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The 10 Worst Pop Culture Presents Of 2013, And What To Do If You Get Them

It was a pretty great year for film and television, so chances are you got some sweet pop culture items under the tree this year. The complete box set of <i>Breaking Bad</i> that comes in a barrel? They shouldn’t have! The Bond 50 Treasury or <i>The Wes Anderson Collection</i>? How thoughtful! But what if you …

The Biggest Career Crashes Of 2013

Everyone makes mistakes from time to time—and, unfortunately, one bad blunder can gravely impact your career and reputation.<p>That’s especially true for public figures. The consequences of slip ups or scandals among politicians, athletes, movie stars or corporate executives, for example, are usually …

The 2013 TIME 100

Jay Z embodies so much of what makes New York New York. A kid from a tough neighborhood who grows up in public housing, overcomes lots of bad …

The Most Notable EducationStories of 2013

The year in review<p>Here are some of the stories that dominated the education conversation this year—and will likely shape discussions for years to come.<p><b>Teaching Kids “Grit” (& Other Soft Skills)</b><p>“Selfie” might be the word of the year for the general public, but among educators and parents it’s …

The Best Television Episodes of 2013

Staff selections from a year of great TV<p><i>The Atlantic's</i> editors and writers pick their favorite moments from <i>Breaking Bad</i>, <i>The Office</i>, <i>Orange is the New Black,</i> and more from the past year. (And episode hoarders, beware: Spoilers abound.)<p><b>American Horror Story: Coven</b><b>, “Burn, Witch. Burn!”</b><p>Actual …

On The Gadget Table: the products that defined 2013

The snow is falling, the trees are all lit up and servers everywhere are beginning to groan under the strain of last-minute shopping sprees. It's beginning to look a lot like Gadget Table time. To celebrate the season -- and put one last ribbon on the year that was -- we're bringing back an old …

The 50 best apps of 2013

The stats around mobile apps remain startling. There are now more than 1m apps apiece in both Apple's App Store and Android's Google Play, with tech research firm Gartner estimating that 2013 saw 102bn app downloads across the various stores. It's big business too: the company reckoned that …

An Ode To End-Of-Year Mash-Ups

How do you encapsulate a year of your life? In the celebrations you had? The losses you faced? The trials you overcame? Heck, no — you take every …

Mashups

The Top Trending Gadgets Of 2013

Google, which receives millions of search queries per day, just released its annual list of what the world searched for throughout the year.<p>Here are the top 10 tech gadgets that were trending on Google in 2013.

Remembering 2013's best and worst phones

With 2014 approaching, we at CNET would like to take this time and reflect. Reflect on our family and friends, our personal accomplishments, and of course, the smartphone highs and lows of 2013 -- this is a tech site after all, what were you expecting?<p>Unsurprisingly, the top handsets of this year …

Mobile Technology

Year in Review: Top news headlines of 2013

Mother's Day

Notable deaths from 2013

Copyright

The 50 Best iPhone And iPad Games Of 2013

"I have a Windows laptop, an Xbox One, an iPad and an Android phone. I like playing games on all of these, because I'm a gamer, not a snob," wrote @cypherspace. Yes.<p>One exciting thing about mobile gaming in 2013 was the diverse fare on offer, whether you were a veteran gamer or a newcomer surging …

The Funniest Moments Of 2013

You're deep into the holidays with your families by now, so we <i>know</i> you're looking for some laughs. No offense to our nearest and dearest, of course, …

Holiday Sugar Cookies

Makes about 36 cookies<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>cookies<p>1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 tablespoon ground ginger<p>1 cup (packed) golden brown sugar<p>1 large egg<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>2 2/3 cups all purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>frosting<p>9 cups (or more) …

Dessert

10 Things You Might Not Know About A Christmas Carol

<b>1.</b> Dickens was inspired to write <i>A Christmas Carol</i> in 1843 after he spoke at a charity night to raise money for the Manchester Athenaeum in England—an …

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