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The Bar Debuts in Liberty Station

The Bar at Moniker General has opened, adding a cocktail bar to the multifaceted lifestyle group’s portfolio, which already includes a coffee shop, co-working space, event space and boutique.<p>It’s housed within Moniker General, where the group operates its coffee bar and clothing and home decor …

American Whiskey

Queensborough Unveils 6,000-Square-Foot Underground Social Club

The “downtown” companion to Queensborough’s “uptown” cocktail parlor is now welcoming drinkers into its subterranean 6,000 square-foot lounge which offers a fresh option for Gaslamp revelers. Continuing the 1920s New York City-theme of the upstairs cocktail bar, which launched in July, the …

Social Media

18 Solid Places to Eat Around Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), 2017 Edition

Dropping off friends at LAX or picking them up is always a chore — enough so that usually passengers departing from or arriving to the giant NASCAR track from hell this city so generously calls airport parking might feel obligated to reward their drivers with a meal. Here's a guide to some places …

Airports

The e-Mosquito bites you to monitor glucose levels

Researchers at the University of Calgary have released the latest version of their “Wearable Microsystem for Minimally Invasive, Pseudo-Continuous Blood Glucose Monitoring,” a watch-like wearable that “bites” you every few hours to draw blood and test your glucose levels.<p>The system uses a shape …

Diabetes

Cloud Eggs

Move over poached and so long over-easy -- there's an even happier way to eat eggs. Say hello these nests of puffy whipped egg whites with a sunshine …

Stop That One Song from Playing When You Connect Your iPhone to Your Car

Just about anyone with an iPhone or a Mac is haunted by the first song listed alphabetically in their iTunes library: It’s the one that starts playing automatically when you connect your phone to your car, the one that kicks on when you accidentally press the play/pause button on the headphones …

Technology

Spotify integrates itself into Waze (and vice-versa)

Drivers use their smartphone for both navigation and music, so why not put the two together? Waze and Spotify have announced that they've done just that: You can now navigate with Waze within Spotify and access Spotify playlists from Waze. After you set up a playlist, it will automatically play …

Watch This Truck Running From The Cops Launch Into Orbit After Hitting Spike Strip At 115 MPH

An 18 year-old driving a stolen Toyota Tacoma running from the police in Webster Parish, Louisiana hit a set of spike strips going 115 mph, …

Crime

Wallpaper Weekends: The Final Frontier — NASA Wallpaper for Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch

Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high-quality wallpapers for your Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.<p><i>To reach for new</i> …

Best Burritos in the U.S.

What do you picture when you hear the word “burrito”? Perhaps you hail from California and envision a massive flour tortilla stuffed with carne asada …

Burritos

Samsung may have 'leaked' its Galaxy S8, and boy does it look gorgeous

There's a couple of things we can guess about Samsung's upcoming flagship, the Galaxy S8, but there's very little in terms of actual, official …

Devein and Peel Shrimp Like a Pro

Peeling and deveining shrimp isn’t rocket science, but far too many of us consider it a hassle and just buy cooked shrimp instead. In this video, …

Sunglasses

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The difference between 2Hi, 4Hi, and 4Lo in real-world tests

The 2016 Toyota Tacoma is fitted with the standard setup you'd find in any truck that wants to go play in the dirt. There's two-wheel-drive and both …

How to see everything Google knows about you

The tech giant collects tons of data about you, including your search history, location, and voice searches that help improve Google's services and provide relevant ads.<p>But you might be surprised to know that Google can easily take a look at all of the data it has on you.<p>In October, The Guardian …

Apps

7 Tools to Bring With You Before Getting Stuck in Sand, Snow, or Mud

Whether you're an avid off-roader or slightly adventurous road tripper, everyone is bound to get stuck in sand or mud at some point. These tools can help extricate you from the mire—as long as you remember to bring them.<p>Whether you're an avid off-roader or slightly adventurous road tripper, …

