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How to Make Salmon Burgers Worthy of the Name

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Salmon burgers are one of those foods that always seem like they should taste better than they do. In my mind, I picture a delicate yet fatty fish patty, seasoned well, with a lightly seared crust and a tender and juicy medium-rare center. What I tend to get at …

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15 Biggest Deathbed Regrets You're Likely to Have (And How You Can Avoid Them) | HelloCare

You know what’s sad? It isn’t growing old or even that we die. What’s depressing is to find ourselves old and lying on our deathbeds wishing we had …

6 Ideas That Define Design in 2014

It's clear we're in a design renaissance unheralded since Mid-Century Modern in the 1950s. And some of the same broad factors that drove that …

Coca Cola uses the sun to cool drinks

In the town of Aipir, Colombia, the temperature can often get as high as 45ºC (113ºF), yet few of the residents have a reliable source of …

Internet of Things: it's all coming together for a tech revolution

The Internet of Things may be one of the clumsier neologisms to have emerged in recent times, but that has seemingly done nothing to slow its growth. For those unfamiliar with it, the Internet of Things (also known as M2M or machine to machine) refers to an expanding network of interconnected …

Airframe | Car Vent Phone Mount

Airframe is a smart and affordable little device that turns any air vent into a car mount for smartphones. The portable car mount features a spring …

Looprope

LoopRope is a revolutionary fastening system. Unlike traditional bungee straps, LoopRope features(you guessed!) - Loops, of course. One rope solves …

Gear & Gadgets

Izon | Remote Room Monitor

IZON by Stem Innovation is a wi-fi video monitor that allows you to automatically watch, listen and record from any place in the world. All you need …

Smart Homes

Absurd Creature of the Week: 10-Foot Bobbit Worm Is the Ocean’s Most Disturbing Predator

Author: Matt Simon. Matt Simon Science<p>Date of Publication: 09.06.13.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>If I could go back to my childhood I would …

Makerbot Digitizer Scans Anything To 3D Print Later

3D printing is a revolution in manufacturing and design, but right now it’s one largely limited to people with the knowledge and skills to craft an …

Nymi Uses Your Cardiac Fingerprint To Secure Your Life

We all want to be more secure, especially now that we know government authorities can basically find our underwear size if we’ve shopped online. And …

iPad Holding Knife Block

Adding a tiny ledge to the back side of a standard wooden knife block turns it into something significantly more useful. The Victorinox Knife Block …

Computers Are About To Get 3,600 Times Faster

This is the highly experimental world of quantum computing, which "makes use of such unusual properties of quantum physics as a particle's ability to move in one direction and its opposite at the same time."<p>Confused yet? Don't worry. It's weird and complicated stuff, but the takeaway is this - …

Episode 356: The Surprisingly Entertaining History Of The Income Tax

The U.S. has a really conflicted history with the income tax. For most of American history, there was no income tax at all. At one point it was ruled unconstitutional.<p>Today, income tax is the federal government's main source of revenue. That raises a question: How did something that was once so …

Rawlemon’s Spherical Solar Energy-Generating Globes Can Even Harvest Energy from Moonlight

The solar energy designers at Rawlemon have created a spherical, sun-tracking glass globe that is able to concentrate sunlight (and moonlight) <b>up to</b> …

Driving Over the Freaky Line

<i>I am writing a book with</i> <i>Robert Scoble</i> <i>called</i> <i>Age of Context</i><i>. It examines the convergence of five technologies: mobile, social media, data, sensors and location into a new era, in which our relationships with our devices will become far more personal and will accurately predict what we will want to do</i> …

Telepathy One guns for Google Glass

iBeetle revealed: real iPhone-friendly vehicle set for 2014

Today the Volkwagen iBeetle has been announced – and it’s not just a concept car. This very real, very ready for the market vehicle has been …

Study: Listening to Certain Sounds Seems to Improve Sleep

Participants played "pink noise" that was synchronized to their brain rhythms slept more deeply and had increased memory retention.<p>Fey Illyas/Flickr<p><b>PROBLEM:</b> Out at the fringes of sleep research, small studies have shown that applying a "gentle electric current" can ease the brain into deep sleep, …

Apple's 100-acre solar farm is the biggest in the world, and it's a thing of wonder to look at

Using a video Apple posted, plus some information on its renewable energy efforts, we've put together a little tour of the solar array.

Hawaii clears land use for the Thirty Meter Telescope, construction to start in 2014

The Thirty Meter Telescope has been under development for more than a decade, but the sheer amount of land needed on Hawaii's Mauna Kea for its namesake main mirror has proved problematic: locals have formally challenged the multi-university effort over concerns that it might damage both the …

Jomi’s Smart Water Bottle Sleeve-Plus-App Wants To Track & Chart Your Liquid Intake To Make You Drink More

Move over HAPIfork. Estonian startup Jomi Interactive is cooking up a pair of smart devices that will remind people to drink <i>more</i> water. Or at least whatever liquid/poison of choice you put in your water bottle. The aim, says the startup, is to encourage healthy behaviour and counteract the mild …

One-atom-thick germanium sheets could replace silicon in semiconductors

It consists of one-atom-thick sheets and it could revolutionize electronics ... but it’s not graphene. Chemists at Ohio State University, instead of …

Ebooks represent nearly a quarter of 2012 publisher sales

The Association of American Publishers has published its 2012 revenue data, which shows that ebooks have grown steadily over the last decade and now …

MIT Developing Ionic Wind Thrusters as Efficient Alternative to Jet Engines

<i>Ion thruster photo from NASA</i><p>A team from MIT is working on developing ionic wind thrusters as an energy-efficient, low-emission alternative to …

How Prozac entered the lexicon

<b>Twenty-five years after Prozac was introduced, the name has entered the cultural lexicon and helped define how people think of mental illness.</b><p>Back in the 1990s Prozac achieved what few prescription drugs ever do. It was trendy.<p>The drug found fame among laymen, fuelled in part by Elizabeth Wurtzel's …

Citi Bike (stations) come to Brooklyn!

On Saturday, Transportation Alternative’s Paul Steely White nearly broke the Internet when he posted the first picture of a Citi Bike station on a …