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Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Our Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipes of 2017

There are few things the almighty Crock-Pot can't tackle, but above all else it makes getting dinner on the table a whole lot more manageable on busy …

Crock Pot Thanksgiving Sides That Basically Make Themselves

So you can concentrate on the bird.

How to Tell When Literally Every Baked Good Is Done

By Claire Saffitz<p>From pies and cakes to cookies and muffins, you'll never have to guess again.<p>One of the most difficult things about being a recipe developer is translating all the sights, smells, sounds and feelings that I experience when I'm cooking into words. When I'm writing a recipe, I always …

Burgers, Stroganoff, and More Beef Dinner Recipes to Try Tonight

The popular slogan of the ’90s, “Beef. It’s what’s for dinner,” was a huge hit for a reason. Beef is a great source of protein, it’s high in many essential vitamins, and most cuts are *actually* leaner than you may think. Whether you’re braising a roast in your slow cooker or grilling a batch of …

Finally Fall! 12 Cozy Baking Recipes To Welcome The Season

Pumpkins, apples, warm spices — fall sweets are the best! From spiced pumpkin bread to perfect apple pie, these autumn baking recipes will have you racing to the kitchen.<p>1. Pumpkin Bread<p>My grandmother clipped this recipe from a magazine over 50 years ago, and it’s still as wonderful today as it was …

Here's How to Book a Round-Trip Flight to Japan for Under $400

Round-trip flights to Japan from the states have always been some of the priciest out there (it is, after all, literally on the other side of the …

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Taste Beyond The Tongue

This revolutionary battery material charges your phone in just seconds

It typically takes around two hours to charge your iPhone from dead to fully juiced up. But what if you got your hands on a magical battery that …

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21 Healthyish Dinners You Can Make Ahead Of Time

Save time and money.

The Rock made a 4-minute 'movie' with Apple about Siri — here's our review

Over the weekend, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson teased a new movie he made with Apple and Siri, called "Dominate The Day."<p>The full movie, with a run time of three minutes and 45 seconds, was posted on YouTube on Monday.<p>Here is our review of "Dominate the Day":

Game of Thrones Star Explains Why the Sand Snakes Never Worked in the First Place

Jessica Henwick gets very honest about the show’s most unpopular characters.<p>In <b>George R.R. Martin’s</b> <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> book series, the Sand Snakes, a.k.a. the bastard daughters of Oberyn Martell, made a vivid and lasting impression. But they’re also one of the best examples of how not everything …

You Can Rent Your Own Private Island in the Bahamas for $450 a Night

Tired of overpriced hotels and busy cities full of tourists? Now you and your friends can split the cost of an actual island for the vacation of a …

Save money and calories with lightened up fried chicken and mac and cheese

You might think most of your money is going towards clothing and vacations, but food can actually eat up a surprisingly large portion of your budget. Whether dining out or buying groceries, Americans spend a ton of money on meals. But there's good news: cooking these delicious dishes at home is the …

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22 Gorgeous And Cheap Dresses To Wear To A Summer Wedding

It's all fun and games until your heels are in sand, at least you'll be wearing a beautiful dress!

25 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Weekday Mornings

Fact: Weekday mornings are almost always chaotic. But that doesn't mean you have to settle for a store-bought granola bar or tasteless bagel from the …

These Neo-Noir Digital Still Lifes Are Filled With Existential Dread

Italian media designer notawave reflects on the loneliness of mortality in the 36th issue of FELT Zine.<p><i>Every Saturday, Creators premieres a new issue from net art platform and artist collective, FELT Zine.</i><p>The digital neo-noir still lifes by Italian media designer notawave create an interface …

The Beauty of Pixar’s Evolution is in the Environments They Create

While a lot of people may only think of the heavy-hitter franchises like <i>Toy Story,</i> <i>Finding Nemo,</i> and <i>Monsters Inc.</i>, Pixar has been steadily producing …

Animation

Disney XD's New Ant-Man Shorts Are Absolutely Gorgeous

This weekend, Disney is set to premiere six different minute-or-so-long <i>Ant-Man</i> shorts, chronicling the everyday adventures of Scott Lang and his …

Remembering Fan Ho, Hong Kong street photography master - CNN Style

Written by Oscar Holland, CNN<p>A handsome, well-coiffed man carries a tray of tofu through the streets of Hong Kong. Workers squat on concrete steps picking at their lunches with chopsticks. An old woman walks down an empty alley, rays of sunlight piercing the smoke and dust.<p>These are just some of …

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Lemon Gelato – Simple Italian Recipe

This lemon gelato is so refreshing, sweet, creamy, and very delicious! It has a nice, zesty, unique lemon flavor that will take your breath away! You …

Recipes

15 Classic Baked Goods Every Cook Should Know

Even realtors know that there’s nothing that makes a house feel like a home as much as the smell of fresh baked goods. That’s why they always use cookie-scented candles or pop a pie in the oven right before showing a new listing. A plate of fancy stuffed cookies sitting on the counter is oh-so …

One Of The 20th Century’s Coolest Art Movements Gets The GIF Treatment

Founded in Netherlands in 1917 and active until about 1927, the De Stijl movement preached simplicity and abstraction, encompassing paintings, sculpture, architecture, and typography. Its artists and designers reduced forms to their most basic shapes and preferred to use primary colors to express …

Material Design

19 One-Pan Recipes That Cut Your Meal-Prep Time in Half

Putting together a week’s worth of food in advance saves time and is pretty much the responsible thing to do. But it can also make for a serious mess …

Cooking

The Only 5 Exercises You'll Ever Really Need

A man's fitness routine, much like his choice in films, women, clothes and favourite reptile (Komodo dragon - closely followed by the bearded dragon …

14 Panera Bread Copycat Recipes to Satisfy Your Cravings at Home

If your Panera Bread addiction is getting a little out of control, these copycat recipes will be your new best friends. From the best sweets in the bakery case to the fresh salads and, of course, the mac and cheese (is there anything more addictive?), these make-at-home recipes will save you a trip …

Cute Chick Sandwich Cookies Recipe Just in Time for Easter

It’s that time of the year again, where chocolate eggs and the smell of freshly baked hot-cross buns are ubiquitous. Whether you celebrate Easter or not, there is no doubt you’ll be consuming Easter treats of some sort. These lemon flavored chick sandwich cookies are so easy to make, yet are …

Dessert

The 35 Most Instagrammable Recipes We've Ever Made

We've combed our archives for dishes that are all about the beauty shot<p>We can't stop scrolling through the gorgeous food photos all over our …

Two Weeks of This Workout Brought Me Within Inches of a Perfect Pull-Up

I’ve been doing that pull-up program we posted two weeks ago, and guess what? <i>It works</i>. At the beginning, I could do about half a pull-up, and now I …

5-Minute Tutorial Reveals How To Make Boring Photos Look Awesome

There are a ton of bad photos online and it’s mostly because people simply can’t be bothered with editing. But as this tutorial shows, you don’t need …