A Calorie Tracking Image Recognition App Keeps Portions Under Control
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A Calorie Tracking Image Recognition App Keeps Portions Under Control

A Calorie Tracking Image Recognition App Keeps Portions Under Control Worried that you’ve piled your plate too high at the buffet? Researchers at SRI—the folks who created Siri before Apple bought it—are working on a new app that uses image recognition and clever AI to provide a fairly accurate estimate of the calories you’re about to consume. Similar … Continue reading

A Little Pizza Homework
Food & Drink

A Little Pizza Homework

There is pizza dough in my refrigerator right now. I made it last night in about 20 minutes, 15 of which were spent reading a magazine while it rested. I’ll bake it tomorrow night under mozzarella, then put a small arugula salad on top, an homage to the Green and White pizza available at Roberta’s … Continue reading

These Hand-Forged Kitchen Knives Are Works of Rural Art
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These Hand-Forged Kitchen Knives Are Works of Rural Art

These Hand-Forged Kitchen Knives Are Works of Rural Art The world is not lacking for inexpensive kitchen knife sets—they’ve long been a staple of late-night infomercials and homeware bargain bins alike—but top-quality cutlery is much harder to come by. These blades fromChelsea Miller Knives offer a rare mix of artful simplicity and rugged sturdiness equally at home … Continue reading

Make your own Easter egg: the recipe
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Make your own Easter egg: the recipe

Make your own Easter egg: the recipe Follow our step-by-step guide to making your own Easter egg, plus delicious chocolates to fill it with Eggstasy: making your own chocolate eggs for Easter couldn’t be easier Photo: Alamy   Chop three-quarters of the chocolate (300g) or use the same amount in buttons or pistoles (coin-shaped pieces). Set … Continue reading