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America’s Tuscany: 9 Amazing Olive Oil Orchards to Visit in the U.S.

Photo courtesy of Jordan Winery<p>Olive oil and food pairings at Jordan Winery<p>Tired of wine tasting? Try olive oil tasting.<p>We love all things …

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

These Earbuds Will Give You Bionic Super-Hearing

<b>Correction appended Wednesday, March 2</b><p>The world is a prison. As I close my front gate, it slams like a heavy cell door securing itself shut. My …

Is It Time To Panic About Deutsche Bank?

Back in April 2013, we showed for the first time something few were aware of, namely that "At $72.8 Trillion, The Bank With The Biggest Derivative …

'Must-have' accessories for your MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro (February 2016 edition) 15 - Page 15 | ZDNet

MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro accessories<p>Here's my list of must-have accessories for this popular mobile notebook. All of these are products …

MacBook Pro

6 great wireless Bluetooth headphones for your iPhone or iPad

It might be finally time to cut another cord in your life – and we’re not talking about canceling cable. The latest rumors regarding Apple’s …

Useful Apple Mac keyboard shortcuts

Master your MacBook.Apple<p>OS X might seem simple — but it's an absolute powerhouse if you know how to use it.<p>Some of the easiest ways to get the most of out of Apple's desktop operating system are hidden in plain sight: Keyboard shortcuts.<p>Flick between applications and tabs. Take screenshots. Fine …

Apps

The new MacBook keyboard is unbelievably nice to use

And yet Apple touted the keyboard as a major innovation. It features a new mechanism under each key that allows for "a more stable, responsive key that takes up less vertical space" so "when your finger strikes the key, it goes down and bounces back with a crisp, consistent motion that makes typing …

Smokio Review: What a Great Way to Get Even More Addicted to Nicotine!

A few months ago, I agreed to review a fancy new vaporizer called Smokio. No, not for fun: It seemed like it was designed to help people quit …

US airline apologises over anti-Muslim discrimination

United Airlines has apologised to a Muslim chaplain who said she was denied an unopened can of soft drink on an affiliated US domestic flight by an attendant who said it could be used as a weapon.<p>The US airline also said in a statement on Wednesday that the flight attendant had been banned from …

Aviation

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Toyota hackathon winners aimed for drone that automatically follows a car

It seems that every day, we learn of a new project that aims to get drones to follow people around. But now, it’s about following cars.<p>At a recent Toyota hackathon in California, a number of teams were tasked with coming up with ways to build apps around the company’s Vehicle Data Visualizer, an …

Drones

Ukraine's currency in free fall after central bank rate hike

The Ukrainian hryvnia fell over 40%, hitting record lows against the dollar, after a rate hike by the central bank failed to calm nerves over the currency.<p>Ukraine's central bank increased its key rate to 19.5% from 14% and scrapped foreign-currency auctions on Thursday in a move that was intended …

2015 Detroit Auto Show: Ford Sync 3 System Wants Your Trust

Ford takes steps to protect driver data, not sell it<p>Ford’s latest communications and entertainment system, Sync 3, is on display at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, and it has a new interface, faster response times, and the ability to update over the air using Wi-Fi—just like …

Detroit Auto Show

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Apogee's USB headphone amp is an audio boost in a tiny package

If you're looking to improve the sound coming from your laptop while working on the go, Apogee may have the fix. At this week's NAMM trade show, the company announced Groove: a small USB digital-to-analog converter (DAC) and amp that aims to boost quality without taking up a considerable amount of …

Review: MacID, the app that lets you unlock your Mac using Touch ID on your iPhone

No sooner did we get Touch ID on our iPhones than it started to feel horribly old-fashioned and tedious to have to login to our Macs by typing in a password. Apple will no doubt add Touch ID sensors to Macs soon I imagine, but if you can’t wait that long–or don’t want to have to lay out the cash on …

Apps

Smart DNS for Apple TV [Sponsored Post]

Here’s the issue: you live or are visiting a part of the world where you cannot access your favorite streaming sites. When you visit Netflix, the …

Smart TV

King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia hospitalised | Saudi Arabia News

Saudi Arabia's ailing King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, 91, has been admitted to hospital for "medical checks," the royal court has said.<p>The king, whose age and frequent hospitalisation have raised concerns about the future leadership of the key oil producing country, was admitted to the King Abdulaziz …

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Sharp shooters: Our favorite cameras of 2014

As we head into 2015, we can continue to anticipate new cameras – from smartphones to interchangeable lens models – that push photographic …

Tens Of Thousands Of Russians Have Loans That Are Now Contracts Of 'Financial Slavery'

But Savelyeva's $2,090 monthly instalments have skyrocketed in ruble terms due to the Russian currency's dive against the dollar. The resulting jump in monthly payments from 49,000 to 115,000 rubles now devours most of her family's income.<p>The 30-year-old mother of a young daughter and her husband …

24 Movies You Probably Missed This Year, But Should Totally See

Just because these 2014 movies flew under the radar — and each grossed less than $10 million at the U.S. box office this year — that doesn't mean they aren't so very worth your time.<p>Playing Theresa D'Agostino in Seasons 3 and 4 of <i>The Wire</i> was a major break for Brandy Burre, the biggest role of her …

Box Office

Nike CEO: Focusing on software, 'excited' about relationship with Apple

Just a week after a report emerged that Nike could be ending its Fuelband division, CEO Mike Parker confirmed that the company would be focusing more on software rather than just hardware. In an interview with <i>CNBC</i>, Parker said, "We are focusing more on the software side of the experience [...] …

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The Perfect Email Signature

But alternatives to the familiar must be chosen carefully, as each is fraught with implication. “It does matter how you say goodbye in an email,” says business etiquette expert Diane Gottsman, owner of the Protocol School of Texas. “Depending who you are speaking with, and how you want to be …

Hee haw: 'laughing animals' - in pictures

Look it can't ALL be about the NSA and teacher strikes ... Here are some important animal pictures to add to the mix