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  • 'Top Chef Seattle' recap, Past suppers

    'Top Chef Seattle' recap, Past suppers
    [Pre-recap recap: Last week, the chefs dug up their own oysters, Micah won the Quickfire, the Rat City Roller Girls had a "Top Chef"-catered skating party, Padma wowed us with her roller disco moves, Josie got on everyone’s last nerve, team Brooke/...
  • Dedicated e-readers 'irrelevant,' say many publishing executives

    Dedicated e-readers 'irrelevant,' say many publishing executives
    Is your Kindle e-reader "irrelevant"? Yes, says a significant share of publishing executives. That's one of the most interesting pieces of news to come out of Digital Book World, publishing's annual e-reading conference, which got underway Wednesday...
  • Happy birthday, Emily Dickinson!

    Today is the 182nd anniversary of Emily Dickinson's birth. Happy birthday, Emily Dickinson! Dickinson may now be one of the most recognized names in poetry, but in her day, she kept much to herself. Her work was not widely known until after her death --...
  • Upgrade your cooking skills? There's an app for that.

    Upgrade your cooking skills? There's an app for that.
    You can use your iPhone or iPad to watch movies, listen to music, text and surf the Internet. But special, surprisingly inexpensive apps make them nifty environments for learning or upgrading cooking skills. I've bought or borrowed quite a few...
  • Apple Sells 3 Million iPads Over Debut Weekend

    Apple Sells 3 Million iPads Over Debut Weekend
    NEW YORK -- Apple said Monday that it sold 3 million iPads since Friday's debut of the new iPad mini and updated full-sized iPad tablet. The weekend haul doubled Apple's previous three-day sales record of 1.5 million iPads, which was set in March,...
  • Apple debuts iPad mini tablet

    Apple debuts iPad mini tablet
    The iPad Mini, the long-rumored smaller tablet from Apple, has made its debut. Apple launched the 7.9-inch tablet computer at an invitation-only media event Tuesday morning, telling a crowd of reporters that the device is as thin as a pencil and weighs...
  • Hands on with Apple's 7-inch Tablet: the iPad Mini

    Hands on with Apple's 7-inch Tablet: the iPad Mini
    The iPad is the best selling tablet in the world. Apple has sold more than 100 million of them in just two years. Now with a smaller, lighter and easier to hold iPad, Apple hopes to compete with Amazon’s Kindle Fire and Google’s Nexus 7....
  • This is Why People Have Screen Fatigue

    This is Why People Have Screen Fatigue
    Apple just announced its iPad Mini, which has people wondering, how many screens does a person really need? We’ve got desktops, laptops, tablets, smartphones, e-readers… how much is enough? Frederic Paul of ReadWrite.com tries to tackle...
  • Bookshelves don't lie

    Bookshelves don't lie
    Until recently I owned just two books that were composed of little else but pictures of people's bookshelves. Not nearly enough. One book I received last year for Christmas, a compendium of pictures of author's bookshelves, a sort of literary...
  • Happy birthday, Kindle

    Happy birthday, Kindle
    Today marks the fifth birthday of the Amazon Kindle -- the biggest change in the way we read since Penguin started selling paperbacks for the cost of a pack of smokes. I was a slow convert to e-books, but that's mainly an outgrowth of being able to...
  • 'Top Chef Seattle' recap, Team Tom vs. Team Emeril

    'Top Chef Seattle' recap, Team Tom vs. Team Emeril
    It's a "Top Chef" Thanksgiving! (Even though this was probably filmed in August.) The guest judge for this week is Editor-In-Chief of Food & Wine, Dana Cowin.  Padma shows the contestants a map of the world and points out that there are 17 countries...