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  • Elgato’s Thunderbolt Dock: The future of technology has arrived!
    Elgato’s Thunderbolt Dock: The future of technology has arrived!
    For fans of Apple products, this is a magical time, as the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) begins on Monday, June 2, and many are holding their breath as to what may be released. When the MacBook Pro with a Retina Display was first...
  • Many people enjoy cruises but money is no object for some
    The world's most expensive cruises
    While many people struggle through tough economic times, many others are so financially well-off that they would most likely not even consider spending the mere $4,500 that it costs for an average cruise. Below are some of the most outrageously...
  • 'The Malintzin Project' with Daystar & Indigenous student dancers
    'The Malintzin Project' with Daystar & Indigenous student dancers
    On Friday Nov. 29, 2013 the public was invited to an “Anishnaabe Maanjiiqwin” open Dance rehearsal by the “Indigenous Performance Initiative” (IPI) & the department of Indigenous studies at Trent University, Canada. It...
  • View of Gamla Stan, Stockholm, Sweden
    Stockholm, Sweden named Europe’s best 2013 cruise destination
    Stockholm, Sweden has been named Europe’s best cruise destination for 2013, topping favorites like Barcelona, the Norwegian fjords, Venice and St Petersburg. 24, 000 readers of Cruise International Magazine voted in this prestigious Cruise...
  • Drift away at the floating spa
    Drift away at the floating spa
    On a regular day Bota Bota, a ferry boat that has been converted into a sleek urban spa, is a soothing place to be. On their two-year anniversary; however, it transformed into a colorful world of artists. Acrobats and jugglers performed while you...
  • Vintage Portos
    Porto 101: Vintage Porto
    When we think of “Vintage Port” we are thinking of the “good stuff” or at the very least the expensive stuff that we have to buy now and then wait ten to twenty years to open and enjoy. Vintage Porto is not for the...
  • San Diego Food and Wine Special Event
    What a delight - San Diego Food and Wine Festival 2012
    The 9th Annual San Diego Food and Wine Festival took place a couple of weeks ago. At the festival were special events from Wednesday through Friday leading up to the main event on Saturday.I was fortunate to attend several of the special events of...
  • Deep Purple - Geert Teuwen
    Jim Meehan gets creative with Noval Black Port cocktails
    Jim Meehan, celebrated bartender and author, James Beard Foundation Award winner, and untiring apostle of the cocktail, has been in a bit of a creative frenzy of late. That’s what happens when Meehan gets inspired.And what inspires Meehan...
  • AES North Embarcadero Dining
    The fish and beauty room by the sea
    Berthed on the waterfront at the foot of Ash Street, Anthony's Fish Grotto stands ready to cast out its net for customers that will visit a new north embarcadero. There is more than a restaurant on the Harbor Drive front.Anglers get fresh...
  • Port Wine & Dessert
    All About Port
    When nearing the end of your dining experience or when you are just in the mood for some dessert, give Port wine a try. It's dark fruit flavors, smoky aromas and elegant finishes will enhance the end of your meal and give your taste buds an...
  • Starboard
    Kick off August in Dewey Beach
    As July ends and August begins in Dewey Beach, Delaware’s party beach resort, summer is just getting into full swing. With events planned for kids, as well as fun activities for the adults who have never grown up, Dewey Beach is the perfect...
  • Madeira Location
    Madeira Basics! What You Have Been Missing!
    My thoughts on the Ports and Sherries and how we should all be drinking more of it extend to Madeiras. Greatly underappreciated and poorly understood, Madeiras languish on bar shelves like the kid who does not have many friends but those that know...
  • ZDoom
    DOOM source code port ZDoom v2.6 available
    Randy Heit has announced the release of version 2.6 of ZDoom, a port of the original DOOM source code to add features and improve compatibility with modern versions of Windows. The new version is available for download now from the ZDoom site...
  • Hunters View Housing
    SF waterfront redevelopment gears up: Life in "Constructionville"
    If you live in Bayview Hunters Point, you live in "Constructionville."Especially along the waterfront, at Hunters Point Shipyard and on Hunters Point Hill ... where natural beauty competes with heavy machinery ... life is driven as much...
  • Mariner's clock
    Meet the smallest siblings of the United States military academies
    Normally when someone thinks of the various military academies in the United States, they immediately recite the names West Point, Annapolis and the Air Force Academy. However, there are two others as well; both of which, like their larger...