Sarah Tobias

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Sony attempts to 'redefine television' with launch of PlayStation Vue

With 20 million-plus PlayStation 4 consoles sold to date and over 80 million PlayStation 3s in homes worldwide, Sony has plenty of reason to make Vue, its TV-streaming service, a cornerstone of the platform. The subscription-based service, which officially launches today in New York, Chicago and …

We love this desk! Can you guess why?

Trees and standing desks. Put them together and you get a match made in heaven. And that, in case you didn't guess, is why we love this desk.... …

Sitting

10 landscape design projects that turned neglected spaces into incredible parks

Landscape architects frequently work to transform areas that contain industrial and toxic waste, infrastructure no longer in use, or land affected by …

Urban Design

Thanks To This Seal, A Newlywed Couple Was Stranded On An Island (PHOTO)

A newlywed couple who decided to spend their honeymoon on a remote island got a little more than they bargained for when they became stranded -- all thanks to a lazy seal.<p>The giant elephant seal stole the couple's dinghy and refused to budge for four days. After the large marine mammal took up …

Motorola Plans Electronic Throat "Tattoo" That Improves Wireless Communication

Photo by Shutterstock<p>You’re in a crowded hall trying to make a phone call, but it’s so noisy the person you’re talking to can’t hear you. If you had …

Maui Whale Watching Tour Finds Young Humpback Entangled In Fishing Line

Maui is on an island-wide search for a young humpback whale that was seen entangled in polypropylene fishing line Monday.<p>Hawaii News Now reported that the Pacific Whale Foundation, a whale advocacy nonprofit based on Maui, spotted the whale while giving its regular whale watching boat tour about …

America’s Top 10 Lakes to Visit This Fall (Photos)

Lake trips offer the perfect mix of relaxation and water action, plus the chance for some moonlit skinny-dipping.

27 Reasons The Great Lakes Are Truly The Greatest (PHOTOS)

Lake Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie and Superior. To some, those names might not mean much. What's a lake when you have the ocean, someone from California might say. They can't be much compared to the Gulf Coast, a Floridian might sneer.<p>But anyone who calls the Great Lakes home -- or a home away …

Antelope Canyon In Arizona Is The Star Of The World's Most Expensive Photo

This is Antelope Canyon, a stunning rock formation in northern Arizona. An especially epic photo of the canyon, shot by photographer Peter Lik, sold for a record-breaking $6.5 million last month, making his photo the most expensive image ever sold.<p>And as you may have guessed, the place behind the …

10 Roadside Foods You Should Never Eat

Ah, the Great American Road Trip. The open road, the charming small towns, the wacky roadside attractions -- and the ubiquitous fast-food chains just dying to serve you up a heart attack on a platter. Want to avoid an overdose on fat, salt, and calories on your next trip? Steer clear of these 10 …

Nutrition

The perfect trip: Norway

This country does not do nature on a small scale. It is a land of earth-shattering glaciers, fjords of epic proportions and countless coastal islands scarcely touched by civilisation.<p>Traverse Norway'­s dramatic landscape in this ideal excursion, taking in one of the world's great rail journeys from …

European Travel

Car yoga: 8 seated yoga positions for your next road trip

A recent road trip with my truck driver dad took me from Ontario, Canada, to Pennsylvania, Illinois, New York, Indiana, and back over six days. I got …

Yoga

What Does Hawaii Mean To You?

We asked you and you told us. The Tweets, Instagram photos, and Facebook comments came rolling in and one thing became very clear: whether you're a repeat or first-time visitor, or call the islands home, you're certainly passionate about the Aloha state.<p>Below, check out what Hawaii means to you …

Where to Eat in Juneau, Alaska

Juneau is often a jumping off point for Alaska’s scenic beauty. But for those also traveling for Alaska’s famous seafood, the city has some of the …

Alaska

Bad vibrations in Barcelona

Barcelona

Share your travel stories

A new animated travel series based on our readers' adventures will launch in early 2014.<p>Almost always, the best souvenirs are the stories you bring home. Though it might seem impossible to relive your holiday experiences – especially once you’re back on native soil – our team of animators want to …

Animation

When Is The Best Time To Visit Hawaii?

With the lowest average temperature not falling below 72 degrees, there isn't really a <i>bad</i> time to visit Hawaii. But if you're looking for some parameters, let the chart below be your guide.<p>From the weather, to when to book your airfare (the best months to visit Hawaii are late summer/fall and it's …

6 Fab Fall Festival Weekends for Families

(photo: nicolicreer/Flickr Creative Commons)<p>Not even a week after Labor Day, and some of us are already planning weekend getaways that celebrate the joys of autumn. Happily, fall is chockablock with fun events around the country that combine crisp air, a big dose of classic Americana, and …