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8 Things You Could Do During the 7th-Inning Stretch to Help Your Finances

Life - The Penny Hoarder - You can almost smell it in the air. Baseball season is here!
Who doesn't love fresh-cut grass, hot dogs, beer, peanuts and...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:41:53 - #sharktank #retirement #newstidbits

Chronic fatigue syndrome possibly explained by lower levels of key thyroid hormones

Life - EurekAlert - A new study reveals that chronic fatigue syndrome, a debilitating condition with unknown causes, can be explained by lower thyroid...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:41:52 - #newstidbits

Are Migrants Happier After They Move?

Life - Gallup Headlines - In the latest World Happiness Report, researchers tackle whether migrants gain happiness from moving.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:41:51 - #newstidbits

Fewer in U.S. See Middle East Conflict as Critical Threat

Life - Gallup Headlines - A record low 36% of Americans view the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a critical threat to U.S. interests.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:41:50 - #newstidbits

How Much Water Should You Drink Each Day (and How Much Is Too Much for You)

Life - Lifehack - We all know that water is important to general health and well-being. But are you actually drinking the right amount of water? Perhaps...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:41:49 - #newstidbits

The Nebra Sky Disk

Life - Astronomy Picture of the Day - Some consider it the oldest known illustration of the night sky.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:41:47 - #newstidbits

How I use art to bridge misunderstanding | Adong Judith

Life - TEDTalks Videos - Director and playwright Adong Judith creates provocative art that sparks dialogue on issues from LGBTQ rights to war crimes....
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:41:46 - #newstidbits

Why Is My Face Changing Shape as I Get Older?

Life - Lifehacker - Two decades of healthy growth, followed by four to eight decades of slow-motion physical and mental collapse-that's life, for most...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:41:39 - #newstidbits

14 Health & Wellness Tech Apps for Dog Owners

Life - Better After 50 - The health and wellness are the chief concerns of most dog owners. With genetic predispositions plaguing a lot of breeds, as...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:41:38 - #android #newstidbits

How to Not Freak Out When Your Kid Gets Hurt

Life - Lifehacker - Kids fall down a lot, and they hurt themselves a lot. It's a feature, not a bug. You gotta crawl before you can walk, you gotta...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:41:37 - #newstidbits

Going for Atmospheric GOLD

Life - NASA Image of the day - In late Jan. 2018, NASA's Global-scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) instrument was launched into space aboard...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:41:36 - #nasa #newstidbits

How to Enable Amazon's New 'Brief Mode' for Alexa

Life - Lifehacker - Amazon's digital assistant is chatty, and we don't blame you if you're tired of hearing a HAL 9000-like "OK" every time you ask...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:41:35 - #newstidbits

Happy at Work, Happy with Life

SupplyChain - Software AG - Some things in life just make you happy; like seeing England win at rugby. At Software AG our philosophy is that if...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:13:32 - #software-ag #newstidbits

No surprise to Moms everywhere: It's equivalent to 2.5 full time jobs

Think - Big Think - Raise glass of wine for all of the caregivers out there! Cheers.Read More
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:13:27 - #newstidbits

The Best Way to Network in a New Job

Think - - Anyone who hopes to hit the ground running in a new organization must first cultivate allies-a network...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:13:26 - #newstidbits

How Leaders Face the Future of Work

Think - MIT Sloan Management Review - Lynda Gratton is a professor of management practice at London Business School and director of the school's "Human...
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:40:56 - #robotics #retirement #machinelearning #newstidbits

America's Loneliest Workers, According to Research

Think - - A hundred fifty years ago, poet Emily Dickinson described loneliness as "the horror not to be...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:18 - #newstidbits

Lyft is beta testing an all-access monthly subscription plan

BGR - If you use Lyft to get around town on a regular basis, you might be able to take advantage of a new pilot program that lets heavy users of the...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:38 - #newstidbits

Technology has brought JFK's final speech back to life

BGR - President John F. Kennedy was supposed to give a speech in Dallas on November 22nd, 1963, but he was assassinated on the way, and he never got...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:37 - #newstidbits

No one wants satellite TV any more

BGR - The entire pay TV industry is being shaken by the emergence of cord-cutting, also known as people realizing they don't have to pay $105 a month...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:35 - #newstidbits

Unsecured AWS S3 bucket managed by Walmart jewelry partner exposes data of 1.3M customers

Infosec - Security Affairs - An unsecured Amazon S3 bucket, managed by a Walmart jewelry partner MBM Company Inc, left personal and contact information...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:13:13 - #cloud #aws #newstidbits

Two Broad Approaches to Preventing School Shootings

Life - Gallup Headlines - Given a choice, more Americans say their leaders should focus on school security and mental health than on changing gun sale...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:41:47 - #newstidbits

Rotating Moon from LRO

Life - Astronomy Picture of the Day - No one, presently, sees the Moon rotate like this.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:41:46 - #newstidbits

A red, metal-rich relic

Life - ESA-Hubble POW - This idyllic scene, packed with glowing galaxies, has something truly remarkable at its core: an untouched relic of the ancient...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:41:45 - #newstidbits

