Steven Barry DeGracia

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The Short, Serendipitous Life & Untimely Death Of Antisocial Photo-Sharing App, Rando

Almost exactly a year ago I wrote a piece about a new photo-sharing app called Rando built by a London app & design studio, ustwo, which had a colourful app release history (including the popular, psychedelic game Whale Trail). What was really exciting about Rando was not that it offered yet …

Report: Apple may build an iTunes Android app, launch Spotify rival

Advertisement<p>23 Comments<p>Apple (S AAPL) executives are looking for ways to deal with declining digital music sales, and options discussed with record …

Dominique Ansel Invents Something New, Fears of Chipotle Guacamole Shortage Greatly Exaggerated

A roundup of food news from around the Internet on March 5, 2014.<p><i>It’s the afternoon, and you deserve a break. Sit back, pour yourself a glass, and enjoy these food stories from around the Internet.</i> **<p><b>The Links</b><p>Praise be to the pastry gods, Dominique Ansel has invented something new. The cronut …

Diabetes

Broccoli Rabe & Olive Pizza | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Calorie-laden pizza gets a makeover in this healthy rendition. Part-skim mozzarella keeps the topping creamy but low in fat, while nutty nicoise olives develop a lovely wrinkled texture in the oven. The pizza is perfect for lunch and dinner, but, cut into small squares, it also makes a tempting …

Bosch And Hillcrest Make A Bet On Wearable Head-Mounted Computing With New All-In-One Sensor System

Head-mounted computing probably still seems a bit far-fetched to most every day users, but component manufacturers and tech suppliers are already gearing up to provide a future supply chain with the parts it needs to build such devices affordably and easily. Bosch Sensortec and Hillcrest Labs are …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Rome to Florence by Train

• December 23, 2013<br>• Train routes<p>Rome to Florence, by train. You’ll be hard-pressed to find two cities that offer more to visitors. Your Eurail Pass …

Itália: Bolonha - Cidade Base para Viajar pela Itália -

Na minha viagem para explorar a Emilia-Romagna na Itália, Bolonha foi escohida como cidade base. A razão é bem simples: a cidade fica na área central …

Veneza: 10 dicas para quem quer a experiência completa | Ricardo Freire

Nenhum visitante de primeira viagem está preparado para Veneza. A <i>Serenissima</i> requer uma estratégia específica de aproximação. Não existe jeito fácil: …

How to Dress for the Corner Office: The Best Suits From New York Fashion Week Photos | GQ

Toggle Scroll<p>February 10, 2014<p>This NYFW has been heavy on the separates but light on suiting. But, as everybody knows, no good wardrobe is complete without a few great suits. That's why we've gathered them all here, from the classic cuts to new spins on the sartorial staples, so you'll be able to …

Slow-Roasted Glazed Pork Shoulder

8 to 10 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 12 min<p>For the most succulent results, use pork butt or shoulder with the bone in and the top layer of fat intact. It's sold whole but is more often divided into Boston butt or picnic shoulder sections. Either cut will do the job.<p>September …

Spices

The Pleasures of America’s Oldest Vines

America may be a young country and our wine industry even younger, but there are old vineyards that produce seriously delicious wine. Seek them out …

A Tour of the East Village's Borscht Belt Restaurants and Lunch Counters

Say you took an East Villager from the 1980s on a tour of the neighborhood today. What would they say of the glass condos popping up weekly? Would anything look the same?<p>They'd certainly recognize B & H Dairy, established in the 1930s and still standing. They might balk at the nine dollars Stage …

Tesla's raising $1.6 billion to build its battery 'Gigafactory' and mass-market $35k car

If you've been dreaming of a Tesla but can't afford a Model S and its $70k+ sticker price (before tax credits), the company is announcing a major step towards building an electric vehicle in your price range. CEO Elon Musk has targeted 2017 for building a vehicle that costs half that, and has …

Boeing is making a phone for 'Mission Impossible' agents

Smartphone for defense customers wipes your data if you try to get inside it<p>Boeing's mysterious smartphone — the one that was supposed to have come out by the end of 2012 — is now out of the bag. Boeing today posted a full breakdown of Black, a device aimed at defense and security customers. The …

Chimichurri

71<p>5<p>1<p>Shares 77<p>Beef is very popular in France. And it’s not just for the taste: on more than one occasion, I’ve been told I need to eat more red meat …

English Muffin Bread

A few years ago I told my friend Sandra that I thought she should be selling toast, that it would be the Next Big Thing. I like to think that I was …

40+ Paleo Recipes That Aren't Just Steak

From root veggie salads to roasted eggplant, these paleo recipes are so much more than your run-of-the-mill (boring!) steak.<p>Ah, paleo. What started as a fad diet is now a full-blown lifestyle free from grains, most dairy, beans and legumes, sugar, and refined and processed foods. These recipes are …

Cooking

3D-Printing Loom Envisions A Wardrobe That Can Be Produced At Home

Electroloom could be helping you spin your own threads sooner than you think.<p>Could the clothing industry – one that creates an enormous amount of …

MtGox leaves the Bitcoin Foundation board

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock/Nevarpp<p>Mark Karpeles, CEO of the pioneering but troubled Bitcoin exchange MtGox, has resigned his seat on …

This amazing 3d printer can create complex metal objects in thin air! http://bit.ly/1hCVO4Z

Ukraine interim government issues arrest warrant for Yanukovich

KIEV, Ukraine -- Ukraine's interim government has issued an arrest warrant for ousted President<p>Viktor Yanukovich, who is wanted in connection with the deaths of protesters in Kiev's main square last week, acting Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said in a post published on his Facebook page.<p>"A …

Russia

Bumblebees infected with honeybee diseases

<b>The beleaguered bumblebee faces a new threat, scientists say.</b><p>Researchers have found that two diseases harboured by honeybees are spilling over into wild bumblebees.<p>Insects infected with deformed wing virus and a fungal parasite called <i>Nosema ceranae</i> were found across England, Scotland and …

Ecology

Bounty offered for game taken offline by DDoS attack

<b>A bounty of 10,000 euros (£8,200) is being offered to catch the people who took the online multiplayer game Wurm offline.</b><p>The game's servers were victim of a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack this week and the game remains offline.<p>A DDoS attack forces a website offline by overloading the …

Online

Stranger Than Scorsese: Feds Bust Massive Trans-Atlantic Mob Ring

A two-year probe that stretched from the streets of Brooklyn to an Italian peninsula has uncovered an alliance between a Gambino family man and the vicious 'Ndrangheta organization to shuttle massive amounts of heroin, cocaine and weapons across the Atlantic, officials said.<p>Twenty-four people in …

Crime

High five from Florence: “An Affair with Italy” shares secrets from the Tuscan city

<i>We like to think we know how to spot what’s special about a city within moments of arriving there – not least in Italy, where last year we spent a</i> …

Renzi grabs power in Italy without election | Reuters

ROME (Reuters) - Italian center-left leader Matteo Renzi is young, dynamic and has never shied away from a challenge, but his decision to force party colleague Enrico Letta to resign as prime minister is a huge political gamble.<p>Italy's center-left Democratic Party (PD) leader Matteo Renzi gestures …

Guide to Zinfandel Wine

<i>Let’s take a closer look at both red and white Zinfandel wine and learn the secrets to picking out your favorite styles.</i><p>Why is White Zinfandel so …

What is Cava: Spanish Sparkling Wine

If you drink sub-$20 <i>Champagne</i> on New Year’s Eve, chances are it’s either Prosecco or Cava. So you’re probably wondering…<p><i>What is Cava?</i><p><b>Cava is Spanish</b> …