20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage 20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage
20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage
Fall is undoubtedly a magical season, thanks to trees putting on a spectacular show of sprinkling the world with stunning hues of red, orange, and yellow. However, some spots are more magical than others. Here are 20 of the prettiest places to view fall foliage around the world. ... View Article
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20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage
These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World
These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World
Maps are mainly known as graphic representations of the geographical location of places in the world. Aside from maps, other graphic representations may come in forms of graphs and charts which provide an organized analysis of a certain fact or study. When you merge these two ways to report data, what you get are some extremely interesting maps s... View Article
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These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World
15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can’t) 15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can’t)
15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can't)
Many people are unaware that local law can restrict aerial photography or satellite imagery of sensitive sites. And when Google gets imagery from commercial entities or government agencies, those sites sometimes come pre-blurred. Over time, though, laws have been changed, new sources of imagery have become available, and Google has quietly lifted ... View Article
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15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can't)
Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes
Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes
Twenty years ago, two Stanford PhD students created Google, Tamagotchi toys were a worldwide phenomenon, and “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” hit shelves for the first time. Fast forward ten years later to 2007, and Netflix launched its video streaming service, Instagram didn’t exist, and most of us were still using f... View Article
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Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes
10 Best Lesser Known Places to Live in America 10 Best Lesser Known Places to Live in America
10 Best Lesser Known Places to Live in America
A new ranking by MONEY has aimed to pinpoint some of the best lesser known places to live in the US. To do that, MONEY restricted its list to places with a “population of 10,000 to 100,000, to avoid the biggest cities while shini... View Article
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10 Best Lesser Known Places to Live in America
The Most Dramatic Actor Transformations in Movies This Fall The Most Dramatic Actor Transformations in Movies This Fall
The Most Dramatic Actor Transformations in Movies This Fall
From Emma Stone and Steve Carell as Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs in ‘Battle of the Sexes,’ to Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill in ‘Darkest Hour,’ see Hollywood’s biggest stars as real people in movies coming out this Fall. ... View Article
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The Most Dramatic Actor Transformations in Movies This Fall
The Top International Museums According to TripAdvisor The Top International Museums According to TripAdvisor
The Top International Museums According to TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor, one of the world’s leading travel sites, announced reviewers’ picks for top museums as part of its Travelers’ Choice Awards for 2017. The site picked the top 25 museums in the U.S. and the top 25 in the world based on travel reviews and ratings, gathered over a 12-month period.  Here’s a list of the top 10 interna... View Article
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The Top International Museums According to TripAdvisor
The Top Museums in the U.S. According to TripAdvisor The Top Museums in the U.S. According to TripAdvisor
The Top Museums in the U.S. According to TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor, one of the world’s leading travel sites, announced reviewers’ picks for top museums as part of its Travelers’ Choice Awards for 2017. The site picked the top 25 museums in the U.S. and the top 25 in the world based on travel reviews and ratings, gathered over a 12-month period.  Here’s a list of the top 10 museums... View Article
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The Top Museums in the U.S. According to TripAdvisor
Art

Confiscated Art Collection Returned After Deal To Investigate Nazi Looting Claims

April 14, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1801
Part of an art collection confiscated because it may contain pieces looted by the Nazis is being returned to its owner, prosecutors in the German town of Augsburg said Wednesday. Prosecutors said they had returned the seized collection to Cornelius Gurlitt, who inherited the almost priceless artworks from his father, in light of new evidence. Their… View Article

10 Golfers Who Could Don The Green Jacket At Augusta On Sunday Evening

April 11, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1015
The 74th US Masters has just kicked off at Augusta National in Georgia. Here are 10 of the men who could find themselves in butler’s Cabin on Sunday evening. 1. Patrick Reed (USA): Billed as the American equivalent ofIan Poulter, the brash 23 year-old does not want for confidence, having declared after his breakthrough victory last month at Doral:… View Article

