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What Google's Chromecast Has That All the Other Web-to-TV Devices Don't

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Google today announced a new Internet-to-television device, a well-developed area of technology that …

Who Invented the Umbrella: The Romans, the Chinese, or Frogs?

We've seen umbrellas stuck into car doors; optimized for wind resistance; slapped onto bikes; and the design potential for this simple device is so …

8 Wallet-Friendly Getaways

A roundup of affordable vacation destinations around the world<p>We've rounded up more affordable alternatives to pricey vacation destinations around the world, from the new European Riviera to the fashion set's Mexican beach spot

Ikea's new augmented reality app lets you preview digital furniture in your physical house

Augmented reality may be the most interesting thing ever to happen to the Ikea catalog.<p>With the 2014 Ikea catalog app, not only can you preview Ikea’s furniture in 3D, but for the first time you’ll be able to use your smartphones to see exactly how the digital items will look in your home.<p>The …

iblazr is a Synched External Flash Unit for Smartphone and Tablets

Disappointed in the power of your smartphone’s built-in flash when shooting at night? The iblazr wants to help you. It’s the world’s first “fully …

Chipotle stages Twitter hack

A series of bizarre tweets attracted thousands of followers, but it was all planned<p>Chipotle, a burrito chain known for its hip music scene, on Sunday drew in thousands on Twitter with a flurry of bizarre tweets. For a brief period of time, it seemed as if Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) had taken over …

Latest on Carmelo Anthony Joining L.A., Coaching Additions and More

The current Los Angeles Lakers offseason has been a tough one, but the club has been sending signals that offer hope for the future.<p>One of the leaked rumors—courtesy of ESPN Los Angeles’ Ramona Shelburne—is that L.A. will be gunning for both Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James next summer, with …

Basketball

Jack Nicklaus' Grandson Nick O'Leary Survives Motorcycle Crash Captured on Video

Nick O'Leary, grandson of legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus and a tight end at Florida State University, has all the promise in the world. He nearly had it all taken away from him after he was involved in a brutal-looking motorcycle crash back in May.<p>According to Nate Scott of <i>USA Today,</i> the …

Jack Nicklaus

Classic Coupes: 7 Sleek Rides of the 1920s and 30s

"Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles," an exhibition at Nashville's Frist Center for the Visual Arts, opened last month and will continue through Sept. 15. The collection showcases custom and one-of-a-kind classic cars made from 1929 to 1941, a time when<p>"Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles," an …

Associated Press News

5.7-inch Galaxy Note 3 to pack Android 4.3, 3GB of RAM and Snapdragon 800 CPU, report says

A new Galaxy Note 3-related report from South Korea reveals some of the specs of the upcoming smartphone, including a 5.7-inch display.<p>Until recently, it was widely believed that the handset will have a 5.99-inch display but then a series of reports claimed that the handset will have a 5.7-inch …

Mobile Technology

10 Of The Quirkiest Hotels In The U.S., According To TripAdvisor

We've heard of our share of very unusual hotels, including prison hotels, a cruise ship resort, ice hotels, treehouse lodging, a gas station-turned-AirBnB, a "homeless" hotel, and even a morgue hotel. But a bed & breakfast in the shape of a giant beagle?! Yes, it exists -- here in the U.S.<p>Now …