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This map shows where people on the coasts will flee to once sea levels rise

Projecting the migration patterns of people leaving coastal cities shows which cities need to prepare for a population influx. Sea-level rise in the

Google launches online coding course to train workers for tech jobs

The news comes as Silicon Valley faces scrutiny over the implications of the tech industry on the American

Google launches online coding course to train workers for tech jobs

The news comes as Silicon Valley faces scrutiny over the implications of the tech industry on the American

Google acquires Pointy to power ‘See what’s in store’ inventory feature in Search

While most large retailers already have their inventory online, the same cannot be said about local stores. To power its “See what’s in store”

13 Best Yoga Stretches to Do Every Day to Ease Stiffness and Pain

This pose—one of the most common in yoga—is an excellent morning stretch. You'll open up the shoulders, hamstrings, and calves as well as the

Elon Musk’s 42,000 StarLink Satellites Could Just Save The World

Elon Musk’s other company, SpaceX, is building Starlink, a global communications constellation that could approach a staggering 42,000 satellites.

Beware the Dead Cat Bounce (and Other Stock Market Jargon)

There’s the language of love — and then there’s the language of Wall Street. Sayings such as “catch a falling knife” or “shoot first, ask

Byron Wien and Joe Zidle Announce the Ten Surprises of 2020

In this edition of the Surprises – a series Byron has been publishing since 1986 – the strategists outline unexpected events that

Military officials were ‘flabbergasted and alarmed’ by Trump decision to kill Suleimani: report

According to a New York Times report, Pentagon officials presented Donald Trump with multiple scenarios to push back at Iran in retaliation for

This Is Why December 31 Is The Cosmic Calendar's Most Important Date

Our Universe has been around for 13. 8 billion years since the Big Bang. This timespan is so incredibly long and so far outside our normal human

The 2010s were a veritable golden age of opening credits in television

Game of Thrones helped drive a wave of cinematic quality in main title sequences. The era of peak TV has brought with it a veritable Golden Age of

20 things to look forward to in 2020

Welcome to the 2020! Other than being a numerically auspicious date that stands at the gateway of a fresh new decade, the year 2020 will probably be

Google Just Introduced Its Most Helpful Feature Ever, and It Will Forever Change the Way You Travel

Interpreter Mode is here and it will listen and translate up to 44 languages in real-time. There are a lot of smart people who work for Google, and

Google Just Introduced Its Most Helpful Feature Ever, and It Will Forever Change the Way You Travel

There are a lot of smart people who work for Google, and they always seem to be coming up with helpful new products. Which makes sense considering the

It's a Wonderful Life has a dark back-story that no one really mentions

Plus Communism!When we think of Christmas movies it's hard not to conjure up in our minds' eye the classics: Miracle on 34th Street, A Christmas

My Wife And I Tried The Latest Trend In Staying Happily Married. It Wasn't A Success

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. So I firmly believe that, if it works, you

Victoria Falls dries to a trickle after worst drought in a century

For decades Victoria Falls, where southern Africa’s Zambezi river cascades down 100 metres into a gash in the earth, have drawn millions of

The Seven-Year Auto Loan: America’s Middle Class Can’t Afford Its Cars

Inexpensive and generous financing is putting consumers deep in debtWalk into an auto dealership these days and you might walk out with a seven-year

Get yourself a USB condom

Better to have one and not need it, than need it and not have one. Sometimes simple is best. And security doesn't come much easier than the "Original

Meet The Linux Desktop That’s More Elegant Than Mac And Windows 10

It’s no secret I have a distaste for Windows 10. Its telemetry, endless nagging, broken updates and general bloat pushed me to Linux last year. My

Move over, Excel and Google Sheets. Meet the spreadsheet of the future

An 11-person startup thinks it can take on the giants to reinvent the spreadsheet. When you stop and think about it, you don’t hear the words

Best Data Visualization Tools for 2020 Reviewed

Big data is often a buzzword. In recent years the big data word has preoccupied business owners and made department managers drool. One crucial

Exclusive: Hands on with the world’s first electric crate motor

LS swaps are so hot right now. Name a car, and you’re a two-second Google search away from finding images of the ubiquitous Chevy V8 shoved into an

She’s 63 and living by the beach in Mexico on $1,000 a month: ‘I can’t imagine living in the U.S. again’

Once a food and restaurant writer in Santa Cruz, Calif. , the now-63-year-old struggled to find work roughly a decade ago as journalism increasingly