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Detect and Disable an Airbnb's Hidden Wi-Fi Cameras With This Script

Airbnb renters keep finding hidden Wi-Fi cameras watching them without them knowing. If you want to ensure your privacy in a rental, this shell …

This Classic Volkswagen T1 Bus Packs 500 Horsepower

Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>37<p>37<p>SHARES<p>There was a period in time when the Volkswagen T1 bus was powered by flower power. For Swiss …

Luis Moto: A BMW R nineT scrambler, Italian Style

If rumors of BMW’s new R nineT-based scrambler have you foaming at the mouth, but you’re the impatient type—Luis Bertelli has the answer.<p>He’s reworked the R nineT into a modern replica of the quintessential BMW scrambler, the R80G/S Paris Dakar. And he’s done it in spectacular fashion; if we were …

Motorcycles

2016 Honda Africa Twin

After much anticipation, Honda has officially unveiled the new 2016 Africa Twin! The brand new CRF1000L brings back one of Honda´s most iconic …

the Smart Kitchen Tool

Scan it. Say it. Shop it.<p>hiku lives in your kitchen, scans barcodes and recognizes your voice – creating a shared shopping list on your phone so …

IKamper Hardtop One tent expands for roomy car-top camping

Vehicle roof tents had a strong showing at this year's Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. A few of them even made a long, overseas journey to be there. …

A couple has been road tripping across the US for 3 years and took these incredible pictures

They soon fell in love with the lifestyle and decided to make their Volkswagen bus — Sunshine — their permanent home.<p>The couple carries everything they own in the van; they have nothing in storage, and they like it that way.<p>"I think that there's an extreme freedom in having nothing to lose," Rachel …

5 Kitchen Tweaks That Could Lead to a Slimmer Waist

"If you want to be skinny, do what skinny people do," says Brian Wansink, director of the Cornell Food and Brand Lab and author of Slim by Design.<p>Dr. Wansink and colleagues recently conducted an interesting study on 300 kitchens in Syracuse, NY and found a correlation between participants' weights …

Best Money Tips: How to Get Free Groceries

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found ways to get free groceries, over 40 of the best real-life cheats, and smart things to …

Personal Finance

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Can These Glasses Help the Colorblind? We Put EnChroma to the Test

A company called EnChroma has built a pair of glasses that claims to restore color vision for the colorblind. Predictably, the internet has erupted …

Moorea Is The World's Most Beautiful Island You've Never Heard Of

It almost doesn't look real.<p>Just northwest of Tahiti lies another island that's part of French Polynesia, and despite how utterly stunning it is, chances are you've never heard of it.<p>Surrounded by a bright blue lagoon, the volcanically formed island of Moorea was rated as the third-best island in …

Loneliness

What Most People Don't Know About The State Of Florida

Polar vortices blasted many Northerners to lower latitudes last winter, and at the end of the road is Key West -- America's southernmost point. That's high season in the Conch Republic and lodging prices get ridiculous. But I stayed for free by sleeping in the back of my tinted window SUV. Some …

RVs

15 American Campsites To Visit At Least Once In Your Life

It is so easy to forget about the wonders that the U.S. has to offer! That's why you need to see these campsites at least once in your life!

United States

10 Eye-Catching Metro Stations Worth a Stop

Stepping into this Stockholm station is like stepping into a very elaborate cave. The only place where all three of Stockholm’s metro lines meet, …

5 Hearty Salads That Are Outrageously Delicious

Salads don't always need to be starters or sides. These crave-worthy salads will take center stage at meal time -- and no one will leave the table hungry, I assure you.<p><b>1. French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese</b><p>Earthy French green lentils, creamy goat cheese, and crunchy vegetables make a hearty and …

Wileyfox wants to be the OnePlus of Europe, launches with 2 Cyanogen OS smartphones

What the world needs is another smartphone brand — because people don’t have enough choice already.<p>Sarcasm aside, while consumers have more choice than ever across a myriad of price points and specifications, each year brings a steady flow of new brands, promising something a little different from …

Mobile Technology

7 Simple Snacks to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Need a snack? From healthy homemade granola to a sweet you can sip from a straw, these simple treats will satisfy your sweet tooth.<p><b>1. Homemade Granola</b><p>This recipe was inspired by the homemade granola served at <i>The Inn at Occidental</i> in Sonoma County, CA. With clusters of old-fashioned oats, nuts, …

Crazy Ants Cooperate To Carry Food

A new study shows that informed individual ants help guide larger groups<p>A little more than a week ago, I found ants in my kitchen. A few were helping one another heave a small piece of dog food up my wall toward the window and I spent an embarrassing amount of time watching their efforts, which I …

Insects

ZNAPS Offers a Novel Way to Charge Your iPhone and iPad Magnetically

We've written about the promise of wireless and magnetic charging before, but ZNAPS has a novel approach. Instead of turning the back of the iPhone into a wireless charging platform, the company has created tiny adaptors that sit inside the iOS device's Lightning port and at the end of a …

Micro USB

Go Install This Chrome Extension For Sending Self-Destructing Gmails

Gmail’s Undo Send feature gives users of Google’s free email service up to 30 seconds to change their mind on a sent email before it leaves their …

12 Ice Hotels That Will Make You Actually LIKE the Cold

Think cold isn’t romantic? Think again! Ice hotels are an experience that should be on every traveler’s bucket list. With the coolest amenities and epic winter wonderland activities, these frosty hotels make for the ultimate wintertime vacay. From Canada to Japan to Norway, here are 12 of the most …

Use This iOS Shortcut to Quickly Email Yourself Notes

Despite Dropbox, Photostream, Reminders, and all other manner of cross-platform sharing options, I still find myself emailing important links, …

10 Free Mac applications You Can't Live Without

There are thousand of great applications for the Mac OSX, and many of them come with a price. For someone who are used to using open-source software, …

How to build a gaming Hackintosh on the cheap: hardware

I recently decided it was time to get a proper desktop computer. I needed it predominantly for work, but I wanted it to be powerful enough to play the latest games in 1080p without worrying about stuttering or terrible frame rates.<p>The new Mac lineup didn’t offer a perfect fit — the Retina 5K iMac …

Computer Hardware

The Best Apps For People Who Don’t Like Spending Money

Whatever you use — debit card, ApplePay, Bitcoin — one way or another, you’re really just giving up cold, hard cash. And with an average personal …

10 American Spots You Don't Know About Yet, But Should

Up-and-coming is a phrase we use A LOT around here. And there's good reason for it. Yes, many places are "expected" destinations (ahem, Paris) and some are so remote you have to really try to know about them.<p>Don't get us wrong, we love them all. But anywhere where the crowds are smaller seem the …

Use This Clever Trick To See Your iPhone's True Signal Strength

Ever find yourself questioning how accurate those little signal strength dots are on your iPhone?<p>Luckily, there's a trick to reveal your iPhone's true signal strength, and it takes less than a minute to enable.<p>First, you'll need to access a hidden app on your phone called Field Test Mode. To do …