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These Cool Sneakers Might Look Expensive, but They're All Under $28

To say I have a sneaker addiction would be an understatement. I constantly want new pairs of kicks, which is why I have to be on the lookout for affordable options. Luckily, Forever 21 has a massive selection of cool shoes with small price tags. We rounded up our favorite sneakers from the brand …

Clothing

9 Trendy Rain Boots You Need In Your Closet For Spring

It’s been a long winter (*sigh*) and it’s not even close to being over yet. If you’re anything like us, you cannot wait for spring to arrive. Spring …

Clothing

10 museums that are worth a visit for the interiors alone

After David Adjaye's African American history museum was named Design of the Year, we've trawled our Pinterest boards to find more museums with …

Museums

Why We Forget Most of the Books We Read

... and the movies and TV shows we watch<p>Pamela Paul’s memories of reading are less about words and more about the experience. “I almost always remember where I was and I remember the book itself. I remember the physical object,” says Paul, the editor of <i>The New York Times Book Review</i>, who reads, it …

Books

Nike Made a First-of-Its-Kind Performance Sock Shoe and It’s Out Now

This past year, sock sneakers have become one of the biggest trends in footwear. Now, Nike has launched a performance sneaker designed with the …

Bose's new Noise-Masking Sleepbuds may change your life

In an unusual move for Bose, the company launches an Indiegogo campaign looking for testers for its upcoming totally wireless sleep-aid earphones.<p>Bose has been quietly introducing some unconventional products over the last few months, including its Hearphones and Soundwear Companion Speaker, but …

China's Teclast And Chuwi Respectively Announce Sleek, Budget Tablet And Laptop

Of the many budget Chinese tablets/smartphones/laptops I’ve tested in the last year or two, the two brands that have consistently impressed me in terms of build quality and usability have been Chuwi and Teclast. The former’s laptop, the 12.3, was an excellent $300 device with a gorgeous screen …

Mobile Technology

These Are the 43 Best Flats You Can Get Your Hands On Right Now

If you're one who loves wearing flats year round (even in the Winter), it's time to invest in a few new pairs that will last you throughout the seasons. Flats are that ultimate go-to comfort shoe that you can throw on with jeans or even use to dress up your dresses. So leave your heels behind and …

‘Amar Akbar & Tony,’ on Netflix, Trains a Lens on Immigrants in Britain

Britain’s announced departure from the European Union last year, commonly known as Brexit, set off a political crisis that compelled a special general election there on June 8, the result of which threw an unexpected amount of leverage to the Labour Party, which is more sympathetic to immigrants. …

Stance & New Balance Collaborate on Exclusive 997s & 1978s

<b>Brand:</b> Stance, New Balance<p><b>Model:</b> 997 and 1978<p><b>Key Features:</b> Mixed material construction: nubuck, quilted leather, perforated details, waxed cotton …

The best of Bangkok: readers’ travel tips

From a condom-themed restaurant to a very sobering medical museum, a snake farm and ubiquitous markets, the frenetic Thai capital is a cornucopia of delights<p>Enter next week’s competition – the best tip wins a £200 hotel voucher<p><b>Winning tip: Cabbages and Condoms restaurant</b><p>Try Cabbages and Condoms, a …

The star shoes for Spring/Summer 2017

Accessories are all-important this Spring/Summer 2017, and when it comes to shoes, nothing is forbidden. Whether they’re minimalist or flamboyant, …

Shoes

A Year of Books: 23 Book Recommendations from Mark Zuckerberg

In 2015, Mark Zuckerberg did something slightly unusual for a CEO of a major technology company: He started a book club!In that year, Zuckerberg …

Books

Everyone Is Shopping for This Instead of Jeans Right Now

Like choosing between cake and ice cream or naming a favorite Spice Girl, when forced to pick leggings or jeans, it feels almost sacrilegious. But …

