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Bakery Bolsters a Long-Neglected Corner of New Orleans

Can food evoke both tradition and bestow an identity upon a new New Orleans neighborhood, rising not from ashes but from asphalt parking lots?<p>That’s a lot of pressure to put on buttermilk honey biscuits, but Willa Jean, a bakery and café opened just a few steamy weeks ago (August 6) in the northern …

CyanogenMod nightlies now available for the Xiaomi Mi 3 and Mi 4

You may love Xiaomi’s handsets, but the fact that they offer among the best bang for your buck doesn’t mean you will also be fond of the software these Chinese handsets tout. The UI can be a bit cartoon-like and is pretty far from stock Android. You can resort to using a launcher, but that is not …

Mobile Technology

Uber is turning San Francisco cabs into buses

Uber is testing new bus-style "Smart Routes" in San Francisco, <i>TechCrunch</i> reports, offering discounts on rides if passengers are willing to be picked up and dropped off along popular roads. The feature is open to people using UberPool, the company's ridesharing service, with the Smart Routes …

Transportation

Alibaba’s Cloud Computing Group Says Its New Artificial Intelligence Platform Is China’s First

Aliyun, the cloud computing unit of Alibaba Group, is launching an artificial intelligence service that it claims is the first in China. Called DT PAI, the platform combines algorithms used by Alibaba with machine and deep learning techniques and presents them in a simple drag-and-drop interface. …

Artificial Intelligence

Here's How To Cook An Egg INSIDE Of A Burger. You Won't Regret It.

Plop a fried egg on top of a burger patty and there you have it: brunch. Been there, done that. The pairing is tasty, for sure, but the placement isn't so innovative at this point.<p>You can fix this. Want to know how? You should be cooking your egg <i>inside</i> of your hamburger patty. Call it …

Breakfast

Twitter shuts down 30 sites dedicated to saving politicians' deleted tweets

Twitter has shut down a network of sites dedicated to archiving deleted tweets from politicians around the world. The sites — collectively known as Politwoops — were overseen by the Open State Foundation (OSF), which reported that Twitter suspended their API access on Friday, August 21st. Twitter …

Internet

7 Delectable Desserts That Inspire 'Oohs' and 'Aahs'

We eat first with our eyes, so these impressive-looking desserts will get people talking.<p><b>1. Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie</b><p>Just mention chocolate and peanut butter and people will swoon. This tart -- with a chocolate crust, creamy peanut butter filling and chocolate ganache topping -- lives up to the …

Dessert

Brainy Little Master app review: an educational game

Introduction<p>Brainy Little Master - a Live BrainWaves Game is an iPhone and iPad game that will test your child's general knowledge of many subjects …

Marionberry Cherry Crumb Cake Recipe

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a 13-cup coffee cake pan, set aside.<p>Stir together flour, baking powder, and salt. Set dry ingredients …

Paleo Opera Cake

When I look at the length of this post and think back on the experience that the making of this Paleo Opera Cake has been, the first thing that comes …

8 Non-Waffle Recipes You Make With a Waffle Iron

There are many benefits to owning a waffle iron, and waffles on demand is only one of them. Other breakfast dishes, like french toast, sandwiches, …

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Apple iPhone 6: Smartphone Face-off

Intro<p>The iPhone 6 and the Galaxy S6 basically have two things in common: They're the smartphone measuring sticks for the rest of the industry, and …

Phones

Make These Cherry Limeade Cupcakes from Scratch

Shares 2K<p>Cherries and limes go together like peanut butter and jelly. Yeah? Maybe? Okay, I admit it – cherry limeade isn’t usually the first thing …

First Click: now it's your turn to review the Apple Watch

NASA could send a whole crew of humans into space right now and it would still register as only the second biggest launch of the day. With the celebrity hype boosters fully engaged, Apple’s Watch is today making its in-store debut, and interest in the new smartwatch couldn’t be higher. Wall Street …

Smartwatches

45 Easter Desserts (That You Can Eat All Spring)

Here's an excuse to eat even more sweets.<p>As far as candy holidays go, Easter is less indulgent than Halloween, but still full of sweets. Since you're eating chocolate bunnies and Peeps, it wouldn't hurt <i>too</i> much to keep the sugar rush going with more dessert. Finish off a brunch or family dinner …

Dessert

carrot graham layer cake

It has been 1 year, 6 months and 6 days since I last shared a recipe for a stacked, filled, and unconscionably indulgent layer cake on this site, an …

Can Lemon Water Really Help You Lose Weight?

<i>Want a low-key weight loss regiment? Watch Jillian Pranksy demonstrate the slimming power of gentle yoga:</i><p>Drinking water—whether hot or cold, infused with lemon, or plain—also helps keep your metabolism humming. "Staying hydrated is an important component of a healthy diet because it boosts your …

6 Incredible Coffee Ice Creams Made with Beans from Cult Roasters

The <i>New York Times</i> recently hunted down what might be the best espresso milk shake in America at the G&B coffee shop in downtown Los Angeles. It …

Coffee

Brownie Recipe: Alex Guarnaschelli Shares Her Tips and Tricks - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Alex Guarnaschelli is an Iron Chef, Food Network celebrity chef, author of</i> Old-School Comfort Food <i>and the executive chef at New York City’s Butter</i> …

The best iPhone apps for cocktail lovers

If you love to make cocktails, or want to learn new ones, then have a look at our list of the best iPhone apps for cocktail lovers.<p>This app is sure …

51 Amazing Brunch Recipes

<i>Brunch: A Plea</i> was written by <b>British author Guy Beringer</b> in 1865 as a playful proposal to combine <b>breakfast</b> and lunch in an effort to cater to those …

Breakfast

Lets Talk Breakfast: Top Five Breakfast Bowl Recipes

Breakfast is fast becoming the nations favourite meal, or so word on the street tells us. Speaking for myself I know I am breakfast obsessed. With …

Breakfast

Chocolate, Protein, and Coffee Combine to Make the Frappuccino We Wish Starbucks Served

Who wouldn't want to re-create the magic of their favorite coffee shop at home? It's even better when you can cut fat and calories while keeping the original flavor intact, like in this 200-calorie recipe for a healthier version of the popular Starbucks classic, the Frappuccino. It even gets an …

7 Protein Shake Recipes That Trainers Love

Post-workout nutrition is an integral part of any workout routine. Eat the wrong thing and it can negate your hard work; eat the right thing, …

Mini Chocolate Strawberry No Bake Desserts

A new post from She Wears Many Hats.<b>Mini Chocolate Strawberry No Bake Desserts</b> are a made with fresh whipped cream and chocolate wafer cookies for an …

Dessert

Macaroni and Cheese

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Cook the macaroni until still slightly firm. Drain and set aside.<p>In a small bowl, beat the egg. In a large pot, …