Megan Warren

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Revamped Google Maps App Aims to Give Users More Content

The revamped Google Maps app still gets you from point A to point B, but now it is aiming to give people much more along the way.The company …

Apps

10 Reasons Slovenia Is The Greatest Place You've Never Visited

Melania Trump's home country deserves a spot on your bucket list.<p>Slovenia may not be high on the bucket list of the average traveler, but it should be. This treasure trove of forests, lakes, mountains and precious little towns offers more charm than many major European destinations, with fewer …

Acqua Alta Is Back In Venice And It's As Pretty As Ever

Every now and again (but really in the fall and winter), heavy rains, high winds and bizarro tides couple up to create Acqua Alta, which is a pain in the neck for tourists and locals alike but is really cool to look at from afar. (So good thing you're afar.)<p>Tourists go a-wading through famous St. …

Canada National Parks

What’s your fancy: sandy beaches, rocky coasts, lush forests, or glacial lakes? Canada has them all, in a national park system that’s one of the world’s best.

National Parks

3 Social Media Trends to Watch in 2014

Now that 2013 is in the history books, marketers the world over are looking back at the previous year hoping to glean insight into what's to come. …

Here's Why Native Ads On Pinterest, Instagram, And Snapchat Could Be Huge Moneymakers

<b>Instagram</b> has already rolled out a native ad product, and <b>Pinterest</b> launched <b>Promoted Pins</b> last year. Brands are leveraging <b>Stories</b> (snaps that last for 24 hours) on <b>Snapchat</b> to push native marketing content to fans, but it's not an official ad unit, yet. All of these services are benefiting from the …

Digital Advertising

Bud And Bud Light Are In Freefall — And Now Their Parent Company Is Making A Change

From 1999 to 2012, beer's share of the overall U.S. alcohol market slipped from 56% to 48.8%. And Budweiser and Bud Light lost 4.3% and 0.7% of their shares of the beer market, respectively, during that time period.<p>A-B InBev has tried to reverse the trend by making Bud and Bud Light appear sexier …

Appliances are getting smarter but is mobile marketing?

As home appliances get smarter so, too, must marketers, who can increase the relevancy of their messaging but should tread cautiously when entering …

Smart Homes

This Is What Facebook Thinks The Future Of Cookies Look Like

Perhaps the biggest issue he addressed was whether Atlas might eventually link your Facebook account to ad-tracking cookies elsewhere on the web, so that Facebook can better identify users wherever they may be, even when they're not on Facebook.<p>Atlas is the giant ad-serving and measurement business …

No more engagement rings: how Gracenote wants to personalize radio ads in your car

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Cristi Lucaci / Shutterstock<p>Here’s the number one reason why I hate commercial radio: I got married eight years ago, …

Facebook makes ads look more like user posts

Facebook is to make its adverts appear more like ordinary posts by users, so that it becomes easier for companies to compete against people's "friends" for attention.<p>In a controversial move, the social network will standardise its adverts, blurring the boundary between paid-for content and user …

Advertising

New Lorde Music Video: A Warning to Teens?

Call it <i>“Lorde” of the Flies.</i><p>In the music video for the “Royals” singer’s latest track “Team,” released this week, the famously young artist finds …

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Sexual Body-“Flopping” in Wolf of Wall Street Is All Him

<i>Wolf of Wall Street</i>—the Scorsese-DiCaprio collaboration out next week—is said to be, per one exhibitor, via Deadline, “the hardest R . . . ever seen from a major Hollywood studio.” Aside from the language (which would make David Milch uncomfortable), the following events take place within the first …

Better than the Resto': Re-creating, and Improving, the Porsche 911, Ford Bronco, and Jaguar E-type

We drive three remastered legends: Singer's re-imagined 911, Icon's Bronco, and Eagle's Speedster<p>The vehicles featured here aren’t restomods, which are usually the result of bolting modern engines into old car bodies, but they are both old and new. They aren’t even cars, exactly. They are, instead, …

Jaguar Cars

A Mind-Bending Trip Around (Some Of) America's Most Famous Sites

Want to take a trip across America without actually leaving your seat? Leave it to Reuben Wu, a Chicago-based photographer, to take you there.<p>Wu set off on a 6,000-mile trip around the U.S., documenting the experience as he went. The result is mind-bending.<p>Want more of Wu's cool photos? He also …

Five Great Cabin Getaways for Fall

<b>Andrea Minarcek</b> Senior Travel Editor, <i>Sunset</i> magazine<p>At <i>Sunset</i>, we've had cabin fever for years. Since the magazine began, in 1898, we've devoted countless pages to introducing our readers to gorgeous cabin retreats across the U.S. West. This fall, we decided to round up our very favorites and …

5 Stupidest Things Americans Do Overseas

<i>Photo Courtesy of Steers. Article by Jamie Beckman, contributor to Budget Travel.</i><p>Don't get us wrong: We're darn proud to be Americans, and we don't mind saying so -- whether we're here at our New York City headquarters or standing on foreign soil. But unfortunately, we've all seen the embarrassing …

Christmastime in Prague is all that is right with the holiday

I first moved to Prague in the winter of 2008. As a disgruntled New Yorker used to dealing with piles of gray, slushy snow, I was not looking forward …

European Travel

7 Under-The-Radar All-Inclusive Resorts

<i>By Chanize Thorpe</i><p>While it’s no secret that all-inclusive resorts offer a great-value vacation, happily, the secret’s not yet out on these 7 …

Click! The 15 Best Spots to Take Pictures in Italy

No matter if you are snapping with a smartphone or the most complex DSLR, Italy is probably one of the most picturesque and photogenic countries in the world. You can take snapshots of cobblestoned streets, sparkling seas, church domes and medieval towers. The photography possibilities are …

Foreign Affairs: Travel Sex

There's conventional sex, make-up sex, rock star sex and travel sex! There is no doubt travelers have sex appeal and that wanting to travel more is called wanderlust.<p>Forget Kissinger's quote about power -- <i>travel is the ultimate aphrodisiac</i>.<p>Face it, foreigners are exotic, different, mysterious. We …

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10 Old Fashioned Dating Habits We Should Make Cool Again

1. Coming to the door to pick someone up.<p>I think we’ve all had it with the incredibly unromantic “here” text, and meeting up always seems to be more …

DIY Mini Wreath Gift Tags

We are all busy during the holiday season, so as much as the craftiest among us want to toil over every package, sometimes it’s nice to be able to …

Trolltunga, Norway Is The Scariest Instagram Spot On Earth

We've seen a lot of scary spots in Norway, but this is the hands-down scariest. It's called Trolltunga, and it's the edge of a cliff. Waaay back in the ice age, glacial water froze a hunk of this mountain and caused it to break off, leaving what locals call "the troll's tongue."<p>Crazy hikers make …

23 Soul-Crushing Truths About Being 23

1. Life has suddenly turned into a race to out-achieve your peers–from everything to doing cool trendy activities on the weekends, to starting a 401K.<p>…

Creative Succulent Planter Ideas

As soon as November hits, I can’t help but go into gifting mode. I’m constantly on the hunt for little treasures I can make and buy to give as …

End Times for Obama? Why This Crisis Will Also Pass

The Obamacare website situation is bad—but it’s not a make-or-break moment for this presidency. It’s just another round of the media’s trumped-up …