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How to Maintain Your Car's Transmission and Avoid Costly Repairs

Baby it.<p>Unless you've got a lemon, most vehicles can continue to run well past 100,000 miles if they are well maintained. That means changing the oil at recommended intervals and making sure your transmission remains in good condition. Besides replacing an engine, transmission repairs are the most …

Do Not Let Criminals Steal Your Cellphone Number With This Scam

Protect yourself now against a scam that could inflict financial, professional, and emotional harm.<p>Criminals want to steal your phone number. If they can get it, they can set up a new cellphone with that number - and receive all of your calls and text messages. They can send messages to your …

9 Positive Things About Life Everyone Should Tell Themselves on Sunday Morning

Start your day off right.<p>I am a firm believer in positive thinking. If you aren't in a positive place, it's going to ripple into the work you do and ultimately contaminate the things you're working on, your relationships, and even your personal health. And in order to maintain a positive mindset, …

Shepherd's pie

This is delicious with garden peas or broccoli and tomato ketchup. A layer of peeled potatoes instead of mash makes a lovely crunchy alternative.<p>SERVES<p>a family of 4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>For the lamb<br>• 2 tbsp olive oil<br>• 500g lamb mince<br>• 1 onion, chopped<br>• 400g tin chopped tomatoes<br>• 200ml fresh vegetable stock or ½ …

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The HP Elite Slice is a small, chic enterprise desktop with perks for the work-at-home crowd - CNET

<b>The Good</b> It's small, attractive and cleverly designed for expansion, and the voice-optimized meeting-room configuration comes with touch call controls.<p><b>The Bad</b> The wireless conference-call audio isn't terrific and practicality mars its prettiness.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> For work-at-home folks who spend a …

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Want Your Kids (or Employees) to Have More Grit? Add This Rule

The "Hard Thing Rule" could increase passion and perseverance.<p>Science has recently demonstrated what many entrepreneurs always suspected: When it comes to success, there are more important factors than mere intelligence. In fact, the research of Angela Duckworth has shown that grit--passion and …

3 Simple Tricks for Responding to Every Work Email Today

Achieving 'inbox zero' in under 24 hours is not impossible. Here's how you can do it.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>You nod along when everyone around you is talking about how they achieve inbox zero. But truthfully, …

Everything You Need to Know About Startup Compensation

Figuring out what to pay your employees is hard. This VC firm wants to help.<p>No one argues with the fact that the right team can make or break your startup. As VC Mark Suster has written, "teams create companies -- not individuals." Which is probably why the internet is full of advice on finding the …

3 Tips to Get Noticed on LinkedIn (From a Former Employee)

Here's an insider's perspective on how to build your brand on the social networking site.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>You've just spent hours slaving away at your keyboard. Your fingers ache, your eyes start to …

The hacks that make air travel less painful

Flying for hours in cramped airline seats can take a lot out of us. Katia Moskvitch explores the scientific remedies that can make flying less frustrating.<p>You can’t sleep. Your joints hurt. The food is awful. The air is stinky. It’s too hot. Now it’s too cold. There’s no space for your knees. And …

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New 'Superman' crystals can store data for billions of years

Remember the memory crystals in the "Superman" movies? Well, something similar is already a reality here on Earth.<p>Researchers in the U.K. have developed a way of storing digital data inside tiny structures contained in glass.<p>The storage technology is so stable and safe that it can survive for …

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The 15 Most Popular Free Online Courses For Professionals

It's never too late to invest in your career.<p>It's never too late to invest in your career. Fortunately, we live in a time where we all have access to an elite education at our fingertips, not to mention completely free of charge. All you have to do is create a free account at Coursera, and you'll …

8 Handy Vacuum Cleaner Tricks

Clean smarter.<p>You already know that your vacuum cleaner is one of the most versatile cleaning tools you have. But with a few minor adjustments, your machine can do even more than you thought it could. You're going to want to try all of these ideas:

Spinach with Chickpeas and Fried Eggs

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more<p>4 medium garlic cloves, thinly sliced, divided<p>8 cups spinach, coarsely chopped<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>1 cup chopped onion<p>1 teaspoon cumin seeds<p>1/4 teaspoon smoked paprika<p>2 …

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Five Mistakes You're Making with Your Chili

It doesn't matter what kind of chili you like—avoid these five mistakes, and you'll make the best batch you've ever made.<p>There are handfuls of ways to make chili: some people like it with ground beef and beans, some like it Texas-style with big chunks of meat, and plenty go vegetarian. Whatever …

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16 recipe ideas for leftover peanut butter

Unsure about sticky spread or strange combinations? From cookies to curries, our Dinner Doctor will make your mouth water<p>Some of you might be aware that I was brought up in Kuala Lumpur. I went to a school for the children of ex-pats; mainly British and Australian, with a smattering of Canadian and …

Comics to Read Before You Die #5: Origin

<i>In the latest edition of Comics to Read Before You Die, Jessie Robertson looks at Origin…</i><p><b>Origin #1-4</b> (Nov 2011 – Mar 2002)<br>Writers: Bill Jemas, Joe …