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Amazon Prime: 22 benefits every member gets

Amazon Prime is best known for two things: free two-day shipping and Netflix-style video streaming. Those are decidedly worthwhile perks, especially considering the relatively low $119 annual subscription charge, but a Prime membership affords more than just shipping and streaming. A lot …

Windows 10 Creators Update: The 10 best new features

On April 11, Microsoft released the next major update to Windows 10. Dubbed Creators Update, the free download includes new 3D apps, VR capabilities and 4K game streaming among its flashier features. (But it's going to a staggered rollout and not everyone will be able to download it immediately, …

1775: Rebellion iOS Game Review

Game makers are converting board games to the digital realm at an ever-increasing rate. 1775: Rebellion ($9.99) is another example of this trend. The key to these conversions is how faithfully they capture the gameplay mechanics, physical components, and overall entertainment value that the source …

8 documentaries that will make you smarter about money

The wealthiest, most successful people continually self-educate, which is why most of them spend so much time reading.<p>If the classic finance books don't work for you, there are other ways to get smarter about money.<p>Here, we've compiled eight documentaries that will keep you entertained <i>and</i> teach you …

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6 High-End Ice Cream Spots You Need to Try This Summer

Vegan honeycomb-flavored ice cream? Only in New York.<p>If you’re going to splurge on ice cream this summer, you might as well make it count. Hit up one …

31 Terrific Places for Breakfast in Manhattan

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It's also a meal that many New Yorkers skip. This is a shame because so many restaurants in this city do some amazing things before 11 a.m. Whether it's with a civilized traditional Japanese breakfast, an egg-stuffed burrito, bagels and lox, or …

14 Excellent Doughnut Destinations in New York City

New York is filled with doughnuts, but not all are created equal. There are far better ones out there than the average breakfast street cart, you just have to know where to look. So here's a guide to the best of them, from Bay Ridge to Harlem and all places in between. Whether you go for a classic …

The best comfort food dishes in NYC

When it’s cold, dark and all you want is a little taste of home, there’s nothing more belly-warming than the best comfort food dishes in NYC. They’re …

The best winter-boot shops in NYC

Along with visions of snow-covered buildings and evenings spent getting cozy inside bars with fireplaces, NYC in winter conjures up another …

Cure your first hangover of 2015 with these New Year's Day brunches

If you do New Year's Eve right tonight, it's a guarantee you won't be feeling bright-eyed and bushy-tailed for the first day of the new year …

Eat Chic: 25 BAZAAR-Approved Brunch Spots in NYC

In New York City, brunch is the most important meal of the weekend.<p>In New York City, ask anyone where they are before 3pm on a Saturday or Sunday morning, and odds are, brunch is on the docket. Breakfast may reign supreme during the week, but brunch is the most important meal of the weekend in the …

The 10 Best Barber Shops In New York City

That's not always easy to find, but our friends at Yelp have given us a hand. They ranked the best 10 barber shops in New York City, based on their vast database of user reviews.<p>Each one is professional, clean, and highly affordable (men's cuts are usually under $20) - and they're located in …

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The best-looking NYC restaurants and bars of the year

Sure, New Yorkers want their favorite restaurants and bars to dole out quality food and drinks, but it’s a much-welcome extra if they look damn good …

GofG Staff Picks: NYC's Best Speakeasy Bars (Guest of a Guest)

One day in Brooklyn: the perfect itinerary

For many first-time visitors to New York, New York equals Manhattan. But just a couple of subway stops across the river lies a whole other delicious world that deserves your exploration. So set aside a day to take a tour of Brooklyn, with these hand-picked highlights from Brooklyn local, Brian …

14 Vintage NYC Restaurants, Bars and Cafes

The restaurants that our grandparents told us about are getting replaced weekly. The last automats in New York have long since closed down. And …

Actually Cool Things to Do in New York This Holiday Season

Above all else, the holiday season in New York means two things: miserable weather, and misery-inducing throngs of camera-happy tourists …

8 Holiday Pop-Ups You Have to Shop This Season

Make this year’s holiday shopping a unique and enjoyable experience with a visit to one of these pop-ups around the city.<p>Set against a bespoke …

Holidates: Festive NYC Date Ideas For The Winter (Guest of a Guest)

The Best Places to Eat in NYC Right Now

It goes without saying (but we’ll say it, ‘cause it feels good): New York City is one of, if not <i>the</i> greatest place in the world to eat a meal. And in …

Where to Brunch This Weekend: Birds & Bubbles

The 12 Hottest Bakeries in NYC

The 21 best bars with fireplaces in NYC

New Yorkers are a tough breed, but when the winter chill really sets in, you’re bound to see bargoers flocking to nearby cocktail bars in town. …

NYC Couples Through The Decades: Winter Date Night Ideas From These Iconic Duos

<i>[Joe DiMaggio, Marilyn Monroe via] [Beyonce, Jay-Z via]</i><p>Colder temperatures in NYC means seasonal love. Everyone you know is probably looking to shack …

Take a look inside the Dead Rabbit crew's Pier A Harbor House, opening tonight

Peter Poulakakos is plenty dedicated to the Financial District—the prolific restaurateur has a whopping 10 projects below Chambers Street including …

Break The Ice: 8 NYC Bars Perfect For The Big First Date (Guest of a Guest)

When Job-Search Expenses Are Tax-Deductible

You can’t write off expenses to search for a first job, but you may be able to deduct some moving costs.<p><i>My daughter graduated from college in the</i> …