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20 Boss Ramen Recipes

And when we say upgrade, we mean completely ditch them. Each package (often billed as two servings, but who only eats half?) has nearly a day's worth …

Nutrition

The Creative Workplace by Rob Alderson features stunningly designed offices from around the globe.

Creative industries, such as graphic design, architecture, advertising, and digital media, have added pressure to provide inspiring, statement-making …

Paris Is Filled With Secret Gardens, You Just Have To Know Where To Look

When you think of touring Paris, you likely think of the Eiffel Tower or Notre Dame Cathedral or the Louvre. When you think of enjoying your time in Paris, you likely think about lounging in one of the city's famous parks with a croissant and a classic read to feel, you know, Parisian. And while …

Chipotle Pork Shortage Is Proof Of A Larger Problem Facing The Food Industry

Americans increasingly want grocers and restaurants to carry meat they can feel good about eating. But that meat is scarce, as Chipotle's pork problem revealed this week.<p>Chipotle, which has won over diners partly for its commitment to sustainability and animal welfare, recently discovered that one …

21 Photos That Will Make You Want To Visit Cuba

These changes will make it easier for Americans to travel to Cuba, and that's great news for Americans, because Cuba is full of gorgeous beaches, historic architecture, and incredible natural landscapes teeming with wildlife.

Elon Musk Uses This Ancient Critical-Thinking Strategy To Outsmart Everybody Else

But while he dropped out of the program after only a few days, the field left an impression on the billionaire-to-be.<p>Perhaps most crucially, it trained him in <b>"first principles thinking,"</b> a mode of inquiry that relentlessly pursues the foundations of a problem.<p>"I think it's important to reason from …

Cook More this Year -- 28 Easy Crock Pot Recipes for Busy Lives

2015 is here and resolutions are flying right and left. Lose weight, save money, get fit. All are lofty yet understandable goals. Unfortunately, many won't last past the first half of January. Instead of joining the fray, why not make a goal that you can actually stick to? Decide to cook more for …

How the 'Internet of Things' will impact consumers, businesses, and governments in 2016 and beyond

For more than two years, BI Intelligence has closely tracked the growth of the IoT. Specifically, we've analyzed how the IoT ecosystem enables entities (i.e. consumers, businesses, and governments) to connect to, and control, their IoT devices in 16 environments, including manufacturing, the …

Internet of Things

8 Most Breathtaking Weddings Held Around the World

Over the course of six years, we've seen some truly breathtaking photos of people being married all around the world. Whether they were standing amongst African wildlife or using nature's fury as their backdrop, these couples decided to exchange their vows in a time and place they'd never forget. …

Weddings

The Scotch Before Christmas: 12 Single Malts for Last-Minute Shoppers

'Twas the week before Christmas, the middle of Hanukkah<p>And last-minute shoppers had serious agita.<p>"What do I do? What the hell should I buy?<p>I still need a gift for my great uncle Sy!<p>Not to mention my cousin, the one in Mamaroneck<p>And the guy in my office who looks just like Shrek.<p>I'm totally screwed …

How To Make 'Magical' Cocktails That'll Convince Your Friends You're A Mixologist

You don't need a blow torch, a breathalyzer or a $460,000 bottle of whiskey to impress your friends with some boozy wizardry. All you need is some vodka, a shaker and a couple of unexpected ingredients (like cabbage juice and baking soda) to make magic happen. Check out these three recipes anyone …

The Best Brunch Recipes in the History of Everything

Things you are good at: gathering friends and pouring mimosas. Things we can make you better at: your brunch spread. Here are the top 10 dishes you need to be the boss of breakfast. Fair warning, make a double batch of the candied bacon. It goes fast.<p><b>Eggs In A Basket</b><p>Egg in a hole, egg in a basket, …

Carbonara Recipes That Should Be In Your Weekly Rotation This Winter

Carbonara is one of those dishes that proves that the simple things in life are often the best. Made with eggs, cheese and pork, carbonara is as easy to put together at it is to consume in massive quantities. It's traditionally made with pancetta or guanciale, but can also be made with bacon. This …

5 Amazing Sparkling Wines for $15 or Less

Any occassion is made better with a high quality bottle of bubbly. But there's no reason you have to splurge to get one.<p><i>Any occassion is made better</i> …

