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5 Most Realistic Looking Video Games For PlayStation 4 And Xbox One

“Realism” is not often considered as a very good in gaming thing mainly because sometimes realism can make the gameplay more serious and less fun and …

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The 50 greatest train journeys on Earth

Unless you are one of the poor souls condemned to the purgatory of Southern Rail, train travel as a rule is something that, almost two centuries after Robert Stephenson’s invention of the Rocket, remains one of the most civilised ways of getting from A to B.<p>It offers the opportunity to admire …

National Geographic Ultimate Airport Dubai

Yesterday I posted about Travel Channel’s Hotel Impossible, a show I recently came across that I’ve become a bit addicted to. In the comments section …

A Guide to Identifying Your Home Décor Style

Many of us peruse home décor books, magazines, websites, and blogs and like much of what we see there…but when it comes to decorating our own homes, …

Articles about 8 creative bedside tables on Dwell.com - Dwell

Searching high and low for your ideal table lamp? Brighter days are ahead.<p>These budget-friendly artwork selections can instantly add personality to your home without breaking the bank.<p>A roll-out table that embraces its practical purpose with a distinctive design.<p>Check out this list of furnishings …

The highest-rated products of 2013 (pictures)

Gear & Gadgets

Product reviews, how-tos, deals and the latest tech news - CNET

Top Deals and Promotions<p>CNET may get a commission from these offers.<p>Cheapskate Pick<p>These noise-canceling over-the-ear wireless headphones are a steal at $42! Use code BY965YNE<p>Bring your own phone and you'll get a free year on the unlimited plan.<p>code: WOOHOO<p>High-refresh-rate screen and amazing …

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AppAdvice's Top 10 Best Free iPhone Apps Of 2013

What a great year it’s been for iPhone apps, folks. The year 2013 has brought us a huge overhaul of iOS, and we ended up with plenty of great stuff …

AppAdvice's Top 10 Best Free iPad Apps Of 2013

What a great year it’s been for iPad apps. The year 2013 has brought us a huge overhaul of iOS, and we ended up with plenty of great stuff for the …

The iPad finally gets a great productivity suite — and it’s not from Microsoft

A new, free productivity app for iPad enables you to create and edit Microsoft Word and Excel documents with a gorgeous user interface rebuilt for the iPad. It’s the app Microsoft wishes it built — but it’s actually from a small, publicly traded company called HopTo.<p>The Campbell, Calif.-based HopTo …

Dawn of a revolution

<i>Microsoft founder Bill Gates, who attended Harvard, returns to campus this weekend for a question-and-answer session as part of the launch of The</i> …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

Logitech announces Ultrathin, water-repellant Keyboard Folio & Protective Case for iPad mini

Logitech, the company behind some our favorite cases and keyboards for iPad, today announced the newest member of its iPad keyboard case family with the addition of the Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Folio for the iPad mini priced at $89. It is currently available for pre-order with an expected …

Notable New iPad Apps: Disney Animated

<b>Disney Animated</b> is a wonderful new iPad app that takes us into the world of Disney and their great animated films. It’s a fascinating look into Disney’s fantastic animated feature films – all the way from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs right up though an early look at their next upcoming movie, …

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Review: The Bose SoundLink Mini is the best-sounding portable Bluetooth speaker…ever

We’ve had a look at just about all of the best portable Bluetooth speakers on the market but Bose, a company known for high (prices and) quality speakers, has never made our ‘best of‘ lists. Its regular Soundlink and Soundlink II products at $300-$349 have sound and features that lower-priced …

Books To Read In 2013 Before They're Made Into Movies

Not only are novels an age-old inspiration for film, they're the best special feature available! Forget about DVD commentary and featurettes.<p>The best way to learn about your favorite film is to go to the source before you see it.

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Watch Disney's color palette evolve over 52 films in new history app

Some of Disney's magic is landing on the iPad today. With a new app called Disney Animated, the movie studio is hoping to give fans an in-depth look at its history and filmmaking process, as well as some never-before-released relics that were made along the way. The app presents all of that history …

Like pirates, funny things and blowing stuff up? Play Age of Booty

You know how PSN games have that little trailer in the XMB? I still find myself lingering over the icon for Age of Booty, just to hear that …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

The editors at Amazon.com recently came out with a list of the Best Books of 2013 So Far, which ranks the best books released between January and June 2013.<p>"Customers looking for great summer reads will find an eclectic selection on the list this year, from the very best fiction to compelling …

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Best mobile games of July 2013

The best iPad games

80 Days is great-looking art design meshed with a choose-your-adventure type story based on Jules Verne's "Around The World in 80 Days"... but with a steampunk spin. Perfect for a long flight. Price: $4.99, £4.99, AU$7.99 Download Editor's note, May 9, 2017: First published in 2014, this list is …

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