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The Highway at Night Desktop

Reader Sebastian submitted this beautiful desktop to our Desktop Showcase, and the combination of the wallpaper and a few tasteful skins is a solid, …

Mobile TV

6 Apple AirPods alternatives that won’t take 6 weeks to be delivered

Apple’s new AirPods are insanely popular, having reportedly helped Apple’s share of the wireless headphone market skyrocket to 40% in recent months. …

Tech Trends

Trick Your Friends and Family With These 10 Bets You'll Always Win

If you’re looking for some ways to astonish your friends and family, or maybe win some free drinks at the bar, give these tricks a try.<p>In this video …

Scientists Find an Australian Honey That Rivals New Zealand MāNuka’s Antibacterial Properties

Good news!<p>New research has discovered that a variety of Australian honey has the same, potent antibacterial properties as the premium New Zealand …

Logitech’s Harmony 700 Universal Remote supports eight devices and has a color touchscreen: $40 shipped (Orig. $120)

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>Best Buy offers the Logitech Harmony 700 8-Device Universal Remote for <b>$39.99 shipped</b>. That’s down from the original $120 price …

Logitech

You Need a Beautiful Orrery in Your Life

These mechanical models of the solar system are stunning, and the perfect project for any ambitious maker.<p>Few things are as captivating as an orrery. First, the craftsmanship required to build these remarkable mechanical models is of the highest order. And like a globe, an orrery also serves a …

An Otherworldly Watch

Whether it’s via the air, land, or sea, fantastic voyages have long inspired timepiece design and the modern Odyssey watch is no exception. The …

Industrial Design

Six Endangered Words, a Real-Life Fortress of Solitude, and How Much Homework Kids Get Around the World

This week, we’re checking out some endangered English words, a real-life Fortress of Solitude-like crystal cave, how much homework kids get around …

Introducing a Smartwatch That's Powered by Body Heat

Smartwatches have their pros and cons. You can browse the Internet with the flick of a wrist, but at the end of the day, their battery life simply …

INFOGRAPHIC: NASA's top houseplants for improving your wellbeing and removing air pollution

Next time you’re cruising Amazon for an air purifier, consider heading to your local nursery instead. Thirty years ago, NASA studied houseplants as a …

Every iPhone User Needs To Have These 22 Incredible Apps to Make Life Easier

The mobile app industry is a huge global entity, with the European sector alone expected to be worth in excess of 63 billion Euros by the end of …

If You Still Don't Own a Philips Wake-Up Light, Today's the Day to Fix That

If you still haven’t upgraded your morning routine with a life-changing wake-up light, Amazon’s deeply discounting several different models as part …

Easily add 128 GB to your iOS devices with the iKlips drive

It’s a hassle dealing with maxed out space on your iPhone or iPad.<p>Deleting files is time consuming, and upgrading internal storage is costly. That’s why the iKlips Dual Interface Drive is handy: It lets you easily add up to 128 GB to any of your iOS devices.<p>For a limited time, you can get the …

25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden

How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, <i>these tricks aren’t really hidden at all</i>. …

The Scientific Reason You Need To Take A Beachside Holiday

DJI launches new $650 4K handheld steadicam to make your movies as smooth as Hollywood’s

DJI might be best known in consumer circles for its drones, but the company has announced a new integrated camera and handheld stabilizer designed to make your footage as smooth as a pro’s.<p>Rather than design a fixed single-purpose unit, the Osmo comes with a 12-megapixel 4K camera but is also …

Videography

Sweet-n-Spicy Garlic Ginger Chicken Wings

Happy Saturday! Today I’m gonna show you how to make crispy chicken wings in the oven without any added fat. This crisping technique has been around …

Recipes

Modern Camper Expands 3X with a Simple Press of a Button

When on a road trip, hauling a teardrop-style camper is easy thanks to its small size. But with this convenience comes a distinct design disadvantage: there isn’t a lot of living space. Beauer offers an ingenious solution to this problem with their 3X camper. It uses telescope-style folding to …

Hyundai HCD-16 Vision G Coupe Concept to Debut at Pebble Beach

Hyundai's long, sometimes circuitous march to the head of the budget-luxo pack has a new bannerman.<p>The German automakers have been falling over themselves to tack "coupe" rooflines onto sedans since the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Klasse bowed in 2004, with varied results. Few have been perfect, most have …

12 Best Automatic Coffee Machines

A really good cup of coffee can be the linchpin between a lousy day and an excellent one, which is exactly why you should be picky about what you …

These Countries Have the Best Weather in the Whole Entire World

Everyone has a different idea of primo weather, but it's safe to say that once you find your happy spot, you feel like a whole new woman.<p>Everyone has a different idea of primo weather, but it's safe to say that once you find your happy spot, you feel like a whole new woman. So whether you like it …

Panoramic Photography

MONEY's Best Places to Retire

These 25 towns offer a wealth of opportunities for enjoying your life after work—without cracking your nest egg.<p>This southwestern Utah town features …

Weekly Travel Deals: Turks and Caicos, Jamaica, and 47% Off a South African Safari

Including 47 percent off a platinum safari.<p>South Africa<p>Get <b>47% off</b> from Lion World, a 50-year-old tour operator that has made its name in affordable …

Ecocapsules are pint-sized solar and wind-powered micro homes

Ecocapsule is a small, egg-shaped abode that could be the perfect home for someone who wants to let it all go like Elsa and live off the grid. Its roof is decked with 600W solar cells and a built-in 750W wind turbine that store the energy they harness into a high-power battery. The structure's …

This Graphic Shows the Best Air-Cleaning Plants, According to NASA

Houseplants are awesome indoor air cleaners, but some of them are more effective than others at filtering out pollutants and toxic chemicals in the …

How To Move To Paradise With Nothing And Still Thrive

It's easy to fantasize about quitting your job and moving to an island in Hawaii, but paradise comes at a price. In Hawaii, that price is residing in a state so expensive it takes an annual salary of $122,000 to "live comfortably." And while the cost of living and rent are higher in Hawaii, the …

Look what these homes are hiding

If these walls could talk, the secrets they could tell.<p>Builders are getting requests to create hidden rooms in private homes, toserve as home offices, reading rooms, home theaters, wine cellars, children's play spaces or security zones.<p>"People are realizing they're not just for the movies, anyone …