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Crock Pot Ropa Vieja (Beef, Peppers, Onions) Recipe

Nutrition Highlights (per serving)<p>Calories 542<p>Fat 16g<p>Carbs 23g<p>Protein 75g<p>Nutrition Facts<p>Servings: 4<p>Amount per serving<p>Calories<p>542<p>% Daily Value*<p><b>Total</b> …

Cooking

This home-building robot can lay more than 1,000 bricks an hour — and construct a home quicker than a human

A construction crew can build a small home in about four to six weeks. To shave time and labor costs, some homebuilders have chosen to automate part of the process instead.<p>A new robot, developed by Perth-based company Fastbrick Robotics, may be the speediest homebuilding machine yet.<p>Called the …

Construction Industry

Cannoli Cake - Italian Dessert

Cannoli are traditional Italian pastries of the Sicily region. The singular form is “<i>cannolo</i>”, meaning “<i>little tube</i>“, with the etymology stemming …

Dessert

9 Tile Trends That You'll See Everywhere in 2018

While many interior design trends come and go, tile lovers are fans for life — and the tile trends for 2018 are made for tile fanatics. So we spoke …

Here's Why You Should Consider Adding CBD to Your Next Massage Appointment

Cannabis: the plant that keeps on giving. Its uses are incredible and can be traced back thousands of years. There are various species of cannabis, and cannabidiol (CBD), is one that has been gaining a ton of popularity.<p>People are still often cautious of using CBD oils as they sometimes confuse CBD …

Healthy, Quick & Easy Dessert Recipes

ADVERTISEMENT<p>Microwave Desserts<p>The oven isn't your only option for cooking dessert—you can make a microwave dessert. Microwave desserts are ideal for …

This Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Peel Potatoes

When I saw a trick for removing potato skins by slipping them off without using the dreaded vegetable peeler, I knew I had to try it immediately to …

Boss A/W 2018 menswear

<b>Mood board:</b> Athleisure may be here to stay, but in Hugo Boss’ good hands, it doesn’t mean having to sacrifice crispness or sophistication. In a clever union of sportswear tropes and sleek tailoring, the brand presented a collection that mixed its signature suiting with athletic oversized outerwear, …

Menswear

Tom Ford A/W 2018 menswear

<b>Mood board:</b> Tom Ford’s panache for overt glamour and self-assured sex appeal was in full force with his latest showing. Filled with an array of pastel colours, sumptuous textures and gilded finishes, the new collection featured brocade suiting, heavyweight parkas, structured leather pieces and …

Menswear

Boss Autumn/Winter 2018 Menswear Collection

What You Need To Know About Prada's New Collection<p>By Olivia Singer<p>Prada<br>• 15 Jan 2018<p>It’s A Margiela World At The AW18 Men’s shows<p>By Anders Christian …

London Fashion Week

Create your own AI-powered voice assistant with Matrix Voice

The Matrix Voice development board is a Raspberry Pi add-on you can use to build your own voice assistant. I got my hands on a review unit to see if someone who is “code illiterate” could make something out of it.<p>Some people have an affinity for programming and development. I’m not one of them. …

Raspberry Pi

Autobahn Streak

2014 R-Nine-T "<i>Autobahn Streak</i>" by <i>Samuel Kao</i><p>Autobahn is the German name for motorway: on some of them, in Germany you can ride at unrestricted speeds …

Ginger-scallion magic sauce is 100 percent boss

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>This is my favorite dipping …

Food & Dining

5 incredible ways to use your smartphone's camera you never knew until now

Unless you’re a serious photographer, you probably don’t carry a digital camera anymore. There’s no need: A typical smartphone comes with at least one camera, and lenses are sharper and more dynamic than ever. Even pro photojournalists often turn to their Samsung Galaxy, and entire feature films …

Apps

Six of the best rice bowl recipes

For each recipe, you need 400g Japanese white rice, cooked by the absorption method: rinse the rice until the water runs clear, put in a saucepan with 520ml water, then cover with a lid and bring to a boil on a high heat. Listen to check that it’s boiling – do not remove the lid – then reduce the …

Onions

Blockchain: A Very Short History Of Ethereum Everyone Should Read

Even those who are not familiar with blockchain are likely to have heard about Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency and payment system that uses the technology. Another platform called Ethereum, that also uses blockchain, is predicted by some experts to overtake Bitcoin this year.<p><b>What is Ethereum?</b><p>Ethereum …

Cryptocurrency

I Bring This Salsa to Every Party, Then Eat It Alone in a Corner

It's 157% better than the jarred stuff, and it's always a party sensation—when I share.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the homemade salsa recipe that BA.com senior editor Alex Beggs couldn’t live …

Cooking

The Top 8 Home Design Trends in 2018

Maximalism heads back, florals get bolder, and closets become more Instagram-friendly<p>By Jennifer Tzeses<p>It’s nearly 2018. And, as another year …

If you think AI is terrifying wait until it has a quantum computer brain

Rigetti, a quantum computer startup, recently announced its researchers created a method for quantum computers to run a clustering algorithm (a way for AI to separate data into groups). There are a number of companies, including IBM and Google, using AI in the development of quantum systems, but …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

AI-powered IoT devices will change the way you do business

We may not notice it, but both artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things are driving massive innovation in consumer and business environments. The smartphones in our pockets, for instance, are equipped with some 9 to 13 sensors and have been running machine learning and deep learning via …

Internet of Things

What makes a great salesperson

I’ve got to know him over the years as he has gone from life in insurance to founding The Comedy Store and introducing comedians like Alexei Sayle …

Top 10

AI can revolutionize HR, but deploy with care

Artificial intelligence is transforming HR. We’ve already seen a marked rise in the number of HR tools applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to “people problems” in the workplace. As organizations embrace continuous change and greater decentralization, those who put that technology …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Make the Perfect Gin and Tonic, According to Michelin-Star Chef José Andrés

<i>This article originally appeared on Food & Wine.</i><p>“In Spain, gin-tonic is not just a cocktail, 
it is an obsession,” says José Andrés. Here’s …

Santa Monica

Blueberry and Banana Cream Cheese Pie Recipe

"These pies freeze well; enjoy one now, and freeze the second pie for use later!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup chopped pecans<p>3 ripe bananas<p>1 (16 ounce) package …

These are the best places to find affordable art online

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Saatchi Art Instagram<p>How you decorate your walls (or how you don't) can immediately impact the feel of a room. Artwork is an easy way …

The 30 best men's fashion websites

Men's Fashion

This Is How Easy It Is to Fake a Social Media Following and Get Paid for It

Buy your way to clout.<p>How easy is it to become a social media influencer that gets paid for posting? According to a piece by Mediakix, easier than you think. The article sets out to look into the Instagram influencer market, which has a market size of $1 billion USD and is steadily growing, and see …

Public Relations

This Startup Wants To Turn Vehicles, Real Estate, and Paintings into Digital Tokens | Inc.com

Blockchain technology is all the rage right now.<p>Don and Alex Tapscott, authors of Blockchain Revolution, provide perhaps the best definition for blockchain. "The blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions …

Blockchain

Best Practices: Cannabis Executives Share Social Media Advice

Federal law prohibits legal cannabis companies from writing off business expenses like advertising and rent, so entrepreneurs in the industry need to be frugal and effective with the money they spend. Here, CEOs and founders share their advice on using social media to reach customers, suppliers, …

Cannabis