Marie Mallory

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Times Square Applebee's Charging $375 for NYE Dinner

Both Times Square-ish locations of spinach-dipped chain <b>Applebee's</b> are celebrating New Year's Eve in style: with a <b>$375</b> "night to remember" party featuring "a ton of food." According to the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>'s MarketWatch, the entry fee includes an open bar, access to the "<b>chef's selection buffet</b>" …

10 Things You Should Know How To Do By The Time You're 30

<i>UPDATE: This story was originally published on December 30, 2013.</i><p>The big 3-0 has heft: Most 20-somethings fear it, 40-somethings miss it, and …

Personal Finance

Associated Press News

The Chinese village with the secret to long life

Tourists paying homage to Bama's centenarians are bringing in millions. But the Guangxi county's success may be its undoing<p>Her T-shirted charges trailing behind her, the young guide swept into Huang Puxin's home and flicked her tour flag towards the centenarian, who was waiting on the sofa beneath …

What to expect for Android in 2014 & beyond

In 2007, Android was revealed with an air of skepticism. It was marketed as an open standard which would take on Apple and iOS. Six years and nine sweet-related names later, Android is at the pinnacle of mobile technology and it’s only going to get better in 2014.<p>Wearables 2.0<p>Whether you prefer …

Google Glass

Shipping Container Wire

As shipping container restaurants continue to be a thing, the <i>Washington Post</i> takes a neat step-by-step look at the creation of DC's forthcoming <b>El Rey</b> taqueria. Apparently, building a restaurant out of the recycled steel shipping containers was a bit of a regulatory challenge and, in this case, <b>ended</b> …

What's the Deal with Butter in Coffee?

While foraging for lunch last week, I stumbled into a quaint gluten-free, grain-free, worry-free restaurant, built from a repurposed storage …

Coffee

31 Delicious Low-Carb Breakfasts For A Healthy New Year

It's time to kick that bagel-a-day habit.

10 Slow-Cooked Recipes for a Cozy Weekend Indoors

As cooks, I feel that we have an inherent understanding of "coziness." It's a cold winter day and a pot in the oven, it's the aromas of roasted meats …

Cooking

Chicago's 10 Hottest Bar Openings of 2013

10 Smart Tips for Becoming a Better Grocery Shopper

(Image credit: See linked posts for full image credits)<p>We are always looking for ways to make grocery shopping a quicker, more efficient and less …

Farmers Market

20 Ways IKEA Rocked It in the Kitchen This Year

We know we're preaching to the choir, but so be it: IKEA is a great kitchen resource. From kitchen carts to cabinets, we never cease to find …

IKEA

Zagat

Zagat

Recipe: Best-Ever Veggie Burger

<b>First, cook the beets:</b> Heat the oven to 400°F. Wrap the beets loosely in aluminum foil and roast until easily pierced with a fork, 50 to 60 minutes. …

Onions

15 Quick Dinners for Your Average Tuesday Night

I think we can all agree: we can never have too many weeknight meal options. Today, I have fifteen more for you to add to your list — our favorites …

Cooking

Champagne: Everything You Need to Know, from Labels to Sabers

From understanding labels to sabering the bottle, here's everything you need to know about Champagne, the king of sparkling wine<p>It's that season again—at last! The time of popping corks, bubbles in your nose, and celebratory toasts to, well, whatever we happen to feel like at the moment. For the …

Sparkling Wine

10 Best Things We Drank Around LA in 2013

Why Eating Cabbage Rolls is Lucky on New Year's

In many parts of Eastern Europe, eating cabbage rolls for New Year’s is considered very lucky. Laura Kelley, author of The Silk Road Gourmet …

The Complete Menu Plan for the Food Lover's Cleanse 2014

A complete, one-page resource for the entire 2014 Food Lover's Cleanse menu plan, including over 50 recipes for healthy delicious meals, snacks, and drinks.<p></head>#### DAY:<p>1<br>• 2<br>• 3<br>• 4<br>• 5<br>• 6<br>• 7<br>• 8<br>• 9<br>• 10<br>• 11<br>• 12<br>• 13<br>• 14<p>➤ The Pantry: Recipes Used Throughout the Cleanse<p>➤ Low-Alcohol Cocktails<p>➤ Complete Cleanse Recipe PDF<p>➤ …

Healthy Eating

14 Hangover Burgers to Start 2014

There is a burger for every occasion, of course, from the celebratory last-day-of-the-year double burger to the please-don't-shout hangover burger for the year's first day. A year ago, BurgerBusiness.com offered 17 burgers created to chase the 1/1 blurries. Below for 2014 are 14 burger restaurants …

Eggs

HTC's new HTC One update status page explains why updates take forever - ExtremeTech

HTC’s new HTC One update status page explains why updates take forever<p>By on December 27, 2013 at 10:46 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Samsung Wireless charging S-View flip cover now available for Note 3

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 owners can now wirelessly charge their handset and protect it to, thanks to the newly introduced wireless charging S-View Flip cover. As you might guess, this accessory combines a typical S-View flip cover case with an official wireless charging cover.<p>Up until now, you’ve …

Gear & Gadgets
Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S5 Concept Design Emerges

Rumor mill has picked up its pace in the past few days when it comes to Samsung Galaxy S5. We’ve seen all sorts of rumors, ranging from its …

The Future According To Samsung

The following concept video shows how that could happen.<p>The video touches on a concept called "The Internet Of Things," which is a term people in the tech industry like to throw around when they talk about connecting everyday objects to the Internet. It may sound a little like the Jetsons today, …

Tech Industry

New Exynos chip teased for CES 2014 – is it going to be Samsung’s first 64-bit CPU?

Samsung on Friday posted a teaser message on its Exynos Twitter account for the company’s upcoming Exynos chips that are expected to be unveiled in the following days, at CES 2014.<p>The tweet also included an image (see above), with a clear indication that on January 7, 2014, Samsung will make some …

Gear & Gadgets

Galaxy S5 metal concept thinks it’s an HTC One relative

The Galaxy S5 is shaping up to be one of the most anticipated handsets of next year – just like its predecessors in the years before – so we’re not surprised to see concept images hit the web at regular intervals.<p>Today we’re looking at a Galaxy S5 metal concept that’s very similar with the HTC One. …

Phones