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The 25 most popular travel destinations in the world

Millions of TripAdvisor users weighed in and voted for their top travel destinations around the world.<p>For the first time, travelers ranked Marrakech, Morocco, as the top travel destination in the world. Last year, it ranked at No. 6. And while perennial favorites like Paris and Rome made the list, …

Cape Town

Nintendo's 3DS beats out PS4 and Xbox One for February hardware sales

Nintendo's 3DS platform outsold Xbox One and PlayStation 4 throughout February in the U.S., the company's American arm announced in a press release following data provided by The NPD Group.<p>The 3DS family, which emcompasses the Nintendo 3DS, 3DS XL and the New 3DS XL, sold 395,000 units across the …

Ford Explains the Focus RS's "Drift Mode"

The Geneva auto show brought confirmation that the new Ford Focus RS will feature what the company is calling “drift mode.” This immediately triggered thoughts of wannabe Hoonigans wrapping their cars, and possibly themselves, around solid objects as they tried to make their own gymkhana …

Circus

Here's What a 1500-hp Turbo Mustang Drag Can Do to a GT-R

Koenigsegg seems pretty proud of the Regera, what with its 1500-hp hybrid driveline and fancy single-speed transmission. This Mustang thinks that’s cute. There’s a Coyote-based V-8 under the hood punched out to an undisclosed displacement. We do know there’s an 82-mm precision turbo force-feeding …

Sports Cars

Let Apple Infotain You: CarPlay Coming to Just About Every Dashboard

Today is a big day for Apple fans: The company hosted a major event to detail the soon-to-be-released Apple Watch and the newly upgraded MacBook. But lest you think the event was just a drool-fest for techies, there was a significant piece of automotive news: Apple CarPlay will soon be found in …

Apple Watch

2016 Porsche Cayman GT4

A different sort of GT car, but definitely still the product of Porsche's crown-jewels division.<p>The Cayman GT4 manages the neat trick of being both reassuringly familiar and radically different. Nobody with prior experience of any GT-badged 911 is going to be either offended or surprised by the way …

Roads

Hear the Ford Focus RS Snarl In Mountain-Carving Video

You know you love the Ford Focus RS. Based on the pleasant and fine-driving Focus five-door hatchback, and packing a hopped-up version of the EcoBoost Mustang’s turbo 2.3-liter four and a nifty all-wheel-drive system, it’s poised to occupy the perch at the top of the hot-hatch food chain. Here’s a …

Ford Motor Company

2018 Honda CR-Z: It Might Finally Be What We Wanted All Along

The two-seater trades weak hybrid power for a potent turbo.<p>As of this writing, Honda is rapidly approaching its Formula 1 comeback as the power behind McLaren at the Australian Grand Prix, and the brand is also busy readying two of Japan’s most anticipated sports cars, the new NSX and the 2016 …

Automotive Design

How We'd Spec It: 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4 – Feature

Porsche’s newest track animal, the Cayman GT4, is upon us, and having driven one and loved it, we immediately set our Realistic-O-Meters to “Laughably Impossible” and jumped on the company’s online configurator to build the Cayman GT4 we’d buy. Full disclosure: The Cayman GT4 you’re about to …

Porsche

It’s official: Nexus 5 is out of the Google Store for good

Google confirmed that it won’t be selling the Nexus 5 anymore, though the device will continue to be available from some retailers and carriers.<p>Along the 2013 Chromebook Pixel (replaced by the better, cheaper 2015 model), the Nexus 5 has not made the jump to the new Google Store, the hardware …

Google Nexus

Why the $10,000 Watch is essential to Apple’s plan

It’s taken all week, but I finally think I have a pretty good idea why Apple is selling a crazy-expensive, super-exclusive gold watch.<p>Initially, the very idea that Apple would make something for the one percent seemed abhorrent. What makes Apple great is that it sells affordable luxury to the …

A beginners guide to Android photography settings

Your Android probably has a decent camera right out of the box. If you never touch any of the settings, and remember a few basic techniques to get …

Photography

Jony Ive's love of 'bling' is turning Apple into a luxury goods company

Andreessen Horowitz analyst Benedict Evans wrote on Thursday that the high-end gold Apple Watch can be viewed as a kind of marketing tool. "Apple might only sell a few tens of thousands, but what impression does it create around the $1,000 watch, or the $350 watch?" he writes. "After all, the …