Mediterranean diet is linked to higher muscle mass, bone density after menopause

Life - EurekAlert - The heart-healthy Mediterranean diet also appears to be good for an older woman's bones and muscles, a new study of postmenopausal...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:41:44 - #newstidbits

Putting a Name to a Face

Life - Neuroscience News - Researchers have developed a new strategy to help older people recall the names of people they have met.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:41:43 - #newstidbits

The Crab from Space

Life - Astronomy Picture of the Day - The Crab Nebula is cataloged as M1, the first object on
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:41:41 - #newstidbits

Here is how Google handles Right To Be Forgotten requests

Enterprise - The Register - Software engineer? Lawyer? Not a lawyer, even? Sure, have a go
RTBF trial Google allows software engineers, as well as its dedicated...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:45 - #newstidbits

​How Cambridge Analytica used your Facebook data to help elect Trump

Enterprise - ZDNet Blogs - The Russian-linked Cambridge Analytica scammed 50 million US Facebook users for their data. The right-wing, voter-profiling company...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:38 - #newstidbits

AI can spot signs of Alzheimer's before your family does

Think - MIT Technology Review - Earlier diagnosis could help researchers develop drugs to slow the progress of the disease.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:33 - #ai #alzheimer #newstidbits

50 million Facebook users' private information compromised by Cambridge Analytica, Trump's digital wing

Think - Big Think - An innocuous sounding company, Strategic Communications Laboratories, was banned by Facebook. But the data the company mined was...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:31 - #newstidbits

Coffee May Have Bigger Effect on You Than Thought

WebMD - The possible benefits include lower risks of Parkinson's disease, diabetes, multiple sclerosis and certain cancers.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 23:16:44 - #parkinsons #newstidbits

A humanist approach to teaching kids

The Gates Notes - Bill Gates recently had a conversation with Jorge Aguilar, the superintendent of the Sacramento City United School District who has creative...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 23:16:43 - #billgates #newstidbits

Exercise Your Brain to Improve Memory in Retirement - Strategies to help retirees recall and remember people, places and things.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 23:16:42 - #retirement #newstidbits

Here's how much the average woman has saved for retirement

CNN - Top Stories -
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:19 - #retirement #newstidbits

Retirement savers could lose an Obama-era protection

CNBC-Top Business - The courts have dealt another blow to supporters of a rule intended to protect retirement savers.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:18 - #retirement #newstidbits

5 Reasons Couples Need to Talk About Retirement

U.S. News - If you don't communicate with your spouse, your retirement finances and lifestyle could suffer.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:45 - #retirement #newstidbits

4 Retirement Distribution Strategies That Will Make Your Money Last

U.S. News - Want long-term financial security? Don't tap into your retirement savings without a plan.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:44 - #retirement #newstidbits

How to Prepare for 5 Unexpected Costs of Retirement

U.S. News - Don't get caught off guard by these often-overlooked expenses.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:42 - #retirement #newstidbits

Simplify Your Retirement With These 8 Money Tips

U.S. News - Spend less time managing your money so you can do what matters.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:41 - #retirement #newstidbits

Restored WWII Bomber Memphis Belle Is Moved Into Ohio Museum

U.S. News - Restored World War II bomber Memphis Belle moves into Air Force museum ahead of May unveiling.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:40 - #newstidbits

Jobs That Keep the Mind Sharp ... Even Into Retirement

U.S. News - If you're planning a career change or wondering if a challenging...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:38 - #retirement #newstidbits

15 Ways Retirees Can Soak Up Spring for Free

U.S. News - As warmer temperatures set in, there are plenty of ways to take advantage of renewed energy and get outdoors.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:37 - #retirement #newstidbits

Poor Sleep May Heighten Alzheimer's Risk

U.S. News - Older adults who are sleepy during the day might have harmful...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:36 - #alzheimer #newstidbits

4 Tips to Stretch Income in Retirement

U.S. News - Planning ahead and careful investing is key to making your income last for years.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:35 - #retirement #newstidbits

5 Signs You Will Never Retire

U.S. News - Here's how to tell if you're sabotaging your own retirement.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:34 - #retirement #newstidbits

Aptinyx Presents Data on NMDA Receptor Modulator NYX-458 in a Preclinical Model of Parkinson's Cognitive Impairment at the AAT-AD/PD Focus Meeting 2018

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - Aptinyx Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing transformative therapies for challenging neurologic disorders, today announced...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:25 - #parkinsons #newstidbits

Move Over Baby Boomers, Millennials Embrace Family Travel

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - Led by millennials, some 88 million Americans plan to take family vacations this year. According to the latest research from AAA Travel, 44 percent...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:23 - #boomer #newstidbits

9 traits of successful programmers that kids can develop now

VentureBeat - dev - I don't have kids. But there are lots of kids in my life. I've also worked closely with thousands of entry-level developers over the course...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:13:27 - #newstidbits

Roughly one in four Americans is online 'constantly'

ReCode - We're still obsessed with the internet. Americans' obsession with the internet is still growing.
New data from Pew Research Center found that...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:13:21 - #drones #newstidbits