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Solar-powered 'treehouse' has 360-degree views, Wi-Fi and beer

The ultimate off-the-grid pad is here and don't worry, it has Wi-Fi, beer and plenty of options for mood lighting.<p>Jono Williams, a plastics engineer …

New Zealand

Why I'm sick of people asking about my virginity

Female authors who dare to have female protagonists in their novels are always accused of secretly writing about themselves. Author Radhika Sanghani begs to differ<p>I used to think that having a novel published would be the best thing that could ever happen to me; that every time I’d pick up a book …

Industrial pride, as immortalised on a packet of Indian laxative

As British factories die off, India glories in making things – even a humble vegetable product with the strange name of Sat-Isabgol<p>As everybody in Kolkata will tell you, Ho Chi Minh Sarani (the last word means thoroughfare) used to be called Harrington Street; mischievously, the city changed the …

Vietnam War
Kareena Kapoor Khan

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Lower Your Cholesterol And Improve Cardiovascular Health

I have good news and bad news. The good news is that there’s an ancient Chinese remedy for lowering your cholesterol if it’s too high and improve …

Meet the companies 'Uberfying' America's private jet market

BlackJet customers are charged a relatively modest membership fee of $5,000 per year, although that doesn’t include any actual flying. “The seat price is very affordable,” the company’s CEO Dean Rotchin told TNW. Similarly to JetMe, BlackJet doesn’t have its own fleet, but unlike the competitor it …

[OFFICIAL] Android Data Recovery: Recover Deleted Files from Android phones and tablets

Android Data Recovery<p>Recover deleted & lost photos, videos, audios, WhatsApp, text messages, contacts, call logs and documents from your Android …

Software

Articles about seattle home carefully blocks out neighbors while celebrating natural on Dwell.com - Dwell

Melding corrugated metal with Douglas Fir wood, a sustainable home in Seattle brings nature inside while preserving a couple’s...<p>Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka offers prefabs and custom-built log home kits at an affordable price.<p>Canadian architect Omar Gandhi and his team at Omar Gandhi Architect …

Prefab Homes

Carl Icahn has invested $100 million in Lyft at a $2.5 billion valuation

The company raised $150 million this time around at a $2.5 billion valuation. The other $50 million of this round of funding comes from anonymous sources.<p>Icahn believes "ridesharing is poised to become a fundamental component of our transportation infrastructure." The new investment gives him a 4% …

Venture Capital

Hilariously Indifferent Reactions To Some Of The World's Most Popular Tourist Destinations

Everyone's seen hilariously bad reviews on sites like Yelp and TripAdvisor. Negative feedback on popular tourist destinations (think: "soul destroying" at the Empire State Building) is entertaining and all, but unexpectedly casual, surprisingly passive reviews can sometimes be just as funny.<p>Here …

TripAdvisor

Here's why everyone wants to go to Milan this year

Flights to Milan from the US are regularly cheaper than they are to other European cities.<p>And with the euro near an all-time low, US visitors can take advantage of the shopping, dining, and nightlife the city has to offer.<p>Bottom line — if you see a great deal on a flight to Milan, book it. There's …

Italy

Leaked Document Reveals Details of Uber vs. Lyft Battle

Despite being up against $40 billion ridesharing juggernaut Uber, Lyft is still growing, according to a presentation Lyft prepared for investors in advance of its $530 million Series E round, announced in March.<p>Bloomberg obtained the presentation, which shows that Lyft is still experiencing growth, …

Lyft

Feds Charge New Chinese Moms as 'Birth Tourism' Fugitives

Ten customers of a Chinese "birth tourism" operation who defied orders to remain in the United States as witnesses have been hit with charges of obstruction of justice and contempt of court, federal authorities said on Wednesday.<p>The women paid up to $50,000 to give birth on American soil — making …

