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Melissa Thompson writes about a wide range of topics, revealing interesting things we didn’t know before. She is a freelance USA Today producer, and a Technorati contributor.

Real Estate Investing Trends for Fall 2016

While most areas are currently experiencing peak temperatures, the cool weather of autumn actually isn't far away. As fall rolls in, it's important that...

Data from Dating Apps Show What Men and Women Really Want...

Dating apps and online dating sites were once taboo, but now theyre a source for millions of people to find happiness. In order to...

Why Small Businesses Should Care About A Safer Internet

Safer Internet Day is an awareness event that began in Europe about ten years ago, focusing on what small businesses can do to improve...

Why There’s a Coming Doctor Shortage and How to Combat It...

We take for granted the fact that we have access to medical professionals almost any time we're facing an ailment or injury. But according...

What Is Software Escrow and Why Does It Matter?

Software is becoming one of the most valuable commodities in the world today. It has practically unlimited potential for development and can be replicated...

HIPAA and the Family: How Changes Are Shifting Privacy Law

With improvements in healthcare, Americans are living longer than ever before. Advanced age, however, is also often accompanied by physical and neurological decline. In...

Natural Remedies for the Home: 15 Popular Solutions

Lets be honest - your health isn't always a top priority. Unless you're facing an immediate crisis, you probably don't worry much about what...

Grill Fires Surge During the Summer: How to Protect Yourself

From the moment the snow melts, people everywhere start to pull out their grills. Grilling is a homey style of cooking that simply can't...

Real Estate Values Are Improving ? Is A Tiny Home Worth...

The real estate market is demonstrating its resilience in recent months, indicating that we've finally reached the recovery stage following the subprime housing crisis...

Ford Recalls 91,000 Vehicles for Fuel Pump Issues

Ford has made a lot of advancements in their vehicle development over the last few decades, entering the race for the first consumer-available self-driving...

Black Female Olympians Are Worth More Than Their Hair

With the conclusion of the 2016 Olympic Games, Team USA has a lot more medals to speak of - and some of the most...

When Nerds and Numbers Collide: Growing Job Opportunities in Sports Data...

Decision making that is data driven is something that many will be familiar with in the business world. These decisions are used in a...

Getting Investors For Your Start Up In 2017

So, you've created an amazing idea or concept, one that you know that everyone will want in their lives, but you need investors to...

Arizona Apparently the Strictest State for DUI Penalties

Everyone makes mistakes, and driving under the influence may be one of the most common. But its a dangerous misdeed that can put others'...

Top 5 Places For Foreigners to Sell Up and Come Home

One of the most established international for sale by owner websites based out of the UK has released its top 5 hot spots for...

Military Medical Malpractice: How Our Servicemen Are Betrayed

In our highly litigious society, medical malpractice is not an uncommon concern and doctors carry expensive insurance to protect themselves against the worst-case scenarios....

Protecting Your Business Against a Ransomware Attack

As you're probably well aware, cyber-attacks are on the rise. This week, Australia's first online census was disrupted for several days, by a sustained...

How the Future of IT Could Be Hyperconvergence

We're beginning to enter a new era of information technology (IT). Thanks to increased computing power, more diverse connections between devices (with systems like...

Rio Olympics Bedeviled by Late Workers, Little Food and Long Lines

Despite promises from local authorities, the Rio Olympics is already experiencing many of the difficulties prophesied by sports officials, both inside Brazil and outside. On...

A Look at Drone Applications Beyond Recreational Hobbies

We've all seen drones by now. The commercialization of these powerful technologies has made it possible for anyone to purchase and fly remote devices...