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Old iPhones worth $280 on average: Here’s where to sell

With Apple Inc.’s iPhone 6 is expected to drop on September 9, it’s the prime opportunity to get rid of your old iPhone. Last year, we featured the best places to trade your old iPhone for cash or a newer version of the … Continue reading ?

The Great Plaza Sell-Off of 2014: This Shiny Three-Bedroom at The Plaza Thinks It's Worth $50M

The third Plaza apartment to hit the market in a week has landed, and it's a doozy. Asking $49.5 million, the 3,400-square-foot 3BR/4.5BA pad is made up of the grand hotel's former...

Google’s Security Compliance Audit Report Is Now Public

42 minutes agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Google today announced that its cloud platform has received both a new ISO 27001 certificate and that it has completed its latest SOC 2 and SOC 3 Type II audits. Before you start yawning, it’s worth remembering that these reports certify Google’s compliance with standard security practices that are meant to keep the data on its Cloud Platform safe. Show More Summary

These were the 3 best moments from 'Drunk History' on sports heroes

So inspirational. Tuesday was "Sports Heroes" night on Drunk History and the Comedy Central series shared some fantastic stories you probably haven't heard before. The whole episode is definitely worth watching and you stream it from...Show More Summary

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT), The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI): 3 Safe Picks From Bill Gates’ Foundation Trust

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust is a non-operating private foundation that works to help people lead healthy, productive lives. Its equity portfolio, worth almost $20 billion, is managed by Michael Larson. Nearly half of this portfolio is invested in Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B); Warren Buffett has been donating stock to the Foundation, piece-by-piece, over […]

These Charts Explain Why Twitch is Worth $1 Billion

Watching someone play video games was once the bane of every high school girl’s existence, but as of this week, it’s a billion dollar business. On Tuesday, Amazon announced that it was buying Twitch, a social and live-streaming platform for gamers, for just over $1 billion. Show More Summary

Davis Echos Van De Putte's Lie On Abbott's Public Education Plan for Elementary School

DALLAS, Texas -- Senator Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth) is grasping at any opportunity to attack Greg Abbott, her GOP gubernatorial opponent, these days. She even used the first day of school at a Houston elementary to do it by staging an insipid publicity stunt on August 25. Show More Summary

Your Favorite Smartphone Car Mount is $7 Off Right Now

4 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The iOttie One Touch took home the prize of your favorite smartphone car mount, and I can say from experience that it's worth every penny of its usual $20 price. That said, if you don't own one yet, they're going for $13 right now. Read more...

Christina Hendricks & Taylor Schilling 2014 Emmy Jewelry!

Is it just me or does it seem like the jewelry trend for the past few years at celebrity awards shows has been to tone down the bling? We just don’t seem to hear about celebs wearing jewelry worth six or seven figures and having bodyguards shadow them just to make sure the jewels aren’t […]

Kowal’s Hugo-winning Story Rises to the Stars

Editor’s Note: This review is spoiler-heavy. If this bothers you, please go read “The Lady Astronaut of Mars” on, then return. Spoilers: it’s worth it. Science fiction offers many things to readers. It allows them to be transported to another time, to wonder about the future, to see sights and visit worlds that are... Show More Summary

Why the Super-Rich Aren't Leaving Their Fortunes to Their Kids

15 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

(Photo: Aaron Friedman) Genius investor Warren Buffett (right) is worth $62.7 billion. But his children will see only a small fraction of it when he dies. He's leaving them some money, but only what he describes as "enough money so that...Show More Summary

'America's Got Talent' Live Blog: The Semifinals Begin

The semifinal round of America's Got Talent season 9 has finally arrived, with hundreds of auditioning acts whittled down to the final 24. And somewhere in the group is a million-dollar act perhaps worth his, her or its own place under...Show More Summary

Do You Believe: is it worth it?

Do You Believe is an educational app available on all iOS devices running iOS 7.0 or later where users can pick a category and decide if they believe a certain statement is true. For example, if you pick the technology category, one of the questions...

The Costume Quest 2 PAX Collector's Challenge sounds fun

Midnight City is hosting a Costume Quest 2 'Trick or Treat' Collector's Challenge at PAX Prime later this week and it's going to be worth setting some time aside for if you're looking to score swag. Essentially, you'll need to play four...Show More Summary

Falling In Love Is A Choice (And It’s Worth Making)

19 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Your heart must consciously make a choice to let this person in — and that is the hardest part. Despite how terrifying it might be to put your feelings out there, you fail by default when you don’t make the choice to take a chance.

Hedge Fund Becomes Latest To Mess With Knicks Fans’ Emotions

It may have occurred to JAT Capital Management that if L.A.’s second-most popular basketball team is worth $2 billion, than New York’s most popular must be worth eleventy gillion dollars, or at least significantly more than $2 billion. Show More Summary

U.S. allies abandon hope of Obama leadership

The biggest news of the day from the Middle East may not be the announcement of another truce in the Gaza war. We’ve seen that before, and then seen Hamas violate the truce immediately. (In case this one holds, it is worth noting that it is identical to the prior truce proposal from Israel, which […]

Amazon's Cloud Is So Pervasive, Even Apple Uses It

21 hours agoTechnology : ReadWriteWeb

Amazon's cloud service dominates the Internet so thoroughly that it's scarcely worth noting new customers. Unless, that is, the customer in question is... Apple. Tucked away in a Monday New York Times piece on the online-storage price...Show More Summary

Buzz Your Way to Better Posture

22 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

A new wearable promises to help you improve your posture. Is it worth the cost?

Is Under Armour Worth Considering At Its Current High Valuation?

By Anup Singh: Under Armour (NYSE:UA) might have missed out on benefiting from the FIFA World Cup, but there is no doubt regarding the stock's performance so far this year. The company has outperformed Nike (NYSE:NKE) on the stock market so far this year, delivering gains of almost 62%. Show More Summary

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