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The best tablets to buy this Christmas

There are dozens of electronics brands fighting to get their tablets on Christmas wish lists. Here is <i>the Telegraph</i>'s pick of the best tablets, from the high end to the well-performing budget.<p>iPad Pro 9.7-inch<p>A favourite among Apple fans and Android owners alike, the 9.7-inch iPad Pro comes with a …

Gear & Gadgets

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Recipes

Android bug fear in 900 million phones

<b>Serious security flaws that could give attackers complete access to a phone's data have been found in software used on tens of millions of Android devices.</b><p>The bugs were uncovered by Checkpoint researchers looking at software running on chipsets made by US firm Qualcomm.<p>Qualcomm processors are found …

Want to Dramatically Improve Presentations? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

My client needed help, and she needed it fast. "Please tell me how to improve this presentation," she asked. "The CEO is planning to share this next week at the employee town hall meeting."<p>She opened a folder and pulled out a thick printout of a PowerPoint deck. It was a car-wreck moment for me: I …

Short-Term Memory

Diana's Hummus Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Designer Alex Tatusian reminisces on his mother's short-lived hummus business, and what it taught him about cooking for himself.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Typography

Scientists stop blisters…with a 19th century remedy you’ll find in the chemist

It has taken 40 years of research but scientists have finally found an easy way of preventing blisters…and it has been available in the local chemist since the 19th century.<p>Runners should throw away their expensive blister plasters and lubricants if they want to prevent painful rubbing and switch …

Stanford University

Researchers find 'simple' methods to prevent heart attacks and stroke worldwide: Statins and antihypertensives studied

Statins and antihypertensives studied<p>Three studies involving 228 centers looking at the effects of the three treatments in people at intermediate …

Best March Madness apps for Android in 2018

Game on. The 2018 NCAA Tournament (that's college men's basketball, in case you're not into such things) is underway. That means countless work hours …

Scientists finally identify toothy 'Tully Monster' - Futurity

The Tully Monster was a bizarre ancient creature with big eyes and lots of teeth. And, until now, researchers had no idea what it was.

Hubble telescope spies stellar 'land of giants'

<b>Hubble has probed a clutch of monster stars about 170,000 light-years away on the edge of our Milky Way Galaxy.</b><p>Some two dozen behemoths were identified, all with masses in excess of a hundred times that of the Sun.<p>Four were known previously, including the remarkable colossus catalogued as R136a1, …

Astronomers discovered unexpected activity on a giant asteroid that could point to something huge

Nestled 250 million miles from Earth, between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter, is the largest object in the asteroid belt: Ceres.<p>It's home to some of …

Gravitational waves explained

A century after Albert Einstein rewrote our understanding of space and time, physicists have confirmed one of the most elusive predictions of his …

Everything We Know About Sunday's Super Bowl Ads – So Far

Some of you may be watching for the hot guys, most of you are watching for Coldplay and Beyoncé, a few of you are watching for the game (really?), …

The 11 Most Sought-After Super Bowl Recipes, According To Google

This Sunday, these are the recipes you need.<p>There are a lot of great recipes geared just for the Super Bowl. From poppers to wings to sliders, the options are limitless. You could get decadent with mac and cheese jalapeño poppers or you could get spicy with Chili Garlic Sticky Wings. But this might …

The Science Behind This Mesmerizing Color-Changing Tea

Wooooooahhhh.<p>Brewing a cup of butterfly pea flower tea, made from a Southeast Asian flower, is like seeing a glow stick turn from a boring translucent-gray tube into a glimmering neon cylinder for the first time. Just add water and it's a deep midnight-cobalt blue. Squeeze in lemon, and it …

Restaurants

Chicken Soup Really Will Help Cure a Cold, Says Science

Chicken soup is good for more than just the soul.<p>A steaming hot bowl of chicken soup is always welcome when the common cold comes to call, though …

J.K. Rowling Reveals Name and Location of American Wizarding School

It might be time to give up on waiting for that letter from Hogwarts and start blaming your lack of magical skills on Ilvermorny.<p>That’s right, …

These 13 Hacks Will Significantly Improve Your BBQ Game

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The Right Way to Freeze Basically Everything

We talked to a culinary school professor about how to freeze any food like a pro.<p>Preserving is getting a lot of attention right now: throw a stick and you’re bound to hit a 10 dollar jar of artisan pickles or a jam made from berries you've never heard of before. But the easiest—and most direct—way …

Comfort Food