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Pinterest's 10 Most-Pinned Travel Destinations Will Give You a Serious Case of Wanderlust

We’re just a couple of months away from the official start of summer, which means it’s time to <i>actually</i> start planning something for all those …

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

European Travel

Meet Sounds, A Music App That Lets You Share Songs On Instagram

What if the Instagram of song samples was… Instagram? This is what a French startup is currently noticing with its latest app. Sounds is an iPhone and Android app that lets you discover music and also seamlessly share your favorite songs to multiple social networks, including Instagram, Snapchat, …

5 apps that showcase 3D Touch’s true potential

So, you’re one of 13 million people to get a brand new iPhone 6S over the launch weekend. Congratulations, you now have access to a faster phone — potentially a rose gold one, better cameras, stronger aluminum and of course, 3D Touch. The latter is actually extremely useful, but it’s only as useful …

Apps

Anki's phone-controlled slot car racer goes into Overdrive

Anki, makers of the Drive racing game that lets players control toy cars with their phones, has launched the second version of its popular title with all-new vehicles and a modular track system, and it’s coming to the UK next month.<p>Overdrive introduces four new futuristic cars to challenge friends …

Supercars

Adblockers are the most popular apps for iOS 9

Less than 24 hours after the release of iOS 9, it’s interesting to see that adblockers are shooting to the top of the charts in the App Store worldwide.<p>Content blockers, which allow users to block advertising, trackers and third-party scripts for the first time, are one the major new features on …

Ad Blocking

Build a Superhuman Upper Body With This Workout

<b></b>Build a Superhuman Upper Body With This WorkoutThis just in — your upper-body workout just isn’t cutting it anymore. The problem with most programs …

Workouts

Apple Music Tidbits: Nicknames, Playlist Management, and More

Apple's new subscription-based music service launched earlier this week, and even if you've taken advantage of Apple's free three-month trial to see if it is worth your dime and time, there are a few things you may not have discovered yet about its features.<p>While our Getting Started guide gives an …

Best Looking Apps for Apple Watch

One thing that a few tech sites including ourselves have been forgetting, in the wake of the Apple Watch launch, is that this new wearable device is …

Apps

Letter to My Younger Self | by Pete Sampras

Dear 16-year-old Pete,<p>You’re about to go pro, and you’re pretty excited. Deep in your heart you know you’re eventually going to succeed. But believe …

The Best Apple Watch Apps to Download ASAP

The Apple Watch is rolling into retail stores, and we've been browsing the app store to pick out the best downloads for our devices. Whether you're …

This app uses your Apple Watch to share your social media contact details

Using mobile devices to wirelessly exchange contact information was popular even way back in the days of the Palm Pilot.<p>Now a new app called youPass …

There are only three good apps for the Apple Watch

The apps stink.<p>In fact, besides the apps from Apple that come preinstalled on the watch, I've only found three apps so far that are actually useful. The others are either too slow or try too hard to mimic the smartphone experience on a tiny screen strapped to your wrist.<p>Here are the third-party …

WatchAware: 10 useful Apple Watch tips

Recently get your Apple Watch? I bet there’s a bunch of little things you didn’t know you could do. With the introduction of Force Touch and other …

This iPhone attachment promises DSLR quality shots

DxO One, a new attachment for your iPhone, claims it’ll bring DSLR-quality photos to your smartphone and tablet.<p>The new gadget resembles those popular old Sony Handycams and attaches to the bottom of your iPhone or iPad via the Lightning port to add an extra higher-quality camera.<p>In the tiny …

The 10 best widgets for your iPhone Notification Center

Widgets probably make for some of the most helpful features in iOS 8, since they let apps display information right on your lock screen or from …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

If You Want to Lose Weight, Don't Pick Your Own Diet

The best diet is the one you’ll stick to, but a new study suggests that might not be the one you’d pick for yourself.<p>In the experiment published in …

22 Things You Probably Didn’t Know Your Apple Watch Could Do

You probably haven't had a ton of time with your Apple Watch, but even if you have, there are some features you might not know about yet.

Smartwatches

5 Outrageous Luxury Hotels Now Underway

Scores of luxury hotels debut all over the globe each year—and while every shiny new development strives to shatter the industry’s gold standard in terms of services and amenities, some aim to stand out from the pack in a far more daring way.<p>The following soon-to-be lodges—from a waterfront resort …

Architecture

This App Turns Your $600 Apple Watch Into A $20 Casio Calculator Watch

Plenty of people have compared the Apple Watch to the classic Casio calculator watch; these guys went ahead and made the inevitable app. Meet GeekWatch — the app that turns your Apple Watch into an old-school calculator watch.<p>I mean, sure — you could buy a calculator watch on Amazon for like 15 …

How to Customize Your New Apple Watch

Here's a guide to the Apple Watch's main settings, which can let you feel like you’re in control of the watch, rather than the other way around.<p>So you got an Apple Watch. Or you’re still obsessively tracking the shipping data for the one you preordered.<p>Once you have it, how do you <i>really</i> make it …

14 Smoothie Super-Boosters

Smoothies

10 Super Foods to Help You Quickly Build Muscle and Lose Weight

In order to build muscle and lose weight you need a variety of veggies, carbs, fruits, proteins, and healthy fats. In order to quickly build muscle …

Pebble Smartstraps Are Coming—And Here's What They Might Do

One of the most intriguing—yet still underappreciated—elements of Pebble’s latest flagship smartwatch, the Pebble Time, was the late-breaking announcement that the gadget will support “smartstraps.”<p>Smartstraps are basically hardware extensions to the smartwatch that can augment its capabilities or …

9 Tips for Faster Wi-Fi Streaming

The cable plan you signed up for promised up to 300Mbps of blistering Internet speed, but reality has proven to be somewhat different. You’re barely …

The perfect workout to improve form, build muscle, and boost mobility

Talk to enough big, strong guys with admirable physiques and you’ll notice that one complaint keeps coming up: They’re all hurt.<p>There seems to be an …