Tuesday, July 27

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The 5 best electric scooters of 2021 for high-mileage commuters, weekend riders, and kids

How to shop for an electric scooter As the electric scooter market has grown and diversified, there are now a number of categories that help to define it. The most obvious of those categories is whether or not a specific model is designed with kids or adults in mind.Those made for the younger crowd tend to be smaller, less expensive, and slower. They often have less battery life as well, which translates to a shorter range. Conversely, adult scooters are built for, well, adults, and as such, they are larger, faster,...
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17 products we swear by for staying cool when it’s hot out

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.We asked Insider Reviews reporters and editors how they stay cool during a heat wave. Whether indoors or outdoors, cool down with these 17 products — from a mattress pad to a silk robe. For more cooling help, check out our guides to the best portable ACs, fans, and air conditioners. Regardless of how much you love summer, no one wants to be stuck in extreme hot and humid conditions. With heat waves starting to hit, it's best to stay prepared with ways to stay cool — especially when the power shuts off at home or during long commutes.We asked Insider Reviews reporters and editors for various ways t...
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15 of the best campsites in California, whether you want easy car camping or to hit backcountry trails

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.From the Sierra Nevada mountains to the beaches, California is loaded with stunning landscapes. Pitching a tent at a unique campsite is one of the best ways to enjoy the state's outdoor offerings. We rounded up the best California campsites, whether you want easy car camping or backcountry fun. See more stories on Insider's business page. I've lived in northern California for the last eight years, and hands down, my favorite aspect of living here is access to outdoor recreation. From the Sierra Nevada mountains where I live to the deserts of Southern California to the coasta...
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The 5 best places to buy sun shirts for UPF protection while spending time outdoors

How to shop for a sun shirt When shopping for a sun shirt, there are a few things to keep in mind, namely the features the shirt comes with and its UPF rating. Much of the decision about which shirt to buy comes down to how and where you'll be wearing it .Here's what to consider when picking out a sun shirt:UPF vs. SPF: Ultraviolet Protection Factor (UPF) measures the amount of UV light that passes through fabrics, while Sun Protection Factor (SPF) measures the amount of time it takes sun-screened skin to redden, or...
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Tentrr connects you with private landowners across the US for secluded camping and glamping experiences — throughout July score a $50 gift card when you sign up

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.Tentrr connects campers with private landowners and State Parks for secluded camping vacations. Campers can choose fully-equipped'glampsites' or opt for traditional campsites with their own gear. Prices for glamping destinations typically start in the low $100s and campsites start from $35. Throughout all of July, you can get a $50 Tentrr gift card just for signing up. ...