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    June 23, 2014

    Video: ESPN Terrorizes Miami Heat Fans Who Can't Recognize Eddie Jones

    When you root for a superstar team, your fandom is put under the microscope. For four straight years now Miami Heat fans have been picked over and criticized more than anyone who's just rooting for a sports team should. Well, in its latest stunt, ESPN sent out a reporter to the streets of South Be ... More >>

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    April 7, 2014

    Porcao Farm to Grill in Brickell: Cart Service and Fresh Flavors (Photos)

    Porcao Farm to Grill is lots of things. Downstairs, it's a farm-to-table restaurant with its own herb garden and dry-aging meats room. Upstairs, it's a private club, KAO Lounge, equipped with full bottle service, as well as a smoking place, KAO Smoke, outfitted with faux cork leather floors and lock ... More >>

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    February 20, 2014
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    November 28, 2013

    Thanksgiving Help For Last-Minute Disasters

    Thanksgiving is here, which means you're home from the turkey trot and about to get to work in the kitchen. With so many dishes to make (including that darn turkey), unless you're Martha Stewart, you're bound to have a few kitchen misses along the way. Not to worry. There is help. Here's your gui ... More >>

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    November 25, 2013

    New Party Rules for Millennials

    Millennials, you still do all the drugs and have all the sex, but I have to break it to you -- #realtalk -- you do not know how to party. And it's bringing me down. Heading over to what's supposed to be the "jam," hosted by 24-year-old "scenesters," I always hope that there won't be finger foods b ... More >>

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    September 19, 2013

    It's Talk Like a Pirate Day: Parties, Free Food -- Just Say Arrrgh!

    Avast ye mateys and listen to a fantastical tale of how to get free booty! Today, September 19, is International Talk Like a Pirate Day, better known as "bring your parrot to work day". Today and only today, it's perfectly acceptable to trade in your iPad for an eye patch, not brush your teeth (o ... More >>

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    September 13, 2013

    Port of Miami Security Officers Stole iPads From Cruise Passengers

    Turns out one of the biggest threats to cruise ship passengers at the Port of Miami were security guards hired to protect them. Jean Russell Thomas, 30, and Sherece Nelson, 25, were arrested after police uncovered their practice of stealing iPads and other electronics from passengers and then sell ... More >>

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    July 11, 2013

    Free Drinks: New Times Happy Hour App Party at Blackbird Ordinary Tonight

    If you're a cocktail aficionado, Blackbird Ordinary has to be one of your favorite places. The drinks are crafted with care, using premium spirits, house made elixirs, and fresh herbs grown right on premises. Which is why we are pleased as punch pisco to announce that New Times is hosting a free h ... More >>

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    May 23, 2013

    Total Wine & More Opens Kendall Superstore: 2,500 Beers; iPad Helpers!

    Total Wine & More is less a store and more of a shopping Nirvana for those who like to imbibe every now and again. Who wouldn't get giddy when faced with literally thousands of choices for what to bring home. And the choices are endless: Do we want a sophisticated wine tasting soiree? Do we want a M ... More >>

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    March 1, 2013

    Food Network's CityEats Bringing Text Alerts to Restaurant Wait Times

    In the age of instant everything, restaurant-reservation technology still hasn't caught up. Most of the time we're forced to wander aimlessly while carrying a blinking red brick or hover within 20 feet of the hostess stand so our table isn't given away. Seriously, it's like the Stone Age. But lucki ... More >>

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    January 8, 2013

    Thea Pizzeria: Hospital Area's Cafe for Lunch

    At Thea Pizzeria and Café, rays of sunlight filter through a floor-to-ceiling glass wall. They warm the petite 38-seat café and illuminate scattered pizzas sprinkled with emerald leaves of baby arugula. Across from the window, a 30-square-foot, 210,000-piece glass mosaic mural made in Italy by lux ... More >>

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    December 28, 2012

    Homestead UPS Worker Arrested for Stealing Christmas Gifts

    There's only one person who is supposed to eat your cookies without explicit permission during the Christmas season and that's Santa. Not Shuwana.Shuwana Horne, a Homestead woman who worked at a UPS warehouse in Islamaroda, has been arrested for opening and eating an undelivered tin of cookies and p ... More >>

