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13 Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books By POC That Could Be The Next 'Game Of Thrones'

I will be the first to admit that I am trash for George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series. I love the world-building, the intricate …

Game of Thrones

This Mercedes Unimog Camper Is The Ultimate Go-Anywhere RV

The Explorer XPR440 is built by EarthCruiser Australia, and it’s freaking awesome.<p>Unimog. For those in North America and particularly the United …

RVs

Ford Transit Camper van has everything you need, including a toilet

<b>It's hard to live without a toilet, but it is also hard to squeeze one into such a small space without some compromises.</b><p>Readers often complain when …

Campervans

Sync Adventure Vans

Looks like the "Van Life" movement is here to stay, the phenomenon is all the rage lately, specially the fascination with conversion vans built to …

RVs

These 55 Amazon Products Have Been Bestsellers For Years — & You’d Never Guess Them

Buying stuff online an be a bit of a toss-up if you aren't careful. More times than I can count I've waited two weeks for a package, just to discover …

Shopping

Profile: Erika's Originals Military Watch Straps • Gear Patrol

Sunday, Aug 5, 2018<p>Erika's Originals<p>Meet The Woman Making Instagram’s Favorite Watch Straps<p>August 4, 2018 | By Andrew Connor | Photo by Erika<p>Watch …

Watches

Westfalia Offroad Camper

The "Van Life" phenomenon is all the rage lately, a fascination with conversion vans built to take adventurers into the wild. The all-new Westfalia …

A-Frame House Kit

The A-Frame House Kit is a solid option should you be on the market for a Do-it-Yourself kind of project and you’re convinced you’re quite the handy …

Japanese Lakeside House

This unusual property in Japan uses five interlocking levels to create multiple viewing platforms both inside and outside the property. Designed by …

California Ranch Farmhouse

If you’ve ever dreamed of owning a ranch, look no further, this Modern Farmhouse can be yours for $415K! Listed with Sothebys, this timeless …

Beartooth Vanworks

Montana-based Beartooth Vanworks takes on rugged sprinter van conversions and is focused on creating the best vans available on the market. These …

Using AWS Lambdas for data lake monitoring

Here at Auto Trader, a core part of our strategy is to help improve the process of buying and selling vehicles through the provision of data driven …

Cloud Computing

The Best Way to Save for Retirement Might Be Paying Off a Mortgage

There’s a lot of discussion lately about how to save up $1 million for retirement. The conversation began with a press release from Fidelity, which …

Personal Finance

Elon Musk's 'Productivity' Email to Tesla Employees Is Required Reading for Every Entrepreneur

Musk sets very ambitious goals, but the problems plaguing Tesla are familiar to anyone trying to get a company running right.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In many ways, Elon Musk is reshaping what it means to be an entrepreneur. For years, his unorthodox management …

Tesla

7 Van Conversion Companies That Will Do the Legwork For You

Get on the road faster by leaving the carpentry and wiring to the pros.<p>For the full article, click here.

3 Reasons to Choose House Plan 1979

Todd Wilson, of Valdosta, Georgia, and his team at Wilson Design & Construction dreamed up House Plan 1979, also known as Whiteside Farm, and got it</i> …

Dining Rooms

Software Trends for 2018

At Pivotal we see software from a number of angles. We help Fortune 100 companies transition to becoming more software oriented, as well as help …

Ring Alarm Security Kit review: Ring's crazy-affordable DIY system nails simple home security - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The $199 Ring Alarm Security Kit is quick to install, its app is easy to use and the system itself is simple to manage. The price is excellent and you can add extra accessories a la carte as needed.<p><b>The Bad</b> Ring's home security system doesn't currently work with Alexa, despite being an …

A Forest Retreat in Washington Takes Cues From Scandinavian Design

Modeled after the Danish sommerhus, this getaway for a Seattle family boasts lofty interiors that spill outdoors.<p>Located in Quilcene, Washington, on a peninsula that juts south into Hood Canal, this nature retreat for a Seattle family has a clean, economic form, and a material palette that’s …

Architecture

A Simple Décor Trick All French Women Use—Do You Know It?

Having grown up in a French-Canadian family before my mom remarried a Parisian, and I subsequently moved to New York, I grew up somewhere in between …

Punta Caliza Hotel

Located on the remote Isla Holbox in Mexico, the Punta Caliza boutique hotel is an intimate sanctuary in an emerging beach destination within the Yum …

Big Adventure Motorcycles Will Soon Die Off, And For Good Reason

When KTM teased the 790 Adventure R Prototype at EICMA last November, there was a resounding “shut up and take my money” from anyone who saw it. …

Motorcycles

Tip: The Terrible Two Push-Up Challenge

This is awesome. And also terrible. It's terribly awesome. Can you do it?<p>Here's what it looks like:<p>Terrible Two Push-Up Challenge<p>How to Do It<p>Start …

Workouts

What’s the Best Way to Drink Bourbon? Just Ask a Kentuckian

Is there a right or wrong way to enjoy bourbon? We set off in search of a definitive answer by asking everyone from master distillers, tour guides, …

This tax strategy is ‘skyrocketing’ in popularity, expert says

While a significant number of taxpayers are no longer able to itemize under the new tax code, Americans are tapping creative ways to maximize benefits and make the most of the new laws.<p>For example, for those who donate to charity each year, but can no longer claim the deduction, there is still a …

41 Products On Amazon That Are Cult-Favorites Because They Effing Work

The age-old phrase "Don't trust everything you see" has evolved a lot over the years. First, it applied to just television. Now, it's "Don't trust …

Shopping

MySQL High Availability at GitHub

GitHub uses MySQL as its main datastore for all things non-git, and its availability is critical to GitHub’s operation. The site itself, GitHub’s …

7 Plants You Can Eat If You're Stranded in the Wild

1 of 9<p>Edible Plants<p>On the off chance that you find yourself stranded in the wilderness on your next camping trip or hike, don’t panic — there are …

The 14 Best Sofas and Couches You Can Buy in 2018

There’s a reason that in the scouting of potential apartments or homes, one of the first questions we ask is “Will my couch fit in here?” The couch …

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …