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15 Thanksgiving Appetizers and Snacks for Maximum Overeating

When I was growing up, Thanksgiving was always a marathon day of food. Sure, dinner was an elaborate affair, but we actually started eating hours before sitting down at the table, and the appetizers were as important as the turkey and mashed potatoes. We blamed the snacking on the fact that dinner …

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Kanpai! The Five Best 12 Year Old Japanese Whiskies

Last week hummus and yoga were “in”, and while they’re not out yet, there’s a new top dog in Popularville: Japanese Whisky. Notice the spelling — …

What's the secret of perfect chips?

It's National Chip Week, so we've asked top chefs and food writers to share their tips for cooking the best chips<p>Britain is a nation that loves chips. Each year we grow around 14,000 hectares of potatoes, or in other terms, an incredible 19,600 football pitches, just for cooking fresh chips. With …

Meet the artist who creates surreal masterpieces with his iPhone

“Really I just download some apps I think sound interesting and play around with them for some time.”<p>The iPhone makes creativity-on-the-move a reality

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5 Ways to Fight Sinus Infections

You can’t completely kill a nasty one, but these tricks will help you speed up recovery<p>Winter is prime time for sinus infections. You’re more apt to get colds and allergies, which make your nasal passages swell, trapping mucus and allowing bacteria to fester, says Jeffrey Terrell, M.D, a professor …

Nokia Z Launcher for Android 4.1 and Higher Released on Google Play

Nokia on Tuesday, along with the announcement of the "first Nokia-branded Android tablet" dubbed the Nokia N1, has also released the "predictive …

Can I Tuck My Jeans into My Boots?

Do it like this to avoid looking like a douche<p>Wearing your denim inside your boots is a stylish move, but it started out as a practical one. 19th-century frontiersmen and cowboys would tuck their pants into their boots to keep them free of debris and prevent them from snagging on brush when they …

Samsung Develops 4.6Gbps WiFi

Samsung has developed a new 60GHz WiFi technology that is capable of speeds five times faster than current WiFi speeds, the technology enable data …

Wi-Fi

Dropbox Selective Sync confirmed to have selective amnesia

With all the hoopla around cloud services, their leaks, and their security holes, one name has managed to remain out of the media’s spotlight. At …

Dropbox

Oppo Teases N3 Android Smartphone with Swivelling Camera

Oppo has released a teaser image of its upcoming N3 smartphone, which features a swivelling camera for taking both front and rear-facing shots.<p>The handset will be formally unveiled later this month, although the anticipation has been quelled recently by a slew of leaks.<p>The official image published …

With 467 Inches of Rainfall a Year, This Village in India Is the Wettest Place on Earth

(Photo: Amos Chapple)<p>There's a rain gauge in Mawsynram, Meghalaya, India. On average, it collects 467 inches--that's 38.9 feet--of rainfall a year. …

27 Unspoken Suit Rules Every Man Should Know

You can't expect to look all dapper and gentlemanly without knowing Suiting 101.

4 Ways Tim Cook Has Changed Apple as CEO

When Steve Jobs stepped down as Apple’s CEO on August 24, 2011, the company’s future was anything but certain. The tech giant had become the most …

Tim Cook

Microsoft set to unveil Windows 9 on September 30th

Microsoft is planning to unveil its Windows 8 successor next month at a special press event. Sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans tell <i>The Verge</i> that the software maker is tentatively planning its press event for September 30th to detail upcoming changes to Windows as part of a release codenamed …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

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Sony Xperia Z1 Compact Review: A Small But Spectacular Android Smartphone

Sony debuted the Xperia Z1 Compact at CES, noting that the consumer who prefers to have a smaller device does not want fewer features. Could Sony take the experience in their flagship smartphone and pack it into a much smaller package without reducing the functionality?<p>In the marketplace, the …

Box Said To Have Filed For IPO, Could Go Public As Early As April

Cloud-based storage company Box is said to have filed an IPO, according to an initial report from Quartz, later followed up by confirmations from The Wall Street Journal and Forbes. It did so quietly, filing the paperwork recently (possibly at the beginning of this week), according to the reports, …

Microsoft will reportedly name enterprise chief Satya Nadella as CEO

Microsoft still hasn't announced who will succeed Steve Ballmer as CEO, but <i>Bloomberg News</i> is reporting that the company is on the verge of naming a replacement. Satya Nadella, the current enterprise chief, will reportedly take over the chief executive job; additionally, Microsoft is considering …

How to Pair Beer with Cheese

<i>For two weeks, our friends at the Good Food Awards will be sharing articles, tips, and recipes from some of their judges, friends, and past GFA winners. Each day will feature a different category, from chocolate to charcuterie to cheese. And if you'd like to score some of the goods competing in</i> …

Samsung's 110-inch Ultra HDTV is the world's largest, and it goes on sale Monday

Samsung promised at CES last January that it would deliver a 110-inch UHDTV this year, and with just a couple of days left to spare here it is. Apparently rolling out in China, the Middle East and a few European countries first, there's no word on price (the 85-inch version that launched earlier …

Google reportedly partners with Audi for on-board Android

Google is reportedly hitting the road for its next battle with Apple for mobile OS market share.<p>The Web giant has teamed with automaker Audi to develop in-car entertainment and information systems based on the Android operating system, according to the Wall Street Journal. The aim of the …

Homer Simpson Slippers for Men

Galaga Pint Glasses

Oh Galaga, you evil quarter eating game. Well at least I can drown out my sorrows at losing all those quarters in my youth with a set of these Galaga …

Fly on Water with the Hydro Powered Jetovator

Believe it or not, you can be walking on air (over water) with the Hydro Powered Jetovator. This personal flying vehicle soars you up 25′ into the …

Samurai Sword Kitchen Knife Set

As they say in New Jersey (if you’re a Real Housewife), why don’t you put your knives “on display, on display”? Tucking your knives away in a knife …

LED Light Up Newton's Cradle

The classic executive desktop diversion has been upgraded for the 21st century. The Kinetic Light Newton’s Cradle adds light up balls to that classic …

Laser Guided Pizza Cutter: Pew Pew Pizza

Take your pizza cutting to the next level of accuracy and awesomeness with the Tactical Laser-Guided Pizza Cutter. This 100% necessary kitchen tool …