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Whirlpool's new machine freshens your clothes in 10 minutes flat

Odds are that you're used to ironing some of your clothes to keep them wrinkle-free, or taking them to the dry cleaners when you can't (or just won't) put them through a washing machine. No great shakes, right? Well, Procter & Gamble and Whirlpool apparently believe that these are terrible burdens …

Rick Bayless’s Top 5 Grilling Recipes

Here, five of Rick Bayless’s best grilling recipes.<p>In this week’s video from Panna, Rick Bayless, the Chicago chef known for his masterful Mexican …

The future of warfare: Why we should all be very afraid

Imagine an army of robots with the power to decide whom and when to kill. Brace yourself, because it’s happening<p>Rory Tolan<p>July 20, 2014 2:00pm (UTC)<p>It is said that in 16th-century Prague, a giant made of clay stalked the slums from moonrise till sunbreak. He kept a vigil, this earthen colossus, and …

Video: A Must-Watch Commencement Speech for Creatives at Every Stage in Their Journey

Neil Gaiman is an author, a writer whose work you have probably read at some point or another, but the advice he offers in this 20-minute …

We Can No Longer Unbundle Microsoft Office

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Tom Limongello is based in NYC and is VP of Product Marketing for Crisp Media.</i><p>It’s summertime, so we know there’s pressure to ‘unbundle’ ourselves from work as much as we can. Yet when something comes up, we are reminded of how little unbundled mobile apps offer in terms of …

The Power of Two

Despite the mythology around the idea of the lone genius, the famous partnership of John Lennon and Paul McCartney demonstrates the brilliance of creative pairs.<p>In the fall of 1966, during a stretch of nine weeks away from the Beatles, John Lennon wrote a song. He was in rural Spain at the time, on …

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Meadowood's 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Lineup Revealed

Today, Napa Valley gem and culinary destination <b>The Restaurant at Meadowood</b> in St. Helena, California announces this year's <b>12 Days of Christmas</b> schedule. For the seventh year in a row, the three-Michelin-starred restaurant invites some of the world's best chefs into its kitchen to host special …

Flickonomics: eight movies that teach us how money works

Film,Economics,The Matrix,Banking,Unemployment,Welfare,Culture,Benefits,State benefits,Money,Society,Business,Economic policy,Politics,Julia Roberts,Michael Douglas,Oliver Stone,20th Century Fox,Musicals,Comedy,Drama,Thriller<p>From The Full Monty to The Matrix, films have a lot to say on economics. …

MMM Interview: Manjari Sharma’s Beautifully Intimate Portraits Taken in the Shower

Instead of using a traditional studio, Mumbai-born photographer Manjari Sharma found a more intimate setting to shoot portraits of friends, acquaintances, and strangers: the shower in her Brooklyn apartment. Although Sharma's subjects are nude, there's nothing racy about the images in the <i>Shower</i> …

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The Creative Lone Wolf

<i>Co-written by Sally Brownbill</i><p>The growing Creative Economy and the democratization of production is fostering a large generation of lone wolf professionals, competing fiercely for a place in the sun and their fifteen minutes of fame.<p>Being a creative professional has always been hard work and long …

Creativity

The Dutch Goalie Took A Break During The Game And The Internet Went Crazy

Netherlands and Brazil played for third and fourth place in the World Cup. Jasper Cillessen didn't seem to be stressed.

