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These simple earbuds are the wireless, noise-cancelling solution you've been looking for

popsci shop<p>Incredible audio quality for less than $45<p>Although wireless audio is quickly becoming the new norm, some listeners crave the simplicity of wired headphones. The Cresuer Touchwave Bluetooth Earbuds combine the best of both worlds, delivering superb Bluetooth sound with the minimum of …

Consumer Tech

How to add AirPlay 2 to your Sonos speaker

Now that Sonos has added AirPlay 2 connectivity to its range of speakers, it's time to get on board the Apple train. With AirPlay 2 you can now stream to a Sonos device straight from your iPhone, or ask Siri on an iPhone, iPad or HomePod ($349 at Walmart) to control your new Beam sound bar, for …

Smart Homes

These Expensive Vacation Destinations Are Affordable Retirement Options

When you retire, your life takes on the qualities of an endless weekend without a back-to-work Monday looming. If you dream of a long vacation at a …

New Zealand

Why you’ll never throw away another lemon peel | Tom Hunt

Good lemons are knobbly, juice-filled and can be eaten whole, like apples – rind, flesh, the lot. But it wasn’t until I visited Sicily that I really understood what a proper lemon tasted like. Stout trees populate the villages, littering the ground with their fruit and, in season, lemons are eaten …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

What Happens to Your Points and Miles After You Die? - The Points Guy

On Friday, it was revealed that celebrated chef and traveler Anthony Bourdain left his “accumulated frequent flyer miles” to his wife Ottavia Busia. …

American Airlines

This private airline will basically let you fly first class for the price of an economy ticket

• <b>If you ever wanted a semi-private jet experience without the hassles of ownership, Aura wants you as a passenger.</b>• <b><br>Choose from two luxury classes —</b> …

Los Angeles

The best AV receiver

<i>By Chris Heinonen</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After over 50 hours testing eight new receivers hands-on, we're …

Audiophile

How to make your Apple Watch heart rate recordings more accurate

Optical heart rate monitors like those found on the Apple Watch ($335 at Amazon Marketplace) are accurate enough to gauge the intensity of a workout and keep a close eye on your overall heart rate. However, for some users who prefer a more precise heart rate report, the Apple Watch offers support …

Fitness Technology

Meet the 21-Year-Old CEO Revolutionizing Luxury Air Travel

As a boy, Zander Futernick always dreamed of becoming a pilot. For his eighth birthday, his father built him a little airport with a concourse, replete with model airplanes—and when they traveled, he would venture into the cockpit at the end of each flight. “I’d sit in the seat and they’d give me …

Family Business

A new supervolcano is brewing under Massachusetts, Vermont and New Hampshire

Something unexpected has been gradually making itself known to geologists in the United States. A huge mass of molten rock is creeping upwards beneath the nation’s north eastern states.<p>“The upwelling we detected is like a hot-air balloon, and we infer that something is rising up through the deeper …

Volcanoes

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

RVs

Insiders Swear By This Google Hack Every Time They Travel

Traveling to a new city can be exhilarating, but coordinating the logistics can be a pain if you're not prepared. Bustling airports, unfamiliar …

5 Ways To Grow Your Side Podcast Into A Six-Figure Business

At first glance, podcasting may not seem like the most enticing (or lucrative) side hustle idea.<p>After all, it clearly requires a fair amount of work and the right recording equipment just to get your podcast up and running. That combination of time and financial investment can be a lot to handle …

Entrepreneurship

Watch Kodi on Amazon Fire TV? You're About to Be Hacked

<i>UPDATED 9:45 a.m. ET Tuesday June 12 with evidence that Amazon Fire TVs are indeed being infected by ADB.Miner. Originally published at 7:00 p.m. ET</i> …

This is the cheapest way to cut the cord

Cutting the cord and dropping your pay TV subscription is going to save you a ton of money no matter how you go about it. Of course, since you’re …

Streaming Media

How to instantly improve your LinkedIn profile headline

There is a <b>proven LinkedIn profile headline formula</b> that <i>isn’t</i> about catchy taglines (“The pro you’ve been looking for”) or meaningless buzzwords …

7 Alexa commands you're not using but should

With Alexa and the the Echo, Amazon has built a robust service that can deliver seemingly endless information and control your home. But, are you taking advantage of all it can do?<p>If you haven't yet unlocked the full potential of Alexa, these seven voice commands will get you closer. These are the …

21 clever Alexa commands you will use again and again

More than any other device, Alexa has become our closest approximation of artificial intelligence. She has a voice and personality, and if you ask the right question, she’ll even get sassy with you. Users even refer to Alexa as “she.” We usually prefer to say her name, rather than the name of the …

Mike Kerrigan: I thought I had enough friends, then a stranger did this on my flight home

John Lennon said life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans. It’s taken me only 47 years, but I am beginning to understand what he meant.<p>Into my early forties I was busy planning every detail of my life. This now, that later. I wrote the script and starred in the production. …

U.S. Army

Magnetic 'metal seed' that destroys brain tumours in ten minutes invented by British scientists

Deadly brain tumours could be removed in just ten minutes with a groundbreaking new treatment which uses MRI scanners to heat up cancer cells until they die.<p>The new therapy, developed by University College London, involves injecting a tiny magnetic metal ‘seed’ into the bloodstream and directing it …

Cancer

Get rid of junk hiding in your Mac with just a single click

Spring may be coming to an end, but that doesn't mean that your spring cleaning chores are over.<p>You've purged your closet, you've deep cleaned your …

Cleaning

10 reasons to get an Apple Mac instead of a Windows PC

1/<p>1. Macs are easier to buy.<p>Apple<p>There are fewer models and configurations of Mac computers to choose from than there are Windows PCs — if only …

How to reboot your router to avoid malware

The FBI is warning the public to reboot the routers they have in their home or office to disrupt a malware that may have infected as many as 500,000 …

Routers

This Is Where Italian Girls Go on Summer Vacation (and Why You Should Too)

When planning your first trip to Italy, there are a few standout cities that provide a perfect first glimpse at the Italian way of life. But after …

The Cult of Peloton: Reinventing the Fitness Industry, and Becoming a Microcultural Phenomenon

Until a month ago, I had never taken a spin class. While friends and colleagues made regular pilgrimages to boutique fitness studios like SoulCycle …

Advertising Industry

All the live TV streaming services compared: Which has the best channel lineup?

With the runaway popularity of on-demand streaming video services like Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Video and Hulu, more people are deciding to stop paying for cable TV. But just because you cut the cord doesn't mean you have to give up live TV.<p>Right now five major services offer live TV steamed over …

Sling TV

Google will make its paid storage plans cheaper

Google is rolling out new changes to its storage plans that include a new, low-cost storage plan and half off the price of its 2TB storage option, the company announced today. It’s also converting all Google Drive paid storage plans to Google One, perhaps in part because you’ll now have one-tap …

11 Best Vanguard Index Funds to Buy for Low-Cost Quality

Vanguard index funds are among the market’s greatest champions of low-cost investing.<p>The company is a pioneer, launching the first index fund – the …

Two tools under $20 each on Amazon that can replace more than 100 other tools

Amazon is full of awesome products you had no idea existed, and that’s true across so many different product categories. This is especially true for …

Woodworking

A Fancy French Chocolate Cake You'd Never Guess Is One-Bowl

Pastry chefs are tinkerers. I wouldn’t be surprised if a disproportionate number of us had engineers or scientists or inventors for parents. If you own or are in charge of a pastry kitchen, you probably have endless tales of re-inventing, re-jiggering, and “hacking” various tools, equipment, and …