Ken Powelson

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The Hottest Breweries in Denver Right Now, Fall 2018

No excuses needed to drink beer in this town<p>In the great American beer landscape, Colorado still reigns as the state with thesecond highest concentrationof craft breweries. There are now more than 350 of them across Colorado and around 150 located right here in the capital. Keeping up with the …

Beer

The Best Space-Saving Travel Gear

Ten years ago there was plenty of gear designed to help you save space while traveling. Problem was, most of it was saddled with terrible compromises. Fast-forward to today and I’d argue we’re living in a travel-gear renaissance. Companies have found new ways to make their gear small and light …

Backpacking

Take Control of Cable TV!

By late 2017, Lisa and Ken Sharp had finally had enough of their $180-per-month Verizon Fios bill. And with college tuition for their two daughters …

6 Private Island Resorts You Can Stay at with Points

“Expensive” and “far-fetched” are typically the first phrases that come to mind when people think about staying on a private island. However, if …

This Is the Killer iPhone Camera Lens Kit You’ve Been Waiting For

Bulky digital cameras are fast becoming a thing of the past. Smartphones ushered in this latest generation of “prosumer” — that’s somewhere between …

Mobile Photography

Product Review: BauBax’s Ultimate Travel Hoodie

In This Post<p>For the frequent flier, even the slightest bit of disorganization can quickly turn any normal airport experience into a nightmare. Which …

Headphones

Drafts 5 for iOS goes free, adds fantastic pro features

Drafts 5 has launched, the sequel to Drafts 4, and you may be a little confused as too what it actually new. Should you upgrade, for example? After all, it’s just the same old note-creating app with a lick of paint, right? Well, the definitive answer to that is “Hmmm, kinda…” While Drafts 5 doesn’t …

Technology

Mexico's Top 6 Adults-Only Resorts

Riviera Maya: El Dorado Casitas Royale<p>Whether you're planning a honeymoon or looking to clock some time with your partner without the kids in tow, …

Riviera Maya

Low-Level Hilton Properties that Make for Awesome Awards

Hilton no longer publishes an award chart for redeeming points for hotel stays — now, the price you see on any given day is the price you pay, just …

Hospitality

11 of the Amex Platinum Card’s Most Valuable Benefits

The Amex Platinum may have a $550 annual fee, but it doesn’t take much to get much more than that in value from its perks. This card ranks …

Flying

Apple Photos 101: How to View, Save & Edit Burst Shots on Your iPhone

Whether you mean to or not, taking burst photos is super easy on the iPhone. In the Camera app, just compose your photo, tap-and-hold the shutter …

Mobile Photography

Essential Tips for Better Photos With Your iPhone X

There is no doubt that the iPhone X is one of the best smartphones on the market today.It's not a bad camera, either...With all kinds of features …

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Stars Say Seer Reveal Will Be "Beyond Shocking" | TV Guide

It's been kind of a bleak stay in the future for <i>Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</i>, but this latest episode finally saw things take a turn for the …

Wireless earbuds that sound this much better than AirPods should cost way more than $24

Apple’s AirPods offer surprisingly great sound quality for earbuds that are so compact, but you wouldn’t know it most of the time. Why? Because the …

Batteries

Explore the wilds of Denver with these three “urban hikes”

Jagged peaks clamoring for the skyline. Snow clinging to shade through summer. Pristine alpine lakes reflecting the entire landscape.Bumper to bumper …

Kodak launches compact budget film scanner

<b>Kodak Scanza offers simple scanning in a stylish device</b><p>Kodak revealed a stylish new film scanner at CES aimed at the consumer market. The Scanza …

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

50 Things To Do With A Penknife

With more than 200 illustrations and 50 projects, this practical guide brings back the time-honored camp pastime of whittling. 50 Things To Do With A …

Real Good You Guys: iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit

I work in the PCMag labs, where I’ve gotten a reputation as a fairly handy guy. It isn’t because of any real prowess with repairing or modding …

Geek

Hulu Drops Price of ‘No Commercials’ Streaming Plans Purchased via iOS or Apple TV Devices

- Dec 22, 2017<p>If you purchased your Hulu “No Commercial” streaming plan via an iOS or Apple TV device, you’ve been paying $13.99 per month, a $2 …

Smart TV

Vago makes it easy to vacuum pack your luggage

If you travel with lots of winter gear, this tiny portable vacuum compressor easily helps you make space.<p><i>Editor's note: This hands-on has been updated to include information about reported Kickstarter issues.</i><p>If you're like me and prefer traveling to cold countries, then you'll know that packing can …

Custom Travel Company 'Landed' Has Created A Market By Giving Its Secrets Away

It is perhaps fair to say John and Erynn Montgomery, husband and wife founders of boutique travel company Landed (LandedTravel.com) were born to be entrepreneurs. In business together for more than a decade (full time since 2014), the couple’s model looks belie a massive work ethic and family-first …

Denver Rescue Mission needs 3,800 turkeys donated to reach goal

Ponderosa HS students pack Thanksgiving meal boxes at Denver Rescue Mission. Photo credit: Denver Rescue Mission<p>×<p>Denver Rescue Mission needs 3,800 …

Homelessness

HeraldLIVE

The hands-down ultimate Denver-area brunch guide for every type of bruncher

Brunch: that permissive, freewheeling meal caught between the more uptight breakfast and lunch. The brunch meal — nay, <i>experience</i> — knows no harsh …

11 of the Best iPhone Tripods and Camera Mounts Compared

Tripods have always been an handy piece of photographic equipment. They provide a steady and stable hold on the camera making them essential for …

Volkner Mobil Luxury Motorhome Features a Built-In Garage Under the Vehicle That Can Store a Car

German company, Volkner Mobil, released a dreamy new luxury Performance S motorhome so large that it comes with a built-in garage underneath the …

Motorhomes

Eat Here: 100 Restaurants We Can't Live Without

Chef Max MacKissock (center) in the kitchen at Bar Dough.<p>Danielle Lirette<p><b>Bar Dough<br>2227 West 32nd Avenue<br>720-668-8506<br>bardoughdenver.com</b><br>With just …

Best Travel Camera for 2017 — Digital Camera Buyers Guide

We review our favorite digital cameras that are perfect for travel. Updated for 2017.The post Best Travel Camera for 2017 — Digital Camera Buyers …