Adventures in Advertising: I Love What You Do for Me, Chuck – Let’s Go Places

If it wasn’t for celebrity ad appearances, I wouldn’t know that Jim Rockford James Garner thinks the Mazda 626 is a great buy, or that Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling chooses the Ford LTD over all other domestic two-door hardtops, simply for the cabin noise level. Meanwhile, red-blooded males across America still can’t shake those […]

GM Places Gun Against the Head of the Chinese-made Buick Envision

We previously reported that General Motors was seeking an exemption from U.S. tariffs that could affect the domestic wellbeing of the Buick Envision, the brand’s Chinese-made utility vehicle positioned between the Encore and Enclave. At the time, GM hadn’t weighed in on if it would pull the model from the United States if it didn’t get […]

20 places you can get a great tech job outside of Silicon Valley

f11photo/Shutterstock Job prospects in the contemporary tech industry are spreading from Silicon Valley to cities across the country.  Huntsville, Alabama has seen the largest surge in opportunities, with growth of over 300% between 2016 and 2017.  Tech companies are attracted to these locations due to tax breaks and a low cost of living. A diaspora of […]

‘Starman’ Offers Clever Puzzles In Lovely Black & White Places

Starman takes you to a soothing black and white world of mysterious structures and surreal locales, having you figure out environmental puzzles while taking in the striking landscapes where these confounding contraptions exist. Starman takes you to varied places filled with complex mechanisms, and it’s up to you to use your ability to grab stuff, […]

7 Great Places to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in NYC

7 Great Places to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in NYC Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This […]

Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire review: Oh, the places you’ll plunder

Enlarge / Deadfire‘s presentation feels improved in nearly every way over its predecessor. My sword really likes being stabbed into people. I know this because she (he? it?) told me so. Her name is Modwyr, and she only stops insulting me when the conversation turns toward potential violence. It’s making me uncomfortable, but the bonus […]

Great outdoors: Where are the best places in the world to go camping?

Camping trips are perfect for couples, families, friends and solo travellers – plus it’s much cheaper than standard accommodation. But with the whole world to choose from, how do you know which location to tick off first? TV survivalist and adventurer, Ed Stafford holds the Guinness World Record for being the first human ever to […]

The 19 coolest, most overlooked places for a summer holiday in Europe

Flickr/Christoph Sammer Globetrotters are always looking for new, under-the-radar travel destinations that provide a chance to escape the crowds and sea of selfie sticks.  As summer kicks off, Business Insider asked friends, colleagues, and some of the world’s top travel experts for their favourite — and most overlooked — European destinations that can be seen […]