Jonathan Schwartz

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This app you’ve never heard of lets you watch shows and movies for free that aren’t even on Netflix

People often think that when it comes to streaming TV shows and movies online, there are only three options: pay for the good stuff, steal the good …

TV shows

Amazon’s #1 best-selling NETGEAR 802.11n Wi-Fi range extender falls to $21 (20% off)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon offers the NETGEAR N300 802.11n Wi-Fi Range Extender for <b>$20.96 Prime shipped</b> <i>when clipping the on-page coupon</i>. That’s good …

How To Make Lemonade from Scratch — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Sipping icy-cold sweet lemonade on a blazing-hot summer day is one of life's finest pleasures, which is why we think making lemonade from scratch …

Russian Router Malware Just Got Much Worse: What to Do

Remember that Russian router malware warning from last week? The situation is even worse than we originally thought, and a whole lot more router …

Gardening 101: Garlic

Garlic, <i>Allium sativum</i><p>Pungent garlic is one of the most satisfying crops to grow. From a single clove planted the previous autumn comes a full, fat …

These 3 Plants Produce Oxygen In Your Room Every Night, Here’s Why You Must Have Them In Your Bedroom

Generally, people love plants, and we have them in our homes, offices and garden as a décor. Namely, plants as well as the trees are thought to be …

The One Router Setting Everyone Should Change (But No One Does)

The vast majority of home Wi-Fi users don't know the first thing about keeping their routers secure, a new survey finds.<p>Eighty-two percent of 2,205 …

Wi-Fi

Are Home Solar Panels Worth the Cost? Here’s When They Make Sense—And When They Don’t

From electricity costs to your home's sunlight.<p>With prices falling rapidly, installing home solar panels can dramatically trim your energy bills — if …

Amazon (and Alexa) know a whole lot about you. Here's how download and delete that info.

It's not just Facebook and Google that have loads of our personal data. There's also Amazon.<p>The company isn’t only the most popular Internet retailer in the country but it also dishes up content (via Amazon Prime Video, Audible and the Kindle library); runs a successful cloud platform for …

Smart Homes

How to change your DNS to see if Cloudflare can speed up your internet

A couple days ago, Cloudflare launched its own DNS service at 1.1.1.1, promising that consumers would enjoy greater privacy and potentially faster internet if they switched over from their ISP’s default. Now, those speed differences might not be significant or noticeable enough to the point of …

11 Collectible Books Worth A Ton Of Money That Might Be On Your Bookshelves Right Now

You've probably read articles about all those insanely expensive and incredibly rare, collectible books — like the highly covetable first edition of …

Books

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

12 Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thigh Recipes That'll Save You From Yourself

Back away from the whole chicken. Cut yourself some slack (and speed up dinner) by sticking to the thighs.<p>Weeknight fantasy: a beautifully bronzed whole roast chicken, on your table at 7. Weeknight reality: fire detectors, hot tears, dinner at 11.<p>While it might be <i>possible</i> to roast an entire bird on …

The Ferrari, the Cobra, and the crickets in the garage

The first thing I notice when I lift the garage door (likely the first time it had been opened in decades) was a rather pedestrian mid-1980s BMW …

How to Make Citrus Taste Like Sour Patch Kids Candy

Pucker up.<p>As the pastry chef at City House in Nashville, <b>Rebekah Turshen</b> spent years tinkering with her candied citrus peel recipe but never loved the results. One version was too bitter; another was flatly sweet. It was when she experimented with an errant tub of citric acid—the organic, …

Beef and Barley Crockpot Stew

This hearty Beef and Barley Crockpot Stew takes just minutes to put together, then it cooks all day for unbelievably rich and complex flavor. There's …

Drink this an hour before bed and get 84 extra minutes of sleep

Struggling to get a good night’s sleep?<p>If you want an extra 84 minutes of a slumber every night, it’s time to ditch the cocoa for a different drink …

Sleep

20 Reasons Why You Should Use Epsom Salt In the Garden

My dear German friends live in a picturesque little town of Waldenbuch near Stuttgart. And it was them who taught me some valuable lessons about …

Creative dad made a perfect DIY Groot and Rocket 'Guardians of the Galaxy' costume for Halloween

We'd say this Halloween costume is out of this world, but we don't make terrible jokes.<p>A father and his daughter transformed into the fan favorite …

Why exposing trunk flares is the most important thing you can do for your tree

Some people probably get tired of me talking about exposing tree flares as much as I do. There's a reason why I do: It is simply the most important …

Texas

16 science fiction, fantasy, and horror books to read this October

Demons, space pirates, and more to add to your to-read pile<p>It seems like yesterday that I put together the September book list. Where did the month go?<p>I’ve been trying to read more non-fiction and specifically non-genre books recently. My background is in military history, so when I first saw Josh …

The anime prequel to ‘Blade Runner 2049’ is simply stunning

Directed by <i>Cowboy Bebop</i> co-creator Shinichirô Watanabe, <i>Black Out 2022</i>, an anime short, is easily the best of the three <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> prequels. It …

Why did Gilded Age mansions lose their luster?

TL;DR: They were expensive—even for the super rich<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>Period Dramas</i><i>, a weekly column that alternates between rounding up historic homes on the market and answering questions we’ve always had about older structures.</i><p>Grand mansions are emblematic, if not entirely synonymous, with the Gilded …

Fall Bulbs 2017: 9 Best Tulips to Order Now

So many tulips, so little time. Here are nine favorites to order now for a spring show in the gardne:<p>‘National Velvet’ Tulip<p>‘National Velvet’ belongs …

10 of the best spring bulbs that everyone should grow more of

I still get a knot of excitement in my stomach when my bulb orders arrive in autumn. It spins me back to my early childhood when, just level with the kitchen table top, I watched my grandmother unpack a cardboard box full of rustling paper bags. Each one was handled with great reverence, and I …

Try this trick to go straight to sleep

Each time you choose to stay up a little longer bingeing that Netflix show, you’re beckoning death, slowly cutting off years from your life. This was …

Yoga

GET RIPPED AT HOME WITH THE MUSCLE SCULPTER WORKOUT

01<p>Rocket jump<p><b>Sets:</b> 3 / <b>Reps:</b> 20 secs / <b>Rest:</b> 0<p>Stand with your feet shoulder-width apart with your arms by your side. Squat down halfway and jump as …