Obstruction of Justice

How Google Is Bringing Handwriting Back for Your Smartphone

Do you ever wish you could just write a note to someone rather than texting it out tap by tap on your smartphone? Well now you can, kind of. Google has released a Handwriting Input option that lets you write out a word (or emoji) on your phone or tablet, and then it understands whatever word you …

Android Phones

5 Reasons to Visit Tofino and Ucluelet, Vancouver Island

The party of Spanish naval officers who happened upon Tofino during the summer of 1792 might well be amused by the swelling popularity that has recently gripped this once-sleepy fishing village at the tip of the Esowista Peninsula on Vancouver Island. Just half an hour by Learjet from Vancouver, …

Vancouver Island

See the secret, tiny bedrooms flight attendants use on long-haul aircraft

But what if you're a member of the flight crew? It turns out that Boeing's 777 and 787 airliners have a secret stairway that leads to a tiny set of windowless bedrooms for flight attendants and pilots. After all, they also need sleep on journeys than can take 18 hours or more.<p>Passengers aren't …

Long Haul

7 Reasons To Travel To Cambodia Right Now

When the sun rises over Angkor Wat, it's easy to understand why the citizens of the ancient city of Angkor considered their leaders to be gods. The rising sun reflects off the massive stone temple complex and the thick green jungle that surrounds it, creating awesome hues of purple and blue and an …

Scenic day-long hikes: walking in New Zealand

New Zealand may be justifiably famous for its Great Walks and other multi-day hiking trails, but don’t break out the cooking stove and sleeping bag just yet. Much of the same wilderness can be explored on day hikes, which means less gear, less effort, and quite possibly more fun.<p>1. Twilight–Te …

Hiking

The 9 Worst-Designed Cities In The World

<i>By: Gianni Jaccoma</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock.com</i><p>From sky-scraping metropoles to up-and-coming centers breaking the "large town" mold, cities come in all shapes and sizes. But with that diversity comes one simple truth: no city is perfect. They constantly evolve, much like living beings, but sometimes, …

Urban Design

Woman Left With $16,251 Bill After 35-Minute Uber Ride

Originally it was $12,000, but Uber tacked on another $4,000 to her bill after she complained.<p>A Brooklyn, New York, woman was charged $12,251.49 for an UberX ride on March 28, 2015. Originally, Jaime Hessel was charged $56.40 for the trip, which she contested because she said the driver took an …

Congresswoman calls for probe into cellphone-slamming incident by federal agent

When authorities rolled into a South Gate neighborhood this past weekend and rounded up suspected members of an outlaw motorcycle gang, some of them wore vests that simply read "police" and drove unmarked cars and SUVs.<p>Resident Beatriz Paez, who was out for a Sunday stroll, came upon the scene and …

Why You Should Visit Copenhagen

I didn't know much about Denmark before I booked a flight to Copenhagen a couple of weeks ago. As a child I was enchanted by Hans Christian Andersen's fairytales; as an adult, by Disney's animated retelling of them (though who isn't, really? Only the soulless are impervious to the charms of <i>Frozen</i>). …

9 Tricks To Boost Your Home's Appeal For Less Than $400

<i>James Wells, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Revamping your home can cost a lot of money, but it doesn’t have to. These tips and tricks all fall around the $400 mark, which makes them affordable on even the strictest budgets. Whether you’re selling your home or just going for a new look, here are some simple …

Home Improvement

Interview: Turkish Airlines CEO Says His Airline Is Better and Different Than Gulf Carriers

Turkish Airlines CEO Temel Kotil has been at the helm of one of the world’s fastest-growing carriers for a decade, but looking back isn’t feasible …

19 Things You Need To Know Before Visiting South Carolina

South Carolina is home to some of the most beautiful (and romantic) places in the U.S.<p>Lakes, beaches, mountains, forests -- South Carolina truly has everything you could want in a vacation destination. It <i>also</i> has the best barbecue in the South, better peaches than Georgia and more intense college …

South Carolina

3 Hospitality Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Hospitality