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Edmunds picks 6 used luxury vehicles under $36K that are as good as some new cars

The average transaction price for new vehicles has been hovering above $35,000 this year, and briefly broke $36,000 at the end of 2017. But instead of buying a new vehicle, what if you took that money and applied it to purchasing a late-model luxury vehicle? For about the same money or less, you …

Luxury Lifestyle

Amazingly Clear Remastered Footage of an Amazing 1969 Jimi Hendrix Show in Stockholm, Sweden

In January of 1969, the late, great Jimi Hendrix performed at the Konserthuset in Stockholm, Sweden. For a long time, this amazing show was …

Guitar

We're Drowning In Plastic Trash. Jenna Jambeck Wants To Save Us

When a huge floating gyre of plastic waste was discovered in the Pacific in the late 1980s, people were shocked. When whales died and washed ashore with stomachs full of plastic, people were horrified. When photographs of beaches under knee-deep carpets of plastic trash were published, people were …

Pollution

Have a Great Idea for a TV Show? ScreenCraft Wants to Hear It

Put your TV pilot in front of executives at HBO, AMC, 3 Arts, and Amazon Studios.<p>Even though TV has gone through some pretty big lulls in quality in …

What, no Whitney? The biggest Rock & Roll Hall of Fame snubs ever – ranked!

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame recognises the world’s greatest popular music stars – except for the ones it doesn’t, from Kate Bush to Kraftwerk<p>This week saw the latest batch of inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio, but – like many other uncategorisable, expansive, eclectic …

This Silicon Valley sleeper hit app just got $52 million to do for spreadsheets what Microsoft did for computers

Airtable, a spreadsheet app that has become one of Silicon Valley's sleeper hits, has raised $52 million in new funding in a round led by Caffeinated Capital and CRV to bring its total to $62.6 million.<p>When it was founded in 2012, Airtable was a small, business-focused spreadsheet program. It has …

Startups

Arsenic, Lead Found in Popular Protein Supplements

Whether for weight loss, muscle building, or simply as a convenient quick meal on the go, many Americans turn to protein powders and drinks.<p>But a new …

Buying Property in Portugal as a Non-Resident

From taxes to average prices and down payments., here’s what you need to know<p>By Ariel Ramchandani<p>Recently, the sun has been shining brightly on …

How the Family-Run Underground Museum Became One of L.A.’s Most Vital Cultural Forces

The night after the 2016 U.S. presidential election, <i>Moonlight</i> director Barry Jenkins made his way to the Underground Museum, a buzzy cultural hub and alternative art space in the ­predominantly black-and-Latino neighborhood of Arlington Heights, in ­Central Los Angeles. Walking into the small …

Sony a9 Sensor One of the Best Ever Tested, DxOMark Finds

The Sony a9 mirrorless camera has been turning heads ever since it was first announced in April, and it will continue to do so with DxOmark’s latest …

Solo climber is 1st up mighty California rock without ropes

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Honnold had dreamed about climbing the mighty El Capitan in Yosemite National Park without any safety gear for eight years. …

Climbing

My favorite backpacking cameras

Through the years I have used many cameras on the trail, and several of them I have written reviews on. I thought for fun I would include a few …

Kai Lenny Downwind SUP Hydrofoil | The Future? - SUP Magazine – The Voice of Standup Paddling

We’ve been hanging out with Kai Lenny this week on the north shore of Maui. After a Maliko Run, he took me aside and told me that he had something …

Aquatic Sports

Lung Cancer in Non-Smokers

Lung cancer in non-smokers is more common than many people realize. In fact, lung cancer in never-smokers is now considered the 6th most common cause …

2013 Audi A3 Sportback - 2012 Paris Auto Show

Audi's small and sporty 5-door foreshadows the A3 Sedan.<p>In the U.S., the A3 is really in a class of one. No other automaker builds anything like the A3—a stylish, affordable, fuel-efficient, sports wagon available with gasoline or diesel. Sure, there are plenty of A3 clones crowding European …

Audi RS3 Returns to U.S. in 2017 With Something Like 400 Horsepower

Sources say the baby Audi muscle-sedan will have a turbo five-cylinder, seven-speed DSG, and do 0-60 in four seconds flat.<p>Audi has just facelifted its A3 and S3 models, but the most interesting addition to the lineup will be the RS3 sedan. We now hear from a highly reliable source within the …

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