Axel Amundson

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Death of the PC: Time to Kiss Your Computer Goodbye?

With IBM preparing to furlough most of its U.S. hardware staff, computing traditionalists are reminded once again that the personal computer as we know it is on its deathbed. The question for most of us is whether to keep our PCs on life-support or pull the plug.<p>Last week, Forbes’ Alex Konrad …

It's Friday! What's your happy hour order? We're eyeing this Jalapeño Bloody Mary with Quick Pickled Vegetables -http://bit.ly/13LQ1kT

How To Grill Your Breakfast

The most important meal of the day. Grilled.

Food

Tim Love's Top Rib Joints; LA's Koreatown Restaurants

· Tim Love's Top Rib Joints Across the U.S. [Eatocracy]<br>· 14 Under-The-Radar Koreatown Restaurants to Try Now [Eater LA]<br>· Q&A: NYC's "Sturgeon King" Gary Greengrass [First We Feast]<br>· Marco Pierre White Repaints Angel Hotel Suffolk Pink [BBC]<br>· Where to Drink Right Now: 10 Epic Boozy Punches [Eater …

Best Buy goes on deal-offering frenzy

Popular items like the iPhone 5 and the Microsoft Surface Pro are on sale at the big box retailer. The store is also offering double trade-in value on most mobile devices from August 9 to August 11.<p>Best Buy is known for hosting trade-in deals on single items and devices, but now the big box …

Mobile

Roku iOS app update lets users stream videos to televisions

Similar to Apple TV's AirPlay, the new Roku iOS update allows users to beam videos recorded and stored on their mobile devices to their TVs.<p>Roku added a small, yet significant, addition to its app for iOS on Thursday. With the new 2.3 update, users can now stream videos stored on their iOS device …

Smart TV

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Apple’s iPhone charger take-back program is genius PR—and it may even boost the bottom line

It wasn’t too long ago that a scandal like the Chinese woman who was killed by a faulty, probably counterfeit iPhone charger would have been met with total silence by Apple, a notoriously close-lipped company whose crisis management playbook was usually to stonewall as long as possible, then …

MacBook Pro

Nokia 'could cut 8,500 jobs'

Nokia is said to be considering shedding a further 8,500 jobs from Nokia Siemens Networks, the telecoms equipment business it has just assumed full control over.<p>The ailing Finnish mobile phone maker bought its German partner Siemens out of the joint venture in a £1.5bn deal that completed on …

10 Must-Try Ice Cream and Gelato Places in SF

500px Now Powers Bing’s Daily Featured Homepage Picture

Since Microsoft launched their Bing search engine a little over four years ago in mid-2009, one of its characteristics that set it apart from search …

Canadian Travelogue - Nova Scotia - Peggy's Cove

Nova Scotia

2013 Winners of the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

The winners of the 2013 photo contest have finally been announced by the National Geographic Traveler Magazine. This year’s entries featured …

Sprite’s Raspberry Pi Camera: Marketing Stunt Meets DIY Photography

There’s nothing like a gimmicky camera to make you tilt your head to the side and raise an eyebrow out of curiosity. The most recent gimmick to cross …

Carl Zeiss Super-Q-Gigantar 40mm f/0.33: The Fastest Lens Ever Made?

If you thought the Zeiss f/0.7 lenses we shared yesterday were impressive, check out this crazy piece of glass: it’s the Carl Zeiss Super-Q-Gigantar …

8 Things to Do Before Summer's Over

What's the Best Way to Juice Pomegranates?

<b>Q:</b> I have pomegranates to be picked from my tree pretty soon. Can you please tell me how to juice them. Can I use the food processor or any other …

Juice

Eat Your Vegetables

• <b>Author:</b> Joe Yonan<p><b>A collection of eclectic vegetarian and vegan recipes for singles as well as lone vegetarians in meat-eating households, from the beloved James Beard award-winning Washington Post editor and author of Serve Yourself.</b><p>Whether you’re­­ a single vegetarian, an omnivore who’s looking to …