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6 unreal bungalows you can book (cheap) in Bali for your next healthy getaway

Judging from all the mood-boosting eye candy on Instagram, Bali appears to be a dreamland filled with an endless number of infinity pools, yoga …

Taste the Flavors of Andalusia on a Spain Road Trip

Unwind by the sea with a plate of <i>coquinas</i>, one of Andalusia’s regional specialties. (Photo: Alamy)<p>Taste the flavors of Southern Spain as you wind …

HEDGE FUND READING LIST: Hundreds of investors say these 10 finance books are must-reads

GuilhermeMesquita/Shutterstock SumZero, a social network for buyside investors, asked its members to share their favorite investment books in their user profiles.<p>The list is based on 1,120 responses, and ranked from least to most recommended. You can consider it a hedge fund reading list.<p>The books …

Sorry, but this tiny, stunning Italian village won't pay you to move there

Bormida has a population of only 394. It's a gorgeous village located in the mountains of Italy, in the northwest Liguria region. Despite its beauty …

Google launches a virtual reality artwork gallery on the web

Google’s virtual reality sketching/painting/modeling Tilt Brush program has amassed a following amongst novice VR users as well as artists looking to explore virtual reality as a new medium.<p>Starting today, you’ll be able to peer into the 3D virtual reality canvases of other Tilt Brush users on the …

Windows Mixed Reality arrives in Windows 10 build 15048 with a demo you can try!

From the look of the changelog for Windows 10 build 15048 that was released a few days ago to Insiders, it looked to be little more than a bug fixing …

‘Supermarket of the Future,' with augmented reality, opens in Milan

Lots and lots of screens<p>Carlo Ratti, designer, MIT professor, and author of the book, The City of Tomorrow: Sensors, Networks, Hackers, and the Future of Urban Life, is brimming with ideas about how data-driven tech can change our world. One of them, the concept of a smart, interactive supermarket, …

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Netflix comes to Google's Daydream VR - ExtremeTech

Netflix comes to Google’s Daydream VR<p>By on December 12, 2016 at 12:34 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms …

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Virtual Reality set to make way for Augmented Reality and mixed reality apps

This technology creates an entirely new, immersive and virtual world for users. They can "travel" to Paris and experience the city virtually, but the …

Resident Evil 7 Biohazard PlayStation VR Detailed (video)

PlayStation VR owners looking for a little more heart-wrenching action, may be interested in the new Resident Evil 7 biohazard game which is set to …

Virtual Reality

The difference between Oculus Touch, HTC Vive, PlayStation VR and Windows Mixed Reality controllers

Are all VR motion controllers the same?<b>Updated May 2017:</b> Added Microsoft's upcoming Windows Mixed Reality controllers, which release later this …

Google's Improbable Deal to Recreate the Real World in VR

Let a thousand virtual worlds rain down from the clouds. Or rather, <i>the</i> cloud. That's the call from Google as it gets behind a tiny British startup …

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PlayStation VR Experience Perfect, Lets You Relax Digital Style (video)

PlayStation gamers looking for a way to get away from it all, using their newly purchased PlayStation VR headset. Might be interested in a new …

Michael Fassbender: VR will change the whole medium of film

Michael Fassbender is stoked about virtual reality.<p>That's no surprise, given that he stars in "Assassin's Creed," a film about reliving the memories of your parkour-loving ancestor through a machine called the Animus. It's like VR, but taken to an insane nth degree.<p>(The filmmakers also worked on an …

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Improbable teams with Google, opens SpatialOS alpha for virtual world development

Improbable, the London startup backed by Andreessen Horowitz that has been developing a platform for third parties to build virtual and simulated worlds, is today launching the alpha of its first product, SpatialOS. And with it, Improbable is also announcing a strategic partnership with Google, the …

New York City has a secret subway line with antique cars — here's what it's like to ride it

The New York City subway system is one of the most fascinating curiosities in a city full of mysteries. Miles of underground track shrouded in darkness, littered with abandoned stations and secret passageways — it's a common object of desire for the urban explorers among us.<p>And, occasionally, New …

