On July 29, Microsoft is releasing its newest operating system, Windows 10 (what happened to Windows 9?). To persuade people to upgrade, Microsoft is offering Windows 10 as a free upgrade if you have a computer running Windows 7 or 8.1. Windows 8.0 users will need to upgrade to 8.1 first, but that's also free.
Is Windows 10 right for you and your PC?
Tuesdays with Brownie: Mets need a helping hand - Yahoo Sports
(A weekly look at the players, teams, trends, up-shoots and downspouts shaping the 2015 season.) Every time the New York Mets come to Los Angeles, their manager, Terry Collins, sits at a desk on the visitors' side where he conducts his business.
Weekly mortgage applications rise 4.6% on rate dip
Mortgage volume last week regained almost exactly what it lost the previous week, as interest rates stopped climbing and dipped slightly lower. Total applications rose 4.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis for the week that ended Friday, which included an adjustment for the Independence Day holiday, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
These Are the 23 Cities Where Millennials Can't Afford to Rent a Home - Bloomberg Business
For young Americans, the smallest step toward independence has begun to seem hopelessly out of reach, even if that step is simply to move out of their parents' home. In 23 of the largest 50 cities in the country, most rental homes are unaffordable for millennials, according to an analysis conducted for Bloomberg by real estate listing website Zillow.
Volvo unveils safer child seat concept - Yahoo News
The Swedish car company synonymous with driver and passenger safety has decided to drag the concept of the child seat, though not its occupant, kicking and screaming into the 21st century.
The Missing Diamond Shortage - Bloomberg Business
If you've ever been to a diamond investment pitch you've probably seen 'The Chart,' the one where diamond demand soars, while supply trails forlornly in its wake. For at least the last decade the looming supply gap has been a presentation staple, illuminating the the dearth of new mines and ever expanding appetites for luxury from Shanghai to Mumbai.
Best Buy didn't become the most popular retailer for desktops, laptops, and appliances in North America by having the wo
Best Buy didn't become the most popular retailer for desktops, laptops, and appliances in North America by having the worst deals around. No, it's called Best Buy for a reason. Best Buy specializes in consumer electronics from the most recognizable and trusted brands, like Panasonic, Canon, Sony, and Toshiba. They also sell video games, home and car audio, cameras, home theater equipment, and mor