Jackie Studor

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20 injured at ill-conceived LG G2 promotional event

Balloons, BB guns, and pointed spears don't mix<p>Looking to capitalize on buzz surrounding its brand new G2, LG held a public event in Seoul Friday where it teased that up to 100 people would walk away with the new flagship smartphone. What it didn't expect was that 20 people would also come away …

Marinated Zucchini and Chickpea Salad Recipe

<i>This fresh, almost raw zucchini salad is quick to make and improves with age. Chickpeas make this under-200 calorie dish more filling!</i><p>This summer I …

The Jackson Bowl with Vegan Comeback Sauce

<i>The Jackson Bowl features red beans and rice and greens topped with sweet potato croutons, but the star of the show is vegan Comeback Sauce, a spicy</i> …

Chickpea and Saffron Pilaf with Crispy Onions - Recipe

Chickpea and Saffron Pilaf with Crispy Onions – Recipe<p>Prep Time: 30 minutes<p>Cook Time: 1 hour<p>Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and kosher<p>1 medium white …

VEGGIE NAAN'WICH WITH FETA CHICKPEA MASH

VEGGIE NAAN'WICH WITH FETA CHICKPEA MASH // makes 4 sammys with a few extra naan<p>The chickpea mixture could be made in advance and kept covered in the …

Kale and Quinoa Salad with Black Beans Recipe

I’ve always said that I could eat soup year-round, but this summer, eating anything warmer than body temperature makes me want to rip off all my …

Kale Fried Rice for One - Infinitely Adaptable Recipe

<i>Kale Fried Rice for One</i><p>This is the kind of thing I make for myself when I’m the only one around or the only one hungry. It only works with leftover …

ARUGULA CAPRESE SALAD WITH KALE PESTO

"I had that feeing you get - there is no word for this feeling - when you are simultaneously happy and sad and angry and grateful and accepting and …

Seitan Piccata | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Preheat a large skillet, preferably cast iron, over medium-high heat.<p>Dredge half the seitan slices in flour to coat. Add a thin layer of olive oil to …

Miso Oat Porridge Recipe

I made this for breakfast, prior to a drive from San Francisco to Los Angeles last week, and kept thinking, if I owned a restaurant, it would serve …

Breakfast

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …

Awe-Inspiring Photos of Earth's Oldest Living Trees

In a protected area high in the White Mountains in eastern California, 15 miles east of Bishop, you'll find the oldest living trees in the world. The gnarled beauties, called the Great Basin Bristlecone Pine, are believed to be 1,000 to around 4,800 years old. Can you imagine the amount of history …

10 Inspiring Entries in National Geographic's Traveler Photo Contest

You now have less than a week to enter the ultimate photo contest! To date, we've shown you both some nature standouts as well as some stellar animal entries in the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. If you think you've got what it takes, you have until June 30th to enter and win a …

Summer's Hottest Beach Reads

Whether youre downloading them or buying them at Barnes and Noble, these page-turners are worth tossing in your tote.<p>Whether you're downloading them or buying them at Barnes and Noble, these page-turners are worth tossing in your tote.

Books

EMW kick-starts JuiceBox, a $99 Level 2 DIY charging station

Electric vehicle charging stations aren't cheap: one of the most affordable Level 2 (240V) units sells for $450 and only supplies 16A. Electric Motor Works (EMW) -- which is best known for its electric conversion kits -- wants to change this with JuiceBox, a 15kW Level 2 EV charger that costs just …

Apps Help Music Lovers Pinpoint Locations For Nearby Concerts

By Natasha Baker<p>(Reuters) - Music lovers looking for a nearby concert can turn to apps that detect a person's location and list nearby live events based on the type of tunes they and their friends like.<p>Apps such as Bandsintown and Songkick scan fans' music libraries on their mobile devices and …

The Secrets Of Generation Flux

How brilliantly managed chaos sparks success inside Nike, Box, Cisco, Foursquare, Intuit, and more.<p><b>If Wes Anderson ever</b> conjures up a hipster mad scientist, he’ll look a lot like Aaron Levie, the cofounder and CEO of an Internet company called Box. Levie’s a mess of jangly nerves, topped by a wild …

Wedding Photograph Features a Hungry T-Rex Chasing the Bridal Party

Here’s a fun wedding photo idea we’ve never seen before: dinosaur photobombing. Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based wedding photographer Quinn Miller …

SmartThings opens up its home automation platform to developers

To say SmartThings' Kickstarter campaign was a success is an understatement: the Internet of Things outfit, which offers a clever array of home automation sensors, routers and smartphone apps, raised more than $1.2 million (over four times the company's original goal), nabbed over 6,000 backers and …

Summer Books: 15 New Releases To Put On Your Reading List

These 15 new books for May include stirring new fiction from Isabel Allende, a memoir from a 6'7" librarian struggling with Tourette's syndrome, a hilarious novel of a young man's job as a bird tracker and more.

The Mood Ring Gets Its Quantified-Self Update With The W/Me Wristband

A lot of the gadgets that help people monitor and track their physical health focus on providing feedback related to physical activity for use with tracking workout data and energy expenditure during the day. Now, a new Kickstarter projected called the W/Me band wants to leverage similar data …

Can A Fitness Tracker Really Change Your Life? Part One Of A First-Person Experiment

In 2013, fitness tracking is all around us: in iPhone apps like Map My Fitness and DailyBurn; built into your Samsung Galaxy S4 phone; in a device on your wrist if you own a Nike+ Sportswatch or a Pebble smartwatch. But does any of it really work? Not just do they track your fitness, but do they …

Venezuela Catholic Church 'running out of wine'

<b>The Catholic Church in Venezuela has said it is running out of wine to celebrate Mass because of nationwide shortages of basic supplies.</b><p>It said the scarcity of some products had forced the country's "only wine maker" to stop selling to the Church.<p>Critics blame the shortages on tight state control …

How to migrate to Gmail

If you're still holding onto an old AOL e-mail account or using the one your ISP (Internet Service Provider) gave you, it might be time to consider switching to Gmail. Gmail offers a ton of storage (currently at 10GB and growing), spam filtering at the server-level, two-step verification, and …

Apps

Mastering Notification Center On Your Mac [Feature]

Notification Center, introduced with OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, has quickly become an integral part of the Mac OS experience, replacing third-party apps like Growl and the like with a built-in system for notifying you of system and other events on your Mac.<p>Let’s take a look, then, at five tips and …

Flabby Info Habits? Get On the Google Now Diet!

I’ve decided to use Google Now exclusively for a long list of tasks. I’m calling it the Google Now Diet.<p>Here’s why I’m doing it. New technology is great. Trouble is, we’re all stuck with habits formed by old technology.<p>For example, when you want to search, what do you do? I habitually type in a …

Five Best Coffee Makers

Whether you do drip, French press, AeroPress, pour-over, percolator, or use a pod brewer, there are seriously more ways to make a good cup of coffee …

I Don't Want Your Fucking App

The Best Antivirus App for Mac

While it's unlikely you'll ever run into malware for the Mac, you may want to consider an antivirus tool anyway—if not to protect yourself, but to …