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Amazon’s daily deals for Feb. 14 include water coolers, kitchenware, and more

Image: mashable photo compositeHeads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Hopefully, you've already handled Valentine's Day shopping for the bae. Now that you've splurged on a romantic gift, it's time to dial it [...]

How one tweet inspired 120 people to shovel snow for the elderly in a Chicago neighborhood

(CNN)Jahmal Cole is a community organizer in Chatham, a largely elderly and African-American community on the South Side of Chicago. In his tweet, Cole asked for 10 volunteers to help shovel the foot of snow that had piled up outside the houses of elderly people in Chatham. "Meet me at the 79th St. Red Line [...]

Find deals on super last minute Valentine’s day gifts and get a free Dell gift card when you buy a smart TV

Image: tech bargainsHeads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Valentine's Day is almost here (almost here as in, um, tomorrow) and if you're reading this because you're still searching for a gift, we [...]

MPs urge more housing help for elderly

It recommended that the government's National Planning Policy Framework for England be amended to encourage more housing to be built specifically for older people. And it said there should be a new national strategy for older people - linked to the upcoming green paper on social care.'Live independently'All new homes should be "age proofed" so [...]

AncestryDNA kits, Amazon Alexa devices, smart TVs, and more deals hotter than any Valentine’s Day date

Smart LED light bulbs, smart TVs, and TurboTax software is also on sale.Image: tech bargainsHeads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Make your Monday mornings or beloved wine Wednesdays a little easier with [...]

Rubrik acquires Datos IO to expand into NoSQL database management support

Rubrik, the enterprise startup that provides data backup and recovery services across cloud and on-premise environments, is putting some of the funding that it raised last year at a $1.3 billion valuation to use. Rubrik has acquired NoSQL data backup specialist Datos IO, the company announced today, in what appears to be Rubrik’s first acquisition. [...]

This Old House launches its DIY website House One

Media executives sometimes say that their companies are like a startup — but in the case of This Old House, that’s actually kind of true, since Time Inc. sold the 40-year-old brand (best known for the home improvement TV show of the same name) to Eric Thorkilsen and TZP Growth Partners less than two years ago. Thorkilsen, [...]

Today’s best tech deals include Echo Shows, Eufy robot vacuums, iPads, and Fire HD tablets

Dell laptops and gaming PCs, am emergency car starter, and TurboTax software is also on sale.Image: tech bargainsHeads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and if [...]

‘A hellish nightmare’: how Trump’s travel ban hit a Syrian refugee family

The Ghazouls showed up in america days prior to the travel ban only one daughter applied far too late: Us has become scattered Refugees Sun 4 February 2018 02.00EST Share on Twitter View more discussing options Share on Pinterest Share on Google+ Share on Messenger Close IMG 3 TT a travel ban on immigrants from [...]

Husband Of Former Trump Household Worker Now An EPA Official

Based on a memo acquired by Politico, Steve Kopec of Nj became a member of the Environmental protection agency&rsquos Region 2 office in New You are able to like a special assistant in December. Kopec, who accustomed to run his do it yourself business, Steve&rsquos Tools moving, from his Jersey home, is married to Dagmara [...]

Congratulations On Your $1,000 Tax Reform Bonus*

WASHINGTON ― Should you pay attention to Republican leaders nowadays, you&rsquod think workers throughout America were moving around in big fat bonuses because of the Republicans tax plan. But in many cases, these one-time payouts aren&rsquot as generous as employers, politicians as well as this news media are earning them to be. Take Lowe&rsquos. On [...]

Find deals on Samsung smart TVs, wireless chargers, Dell computers, and the Xbox One X

Bluetooth earbuds, wireless chargers, and smartphones will also be on purchase.Image: tech bargainsManages: All products featured listed here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for masterdom. If you purchase something, Mashable may earn a joint venture partner commission. Yo, team Xbox: While you most likely heard, Microsoft just made their [...]

US government files charges in $6 million My Big Coin cryptocurrency Ponzi scheme

On Wednesday, the U.S. Commodity Futures Buying and selling Commission (CFTC) says it's filed a lawsuit from the creators of My Big Gold coin, an alleged cryptocurrency scam that required naive investors for $six million. The situation, filed on The month of january 16 and unsealed today, charges Randall Crater, Mark Gillespie and My Big [...]

Want to watch what’s new on Netflix: Save on Dell laptops, PCs, an iPad pro, and smart TVs

Computers, laptops, night HD cameras, and tablets are on purchase.Image: techbargainsManages: All products featured listed here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for masterdom. If you purchase something, Mashable may earn a joint venture partner commission. It's The month of january, as well as for movie and television show aficionados [...]

These deals on laptops, PCs, and smart TVs will make you want to get snowed in

Computers, hard disk drives, plus a lot of smart TVs as well as an elliptical mix trainer are on purchase.Image: techbargainsManages: All products featured listed here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for masterdom. If you purchase something, Mashable may earn a joint venture partner commission. The hibernation months are [...]