James W. Gaul

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The secret origin story of the iPhone

An exclusive excerpt from The One Device<p><i>This month marks 10 years since Apple launched the first iPhone, a device that would fundamentally transform how we interact with technology, culture, and each other. Ahead of that anniversary,</i> Motherboard <i>editor Brian Merchant embarked on an investigation to</i> …

Computer Science

6 Do’s and 2 Don’ts of Cooking Ribs

Gone are the days that men ruled the grill and women, the kitchen. It’s the 21st century, and ladies can be grill masters *just* as much as guys can. Yes, that even goes for the always intimidating rack of ribs. With the proper grilling tools and an arsenal of tips and hacks, you’ll be teaching …

BBQ

12 low-maintenance flowers you can't kill

(Unless you try very hard.)<p>Sometimes you just want a guarantee. You don't have the money or time for that picture-perfect garden that you know …

Gardening

Philadelphia Eagles: Wide receiver

Down five late in a Week 14 game against the Redskins, the Eagles faced repeated must-throw scenarios—and yet they played with two wideouts and two …

Fantasy Football

The Man Who Turned Hitler Into Hitler

In this prologue to the mesmerizing The Devil’s Diary, we meet Alfred Rosenberg, the evil mastermind who more than anyone shaped Hitler’s …

A liquid journey through Scotland’s whisky districts

With winter well upon us, and the fireplace a familiar friend, I tend to keep the corks secured in my white wines and reach for the warmth of …

Single Malt Whisky

This Easy-to-Make Drink May Ruin Regular Coffee for You Forever

So let’s see — we’ve got coffee for that much-needed energy buzz, Amaretto for that warm, giddy feeling and chocolate to help all your troubles melt away. We’re pretty sure that’s the perfect formula for a festive winter drink that’ll leave you with a giant smile on your face (there were certainly …

Dessert

12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

National Parks

How to Throw the Ultimate Bagel Brunch

Throw the ultimate bagel brunch with these tips from Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen. Remember: salmon breath is a sign of a good time<p>You can substitute whitefish or hot-smoked salmon for the trout.<p>2.[#image: /photos/57d8299a6520aa8f7013c974]||||||<p>Horseradish-Dill Schmear<p>Throw this spread together a …

Breakfast

Nine Ways 2013 Changed Gold For Good

December 25, 2013<p>The price of gold is down 28% in 2013 and is set to break the 12-year bull run that took it from around $270 an ounce at the end of …

Sunday links: a shortage of smarts

<i>Now is a great time to sign up for Amazon Prime and support Abnormal Returns at the same time. 30-day free trials are available and don’t forget to</i> …

No-Dividend Stocks Crushing The Market: Top List

December 26, 2013<p>It was barely a decade or so ago that dividends were shunned as old-school. In 2002 just 351 of the companies in the S&P 500 paid a …

Two trends I'm watching next year

Well, there are early signs that millenials are moving out of their parents' houses, short-term demand-side pressures are returning (especially for …

31 Delicious Low-Carb Breakfasts For A Healthy New Year

It's time to kick that bagel-a-day habit.