Clive Shamwana

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The GOkey Is The Ultimate Keychain Companion, Will Charge Your Phone, Find Your Keys and More

Many of us have random, useless crap on our keychains like souvenirs from vacations, pictures of our kids (or pets) and other random things. But the …

50 Creative Ways to Repurpose, Reuse and Upcycle Old Things

If you’re like me, you probably have a lot of old stuff just lying around your house. It’s not doing anything but taking up space, but you’re either …

Fuelbox Wants To Be The Be-All And End-All Of Phone Chargers

It’s happened to us all; we get somewhere and realize we’ve forgotten a charger, or a cord, and now we’re up the creek. And the more devices you …

Grill And Eat At The Same Table, JAG Table Grill Lets Guests Grill Their Own Food

If you like the setup at Korean BBQ restaurants, where you grill your own meat, then the JAG Table is what your need in your backyard. Perfect for …

Open-Face Bacon-and-Egg Sandwiches with Arugula

Makes 2 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 bacon slices, halved crosswise<p>1<p>1 4-inch square ciabatta or focaccia bread, halved horizontally<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>4 large thin tomato slices<p>1<p>1 small shallot, chopped<p>1/2 tablespoon white wine vinegar<p>1 cup (packed) …

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Umami Burger Creator Brings Us Cheesecake Cookie Sandwiches

Adam Fleischman, the mind and muscle behind Umami Burger and ChocoChicken, has wowed us again, but this time with cheesecake (and cookies!) -- which means only the best of things.<p>LA Creamery, an all natural Los Angeles-based ice cream company (which is run by Stephen Bikoff, Brad Saltzman and Adam …

10 Sources Of Umami, The 'Fifth Taste' That Makes Food Delicious

A long, long time ago, only four tastes ruled the culinary world: sweet, sour, salty, and bitter. But in the late 1800s, a European chef and a Japanese chemist both discovered the existence of a fifth taste -- umami -- abundantly present in their bowls of rich veal stock and earthy dashi.<p>And while …

Apple-fennel salad with prosciutto and walnuts recipe

Best Salmon Recipe: The Only One You'll Ever Need

There are a lot of different ways to prepare salmon -- many of them good too -- but there's only one best way to cook this fish and we're going to share it with you.<p>When we talk about the best, we don't mean a fancy 12-hour preparation of a dinner that you'll finish in 20 under minutes. While we're …

How To Make Candied Salted Bacon

There comes a time in everyone's life when you're standing in the kitchen at 2am (pants optional) testing recipes. The quickly approaching morning …

Ice Cream

DIY Lighting Fixture Designs For The Backyard

Transform your backyard into a magical and beautiful space where you can relax and entertain your guests. Have a few lanterns or lighting fixtures …

The 10 Different Types Of Dicks

1. The Bat<p>This dick is so big, TOO big, even for people who love a nice big dick. A bat dick is fat and moderately to extremely long, and when faced …

ThL W200S full review and hands-on

The Chinese smartphone maker ThL has been releasing some interesting phones recently including the ThL T100S which featured MediaTek’s true octa-core processor. The performance of the T100S was impressive, especially for non-GPU related tasks and when a review unit of the ThL W200S arrived on my …

Phones

Soak In Some Summer Fun With Extreme Water Tag

It’s been a harsh winter in some places of the nation, with the thought of summer a warm welcome from the cold. While you’re planning your summer …

Stamp Yo Face Immortalizes Your Face In Rubber

There are many technologies that advancing electronics and human progress have left behind, and one of them is the humble stamp. Just a carved piece …

TULIP Toilet Roll Dispenser

Here is a stylish toilet roll holder from the <b>Tulip collection</b> by the Italian company <b>Arblu</b>. It’s made of powder-coated steel.<p><b>Tulip Toilet Roll</b> …

Elgato Smart Key Review

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]here’s been a proliferation of “smart tags” for smartphones: little tokens with Bluetooth technology inside that pair with a …

Gear & Gadgets

Cobra Electronics Debuts Portable Car Jump-Starter Device

Huge in the automotive world, Cobra electronics has released a cool-looking portable jump starter device for you car. Their JumPack is said to be a …

The iShower Bluetooth Speaker Fills Your Shower With Music

Singing in the shower is enhanced when you have the iShower Bluetooth Speaker with you. Now you can actually belt your favorite tunes as the original …

Torso Aims To Rein In Phone Charger Cable Chaos

If the sight of tangled cables brings you out in OCD shakes then this little gizmo, currently seeking $50k in Kickstarter crowdfunding, will bring peace and tranquility to your gadget-loving eye.<p>Torso is the charger cable transformed into a shortened, bendable stub which can double as a phone stand …

The best tracks of 2013: our top 20

You already know Daft Punk topped our poll of the year's best tracks – but what else hit the spot for our writers in 2013?<p>• Alexis Petridis on Daft Punk's Get Lucky • Tim Jonze on why he hates Get Lucky • See all our Best Albums of 2013 coverage<p>1 Daft Punk – Get Lucky<br>2 Lorde – Royals<br>3 Mariah Carey …

bike2Power SpinPOWER Bicycle Phone Charger Kit iPhone 4 Review

[dropcap]P[/dropcap]eople may ride bicycles for a lot of different reasons, but avoiding the need for gasoline has got to be a plus no matter how you …

Gear & Gadgets

NPR Music's 100 Favorite Songs Of 2013

What do you have to do, as a song, to win our hearts? You have to sink in. You have to stop someone dead in her tracks. You need to cause that man to act a fool. Scrunch a nose, tense a shoulder, drop an ass.<p>We compile our 100 Favorite Songs much like we do the work on our 50 Favorite Albums list, …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

A Phone Charging Device For The Next Billion Turns Heat Into Power

The Voto uses cookstoves, a handheld fuel cell, and simple biomass fuels to power lights and devices in areas where electricity is scarce.<p>Billions of people in the developing world are using mobile phones, and a growing portion of them are connecting to the Internet for the time through them. But …

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How to Calculate The Equity Split Between Co-Founders in Startups

<i>George Deeb is the Managing Partner at Chicago-based Red Rocket Ventures, a startup consulting and financial advisory firm based in Chicago. You can follow George on Twitter at @georgedeeb and @RedRocketVC.</i><p>There are a lot of variables to go into calculating a fair equity split a startup team. These …

The iPad finally gets a great productivity suite — and it’s not from Microsoft

A new, free productivity app for iPad enables you to create and edit Microsoft Word and Excel documents with a gorgeous user interface rebuilt for the iPad. It’s the app Microsoft wishes it built — but it’s actually from a small, publicly traded company called HopTo.<p>The Campbell, Calif.-based HopTo …

The PowerPot V: Portable, On-Demand Power for All Your Devices - Anywhere, Anytime - Vagabondish

We’ve said it before, but … it’s rare for us to see anything truly new and unique here in the way of travel gadgets at Vagabondish HQ. But every so …

Jinni for iPad: A Sweet TV & Movie Recommendatoin App

We first covered Jinni way back in 2009, calling it the Last.fm for movies, just as the service was opened to public beta. While Jinni may not be a name that sits on the tip of your tongue, the Israeli startup has been notching up some pretty impressive content partnerships in recent times.<p>In a …