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How to turn off Google's location tracking

When you turn off “location history” Google still tracks your location when you use several of its key services including Maps, search and the weather. Here’s how to really turn all of it off.<p>A report from the Associated Press has highlighted that the feature called location history is just one of …

Maps

Bourbon Street Rib-Eye Steak Recipe

"After eating this style of steak in a restaurant a few times, I worked on making my own marinade. The results are tender and do not have an …

BBQ

5 Whiskey Cocktails That Will Never Let You Down

Much like with fashion, or tech, trends in cocktail culture come and go. But some drinks never change. From the Old Fashioned to the mint julep, here …

Made in America

10 basic Android terminal commands you should know

For a lot of us, the fact that we can plug our Android phone into a computer and interact with it is a big plus. Besides the times when we've broken …

Android News

Our Most Insanely Delicious Recipes, EVER!

Hungry for a to-die-for dish? Look no further than these delicious recipes. In this collection, you’ll find foods that are sweet, comforting and …

Cooking

How To Make Chicken Lettuce Wraps — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

For all the times I have ordered chicken lettuce wraps at Chinese restaurants like P.F. Chang's, inhaled entire "appetizers" by myself, and sighed …

Food

Best Ever Slow Cooker Italian Beef Roast Recipe

"Best tender and juicy pot roast you've ever eaten! Also great sliced up and served on hearty rolls."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (3 pound) beef chuck roast<p>1 onion, …

Cooking

Chicken Pasta with Creamy Parmesan Sauce Will Be a Family Favorite — 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 …

Cooking

10 Tasty Ways to turn Ground Turkey into an Easy Dinner

Along with chicken thighs, a pack of ground turkey is one of the staples you will always find in my freezer. It's more lean and mild than ground …

Cooking

The Best Bottles of Scotch Under $50

A good bottle of Scotch whisky can cost you $300 or it can run you under $50. What we’ve learned — through tireless trial and error (you’re welcome) …

Scotch Whisky

Google wants you to use its new physical keys to secure your account

You should already be using two-factor authentication to prevent unauthorized access to your online accounts. While your phone is up to the task of helping you with that, Google believes it’s time for to take the next step: using a physical security key.<p>At its ongoing Google Cloud Next event, the …

Authentication

This Recipe Is a Major Upgrade From Standard Chocolate-Covered Bananas

<i>Upgrade chocolate-covered bananas to frozen almond banana bites for a treat loaded with healthy antioxidants with this recipe from PaleoHacks!</i><p>These frozen almond banana bites couldn't be easier to make! Dark chocolate, sliced bananas, and a bit of almond butter create a quick frozen dessert. Enjoy …

Breakfast

43 Heirloom Desserts Made With Brown Sugar

Many old-fashioned desserts start with brown sugar. It adds a natural, earthy sweetness to the body of a cake, a crunch to the crumb topping on a pie …

Dessert

The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

While many resort to pancake mix when making a special weekend breakfast, homemade pancakes are a <i>must</i>. Here's the little-known secret: the batter takes just as long to make as a boxed mix, and the result is infinitely better. If the attractive appearance of these golden, crisp cakes isn't enough to …

Breakfast

Recipe: Garlic Butter Steak and Potatoes — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're hankering for a classic steak and potatoes dinner, this one-skillet dish fits the bill perfectly. What makes it extra special is the …

Recipes

Recipe: Slow Cooker Beer-Braised Brisket — Recipes from The Kitchn

Everyone loves brisket, a Texas staple. Texans — Tejanos — are especially obsessed. My beer-braised brisket is fork-tender, perfect for a crowd, and …

Cooking

The 10 Most-Saved Slow Cooker Recipes from June — Recipes from The Kitchn

All it takes is that first summer heatwave for me to banish the oven and remind me how much I adore my slow cooker. During the week I lean on it for …

Cooking

Recipe: Slow Cooker Migas Casserole — Recipes from The Kitchn

Migas are a breakfast favorite in every corner of Texas. I've taken the classic skillet migas and transformed them into a low-and-slow, cheesy migas …

Slow Cookers

Nest CEO steps down after employees pushed for his exit

"With new leadership, the organization always has questions. There is an anxious feeling out there."<p>Marwan Fawaz

These phone models have highest failure rate: is your device on the list? (Update: Blancco responds)

<b>Update, July 20, 2018 (02:42AM EST):</b> Blancco, the company behind a report covering smartphone repairs and failure rates, has responded to <i>Android Authority</i> regarding its study. The report found that devices from Samsung and Xiaomi had the highest failure rates.<p>The company’s report originally noted …

Mobile

This Buttery, Too-Darn-Easy Pound Cake Breaks All the Cake Rules

No—I did not invent a recipe for making an excellent pound cake in a food processor. But I know a good thing when I see it, and I saw this good thing in America’s Test Kitchen’s latest book <i>The Perfect Cake</i>. It was simply called “Pound Cake.” Talk about burying the lead!<p>I immediately noticed that it …

Our Most-Saved Recipes from June

Come June and the early days of summer, there is a clear shift in the recipes we all crave. The longer, warmer days have us filling meal plans with …

The Only Italian Pasta Salad Recipe You Need This Summer

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

How to See Who's On Your Wi-Fi

Is your internet sluggish? If you suspect a neighbor is stealing your Wi-Fi, these two apps can help you identify devices using your connection and …

Here's How to Turn Frozen Shrimp into a Damn Good Dinner

It's my day job here at Kitchn that convinced me that frozen shrimp was worth keeping in my freezer at all times. Previously, I'd simply buy shrimp …

This Slow-Cooker Chicken Is Exploding on Pinterest

Make this for dinner and find out why.<p>We perfected the recipe with one key move I <i>really</i> don't want you to skip: Sear the chicken before you toss it …

Cooking

Crispy and Garlicky Chicken Thighs

Recipe<p>Servings: 3 to 4<p>At The Purple Pig in Chicago, they skewer squares of skin-on boneless chicken thighs and pan-fry them to perfect crispness. …

Cooking

How To Make the Easiest Buffalo Chicken Dip — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Buffalo chicken dip seems relegated to tailgating sessions and football-watching parties, but why? This creamy, spicy dip is packed with protein and …

Cooking

Why you should get a burner phone number, even if you aren't a spy

Apps make it easy to create a second number.<p>The first time you heard of a burner phone—a cheap prepaid mobile intended for temporary use—was probably while watching a crime drama. But an extra cell phone comes in handy even when you operate on the right side of the law.<p>A second number can help you …

How to spot fake reviews on Amazon

Amazon is the place to get just about anything, from a Unicorn Mask to a cardboard cutout of Buddy the Elf. But behind every amazing product is a …