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Tinder CEO makes an ass of himself right before parent company's IPO

No wonder businesses have to stay quiet right before they go public.<p>On the eve of his parent company's public offering, Tinder CEO and cofounder Sean …

3 killed, thousands without power in Northwest windstorm

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Cleanup crews took to the streets Wednesday in Washington state after a powerful storm killed three people, cut power to more …

Weather

The $85 Asus Chromebit is a tiny HDMI stick running Chrome OS

Google and Asus today launched the Chromebit, an $85 HDMI stick that allows users to plug into any screen and run Chrome OS straight out of the box — assuming they also link up a USB or Bluetooth mouse and keyboard. First unveiled in March, the Chromebit is the most affordable way to get Chrome …

Shakerato Recipe

Learn how to make this frothy, iced espresso drink<p>Meet your new favorite chilled coffee drink: the Shakerato, our twist on the Italian …

The anti-Guy Fieri bows out: “Cook’s Illustrated” won’t be the same without Christopher Kimball

Hopefully, “America’s Test Kitchen” can retain its signature restraint without the measured New England cook<p>In a move that sent shockwaves through the PBS-subscribing, why-yes-I-do-have-strong-feelings-about-pineapple-in-carrot-cake cognoscenti, America’s Test Kitchen announced Monday that Cook's …

2 Simple Turkey Improvements

Here's a simple thing you can do to improve your turkey. Throw out your roasting rack. It's time to kill this old tradition whether you are cooking indoors or outdoors, whether you are roasting a turkey or prime rib.<p>The traditional roasting configuration is a U- or V-shaped wire rack that sits in a …

Donald Trump and T-Mobile's CEO clashed on Twitter, and things got ugly

In one corner, folks, we have an outspoken businessman running for president. In the other, the outspoken CEO of T-Mobile.<p>Grab some popcorn, because …

Study Finds More Evidence Coffee Can Be a Life-Saver

Researchers have found even more evidence that coffee can be good for you. People who drink regular, moderate amounts of coffee are less likely to die from a range of diseases, from diabetes to heart disease.<p>The cutoff seems to be around five cups a day, and even decaf coffee helps, the team at …

Coffee

Tim Cook orders retraining for all Apple store staff after Melbourne controversy

Apple CEO ordered ‘inclusion and customer engagement’ training after black teens were asked to leave Australia store because they ‘might steal something’<p>Apple boss Tim Cook has ordered that shop staff be retrained on “inclusion and customer engagement” after a group of black teenagers was told to …

Tim Cook

The science of human behavior is reshaping the US government

Back in September, President Barack Obama signed an executive order that marked a major turning point in the role that behavioral science plays in helping the federal government achieve policy goals.<p>The order, which directs federal agencies to incorporate insights from behavioral science into their …

Behavioral Sciences

This Recipe For Fruit Sushi Will Blow Your Mind

A better way to eat yo' fruit.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Makes about 20 pieces. Serves 5.<p>Ingredients:<p>- 1 1/2 cups short grain rice.<p>- 2 cups water<p>- 3 Tbsp sugar<p>- 1/4 tsp salt<p>- 1 cup coconut milk<p>- 1 1/2 tsp vanilla<p>A variety of fruit and berries:<p>- Pineapple<p>- Strawberries<p>- Mango<p>- Kiwi<p>- Blackberries<p>- …

Food

Hack Your Own Cooking Equipment with These Brilliant DIY Projects

F&W's Justin Chapple on how to transform everyday materials like bricks and terra cotta pots into wacky but awesome tools for cooking in the great …

Nvidia launches Tesla M4 and M40 GPUs for deep learning, high-performance computing

Chipmaker Nvidia today announced two new flavors of Tesla graphics processing units (GPUs) targeted at artificial intelligence and other complex types of computing. The M4 is meant for scale-out architectures inside data centers, while the larger M40 is all about impressive performance.<p>The M4 packs …

Deep Learning

These earbuds custom-fit to your ears in 60 seconds

Revols wants to use Kickstarter to upend the custom-molded earphone business<p>Earbuds are one of those technologies that still come loaded with annoyances. Cheap ones are almost always bad, with a terrible fit and atrocious sound. Expensive ones offer better sound quality, but often times they can …

