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Many people now use their mobile phones to make contactless payments, but you might want to rethink that. University of Puget Sound researchers found that people who use these payment methods are more likely to overspend. They found people who used mobile payments specifically had a 34 percent higher chance of spending more than their […]

This is why you have to read online listings carefully. An Airbnb user has listed a tent for the equivalent of about $63 a night in Dublin, Ireland, describing it as a “one bed” and a “private room.” Photos suggest the tent is set up on concrete, but the original poster told Dublin Live the […]

It started out as an internet joke, but now a real event to determine who is the ultimate Josh just had their second-ever pool noodle battle over the weekend. Hundreds of people, presumably all named Josh, gathered at a park in Lincoln, Nebraska and swung pool noodles at each other for a good cause. It […]

A couple from Alabama have taken camping to a whole new level after purchasing a helicopter and converting it into a “heli-camper”.  U.S. Coast Guard pilots, Blake Morris and Maggie Morton, say they spotted a helicopter body for sale on Facebook Marketplace and a lightbulb went off. “It went to the German military police first, […]

If you spend too much time staring at your phone you could try cutting back on your screen time. McGill University researchers found there are ten strategies to help you do that. They include: 1) reducing non-essential notifications; 2) enable screen time tracking and set time limits for particular apps; 3) keep your phone on […]

Singer, songwriter, fashion designer, and now mom. According to confirmed reports, Rihanna and A$AP Rocky are now the parents of a brand new baby boy.  “Rihanna is doing well. They are very excited to be parents. Rihanna is already a wonderful mom,” a source close to the multi-time Grammy winner. The couple revealed in January […]

Toddlers might not just be looking for games on your phone. A Texas two-year-old was playing with his mother’s phone when he ordered 31 McDonald’s cheeseburgers to be delivered via DoorDash. The boy’s mother, Kelsey Golden, says the burgers cost $1.89 each at her local Kingsville location, and the total spent was $58.59 before taxes. […]

The pandemic caused many people to postpone their weddings—so you might find yourself attending one this year. Credit Karma reports that more than 2.6 million couples are planning to say “I do” this year. That same report revealed 73 percent of people planning to attend weddings in 2022 say inflation is a real downer and […]

Heinz is teaming up with Pulpex to create a ketchup bottle made from paper. Heinz also says it will make all its packaging recyclable, reusable, or compostable by 2025. The brand adds that the paper bottles will not affect the taste of the ketchup, and the container is being developed so that it won’t lower […]

In 2018 hotel groups started noticing how our reliance on technology is a problem. Wyndham Grand was one of the first to notice, and back then, started to implement “phone-free zones” at pools and restaurants across several of its U.S.-based properties, even going as far as offering special perks and various discounts to those who […]



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