers before you enter the operating room. Your doctors and nurses are your ultimate resources. They are there to guide …

50 Websites to Waste Your Time On

Bored with your usual digital stomping grounds?<p>Don't fret! There are plenty of sites other than Facebook or Tumblr for you to waste countless hours. …

Watch the Official Trailer for the Music Documentary ‘Europe In 8 Bits’

<i>Europe In 8 Bits</i> is a music documentary that explores the world of chip music, a new music trend that is growing exponentially throughout Europe. In …