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The greatest train journey on Earth

Photo: Alamy<p>The Trans-Siberian is more than just a railway. It’s a journey into the psyche of modern Russia; a triumph of engineering; a movable feast through the largest – and, perhaps, most mysterious – nation on Earth<p><i>By Gavin Haines, Wednesday 5 October 2016</i><p>Crossing seven time zones, between …

Iceland Is a Mountain Bike Testing Paradise

Photo: Joey Schusler/Yeti Cycles<p>Iceland isn’t on everyone’s bucket list for mountain biking, but with never-ending summer days, otherworldly landscapes, and plenty of singletrack, that is likely to change. This July, Colorado-based Yeti Cycles sent photographers and filmmakers Craig Grant and Joey …

JetBlue in Partnership to Open Hotel in Old TWA Terminal at JFK Airport

JetBlue is an experienced hotelier, having opened a boutique hotel for employees in Orlando, and now it has struck a partnership with MCR Development …

Fabulous Fiji

Wow, this trip was one of my favorites! The only way to capture the true beauty islands is by boat.<p>​The coral reef here in the South Pacific Ocean is one of the most magical in the world and makes for some amazing snorkeling and diving. Especially the night diving, which I highly recommend.<p>I was …

This guy has gamed the airline industry so he never has to pay for a flight again

"It's just a day in the office in here essentially," the 28-year-old Keyes told Business Insider. "I've got a nice work space, food, drinks, some Wi-Fi. This is like this whole other world."<p>Keyes, a reporter for Think Progress, gained access to the lounge as a perk from one of his 25 credit cards. …

15 Secrets the Airlines Don't Want You to Know

Once you've experienced a $200 price spike in the <i>middle</i> of your ticket search, your third 45-minute flight delay of the day, or your bag going MIA in …

Exploring Copenhagen

It all started a few months ago with Noma. Noma restaurant has been on my bucket list for the past 8 years. But for a variety of reasons, including its lack of proximity to San Francisco, I had yet to cross it off my list.<p>I recently bought a new cookbook! I have more cookbooks than a library has …

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Grand Theft Auto's Unexplained Myths

Every <i>GTA</i> hides secrets—rare and strange occurrences that would be right at home inside an episode of <i>The X-Files</i>. Some of them are scripted. Some …

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“Sometimes You Have to Write to Figure it Out”

Author Daniel Pink compares the writing process to life in his commencement address at Northwestern University, and explains why it's more important …

Create an Air Travel "Emergency" Kit to Survive Common Airplane Woes

On a good day, you'll get to the airport, breeze through security, get on your plane, and take off and land on time. Most of us know how often that …

Cloud

Bark raises $9 million for AI that keeps kids safe online<p>What to expect at IFA 2018: Smartphones, smart speakers, and crazy robots<p>Cloudian raises $94 million for hybrid cloud storage in enterprises<p>GreyOrange to expand its supply chain robotics operation in the U.S.<p>Bose unveils premium Alexa-powered …

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Five Best Airlines for Frequent Fliers

Whether you love to fly or you do it often for work or school, you probably have a preferred airline. You don't even need to fly often to have a …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Cook incentivizes his 1M restricted stock unit payout as top brass net $86.5M in share selloff

By<p>A number of top Apple executives, including CEO Tim Cook and CFO Peter Oppenheimer, on Friday sold off recently vested restricted stock units worth …

Watch A Fox Reporter Demolish A Hackneyed Anti-Game Argument

Today, an old man went on television and complained about video games. Then someone proved him horribly wrong.<p>Franklin Graham, son of Billy Graham …

This Is How You Sell A Starship

I had my eye on a new Jeep Cherokee, but this ad for Origin Jumpworks' new 300i series has me sold, both on the ship and Chris Roberts' <i>Star …

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Don't Study Success to Learn How to Be Successful

We like to look at successful people in our field and ask what they did right, but we really ought to ask what they (and others) did wrong. …

A Teary-Eyed Bill Gates Emotionally Recalls His Final Meeting With Steve Jobs

- May 13, 2013<p>During an interview with Charlie Rose that aired on CBS’s “60 Minutes” Sunday evening, an emotional Bill Gates talked about his final …