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33 Gifts The iPhone Addict In Your Life Will Want

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Shopping

Mobile Advertising Is Exploding And Will Grow Much Faster Than All Other Digital Ad Categories

Historically, there has been a big disparity between the amount of time people actually spend on their smartphones and tablets (significant and growing), and the amount of ad money spent on the medium (still tiny).<p>But BI Intelligence expects that this gap will narrow substantially, as enthusiasm …

11 Ideal Facebook Tools for Contests and Analyzation

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>The built-in tools that Facebook offers to business pages and advertisers are robust and detailed. Hence, you’re likely to uncover a smaller stash of third-party tools than you might for a network like Twitter.<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free …

Apple Dutch Baby

4 Servings<p>Summon your family to the table while this dutch baby bakes; it will be fabulously puffed when it comes out, and you’ll enjoy hearing the oohs and aahs before it deflates.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>apple cider syrup<p>4 cups apple cider<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>1 tablespoon light brown …

Breakfast

Buying A Crashed Tesla Model S: Damage, Risk, Safety, Salvage, And Reporting

<i>Caveat emptor</i>. Or, for those less conversant in Latin, buyer beware.<p>That's the lesson that should always be applied when buying a used car. …

The Beginner's Guide to Facebook Ads for Small Businesses

Rewind the clock a few years and you’d frequently hear people suggesting that Facebook is a great marketing channel because it was free to have a presence. If you built a good Facebook page for your business and attracted lots of fans, you’d have a valuable platform to talk to potential and …

The Whole New Way to Make a Monte Cristo That Will Blow Your Mind

It's just like eating a Monte Cristo sandwich in a tempting, pull-apart, melty, cheesy, oh so irresistible loaf of bread.<p>If you've ever had a Monte Cristo sandwich, you will devour this bread. Serve it with warm raspberry jam for dipping.<p>Growing up in North Carolina, there was only one diner. …

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U2’s ‘Bad’ Break: 12 Minutes at Live Aid That Made the Band’s Career

U2 formed in Dublin as teenagers in 1976. Between 1980 and 1985, they released four albums (<i>Boy</i>, <i>October</i>, <i>War</i> and <i>The Unforgettable Fire</i>).<p>On July 13th, …

12 Ways Your Obsession With Spicy Food Can Help Make You Invincible

Your favorite mouth-numbing hot sauces and peppers can help protect your eyesight, ward against cancer and help you stay in shape.<p>Some people just can't resist the urge to spice up their lives. And by spice, we're referring to the peppers, sauces and seasonings that numb your mouth and leave you …

Peach Dutch Baby Pancake with Cherry Compote

6 to 8 Servings<p>Think of this Dutch baby recipe as one gigantic, stress-free pancake.<p>August 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Compote<p>1/4 cup honey<p>2 3' strips lemon peel<p>1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice<p>2 cups cups fresh (or frozen, thawed) cherries (about 1 lb.), stemmed, pitted, halved<p>Pancake<p>4 tablespoons (1/2 …

Recipes

Forget Grilling, You Can Cook Your Hot Dogs In A Pringles Can

Just the excuse we needed to buy a can of Pringles.<p>We're always happy to find an excuse to buy potato chips -- especially Pringles (even when they taste like French toast). And the DIY website Instructables just gave us an interesting one: cooking hot dogs.<p>The idea of cooking hot dogs in unusual …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

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A Brief History of John McCain Loudly Reprimanding People for Endorsing the Same Thing He Endorsed

With Mc­Cain’s pre­vi­ous en­dorse­ment of the Ber­g­dahl ex­change es­tab­lished, Fri­day seemed like the right time to take a look back at all the …

Tesla Continues To Roll Out Tax Strategies For Consumers

A short while ago, a driver blew through a stop sign and into my husband’s car. My husband was fine but his car was not: it was totaled. Since then, he’s been on a mission to buy a new car.<p>This week, he saw this article at <i>The Oatmeal</i>. And now he wants a Tesla. There’s just one not so insignificant …

24 Creative Garden Container Ideas (with pictures)

I suppose I’ve never been very creative in the garden; whenever I want to plant something, I always go for a boring old pot! But really, you can make …

Behind the scenes of America's most important crash test

One Car's Trip Through The IIHS Small-Front Overlap Test<p>The car accident, for all intents and purposes, ends in less time than it takes to blink an eye.<p>Twice a week researchers here conduct some of the most advanced crash testing of new vehicles in America.<p>In 300 milliseconds, forward momentum has …

Own a Harley-Engined Toyota Prius Now!

