3 Career Fields Bill Gates Recommends to the Class of 2017

“If I were starting out today and looking for the same kind of opportunity to make a big impact in the world, I would consider three fields.” Those fields are: Artificial intelligence, because “we have only begun to tap into all the ways it will make people’s lives more productive and creative.” Energy, “because making…

10 Things You Should Only Buy Used

New and shiny things are always fun, but is it really worth the extra money? Here are 10 things you really should consider buying used. 1 – Cars, of course. They truly do plummet in value as soon as you drive off of the car lot.  Is it really worth it?  In 2013, the average…

10 of the Most Fantastic Train Trips in the U.S.

Ready for a long relaxing trip? The cost depends on the season, route and class of train car, but this may be a great option for a truly relaxing trip.  If not having to get rental cars, fight traffic and parking, running through train stations and dealing with hotel sounds like heaven, consider these scenic…

Will Technology Steal Our Jobs?

Will Artificial Intelligence and/or automation take over you job?  Maybe…  AI and automation has been improving for decades and it’s not going to stop.  In fact, some experts are predicting that half of all jobs will be fully automated in the next 10 years.  I wonder if they are right.   Machines and computers have…