Alex De La Rosa

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The New Camcorder

If you’ve shot video lately, it’s most likely been with a still camera that has video capabilities, or your phone. Even the venerable Canon 5D Mark II, which spawned the massive and very exciting world of DLSR filming, is primarily a still, not motion, camera.<p>But the video-first device—we know it …

Videography

Top 15 Geekiest IKEA Hacks

All IKEA hacks are geeky -- but some IKEA hacks are more geeky than others. Here are 15 of the nerdiest/coolest DIY projects to ever grace IKEA …

DIY: Lighted Pipe Shelving

<i>Doing It Yourself isn’t always the easiest or cheapest option, but odds are you won’t find anything more satisfying than finishing a DIY project with</i> …

How-To: Twinkling Branches Room Divider

Trees with twinkle lights really add to the cozy, festive atmosphere of a neighborhood, and now you can bring a bit of that magic indoors! Make your own lovely twinkling branches room divider with this fantastic new video tutorial from Mark Montano!<p>This would be a perfect backdrop for a holiday …

Sewing Tip: 5 Ways to Hand-Stitch a Hem

While machine sewing is almost always faster, some fabrics or garment styles call for a hand-sewn finish. Give your next sewing project a touch of beautiful old-school elegance with this photo-filled guide from The Coletterie that will walk you through 5 ways to hand-stitch a hem!<p>Think you’re too …

Sense of Taste: Coconut Mousse Cake (Recipe)

Last week, I blogged about being naughty and not conforming to a post-New Year's diet. Eating more healthfully year-round has always been my approach, so an occasional slice of cake won't lead me into a downward spiral of gluttony.<p>I've been thinking about how the texture of food can change your …

Spiced Zucchini Bread with Walnuts and Dried Cranberries

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 1 (9x5-inch) loaf<p><b>Prep:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>65 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour 35 minutes<p>Zucchini bread is flavored with cinnamon and …

Momofuku Milk Bar Crack Pie Recipe

For the Oat Cookie:<p>½ cup (113 grams) unsalted butter, at room temperature<br>• ⅓ cup (71 grams) light brown sugar<br>• 3 tablespoons granulated sugar<br>• 1 egg yolk<br>• ½ …

Pork & Chorizo Hot Dogs - Video Recipe

5 Links to Read Before Making Whipped Cream

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come..</i><p><i>Today: How to make everyone's favorite dessert topper.</i><p>From ice cream sundaes to pumpkin pies, any and every dessert benefits from a generous dollop of …

Dessert

Yota's latest E Ink smartphone takes a great idea and makes it pretty

YotaPhone is an Android smartphone with a regular touchscreen on one side and an E Ink display on the other. It's been around for well over a year now, and in our time with previous prototypes we've been impressed with its premise, if not Yota Devices' execution. At MWC this year, the Russian …

Dead Fucking Body

Totes? Cray? Kids Today Will Never Understand the Brilliance of the 'Deez Nuts' Game

I never thought I would get old. I truly thought that I would always be hip with the times. I would always understand the music on the radio and always be aware of all the terminology this kids used.<p>Sadly I got old. I do not understand some of the music on the radio today. I do not understand some …

Preview: The Twilight Zone #1

<b>THE TWILIGHT ZONE #1</b><p>J. Michael Straczynski (w)<br>Guiu Vilanova (a)<br>Francesco Francavilla (c)<br>FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+<br>FANS, ASK YOUR RETAILER FOR …

The 8 Nerdiest Food Articles of 2013

<i>This week, we're rounding up our favorite things of 2013: the prettiest, the funniest, and the nerdiest things on the internet this year.</i><p><i>Today: Curl up on the couch: here are our 8 favorite food geek reads this year.</i><p>In the end, after the roasts are out of the oven, the potatoes are mashed, the …

Nearly A Thousand Classic Video Games Are Free And Legal To Play Online

As the intellectual property protections on old games expired, the Internet Archive swooped in to make them freely playable online in your browser. The site is currently host to a trove of games from such classic consoles as the Atari, the ColecoVision, and even an oddball system we'd never heard …

Strawberry Lemon Cheesecake Bars

Helloooo people!<p>Today I’m looking out for ya! Honest.<p>…A giver, a people pleaser, an all around go-to girl, that’s what I am. The thing is, I hear you …

Guest Post: Strawberries & Cream Amaretti Cookies {gluten free} - Izy Hossack

Hellooo mah peoples!<p>I’m ultra delighted to be <b>guest posting over on The Vanilla Bean Blog today</b> (one of my favourite blogs around), with some super …

Mocha Brownies

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Spray an 8-inch square baking pan with nonstick baking spray.<p>For the brownie batter: Place the chocolate in a …

Irish Cream Cheesecake Fudge Brownie Recipe, Plus a New Look

<b>Welcome to the new home of Cookin’ Canuck. Please be sure to bookmark the new address so you can visit me again.</b><p>I am very excited to be sporting a …

The Must-Do List -- Salty Peanut Brown Butter Cookies

My To-Do list grows more often than it shrinks. Spice cabinets and pantry drawers need reorganizing, doors require repainting and book shelves scream for clearing. (I need to accommodate my addiction for coookbook acquisition.)<p>I did manage to clear out three linear feet of shelf space to organize a …

Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

If it has nutella in it, I want it. These cookies are no exception. They're dangerously addictive. Make them, have one (okay maybe 2 or 3), give them …

Brownie Cookies with Salted Caramel Creme Filling

This is Donna Hay’s brownie cookie recipe. I have been eye-balling this for sometime now every since I saw it on Pinterest. The cookie portion is …

Lemon Cake Mix Cookies

Anyone who knows me knows that I absolutely love lemon, so when I saw how ridiculously simple this recipe was I knew I had to try it. It uses boxed …

Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies

Are you ready for the easiest cookie recipe ever? This is it. I feel silly looking back at all the times I've thrown away egg whites when the recipe …

Lemon Sugar Cookies

These chewy lemon cookies use fresh lemon juice; An easy lemon <b>sugar cookie recipe</b> for summer. You’ll love this lemon cookie!<p>I bought myself a new …

Play classic video games in style with OpenEmu for Mac

Like iTunes for classic games<p>The world has no shortage of video game emulators, but many can be painful to use — many reflect their hacker origins with equally hacky interfaces, and you'd need a vast collection of different emulators to properly relive your childhood. By contrast, OpenEmu is a …

My favorite fiction debuts of 2013

2013 was a great year for my encounters with debut novels -- first novels from new authors, and first-time excursions into young adult fiction from …

Most Badass Superhero Hooded Jacket Designs Ever!