With inflation still running hot, Social Security recipients could get $1,900 boost next year

With inflation still running hot, Social Security recipients could get $1,900 boost next year

Older American and others on Social Security could get a significant bump in their annual cost-of-living adjustment next year, with experts forecasting that the typical recipient could receive an additional $1,900 in 2023 to keep up with inflation.  Many seniors have struggled this year as their 2022 bump, 5.9%, lagged the hottest inflation in 40 …

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4: This Feels Like a Turning Point for Foldable Phones

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4: Better Cameras, Battery Life and Software Features

What’s happening Samsung just announced the Galaxy Z Flip 4, the newest iteration of its foldable flip phone. Why it matters Foldable phones have been widely available for about three years, but they still make up just a fraction of the smartphone market. The Z Flip 4 and Fold 4 are Samsung’s attempt to change …

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4: This Feels Like a Turning Point for Foldable Phones

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4: Better Cameras, Battery Life and Software Features

What’s happening Samsung just announced the Galaxy Z Flip 4, the newest iteration of its foldable flip phone. Why it matters Foldable phones have been widely available for about three years, but they still make up just a fraction of the smartphone market. The Z Flip 4 and Fold 4 are Samsung’s attempt to change …

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How ESPN-Big Ten split impacts everyone in college sports

How ESPN-Big Ten split impacts everyone in college sports

Up until recently, Bob Thompson described himself as a “social media pariah.” Name the platform—Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok—and he was not on it. But what better time to join the fray, he thought last month, than while recovering from shoulder surgery? The former television executive, who lives in Scottsdale, Ariz., has spent the last few …

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T rex’s keyhole eye sockets helped its bite, research suggests

With a huge body, sharp claws, and dagger-like teeth, Tyrannosaurus rex would not have relied on looks to kill. But research suggests its eyes may have contributed to its bone-crushing bite. A study has proposed the keyhole-shaped eye sockets of T rex may have helped to disperse stress across the skull of the fearsome predator …

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13 red flag cancer symptoms to absolutely get checked out

13 red flag cancer symptoms to absolutely get checked out

We all know that the earlier cancer is detected, the better the chance of survival. Yet new research has found half of UK adults with a possible cancer symptom don’t contact their GP within six months. A YouGov poll of 2,468 people for Cancer Research UK  (CRUK cancerresearchuk.org) found just 48% of those who’d experienced …

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13 red flag cancer symptoms to absolutely get checked out

13 red flag cancer symptoms to absolutely get checked out

We all know that the earlier cancer is detected, the better the chance of survival. Yet new research has found half of UK adults with a possible cancer symptom don’t contact their GP within six months. A YouGov poll of 2,468 people for Cancer Research UK  (CRUK cancerresearchuk.org) found just 48% of those who’d experienced …

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Mortgage rates climb above 5% once again | CNN Business

Mortgage rates climb above 5% once again | CNN Business

CNN  —  Mortgage rates climbed above 5% again, after dipping below that threshold for the first time in months a week earlier. While the volatility in mortgage rates remains, there are signs that the housing market is starting to stabilize. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 5.22% in the week ending August 11, up from 4.99% …

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