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The Simplest Salade Niçoise: 20-Minute Recipe

GROWING UP in rural Germany, Günter Seeger learned the value of good ingredients. “My family owned a large produce business,” he said. “Knowing the seasons and smells was our business.” It clearly shaped the way he cooks.<p>Take this salade Niçoise, Mr. Seeger’s third Slow Food Fast contribution, a …

John Coltrane and Thelonious Monk's Complete 1957 Recordings reissued as deluxe vinyl box set

April 26, 2017 In News<p><b>Two trailblazers united.</b><p>John Coltrane and Thelonious Monk may have been contemporaries at jazz’s cutting edge for nigh on three …

How the Instagram Algorithm Works in 2018: Everything You Need to Know

<i>Too busy to read? Just click the play button below to listen to Hailley and Brian discuss the Instagram algorithm on our podcast.</i><p>How <i>exactly</i> does the …

Social Media

Photographer captures quirky portraits of dogs up for adoption

The sweet and sometimes sad faces of dogs waiting to be adopted is just one of those things that tug at your heart strings. And these pup photos are …

Inside the Juno spacecraft

On July 5, NASA's Juno spacecraft slid into orbit around the gas giant Jupiter, our solar system's largest planet. It's the latest in a 30-year …

Super Bowl 50: See all the movie trailers that aired during the big game

The ads are as big a part of Super Bowl as the game itself, and the movie trailers unleashed during Sunday’s Broncos-Panthers match-up are no …

The Top 10 Drone Photos Ever Shared on 500px

Drone photography is picking up steam as the little recreational multi-rotor copters become more and more affordable and easier to use.<p>It’s safe to …

Drones

Here's a look at just how big a problem 'freebooting' is for Facebook

Green's main objections are Facebook's practice of counting a video that autoplays for at least three seconds as a "view" — which Facebook has long been open about and is a well-debated issue in the ad industry— and the rampant video freebooting that occurs on Facebook.<p>In this context, freebooting …

Intellectual Property

Earth 2.0: Nasa says scientists have found 'closest twin' outside solar system

Using four years’ worth of data from the Kepler space telescope, researchers announce the new exoplanet along with 12 possible ‘habitable’ others<p>Scientists on the hunt for extraterrestrial life have discovered “the closest twin to Earth” outside the solar system, Nasa announced on Thursday.<p>Working …

Aliens

Powerful photos of the world's oldest trees

The subjects are found in all sorts of situations: breaking through crumbling architecture, standalone in Africa's deserts, even the seemingly upside-down baobab trees of Madagascar. One her most exciting finds has been the Dragon's Blood Tree. Moon shares a few words on the special species:<p>Moon's …

Standalone

Photos Released of Bush Administration After 9/11 Attacks: Pictures

The daughter of the CEO of the biggest mobile ad company on the planet told him she hates seeing ads on her mobile phone

The context here is that InMobi is the largest independent mobile ad company on the planet. It has revenues of around $400 million and about 900 employees. Some people think Google ought to buy it. If you have seen an ad on your phone, you've almost certainly seen one served by InMobi.<p>Here's what …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. We spoke to the man who invented Adblock.</b> He told us he wrote the source code back in 2002 as a "procrastination project" from his university work — and he hasn't made a single dollar from it since.<p><b>2. Yahoo is plastering US cities with billboards.</b> The campaign looks like the exact opposite of …

Advertising

Now You Can Vacation In A Real-Life Hobbit House

Are you a fan of The Hobbit and headed to Thailand for vacation? We know where you should stay.<p><i>AirBnB</i><p>Who wouldn't want to live like a hobbit? <i>The Fellowship of the Ring</i> painted Hobbiton as an idyllic land of green grass and merriment, the perfect place to kick back and relax (granted, you'd be …

See Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars Honor Sting at Kennedy Center

Sting waved his fists victoriously in the air and grinned from ear to ear when Bruce Springsteen took the stage to pay tribute to the former …

'Nobody cycles across Mumbai.' But why?

The reaction when locals heard I was planning to ride with cycling activists in this traffic-choked Indian megacity made me nervous – but the reality wasn’t so different from London or New York. Could cycling culture have a chance here?<p>“You’re going to cycle across Mumbai? Are you sure? Nobody does …

The 10 Best Cities In America

From the "smartest," and "fittest" to the "best place to meet single men." PureWow ranks the 10 best cities in America. Did your hometown make the cut?<p><b>Smartest city: Ithaca, New York</b><p>According to Lumosity, a polling company that seeks to understand human intelligence, Ithaca, New York, tops the list …

San Francisco

Top Five Side Trips From Machu Picchu

Don't go all the way to Machu Picchu without having one of these experiences, the perfect way to round out a trip to Peru.<p>For many visitors to Peru, Machu Picchu is the number one draw. But Peru is such an ecologically, topographically, and historically rich country that it’d be a waste to travel …

Get On Up - Trailer

Domino's Charged a Customer $300,000 for a Pizza

A <b>Domino's</b> location in Wales accidentally charged a man nearly £180,000 (<b>$307,900.00</b> USD) for just one pizza. According to the <i>Independent</i>, Nathiel Bowell believed he had paid £17.99 ($30.80 USD) for a large cheese pizza but it turned out he had been charged £179,932.32 ($307,891 USD). Turned out the …