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The World's First Ethiopian Sci-Fi Flick

Miguel Llansó’s <i>Crumbs</i> may just be the best Ethiopian postapocalyptic science-fiction movie ever made. True, it’s also the first and only of its kind …

Science Fiction

Meet Twist, the AirPlay light-bulb speaker designed for apartment renters

The connected home sounds like a pie-in-the-sky concept to apartment renters who can’t exactly invest in expensive hardware and rewire a place just …

Make Perfect Popcorn on the Stove in a Stainless Steel Bowl

If you have a heavy gauge stainless steel bowl, you have the perfect popcorn popper, Alton Brown explains.<p>The shape of the bowl helps the popped …

Stainless Steel

Rogers BYOD Wireless Promo: Bonus 12,000 First Rewards Points

If you’re a wireless customer with an unlocked phone, Rogers wants you to sign up to a Share Everything Plan as a BYOD (bring your own device) …

The Official Raspberry Pi Case Protects Your Tiny Computer for Just $9

You’ve never been short on ideas for Raspberry Pi cases, but now there’s an official created by the Raspberry Pi Foundation itself. It’s a solid …

Raspberry Pi

Six Stories About the Swimming Pool

I don’t know where you live, but where I live, it’s 97 degrees on a Friday in June. After a brutal winter, I try to remember <i>this is what I longed …

Swimming Pools

MindNode 2.0 for Mac – MacStories

Mindnode has been a favorite at MacStories for a while, and I'm happy to see a brand new version for Mac available today. MindNode 2.0 for Mac is an entirely new app, with an introductory price of $19.99 US ($29.99 after the intro sale).<p>The new version includes a variety of features that expand …

iFixit Pro Magnetic Project Mat

Keeps tiny screws from falling to the floor and disappearing forever<p>My family members are prone to dropping their iPhones and cracking the screen. …

Grilled Asparagus With Aioli Is the Ultimate Backyard Finger Food

The day and age may well be approaching where we go one hundred percent electronic, but as The Dude well knows, there are some things that are simply better done manually. Crushing those eggs for egg salad comes to mind. As does picking crabmeat from the shell and eating a slice of pizza. Topping …

Add Some Sizzle to Your Steaks This Summer

Alan Ashkinaze of Gallaghers Steakhouse in New York on how to take your steaks from good to great<p>Steaks are an easy crowd-pleaser when it comes to summer grilling. But it can be easy to fall into a rut of just throwing the meat on the grill.<p>Alan Ashkinaze, executive chef of Gallaghers Steakhouse in …

Food

How To Mix Your Salad

1. Roast meat and let it rest on a sheet pan.<p>2. Transfer meat to cutting board and slice. Arrange sliced meat on warm platter.<p>3. Put herb and …

Yes, You Want to Grill This Big and Beautiful Pork Chop Immediately

Instead of grilling individual chops for a crowd, get a massive one and cook it to share. Here's how it's done.<p>The next time you're grilling for a crowd, skip the individual pork chops and opt for a massive, triple-cut pork chop cooked to share. We don't just love a cut of meat this big because it …

48 Vegetarian Pastas to Make for Your Next #MeatlessMonday Dinner

Meat? We hardly miss it in these satisfying vegetarian pasta recipes.<p><b>Let's all agree right now:</b> Pasta (and some cheese) makes pretty much any vegetable better, from succulent mushrooms to sweet tomatoes. These veg-filled pastas are sure to satisfy at dinner tonight—no meat required.

8 Campari Cocktails That Make Bitter Better

<i>An Italian Greyhound in our new Art et Manufacture tall ceramic glasses.</i><p>An iridescent red liqueur, slapped with a shiny label, is deceptive. If you haven’t had Campari, its cough syrup-esque color masks a bitter flavor known to make many pucker. Like a lot of aperitifs, it’s an acquired taste. …

Grilled Pork Kebabs with Hoisin and Five-Spice

<b>Cook's Illustrated (May/June 2015)</b>Are you pro- or anti-kebab? Two summers ago, we declared our displeasure with kebabs. And since then, we've stayed …

The Food Lab's Grilled Chicken World Tour: 5 Recipes to Rock Your Backyard Bird

It's easy to see why chicken gets a bad rap in the grilling world. Most of the time it's dry, bland, or stringy with burnt skin. But when I visit my mom or head to family reunion cookouts, chicken is what she asks for. Not out of masochism, but because after spending years grilling hundreds of …

BBQ

3 Easy Barbecue Sauce Variations to Amp up Your Weekend Grilling

When it comes to barbecue sauce, we've got you covered here at Serious Eats. We're well stocked with regional recipes, from Memphis- and Kansas City-style sauces to both Carolinas and Alabama, along with quite a few others. And yet you can never have too many barbecue sauce recipes at your …

BBQ

The Greek by Anatoli: Good food, good fun – for grown-ups

So there I was, eating lunch at The Greek by Anatoli, a new restaurant in the Yaletown warehouse space previously occupied by Good Wolfe. I was admiring the breezy redesign, which brightened the exposed brick walls with a clean coat of white paint and filled in the wood-and-beam ceiling with a …

A Better Way to Put Strawberries into Salad (It Involves Bacon)

<i>Salad shouldn't be an obligation or an afterthought—and it doesn't always have to be kale, either. Every other Thursday, Elizabeth Stark from Brooklyn Supper will help you make salads you actually want to eat.</i><p><i>Today: Enough with the baby spinach salads with strawberries, goat cheese, walnuts, and</i> …

How to Quickly and Easily Smoke Anything at Home Without Giant Equipment

Love the smoky flavor of barbecue but hate the thought of the equipment and effort? Meet the handheld mini-smoker that'll help you smoke food quickly and easily at home.<p>If you've always dreamed of smoking anything and everything at home (no, not <i>that</i> kind of smoking), let chef <b>Paul Shoemaker</b> of …

Flavors

The Genius Secret Weapon You Should Always Have in Your Freezer

<i>Every week—often with your help—Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The brightest dinner you can make straight out of your freezer.</i><p>This is the recipe that will save you from all of your pesky kitchen failings. Did you forget to …

The Upgraded Paloma Recipe

This summer refresher from Zac Overman at Seattle's Sitka & Spruce is the perfect example of delayed gratification. Put in some advance work to make a rich, almost buttery sweet-tart grapefruit cordial and you have the makings of a whole pitcher's worth of drinks at a moment's notice. Grapefruit …

Recipes

The Only 3 Pie Crust Techniques You'll Ever Need

Whether you're a baking beginner or a seasoned pro, one of these crimping and venting styles is perfect for your next pie.<p>On the road to the perfect pie, you rolled your crust and mixed your filling—now it's time to bring it all together under a stunning top crust. Venting and crimping the top …

Baking

We're pretty sure this is Ice Cube's favourite local lake (even though he fell in it twice)

Located in the 5,668 hectare Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve, Rice Lake is one of the spots I most often recommend to friends who are looking to …

Miito Induction Kettle

It's a huge waste of energy to heat more water than your need for your coffee or tea. Unfortunately, most kettles weren't designed for single …

Coffee

Transformer Pencil Case

Pencil case transforms into pencil cup<p>On returning to university after a 14-year break I needed a pencil case again. I found the Kokuyo NeoCritz …