Eric Anthony Blanco

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The Best Characters Of Injustice

Injustice: Gods Among Us offers fighting fans a wide variety of heroes and villains to choose from, but some of DC's famous characters are just …

The Eater French Fry Heatmap: The Hottest New French Fries Across America

As Burger Week draws to a close, Eater would like to take a moment to consider hamburger's loyal sidekick, <b>the French fry</b>. These days it seems everyone has their own riff on the humble fry, whether they serve them with burgers or mussels or steaks or by themselves, loaded high with toppings on late …

9 Chefs Pick Their Favorite Burgers Around the World

Chefs know a good burger and that's why on this very last day of <b>Burger Week</b>, Eater has reached out to chefs across the country — and abroad — for their burger recommendations. Some of them love a burger with a strong kick to it, while others love oozy, gooey burgers with unusual toppings. And then, …

The Foodist

Sometimes, the best food and drink are also the simplest. Here's what wowed...<p>By Andrew Knowlton<p>From banishing the kids table to drinking dessert, these are the Thanksgiving dinner...<p>By Rochelle Bilow<p>Here's The Foodist Andrew Knowlton's Thanksgiving rules, from football-watching...<p>By Andrew Knowlton<p>…

8 Impressive Hotel Art Collections Worth A Visit (PHOTOS)

When traveling around the world, tourists often have famed art museums on their lists of must-see attractions. But what if the hotel they're staying in is basically a museum unto itself? The following hotels all offer top-notch amenities and services, but they all also have such stunning art …

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Aruba: Not Just Awesome Beach Concerts

Three small Dutch islands in the southern Caribbean are huge when it comes to hosting world-class music festivals. Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao -- known as the ABC islands -- offer much more than resorts, beaches, gambling and diving. ABC might as well stand for "Awesome Beach Concerts."<p>Artists and …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

Transportation lockdown lifts as Boston manhunt continues

The transportation lockdown in Boston began to lift Friday evening after being shut down during the day's house-to-house manhunt for the second suspect in the deadly Boston Marathon attacks.<p>With limited service, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority resumed all modes of transportation, …

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Boston Bombing Suspects Put Chechnya in Spotlight

The two suspects are connected to Russia’s restive Caucasus region.<p><b>The two brothers suspected in the Boston Marathon bombings—one of whom is dead, the other provoking a massive manhunt across Boston on Friday—are Chechens who were raised in Dagestan and Kyrgyzstan before immigrating to the United</b> …

Rumor claims iPad 5 will be thinner and lighter than current model

Apple rumors never die, they just continue to circulate until the new product finally launches and then rumors about the next generation begin. A new …

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Apple hangs onto your Siri data for two years

All those curse words and other commands you yell at Siri hang around a bit longer than you may think.<p>In response to a Wired story expressing concern about Siri's privacy policy, Apple has revealed exactly what happens to your Siri chats. Apple spokeswoman Trudy Muller told Wired on Thursday that …

Chinese firm finds way to get apps onto iPhone, iPad -- for free

A firm in China has found a way to get users in China to download applications to their iPhones or iPads without having to pay a dime.<p>According to Venturebeat, which discovered the exploit, a Chinese "app store" known as 7659.com has taken advantage of a loophole in Apple's bulk enterprise …

Apple sets earnings call for Tuesday

The hard numbers on Apple's fiscal second quarter will come out first on Tuesday. But for further details, Apple watchers will want the lowdown from the company's conference call.<p>Apple said Friday morning that it will host its conference call for the press at 2 p.m. PT on Tuesday, April 23, a …

Why the 2011 iPod Nano is still the sexiest smartwatch of all

After reviewing a handful of the latest and greatest smartwatches, I discovered something shocking. Out of my old electronics drawer I pulled out my iPod Nano, the 2011 clip-on MP3 player that's no longer even sold by Apple. It's attached to a Hex Nano metal watchband. I wore this for over a year, …

Another Win For Flat Design As Facebook Gives Its F Logo & Other Icons A Flatter, Cleaner Look

Facebook has given its main “f” logo icon a makeover, flattening the design by removing the pale blue bar along the bottom, which gave the icon a reflective sheen/slight 3D effect, as well as moving the position of the f so it now bleeds right off the bottom. The overall effect is a simplified, …

YouTube Network Big Frame Launches Multiplatform Apps Thanks To Beachfront Builder

Launched last June, Beachfront Media‘s Beachfront Builder platform was designed to allow video producers to quickly roll out apps across a number of devices. Those apps would have custom skins and could even serve ads, with videos streamed out either via the YouTube API or by connecting to …

‘Airbnb For Bikes’ Startup Spinlister Returns From The Deadpool, Now With New Management

If you’re a big fan of bikes and Airbnb-type sharing economy startups like me, you might have been disappointed to learn that Liquid (née Spinlister), the peer-to-peer bike rental startup, was shut down a few months ago. The service, which launched in New York City last spring, had just opened up …

iPad Still Dominates Tablet Ads With iPad Mini Gaining, Velti Finds

Mobile advertising firm Velti has released its monthly report on advertising impressions across its network. The iPad is far and away the leader when it comes to the tablet market, and is gradually chipping away share from the iPhone in terms of overall dominance among mobile ads. The iPad mini …

World flocks to funding sites for victims of Boston Marathon blasts

Crowdfunding sites set up by friends and families of the Boston bombing victims are giving the world a way to help. And the world is stepping up.<p>As of this writing, Bucks for Bauman on GoFundMe has raised more than $192,000 in two days for Jeff Bauman, a 27-year-old marathon spectator who lost both …

TweetDeck for AIR, iPhone, and Android to stop working May 7th

TweetDeck users have less than three weeks to keep using Twitter's power-user software for AIR, iPhone and Android, according to an update on the TweetDeck blog. TweetDeck will disappear from app stores on May 7, and the service will also eliminate its Facebook integration.<p>The update indicates that …