Marwan Batrouni

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Here's What You Really Need to Know About Blockchain

Eliminating information bottlenecks is how blockchain will truly make an impact<p>In 1970, a scientist at IBM Research named Edgar F. Codd make a remarkable discovery that would truly change the world. Though few realized it at the time, including at IBM, which neglected to commercialize it. It was …

Databases

This Food Hack Gives 'Grilled Cheese' a Whole New Meaning

There are only so many more days left to grill before the weather turns, so put this on the top of your bucket list.<p>You know that baked brie wrapped …

Cooking

Make Garlic Honey Lime Shrimp for Dinner in 15 Minutes — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Seafood

How To Make the Easiest Pasta Salad — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Is there a more quintessential summer side dish than pasta salad? This cool salad keeps well for picnics and potlucks, you can make a big batch to …

Recipes

Croatia, Mexico and Belgium loom large in knockout round

The 2018 World Cup, more than anything, will go down as the tournament that busted the Goliaths. Smaller nations are better now than ever, providing unprecedented challenges to the consensus “Tier 1” contenders, who no longer have the luxury of skating through minnows in the group stage.<p>Son …

Soccer

All the Types of Onions, and What They're Best For

By Alex Delany<p>White? Yellow? Red? Which type of onion is the right one to use for what? Allow us to explain.<p>What is the freakin' deal with all these different types of onions? Why isn't there just one onion? Wouldn't that be simpler? Well, yes, it would be simpler. But it would also be a hell of a …

Cooking

20 Easy Sides for Any BBQ — Recipes from the Kitchn

Here's my motto for backyard BBQs: Let the sides be many, and let them be simple. The main dish might be an impressive rack of saucy ribs, but a …

Cooking

Want to Radically Improve Your Life? Ask Yourself 3 Powerful Questions Most of Us Have Never Thought of

Research found that the average person has about 60,000 thoughts per day. The bad news? 80 percent of those thoughts are negative and fear-based. Here are three questions to instantly curtail a negative mind.<p>If you're going through the ups and downs of life, maybe thinking about quitting on that …

Self-help

Best Grilled Chicken Breast

Grilled chicken breasts can be the epitome of boring. Too often they're dried out or rubbery. But when soaked in a super-quick marinade — with …

Recipes

Scallops with Lemon-Basil Sauce

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Finely grate lemon rind, reserving 1/4 teaspoon. Squeeze lemon, reserving 2 tablespoons juice. Pat scallops dry with paper towels.<p>…

World Cup 2018 final: France vs. Croatia

The 2018 FIFA World Cup final is set. France and Croatia will play for all the glory Sunday. Third and fourth places will be determined on Saturday …

Soccer

Sweet Teriyaki Beef Skewers Recipe

"A grilled and easy way to prepare a delightful beef appetizer or main meat dish! Kids love the tenderness and sweetness, as do the …

This Mindblowing Video of The Moon Coming Down to Earth Is Totally Real

What is happening!?<p>One minute, you're chilling on a mountain. The next you're being dwarfed by the biggest Moon you've ever seen - one that seems to …

Easy Homemade Pizza Dough Recipe

"This pizza dough produces a very nice pizza crust--flavorful, tender, with just the right amount of chewiness."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup whole wheat flour<p>3 …

The 20 Best Breakfast Casseroles

01 of 20<p>This breakfast casserole has it all: eggs, toast, sausage, and cheese. Combined together, this dish is one of the ideal make-ahead …

Greatest Scam Ever: A Televangelist Begs for a Private Jet - The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Video Clip)

Ronny Chieng gives his take on televangelist Jesse Duplantis, a "prosperity gospel" preacher who is asking his followers to buy him a $54 million …

Oven Roasted Parmesan Potatoes Recipe

"I have tried a lot of good roasted potato recipes, but I keep coming back to this one. I've never found one I like better! These are crispy on the …

Spinach Salad with Chicken, Avocado, and Goat Cheese Recipe

"Great salad with chicken, avocado, and goat cheese."<p>Ingredients<p>Salad:<p>1/4 cup pine nuts<p>8 cups chopped spinach<p>1 cup halved cherry tomatoes<p>1 1/2 cups …

Chicken Wings

Spicy Sriracha Chicken Wings<p>These crispy chicken wings get their heat from Sriracha, the Thai hot sauce that chef Michael Symon says is his favorite …

Cooking

"Special" Roasted Potatoes Recipe

"The secret to these deliciously crusty potatoes is the pre-oven boiling in a salted and seasoned liquid. The potatoes not only absorb flavor and …

What’s the Difference Between Olive Oil and Extra Virgin Olive Oil

At least 6,000 years before Crisco came on the scene, olive oil was the hottest commodity in a cook’s (and baker’s) cupboard. The unique …

Jacques Pépin's Crispy, Genius (Grater-Free!) Potato Pancakes

No more grating and squeezing pounds of potatoes. No need to even make mashed potatoes first. On any tired weeknight, we can now have all the joys of crisp, golden potato pancakes, going from sack of potatoes to sneaking bites of those crackling, lacy edges in—oh—about 15 minutes. <i>But how?</i><p>We have …

Make This Cucumber Salad for Easy Summer Lunches — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

World Cup 2018: How to watch, when it starts, schedule and more

It's the biggest tournament for the biggest sport on Earth, and it comes around only once every four years. The 2018 FIFA World Cup will feature 32 teams and 64 games across four glorious weeks of action in Russia. In the US, Fox and FS1 will broadcast games in English, and Telemundo and NBC …

Tomato-Basil Lasagna Rolls

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Cook pasta according to package directions for al dente. Drain pasta (do not rinse); arrange in a single …

Caprese Salad with Grilled Flank Steak Recipe

"This is a fresh, healthy, easy-to-make salad with a twist to the usual restaurant versions. It can be served in small portions as an appetizer …

Chimayo-Marinated Shrimp

Preparation<p>Make the sauce<p>Toast the chiles in a small dry skillet over medium-high heat, turning occasionally until they begin to char, about 3 …

Seafood

Key Lime Cloud Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 300˚F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>Step 2<p>In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the whisk …

Spicy Cajun Potato Salad | Taste of Home

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Shrimp Boil

This classic shrimp boil recipe is a wonderful, easy way to prepare fresh shrimp. No Lowcountry shrimp boil is complete without adding hearty …

Seafood