New polls show voters want Democrats to control Congress. Senate Democrats have a tough electoral map in 2018. Many congressional Republican leaders and political pundits were quick to write-off Doug Jones' upset victory in Alabama as...Show More Summary
Did you know that George Washington was so rich that he wanted to reject his presidential salary? Wealth has always been a part of American politics, but, recently, political wealth crossed a new milestone (most Congresspeople are millionaires). This...Show More Summary
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I can no longer focus on the task at hand. My mind begins to wander. I begin to map out my journey to the pantry or the kitchen fridge. My thoughts have been taken over by that slice of cake, that block of chocolate, or packet of biscuits. I convince myself that I won’t be […]
There are currently 42 Hyatt brand properties in Europe. Hyatt Hotels announced two new openings this week with Hyatt Regency Moscow Petrovsy Park and Hyatt Centric La Rosiere, Montvalezan, France at 1,850 meters/6,070 feet in the French alps as the first Hyatt ski resort in Europe. Show More Summary
Millennial homeownership rates are essential to understanding the housing market because they facilitate additional home sales for other people. How does this work? As HowMuch.net explains, suppose you make an offer on a house. The current owner is also probably on the market, and he or she likely has a contingent offer on another house. Show More Summary
Greenland's hidden terrain revealed.
Google announced today in a blog post that Google Maps can now give step-by-step instructions to public transportation riders getting around on the bus and train. This is for the Android version of the app. To keep you on track toward your destination, navigation instructions — including bus and train transfers — now appear in push notifications […]
Back in 2014 Google launched Project Tango, a program which would see special depth-sensing sensors added to the back of phones and tablets to make them aware of their surroundings. The information could be used for navigation, mapping, and also augmented reality. Show More Summary
California's Thomas fire has consumed an area larger than many U.S. cities, maps show.
Traveling on a bus or train can make getting from one point to another pretty easy, but if you miss your stop, it can get very annoying. Google Maps is aiming to alleviate that issue. Google has announced that Google Maps has been updated to [...]
A mass transit feature for the Android version of Google Maps that notifies you when you need to get off the bus is finally live. It also includes step-by-step navigation, departure times and ETAs for your next public transportation ride. You can also track your progress as you go, just like you can when walking, biking or driving. Via: The Verge Source: Google
Yesterday, Doctor of Credit reported that Chase Ink Mastercards will be converted to Chase Ink Visa cards in early 2018. Exact details of how the old cards map to the new cards was unknown. I now know one specific conversion: My Ink...Show More Summary
On Android, Google's navigation service offers more of a helping hand when you're using public transit.
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Never miss your stop again. Trains and buses are how a lot of people make their daily commutes each and every day, and although Google Maps has already been able to show arrival times for this way of transportation, it's now gettingShow More Summary
Transit directions get a sticky notification and "this is your stop" alerts.
Google has updated Maps for Android with a new feature meant to ensure people don't miss their stop when using public transportation, such as buses or trains. Google says the new tool supplies not only departure times and ETAs, but it...Show More Summary