We asked readers to email Leigh Brown with their real estate questions; today's question is: What do you do with a seller who wants 30 percent more than the comparables and who's property is perhaps 30 percent less as nice as the comparable price? Leigh offers her advice in answer of this question...
Over the weekend, a mailman was angry that the Tour de France was in the way of his mail route. Fair warning, there's some strong language in the video: According to the Washington Post: On Saturday, during the first stage of this year’s three-week race, a postman in Utrecht went berserk after learning the race route blocked his way. Show More Summary
It's no blue dress, but it's pretty freaky all the same. We're currently obsessed with this optical illusion, which comes to us by way of the Daily Mail Australia. Here's how it works: Stare at the white dot on the woman's nose for 15 seconds. Show More Summary
1. Franciscan priest abducted in Syria. 2. Yazidi sex slaves tell of unimaginable cruelty they suffered at the hands of ISIS http://t.co/wxWXySwyZV pic.twitter.com/X0lS2Xfw8l — Daily Mail Online (@MailOnline) July 7, 2015 3. “ My Rape...Show More Summary
Bad news: skinny jeans aren't the only article of clothing that's bad for your health. According to Naomi Braithwaite, a research fellow at Nottingham Trent University who recently spoke to The Daily Mail, there are some other body-damaging items in your wardrobe that you might want to replace. Show More Summary
IN THE MAIL: From John C. Wright, Somewhither: A Tale of the Unwithering Realm. Plus, today only at Amazon: Denon AVR-S700 7.2-Channel A/V Receiver with wifi,Bluetooth, 4K capability, $299.99 (40% off). And, also today only: Up to 60% Off “Cowboy Bebop: The Compete Series.”
Eleven James is a luxury watch subscription service. Starting at $149 per month, you can "test drive" a variety of high-end watches. We tried the service to see what it’s like to get a luxury watch by mail. Produced by Joe Avella Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Corporations that ditched US mailing addresses may still get federal contracts. In a 2013 memo obtained by Bloomberg, manufacturer Ingersoll-Rand, which moved its corporate address from New Jersey to Bermuda and then to Ireland, argued that it shouldn’t be subject to a government ban on foreign firms getting federal contracts. Show More Summary
DMGI, the venture capital arm of British tabloid newspaper — yes, even the Daily Mail does tech investment — has continued its spree in data-centric startups India after putting $5 million into real estate research and analytics firm Liases Foras. Read More
Microsoft has released new updates for Windows 10 apps to Insiders earlier today. The company has updated most of the “stock” Windows 10 apps, such as Mail, Alarms & Clock, Phone Companion, etc. Here is the list of the apps that has been updated: Movies & TV – now lets users find TV episodes that […]
About $4 million worth of checks are now in the mail to partially compensate thousands of consumers who lost money to a group of sleazy Southern California debt collectors.
Microsoft has bumped the company's Outlook Mail and Calendar app for Windows. The clients (Mail and Calender respectively) serve as invaluable tools for those with email accounts they need to keep track of, supporting various email services available on the market, as well as remaining on top of meetings and appointments..
Firefox has been around since 2002 and Mozilla is looking to rebuild fundamental parts of the browser for the first time. Mozilla’s Director of Engineering, Dave Camp, posted a message to the Mozilla mailing list saying that while Firefox...Show More Summary
A father and daughter are viral internet sensations after they posted a fun video of them dancing to the song “Watch Me” by Silento. According to Mail Online, Austynn Samarco starts the dance on her own, recreating some of the popular moves from the music video. Show More Summary
Yolanda Foster may be battling Lyme disease, but that didn’t stop the mother of three from posing for the latest issue of W Magaine. According to a July 6 report by the UK’s Daily Mail, Yolanda Foster was featured as part of the magazine’s...Show More Summary
The Duchess of Cornwall had her dress blown up in a gust of wind at Princess Charlotte’s christening over the weekend. According to Mail Online, Camilla grabbed her hat with one hand, and placed her handbag against her dress with the...Show More Summary
I'm grateful to Peter Howard and S.?P. O'Grady, who within an hour or so both mailed me a link to this extraordinarily dumb article by James Gingell in The Guardian. As Howard and O'Grady pointed out, Gingell's wildly overstated rant illustrates a point I have made on Language Log many times before: that when language […]
He loved his dogs even after he figured out they were bears. Pet owner shocked at discovering the two 'puppies' he bought and raised were actually BEARS http://t.co/3SOMAeOkYo pic.twitter.com/WRkBi6lAdD — Daily Mail Online (@MailOnline) July 2, 2015 Wang Kaiyu lives on a banana farm in Jinchang Town, which is in China near the border of Vietnam. Show More Summary
IN THE MAIL: From David B. Coe, Spell Blind. Plus, today only at Amazon: Samsung NX30 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens, $499.99 (50% off). And, also today only: CyberPower LCD UPS 1500VA, $97.95 (46% off). I have several of these (mine are from APC but are similar). They make a nice source of backup […]
Monty Brinson revealed he had just days to live in an emotional Instagram post just last week, but that didn’t stop him from celebrating the 4th of July. According to a July 5 report by the UK’s Daily Mail Online, Monty Brinson spent...Show More Summary