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The next food trends predicted by travel writers

Climb aboard the food trend train: what’s cool today will be passé tomorrow. New food trends arrive on the scene every year, whether you’re ready for them or not. Some will be local foods cast into the spotlight by changing tastes, novel techniques or a hefty dose of whimsy, but most will be …

Sous-vide Cooking

The Big Black Book Fall Preview: The Essentials

<b>Gentlemen:</b> Allow us to introduce your building blocks for a more stylish and successful fall and winter — of the moment, made to last, and loaded with luxury, integrity, and value. Enjoy responsibly. (Or, you know, let 'er rip. Up to you.) See them all in the slideshow.<p><b>The Story Behind a Piombo</b> …

Men's Fashion

Weather Gone Wild

Rains that are almost biblical, heat waves that don’t end, tornadoes that strike in savage swarms—there’s been a change in the weather lately. What's going on?<p><b>The weekend forecast</b> for Nashville, Tennessee, called for two to four inches of rain. But by the afternoon of Saturday, May 1, 2010, parts …

Miley Cyrus: Confessions of Pop's Wildest Child

She knows what you think about her – and she totally doesn't care<p>In the backroom of a tattoo parlor on North La Brea Avenue in L.A., Miley Cyrus is …

Miley Cyrus

Mastering iCloud On Your Mac: Dump iCloud As Default Save Location [OS X Tips]

These days, Text Edit, Apple’s basic text editing program, uses iCloud as the default location for saving files. Which is all very fine and dandy, but what if you don’t want to save all your random Text Edit stuff in iCloud? Are you out of luck?<p>Nope, of course not! We wouldn’t even be writing this …

iCloud

Mastering iMessages On Your iPhone: Send Batches Of Photos To Your Friends [iOS Tips]

Here’s another one of those tips that should be blindingly obvious, but isn’t. At least, it wasn’t to me, at first.<p>If you try to send a photo via iMessage (or text message), you’re limited to one photo at a time. Go ahead and give it a shot. I’ll wait. No, really–give it a shot.<p>See? From the …

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Mastering iCloud On Your Mac: Use Shared Reminders To Collaborate [OS X Tips]

Got a holiday or b-day wish list you’d like to share with significant others, making sure they never need to directly ask you what you want ever again? How about a grocery list that you can add to, secure in the knowledge that your husband or wife will know to stop and get garlic at the store on …

Quick Hack Speeds Up Retina MacBook’s Wake From Sleep [OS X Tips]

The Retina MacBooks are fabulous machines. They’re super thin, powerful, and just plain sexy. But have you ever opened your Retina MacBook and watched the screen just sit there in limbo for a few seconds before it actually comes alive again? It’s frustrating that you can see the password box, but …

Mastering iCloud On Your Mac [Feature]

iCloud is a pretty neat system, working in the background across a ton of different apps without much input needed from us users, except our login name and password. It lets you sync Notes, Reminders, save documents, keep game saved-states, and even manage your music collection<p>Track Your Notes With …