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LA sync signals
LA sync signals
LA sync signals

Los Angeles Syncs 4,398 Traffic Signals, Commute Speeds Up, Emissions Down

And here were are. I just finished a post talking, in exaggeration, about the implications of "Big Brother". This is in today's piece on Watch Dogs, Ubisoft's PlayStation 4 launch title that thumbs its nose at lines crossed by ...
 
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Nemo -40 Sleeping Bag
Nemo -40 Sleeping Bag
Nemo -40 Sleeping Bag

The Ultimate Sub Zero Sleeping Bag: the Canon -40

True campers know that no temperature would ever deter them from spending a night in the wilderness.  I've done trips in the snow, which is to say I've slept outside, in a tent albeit, over night in some very cold temps.  While...
 
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trakdot
trakdot
trakdot

The TrakDot Keeps Tabs on Your Luggage so You Don’t Have To

Traveling can be a hassle.  Lose your bags and that hassle can become a nightmare.  No clean underwear, no toiletries, and no rain coat for those relentless downpours means a trip that will be spent inside your overpriced hotel...

 
Travel
 
Micro Scooter Luggage
Micro Scooter Luggage
Micro Scooter Luggage

Micro Scooter Luggage Puts You and Your Clothing on Wheels

The Pullman suitcase is probably the biggest innovation the luggage industry has seen in the last 30 years.  And you know what, I wouldn't go anywhere without my Carry-on Pullman.   It fits neatly in the overhead, holds almost ...
 
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Passbook
Passbook
Passbook

These 10 Airlines Are Now Compatible with Apple’s Passbook App

When Passbook made its debut with iOS 6 frustration immediately set in; there simply wasn't enough apps, at least in my everyday life, that were compatible with Apple's newest iOS feature.  Fortunately, that's beginning to chan...
 
Cases
 
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Aviiq Portable Charging Station-2
Aviiq Portable Charging Station-2

Aviiq Portable Charging Station Now Includes a Battery for On-the-go Charging

Owners of portable devices - the emphasis is on the plural - often means a rat's nest of cords and plugs, save for anyone that owns everything iOS.  And even then, there is a good chance you carry more than just one wall plug a...

 
Android
 
Uber Taxi
Uber Taxi
Uber Taxi

Uber Yellow Cab Service Now Available in San Fran, Cheapest Yet

Getting a cab in any major city can be an exercise in futility, especially if it's at peak times.  San Francisco is such a city, and hence the inception of a service called Uber. The services allows anyone with a smartphone to ...
 
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Jet Airways First Class
Jet Airways First Class
Jet Airways First Class

Jet Airways First Class Cabin is An Actual Room (video)

[GR]buf9jn7MlHE[/GR] Traveling first class on Emirates Airlines A380 will set you back a pretty penny.  But for that cash you'll receive nothing short of the most luxurious flying experience one can buy.  Well, there are always...
 
Offbeat
 
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Ostrich Pillow-1
Ostrich Pillow-1

Ostrich Pillow Now on Sale (video)

Some of the world's most productive people are nappers.  Heck, even some of the US Presidents have been known for performing the daily ritual.  And odds are if your work allows it, or you're self employed, you're probably alrea...

 
Sponsored
 
Airbus A380
Airbus A380
Airbus A380

Sponsored Video: Berlin Light Show, the Future by Airbus (sponsored/video)

Airbus is what the industry commonly refers to as a game changer.  Take for instance the Airbus A380.  It's an astounding piece of engineering, especially when taking into account the planes shear size and weight.  That in mind...
 
Offbeat
 
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aeroloft-1
aeroloft-1

Aeroloft: an 8 Bedroom Suite Coming to a Plane Near You

A trans-Atlantic flight doesn't exactly pair well with a short business trip.   You know this especially if you fly coach, where the seats are cramped, don't recline more than a few inches, and offer anything but comfort for th...
 
Travel
 
AirBus A380 First Class
AirBus A380 First Class
AirBus A380 First Class

See What It’s Like to Travel First Class on an A380 (video)

[GR]J1OqqQ8hBXk[/GR] Flying business class is so pedestrian. If you wanna be a true baller you need to head over to Emirates airlines and hop aboard one of their Airbus A380s.  Each planes layout can be customized or tailored a...