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    December 20, 2012

    Gift Guide: Ten Tech Gifts For Foodies

    If you're not sure what to get the chef who has everything, check out Short Order's list of the latest and greatest tech gear. We compiled a thoughtful list of ten tech products designed to keep your favorite foodie on the cutting edge of culinary trends while streamlining their work in the kitchen. ... More >>

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    November 15, 2012

    Miami Felon Arrested For Selling iPads and MacBooks Made Of Wood and Duct Tape

    Attention, computer-buying public of Florida: If a man approaches you in the parking lot of a Best Buy with a convoluted tale about needing money to get home and a strangely discounted iPad for sale, it's almost certainly too good to be true.A woman in Daytona Beach learned this the hard way after f ... More >>

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    September 13, 2012
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    September 6, 2012
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    August 31, 2012

    Clint Eastwood's Insane RNC Speech: A First-Hand Perspective of Chairgate

    "Clint Eastwood and an empty chair. This should be good," I thought from a media riser inside the Tampa Bay Times Forum, site of the 2012 Republican National Convention. The delegates from Vermont and Kansas seated just below me were enthusiastic, anxious to hear what the former mayor of Carmel-by-t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2012

    Free Tickets for Identity Festival 2012: The Rdio Party Challenge

    See also "The Five Ravers You'll Meet at Identity Fest 2012 in Miami" -- plus Crossfade's interview with Eric Prydz and "ID 2012's Five Most Exciting Artists." Life is a beat-freaking party, bro. So even if you're a half-man, half-unicorn EDM fan who gets stuck all alone at home with zero rave sup ... More >>

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    June 29, 2012

    Video of Rick Scott and Pam Bondi Learning Obamacare Was Struck Down, and Then Realizing It Wasn't

    See also "Obamacare Is American As Apple Pie and Free Speech" and "Obamacare Ruled Constitutional by Supreme Court; Sorry, Pam Bondi."This is nothing even close to Rep. Jean Schmidt (R-Ohio) erupting into shrieks of joy upon learning of false reports that the individual mandate of the Affordable Car ... More >>

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    June 25, 2012

    Miami Dolphins Replace Playbooks with iPads, Will Fine Players $10,000 for Improper Use

    In a move that will save thousands of pieces of paper a year, the Miami Dolphins have stepped into the digital age and will replace their phonebook-sized paper playbooks this year with iPads. Each player was issued the Apple tablet. Though, that of course means players might be tempted to load up An ... More >>

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    May 9, 2012

    Jungle Island's iPad Using Orangutans Mean Apes are Probably Taking Over the World Soon

    Oh, sure, the story of orangutans at Miami's famed Jungle Island learning to use iPads may seem cute to you. "Ah, the monkeys think they're peoples!" But be wary, folks. We're pretty sure this is exactly how one of the Planet of the Apes movies started out. First the apes learned how ... More >>

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    May 7, 2012

    D-Doghouse Uses iPads to Serve Hot Dogs

    D-Doghouse has taken the iPad to another level. The Brickell hot-dog palace, which just opened Saturday, May 5, allows guests to peruse the menu and order on iPads attached to every table. The tablets also serve as entertainment systems while patrons wait for their dogs and beers.Though we've seen i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2011

    Brew Coffee From A Faucet With Your iPhone: Yes, There Is An App For That

    ​Makers of Denmark-based Scanomat decided that a substance almost as necessary as water should be as readily available. Coffee!.This ain't no typical brew machine. The TopBrewer looks like a a faucet and mounts to your counter top. It not only brews and dispenses coffee, but is also equipped with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    Even The Miami Herald's Digital Circulation is Now Falling

    ​The Miami Herald used to be one of the top 25 newspapers in America by circulation, but fell out years ago and is now only the third most-read newspaper in Florida. Until recently the Herald could boast that based on digital copies only it was still a top 25 paper, sort of. However, even the pape ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2011

    Steve Jobs & Food

    Steve Jobs is not normally associated with food. You don't know where he goes to dinner, his favorite coffee shop, or find him on top chefs' lists. Surprisingly, aside from dramatically changing the entertainment and media industry, he's had the greatest effect on the food industry.

