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6 great things to do on a break to Santorini

Where decadent design meets a penchant for palm trees, it's no wonder Hackey's Palm Vaults is one of London's most Instagrammed cafés. Escape the …

Michelin releases 2018 Bib Gourmand restaurants for Bay Area

The Michelin Guide released the 2018 Bib Gourmand winners for the Bay Area on Thursday, with only four newcomers: Brown Sugar Kitchen in Oakland, Pausa in San Mateo, Playa in Marin and Royal Feast in Millbrae.<p>The list highlights “reasonably priced restaurants” — which Michelin defines as places …

6 Ways to Use Trader Joe's Umami Paste

We took this super-charged tomato paste for a spin in the test kitchen.<p>Ah, the Trader Joe's impulse buy. In my past few trips, I've grabbed marinated goat cheese, French butter, cornbread crackers, and <b>umami paste</b>, a curious "stir-in paste and condiment" hiding next to the ketchup and mayonnaise. …

Trader Joe's

San Francisco could get a professional cricket team and stadium

A new venture wants to bring cricket and new stadium complex to SF and other cities<p>San Francisco, a city known for its victorious sports teams, could see another professional franchise enter the fray—a cricket team. A new initiative led by Global Sports Ventures hopes to bring cricket—a …

The best hidden gems and secret spots in San Francisco

San Francisco is a city that can excite you forever — it's one of those wonderfully dynamic places that's always ready to surprise. It's why, despite the rising costs and million other complaints, the city sticks with you.<p>But even the most beloved places can get a little worn. You've been to the …

Hidden Getaway: Steep Ravine Cabins promise a secluded stay at Stinson Beach

If you are looking for a weekend getaway from San Francisco, lunch in Sausalito followed by a night at the Steep Ravine cabins is the answer.<p>For …

These 10 Great Online Specialty Food Stores Have Everything

From saffron to heirloom corn tortillas and really, really good grits—we've got just the place.<p>Once upon a time in a pre-kale era, before we were mixing miso into our pastas and topping our toast with kimchi, iceberg was the standard lettuce and fresh ginger was nowhere to be seen (or so says my …

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Reserve Your Spot at Most Popular San Francisco Restaurants

Yelp has released a list of the top 100 restaurants to make reservations at in San Francisco.<p>The company determined the rankings by looking at …

San Francisco Arrival Transfer: SFO Airport to San Francisco Residences 2018

Customer Reviews<p>March 2017<p>This worked out so great getting to our hotel. It was so much easier and less expensive than getting a taxi.<p>VICTORIA C …

The ink-less pen that writes forever!

This pen is literally timeless. In the sense that it will run forever, that too without a single drop of ink. Coming from the one company that knows …

Best outdoor bars and restaurants in San Francisco

It must officially be fall in San Francisco, because it's supposed to hit the 80s in San Francisco this weekend.<p>Forecasters predict that warm weather will start Friday and last all weekend long, with San Francisco hitting a high of 84 degrees on Sunday. So, hey, it's going to be toasty this …

Make Crispy Quesadillas for a Crowd In Your Oven

Making a quesadilla for one is a ridiculously easy task, but standing over the stove and preparing quesadilla after quesadilla for a hungry mob can …

Cooking

Eat, Drink, and Be Merry With These STAR WARS Beer Steins!

Simple Web Tool Teaches Beginners How to Use Manual Settings on a DSLR

Simon Roberts, a London-based animator and designer, has created a great photography resource for beginners that is both simple and useful. It’s …

Photography

Nigel Slater’s beef brisket recipes

You’ll need a spoon. The broth surrounding the beef has been in the oven for four hours, along with a handful of caramelised shallots, black peppercorns, thyme sprigs and bay leaves. I could have used traditional stock, but preferred to make one out of dried mushrooms: a dark coloured, bosky liquor …

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Gaming art for your new Twitter header: The ’80s (part 1)

While not everyone is crazy about Twitter’s new layout, we can all agree that a bigger header image is a good thing when showing off your favorite video games.<p>We’re releasing seven days’ worth of artwork, each with a different theme, that you can use to decorate your new Twitter profile:<p>Monday: The …

Canary Shatters Its Indiegogo Funding Goal For Its Smart, Dead-Simple Home Monitors

There are some 90 million homes in the U.S. without any security system whatsoever. Many of them are renters who don’t want to invest heavily in a place they don’t own, among hundreds of thousands of home owners who are simply priced out. There has never been a convenient, all-in-one system that …

30 Must-Have iPhone Apps For Frequent Flyers

Your iPhone could be your most valuable travel companion. It can help you get the best seats on and off the plane, get you to the gate on time, find convenient airport lounges, avoid weather cancellations and even help you find the bathroom in a pitch dark hotel room. All these apps are available …

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Here's An Excellent Presentation About The Rise Of Mobile And The Massive Implications

It's on the rise of mobile and what it means for the industry.<p>It's full of great charts like the one on the right about Microsoft. We first spotted it on Slideshare. We asked Evans if we could republish it, and he said yes.<p>Anyway … dig in!

Mobile Technology

Korean Startup Accelerator SparkLabs Reveals Its Second Intake

SparkLabs, the startup accelerator that wants to inject South Korea’s startup ecosystem with Silicon Valley expertise, announced its second intake today. Its latest class is an international lineup of companies that represent a variety of sectors and are at widely different stages of funding, from …

This Pouch Ensures You Pay Attention To Your Date, Not Your Phone

Blokket blocks cell signals and keeps your phone screen hidden from view.<p>Forget body language–the most effective, ultra-modern way to show someone that you’re into them, you respect them, or you genuinely enjoy their company is to keep your darn hands off your darn phone when you’re hanging out. …

Top 15 Features of Your DSLR Camera That You Should Know

There’s a lot to learn when you first get a DSLR. The first things you need to know is how to get out of auto mode and start using your camera’s …

Cameras

Hint: Not With Ads. How Can Your Startup Start Making Money?

There are lots of ways to finance your latest business venture, but one of the funnest ones remains offering a product or service in exchange for money, and people paying for it.<p>You should totally employ that strategy for your startup!<p>We kid, we kid, but not really. It’s no secret monetizing a …