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The Fabulous Life of Iris Apfel: A Fashion Icon’s Late-in-Life Fame

Celebrity came late to the model and fashion-world personality Iris Apfel—and she’s relishing every delicious minute. Here she imparts her wisdom on …

Apps That’ll Make Your Phone’s Great Camera an Amazing One

Author: David Pierce. David Pierce Gear<p>Date of Publication: 04.23.15.<p>Time of Publication: 5:40 am. 5:40 am<p>Your phone’s camera isn’t just “good …

15 Secrets the Airlines Don't Want You to Know

Once you've experienced a $200 price spike in the <i>middle</i> of your ticket search, your third 45-minute flight delay of the day, or your bag going MIA in …

Flying

The 'Man Who Flies For Free' says these are the 3 best websites for airline deals

Keyes has become so gifted at landing supercheap tickets and getting the most out of his frequent-flier miles that he has booked an epic world trip that spans 13 countries, 20,000 miles, and 21 flights — all free.<p>He told Business Insider his process was a "labor of love" and that he enjoyed finding …

Aisle or window: What your airplane seat choice says about you?

Choosing your seat on an airplane is a big deal. People obsessively check SeatGuru.com before picking a seat or even pay more for a certain position on the plane. Why? “It’s a rare opportunity to have some control over your environment when traveling,” explains psychologist and University of …

The death of Queen Elizabeth will be the most disruptive event in Britain in the last 70 years

UPDATE: A new, revised, and expanded version of this story was published on December 27, 2016. Click here to read it »<p>Queen Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God Queen of this Realm and of Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith, is not going to live …

Britain’s 10 unmissable stops

Few places pack so much variety into such a tiny space as Britain. The cities tempt with top-class shops and restaurants, and some of the world’s finest museums, while cutting-edge clubs and world-famous theatres provide endless nights to remember. Next day, you’re deep in the countryside, high in …

Scotland

17 Reasons We're Excited About Theater This Spring

From British imports to modern takes on classics, here are 17 shows worth seeing on and off-Broadway this spring.

10 snazzy DIY projects you can make for $10

You don't have to wait for pay day to DIY.<p>Crafting can consume your time and money, so budget-savvy makers are always on the lookout for a good deal …

Jack White rolls three videos into one for new interactive single

• Tech<br>• Science<br>• Culture<br>• More<p>Tech<p>Apple<br>• Google<br>• Microsoft<br>• Apps<br>• Photography<br>• Virtual Reality<br>• Business<br>• Design<br>• AI<br>• All Tech<p>Science<p>Space<br>• Energy<br>• Health<br>• Environment<br>• All Science<p>Culture<p>Web<br>• TV<br>• Film<br>• Games<br>• Comics<br>• Music<br>• All Culture<p>Cars<p>Ride-Sharing<br>• Cars<br>• Mass Transit<br>• Aviation<br>• Rideables<br>• Autonomy<br>• All …

Jack White

Jack White Breaks the Mold. Again.

March 04, 2015<p><i>Brad Holland (Director, That Black Bat Licorice)</i><i>Photo Courtesy of Third Man Records</i><p>Music videos exploded in popularity during the …

Jack White Secretly Purchased Elvis Presley’s First Single And Plans To Reissue It In April

In December, someone on Craigslist tried to sell pubes supposedly from the illustrious groin of Elvis Presley. This musically-themed auction probably (I hope) didn’t go so well for all parties involved. However, another Presley item up for grabs was sold at auction in January — the famous singer’s …

Jack White

The Beauty Of Failure: 12 Rejected Designs That Actually Don’t Suck

Recently Rejected, an online graveyard for unpublished, rejected, or unfinished design work, illuminates the creative process.<p>All creative people know that only a tiny percentage of the work they do ever sees the light of day. More often than not, work either ends up in the trash, gets brutally …

10 Must-Visit Spots In London

<b>Reported by Natalia Rachlin and Alexa Lawrence for Architectural Digest.</b><p>As sartorial tastemakers descend on England's capital city for Fashion Week, we highlight the destination's latest shops, exhibitions, and restaurants.<p><i>photo: James McDonald</i><p>Tucked away on Walton Street amid the well-manicured …

These Are the 25 Best Bedroom Decor Tips For An Impeccably-Styled Room

How many can you check off the list?<p>Whether your style skews boho or modern, we have designer tips and tricks to quickly elevate your bedroom without tearing down walls or racking up a high bill. These pieces and ideas cover everything you need to create your most comfortable, luxurious and …

Interior Design

How I Drastically Improved My Photography with Just Two Little Decisions

The question I get asked the most is: “Wow, nice pic! Which camera are you using?” Does that sound familiar? In the past, every time I heard this …

Landscape Photography

The Life of Vivian Maier, the Nanny-Turned-Photographer Whose Incredible Story Was Nominated for an Oscar

Vivian Maier may have been virtually unknown during her lifetime, but she will go down in history as one of the most iconic photographers alongside the names of masters like Robert Frank and Henri Cartier-Bresson. The subject of an Academy Award-nominated documentary titled <i>Finding Vivian Maier</i>, …

Street Style: London Fashion Week Fall 2015

The best looks spotted around and about the shows

Countryside

KIRSTEN IS ALL ABOUT BOUTIQUE HOTELS & GREAT BRITISH FLAVOURS<p>Rent a car from Hertz<p>Hit the open road and discover Britain's countryside with …

Are You Afraid of Detroit?

PHOTO GALLERY<p>Highlights of the D<p>When I told my family that I was going to Detroit, there was a resounding "Why?!" Shocked faces. Mumbles. A well-traveled friend simply said, "Eeew."<p>The media hasn't been too kind to the Motor City, so most people who haven't visited seem to assume it's a wasteland …

10 Best Urban Brunch Spots in the U.S.

In America's cities from coast to coast, brunch has become a way of life. Whether recovering from a big night out or just looking to start the day day in style, both city dwellers and travelers find that a delicious brunch is the ultimate incentive to head out on a weekend morning. At these …

5 'International' Flights for Americans Without a Passport

An immense diversity of climates and terrains are encompassed within the broad sweep of the United States of America: "from the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream waters," as Woody Guthrie sang back in the 1940s. But there's still a vast world to explore beyond the country's borders, a fact that can …

Introducing the Instameet: the latest social media spin-off

<i>Instameet</i>, 1. The assembly of a group of people off social media who share the hobby of taking photographs of their dinner, the sky, or close ups of sleeping pets, then distorting the shots with special filters - called things like Perpetua and Willow - and waiting for the kudos to roll in. …

What Subjects Work Best?

Have you wondered how to create captivating iPhone photos with a distressed and grungy appearance? It might seem counterintuitive to make your photos …

Mobile Photography

Fly Business Class to London for Less than Coach

I try not to post too much about “sales” on premium cabin seats since even a discounted premium cabin seat usually costs more than most of us want to …

New app promises to give your iPhone a 32MP camera

How would you like an app that transforms your regular 8-megapixel iPhone 6 camera into a 32-megapixel one?<p>Okay, so it’s not <i>exactly</i> as miraculous as it sounds, but photography app Hydra is a worthy tool to add to your virtual camera bag. It works by taking a series of up to 60 small images and then …

Mobile Photography