The 30 most beautiful towns in Europe

These are the 30 prettiest towns in Europe, according to the fine people at the Japanese Association of Travel Agents (JATA).<p>It was challenged to come up with 30 smaller destinations to promote to holidaymakers. This is what they came up with (and there's only one in Britain).<p>1. Kilkenny, Ireland<p>On …

In Need of a Digital Detox? 6 Resorts for a Tech-Free Vacation

Are you glancing at your phone’s push notifications every five to 10 minutes (if not more frequently), on the lookout for an email you <i>need</i> to instantly respond to even hours after you’ve left the office? Maybe you’re staring at a computer 12 hours a day. Or perhaps you’re constantly scrolling …

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Secrets of the Superbosses

Kelly Blair<p>What do Ralph Lauren, Larry Ellison, Julian Robertson, Jay Chiat, Bill Walsh, George Lucas, Bob Noyce, Lorne Michaels, and Mary Kay Ash have in common?<p>Certainly all of them are known for being talented and successful—even legendary—in their respective fields. All have reputations as …

The 25 best hotels in the world, according to travelers

Condé Nast Traveler recently released its 2015 Readers' Choice Awards, an annual set of rankings based on surveys of thousands of experienced travelers.<p>Included in the awards were readers' rankings of the 100 best hotels in the world.<p>The hotels named all offer top-notch accommodations with …

19 Of Hawaii's Most Epic Photo Ops

Do it for the 'gram.<p>Hawaii is undeniably photogenic, but even in the Aloha state, some photo ops are better than others.<p>Vacations, after all, are as much about sharing your adventures with the folks back home as they are rest and relaxation.<p>Whether you’re a professional photographer, a selfie …

The 10 Best Restaurants In The U.S., According To TripAdvisor

America the beautiful. 🍴<p>It's tricky to name the best fine-dining restaurants in the U.S.: There's food, and there's price, and then there's ambiance to consider.<p>And nobody knows how to judge all three like a traveler does. TripAdvisor has released a nomad-vetted list of the top fine-dining …

Take A Dip In Hawaii's Crystal Clear Tide Pools

Mother Nature loves a good pool party. And Hawaii, with its plethora of natural tide pools, is happy to oblige.<p>The seascapes and lava rock-lined coasts of the Hawaiian islands provide the perfect conditions for the protected, rocky inlets. We've rounded up 5 of Hawaii's best spots for tide pools -- …

The Road To Hana Is The Shortest, Most Beautiful Road Trip You'll Ever Take

Road trips are virtually non-existent in Hawaii. There are no exciting state lines to cross and you'd never be able to complete a successful round of the license plate game. Nonetheless, we're convinced that we've found a Hawaii drive that packs all of the best things about road-tripping into fewer …

Reinventing Performance Management

At Deloitte we’re redesigning our performance management system. This may not surprise you. Like many other companies, we realize that our current process for evaluating the work of our people—and then training them, promoting them, and paying them accordingly—is increasingly out of step with our …

The 10 Best Party Beaches On Earth

<i>By the Editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>These are the world's best beaches to eat, drink and play, as chosen by <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i> readers.<p><b>10. Super Paradise Beach, Mykonos, Greece</b><p><i>Courtesy Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort</i><p>If the name alone isn't enough of a hook, Super Paradise Beach on the island's …

The Work Habits That Will Make You Successful

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, James Caan, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>It doesn’t matter whether you are just starting out on your career or if you have years of experience behind you - making sure you have the right attitude and …

7 Habits of People With Remarkable Mental Toughness | Inc.com

First, the definition:<p><i>"The ability to work hard and respond resiliently to failure and adversity; the inner quality that enables individuals to work hard and stick to their long-term passions and goals."</i><p>Now the word:<p>The definition of <i>grit</i> almost perfectly describes qualities every successful person …

17 Startup Founders on How to Become Insanely Successful

Here's what it takes to launch a business, from those who have been there before.

Getting Real with HDR - a Step by Step Tutorial for Realistic Looking HDR

If you have been photographing for more than a year or two, you will have heard about HDR (which stands for High Dynamic Range). We have probably …

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