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15 cities across the world that should be at the top of your travel bucket-list

Every year, we ask our readers to rate the best cities in the world, and the results continue to surprise us. Not only do newcomers sometimes float to the top, but longtime favorites also continue to reappear — a testament to a destination's enduring popularity. This year's group of winners span …

Siem Reap

Industrious Supranauts Uncover JDM Toyota Supra Specifications!

In some corners of the World Wide Web, a certain sort of sports-car aficionado is awaiting the third coming of the temporarily extinct BMW Z4. Pretty much everybody else is more interested in the return of Toyota’s venerable Supra, a car prefaced by Toyota’s FT-1 concept (pictured above). Now comes …

Sports Cars

This $40 Box is The Best Way to Get Back at Your Cable Company For Overcharging You

<i>Boy Genius Report</i> has found a device to help you get back at the cable companies for overcharging you with mysterious fees for years with one …

Penske Media Corporation

The Best Products of 2017: Watches

It was a big year for watches but a bigger year for enthusiasts. Though the numbers pointed to a tough 2016 and early 2017 for the Swiss watch …

Barack Obama Wished Joe Biden A Happy Birthday With The Best Meme Ever

On Monday, Nov. 20, former President Barack Obama used a Joe Biden meme to wish the former vice president a happy birthday, and, yes, it was …

Joe Biden

EA plans 'Star Wars Battlefront' updates after Reddit backlash

Electronic Arts will make changes to its upcoming action game <i>Star Wars Battlefront II</i> following a backlash over how it incentivizes players to unlock key content within the game.<p>One of the features of <i>Battlefront II</i>, launching November 17 for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, is an in-game economy …

These Are Six of the Best Watches to Come out in 2017

In August, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genéve (the so-called Oscars of Watchmaking) announced that a whopping 181 watches were competing for the …

Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600 wins watch Grand Prix

Inspired by Geneva's 18th century "cabinotiers," – which were workers employed in a small workshop in eighteenth and nineteenth-century Geneva …

Watches

The watches worn by some of the most powerful men in US finance

Anthony Scaramucci, formerly of SkyBridge Capital<p><i>Foros Peru</i><p>Anthony Scaramucci had been expected to serve in the Trump administration as the director …

Watches

The Best Swiss Watches for Your Money

Why an Oris timepiece is never a bad investment. (Special Promotion)

Watches

The Top 25 Modern PC Games

<b>Editor's Note: List last updated October 25, 2017.</b><p>When we look back at the last 10 years (from October 2007 to October 2017), we see continuing proof …

The Mazda Vision Coupe is achingly beautiful

The rumors claiming Mazda would introduce a brand-new coupe at the biennial Tokyo Auto Show were partially true. It might not be the born-again …

The new Casio G-Steel B100 is a smartwatch that hides its brains

Casio has been doing some interesting stuff lately. With their latest Edifice model they began toying with the idea of an analog watch that connects to your phone and can set itself to any timezone automatically. This decision to focus on function over OLEDs is a good one and the G-Steel B100 is …

Apollo Intensa Emozione is a 9,000 rpm middle finger to the turbo-hybrid establishment

Revs and light weight are the keys to this car's performance<p>German supercar builder Apollo has already shown one radical hypercar, the 1,000 horsepower Arrow, at last year's Geneva auto show. But before that car launches, the company will sell a different hypercar with the name Intensa Emozione, IE …

The Creator Of 'Macross' Is Working On A New Mecha Anime Called 'Pandora'

If you remember, a while back we heard that Shoji Kawamori was working on a new animation project with the intent for a global release. Well, that anime is called <i>Pandora</i> and it looks like it could be rather great.<p>Sent in the near future, the anime’s protagonist Leon Lau sets off a chain of events …

Anime

Bell & Ross adds some vintage military influences to its latest BR V1-92

Vintage-styled with vintage sizing.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>8<p>Vintage-styled with vintage sizing.<p>8<p>SHARES<p>Big and oversized timepieces with …

Koenigsegg Agera RS Beats Bugatti Chiron in 0-249-0 MPH Run

Swedish supercar achieves a time of 36.44 seconds<p>Koenigsegg has posted a video of an Agera RS running from 0 to 248.5 mph and then back again to 0 in 36.44 seconds. With this run, the Agera RS beats the Bugatti Chiron’s previously recorded time by a good margin.<p>Using a performance data logger and …

Omega – Seamaster Planet Ocean ‘Deep Black’ and ‘Big Blue’ Watches

OMEGA’s Planet Ocean ‘Deep Black’ watch collection represents the brand’s next step in the evolution of ceramic watchmaking.<p>In a first for Planet …

Watches

Cowboy Bebop Director's New Blade Runner Anime Is Killer

It was obvious that an anime reimagining of <i>Blade Runner</i> by the director of <i>Cowboy Bebop</i> would be killer, but it surpassed my high expectations. The …

Anime

Cowboy Bebop director working on a short anime prequel to Blade Runner 2049

Watch a brief tease below<p>One of anime’s most prolific directors will contribute his own short film to the Blade Runner universe, adding to Warner Bros.’ ongoing mission to bridge the events that occurred in the 30 year gap between <i>Blade Runner</i> and <i>Blade Runner 2049</i>.<p>“<i>Blade Runner: Black Out 2022,”</i> …

Electricity-free Stanford system cuts cooling costs by beaming heat into space

Heat naturally flows from hot things to cold things, and since there are few places colder than the vacuum of space, that's a great place to try to …

Clean Energy

10 Badass Natural Water Slides Across America

Along with river tubing and doing absolutely nada on a beach somewhere, frolicking in a swimming hole ranks high on the list of iconic summer …

Ariel will build a 1,180bhp hypercar

Ariel is building a hypercar. Yes, the company so far known only for its lightweights is making the jump to hyperspace. It’s hard to know where to …

The best watches for motoring

If high auction prices for classic TAG Heuers are any indicator – not to mention the litany of vintage-inspired chronographs the watch industry is …

You Can Live Like Royalty in These 5 Dreamy Beach Towns (for Next to Nothing)

When you imagine a stress-free beach lifestyle, more often than not, that daydream revolves around one (or more) of these things: the luxury of an …

Porsche is building a stunning Tesla rival — here's everything you need to know

As Porsche gears up for its first push in the electric space, the automaker is also considering ditching diesel engines, CEO Oliver Blume told Reuters.<p>The luxury automaker is contemplating ditching diesel engines in the wake of Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal. Regulators are currently …

Electric Vehicles

Your Next Getaway: Spain's Secret Oasis That Even Locals Don't Know About

The barren, rocky highway twists and turns like a cobra that’s downed a fifth of tequila. This is Nowheresville, Spain, a desert land of sand and …

Barcelona

The Best Watches Under $1,000

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> In compiling this list, we focused specifically on watches with an MSRP at $1,000 and did not include gray market deals or sales. …

This is the best island in the world

If you weren't already craving a summer holiday, then pictures of the best island in the world, as voted by the travelling public, might just push you over the edge.<p>The title awarded by Travel + Leisure as part of their World's Best Survey takes into account traveller's reviews of islands including …

Cost of Living

How to Explore the Philippine Islands

There may be no better place to island hop than in the Philippines. After all, the Southeast Asian country is made up of well over 7,000 islands. The …