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Our Best Recipes From Thomas Keller

Mac and cheese, coconut cake, and some of the tastiest cookies we've ever eaten<p>Thomas Keller, renowned chef and restaurateur, has the recipes you …

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Google's Nexus Wireless Charger now available in US and Canada

Google's new wireless charging pad for the Nexus 5, Nexus 4, and Nexus 7 is now on sale in the US and Canada for $49.99. While Google originally said that the charger would launch alongside the Nexus 5 itself, it appears to have been delayed for a few weeks before its availability today. Both of …

XCOM: Enemy Within review: human sacrifice

It's a fitting sign of our times that, in a game which already contains zombies, aliens and robots, its designers elected to add not pirates or ninjas, but bankers<p>Firing up <i>XCOM: Enemy Within</i>, I wanted to try playing it differently than I was used to playing <i>XCOM: Enemy Unknown</i>. I wanted to test the …

Valve taking sign-ups for In-Home Streaming beta

Valve is now offering beta sign-ups for its In-Home Streaming feature, which the company says will be available for testing later this year.<p>To register for a chance to take part in the beta test, Steam users must join the official group in the Steam Community.<p>Steam's In-Home Streaming is designed …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

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Crunching The Numbers: Can Dual $269 Nvidia GTX 760s Outperform A $999 Titan?

As NVIDIA’s trio of graphics card launches winds down with the mainstream-level GTX 760, and only sporadic rumors of AMD’s new Radeon 8000 series launching in October, we have a few months to evaluate the best and most cost-efficient upgrade options. You may be tempted by NVIDIA’s GTX 780, which …

Return Of The $750 Gaming PC Build: Now With Blu-Ray, Modular PSU, Double The SSD Storage

In April I posted an article titled “How To Build A Powerful Gaming PC For $750 — SSD And Operating System Included.” In less than three months it has attracted a shocking amount of views and inspired throngs of readers to wade into the exciting waters of PC gaming. Hundreds of you built that …