Thomas Au

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Google Glass, Now With Prescription Lenses and Hipper Frames

Google Glass is ambitions and unlike anything that's come before it. The headset also has a lot to overcome. Today, the search engine king may have taken a big step in the right direction.<p>Whether it's the prohibitive price tag, the nerdy look of the glasses, or the social awkwardness of talking to …

Shoot stunning vacation photographs

We all love vacation. It's a time to relax and enjoy the things we love most. For many, that means lying around doing nothing, or perhaps reading a …

Landscape Photography

Photographer Captures the Vast Beauty of the Golden Gate Bridge

Photographer Ali Ertrk has been capturing the striking beauty of a variety of landmarks since 2006. Based in San Francisco, the talented artist has specifically focused much of his attention on the Golden Gate Bridge, the massive, bright red suspension bridge in California that spans almost two …

San Francisco

Greek Souzoukaklia Recipe

"An extraordinary barbecue recipe to surprise friends and family. Serve with lemon slices and rice."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds ground beef<p>1 onion, …

Alton Brown's Grilled Thanksgiving Turkey Recipe and Tips - Great Ideas : People.com

What if we told you there’s a way to cook your Thanksgiving turkey that’s faster, easier and less messy than roasting it in the oven? <br>Don’t believe …

Our Best Thanksgiving Menus

Whether your prefer the conventional supper or something more casual and off-beat, we have the perfect Thanksgiving menu for your family.

Take a Load off with These Pan-Seared Sausages

Adding seared apples and fresh, crunchy watercress will make your hearty sausage brunch feel a lot lighter<p><b>It’s the freakin’ weekend, which means you should not be awake early enough for breakfast. Sleep in. It’s all about brunch.</b><p>Usually, we like to roll into the weekend with a towering pile of …

Breakfast

25 Days Of Cookies

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 21: Tea Cake...<p>By Dan Piepenbring<p>We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 20: White...<p>By Dan Piepenbring<p>We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 19:...<p>By Dan Piepenbring<p>We're …

25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 4, Fruity Pebble Oatmeal Cookies

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 4: Fruity Pebble Oatmeal Cookies<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>You've got to hand it to Fruity Pebbles. It's a cereal that …

Breakfast

3 tips for the home cook from Thomas Keller

Somehow it’s hard to imagine chef Thomas Keller heating up veggie burgers or tossing together a quick Friday-night supper for the kids. In case you …

Modern Residence Seamlessly Integrating into the Landscape in Ottawa, Canada

Recently designed by Christopher Simmonds, this clean-lined modern residence located in Ottawa, Canada is a sanctuary of peace and tranquility. …

Top 25 Black Friday tech deals 2013

So what are the real deals this Black Friday? Check out these top picks from CNET.<p>Every year the Black Friday online circulars hit the Web and lots of sites round up every tech deal under the sun. That's great, but it's always hard to tell the real deals from all the crap that's being advertised to …

Black Friday

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Architecture

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Gift Ideas<p>Don't show up at brunch empty handed.<p>22 Photos3 days agoView More<p>Fitness<p>Two <b>GQ</b> staffers unpack the gym's code of silence.<p>By Clay Skipper19 …

Lifestyle

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

Cyber Monday 2013 Mobile Shopping: PayPal Up 93.6%, eBay Up 88%

PayPal and eBay Enterprise have revealed some statistics for the Cyber Monday yesterday’s shopping craze. While the increases weren’t as big as for Thanksgiving, numbers for which were released on the weekend, but they’re still significant increases.<p>Compared to Cyber Monday 2012, the eBay-owned …

Google Wallet for iOS update allows adding cards with your smartphone camera, single sign-on compatibility

Last month, Google Wallet for Android got an update that allowed capturing credit and debit card info via smartphone camera. Now, that functionality has arrived for iOS users. That's right, you can now use that iPhone to snap an image of your plastic arsenal in order to organize that digital …

Motorola Droid Ultra First Impression

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]t’s doesn’t take a genius to see that Motorola’s Droid Ultra isn’t that much different than the Droid Maxx. In fact, it’s largely …

Mobile Technology

iPhone 5S vs. iPhone 5 (spec comparison)

Apple’s iPhone announcement on Tuesday wasn’t meant to expand their smartphone product line so much as it was a chance to announce replacements to an …

Mophie Juice Pack Powerstation Duo: All day charger for mobile gadgets

I bought this USB charging unit because I have a lousy sense of direction. I get lost in buildings and in cities, even ones I’m familiar with. My …

How Sony Could Beat Microsoft At Its Own Game And Win The Living Room War

Sony has wisely marketed its PlayStation 4 as a system designed with the “core gamer” audience in mind.<p>The PS4 has social apps, video streaming, and all the other bells and whistles the competition has, but first and foremost it’s a machine designed to play games. Or at least that’s the …

Will New iPhone Colors Create A Hierarchy Among Users?

After Apple's announcement this week, choosing which iPhone to buy won't be such a black-and-white decision.<p>Buyers now have a cheaper, albeit more colorful option in the iPhone 5c (starting at $99, with a contract), which comes in white, blue, pink, green or yellow. Deciding to go with the newest …