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10 Rare Whiskeys Picked by a Whiskey Hunter

When chef Chris Shepherd isn't blowing away diners at Houston's Underbelly, he's hunting for unique bourbons. Here are his favorites.<p>Whiskeys like Wild Turkey and Gentleman Jack are perfect for college tailgaters and corporate imbibers, but some in the culinary know like to dig a little deeper. …

How Smart Traffic Lights Could Transform Your Commute

The traffic signals along Factoria Boulevard in Bellevue, Wash., generally don’t flash the same stretch of green twice in a row, especially at rush …

Transportation

Security researchers found another 'massive security risk' in Lenovo computers

Chinese PC maker issues a patch to fix multiple vulnerabilities<p>Three months after Lenovo was called out for installing dangerous software onto its computers, the world's largest PC manufacturer has once again been accused of lax security measures. Security firm IOActive reports that it discovered …

Lenovo

Google introduces Cloud Bigtable managed NoSQL database to process data at scale

Google today announced the beta release of Cloud Bigtable, a new managed NoSQL database on the Google Cloud Platform.<p>At the core of the new service is Google’s Bigtable database, which Google detailed in an academic paper in 2006. (Bigtable still plays a part in Google consumer-facing services like …

LCC (Episode 138): Max Lugavere And Michelle Turnbull Ask Why Little Rock Is Pushing Veganism

In Episode 138 of “Low-Carb Conversations With Jimmy Moore & Friends,” we have a wonderful pair of guest friends in documentary filmmaker <b>Max Lugavere</b> …

Combining the best of veganism and paleo? It makes a lot of sense.

I have no beef with vegans. (You may see what I did there). Seriously, I've never been one to bait or harass the vegan community. I think most vegans …

8 Vegan Dinners that Moonlight as Lunches

<i>Vegan lunches can -- and should -- be a lot more interesting than bare salads or carrot sticks and hummus. New Veganism columnist Gena Hamshaw will be sharing inspiration for midday meals that stave off both hunger and boredom.</i><p><i>Today: If you're a student -- or just a busy person -- you'll want some</i> …

How To Pick the Right Bread for a Sandwich

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Give your sandwich the respect it deserves.</i><p>Sometimes, only a sandwich will do. Pasta seems too complicated, meat too fussy and begging needily for side …

Savoury Table

My New Normal: Curried Red Lentil Soup<p>I'll spare you of all the gory details, but I have been experiencing a health crisis lately. To say that this …

Quinoa Cakes - iFOODreal - Healthy Family Recipes

★★★★★<p>5 from 2 reviews<p>Quinoa Cakes Recipe with sun-dried tomato and feta cheese, crispy on the outside, soft and moist inside quinoa patties.<p><b>Prep …

The New Veganism: Lentil Walnut Tacos with Cabbage Lime Slaw

Before we head into the weekend, I thought I’d leave you with an easy, no heat recipe for game day. These are unconventional tacos, made with a …

'Game of Thrones' vs. the books: Why the TV version just won

<i>Warning: This post contains spoilers for everything up to and including Season 5, episode 2 of</i> Game of Thrones <i>as well as for the book series.</i><p>For …

'Game of Thrones' showrunners explain why they changed Sansa's storyline

HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> has been gradually edging away from its source material. Yet Sunday’s episode introduced what is perhaps the boldest departure …

Facebook acquires server security firm PrivateCore

Looking to make user data more secure, Facebook announced Thursday that it has acquired secure server technology company PrivateCore.<p>PrivateCore, which was founded in 2012 and is based in Palo Alto, Calif., develops software that authenticates and secures server data. The company's goal is to …

Social Media

Vegan Superfood Recipes

Superfoods aren’t all exotic and expensive. These vegan superfood recipes are totally accessible.<p>Since I’ve been researching and writing a lot about …

Grilled Seitan Kebabs With Creole Coconut Sauce [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Recipes

Easy 3-Ingredient Breakfast Recipes

Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day, but it can also be the most difficult to make time for. In fact, despite 93% of Americans …

Is It Possible, and Safe, to Raise Vegan Kids?

Almost three years ago, my father-in-law died of pancreatic cancer. It was not the first time cancer had touched someone in my family, and, sadly, it …

Confess Your Secrets and Eat Good Vegetarian Food at Confessional

When you walk in to the East Village restaurant Confessional (<i>308 East 6th Street; 212-477-2400</i>), your eye is immediately drawn to the right wall, …

Vegetarian Food

Philly Cheese Sandwich, Vegetarian Style

Philly Cheese & Veggie Sandwich<p>Yields: 4 servings | Serving size: 1 sandwich | Calories: 258 | Total Fat: 12 g | Saturated Fats: 2 g | Trans Fats: 0 …

Taylor Swift and Her Belly Button Take a Trip to Hawaii

It's girls' trip time! She has hiked the West Coast with singer Lorde and flown across the pond with Karlie Kloss, and now, Taylor Swift is taking …

Swimwear

Here's the easiest way to unsubscribe from annoying emails

It's common practice that newsletters from retail websites and the like include an "unsubscribe" link in their emails, but that's often buried under fine print and a swath of ads. At some point, unsubscribing becomes such a chore, it's easier to just delete new messages.<p>Some email providers …

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