How I Used Points to Help Pay for an 8 Month Trip Around the World

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My all-time favorite reading app gives me access to unlimited books and audiobooks for $9 a month

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Scribd Scribd is a reading app that lets subscribers access hundreds of thousands of audiobooks, e-books, magazines, sheet music, and more for $ 8.99/month. They moved to a […]

MoviePass adds 500,000 subscribers within a month

MoviePass’ $ 10-per-month subscription service was a hit from the start, enough to crash the company’s website when it was first announced. It looks like demand isn’t slowing down anytime soon either: it has gained 500,000 more subscribers merely a month after it reached 1.5 million users. The fact that MoviePass cut off members’ access […]

Black market painkiller fentanyl claims almost TEN lives every month

DEATHS linked to super-strength opioid painkiller fentanyl have trebled in the last three years to almost 10 a month, figures show. National Crime Agency data illustrates how the potentially deadly prescription medicine, up to 100 times more potent than morphine, is leaking on to the black market where it is mixed with heroin and other […]

Kerbal Space Program gets Making History expansion next month

Take-Two’s Private Division publishing label revealed today that it has a new Kerbal Space Program add-on in the works. The Making History Expansion will (ahem) launch for the PC version March 13. It introduces a number of features including a mission editor and a mission pack inspired by important moments in actual space flight. Developer […]

Black History Month in Art: Yinka Shonibare

In honor of Black History Month, we want to highlight some of the greatest black artists in the world who have created essential works that reflect the black experience and tackle issues of identity, social and political concerns, and more. British-Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare explores “colonialism and postcolonialism within the contemporary context of globalization.” From […]

The best place to visit every month this year, according to a popular online travel agency

Shutterstock/Olena Yakobchuk I make no secret of the fact that I love to travel. There’s nothing quite like escaping for a little while to explore new places or revisit past favorites to get to know them better. I use points and miles to cover the cost of flights and hotels whenever I can, but I […]

The Best Movies to Stream This Month on Netflix, Prime, Hulu, and More

The first of the month is upon us, which means two things: 1) it’s time to sing some Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, and 2) it’s time for the changing of the guard at the streaming subscription services. And we’ve curated the best of what’s coming in, so that you won’t be too bummed about Corpse Bride dropping […]

Microsoft will preview the Edge browser for iPad next month

Though Microsoft has been rolling out Edge to more devices, iPad users have been left waiting. But it appears that the browser will finally be making its debut on the iPad sometime soon. As Neowin spotted, Sean Lyndersay, an Edge program manager, tweeted that the iPad version will be previewed through Microsoft’s TestFlight next month […]