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Homemade Holiday: Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar

Cranberry white chocolate cookies in a jar are a homemade gift sure to please. Add custom tags for a whimsical feel.<p>I cannot believe that there are only twelve days until Christmas. <i>Twelve</i>. Seriously, where has this month gone? Things have been incredibly hectic for us between traveling, the holiday …

Dessert

Mojang rejected plans for a 'Goonies-style' Minecraft movie, says director

The director Warner Bros. brought on to work on a <i>Minecraft</i> film has left the project, after Mojang shot down his idea for the film, which he called an adventure reminiscent of 1985's <i>The Goonies.</i><p>"How might this ever be a story for a movie?" Shawn Levy, director of <i>Night at the Museum</i>, explained …

Top 10 Things You Must Do in Amsterdam

You know how you have that long list of the top places you want to travel? Well, Amsterdam was never on my list and now I'm kicking myself wondering why it wasn't! I still haven't figured out why, but I sure am glad our paths crossed because I am now in love with it. Love may not be strong enough …

European Travel

The Smash Bros. Wii U GameCube adapter just became much more interesting

Nintendo has released an adapter that allows existing GameCube controllers to run on the Wii U. This was a hot item, as the GameCube controller is a nearly perfect fit for the action of <i>Smash Bros.</i>, and it sold out quickly.<p>Michael Lelli is a software engineer who dabbles in homebrew and emulator …

10 of Our Favorite Meatless Menus

Let's do some simple math: There are approximately an infinite number of vegetarian mains, approximately an infinite number of vegetarian sides, and approximately an infinite number of vegetarian desserts and cocktails. By our calcuations, that means that there are approximately an infinite number …

You Can Call This Tricked-Out Airplane Home for a Night

Airbnb is teaming up with KLM Airlines for a new contest.<p>We've seen a lot of outrageous and unique listings on Airbnb, but this one tops the list. As part of its "Night At" campaign, the accommodation site is teaming up with Dutch airlines KLM to offer one lucky winner a chance to spend the night …

Amazon Fire TV Stick review: Cheap Amazon-centric streamer a step behind competitors - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Amazon Fire TV Stick can access thousands of the most popular streaming apps. It's dirt cheap and unlike Chromecast, it actually includes a physical remote. Amazon content launches quickly. The voice remote option allows more convenient search and easy access to the Alexa digital …

Smart TV

Apple Removes 'FREE' From Free-to-Play Games In App Store

Changes follow Apple's $32.5 million FTC settlement.<p>Apple has made further changes in its approach to listing free-to-play games on its App Store by …

Android 5.0 Lollipop Rolling Out Now to Nexus Devices

Available for Wi-Fi Nexus 7s, Nexus 5 and Nexus 10.<p>Over the Air updates for Android Lollipop, version 5.0 of Google's Android operating system, is …

‘Minecraft’ Halloween And Steam Punk Textures Come To Xbox, PlayStation Will Have To Wait [Update]

Two new Texture Packs landed in the Xbox Store Wednesday for <i>Minecraft: Xbox One Edition</i> and <i>Xbox 360 Edition</i>. One is free in celebration of Halloween …

Lela Rose's Lavender Ice Cream

The fashion designer and seasoned hostess shares her recipe.<p>Lela Rose's lavender ice cream paired with her madeleines. Photography by Kelly Stuart.<p>2 cups heavy cream<p>1 cup half-and-half<p>2/3 cup honey<p>1 1/2 tablespoons dried lavender<p>2 large eggs<p>1/8 teaspoon salt<p>Bring cream, half-and-half, honey, and …

10 Cozy Fall Breakfast Recipes

Cooler temperatures and falling leaves mean it's time to turn on your oven and bake something delicious. Try these cozy breakfast recipes made from all your favorite fall ingredients -- apples, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, oats, pecans and more.<p><b>1. Amish-Style Baked Oatmeal with Apples, Walnuts & Raisins</b><p>…

Breakfast

HuffPost Readers Share Their Life Changing Travel Experiences And Give Us Extreme Wanderlust