Do you have—how shall we put this?—<i>unusual</i> requirements for your street and/or track car? Do you love the distinctive “potato-potato-potato” sound of a big Harley-Davidson V-twin engine, yet <i>also</i> insist on genuine Toyota quality? Do you live in California and wish to exploit the loophole that …

A Recipe for Homemade Sriracha, for Die-Hard DIYers

Oh, it can be done. Just ask Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provincial<p>We've done a lot with Sriracha here at <i>Bon Appétit</i> (like showing you 25 of our favorite recipes using the stuff), but we've never actually tried to make the sauce ourselves. Like ketchup, or Worcestershire sauce, it's one of those …

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Sriracha Mayo

Makes about 5 tablespoons<p>June 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon Sriracha<p>1 tablespoon chicken broth, reduced down from 1/2 cup<p>3 tablespoons mayo<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Mix Sriracha, chicken broth reduction, and mayo. Slather it on a roast pork sandwich with hard-boiled eggs.<p>Nutritional Content<p>Hide …

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Grilled Turkey Cuban Sandwiches

Makes 6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup mayonnaise, divided<p>1 tablespoon hot chili sauce (such as Sriracha)<p>1/3 cup (packed) finely chopped fresh mint<p>2 tablespoons fresh lime juice<p>2 tablespoons minced shallot<p>1 teaspoon sugar<p>1 teaspoon ground cumin<p>1<p>1 1-pound loaf ciabatta bread, ends trimmed, bread cut …

Recipes

Bacon and Egg Sandwiches with Pickled Spring Onions

4 Servings<p>This version of an egg sandwich, from Austin's Noble Sandwich Co., uses quick-pickled onions (proof that pickles make everything taste better), Sriracha mayonnaise to bring the heat (a dash of hot sauce would also do the drink), and arugula for brightness and bite.<p>April …

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Roman Sambal

Makes about 1 cup<p>This is a sambal-style hot sauce named after its creator, senior associate food editor Alison Roman.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ pound red red Fresno chiles or red jalapeños<p>1 garlic clove<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt<p>¼ cup white distilled vinegar<p>¼ cup fresh lime juice<p>2 teaspoons sugar<p>Special …

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Meatball Marinara Grilled Cheese {recipe}

Meatball Marinara Grilled Cheese Sandwich<p><i>makes 1 sandwich</i><p>Ingredients<p>2 slices of sturdy bread<br>2 tablespoons softened butter mixed with 1 teaspoon very …

French Onion Soup Grilled Cheese

<i>makes 1 sandwich</i><p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon each grapeseed (or olive) oil and butter, for frying<br>2 slices of french baguette or french bread<br>1 tablespoon …

Self-driving cars are coming soon and will revolutionize cities and society

Designer and engineer Bran Ferren says autonomous vehicles will fundamentally change how cities are built and how society interacts, and the …

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Robot Suits Could Make An MMA League Blood-Free

Which, you know, good.<p>Have you ever watched a mixed martial arts bout and thought, _This could use weapons, and also Iron Man. _Congratulations, crazy person with the imagination of a small child: Unified Weapons Master has you covered, and the results are actually blood-free.<p>A series of …

Chocolate and Barbecue: A Love Affair

Valentine's Day is upon us. Here's how to capture the romantic powers of chocolate at your grill.<p>Forget those sugary candy hearts. Nothing says Valentine's Day like chocolate. Today, millions of Americans will converge on confectionaries, food markets, and even drugstores to purchase heart-shaped …

Chocolate Chip Cookies