Rick Short

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Casio’s ‘Kawaii Selfie by Mirror Cam’ Puts the Lens Behind a Two-Way Mirror

Casio has officially unveiled its latest point-and-shoot camera. Its official name is the Exilim MR1, but to the general public, it’s more likely to …

20 boozy Thanksgiving recipes for an extra helping of holiday cheer

A good Turkey Day is filled with plenty of food, family and lots of booze.<p>Many chefs know that alcohol can add a whole new level of flavor to a meal. …

40 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes That Are NOT Boring

No dry, flavorless chicken here—you'll want to make everything from crispy cutlets to flavorful soups.<p><b>Chicken breast may be everyone's go-to lean protein</b>—but, man, can it be <i>boring</i>. Too often it's an overcooked afterthought, sautéed and tossed into pasta or tumbled over some greens. Nobody likes …

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If Star Wars was Set in an 80s High School

Professional comic book artist and illustrator Denis Medri imagines what Star Wars would be like if it was set in an 80s high school (think <i>Breakfast</i> …

Destiny Codes To Unlock Extra Limited Edition Content Leaked, "Not One Time Use, Redeem Now": Updated

Destiny is now available for pre-load on Playstation 4 atleast, and this is not all, few lucky gamers have received Destiny Limited Edition content …

The ultimate guide to Google Now cards

Google Now cards can offer a lot of information at a glance. This is how to make them work for you.<p>Google Now is much more than a Siri- or …

Boozy Coconut Hot Fudge Milkshakes.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 17, 2014 54<p>Um. I made you a boozy shake!<p>This past winter I teamed up with West Elm to bring you four summer fun boozy milkshakes …

Green Tea Mochi Ice Cream – My First Mochi Experiment! How Did I Do?

6 Ways to Take Buffalo Wings to the Next Level

Since today is National Chicken Wing Day, it’s the perfect excuse to make a big batch. Here, six variations on buffalo wings.<p>Fifty years ago, …

The Best Way to Make Eggs, According to BA Staffers

From scrambled to poached to boiled, here's how Bon Appétit staffers like their eggs.<p>When discussing the perfect method for frying eggs the other day, we realized: There is no right way to make eggs, only preferences. Some prefer crispy, lacy edges on their fried eggs; some like them just set, with …

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4 No-Bake Birthday Cakes for Hot Summer Days

Whip up one of these no-bake wonders for birthday boys and girls of all ages. Just don't forget the candles.<p><i>by Dawn Perry</i><p>Too hot to bake? No problem. Whip up one of these no-bake wonders for birthday boys and girls of all ages. Just don't forget the candles.<p><b>Mud Pie</b><p>Fill a pre-baked cookie or graham …

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Drink Your Beer in China, Eat Your Peanuts on the Road

A roundup of food news from around the Internet on July 29, 2014.<p><i>It’s the afternoon, and you deserve a break. Sit back, pour yourself a glass, and enjoy these food stories from around the Internet.</i><p>**<b>The Links</b><p>Some of the best chefs in NYC are—gasp!—leaving the city for smaller towns and other …

three-ingredient summertime salsa

There’s nothing worth eating in Texas that Lisa Fain can’t teach you to make better in your own kitchen, from perfect, simple carnitas, kolaches, and …

30 Lovely Berry Desserts, from Pies to Paletas

30 berry desserts, from pies to ice pops<p><b>Whether you're having a blackberry cake in the summertime</b> or a cranberry pie at Thanksgiving, berries make desserts so much better. Here are 30 of our favorite recipes featuring the jewel-like fruits, from pies to paletas.

11 Ways You Should Definitely Be Using Zucchini This Summer

Here, 11 innovative ways to use as much zucchini as possible while it’s in its prime.<p>Sometimes zucchini is so plentiful during the summer, it can …

The Best Tequilas Of 2014: Epicurious' Official Taste Test Results

We sipped our way through 21 blanco and reposado tequilas, and we did it all for you.<p><i>by Gabriella Vigoreaux</i><p>If there is one thing we like here at the Epicurious offices, it's great tequila. In fact, Nilou Motamed, our EIC, keeps a rather expansive selection of artisanal bottles in her office bar at …

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Steakhouse Kebabs Recipe

These beef kebabs pair marinated steak with mushrooms and onions to deliver a steakhouse experience on a stick.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Sirloin tips provide the right balance between tenderness and flavor for kebabs.<br>• Using 1 1/2-inch cubes allows the steak enough time to sear over direct heat and still …

The year of the smart home hits half time

We've been busy covering the smart-home beat in 2014, but we can't say we weren't warned. Many experts predicted that this year would see near-exponential growth in interest in smart-home products, and the flood of connected devices at January's Consumer Electronics Showcase was impossible to …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Sep<p>15<p>Sat<p>BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX<p>Sep<p>20<p>Thu<p>Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out LiveIamZoie, Emmanuel Hudson, Justina Valentine, Conceited, Chico …

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Comcast raises your electric bill by turning router into a public hotspot [Updated]

Comcast says any extra electricity usage "would be nominal at most."<p>Since last year, Comcast's wireless gateways have by default broadcast a second …

Final Fantasy Artniks Dive is a new free-to-play RPG designed for mobile

Square Enix is partnering with social networking company Gree to publish <i>Final Fantasy Artniks Dive</i>, a new free-to-play mobile role-playing game set in the Final Fantasy universe, Gree announced today.<p><i>Final Fantasy Artniks Dive</i> — which is slated to launch later this summer on Android and iOS — …

PS4 'Share' Feature Still Remains Broken Despite Latest Update; Here's A Temporary Fix

PS4 received a new firmware update lately, which didn’t add much except contributing to ‘System Stability’. Sadly, this stability fix has still not …

Why Steve Jobs always ate lunch alone

Every kid who has ever gone to high school knows the social anxiety that deciding where to sit in the school lunchroom can cause. Do you sit with the jocks? The preps? The dweebs? Or will no one let you sit at their table at all, forcing you to do the worst thing possible: Sit all by yourself, …

Microsoft May Prioritize The Desktop In Windows 9

The latest rumor from the Microsoft community is confusing: Microsoft may disable, by default, the Metro-defined Start Screen on desktop-based computers in Windows 9, what is currently referred to as “Threshold.”<p>According to Neowin’s Brad Sams, in some Threshold builds, users must “manually turn …

GE takes on Philips' Hue with a lower-priced connected light bulb

GE has been stepping into the smart home market, and its newest entry is a connected LED light bulb called Link. Link bulbs are basic, single-color lights primarily meant to allow homeowners to control lighting straight through a smartphone app. But more importantly, Link bulbs are also some of the …

Destiny Could Be Biggest Game of the Year, Analyst Suggests

Projection puts Bungie's shooter at 10-15 million copies sold.<p>Despite the unprecedented funds Activision Blizzard has poured into Destiny's …