Clothing

Hitachi's 4K Roku TVs are coming to the US this week

Hitachi told us it’d be releasing 4K Roku TVs some time this year back, and now we have details on the specific models and when they’ll be available. You have the choice between a 50-inch, 55-inch, or 65-inch display. The 50-inch is the only model that will be available immediately and only at …

Televisions

Londonist - Things to see and do in London

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London

Ridiculous oneworld Round The World Fares

Recently, I’ve seen quite a few people writing about dirt cheap fares starting in Maputo, Mozambique. Ben at onemileatatime wrote about some first …

HP's Elite X3 Windows Phone launches next month for $699

Been waiting for a phone that could pull triple duty as your handheld, laptop and desk machine? Then your day has almost come: HP says that its Elite X3 will hit shelves late next month. The $699 handset is HP's first smartphone in over two years, and it's kind of a gamble -- it's a high-end …

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Maps

UK launches NEW online visa application for South Africans

Cape Town - Good news if you've been planning a visit to the UK but have been dreading the lengthy visits to the UK visa and immigration centres in …

Immigration

Ready To Cut The Cable TV Cord? Here's How To Do It

In the face of rising prices, poor customer service and ever more frequent blackouts over fee disputes, many consumers yearn for a way out of the grip of their cable TV subscription. Though companies such as Google, Intel, Sony and Apple are all working on Internet-delivery TV platforms, none have …

Should you try natural deodorant? The new brands to know now

Get Stuff We Love<p>Subscribe to our newsletter.<p>SUBSCRIBE<p>When it comes to chemicals in personal care products, we've learned a whole lot — that is, there's still a lot to learn.<p>But if you're hoping to reduce your exposure, you may want to know more about the all-natural trend popularized by …

The Amazon Echo can now control your thermostat

Starting today, if you have an Amazon Echo and an Ecobee 3 connected thermostat, you can change the temperature of your home by just barking commands at Amazon's connected cylinder. The $249 Ecobee 3 is the first thermostat that works directly with the Echo, allowing you to set specific …

Home Automation

18 things every guy should keep in his work bag

Chances are you're probably leaving something out, and you'll only realize you need it when that moment hits.<p>Whether it's hand sanitizer, an extra pair of headphones, or lip balm, there are at least 18 items we think no guy should be without on his way to and from the office.

Shopping

Best 5 Future-Proof Laptops For 2016: 12-inch MacBook, Surface Book, Dell XPS 13, HP EliteBook

Here’s the five top portables that incorporate much of what’s coming down the pike in 2016.<p>The melding of the laptop and tablet is a trend that will accelerate in 2016. That can take several forms: a very lightweight laptop offering tablet-like portability, a convertible with a touchscreen, or a …

HP EliteBook

Hands-on with Toshiba's skinny dynaPad tablet

At CES 2016, Toshiba has announced that the dynaPad will go on sale in the US in January, for a reasonable $569.

CES 2016: Awesome Accessories for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch

The second official day of CES is in full swing. It’d be nearly impossible to see everything or cover all the interesting products being debuted in Vegas: the convention center has seen futuristic cars, an array of drones, virtual reality tech, wearable tech, smart <i>everything</i>, and a plethora of …

Apple Watch

Alcatel OneTouch unveils its first Windows 10 tablet

Alcatel OneTouch is primarily focusing on Android phones these days, but it's not averse to showing Microsoft some affection. The company is coming to CES with the Pixi 3 tablet, its first slate running Windows 10 Mobile (or any mobile version of Windows, for that matter). There's not much to say …

7 Tips to Keep Your Time Management Simple

When it comes to time management…. less is usually more. It’s not the latest shiny gadget that makes you more productive. Rather it is the tried and …

Complexity

The best cheap scanner

<i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>The Wirecutter</i><i>, a buyer's guide to the best technology. Read the full article</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p><i>By Lizz Schumer</i><p>After more than 40 hours of researching scanners and testing the four units that made our final cut, we found the $90 Canon CanoScan LiDE 220 is the fastest, most …