M For Montreal 2016 Preview

With Austin’s SXSW insane success, it seems that more and more cities are trying the homegrown industry festival on for size. Some try to bring all creative industries together at once, some try to woo participants with big names, some...
Posted On 16 Nov 2016
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The Gravity-defying dishwasher!

Here’s some food for thought. The top-load washing machine came long before the front-load washing machine. It was effective, easy, and people still use it today. Why has the dishwasher not seen that evolution? Dishwashers are all...
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6 Essential Kitchen Tools

Ratio Eight ­Coffeemaker ($595)   Photo: Ratio Early-morning training is a lot easier with a good cup of joe. A simple stovetop Bialetti works fine. But connoisseurs will appreciate how the Ratio spirals the water evenly for uniform...
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Daily Deals 11/16/16

US Daily Deals Today on Amazon’s Gold Box, get up to 50% Off on select ALEX Toys. In the Bonus Deals of the Day, get up to 50% Off on Crocs Shoes, up to 72% Off on Casio Protek Men’s Watches starting at $70.99 and up to 73% Off on...
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How to Survive Thanksgiving

Make a Plan Between cold weather, travel, and family obligations, the holidays can be a tough time to sneak in a workout. And it’s understandable to freak out about missing a week or two of training: your blood-plasma volume starts to...
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Book Review: Mistletoe and Murder by Robin Stevens

Daisy and Hazel are back in their fifth mystery – this time, a mystery in a Cambridge college during the Christmas holidays. Title: Mistletoe and Murder Written by Robin Stevens Genre: Middle Grade, Murder Mysteries Publisher: Puffin...
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Cancer awareness starts at home

There are a very low percentage of people who actually discover cancer at the correct time and have it treated. Most people don’t take the cancer threat seriously for one of two reasons. It’s very difficult to self-diagnose, and having...
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How to Avoid Being Duped by Sham Science

So you want to read a study? First of all, congratulations. Most people don’t make it past the media headlines, which are often written with clicks, rather than precise truths, in mind. Reading the original research paper can give you...
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Yes, a Three-Seat McLaren F1 Successor Is Really Happening

– Riding in a three-passenger McLaren is an unrelatable experience to normal people, unless those people know an extraordinary person who owns one. Since the F1 has climbed in value some eight or more times since production ended...
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2017 BMW X4 M40i Tested: Li’l Bro

– When BMW pioneered the fastback SUV with its X6, it wasted little time bringing out an M version, figuring correctly that buying an X6 isn’t about making a rational choice—it’s about making a statement. And the X6 M makes that...
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So Spicy: Lexus Sriracha IS Brings Tears to Our Eyes

– Lexus has added some spice to its entry-level sports sedan with the Sriracha IS, and yes, as its name implies, this is a Sriracha-hot-sauce-themed Lexus IS. – The Sriracha IS brings the sweet and spicy flavor of Huy Fong...
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One Lux Ocean-liner

L’AMAGE, one of the largest luxury superyacht projects in the world, combines today’s technology and manufacturing techniques with futuristic superyacht style to entertain 30 guests and 70 crew over a whopping 190 meters. The exterior...
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Stocking Stuffer Ideas and a Giveaway

Have you started your holiday shopping? What are your ideas for stocking stuffers. I think gift cards are often the most welcome in a stocking, but I have some other ideas as well. For this giveaway, I’m going to give a $25 Amazon gift...
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Porsche Opens New Experience Center in L.A. to Attract West Coast Porschephiles

– California and Porsche go together like peanut butter and jelly. The West Coast has been hugely important to Porsche’s North American business for decades, with the relationship between the two going all the way back to the...
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