Your varied diet isn’t really so varied

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This article has a lot of good infographics about nutrition and diet. They are very well designed and presented.

Reference: Your varied diet isn’t really so varied

How Much You Have to Make to Be in the Top 1% of Your State

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1 percenters aren’t all millionaires. The household income threshold for being in the top 1% starts at $228K a year, depending on your state.

Reference: How Much You Have to Make to Be in the Top 1% of Your State

The PhD Degrees That Pay Off With The Highest Salaries

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According to research conducted by Payscale, Electrical & computer engineering is America’s most lucrative PhD, with early career pay reported to be approximately $102,000. That would increase to $142,000 by the mid-point of a candidate’s career. It isn’t all STEM, however. Payscale reports that a PhD in economics also nets a high salary, in the region of $134,000 per year by the mid-point in a worker’s career.

Reference: The PhD Degrees That Pay Off With The Highest Salaries

Download Thousands of Free Technical and Research Books from Springer

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It looks like Springer has recently made available over 50,000 books covering STEM subjects. The academic and research books are available as PDF downloads. You can search and filter the list by discipline and topics.

Reference: Download Thousands of Free Technical and Research Books from Springer

This Interactive Map Shows Whether It’s More Affordable to Rent or Buy a Home, by County

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Deciding whether to rent or buy a home is more than just about the numbers. However, money is a very big part of the equation—as is location and what buying and rental prices are like in your neighborhood. RealtyTrac’s interactive map gives a clear picture of affordability for these housing options.

The data is based on rental data from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, wage data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and home sales data from RealtyTrac in 504 counties with a population of at least 100,000 people.

Reference: This Interactive Map Shows Whether It’s More Affordable to Rent or Buy a Home, by County

The BBB’s Scam Tracker Tool Warns You About Fraud in Your Area

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A very nice infographic.

Reference: The BBB’s Scam Tracker Tool Warns You About Fraud in Your Area

Microsoft finally gives OneDrive for Business customers unlimited storage

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Unlimited OneDrive for Business is limited to customers with the following subscriptions:

  • Office 365 Enterprise E3, E4, E5
  • Office 365 Government E3, E4, E5
  • Office 365 Education
  • OneDrive for Business Plan 2
  • SharePoint Online Plan 2

Reference: Microsoft finally gives OneDrive for Business customers unlimited storage