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How to make rich broth for ramen — plus a fast shortcut

Egg noodles. I love this innocuous pasta. The rich, tender noodles comfort me when I have a cold, have suffered a challenging day or need to recover from a week of "research eating." When they are buttery and cheesy, or topped with chicken paprikash, my childhood feels close. Fried crispy and …

17 Juicy Grilled and Smoked Pork Recipes for Your Memorial Day Table

From juicy chops to fatty belly to fall-apart-tender ribs, versatile pork is the perfect "other meat" for your grilling menu. Handled properly, it's moist and flavorful, and picks up the smoke and char from the grill like nobody's business. It also takes well to being brined, rubbed, sauced, …

Four utilities to optimize your Steam client

In the last decade, Steam has gone from ‘Half-Life 2 DRM’ to being the unofficial frontend of a massive gaming platform. Many gamers see it as an …

Software

This Weekend's PC Game Deals: A mad Humble gift and more spring sales

<b>This Weekend’s PC Game Deals</b> <i>is a roundup of games – old, new, or soon to be released – that are available at a great price and can be activated on</i> …

How monitor makers are pixelating the truth to fake you out

Every piece of technology has a specification (spec) sheet, and we often look at it before we make a purchase. In theory, a spec sheet is the very …

15 Awesome Things You Can Do With Oatmeal

What if we told you that you could lose weight, lower your cholesterol and reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes for as little as 13 <i>cents</i> per day? You …

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Chili Ever

I gotta admit up front: The title of this article is somewhat misleading. Yes, we will discuss chili, and yes, it's the best chili I personally have ever made.<p>But! To call something "the best chili ever" implies that the recipe is perfect, and perfection implies that there is no room for …

PS4 "Sets a Benchmark" for All of Sony, CEO Says

With close to 36 million systems sold in two years, the PlayStation 4 is a huge success. So it may not be too surprising to learn that Sony sees the gaming console as a "benchmark" for the entire company. Speaking during Sony's CES briefing last night, Sony CEO Kaz Hirai extolled the PS4 and its …

Your Brain on Poverty: Why Poor People Seem to Make Bad Decisions

And why their "bad" decisions might be more rational than you'd think.<p>In August, <i>Science</i> published a landmark study concluding that poverty, itself, hurts our ability to make decisions about school, finances, and life, imposing a mental burden similar to losing 13 IQ points.<p>It was widely seen as a …

Apple Cheesecake Crumb Bars

For the Crumb Topping:<p>½ cup all-purpose flour<br>• ½ cup light brown sugar<br>• ¼ cup quick-cooking oats<br>• ¼ cup unsalted butter, at cool room temperature<p>For the …

21 Italian-American Recipes, From Baked Ziti to Bolognese

The line between "Italian" and "Italian-American" cuisine can be blurry at times—some dishes, like lasagna, inhabit both worlds, though you may find major differences in preparation between the two versions. But there's one thing that pretty much all Italian-American dishes have in common, and not …

The Food Lab: Four Secrets to Improving Any Fried Chicken Recipe

More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>Really great Southern fried chicken needs two things: juicy, flavorful meat and an ultra-crisp and crunchy crust. Here are four quick and easy ways to achieve both. The best part? These tricks will work for <i>any</i> …

A Pancake to Rock Your World: German Apple Pancake

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Though called a pancake, this German version bears little resemblance to the fluffy flapjacks that we're used to on this side of the Atlantic. German pancakes, also sometimes referred to as Dutch Babies, are made …

Easy Coleslaw Recipe | Mandy's Recipe Box

<i>This is a sponsored post that I am writing on behalf of Litehouse. All thoughts are completely mine. You’re going to love this recipe!</i><p>Summertime …

Watch Edward Snowden's interview with NBC right here

Did you miss last night's epic Brian Williams interview with Edward Snowden? Well you can catch it in all its six-part glory after the break. We can't say that anything particularly revelatory came out of the conversation, but it does give you a chance to get to know the world's most famous whistle …

How To Turn Your Old Windows, Mac, Or Linux Laptop Into A PC Gaming Powerhouse

I’m willing to bet you have a dilapidated HP, Gateway, or Dell laptop gathering dust in a closet somewhere. Or perhaps like me you have a MacBook Air that you tote around to conventions or use at home for work, writing, and browsing the web. Maybe an Ubuntu or Linux Mint box is more your speed. …

Baked Eggs With Mushrooms, Cheddar, and Ham Recipe

<b>Read more: Meat Lite: Baked Eggs With Mushrooms, Cheddar, and Ham</b><p>Ingredients2 tablespoons butter, plus more for greasing ramekins2 cups thinly-sliced button mushrooms2 slices thick-cut cooked ham, chopped1 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme leaves1/2 cup grated cheddar cheese2 tablespoons heavy cream4 …

New York-Style Pizza Sauce Recipe

This creates a slightly sweet, intense tomato sauce typical of New York-style slices. It's also good served with pasta.<p>Read more about the science behind the recipe here.<p><b>Read more: The Pizza Lab: Bringing New York Style Pizza Sauce Home</b><p>Ingredients1 (28-ounce) can whole peeled tomatoes1 tablespoon …

Make Delicious Biscuits with Just Two Ingredients

There's nothing quite like fresh bread products, but usually it takes a lot of work to make them. Food blog The Splendid Table comes to the rescue …

GBA4iOS

A No-Heat, No-Filter Technique for Making Cocktail Syrups

So you've decided to try your hand at stirring up a few classic cocktails at home. Maybe you started with the Manhattan—a drink that requires only three ingredients, all simply dispensed from shelf-stable(ish) bottles. Then you probably moved on to sours and started juicing fresh citrus. But you're …

Learn to code through dungeon crawling

Looking at a bunch of code for the first time can be something of a daunting affair. All those strings and symbols can simply look like a mess to the …

Open Source Software

Meat Lite: Baked Eggs With Mushrooms, Cheddar, and Ham

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>As an almost-vegetarian, I consume <i>a lot</i> of eggs, and I'm sure that I'm not alone. Eggs are one of the most versatile ingredients in the food universe, marrying, as they do, with nearly every savory food out there and many a …

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Why I Learned to Code and How You Can in 3 Months

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In October, I challenged myself to learn a skill many people believe all founders should have: coding. It wasn't easy but worth it.<p>I slept an average of five hours a night, had enough energy drinks to last me a lifetime and never felt …

Computer Science

The Food Lab: This is How Hot and Sour Soup Should Taste

Last week, Ed came into the office excitedly exclaiming that he'd just had "the first hot and sour soup that has any sort of complexity," made by Joe Ng of RedFarm. As a hot and sour soup lover, this actually came as no surprise.<p>Listen: Hot and sour soup and I have the kind of relationship that …

A Beginner's Introduction to Overclocking Your Intel Processor

If you want to squeeze every last ounce of processing power out of your new (or aging) computer, overclocking is a great—if slightly …

Make a Chocolate Cake in Five Minutes and Just One Bowl

You know what sucks about cake? Taking the time to make it, waiting for it to bake, and cleaning all the dishes afterwards. But you know what's …