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San Francisco's Best Old-School Restaurants

With iconic dishes, secret recipes, and unique atmospheres, these old school spots have stood the test of time and taste.<b>Tadich Grill</b>What started as …

Dad Jams

This group is everything you guessed (and secretly hoped) it would be: committed "dad-rockers" armed with the likes of Steely Dan, Sting, George …

“Moving Murals: Henry Chalfant & Martha Cooper’s All-City Graffiti Archive”

For its debut exhibit, City Lore revisits the street-art-painted subway cars of NYC in the ’70s and early ’80s. Images of more than 850 tattooed …

"Ladies and Gentlemen...The Beatles!"

On the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four arriving stateside, the Public Library for the Performing Arts and the Grammy Museum showcase memorabilia, …

Shakin’ All Over Under Sideways Down

Jonathan Toubin and guests bring rock and soul to the Lower East Side every Friday, with an emphasis on prized vinyl recordings from the ’50s and …

The best boat bars in NYC

What better way to take advantage of New York’s gorgeous waterfront views than by actually getting on the water at one of the best boat bars in NYC? …

28 Outstanding Coffee Shops in NYC

While New York is full of great coffee, the sea of cafes can be hard to navigate. Here to help is a guide to New York's top coffee shops. This map shares where to find the brightest espresso, the best-made cappuccino, or just a really good drip coffee.<p><i>Note: Restaurants on this map are listed based</i> …

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San Francisco's 25 Most Iconic Pizzerias

<b>Pizza Week</b> is here, and for our second annual edition, we've rounded up our favorite pizzas in the Eater SF coverage area (that would be San Francisco, Oakland, and Berkeley). From thin-crust to deep-dish, from takeout windows to upscale establishments, from co-op bakeries to family-owned classics, …

Trou Normand, Bar Agricole's SOMA Follow-Up

Grid View<p>Trou Normand in San Francisco<p>The beauty of a space pictured above is <b>Trou Normand</b>, which opens tonight in SOMA's historic Pacific Telephone Building at New Montgomery and Natoma. In the works since November 2012 (and originally known as Whiteside Company), it's the concept its sibling <b>Bar</b> …

Alquimie: Edition Two

As a companion to their engaging website, which explores drinks of all kinds found around the world, Australia's Alquimie has released the second edition of their quarterly print publication. Like their equally impressive inaugural edition, the latest isn't a pedestrian booze magazine; although it …

A Clever Hack Makes Any Receipt Printer Spit Out The U.S. Constitution

Swiss artist Thibault Brevet apparently has an affinity for America’s most treasured document: the Constitution. He created a hack that can produce a brand-new paper copy of it from any receipt printer.<p>Brevet, best known before this for a project called “Grand Central” that used a robot equipped …

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The Aether Cone Makes Music Simple

Aether aims to make your music experience pretty simple with their latest design called the Cone. The conical speaker plays your music as soon as you …

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A Desk Jobs’ Would Approve Of

From the maker of the Slate Mobile AirDesk (we’re obsessed with it) comes a big brother version called the SlatePro. It fits any size computer or …

The Last Days of Blackbeard

Blackbeard was the most famous of all the 18-century pirates that looted and plundered their way around the New World. He commandeered ship after …

Cocktail Recipe: Mud Hen Tavern’s Go Figure Cocktail

<b>Go Figure Cocktail</b><p>Ingredients:<p><i>2 oz fig-infused Maker’s Mark bourbon ( figs can be dried or fresh [no sugar added])</i><p><i>½ oz Combier Fruits Rouge</i><p><i>½ oz</i> …

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A Machine To Hand-Crank Your Animated GIFs

The animated GIF is the Hallmark card of the internet–distributed on a whim to verbalize some emotion, only to be tossed aside after a brief laugh. It’s the most disposable and reproducible of medias, so making the GIF a fine, handmade piece of art seems borderline impossible.<p>But the Giphoscope …

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