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I Tried This Easy Car Rental Service That's All App-Based — and I'm Never Turning Back

To describe my relationship with car rental services as unhealthy would be an understatement. I cannot even begin to tell you about the number of awful experiences I've had with traditional kiosks like Hertz and Enterprise because I get heated just thinking about it. But let's just say they've …

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every DIYer.<p>If you don't yet own one, this guide explains ways …

Arduino

10 Lighter Dishes To Make After Thanksgiving

After eating obscene amounts of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, and pecan pie on Thanksgiving (not to mention all the leftovers), it feels good to eat light and healthy — at least until the next big holiday feast. From hearty main dish salads to warming soups, these recipes will cure your …

All you need to know about ridges in fingernails

Many different health conditions can cause changes in the nails and nail bed, including shaping ridges in the nails. Vertical ridges in the …

The 12 best shoes to suit any type of workout

Finding time to exercise in your busy day is a win, no matter what. But choosing the right gear will take your workout to the next level.<p>Proper footwear ensures you’re making the most of your time in the gym, allows you to move around properly, and helps prevent injuries. After all, just like you …

Shoes

How Warby Parker Reinvented The Eye Test

Warby Parker co-CEO Dave Gilboa has created a startup within his fast-growing startup to tackle a $5 billion opportunity.<p>“One advantage of Warby Parker having a direct relationship with customers is that we get feedback and can move quickly,” said co-CEO Dave Gilboa during the 2017 Fast Company …

Pharma

The three best trees for tiny spaces

A garden without a tree isn’t a garden, but it’s vital to choose the right plant<p>Pick the wrong tree and in a few years it will swallow up every inch of precious space<p>For those of us with only postage stamp-size gardens to play with, perhaps the very hardest decision to get right is trees. Pick the …

Gardening

If a Customer Says Your Product or Service Is Too Expensive, This Is What You Should Say

It's fairly simple, once you break it down.<p>There is a big difference between selling your cost versus selling your value.<p>Companies that sell on cost comparison end up losing in the end. It's very difficult to build a profitable and sustainable company when your primary strategy is to undercut the …

Customer Service

The Lamborghini Countach Is Great Because It Was Terrible

I’ve been thinking long and hard about why modern-day supercars just don’t excite me like they used to, and I think part of the reason is that …

Sports Cars

The best home security apps you can download

One of the most useful things about a smartphone is the peace of mind it can offer when you go out of town. When you leave the house, no longer do …

Joel Osteen and the Ark

<i>“Joel Osteen is defending the decision not to open his Houston megachurch as a shelter during the initial flooding from Harvey in the face of</i> …

5 Door Locks That Will Keep You Safe and 5 That Won't

Most break-ins are committed by criminals who come right through the front door, according to Department of Justice statistics. Even if you're …

These are the best grills for summer 2017

<i>– Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>It’s grilling season! …

Shopping

The best home security cameras

When it comes to home security, the best solution is often the one that is easiest to use. Companies will always find new features to add to hype up …

The Best Home Security Cameras

Nest Cam<p>The security accessory of Google’s sleek Nest smart-home line, the Cam was the quickest to set up. (It took under a minute.) The intuitive …

Home Security

The Doctor's Computer Will See You Now

<i>Co-authored with Sally by Dr. Michael Koriwchak</i><p>If you have visited the doctor recently, you probably noticed a new instrument in the examination room. It is a computer running an electronic medical records system, or EMR, that has been lauded by federal agencies as bringing a revolution to …

Health Care

Friday, January 20, 2017: The End Of the First American Republic

<b>Transliteration</b>:<p>Yitgadal v'yitkadash sh'mei raba b'alma di-v'ra<p>chirutei, v'yamlich malchutei b'chayeichon<p>uvyomeichon uvchayei d'chol beit yisrael, ba'agala<p>uvizman kariv, v'im'ru: "amen."<p>Y'hei sh'mei raba m'varach l'alam ul'almei almaya.<p>Yitbarach v'yishtabach, v'yitpa'ar v'yitromam<p>v'yitnaseh, …

The World’s Top Hospitals Have Been Enabling Quack Medicine

From the Cleveland Clinic to top university hospitals such as Harvard, an eagerness to cash in on the alternative medicine bonanza has encouraged the …

Art of the one-liner: wit and grit for a deadly hit

And why the late, great Carrie Fisher deserves to join Oscar Wilde, Groucho Marx and Dorothy Parker as one of the genre’s most brilliant exponents<p>For a while, I had the perfect tagline on my dating profile, and it was all thanks to the wit of Carrie Fisher: “Instant gratification takes too long.”<p>It …

Carrie Fisher

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Six Reasons Why Your College Major Doesn't Matter

"So, what's it going to be?"<p>My advisor looked at me expectantly, as if I was simply at a McDonald's needing to make the simple choice between a BigMac or a Quarter Pounder.<p>"Let's run through the options," she continued. "Government is a solid choice if you're thinking about law school. English …

13 Life-Changing Items To Add To Your Kitchen In 2017

Amazon users gave these products a *chef kissing his fingers* review.

The Real History Of Hanukkah Is More Complicated Than You Thought

What do you really know about the "festival of lights"?<p><i>This article was originally published on Dec. 9, 2015. This year, Hanukkah begins Saturday, Dec. 24, and ends Sunday, Jan. 1.</i><p>Americans who know anything about the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah may have heard that it celebrates the victory of good …

The Six Customer Service Silver Bullets

Here are the six elements that can position your organization for customer service success. Although be forewarned: excellence in customer service and the customer experience isn’t a puzzle or riddle that can be solved once and for all. It’s going to require sustained diligence and focus, because …

'Will & Grace' cast reunite to mock Donald Trump

Usually it takes a paycheck or a ratings ploy to reunite a TV show's cast after 10 years apart, but the stars of <i>Will & Grace</i> got the band back …

Donald Trump

11 Apple Recipes That Will Make You Excited For Fall

Soups, salads, and sweets: autumn apples can be added to just about anything. From Apple Rum Raisin Pudding to Curried Cauliflower & Apple Soup, these recipes are perfect for celebrating the return of cozy fall flavors.<p><b>1. Apple Rum Raisin Pudding</b><p>Fall is the perfect time to cozy up to a warm …

Lady Gaga: Including Songs About Real Life Betrayals On Album – About Taylor Kinney?

This album is going to be AMAZING! Lady Gaga just revealed that her upcoming record is about ‘a lot of personal things.’ SO, could her ex fiancé, …

Dropbox hack includes 70 million stolen passwords: How to find out if you were affected - Pocket-lint

Dropbox has announced that it was hacked in 2012 and that the personal data of nearly 70 millions users was stolen.<p>The breach includes the passwords …

Information Systems

Mulholland Drive leads the pack in list of 21st century's top films

BBC Culture poll of 177 film critics around the world puts David Lynch’s 2001 surrealist masterpiece in top spot<p>David Lynch’s surrealist masterpiece Mulholland Drive, which even its most ardent fans admit is as maddeningly baffling as it is mesmerising, has been named the greatest film of the 21st …

David Lynch