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Nomad ChargeKey review: a must-have iPhone charger for your keychain

When it comes to my phone, I’m not a big accessories guy. I own a spare charging cable and way too many cases, but no crazy docks, speakers, camera …

Gear & Gadgets

Staying Charged at CES

I went to CES last week. Unlike last year when we descended on Las Vegas for the full six days required for journalists to fully exhaust themselves …

Gear & Gadgets

Evomail+ for iPhone arrives as a rebuilt, redesigned email client for iOS 7

I think it’s safe to say we all have a love/hate relationship with our email. We either get too much of it to deal with, we hate the way it works, or …

iOS

Bound to a Tainted Public Perception

The one thing Kanye wouldn’t say — Jay Z doesn’t deserve nine Grammy nominations.It’s clearly evident that many people these days don’t like Kanye …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds review: as a picture

<i>The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds</i> is one hell of a risk.<p>More than two decades after <i>The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past</i> was widely regarded as one of the greatest games of all time, Nintendo is doing the unthinkable with a direct sequel. There are no nebulous allusions to hidden …

RPGs

Thanksgiving in Mongolia

Adventure and heartbreak at the edge of the earth.<p>My favorite game when I was a child was Mummy and Explorer. My father and I would trade off roles: one of us had to lie very still with eyes closed and arms crossed over the chest, and the other had to complain, “I’ve been searching these pyramids …

Genghis Khan

13-inch Macbook Pro with Retina display (2013) Review

There are some products that are great, and then there are some that just hit that elusive sweet spot. Last week, I picked up the newest version of …

Laptops

We have News | Online News and other fun stuff on the web

October 24, 2017 by BenchMark Website Design No Comments Share this<p>In the United States, on average, about 40 to 50 percent of couples who marry, …

Tom Petty

Kanye West Knows You Think He Sounded Nuts on Kimmel

Here are three stories.<p>I'm 9 or 10 and my mother and I are on a cross-country road trip when we decide to stop for breakfast at a small diner in …

Jimmy Kimmel

I Am Canadian, A Reply to Bell’s Open Letter

Dear Mr. Cope,<p>Amongst your many traits as CEO of Bell Canada Enterprises (BCE), tenacity, enthusiasm for your trade, and perseverance top the list. …

Wireless

So where's the 5-inch iPhone?

Rumors of a bigger iPhone, though not as persistent as rumors of a less-expensive iPhone, have persisted for a couple of years now. While rumors of …

iOS

Creativity and Commerce - Magazine - Art in America

The relationship between creativity and commerce has always been vexed—perhaps never more so than today. Few would deny that the art world has grown …

Keith Haring

Date With A Glasshole: Google Glass Dating 101, A Report From The Field

I am a pioneer (ahem, <i>Explorer</i>) tasked with testing the developer edition of Google Glass, arguably technology’s biggest quantum leap forward since the advent of the tablet. The start of Google I/O today will no doubt bring a critical mass of Glass wearers into San Francisco, making its social …

Google Glass

Obsessed with the Now: Douglas Rushkoff and the threat of 'Present Shock'

Douglas Rushkoff is a man ready to talk. As a media theorist, he has a lot of ideas about everything, and he’d like to share them with you. His new book, <i>Present Shock</i>, is his effort to describe "right now," whatever that is — and how we deal with it. What’s most surprising about the book is perhaps …

The Luckiest Village in the World

It was a tiny town of farmers, a village where everyone knew everyone and nearly all struggled to make ends meet. But then, a few days before Christmas, they won the largest lottery in the history of Spain. The entire town. All of them. (Well, almost all of them.) Instantly, Sodeto became known as …

John Deere