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And who said the sharing economy is risk free?
Tablet sales, overall, sharply up. But iPad sales down 15%.
That's why grannies and infants get body searched, while people of more obvious concern escape attention.
A different type of mid-east experience walking in the cradle of civilization, meeting people from different traditions, learning about ourselves, others, the world and to serve the larger community.
A quote: "He was similarly dismissive about most of the rest of our questions. What about a flashlight?" "I don’t need a flashlight if I have fire."
One reviewer's opinion of the best regular, super sized and budget Android phones.
Hint: the country has a strong egalitarian streak.
Yay for English.
The pilot of Trans States Airlines Flight 3340 said the drone was flying at an altitude of about 1,000 feet.
The cruise line plans to offer free alcohol on short cruises out of Miami starting in January 2016.
Well, kind of. Basic hostels are still going strong but poshtels are coming on strong. A photo tour of some in the US and abroad which, like the original hostels, feature economy and community.
Excellent article that puts things in clear context.
Most modern GPS systems can pick up more than just the US GPS satellites.
45 yrs ago, cars were twice as fuel efficient as planes, now the situation has reversed. Well done, planes? Or poorly done, cars?
Boeing Co.’s 747 jumbo jet isn’t about to glide off into the sunset just yet.
If you are inclined, it really is possible. Amazing!
Ways to avoid credit card foreign-currency fees and pesky ATM fees.
The perk of being the tower's designer was apparently that you could slip a small apartment into the tower's construction!
Another legacy of the 'build it and they will come' mentality in Spain.
This will be useful news for some.
Sleeper trains - yes. But a sleeper bus?
Some tips to avoid getting nickled and dimed when traveling.
This video from 1992 archives explains an amazing new-fangled thing that tells your latitude and longitude.
Something wrong with some pilots' iPads.
Co-working spaces are popping up all over, offering attractive options for short or long term work. This is a primer and review of some in Chiang Mai Thailand, a hotbed for digital nomads.
As a former New Yorker it was never really on my radar so I wasn't sure what to expect. The trip it turned out was remarkably hassle-free. So I booked again and again. Here's why I'll keep booking:
Super plane or white elephant? As with the 747, are the days of the jumbo jet over?
A long time small boat sailor writes about BCS: bored cruiser syndrome, something which still occurs for the adventurous small boat types. She has solutions.
Delta Flight 271, bound for Newark from Paris, was diverted to Logan International Airport amid bad weather in the tri-state and severe air turbulence, the airline said.
A simulated photo of Niagara Falls without water is a striking, if marginally silly, example of the photos in the collection.