Pork Stew with White Beans and Butternut Squash

<i>Merrill's daughter Clara has quite the appetite -- and it's all Merrill can do to keep up. Armed with her greenmarket bag, a wooden spoon and a minimal amount of fuss, she steps into the fray.</i><p><i>Today: Pork stew with beans and butternut squash.</i><p>It finally really feels like fall, which means we've …

Food Preservation

Chicken Kiev + Roasted Butternut Squash with Sweet Spices, Lime, and Green Chilies

<i>Today: No humdrum chicken dinners allowed.</i><p>Chicken doesn't need to be boring. When combined with white wine, butter, herbs -- and more butter -- it can be indulgent, flavorful, and complex.<p>Chicken Kiev is a perfect example: It's a classic and well-loved recipe that will restore your faith in chicken …

Spices

12 Brussels Sprout Recipes for Thanksgiving

Few foods have experienced as dramatic a transformation as Brussels sprouts—for years they were maligned as being mushy and smelly, but these days you can barely find a hip restaurant that <i>doesn't</i> serve them. It's easy to see why: when cooked correctly, these little brassicas have a wonderfully …

There's More to Beaujolais Than Beaujolais Nouveau (Part One)

November in the wine world means time for Beaujolais Nouveau, with all the pomp and circumstance and celebration surrounding the release of this wine around the world. Legally it cannot be released until 12:01 am the third Thursday of November. That's when you hear proclamations of "le Beaujolais …

Chobani Launches Food Incubator to Disrupt Industry

<i>Will Catalyze Next Generation of Food Entrepreneurs</i><p>The food industry is in desperate need of disruption. Americans spend more than $1.6 trillion every year on food. Much of the packaged food that Americans buy lacks sufficient nutrients and often contains harmful chemicals and sugar. We have the …

18 Signs You're With The One You Should Marry

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, how to know if he's the one.<p><b>1) He always brags about you.</b> If you get a promotion at work or even just win concert tickets, he can't resist telling everyone you hang out with before you even think to mention it. Because he's your biggest fan (arguably next to …

The 10 Highest-Funded Kickstarter Projects Of All Time

The crowdfunding platform puts the power in the hands (and the pockets) of the people, essentially democratizing the fundraising process and allowing startups to have a more direct line of communication with their customers. Kickstarter has raised $1,200,690,155 to successfully fund 65,076 projects …

Crowd Funding

Millionaires Support Four-Day Workweek

Wealth, we hear constantly, comes from hard work. But Google chief Larry Page — no slouch in the wealth department — says the workweek should be shorter. So do most millionaires who commented in a recent survey. In a discussion with tech investor Vinod Khosla, Page said "the idea that everyone …

Google Ventures comes to Europe with $100M in its pocket

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Getty Images / Justin Sullivan<p>Google(s goog)’s investment arm, Google Ventures, will open an office in London with a …

VC funding hits $13.88B in Q2, highest point since 2001

Total venture funding goes gangbusters in the second quarter with companies like Airbnb, Pinterest, Uber, and Lyft raising billions.<p>The money is flowing in the venture capital world.<p>In the second quarter of 2014, an extraordinary $13.88 billion was invested across 974 deals, according to a new …

Google Ventures Opens London Office As A Base For Investing Across Europe

Earlier this month rumours emerged that Google was planning to open a branch of its venture capital investment arm in London. Well, as they say, there’s no smoke without fire: Mountain View has now confirmed that Google Ventures has launched a London division, with an initial fund of $100 million …

Hate Taxes? Move To Tax-Free Puerto Rico, Stay American, Avoid IRS

Increasingly, Americans are ditching their passports for far off lands. In some cases, they are motivated by high taxes and America’s unique worldwide tax reporting, though that’s rarely the only issue. Yet lower taxes can be had a lot closer to home and with more security. And you don’t have to …

Misfit, maker of the Shine activity tracker, is launching a Pebble app

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Misfit, a startup which makes the Shine activity tracker, will release an activity tracking app for the Pebble smartwatch, …

3 Keys to Hiring Rockstar Interns for Your Startup

I was recently at an event where angel investor Joanne Wilson said: "There would not be an Internet if it were not for interns." Her quote stuck with me and inspired me to write this piece. At my startup, interns are invaluable. We are running on a skeleton crew and interns play an integral role in …