ways to interact with
The Costco Connection
1. Engage with our interactive print issue
This option provides a way to view digital enhancements directly from the print edition through
a technology known as digital watermarking.
Look for the mobile icon (right, or
similar image), which indicates
additional content, including videos,
surveys, giveaways and more.
Ads with digital enhancements
display a universal play
1. Download the newest version of the free Costco app from the i Tunes or Google Play app stores.
2. Launch the app, swipe the menu screen to the left and select the Code Scanner.
3. Hold your device 4 to 6 inches above the watermarked image or icon
and let your camera focus.
4. Wait for the sound—the digital content will appear.
2. Browse the Online Edition
If you have a computer with an Internet connection,
you can view The Connection’s Online Edition on
Costco.com by clicking “The Costco Connection.”
Readers will find dozens of digital
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86 Buying Smart:
Inside the production
process of Kirkland
Signature foods and
treats for dogs and cats.
BY TRACY SCHNEIDER
89 Member Services:
Identity Guard and
Protect your identity and
your car with these two
BY HANA MEDINA
91 Space to create
What to expect from the
Costco Photo Center.
BY DAVID WIGHT
92 What's New
96 Special Events
97 Services Update
Pet food 86
Mayan haze 85
Fight Back!, page
Temple Grandin, page
Better sleep, page
Juicing tips, page
The Art Forger, page
Warm Bodies, page
Those reading the print edition can scan watermarked
pages with the Costco app. Readers using the digital
editions of the magazine can click on the icons and
3. Take The Connection on the go
For tablets and smartphones, download the mobile
app, The Costco Connection, from the i Tunes or
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73 Book Pick: The Art Forger After years of writing and publishing, B.A. Shapiro hits the big time
with The Art Forger.
BY HOPE KATZ GIBBS
75 Better red ... In Red Sparrow, retired CIA agent
Jason Matthews writes what he
BY FRAN SCHUMER
77 Complete fiction Jeannette Walls pens her first
all-imagined novel, The Silver Star.
BY JUDI KETTELER
79 The heart of rock-and-roll A conversation with Huey Lewis,
still rocking after all these years.
BY WILL FIFIELD
81 Zombies in love Writer-director Jonathan Levine
delivers a dead-on take of
Romeo & Juliet.
BY STEVE FISHER
83 Dining through Mexico A trip to our neighbor to the south
offers culinary enchantment.
BY FRED MINNICK
85 Mayan haze Celebrate a colorful, historic culture
on the Riviera Maya.
BY SHARON MCDONNELL