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It's Official: These are the Best Museums in the World

Before traveling, it's important to do your research - but how do you decide which reviews are legit and which aren't? Rather than scanning the web …

The Best Italian Islands You've Never Heard Of

You love Sicily, Sardinia and Capri—but so does every other tourist. Italy has more than 350 sea islands alone, so this summer, head to one of these equally beautiful, but lesser-known Italian spots to soak in all that Mediterranean wonder—without the crowds.

The 8 most important features of Samsung’s new Galaxy S8 phone

Samsung may still be trying to make up for its debilitating hardware nightmare, but it has one distinct advantage: it’s launching its new flagship phone, the Galaxy S8, early enough in the year that it gets to help establish a new standard for what a 2017 premium smartphone <i>should</i> be. One analyst …

This Prefab Cabin Was Built in 10 Days for Only $80,000

The cabin is in Russia, but the builder is now accepting pre-orders in the U.S.<p>Nestled in the woods of Kazan, a city in southwest Russia, sits a 1,184-square-foot DublDom, one of several DublDom modular prefab homes designed by the Moscow-based architect firm, Bio Architects.<p>What makes the DublDom …

Prefab Homes

Google will kill its beloved Android launcher

Android may get a wee bit uglier this spring.<p>Google will discontinue its beloved Google Now Launcher app on March 1, according to an email to phone …

Girl Posted Sexy Selfie To Show Off Her Dress, But The Internet Saw So Much More

People post sexy selfies online hoping they'll get the attention and likes they need to bolster their self esteem, and because the poser is the focus …

Tesla driver stranded in the desert after smartphone app failure

A Tesla driver was stranded in Red Rock Canyon near Las Vegas after the car's keyless control app suddenly stopped working.<p>Interested in testing a feature that lets Tesla owners unlock and power their car using their smartphone, Ryan Negri decided to leave his keys at home when he went for a drive …

Watch this guy finish Skyrim using only voice commands

The fun begins at 6 p.m. ET<p>Rudeism, the cheerful Kiwi whose stock-in-trade is "playing games wrong," is set to wrap up <i>The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim</i> using only voice commands.<p>For someone who has hit level 100 in <i>World of Warcraft</i> using a dancepad, played <i>Rocket League</i> with a guitar controller and played</i> …

Rocket League

15 mountain holidays to conquer in your lifetime

It was my father who introduced my younger brothers and sister and I to the joys of the mountains. Although not strictly a mountaineer himself, he led us on “expeditions” into the wilds of the Peak District and ascents of summits such as the Shivering Mountain, or Mam Tor as it is more commonly …

True wireless charging is almost ready

Three years running, I've visited Energous at CES to be pitched on its wireless vision for the future of charging. This time, things are a little different. It's not announcing a manufacturing milestone or touting independent verification of its WattUp charging tech. Instead, it's actually …

Samsung’s new soundbar and speakers use algorithms to offer hyper realistic sounds

Samsung has announced its latest home entertainment products ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show(CES) in Las Vegas.<p>The line-up includes the H7 …

WeMo's smart home upgrades include a dimmer switch

Belkin is continuing its quest to cover virtually every aspect of your smart home. Its WeMo brand is kicking off CES with two devices that promise to be handy even for those devices that don't have any intelligence of their own. The centerpiece is the WeMo Dimmer, a light switch that promises more …

Home Automation

17 Google products you've never heard of

Most of us have heard of Google's well-publicized moonshots: Self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, internet-beaming balloons, and more.<p>While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly …

Revealed: where millennials want to go on holiday

Bathing in the Blue Lagoon of Iceland is the most coveted travel expereince amongst millennials (those born between the early Eighties and early 2000s), according to a new survey.<p>The top ranking of the country, known for its otherworldly glacial landscape, should come as no surprise; Iceland has …

Costa Rica

Bratislava, Slovakia where you can afford real life one hour from Vienna

Bratislava on the Danube River is the capital city and largest city in Slovakia at 450,000 residents. The location is unique for a capital city with …

2020TECH: How To Download Premium or Paid Apps For Free into Your Android Device.

How To Download Premium or Paid Apps For Free into Your Android Device.<p><b>How To Download Premium Apps For Free into Your Android Device.</b><p>Here in this …

Five reasons not to share your children’s ‘back-to-school’ picture on social media

Social media has been awash with ‘back-to-school’ photographs for the past week. It’s become a modern-day tradition – from images of newborns in the …

Social Media

5 European destinations that are totally underrated (plus 3 that are a little overrated)

I RECENTLY QUIT MY JOB in New York City to circumnavigate the globe by couch-surfing through my social network, and my first stop was Europe. Though …

A Beginner’s Guide To Buying a Drone

You’ve decided it’s time to plunk some cash down on a drone, but where do even you begin? There are so many different types to choose from, and each …

Drones

This is the most practical travel gadget you'll ever use

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>Amazon</b> Whether for work or pleasure, traveling shouldn't be stressful. But if you're the type who can't stop using things with screens …

Allow Me to Tell You Why Giving Yourself Your First Brazilian Is a Terrible Idea

This article first appeared on xoVain. For more stories like this, visit xovain.com now.<p>If something sounds like a bad idea, there's a strong chance …

24 books to read this summer that will change your life forever, according to my coworkers

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move us, give us new perspectives, and help shape us. And the most powerful ones change our lives forever.<p>I asked my Business Insider colleagues to share …

8 incredible photos of Australia that were taken by drone

Drones have ushered in a whole new era of aerial photography.<p>Gabriel Scanu, a content curator based in Sydney, Australia, is just one of many experimenting with drone photography. His photos of Sydney and the nearby coastline are breathtaking to say the least.

WhatsApp now has Windows and Mac desktop apps

You don’t get to a billion active users by ignoring platforms. (Except BB10, even WhatsApp can’t be bothered with BB10 anymore).<p>Joining the Android, Apple, Windows Phone, Symbian and Nokia S40 (yes, really) apps, WhatsApp now has desktop apps for Windows and Mac OS.<p>The apps are very similar to …

This is the best way to wash your hands - according to science

A new study by researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University has confirmed that a hand-washing method recommended by the World Health Organisation for health care professionals is superior to an alternative method recommended by America's Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.<p>Researchers observed …

London passive house demonstrates that you don't have to trade BTUs for beauty

There are a lot of architects and designers who are not crazy about the Passivhaus or Passive House concept. It's based on hitting difficult targets …

Architecture

AIA announces top 10 housing projects for 2016 awards

The American Institute of Architects has announced its top 10 American housing projects of 2016, including a group of treehouse-like cabins in …

25 fun, affordable places to retire around the world

Retirement means more than golf and gardening for an increasing number of Americans looking for fun outdoor activities, international adventures and cutting-edge cuisine later in life.<p>And while there are countries, cities and states that offer more affordability for retirees, the best place to …