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What Is Bitcoin, and How Does It Work?

If you find the concept of Bitcoin confusing, you are not alone. The virtual currency has been a constant source of controversy, but it is still not well understood.<p><b>Are Bitcoins those coins I see in photographs?</b><p>No. Those coins are novelty items that newspapers used in photographs because they …

Bitcoin

30 medicinal plants that'll change your life forever

Here's what quantum computing is and why it matters

Researchers for IBM, Google, Intel, and others are in a fantastic scientific arms race to build a commercially viable quantum computer. They already exist in laboratories, and we’re only a few years away from the beginning of what may turn out to be an entire shift in how we think about computing.<p>A …

Quantum Computing

News literacy 101: How to teach kids (and adults) to think critically

<b>(AP)</b><p>Follow these steps to help kids (and you!) resist fake news, fact-check, and think critically about news and inform<p>Christine Elgersma<p>October 2, 2017 2:15am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared onCommon Sense Media.<p>If it's tough for us grown-ups to figure out what's real news and what's fake …

10 Chefs' Tips for Upgrading Slow Cooker Recipes

Your slow cooker food doesn't need to be bland and boring. These tips will transform the way you think about Crock Pots.<p>Slow cooker recipes can be mushy bombs sometimes, but they don't have to. We've all had a watery, bland soup or an overcooked chicken "casserole"—and those dishes were victims of …

Cooking

Africa: The Moringa Tree Enters the Arsenal of Treatments Against Chronic Diseases

Sleepy Kenyan coastal town produces some of the world's best Moringa.<p>analysis<p>If plants could be superheroes, the Moringa (Moringa oleifera) tree …

Lights on the Prairie!

Finished up a two week stint at the Santa Fe Workshops, and had some wonderful folks in front of the lens for class demos. John Wayne Haynes, above, …

Cameras

The Best Astronomy Pictures of the Year Are Absolutely Incredible

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Why I Didn’t Switch to Mirrorless

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.A little over a year ago I decided …

Cameras

Ten Management Mistakes That Will Kill Your Team's Motivation

Dear Liz,<p>Last week two of my Marketing team members made a presentation to me and a group of other managers in our company.<p>They presented their content plan for our annual customer appreciation event, which is taking place next month.<p>We finalized the logistics side of the event months ago.<p>At last …

Employment

'Wootube' is the hit YouTube channel that's making math hella fun again

For the past decade or so, there's been a decline in the number of mathematics students in high schools in Australia. But one teacher is giving new …

How to choose privacy settings for your PC before Windows 10 Creators Update

You can change the privacy settings after installing the Creators Update.<p>Much before the rollout of Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft introduced …

What You Need to Know About Full Frame vs. Crop Sensor Cameras

Tell me if this sounds familiar...You want a new camera, but the vast selection of models that are currently available causes you some …

The Best Items For Your DSLR

If you've had a DSLR for any amount of time, you've likely realized a few things.First, there's a lot to learn about how to use your camera.Second, …

Sweet Potatoes Four Ways

It's a sweet potato party!

Recipes

Why Leaders Should View Themselves as Servants

Show your employees you really care about each and every one of them. Success will follow.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors,</i> …

The Top 15 Blogs All Startup Managers Should be Reading

Reading blogs like these will help you in the long run.<p>Being a manager within a startup often means feeling unappreciated. CEOs are the idea guys - you're the glue holding everything together while translating their visions into executable actions.<p>These blogs have your back, and they're packed full …

​Cook These Lean, High-Protein Bison Tacos Tonight

​Think outside the boxed taco kit: Pick up some fresh meat, cook it with the right spices, and pile on the fresh toppings<p>Homemade ground beef tacos usually make you feel only slightly better than ordering from a fast-food tex-mex spot. Avoid the grease trap by choosing naturally lean ground bison. …

​Here’s All the Ways You Can Sweat Off Outback Steakhouse’s New Bloomin’ Onion

​3,000 calories of onions, cheese fries, and steak is going to take some work<p>To celebrate March Madness, Outback Steakhouse has debuted a new version of its famous Bloomin’ Onion called the 3 Point Bloomin’ Onion, in which they garnish the original—which if you recall, is a whole fried onion—with a …

15 mouthwatering desserts to eat in Germany

German bakeries and restaurants are treasure troves of irresistible treats.<p>The pastries you'll find across the country range from a fruity plum cake to a cinnamon-flavored morning roll.<p>Keep scrolling to see which desserts you should be sure to try on your next trip.

Dessert

NYC’s ‘best’ burgers are overpraised and overpriced

Burgers are bigger, brawnier and more omnipresent than ever, boasting exotic add-ons, “proprietary” beef blends — and higher price tags. But it …

Burgers

10 Reasons The German People Elected Adolf Hitler

The Nazis didn’t just seize power—they were voted in. It’s hard to imagine, but there was a time when Adolf Hitler was a name on a ballot in a …

The 7 Best Exercises to Sculpt Eye-Catching Abs

A six-pack brings all the girls to the yard… but core strength can change your life. “The core is composed of much more than just the abs,” explains …

An Easy Way to Remove Condensation from Delicate Cakes and Pies 

Cheesecakes and custard-based pies are prone to condensation, especially if you don’t let them cool completely before wrapping and chilling. There is …

Swedish Meatball Pie ~ Recipe

Preheat oven to 400°F.<p>In a bowl, mix together beef, pork, butter, onion, breadcrumbs, eggs, nutmeg, allspice, salt and pepper. Mix thoroughly and …

11 Can’t-Miss American Pie Shops

Whether you like your pie sweet or savory, deep-dish or portable, there’s a plate out there with your name on it.<p>1. THREE BROTHERS BAKERY // HOUSTON, …

14 best places for pie in Vancouver

There are few things as comforting as a freshly-bake slice of pie. Whether it’s the crumbly crust of a savoury pot pie or the sweet meringue piled …

Boston Cream Pound Cake Is So Much Better Than Boston Cream Pie

It's wicked good.<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>Boston Cream is one of those dessert flavor profiles that just gets me: creamy vanilla custard, chocolate …

Pound Cake

29 Delicious Ways To Celebrate National Pie Day

Consider this your pie-tinerary.

Baking

Make Your Internet of Things Device Hack-Proof With Anti-Mirai Tool

The whole internet could depend on it.<p>A malware program called Mirai was quickly blamed for the massive hack in October that took down Twitter, …