Category: Featured

FeaturedLifestyleMoney

Millennials in the workplace: What do they love?

Written by:

When conducting a job search, millennials often scroll down to see the perks a company offers before reading the general description. They’ll likely search for the company on …

FeaturedLifestyleMoney

How to keep your job when you’ve totally screwed up

Written by:

Alejandro got his first job out of college in 2009 as an associate buyer at a grocery store warehouse in Louisiana. He was responsible for ordering …

AutosFeaturedTech

How smart voice assistants will help make us trust autonomous cars

Written by:

Autonomous driving, attractive software and assistants like Alexa are rewriting the rules of how we drive. A decade ago, if an automotive engineer talked about a …

FeaturedMoney

A workplace meditation room can increase your bottom line

Written by:

Managers like to see the numbers before investing in new tools to improve their business and get the most from their workforce. So, here is a …

FeaturedFood & DrinkLifestyle

5 grocery shopping hacks every smart shopper should know

Written by:

Grocery shopping isn’t fun, like shopping for clothes or gifts. We tend to form habits around our weekly shopping outing – finding the closest store and walking …

FeaturedNewsTech

Saturday Night Live writers pen new Alexa Skill

Written by:

Amazon’s Alexa has a new tool designed to keep burglars away — perhaps with a few laughs. Away Mode is an Alexa Skill that’s designed to …

FeaturedMoney

The truth about skipping mortgage payments when refinancing

Written by:

Featured Image Credit: DepositPhotos.com.

FeaturedNewsTech

Cybersecurity warning for Android users playing Fortnite

Written by:

Cybersecurity expert Graham Cluley has raised concerns about how Epic Games, developer of the hit game Fortnite, requires Android owners to disable a key security setting …

FeaturedMoney

10 factors to consider when setting financial goals

Written by:

“How much do you cost?” is one of the most important questions I ask my clients when advising them on the structure and planning of their …

FeaturedFood & Drink

Remembering Julia Child: Reflections from Jacques Pépin

Written by:

August 15 would have been Julia Child’s 106th birthday. The famed chef, author and television personality died in 2004, so it may seem odd to note …

FeaturedMoney

Turn your home smart for less than $100

Written by:

Building a smart home from scratch might sound like a daunting and expensive process to undertake, but since smart speakers from Amazon and Google came onto …

AutosFeatured

8 classic 1967 Ferraris that will melt your face

Written by:

1967 was a special year for Ferrari. It was the year of the Dino, the first mid-engine, street-legal Ferrari, named after Enzo Ferrari’s son. But it …

FeaturedMoneyNewsTech

Google Pixel Watch rumors and leaks: Everything we know so far

Written by:

The company is tipped to release its first own-brand smartwatch later this year. Unless you are completely clued-up on the ins and outs of the smartwatch …

FeaturedLifestyle

17 Things You Didn’t Know About Left-Handed People

Written by:

Left-handed people, who account for roughly 10 percent of the world’s population, experience distinct challenges, benefits, and quirks of daily life that most right-handed people usually …

FeaturedFood & Drink

The perfect noodle recipe when it’s too hot for anything else

Written by:

During the warmer months, our bodies certainly crave cold dishes that can be enjoyed alongside a juicy burger. While potato salad is always a crowd pleaser, …

FeaturedLifestyleTech

Amazon Alexa can now wake up with music. Here’s how

Written by:

“Alexa, wake me up before you go-go.” Amazon Alexa can add an alarm clock to her list of tricks, able to wake people up with music …

FeaturedLifestyleMoney

Adulting isn’t easy — but these 12 things can help

Written by:

Millennials get a bad rap (full disclosure: I am one). In fact, we get dragged for a lot. We’re apparently ruining the housing market, living at …

EntertainmentFeaturedTech

How to play music in several rooms at once with Amazon Alexa

Written by:

As we explained in our recent Alexa guide, there are several reasons why two Amazon Echo smart speakers are better than one. For this feature, we …

FeaturedMoney

8 Ways the wealthy think differently

Written by:

LeBron James is obviously a great basketball player, but it turns out he’s savvy about business and understands how to build wealth, too. For example, he’s …

FeaturedFood & Drink

The $2 secret to make your salads zing all season

Written by:

The best summer meals make the most of fresh veggies and seem to always include a salad, whether starring as the main course with fresh greens, …

FeaturedHealth & FitnessLifestyleTech

What ‘smart dust’ may mean for your home and health

Written by:

Chips are meant to be thin and small — but rarely can they be sprayed from an aerosol can. Yet that’s exactly the size of new …

FeaturedMoney

25 ways you can start saving money right now

Written by:

It’s easy to say you want to save more money. It’s harder to know where exactly to start. But it’s easier than you think. Here are …

FeaturedFood & DrinkLifestyle

Celebrate National Root Beer Float Day with these adult variations

Written by:

Root beer floats are delicious treats all by themselves, but with National Root Beer Float Day falling on a Monday this year, we thought that some …

FeaturedFood & Drink

Does good bacon have to be expensive bacon?

Written by:

I’ve been cooking a ton of bacon professionally for nearly eight years. Actually, some months I do cook a literal ton of bacon. That’s a lot …

FeaturedLifestyleTech

Installing automated smart blinds in your home: 5 options to consider

Written by:

It’s one thing to have your lights, music, and television switch on with voice commands or the tap of a smartphone app, but to give your …

AutosFeaturedLifestyleNewsTech

These 10 companies are racing to make the flying car a reality

Written by:

Not long ago, the idea of traveling by flying car was pure science fiction. The Jetsons made the concept famous, but turning such a machine into …

EntertainmentFeaturedTech

Alexa Drop In: How to turn your Amazon Echo speakers into a home intercom system

Written by:

You probably know how Amazon Echo’s microphone and speakers communicate with Alexa, the virtual assistant. But that same hardware — and the Echo’s always-on internet connection …

FeaturedLifestyleNews

The most popular living U.S. Presidents

Written by:

These days presidential popularity is frequently in the news. President Trump’s numbers rise and fall (his overall popularity recently dipped below 40%, though his popularity among …

EntertainmentFeaturedTech

Amazon Echo Spot, Dot & Show: Here’s how they stack up

Written by:

On Dec. 19, the latest member of the Amazon Echo smart speaker range goes on sale. Called the Echo Spot, the device has a circular 2.5-inch …

FeaturedLifestyleTech

8 ways Google will supercharge your smart home with new Home and Assistant features

Written by:

Google is about to make your smart home even more intelligent, with a whole range of updates set to hit Assistant, Android phones, and Google Home …