Tricky Dix

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Samsung wants to turn your hand into a secondary smartwatch display

The smartwatch is still a work in progress — they’re cool devices, to be sure, but voice controls are still being worked on, and controlling a device …

7 Simple Dinners You Should Totally Bookmark

Easy ways to eat pasta, pizza, and salmon — because you deserve it.

Cooking

Why You Shouldn't Order Sushi Rolls

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p>@dannosphere<p><i>Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist</i><p>A master sushi-chef will tell you that the perfect bite of sushi is the one that best fits a customer's taste, and although they mean this with the utmost sincerity, it is not true. The best bite of sushi is not a roll with four kinds of fish, …

Israel says it will expand response if Gaza clashes go on

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israel will target militant groups inside Gaza if violence along the territory's border with Israel drags on, the chief military spokesman warned on Saturday, a day after 15 Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire in the area's deadliest violence in four years.<p>The …

Who pays the most for their meat in Europe?

Farmers have put the spotlight on meat prices in France over the past week by blockading roads and supermarkets and stopping imports at the country’s borders.<p>According to the government’s own figures 10 percent of French farmers are on the brink of bankruptcy.<p>The agricultural sector in France, and …

Apple Music Royalties During Free Trial May be Lower Than Expected

After posting an open letter to Apple on her Tumblr page about Apple's free streaming policy for its upcoming music service, popular artist Taylor Swift managed to get the company to change course -- Apple now planning to pay artist royalties during its three-month free trial period of Apple Music. …

Apple Music

14 Genius Hacks For A Quick Breakfast On-The-Go

Breakfast is not only the most important meal of the day, it's arguably the most delicious. Sadly, we often let breakfast fall by the wayside with insanely busy schedules.<p>But abandon breakfast no more. We've rounded up 14 hacks to ensure you get in your first meal of the day without wasting any …

Make Amazing Charcoal-Grilled Steaks with a Chimney Starter

There’s just something special about a steak grilled over charcoal. To maximize that charcoal-grilled flavor and aroma, the folks at America’s Test …

The Perfect Poach

Makes 2 Servings<p>We consulted the perfectionists at Thomas Keller's Per Se in New York, where chef de cuisine Eli Kaimeh gave us his number-one piece of advice (and recipe) for the perfect poached egg: Start with a fresh egg. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April …

Breakfast

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

Italian Food

Inside iOS 9 Search: Apple’s Plan for More Connected Apps – MacStories

At WWDC 2015, Apple announced app search, a new feature of iOS 9 that will help users find content inside apps. Beyond the user-facing aspects of a new search page on iOS and proactive suggestions from Siri, however, lies a commitment to fundamentally rethink iOS' relationship with apps and the …

Apps

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

The best 5 Apple Watch apps to use right now

When it comes to what you bought your Apple Watch for, there are many different reasons that usually depend on the person. But, when it comes to apps …

Cook Perfect Fresh Fish

How to grill a flavor-packed fillet<p>Every man needs a secret weapon in his grilling arsenal—a recipe that's engineered to impress. If you're grilling for a dinner date, charred hot dogs aren't going to cut it. If you have the family over, they're going to expect more than the chicken breasts you've …

Allen Miglore's Caesar Salad Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This dressing is a fiery beast, fueled by lemon, garlic, and anchovy—with no egg, and nothing creamy to interrupt. When my dad developed his technique in Northern California in the 1990s—inspired by a waiter at an old-school restaurant preparing one tableside—flavors were light and …

Northern California

The Fresh Italian Food In & Around Bologna

How do I even begin to explain Bologna’s vibrant food scene in Italy? Seriously, I actually went clothing shopping pre-trip and bought an extra pair …

Brining vs. Marinades vs. Rubs

What to use, when, and how to make the ultimate starter recipes for each<p>Every grill guru or barbecue baron has his own secrets for seasoning meat for maximum flavor. “Brines, marinades, and rubs are three fabulous ways to flavor your food,” says Elizabeth Karmel, author of <i>Soaked, Slathered, and</i> …

The most important new features coming to your iPhone that Apple didn't tell you about

Big changes include an improved version of Siri, an iPad split-screen mode, and new Maps features.<p>But there are tons of tidbits Apple didn't mention. Now that developers with early access to the trial version have played with it, here are some other key features.<p><i>(These are based on the iOS 9 beta</i> …

10 Awesome Paid iPhone Apps Worth $40 On Sale for Free Today

Welcome to our biggest list of the week featuring paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free. Today’s post includes a total of 10 iOS apps that would …

Apps

Grill a Perfect Fish

<b>Q: Whenever I try to grill fish, it sticks to the grate and I ruin the fillet. What am I doing wrong?</b> <i>Jon, Euless, TX</i><p><b>A:</b> First, clean the grill beforehand: As soon as the grate is hot, scrub off the gunk with a wire brush. Next, apply some cooking oil directly to the grate with a brush or paper …

Steak Tacos with Cilantro-Radish Salsa

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>Radishes make a crunchy salsa for this steak taco recipe—or for any other tacos you’re serving this summer.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided<p>1 pound skirt or flank steak<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>½ cup fresh …

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Enhance Your Grill Efficiency

The secrets of grilling mise-en-place<p>Preparation and organization are two main ingredients for any cookout, says Steven Raichlen, author of <i>Planet Barbecue</i>. Stop ducking in and out of the house for supplies and arm yourself properly before you fire up the grill. You’ll make great meals no</b> …

6 Tips for a Summertime Sugar Detox

There is a lot of buzz about sugar lately and how it can impact wellness, but why exactly is sugar problematic and how can you reduce sugar to boost health? I am pleased to help decode how sugar impacts your health and vitality, and offer quick and easy steps to reducing sugar intake for a …

Red Fruit Salad Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Red fruit salad is the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. Today, we’re talking about fruit salad. Digital director</i> …

Healthy Eating

Pick the Perfect Grill

Today's outdoor cookers pack a lot of heat. Here's everything you need to know before you buy<p><b>British Thermal Units (BTUs)</b>A measure of how much energy the grill can muster in an hour. More heat means quicker cooking and juicier results. Look for at least 12,000 BTUs per burner.<p><b>Material</b>Stainless …