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Why Elora Ontario Should Be Your Next Day Trip Destination

Elora is the perfect town for a day of fun, food, and relaxation.<p>June 19, 2018<p>Elora, Ontario, is a small town located north of Kitchener, exactly 1.5 …

Travel

San Diego Safari Park Travel Guide

A week ago I was fortunate enough to drive down to the San Diego Safari Park! My weekend was super packed (this little excursion, a 5K and then a …

San Diego

San Diego Travel Guide - Eleventh & Sixteenth

• Not sure if I am lucky or not but Isaac always makes sure we stay active, even on vacation. Lucky for us we found the hiking trails at Torrey Pines …

San Diego

The Best Outdoor Activities in San Diego

Save Place<p>In and of itself, kayaking is a perfectly lovely way to spend a morning or afternoon. But when you factor in caves, sea lions, dolphins, …

Travel

Get the Scoop on Seattle's Best Ice Cream

Although the first Seattle locations of Portland, Oregon-based gourmet ice creamery Salt & Straw opened in chilly February, local sweet tooths …

Ice Cream

The Best Restaurants in San Diego

Save Place<p>Given the lines you’ll almost inevitably find at the original Puesto—an authentic taqueria so beloved, it’s expanding into a small SoCal …

Travel

World Cup 2018: How to watch, when it starts, schedule and more

It's the biggest tournament for the biggest sport on Earth, and it comes around only once every four years. The 2018 FIFA World Cup will feature 32 teams and 64 games across four glorious weeks of action in Russia. In the US, Fox and FS1 will broadcast games in English, and Telemundo and NBC …

Soccer

Photos and videos show impressive new Apple store in Seattle’s University Village nearing completion [U]

After more than a year of construction work, Apple’s large new store located in Seattle’s University Village shopping center will soon be complete.<p>Since initial groundwork began early last year, images of the store under construction have shown continuous but metered progress as the structure rose. …

Apple Store

Elon Musk wants to combine Boring Company’s Hyperloop with SpaceX’s rockets to get anywhere on earth in less than an hour

Elon Musk’s vision for the Boring Company becomes clearer as the CEO reveals that he plans on combining the startup’s hyperloop technology with SpaceX’s plan to use its latest rocket program to create a transportation system to get anywhere on earth in less than an hour.<p>A year ago, when unveiling …

Apple’s ‘butterfly’ MacBook keyboard problems bring class action lawsuit

A lawsuit filed in federal court claims that the keyboard used in all the MacBook Pros and MacBooks made in the past few years is defective. The plaintiffs request that this be made into a class-action lawsuit, and that Apple be required to replace all the affected keyboards at no cost to users.<p>The …

Facebook was tracking your text message and phone call data. Now what?

If you installed a Facebook app to your Android smartphone, odds are good that Facebook has been logging your phone calls and text message data ever …

14 Gorgeous Islands in Europe That Americans Always Overlook

Europe is chock-full of islands -- big ones, little ones, hot ones, cold ones, and hell, even one confusingly called “Ireland.” Most tourists stick …

European Travel

A new 400-player battle royale game has a teaser trailer

<b>An upcoming battle royale game – the genre that launched into the stratosphere since the impact of PUBG – promises 400-player matches.</b>It’s called</i> …

Gaming

How to connect HomePod to your Apple TV

Apple’s HomePod is a smart speaker, but primarily it’s just a very good speaker. Siri is the (often frustrating) icing on possibly the best AirPlay speaker around.<p>Because the HomePod creates a wide stereo audio image, it’s also going to be great for watching movies. Today we’ll see how to hook up …

Smart TV

Use of sand vests to calm children with ADHD sparks concern

Experts divided over heavy weights adopted by 200 schools in Germany to curb students’ restlessness<p>German schools are increasingly asking unruly and hyperactive children to wear heavy sand-filled vests in an effort to calm them and keep them on their seats, despite the misgivings of some parents …

Autism

Noon makes your lights smart without a single smart bulb

Smart lights can be a huge convenience, but too many still fail the most basic test: can you turn them on and off with a light switch, without messing everything up?<p>So instead of making smart lights, a new startup named Noon has decided to make smart light switches — transforming your regular …

Destiny 2: How to get past level 265

This is where the game changes completely<p><i>Destiny 2</i> is actually two different games, and it’s best to make peace with that fact as soon as possible.<p>The strategies and play habits that you used to get your character to power level 265 or so suddenly become useless. That means it’s time to change how …

Acquainted

Synthetic muscle breakthrough could lead to 'lifelike' robots

A breakthrough in soft robotics means scientists are now one step closer to creating lifelike machines. Researchers at Columbia Engineering have developed a 3D printed synthetic tissue that can act as active muscle. The material, which can push, pull, bend, and twist (thanks to its use of silicone …

Robotics

Tesla's new Solar Roof is actually cheaper than a normal roof

Good news for those who have been eyeing Tesla’s new Solar Roof – the company just announced pricing for its photovoltaic tiles, and they come in at …

Tesla

The Asus ZenScreen is the best-looking portable USB-C monitor

Available in July<p>Eight months after it was announced at IFA, Asus is finally ready to begin selling its portable USB-C monitor. The Asus ZenScreen MB16AC is a 15.6-inch full HD display that comes in at just 8mm thick and features a foldable smart case that can act as a stand.<p><img …

Ikea’s smart light bulbs will work with Amazon Alexa, Apple Siri and Google Assistant

Ikea’s smart light bulbs will answer to voice commands starting this summer. The company announced in a Swedish-language press release that its smart lighting product line, called Trådfri, will work with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple Siri and HomeKit.<p>Right now, Trådfri can only be …

This $22 under-bed LED lighting system is our new favorite thing in the world

Remember when we first introduced you to LED backlighting for your TV? Remember how it blew your mind and completely changed your TV viewing …

Logitech K780 Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard goes to $60 at Amazon

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon offers the Logitech K780 Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard for <b>$59.99 shipped</b>. That’s a $20 savings off the list price, down …

Tesla shows off a new Panasonic-made low-profile residential solar panel

Tesla is still hoping to begin installations of its solar roof tile product later this year, but that’s not really a great option unless you’re building new or replacing your existing roof, so it makes sense that it would continue to also offer retrofit solar options, like the new Panasonic panels …

New York Architects Plan Enormous Skyscraper Hanging From An Asteroid In Space

The quest to cram ever more human beings into ever-decreasing square footage of city real estate continues – with a skyscraper suspended from an asteroid.<p>A New York architecture firm is proposing a design for the world’s tallest building Analemma Tower, which would hang down from the sky suspended …

Skyscrapers

IBM built an atomic hard drive

While the rush to keep pace with Moore's Law is getting rather "chaotic", researchers at IBM announced on Wednesday that they have drastically reduced the space required to store a bit of information down to that of a single atom.<p>This tiny advancement in storage technology, is a big deal. Given …

Rare Earth

BetterTouchTool is the best app for the MacBook Pro Touch Bar

In the months since Apple introduced the new MacBook Pro, with its distinctive Touch Bar display above the laptop’s keyboard, more and more developers have updated Mac apps with support for the component — from Chrome to Evernote, from documentation app Dash to Instagram client Flume.<p>Typically, …

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5 games you can play on your MacBook Pro's Touch Bar

The MacBook Pro's TouchBar can be useful within apps, providing shortcuts to extra functionality and features. However, there's more to the tiny strip of touchscreen on Apple's MacBook Pro. Games! That's right, the TouchBar is a gaming workhorse. Well, maybe that's taking it a bit far, but you can …

MacBook Pro