Extra-tall and extra-crisp Yorkshire puddings. [Photographs: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt] Back when I was earning my wage as a cook at a co-ed fraternity house, I received a special dinner request from a few exchange
Soft and crunchy peanut butter cookies. [Photographs: Vicky Wasik] A lot of peanut butter cookies are simply basic butter cookies with peanut butter mixed in. They're pretty darn good, but these are not
In an attempt to reduce smog, Milan, Italy has ordered private cars off the city's streets between 10 AM and 4 PM for the first three days of this week. The AP said that motorists largely respected the
Speaking tonight during a Take This charity livestream event, BioShock creator Ken Levine talked a little bit more about his upcoming game, which remains largely a mystery. He was asked what his influences
In a new video, the developer behind the upcoming Ghost in the Shell Online for PC has stated that the game will receive a US release before other regions. The game is currently being developed by Neople,
To figure out the best cities for drinking in 2015, we imbibed all over this great nation and weighed many factors, from closing times and historical impact to happy hours, breweries, and contributions
It makes babies howl inconsolably on flights and sometimes during takeoff or landing I have the urge on the plane to just let myself collapse and do the same. That acute pain of ear pressure doesn't discriminate.
The Grand Canyon. The Statue of Liberty. Mount Rushmore. These iconic tourist attractions are definitely on everyone's must-see list, but there are also a number of hidden gems throughout the country often
The world's biggest spirits producer is getting on board with nutrition information labels that tell you exactly how many calories are in your glass. It's simple enough to figure out how many calories
The Palace Museum, usually referred to as the Forbidden City, is a hugely popular tourist attraction in Beijing, but it's also extremely delicate. For that reason, Chinese officials have banned selfie
Disneyland Resort (DLR) and Walt Disney World (WDW) are aimed at two very different vacation experiences. In my opinion, they're both very good at what they're doing, but their audiences and experiences
Lewis Carroll’s popular tales contain some hidden truths about the human brain that are still inspiring neuroscientists to this day. David Robson takes a leap down the rabbit hole. Lewis Carroll was remarkably
Last year, we saw cryptocurrencies break into mainstream news media with the launch of the ‘Coinye West‘ Bitcoin. The currency, originally slated for release in January last year, was shuttered after Kanye
The bluetooth enabled deadbolt includes a doorbell and a camera to make sure your front door is covered. A smart lock, a smart doorbell and a smart camera rolled into one, BlueGuard wants to take care
About a year after Popcorn Time's death and resurrection show, comes news that the app is taking even more of the legwork out of watching pirated movies online. To further stretch the meaning of "legal,"
Moju, the motion-based photo app launched last year that bills itself as an Instagram on steroids, lets you take a series of shots that automatically fuse for animated viewing with a twist of the wrist.
But of course, the Apple boss loved him. “You know Jony,” said Jobs. “He’s kind of a cherub.” When Steve Jobs came back to Apple in 1997 as part of the acquisition of NeXT, he had one goal: to scorch earth
So this appears to be a thing now. Just last week, Google’s Cultural Institute released a Chrome extension that hangs famous works of artists from the likes of Van Gogh, Degas, and Claude Monet in empty
Walking while staring at a smartphone screen is an all-too-common activity. While many people miraculously dodge danger, others end up falling into lakes or getting smacked in the face by an NBA basketball.
Reuters reports that its English and Chinese news sites have become inaccessible in China today. It’s not the first time: its Chinese-language site was blocked temporarily in 2013, too. The news agency
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From apps that makes budgeting beautiful to ones that let you know the exact minute it's going to rain, there's something for every lifestyle. We've collected the best of the best in this unique mix, we
After Jobs was ousted from Apple in 1985, he bought Pixar (at the time called Graphics Group) from Lucasfilm for $5 million. He became the company's largest shareholder and CEO until Disney bought it $7.4
Forbes: Clinical psychologist Dr. Meg Jay doesn’t subscribe to the theory that your 20s are a throwaway time to just have fun and decide what you want to be when you grow up. While popular media often