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OTP's Favorite Travel Apps of 2013

New apps to color the road from point A to point B (and one to keep you alive should point C be passed-out drunk in a ditch.)<p>Photo by: Ethan Hein<p>Whether you count digital sheep to sleep or spend nights scrolling through on-demand sex dates, over a million apps exist to make your life easier (or at …

How Independent Collection is Trying to Build a 21st Century Hotel Brand

In mid-December, the Independent Collection hotel group announced its purchase of two boutique hotels in Miami Beach, both part of Marriott’s fast …

The Top 10 Travel Quirks of 2013

Last year I traveled an average of twice a month, mostly with groups of strangers: other writers and PR reps who I'd be meeting for the first time in an airport lounge or at a Caribbean resort cocktail reception. One of my favorite ways to break the ice is to ask my companions to share their …

5 Hospitality Trends We’re Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

The Best of Intelligent Travel

We publish new travel stories all the time on the Intelligent Travel blog network, but there are a few that really got your attention this year.<p><b>In case you missed them, here are the 13 most popular posts of 2013:</b><p><b>> Then + Now: Machu Picchu</b><p>National Geographic Adventures team lead and accomplished …

10 Tech Necessities for Travel: Stay Grounded While Up in the Air

Travel interrupts our naturally scheduled programming and is an easy scapegoat for not maintaining our health, productivity or communication. Don't let a change of scenery spoil your New Year's resolutions -- gear up for 2014 with these 10 apps and gadgets to help make your travel experiences …

Why 2014 could be the most interesting year in technology in a long time

<i>Join Quartz technology, science and health editor Christopher Mims, Re/code co-executive editor Kara Swisher, and Wall Street Journal technology columnist Farhad Manjoo in a video chat this Wednesday January 8 at 1 p.m. ET. You can submit questions on Twitter with the hashtag #techin2014, on our</i> …

LifeCross Traffic Light Pole Can Keep Rescue Equipment and First Aid Kit

Nowadays, car market in China is booming, thanks to many affordable cars made available to Chinese people. This trend also means the increase in …

Tablet Desk 2.0

Deceptively simple and highly adaptable, the Bee9 Tablet Desk 2.0 is designed to redefine not what a desk is, but where you can put it. Its simple …

How Design Thinking Could Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick

Introducing Design for Living, an advice column in which we apply design thinking to everyday problems. In the debut column, Clear app designer Phill Ryu tackles New Year’s resolutions.<p>If design isn’t just “how it looks, but how it works,” then we should be able to apply it anywhere–even to the …

Why You Should Read More Novels

Neuroscientsts find that reading stories can lead to biological changes in the brain.<p>Bibliophiles are right–a book can change your life. Immersing yourself in a fictional story can lead to changes in brain function for up to five days, according to a recent study published in <i>Brain …

4 Tips On Staying Creative From Noma Star Chef Rene Redzepi

Rene Redzepi of Noma reinvented how we eat. Now, with a new book out, he speaks with Co.Design about staying creative, developing intuition, and finding inspiration.<p>At just 35, Rene Redzepi is the master chef of Noma, a two Michelin Star restaurant in Copenhagen that serves fanatical foodies “new …

What Should Designers Do With A Tablet So Cheap It’s Disposable?

Datawind is releasing a $38 Android tablet in the U.S. Disruption ahead.<p>The Aakash 2 tablet made headlines last year for two reasons: its ridiculously cheap price (about $40, even less when subsidized by the Indian government), and the ambitions of its manufacturer, Datawind, which wants to …

This Interactive Map Shows How Far You Could Travel In 24 Hours

Think your holiday flights were long? Think again.<p>At a time of year in which most of us are recovering from cramped flights, jet lag, and layovers, it’s easy to forget just how good humans have become at traveling distances that would have seemed virtually insurmountable a couple of hundred years …

More Repurposed Pianos

One of last year's entries to make the 2013 roundup was this piano that was converted into a workbench. Any time you've got 300-plus pounds of …

Articles about 9 stainless steel kitchens on Dwell.com - Dwell

The authority on prefabricated stainless steel railing systems offers an AIA-approved continuing education course for trade...<p>Though kitchen cabinets play the obvious role of storing food goods, dinnerware, and pots and pans, they also have a powerful...<p>One ground-shaking day in January this year …

Culinary Photographers Create Edible Backdrops for a World of Miniature Inhabitants | Colossal

<p>Against a tasty backdrop of pastries, fruit, and vegetables, photographers Pierre Javelle and Akiko Ida have created a series of humorous dioramas …

Better Than Clap-On/Clap-Off

One of the first implementations of Apple’s iBeacon technology, Zuli smartplugs connect/alert each other when the user is nearby, turning on or off …

Articles about dwells top homes 2013 part one on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project from...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a …

Google joins with GM, Honda, Audi for Android-powered cars

Google has launched a partnership with carmakers General Motors, Audi, Honda, and Hyundai, as well as with chipmaker Nvidia, to bring the Android operating system to vehicles in 2014.<p>The group, called the Open Auto Alliance, aims to marry Android's widespread use and app support with openness and …

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This Crazy App Turns A Magazine Into An Interior Design Tool

Using a magazine for scale, this App lets you virtually design a room, then buy the furniture.<p>A few months ago, Ikea released an unbelievable app. When you placed the company’s catalog anywhere in your home, it could appear as one of a few different pieces of furniture on your iPad screen. In a …

Laurentian Mountains

North America's first ski lift was built in the Laurentians in 1931, and by the late 1930s "snow trains" had brought tens of thousands of Montreal skiers to the slopes. Ever since, the Laurentians have been Montreal's four-season playground. The <b>Quebec</b> landscape ranges from rounded mountaintops to …

Where to Go in 2014

The New Year brings renewed wanderlust and a fresh haul of vacation days to put to good use. Here at Jetsetter.com, we've tapped our top travel insiders, got the scoop from destination experts and engaged in some heated office debates to present our 14 hottest destinations for 2014.<p>PHOTO …

Glissando Credenza – Furniture Design by Jon Goulder

Glissando Credenza – Excellent Furniture Design.<p>Designer Jon Goulder describes this work as “visually mimics the glide from one pitch to another in …

Sunday Brunch: Potato, Spinach, and Goat Cheese Quiche

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Hearty quiches make for a great brunch, but after the holidays I try and …

Pi Workstation: Desk, Dining Table & Bookshelf in One

ya<p>The smaller the space you have to work with, the more each piece of furniture has to count. Bulky, heavy, stationary furniture that only serves one …

Menu for Jan. 4, Day 3 of the Food Lover's Cleanse 2014

Day 3 of the Food Lover's Cleanse 2014 begins with eggs and proceeds (naturally) to chicken—and then steak for dinner, because why not?<p><b>Breakfast:</b><p>Two-Egg Omelet with Red Pepper–Walnut Spread<p><b>Lunch:</b><p>Chicken, Cabbage, and Tangerine Salad<p><b>Snack: Pear slices with chèvre and 1 teaspoon hazelnuts</b><p><b>Dinner:</b><p>Warm …

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