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    August 9, 2011

    Tour the New Planet Pit Interactive App, Designed by Miami's ROBA Interactive

    ​To quote another rapper: Pitbull isn't a businessman, he's a business, man. In a time of general industry floundering, Mr. 305-turned-Mr.-Worldwide has anointed himself the king of endorsements and new business deals. Dr. Pepper? Sure. Kodak? How about lyrical product placements. Voli "low-calo ... More >>

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    August 8, 2011

    Beck's Green Box Project Comes to CocoWalk

    photo courtesy of Green Box project​Beer companies are not exactly known for their intellectual appeal. Miller Lite's Tastes Great-Less Filling and Budweiser's Whassup? campaigns are only topped by Old Milwaukee's Swedish Bikini Team. We're not knocking it. The messages are loud, clear and effecti ... More >>

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    July 21, 2011

    Have Patrón and Frosted Flakes for Breakfast With Wizard Sleeve and Brian Breach

    Lex One likes a boozy breakfast.​Malicious mofos might try to play with you, insisting, "Wheaties is the Breakfast of Champions!" But that's bullshit. Just ask Wizard Sleeve, Brian Breach, or watch the new vid for their Sleigh Bells-sampling "So I'm Cool Now." And you'll learn that a good morning ... More >>

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    July 5, 2011

    5 Reasons David Chang's On Top

    Eight years after opening his flagship restaurant, Momofuku Noodle Bar in the East Village, David Chang is still on top of the food world and only getting bigger (cameos on Top Chef and HBO's hit show Treme, plus a new restaurant set to open in Sydney, Australia).

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    June 28, 2011

    Is Pitbull's New Planet Pit App Worth Its $9.99 Price Tag?

    The new Planet Pit app's home screen.​Nobody would accuse Pitbull of being a slouch in the business department. To paraphrase another rapper, the great Jay Z, Pitbull isn't a businessman, he's a business, man. The former Mr. 305 -- now firmly Mr. Worldwide -- seemingly never met a new product id ... More >>

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    January 25, 2011

    Free Australian Lamb App

    ​There's something missing in your life, but you can't quite put your finger on what it is? I've got the answer: You've been subconsciously yearning for an Australian lamb app for your iPhone and iPad. Yearn no more. Now it's available for download, free, through the Apple App Store.Stephen Edward ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2010

    Art Basel? There's an App For That

    ​Art Basel Miami Beach is a confusing carnival of art. Sure there's gallery assistants there to help you, but let's be honest, they're probably busy talking to someone who's looking to buy something. There's the multi-pound mega catalog, but that's impractical to tote around and browse through. So ... More >>

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    November 4, 2010
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    November 4, 2010
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    September 10, 2010

    Our Top 10 Biggest Regrets in Technology

    ​Yesterday was the start of the High Holidays for the Jewish faith. Dubbed "Rosh Hashanah" (meaning "Head of the Year"), most Jews have now begun their 10 days of repentance leading up to Yom Kippur. Since we always have tech on the brain, it got us thinking: What technological advances do we regr ... More >>

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    August 27, 2010

    Review: Netflix Debuts on the iPhone, But is it Worth Watching on the Really Small Screen?

    Does Netflix really measure up on a much smaller screen?​I'm a big fan of Netflix. Something about being able to rent movies in my pajamas without actually leaving the house just appeals to me. And though my laptop screen (13.5 inches) doesn't really compare to a flat screen, sometimes you just ca ... More >>

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    August 11, 2010

    Thursday Is Gizmodo Day; Celebrate, South Florida-Style

    ​We're big fans of finding new ways to celebrate tech. And when it's a social networking opportunity where it's actually OK to pull out a smart phone and text/tweet/email in unison, that's just a bonus. Techies can once again unite, because this Thursday officially has been named Gizmodo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Flipboard Turns Social Media Into Personalized Magazine