Whether it's tasting a new food, experiencing a new culture, or hearing an alternative perspective on the world -- travel changes you, often for the better.<p>We asked our followers on Twitter and Instagram to show us pictures of the travel experiences that have fundamentally transformed them. …

There's A 'Minecraft' Version Of Disney World, And It Might Be Better Than The Real Thing

This time I wanted to take it easy. So I wandered around the Germany Pavilion at Epcot. I rode on Pirates of the Caribbean at Magic Kingdom. Twice, actually. I ate some snacks so I wouldn't die.<p>Oh, and I did all of that from my couch in "Minecraft."<p>Someone built a 1:1 scale of Disney World in …

Walt Disney Company

Amazon exec: We priced the Fire phone wrong

When it introduced the Fire smartphone in July, Amazon bet sales would be something worth bragging about. But three months in, it’s obvious the Fire …

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Apple Watch is a breakthrough device that won’t polarize the wearable computing world

In many ways, the Apple Watch and its introduction resembled many Apple products before it. It is a tightly integrated combination of meticulously …

6 Reasons Travelers Are Upgrading to iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

My husband just purchased an iPhone 6 Plus in anticipation of a long trip next month, and I'm pondering whether to get that version, or the slightly smaller iPhone 6. For the past couple of weeks, I've been writing down questions, and talking with my friendly local geniuses and …

Mobile Technology

The PlayStation TV Might Not Be An Apple TV Killer, But That's Not The Point

It can also read games from a memory card or from the Vita's game cards.<p>It can't stream Netflix. Or Hulu. Or YouTube videos. You can download those apps, but they don't work.<p>And it doesn't look like Netflix will ever be available for the device. "We have no current support plans for Netflix on PS …

Smart TV

10 Picky Eater-Approved Recipes (That You'll Love Too)

The recipes that I get most excited to share are the ones that appeal to my kids as much as they appeal to me -- and let's face it, that's not frequently the case! Here are 10 favorite dinner recipes that have all gotten the thumbs-up from my picky eaters.<p><b>1. Parmesan Crusted Chicken</b><p>This is a great …

Cooking

Online gaming ranks poorly as welcoming place for women, states new research

Gaming is widely viewed as the most hostile of all online environments for women, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center.<p>A report covering online harassment, published today, reveals that 27 percent of all internet users report being called an offensive name online, regardless of …

20 Hauntingly Good Halloween Cocktails

When your bartender ghosts on you, these special libations will do the trick.<p>Your Halloween party isn't complete without a few signature spooky cocktails. Vodka, tequila, rum and more masquerade as the ultimate Fight Night bar.

At Long Last, Scientists Have Produced A Real, Functioning Hoverboard

Those shoes from <i>Back to the Future 2</i> with lights and USB charging port were cool, but more cool in the way a scorpion jacket from <i>Drive</i> is cool than an actual new product. A working hoverboard has always been the holy grail of science’s ability to replicate technology from sci-fi movies (at least, …

15 Secrets Every Home Cook Should Know

When it comes to prepping a well-made meal, safety and flavor take equal billing for professional chefs.<p>There's an expression used to define what goes on behind-the-scenes in a restaurant kitchen: "choreographed chaos." An efficient kitchen staff operates quickly, quietly, and keeps up with the …

Apple really doesn't want you to upgrade the Mac Mini

After the new-but-not-very-fresh iPad mini 3, the most disappointing part of Apple's recent show-and-tell was the $499 Mac mini -- the RAM is now soldered in, making it impossible to upgrade. <i>iFixit</i> has just revealed that the model has other user-unfriendly features as well. While access to the RAM …

Apple iCloud 'hacked' in China

Internet censorship lobby group blames Chinese authorities, but other experts are unable to say who is to blame<p>Apple’s iCloud service in mainland China has been hacked, according to reports.<p>The perpetrators of the cyber- attack are allegedly able to access customers’ usernames, passwords and other …

China

Xbox One Preview Program is Now a Game With Levels

Complete "quests," level up<p>Earlier this year, Microsoft launched the Xbox One Preview Program as a sort of beta testing ground for select Xbox Live …