Justin Lau

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The Cheaper, Tastier Cuts of Meat Your Butcher Really Wants You to Order

Forget filet mignon and rib-eye—these cheap-and-tasty cuts are going to be the star of your next meal.<p>So you finally decide to visit that cool new butcher shop—the one that’s breaking down whole animals that sound like they had a better childhood than you did—but the meat case is full of a bunch of …

BBQ

Travel Smackdown Vol. 2: iPhone vs. Android

-Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk<p>Do Android users relax more than iPhone users? Are iPhone enthusiasts prone to planning while Androidists take the laissez-faire attitude to their vacations? Given that we use our phones to order food, find a dog walker and even monitor the number of times our right foot …

Airplanes

QromaScan digitizes, organizes your physical photographs

Digital photographs have become the norm, but the odds are high you’ve physical photographs still stuffed into shoeboxes somewhere. Digitizing the …

Totally Non-Essential Kitchen Tools We Can't Live Without

We're serious about our kitchen gadgets, and everyone is opinionated about their favorite egg slicers and mandolines. Here are our favorites.<p>There are three items in my kitchen I think I'd be lost without. I drink a lot of tea and swear by my Bonavita gooseneck kettle (a gift, thank you!) and my …

Recipes

Elon Musk: Tesla Model S ‘ends range anxiety’ with smart navigation, trip planner

Earlier this week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk teased us Model S owners with a tweet promising to “end range anxiety.”<p>In a press conference this morning, Musk revealed the goods: an over-the-air firmware update that, while not increasing the range of the car, will at least set the driver’s mind at ease …

Tesla

Membership-based delivery services are beginning to disrupt the $600 billion-a-year grocery industry

But a new wave of promising delivery startups are relying on a tried-and-true model to disrupt groceries: membership.<p>Membership grocery services help secure consumers as repeat customers and allow companies to lower individual shipping fees on every order. Shipping fees are typically a big barrier …

eCommerce

The 10 Airlines With the Best Economy Class Seats

With ever-rising airfare rates, along with taxes and baggage fees to contend with, flying economy is the only possible option for the vast majority of travelers. That doesn't necessarily have to mean skimping on comfort and amenities, though -- by doing a bit of research before booking, it's easy …

Microsoft isn't happy with Google for revealing a Windows security hole

Microsoft's security team isn't very pleased with Google for revealing a security hole in its computer systems before it fixed the issue.<p>Google …

AeroBed Pakmat - Portable Airbed Stores Inside Pump

The cool new AeroBed Pakmat let's you take a portable inflatable airbed with you just about anywhere. Whether you're out camping, visiting friends …

Portable

Leef’s iBridge expands your iPhone’s storage by 256GB, for a price

LAS VEGAS — On the surface, there’s nothing very exciting about a portable flash drive. It doesn’t excite me at all. But make that drive a sleek, Lightning-equipped, 256GB beast of a thing, and now we’re talking.<p>The Leef iBridge, on display here at International CES, packs the most storage of any …

Las Vegas

10 best Steve Jobs emails

Steve Jobs has been dead three years, but his words live on -- and continue to be used against him.<p>Emails sent by Jobs have surfaced once again in a class action lawsuit brought against Apple (AAPL) for making iTunes the exclusive store for iPod music. Jobs' emails are characteristically frank, …

An espresso-inspired beer tap | Engadget

Homemade Marinara Sauce Is Easy to Make—If You Avoid These Common Mistakes

Jarred marinara sauce can't hold a candle to the homemade version. Avoid these common mistakes and whip up a batch tonight.<p>Is there any dinner that's easier to make and more satisfying than pasta and marinara sauce covered in a flurry of shredded Parmesan? We think not. But before you reach for a …

Cooking

William Grant & Sons is to release a reproduction of its original 1963 single malt as a tribute to its founders, Sandy and Charles Grant Gordon.

Glenfiddich The Original will only be available in the US and Taiwan<p>Glenfiddich ‘The Original’ is a close reproduction of the Glenfiddich Straight …

Plush Narwhal USB Heated Slippers

The unicorn of the sea can be the unicorn of your feet. With these Plush Narwhal Slippers you get that toasty warmth in both your heart (from seeing …

Amazon Echo

It's a speaker. It's a music system. And much more. The Amazon Echo is a new cloud-connected gadget designed around your voice. Always on, you wake …

6 Magical Cocktails for Halloween

Here are six cocktails that will, potentially, help you get what you want—especially if what you want is a fun party.<p>When I was about 10 years old, I …

Go off the menu with these 9 secret Starbucks drink ideas

Starbucks is known for catering to all kinds of customer requests: A grande chai tea latte with two shots of espresso and no foam? Sure. A 101-shot latte? No problem.<p>But did you know there's a whole host of drinks waiting for you beyond Starbucks' menu?<p>Next time you hit the coffee chain, try …

RiutBag helps keep thieving hands away from backpack belongings

Traveling to work in the city on a crowded train or bus has become a necessary part of the daily grind for many urbanites, and the backpack is often …

Backpacking

First Drive: Audi Connected Traffic Lights

How Large Is Large? McDonald's Cup Sizes Around The World Compared

All large-sized cups are <i>not</i> made equal.<p>In a fascinating Buzzfeed video posted to YouTube Sunday, watch a side-by-side comparison of the small, medium and large soda cups sold at McDonald’s outlets in several countries around the world — including the U.S., Singapore, Japan, India, Canada and the …