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Use Your Priority Pass for $28 Off at Some Airport Restaurants
Lifehacker.com

If you’ve used Priority Pass to access an airport lounge, you may be underwhelmed by the free food offerings, depending on where you are. But there’s a way to get higher quality food without shelling out any more money. Read more... more…

Panko-crusted fish with Key lime butter is my favorite Florida souvenir
Thetakeout.com

Our family vacationed in the Florida Keys last week. This trip was more warm weather-focused than food-focused, so we arrived with few dining expectations other than Cuban food in Miami and fresh seafood in the Keys. While seeking out restaurant recommendatio… more…

Cooking through Anthony Bourdain's Les Halles Cookbook must begin with French onion soup
Thetakeout.com

All this week, The Takeout’s Kevin Pang will be cooking from Anthony Bourdain’s Les Halles Cookbook and writing about his experience. Read more... more…

How to Explain That You Were Fired During a Job Interview
Lifehacker.com

The job search can be brutal; just getting that first interview feels like an enormous hurdle, even if your resume is airtight. And if it’s not? Well, this is how you explain a past job ending badly to a prospective employer. Read more... more…

How to Decide What to Splurge On
Lifehacker.com

The key to saving, as everyone knows, is to spend less than you earn. So simple! But how do you get your spending under control when there are countless things you can spend money on? Read more... more…

I'm Pastry Chef Stella Parks, and This Is How I Eat
Lifehacker.com

Stella Parks—aka “the BraveTart”—knows more about cake than most people know about anything. She has the CIA training and the restaurant experience, but it’s her attention to detail and infectious enthusiasm for American desserts that makes her recipes not on… more…

Former Dropbox exec Dennis Woodside joins Impossible Foods as its first President
TechCrunch

Former Google and Dropbox executive Dennis Woodside has joined the meat replacement developer Impossible Foods as the company’s first President. Woodside, who previously shepherded Dropbox through its initial public offering, is a longtime technology executiv… more…

Postmates’ newest feature is like Uber pool for food delivery
TechCrunch

Postmates is launching a new feature called Postmates Party that lets customers within the same neighborhood pool their orders. In return, these customers get the food delivered for free, eliminating a major pinch point for potential Postmates users. The feat… more…

Targeting payday lenders, Branch adds pay on-demand features for hourly workers
TechCrunch

Branch, the scheduling and pay management app for hourly workers, has added a new pay-on-demand service called Pay, which is now available to anyone who downloads the Branch app. It’s an attempt to provide a fee-based alternative to payday lending, where borr… more…

Launching from YC, Eclipse Foods casts a long shadow over the $336 billion dairy industry
TechCrunch

Eclipse Foods may be the company that finally takes milk out of the dairy business. Ever since the acquisition of WhiteWave Foods by the French dairy giant Danone for over $10 billion investors have been thirsting for a technology that would give consumers a … more…

Here are the 85+ startups that launched today at Y Combinator’s W19 Demo Day 1
TechCrunch

Y Combinator’s incubator classes have gotten huge. With over 200 companies, the Winter 2019 class is by far YC’s largest yet. Meanwhile, the incubator prepares to shift its headquarters from Mountain View to San Francisco. It’s so large, in fact, it’s had to … more…

DoorDash Has Been Confusing Its Workers About Payments for Years
Gizmodo.com

This week, in a letter addressing individual workers of the food delivery service DoorDash, the company’s co-founder and CEO Tony Xu appeared to finally face brewing tension over the startup’s tipping model. In the letter, Xu said the company would be organiz… more…

Francesco Cali, Reputed Gambino Crime Boss, Shot and Killed in Staten Island
The New York Times

The police said Mr. Cali had suffered multiple gunshot wounds, and there were reports of a blue pickup truck leaving the scene of the shooting. more…

This robot can make sushi in seconds
Mashable

AUTEC, a Japan-based company designed models that can churn out sushi at the touch of a button. They can produce up to 2400 nigiri rice balls and 200 sushi rolls per hour. These robots are meant to aid sushi chefs, especially in chain restaurants and cafeteri… more…

People are sharing their best spill videos after one woman spilled 22 quarts of ranch dressing
Mashable

A video of a woman accidentally spilling a giant tub of ranch is bringing Twitter users together to share different stories of their own disasters. It all started when Twitter user @BorboaGrant shared video of a coworker's spectacular spill of 22 quarts of ra… more…

Aggressive Instagramming is ruining Southern California's super bloom
Mashable

People trampled California's poppies for the 'gram, and ruined it for the rest of us. Fields of fiery "super bloom" poppies are lighting up the hills of Walker Canyon in Lake Elsinore, a city about halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego. Thanks to uncommon… more…

Use credit card rewards to help your love life — here's how to do it
Mashable

Match and eharmony may have changed how 21st century couples meet, but a healthy love life still depends on spending time together. The thing is though, these dates often cost money. And when you're on a budget, or simply looking to up your date night game, t… more…

This Is Lupita Nyong’o. Hollywood, Please Keep Up.
The New York Times

In “Us,” the race of the main characters is never depicted as remarkable. “It’s really not exceptional to be black, or to be African, and I think that’s a powerful statement in and of itself,” Nyong’o said. more…

36 Hours: 36 Hours in Hoi An
The New York Times

This ancient town on the Vietnamese coast has charm, history and beauty to spare. It is also budget-friendly, and for foodies, a delight. more…

How Olive Garden made a huge comeback
CNN

It's been about five years since activist investor Starboard first targeted Darden Restaurants and issued a scathing criticism of the business, particularly the food at Olive Garden. more…