Christopher M. Casner

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Google Expands Underwater Street View To New Locations

Google today added a couple of new locations to its underwater Street View imagery collection, including a number spots around Monaco, Cancun and Isla Mujeres.<p>Google unveiled underwater Street View back in 2012 and has been expanding it (very) slowly ever since. The company has partnered with the …

National Geographic Travel

Ferrari LaFerrari Exhaust Sound - Start Up and Accelerations!

One Good Dish by David Tanis

The other day, a friend was over and he picked up David Tanis' latest cookbook, <i>One Good Dish</i>, from the large pile of books on my table. He started to …

Bread

PS4 launch just the start Sony's gaming revolution, software boss says

Nintendo may have technically started the eighth-generation video game console war last year with the release of the Wii U, but it's Sony that is kicking it into high gear with the launch of the PlayStation 4 on Friday. Next week, the battle is fully joined with Microsoft's release of the Xbox …

Televisions

A Mediterranean-Inspired Thanksgiving

A mustard greens Italian pasta and Greek-influenced gravy give this Thanksgiving menu Mediterranean flair

Cooking

Guinea Fowl with Chestnut Stuffing

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Confront your deboning phobia with this northern Italian chestnut-stuffed roast.</i><p>A wonderful roast for a holiday spread, this dish is resident to …

Zagat

Take your pork chop to the next level by stuffing it with pine nuts, porcini mushrooms & pecorino: http://thekitc.hn/181SYQu

Forget the world's tallest building – which is the most beautiful?

Look out, New Yorkers have another reason to brag. The One World Trade Center skyscraper has been named the tallest building … <i>in the western hemisphere</i>. The rather official sounding Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat's "height committee" declared that the new "Freedom Tower" is indeed …

Is Gene Simmons' custom 550-horsepower 1956 Ford F100 pickup truck named Snakebit the most bad ass truck on the planet? More photos --> http://bit.ly/1dOBMip

Great Getaways: Chicago

<i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.</i><p>If you're looking for a fun, affordable Chicago city getaway, the options are endless: you can spend the day shopping your heart out along the Magnificent Mile, cruising the Chicago River, and even go to the beach on beautiful …

Travel

Watch Chef J.J. Johnson Make Fried Guinea Hen at The Cecil

GalleryWatch Chef J.J. Johnson Make Fried Guinea Hen at The Cecil<p>The menu at <b>The Cecil</b>, Richard Parson's newly revamped hotel in the heart of Central Harlem, is a little difficult to follow. Described as "Afro-Asian-American" cuisine, it features things like dumplings stuffed with braised oxtail …

New Wonderfully Witty Dog Portraits by Ron Schmidt

Photographer Ron Schmidt just wrote to us to tell us about a new set of photos from his adorable series <i>Loose Leashes</i>. (See older posts, here and here.) Not only does Ron snap cute photos of dogs, he and his wife come up with the most clever names for each of them. (Make sure to look at the …

Pets

Next Reveals First Menu for 2014: Chicago Steakhouse

Chicago's always-changing restaurant <b>Next</b> has confirmed the not-so-unfounded rumor that its next concept will indeed focus on the "<b>Chicago Steakhouse</b>." Theme-master <b>Grant Achatz</b> tells <i>Food & Wine</i> the menu will focus on the traditional, <i>Mad-Men</i>-style American steakhouse experience, or "what it was …

How to easily root an Android device

Free utility KingoRoot makes it a snap to take total control of just about any Android smartphone. Here's how to use it.<p>Rooting is the Android equivalent of jailbreaking, a means of unlocking the operating system so you can install unapproved apps, deleted unwanted bloatware, update the OS, replace …

Android News

National Geographic Travel

One World Trade Center Is Officially America's Tallest Building, But Other Countries Go Taller

One World Trade Center, New York’s new skyscraper, earned the title of America's tallest building Tuesday. Slated to open in 2014, the new structure knocked Chicago’s Willis Tower (formerly known as the Sears Tower) to second-tallest in the country.<p>The numbers at 1 WTC, as it’s called, are …

PlayStation 4 Review: A Lot Of The Same

The PS4 feels a little too much like the PS3.<p>Remember: you don't really love your PlayStation. You love the games, and the PlayStation--now on its fourth incarnation--is the boxy black vessel for those games. You don't love the box any more than a toaster that plays Netflix.<p>This is important to …

Practical Infographic Coins Feature Pie Chart for The Inner Part

Do you still remember infographic coins that we featured it here? Well, Mac Funamizu has announced that the concept won red dot award: design concept …

Cooking Off the Cuff: A Brighter Lamb Stew With a Versatile Sauce

Lamb stew: Typically rich and dark, starting with deeply browned meat; maybe with tomatoes, maybe with olives, always slick with olive oil. Jackie and I never get tired of it. But that doesn't mean we're not open to new options.<p>At the farmers' market the other week, I found myself buying …

Sicily

15<p>5<p>2<p>Shares 22<p>I’ve been living in what is arguably the center of Europe for a while now (and I’m certain someone will get out their ruler and argue …

2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale

Maranello smothers the 458 Italia with some very special sauce.<p>We’re of the mind that all Ferraris are <i>speciale.</i> Yes, even the California. We take this observation to be self-evident and universal, a fact of life that even Lamborghini owners, Red Bull Racing fans, and Prius drivers accept and …

10 of the most Jaw-Dropping Hotel Photos EVER

By Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com<p>Here at the HotelsCombined office, we've all gotten pretty used to staring at stunning hotel images -- with over 400,000 hotels in our database, sorting through scenic pics of luxury villas and infinity-edge pools has become standard daily fare.<p>However, there …

Skillet Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Mac and Cheese

Fontina and White Cheddar Skillet Brussels Bacon Mac.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 8, 2013 92<p>I figured it was time to eat some bacon. I mean it’s been a …

DIY Dog Biscuits

As you may or may not know, earlier this year the Accidental Locavore rescued a dog. He's a big sweetie named Rif and like most dogs, will do almost anything (like obey) for a cookie. So when my friend Zhu Zhu had a recipe for dog biscuits in a recent newsletter and I happened to have all the …

Baking

Let's talk about dishes that make the most of meat and use it in smart, budget-friendly ways. Anyone up for Pizza with Crispy Kale, Butternut Squash, Bacon & Smoked Mozzarella? Mhmmm! 10 Meals that Make the Most of Meat: http://thekitc.hn/1iZ0tZO

Nissan GT-R Switzer Goliath vs GT-R Alpha 12+

6 Must-Try Grilled Cheese Sandwiches in Austin

An Octopus Painted in Layers of Resin by Keng Lye | Colossal

<p>Artist Keng Lye whose work we explored earlier this year recently completed a new painting that blends sculpture and layers of acrylic paint to …