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24 Hot & Spicy Recipes for Sriracha Week—or Any Week

From mapo tofu to jerk chicken, here are 24 spicy recipes guaranteed to make you sweat.<p>If you haven't figured it out already, we're big spice fiends here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. So fiendish, in fact, that we're dedicating an entire week to foods that tingle our tongues, light our mouths on fire, and make us …

Cooking

Global smartphone shipments

Last year the number of smartphones shipped worldwide passed 1 billion for the first time, according to IDC, a research firm. In 2010 the four …

Whisky cocktail recipes for Burns Night

Celebrating Burns Night? These whisky cocktails will get the party started in true Scottish style<p>Raise your glasses, everyone. It’s Burns Night this weekend, and all across the country people will be gathering to honour the memory of Scotland's favourite poet.<p>Most of us will be toasting with, in …

My favourite dish: Eric Lanlard's pear tarte tatin recipe

Pears make for a delicious twist on the traditional tarte tatin<p><i>For the master patissier behind Cake Boy, a London café and cookery school for budding bakers, the key to a great tarte tatin is timing. “I bake mine during the main course so it’s ready to be turned over at the table, with all the</i> …

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Boombox Metal Wristwatch

The <i>Boombox Metal Wristwatch</i> from ThinkGeek brings back the old school days of when people would show off their “rad” boombox to friends and crank the …

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Elgin Vintage Pocket Watch with wrist conversion. Circa 1912

Omega Speedmaster 57

Omega – Speedmaster 57<p>The Speedmaster ’57<p><i>Since it was launched some 56 years ago, the OMEGA Speedmaster has defined the classic chronograph. It is</i> …

Blancpain Tourbillon Carrousel (Hands-On + Video) | Perpétuelle

At Baselworld 2013, Blancpain introduced an intriguing watch which includes both a tourbillon and a carrousel. What makes this interesting is that …

A stylish apartment featuring a warm and elegant color palette

It’s quite difficult to make a small apartment look elegant mostly because you have to focus on the functional side of the interior design and you …

Interior Design

Galaxy Securities breaks Hong Kong’s IPO drought, more to come | Financial Times

After an IPO drought in Hong Kong lasting more than half a year, China Galaxy Securities Co Ltd raised $1.07bn in an initial public offering on …

Burmese refugee - picture of the day

In case you missed it, here's the insane Lamborghinii Egoista concept unveiled at the automaker's 50th Anniversary gala. This is a pretty good way to celebrate your birthday, no? http://oak.ctx.ly/r/51zo

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Where to find the world's most imaginative ice cream

Ice cream. Quite simply, it’s a holiday essential. And if you’re on the lookout for something more inspired than a predictable scoop of vanilla this year, there’s no lack of ice cream hotspots from which to choose – from London to Sydney, and Los Angeles to Tokyo, the world is full of innovators …