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30 Qualities of a Good Home Cook

Although you may not have put it into words, you likely have a sense of what you believe makes a good home cook. Some of us immediately think of our grandmothers or roommates or daughters or sons. (Some of us think of ourselves.)<p>And while all of these people probably function in the kitchen very …

The Perfect Slow Cooker Pot Roast for Tonight's Dinner

For as long as it's been published on The Chic Site this Balsamic Pot Roast has been one of our most popular recipes. The pictures are nothing fancy but the results are to die for! Plug in your slow cooker and make this cozy fall recipe for dinner this weekend.<p>Slow Cooker Balsamic Pot Roast<p>Simply …

8 Major Mistakes People Make When Cooking Lobster

It turns out, there's more than one way to experience an epic seafood fail.<p>To most out-of-state visitors, dining in coastal Maine has become synonymous with one thing ― lobster.<p>With that in mind, it’s no surprise that being designated as Maine’s “Lobster Chef of the Year” is a highly respected …

The MB Chronowing is HP's luxury answer to wearables

What does a prestigious fashion designer have in common with Hewlett Packard? Quite a lot it seems, as today saw the announcement of the MB Chronowing, brought about by a partnership between Michael Bastian and HP. The meaty watch is silver plated, water resistant up to 5 ATM (50m – 165ft), comes …

Introducing The Most Powerful Audi Ever: R8 V10 Competition

Audi R8 “competition” is the most powerful Audi production vehicle ever made, with a factory-certified 0-60 MPH time of 3.2 seconds and a top speed of 199 MPH. That alone should be enough to lure 60 US buyers to Audi dealers to place orders in the next ten days. This car is the final flourish, the …

Does the new Apple iPad look familiar? That's not a coincidence

Meet the new iPad, same as the old iPad. Some of the most successful consumer products are ones that keep the same look for their entire lifetimes<p>There’s a paradox at the heart of consumer culture: the new is popular, but the old never really changes. As Apple introduces its new iPads, it’s hard to …

Nissan 300ZX Turbo vs. Dodge Stealth R/T Turbo | Archived Comparison Test

From the August 1991 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>Jonathan Winters and General H. Norman Schwarzkopf may be the sort of look-alikes you'll find in <i>Spy</i> magazine's "Separated at Birth?" section, but we'd like to present a more strikingly similar duo.<p>Consider: the Nissan 300ZX Turbo is powered by a …

The First (Truly) Web-Connected Car

Cadillac hops on the information superhighway<p>The moment is universally disappointing. You hop into a new car, turn on the infotainment system, and suddenly you’re staring into the past. The antiquated functionality and ill-conceived interface seem drawn from a primeval cellphone, not a modern …

Tech Q&A: Low airfares, online banking, Amazon shopping tricks, and more

<b>Get the lowest airfare</b><p><b>Q.</b> I want to use up some vacation time soon, but I don't want to spend a bundle on plane tickets. Do you have any advice?<p><b>A.</b> Buy on the right day. You'll often see the best deals late Monday night and early Tuesday morning. You can also save big if you fly in the middle of the …

Sharp Aquos Crystal arrives to Boost and Sprint Prepaid, $150 outright

When you think of smartphone brands, Sharp probably isn’t a name that comes to mind, at least not for those of us in the United States. In Japan and a few other markets, however, the brand produces some pretty epic devices under its Aquos moniker that are known for their ultra-thin bezels. And now …

Edward Snowden’s Privacy Tips: “Get Rid Of Dropbox,” Avoid Facebook And Google

According to Edward Snowden, people who care about their privacy should stay away from popular consumer Internet services like Dropbox, Facebook, and Google.<p>Snowden conducted a remote interview today as part of the New Yorker Festival, where he was asked a couple of variants on the question of what …

20 best Android apps this week

The Best Android Apps roundup is back, Back, BACK after a few weeks off due to travel, and the difficulties of finding anyone else foolish enough to dig through RSS feeds, press releases and information from developers on new Android apps.<p>So, this is a catchup week: the 20 best (in this writer’s …

The Best Android Apps From September 2014

From vertical video-killers to location-based tweeting, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in September. Here, we sift through the rubble to present you with our selection of the best Google Play newcomers from the past month.<p>Horizon<p>Horizon lets you shoot horizontal videos …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 feature focus - multitasking

Multitasking is an important feature of our Android smartphones and tablets that we’ve all come to appreciate. While multitasking generally involves the ability to easily switch between the various apps that you may be using, Samsung as always, manages to pack a lot more than the norm into their …

11 Tips And Tricks To Get The Most Out Of Your Android Phone

Since Android is an open platform, there's plenty of room for customization.<p>Beyond personalizing your phone, there are a few easy practices that can keep your phone neat and organized with plenty of battery life to last all day.<p>Here are some tips and tricks every Android user should know.

