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Why He Kayaked Across the Atlantic at 70 (for the Third Time)

For Aleksander Doba, pitting himself against the wide-open sea — storms, sunstroke, monotony, hunger and loneliness — is a way to feel alive in old age.

Old Age

The Cheapest First Class Flight In The World: Fly SWISS For $400!

First Class on SWISS airlines is the real deal. Great food, great service and the airline operates out of Zurich airport, with the only airport train …

How to prepare yourself for driving in Europe

Driving in a new country can be discouraging in the beginning, especially if you are not used to the driving rules in Europe.<p>Yet driving a car often …

Autonomous Cars

Qantas flight attendant, Anastasia Andreev, shared her in-flight secrets

<b>MAKE UP</b><p>The Qantas standard for make-up is pretty simple — mascara and lip colour (sounds easy enough, right?) But it’s what goes into the preparation …

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

11 Best Countries That Actually Love Having American Tourists

One of the strangest sensations when traveling abroad as an American is the heightened sense of your American-ness. That I’m-from-anywhere accent you …

Top 10

This tiny Wi-Fi router is probably better than yours, and it’s less than $11

If you follow the BGR Deals team and you’ve already scored one of the lightning-fast Wi-Fi routers we’ve recommended, this post isn’t for you. But if …

This Clever Case Cures All The Problems With The iPhone 7

You know, if you don't have any AirPods just lying around.<p>Just about everyone outside of Apple HQ thinks that the omission of the headphone jack on the shiny new iPhone 7 is a cruel and terrible idea, so fortunately, one clever company has found a solution.<p>Daptr is creating a case that adds a 3.5mm …

Mobile Technology

How to add, delete and rearrange apps in the new Apple Watch dock

Apple Watch is getting a UI makeover with watchOS 3 which completely changes how you interact with apps, making them faster and easier to access thanks to the all new Dock feature.<p>Now when wearers press the side button on Apple Watch, instead of bringing up your favorite contacts, the watch brings …

Chipgate: How to tell if your iPhone 6s has a crappy A9 chip

Not all iPhones 6s units are created equal, and yours just might have a weaker processor thanks to Samsung. Chipgate rocked the Internet with the revelation that Apple used two different suppliers for the A9 chips in its latest iPhones and one processor looks like a serious under-performer.<p>Even …

Researchers unearth scary new iOS malware, but Apple says it won’t affect devices with iOS 8.4 or later

Gone are the days when iOS malware reports were a rare thing. Following a wave of malware attacks on the iPhone and iPad – including a massive App …

Apps

34 iOS 9 tips you should know (pictures)

Apps

Track flights with iOS 9 and El Capitan’s secret tool

If you travel a lot, iOS 9 and El Capitan have a hidden feature just for you.<p>Apple’s latest operating systems (both of which are currently in beta) offer a way to keep tabs on airline flights. Here’s how to access this hidden new feature.<p>The flight-tracking feature is powered by a new data detector …

My favorite Apple Watch apps for June 26, 2015

This week’s favorite Apple Watch apps are going to fall into three categories: fun, useful, and entertaining. The majority of the time, these favs …

Apps

Hands-on with an affordable alternative to Apple’s Link Bracelet for Apple Watch

When Apple first announced Apple Watch, one of the things I was most excited about was the ability to use third-party bands. I was surprised when Apple announced the capability and even though I was pretty sure I was going to buy an Apple Watch, third-party band support solidified my choice. Apple …

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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, …

Buyers Guide To Makeup Brushes

1/32<p><b>The BB/CC Cream Brush</b><p>Use this mixed fiber brush to deliver a perfect, feather-light application of your favorite BB cream, CC cream or tinted …

Makeup

Cleansing Water: A Makeup Artist’s Best-Kept Secret

When makeup artists and models hit Paris for fashion week, the runway shows aren’t their only destination. They also flock to Parisian pharmacies to …

Skin Care

How To Curl Lashes (the Right Way)

As a boy, I always took my mom’s lash curler from her vanity and curled my own lashes. One of the reasons I fell in love with makeup was because of …

The (5) most useful accessibility features on the iPad

One of the lesser know features of iOS that adds an incredible amount of functionality to the iPad is Accessibility. Unfortunately, not many people are aware of the many benefits gained with Accessibility–and even fewer are aware of how to access them on their iPad even if they wanted to. For the …

Accessibility

How to wipe your phone or tablet before you sell it

Here is how to wipe your personal data from a mobile device the right way before trading up to a new model.<p>Trading in or selling your old mobile device? Wipe it the right way to reduce the risk of personal data falling into the wrong hands.<p>Remember that no method apart from physically destroying …

Windows Phone

How to delete iMessages on iPhone and iPad

You can't delete iMessages or SMS/MMS on someone else's iPhone or iPad — so always be careful what you send — but you can delete any record of them …

How to mute, block, and report spam on iMessage for iPhone and iPad

Just because anyone <i>can</i> send you an iMessage on your iPhone or iPad doesn't mean you have to let them. If you're getting messaged too often, if you …

8 Lesser Known, but Very Useful, Apple Mac Utilities

Your Mac comes with a bunch of Apps pre-installed, neatly organized in the Applications folder. You’ve got the iWork suite, AddressBook, iCal and some other useful applications. Also in there is another folder called Utilities.<p>You might have used a few of the applications within it, but there’s …

15 great tricks to master Apple’s iOS 8

So, you just downloaded iOS 8. Looks pretty familiar, right? Certainly, last year's switch from iOS 6 to iOS 7 -- which saw Apple ditch the iPhone's …

HomeKit in iOS 8: Explained

HomeKit is the name for Apple's home automation framework for developers. With HomeKit, our iPhones and iPads will have a rational way to configure, …