From Dali to Bestiality: The 10 Craziest Stories in Rick James’ Memoir

If even half the stories in Rick James’s new autobiography, <i>Glow</i>, are true, then James led one of the most epic rock lives ever. The book, written …

Pork Roast with Blueberry Port Sauce - Pork Shoulder with Port Wine and Fresh Blueberries

Bill Addison's 21 Meaty Highlights From the Road

I've strived as a food writer to avoid asides about clogged arteries and appointments with the cardiologist. But scrolling down this list—a mere highlight reel—of the mightier meat dishes I've consumed the last three months while crisscrossing the country may indeed inspire me to seek a …

Christopher Nolan Writes Heartfelt Op-Ed On The Death Of Film And ‘Bleak Future’ Of Cinema

Hardly a day goes by that I don’t hear someone say that they hate going to the movies anymore and can’t wait until the day when we can all just watch new movies at home on our TVs. I have mixed feelings about this sentiment, because while I hate sticky floors and shushing idiots, film has always …

How to Delete Yourself from the Internet

Americans love the Internet, with 87% of us active online. We have accounts everywhere, letting us kill time at work on Facebook, check Twitter for …

The Most Ambitious Artificial Intelligence Project In The World Has Been Operating In Near Secrecy For 30 Years

IBM's Watson and Apple's Siri stirred up a hunger and awareness throughout the U.S. for something like a Star Trek computer that really worked — an artificially intelligent system that could receive instructions in plain, spoken language, make the appropriate inferences, and carry out its …

Artificial Intelligence

Building the Perfect Sandwich Is All About Architecture

BA Foodist Andrew Knowlton has strong opinions on sandwich architecture—here's how he says to build everything from burgers to lobster rolls to bánh mì<p>No one can accuse <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s restaurant and drinks editor <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> of being wishy-washy. The man has some strong opinions about food and …

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39 Recipes to Celebrate the Beginning of Strawberry Season

We wait all year for strawberry season—it's finally here, so we're celebrating with these strawberry recipes.<p><b>Sure, you can find strawberries year-round.</b> But there's nothing like the real, ripe, red, juicy in-season stuff. And, we're thanking our lucky stars that strawberry season's just beginning. …

The World's Best Cities for Pizza

There may be no food on earth that's more beloved than pizza. Because honestly, what's not to like? Bread, sauce, cheese, an unlimited assortment of toppings... it's really the perfect food. And while it might be easy to think that you can't get good pizza outside of certain parts of the United …

Italian Food

America’s seafood nightmare: Why the USA needs to rethink its fish

<b>(Terence Mendoza via Shutterstock)</b><p>Paul Greenberg, bestselling author of “Four Fish,” takes on the bizarrely illogical global seafood chain<p>Lindsay Abrams<p>July 5, 2014 9:30pm (UTC)<p>Why are we importing our own fish? That's the question posed by Paul Greenberg, author of the bestselling "Four Fish," in …

Pavlok is a habit-forming wearable that will shock you

"Wake up sleepy head... it's time to go to the gym." "Put down those chips!" "Stop wasting time on Facebook." If any of the above statements resonate with you, then you're not alone. Maneesh Sethi, author and Stanford alumnus has said all of the above to himself at one point, and wanted to know …

KGoal: introducing the fitness tracker for your vagina

It can already stream the internet straight to your face, vibrate around your waist when you're slouching and track your health using only your wrist. Now, wearable technology is getting even more intimate and attempting to conquer the final frontier: the vagina.<p>Recently launched on Kickstarter, …

25 Entrepreneurs Reveal What They Wish They'd Known Before Their First Startup

Every entrepreneur — no matter the size of their company — faces tough decisions and seemingly insurmountable struggles at some point in the process of getting their idea off the ground.<p>Think you have what it takes?<p>Rejoiner's Joseph Putnam teamed up with Grasshopper to ask more than two dozen …

Entrepreneurship

15 Dinner Recipes that You Should Really Eat for Breakfast

Our favorite breakfasts look an awful lot like dinner—here are the best nontraditional breakfast foods to start your day.<p><b>It's time breakfast breaks free from its shackles.</b> Think about it: We're totally cool with pancakes and bacon for dinner, so why shouldn't we inject a little dinner food into our …

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Employees Who Stay In Companies Longer Than Two Years Get Paid 50% Less

The worst kept secret is that employees are making less on average every year. There are millions of reasons for this, but we’re going to focus on one that we can control. Staying employed at the same company for over two years on average is going to make you earn less over your lifetime by about …