Robert M. Davis

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iOS 8: Apple opens up — and catches up to Android (review)

While last year’s iOS update splashed a fresh coat of paint on Apple’s mobile operating system, this year’s revision is a massive interior renovation.<p>You’d be hard-pressed to see a big difference between iOS 7 and iOS 8, which is being released later today, at first glance. (If you’re not a fan of …

How Apple HomeKit Is Already Changing The Smart Home Industry

At Apple's developer conference this year, the secretive tech giant devoted less than a minute and half to unveiling HomeKit, its iOS-based protocol for hooking up connected gadgets in the home. But 90 seconds was all startups and hardware makers needed to begin scrambling to figure out ways to fit …

Chris Rock

<b>Chris Rock is on Facebook.</b> To connect with Chris Rock, log into Facebook.<p>or<p>About to take the ALS bucket of shit challenge<p>August 18, 2014 at 12:30am · …

The One Nutrient Everyone Needs

Doctors have long known the health powers of glutathione. But only now can you pop it daily to get its unparalleled benefits.<p>"Glutathione is your body's most powerful antioxidant and detoxifying agent, and it's also something of a well-kept secret," says Dr. Frank Lipman, Integrative and Functional …

How to Hand Toss Your Own California-Style Pizza Dough

I love food that you can eat with your hands, and pizza is my absolute favorite. Pizza is undeniably one of America's most popular foods, which is why there are so many different styles available in the United States.<p>New York-style pizza, for example, is known for being oversized with thin, …

How to Brew Coffee: 8 Step-by-Step Videos from Stumptown Coffee & Bon Appétit

We got a major lesson on how to brew coffee—eight different ways—with these videos from java experts Stumptown Coffee Roasters<p>Coffee. Any way you look at it, it's become way easier to get a decent cup in the past decade or so. The rise of good coffee (and the attendant coffee nerdery) has made us …

5 Chile Dishes You Should Definitely Be Eating

Capsaicin, the active ingredient in chiles, could help prevent intestinal tumors, according to a study out of the University of California, San …

5 Incredible Uses for Harissa

Here, five surprising ways to use harissa.<p>Whether you’re just getting to know harissa or it’s been a staple on your shelf for years, NYSHUK's version …

Latin American adventures for the whole family

Just because you have kids doesn’t mean you have to stop travelling altogether. In fact, bringing the kids along for your next Latin American adventure can be an enriching experience for everybody involved. It’s easier than you think, and just a few simple guidelines can keep your …

Friday Five with Bells & Whistles

<i>Ever since we covered their modern juice bar design, we’ve been dying to talk to the award-winning interior design duo, Barbara Rourke and Jason St.</i> …

Ballerina Birthday Party

For a girly birthday party that's on <i>pointe</i>, consider a Ballerina theme! Decorate with lots of tulle, provide a tutu for guest and hire a ballet …

Is Your Life in Balance? 6 Ways to Find Out

Maintaining balance in your life enables you to be more fit, have better overall health and embrace a better attitude toward life. Balance helps us feel more peaceful and at home in just about any situation.<p>We often forget to notice and give thanks when our body and soul are in balance. When we're …

Think You Know How To Cook Eggs? Chances Are You're Doing It Wrong

Just in time for Easter, food writer Michael Ruhlman has a new cookbook that will likely change the way you think about the egg. At the very least, you may learn how to spruce up your scrambled egg technique.<p><i>Egg: A Culinary Exploration of the World's Most Versatile Ingredient</i> is a guide to …

#theLIST: Everyday Jewelry: 10 Pieces You Can Wear 24/7

The go-with-everything pieces to put on and never take off. Lazy jewelry lovers rejoice!<p>The go-with-everything pieces to put on and never take off. Lazy jewelry lovers rejoice!

For Microsoft Office for iPad users, it’s all about OneDrive now

If you’re an iPad(s aapl) user who wants to use the new Microsoft(s msft) Office on your tablet, here are a few things you should know.<p>First, if you …

5 Unexpected Ways To Get More Done

Alarms to go to bed, shorter to-do lists: These tips might seem counterintuitive, but give them a try and see how your productivity soars.<p>I wrote a post recently about ways that you can work smarter, not harder. As I worked through the list of techniques I’d collected, the post became so long that …

Something Easy for the Super Bowl: The Salt Lick's Tamale Pie

<b>The Salt Lick is hands-down</b> the biggest restaurant I've ever been to, not even counting the hundreds of acres of ranch land surrounding a building that can (and very frequently, does) feed 800 hungry mouths in one go. And the rumors are true: winding up the country road linking Driftwood, Texas, to …

Why You Should Smoke Your Thanksgiving Bird

<b>Things you don't want on Thanksgiving:</b> cheap scotch, an argument with your father-in-law, a bland bird.<p>I can't buy your scotch or help with the in-laws. But I can solve your turkey problem: Smoke the damn thing.<p>Poultry, generally, likes fire and smoke. (Think grilled chicken.) Big birds, like …

Poached Scrambled Eggs + Avocado Toast

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Today: Improve upon perfection.</i><p>We respect the mantra "Don't mess with perfection," but we won't let it dictate our meals. So while …

The Debt Tax: What Owing Money Costs You

If you’re carrying debts -- from student loans, credit cards, a car note or a mortgage -- you could probably tell me roughly how much you owe and at …

The Mason Jar Blender Trick: Do You Know About This?

Sometimes there are kitchen tips that float around on the Internet for years before you bump into them. Sometimes those tips are potentially …

Afternoon Snack: Yogurt Swirled with Peanut Butter, Honey, and Graham Crackers

Did you eat graham crackers with peanut butter when you were a kid? We did. (Of course, you won't find peanut butter anywhere near a preschool these …

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Ducati Debuts The Multistrada D-Air Motorcycle Airbag

Airbags are built to save your life. By holding you in place, and thus not having you whipsaw wildly through the cabin thanks to kinetic energy, you …