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New West Village Italian Restaurant Tops Everything With 10 Grams of Truffle

A new Italian restaurant in West Village is putting truffle on <i>everything</i>. At <b>Oak Tuscan Truffle Lounge</b> <b>—</b> now open at 28 Greenwich Ave., between Charles and West 10th streets — all dishes are topped with a decadent 10 grams of shaved truffle.<p>“Everybody does pizza with truffle, gnocchi with truffle, …

West Village

This Indoor Herb Garden Kit Makes Growing Basil Ridiculously Easy

Growing your own windowsill herb garden is a dream of most home cooks. But caring for these plants is a gentle balancing act: watering it regularly, …

Gardening

This Underground Barbecue Joint Has Attracted a Following in Crown Heights

Legit North Carolina-style barbecue on a Brooklyn street corner<p>The <i>Times</i> spotlights a barbecue operation at the corner of Albany Avenue and Pacific Street in Crown Heights, run by <b>Donnell Rogers</b> out of his front yard. On Saturdays, Rogers makes pecan wood-smoked pork ribs and chicken legs with a …

Manhattan

This tiny cable can charge both iPhones and Android devices

Keeping enough cables around to keep your iPhone and Android-toting friends charged up can be a big tangled pain, but there’s now one cable to rule them all.<p>inCharge debuted its new tiny charging cable today. Not only does it pack a Lightning connector that also works with Micro-USB ports, but you …

Infographic: When will your social media post perform the best?

Posting great content does you no good if nobody sees it.Social media channels are not one-size-fits-all. Just as different content types excel on …

30 Of The Handiest Gadgets On Amazon For Under $20

In this day and age, finding a practical product that claims to make life easier isn't hard. You know what is? Finding one that actually does it. …

Sonoma’s Secret Elite Wine Region

On far-western, coastal ridges, some of Northern California’s most talented winemakers are producing exquisite Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays.<p>In the …

13 Matching Shirts For Dads and Kids That You'll Want to Buy Just for The 'Gram

As many of our Instagram feeds could prove, there's little cuter than a mom and baby in matching clothes, especially coordinating t-shirts . . . except maybe a dad and his little ones in matching shirts. If you're looking for a Father's Day gift (or holiday or birthday gift) for the man in your …

Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Is the Hottest Drink of Summer | Real Simple

Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Pour the rosé into ice cube trays and freeze until solid, 8 hours or overnight.<p>Step 2<p>Combine the …

70 Israeli Startups You Need to Follow

Israel is known as "Startup Nation." In honor of its birthday, follow these 70.<p>Seventy years ago today the State of Israel was founded. While Israel is always full of political controversy, especially with President Trump's decision to move the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, it has …

Digital Health

Santa-Monica Based Start Up Disrupts Procrastination

Procrastination is a natural human behavior, and it’s always been with us. However, more people than ever are reporting that they are chronic …

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

Israel Is the World’s New Dining Hotspot

Tourism surged to a record last year and is rising even faster in 2018, the nation’s 70th anniversary. Here’s where to eat, with tips from global …

Designer Tom Ford Debuts New Watch Collection

Posted in Watches and Wear<p>Fashion magnate Tom Ford is releasing a line of Swiss-Made watches & so far that collection consists of just one watch, …

Want to Become a Consultant? There's an App for That. Actually, There Are 3.

If you have skills that others need, consider the apps Clarity, Moonlighting and Upwork.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're a seasoned entrepreneur, you're likely expert at something other entrepreneurs need help with -- be it complex accounting issues, or how to …

Small Business

Idolcam is made for vloggers

The Idolcam shoots at a maximum resolution of 4K/30fps, and features an integrated 3-axis motorized gimbal to help smooth out the shakes – an …

The Book Like A Boss app is the personal assistant you've always wanted

As the saying goes, the hustle is real — especially when you're trying to become your own boss.<p>From attracting new clientele to managing your social …

26 Apps to Make Your Phone the Best Personal Assistant Ever

A mobile device loaded with the right apps can truly help a person get ahead in business and life.<p>A mobile device loaded with the right apps can help a person get more done, stay informed, relax and save money. Here's a fresh list of apps more than two dozen high achievers are using every …

Apps

17 Truly Great Parms to Try in NYC

The parm is a reliably filling thing of beauty, be it a colossal chicken parm that spills over the edges of a plate or a neatly-stacked rectangle of eggplant parm with double-digit layers. It’s got Neapolitan roots (in lightly-fried, sparingly cheese-trimmed form, and called parmigiana), but it …

$56 case turns your iPad into an ultrabook with a backlit keyboard

Apple’s iPad lineup has come a long way over the past few years, and the company’s entry-level model is remarkably powerful for the price. Even …

14 Amazing Baby Products On Amazon That'll Make You Go, "Wow! Look At Those Reviews!"

You won't be disappointed.<p><b>Sample 5-star review:</b> "Hands down this is one of the best inventions for babies ever. A friend had one on her baby registry years ago and I thought it sounded disgusting. I bought it and she showed me how it worked. In no way does the snot get anywhere near your mouth, …

Home Down Payments: 7 Myths Debunked

If you don't know the facts when it comes to homebuying, you could end up paying tens of thousands of dollars more than you have to.<p>The National …

Personal Finance

The Secrets of Russian Honey Cake, Revealed

When Michelle Polzine opened 20th Century Cafe, a tiny pastry shop in San Francisco in 2013, her majestic Russian honey cake enchanted sweet tooths everywhere. Food writers and pastry chefs flew in from across the country to marvel at the gravity-defying stack of airy cake layers slathered with …

Dessert

At the Aviary’s New York Hotel-Lobby Outpost, the Magic Is Confined to the Glass

“Don’t worry, most people abandon it halfway through,” the impeccably mannered waitperson said with a practiced little bow. My guests and I were …

Mandarin Oriental

This $35 iPhone X case packs a 6,000 mAh battery that nearly triples your battery life

If you’re like me, you’re pretty surprised at how good the battery life is on the iPhone X. Despite how compact the phone is, it can easily carry you …

Elephant conservationists call on Canada to step up to protect endangered animals

In the last decade, Canadians have legally imported more than 2,600 trophy animals that are on an international list of endangered species.<p>The imports also include thousands of animal skins, skulls, feet, ears, tusks, horns and tails of everything from antelope to zebras from all corners of the …

FourBears is a Kickstarter project that lets you create a customized children's book

You remember your favorite characters from your favorite book or movie as a kid, right?<p>Whether it's a princess from a Disney movie or a talking pig …

Charge your Android phone with this wireless dock for $14

<b>Update:</b> It looks like this coupon code expired shortly after we posted it. Sorry about that!<p>This Otium fast wireless charger dock is down to $13.96 …

Android Phones

Amazon Launches Affordable Furniture Collection with Stylish Small Spaces in Mind

If you reside in a dense metropolis, chances are that your living space is limited. Small square footages are one of the tradeoffs for being among hustle and bustle, but it doesn’t mean you have feel cramped while in your home. Through clever industrial design, furniture for tiny spaces can …

Furniture

8 Compact Strollers for Easier Thanksgiving Travel

Clothes? Check. Coats? Check. Diapers and wipes? Check. Bag of random toys, blankies, and other assorted lovies that your little one absolutely, positively can’t live without? Check. Now that you’re a mom, packing for what used to be a simple Thanksgiving trek back to your childhood home suddenly …