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Apple's Entirely Unnecessary But Very Cool Method Of Making The Mac Pro

This is an interesting little tale to me covering as it does two parts of my working life: tech and business and then the wider shores of the metals business which is what I do in my day job. Apple's new Mac Pro uses one particular metals manufacturing technique which is entirely unnecessary in a …

35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

Beaches

Cooking With Hot Sauce

<b>Bon Appétit</b><p>The BA Test Kitchen goes to code red with three out-of-the-bottle uses for our favorite condiment: hot sauce.<p><b>DEVILED CHEESE TOASTS</b><p><i>"The only thing better than pimiento cheese dip? Melted pimiento cheese dip, laced with chopped pickles for a little zip."--Janet McCracken, deputy food editor</i><p>…

How To Make A Souffle: Don't Be Scared

There's no dish that's more intimidating, more fear-inducing, more downright terrifying than the soufflé. Even the most experienced of chefs have been known to break out in a sweat when faced with the soufflé. Not even Audrey Hepburn could get it right. The soufflé is a dish that calls for only a …

Feel Better About Eating Dessert: 5 Whole Grain Recipes

Here are a few great recipes that feature whole grain flours (or even the grains themselves) to get you started. From cookies and cakes to ice cream …

Ice Cream

29 Pasta Salads To Chill Out With This Summer

Hey bro, you like noodles? Cool, me too.

Healthy Eating

Look! 2-Ingredient Maple Hazelnut Butter

If you're anything like me, summer breakfasts look a lot different than fall and winter breakfasts. I usually reach for something warm like oatmeal …

Breakfast

Sara Kate makes this salad whenever she travels by air; it's almost always the same formula but never the same salad twice. It's meant to clear the refrigerator, but also has nutrition and flavor in mind. GET THE RECIPE: Airplane Salad with Greens, Grains, and Seeds - http://www.thekitchn.com/recipe-airplane-salad-recipes-from-the-kitchn-190533

Chocolate Strawberry Nutella Cake

I made this cake on a whim. I didn’t feel like making ganache, so in desperation, I reached for the the half-eaten tub of Nutella I’d hidden on the …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

The Best Bars in America, 2013

It's a tricky time for bars: are they places to escape reality, or are they places to marvel at how a drink gets made? So, as well as adding to our ever-growing list, we assess the state of things: the bars, the bartenders, the drinkers. Drinking itself.<p>It's a tricky time for bars: are they places …

Alcohol

5 Delicious (and Healthy!) Iced Tea Combinations

Tea

10 Upcycle Ideas That Give Simple Items A Second Chance To Be Extraordinary

A creative person with lots of imagination always has great ideas of how to repurpose items or how to improve certain designs and decors. It’s all …

Chemicals

DIY: Glass Coffee Table on Wheels

Who has $2,000 to drop on a glass coffee table on wheels? I don’t, which is why I’m considering making my own.<p>If you’re like us, and admire the pricy …

Charbonize Bag & Sleeves

Simple and utilitarian are two of my favorite adjectives when describing gadget sleeves and bags, so of course this collection by Charbonize gets a …

MacBook Pro

74 Stylish Kitchens With Brick Walls and Ceilings

Brick makes the space industrial and very chic, it’s almost an ideal decoration for kitchen and dining zones. You may make a brick wall, all the …

6 Dream Travel Jobs that Actually Exist

Since graduating from college in 2007, Turner Barr has been traveling the world. Not convinced that a desk job was for him, he headed to South …

Travel

7 Terrible Management Fads That Just Won't Die

Contrary to what you might think, management fads aren't fads because they're something new. Quite the contrary, what makes them fads is that companies glom onto these decades-old ideas as panaceas... one after the other after the other.<p>Here's how to ensure that you can still get work done and …

Management

Make your old iPhone run like new

Want to rejuvenate a sluggish iPhone 4? Here are some easy tips.<p>My friend is convinced that the slowing of his iPhone 4S is part of a vast Apple conspiracy. I'm not completely persuaded.<p>I mean, sure Apple has sent out updates to iOS that are arguably a step in the wrong direction, like that whole …

Apps

Stylish Farmhouse Dining Tables–Airily romantic or casual and cozy

Despite their fairly obvious furniture requirements (e.g., table and chairs), dining rooms are a fantastic space to highlight your decorating style. …

Interior Design

5 Ways To Be Productive When The Pressure Is On

The key is "being able to keep up the intensity even though there's no external accountability," says Sharon Melnick, a business psychologist and author of Success Under Stress. This means you need to be able to "manage your stress levels and stay motivated even when you're not," she says, because …

Time Management

Tiny countries that pack a big punch

Size isn't everything. Here are ten of the smallest countries in the world. Some of them are rarely visited, except by travellers collecting visa stamps. Most are islands, often far flung. Their wealth varies, from nearly the highest per capita GDP to nearly the lowest, but all still manage to …

6 Sweet and Satisfying Sugarless Desserts

Treats that put maple syrup, honey, agave nectar and chocolate front and center—without a grain of white sugar in sight.<p>On the Joys of …

Dessert

12 Homes Made From Shipping Containers

Shipping containers meet a variety of requirements: Modern. Check. Low-cost. Check. Environmentally-friendly. Check. See twelve homes that make them …

Architecture

betillon / dorval-bory: appartement spectral, paris a french apartment feels both cozy and contemporary with colorful accent lighting, an open floor plan, and ingenious architectural space-saving design. see more: http://www.designboom.com/architecture/betillon-dorval-bory-appartement-spectral-paris/

Do Opposites Attract? See These 11 Surprising Decor Matches

Designer tricks to prove opposites attract.<p>Forget the matchy-matchy look. Decorating a room with different furniture styles, colors, and patterns is fashionable and fresh — but it can also be hard to pull off. Here are easy expert tricks for mixing antique, modern, and traditional design so that …

The Ultimate Wine-Pairing Infographic

I’ve never understood brussel sprouts. Oh, they’re delicious, roasted in a cast iron pan with big hunks of garlic. But I’ve tried reds, and I’ve tried whites. Neither seems to pair all that well. And wouldn’t you know it? Brussel sprouts are a footnote on this incredible infographic: Foods that …

Birthday Cake Recipes (PHOTOS)

We don't care what anyone says, you have to have cake on your birthday. Even if you loathe cake, this is the one day of the year where you just don't have a choice -- you had better eat a slice.<p>Because even if it's just a basic yellow cake with chocolate frosting that's eaten on many other …