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Here are Warren Buffett's most valuable investments

Buffett's holdings include a mix of subsidiaries like auto-insurer Geico, and publicly traded conglomerates such as Coca-Cola.<p>The most recent regulatory disclosure of long positions, released in February, showed that Berkshire invested as much as $5 billion more into airlines. That brought its …

Investing

Are You Still Single (And Don't Want To Be?) 5 Mistakes You Could Be Making

Maybe your list of expectations is unrealistic.<p>Does it seem that every single one of your friends (and everyone else around on the planet) has found …

Why is vinyl making a comeback? ‘Nostalgia’ doesn’t quite cut it

Over the past few years, analog goods including physical books, board games and, of course, vinyl records have experienced a surprising resurgence — despite the fact that these technologies are functionally obsolete. How could this be happening? Why would someone pay $20 or more for a second-hand …

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George Harrison Is Still Classic Rock’s Best-Kept Secret

Overshadowed during his life by his role in the world’s biggest band, The Quiet One was so much more than just the Beatles—he was classic rock’s …

10 Extremely Weird Things Only People From New Jersey Do

Whether you call it Cabbage Night, Mischief Night or Goosey Night, few other states have this tradition.<p>Pork Roll. Taylor Ham. Let the battle …

How to enable or disable iCloud Music Library

If you want to be able to share your Mac's tracks with all your other devices and download songs from the Apple Music catalog, you need to enable …

No, You're Not In A Common-Law Marriage After 7 Years Together

So you've been with your partner for a long time. It's time to start considering yourselves common-law married, a sort of "marriage-like" status that triggers when you've lived together for seven years. Right?<p>Nope. That's all bogus.<p>For one, common-law marriage, which traces its roots to old English …

The 200 Best Songs of the 1970s

The 1970s was arguably the single decade of the 20th century when recorded music was most central to culture. There were, of course, fewer kinds of media competing for the average consumer’s time—television meant just a handful of channels, video games were the size of refrigerators and could be …

Rosie Perez on why she’s supporting Hillary Clinton

19 Bucket-List Regional Fast-Food Chains To Try Before You Die

Deep down, New Yorkers and Angelenos know that the Shake Shack vs. In-N-Out rivalry could never be determined by an end-all, be-all anatomical …

Fast Food

People Are Claiming Apple Music Is *Still* Deleting Their iTunes Files

One woman told BuzzFeed News thousands of files were deleted from her library after she canceled Apple Music. The issue was first brought up last summer.<p>In a blog post published Wednesday that has been making its way around Twitter, Pinkstone said his subscription to Apple Music resulted in Apple …

This tiny smart plug will solve almost all your Wi-Fi connection problems

I've owned plenty of home Wi-Fi routers over the years, and I'm continually dumbfounded why manufacturers make it so hard to perform a simple reset. …

Wi-Fi

Prince's Drum Samples: Now, at Your Fingertips

Francis Preve's free 'PurpleDrums' sample pack puts the immortal LM-1 and Linn Drum machines in your hands.<p>Prince wasn't just a master songwriter, he was also a prolific multi-instrumentalist, bouncing between bass, keys, guitar, and drums without skipping a beat. Now, you can turn that crippling …

A Smart Strategy for Claiming Social Security At 62

SOURCE: FLICKR USER PUG50<p>Nearly half of all Americans claim their Social Security benefits as early as possible and most claim Social Security by their full retirement age. Given so many Americans are opting to receive benefits sooner, rather than later, let's consider how a Roth IRA strategy may …

Lessons to learn from my Mexican phone theft nightmare

My mom and I vacationed in Mexico last week. Our ~girl’s trip~ started pretty great. We laid on the beach, sipped on mineral water with lime (detox!), and vegged. On our third day, though, the trip took a very <i>not</i> cool turn. Someone broke into our hotel room while we were at dinner and stole my …

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How to Make Passive Income: Easy Ways to Make Money

When it comes to earning money, there are many options that exist outside the typical 9-to-5 office job. The most popular method of generating …

Investing

Review: WALTR for Mac converts & transfers any video to iPhone and iPad, no iTunes required

Getting DivX and MKV movies, FLAC audio files or audiobooks onto your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad is an incredibly cumbersome multi-step procedure, …

Apps

Shelf-size stereo delivers massive sound from a tiny footprint

Now that we’re in the era of the portable Bluetooth speaker, it’s hard to justify spending money on a stereo that just sits on a shelf at home.<p>That perception is exactly what this tiny stereo system from German audio giant Thonet and Vander aims to fight, though. The Rätsel brings old-school stereo …

Audiophile

What is ‘ghosting’?

It’s the lowest of lows, even for identity thieves. Each year criminals use the identities of 2.5 million deceased Americans to establish fraudulent …

Identity Theft

3 Game-Changing Ramen Recipes

Ramen. Fries.

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Now anybody can use Robinhood, the no-fee trading app backed by Snoop Dogg and Marc Andreessen

And after months of waiting, it's now open to anyone who wants to join.<p>Robinhood, a zero-commission brokerage app for iPhone that launched in December to a 700,000-person waitlist, is now available to the general public.<p>Here's why Robinhood is unlike any existing stock market app.<p>For starters, it's …

Snoop Dogg

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3 Ways To Get What You Want

Want to be more persuasive? Try these simple strategies.<p>Getting what you want is tough. This is especially true when you are dealing with people who are stubborn. I can't tell you how many times I've gone into a sales meeting and been told, "I'll tell you right now we're not buying." Talk about a …

Selling

The Best Free Apps For Your iPhone

But we can tell you this: most of the best apps are completely free.<p>Whether you just bought a new iPhone or you're simply looking for something new, here are some essential free apps you should download today.

Apps

Evernote's new app turns your iPhone and iPad into a scanner (updated)

You likely already have a favorite scanner app if you regularly deal with documents outside the office. But in case you haven't found The One yet, there's one more contender to consider: Evernote's Scannable app for iOS. The company first announced it at Evernote's annual conference in October …