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Backpage domains seized by feds, co-founder’s Arizona home raided

Notorious site had used Section 230 as a shield against state prosecution.<p>On Friday, federal law enforcement authorities seized Backpage domain …

Facebook plans to let everyone unsend messages, will stop Zuckerberg until then

TechCrunch reported last night that Facebook retracted Facebook messages sent by Mark Zuckerberg and other executives from their recipients’ inboxes. That’s an ability normal Facebook users don’t have. But now Facebook tells me it plans to make an “unsend” feature available to all users in several …

Social Media

The six biggest takeaways from Tim Cook’s MSNBC interview

Last week, Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down for an hour-long interview with Recode’s Kara Swisher and MSNBC’s Chris Hayes. The full interview touched on …

Low Carb Recipes for Weight Loss

• <b>Author:</b> Hannie P. Scott<p>Are you looking for some delicious low carb recipes to lose weight? This simple and easy low carb cookbook has step-by-step low carb recipes that will allow you to eat delicious foods and lose weight! You will impress your friends and family with these tasty dishes.<p>* …

One-Skillet Creamy Chicken Tortellini Is Here to Save Dinner

Stuck in a cooking rut? Forgot to meal plan? Thinking of ordering takeout? Not so fast — this one-skillet chicken with tortellini is here to save …

The Barbecue! Bible 10th Anniversary Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Steven Raichlen<p>Now the biggest and the best recipe collection for the grill is getting better: Announcing the full-color edition of <i>The Barbecue! Bible</i>, the 900,000-copy bestseller and winner of the IACP/Julia Child Cookbook Award.<p>Redesigned inside and out for its 10th anniversary, <i>The</i> …

Twitter's AR boss departs after 18 months

Twitter's head of AR/VR, Alessandro Sabatelli, has announced he's leaving the company after just 18 months with the site. His departure comes during a period of AR activity for Twitter's competitors -- Apple, Google and Facebook have all been busy showing off their AR/VR development platforms -- …

Images of Samsung's Galaxy S9 Leak Ahead of Rumored February Unveiling

Samsung is planning to unveil its next-generation smartphones, the Galaxy S9 and S9+, at an event that's set to take place at Mobile World Congress on February 25, but ahead of that date, several images have leaked depicting the South Korean company's new flagship device.<p>Noted leaker Evan Blass, …

How to Make Perfect Carbonara: Mistakes to Avoid

By Alex Delany<p>You want perfect strands of pasta glossed with a rich, silky sauce—not noodles tossed with scrambled eggs. Here's how to get it right, every time.<p>Pasta carbonara is the ultimate there's-no-food-in-the-house dinner. No matter how bare your cupboard or unfortunately under-stocked your …

Recipes

Russian bots retweeted Trump nearly 500,000 times in final weeks of 2016 campaign

Russian-linked automated Twitter accounts, or bots, retweeted Donald Trump almost half a million times in the final weeks before the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign, Twitter told the Senate Judiciary Committee.<p>The 50,000 automated accounts the company determined had ties to Russia sent more than 2 …

Social Media

Physicists are planning to build lasers so powerful they could rip apart empty space

Inside a cramped laboratory in Shanghai, China, physicist Ruxin Li and colleagues are breaking records with the most powerful pulses of light the …

China's Quantum-Key Network, the Largest Ever, Is Officially Online

China has the quantum technology to perfectly encrypt useful signals over distances far vaster than anyone has ever accomplished, spanning Europe and …

Rocket Lab successfully launches second Electron booster test flight

Rocket Lab is hoping to fill a niche for small payload orbital launches with its house-built Electron rocket and private launch facility — and now it’s one step closer to full commercial operations. The startup managed its second test flight (via Space) for its Electron booster — this time making …

Space Travel

Cargo raises $5.5M to let Uber drivers sell snacks and essentials nationwide

Cargo, a startup that wants to let every rideshare driver open their own convenience store in their car, has just raised $5.5 million in a round it’s calling seed preferred financing.<p>Over the summer we covered the company’s $1.75 million seed round, at which point they were just getting started. …

Top 10

Skip the space gray Magic Trackpad 2 with your iMac Pro? Here’s how to fix that

A few weeks ago I purchased a base model iMac Pro in store, so of course it came without a space gray Magic Trackpad 2. In my excitement to get the new machine, I totally forgot about the Magic Trackpad 2, and it didn’t fully dawn on me until later that there was no real way to acquire one from …

These Vegan Red Velvet Brownies Will Make You Heart Avocado Even More

One bite of these dreamy, fudge-y, and delightful red velvet vegan brownies topped with a decadent cream cheese frosting will have you smiling, but once you find out that they’re also healthy and made with one of our favorite secret ingredients, avocado, you’ll be jumping for joy. We’ve taken a …

How to Make the Perfect Dip for Your Super Bowl Party

Chef Lorilynn Bauer, co-author of The Art of the Perfect Sauce, offers seven essential tips.<p>Lorilynn Bauer is planning her Super Bowl party. The …

A Comforting, Cheesy Meal Perfect for One

While cooking for a crowd can be exhausting, it can be equally difficult to muster the motivation to whip up a meal for one. Instead of preparing multi-step pastas or even roasting roots and vegetables, on Monday evenings I’m tempted to pour a bowl of cereal and call it a night.<p>But our own Merrill …

How To Grill Really Juicy Burgers — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

When it comes to backyard burgers off the grill, we all want the same thing: a tender and juicy burger that we can really sink our teeth into. There …

What's the Difference Between Bay Scallops and Sea Scallops?

Scallops can make your dinner feel totally luxurious and indulgent, with the added bonus that they cook in minutes with very little effort. There's a …

13 Turkey Recipes for a Crisper, Juicier Thanksgiving Roast

Thanksgiving may have become so synonymous with turkey that it goes by the name "Turkey Day," but the hard truth is that the bird is rarely the highlight of the dinner. A traditional whole roast turkey is prone to turning out dry and low on flavor, a serious blow for a style of turkey preparation …

Apple may discontinue iPhone X when next model arrives

When the newest phones get old, they often get cheaper.<p>It's why people sometimes wait about a year after a phone's release, for a discount on the device. That might not be the case with Apple's iPhone X, which comes with the hefty price tag of $999 (£999, AU$1,579).<p>A report from MacRumors on Monday …

Mobile Technology

Rupert Murdoch says Facebook needs to pay publishers the way cable companies do

Publishers on Facebook and Google “are not being adequately rewarded for those services,” he says.<p>Rupert Murdoch has an idea for fixing Facebook’s relationship with publishers: The social giant should just pay them.<p>Murdoch, the media mogul who’s chairman of both News Corp and 21st Century Fox, …

News Corp

Intel tells customers to stop using its faulty Spectre patch

Intel has <i>another</i> Spectre patch in the works, after users reported that its last fix led to random rebooting issues. Consequently, the company is now recommending that its customers stop deploying that original patch, and instead start testing out the new and improved version. Navin Shenoy, …