Robert Ilov

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Suzanne Goin's Grilled Pork Burgers

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: When rethinking the perfect burger, it's what's inside that counts.</i><p>There are perfect burgers made of beef, salt, and pepper. This is not one of those burgers. …

Burgers

How to Do Black-and-White Conversions From RAW Files

Black-and-white conversions from color pictures are easy–just convert to greyscale in the photo editing software of your choice, and you’re there. …

With significant price cuts, Surface RT is a much better value at $350

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Microsoft’s(s msft) Surface RT computers will be $150 less expensive to own in the very near future. Sources tell The Verge …

Nokia’s top-notch Pro Camera app for Lumia 1020 will land on all PureView phones

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>The impressive Pro Camera app Nokia developed for its Lumia 1020 will become available for a limited number of other Lumia …

Microsoft Releases Yet Another TV Ad Criticising the iPad’s ‘Lack of Features’

In yet another continuation of their campaign against Apple’s iPad, Microsoft has aired another TV ad, criticizing the iPad for its lack of advanced …

Fanhattan Debuts Pint-Size Fan TV Set-Top Box to Simplify the Living Room

Your home theater system can get pretty cluttered even if you have a relatively minimal setup of a cable box, DVR and streaming media device. But …

Smart TV

Google to Sell Unlocked HTC One With Nexus UI on June 26 for $599

As it is doing with the Galaxy S4, Google plans to sell a version of the HTC One that is unlocked and carries the stock Android experience.<p>It will go …

Android News

MoDaCo.Switch to let HTC One jump between Sense and stock Android (video)

Not sure if you want the regular HTC One or its Google Play Edition? <i>MoDaCo</i>'s newly detailed MoDaCo.Switch ROM should let you have both. The custom firmware lets the indecisive run either the Sense interface or stock Android (AOSP) using only one set of data. It's not an ideal experience, even …

Hisense Sero 7 LT review: Cheap, but still not worth it - CNET

MSRP: $149.00<p><b>The Good</b> The <b>Hisense Sero 7 LT</b> has a Mini-HDMI port, expandable storage, and a competitive $99 price tag.<p><b>The Bad</b> The Sero 7 LT has a low-resolution and inconsistently responsive touch screen and low internal storage capacity, lacks Bluetooth and GPS capabilities, and restarts …

Gear & Gadgets

Channel Master and Echostar working on new OTA DVR

Sometimes you just want to enjoy TV without making a commitment, and time-shifting broadcasts either means building your own HTPC or purchasing an OTA DVR -- like the now defunct Boxee. Back in 2011, Channel Master teamed up with Entone to fill that niche and a recent FCC filing shows the company …

There’s a new 2560 x 1600 tablet in Samsung’s future

<i>Samsung’s UAProf site revealed that a new high-end tablet with a 2560 x 1600 display is in the works from the Korean giant. The device may be the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Plus.</i><p>There are several high-resolution Android tablets on the market, with another bunch about to hit the stores in the next few …

Mobile

‘Turbo’ stars pimp their shells

Later this year, Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L Jackson, Snoop Dogg and a few others will appear on your local cinema screens in the form of snails.<p>Should …

Snoop Dogg

Mercedes E63 AMG versus Audi RS6

155mph. That’s - shoes and socks off, carry the one - 70 metres a second? Forty-odd football pitches a minute. As our pair of estates boom through …

Al Gore

100 miles of empty autobahn. Two V8 hyper-estates. One night to hit vmax. Click on for our latest adventure in the #Mercedes E63 AMG and #Audi RS6… http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/photos/e63-amg-vs-audi-rs6-2013-07-08

This is the most powerful road-going Peugeot ever

We’ve been spoiled with stupidly powerful front-wheel-drive cars recently. Thanks to the Focus ST, Renault Megane RS and Astra VXR, front tyres have …

Peugeot

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TG drives the new 218bhp Skoda Octavia VRS. But is this – the most powerful Octavia ever – any good? Find out at the link... http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/car-news/skoda-octavia-vrs-first-drive-2013-07-12

BMW tells TG about upcoming M4

You know the type. The type that stands in the corner, speaking in muffled tones and rattling off BMW 3-Series chassis codes, while voicing the …

Carbon Fiber

<i>O</i>'s Summer Beauty Survival Handbook

Bugs are biting, the sun is burning, your hair is expanding. For every problem—even the worst-case scenarios—we've found you the best solutions.<p>How …

Night: Surreal Landscapes Lit with an LED Flashlight by Harold Ross | Colossal

<p>Fine art photographer Harold Ross uses delicate light painting techniques to create surreal landscapes photographed late at night. The photographer, …

10 Wacky and Wonderful Ice Cream Flavors

It's official: summer has arrived. As the temperatures rise, we've been dreaming about delicious ways to cool off. A frozen treat is the perfect way to indulge during the hot days of summer, and these recipes are definitely worth treating yourself to. Sweet, salty, nutty, fruity -- these recipes …

Ice Cream

Dissected: 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-class

Mercedes christens the latest version of its icon with its very own fragrance.<p>Carbon-fiber missiles with horse or bull badges might attract more attention, but few cars command the respect of an S-class. Mercedes-Benz’s flagship is globally recognized as the unofficial—except in cases where it’s …

Automotive Design

Self Freezing Coke Video By Grant Thompson Has Completely Blown Our Minds

"Grab a bottle of room temperature soda, and start shaking it violently." That's the first bit of instruction on Grant Thompson's incredible self freezing Coke (or any other soda) video.<p>Look guys, we were never big science buffs in school, but that's probably because no one ever presented the …

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …

The 10 Best Hotels In The World

To compile these awards, the magazine asked its readers to vote on the best hotels they've traveled to, factoring in everything from rooms and food to service and location.<p>This year, Botswana's Mombo Camp and Little Mombo Camp took the top spot, ousting last year's winner, Tanzania's Singita …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

InterAct

15 of the Best Travel Photos Taken With an iPhone

There are many ways that Apple's iPhone has transformed our lives. It has put a previously unimaginable array of technology in our pockets - everything from a global positioning system to a video editor. One of the many industries it has changed in the process is travel photography. As the quality …