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Aedle VK-X Wireless Headphones

Paris-based Aedle is known for their high-end headphones, but up until now, you've needed a cord to enjoy them. No more. The VK-X is the company's …

Consumer Tech

Curtis Stone shares his easy cooking method to make the perfect scrambled eggs

How to crack the perfect scrambled eggs EVERY time: The simple ingredients and easy-to-follow steps for creating the classic breakfast meal<p><b>There's</b> …

Breakfast

Stunning California Mountaintop Getaway Built with Prefab Modules

Looking at this stunning mountaintop retreat, it’s very hard to believe that it is a prefab home. Yet, it is specifically the prefab nature of this …

Prefab Homes

7 Tiny Home Companies to Consider on the West Coast

These design-forward home builders on the West Coast are crafting tiny dwellings that are big on style and sustainability.<p>Transportable, affordable, and quite adorable, it's no wonder the tiny-home movement is taking America by storm. Not only do these smaller structures let you to leave a smaller …

Southern California

Plume Wi-Fi System

Things have come a long way since the days of ubiquitous blue Linksys routers, but WiFi remains a mystery to many. The Plume Home Wifi System aims to …

Wi-Fi

Gold Coast pet invention has taken off around the world 

How a simple $9 invention to keep pets entertained when they're home alone has taken the world by storm - and they're now selling 160,000 each</b> …

Pets

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …

Japan

Alex Guarnaschelli's Mac and Cheese Recipe Is Out of This World

Food Network star Alex Guarnaschelli knows a thing or two about getting a delicious dinner on the table. But if you really want to wow your guests, …

Recipes

Chinese Cooking 101: How to Marinate Meat for Stir Fries

Anyone who's read our Wok Skills 101 Guide knows that with a stir-fry, having all of your ingredients prepped and ready to go is of the utmost importance. Meat should be sliced, vegetables chopped, sauces mixed, and aromatics minced, all before you turn up that heat.<p>But there's another secret that …

CAJUN SEAFOOD AIOLI SAUCE

Please note when you are creating YOUR OWN RECIPE, IT DOESN'T NEED TO BE TRADITIONAL, JUST SOMETHING THAT YOU & YOUR FAMILY LIKE. Hence THIS RECIPE. …

Recipes

The Best Way to Wipe Your Butt, According to the Experts

Curtis Asbury, MD sees it all the time. A patient comes in with blotchy, red, irritated rectum and insists they’re not doing anything unusual. …

Stephen Hawking

The Logigram Turntable Combines Analog Audio With 3D Printing

Music has a long history of bringing people together, and in the case of Italian architect Luca Chieregato and Chilean industrial designer Josefina …

Audiophile

Nature Lovers Can Live Off-The-Grid With This Portable, Self-Powered Pod

The uncontrollable roar of construction sites, the chaotic city streets, the monotony of spending more than 8 hours a day in a cubicle… All these …

Housing

A Well-Traveled Couple Launch a Line of Sleek Homes on Wheels

The husband-and-wife duo behind Living Vehicle tell us the story behind the off-grid, mobile home that is shaking up the industry.<p>Santa Barbara, California–based architect Matthew Hofmann and his wife and business partner Joanna have been embracing the nomadic life for the past few years, residing …

Santa Barbara

A Couple Explore Europe in a Converted 1987 Mercedes-Benz Fire Truck

Leaving their home in Berlin, a couple and their dog journey through Europe in a revamped fire truck purchased for about $14,670.<p>In 2014, Anna and Sebastian, with their dog Lotta in tow, decided it was time for a change—one that would take them around Europe on four wheels. Lovers of travel and …

RVs

Alpen Bike Capsule

Waterproof, secure, and virtually indestructible, the Alpen Bike Capsule is designed to be the perfect single bicycle garage. It's made from …

Waterproofing

This Elegant Californian Prefab Minimizes Site Disturbance

Thanks to its modular construction, a modern retreat treads lightly on the pristine landscape.<p>When Clive McCarthy and his wife, Tricia Bell, were on the hunt for an escape from San Francisco, they found the perfect spot for their second home three hours north of the Bay Area on a 64-acre site in …

Architecture

How to go really fast on a penny farthing without dying: a training session with the record breakers

The trick to riding a penny farthing is just to not stop pedalling. This is made much easier by (i) the absence of brakes, and (ii) the petrifying distance (approx. one hundred miles) between your feet and the ground.<p>I am sharing this guidance because penny farthing riding is experiencing a minor …

Cycling

What it's like to use Furbo, the $199 dog camera that lets you remotely play with your pets and toss them treats

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Furbo<p>Modern technology has changed the way we live, and in many ways, it has made life easier. In today's day and age, there is a …

Pets

Pure Artistry in an Air Purifier

Should it be in a gallery or your home? That is the question. On looks alone, the Airc air purifier blows the rest out of the water. You won’t find …

Air Purifiers

8 of the most authentic dim sum experiences you can find in Hong Kong | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

Dim sum is one of China’s most famous culinary exports and has travelled to all corners of the planet. While it is generally recognised that the …

Hong Kong

A Boredom-preventing Bone!

Anybody who works full-time away from home knows just how real pet-owner guilt is! It’s so tough to see those puppy dog eyes look at you sadly as you …

Pets

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How To Make Real KFC Chicken (With All 11 'Secret' Herbs And Spices)

The recipe for KFC chicken used to be a closely guarded secret. However, a former KFC employee recently leaked the alleged "11 secret herbs and …

Recipes

Analog Corner #85

"I was worried about doing it," <b>Speakers Corner</b>'s Kai Seemann told me. "If it didn't sell, I'd be out a substantial sum, but I took a chance and …

Audiophile

11 tips for visiting Apple's $5 billion headquarters, Apple Park

The stunning building is completely circular and features walls made out of glass. Inside of the building, which is one mile in circumfrence, Apple employees are busy working on the company's next big thing, like the new iPhones expected to come out this September.<p>This means Apple Park is a special …

Apple Store

The Focus Paralane2 may change your mind about how heavy ebikes can be

It seems that ebike manufacturers are finally turning their attention on slimming down their latest models in an effort to cut weight and improve …

Carbon Fiber

Perfect Scrambled Eggs Recipe

"These eggs are a great way to start out your morning! They are easy and fast to make!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 tablespoons milk<p>6 eggs<p>1/2 cup minced onion<p>1/2 …

Recipes

40 of the most underrated travel destinations around the world

1/<p>Bergen, Norway<p>While often overshadowed by Oslo, the Norwegian capital, Bergen — the country's second-largest city — has plenty to offer.<p>From the …

European Travel

10 weird and wonderful derailleurs – and how they changed cycling

From the birth of cyclotourisme to moon landings and the rise of 1990s mountain biking these mechanical marvels have played a small but crucial role<p>If your bike has gears, the chances are it also has derailleurs. These mechanical marvels which move the chain when you move up or down a gear may be a …

Royal Family