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These smashing backyard ideas are hot and happening!

Blessed with extra outdoor space at the rear end of your home? You can convert it into your choice of recreational zone with a little bit of …

Landscaping

Photos of the Tsukiji Fish Market

With an area of about 230,000 square meters, Tsukiji fish market is one of the largest fish markets in the world. Inside there are also many …

Japan

US family travel experts share their best trips

When you live in a country as vast and varied as the US, it’s hard to decide where to spend that oh-so-precious family vacation. And the answer also depends on your point of origin and how far you’re prepared to go. To give you a few ideas, we asked 10 family travel experts to name their favorite …

Family Travel

First time Dublin: discover the best of Ireland's Fair City

It’s easy to know what to expect on a first visit to Dublin, right? Cram in as many pubs as you can and somehow find your way back to the airport, tired and dazed but knowing you just had the best craic of your life...if you could only remember it all.<p>While that sounds like a great weekend, you’d …

Ireland

This Family of 5 Is Crossing the Country in a Beautifully Renovated School Bus

A New Mexico family of five transformed a school bus into a tiny, photogenic mobile home.<p>Denver and Vanessa Miller, along with their three sons, …

New Mexico

The best of Puglia – the ultimate guide

Puglia is a region that occupies the ‘heel’ of southern Italy and is home to historic towns (many of which have histories that go back thousands of …

Italy

This Retailer Spent $30,000 on Its Employees--and Got $3 Million of Sales in Return

Gap stores conducted research that might turn industry labor practices upside down--while squashing 4 productivity killers along the way.<p>Everyone's looking for the keys to improved productivity and a way to dramatically improve performance. There are few industries more in need of such secrets than …

Employment

Best beaches in Portugal from the Algarve to Lisbon that you'll want to bookmark for your next holiday

Portugal has long been a firm favourite with Brits for a family holiday thanks to its hot and sunny weather, the plethora of activities on offer and, …

European Travel

Best of Bengal - exploring Kolkata's rich culinary heritage

Amongst Indian foodies, Kolkata is celebrated as a gourmand’s paradise, home to one of the most evolved culinary traditions in South Asia. Locals are not only proud of their food, they go about their epicurean drill with snobbish sophistication, and it pays to know the ropes before you run into the …

Fast Food

Luxury camper van can go off grid for days

And it’s for sale!<p>The outdoors world is chock-full of DIY conversion vans, (it’s a big reason why we started a brand-new van-focused community group) and many of them are marvels of ingenuity and sweat equity. But sometimes you need to turn to the professionals for a van with all the luxuries of …

RVs

The 32 most beautiful places to visit in Ireland

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ireland might be famous for its pubs, but it offers much more spectacular views than the bottom of a pint glass.<p>At CNN Travel, we're celebrating Ireland's 32 counties.<p>There's the wild windswept west, with its Atlantic views, legendary surfing spots from Dingle to Donegal, live music and …

Ireland

Awesome Animated Mockups for Your Next Killer Presentation

There are so many things to love about being a designer in this day and age. The community is connected and quite strong. There are plenty of great …

Mockups

The remarkable story of the largest ship ever built

Were this to be a big-budget fiction movie, critics would declare the plot to be absurd: the story of a ship - the largest one ever built - being bombed, completely sunk and then hauled from the seabed and patched up to serve another 21 years.<p>Strange then, that so few people know the history behind …

What it was really like to fly on Concorde

<b>(CNN) —</b> Earlier this year, a Norwegian Air Boeing 787 Dreamliner hitched a ride on a powerful jet stream and flew from New York to London in a record-setting five hours and 13 minutes, landing almost an hour ahead of schedule.<p>Record-setting, perhaps, but for a subsonic airliner.<p>In 1976 -- over 40 …

Engines

Goodbye Google Wallet...And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?<p><b></b><b>1 — Google Wallet is turning into Google Pay.</b><p>In January, Google announced it was bringing Android Pay and Google Wallet together under the new Google Pay brand. Now the new Google …

Google Pay

Never, ever purchase these things on your credit card

As we move farther and farther down the road toward a cashless society, consumers can use credit cards to pay for nearly everything, everywhere these …

10 Inspiring Greenhouse Plans With Amazing Results

We often say that building stuff is easy and a lot of the times it is but that doesn’t mean you’ll be successful without paying attention to all the …

China's mobile payment volume tops 81 trln yuan - Xinhua

BEIJING, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) -- China's mobile payments totaled 81 trillion yuan (about 12.77 trillion U.S. dollars) as of October 2017, the world's …

How to have a romantic trip with kids in tow

Romance isn’t off limits once you have children – you just need to work harder to make it happen, and that goes for when you’re travelling too.<p>If a willing babysitter is a distant fantasy, or you just don’t fancy leaving the kids at home while you jet off to exotic climes, it’s still possible to …

Kids

Mattel's Jurassic World Toys Are Huge, To Scale And App-Integrated

Mattel unveiled a huge line of Jurassic World toys at New York Toy Fair today, tacking up the baton from Hasbro in previous years.<p>The toys are for the Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom film that will be out in theaters on June 22 and includes pre-school, action figures, play-sets, vehicles, plush. …

Jurassic World

How to design and order Google Photo Books

Smartphones cameras just keep getting better, and you've probably taken a few photos over the years that you want to commit to memory forever. Sure, …

Cashless society? Apple boss Tim Cook wants to see the end of money before he dies

Apple boss Tim Cook has said that he hopes to see the elimination of cash within his lifetime.<p>He was speaking at the shareholder meeting of the …

10 lesser-known amazing things to do in Thailand

Thailand is one of the most diverse corners of South-East Asia: a tropical, beautiful, extraordinary country that draws backpackers, honeymooners and …

Why Alpe d'Huez is the perfect ski resort for families

It turns out that selecting swimming trunks from a public vending machine can be quite daunting for a chap. I certainly felt a generous dollop of status anxiety as I vacillated between petit, moyen and grand before feeding a €20 note into the slot and pressing the relevant button. The stylish …

What Is The Difference Between Bitcoin and Ethereum?

Last year, thanks to stratospheric rises in value, lots of people became aware of the existence of Bitcoin, as well as another often-cited up-and-coming cryptocurrency, Ethereum.<p>By market cap they are the two most valuable cryptocurrencies – as of writing (and please note that these numbers …

Cryptocurrency

Interview With India's Three Largest Exchanges: Cryptocurrency Ban Rumors are FUD

Earlier this week, many reports falsely suggested that the Indian government has banned cryptocurrency trading and the entire cryptocurrency market. …

Cryptocurrency

How to Build a Terrarium Even Serial Plant Killers Can't Mess Up

Learning how to build a terrarium is not as hard as you might think—and it's a great option if you're looking to add some greenery to your home that …

Plants

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This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Jackyled Direct (99% positive lifetime from over 19,000 customers) via Amazon has its motion-activated under-bed LED light strips …

Penang guide: what to do, plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels

Its street food scene is legendary and the capital George Town, one of the hottest destinations in Asia, now buzzes with nightlife – but the verdant island’s beaches and jungle are also worth exploring<p>This exotic tropical island off the north-west coast of Malaysia is one of the world capitals of …

Asia Travel

35 Amazing Real World Examples Of How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.<p>Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, …

Blockchain