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A Summer Reading List for Geeks

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Reviews of three tech-oriented books: ‘You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost),’ by Felicia Day; ‘SuperBetter,’ by Jane McGonigal; and ‘ZerOes,’ by Chuck Wendig.

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Designer Marc Newson on Fountain Pens and the Sad State of Cars

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

An interview with the Apple collaborator and prolific designer of jets, jackets and smartwatches about why he finds time to daydream and the reason most automobile design leaves him cold.

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Honeydew it Better: Genuinely Fresh Melon Recipes

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

How to get the most out of melon—because summer’s sweetest payoff deserves more than mere cubing and balling. Four melon-centric recipes ranging from soup to pasta.

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Do Men Really Wear Pajamas to Bed?

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

The polished and allegedly bed-bound top and trousers are in vogue, but does anyone actually sleep in them?

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Jimi Hendrix's Electric Lady Studios Turns 45

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Jimi Hendrix’s Electric Lady Studios was in danger of closing, until the arrival of Lee Foster. Now it celebrates its 45th anniversary with a concert series kicked off by Patti Smith.

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Weekend Project: A Highly Collaborative Curry

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

Everyone at the table gets to put a personal spin on kaukswe, a hearty, gently spicy, generously garnished Burmese noodle dish. This recipe is as much fun to serve as it is to cook.

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A Van Gogh in a Vase

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

‘The Red Vineyards at Arles,’ a blazing scene by the Dutch artist, inspires floral designer Lindsey Taylor—even if its color scheme problematically reminds her of cookout condiments.

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Design Magnate Jasper Conran's Greek Vacation Home

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

On the Greek island of Rhodes, Jasper Conran (son of Terence Conran and chairman of Conran Holdings) has transformed a pair of ancient sea captains’ dwellings into a halcyon retreat.

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The New Avant-Garde: Four Fashion Brands to Watch

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

The front lines of fashion are being drawn in Europe, where these up-and-coming designers are making their mark.

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Fall Fashion Gets Graphic

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

Combine bold silhouettes with eye-catching patterns for a striking look that is black and white and chic all over.

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A Taste of Mexico City Arrives in San Francisco

Monday, August 10th, 2015

Gabriela Cámara, the restaurateur behind Mexico City’s beloved Contramar, opens her first U.S. venture this month with help from a longtime friend: the legendary Diana Kennedy.

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    A metropolis is a large city or urban area which is a significant economic, political, and cultural center for a country or region, and an important hub for regional or international connections, commerce, and communications. The term is Greek and means the "mother city" of a colony (in the ancient…
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The Rise of Female Sommeliers

Monday, August 10th, 2015

Women are flocking to the sommelier profession, reinvigorating the field and smashing old stereotypes.

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Saving Tokyo's Hotel Okura

Monday, August 10th, 2015

Tomas Meier fights to save the landmark hotel, an iconic destination for design-minded travelers.

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The Podcast Resurgence: Your Definitive Listening Guide

Friday, August 7th, 2015

Top authors, comedians, chefs and meteorologists recommend their favorite podcasts. Plus: the best apps and docks for podcast lovers.

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BMW X6 M: A Powerful Sports Car That Fails to Deliver

Friday, August 7th, 2015

The BMW X6 M is fast, writes Dan Neil, but it is small on the inside and expensive all over.

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A Trip to Sonoma, Where Something New Is Brewing

Friday, August 7th, 2015

Though it’s still best known for its wines, northern California’s Sonoma County has a burgeoning craft-beer scene that’s drawing a crowd.

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How to Make an Older Car More 'Connected'

Friday, August 7th, 2015

Wish your car had Android Auto or Apple’s CarPlay so you could use audio commands to navigate or make calls? No problem. A smartphone—and a few accessories—can help.

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Minimalist USB Flash Drives

Friday, August 7th, 2015

These USB thumb drives bring a dose of design cred to your billions of 0s and 1s.

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Deck Chairs Ideal for the Great Indoors

Friday, August 7th, 2015

When choosing a sling chair, consider a neutral, not-too-beachy design like these four that will work inside come fall.

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Why Children Need Playhouses

Friday, August 7th, 2015

How a playhouse—and unstructured, unsupervised play—can create emotionally sound adults. Plus: Five of the best contemporary playhouses.

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Garden Designer Edmund Hollander's Own Unassuming Oasis

Friday, August 7th, 2015

This elite landscape architect’s own Sag Harbor backyard is modest proof that a low-maintenance garden need not lack refinement.

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Celebrating Zimmermann's New Flagship Store in Los Angeles

Friday, August 7th, 2015

The scene at the starlet-studded party thrown by Australian fashion label Zimmermann in Los Angeles.

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A Wild Ride Through Vietnam

Friday, August 7th, 2015

For tourists, seeing Ho Chi Minh City from the sidecar of a WWII Soviet chopper is a blast.

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    A metropolis is a large city or urban area which is a significant economic, political, and cultural center for a country or region, and an important hub for regional or international connections, commerce, and communications. The term is Greek and means the "mother city" of a colony (in the ancient…
    Tags: city

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Tomato and Stone-Fruit Panzanella With Burrata

Friday, August 7th, 2015

In this easy summer salad recipe from New York chefs Fabian von Hauske and Jeremiah Stone, crisp croutons soak up the sweet juices of ripe tomatoes and peaches, and a dollop of creamy burrata makes it a meal.

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    This recipe from chefs Fabian von Hauske and Jeremiah Stone riffs on the pommes Darphin that’s become a signature dish at their Manhattan bistro Wildair. The crisp potato pancake topped with a trout salad comes together in minutes.
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Going Coastal: Sam Rollinson Models This Season's Simplistic Style

Friday, August 7th, 2015

Catch the season’s new wave in a wardrobe that awakens a nostalgic love affair with rugged simplicity.

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Tom Selleck, Mario Ho and More on Luck

Friday, August 7th, 2015

WSJ. asks six luminaries to weigh in on a single topic. This month: Luck.

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Author Lauren Holmes on Rum and Coke and Youthful Indiscretions

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

A bottle of Smith & Cross Traditional Jamaica Rum takes author Lauren Holmes back to a long-ago night in an Ecuadorean hostel, when the drinks came by the bucketful.

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Electric Skateboards: A Totally Rad Ride

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Self-propelled and easy to master, the latest electric skateboards are a radical way to kick up your ride. Here, we review: the Boosted Single, Evolve Carbon All Terrain and Yuneec E-Go.

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Decoding Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom's Sharp Style

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Smartly dressed Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom is a hoodie-averse rebel in a Brioni suit and knit tie. He shares his fashion tips.

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A Nicaraguan Paradise That May Soon Be Lost

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Novelist Eleni N. Gage still dreams of returning to Nicaragua’s Solentiname Islands, but a major canal project there may soon compromise their romantic appeal.

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