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These are David Bowie’s favorite albums of all-time

A list of David Bowie’s 25 favorite records has emerged from <i>Vanity Fair</i>’s archives, thanks to <i>Open Vulture</i>.<p>In the 2003 interview, the late music icon …

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The Photographer Who Captures The Sensuality of Russian Women

October 6, 2016<p>Fully capturing feminine sensuality is an art form. You need more than a naked body to catch the essence of a woman. It doesn't matter …

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Nana's Chocolate Vinegar Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

A thrifty Depression-era hack just happens to make one of the fluffiest cakes around.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax poetic about them. Today, senior designer</i> …

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8 Travel Companies that Celebrate Solo Travelers

Courtesy of Four Season Serengeti Tanzania<p>The view from the Four Seasons Serengeti in Tanzania<p>How to ditch the single supplement<p>Solo travel is having …

Travel

How to record phone calls on iPhone, no jailbreak or additional apps required

Apple’s gone to great lengths to guarantee the privacy of your phone calls. For instance, when you call someone or receive a call, audio from the …

Apple's angry response to the Department of Justice: a 'cheap shot' that's 'intended to smear the other side'

An hour after the DOJ brief was filed, Apple general counsel Bruce Sewell delivered a tense and angry response in a conference call with reporters.<p>He called the DOJ response a "cheap shot" and said that its tone "reads like an indictment."<p>"In 30 years of practice I don't think I've ever seen a …

How to Get Started With Voluntourism

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — While monetary contributions to charitable organizations are always welcome and effective, oftentimes people want to invest …

This Brilliant Tip Will Make Any iPhone Run 10 Times Faster

And it only takes 10 seconds.<p>Say "goodbye" to crashing apps and Safari pages loading at a glacial pace forever. Thanks to Marc Forrest, an IT guru and the web world's new favorite iGuy, the internet has been blessed with a trick that will clear the random access memory (RAM) on your phone and make …

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After Endless Demonization Of Encryption, Police Find Paris Attackers Coordinated Via Unencrypted SMS

In the wake of the tragic events in Paris last week encryption has continued to be a useful bogeyman for those with a voracious appetite for …

The Ultimate Guide to Pulled Pork

Is there any food more versatile than pulled pork? Barbecue platters, sandwiches, and tacos around the world would answer with a strong no. Unlike …

Canal House's Genius Chicken Thighs with Lemon Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> "Short of turning chicken on a spit over live wood embers, I know of no better process for cooking chicken, nor one that delivers more satisfying or true flavors,” Paul Bertolli wrote of this technique, which he calls "bottom-up cooking," in Cooking by Hand.<p>You don’t sear, and you …

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Almond & Coconut Cake: A Happy Accident

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Looking for salad and ending up with cake</i>—<i>my life in eight words.</i><p>I almost over-baked this cake. I was sitting on the couch with the …

10 Cheapest Flights from New York to the Caribbean

With one of world's largest airport complexes on their doorstep, making a jaunt to the sun-kissed beaches and shimmering sands of the Caribbean has never really been a problem for New Yorkers. In fact, there are countless airlines now connecting the Big Apple with the tropical sands and sultry …

Use a 'Fake' Location to Get Cheaper Plane Tickets

I can't explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where you appear to buy them from. This is all about leveraging foreign currencies and points-of-sale to your advantage.<p>For reasons I never quite understood, every time I …

Father Offers Wisdom to His Kids Through Powerful Double

Florida-based photographer Brandon Kidwell uses his artistic skills as a powerful way to give valuable advice to his kids. In a series titled <i>Wisdom For My Children, Life Lessons Through Photos</i>, he creates double-exposure images that convey different teachings. It's a personal project that took form …

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Monday, April 2, 2018<p>[<i>Photo of Gino in 2014 by Michael Paul</i>]<p>Gino DiGirolamo, who ran a tailoring business in the neighborhood for 50-plus years, died …

Don't want retailers shutting down NFC? Tell them with your Apple Pay-powered wallet!

Apple Pay launched last week. In store, it's a secure way to pay for items using existing NFC technology, authorized by Touch ID fingerprint …

Apple Pay

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

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How to Make Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup With All the Fixings

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Soup season is upon us, and there's no better time to let your slow cooker work magic. Thankfully, crowd-pleasing chicken tortilla soup lends itself especially well to a long, leisurely simmer. You just need to build …

The Time-Lapse Video Of Earth Blows All The Other Ones Away

Vincent Brady didn't turn to special effects to create his awe-inspiring video, "Planetary Panorama."<p>To capture the earth as a textured sphere of natural life, hurtling through space, Brady simply put two and two together. On his website, he recounts how in 2012 he was experimenting with panoramas …

A Taxi Driver’s Stunning Multiple Exposure Photographs Capture the Chaos of City Life

Photographer Issui Enomoto sees the world from an unexpected lens: the window of a taxi cab. For <i>Taxi in the Sea</i>, the artist, who is also a taxi …

The Perfect Homemade Chicken Nugget (Gluten-Free, Paleo Recipe)

I have always been proud of my Paleo "Chick-fil-A" nugget recipe from a couple years back, and it has definitely been a hit with readers. If fact, I'm sure a few of you stumbled upon my little blog because of them. But to be honest, I've never been satisfied with the texture of the nuggets …

Don’t support animal abuse? This mobile app helps you find ‘cruelty-free’ places to eat

Many of us unknowingly support animal cruelty every day by eating factory raised meat.<p>Nonprofit organization America for Animals is building a mobile app that makes it easier not to, by helping people find restaurants with vegan, vegetarian, and humanely raised options.<p>“Its primary use is to allow …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

The Meatball Shop Spills The Deets On Two Savory Recipes

When you have guests in town and you're trying to impress them with a delicious meal, it wouldn't surprise us if The Meatball Shop was one of your …

Must-See Tilt-Shift Time-Lapse Shows Off an Incredibly Creative Way to Use the Effect

We don’t typically share two time-lapses in the same day, since most people see that genre as over-saturated as it is, but today we have good reason …

What Would Happen If You Drank Water From The Gowanus Canal?

The story of how one of the most polluted waterways in America came to be located in one of the country's most expensive neighborhoods. Also: dysentery, cancer, and arsenic poisoning.<p>"So, right off the bat, you'd have a massive problem with dysentery," Ludgen Balan, founder of the Urban Divers …

Amazing Skateboarding Self-Portraits by Fabiano Rodrigues

Last month, we featured the life and work of Arto Saari, a legendary professional skateboarder who has turned into quite the skateboarding …

Inspiring Photography of Muhammad Ali by Neil Leifer

I've been a huge fan of Muhammad Ali for quite a long time, his confidence, talent and hard work made him, in my opinion, the best of all time. I …