Jim R

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'Raw' Review: Cannibal Coming-of-Age Movie Is a Modern Horror Masterpiece

Intense French thriller on student with taste for human flesh is clever feminist parable – and a contender for best horror movie of the decade<p><i>It's</i> …

The First Evil Maid-Proof Computer

It doesn’t matter how many bits your password has, how proven your encryption is, or how many TrueCrypt volumes are on your computer. If someone …

Unleash Your Inner App Developer Part 6: Finishing the Prototype

<i>Do you have an idea for an app, but lack the programming knowledge to begin building it? In this weekly blog series, How To Unleash Your Inner App Developer, I will take you, the non-programmer, step by step through the process of creating apps for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Join me each</i> …

iOS Programming

Apple announces iOS 7, 'biggest change' since the introduction of the iPhone, coming this fall

Apple has officially taken the wraps off of iOS 7 at its Worldwide Developer Conference today. iOS 7 is the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system that debuted back in 2007 on the original iPhone. According to Apple CEO Tim Cook, iOS 7 is the biggest change to the platform since the …

The Only Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

When it comes to pancakes, you don't want to mess around. Pancakes are great. They make breakfast a more exciting meal. They even make our weekends just a little more special. So if you churn out a subpar batch of pancakes, the day is definitely a little sadder. And you're meal significantly less …

The Only Hamburger Recipe You'll Ever Need

Today is Memorial Day and if you're like most Americans, your celebration will culminate at the grill over a sizzling hamburger. In the event you miss this date, tomorrow, May 28th, is National Hamburger Day.<p>To honor the almighty burger in proper form, here's a recipe from me to you -- the …

August: the beautiful, Yves Behar-designed $199 smart lock

The home automation market is really starting to take off, and surprisingly, it's door locks that are proving to be one of the biggest areas of interest. Established home security companies like Kwikset and mobile carriers (via unnamed OEMs) are working to combine smartphones and deadbolts, while …

The 5 Coolest Car Stunts of the Last 5 Years

We may no longer live in the golden age of the stuntman, with names like Evel Knievel attempting death-defying stunts. But don't believe that everything that can be done with a car or motorcycle has been done. These five recent stunts prove there is no en

Buying A Smoker: Top 10 List

Related articles<p>How to buy a smoker. A checklist of things to look for before you make your selection.<p>What fuel is right for you? The pros and cons of logs, wood pellets, charcoal, gas, and electric.<p>Charcoal and wood smokers. Tip top flavors, some are super easy to use, and others are a pain.<p>Egg, …

BBQ

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Chilled Sugar Snap Pea Soup - Cold Spring Pea Soup

Blackened Chicken Burgers with Warm Mango Salsa

This post is going to be short and sweet.<p>Yesterday, I talked about my crazy busy schedule this past week and my early morning flight to New York to …

Chipotle-Bacon Turkey Burger Recipe

Tip<p>How to Freeze Burgers<p>Place patties in a single layer or stack and separate layers with non-greased freezer paper. Insert carefully into a freezer …

Recipe | Turkey Burger with spinach and goat cheese

Tonight I have for you a recipe for a flavorful turkey burger. What? Yes, I just used “flavorful” and “turkey burger” in the same sentence. In fact, …

Cooking

22 Amazing Destinations You Can See With Google Street Views

That trip you'd been thinking about is so far down the horizon, you can barely make it out.<p>To top that off, your passport expired three months ago, you have a whopping credit card bill, and you need to pay a parking ticket. You are eternally trapped here, but through the power of The Internet you …

Google

BBC fans the fanboy flames with streaming snark

It took the BBC six months to bring its iPlayer Radio app over from iOS to Android, but the results are even better than on the iPhone, at least …

Samsung Galaxy

Windows 10 review

Once upon a time, a new version of Windows would release about as often as the US switches presidents. It was exciting to see updates because of how …

Chill Puck designed to keep drinks colder, longer

According to Peters, the Chill Puck uses "NASA-designed equipment" originally used for chilling nuclear reactors in cold war-era satellites. The …

Kickstarter

Honeywell shows off new Wi-Fi Programmable Thermostat

I don’t think anybody really gave their thermostat much thought before Nest unveiled its cool little round Wi-Fi programmable unit. That Nest …

Home Automation

Ralph Lauren Nylon Utility Backpack

Ralph Lauren has officially made the best looking backpack/rucksack we’ve seen in quite some time. The flap top closure has a drawstring closure in a …

Ralph Lauren

Doggie Fountain Just The Thing For Those Dog Days Of Summer

Your dog's water dish can be a hassle during the summer months as it gets knocked over or filled with dirt, leaves, and bugs. It doesn't require …

How To: Enable Two-Step Verification on an Apple ID

Apple is introducing a new way to protect the security of your iTunes account. It's called two-step verification, and while it does involve an extra …

L-Carnitine, Nutrient In Red Meat, Linked With Heart Disease

By: Cari Nierenberg, MyHealthNewsDaily Contributor<p>Published: 04/08/2013 08:23 AM EDT on MyHealthNewsDaily<p>The high amounts of saturated fat and cholesterol in red meat have long been blamed for increasing people's risk of heart disease. But now, new research points a finger at another culprit in …

Frequently asked questions about two-step verification for Apple ID

How to Make Soft Serve with Only a Banana! - CHOW Tip