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If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

Privacy

Here's How To Get All Destiny 2's Exotic Masterwork Catalysts (And Unlock Them)

If you’re like me, you will agree that one of the best parts of <i>Destiny 2</i>’s recent Warmind expansion has been the rework of exotic weapons, and the new exotic masterwork system which has you farming for cataylsts to drop, and then working to unlock them.<p>It’s something fans have suggested for ages …

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How to hear (and delete) every conversation your Amazon Alexa has recorded

Digital assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are designed to learn more about you as they listen, and part of doing so is to record conversations you’ve had with them to learn your tone of voice, prompts, and requests. Recently, this feature-not-a-bug has landed Amazon in a string of …

Smart Homes

‘Destiny 2: Warmind’ — How to get Sleeper Simulant

Hidden inside the <i>Warmind</i> expansion of <i>Destiny 2</i> <i></i>are a handful of awesome new weapons that’ll elevate your Guardian game as you fight the Hive, other …

Pasta de Sardine Recipe

"A great pasta dish for those who like seafood with their pasta. This dish is not only fast and easy to prepare, it is delicious and it is of …

What to look for if you're buying a TV for gaming

Most TV makers (and buyers' guides, for that matter) assume you're buying a set for the sake of enjoying movies or shows, and that's understandable. But what if you're more interested in playing <i>Monster Hunter World</i> than watching <i>Murder on the Orient Expres</i>s? Your criteria can sometimes be very …

OLEDs

How to Play Bloodborne in Co-Op

Since its recent PlayStation Plus release, the streets of Yharnam have seen a sizable income of new Hunters, making it the perfect time to hunt …

Bloodborne PS4 Guide: Which Starting Class Is Best For You?

From Software's critically acclaimed action-RPG Bloodborne is one of the PlayStation Plus free games of March 2018, which means there's going to be a multitude of newcomers playing the game for the first time. When you start the game, you'll notice that it's not your typical action-RPG in that it …

Man comes up with genius way to deal with hole in office wall

Art, as they say, is subjective. Whether it’s Michelangelo’s David, or a painting of dogs playing poker, not everyone is going to enjoy the same …

Digital Culture

10 Actually Cool Uses For A USB Drive

The humble USB drive - supplanted by the download and the cloud sync, but still useful in all kinds of ways. If you've got an old drive lying around, …

This vegetarian sweet potato chili is about to be your new winter comfort food go-to

January is basically a month-long meal-time paradox: Short days and cold weather elicit cravings for comfort food (mac and cheese, anyone?), but …

Eggs, Tomatoes and a Quick Trip to Purgatory

It used to be that whenever I craved a bowl of runny-yolked eggs poached in red sauce, I’d whip up some shakshuka. I first tasted this North African dish, made from stewed tomatoes, onions, sweet peppers and plenty of spices, on a trip to Israel, where it’s extremely popular, and have been hooked …

Recipes

Destiny 2 Curse Of Osiris Forge Guide: How To Unlock All The New Vex Weapons And Lost Prophecies

One of the key post-campaign activities for Destiny 2 players to check out after finishing the new Curse of Osiris DLC expansion's campaign are Lost Prophecies. Completing these reward you with unique new, Vex-style weapons, but you don't immediately gain access to any of this. Here's how to unlock …

5 Incredibly Useful Amazon Echo Tricks to Do With Your iPhone

If you’re an iPhone user with a smart speaker at home, chances are it’s an Amazon Echo. In lieu of the HomePod not being available yet, Amazon’s …

Ranking The 10 Best Pieces Of Exotic Armor In 'Destiny 2' (So Far)

Last week I wrote a ranked list of the best exotic weapons in <i>Destiny 2</i>. It’s a work in progress, and if I could do it over again I’d probably change a few things around (definitely swap Tractor Cannon for Skyburner’s Oath), but hey, it’s early, that’s how these things go. Remember when everyone …

Destiny 2

Destiny 2's Farm Has A Really Cool Hidden Easter Egg

Destiny 2 is out today, and most people are rushing to blast through the campaign and get ready for next week's Raid. But if you're willing to take a break from leveling up, the Farm social space holds an intriguing secret that you might have overlooked.<p>Mild spoilers for Destiny 2 secrets ahead. If …

Destiny 2: How to Complete the Secret Scouting Patrol in The Farm

Now that <b>Destiny 2</b> is officially live, fans of Bungie’s first-person science fiction shooter franchise are currently doing their best to explore every …

The only 4 spaghetti recipes you'll ever need

Spaghetti four ways<p>These spaghettis are not just convenient, quick and easy dishes; they can also be seductively brilliant, a perfect example of how a dish can be so much more than a sum of its parts.<p>Each recipe makes enough for six. With the exception of the cacio e pepe, allow 1 litre of water to …

Italian Food

From Glamping to Blocked Coke Shits: How the Other Half Lives at Glastonbury

What is the version of the elite? And who is pushed to the margins of festival society? I went on a mission to find out.<p>From Jo Whiley's talking head barking into a camera above the Park Stage to pretty much every single office around the country, one of the conversations that circulates every time …

How To Make Mushrooms That Taste Like Bacon Bits

They’re more addictive than movie-theater popcorn.<p><i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Alyse Whitney.</i><p>My best friend in college had a thing for frozen vegan bacon. The plasticky scent of it microwaving in our dorm’s communal kitchen and the cardboard texture still gives me nightmares from time to time. I don’t mind …

17 Unusual Words That Will Make You Appear Smarter When Describing People

It was the English writer Philip Pullman (famous for the fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials) who once famously wrote that <i>"People are too complicated</i> …

Faceted Classification

Star Wars Day: The Best ‘Star Wars’ Movie is the One Nobody Talks About — Watch

Genndy Tartakovsky's 130-minute feature doesn't get the credit it deserves for realizing the potential of the Star Wars universe.<p>Most diehard “Star …

Star Wars

Destiny: Where to Find Every Sparrow and Complete Age of Triumph Book

<i>Destiny</i> has always given players a long list of Sparrows to collect, but there hasn’t always necessarily been a reason to. While the cosmetic style …

Hasselback Potatoes

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Here's how to find Ghost Recon: Wildlands secret 'don't press me' buttons and a Dark Souls bonfire

Ghost Recon: Wildlands has a bunch of hidden buttons that you can press for a good time - call them Easter eggs from the developers or simply the …

14 Secrets in Horizon: Zero Dawn You Probably Missed

Open world games come and go but Guerrilla Games’ <i>Horizon: Zero Dawn</i> has become something truly special. Despite releasing in the same week as <i>The</i> …

How to Find the Best Weapons in ‘Ghost Recon Wildlands’

If you're looking for a leg up on the Santa Blanca, try these weapons out.<p>In <i>Ghost Recon Wildlands</i>, being precise and resourceful with the equipment …

'Horizon Zero Dawn' Training Dummy Locations and Guide: How to get the grazer dummy trophy

On the hunt for that <i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> platinum trophy? Most of the game's collectibles are tough to track down without special maps you can purchase …

'Horizon Zero Dawn' Cauldrons: Locations for finding Sigma and all the other cauldrons

<i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> is a massive game with an intimidating amount of things to do in its huge world. There are metal flowers to find, ancient vessels …