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Michael Fassbender says of Steve Jobs role: 'I studied Ashton Kutcher'

Michael Fassbender plays Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in Danny Boyle’s new biopic, but he isn’t the first actor to portray the tech pioneer on screen.<p>Danny Boyle on Steve Jobs: movies must be made about powerful men<p>Read more<p>In 2013, Ashton Kutcher played the man in a critically reviled drama, Jobs. …

Danny Boyle

September 2015

Diversity

The 21 best trips for foodies around the world

But for some people, food is the <i>only</i> reason for the trip.<p>From a Puerto Rican highway famous for its pork to an Italian forest filled with white truffles, we've found some of the most epic foodie trails and destinations around the world.

3 ingredient cotton cheesecake: why all the hype?

We put the infamous Japanese three-ingredient white chocolate cheesecake recipe to the test<p>Amidst our fascination with <b>The Great British Bake Off</b>, its biscuit boxes, <b>Spanische Windtortes</b> and <b>3D bread sculptures</b>, there is something about an easy recipe that none of us can ignore.<p>YouTuber, <b>Ochikeron</b>, has …

Charcoal Versus Gas Grills: The Definitive Guide

More<p>Grilling<p>All the tips and recipes you need for the perfect barbecue.<p>Gas versus charcoal. Every year there are dozens of articles on the same subject. Gas is so convenient! Charcoal gives you smoke flavor! Gas grills are more expensive! Charcoal doesn't cook as long! Yadda yadda yadda. In the …

BBQ

These 3 Enchiladas Recipes Are All You Ever Wanted

These three enchiladas are, well, perfect. Here's how to make them.<p>It’s hard to find a good enchilada. Don’t get me wrong, I have had some really good ones: my mom’s, Mrs. Estrada’s (my elementary school lunch lady), and El Patio restaurant in Austin, Texas. Few things are more comforting than a …

Cooking

TT Culinary Institute: Jerk Chicken

On hot summer afternoons, it's not unusual to smell a whiff of smoke in the air wafting from a backyard barbecue. But if you get a billow of smoke …

How to Install Windows 10 on Your MacBook

One of the best Windows 10 laptops—if not the best—is made by Apple. Here’s how to put Windows 10 on your Mac.

Windows 10

Is Your Morning Coffee Still Safe to Drink in the Afternoon?

<i>Learn about old coffee in all its forms—this is a safe space.</i><p>It happens every afternoon: Around 4 o'clock, I start to fade and begin considering my caffeine options, always landing on the abandoned, half-consumed coffee at my desk. Every morning, I brew a cup, put a splash of milk in it, take a sip …

Coffee

17 Recipes to Help You Celebrate Taco Tuesday All Week Long

It's Taco Tuesday! You know what that means…(tacos).<p>Whether <b>you eat tacos every Tuesday</b> or just as often as you can (we're of the latter mindset), you can probably agree: There's nothing in the world like a good taco. Here are 17 great ones.

Foods that double as medicine

<b>(CNN) —</b> A typical visit to the doctor might leave you with a bottle of pills and instructions to take them twice daily.<p>But a small, growing number of physicians are "prescribing" foods not only for weight management, but also to prevent and treat chronic diseases.<p>CNN spoke with medical nutrition …

Holistic Medicine

How to get Windows 10 on your Mac

It's easier than you think<p>Windows 8 was bad enough that it forced me — a lifelong Windows user up until that point — to switch my entire family over to Macs. True story. But after seeing how Microsoft has stepped it up with Windows 10 (the Start menu is finally back and Internet Explorer is nearly …

Windows 10

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p><i>This week: salads, sort-of salads, and a pie (we're not</i> so <i>virtuous).</i><p>Tabbouleh—with creamy tahini dressing—in a taco? Why not? (The Best Bite of the …

BBQ with Franklin: Pickin’ Beef 101

In the latest episode of BBQ with Franklin, we join Aaron as he tours Texas to research and then cook some beef ribs. After a butchering and anatomy …

