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If You Only Master One Pasta Recipe, This Should Be It

Few meals epitomize "comfort food" more than a bowl of fresh, steaming pasta drizzled in homemade sauce and topped with shavings of Parmesan. While …

Italian Food

Chili Colorado Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Chili Colorado is the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. Recipe developer Rick Martinez's mom's chili Colorado, to be</i> …

Cooking

How to Get a Plane Ticket on Frontier Airlines for $29

If you didn't make it on to the website for Frontier's $1 flight sale earlier this month, today is your lucky day. The airline is offering slightly …

Flying

Facebook, Microsoft, and Dropbox team up to make tech more accessible to people with disabilities

Facebook, Microsoft, Dropbox, and several other tech notables are coming together to make technology more accessible to people with disabilities.<p>Together these companies and educational partners like Stanford and Carnegie Mellon University, have designed a working group called Teaching …

Garmin's Varia radar warns cyclists about traffic they can't see

Six months. That's apparently how long it takes to buy a company, retool their product, and sell it under a new name. Garmin's new Varia Rearview Bike Radar is a rear light that scans up to 140m behind a bicycle for traffic. It then hands that data on to either a compatible Garmin Edge system or a …

Grandma Kathy's Coffee Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Is Grandma Kathy's coffee cake the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. The coffee cake recipe of recipe developer</i> …

Dessert

Salty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

24 Servings<p>Finishing your chocolate chunk cookies cookies with a flaky salt like Maldon brings out the chocolate flavor and tempers the sweetness, creating the ultimate sweet and salty snack. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups …

Dessert

This Is the Best Pizza in America (Yep, We Said It)

Philadelphia’s Pizzeria Beddia is a seatless joint with two employees and no phone. It also happens to serve the best pizza in America. (Yep, we said it.) Andrew Knowlton delves deep into the obsessive mind and magical dough of owner Joe Beddia.<p><i>Philadelphia's Pizzeria Beddia is a seatless joint</i> …

New Jersey

Adobe wants to take over the stock image world

Adobe Stock launches alongside CC 2015<p>Adobe is releasing a wide range of updates to its Creative Cloud apps this morning, but the biggest release isn't an update — it isn't even an app — it's an entirely new service. Today marks the launch of Adobe Stock, a stock image service that Adobe hopes will …

Tutorials

Here's Microsoft's $140 PC on a stick

Microsoft has teamed up with Indian gadget maker iBall to launch the Splendo, a dongle-sized PC that runs Windows 8.1.<p>The pocket-sized Splendo can connect to TVs and monitors via HDMI. It’s powered by an Intel Atom quad-core processor with 2GB RAM and includes 32GB of onboard storage.<p>It also …

Make a Better Baked Pasta With These Can't-Ignore Tips

Baked pasta is always good—but with these tips, it can be a whole lot better.<p>Baked pasta is, hands down, one of the best comfort foods we know. Done right, this classic is the perfect combination of cheesy, starchy, saucy, hot, and salty. Pair it with a bottle of red, and you’ve got a darn fine …

Italian Food

$250 Accessibility App Generates More than $3 Million in Sales

iPhone and iPhone Apps can help dramatically change the life of impaired individuals. Often developers forget about accessibility as a market. …

Gun Review: SIG SAUER X-Five Classic

<i>(This is a reader gun review contest entry, click here for more details.)</i><p>By Christopher Cicchitelli<p>A few weeks before my wedding, my soon-to-be wife …

Chicken Enchiladas

Coat large saute pan with oil. Season chicken with salt and pepper. Brown chicken over medium heat, allow 7 minutes each side or until no longer …

How the Visually Impaired Community Can Use Flipboard

Did you know that Flipboard is accessible to people who are visually impaired? We believe all people should have access to everything from current events to great stories around trends or topics they want to keep up on, which is why early on our developers ensured that Flipboard could be read out …

10 Places You Must Visit With Your Kids

<i>Molokai's Halawa Bay in Hawaii (Courtesy Hawaii Tourism Authority)</i><p>With just eighteen summer holidays to look forward to as parents, it's important to think very carefully about where you're going to spend each one. It may be easy to spend your family vacation in your beach home or at the local …

National Parks

Uber Adds New Features To Driver-Side App For Hearing Impaired Drivers

Uber is making changes to its driver-side app to provide better functionality for deaf and hard of hearing driver partners.<p>For years now, Uber’s driver-side app has used audio alerts to notify the driver when a passenger is waiting to be picked up. This put Uber’s deaf and hard of hearing drivers …

Transportation

50 Things to Make with Bacon

Make bacon the star ingredient in pastas, salads, snacks and more from Food Network Magazine.<p>Charles Masters<p>1. <b>Bacon Guacamole</b> Mash 2 avocados with …

Bacon

Best Eats: Phoenix

Best Eats: Phoenix 06:26<p>Beau shares his top picks for breakfast, lunch and dinner in Phoenix.<p>From: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner<p>Get more Food Network<p>More …

French Onion Macaroni and Cheese Soup

During our first test in the Kitchens, our tasters thought this mash-up soup was just a big bowl of macaroni and cheese but the French onion soup …

Home

Where you store your gear could make or break your meal.<p>By: Food Network Kitchen<p>Food Network Magazine created ten new takes on everyone's favorite …

The best fries from every state

No longer just a side dish, great fries deserve recognition in their own right. So we consulted expert reviews and local recommendations to find the true standouts from every state.<p><i>Did we get your state right? Let us know in the comments.</i>

French Fries

The best coffeemaker

<i>This post was done in partnership with the Sweethome, a list of the best gear for your home. Read the full article at</i> <i>TheSweethome.com</i><p>After two months surveying readers; interviewing coffee experts; researching makes, models, and reviews; and testing five finalist machines with a 10-person tasting …

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

Everyone has their dream bucket list of travel destinations, but what about dream hotels?<p>Since summer is right around the corner and we're dreaming about vacations in far off places, we've come up with the ultimate bucket list of hotels to stay in around the world.<p>From private overwater bungalow …

Southern Ocean

Animated Explanations of the 12 Principles of Animation

Animator Alan Becker (previously) has created 12 informative animations that explain the 12 basic principles of animation as outlined in the classic …

25 Hearty Winter Stews

Gallery25 Hearty Winter Stews<p>At this time of year, it's often difficult to wrangle whatever is in your fridge and whip up something sufficiently filling and warming for dinner. Coming in from the cold can make you want to hibernate—not take on big, labor-intensive projects. Enter the stew: minimal …

Cooking

18 One-Pan Breakfast Recipes That Will Send You to the Strata-sphere

Alright, show of hands. Who out there loves bread, brunch and basically all things indulgent? Looks like just about everyone. This means you <i>definitely</i> need some strata in your life. These 18 eggy, cheesy and sometimes meaty bread puddings stir together all of the usual breakfast table suspects into …

Breakfast