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How to Wrap a Sandwich

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Wrap your sandwich like the gift that it is.</i><p>Your much-needed lunch break finally rolls around. But you open up your brown bag only to find that your …

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Samsung Won't Get New Trial; Judge Koh Slaps Apple for Nationalistic Appeal

Samsung had objected to Apple lawyers pointing out in their closing that TVs are no longer made in the U.S.<p>The federal judge overseeing the Apple versus Samsung patent case denied the Korean electronics giant a new trial, but criticized Apple’s lawyers for making an appeal to national pride during …

The 2014 Chevrolet SS is a four-door Corvette

The rear-drive, moonlights-as-a-cop-car, zombie-Pontiac rock star.<p>The new Chevy SS is sharp, tactile, a joy to abuse, and the most rewarding Chevy sedan we've ever driven. It's also a bit of an oddball, a performance cardoing its best not to look like one.<p>We've been waiting for the SS ever since GM …

Why Is Facebook’s App Asking To Read Your Text Messages?

Over the last month or so, a few keen-eyed Android users may have been startled by some peculiar permission requests when they tried to update their Facebook app. One request asks to “read your text messages (SMS or MMS).”<p>That’s not exactly the kind of language users are likely to find reassuring, …

New App Launched In Time For Super Bowl Lets You Call Out Brands For Sexist Ads

This Sunday’s Super Bowl broadcast will see some of the world’s biggest consumer brands vying for your attention at an estimated price of $4 million for 30 seconds. In years past, viewers have come to expect a certain recurring theme from these expensive ads.<p>In 2013 alone, we watched swimsuit model …

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7 Places Where You Can Still Go Off the Grid

<i>This post was authored by Lauren Hunter (Vayable.com).</i><p>I banned Christmas in 2013. I know what you're thinking: <i>How could you do that to Santa?!</i><p>After last year's battle of overanxious crowds and snappy sales clerks, I couldn't look at one more overcrowded shopping mall or department store sales …

BASTILLE on Twitter: "We're on SNL tonight (wahhhh) playing songs from our album BAD BLOOD. Grab it at @iTunesMusic http://t.co/6vr8h6LuTm http://t.co/gjIVPLUDBb"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>Walkstille</b><p>@BestBestille @<b>bastilledan</b> @<b>iTunesMusic</b> IM ACTUALLY AMAZED THAT U CAN SPEAK TURKISH WHILE HAVING A HEART …

Katy Perry Talks Weed, Aliens, Her Virginity and More

Pop star opens up in a revealing new interview<p>Since releasing <i>Prism</i> this past October, Katy Perry has been consistently in the news. Maybe not at the …

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Fashion Panel Talks Omni-Channel Retail at DLD 2014

Imran Amed discusses omni-channel retail strategies with Paula Reed of Mytheresa.com, Chris Kyvetos of Sneakerboy and Ulric Jerome of …

Getting Down: hands-on with the Tinder for f*** buddies

Originally titled Bang With Friends, Down is a dating app. Like<p>Tinder, it's easy to set up, and asks you to swipe through profiles to find matches …

InStyle's Eric Wilson: 2014 Globes Red Carpet One of the "Most Gratifyingly Daring"

Does it pay to take chances?<p>That question comes to mind in the hazy morning-after replay of Sunday night’s Golden Globes ceremony, one of the most …

In 2014 the next billion will access the mobile internet—at $20 a handset

For the first time ever, in 2013 smartphones outsold feature phones, and the dean of Silicon Valley tech investing, Marc Andreessen, says that within three years you simply won’t be able to buy a non-smartphone. But what proportion of phones in use right now are smartphones?<p>Less than half, is the …

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Why 2014 will be Apple’s year of big reveals

2013 was a very Apple-y year, in that incremental improvements were pretty much all Apple rolled out. This kind of refinement and polish is one of the things the company does best. It’s easy to forget, for example, that Steve Jobs once unveiled a version of the Mac OS in which the only major …

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Tonight's Meteor Shower: Live, From Space, It's The Quadrantids

It's early January, and that means it's time for the Quadrantid meteor shower to peak. Despite winter weather that might cloud the skies in some areas, forecasters say this year's event is worth getting up for, citing lunar conditions that will darken the night sky.<p>If you haven't heard of the …

FYI: Do Fat People Stay Warmer Than Thin People?

Pack on some extra pounds for winter<p>At the yearly Rottnest Channel Swim in Western Australia, participants often smear their bodies with animal fat for insulation against the 70-degree water. But their own body fat also helps to keep them warm, like an extra layer of clothing beneath the skin. When …

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2014 Movies: The 44 Most Anticipated Blockbusters, Comedies, Dramas, & More

Marvel<p>2013 was, by almost everyone's account, a pretty stellar year for movies, which it didn't necessary look like it was going to be from the outset, what with the high number of sequels, spin-offs, and "shared universe" titles on the calendar. (You can read our own recap of our 50 favorites …

Google reportedly partners with Audi for on-board Android

The Web giant and the automaker will develop in-car entertainment and information systems based on Google's mobile operating system, the Wall Street Journal reports.<p>Google is reportedly hitting the road for its next battle with Apple for mobile OS market share.<p>The Web giant has teamed with …

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50 Best-Dressed Men in Britain 2014

Welcome to GQ's best-dressed list 2014, in association with Mercedes-Benz, where we pay homage to the most stylish men to grace these isles - from …

'Hobbit' blasts past newcomers to claim third box office crown | Reuters

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” the special-effects-laden tale that pits dwarfs against a dragon, blasted to its third consecutive box office title, collecting $29.9 million over the post-Christmas weekend to beat newcomers “The Wolf of Wall Street” and “The …

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Box Office: Bieber Bombs, and '47 Ronin' Could Lose $175 Million for Universal

Thanks to the funky Christmas schedule, five major releases hit in the middle of the week, (<i>Wolf of Wall Street, Walter Mitty, 47 Ronin, Grudge Match</i>, and <i>Believe</i>). Of those, the big standouts (not in a good way) were <i>47</i> <i>Ronin, Grudge Match</i>, and <i>Believe</i>. <i>Grudge Match</i> only managed $7.3 million domestic …

#theLIST: Holiday Hair

From straight and sleek to intricate braids and sky high topknots, some celebs just know how to do party hair<p>From straight and sleek to intricate braids and sky high topknots, some celebs just know how to do party hair

Winter Skin Solutions From The Pros

From frigid temperatures to extreme indoor heat, your skin can bare the brunt of the season's brutal environmental assaults. Top docs share their daily tricks and the best ingredients to winterize your complexion.<p>In the spring and summer, not only do you have the luxury of layering on bronzer but …