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12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

The Flatbread at Man'oushe Express Is Worth the Drive to Lake City

Drive north on Lake City Way past the Mini dealership, Elliott Bay Brewery, and Grocery Outlet on the main retail strip, look left, and you'll find <b>Goodies</b>. The five-year-old Mediterranean market and produce stand supplies spices to restaurants across town, including Mamnoon, Cafe Munir, and Bistro …

AeroPress makes a killer cup of coffee, even on the road

John Gruber’s three keys to Internet success are:<p>I’m no longer 12 years old, so I’ll skip No. 3, but I’m so deep into Nos. 1 and 2 that it more than makes up for my aversion to carbonated drinks. The keyboard is the majestic Filco Majestouch 2. And the fussy coffee method is the AeroPress.<p>The …

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Bagan at dawn

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J.Crew And Kate Spade To Foster The Next Big Fashion Tech Startups

A new accelerator, New York Fashion Tech Lab, offers mentorships with top retailers for companies working at the intersection of fashion, retail, and technology.<p>“Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only,” Coco Chanel once said. “Fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is …

“Poetry Is Like Pooping” And Other Writing Tips From A TED Superstar

Here’s how poet Sarah Kay weaves inspiring stories into her writing, and you can too.<p>Three years ago, a young spoken word poet named Sarah Kay dazzled the TED Conference, earning two standing ovations. Her performance about writing poetry to entertain and educate has since received over 5 million …

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48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

The Foodist Predicts the Next Big Ingredients in 2014

The Foodist predicts the next big ingredients, cuisines, and cities that will shape how we eat<p><b>The Foodist</b> predicts the next big ingredients, cuisines, and cities that will shape how we eat.<p><i>Follow Andrew Knowlton on Twitter @andrewoknowlton</i>

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Catch is a Creative Stop Motion Short that Was Captured Entirely on Google Glass

We’re not entirely sure if this is the first of its kind, but this surreal stop motion animation is definitely the first we’ve run into that was shot …

What I Wish I'd Known Before Moving Halfway Around the World

Last year, my husband and I quit our jobs, sold everything we owned, and moved our family halfway around the world. We wanted to hit "reset." At …

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Art on High: Beat Poets on the Fire Lookouts

What’s the NorthCascades equivalent of a deserted island? Desolation Peak, 16 miles by boat from the nearest road and 6,102 feet tall, topped with a …

Gerard Butler’s New Movie Uses Vine, And Also Your Help, For Marketing

FilmDistrict’s Gerard Butler White House action flick, <i>Olympus Has Fallen</i> has begun actively soliciting very short movie reviews through Vine. Viewers …

The Sisyphean Problem Of Email

<b>Advice that should be given to modern people considering marriage:</b> “Before you marry, consider this, ‘Is this the person I’d like to watch stare at their phone for the rest of my and their life?”<p>In the Greek myth of Sisyphus, Sisyphus, as punishment for aspiring to immortality, is given the task to …

Burma: Asia's last frontier is opening up

<b>Investors call the country the "final frontier". The Star Trek reference aside, there is a sense of the yet-to-be-explored about Burma.</b><p>It is the last large Asian economy to become globally connected.<p>A country about the size of Britain and France in population, endowed in natural resources, and …