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The 10 Best Mystery Authors of All Time

Today I have given myself the impossible and unfair task of naming the top ten best mystery authors of all time. I am ready to get so much hate for …

Books

Circle Invest makes it ridiculously easy to invest in cryptocurrencies

Ever wanted to invest in cryptocurrencies, but unsure of how and which coins you should choose?<p>Circle Invest, a new product by peer-to-peer payments …

Congress just made credit freezes free

You will soon be able to freeze your credit report for free, a step that can help protect you from identity theft.<p>Many called on Congress to make freezes free after the massive Equifax breach last year that exposed the personal informationof more than 146 million Americans to hackers.<p>The provision …

Identity Theft

Lenovo’s new Windows 10 laptops are cheaper than most Chromebooks

If you’re shopping for a brand new Windows 10 laptop and budget is tight, you should check out Lenovo’s just announced IdeaPad laptops. Prices start …

Baby Blues: 18 Best Blue Dial Watches

Watches are as much accessories as they are gadgets for telling time. As a result, we look for a lot of the same things in watches as we would a …

Watches

Kind of Obsessed: This Under-the-Radar Mechanical Watch Made Me A Watch Nerd

When my girlfriend offered to buy me a watch for the holidays a year and a half ago, I knew little about watches. I had no idea what I wanted, and …

Watches

I Just Hacked a Box of Bisquick and Made the Best Biscuits Ever

I just baked a batch of tender, fluffy, soft-as-a-pillow biscuits, and I didn’t even break a sweat. That’s because I tried a new biscuit-making …

Amazon sale slashes $40 off the Google mesh Wi-Fi system everyone loves

Pretty much every consumer electronics company on the planet sells its own mesh Wi-Fi system these days, and some are better than others. And there …

Wi-Fi

Why Choose a Quilt over a Sleeping Bag?

From the 1980’s through to 2003, I exclusively used sleeping bags. From 2003 to 2011, I tried a couple of different types of quilts, but being a side …

29 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That'll Please Literally Everyone

Amazon

The Guinand Flying Officer 12H Automatic • Gear Patrol

Sunday, Apr 22, 2018<p>Guinand Flying Officer 12H Automatic<p>This German Watchmaker You Didn’t Know About Made an Affordable Chronograph<p>By Andrew …

20 Podcasts About Writing That Will Have You Penning A Bestselling Novel In No Time

Writers get their inspiration from all sorts of places — real life, current events, favorite books, other writers, their own imagination, and more …

Writing

Backpackers, You Will Completely Lose It Over These Custom-Made Backpacks

A few days ago, I was deep in the underbelly of the internet, digging through some niche backpacking forum, when I came across a name I’d never seen …

Backpacking

12 Essential Bourbons for Your Liquor Cabinet

What’s not to love about the quintessential American whiskey? Bourbon is an enduring favorite, a spirit that survived the years of Prohibition; …

Whiskey

A Complete Breakdown of How You Win at Catan

We could say that breaking down the play of <i>Catan</i> into algorithms and probability charts takes all the fun out. Then again, we’re discussing a game …

Fiction Book Review: The Hearts of Men by Nickolas Butler. Ecco, $26.99 (400p) ISBN 978-0-06-246968-7

The Hearts of Men<p>Nickolas Butler. Ecco, $26.99 (400p) ISBN 978-0-06-246968-7<p>More By and About This Author<p>Butler (<i>Beneath the Bonfire</i>) returns to …

33 science fiction and fantasy books that everyone will be talking about in 2017

Better make some space on your shelves<p>We’ve already taken a look at what novels are hitting bookshelves this month, but 2017 promises to be a huge year for science fiction and fantasy literature as a whole. There’s going to be some great reads from debut authors, while some of the best names in the …

Medley's Private Stock 10-Year-Old Bourbon Review

Producer: Charles Medley. Distiller: undisclosed Kentucky distillery. ABV: 45%. Mashbill: 77% corn, 10% rye, 13% malted barley. Price: $60-75.<p>Every …

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Books

Behind the Scenes with Allen Edmonds

An Air Force Colonel serving in Baghdad, a cop walking his beat and a waterfront manager rescuing a boat in a storm — all three require nerves of …

29 Charming Disney Prints You Need To Buy Right Now

Someday my prints will come.

You Can Now Play Legend of Zelda on Your Computer

It’s been 30 years since video game fans plugged their Nintendo Entertainment Systems into their television sets and (after blowing on the cartridge …

What You Need to Know Before You Buy Your Next TV

Televisions continue to make huge leaps forward in both technology and, well, marketing gibberish. Sure, OLED screens and 4K resolution have tangible …

Televisions

Luma Will Solve All Of Your WiFi Problems

Unless you live in a small apartment, you probably know how frustrating it can be to have a WiFi signal which is less than reliable. With a dedicated …

This Mug Keeps Your Coffee a Constant Temperature for Hours

It was 2009 when Clay Alexander, a thermal scientist who had recently sold a lightbulb design to GE, was in his kitchen staring at his plate of …

Coffee