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The Best Place to Camp in Each of the 50 States

Ready, set, camp.<p>Numerous studies have found benefits to spending time in the outdoors: better concentration, elevated mood, even faster healing and …

Travel

Utah's Top 12 Experiences

From scenic drives to national parks, Utah offers terrific experiences that should be on every traveler’s list. Here are Fodor’s top picks for a memorable trip.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Stunning Images From Around The World<p>Follow Fodor's on Twitter: www.twitter.com/fodorstravel

National Parks

In hot water: an Iceland swimming holiday

Iceland is awash with naturally heated water, making it a fantastic place for an outdoor swimming tour of its bubbling hot pots and geothermal pools<p>The best places to stay in Reykjavik and the rest of the country<p>Bathing outside in naturally heated water is part of Icelandic life. Icelanders are …

European Travel

I'd Rather Ride A Mexican Bus Than An American Airline

IT WAS A perfect travel day, with crystal blue skies and white puffy clouds floating above us. My husband, Jim, and I, along with our friend Patti, were headed from Mexico City, where we'd been basking in the artistic legacy of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, to Oaxaca, where we would soon experience …

Time I

AmazonBasics Backpack for Laptops up to 17-inches

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>Large multi-compartment backpack with a padded sleeve for laptops<p>Holds up to 17" notebook computer<p>Mesh water …

27 of the Best Chrome Extensions You Should Check out Today

We love the Web. Seriously, we do. But sometimes, achieving what you want is a little harder and takes a little longer than you’d really want. It’s for that reason that we’ve put together a list of 27 of the best Chrome extensions you can find around.<p>We’ve broken them down into groups of a few per …

This Is What It Looks Like Inside an Amazon Warehouse

What happens after you click “buy” on Amazon.com? To most people, that’s a mystery. I flew out to Phoenix earlier this month to find out by taking a …

Git Explained: For Beginners

I’m working with Git now for about two years but only for my personal projects and those I have on GitHub. At work we still use TFS and SVN (as of …

100 High-Quality Java Developers’ Blogs

The intent of this page is to collection the best 100 Java blogs and help programmers to find good blog posts to read. Some of these blogs may not be …

Switch to HTTPS Now, For Free

• Register with StartSSL<br>• Generating the certificate<br>• Creating the full certificate chain<br>• Installing the certificates<br>• Setup with other common hosts<br>• Mixed …

Call me maybe: Cassandra

<i>Previously on Jepsen, we learned about Kafka’s proposed replication design.</i>Cassandra is a Dynamo system; like Riak, it divides a hash ring into a …

Databases

a simple git branching model

This is a very simple git workflow. It (and variants) is in use by many people. I settled on it after using it very effectively at Athena. GitHub …

UTF-8 – “The most elegant hack”

While it may not look like much, the image above is a piece of the original email where [Ken Thompson] described what would become the implementation …

Why Amazon Wants To Make You Pay Sales Tax

Our days of sales-taxless, free-love internet revelry may be numbered. Thursday afternoon, the Senate voted to open the floor to a bill that could …

eCommerce

Supersized natural wonders of US National Parks

Superlative natural wonders appear wherever you turn in the USA's national parks. Whether you're working on your bucket list - 'Climb North America's highest mountain!' - or just wanting to hug the world's largest living tree, you can explore nature's extreme outer limits at these record-setting US …

National Parks

David Foster Wallace's Legendary Graduation Speech Is Now An Awesome Short Film

Novelist David Foster Wallace gave a speech called "This Is Water" to the 2005 graduating class at Kenyon College.<p>The speech, which has become legendary, discusses how meaningless daily routines take over our lives and that we have to choose how we think, and what we pay attention to.<p>"This Is …

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