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20 of Chicago's Most Underrated Restaurants, 2018 Edition

Chicago's most essential and hottest restaurants get all the buzz, but what about the places flying under the radar? Instead of chasing the latest openings, discover some hidden gems. These neighborhood favorites stand toe-to-toe with the city's finest and deserve recognition too. They span a …

9 quotes from U.S. presidents we can apply to our careers

On the third Monday of February, people around the United States close up shops, companies, and schools to honor the past presidents. As many of us …

The best free things to do in Chicago in January

This month's free activities are here to save you from your wallet’s post-holiday depression. Perhaps one of your New Year’s resolution is to budget …

Elon Musk will answer call to build Chicago’s high-speed ‘O’Hare Loop’

The entrepreneur’s Boring Company is officially on board<p>Following the City of Chicago’s call for potential builders and operators for a proposed high-speed rail link between downtown and O’Hare International Airport, celebrity tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has thrown his hat in the ring.<p>While it was …

Elon Musk

53 exciting openings in Chicago in December

They may be among the shortest of the year, but December days (and nights) are jam-packed with new ways to explore Chicago. The holiday season is …

These are the 10 most Instagrammed restaurants in America in 2017

Scrolling through the feed of the most Instagrammed restaurants in the country this past year makes one thing clear: The food served at the …

The best coffee shops in Chicago

It wasn't until we compiled this list that we realized what a great coffee city Chicago is. There are numerous spots that appeal to coffee nerds and …

Chicago's best Italian food: 31 days of pasta, pizza, antipasti, gelato and more

From old-school pasta palaces to modern takes, from beloved Italian-American to authentic regional cooking, Food & Dining is on the hunt for Chicago's best Italian food. We're spending 31 days eating at restaurants big and small, across the city and suburbs, to bring you outstanding antipasti, …

Italian Food

New Lip-Syncing Technology Lets Researchers Put Words Into Barack Obama's Mouth

While some social media users have learned not to take photographs at face value due to the power of image editing software like Photoshop, video — …

Pasta so good (and spicy) you might cry

Crying spaghetti is the bomb, reports a friend, home from Seattle. Obviously. Who can resist a name like that?<p>Why, I worried, would spaghetti cry? Was it heartbreak, like the 1964 song "The Crying Game"? Was it the Troubles, like the 1992 movie "The Crying Game"? Or heartbreak, like the 2014 song …

Introducing Chicago's new rooftops and patios of 2017

After putting up with a gray winter and rainy, cold early spring, Chicagoans want to savor every moment of beautiful weather. That means donning sundresses and shorts as soon as the temperature tops 60 degrees and doing your dining and drinking anywhere you can soak up the sun. If you're looking …

SafeHouse Chicago Knows Even Spies Need To Eat So Read Their Menu

While <b>SafeHouse Chicago</b> will only reveal than their spy-themed bar and restaurant will open “very soon” in River North, members of their intelligence community did release their menus. The menu reads like a classified document rife with spy puns. SafeHouse also emphasizes they make almost all the …

McLaren’s new supercar has a rotating dashboard

Most cars are used for a single, simple task: get the driver and their passengers from point A to point B. If we’re honest — though they start around the $200,000 mark — most McLaren sports cars are probably used for the same purpose.<p>But some McLarens are used to go from point A to point A over and …

Sony’s crazy projector that turns any surface into a touchscreen is going on sale this year

It’s called the Xperia Touch, is powered by Android, and will cost around $1,600<p>Over the past couple of years, Sony has shown off a number of experimental products designed for the home. Now, though, one of them is actually going on sale: the newly christened Xperia Touch — an Android projector …

A bike helmet with turn signal lights will make rides a whole lot safer

Cars have indicator lights for better safety — so why don't bicycles too?<p>The Lumos helmet is a helmet for cyclists with a prominent red brake light, …

Bicycle Helmets

Cloud Lamp & Speaker

A cloud-shaped lamp and Bluetooth speaker. The color of its lights can be changed or made to visualize the music being played. Cloud also has a …

This Belgian Villa Is The Ultimate Bachelor Pad

This new villa near the Belgian city of Gent is without any doubt one of the most tasteful modern bachelor pads that we have come across in a long …

50 Best Places to Travel in 2017

The 50 destinations that made our list this year include one of France’s lesser-known wine regions, America’s next big dining spot, and a buzzy Greek …

Lawsuit claims Clinton won Florida, not Trump

<b>TALLAHASSEE, Fla.</b> - A lawsuit filed in Central Florida claims that if it weren't for hacking, malfunctioning voting machines and other Election Day …

At last! A vibrating umbrella that tells you it's about to rain

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Of all the things you need as winter comes, a smart umbrella is surely at the very top of your list.<p>You look critically at everything in your life these days, and if something's not "smart," you disdain its …

Gear & Gadgets

SolarCity acquisition puts Tesla ahead of the green energy game

Elon Musk claims that Tesla’s new solar tiles will be cheaper than a regular roof<p>A few weeks after Tesla Motors Inc. unveiled its plans for a new line of sleek solar roof tiles, the electric car and battery maker officially became a clean-energy company on Thursday after about 85% of shareholders …

Tesla

10 Gadgets to Cut Down Your Energy Bills

Are you trying to save on those energy bills every month, only to wake up with an over-budget bill at the end of each month? Don’t worry. It happens …

Living Like the 1% Is No Longer About Buying Cars, Boats and Jets

If you’re into yachting, flying private, or driving a classic car, but aren’t so much into the maintenance aspect of it all — don’t panic. You have a …

The Hottest Restaurants in Chicago Right Now, March 2018

More often than not, tipsters, readers, friends, and family of Eater have one question: Where should one eat right now? Restaurant obsessives want to know what’s new, what’s hot, which favorite chef just launched a sophomore effort. And while the Eater 38 is a crucial resource covering old standbys …

Lyft riders will now be able to earn JetBlue points

Ride a Lyft, get a frequent flyer mile.<p>Customers who take Lyft to the airport will be able to earn points with JetBlue, the companies announced …

JetBlue

Microsoft Reveals Its Secret Ingredient For Success

You’ve either got it, lost it, or want it. This week proved that Microsoft, after a long solace in the digital desert, has returned. It has a clear strategy for growing its cloud services, the software is working well, and the Surface hardware has added the last ingredient to the mix… desire.<p>It has …

Turn your GoPro into a Nerf football with this Kickstarter project

The AER is a Kickstarter project that looks to take the same concussion-avoiding principles of the classic foam Nerf football and apply it to your GoPro instead.<p>AERVIDEO claims that the AER, which consists of a Nerf-inspired foam casing and fins, makes it possible to safely throw your GoPro up in …

Samsung made an expensive desktop PC that is also a speaker

Now that you can get a VR-capable desktop PC for $499 you might find yourself wondering, "How can PC manufacturers possibly keep margins alive?" Samsung found a way. Its new ArtPC Pulse cylindrical PC / speaker is $1,199.99 to preorder on Amazon right now. I suppose a lower-end SKU could be …

Best New Restaurants

Published April 11, 2016<p>If 2016 has a theme, it will be the Year of the Indie. Sure, the big restaurant groups keep spinning out new concepts, but 10 …

Food & Dining