Yves Saint-Laurent

PC makers mock Apple’s new MacBook

Mac vs. PC is always fun. It's a never-ending war of words between Apple fans and Microsoft fans, mixed with tech spec comparisons of GHz, nits, and RAM speed. While Apple was busy unveiling a new 12-inch MacBook without any full-sized USB ports, PC makers took the opportunity to mock the future …

MacBook

This is How Powerful a 65x Optical Zoom Is

It’s not just the megapixel war that’s raging in the world of digital cameras. One of the big competitions going on is the battle of powerful zoom …

Xiaomi Mi 4 malware accusation prompts security controversy

Earlier this week, Bluebox, a data security company, released a findings report on their tests of the Xiaomi Mi 4 smartphone. Unfortunately for …

Here's a great way for iPhone users to send music to their friends

A new iPhone keyboard called AudioShot wants to make that whole process easier, and you don't even have to change any of your habits.<p>That's because AudioShot resides within your phone as a keyboard, and it's flexible enough to allow you to quickly message your friends songs without having to leave …

Apps

Full Pricing Details for the 2015 Ford Focus

The Ford Focus received a friendly, Fusion-y refresh for 2015. Other than some minor body changes, suspension and steering tuning, new safety and body kit options, and a 1.0-liter three-cylinder EcoBoost engine option, it’s the same little car we like. Price increases range from $95 on the Titanium …

Weather

Here Are The Top 5 Priorities For Apple, According To Top Apple Analyst Gene Munster

What's missing? The iPad.<p>"We believe that at this point, the iPad is largely just an offshoot of iPhone in that the iPad does not have any significantly unique features that iPhone does not other than a larger screen," said Munster in a note for clients. "While this may seem a negative view on …

Apple Watch

10 Material Design Android apps you should be using right now

Last year, Google unveiled its design vision for the future. Called Material Design, it incorporates bold colors, flat elements, and informative animations to create a fresh user interface for the modern age. Material Design made its major debut with the launch of Android 5.0 Lollipop in the fall, …

Apps

Emirates Is Now Giving Airbus 43 Billion Reasons To Build A New Superjumbo Jet

And what the customer wants, the customer gets. At least that's what Emirates is hoping for.<p>Emirates wants an A380 "neo" — a superjumbo with newer, more fuel-efficient engines.<p>("Neo" is the designation that Airbus gives to aircraft models that have had their engines and aerodynamics upgraded.)<p>As …

Aviation

Google's Classroom App Opens Its Doors On Android and iOS

Google Classroom launched last summer and has seen over 30 million assignments submitted through it since then. Until today though, it was an entirely web-based offering. Now, Google’s launched Classroom apps for iOS and Android.<p>The Classroom mobile app gives students the ability to snap photos and …

Top 10 most expensive transfers between Premier League clubs - Telegraph

Soccer
Apple

Buyer’s Guide: The Best Android Phones

The Wirecutter tested Android smartphones and found the best models for most people.<p>After testing every major Android smartphone in 2014, we think the Samsung Galaxy S5 makes the most sense for most people. But there are at least half a dozen great Android smartphones, each with its own strengths …

Phones

The Most Disappointing Video Games Of 2014

2014 was a decent year for video games, but it was also a year filled with disappointments.<p>The following games aren’t necessarily the <i>worst</i> games of 2014. Indeed, some even made the Forbes Best Video Games of 2014 list.<p>There were some undeniably bad games released in 2014, but this list is comprised …

CES

Airports of the future: 16 weird and wonderful terminals under construction

The Most Beautiful Place on Earth

In Monte Carlo recently, we were window-shopping. Not only when we peeked at the displays in the windows of Cartier and Prada, Hermes and Dolce & Gabbana... but everywhere we went, all the time. We'd never witnessed anything like this up close.<p>"Monaco is the most beautiful place on earth," remarked …

European Travel

To beat the iPhone, you have to beat the iPhone’s camera

I was at Intel’s CES booth, composing a photo with my Android smartphone, when a pair of anonymous hands thrust a shining iPhone 6 Plus into my line of vision. A nonchalant tap of the camera shutter button later, the hands were pulling back, having captured a stupendously clear and sharp picture on …

Mobile Photography

10 awesome paid iPhone and iPad apps that are free for a limited time

Welcome to 2015. You probably spent last night spending money while celebrating the New Year, but now it’s time to start saving money again. And what …

Apps