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7 plays that swung momentum more than the overturned PI call in Lions-Cowboys game

Sure, be mad about the the overturned pass interference call in the game Sunday if you're a Lions fan. Save some hate for these plays, though.<p>The Detroit Lions-Dallas Cowboys Wild Card game ended in a fit of absurdity set in motion by an overturned pass interference call. The image is probably …

NFL

Top 10 Watches Of Baselworld 2014

Baselworld 2014 marks the fifth anniversary of aBlogtoWatch visiting the massive watch trade show event and at this point, our March/April pilgrimage …

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Defakto Detail Struktur Review: A Watch Designed With Design In Mind

Defakto is a boutique German watchmaker that creates the cases for brands with more recognition and history, but which focuses on classic, modern designs for its own imprint. The case shapes themselves are largely traditional and without flourish, with smaller diameter faces that look good on most …

The 2 biggest emerging opportunities in cryptocurrency

A few interesting bits of cryptocurrency news were announced within the past week. First, a team and project near and dear to me, Blockstream, publicly launched with a white paper for the first time rigorously documenting sidechains. Second, Oliver Bussmann, CIO of UBS, publicly stated “blockchain …

[Update] Bitcoin Brothers Aim To Disrupt Bitcoin Mining With New, More Powerful, Supercomputers

<b>[ Update: This post has been updated to reflect that the 25 Bitcoin reward is not for one transaction, but the reward for a block, which contains many transactions.]</b><p>After over two years in stealth mode, the bitcoin mining supercomputer manufacturer, Bitcoin Brothers is launching its hosted bitcoin …

Seeing the world's most complicated watch get built is pretty incredible

The amount of meticulous detail and genius craftsmanship and microscopic precision that goes into one of these Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime 5175R …

23 Mango Recipes That Bring the Tropics to You

Don't live on a remote island? Let these 23 mango recipes—for salads, desserts, drinks, and more—transport you there, even if only for a little while.<p><b>Palm trees, waves crashing on a pristine sandy beach, and mangoes</b>. Piles of fresh mangos. Oops, we didn't see you there. We were too busy daydreaming …

Healthy Eating

12 Best Men's Watches Under $2,000

Make no mistake, there’s lots to be attained in the sub $2,000 range of men’s watches. Design, movement and brand heritage all have a significant …

8 Things That Wreck Your Erection

Testosterone is the second factor that's crucial to a strong erection, and there are plenty of weird things that screw with its production. All the items on this list can mess with your manhood:<p><b>1. Grocery receipts.</b> The types of thermal paper and ink used for most supermarket receipts contain high …

Lone Star Crazy: How Right-Wing Extremists Took Over Texas

In today's Texas, which is falling into the hands of gun nuts, border-sealers and talk-radio charlatans, George W. Bush would practically be …

Guns

A Rib Eye to Rule Them All

When you've gotta have steak, nothing satisfies like a rib eye. Here's how to treat it right.<p>If you're going to pay top dollar for your steak, you're going to want to be extra sure to treat it right. With a prime cut like a dry-aged, bone-in rib eye, we're talking super simple. This cut has plenty …

Ribeye

How 'Una Carne Asada' Can Change the Way You Cook

How some grilled meat and a couple of awesome salsas taught editor in chief Adam Rapoport new ways to approach summer cooking<p>A year and a half ago, my friend Sasha started dating this fellow <b>Luis Alvarez y Alvarez</b>. Bushy salt-and-pepper Castro beard, slicked-back hair, barrel-chested like Hemingway, …

Cooking

Walking into Amsterdam

Turn a Raspberry Pi Into a Bluetooth Receiver for Your Car Stereo

If you have an older car without Bluetooth built into it, you can buy adapters to do so. But, Redditor parkerlreed decided to create his own system …

The Best- and Worst-Paid Jobs in America—in 1 Very Long Chart

From Anesthesiologist to Z<p>The 13 best-paid non-executive jobs in America have one thing in common: They're all in health care. Anesthesiologists nip surgeons to grab the top spot.<p>That's the top takeaway from this fun and long—like, <i>really</i> <i>long—</i>graph of the average wage of 820 occupations tracked by …

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271 Years Before Pantone, an Artist Mixed and Described Every Color Imaginable in an 800-Page Book | Colossal

<p>In 1692 an artist known only as “A. Boogert” sat down to write a book in Dutch about mixing watercolors. Not only would he begin the book with a bit …

Review: Grand Seiko Hi-Beat versus Snowflake

<b>Grand Seiko: Snowflake vs. Hi-Beat</b> <b>By Timeless Luxury Watches</b><p>Today we have a very special comparison—one that puts two leading Grand Seikos against …

Tubecore Duo

Funded by a very successful kickstarter campaign, the DUO intelligent home audio system by TubeCore is now available for purchase. DUO is dubbed as …

Watch: The Rise and Fall of a Courtroom Sketch Artist

This short video produced by Ramtin Nikzad for the New York Times captures the rise and fall of a courtroom sketch artist, Gary Myrick, in Texas.<p>The …

Art

LED Lightpainting by Darren Pearson (aka Darius Twin)

Who doesn't enjoy some good ol' lightpainting? Darren Peason, aka Darius Twin, series of lightpaintings feature skeletons, angels, and aliens. Watch …

Andy Warhol

10 lesser known movies to check out in 2014