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The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

Atmosphere Aerosol Is Your New Portable 'Fog In A Can'

Christmas is just around the corner and you might find yourself scrambling for a cool little gift for that photographer in your life. Atmosphere …

Portable

Finally, Someone Does Something Sensible: Finland To Bring In A Universal Basic Income

There’s rather a lot of discussion around these days about the merits of a universal basic income. We have, for example, those who tell us that the robots are about to steal all our jobs and therefore we need to tax the capital owners in order to provide that basic income for all. Well, maybe, but …

'Volkswagen shares to double as dieselgate crisis abates' says analyst

Berenberg analyst predicts beleaguered VW will be stronger than ever in three years' time with shares doubling to €250<p>Volkswagen could shrug off its current troubles and power ahead with its share price more than doubling within three years, according to Berenberg.<p>In a bullish note, the analyst …

The 13 Coolest Abandoned Hotels and Resort Towns

<b>By Nicole Theodore</b><p><i>This article originally appeared on Playboy.com.</i><p><i>PHOTO COURTESY OF BINOMIALPHOTO / FLICKR</i><p>Located in some of the most luxurious and coveted spots around the world, these hotels and resorts used to have guests filing in and out for summer getaways and honeymoons. Now, the only things …

Eight Tricky Countries for Americans to Visit—and How to Get There

While places like South Georgia (a territory just north of Antarctica and reachable only by a 3-day voyage) remain largely off the grid, others are …

Horn of Africa

Vintage Photos Fuse to Create Fantastically Surreal Landscape Collages

California-based collage artist Eugenia Loli fuses vintage photographs to create fantastically surreal compositions. Her colorful scenes often depict people in strange lands that conjure vivid dreams, where outer space is just outside our window and entire cityscapes are at the bottom of a cave. In …

Solo is a ‘Smart’ Camera Drone with Computer-Aided Flight and Picture Taking

The camera drone continues to heat up. Just days after industry heavyweight DJI announced its new Phantom 3 camera drone, 3D Robotics has unveiled …

Drones

Why Hillary Clinton Will Be the Next President

Hillary Clinton will be the Democratic Party's nominee, and she will win the 2016 election.<p>When you analyze the objective conditions of the Republican Party today and most likely over the next two years and compare them to Clinton's strengths, it's hard not to make such a prediction with confidence.<p>…

Your Top Five Favorite Activities You've Never Heard Of

Last year was a crazy year for me personally and professionally and I was in serious need of a "Girl's Gone Wild" trip, but not the kind you are probably envisioning. Instead, I wanted to grab a girlfriend and get out into the wild... literally, to experience new people, places, and try new …

4 Photoshop Tools Every Photographer Should Know

When it comes to photo-editing programs, one of the most popular among both amateur and professional photographers alike is Adobe Photoshop. While it …

It's time for Call of Duty to return to World War II

<i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i> has won plenty of plaudits for its entertaining portrayal of near future combat, and for incorporating the weapons of tomorrow into an established and valuable gameplay formula.<p>Part of the game's charm is its slightly sci-fi setting of computerized combat simulations, …

Every trailer from Gamescom: Assassin's Creed, Call of Duty, Halo 5, Metal Gear Solid V, and more

Gamescom is underway in Cologne, Germany, today, and we’re seeing a lot of new games as well as a lot more from stuff we already knew about. Publishers released dozens of new trailers today, and we’ve gone ahead and gathered them all up for you.<p>Check it all out:<p>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare<p>Mortal …

Nvidia Titan Z-Powered 4K Gaming Just Got Surprisingly Affordable

<i>UPDATE: Maingear is having a similarly compelling sale on 4K-ready Nvidia Battlebox systems.</i><p>ORIGINAL STORY: Boutique system builder Origin PC — composed primarily of ex-Alienware employees – may have lost their collective minds. Today they’re announcing a trio of 4K gaming-ready Nvidia Battlebox …

The Cheapest Land in the Country

The days of large-scale land giveaways are over, but there are still options for getting land or a house without spending a lot of money.<p>The economic recession that began in 2007 made land and houses more affordable. Some of the real-estate markets in the country have recovered, others have not. …

Real Estate

Five Photoshop Tools to Take Your Images from Good to Great

We hear it all the time, “That photo has been Photoshopped”. Sometimes it sounds like the photo has caught a disease or that Photoshop is some …

50 Places In Europe You Need To Visit In Your Lifetime

We've come up with the ultimate bucket list of travel destinations in Europe.<p>From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to tasting Chianti in Italy's Tuscany region, here are 50 things you need to do in Europe in your lifetime.