Samar Dhurandhar

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The 25 best places to visit in Europe in 2017

Europe is so full of amazing travel destinations that it can be hard to settle on where to actually go when you're planning a trip.<p>To help you narrow down that list, TripAdvisor has released a ranking of the top 25 destinations to visit on the continent.<p>The travel planning site used an algorithm to …

European Travel

The One Thing You Must Do In Each Country, According To Tourists

You'll either love this map or hate it.<p>If you could only do one thing in each country you visited, what would it be?<p>U.K. travel site Vouchercloud compiled a map that shows the top-rated “Thing to Do” on TripAdvisor in nations around the world. And while some picks seem on-point, others may sound …

Travel

How to Find the Best Restaurants in a New City, According to Top Chefs and Foodies

While on the go, the average traveler might typically defer to a quick internet search to help guide them to the best food. But the problem with a …

Revealed: Secret list of Netflix codes that unlock hidden list of films and TV shows

Good news for Netflix users - you can use hidden codes to make searching the extensive streaming site easier.<p>It seems not all content appears when …

TV shows

How to Get Actionable Data from Google Analytics in 10 Minutes

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Google Analytics.There aren’t many free, intuitive programs that give you the kind of super-valuable …

7 Hacks Guaranteed to get you Killer deals on Airfare

Shares 559<p>Buying flights at full fare is a thing of the past. Now-a-days with so many error fares, booking engines which let you search for months …

Hindu Traditions - 20 Amazing Scientific Reasons Behind It

What are the rituals and practices of Hinduism? What is the science behind Hindu traditions?<p>Hindus have a tradition of paying regards to Sun God …

Surge of data from cars could be big moneymaker. Do automakers have mettle to harness it?

When cars exit the tunnel of the next 15 years, they'll be like giant smartphones.<p>Their sensors will capture sight, sound and motion and transmit the information to the Internet quickly and affordably. The $100-billion app economy built on data from smartphones would look small compared with the …

17 exhilarating road trips to restore your faith in adventure

When I first began writing about cars, going on a road trip meant high adventure off the beaten track, going it alone, triumph over adversity, unexpected new friendships – and a world of discovery. Today, with the rise of convenient self-drive packages that take care of car hire, route planning, …

Marketing faces death by algorithm unless it finds a new code

As artificial intelligence becomes more widespread, marketing strategies must be both human-focused and optimised for machine algorithms.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most-hyped topics in advertising right now. Brands are increasingly finding that they need to market to intelligent …

Analytics CEO makes a passionate case against marketing attribution

<i>The following is a guest post by Sergio Maldonado, the founder and CEO of Sweetspot Intelligence. The above cartoon by Tom Fishburne was not part of</i> …

Big Data

18 Creepy True Crime Podcasts That'll Keep You Up At Night

Sweet dreams.<p>Note: Submissions have been edits for length/clarity.

Meet the Cheap Airfare Site That Airlines Don't Want You to Know About

Skiplagged.com uses a little-known secret among frequent fliers to help people find cheaper plane tickets.<p>Tech-savvy travelers have been leaning on …

21 Remarkable Indian Films That Won International Appreciation But Are Hardly Known To Indians

There is absolutely no dearth of creativity in India. The entertainment and film industry have produced some spectacular masterpieces that have not …

Film Festivals

Tumblr Is Getting Into Live Video, But It’s Completely Different Than Facebook or Periscope

Yahoo-owned Tumblr wants in on livestreaming, and it's taking a different route than Facebook or Twitter's Periscope app. Today the site is launching …

11 Inspiring YouTube Travel Channels to Follow | The Planet D

<i>Last week GrrlTraveler shared a with us list of the best travel channels on Youtube. We loved finding new people follow, as well as seeing that some</i> …

Travel

15 Documentaries You Have To Watch If You Haven't Already

Featuring The Jinx, When the Levees Broke, and What Happened, Miss Simone?

14 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

Rich people appreciate the power of learning long after college is over.<p>"The world class knows that college is just the beginning of lifelong learning," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold in his book, "How Rich People Think." "That's why you'll see the great ones attending seminars, …

Personal Finance

The best music documentaries of the last sixteen years

It’s been 16 years since The Avalanches came, sampled and conquered with <i>Since I Left You</i>, an album supposedly stitched from 3,500 sources, each slowly revealing themselves over multiple listens. For instance, “Electricity” can be spun hundreds of times before a 10-second snippet of “Da Funk” is …

Scott Walker

New Zealand: Five ways to see the world's best country

For the fourth consecutive year, New Zealand has been named the world's best country by readers of Telegraph Travel.<p>If you are planning to visit soon but are confused by the vast array of tours on offer, we've handpicked some of the best itineraries which take in the country's most beautiful stops, …

The top 10 places to view the sunset in Toronto

Places to watch the sunset with sweeping views of Toronto in the foreground aren't quite as plentiful as you might think. Sure there are excellent …

Top 10 Best Dumbbell Exercises to Explode Your Arm Muscles

To build big arm muscles you need to work them intensely and with heavy weights. Dumbbell exercises are the best for that because they allow you to …

Workouts

This Software Could Persuade More People to Open Your Marketing Emails

Persado founder and CEO Alex Vratskides loves it when his sales team arranges trials of his company’s email marketing software.<p>The challenge to …

4 Ways To Find Cheap Flights

Airfare is often the biggest travel expense, and though you can often avoid high costs by redeeming miles or points, this isn’t always a possibility. Whether your rewards account balances are low, you’re battling airline blackout dates or you simply want to earn miles on a paid ticket, it helps to …

12 Google Analytics Custom Reports to Help You Grow Faster

“<i>Statistics are like bikinis. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital</i>,” said Aaron Levenstein, a former professor of business …

Analytics

11 true-crime documentaries to watch that are as jarring as ‘Making a Murderer’

Whether or not you believe Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey are guilty of the murder of Teresa Halbach, the Netflix docuseries raised uncomfortable and worthwhile questions about how the US justice system works and its failings.<p>And while "Making a Murderer" is widely acclaimed, it's not the first …

Making a Murderer

Four trends that will shape digital media in 2016

"Out with the old and in with the new" is one of those sayings that is most commonly used around the holiday and New Year's.<p>But increasingly, we're seeing that this is the standard motto of fast moving industries, like digital marketing and social media.<p>If 2015 taught us anything, it's that today's …