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The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

This Cabbage and Sausage Soup Is Perfect for Chilly Nights

Soup is a warm and comforting hug during the winter months, but making a soup that is truly satisfying is something of a fickle beast. If you're like …

Cooking

10 Incredible Typography Artists You Should Know

Typography is everywhere. It’s found on street signs, in the subway, on posters, in magazines, and of course, the Internet. It may sound a little invasive, but most typefaces you see around you have been carefully designed with an aim to express a specific feeling, brand identity, or to help …

Test how British or American your accent is with this AI

If there’s one thing most people probably don’t struggle with, it’s figuring out whether they sound more British or American. But if just one person isn’t sure, then the creators of an AI which does exactly that will have done their job.<p>Cambridge Consultants, the company that brought us an AI that …

Slow Cooker Raspberry-Balsamic Glazed Meatballs

<b>Slow Cooker Raspberry-Balsamic Glazed Meatballs</b> is the perfect appetizer for any gathering and it couldn’t be simpler to make. Be careful if you …

Inside The Furniture Startup Beloved By Instagram, Pinterest, Casper, And Everlane

The small Swedish brand Hem has become a cult favorite among the designorati. Now founder Petrus Palmér wants to make it a $1 billion company.<p>Five years ago, Petrus Palmér was well on his way to a comfortable life as an industrial designer. In 2005, he’d cofounded the studio Form Us With Love …

I Tried 5 Days Of Meal Prep — & Here's How Much It Cost

The new year always seems to bring a newfound desire to get our lives in order and start "adulting" once and for all. A major goal of mine for 2018: …

Food

All the science fiction, fantasy, and horror books that everyone will be talking about in 2018

Bookshelf goals<p>With a new year comes the promise of new books hitting bookstores. 2018 is shaping up to have plenty of adventures to delve into — taking readers to distant planets, fantastical realms, and beyond. We’ll meet some authors publishing their first-ever novels, and we’ll become …

Virtual reality’s best experiences and biggest (teleportation) steps in 2017

Who made VR's best stuff in 2017—and why wasn't it Valve or Oculus? Plus, 2018 predictions.<p>If 2016 was the year that true home-VR systems arrived, …

Virtual Reality

Here Are Rotten Tomatoes' Best Reviewed Movies of 2017

If you’re looking to close out 2017 by watching the best reviewed movies released this year, Rotten Tomatoes has more than 100 options to choose from.<p>…

Rotten Tomatoes

Orangette Is a Slice of Sunshine in Candy Form

The first time I tasted orangette—after making a batch out of curiosity and kind of expecting to hate it—my tongue perked up in recognition. It was …

How to protect your design job from robots, according to three top designers

Robots are taking over your job. That is, if you believe futurist Thomas Frey, who predicted that 2 billion jobs will have disappeared by 2030.<p>In a study about the Future of Employment, Oxford University academics ranked 700 occupations according to their probability of computerisation. The design …

This Extreme Diet Reversed Type 2 Diabetes in Up to 86% of Patients

Incredible.<p>Type 2 diabetes isn't necessarily for life, with a 2017 clinical trial providing some of the clearest evidence yet that the condition can …

Diabetes

Soy-wasabi butter mushrooms—5 ingredients, 10 minutes, instant classic

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>This was the year we …

Mushrooms

Cranberry Pithivier Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A pithivier is a crispy, flaky alternative to pie. It’s also an easy alternative for folks who don’t want to mess with pie dough—though more power to you if you want to make your own puff pastry, too! Traditionally, the surface is scored with a paring knife to create a decorative …

Baking

Lemon Pecan Slab Pie

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Spray a 17-by-12-inch rimmed baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray.<p>Unroll the pie crusts and place them in the …

You can now change your Apple ID from a third-party email to an Apple domain

Apple today has made a notable update to the process of changing the email address associated with your Apple ID. Starting today, you can change your Apple ID from a third-party email service such as Gmail or Yahoo to an Apple domain…<p>Previously, Apple only allowed users to change their Apple ID …

Smartwatches

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This week’s must-read books

Yes, there’s such a thing as a female serial killer. Inspired by Telfer’s Jezebel column “Lady Killers,” this book introduces us to evil female …

Here's How to Make Pumpkin Pie Spice at Home

How to Make Pumpkin Pie Spice at Home<p>AKA how to be basic on a budget.<p>September 25, 2017<p>I know I'm preaching to the choir here, but fall is hands down …

Pumpkin Cupcakes

These pumpkin cupcakes are a perfect choice for a Halloween party treat or fall dessert. The moist pumpkin cupcakes are perfectly spiced with a …

Pie crust 101: Tips and tricks for taking your crust to the next level

When I tell people I grew up in a family of pie bakers, it’s easy to imagine I’m bragging. My mother’s pies are legendary — rich, velvety custard fillings or mounded fruit pies, each cradled in an ornately decorated crust, golden and with the most delicate layers. And don’t get me started on my …

Baking

Nine films to watch in October

From the sequel to Blade Runner to Jackie Chan in a serious dramatic turn and a Vincent van Gogh animation, give these films a watch, writes Christian Blauvelt.

Blade Runner

Eye-opening maps reveal how and where Americans die

To see those patterns, you need more granular data points.<p>The Institutes for Health Metrics and Evaluation has that information. Relying on 2014 government data, IHME offers an online tool that can sort mortality by cause of death, age, sex, location, or any combination of the four, all based on …

The 30 must-read music books of Fall 2017

From memoirs to rankings, here are the best titles on rock, rap and country hitting the market this season<p>There's a very good reason why Taylor Swift is releasing her new album, "Reputation," on November 10. The fourth quarter of the year is typically when blockbuster records hit stores, as …

Books

9 Ideas Shaping The Future Of Design, According To Ideo, Microsoft, Autodesk, MIT, And More

“Our profession is in between ‘utopia and oblivion.’ It will be oblivion if we continue focusing on minor aesthetic problems.”<p>The world is changing faster than ever–socially, technologically, environmentally, politically, and economically. In the midst of these shifts, designers have the crucial …

This AI trained on a million logos will now rate your logo

If an artificial intelligence reviewed your favorite logo, how would that logo fare? now you can find out with Logo Rank, a nifty tool by the guy …

The 100 greatest comedies of all time

BBC Culture polled 253 film critics from 52 countries to determine the funniest films ever made.<p>“Why so serious?”<p>The Joker’s catchphrase was the most common response to BBC Culture’s poll of 177 critics last year to determine the 100 greatest films of the 21st Century. Very few comedies made that …

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