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@paulkatz | 4,205 Articles | 17 Magazines | 7,778 Followers | I like tech, travel, and food - but not always in that order. Official Flipboarder since 2011.
You'll be blown away by how delicious this vending machine staple is when it's homemade.
Combine honey, ginger, and ½ cup water in a small saucepan. Bring to a simmer over medium heat and cook, stirring occasionally, until flavors meld, about 15 minutes. Remove from heat and let cool.
Strain syrup …Ginger Ale
Chocolate tastes better with a touch of coffee powder
I’ll start by saying this: I’m not athletic, nor do I particularly like working out. But after graduating from college, I discovered a motivating factor that got me to the gym: Barefoot Contessa. I don’t have a TV at home, so I’ve been timing my …Recipes
In the crazy world of airlines, passengers are often forced to pay a lot for slow speeds.
It’s summer time, and that means millions of Americans will soon make their way to airports across the country. An amenity featured on more and more flights these days is Internet access delivered directly to …Air Travel
Ah, Flipboard. So much information to read. So many topics to explore. Flipping through beautiful magazines, you’re thinking, “I could never do that.” Well, wrong. With all the tools Flipboard provides, even beginners don’t have to look like newbies. Here are some ways to ensure your Flipboard …Personalized News
We've heard this refrain all too frequently of late: "Where should I go in August? I want a long-weekend getaway, or maybe I'll just take the week before Labor Day off . . ." We rounded up 10 destinations (a few unexpected) that offer great weather, value, food, and culture—just be sure to book …Europe Travel
We wouldn’t tell you to score, season, chill, freeze, fry, slow roast, baste, and refry a steak if it wasn’t worth it. Really: It’s worth it. Learn more here and watch the video here.
Score steak ¼" deep over all surfaces in a crosshatch pattern, making cuts 1" apart (this helps the seasoning …Recipes
One of the biggest economic trends that I’ve been paying attention to is expansion of the nine-to-five workday. Employees are getting paid the same salaries but the amount of hours they have to work is increasing. Last year, Gallup found that Americans work an average of 47 hours per week and 40% …Job Satisfaction
President Obama has quietly recruited top tech talent from the likes of Google and Facebook. Their mission: to reboot how government works.
For Eric Maland, the whole thing goes back to that San Francisco wedding. Mikey wasn’t there—well, wait, actually, Mikey was there. But Eric didn’t meet him at …Silicon Valley
A single postcard image inspired Hungarian photographer Bence Bakonyi to make the 2,000 mile train trip to Dunhuang, China from Budapest. His final destination? The very edge of Asia's largest desert and long-gone checkpoint for the ancient Silk Road, The Gobi. He explains in an interview with …Travel Photography
Finding free activities to fill your day in the City That Never Sleeps is easier than you might think. With countless cultural attractions and a large city parks system, there's plenty to do that won't cost you a cent.
Skip the $25 ticket price when the Museum of Modern Art opens its doors, …New York City
Photo: pedrosimoes1. Go ‘out drinking’ instead of ‘living the night’.Please don’t come here and try to drink like you are sprinting to the finish …Portugal
Park Slope may not be the first Brooklyn neighborhood that comes to mind for an afternoon of street-wise snacking -- unless ice cream is what's on your mind. We're not sure if it's the proximity to Prospect Park or the area's famously large number of small children, but the Slope is currently home …Ice Cream
Hidden bars have been popular in New York since Prohibition.
Today, drinking is legal, but New Yorkers still love these speakeasies for their vintage decor, secret entrances, and cocktails made with classic ingredients.
From Dutch Kills in Long Island City to Attaboy on the Lower East Side, here are …New York City
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• The Searzall is a revolutionary hand-held cooking tool for the professional and home cook
• Turns a blowtorch into a …
May 19, 2015 /
Written by Rochelle Bilow
Welcome to Test Drive, in which we subject kitchen tools and equipment to the rigor of the Bon Appétit Test Kitchen—then judge which ones perform best.
If it’s a good, hard sear you’re after, there’s nothing quite like a kitchen torch. Do you need a torch to …Beef
The Gstaad-Saanenland holiday region in the Bernese Oberland is a popular summer destination with its top hotels, gourmet restaurants and luxury …Outdoors
On-demand smartphone apps are known for addressing the whims and desires of the comfortable. It turns out they can also serve the greater good.
Will virtual reality be as significant a new technology as smartphones were a decade ago? Can VR do more than just play games? And how much is all of this going to cost?
Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey has answers to all of those questions, and more. At the gaming trade show E3 this week, he sat …Virtual Reality
Pour 1/2 cup vinegar into each of 2 small bowls. Crack 1 egg into each bowl, taking care not to break yolk; let stand for 5 minutes.
Meanwhile, bring a medium saucepan of water to a boil over medium-high heat. Using a whisk, vigorously swirl water until a vortex forms in the center. Slip 1 egg with …Recipes
3D printing is driving a huge revolution in the world of design and technology. In the process, it is changing the way we think about the design, prototyping and manufacturing of just about everything.
But anyone who has played with a 3D printer will be aware of one significant problem. This …3D Printing
Matthew Kang on Jan 26, 2015, 10:00a
Los Angeles has been blessed by a multitude of long-standing restaurants that continue to serve diners with …Restaurant
Summer has nearly descended upon the Northern Hemisphere, bringing visions of barbecues, pool parties and long walks on the beach. For those in the United States, this often means one thing: vacation. Whether you're flying from one city to another in the confines of coach, or breaking out the …Art
By Geoff Smart, Randy Street and Alan Foster
(Ballantine Books, 174 pages, $31)
Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a neat formula for business success?
The GhSmart consulting team believes there is: P times W times R.
P is for priorities – do you have the right ones?
W is for who – do you have …News (Canada)
Europe's hottest neighborhoods are home to cutting-edge art, hip restaurants, and eclectic bars.
Some of these neighborhoods were once areas of political turmoil that have been transformed into creative hubs. Others have stood as artistic gems for years.
From Kreuzberg, where Berlin's punk rock …Europe
Ever wanted to give your Flipboard Magazine more of a personal touch? Now you can add your voice to your magazines just by tapping on the new “compose” icon inside any of your magazine covers.
This new feature opens up a world of possibility. You can add text, images or links from the Web. You might…
These Indian-inspired peel-and-eat shrimp are great to serve for a casual meal. We recommend that you use brown mustard seeds, but milder yellow …Mustard
In February, we launched Promoted Items on Flipboard. In keeping with our style of advertising, this product fits right into the normal reading experience by presenting a promoted story as users flip through their feeds. And it turns out, when you add great content from a brand into a feed of …Personalized News