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How To Think Like Apple About The Customer Service Experience

Steve Jobs would say, over and over and over, words to this effect:<p><i>You‘ve got to start with the customer experience and work back toward the technology – not the other way around.</i><p>This means that the technology sold by Apple, or used by Apple in support of the customer experience, doesn’t have to be …

This Week In Cult of Mac Magazine: Celebrating The Mac

This week, we’re all about the Mac. Cult of Mac Magazine fetes the 30 year anniversary of the Macintosh, arguably the first Apple product to gain a large (dare we say cult?) following.<p>To do it right, we’ve got an exclusive cover created by Mac icon designer Susan Kare; the final version you’ll find …

This iPhone-Controlled SmartPlane Makes Time Fly [Review]

SmartPlane by TobyRich <b><br>Category:</b> Bluetooth airplane <b><br>Works With:</b> iOS devices <b><br>Price:</b> €69<p>While there are a whole lot of smartphone-controlled helicopters on the market, there are surprisingly few smartphone controlled planes available. It is this niche that German toy company TobyRich is hoping to fill …

Incipio Cashwrap

In Germany, bank cards come with NFC chips that let you make small payments just by tapping your wallet onto the POS machine. You pre-load the chip with money from your bank account (only small amounts are allowed, because if you lose the card you lose the money) and spend it as cash.<p>So I finally …

How Apple Will Reboot China (And Why You Should Care)

“The push to gain ground … in Asia has the potential to dictate Apple’s future.”<p>“The [iPhone 5c] showed what budget Apple looked like — and it wasn’t particularly budget at all.”<p>“The Chinese media [labelled the gold iPhone 5s] ‘Tuhao Jin’ or ‘local tyrant’s gold.'”<p>“Apple … is not the only high-end …

How to Make Crème Brûlée

<i>Once you've perfected basic techniques like frying an egg and cooking rice, it's time to move on to those things that may have initially scared you off. Every other Monday, chef and stylist</i> <i>Camille Becerra</i> <i>is going beyond the basics to help us tackle even the scariest cooking techniques.</i><p><i>Today: Grab</i> …

How to Poach Fish in Olive Oil

<i>Today: Merrill teaches us how to poach fish in olive oil.</i><p><i>For more about olive oil, visit the Filippo Berio</i> <i>Facebook page</i> <i>for a chance to share your olive oil tips and win a week of cooking classes in Lucca, Italy!</i><p>What if we told you that you could slide some fish into a 275°F oven, forget about it …

BACON WRAPPED SHRIMP TOAST

7 food podcasts that make cleaning your kitchen just a little more fun: http://thekitc.hn/1mROAqB

How to Make KFC Original Fried Chicken

Have you ever craved that Kentucky-fried taste, but just can't get behind the fast food scene? This recipe for mock KFC may have some crazy …

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Grilled Salmon with Lemon-Pepper Compound Butter. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/17mj1lm

4 Lean, Protein-Packed Game Meats for Grilling

Venison<p>At 2.5 grams of fat per 100 gram serving, venison is a leaner alternative to beef. The key to maximizing its flavor is rich spices, says Scott …

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Get a taste of Aloha spirit via our Pineapple-Braised Pork Sandwiches. Here's the recipe: http://bit.ly/19MWWfC

All the Grilled Vegetable Recipes You Can Handle and then Some

These grilled vegetable recipes are perfect sides and mains for summer.<p>Sure, we love a big raw salad, but when you've got a craving for char and smoke, there's nothing better than these grilled vegetable dishes.

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Sweet and creamy one-ingredient ice cream in 5 minutes [Vegan] http://www.treehugger.com/easy-vegetarian-recipes/sweet-and-creamy-one-ingredient-ice-cream-5-minutes-vegan.html

FRUITY FRENCH TOAST RECIPE - SORTED

Bizarre Bites: The Lasagna Burger at PYT

Grilled Chicken Tacos

4 Servings<p>These chicken tacos are made with thighs, which are more flavorful than chicken breasts; plus, they're less expensive. Put them to work in any fast weeknight preparation, starting with these spiced tacos.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium onion, cut into wedges, keeping root intact<p>2 garlic …

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Spicy Buffalo Chicken Burgers Recipe

Charge up your chicken burgers with a serious dose of hot sauce. Cool the fire with the celery-blue cheese mayo.<p><b>Notes:</b> Flavor and juiciness was a priority with these burgers, so I added butter to the mix. To make the breadcrumbs, I pulsed a slice of white bread. I tested these burgers on a grill, …

Slice Potatoes Before Baking For Uniquely Crispy Edges

Baked potatoes are great. Potato chips are great too. Fortunately, we live in a world where we can have the best of both worlds.<p>Instructables user …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Brussels Sprouts, In Season in December

Tips on buying, storing, and cooking Brussels sprouts, in season in December<p>Earthy, nutty-tasting Brussels sprouts get a bad rap because they are so easy to overcook, resulting in a mushy texture and pungent aroma. When cooked properly, these little cabbages are crisp-tender, with a pleasant crunch …

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How to Poach Fish

<i>Once you've perfected basic techniques like frying an egg and cooking rice, it's time to move on to those things that may have initially scared you off. Every other Monday, chef and stylist</i> <i>Camille Becerra</i> <i>is going beyond the basics to help us tackle even the scariest cooking techniques.</i><p><i>Today: How to</i> …

I Sure Can’t Wait To Eat 3-D Printed Pizza!

Some people are skeptical that 3-D printing is the right tool for every job in every context, but not the creators of The Foodini! It’s a bold new robotic chef out of Spain that “prints” “pizza.”<p><b>Read more</b>.<p>[Hat tip: @dannosowitz]MW

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11 Desserts That Changed the World

1. The Pastries That Cost Santa Anna His Leg<p>In 1838, a French pastry chef living near Mexico City claimed that Mexican army officers had ransacked …

11 Things You Might Not Know About Cheese

Happy National Cheese Lover’s Day! Whether your thing is cream cheese, fancy cheese, spray cheese or night cheese, when it comes to this dairy …

Moshi Kameleon Stand iPhone 5s Case

Need an integrated iPhone stand to comfortably enjoy your favorite games and videos? Take a look at Moshi’s Kameleon Stand <b>iPhone 5s case</b>, it may be …

StrongVolt SmartCharger With Patent-Pending SunTrack Technology (video)

Ian Sells has created a new type of solar charger in the form of the StrongVolt SmartCharger that he been designed to help keep your gadgets powered …

Awesome Lego Astromech Droid (video)

Vimal Patel has created an awesome looking fully motorised Lego Astromech Droid which has been inspired by the Star Wars universe.<p>The Lego Astromech …