Yenny Raccoon

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Beijing With Lin Lin

We arrived in Beijing and were quickly enveloped by the haze of fog-smog that the city is known for. This wasn't all bad though. The fog-smog made everything look good through our lenses and it also created an atmospheric, almost eerie vibe.<p>If there was one thing that immediately cut through this …

Best places to shop for travel gear and gadgets

Gadgets. Love ‘em or hate ‘em, they're rapidly becoming part of the traveller's arsenal. But that doesn't mean you have to spend a fortune: next time you’re planning a trip overseas, consider taking along your travel tech shopping list. You can save plenty of cash if you know where to shop - and …

Hong Kong

Island-Hopping in Croatia: from Dubrovnik to Split – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

4<p>1<p>For years, we’d been hearing about Croatia and the sparkling Dalmatian Coast. The Balkan country had always appealed to us, with the inviting …

Starwood Launches New iOS 7 iPad App for its Loyalty Members

Starwood Hotels launched its first-ever iPad app today for members of Starwood’s loyalty program, Starwood Preferred Guest.<p>Its introduction comes …

Los Angeles Airport's New $1.9 Billion Terminal Welcomes its First Flight

The first scheduled flight arrives today at Los Angeles International Airport‘s brand new Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT), which is part of …

10 Best Places to Buy a Vacation Home

With the summer months behind us, many of us hold on to more permanent dreams of paradise by considering the purchase of a vacation home. According to the National Association of Realtors, this dream is increasingly becoming a reality for buyers with a 10 percent increase in the sale of vacation …

The New Cruise Route Between Britain and Australia

The first image of a pair of ocean liners that will carry passengers between Britain and Australia were released this week by French ship-building …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

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A Group Of Drunk, Dancing Scots Forced A Landing On A Ryanair Flight

The airline confirmed Wednesday that the passengers, described as Scots by local police, had been thrown off the plane at Beauvais airport north of the French capital on Tuesday evening and questioned by authorities.<p>"They thought they had already arrived in Ibiza," a police spokesman said, …

Here’s what riding on the first commercial spaceship will be like

Virgin Galactic, Richard Branson’s commercial spaceflight company (because why <i>wouldn’t</i> Richard Branson have his own fleet of spaceships?), recently …

Macau beyond the roulette wheel

More than a decade after the Portuguese left Macau, their 450-year-old legacy lives on in fusion with the Chinese, creating a culture that is distinctly Macanese.<p>Peer across the smoky gambling tables and the lines of slot machines in Macau’s crowded casino halls, and there is little doubt as to …

Apple Maps Vs. Google Maps in the New iOS 7

Today Apple released iOS 7, the latest version of its operating system for the iPhone and iPad. With the update comes a radical re-design of the user …

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Island hopping off Cambodia's coast

Sandy bliss awaits travellers off Cambodia’s south coast. Whether you favour being glued to a hammock upon an isolated shore, or fancy slothful days recovering from all-night raves, Cambodia has an island for you.<p>Lapped by the lapis-hued waters of the Gulf of Thailand, the scattering of islands in …

National Parks

Apple posts iPhone 5S/5C schematics online - appPicker

image credit to: cultofmac.com<p>Apple has posted schematics for the latest devices to its website to allow case makers and modders to develop …

Apple Could Look To MacBook Pro Supplier To Boost iPhone 5s Production

In a new research note published by KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo, it is suggested that Apple could be planning on boosting production of its iPhone …

Infinity Blade III debuts on the App Store ahead of iOS 7

<b>Update Sept. 20:</b> Infinity Blade III gets optimizations for the 64-bit iPhone 5s:<p><b>What’s New in Version 1.0.3</b>– Optimized for 64-bit iPhone 5S – The iPhone 5S features full screen anti-aliasing, bloom, full screen vignettes, distortion, high resolution shadows, and environmental reflections – it looks …

Slacker Radio Makes The Jump To Apple's iOS 7 And Includes A New 'My Vibe' Feature

Slacker Radio isn’t going to let Apple’s iTunes Radio get it down. The popular streaming music service is out with a significant new update for its …

Apple Updates Its Own Apple Store iOS App Ahead Of iOS 7

Moments ago, Apple updated its own Apple Store application, making a number of design changes that bring the app in line with iOS 7. Over the course …

Clear for iOS 7 delivers iPad support, UI refinements, and more

As promised, Realmac Software has brought its modern to-do list Clear to the iPad with its latest version release for iOS 7. Clear for iOS 7 also features enhancements to its user interface that better suit it for the lighter environment of Apple’s latest UI overhaul. For the first time, Clear is a …

Wooden Charging Station

A neat cable management tool that keeps up to eight charger cables tangle-free and within reach. It’s handmade out of birch, birch plywood and oak …

Charging Stations

Haptix 3D Multitouch Controller

Haptix uses two cameras to turn any flat surface into a multitouch interface. Control your TV with your table, use real pen and paper to draw, or …

12GB Sony PlayStation 3

Without fanfare, Sony has launched its counter to Microsoft’s budget Xbox 360 console. This PS3 model is exactly the same as the slim and …

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70

The DMC-FZ70 is the first compact camera with a built-in 60x optical zoom lens. It has a 16.1mp MOS sensor and a microphone that reduces ambient …

Logitech TK820 Keyboard

The TK820 wireless all-in-one keyboard for Windows 7 & 8. It’s slim, wireless and has an integrated 4.17″ x 4.17″ touchpad that supports multitouch …

Gear & Gadgets

Omate Watch Phone

The Omate is a wristwatch and smartphone that’s significantly cheaper than its major competitors. It runs Android 4.2, has a dual core CPU and 3G, …

Sony Alpha Nex-5T Camera

The NEX-5T is all about convenience. Pair it with an NFC-enabled mobile device to transfer images or control the camera with just one tap. It also …

Sony Alpha α3000 Camera

The Alpha α3000 is a MILC with entry-level DSLR features. It has a lightweight body with an ergonomic grip, a 20.1mp APS-C sensor, RAW format …

Sony QX Series Lens Cameras

The QX cameras are zoom lens cameras that don’t have a viewfinder. They work on their own, but they really shine when you connect a smartphone using …