    ​OK, so we all know how annoying it can be to plug in to social media sometimes, and have to check all of the outlets, sift through spam bots, junk tweets, retweets, and boring statuses. But what if all of the most interesting information that comes from your social media outlets could be easily s ... More >>

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    July 7, 2010

    Free iPads, Software, and Other Giveaways at First Apple Business Expo and iPad/iPhone Zone in Miami

    ​Are you obsessed with everything Mac/Apple related? If you found out about the iPhone 4 before Gizmodo did and every tech gadget in your house has a bitten apple logo on it, this one's for you. IT product and service provider Loop USA is hosting the Apple Business Expo 2K10 -- the first in Miami ... More >>

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    June 18, 2010

    Last Minute Father's Day Gift Ideas for the Tech Geek in All of Us

    We're not going to tell you to get your dad an iPad or the new iPhone because really, anyone can tell you that. We've poked and prodded, and come up with what we think are the most useful and most innovative tech gadgets your dad will enjoy this Father's Day, minus the pre-orders and long lines. Hap ... More >>

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    June 7, 2010

    Stream World Cup While at Work on Your iPhone, iPad, or Via Web

    Zakumi, the mascot of the 2010 FIFA World Cup​We've all been there: A big game is on TV, and we're stuck somewhere we don't want to be, like work. This World Cup season will be especially difficult to catch, with a Round of 16, Quarter-finals, Semi-finals, and a final showdown, all starting on Jun ... More >>

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    June 4, 2010

    AT&T to Get Rid of Unlimited Data Plans in Anticipation of New iPhone

    ​We can't say we didn't see this one coming from a mile away. AT&T's just announced that its iPhone and iPad data plans -- a one-option of unlimited data now set at $30 a month -- is being replaced by more specific plans on Monday, June 7 in preparation of the madness the new iPhone 4 announce ... More >>

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    June 2, 2010

    Hurricane Season Gone Tech With New iPad App

    ​Nothing's worse than planning a trip somewhere along the coast, only to arrive to hurricane evacuations. Our local weather forecasters do the best they can, but let's face it: They dumb it all down for us. Not Hurricane HD. After the torrential downpours experienced on the first official day of h ... More >>

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    May 21, 2010

    Cloud Music Storage Software Promises Access to Your Entire Music Library From Any Computer or Cell Phone

    ​In a perfect world, you'd be able to access your entire music library from any computer, iPhone, iPad or any other cellphone, sans USB. You wouldn't have to transfer files or carry around a portable hard drive. Finally, that world is here, but it's not perfect... yet. Let me introduce you to clo ... More >>

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    May 10, 2010

    New iPad App Claims to Modernize DJing Culture

    The Turntables​When we heard an app was coming out in June for the newly released iPad that was set to "modernize DJing culture" we were more than curious. Claiming it feels like authentic turntables, also adds a beautiful interface and professional mixing to its list of declarations. ... More >>

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    April 7, 2010

    iPad vs. Kindle: You Need Both

    via CrunchGearThis week's Newsweek -- which should probably be titled "Suck-up-week" -- includes a front page pic of the iPad and a back page ad for the Amazon Kindle. The main article is a generally positive piece about the iPad and the geeks who love it.

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    March 11, 2010
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    February 12, 2010

    Silicon Beach: Social Media Club Shows You Can Set Your iPhone on Stun, Scotty

    ​Feb's Social Media Club meeting took place on Tuesday at Citrix headquarters in Fort Lauderdale. The theme was "Social Media Predictions for 2010." Predictions started long before when the club crowdsourced by asking others to post their predictions online by among other things, tweeting with the ... More >>

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    January 27, 2010

    The iPad: Is It Good News for the Miami Herald? Bad News for Us? No One Knows

    via GizmodoiOcho​The first image most people will ever see of Apple's recently unveiled iPad displays Liberty City's own Chad Ochocinco. Interesting, but perhaps more important is that the image was party of the New York Times' app for the new machine. For months, rumors swirled that the iPad woul ... More >>

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