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Korean roulette

EVEN by its own aggressive standards, North Korea’s actions over the past couple of weeks have been extraordinary. Kim Jong Un, the country’s young …

zucchini rice and cheese gratin

New, simplified directions:<p>Heat oven to 325 degrees F. Oil or butter a 2-quart baking dish, or 2 smaller 1-quart dishes (as I did, with the intention …

fig, olive oil and sea salt challah + book tour!

Last week, this little url turned six years old, though I am absolutely, unequivocally certain that the day I started typo-ing <i>typing</i> away here was a …

cauliflower-feta fritters with pomegranate

I know what you’re thinking; you don’t even need to say it: It’s time for a fritter intervention. A frittervention? Here, I’ll go first: My name is …

A New Beer Flavour Wheel

I like the established beer flavour wheel, which was introduced in the 1970s by brewing chemist Dr Morten Meilgaard. It works well, it’s easy to read …

Grow Your Own Beer

Brewing your own beer has been a really hot hobby for quite a few years. While this often makes commercial brands seem a bit anemic, real beer …

6 Trends We Noticed at the Craft Brewers Conference

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Thousands of beer industry folks convene in a different US city every year for the Craft Brewers Conference. It's an actual industry conference and trade show, not a festival, though there is a fair amount of beer …

22 Cold Ones Worth Cracking Open This Afternoon

Last month we celebrated an unofficial — but hardly insignificant — food holiday: beer month. In its honor (and, OK, partially just for fun) we …

Suspended Coffee? How About Suspended Beer?

According to Eater a suspended coffee trend is going viral on social media. The practice allows any customer at a Starbucks to buy a "suspended" …

Environment: News & features

in Food onApr 4, 2013 4:00 pm

<i>Donritt</i><p>CNET recently posted a YouTube video outlining some of the best iPhone and Android apps for beer lovers. The list included Untappd, BeerBuddy, …

SMOKY BEET BURGERS

We are leaving for our trip in just over a week! I am so pumped. The anticipation is half the fun for me. In the spirit of leaving, I have been …

Baked Hush Puppies

Finely ground cornmeal and soft wheat flour (such as White Lily All-Purpose Flour) or cake flour keep these hush puppies tender on the …

Recipes

Black Bean & Quinoa Soup | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Preheat a 4 quart pot over medium heat. Saute onion in olive oil with a pinch of salt for about 5 minutes, until translucent. Add garlic and saute …

Grilled Tofu with Creamy Asparagus Sauce

1. To make Tofu Cutlets: Stir together soy sauce, oil, and maple syrup in large baking dish. Add tofu, and marinate 30 minutes, turning …

Tempeh Chimichurri | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Serves 2 <br>Total time: 90 minutes (1-hour marinade) || Active time: 20 minutes<p>A few things happened this week that had me searing up this succulent …

What Do I Do with Tempeh?

I first became acquainted with tempeh on a trip to balmy Indonesia back in 2000. A roving street vendor sold little packets of the fermented soybean …

Food

30 Tech Skills That Will Instantly Net You A $100,000+ Salary

But it's an ever-changing target. One day a skill is hot and the next it's not.<p>Job site Dice.com just sent us a list of tech skills that are worth over $100,000 a year. And that's just salary — a new job might also net you bonuses, stock options and the like. (Link, registration required.)<p>Dice is a …

Labor Economics

The Cosmic Gallery - in pictures

15 More Tech Skills That Can Instantly Net You A $100,000+ Salary

Now we've got 15 more to add to the list, from a salary survey done by Global Knowledge and TechRepublic. The research was conducted in late 2012, based on a survey of 9,500 tech professionals.<p>This survey asked these folks how much they earned and which IT certifications they had. That's a little …

Employment

6 Products in Your Bathroom You Won't Believe Don't Work

We're betting that even the filthiest and most jobless of our readers still have at least a dozen beauty products in their bathroom (don't tell us …

20 Cool Things You Can Make With A Pizza Box

Do you remember the 20 Creative DIY Project Ideas we posted last year? This time we have 20 more brilliant ideas! After seeing the Buzzfeed’s “15 …

Apple's Spaceship HQ Is Getting a Downgrade From Absurd to Just Plain Extravagant

Back in 2011, when Steve Jobs announced his plans to build a spaceship-like Cupertino HQ for Apple, we all knew it was going to be one ridiculously …

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North Korea gives nuclear-war warning

The North Korean army has warned the US that its military has been cleared to wage an attack using "smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear" weapons.<p>"The moment of explosion is approaching fast," the military said, warning that war could break out "today or tomorrow".<p>The statement, carried by the …

My Tech Top 10: Jaime Derringer and Caroline Williamson of Design Milk

Design Milk, a longtime favorite site of mine, describes itself as "always fresh + never sour", and I can't disagree. Their fortified daily feed …

Top 10

Google Updates Gmail for iOS – Adds Ability to Swipe Between Messages, More

- Mar 27, 2013<p>Google has released version 2.1 of its Gmail app for iOS, adding swipe controls to allow you to move back and forth between emails …

NSA Declassifies — Sort Of — Its Super-Secret Internal Magazine

Among the many interesting facts about the super-secret National Security Agency is the fact that, for decades, it has published its own in-house …

Surveillance