Create A Cutting-Edge, Connected Living Room

Smart connected living room

With comfy sofas, big-screen TVs and coffee tables for kicking your feet up, living rooms are made for leisure. But there are high-tech ways to make your lounge time even better.

Streaming movie and music services is just the beginning. “People are becoming more comfortable allowing their smartphones …keep reading

7 Kitchen Tools That Could Save You Money

food processor

Melissa Eboli is a busy cook. She caters, teaches classes and works as a personal chef. To help her stay on time and on budget, she relies on some versatile countertop appliances that are proven time- and money-savers.

Armed with the right tools and know-how, Eboli—and home cooks …keep reading

Scott Kelly: What It’s Like To Live In Space

Astronaut Scott Kelly

You’ve likely heard of Scott and Mark Kelly, the American astronauts—and identical twins—who have collectively logged nearly 600 days in space. But did you know that their final mission, to compare the long-term effects of life in space (Scott) with that of a genetic twin on Earth (Mark), could provide …keep reading

Getting Unstuck: How Technology Is Helping Ease Traffic Woes

New York City traffic jam

Let’s face it: the thought of yet another slog through gridlock can leave you pining to do anything else. Fortunately, traffic experts are using science, technology and some surprisingly simply measures to reduce our driving woes—from speed bumps to forward-collision alert systems. Here is a glimpse into some innovations designed …keep reading