Christopher Smith

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Barbarian Beef Recipe

"If you've ever wanted to channel your inner barbarian and cook a large hunk of meat right on the coals, no grill, then this the recipe for you. The …

Recipes

How to Design Your Room for a Better Night’s Sleep - Home Improvement

Let’s see if you can relate to this all too familiar scene: After a long day at work, you collapse into bed, only to watch your mattress fall into …

Home Decorating

Tesla Roadster may offer SpaceX package with actual rockets

Yes, you read that correctly. Elon Musk has followed up on remarks from Tesla's annual shareholder meeting (not to mention more cryptic hints in November) with a statement that the new Roadster's previously mentioned "SpaceX option package" will include 10 small rocket thrusters strung around the …

Tesla

15-Minute Dulce de Leche Banana Cream Pie

Dulce de Leche Banana Cream Pie recipe is so smooth, creamy, and simply delicious pie! Cracker crust with bananas and dulce de leche along with a no …

Baking

I saw EA's new game streaming service, and it works

Kyle Fujita is sitting across the room from me playing the popular 2016 game Titanfall 2. He's running around the game's futuristic world and getting ready to gun down enemies, but that's not what I'm here to see.<p>The reason I'm here in a nondescript room across the street from Electronic Arts' …

Gaming Industry

Microsoft's latest data center houses 864 servers underwater

As a major player in the cloud infrastructure market, Microsoft is keen on figuring out better ways to store and power its machinery. To that end, it’s now deployed a data center on the seafloor off the Orkney Islands in Scotland.<p>The idea is part of Project Natick, an initiative to identify …

Virginia Beach

Perfect Scrambled Eggs Recipe

"These eggs are a great way to start out your morning! They are easy and fast to make!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 tablespoons milk<p>6 eggs<p>1/2 cup minced onion<p>1/2 …

Recipes

This prefab tiny house is built from 24 layers of cardboard

It looks better than it sounds<p><i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published in April 2016 and has been updated with the most recent information.</i><p>Humble cardboard has been the unorthodox material of choice for Pritzker-winning architect Shigeru Ban, who's already built a cathedral, pavilion, and …

Prefab Homes

How to Maintain—and Exhibit—Your Art At Home

Lessons from the pros<p>By Jane Lerner<p>Every art buyer experiences the thrill of acquisition: the thwack of the hammer, the signature on the dotted line, …

Art

4 Home Upgrades That Will Save Energy and Money

When it’s warm and sunny out, the last thing on any homeowner’s mind is energy bills. But it pays to consider them now: depending on the project, an …

Home Improvement

Scallops with Lemon-Basil Sauce

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Finely grate lemon rind, reserving 1/4 teaspoon. Squeeze lemon, reserving 2 tablespoons juice. Pat scallops dry with paper towels.<p>…

Recipes

E3 2018: Anthem Won't Have Loot Boxes But You Can Buy Cosmetics, BioWare Says

At EA Play to kick off E3 2018, the company closed with a deep dive into Anthem. During the interview, BioWare general manager Casey Hudson shared more details on the Javelin mech suits and customization options. But, loot boxes won't be an option.<p>Hudson was clear that it wouldn't be selling …

Gaming Industry

Microsoft Also Interested in Streamed Gaming, 2018’s Scariest New Trend

EA announced a push toward streamed gaming at its E3 2018 conference, followed by Microsoft announcing similar plans of its own at its conference …

Breath of the Wild

Dijon Crusted Pork Chops Recipe

Preheat oven to 400 degrees.<p>Spread dijon on chops. Sprinkle rosemary, salt and pepper. Turn to other side and repeat.<p>Place breadcrumbs on shallow …

Recipes

Lemony Artichoke & Caper Tuna Salad Sandwiches

Preparation<p>Cut the tuna into even 3- to 4-inch pieces. In a deep saucepan, wide enough to hold a few tuna pieces without crowding and deep enough to …

Recipes

Buttercrust Pastry Dough Recipe

"I used a food processor for this tender, flaky pastry dough as it makes it so much easier to achieve the gorgeous 'breadcrumb' texture as you add …

Baking

Chilled Salmon Appetizers

If you're looking for an easy crowd-pleasing appetizer, consider it found. Our Chilled Salmon Appetizers are as simple as topping slices of party …

Recipes

E3 2018: New Battle Royale Game Fear The Wolves Has Some Cool-Sounding Ideas

Fear the Wolves just released a tense trailer that showcases its horrifying take on the battle royale formula. The game is developed by the folks behind STALKER.<p>Fear the Wolves drops 100 players into a post-apocalyptic Chernobyl. Players will then need to scavenge for resources, weapons, and armor …

Gaming Industry

IPA Pineapple Teriyaki Sauce Skewers

Fall is the perfect time to explore flavors in your glass and flavors on your plate. Here are some of our favorite recipes made with pumpkin …

Flavors

Sea of Solitude’s haunting trailer is about humans who turn into monsters

An indie game discusses how we process dark human emotions<p>The beautiful and haunting indie game <i>Sea of Solitude</i> that explores dark emotions like sadness and loneliness now has a new trailer and more details, announced at today’s EA keynote. It’s an EA Originals game that was picked up in 2015 and …

Loneliness

Every Xbox One Game From E3 Coming in 2018: Anthem, Battlefield 5, Kingdom Hearts 3

E3 2018 is upon us, and that means announcements on countless new games are on the way, both in the short- and long-term. Last year, Xbox primarily used E3 as a platform to announce the Xbox One X. The console is undoubtedly a powerhouse, but gamers have been wondering which games they'll be able …

Call of Duty

Grilled Chicken Kebabs With Spicy Salsa Mixture

That jar of salsa hanging out in the back of your fridge has more in store for it than a date with a bag of tortilla chips. This easy chicken kebabs …

Recipes

Down

Orange Chicken Skewers with Jalapeño-Mint Yogurt Dip<p>How to Make 5 Layer Buffalo Chicken Dip<p>How to Make Red Pepper Miso Wings<p>How to Make Slow-Cooker …

Cooking

Saturday Morning Home Repair - The Creator

Look! An intro!<p>Welcome again to Saturday Morning Home Repair, where we talk about fixing houses and the things in them that are supposed to work for …

Home Ownership

Raspberry Lemon Muffins Recipe

"This is the perfect muffin - really yummy flavor yet not much sugar. I've used different fruits too - blueberries and raspberries are our absolute …

Recipes

3-D printed houses are going from hype to habitable in the Netherlands

Although we’ve seen concepts and demonstrations of 3-D printed concrete houses in the past, there’s a giant gulf between building one structure as a …

3D

Watch the cinematic trailer for this Chappie-esque VR game Stormland for Oculus Rift

Insomniac Games have been cooking up something very special as part of their partnership with Oculus for their next VR game – and judging by the …

Ready Player One

10 Heart-Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Busy Mornings

We’ve all been told it’s wise to start our day off with breakfast. I say it’s even more wise to start the day off with a heart-healthy breakfast, …

Breakfast

Watch Bethesda's E3 Press Conference Livestream Right Here

It’s E3 time, and that means press conferences. Bethesda is still a relative newcomer to the stage show game, but in a few short years, it’s become firmly ensconced as one of the main events in the leadup to the expo. The Bethesda press conference takes place at 6:30 p.m. Pacific on Sunday, June …

Gaming Industry

Mom's Onion Rings

Preheat the oven to 200 degrees F. Set a cooling rack over a baking sheet.<p>Separate the onions into rings and put in a large bowl. Toss with 1/2 cup …

Recipes