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These Are the 5 Best Burgers in New York City. Full Stop.

What makes the best burger in NYC? The patty. The bun. The pickles. The cheese. It all matters.<p>Last week, an editor sent an email out in our office. It posed an innocent, simple question: What's the best burger in New York City? The answers were anything but simple or innocent. Words were had. …

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These are the best New York City restaurants where you can eat for under $40

New York City has no shortage of world-class restaurants, but many are too expensive for those who don't make six-figure salaries. Still, there are plenty of high-quality options that offer reasonably priced meals.<p>Each year, the judges of the Michelin Guide award the title of Bib Gourmand to their …

The 10 New TV Shows You'll Be Obsessed With This Fall

New comedies, dark prestige dramas, and an epic Ken Burns docu-series await.<p>Summer is ending, and with it comes the conclusion of our obsessive chronicling of every incestuous hookup on <i>Game of Thrones</i> and the preposterous Roadhouse booking on <i>Twin Peaks: The Return</i>. But don't leave the couch just …

The 2 Hour Rule: The Genius of Einstein, Darwin, and Nietzsche Applied

This curated column is authored by Zat Rana Albert Einstein wasThe post The 2 Hour Rule: The Genius of Einstein, Darwin, and Nietzsche Applied …

Why Successful People Spend 10 Hours a Week on ‘Compound Time’

Warren Buffett, Albert Einstein, Oprah Winfrey all do this one thing outside their to-do-lists everyday.<p>One question has fascinated me my entire …

The Branding Genius Behind Shake Shack Presents Her Sequel

Can Paula Scher make lightning strike again?<p>Most people don’t know it, but Shake Shack’s branding was created for free. Pentagram partner Paula Scher was happy to provide pro bono work to what was then a little burger joint in her local park. Less than a decade later, Shake Shack IPO’d for $100 …

16 Excellent Things to Eat, Drink, and Do in New York City This April

Every month in New York, there’s bound to be a bewildering number of new dishes to eat, drinks to imbibe, and food-themed events to attend. It would …

A San Francisco startup 3D printed a whole house in 24 hours

San Francisco-based startup Apis Cor built a whole house in a Russian town within 24 hours. It didn't repair an existing home or use prefabricated parts to make that happen -- the secret lies in 3D printing. The company used a mobile 3D printer to print out the house's concrete walls, partitions …

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NYC Manhattan Neighborhood Map

Manhattan, arguably New York City's most popular borough, is made up of many different districts or neighborhoods with unique personalities, …

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was serious and bookish and had very strong opinions. His work was fastidious. He rarely socialized with colleagues, but he was impeccable in his commitments to others. And he was skilled at his job.<p>…

Hidden Apple TV Features You Should Know

Here's how to navigate Apple TV, with some special tricks for the updated model.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

8 Pizzas That Haunt My Dreams, 2016

Each year I like to take stock of all the pizza I’ve eaten in the previous 12 months and drop a quick list of the "8 Pizzas That Haunt My Dreams." Why should you care? As the web’s original, not-so-famous pizza blogger (a laughable title, to be sure) I’ve chronicled the ups and downs and in and …

The stunning pop-up book adventure game Tengami drops to just $2 (Reg. $5)

The stunning interactive storybook adventure title Tengami is now available for just <b>$2</b> on the App Store. Regularly listed between $4 and $5, this is matching the best price we have tracked on the App Store since a one-time sale back in 2015.<p>And remember we have a solid deal on Secret of Mana right …

Our 10 favorite iOS apps of 2016: From Instagram Stories to Pokémon Go

Attack of the apps<p>This was the year that Instagram became a new app, Google became known for its iOS apps, and Pokémon Go became a phenomenon.<p>Here …

Best Films of 2016

Two artists entering full bloom—Maren Ade (with our first non-American #1 since 2012’s <i>Holy Motors</i>) and Barry Jenkins—topped our annual survey, next …

Seagate's Game Drive for Xbox SSD loads games lightning fast, but at a cost

The story goes that PC gamers can already do 4K gaming and have lighting fast game loads due to the more advanced hardware abilities compared to a …

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The best New York City restaurant for every type of cuisine

As part of its 2017 restaurant-survey results, released in October, Zagat compiled a list of the best restaurants in New York City for every type of cuisine.<p>From smoky barbecue to flavor-packed ramen to handmade falafel, there's a top-rated spot to curb every craving.<p>There were also a few repeats …

The Best Movies Of 2016

2016's movies have had a plenty to offer. We’ve revelled at <i>The Revenant</i>, delighted at Denis Villeneuve, battled with Batman and Superman, gone ga-ga …

Oliver Cabell Luxury Bags

Nowadays, the standard price tags and labeling on designer bags seem to indicate less and less about how well—or even where—it's made. Thus, newly launched Oliver Cabell regards utmost transparency as a distinguishing factor, joining like-minded direct-to-consumer disruptors like Everlane and …

The absolute best restaurants in NYC

When it comes to food, New Yorkers are spoiled AF with the best restaurants in NYC. With an endless supply of buzzy restaurant openings, well-worn …

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The best ice cream NYC has to offer

No matter what the season, there's never a wrong time for some of the best ice cream NYC has to offer. And luckily for fellow frozen-treat lovers, …

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The Future Of Branding Is Debranding

Branded content camouflages what companies have been trying to do since time immemorial: Sell you stuff. Here’s a better idea.<p>As digital media blunts the impact of advertising, brands are looking for new ways to lure consumers. The latest, buzziest effort has been to publish stories that look and …

Copenhagen Street Dog

Let’s be real: for most, the blissfully ignorant days of loving the classic American hot dog are over. Because, well, we just don’t know what’s in those things. But rather than picking up an impostor in the health food aisle, why not turn to Denmark: a country equally enamored with traditional …

The 100 Best Infographics of the Last Decade

A well-designed infographic is a beautiful thing. Whether it’s visualizing a large amount of data or simply presenting information in a visual …

15 jazz records for people who don't like jazz

<b>Busting the myth of jazz as a private island for the smug, middle-aged and lonely.</b><p>When the idea for this feature first came up it was with the …

The 50 Best Movies On Netflix UK

Ever sat down for a nice pleasant evening of Netflix-and-chilling – only to buckle under the pressure of choice? Fear not! Your friends at <i>Empire</i> have …

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Justdelete.me Wants To Help You Pull The Plug On All Those Pesky Online Accounts

It’s tiring, isn’t it? Doing everything online, I mean. Everyday you log into services tailor-made for shopping, searching, sharing, watching, chatting, curating, reading, bragging — that’s a lot of places to keep your personal information, and no one could blame you if you wanted to try to pare …

80 Books Every Person Should Read

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create an updated list of books everyone should read. Each participant made 10 picks. It's a new year, a new Esquire.com. We're looking forward to reading and we hope you are, too.<p>What can …

25 promising digital design blogs to follow this year

Let me ask you a simple question. How much value you get from the blogs you read every day? Are they worth your time?<p>Whether you are a startup founder, entrepreneur or a creative freelancer you read a lot of blogs and magazines every day. In the age of digital noise, it is extremely hard to find …

5 Xbox One indie games that are better than the big boys

The Xbox One has a raft of exclusive, and not-so-exclusive, games coming out this year - including the likes of <i>Quantum Break</i>. But when you move away …