In a world without secrets, here’s how to almost disappear online

It may only be a slight exaggeration that companies know more about you than you do about yourself.

Fire up your cell phone or laptop if you have any doubts. Companies can predict what you want to buy and show you ads for them. They know your birthday. They can even tell when your teenage daughter is pregnant. Read more “In a world without secrets, here’s how to almost disappear online”

Insider secrets for finding a better parking spot

Need a place to park? So does everyone else.

Finding a spot is a problem that’s as old as the automobile. And for almost that long, the solution has remained frustratingly constant: Get there early, look carefully, and hope for the best. As the busy driving season rolls around, chances are you’ll be hearing that recycled advice more than a few times.
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What are the little secrets your airline keeps?

How often is your no-name regional airline late? How many bags does your “ultra” low-cost carrier lose?
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