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Co-working offices are built out of shipping containers inside old bakery

Co-working companies like WeWork are eating up office space around the world. There are many advantages, from food to ping-pong tables, but most …

Housing

How to become a graphic designer without going back to school

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Graphic Design

Paella 101: Everything you need to know about the Spanish staple

<i>Spain is a foodie heaven, but there are few — if any — dishes quite so emblematic of the European nation as paella. Here, a quick primer to the famed</i> …

This camera app requires users to wait three days for pictures to ‘develop’

Thanks to the convenience of smartphones, snapping photos has become second nature. Anyone can grab a phone and take as many pics as they want. Even …

Mobile Photography

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

Dessert

These Easy Cheesecake Cookies Will Win the Cookie Swap

Creamy Cheesecake Cookies<p>Makes 24 cookies<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour <br>1/2 teaspoon baking powder <br>1/2 teaspoon baking soda <br>1/4 teaspoon salt <br>1/2 cup …

Bill Gates has read nearly all 37 books by this scientist — here are 7 of his favorites

This pick should come as no surprise — Gates has not been shy about his admiration of Smil's work. On his Gates Notes blog, he said he had read nearly all of Smil's 37 books, most of which delve into topics like food production, energy, public policy, and the environment.<p>"The truth is, I'd read …

Bill Gates

Christmas Crack: The Easiest and Most Addictive Holiday Gift - Chowhound

Want some crack? I mean, crackle? People who have had it love it and it takes less than an hour to make. I mean, really, who can say no to salt, …

This Red Wine Brownies Recipe Will Take Your Dessert Game up a Notch

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 370°F. Assemble all ingredients.<p>Step 2<p>Melt chocolate and butter in a microwave for about 45 seconds.<p>Step 3<p>Mix chocolate and …

Paris Pastry Chefs Are Bucking Tradition to Unforgettable Effect

An apple is an apple by any other name. Except when it’s a dessert by Paris’s hottest pastry chef.<p>Cédric Grolet is known for his striking trompe …

France

I break down my life into 4 'task buckets' — and it's helped me be great at everything I do

Great lives often include a collection of unbelievable stories. But they are not merely a collection of unbelievable stories. A great life is forged and created in the shadows of them. As Muhammad Ali once put it, <b>"The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses</b> — behind the lines, in the gym, and …

Text Messaging

Thai laab style baked chicken wings

Baked Chicken Wings With Thai Laab Seasoning<p>Baked Chicken Wings With Thai Laab Seasoning<p>Baked chicken wings with Thai laab seasoning are another tool …

5 Critical Warning Signs That You're Making Bad Decisions

Everyone's entrepreneurial journey is different, but the pitfalls are the same.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting your own business is a labor of love. You’ve made a commitment to go out on your own. Then the hard part starts: figuring out how to generate revenue, …

Entrepreneurship

Perfectly Slice a Pie With This Easy Math Trick

Cutting a Thanksgiving pie can easily become a mismatched mess. We’re only human, and being able to slice perfectly portioned pieces is no easy feat. But fans of egalitarian eating rejoice (!), your salvation may have arrived in the form of a helpful math (!!) video.<p>The video is from the Youtube …

12-year-old piano prodigy creates beauty from four randomly chosen notes

All it takes Alma Deutscher is four notes and 40 seconds.<p>And, suddenly, these wondrous notes lift off into the air - Deutscher is 12-years-old, a …

12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Your Streaming Devices

With the emergence of streaming devices, getting your favorite content from the internet to your TV is getting easier every day. Although Roku, …

Pad Thai recipe: Here's how to master Thailand's favourite dish

The key to this is to have the ingredients prepared and ready to go so you can work quickly.<p>SERVES 4<p>50ml/2fl oz tamarind water<br>• 40ml/1½fl oz fish sauce<br>• 30g/1oz palm sugar or 2 tbsp caster sugar<br>• 200g/7oz wide flat rice noodles<br>• Vegetable oil<br>• 16 large prawns, peeled or unpeeled<br>• 4 spring onions, sliced<br>• 2 …

Eggs

You'll Make This Sweet-Potato Chili All Season Long

After that stretch of warm weather, the cool autumn temperatures are a welcome change of pace. Suddenly, we're all about fuzzy sweaters, lingering …

Cornmeal Angel Biscuits Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together warm water, yeast, and 1 teaspoon of the sugar in a small bowl or 1-cup glass measuring cup. Let stand 5 …

Dessert

Catalan Beef Stew Recipe - Estofado de Ternera a la Catalana

This recipe for Catalan Beef Stew or "Estofado de Ternera a la Catalana" is easy and has a unique flavor, due to a surprise ingredient - chocolate! …

Cooking

Hartog Bakery's Whole Wheat Bread Recipe -- Traditional Volkorenbrood

Few nations have a more profound love for bread than the Dutch, who consume more than 138 lb of the stuff per capita every year. Dutch consumers …

Baking

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look back I …

Business Strategy

Winston Churchill's 12-Word Definition of Success May Just Change Your Life | Inc.com

We tend to think about success as the pinnacle of achievement. It's what we supposedly experience once we get everything we think we want. We get into Harvard Business School. Our startup goes through an IPO. We marry the person of our dreams.<p>Yet traditional markers of achievement are not actually …

Motivation

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Alison Roman has developed dozens of recipes for NYT Cooking and is the author of …

Seafood

How to Buy, Store, and Shuck Oysters Like a Pro

They're easy to buy online now, so it's time to get over your fears.<p>Ever watch an oyster shucker at a restaurant work through a dozen Beausoleils or bluepoints? You probably thought to yourself, “There’s no way I could do that.” Except you can. And should. With a little advice from the experts (and …

Oysters

'It's able to create knowledge itself': Google unveils AI that learns on its own

In a major breakthrough for artificial intelligence, AlphaGo Zero took just three days to master the ancient Chinese board game of Go ... with no human help<p>Google’s artificial intelligence group, DeepMind, has unveiled the latest incarnation of its Go-playing program, AlphaGo – an AI so powerful …

Artificial Intelligence

13 questions that will change your life

When things aren't going quite the way you'd like them to, it's often the result of not asking yourself the right questions. Some questions are hard …

Self-improvement

The Air Horn Version of “Take On Me” is Better Than the Original?

The internet is a wonderfully strange place. And though it’s easy to get bogged down in every single awful thing that hits your feed, it’s downright …

The Best Pumpkin Pie

Stella Parks' tome on the art, science, and history of American desserts is a must-read for anyone with a sweet-tooth<p>1 whole medium butternut squash …

Dessert

After Listening to 25,000 Pitches, Richard Branson Has 1 Simple Tip for Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

The spark that created one of the fastest growing companies in Richard Branson's Virgin empire came courtesy of a beer coaster.<p>In his new autobiography, <i>Finding My Virginity</i>, the billionaire entrepreneur recalls the story of the "the beer mat pitch."<p>At the time of the pitch, Brett Godfrey was the …

Entrepreneurship