Like Butter, Baby: Why Churning Your Own Is Worth the Effort

Learning how to make butter is easy—and it's also one of the most satisfying DIY kitchen tasks there is.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow may work on the internet, but when it comes to cooking, she prefers to keep it old-school. From making her own butter (seriously) to grinding her coffee beans</i> …

Step aside, barista: how to make a decent cup of coffee at home

Most of us are lazy when it comes to making good coffee at home, not weighing our beans and water, grinding the beans or timing the extraction. That’s why we drink coffee out. But classes are springing up in Melbourne and Sydney, teaching mere mortals how to be baristas at home.<p>Nolan Hirte, owner …

Coffee

10 Ways to Achieve Cold Brew Coffee Greatness

From better ice cubes to DIY flavored syrup, here are 10 simple, awesome ways to make cold brew iced coffee even better.<p>There are three things that iced coffee should be: strong, bracingly cold, and in your hand as soon as possible. Unfortunately, it can also be expensive, so we're big fans of DIY …

Coffee

Sweet and Tangy Barbecued Chicken

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Brazil oil giant faces $98bn shareholder lawsuit in US over corruption scheme

A US judge has told Petrobras bosses to prepare for a $98bn lawsuit over allegations that executives at the Brazilian oil company and senior politicians were involved in a huge money-laundering and corruption scheme dubbed “Operation Carwash”.<p>Brazil elite profit from $3bn Petrobras scandal as …

Corruption

Beer can chicken on the grill takes a twist

Beer can chicken. Drunken chicken. Beer butt chicken. Dancing chicken. Chicken on a throne.<p>This is the stuff of barbecue legend, and even if you haven't heard of it, you've probably (hopefully) seen one: A whole chicken, wings casually folded behind the neck, propped up on a beer can as it …

There are two scientifically superior ways to make iced coffee with next to no effort

To make good iced coffee this summer, don't just pour coffee over ice cubes.<p>Experts say there are actually two much better ways to make iced coffee: cold brew and flash brew.<p>And they're both surprisingly simple.<p>Sometimes called the "Toddy Method" after a chemical engineer student at Cornell who …

How to Grill a Piece of Fish in 5 Minutes (and Nail it Every Time)

<i>We partnered with Alaska Seafood f</i><i>or tips on how to grill fish like halibut and salmon all year round.</i><p>There are two schools of thought regarding how to grill fish consistently well: Either pick the right gadget or pick the right fish.<p>You can employ a fish basket to grill a whole fish, use a cedar …

Seafood

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4828-1.jpg<p>Fizzy Lemon Floats<p>One of the most memorable summer afternoon parties I’ve attended included a DIY cocktail bar with a muddle station. There …

A Run at Ribs...

Last week I had A Bash at Brisket and was pretty happy with the results, but it just wasn’t comp-ready. So I decided to take a run at my old nemesis: …

Brisket 101: Do You Know the Difference Between Texas Brisket and Regular Brisket?

There's brisket, and there's Texas brisket. Read on if you're confused about the difference.

38 Rubs, Brines, and Marinades to Add More Flavor to Your Life

Tired of cooking and eating the same old thing? Add new life and monster flavor to your favorite recipes with these 38 rubs, brines, and marinades.<p><b>Sometimes we need to shake things up a little bit</b>. And what better way to spice things up in the kitchen than to spice up our favorite meat, fish, and …

Cooking

How To Be A Better Swimmer (We’ve Taken The Lessons So You Don’t Have To)

Whether you're training for the Swimathon 2015 (17-19 April) or just trying to get in shape for summer, we've taken lessons in all the strokes to …

Swimming

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Opening a Café, with Matt Milletto of the American Barista & Coffee School

The American Barista & Coffee School’s Matt Milletto on assessing whether you’re ready to open your own shop<i>Editor’s note: Working on his article,</i> …