Laura Gallego

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Yes, 10-core smartphones will be a thing in 2016

When MediaTek first launched an octa-core mobile processor back in late 2013, many folks -- including Qualcomm -- called it a gimmick, but said feature has since become quite popular amongst device manufacturers, to the point where Qualcomm eventually had to come up with its very own octa-core …

10 Caribbean Islands You Can Fly To For Less

City dwellers eager to leave behind the stresses and worries of their day-­to­-day lives can't do much better than a trip to the Caribbean, where all-­inclusive resorts, quaint colonial towns, beautiful beaches and constant sunshine delight over 10 million American visitors every year. Those fancy …

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The World’s Best Outdoor Massages

It’s a vexing vacation issue. You’re in the middle of paradise—the mountains, the beach, the jungle—but when it comes time for your spa treatment, you’re led into a windowless chamber piped full of recorded crickets. What sense does it make to head inside when you're already in nature's most …

Beautiful photos of 30 island escapes from CNN iReporters | CNN Travel

The 2015 Way to Travel on the Cheap

You'll be a jetsetter in no time.<p>The digital age is bittersweet for those of us with wanderlust. On one hand, your Instagram feed is filled with idyllic snaps from exotic locales that are merely pipe dreams due to your lack of funds. On the other, you have a million sites and apps at your finger …

The Best Hair-Removal Method for Your Sex Life

You (and your partner) will thank us.<p>Bikini season is still a few months away, but you have sex year-round (at least we hope so!). What’s the best way to groom your hair down there? We’ll stop beating around the bush: Here's what you should keep in mind when it comes to pubic hair removal—straight …

How to Get Silky Smooth Armpits

Tank top season is just around the corner.<p>Underarm hair is the pits. It sneaks up on you when you least expect it—like when you’re doing an overhead press at the gym and lose form at the sight of stubble or when you casually throw on a T-shirt and realize you have to keep your elbows locked at a …

Exactly What to Eat for Dinner to Lose the Most Weight

Nutritionists share the formula for slim-down success.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Want to know how the last meal of the day can help you drop pounds? We've enlisted the expertise of two nutritionists—Stephanie Clarke, R.D., and Willow …

12 Problems Only Girls With Big Butts Understand

You like your big butt, but you cannot lie—it comes with some issues.<p>Let's be real: There's never been a better time to have a big butt. Booty celebration is everywhere you look, from Meghan Trainor's hit song to Kim Kardashian's new <i>Paper</i> magazine cover. So now more than ever, those of us with a …

7 Decidedly Unsexy Things You Wear That Actually Turn Men On

A dude explains the unexpected items of clothing he loves seeing you in.

9 Weird Vagina Issues—Solved!

Because your nether regions can’t exactly tell you what's wrong<p>Let's face it—there's a lot that can go wrong below the belt. From itches and odors to bumps and bleeding, sometimes it seems like you need a manual. So we consulted the experts for nine common vagina problems and how to deal—fast!<p><b>You</b> …

The Best Ways to Keep Your Pubic Hair in Check

Those punishing down-there grooming habits may pose some health risks. Here, how to safely spruce up your lady lawn<p>Shaving, waxing, lasering, perfuming, even freakin' bedazzling: Many of us go to startling lengths to artificially style the thatch (or the lack thereof) between our legs. But the skin …

19 Reasons You'll Hate Costa Rica

If you're the type to hate gorgeous ocean views and jaw-dropping sunsets...<p><i>-- Kelsey Blodget, Oyster.com</i><p><b>1. The Ocean Views Are Really Unimpressive.</b><p>Hotel Punta Islita, Playa Samara, Guanacaste, Costa Rica<p><b>2. Who Would Even Want to Look at That?</b><p>Hotel La Mariposa, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica<p><b>3. It's An</b> …

10 Relaxing Resorts Where You Can Warm Up This Winter

Feeling a bit worn out by winter? Then the time is right for a peaceful getaway, where snow shovels and polar vortexes are but a distant dream. From the pink sands of Bermuda to the hot springs of Whistler, take off to these 10 resorts where relaxing, re-energizing, and healing are the only things …