Samsung's pun-filled Galaxy Note 4 ad is a nice departure from Apple bashing

You don't need to troll Apple to make a good commercial<p>The latest Galaxy Note 4 ad takes a break from relentlessly mocking Apple and reminding consumers that Samsung was first to embrace phablets. Instead, this one's all about brand awareness. Brand awareness through puns. You'll hear "Note" more …

Netflix's first original movie will be a sequel to 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon'

Netflix has made original, exclusive TV shows like <i>House of Cards</i> and <i>Orange is the New Black</i> a major part of its content strategy over the last few years, and now the company has a new piece of the puzzle to unveil. According to <i>Deadline</i> and <i>Variety</i>, Netflix will release the sequel to Ang Lee's …

The Galaxy Note Edge and its cool curved screen is out on November 14 (Updated)

The Galaxy Note Edge is one of the most exciting phones we’ve seen this year. Its spec sheet closely resembles the Galaxy Note 4, but it comes with …

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Samsung's upscale Galaxy Alpha reaches AT&T on September 26th

Good news: if you want Samsung's slimmer, ritzier Galaxy Alpha in the US, you won't have to beg your Canadian friends to ship an unlocked unit across the border. AT&T has revealed plans to carry the Alpha starting on September 26th, the same day it launches up North. Be prepared to pay a premium …

iPhone 6 Plus vs Galaxy Note 3 quick look

Over the past hours, we’ve brought you comparisons between Apple’s new iPhones and the Galaxy S5, HTC One (M8), and the LG G3. Now it’s time for another quick look, and this time we have two heavyweights in the ring: the iPhone 6 Plus and the Galaxy Note 3.<p>While the Note 3 is a year old, it’s still …

BitTorrent opens up Bleep alpha, releases Android and Mac apps for private text and voice chat

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Kostenko Maxim / Shutterstock.com<p>BitTorrent took the next step towards turning its secure messaging client Bleep into …

There's One Word Nest Employees Should Never Say Around Tony Fadell

Before cofounding Nest Labs in 2010, Fadell worked at Apple as part of the team that created the original iPhone and iPod. A former Apple employee that worked with Fadell during his time at the company said he hated when employees would say things were going "great" during meetings:<p>The kiss of …

Panasonic Announces An Epic Cameraphone

Meet the Panasonic DMC-CM1 cameraphone. Inside is a massive image sensor on par with top-tier pocket cameras, yet the whole package is still rather svelte. With the DMC-CM1 Panasonic is returning to the smartphone market in an important way.<p>Two years ago Panasonic pulled the plug on its smartphones …

Apple's big iPhones are a big imitation, Samsung says subtly in new ad

I'm not sure if you're aware, but Apple launched a couple of new, and rather larger, phones last week.<p>Oddly, it seemed that the company's sudden embrace of size was like a bald man's sudden embrace of a horse-haired toupee.<p>Samsung owners had, after all, enjoyed larger phones since the days when the …

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Steve Jobs Was Completely Wrong About Why People Like the iPhone

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>The launch of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus — and the latter's massive 5.5-inch screen — appear to prove Apple founder Steve Jobs was completely wrong when he said in 2010 "no one" would want to buy a phone with a big screen.<p>And while this sort of …

Samsung can’t stop gloating about Apple launching a big phone

It started with a relatively gentle jab on Twitter. Then Samsung brought in the heavy guns – six spots mocking the new iPhone for everything from the botched event live stream, to the lack of a stylus, to the bigger screen that Samsung has had for years.<p>But Samsung isn’t satisfied yet. In another …

9to5Toys Last Call: Logitech K830 media keyboard $70, ASUS AC router $80, GoPro HERO3 White $150, more

Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.<p><b>Today’s can’t miss deals:</b><p><i>Last Call updates:</i><p>SanDisk’s new 512GB SD card is a dream come true for 4K film buffs<br>• Should you protect your new iPhone 6/6 Plus …