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Five Things To Do Before Your Child Leaves For College

For me, and for other families of kids heading off to college, this is a time of mixed emotion: excitement about opportunities, worry about challenges, and, of course, dread.<p>I will miss getting to spend time with my wonderful son every day. I feel fortunate, however, because as a college president …

College & University

This Raspberry Pi hacker bundle helps you explore the Internet of Things

popsci shop<p>Go from zero to hero with four courses for $19.<p>So, you’ve bought yourself a Raspberry Pi. Now what? If you want to experiment but have no idea where to start, the Complete Raspberry Pi Hacker Bundle is here to help. The bundle includes four courses covering all the basics and a lot more. …

The 15-minute, Fat-burning Workout for Busy Guys

A middle-aged guy takes his shirt off and looks in the mirror. What does he see?<p>That’s not the beginning of a joke, although what he sees might be …

10 of the best pizzerias in Naples

While the world pizza-making championships being held at the Napoli Pizza Village festival this week (1-10 June) will see the finest <i>pizzaioli</i> from across the city compete for the 2018 title, Neapolitans will attest there are pizzerias in every neighbourhood worthy of an accolade. There are more …

Italy

The 25 Best Chinese Restaurants in America

It’s an exciting time to be a Chinese food enthusiast in the United States. Gone are the days where the main options were fried rice and chicken lo …

Rome’s 9 Most Exceptional Gelaterie

Where to find creamy classics and imaginative flavors from the city’s ambitious gelato makers<p>Right along with opera, aqueducts, and Galileo’s theories on planetary movement, gelato is easily one of Italy’s greatest cultural contributions — and Rome is one of the best places in the country to find …

Italy

20 Pizzas to Eat in Italy Before You Die

To kick off Food & Wine’s exciting new partnership with Phaidon, Where to Eat Pizza writer Daniel Young created this exclusive Italian pizza bucket …

Watch: Rome’s Best Pizza Is Eaten on the Street

For the inaugural episode of <i>Dining on a Dime: Rome</i>, I’m paying homage to one of Rome’s greatest delights and one of my favorite things to eat: pizza. My stop is Campo de Fiori — a beautiful square near the Palazzo Farnese that literally means “field of flowers” — to a bakery that’s taken the plaza …

This 3-part plank series from Jennifer Garner’s trainer fires up your abs from every angle

When you do even a simple, standard plank, you <i>know</i> a case of sore abs is in your near future. But when you decide to let Jennifer Garner‘s trainer …

The Best Pastries in Paris, According to Top Chefs

It’s been the world’s favorite destination for luscious baked goods since forever. Now the French capital is outperforming even itself.<p>By Kate …

Seattle's Vibrant Vietnamese Scene Extends Well Beyond Pho

Finding the best Vietnamese eats the city has to offer<p>The strong presence of Vietnamese food in Seattle is marked by the ubiquitous pho restaurants all around the city (and beyond: Tacoma also has a wealth of delicious pho, for example). But beyond that well-known, well-loved bowl, there are many …

The Hottest Restaurants in Seattle, August 2018

Where to eat right now<p>While the <b>Eater 38</b> is a resource that covers old standbys and neighborhood essentials across the city, it is not necessarily a chronicle of the “it” places of the moment. Thus, the <b>Eater Heatmap</b>, which changes every month to highlight where the food nerds are flocking.<p>The …

Texas

11 Magnificent Middle Eastern Restaurants in Seattle

Where to find superb hummus, falafel, man’oushe, and more<p>Seattle’s Middle Eastern restaurants give diners a wide range of riffs on a theme. Virtually every menu includes hummus, and most feature grilled meats, falafel, and baba ganoush. From there, the variety sets in. Some places concentrate on …

Where to Try Poke, a Hawaiian Fish Favorite, in Seattle

This raw fish salad has swept the city<p>Poke rhymes with "okay" but tastes much better. Sometimes written as "poké", this Hawaiian treat of marinated seafood has taken the mainland by storm, and Washington is one of the best places to get it.<p>Poke (which simply means "to cut crosswise into pieces") …

The 38 Essential Seattle Restaurants, Summer 2018

Your guide to Seattle’s greatest restaurants for any occasion<p>Welcome to the <b>Eater 38</b>, the answer to any question that begins, “Can you recommend a restaurant?” Not to be confused with the Eater Heatmap’s collection of the hottest and newest, this elite group covers the entire city, spans a myriad of …

Seattle

What Really Happened with Vista: An Insider’s Retrospective

“Experience is something you don’t get until just after you need it.” — Steven Wright.<p>[Author’s Note: Originally published here, this blog has …

Interactive Infographic: The Possibility of Smarter Schools - MIT Technology Review

Technologies Supplementing the Classroom<p><b>M.O.O.C.S:</b> More and more teachers are adding breadth and depth to their instruction with Massive Open Online …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces …

The Best Netflix Original Series To Watch Right Now

We all love Netflix. It’s always there for us after a stressful day at work or a bored weekend at home. But, we can all agree settling on one …

Amazon Video's global expansion will reverberate across the TV and streaming industries

Amazon Prime Video has landed in 242 countries around the globe. Current Prime members will be able to watch hundreds of shows and films produced by top networks, Hollywood studios, and Amazon itself, at no additional cost in Belgium, Canada, France, India, Italy and Spain (though notably, if …

Amazon Video

THE LIVE STREAMING VIDEO REPORT: Forecasts, emerging players, and key trends for brands’ and publishers’ next big opportunity

If 2015 was the year that brands and advertisers embraced online video, then 2016 saw the medium take the next step as live streaming takes off.<p>Live streaming video refers to broadcasts in real time to an audience over the internet. While the concept of live streaming has been around for years, …

Advertising

What Would Alexa Do?

Every once in a while, a product comes along that changes everyone's expectations of what's possible in user interfaces. The Mac. The World Wide Web. …

Stronger Together | Opinion | The Harvard Crimson

On Monday, October 24, The Crimson published a story detailing a “scouting report” written by members of the 2012 men’s soccer team regarding …

Student Journalism

Netflix Launches Video Previews: How The Company Landed On Its Biggest Redesign Ever

The streaming giant has replaced still photos with moving images to enhance user experience by (hopefully) cutting down on browsing time.<p>Several years ago, when Netflix was playing around with a redesign of its platform, Chris Jaffe, VP of user interface innovation, went to Barnes & Noble and …

More Efficient Mobile Encodes for Netflix Downloads

Netflix

Hulu kicks off 4K Ultra HD streaming with original programming and Bond films

Both Netflix and Amazon have been offering select content in 4K Ultra HD for quite some time now and comparatively, Hulu has been slow to follow. Now …

Standard C++ and the Windows Runtime (C++/WinRT)

The Windows Runtime (WinRT) is the technology that powers the Universal Windows Platform, letting developers write applications that are common to …

Windows 10

Payments @ Netflix

When I meet people and tell them that I work for Netflix, the topics that they usually bring up are the cool content and the amazing technology that …

Amazon Prime Video vs. Netflix: Video Streaming Services Compared

Amazon is preparing for the global rollout of its video streaming service. The company will compete against leading streaming services such as …