No Kids Allowed: 8 Adults-Only Hotels in Secret Spots

We suggest heating things up this winter with a visit to a sexy, sandy, and secluded (say that five times fast) adults-only hotel. Whether you need a spot for the long Valentine's Day -- er, we mean Presidents' Day -- weekend, or a remote locale for a romantic rendezvous this spring, one of these …

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5 Under-the-Radar Spring Break Getaways

When it comes to spring break family vacations, it's easy to follow the pack and head for a popular amusement park or beach where you'll find crowds, lines, and high prices to go with both. Happily, the United States is a big country with many fun and fabulous destinations that fly under the radar …

The Top 25 Hotels In The World, According To Travelers

The top 25 winning hotels offer exceptional service and amenities while also providing unforgettable experiences to travelers.<p>The hotel that TripAdvisor users picked as the 'best in the world' is a luxury bungalow retreat in the Maldives that implements a strict "no news, no shoes" policy to help …

Where to Get a Tan This Winter

You're in the pastiest grips of winter, but all is not lost. These destinations are perfect for last-minute escapists. In no time at all you'll be upping your Vitamin D intake while bombing a volcano, riding empty breaks, or even cycling around an island paradise.<p>Bomb the Trails in Maui, …

Next Fitness Star Emily Schromm Shows You How to Get a Rock-Hard Body Like Hers

Check out the MTV badass’ ridiculously effective routine.<p><i>Emily Schromm nabbed our second-annual The Next Fitness Star title with her sick moves and infectious energy. Test out her ridiculously effective routine, below, and don't miss out on ordering The Next Fitness Star DVD (sold by</i> Women's</i> …

Guy Ends Up With 99 iPhones Worth Of Rejection After Girlfriend Turns Down Elaborate Marriage Proposal

At this point, we must acknowledge that everyone would like to allude to Jay Z’s song about having 99 problems but a difficult, cranky woman isn’t …

10 Picky Eater-Approved Recipes (That You'll Love Too)

The recipes that I get most excited to share are the ones that appeal to my kids as much as they appeal to me -- and let's face it, that's not frequently the case! Here are 10 favorite dinner recipes that have all gotten the thumbs-up from my picky eaters.<p><b>1. Parmesan Crusted Chicken</b><p>This is a great …

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Paradise Found: Indian Ocean Escapes

The Indian Ocean is an azure-blue expanse strewn with startlingly beautiful islands that live up to all the clichés of swaying palm trees and white-sand beaches -- but let's assume you already know that. Why else should you fly off to these exotic shores? From wildlife to culture, there is more to …

This Free App Uses Your Smartphone’s Camera to Do Your Math Homework for You

Your smartphone’s camera might fall short of the typical DSLR in just about every respect, but there is one thing it now do that not even your …

The Most Overpriced Items at Your Grocery Store

Even if you're not actively bargain-hunting, you probably don't want to spend more money than you have to at the grocery store. On the other hand, there's something to be said for convenience - which is why we're shopping at the grocery store and not buying a side of beef from a wholesaler or …

Pumpkin Fritters Are The One Recipe You Need To Make This Fall

Cooking is especially joyful in the fall. With the cooler temperatures setting in, spending time next to a fryer is actually a treat (and eating the fruits of your labor even more so). There are pies to be baked. Squashes to be pureed. And pumpkins to be fritter-ized. That's right, pumpkin fritters.<p>…

13 Family-Friendly Hotels For Your Next Big Vacation

There's no need to skimp on luxury when you're booking a hotel that'll keep both the kids and the parents entertained. Whether you prefer to stay in a castle or on a beach, enjoying breakfast on a private terrace or a picnic lunch on a remote island, you're sure to make memories your family will …

Hidden European Towns in America

© www.FloridasHistoricCoast.com<p>Dreaming of sipping sangria on the beaches of Barcelona or roaming the illuminated Christmas markets in Munich? Now is the perfect time to feed your wanderlust and take a spontaneous trip to explore Europe -- without getting out your passport!<p>Hotel search trivago.com …

Lençóis Maranhenses Is A Magical Desert-Like Wonderland

Nope, it's not one of those newfangled, man-made swimming pools.<p>This is Brazil's Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, on the country's northeast coast -- and to us, it just looks like one big, natural water park. The park's white-sand dunes (some tower up to 130 feet high when conditions are right) …