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Step up: eight epic hikes of the world

Hiking is about more than exercise, pleasant scenery or getting from A to B; putting one foot in front of the other for hours, days or even weeks on end creates a special sense of connection to a place.<p>Lonely Planet’s new book, <i>Epic Hikes of the World</i>, contains 50 of the best routes suggested by our …

17 exhilarating road trips to restore your faith in adventure

When I first began writing about cars, going on a road trip meant high adventure off the beaten track, going it alone, triumph over adversity, unexpected new friendships – and a world of discovery. Today, with the rise of convenient self-drive packages that take care of car hire, route planning, …

10 essential yoga poses for beginners

For some reason, in the last decade, yoga – in all its bizarre forms (hot, cold, with beer and even, goats) – has become a go-to workout for fitness fanatics. It has transformed from being a workout you might do once a week wearing slouchy tracksuit bottoms to an exemplary physical and spiritual …

Why pay for Office and Photoshop when you can get these alternatives for free?

Top-quality software that costs nothing.<p>We rely on expensive computer programs to edit photos and video, deal with office work, and protect our computers from malware. But they're not our only options. Often, commercial studios will offer the most basic versions of their products free of charge. In …

FarmCrowdy raises $1M round to bring Nigerian farmers online and to market

Jake Bright Contributor<p>Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Africa Roundup: Uber says it’s staying, Konga could be epic startup fail<br>• Harley Davidson’s EV debut could electrify the motorcycle industry<p>Bringing small …

10 Incredible Uses for Cryptocurrency and Blockchain You Probably Haven't Thought of

Cryptocurrency to battle election fraud? De-corrupt charities? Make the world greener? Who knew?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Now, more than ever before is a time to be thinking about cryptocurrencies. Over the past few years, cryptocurrency has grown exponentially …

This Stunning Portuguese House Has Pools on Pools—Literally

Summer is officially done for the year, but that still doesn't do much to diminish our visions of sitting poolside. That fantasy actually doesn't …

Sinot Nature Superyacht

Akin to a private boutique hotel on water, the Sinot Nature Superyacht gets its name from its purpose as a platform for viewing unspoiled parts of …

Swimming Pools

The UK's 50 best Sunday lunches

Food & drink,Life and style,Restaurants,Pubs,Chefs,Travel,Food and drink,Meat,Vegetarian food and drink,Dogs,Weekend breaks,Vegetables<p>From pubs in the Highlands to London’s Highbury, a zero-waste eatery in Brighton and an art haunt in Somerset, here are our 50 picks for a sumptuous Sunday …

Food

10 Bucket List Trips Around the World You Probably Never Thought Of

If you’re looking for a place where you’ll be inspired, where you’ll see some of the most beautiful sights in your lifetime, these 10 travel …

Mercedes puts Formula One tech in an electric hypercar

The AMG Project One Concept car takes the hybrid to over 1,000 horsepower.<p>More and more supercars from the likes of Ferrari and Porsche are using electric motors to juice their torque. Mercedes-Benz wasn't about to be left out. It's just introduced the 1,000-horsepower AMG Project One ahead of the …

Auto Shows

Porsche is finally giving 911 fans the sports car they've been waiting for

For 911 fanatics, it was an oasis of purity in an age of turbo engines, twin-clutch gear boxes, and all-wheel-drive.<p>The 991 911R production cars soon became harder to come by than Porsche's multi-million dollar 918 hypercar, leaving many of the brand's fans high and dry.<p>(911Rs have been showing up …

He's Banking the Unbanked in Nigeria and Beyond

“I knew that whatever I wanted to do had to pass the big idea test.” For Tayo Oviosu, 39, that big idea was Paga, now the largest distribution …

Your Mighty New Mindful Habit: Learn to Respond, Not React

Whether you're talking with friends, family, romantic partners or even coworkers or employees, how you communicate means a lot, especially when it …

17 Powerful Quotes to Strengthen Your Mind

Fear, doubt and worry are only feelings, but in the heat of the moment, they can seem as real as the air we breathe. Although the sensations can be …

Lake Tahoe's Priciest Property Is This $75M 'Epic Lakefront Masterpiece'

Located on the north shore of Lake Tahoe, this waterside retreat in Crystal Bay, NV, is the most expensive listing in the Tahoe area. Listed for $75 …

Here’s your complete guide to machine learning and AI

Learn all aspects of this cutting-edge technology with over 60 hours of professional, hands-on instruction.<p>Although the field of machine learning has only recently reached mainstream notoriety, machines have been taught to learn and make predictions from data for decades. You probably already make …

Machine Learning

The Best Kits for Teaching Kids How to Code

Who says learning code has to be boring?<p>Whether you're an experienced programmer or have never even touched a line of code, a kit designed to introduce basic coding skills can make a great gift for kids. These kits can teach everything from problem-solving skills to real programming languages that …

Programming Languages

iPhone: Do not force quit apps by swiping them away, warn experts

One of the biggest mistakes on the iPhone doesn't look like a mistake. In fact, it looks helpful.<p>But potentially millions of people are wasting time, …

Apps

The World's Most Exclusive Cars

Most people have been here before: , shopping for the right car, test-driving a few models, haggling a little bit for the one you've settled on, …

Will a Robot Replace You at Work? This Website Tells You

It’s hardly a theoretical exercise to wonder if you will lose your job to a robot. Robots, or some form of automation, are already affecting the …

'Extraordinary' month for Scottish renewable energy

<b>Scotland had "another extraordinary month" for renewable energy in May, according to environmental groups.</b><p>Wind turbines alone provided enough electricity to supply 95% of Scottish homes.<p>WWF Scotland analysed renewables data provided by WeatherEnergy.<p>It also found that in several parts of Scotland, …

Rolls-Royce Create The Ultimate One-Off Masterpiece

In the modern world of bespoke, there are no limitations. Taking this point rather literally is the latest offering from Rolls-Royce, a luxury car …

Mercedes-AMG GT R review: ultimate 577bhp AMG driven in the UK

1/9<p>Car specifications<p><b>Time to review the Mercedes-AMG GT R again?</b> Not that we need an excuse, but yes, after a stellar debut in Portugal we’ve got the …

Watch the First Three Production Bugatti Chirons Leave Molshiem

Take a peek at the Chiron’s assembly process<p>Sorry, Veyron owners – you should probably sit out the next round of concours and Cars and Coffee for a bit, as your cars might be a little old hat now. The first three Bugatti Chiron hypercars have left the factory and have made their way into customers’ …

Sports Cars

Want a Younger Brain? Forget Sudoku and Do This

Mental age is more in your control than you might think.<p>Nobody wants to lose cognitive function, especially when so much of business--and life in general--depends on being "on top of it" to stay ahead of the competition. But statistically speaking, the reality is, you have to fight to stay sharp. …

The 17 best destinations in France - and where to stay

An expert guide into the top places and cities to visit in France and the best places to stay, in locations including Paris, Marseille, Nice, Cote d'Azur, Languedoc-Roussillon, Dordogne, Cannes and Monaco.<p>Provence<p>Provence nourishes a spectrum of expectations like no other European region. There is …

La Bastide de Gordes

Gordes, Provence, France<p>Gordes, the most spectacular of the Luberon's perched villages, probably required an ultra-spiffing hotel. After an £18 million rip-out-and-rebuild refurb, this is it. Food and drink are front rank, staff constitute one large smile. Over decades, I've stayed in perhaps a …

3 solar innovations to watch

Solar costs have already dropped precipitously. But what's next?<p>Late last year, Bloomberg reported on a remarkable turning point: Solar is becoming …