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2016 Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG First Drive – Review

Fun fact: Geländewagen is German for off-road vehicle. The vehicle is also known as the "G-wagen" or simply the "G." Only M-B marketing types refer to it as "the G-class.”<p>Conceived in the early 1970s, jointly developed with Austrian truck maker Steyr-Daimler-Puch (now part of Magna Steyr), and …

Off-roading

Travel Well for Less: How to Save on Accommodations

Ever wonder why someone else always seems to get a better deal for their hotel or travel accommodation than you do? Well, there are lots of ways to score discounted (or even free) accommodations these days. We've done it ourselves in both our personal travel and for our work for International …

Don’t toss that old Android: Turn it into a Chromecast receiver!

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Robert Fruehauf/Shutterstock<p>For its $35 price tag, Google’s Chromecast is already fairly inexpensive. Still, you might …

Chromecast

NotifWidget puts your notifications on the home screen, lock screen, and DayDream

Most people don’t mind pulling down their app drawer to deal with notifications. When you get a lot of notifications, swiping down a bunch of times can get tedious. Now there’s an application that lets you deal with your notifications pretty much everywhere.<p>It’s called NotifWidget and as the name …

Apps

Laughing Russians Laugh Uncontrollably During Radio Control VIP Escort Run: Video

We often wish we could speak Russian, but perhaps more than ever today. These two laughing Russians are clearly having a good time; we just wish we …

Zilta rethinks the Android smartphone with focus on usability

Android is a platform known for its flexibility and customizability. But while many would prefer to have their choice of user interfaces and applications, some would rather focus on key functionalities, such as being able to call, text, email and browse the web.<p>These major functionalities are …

Mobile

Kiss Forever: 40 Years of Feuds and Fury

The strange, contentious saga of the world's most indestructible band<p>All that's missing from Gene Simmons' home office is a cash register. He has …

Rock Music

ActiveNotifications Lets You Bring The Moto X’s Best Feature To Other Android Devices

I’ve been spending a lot of time with the Moto X lately (full review coming shortly), and while the spec sheet isn’t to everyone’s liking, it packs some smart features that I’d love to see on other devices. Motorola’s motion-sensitive Active Display notifications is at the top of that transplant …

Suzanne Goin's Grilled Pork Burgers

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: When rethinking the perfect burger, it's what's inside that counts.</i><p>There are perfect burgers made of beef, salt, and pepper. This is not one of those burgers. …

Recipes

America’s Carriers Are Terrible. It’s Probably Your Fault.

A few days ago I landed in England and, expecting little, slipped an old UK SIM card into my phone. I’d bought it when living in London five years ago, and hadn’t used it in more than a year. But to my amazement it was still active — as was the money I’d added to its pay-as-you-go account 16 months …