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These San Francisco restaurants are so 'Only in SF'

Last year we attempted to categorize what restaurants best embody San Francisco. And this might be our favorite batch.<p>Above is a slideshow of what we consider the most "Only in SF" restaurants you can find in our city.<p>This project started with a simple request of a visiting friend, who requested to …

Ridin' Droidy: Clever Rolling BB-8 Wheel Cover

This is the BB-8 tire cover spotted by Redditor dubsallday on a road in California. Pretty clever. There's a video of BB-8 in action after the jump …

Jimmy Fallon & Will Smith Give Us The Evolution Of Hip-Hop Dancing

Just like Michelle Obama and Justin Timberlake before him, Will Smith joined Jimmy Fallon in a dance-off to give the kids a lesson of in the history of dance. This time, on the very first "Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," the duo, both clad in denim overalls, performed the Evolution of Hip-Hop …

Mod of the Week: HULK, for Grand Theft Auto IV

Having recently played as Iron Man in a Grand Theft Auto IV mod, I was pretty excited to spot another of Marvel's heroes arriving in Liberty City …

LEGO Unveils 'Back to the Future' Time Machine Set

Marking the fourth release from the LEGO CUUSOO fan submission-based designs, LEGO has unveiled a<p>Marking the fourth release from the LEGO CUUSOO fan submission-based designs, LEGO has unveiled a <i>Back to the Future</i> box set. Originally submitted by two fan builders and selected late last year to be …

Tesla CTO hopes to reduce EV charging times to 10 minutes or less

Charging time is the bane of every EV driver; even the half-hour for a partial fuel-up at a Tesla Supercharger station can feel like an eternity next to the few minutes required for gasoline. Tesla CTO JB Straubel sees this as just a temporary obstacle, however -- he tells <i>MIT Technology Review</i> that …

Woman Fashions Own Prosthetic Leg Out of LEGO

This is a time-lapse video of Youtuber AmputeeOT fashioning herself a prosthetic leg out of LEGO bricks. It's a LEGO leg! It really got me thinking …

Watch this 1,000-mile Lamborghini Espada road trip

The Lamborghini Espada was four-passenger GT built by the Italian automaker from 1968-1978. While some may consider its appearance ungainly, a 60-degree, 4.0-liter V12 fed by Weber carburetors generated 350 horsepower, enough to give the 3,600-pound two-door spirited performance when compared to …

Blanket Surveillance. Total Secrecy. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Imagine that one day you came home to find a shiny little bubble of one-way glass in an upper corner of every single room, and a notice left on your kitchen table: “<i>As required by the Safe Society Act, we have installed remotely controlled cameras throughout your home. (Also your office.) But don’t</i> …

7 things to do this weekend (June 7-10)

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are some options, from Joss Whedon’s take on “Much Ado about Nothing” to an exhibit of Miles Davis’ art, as highlighted in this week’s 96Hours in the SF Chronicle. For more things to do, visit events.sfgate.com.

How to Get Practically Free Wi-Fi Practically Anywhere

Your Nexus 7 is Wi-Fi-only, but if Verizon thinks that you're ponying up $10 a month just for the privilege of tethering it to your phone, they've …

K.I.T.T., The A-Team Van, General Lee, And Ecto-1: Cars From Classic 80's Shows And Movies Recreated In LEGO

This is a gallery of classic vehicles from 80's pop culture constructed in LEGO form by LEGOmaniac and Bricks Brother contributor Ralph. Obviously …

Solar Powered Window Socket

Designers Kyuho Song & Boa Oh have developed the brilliant Window Socket, a portable device intended to enable you to use electricity freely and …

Clean Energy

Christopher Lee Readies Heavy Metal Album for 91st Birthday

'Lord of the Rings' actor collaborated with Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner<p>Actor Christopher Lee plans to celebrate his 91st birthday in …

People Are So Clever: A LEGO Swiss Army Knife Model

This is the LEGO Swiss Army Knife built by LEGO CUUSO user Robiwan. That's a pretty clever design. Still, you should never, under any circumstances, …

Jealous: Father And Son Build Giant Basement Arcade

This is the giant basement arcade built by Redditor mertzlufft and his father. Mertzlufft sounds kind of braggy about it to which sucks because the …

Death Wish: 163MPH On A Rocket Powered Bicycle

This is a short video of French bicyclist François Gissy setting a new world record by hitting 263km/h (~163mph) on a hydrogen peroxide powered …

CG Star Wars Versus Star Trek Battle In San Francisco

This is a computer graphics clash between the forces of Star Wars and Star Trek in and above San Francisco. Who wins? I'm not saying, that would be a …

5-Million Piece Full Size LEGO X-Wing Fighter Model

This is the 5,335,200-piece LEGO X-wing fighter, a full-scale version of the 560-piece set the company actually sells. It's not pure LEGO though, it …

HTC One is first HTCPro certified enterprise-ready device in US

More than just a pretty face, the HTC One is business ready and HTCPro certified<p>HTC has announced that the HTC One is their first HTCPro certified …

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

These apps keep your handset going longer between charges and can help smooth out performance overall.<p>If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These …

Apps

Tasting Notes: Stella Artois Cidre

To begin: someone made a mistake in this assignment. I don’t like ciders. They’re sweet enough to send me into shock. They have a flatness that makes …

8FIVE2SHOP x Nike SB Stefan Janoski "Never in the Club"

Initially introduced back in the summer of 2011, the SE version of Stefan Janoski signature low-top<p>Initially introduced back in the summer of 2011, the SE version of Stefan Janoski signature low-top brought a bit of ‘old man steeze’ to the world of Nike SB thanks to the inclusion of two Velcro …

Suunto Ambit2 GPS Watches

It doesn't matter if you're an athlete or an outdoorsman — or both — as these new Suunto Ambit2 GPS Watches ($400-$650) include a model for everyone. …

Wearable Tech

Halda Race Pilot Watch

Most "racing" watches sport nothing more than a fancy chronograph to count lap times. But the Halda Race Pilot Watch ($TBA) isn't most watches. This …

Watches