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Best Budget Friendly All-Inclusive Resorts

Your kids want to swim in the ocean, your spouse wants to perfect his tennis serve, and all you want is a nice glass of wine with dinner…oh, and to …

Event-o-Rama: 10 Must-Dos in July

<b>There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in July:</b><p>Tap into <b>Portland</b>‘s love for beer at the 26th annual <b>Oregon Brewers Festival</b> (July 24-28). Sample more than 80 different beers from scores of craft breweries, listen to live music, …

JetBlue To Serve Sam Adams Beer On Flights Nationwide

Next time you take to the skies in a JetBlue aircraft, you may be able to crack open a can of ice-cold craft beer.<p>The Boston Beer Company, America's largest craft brewery and the producer of Samuel Adams Boston Lager, has reached an agreement with JetBlue Airways to sell its canned beer on flights …

How to Spend a Week in Arizona, Part II: Scottsdale

Boasting a vibrant art scene is the city the <i>New York Times</i> called "a desert version of Miami's South Beach," adding that it is one of the "hippest and happening" places in the country. And you won't find a better Mid-Century architecture community than this outside of Palm Springs.<p>Scottsdale, once …

9 Great Hotels Where You Can Celebrate The 4th Of July

These hotels are super convenient to the holiday action — whether you're planning a trip to Lady Liberty or planning to catch one of the country's many spectacular fireworks shows.

TSA Instagram Account Documents Items Confiscated At Airport Security Checkpoints

Other than toothpaste in quantities greater than 3.4 ounces, ever wonder what the TSA <i>actually</i> confiscates?<p>Wonder no more. A TSA Instagram account, dedicated to documenting prohibited items found at airport checkpoints, went live in late June. Its first post, a compilation of seized fireworks and …

Best mobile games of June 2013

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12 Best Budget Airlines

Who says traveling the world has to be expensive? We’ve scoured the globe to find the most affordable airlines, whether you’re looking for a quick …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

£50bn question: do we want faster trains or limitless clean energy?

In among a raft of new infrastructure spending announced by the UK government in the wake of last week's spending review, it was revealed that the …

Understated Radiance: Dazzling Recessed Lighting For Warm And Inviting Modern Interiors

Lighting is often the best when it is least noticed. Unless you are adding an extravagant floor lamp or a dazzling chandelier to the interiors, …

The Basics of Using ND Grads to Improve Your Landscapes

As I’ve written before, the hardest part of landscape photography is retaining detail in a bright sky with a darker foreground. There are several …

How To Improve an Image with 2 Steps in Photoshop Using Screen Mode

A Guest Post by Sergey Sus/ Today I want to share a very simple way for improving a photo without having to change the exposure. I use this method …

7 Incredible Grand Tours You Can Actually Afford

Sometimes a one-week vacation just isn't enough. From a safari journey around Africa to an extensive cross-country tour of the U.S., we've rounded up …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

6 Charts That Show How Republican And Democratic Congressmen Live In Completely Different Countries

If Washington seems more divided than ever, it may be because Republicans and Democrats in Congress come from very different worlds.<p>Republican America is drastically whiter and more rural than Democratic America. Its residents are more likely to live in homes they own, more likely to live in a …

Lululemon Sued For Fraud In Sheer Yoga Pants Scandal

A shareholder filed a suit in Manhattan Tuesday accusing the company of "defrauding shareholders by hiding defects in yoga pants whose sheerness led to a costly recall, and concealing talks that led to the sudden departure of its chief executive," according to Reuters.<p>A separate lawsuit filed in …

This is the 'worst restaurant meal in America,' according to health group

The Center for Science in the Public Interest has named the "worst restaurant meal in America" -- they say it's Long John Silver's Big Catch, a $4.99 plate featuring a 7-8 ounce piece of fried haddock, hush puppies and the choice of a side. (The version CSPI tested had onion rings as the side.)<p>The …

Bathing Sphere: Suspended Orb Tub Not for Shy People

Designed for exhibitionists, or at least people with high-up or few-windowed condos, this bold bathtub design is sure to stand out wherever you put …

4 Strong Tips for Reigniting your Love Affair with Photography

For many of us, photography goes beyond a hobby, it becomes a passion, an addictive high that we must obtain at every opportunity. The joy of …

White House To Delay Obamacare's Employer Mandate Until 2015; Far-Reaching Implications For The Private Health Insurance Market

The Obama administration has decided to delay the implementation of Obamacare’s employer mandate—the requirement that all firms with 50 or more employees offer health coverage, or pay steep fines—until 2015. The mandate was supposed to go into effect on January 1, 2014. This development will have a …

Ripple allows payments to any Bitcoin address straight from its client

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Remember OpenCoin’s Ripple, the distributed currency exchange that’s trying to court the Bitcoin crowd? Well, the Google(s …

Microsoft develops 3D touchscreen with tactile feedback

<b>Details of a touchscreen showing 3D images that can be felt and manipulated have been published by Microsoft's research unit.</b><p>The project combines an LCD flat panel screen with force sensors and a robotic arm that moves it back and forwards.<p>By controlling how much resistance there is to a user's …

Southwest Airlines and DISH Launch Free In

Southwest Airlines and satellite television provider DISH yesterday announced a new deal to bring free live and on-demand TV to Southwest's 400 Wi-Fi-enabled planes. While the service is accessible from many Internet-connected devices, Southwest and DISH highlighted compatibility with Apple's iOS …