Travel is exciting, rewarding and yet not an easy task. Luckily for you, we're here to help smooth your ride. CNET editors are a well-traveled lot and we've learned quite a bit in our quest to bring you the latest tech news and reviews. We've gone coast to coast, city to city and continent to continent. This guide compiles the hacks we've learned along the way and that we now swear by. They work for us, and hopefully they will for you too. Pack like a pro Packing luggage is an art, but one that pays dividends. Once you get the hang of it, you'll travel light and relaxed, and look great doing it. Add the roll to your stroll Don't just toss clothes into your luggage. Merely folding isn't the way to go either. You must learn the roll. The basic technique is to roll individual items (shirts, pants, etc.) into tight logs. Then you can pack them in lengthwise (from left to right) into your suitcase. Don't be afraid to stack them in multiple layers either. Giving each garment a fold … [Read more...] about The best travel tips from travel pros
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Dead Island: Survivors is the latest zombie game to shuffle its way into the Android catalog. It might not have much to do with the original Dead Island, but new tower defense elements make the game harder and more complex. To help out zombie-bashing newbies, we’ve compiled this list of tips and tricks for Dead Island: Survivors. Just listen to us and you’ll be island-hopping your way to victory before the infection spreads too far. Always check zombie pathing This one should come as no surprise, considering most of the game is devoted to tower defense. Unlike most games in the tower defense genre, the pathing of each wave can change from one horde to the next.Editor's PickDead Island: Survivors review: Enough to rise the series from the dead? Two years after soft launching on iOS and Android, the latest installation in the Dead Island franchise has finally been officially released. Dead Island: Survivors takes place in the same setting as the original 2011 … The red … [Read more...] about Dead Island: Survivors – 10 Tips & Tricks to keep beach-going zombies at bay!
PUBLISHED: 09:40 17 July 2018 | UPDATED: 09:40 17 July 2018 Sabrina Johnson Anglian Water have said reservoir levels are healthy and in some cases 'above average'. Picture: JOHN SHEPHERD/GETTY IMAGES Archant Anglian Water says its water reserves are healthy as low reservoir levels in the north-west of England cause the summer’s first hosepipe ban to be announced. From August 5, more than seven million people living in the north-west of England will be affected by a hosepipe ban. The temporary ban has been introduced by United Utilities to help safeguard essential water supplies. In Norfolk, despite one of the driest Junes on record since 1962, Anglian Water have said imposing a hosepipe ban is not in its current plans. An Anglian Water spokesperson said: “We monitor our networks carefully all year round and have long term plans in place to manage water resources. Water levels in our reservoirs and groundwater stores are healthy and in some cases above average. … [Read more...] about Anglian Water says its water reserves are ‘above average’ as summer’s first hosepipe ban is announced
caption Save a ton of money by bringing your own food and drinks. source Theme Park Tourist/Flickr Walt Disney World cast members know what it takes to have a good time at the theme park. Business Insider reached out to a number of former cast members to get their best tips on making the most of your Disney vacation. From avoiding unnecessary stress to embracing Florida’s unpredictable weather, here’s what they had to say. Walt Disney World trips are a major investment for many guests. If you’re going to throw down thousands of dollars for you and your family or friends to enjoy yourselves at the resort, you’re going to want to make sure you’re getting the best possible experience. You’re going to need some insider information to take advantage of hidden hacks and avoid common pitfalls. And who knows the ins-and-outs of Walt … [Read more...] about Disney cast members share their 9 best tips for getting the most out of your visit
The vaults found in the hearts of Sea of Theives' skeleton forts contain a huge amount of treasure — over ten thousand gold coins worth of chests, skulls, and artifacts, to be specific. However, getting into the vault is not an easy task. You'll need to sail your way through heavy cannon fire to even get to the island, and once there, you'll need to fight your way through 15 grueling waves of skeleton enemies. A pirate crew prepared with a plan, though, can complete this gauntlet much easier then a crew that isn't. Here's three tips that will help you conquer skeleton forts and take all the loot within. Sail at full speed towards the fort Since forts are protected by gun emplacement towers that will lace your vessel with cannonballs, it may seem like a good idea to pepper them with your own weaponry to destroy them before moving in. This won't help — the AI skeleton gunners are deadly accurate at any range, and it can be difficult to line up a good shot on the top of the … [Read more...] about 3 tips and tricks you can use to raid skeleton forts in Sea of Thieves