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How To: It's Really No Contest — LastPass Is the Best Password Manager for iPhone & Android

When traversing the web, you'll regularly come across websites that require you to create an account. With the majority of these accounts, protection …

Information Systems

20 of the best travel apps to have on your phone this year

Whether you’re looking to plan a dream trip or just get out on the next flight, check airfares for next year or check into a hotel 10 minutes from …

How to cut the cord and stream like a pro

If you’re ready to cut the cord, we can help. Getting started in the wild and wonderful world of streaming is an exciting—at times …

How To: Will Apple's $29 Battery Replacement Actually Speed Up Your iPhone? Check Here

Apple has been in hot water ever since the news that the company slows down iPhones with older batteries. The iPhone maker is now in damage control, …

These 7 features show why you should use Google Photos to store and manage all your photos and videos

Google Photos is Google's photo management service that works both as a gallery app on smartphones, tablets, and the web, as well as a good piece of software that uses the company's artificial intelligence to make cool stuff with your photos and videos.<p>The app's interface is divided into four tabs: …

Apps

India the Easy Way

As Mrs. Moore and Adela Quested discovered in EM Forster’s A Passage to India, it’s not for the faint-hearted or the timid.Most everyone who has been …

How to get the most out of Google Maps when you’re traveling

Of all the travel apps that exist to improve any trip, Google Maps isn’t normally one you hear people raving about.<p>After all, Google itself is so embedded to our quotidian tech lives, we scarcely think of it as having a specialist application to something as exciting as travel. But when you go …

Maps

Google's high-quality Home Max speaker goes on sale for $399

Google launched its high-quality Home Max speaker with Google Assistant in October, and the last we heard (via a Best Buy leak), it was set to arrive on December 11th. That date was spot on, it turns out, as the Home Max has indeed gone on sale at both Best Buy and Verizon. It's still not up on …

Hardscaping 101: Ground Covers to Plant Between Pavers

Too often pathway gaps are neglected and become a home for weeds. But where some may see awkward spaces between stepping stones, I see potential. …

Landscaping

How to turn your iPad into the best digital photo frame

You can easily spend between $100 and $200 on a Wi-Fi digital photo frame, but these often have clunky interfaces for syncing photos and the displays can be quite poor. A better solution may be repurposing an old iPad or putting your current iPad in photo frame mode for special occasions.<p>Apple used …

iOS

Forget Machu Picchu: seven newly accessible wonders of the world | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

If visiting the world’s most ancient temples and monuments, such as Angkor Wat in Cambodia, Machu Picchu in Peru, Chichen Itza in Mexico and Petra in …

South America

How To Illuminate Your Yard With Landscape Lighting

There are few things as important as keeping your backyard well illuminated. Your house backyard is the perfect place to retreat to after a hard day …

How We Travel for Free: Our Basic Budget Travel Strategies

The post How We Travel for Free: Our Basic Budget Travel Strategies appeared first on Club Thrifty.Do you want to travel more often? So did we. …

Frugal Living

Tourists in Amsterdam are just the worst according to locals

(iStock)<p>Cape Town - Amsterdam locals are starting to get fed up with raucous tourists and unruly tourist attractions.<p>On Tuesday the city's famous …

5 ways to outsmart the tourist crowds in Vienna

With more and more tourists succumbing to Vienna’s old world lure there are five effective ways to stay off the tourist crowds. When visiting this …

Travel

Prague: The Perfect City Break Destination

Thanks for following and reading Overland Travel Adventures from Go, See, WriteIf there was one city in the world that could win a prize for the most …

European Travel

A 12,000-Mile Road Trip Across the U.S. Based on Lewis and Clark!

This exciting article is from Teaching Traveling! If you see it on any website besides www.teachingtraveling.com or any RSS feed besides the one from …

RVs

Hit the Road Eh! 12 Unforgettable Canadian Road Trips

At 9.985 million km², <b>Canada</b> is the world’s second-largest country. For visitors looking to explore this incredible place, it can be daunting deciding …

Hiking

11 Trips You Need to Take As Soon As You Retire

You've got all the time in the world and all the world to see. Start planning.<p><i>Originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>No more waiting for your annual …

Country Lifestyle

How to Play DVDs in Windows 10

Microsoft neutered Windows Media Player in Windows 10 so it won't play DVDs unless you pay up. But you have a few options.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Televisions

Harvey Wasn’t Just Bad Weather. It Was Bad City Planning

Houston has been wet since birth. In the 1840s, the German explorer Ferdinand von Roemer described the Brazos River prairie just outside the young …

Extreme Weather

Five rad and random backpacks I found this week

The end-of-week dispatch from PopSci's commerce editor. Vol. 22.<p>My job is to find cool stuff. Throughout the week I spend hours scouring the web for things that are useful or fun or ridiculously cheap. Often times, these choices coalesce into a guide of like items—for example, how to build the …

You Can Now See the Most Beautiful Sights in Canada With This $397 Train Trip

Thanks to its massive windows, you can fall asleep under a sky full of stars on this train.<p>After you've checked this $213 scenic train trip from San Francisco to New York off your bucket list, the next voyage you should book is this inexpensive locomotive adventure across our neighbor to the north, …

Trains

A Budget AVR For Simplicity And Value

Audio/Video Receivers, or AVRs, are a key part of the modern media/entertainment room and are sold at most electronics stores and websites. AVRs …

Audiophile

The Best East Coast Road Trips

Perhaps more than any other form of exploration or self-discovery, the road trip is deeply embedded into the American imagination. And with gas prices still hovering on the lower side, there’s no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are seven of our favorite East Coast road trip …

New England

Use the Wayback Machine to Save Your Favorite Sites Forever

Sites are constantly changing, updating with stories and even new layouts, making it a challenge to find something you read or saw years ago. If your …

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Gimp-Perl release candidate ready for testing

It's been possible to use various scripting languages to automate GIMP for a long time. But until recently Perl bindings for GIMP were considerably …

Linux

Barcelona Guide: How To Do The City On A Budget

Bon dia!<p><b>Words by Charlotte Burns from LottyEarns</b><p>There is so much to do in Barcelona, with it being the perfect choice for a budget traveller. You can …