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Shrimp Fried Rice

4 Servings<p>If you forget to thaw the shrimp in the morning, set the bag in a large bowl filled with cold water. It will defrost in minutes. One cup of dry rice will yield 3 cups cooked; leftover rice, which is slightly dried out, makes the best stir-fries. You'll soon be making this shrimp fried …

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Any.do For Mac Brings The To-Do List App To The Desktop

When we last heard from productivity app maker Any.do, it had just launched freemium features for its Android, iOS, Web and Chrome apps. Today it’s announced Any.do for Mac.<p>The latest version of the to-do list app syncs your tasks from the other platforms and brings them to a native desktop client. …

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Digital life hack: Turn your old phone into a security camera

In these days of nonstop hacking, phishing and data breaches, it's easy to forget that regular old burglars are still lurking around to steal from your home. That's why I'm a big fan of home security systems, especially ones that let you watch your home from a distance and alert you when someone …

Yosemite & iOS 8 How-to: Set up and use AirDrop

With Yosemite and iOS 8 you can use AirDrop to share files between your Mac and iOS devices. This is one of the features of Continuity, which further integrates and connects your Mac and iOS devices. Continuity also includes Handoff, Instant Hotspot, iPhone Cellular Calls and SMS Relay.<p>Initially …

How to AirDrop Photos & Other Files from iPhone to Mac (or Transfer Them via iTunes

As a writer, I appreciate being able to bring my work with me wherever I go. I can write an article on my Mac, and then transfer it to my iPhone to polish it up while I’m waiting to pick the kids up from school. While there are many ways in which to save files between devices, I’ve found that using …

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Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

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10 Absolutely Gorgeous Midcentury Living Rooms

Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today.<p>Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today. This piece originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.

These Mushroom Recipes Are So Good, They're *Magic*

Mushrooms: Not just for vegetarian cooking! These recipes prove it.<p>Mushrooms! They're so versatile! They're just as at home in an Italian pasta dish as they are in a Japanese-inspired soup, and they're delicious every time. Here are some of our favorite shroom-forward recipes.

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Teriyaki Salmon

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 10 min<p>The salmon absorbs more teriyaki flavor as it sits, making it even better (and breakfast that much quicker) if done in advance.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>1 pound salmon fillet, cut into 8 pieces<p>¼ cup Canal House Teriyaki Sauce (click for …

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Tiny Apartment Dwellers Will Love This Coffee Table That Converts To A Kitchen Table In Seconds

This is the MK1 Transforming Coffee Table from Duffy London.<p><b>Why We Love It:</b> This gorgeous, functional table is perfect for anyone with a small apartment (first discovered via Reddit user ameangreenbean). The innovative design transforms in seconds with two simple movements from a 14-inch-tall by …

Spicy Pork and Mustard Green Soup

4 Servings<p>It might look like a lot when the greens are raw, but add them all anyway. They’ll quickly wilt down to a silky texture.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ pound ground pork<p>2 cloves garlic finely chopped<p>2 teaspoons finely grated peeled ginger<p>1 teaspoon Sichuan peppercorns, crushed<p>¾ teaspoon …

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Hoppin' John Salad with Molasses Dressing

Makes 6 to 8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup apple cider vinegar<p>1/4 cup mild-flavored (light) molasses<p>1/4 cup olive oil<p>1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper<p>1<p>1 1-pound bag frozen black-eyed peas<p>1 1/2 cups 1/2-inch cubes peeled yam (red-skinned sweet potato)<p>2 cups 1/2-inch cubes andouille sausage (about 12 …

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Soba Noodle Bowl Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p>Ingredients<p>8 ounces soba noodles<br>• 1 clove of garlic, minced<br>• 3 Tbsp. toasted sesame oil<br>• 2½ Tbsp. soy sauce<br>• 2 Tbsp. rice wine vinegar<br>• 2 tsp. honey<br>• 2 …

The Fastest Way to Remove All the Photos from the iPad Camera Roll

Deleting a single photo from the iPad Camera Roll is easy. Deleting a handful of photos – say 20 or so – is also pretty simple to get done. But if you have got hundreds or even thousands of images in your Camera Roll, there’s not an easy or quick way to remove them all right on the iPad …

This Map Shows How America Is Divided Into 11 Nations

Remember when that crazy Russian professor said America would break up into several different nations?<p>He may not have been totally far off.<p>In a new article in Tufts Magazine, Colin Woodard, author of "American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America", argues that …

Top 10 experiences on Hawaii's Big Island

Island fever may happen elsewhere, but it's almost unheard of on Hawai'i. The aptly named Big Island is fantastically diverse, with miles of highways and - better yet - byways to explore. From age-old fishing villages to modern mega resorts, from snow-capped peaks to sandy beaches, you'll …

7 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Making Beef Stew

From using the wrong cut of beef to overthickening the stew, the most common ways home cooks ruin beef stew<p>It's stew season! We've been taking advantage of the chill in the air, and making warm, cozy dishes like chili, posole, and chicken stew for dinner. But there's one stew to rule them all: beef …

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61 Easy Pasta Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

Lose the jarred sauce—we're confident you won't need it with these easy pastas in your weeknight dinner arsenal.<p>When it comes to quick and easy weeknight pasta, you can lose those jars. And boxes. And packets of powder (ew). There’s no need for the pre-made stuff, because you can pack serious …

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Thai Beef with Basil

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>Basil is wilted like a leafy green in this thai beef stir fry recipe, then added raw at the end for a double dose of its aromatic flavor.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided<p>6 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>2 red chiles, thinly …

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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweet Chili Slaw

Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat and add olive oil. Cover the pork with the salt, pepper, paprika, onion powder and garlic powder. Sear the …

Top Five Laptop And Macbook Upgrades From Just $10

Do you own a laptop that’s showing its age performance-wise? Perhaps you’ve recently bought one and are still cradling it like a new-born baby to prevent it getting scratched. Whatever your situation, with all the hype around tablets and smartphones, it’s easy to forget that millions of us use …

9 Ways To Improve iOS 7's Battery Life

iOS 7 has been out for a few weeks now, and people are torn.<p>While some of the new features are fabulous, and others are making us crazy, there's one thing we can all agree on: iOS 7 is not helping our battery life. As Ars Technica discovered, iOS 7 kills battery life faster than iOS 6.1 on every …

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

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Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

Polenta Bake with Tomato, Feta and Mushrooms Recipe

<b>Serves 6</b><p>Ingredients<p>1 cup instant polenta<br>• 3 Tbsp. unsalted butter, cut into chunks<br>• 3 1/4 cups hot vegetable stock<br>• 2/3 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese<br>• 1 …

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …

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Two for One Dinner and Brunch: Portuguese Baked Eggs

You can make the base for this Portuguese Baked Eggs recipe ahead of time, then eat it both for dinner and brunch the day after.<p><i>It's the freakin' weekend, which means you should not be awake early enough for breakfast. Sleep in. It's all about brunch.</i><p>There are two things you need to think about …

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How Readers Made Pasta with Chorizo and Chickpeas

A slideshow of bloggers' renditions of the Pasta with Chorizo and Chickpeas recipe from Bon Appétit's September 2013 issue<p>Chorizo is one those wonderfully bold ingredients you eat and enjoy but may never really cook with. Then a really simple recipe comes along (like this one from Hog & Hominy in …

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