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This Pad & Quill leather MacBook bag will outlast anything you put in it

If you want to crush your shoulder, and at the same time have all your gear and gadgets within easy reach, then a messenger bag is the way to go. Less formal than a briefcase, and less sporty than a backpack, a messenger bag is stylish and practical. And Pad & Quill’s Attache messenger bag is more …

Shopping

First Ride On the Surprisingly Good and Inexpensive 2015 CSC RX3

We’ve grown accustomed to adventure bikes with big engines, hefty curb weights, and high price tags, so it’s refreshing to see a versatile ADV that’s …

Off-roading

The 6 Greatest Adventure Motorcycles You Can Buy Today

Sportbikes are great for high speeds and getting low in turns; dirt bikes are right at home threading through dense wooded trails and slingin’ dirt. …

Best Photography Blogs to Check Out

There is always more than meets the eye when it comes to photography. You can never be quite sure if other people will understand you or your work as …

iPad Art: Poinsettia

Here’s a perfectly seasonal, and lovely, iPad painting for a late December, just past Christmas Sunday. It’s titled ‘Poinsettia’ and is the work of a long-time favorite iPad artist, Pilar Humada – drawn freehand on the iPad using the Sketch Club app.<p>Hope all of you are enjoying the holidays with …

iPad Apps

8 Bizarre Vintage Christmas Ads

Yes, a scale! That's it! Now I know exactly what to get my wife for Christmas. She hasn't told me that she wants a scale. In fact, she hasn't been …

iPad App of the Week: Pimp Your Screen

Who doesn’t like great iPad apps? At iPad Insight we definitely do. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent iPad app, or a few great iPad apps, here each week.<p>Our weekly picks for Best iPad App of the Week are published here every Saturday. Check out all out picks below and …

Apps

iOS 8 App Extensions: Pocket

One of the best new features in iOS 8 is Extensions – which allow 3rd party apps to interact and hook into each other to a degree never seen before in iOS. This has been available in Android for years, and it’s a huge time-saver and productivity boost to now have it on iOS.<p>Plenty of apps have been …

Apps

How To Manage Which Apps Use Background App Refresh on the iPad

iOS allows apps to refresh their content in the background. So even when you don’t have your favorite email or news app open, it is updating its content and ready for your next use. This is a very helpful feature, but perhaps not so much when it’s used by all your installed apps, or by apps that …

Apps

iPad Art: Cottage

‘Cottage’ is the title of today’s featured iPad painting.<p>It’s the work of Rafeal Co, aka Raffy or Cheeky Raffy, created using the Procreate app.<p>I always love how so much seems to be going on in Raffy’s paintings, although this one is little less hectic than many others of his. The colors are what …

Art

Cool iOS Detail: Swipe Right To Preview More While Searching Photos

Here’s a little Photos app detail that I hadn’t noticed until I’d loaded my iPad with enough photos that I actually *had* to use the search function to find what I was looking for. When you search for a set of photos — by describing an album name, place, or date — the Photos app will show a single …

iOS

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Bentley Adds Jobs to Crewe Facility in Preparation for SUV Launch

To make way for Bentley’s first SUV model, the automaker is expanding its Crewe headquarters in England. The expansion will add a new R&D wing and more jobs, contributing to the tally of 950 new positions Bentley says it’s added over the past 18 months.<p>The automaker is spending $62.7 million and …

Crewe

Watch a 2000bhp Jeep obliterate bogs

Were you the child growing up that’d jump two-footed into a mud puddle on a rainy day just to soak your mates? We bet Kenny Miller was. As you’ll see …

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

9 Twists on Classic Mashed Potatoes

OK, so you can mash potato and do the twist. But have you mastered <i>making</i> mashed potatoes? What about putting a <i>twist</i> on the classic recipes? There’s a …

Cooking

The Best Holiday Gifts for the Tech-Obsessed

From earbuds to fitness trackers to portable phone chargers, it can be daunting to determine which new tech products are best for you—and near …