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What We’re Reading: October 9-13

Famous locations, social media addiction, financial education, cleaning, energy, pets, internet shopping, names, security, and nail houses. Shut up and take our money. Ugh, look at those crowds! We’d close it off, too. How addicted are you to the...
October 13, 2017

What We’re Reading: October 2-6

Nobel Prize, security, smart home, Santa, calories, close calls, temperature, AOL, river cruise, and shopping. Pretty sure we could deal with a phone call at an inconvenient time for news of this sort. There have been so many high...
October 6, 2017

What We’re Reading: September 11-15

Hurricanes, copyright, retail, hygge, moving, design, archaeology, and rare animals. When the media tells you not to go outside during extreme weather, then goes out into extreme weather… Who owns the rights to the photo when a monkey takes...
September 15, 2017

What We’re Reading: September 4-8

Hurricane(s), chocolate, Shatner, behaviors, electric cars, flavor, language, and Google Drive. Where there were once many available rental units, now not so many. Stay safe! Track Hurricane Irma here. And in case you didn’t know, Hurricane Jose is behind...
September 8, 2017

Legalese

Not many people possess the language skills of my older brother. I learned early on never to play Scrabble or Balderdash with him, but whenever I didn’t understand the meaning of a word, I could always ask him. And...
September 6, 2017

What We’re Reading: Aug. 28-Sept. 1

Hurricane Harvey, “resimercial,” solar energy, marketing, art, biometrics, childhood, and Apple rumors. The REALTORS® Relief Foundation is one way of helping victims of the destruction Hurricane Harvey has left in its wake. As good as a beer might sound...
September 1, 2017

What We’re Reading: August 21-25

The Future, eclipse, texting safety, design, financing, and productivity. People do not always embrace change. Charging the car of the future can cause a very old school problem. We hope you protected your eyes to view the eclipse, but...
August 25, 2017

What We’re Reading: August 14-18

Policy, pricing, eclipse, the future, driving, wellness, and success. “Two Pizza Rule?” Sounds like a recipe for productivity to us! Graffiti doesn’t always have this impact on property value, but this street art is certainly making a mark on...
August 18, 2017

What We’re Reading: August 7-11

Street art, costuming, icons, architecture, taxes, housing market, short-term rentals, eclipse, and loopholes. Bansky has a lot going for himself, but whomever is responsible for these is amazing! Costuming is an art, and these were sourced from a favorite...
August 11, 2017

What We’re Reading: July 31-August 4

Technology, homebuilders, grudges, cosmic movements, home buying, career, and routine. How has technology impacted the home insurance market, and how will it continue to change? A miniature AI uprising? Don’t worry — it was shut down. Visual searching recently...
August 4, 2017