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Too Much Experience To Be Hired? Some Older Americans Face Age Bias

Most baby boomers say that they plan to keep working past conventional retirement age. But to do that, they have to get hired first. New research shows that can be harder when you're older.<p>The study was conducted by David Neumark, who is a professor of economics at the University of California, …

Demographics

Why hating baby boomers makes sense - but might be the wrong way forward

Auckland university students protest fee increases in 2012. Is a war between generations coming?<p><b>Is intergenerational war just around the corner? The</b> …

Some Americans could save money by taking a year-long cruise, says new study

Living in some of America’s largest cities can be very expensive – so maybe it’s time to leave it all behind and head out to sea. A recent study claims it may actually be cheaper to spend an entire year on a cruise than it is to live in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles.<p>The study was …

From Brexit to Trump?

It was grimly appropriate that the first major international visitor to the new, post-Brexit Britain was Donald Trump. At dawn on Friday June 24, the …

United Kingdom

The Top 5 Longreads of the Week

<i>Below, our favorite stories of the week. Kindle users, you can also get them as a Readlist.</i><p><i>Shane Bauer | Mother Jones | June 23, 2016 | 145 minutes</i> …

Check Out This 53.1 Billion Pixel Photo of the Golden Gate Bridge

It’s also a car advertisement, should you care<p>Car ads don’t normally interest us, but we’re making an exception for the Bentley ad above.<p>You probably didn’t realize that there was a car in that Golden Gate Bridge photo at all, since from this perspective it looks more like a potato chip crumb on …

New Windows UWP experience FamilyNotes combines ink, face and speech recognition into one app | On MSFT

The Windows team has been working on a slew of new features for its upcoming Windows 10 Anniversary Update release, many of which were shown off …

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Longreads publishes and curates powerful writing, from personal essays to investigative journalism — and we wouldn't exist without supporters like …

Why the Most Connected People Are No Longer Using LinkedIn

The most connected members of LinkedIn have vanished. What does this mean for you?<p>Amidst news of LinkedIn being bought by Microsoft, one mystery remains: Where have all the "Super Connectors" gone? It appears that the website built on making connections might frown upon having too many.<p>Most users …

9 TEDx presentations that completely changed my life

I'm a big fan of TED. I've walked away with a better understanding of the human psyche, a better business acumen, and some truly astounding takeaways about the future of science and technology.<p>But just as impressive are the independently organized TEDx presentations, which, while following TED's …

Incredible Danish Wooden House Promoting Industrial Beauty

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Interior Design

Be Prepared: We’re Entering A Post-Device Era

The new frontier in personal computing may be cloud services that run on less powerful devices.<p>One of the most famous tech-related commentaries expressed in the past 10 years is Steve Jobs’s declaration of the “post-PC era.” While the Apple founder’s quote in early June of 2010 referred …

How Washington, D.C., Is Preparing for the Next Terrorist Attack

U.S. Washington D.C. ISIS Terrorism<p>The cellphones of dead people were still ringing inside the Pulse nightclub on June 12 when Cathy Lanier, chief of …

Study Says that 1 In 10 Cal State Students Are Homeless

A study initiated by California State University says that an estimated 8 to 12 percent of its 460,000 students are homeless, reports the L.A. Times. …

Homelessness

We Bet You Never Knew Your iPhone Could Do These 10 Things

Staff writer. Frequently covers franchise news and food trends.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With so much tech out there these days, the learning curve for what different devices can do can be quick and easy. However, not everyone knows about some of these handy …

A Sneak Peek Into The Future Of Work And Retirement

Most retirement and employment analysts believe that, for many Americans, 21st century retirement includes — and will include — <i>some</i> work<i>.</i> My Next Avenue colleague Kerry Hannon calls work “a pillar of retirement.” But is that a good thing for older Americans? And have employers and the U.S. …

Retirement

Should You Really Sell Your House to Retire? | Investopedia

A house is likely the largest single investment you'll ever make, and as you enter retirement – a time by which most mortgages have either been paid …

Hours / Admission / Directions

HOURS<p><b>Ladew will open on Saturday, March 31, 2018</b><p>Gardens, Manor House and Nature Walk are open daily.<br>Our daily hours are 10:00 am - 5:00 pm<p>Gardens, …

The Recession’s Economic Trauma Has Left Enduring Scars

Effects of losing a job linger, from lower wages and home ownership rates to psychological problems<p>Gary Reece was earning six figures when he lost his tech-industry job in 2000. He was making about half his old salary when he was laid off again in 2008. Now 61 years old, unemployed and looking to …

Home Ownership

Archive

Screw Finding Your Passion

Remember back when you were a kid? You would just do things. You never thought to yourself, “What are the relative merits of learning baseball versus …

Selling

August 23rd

With the Note 5 launch behind us, this week brought us official word of the final name for Android M, Marshmallow. Even more intriguing, Google jumped a whole number, dubbing the OS version 6.0. We were also treated to a number of leaks from the LG Nexus to the Moto 360 (2nd-gen), and even …

Android News

12 Shockingly Affordable Big Cities

Yes, these 12 cities have it all: Brag-worthy shopping, beautiful museums, world-class theater, cutting-edge cuisine, and (best of all!) lodgings for …

Budget Travel

22 reasons why we should all be moving to Barcelona right now

1. The Mediterranean climate is the best for just about everything.<p>Skies are usually clear, winters are short and mild, summers are hot but bearable. …

Bike Lanes

Windows 10 in 10 Minutes

Quick overview of Windows 10 key features and Microsoft's Free upgrade offer for Windows 10 explained.