Woodworking

Best Quesadilla Recipes

Quesadillas have been a staple of Mexican cuisine since colonial times. Cooks take pliant corn tortillas made from masa flour and fill them with a …

Cooking

2016 Toyota Tacoma V-6 4×4 Manual Tested: Toyota’s Classic Pickup Formula Tastes as Sweet as Ever

Chevrolet’s recent advertising for its Colorado mid-size pickup, which courts buyers with the tagline “You know you want a truck,” and features staged focus groups wherein truck-driving men are viewed as more datable, has zeroed in on the key purchase driver for trucks: their implied machismo. The …

Trucks

Believe It or Not, We Found a Replacement for Grilled Cheese

Dominique Ansel, the inventor of the Cronut, gave us the recipe to his favorite sandwich. We'll never look at grilled cheese the same way again.<p>Here's an important question that's always stumped me: <i>What is better than a grilled cheese sandwich?</i> Good news, it took me 30 years—a testament to Kraft …

Breakfast

Leap second: A guide to the longest day of the year

<b>(CNN) —</b> Most people would feel they can count on one day comprising the same number of hours, minutes and seconds as the next. But this isn't always the case -- June 30 will be a second longer with the addition of a "leap second," added to reconcile the differences between two definitions of time: …

Computer Science

Bold Knot Is A Cute Top-Up Charger Built By A Startup From The West Bank

This embed is invalid<p>The Bold Knot is a neatly designed top-up battery pack aiming to prevent smartphone users from running out of battery towards the end of the day. Plug it in and your beloved handset will get a fuel injection (equivalent to three hours’ extra talk time). The idea is to offer a …

Business Development

The Hottest Mexican Restaurants Across the U.S.

The country's Mexican food scene is hotter than ever, with more and more real-deal taquerias, Tex-Mex joints and even some upscale alternatives popping up from coast to coast.<p><b>El Camino in Washington, DC</b><p><b>Why it's hot:</b> This newish hot spot in hipster-heavy Bloomingdale delivers its popular tacos, …

Texas

This easy recipe for baked eggs in ramekins will transform your breakfast

Omelets? So over them. Fried eggs? Forget about it. When it comes to breakfast, baked eggs are the best invention since, well, sliced bread. These individual ramekins are filled with a deluxe blend of savory vegetables and rich, creamy eggs; give them 20 minutes in the oven and get your spoons …

Breakfast

17 Easy Hacks For Fresher Food

The secret to fresher food? Dedicating a few extra minutes to prepping and storing your groceries.<p>We partnered with Fresh & Easy, a <i>new</i> kind of market, to bring you 17 of the best hacks we’ve seen for keeping your favorite foods fresh. Put them to use and you’ll start mistaking your kitchen for your …

Useful Free Lightroom Plugin Shows You What Focus Points Your Camera Used for Each Photo

There are some Lightroom plugins that make you truly question why the feature isn’t built directly into Lightroom itself, and Show Focus Points is …

Using Off-Camera Flash with Mirrorless Cameras

If you’re looking for a great off-camera flash tutorial, look no further. Whether you use a mirrorless camera or not, photographer Joe Brady will …

Ilford Opens Up a Photo Lab in California, Will Process Your Film by Mail

Good news isn’t always easy to come by in the world of film; more often than not, the stories we run have to do with film being discontinued. But …

Time-lapse Photography: Full Tutorial on Each Step of the Process

With so many timelapse videos floating around the internet recently, you may be looking to create your own timelapse. Well look no further than …

Time-lapse Photography

Photography Contracts & Releases to Protect You as a Photographer

As with running any business, there is always the risk of legal issues arising. One common occurrence is the loss of images due to card malfunction. …

Halle Berry's Best Fashion Moments

See her many red carpet showstoppers.<p>Whether she's draped in an ethereal gown or suited-up in a jacquard tux, one thing is always certain: Halle Berry turns heads. To celebrate her 47th birthday on August 14, we curated our favorite looks to date.

The Oscars