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Samenwerking Centraal Beheer en Peerby voor verzekeringen | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Dit meldde Peerby. De garantie is optioneel en wordt door de lener betaald.<p>(Uit)leners zijn niet verplicht om er gebruik van te maken, maar kunnen …

Uitleen-app Peerby krijgt Android-versie | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Peerby haalde onlangs 1,7 miljoen euro aan investeringen binnen. Onder meer het Franse XAnge en Sanoma Ventures, de investeringstak van de uitgever …

New iOS 8 Cydia jailbreak likely to launch tomorrow

PanguTeam’s iOS 8 jailbreak happened much quicker than many people expected, but for most users it wasn’t worth installing since its lack of Cydia meant that most users wouldn’t have the ability to find and install software packages.<p>That looks set to change tomorrow, however, as the PanguTeam has …

Cydia

Micro Loft Maximizes 425sqft of Space in Modern Makeover

The Manhattan Micro Loft in New York is a residential renovation by Specht Harpman that takes maximizing space to a whole new level – literally. The …

Interior Design

Japan's Seven Stars cruise train offers luxury on the rails

"The idea for a cruise train came from our company president, Mr. Koji Karaike," Simon Metcalfe from JR Kyushu tells Gizmag. "It was something that …

Travelling On The Trans-Mongolian Train: All You Need To Know

Travelling on the Trans-Mongolian train from Beijing to Ulan Bator is the rail journey of a lifetime! The scenery and landscapes are fantastic and …

Border Crossings

Ten scenic train trips for independent travellers

Ten trips to inspire your next holiday by train - and not an escorted tour in sight. Our selection of scenic train trips for independent travellers …

40 Singapore foods we can't live without

From Katong laksa in the east to Indian-Muslim fare in the west, here are 40 foods that define Singapore's culinary character<p>Singaporeans are simply obsessed with eating. For the best food, they will queue endlessly, they will traverse the island, and they will eat at all hours. Many have been …

Side Dishes

Set Forth on a Train Odyssey in India

See trip details for Western India, one of 30 suggested family trips from National Geographic.<p>India Guide<p>Mumbai Guide<p>More Family Trips<p>Got older kids and willing to travel outside the summer season? One of the best ways to explore Western India is by train. Board the Deccan Odyssey luxury train in …

India

Top 10 ways to delve into Hong Kong’s underbelly

Hong Kong is a place that provokes questions, some without answers. Those five-star hotels and soaring skyscrapers are first world, but those crumbling tenements look third world, don’t they? How do seven million people fit on this tiny speck of land? And how do they decide where to eat in The City …

Modern Mobile Dwellings

You might remember an exhibit at the SFMoma a few years ago that featured the highly designed Airstream trailer. I remember ducking into the little mobile home, taking stock of the space inside, and thinking, I might give up my house to live in this tiny thing.<p>That diminutive slice of heaven was …

10 iconic train excursions

One of the best ways to experience the travel style of yesteryear's rich and famous is to spend some time on a luxury train. Typically, these trains provide private two-person overnight compartments, some with built-in showers, along with lavish service, onboard guides, and elaborate meals. Many …

The world's best secret islands

Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new <i>Best in Travel 2011</i> guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe.<p>1. Torres Strait Islands, Australia<p><i>Image by Killer White Fluff</i><p>As far as you can go in Oz without …

Crowsflight Is Just About The Simplest Way To Not Get Lost

You know those trackers you see in movies, the ones that beep and point to wherever you should be going? Heroes and villains alike use them to track bags of stolen money, and space marines use them to avoid aliens.<p>Now you can use one to get, well, to get wherever it is you want to go. The app is …

Apps

Top 5 unmissable journeys by rail

There are few more memorable ways to travel than by train. Here are <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> magazine’s top five ways to get on board.<p>1. The Ghan, Australia: the luxury rail ride<p>The Australian outback is a place that’s hard to grasp: a vast, ill-defined area mapped by Aboriginal people not on paper …

Travel Boom: China Opens Three New Express Trains For 2013

Both the Xi'an and Luoyang trains arrive at these cities in just about four hours, depositing travelers a short car ride away from some of China's …

Trains

Why A Luxury Train Is The Best Way To Travel In India

India is a country of many marvels, but smooth flight connections and good roads aren’t among them. Over the last year, very disturbing sexual assaults on women, both Indian nationals and foreign visitors, have also received international attention, dropping the number of female visitors entering …

Downgrading Your Airport Firmware Is Dead Easy — And May Help Fix Connectivity Troubles

According to the denizens of the Internet, the Airport Extreme you have sitting in your hallway or – nerd! – in your bedroom might be experiencing dropout. According to Marco “I just sold [x]” Arment of Instapaper fame, this problem might have something to do with the latest 7.6.3 firmware. The …

Operating Systems

Luna Enables ‘Do Not Disturb’ With A Quick Swipe On The iPhone’s Lockscreen [Jailbreak]

I often forget that the Do Not Disturb toggle in iOS 6 exists. It’s a great feature for quickly shutting out the noise, but the problem is that you have to open the Settings app to enable. Do Not Disturb feels like something that should immediately accessible.<p>Luna is a new jailbreak tweak based on …

iOS

AltKeyboard Will Turn You Into A More Efficient iPhone Typist [Jailbreak]

It takes practice to learn how to efficiently type on the iOS keyboard. Because all the keys are virtual, you have to tab through multiple layouts to access all of the available characters. I remember how slow I was at alternating keyboards to type numbers and punctation when I got my first iPhone. …

Cydia

Auxo For iPad: The App Switcher Apple Wouldn’t Make [Jailbreak]

It all started as a concept in a forum. A designer who goes by the online name of “Sentry” posted mockups of a redesigned app switcher for the iPhone. It was such a unique and innovative take—webOS-like app cards and quick access to Settings toggles—that it got picked up by dozens and dozens of big …

Apps

Philips Updates Hue iOS App To Include Geo-Fencing, Timers, And IFTTT Support

Philips Hue lightbulbs have quickly become one of our favorite iPhone accessories for the home. Not only can change your lighting to fit any mood, you can also create light shows with your music, and now Philips is adding some new features to the bulbs to make them even more powerful.<p>Philips …

Home Automation

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The World's Coolest Tree House Hotels

Once the sole province of young boys and Ewoks, tree houses offer adventurous travelers (read: unafraid of heights) a unique travel experience in an age of roadside motel chains and globe-stretching hotel corporations.<p>Building a hotel in the treetops is hardly a new idea: Brazil's Ariau Amazon …