Petro Vazquez

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This AeroPress Recipe Won The Japan Brewers Cup

<i>For competition baristas around the globe, the long road to the World Brewers Cup has begun, leading up to the championship event next June in</i> …

'Boy On Ice' Explores The Emotional And Physical Toll Of Dropping The Gloves

Derek Boogaard didn't make it to the National Hockey League because he was a great hockey player. He wasn't especially fast, and he rarely scored a goal. But in skates, he stood nearly 7 feet tall, and he was close to 300 pounds. Considered by many the toughest guy in the NHL, Boogaard was an …

Why Some Schools Are Selling All Their iPads

Four years after Apple introduced its popular tablet, many districts are switching to laptops.<p>For an entire school year Hillsborough, New Jersey, educators undertook an experiment, asking: Is the iPad really the best device for interactive learning?<p>It’s a question that has been on many minds since …

This Is What America's School Lunches Really Look Like

School lunch has never been the stuff of foodie dreams. I'm still haunted by the memory of my elementary school cafeteria's "brain pizza" – a lumpy oval thing topped with fleshy white strips of barely melted mozzarella that clumped together like neurons.<p>And it looks like America's school cafeterias …

Hario Sommelier Gives New Shape to the Syphon – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

The syphon (or vacuum coffee maker) is one of those brew methods that truly embodies coffee geekdom. Everything about it feels more like a science …

Cabbage Patch Kids 'Wigs' Make Babies Look Like Popular '80s Doll

Call it a comeback. Cabbage Patch Kids are experiencing a renaissance, thanks to a creative wig-maker from the brand's home state of Georgia. Amanda Lillie's crocheted Cabbage Patch Kid "hats" have gone viral amongst parents who remember collecting the dolls in the '80s.<p>On her store's page, Lillie …

Suspect in deadly building collapse denied bail

The crane operator facing charges over a deadly building collapse was denied bail Sunday.<p>A Philadelphia judge refused to allow Sean Benschop, 42, to leave jail.<p>He is charged with six counts of involuntary manslaughter, 13 counts of recklessly endangering another person, and one count of "risking a …

Former Navy SEAL comes out as transgender: 'I want some happiness'

<b>Programming note:</b> Kristin Beck's unique personal journey from a man decorated as a U.S. Navy SEAL to a transgender woman is detailed in the CNN Film, "Lady Valor: The Kristin Beck Story."<p><b>(CNN) —</b> After years spent fighting in some of the world's worst wars, former U.S. Navy SEAL Kristin Beck says …

Jamstar Acoustics: A Guitar Learning App That Won't Hold You Back

Learn-to-play-guitar apps are a dime a dozen, and to be honest, most of them aren't worth the data they take to download. Light up fretboards are …

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25 Best Free Android Apps

1. Carbon for Twitter<p>2. BaconReader<p>3. Gmail<p>4. Maps<p>5. Flipboard<p>6. Chrome<p>7. Drive<p>8. Dropbox<p>9. ES File Explorer<p>10. Pocket<p>11. Evernote<p>12. Goodreads<p>13. …

Transformational IT Integrator: Theresa Allen @tdallen5 #edtech

Theresa Allen (@tdallen5) is an amazing IT Integrator from Illinois. In the last three years, she's helped her school connect on a global basis from …

Butt Workouts Free app review: work your way through the routines

Butt Workouts Free<p>Price: Free<p>Butt Workouts Free by Feel Free Apps will help you get in shape and feel a whole lot healthier and happier about …

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Success Story: Making Time For Better Health

<b>Name:</b> Burt Humburg<b><br>Hometown:</b> Mason City, Iowa<b><br>
Age:</b> 37<b><br>Height:</b> 6’1/2″<b><br>Occupation:</b> Hospitalist<p><b>
Weight Before:</b> 248 pounds<b><br>
Weight After:</b> 208 pounds<b><br>Duration:</b> …

Success Story: Officer Slams Fat

<b>Name:</b> Chad Evans<b><br>Hometown:</b> Kansas City, Missouri<b><br>
Age:</b> 38<b><br>Height:</b> 5’8”<b><br>Occupation:</b> Police Officer<p><b>Weight Before:</b> 208 pounds<b><br>Weight After:</b> 170</b> …