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An Eater’s Guide to Atlanta in 2018

Despite boasting the largest metro area in the region, Atlanta is somewhat overlooked by outsiders who have recently become obsessed with Southern food and culture. Charleston has the Lowcountry, historic buildings, and celebrity chef Sean Brock. Nashville has hot chicken, music row, and, also, …

Texas

A chic home that cost just $60k (with floor plan)

Before we begin to show you this beautiful home, we want to make it clear that the cost of the project is very much affected by where this home was …

Why I Picked Up UPS And Left FedEx By The Curb

With the ubiquity of the e-commerce sector all but sealed, I decided that my retirement portfolio needed some skin in this game. I compared the two …

Investing

Steps You Can Take if You Want to Buy a Home Next Year

Have big dreams to buy a home next year, but don't know where to begin? Just because you don't think you'll have your down payment together for 2018 …

UPS tucks delivery drone into delivery truck to make a delivery

On a sparsely populated patch of land outside Tampa, Florida, UPS showed off on Monday a first-of-its-kind test for the 109-year-old shipping company.<p>UPS took a drone built into one of its iconic brown trucks to complete a delivery in Lithia, Florida, using a truck and drone from electric …

The Original Ending For ‘Jurassic Park’ Has Been Revealed

There’s nothing about <i>Jurassic Park</i>, a nearly perfect movie, I would change. Not the script, not the special effects, not the butt-holding, not the theme park ride, and especially not the ending, when a Tyrannosaurus rex, the film’s nominal villain, saves our human heroes from two hungry raptors. …

Where to eat and what to do on Valentine's Day in Atlanta

Photo by Matt Duncan<p>Dinner and a movie is so last year. Take advantage of these Valentine’s Day specials–and special activities–around Atlanta.<p><b>Atkins</b> …

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

This is how Apple Music plans to steal everyone from Spotify

Apple Music still has a ways to go before it catches up to Spotify, but with 20 million paying subscribers already on the books, Apple’s relatively …

Dipping my toes into the home automation pool

<b>NOTE:</b> <b>I’ve written a more current update to this post here.</b><p>After joining Google, we moved into a new place in Mountain View which gave me a chance to …

What's happened to Japan's car culture?

Apparently, Japanese car culture is dead. TG heads to Tokyo to seek the truth<p>The noise hits us before we see them. Which, considering they’re …

Finding Boshek-The Search For The Spaceman in the Star Wars Cantina

He was the man who could have been Solo.<p>I have always been intrigued by BoShek. When Ben Kenobi enters the cantina on Mos Eisley looking for a pilot …

Star Wars

Airline Employees Spill 12 Fascinating Secrets of Air Travel That Passengers Don't Know

Some scary, some interesting, and some downright bizarre.<p>Over at Reddit, someone asked airline employees to share secrets that we muggles don't know about the magical world of air travel. Hoo boy! There are some doozies. As someone who has to fly the (sometimes not so) friendly skies next week, I …

How To Talk To & Meet Girls On Instagram

<b>Instagram is a romantic place. Just by looking at someone’s pictures you can tell whether you love them or not (cue ‘Love Is In The Air’ by John Paul</b> …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

15 Apple Watch Apps That Can Help Improve Your Lifestyle

With the launch of Watch OS2 last month, independent developers were given access to the same Apple Watch native functionalities that Apple's own engineering team had all along. The result? A new class of apps that live on your wrist—no phone tethering required!—and which, with conscientious …

Final Red-Band Trailer for THE INTERVIEW

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Recipes

MacTrast Deals: The Complete iOS 7 Developers Course $59

- Jun 6, 2014<p>If you saw the WWDC 2014 Keynote address, you know some great things are on the way with the debut of iOS 8 later this year. While some …

Turning off your iPhone won't stop NSA bugs, but this will

Just because you turned off your phone doesn't mean the NSA isn't using it to spy on you.<p>Edward Snowden's latest revelation about the NSA's snooping …