Julian Rex

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This app could be the key to speaking a second language

The world is getting smaller thanks to technology, media, more convenient travel, and — let's be honest — Netflix. It's becoming more valuable than …

Watch Stevie Wonder Take Knee, Cover Daft Punk With Pharrell at Global Citizen

Stevie Wonder opened his Global Citizen fest performance Saturday by “taking both knees” in solidarity with athletes’ protests in the aftermath of …

Music

Fergie: Double Dutchess review – gloriously confident

The Californian singer’s second album finds her teeming with ambition: opener Hungry is all sassy delivery and theatrical production that prove Fergie an unstoppable force of hip-hop-infused pop. It’s a strong start, though what follows is surreal – be it alluding to Pharoahe Monch (encouraging …

Longtime Future Engineer Seth Firkins Dead at 36

Seth Firkins, engineer for the likes of Future, Young Thug, and Zoey Dollaz, has died at the age of 36.<p>As a teenager growing up in Louisville, …

Young Thug

Push for Gender Equality in Tech? Some Men Say It’s Gone Too Far

SAN FRANCISCO — Their complaints flow on Reddit forums, on video game message boards, on private Facebook pages and across Twitter. They argue for everything from male separatism to an end to gender diversity efforts.<p>Silicon Valley has for years accommodated a fringe element of men who say women …

Silicon Valley

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Date, Apricot, and Walnut Loaf Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Lightly adapted from Diana Henry's A Change of Appetite. (I've decreased the sugar slightly, made the half-whole wheat, half-white flour mixture all whole wheat, and added salt.) It's lovely immediately after it cools and equally lovely -- more complex, more dense -- a couple of days …

Amazon May Soon Deliver Chipotle and Five Guys Right to Your Door

After buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, e-commerce giant Amazon may soon add Chipotle’s guacamole to its website.<p>On Friday, Amazon and an …

Learn to Make Sushi from an Executive Chef

I Made Sushi with an Executive Chef and This is What I Learned<p>Learn to make one of America's favorite foods the authentic way and discover the true …

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Julia Moskin gave us an incredible new recipe for eggplant parm this week, the …

11 Ways to Use Canned Tomatoes That Don't Include Spaghetti Sauce

Canned tomatoes are one of those ingredients I can never figure out how to use. Because they're affordable and nutritionally equivalent to …

Cooking