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Digital Distraction - are we losing the battle against time?

Humanity is caught in a digital trap of its own creation that envelops us more tightly with each passing year and robs us of the time we need to …

These Crispy Chicken Thighs Are the Only Way to Start the Year

By Alex Delany<p>Chicken thighs, with garlic-honey, are here for the first Rent Week of the year. Breathe. You're in a safe space now.<p>My wallet is not doing well. To be completely frank, it's more depleted than my iPhone's battery after a new software update. That’s what the holidays do; they strip …

Recipes

A Thai-Spiced Omelet That Tastes Like Dinner (or Breakfast)

On morning trail runs, my girlfriends and I talk about our workouts, our kids, and what to make for dinner. One day my friend Shari asked me about my go-to emergency suppers. You know, those quick meals conjured from the contents of your fridge when you’re on the verge of dialing a number for …

Best no-stress pie crust: The roll and fold method

The pastry investigator hews to scientific method. She formulates her hypothesis: Pastry perfection rests on the ratio of flour to fat to water.<p>She gets to work — years of false starts and soggy pies. Just as she is underlining her final formula — 2 cups flour, 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup water — she …

IT Playing Strategic Role In Digital Business Transformation

Digital transformation is a phrase which gets used often these days. Personally, I prefer “data-driven transformation.” Digital transformation has been going on since the merging of IT and business in the 1970s, or possibly before. What is driving the latest, and potentially most disruptive, wave …

There’s a blockchain for that!

The code that secures Bitcoin could also power an alternate Internet. First, though, it has to work.<p>There’s this hopelessly geeky new technology. …

Blockchain

SAP Announces First Co-Innovation Customers, Partners in Blockchain Initiative for Internet of Things

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- <b></b>SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the initial companies participating in its blockchain co-innovation initiative and plans to make the digital ledger system an integrated part of Internet of Things (IoT), manufacturing and digital supply chain solutions …

How Switzerland Became The Silicon Valley Of Robotics

Switzerland. Mountains, lakes, chocolate, fondue and banks? Right? Only partly. The Alpine nation is now “the Silicon Valley of robotics,” according to Chris Anderson, chief executive of 3D Robotics.<p>Zurich boasts Google’s largest campus outside California, employing nearly 2,500 engineers, …

Artificial Intelligence

A New 5-Minute Genius Egg Breakfast (Or Dinner!) For You

<i>What can you do with just five minutes? Actually, way more than you think! Introducing Food52 in 5: your cheat sheet for speedy, delicious recipes, fun mini projects, and more.</i><p>We all have our egg routines—the frying method you picked up from your dad, the well-honed minute count on your preferred …

Recipes

This Chicken Scarpariello Has a Sauce We Want to Lick Off the Plate

When you can't decide between chicken or sausage and peppers—so you have both.<p>Even after working in kitchens for years, I'm still a sucker for food porn. I was watching an old episode of <i>Lidia's Italy</i> recently and she was making one of her mom's chicken recipes. The close-ups of the golden, browned …

Cooking

This Adorable Video Of A Dog Interrupting A Football Match Playing Fetch Is Going Viral

Aren't dogs the most adorable creatures?<p>These little puff balls, with their wagging tails, make life so much better. And then, no matter how much …

Cute

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

The Most Popular Mac and Cheese Recipe on Pinterest

I never tire of juicy tomatoes or seasonal stone fruit pies, but there is part of me that is secretly excited for fall and, dare I say — gasp! — even …

The 18 One-Skillet Dinner Recipes Our Readers Love

When time is tight and energy levels are low, but you've got a bunch of hungry mouths to feed at the end of a long day, skillet dinners are one of …

Indians don’t really ‘do’ salads. Or at least they haven’t until very recently<p>In A Historical Dictionary Of Indian Food (Oxford University Press), by KT Achaya, there is no entry under salad. For such a rich and varied food culture, this feels like a mistake, but there’s a truth behind it: the …

Oxford University Press

10 Foil Packet Chicken Recipes for Easy Dinners

Foil packet dinners are a lazy cook's best friend. All you have to do is place your ingredients in the center of a large piece of tin foil, seal it …

Top Restaurants in Singapore for a Delicious English Breakfast

Whether it’s to cure a hangover or indulge in a hearty dish; a proper English Breakfast is perhaps the most satiating meal of them all. Also known as …

Italian 'ghost town' for sale: Entire village available for less than price of a small London flat

The only moment of glory the mountaintop fortress Rocca Calascio has had in centuries of oblivion came in 1985, when it served as the set for the fantasy film Ladyhawke. It then went back to being a sleepy ghost town, isolated among the peaks of central Italy's rugged Apennine hills in the Abruzzi …

Our 5 most crazy-popular recipes

Looking for dinner (or brunch) inspiration? These crazy delicious dishes are our five most popular recipes, from a sensational chicken verde stew and …

There is something of the Scarlet Pimpernel about this luscious chocolate cake: an aristocratic Gallic gateau that takes the breath away<p>It happens every time. Nothing quiets the din of a great gathering, albeit briefly, like the appearance of chocolate cake. What music does to soothe a savage …

Dessert

Raspberry Gratin

Depending on the year and the climate in which you live, raspberries come to market at different times. Start looking for them in late spring when the weather begins to warm. This dessert showcases the sweet fruits at their best. A simple egg custard is lightened with whipped cream, then the …

For Corgi Con, here are Ocean Beach’s most adorable corgis

Totally worth that wet dog smell<p>This Saturday marks the fourth year of Corgi Con, a gathering of corgi owners, corgi enthusiasts, and of course corgis themselves on the sands of Ocean Beach.<p>While the uninitiated might assume that Corgi Con is just another small, slightly loopy San Francisco …

Pets

12 Unexpected Ways To Up Your Avocado Game

New ways to satisfy your insatiable avocado craving.

Giant BBQ Rib Sandwich (To Feed A Crowd) Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Personalization

Matcha-Almond Layer Cake with Meringue Mushrooms

I've been having disorganized pantry shame for a few months now, so last Friday I decided to do something about it. I went in armed with a roll of …

Corned Beef Recipes To Make For St. Patrick's Day

No more store-bought!<p>First, let’s just set the record straight: corned beef does not involve corn. Corned beef is just a cured piece of brisket that has been salt-brined. The reason corn is part of the name is because the old British word for grain was corn (i.e. a corn of salt).<p>Next, you should …

Homemade Chocolate Hazelnut Butter

<b>This is better than anything you will find in the store. We guarantee you will fall in love all over again with this cream, rich homemade chocolate</b> …

White House says Conway has been ‘counseled’ after touting Ivanka Trump’s products

The White House on Thursday said that a top adviser to President Trump had been “counseled” after using a television appearance from the West Wing to promote the clothing and jewelry line sold under the brand of Trump’s daughter.<p>The endorsement, in which Kellyanne Conway told Fox News Channel …

Donald Trump

Judges hammer attorneys on both sides of travel ban case

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — President Donald Trump's travel ban faced its toughest test yet Tuesday as a panel of appeals court judges hammered away at the …

Former top diplomats, tech giants blast immigration order as court showdown looms

Fresh challenges to President Trump’s court-frozen immigration order took shape Monday with two former secretaries of state claiming the White House was undermining national security and nearly 100 Silicon Valley tech companies arguing it will keep the best minds from coming to America.<p>The powerful …

Immigration