Everyone thinks they're a good driver. Despite this, the annual death toll on our roads keeps going up—despite ever-safer vehicles—and human error is to blame for 97 percent of all fatal crashes. Bad driving isn't just about crashes though; racing from stoplight to stoplight is bad for the planet, since it adds unnecessary carbon to our atmosphere at a time when we … [Read more...] about Buick’s Smart Driver explains why my gas mileage sucks—and my editor’s doesn’t
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This story is part of "Follow the Money," a look at how digital cash is changing the way we save, shop and work.I'll be the first to admit I don't know much about managing money. I'm 24 and fairly new to the world of health insurance, loan payments and 401(k) savings accounts. I've yet to come to terms with how much taxes eat away at each paycheck. And despite my personal pep … [Read more...] about These apps can help you take charge of your money
If you want to really upset a London Marathon runner this weekend, ask them one simple question: ‘How are you going to pace the race?’If they answer confidently, just draw your breath in, almost imperceptibly, and say ‘...are you sure?’Because that will destroy the modicum of confidence that they’ve built up, unless they’ve done so many … [Read more...] about Can this app pace your perfect race at the London Marathon 2018?
Lost your way? Don't worry — Apple has a Maps app built right in, so you'll never get off-track again. However, the world is ever-changing, and as a result, so is Apple Maps. Because the app is often getting bigger and better, we've created a one-stop shop for the latest and greatest Maps news. Bookmark and check back regularly for updates! If you want to learn how … [Read more...] about What’s new in the Maps app?
Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Please wait for this page to load in full in order to see the widgets, which include ratings and pricing info. Looking for the previous roundup editions? Find them here. Apps Photos Companion, a Microsoft Garage project Android … [Read more...] about 13 new and notable Android apps from the last week (2/13/18