Marty Franchuk

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14 Unusual Pumpkins For Fall Decorating (And Eating, Too)

Welcome the season with these unusual varieties of pumpkins and gourds.<p>Nothing says “Autumn Bounty” quite as charmingly as some bright and cheerful …

YouTube tips we bet you didn't know

It's easy to spend hours watching YouTube videos about, well, pretty much anything. Using your mouse to adjust a setting isn't exactly slow, but in some cases, the keyboard shortcuts are much faster. Here is a list of the best YouTube keyboard shortcuts you should start using right now:<p>These …

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The 23 Most Anticipated Food Halls in the Country

<b>Food halls</b> are spreading from coast to coast like wildfire. Long a tradition in Europe and other parts of the world, the multi-faceted, typically indoor markets showcasing a variety of local food vendors and artisans are finally hitting it big in America. As many as 23 food halls are poised to open …

Is It Really Bad To Order Sushi On A Monday?

Mondays are the pits. After a restorative weekend, you're forced back into reality and you feel like a lab rat stuck in a cubicle, studied for the effects fluorescent light has on skin. So after a <i>looonnggg</i> day at the office, all you want to do is unwind and get some sushi with your girls and weep …

Email templates for 27 of your toughest work tasks

Communication is hard work. A 2012 survey by McKinsey found that highly skilled desk workers spent an average of 28% of their work weeks dealing with …

As Developers Depart, Google Glass Is Ready To Become This Era’s Segway

Just over 18 months ago Google Chairman Eric Schmidt said he found having to talk to Google Glass out loud “the weirdest thing” and admitted that there would be “places where Google Glass are inappropriate.” Well, hello! I think the average person could have told Google this long before they spent …

14 Cool Jewish Foods That'd Make Your Bubbe Plotz

Jewish food used to mean schlepping to your grandmother’s house in Queens for tasteless matzo ball soup and endless games of canasta. Or, if you were …

Jacques Pepin: There is always a better way to make a hot dog

In the '60s and '70s, the American food revolution erupted. A young French chef was pretty close to the forefront, but I don't think he knew it at …

The Secret Ingredient to Tastier Tacos

Meet the meat that will pack your tortillas with more deliciousness<p>Whether you live in a tiny town or a big city, you probably don’t have to travel far to find a taco night. Heck, even sports bars and family-friendly chains tout their versions of the Mexican classic. You’ll also probably find that …

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Chili Mac

<i>This chili mac recipe is simple to prepare and makes a great weeknight meal that even picky kids will love!</i><p>This Chili Mac is quickly outdoing my Creamy Baked Spaghetti as our family's favorite meal. We are eating it on the regular.<p>We used to live in a little town with a Steak 'N Shake. They had …

Skype for Web brings plugin-free instant messaging directly to your browser, video and voice to follow

Skype has today announced a beta version of its instant messaging platform that allows you to use the service directly from your Web browser.<p>In order to use it, you won’t need to download any add-ons or plugins; it’s all done directly through Skype.com. The service is currently supporting the …

Rosetta spacecraft records eerie 'song' coming off comet

Scientists have picked up on the mysterious "song" of a comet speeding through deep space.<p>European Space Agency officials have used their Rosetta …

Comcast agrees with Obama on net neutrality, except for the legal bit

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: White House<p>You have to admire the chutzpah: a day after President Obama jolted the telecom industry with a bold …