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In one corner, you’ve got your run-of-the-mill bowling alley. You’ve probably been to one, so you know the drill — everyone’s got to wear those darling bowling shoes. In the other, you’ve got New York State’s ban on smoking indoors. Put those two things together and you’ve got an uptick.. »more
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Don't let mechanically tenderized beef ruin your Memorial Day
*Don't let mechanically tenderized beef ruin your Memorial Day*Consumer Reports 8 hours ago
Some of hungry partygoers at your Memorial Day gathering this weekend might be crying out, Where's the beef!?! But from a food-safety perspective, a more salient question is, How well done is the beef?
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Six ways to prep for "extremely active" 2013 hurricane season
*Six ways to prep for "extremely active" 2013 hurricane season *Consumer Reports 10 hours ago
With the memory of Sandy still fresh in many people's minds, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is forecasting an active or extremely active hurricane season for 2013. We could see 13 to 20 named storms,..
My Fifth Replacement iPhone 5 Doesn’t Work Either
Usually, it’s owners of Android devices who get cast into the terrifying outer circles of Smartphone Replacement Purgatory, but owners of Apple devices aren’t immune. Reader Stephen first wrote to us back in February as he got his third replacement iPhone 5. Since then, he’s received two more..The Consumerist 14 hours ago
Consumerist Friday Flickr Finds
Here are twelve of the best photos that readers added to The Consumerist Flickr Pool this week, picked for usability in a Consumerist post or just plain neatness.The Consumerist 17 hours ago
Our Flickr Pool is the place where Consumerist readers upload photos for possible use in future Consumerist posts. Want to see..
Pandora Radio’s fresh redesign brings an intuitive interface, and a welcome change to the number of hours per month that listeners can listen to music per month. Pandora may not possess AOL Radio's niche stations, or Jango Radio's indie showcase, but it's a respectable streaming audio service..PCMag.com 11 hours ago