Charlie Brown Never Found His Little Red-Haired Girl, but We Did

Donna Wold’s hair is now white, not “violently red”, but she still remembers her courtship with a man named Sparky, and the subsequent comic strips that read “like an old love letter.”<p><b>Donna Johnson Wold’s</b> hair, which was once, in her own words, “violently red,” has long since faded to the white …

Hair Color

Junk Food Isn't To Blame for America's Obesity Epidemic

Soda and sweets aren’t making Americans fat. In fact, underweight Americans consume more junk food than those who are morbidly obese.<p>In a new study …

This Boy Has Outsmarted Us All With His Perfect Math Problem Answer

We'd give him an A+.<p>Sometimes the most literal answer is the best.<p>A Reddit user named Fiona, who posts as irishchick14, shared a photo of her 6-year-old son's math test on the social-sharing platform this week, writing: "This is why my son is going places." While the boy might not have answered the …

Mathematics

Cheating in Online Classes Is Now Big Business

The growth in courses available on the web has led to a growth in paid services that will impersonate students and do their work for them.<p>When I was in high school, I cheated pretty regularly. And I mean all the time. I remember writing chemistry formulas on small bits of paper that I then sealed …

New Android update fixes two critical vulnerabilities

Android is getting a new patch today, fixing a total of 23 vulnerabilities including two critical issues. The most serious of the vulnerabilities allows remote code execution through email, web browsing, and MMS. The patch also fixes a newly discovered vulnerability in the Stagefright library, …

PicoBrew Unveils ’3-D Printer for Beer’ With Recipes From Top Micro-Brewers

You’ll soon be able to make brand-name beer on your kitchen counter, nearly as easily as you can make a cup of coffee.

Dow Jones

World Wide Web creator makes last-minute bid for open Internet in Europe

Tim Berners-Lee pushes for amendments to a proposed European Parliament law that he believes could impede the equal treatment of online traffic, a concept known as Net neutrality.<p>Tim Berners-Lee, known as the father of the Web, urged European politicians on Monday to "save the Internet" by …

Net Neutrality

Craft & Rare Wants To Be Amazon Prime For Fine Liquors

There are plenty of on-demand alcohol delivery services including fan favorites Drizly and Minibar. And on the other side of the spectrum, the market is loaded with subscription delivery services for wine and beer, like Club W and Craft Beer Club. But what about the weird stuff? The whiskey with …

Facebook's new notifications tab could replace your calendar reminders

Of all the ways the Facebook app has changed over the years, its notifications tab is one of the few areas that has remained mostly untouched.<p>Until …

7 Potato Side Dishes to Make Thanksgiving Infinitely Better

To me potatoes are their very own food group. I would definitely eat them at every meal (topped with loads of cheese, of course) if I could still fit into my skinny jeans! Check out some of my favorite, and unique, ways to incorporate potatoes into a meal.<p><b>1. Slow-Cooker Potatoes Au Gratin</b><p><b>2. Chicken</b> …

MasterCard wants to turn every gadget into a credit card

Mastercard

Stock LG G4 Android 6.0 Marshmallow firmware now available for flashing

LG has begun rolling out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for the G4, so it was only a matter of time before developers got working on some sweet ROMs. Maybe you are not looking for anything fancy, though. Hell, many of you are not getting the update in a while and simply want it right away!<p>We …

Android News

Store Tour: Inside 1912 Pike Place, Seattle, USA

Welcome to where it all began<p>The first thing you notice about the original Starbucks®, located near the waterfront in Seattle’s Pike Place Market, …

Seattle

Where Alton Brown Just Ate and Drank in Seattle

Holy celebrities, Seattle: not only was Top Chef host <b>Padma Lakshmi</b> in town earlier this week, but so was the Food Network's <b>Alton Brown</b>. Brown tweeted that he was in Seattle for a Hopelink fundraiser on Monday, October 19. Based on social media, here's where/what we know he ate...<p><b>The Walrus and the</b> …

Apple and Dropbox join fight against controversial cybersecurity bill

Apple and Dropbox have spoken out against the controversial Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) that's being discussed in the Senate. In a statement sent to <i>The Washington Post</i>, an Apple rep explained why the company doesn't support the bill: "The trust of our customers means everything to …

This clear Galaxy Note 5 is awesome

All it took was a razor blade, a heat gun, and a suction cup<p>Typically, if you want to personalize your smartphone, you've got two choices: download a cool wallpaper and / or buy some kind of case. Reddit user Skarface08, however, decided instead to take a razor blade and peel the plastic film off …