Wyatt Meffert

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Sega wants your opinion: what should the Dreamcast smell like?

Sega is producing scented candles that look like Dreamcast and Mega Drive consoles, and they want fans to tell them what the systems should smell …

Retrogaming

Why I Still Play Chrono Trigger Today

It may be over two decades old, but Chrono Trigger is still just as relevant to this writer in 2018.<p>There have been some absolutely brilliant video …

Chrono Trigger

This Oven Hack Will Change the Way You Cook

Whether it’s because something came up unexpectedly, or because you totally forgot to turn the oven on (we’ve <i>all</i> been there), using your oven to put …

One type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have — and new research suggests intense workouts aren't the only option

To walk, or to run? That is often the question.<p>In other words, if you're looking to improve your health, is it better to commit to an occasional all-out sweat fest, or incorporate more walking and moving into your day?<p>A new study suggests there's an answer to this years-old conundrum: It doesn't …

Physiotherapy

Precious Pineapple Cake Recipe

"This wonderful cake starts with a cake mix to which you add pineapple and pecans. It is very moist, even better the second day."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup …

Nintendo Switch Wireless USB Headsets: Here Are The Ones That Work

Initially, the Nintendo Switch was not compatible with wireless headsets; if you wanted to use an audio device separate from the HDMI connection, you needed to use the 3.5mm jack atop the console itself. That changed with software version 4.0.0 when a few headsets began to work. The 5.0.0 update …

All the Creamy Goodness of a Cannoli, In a Cake

<i>Every so often, we scour the site for cool recipes from our community that we then test, photograph, and feature—this one comes from longtime Food52er drbabs.</i><p>When I think about recipes I'm proudest of, I also realize how fortunate I've been. A lot of what I consider to be my best are regularly …

This Is The A-Bomb Moment For Computer Science

Physics made the atomic bomb and chemistry created nerve gas. Today, computer scientists need to confront the weaponization of their work.<p>“Computer science is a field which hasn't yet encountered consequences,” ex-Googler Yonatan Zunger wrote on Sunday. Physics made the atomic bomb, chemistry …

This Pancakes Recipe For One Person Will Make You Rethink Sunday Brunches

<i>Sure, you like to cook, but sometimes you want to bake just a single cupcake or whip up fajitas for one. Bustle’s new series, Single Serving, dishes</i> …

Breakfast

Sam's Famous Carrot Cake Recipe

"My Grandfather (Sam) was famous for this cake. Everyone who knew him, knows of his famous carrot cake. He would always have some available for …

Easy chocolate cake recipes from some of the world’s best pâtissiers

LIFESTYLE FOOD<p><b>Three ultra-simple chocolate cakes from French master pâtissier’s Philippe Conticini, Cyril Lignac and Jean-François Piège. Because you</b> …

Almond Shortbread I Recipe

"Melt-in-your-mouth shortbread."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup butter, room temperature<p>1/2 cup white sugar<p>2 teaspoons almond extract<p>2 1/2 cups sifted all-purpose …

Layered Toffee Crunch Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A quick Internet search for a Layered Toffee Cake and you'll find thousands that involve store-bought angel food cakes sliced in half and filled with whipped topping and chopped up chocolate bars. I thought this sounded pretty good until I dug into Lisa's homemade version, a …

Unreal Engine + $60,000 GPU = Amazing, real-time raytraced Star Wars [Updated]

See how an entire scene bounces off Captain Phasma's armor at 24 frames per second.<p>SAN FRANCISCO—In the computer graphics community this week, …

A Protein-Packed Cheesecake With a Surprise Ingredient

<i>This article is sponsored by Daisy Cottage Cheese.</i><p>It's not every day you hear "protein-packed" and "cheesecake" in the same sentence. But lucky for …

These Officially-Licensed Switch Controllers Look Absolutely Stunning

And they're available to buy now

The 10 Easter Candies You Can Only Get at Target

The 10 Best Easter Candies You Can Get at Target<p>*ubers to Target immediately*<p>March 21, 2018<p>Attending Northwestern University, there's nothing I look …

Dessert

Salted-Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Epi associate editor Emily Johnson liked her family cookie recipe, but thought it could be even better. So she started making it with butter instead …

Study Confirms Apple Watch Can Detect Abnormal Heart Rhythm With 97% Accuracy

The heart rate monitors built into the Apple Watch and other wearable devices can detect abnormal heart rhythms with 97 percent accuracy, according to a new study conducted by the team behind the Cardiogram app for Apple Watch in conjunction with researchers at the University of California, San …

Apple Watch

15 irresistible desserts for your Easter celebration

Speckled Easter Egg Chocolate Cake<p>1 / 15<p>This show-stopping cake is worthy of the centrepiece spot on your Easter dessert table.<p>Chocolate Mousse …

Dessert

9 Healthy Bakes Every Chocolate-Lover Needs to Try

Chocolate gets a bad rep for being sugar-laden and nutrient deficient. However, just because there are unhealthy options available, doesn't mean …

Dessert

Things Only Chocoholics Truly Understand

Ah, Easter — aka the holy grail of holidays for chocoholics. It's not enough that we spend 364 days of the year secretly pigging out on the sweet …

Top 10 foods for healthy eyes

People often believe that failing eyesight is an inevitable result of aging or eye strain. In truth, a healthy lifestyle can significantly reduce the …

Nutrition

These 9 wonderfully niche cooking channels on YouTube will inspire you

You can find many delightful ways to waste your time on YouTube, but one of the best is to spend an afternoon looking at cooking and food …

Ice Cream

Rumor: Nintendo Releasing a New Model of the Nintendo Switch

Rumors of an updated version of the Nintendo Switch have been swirling since the Switch first hit shelves last March. However, the Switch hacking …

Retrogaming

Job application written by 18-year-old Steve Jobs reveals early interest in the technology career

A job application filled out by the late Apple founder Steve Jobs at the age of 18 revealing his early interest in the technology sector has sold for more than £125,000 at auction.<p>The one-page hand-filled out form from 1973 sold for more than three times its estimate alongside a signed tehcnical …

Best Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking with a crockpot helps create layers of flavor in everything from hearty stews to healthy chicken dishes. Even desserts can benefit from the …

Scotland Orange Cake

One summer, my family and I went on vacation to Scotland, where I ate haggis every day and enjoyed truly the best fish-and-chips in the world in the …

Warren Buffett Says If You Hire People on Intelligence but They Lack This Other Trait, Don't Bother

Hiring people on this trait will make leaders sleep well at night.<p>Warren Buffett gave some great advice a few years ago on key attributes to look for when considering job candidate<i>s.</i> He narrowed it down to three, but one is purely non-negotiable. Buffet said<i>:</i><p>You're looking for three things, …

hirepeople

The Nintendo Switch is the fastest selling console ever in the U.S.

The Nintendo Switch just hit a huge sales milestone, becoming the fastest selling home console of all time in the United States.<p>Nintendo announced …

Indie Gaming