Posts tagged "tech"
LivnGiv: Charitable Dining App & Awesome Giveaway!

LivnGiv: Charitable Dining App & Awesome Giveaway!

LivnGiv, a new startup based out of Los Angeles, has got some real feel-good going on. Basically, they are making it impossible to not give to charity…especially for those of us who love to dine out around town. They’ve created an app and partnered with a handful of exceptional LA restaurants which allow  you to...
Restaurant Story, I Shake My Fist At You!

Restaurant Story, I Shake My Fist At You!

I’ve been playing Restaurant Story for exactly 8 days, 3 hours and 9 minutes….{ding ding} hold on, my tomato bisque is ready. Things started casually with two burners, a handful of tables, happy customers…heck, I even made enough money to paint stripes on part of the walls and add three windows. Sure some food spoiled...
Assembly Required

Assembly Required

Oh Swedes… you are so very, very clever! Your sense of design is always top notch. Well played, indeed. Bridging the gap between your purchased kitchen appliances and how we should enjoy them at home, IKEA has released the book Hembakat är Bäst (translation: “Homemade is Best”), featuring 30 classic Swedish baking recipes. Each page...
The Download: Sky Burger

The Download: Sky Burger

Who knew floating a hamburger bun mid-air to catch patties and cheese slices could be so addictive? Trust me on this one. Sky Burger is where it’s at…at least for me…right now, at this moment. ORDER UP!
The Download: Food(tography)

The Download: Food(tography)

I feel like the Cobra Snake behind the culinary camera. My photos (when I look at the end of the night) are like many of his subjects: over lit, sedated… and just plain ready for bed. MAYBE even a little bit fabulous? Maybe not. We all know that food photography is an absolute art –...
The Download: iMeshi

The Download: iMeshi

I’m not sure if I’m grossly horrified or if I’m pre-ordering one of these Japanese IPhone covers. There is something so undeniably cute…er, wrong…about these! I think the real question here is which one would you want to carry with you – Bento or Sunny Side up with Bacon? Do tell.
The Download: Cooking Momma

The Download: Cooking Momma

Is virtual cooking more fun than the real thing? I’m afraid to answer this one. But what I can tell you is trying to flip a pan of garlic while lying in bed can be quite entertaining. But is it entertaining enough to upgrade to the full game for $6.99? Chef’s still out of the...