Michelle Federman

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Intel is making smart glasses that actually look good

Exclusive first look at Vaunt, which uses retinal projection to put a display in your eyeball<p>The most important parts of Intel’s new Vaunt smart glasses are the pieces that were left out.<p>There is no camera to creep people out, no button to push, no gesture area to swipe, no glowing LCD screen, no …

Wearable Tech

The Top 10 Resort Hotels in the American West

From Montana to Colorado, the properties that appear on this year’s list lured readers with their spectacular natural surroundings.<p>A vacation out …

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

Amazon's Prime Now will begin delivering products from local stores

Amazon announced today that its Prime Now service will offer one-hour delivery from local stores in addition to the company’s own warehouses.<p>The rollout kicks off in select neighborhoods in Manhattan, where customers can order groceries, prepared meals and baked goods from D’Agostino, Gourmet …

By 2025, Self-Driving Trucks Will Be Cruising Down Our Highways

Not only is the system less stressful and more interesting for the driver–who otherwise might spend 10 or 11 hours on a monotonous journey that …

You Should Be Drinking Canned Craft Beer

Finally there's an acceptable reason to say the words "nice" and "cans" in the same sentence.<p>Nice, cans! (with a comma), is okay when squealing about your favorite <i>bottled</i> IPA. Why? Despite the can's lowbrow reputation, cocooning beer in aluminum actually can keep the final product fresher.<p>"We …

Carleton Watkins' Photos Show American West In 3-D

Before Ansel Adams stunned the country with his photographs of the American West, Carleton E. Watkins was creating impressive 3-D images of California and the Pacific Northwest. According to Smithsonian Magazine, Watkins' photography of Yosemite inspired Congress and President Lincoln to preserve …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

Adventure<p>These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

National Parks

Elaborate 6th-Century Mosaics Unearthed in Israel

Science News<p>The remains of a 1,500-year-old monastery with intact mosaics covering the floor have been unearthed in southern Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced on Tuesday.<p>The Byzantine complex — which was discovered near Hura, a Bedouin village in the northern Negev Desert — …

Archaeology

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Meet ChoiceMap, A New App That Helps You Make Better Decisions

Making complicated decisions is an emotionally fraught process and (if you are like me) the whole thing can leave you feeling paralyzed. ChoiceMap is a new free iPhone app that helps you break down complex dilemmas into a list of priorities, rate them by how they will affect your life, and then …

10 Cheapest Backpacking Cities In Central And South America

South America and Central America are meccas for backpackers seeking an adventure, without spending a lot of money. But with so much to see, how do you pick a place to start?<p>Price of Travel published their Backpacker Index for 2014 on Tuesday, outlining the cheapest cities for travelers on a …

A Harry Potter Play Is Coming, And It's Bound To Outrage Fans

Harry Potter grew up in a cupboard under the stairs in the home of his aunt and uncle, Vernon and Petunia Dursley, until his 11th birthday, when he received an invitation to attend the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Sure, everybody knows that. But how about what happened before? …

Take A Look At What Happens Every Single Minute On The Internet

Created by rewards site Qmee, “Online In 60 Seconds” is a pie chart that shows off the sheer amount of online activity that takes place every single …

Luxury Daily

Luxury marketers deeply engaged consumers on digital platforms through games, exclusive content and product personalization tools during the first …

13 Places You Should Visit In 2013

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2013.<p>There are vast untouched landscapes that offer incredible outdoor experiences, cities that are experiencing a cultural rebirth, and up-and-coming destinations that …

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Chipotle Starts Labeling GMO Ingredients On Website Menu

Many consumers think of Chipotle Mexican Grill as a healthy place to eat -- or at least a healthy alternative to other fast-food chains. The brand often promotes its commitment to naturally raised meats and local produce in a bid to distance itself from places like Taco Bell and McDonald's.<p>But it …