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How to Make the Ultimate Open-Faced Tuna Melt

A quick survey of B+C employees revealed that <i>most</i> of us ate tuna fish sandwiches with chips IN the sandwich when we were kids. The salty crunchy chip with tuna and mayo is just SO GOOD. So, in true childhood nostalgia fashion, we are bringing back this memorable combo but we’re beefing it up and …

How to Make Black Garlic in a Rice Cooker

Umami-packed black garlic is a terrific staple to have on hand. It adds depth and delicious funkiness to any dish. But it’s not always easy to find. …

6 Types of Stories You Should Have on Hand for Job Interviews

You’re prepped and ready to totally nail this job interview . You’ve rehearsed your elevator pitch—in front of the mirror, even. You’ve committed the …

The baker behind Macau’s famous egg custard tarts

Although initially a Portuguese import, Macau’s egg tarts have a surprisingly English twist, and have transformed Coloane into a sort of pilgrimage for pastry-loving travellers<p>Commonly considered a Portuguese import, Macau’s most iconic version of treat was actually born from the unbridled energy …

Dessert

Here's how to make 'healthy' McDonald’s french fries at home

No one in the fast food game does french fries better than McDonald's.<p>The only problem is that if you have a craving for the salty snack, you'll also be consuming a ton of calories. A medium fry order can have as much as 400 calories while a large will total almost 500 calories, or a quarter of the …

How To Build A Flashlight That Runs On Dead Batteries

The dead shall shine again<p>Don’t throw out that seemingly lifeless battery—it’s not dead yet. A brand-new alkaline battery cell has an electric potential of about 1.5 volts, which drops as the juice runs out. The voltage eventually becomes too low to power most devices, but there’s still energy …

Arduino

Browse Anonymously with a DIY Raspberry Pi VPN/TOR Router

Surf the Internet securely with your very own portable WiFi VPN/TOR router. You can configure a Raspberry Pi with Linux and some extra software to connect to a VPN server of your choice. The VPN connection encrypts your internet traffic so that hackers and spies can’t figure out what web sites you …

Raspberry Pi AirPlay Speaker

The Raspberry Pi is a full Linux computer that’s about the size of a credit card and sells for $25–$35. It has a 700MHz ARM CPU and 512MB of RAM. Because of its capabilities and its low price, it has become wildly popular with the hobbyist market. Some people have done ingenious things with …

Raspberry Pi

Patrick Willocq, "le frère des Walés"

Le photographe français Patrick Willocq illustre en photos un rituel ancestral lié à la maternité chez les Pygmées Ekonda de la République …

Anki Overdrive blends robotic racing with video game hooks

Back in February, Anki gave us a sneak peek at Anki Overdrive, the second generation version of its robotic race cars. It's introducing new toy vehicles, new gameplay mechanics, a new app and new modular race tracks that let players design their own custom race circuits. Today, Anki has announced …

How the CIA ran a ‘billion dollar spy’ in Moscow

The spy had vanished.<p>He was the most successful and valued agent the United States had run inside the Soviet Union in two decades. His documents and drawings had unlocked the secrets of Soviet radars and weapons research years into the future. He had smuggled circuit boards and blueprints out of …

National Security

More Power For Raspberry Pi USB Ports

Since the Raspberry Pi 2 was released, everyone building RetroPi emulators has been graced with four USB ports. For those of us doing useful stuff …

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Multi-Room Audio (Mobile/Tablet/PC Controlled)

MINI LAPTOP<p>3D Printer Cantilever 2.0 C3Dt/c<p>Bench Power Supply<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Thumbs up to the author for an easy to follow, excellent …

Raspberry Pi

10 influential pulp novels that are criminally good

American pulp fiction first appeared on cheap, wood pulp paper. In the early 20th century, it lived in fiction magazines that cost no more than a …

Literature

This hack turns Facebook Messenger into a stalkers' dream

You’re no doubt aware that Facebook shares your location with friends, but what you probably didn’t realize is how precise that data is or how easy it is to extract from the service.<p>Aran Khanna, a student developer in Cambridge, MA, has created a Chrome extension that grabs location data from …

Apps

Pineapple Mojito

Happy Friday friends! My friend Courtney from the adorable entertaining blog Pizzazzerie is guest posting today to share a cocktail recipe for your …

Best-Ever Barbecued Ribs

8 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 2 min<p>Got nothing but time on your hands? Cook these really low and slow. Set the oven at 300° and start checking the ribs after 3 hours. But don’t sweat it; they’ll be super-tender either way. Watch the step-by-step video here.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ …

BBQ

Quick Pickled Onions

Makes about 1½ cup<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup cider vinegar<p>1 tablespoon honey<p>1 tsp kosher salt<p>1 tsp yellow mustard seeds<p>1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>1 bay leaf<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring vinegar, honey, salt, mustard seeds, red pepper flakes, and bay leaves to a …

Onions

You should be using these browser extensions to keep yourself safe online

The invention of the internet made it easy to do amazing things online, like buying junk in a single click, but unfortunately that also came with consequences, like companies being able track your every move as you browse.<p>You might not know it, but every website you visit is using one or more …

A Unique Country Retreat

Big windows and loads of white make for a cheery, modern space.<p>Sunshine isn't in short supply inside this unique piece of American architecture. Designed by architect Hugh Newell Jacobsen, the light-filled home in Meadowbrook, Pennsylvania, is dubbed "A Village of One's Own" because it looks like …

CHIP is a $9 Raspberry Pi killer

The Raspberry Pi was definitely a game changer when it hit shelves at only $35. But CHIP is hoping to make the Pi look positively pricey by comparison. The Kickstarter campaign has already blown way past its $50,000 goal. In fact, at the time of this writing its approaching $500,000. Like the Pi, …

This is Europe's plan to compete with US internet dominance

Perhaps the best way to understand the EU's plan to create a so-called digital single market in Europe is to think about video streaming. Americans understandably take it for granted that if they’re from, say, California and go on holiday in New York, then their Netflix subscription will work just …

Europe

How to Parallel Park Perfectly, Every Time

The recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p>Rules of thumb and experience help, but we prefer repeatable experiments. And if you see this and laugh, you're probably not as good as you think you are. Thankfully, the recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p><i>Pull alongside the car</i> …

23 Copycat Recipes for Your Favorite Restaurant and Brand-Name Foods

We totally get that no matter how healthy you’ve been eating, sometimes the craving for Cronuts, Doritos and Animal Style fries just hits hard. But the time has come to kick your dependency on name brand snacks to the curb. You no longer have to wait in egregious lines to get your fast food or food …