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Some of LA’s Biggest Chef Names Will Be Helping Out at Eataly Soon

Not only is the new Century City <b>Eataly</b> a massive, multi-story Italian sensory overload experience all its own, it’s also quickly becoming a nexus point for other chefs around Los Angeles. Soon a collection of the best restaurant names will come into the project.<p>The first such chef to be drawn to …

The Extent of the Islamic State's Atrocities in Iraq Has Been Laid Bare by the UN | VICE News

More than 18,000 civilians were killed in Iraq between January 1, 2014, and October 31, 2015, according to the United Nations, which says violence there remains "staggering."<p>An estimated 3,500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves and 3.2 million people have become …

2015’s Most-Liked Instagram Posts by Pop Stars

Over the course of the last year, musicians have made Instagram their space to tease new projects, show off their stunning awards show outfits and …

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Preview: Hands on with Battlefield: Hardline on Xbox One

Visceral Games (<i>Dead Space</i>, <i>Dante's Inferno</i>) seek to put their mark on a beloved franchise with Battlefield: Hardline. Dropping the large-scale …

Snapdragon 810 can’t shake rumors of delays, overheating

With the launch of the LG G Flex 2 at CES 2015, and sales starting in South Korea later this month, the era of the Snapdragon 810 SoC is finally upon …

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Archos To Launch A Line Of “Pebble-Like” Smartwatches For iOS And Android At CES

Archos just dropped a huge smattering of CES news in advance of the huge annual tech show, which kicks off next week in Las Vegas. Among the various announcements, tucked away near the bottom, is the revelation that it will be introducing a “selection of smartwatches” for 2014, which will start at …

Plan your great American road trip

Roadtrippers, a new trip-planning website and app, can pinpoint the country’s most majestic bypasses, plus tell you where to eat and stay along the way.<p>Somewhere in the United States, there are places waiting to be discovered this summer -- jagged mountain peaks, roadside diners with heaps of …

How To Book Cheap Plane Tickets

Who am I to come up with such arrogant nonsense? I am a hardcore traveler and I travel more than most. Travel matters to me, and being in control of the travel experience is essential in order to enjoy it.<p>I don't want to end up having to get up at 04:45 because a random travel agent has decided …

50 Drives You Must Take In Your Lifetime

Ranging from the mountains of Montana and Wyoming to a breathtaking salt flat in Bolivia, the drives aren't to miss.

The Ultimate Guide to Las Vegas for 2013

Whether you’re going for a girls’ getaway, spa retreat, or casino-and-cocktails sojourn, Las Vegas is an over-the-top destination that always …

Vizio at CES 2014: affordable 4K, updated PCs, and speakers that run Android

Contributors:<p>Share Tweet<p><b>Share</b> Vizio at CES 2014: affordable 4K, updated PCs, and speakers that run Android<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>Vizio came to CES with a goal in mind: winning the 4K pricing wars. The company's new 4K TVs start at only $999.99, though it's also unveiled …

Asus Transformer Book Duet TD300 tablet/laptop hybrid runs Windows 8.1 and Android - CNET

LAS VEGAS -- Asus is getting increasingly literal about their Transformer tablet line-up. The Transformer Book Duet TD300 doesn't sing literature to you (I'm sure there's an app for that) but it does offer a bevy of options for converting it into the device you need. Not only can it convert from a …

CES 2014: Samsung Smart Home aims to connect devices

<b>Samsung has announced a system to link together a household's various gadgets, appliances, and utility controls.</b><p>It said one way the Smart Home service could be used would be to turn off a home's lights and TV if the owner said "going out" into a smartwatch app.<p>Samsung said the service would …

Lenovo introduces Android all-in-one and 4K Android 'smart' monitor

<i>Updated with video</i><p>In the past year or so we’ve seen quite a few PC manufacturers experiment with putting Android onto all-in-one computers, generally with mixed results at best. As Windows struggles to stop the PC market’s slow decline however, it looks like we are destined to see many more devices …

HP rolls into CES with a bunch of business PCs, including an Android-powered all-in-one

Never mind that it's CES, short for <i>Consumer Electronics</i> <i>Show</i>. Pretty much everything HP is showing off this week in Vegas is aimed at enterprise users -- or rather, the IT guys tasked with outfitting employees. Out of everything HP announced today, the most interesting thing might be the Slate 21 …

Samsung NotePro, TabPro slates merge PC experiences with post-PC devices

I think the folks at Samsung might finally agree with me. I’ve been writing that PC activities are filtering down into tablets and large smartphones …

The Transformer Book Duet combines Windows with Android, tablet with laptop

Aiming to be all things to all people, this is the very epitome of a hybrid<p>On stage at CES today, Jonney Shih proclaimed his company's new Transformer the world's first 4-in-1 device. By that he meant that it's a Windows laptop and tablet as well as an Android laptop and tablet. This new 13.3-inch …

CES 2014: Laptops to get Intel 3D depth sensing cameras

<b>Intel has said that laptops featuring 3D-camera technology developed by the chipmaker will go on sale this year.</b><p>It said seven firms would release products that contained its software and hardware, which would be indentified by the RealSense brand.<p>At a press conference in Las Vegas, Intel showed how …

CES: Samsung Unveils 12.2-inch Galaxy TabPro and NotePro Tablets

Four new Samsung tablets are coming this quarter.<p>At CES, Samsung unveiled a pair of 12.2-inch tablets, dubbed the Galaxy TabPro and the Galaxy …

Hands-on with LG's smart TV running webOS (video)

Since LG informed the world that webOS is coming to 70 percent of its smart TVs this year, naturally we were keen to take it for a spin. So, when they offered to let us take it for a spin, and have Director of Product Management Colin Zhao and Head of Product Management and Design Itai Vonshak walk …

LG's new webOS interface is a smart, simple, but occasionally jittery way to navigate your TV

The CES show floor is officially open, and we've finally had a chance to take LG's new webOS TV interface for a spin. There's little doubt that LG has come up with a clever and simple way to run your TV, compared to the commonly overwrought interfaces seen on most other smart TVs. Unfortunately, …

JVC outs more MHL-ready in-dash receivers at CES 2014

Face it: Your old car's factory stereo system isn't going to last forever -- eventually, you'll need to upgrade. Luckily, JVC is here to trot out its latest head units at CES 2014. Just like last year, the company has outfitted two of its new receivers (the KW-V0BT and KW-V40BT, specifically) with …

Channel Master is developing a whole-home DVR solution for cord cutters

Channel Master, known for its over-the-air TV antennas as well as some early digital video recorders that go along with these antennas, started …

4 Trends for TVs in 2014

According to every TV manufacturer we listened to yesterday, 2014 promises be the year for Ultra High Definition (UHD) TVs, also called 4K TV. UHD …