‘Heart Bleed’ Bug Imperils Web Encryption; Passwords, Credit Card Numbers at Risk

April 10, 2014 7:55 pm  | Comments: 14 | Views: 987
An exploit known as the “Heartbleed Bug” has shown up in the OpenSSL cryptographic library, and it could essentially allow attackers to gain access to highly sensitive information, including credit card numbers, usernames, passwords, and other important data. “This weakness allows stealing the information protected, under normal conditions, by the SSL/TLS encryption used to secure… View Article

When And How to Plant Potatoes

April 9, 2014 8:51 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2795
Potatoes are easy to grow, but they prefer cool weather so you should try to get them into the ground at the right time. You can order seed potatoes through mail-order garden companies or buy them at local garden centers or hardware stores.  (You could use supermarket potatoes, but be aware they have probably been treated with chemicals… View Article

What Will Travel Look Like in 2024?

April 9, 2014 8:39 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 747
Space tourism isn’t quite a reality yet, but travel technology has still come a long way from where it was a few decades ago. GPS is a big improvement on the paper map, a majority of all travel reservations are made online, and wearables are gaining traction. As technology continues to improve, it’s worth asking: What will travel look like in… View Article

How CEO’s Can Actually Take Maternity Leave

April 9, 2014 8:29 pm  | Comments: 1 | Views: 1252
With the number of female founders on the rise, it is no longer uncommon to publicly discuss the challenges of raising capital while visibly pregnant, how long one can put off starting a family, or what constitutes an appropriate maternity leave plan for businesses that are not large enough to require adherence to the Family… View Article

Access to Good Food as Preventive Medicine

April 9, 2014 8:16 pm  | Comments: 1 | Views: 2871
The 38-year-old man entered the hospital with a big toe oozing pus and a blood sugar that was three times the normal level. After treating a bone infection and amputating his toe, his doctors and nurses taught him how to manage his diabetes, including what foods to eat. The man told them that the infection… View Article

Streaming Service Guvera Signs Music Partner Agreement With Lenovo

April 9, 2014 7:44 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1271
Aussie owned and operated music streaming service Guvera has today signed an agreement with tech company Lenovo to become its worldwide music partner. The deal will see Guvera’s music streaming service pre-installed onto Lenovo mobile devices, cementing the service’s status as a global player in the digital music streaming industry. The Australian owned Guvera offers unlimited music streaming via… View Article

How To Leave Work At 5 P.M. And Still Get Everything Done

April 9, 2014 7:38 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1004
It’s a pattern with which most full-time professionals are familiar–you’re spending increasing amounts of time at your desk, but it feels like you’re getting less done. The hours stretch on, the to-do list grows, and you find yourself facing a future where you might let go of your apartment and just start keeping a toothbrush… View Article

When Hiring, Bosses Choose Expertise Over Education

April 4, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 1 | Views: 1009
What do you look for in a job applicant? Whether they’re creative, decisive, have a genuine enthusiasm for the work, or you’re confident they’ll fit right in, it’s often a combination of qualities and circumstances that tip the scales in one candidate’s direction. But while it certainly pays to graduate from college or even earn an advanced degree, it… View Article

In Education Technology, Startups With Big Impact Tend to Be Rather Simple

April 3, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 973
There was $1.1 billion worth of funding for ed tech in 2012, up from a guesstimated $150 million circa 2008 and 2009, before the category was broken out by major venture capital indexes. And now, some of those bets are starting to bloom. The lesson plan and homework sharing site Edmodo has 32 million users. The positive behavior rewards feedback site ClassDojo —… View Article

The IRS Just Made A Crucial Ruling About Bitcoin

March 31, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2729
The IRS has ruled Bitcoin should be treated as property, not as currency, for tax purposes. According to Bitcoin tax expert Tyson Cross, this will create a significant burden on Bitcoin users, as every transaction they ever make using the digital currency will have to be reported in some way. That would not be the case if… View Article