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The AirPods rival that blows everyone away only costs $40 on Amazon

There are precious few products we’ve covered that have yielded as much positive feedback as the SmartOmi Q5 True Wireless Bluetooth Headphones. Of …

Upgrade Your Hard Boiled Eggs with a Quick Sear

Hard boiled eggs are a protein packed snack, a salad topping, or even a sandwich filling. If yours are a little boring, try giving them a quick sear. …

This Is How to Save Money With Google Flights

One of the ways Google Flights separates itself from other flight aggregators is by allowing the user to not only book flights, but also research …

UVify's racing drone can reach speeds of 100 mph

The UVify Draco is a modular racing drone that can fly at lightning-fast speeds.<p>UVify is showing off its new racing drone this week at the CES trade show in Las Vegas. The Draco modular drone is easy to repair, lightweight and lightning-fast. UVify claims it can reach a top speed of 100 miles per …

10 Healthy Food Swaps to Benefit Your New Year’s Diet

10 simple but effective food swaps that will set your New Year’s diet up for success.<p>We all know how it goes with New Year's diets: For two weeks (if …

The Best DIY Detox Juices

It's easy to get your juice fix at home (and way less expensive than a trip to your local juicery).<p>Whether you've resolved to get healthier or just …

How to Make the Ultimate Bourbon Bacon Cheese Ball

Upgrade this classic appetizer with two of everyone’s favorite things<p>You can pretend that you’re going to eat solely from the vegetable tray at the New Year’s Eve party. You can vow that you’ll snack on nuts and nuts only.<p>But if this cheese ball is involved, all of those options are off the …

Kenji's Favorite Recipes of 2015

This has been a fun year in recipes for me. Sure, there have been the deep-dives and weekend project pieces (hello, vegan ramen!), but I've also spent a great deal of time developing recipes for harried weeknight cooks who have under an hour to spend in the kitchen but want something that tastes …

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Windows might be storing your encryption keys in the cloud

If you’re rocking a new Windows 10 PC or have upgraded to the latest version of the OS, chances are your disk encryption key has been uploaded to Microsoft’s servers — which means you’re not 100 percent in control of the privacy of your data.<p>The Intercept reports that this is probably the case if …

Rise and Shine: 12 Easy Weekend Breakfast Recipes

Christmas might be over, but there are still kids and houseguests to feed. Whip up one of these easy breakfast recipes and give them something delicious to wake up to.<p><b>1. Best Blueberry Muffins</b><p>Bursting with fresh blueberries with a tender crumb and sparkling sugar crust, these really are the best …

9 questions to ask yourself if you want to be successful at work and in life

A NASA mission reached Pluto last week, beaming back stunning imagery of the distant planet. Brian Acton and Jam Koum, who founded WhatsApp in 2009, sold their startup to Google for $19 billion just five years later.<p>Easton LaChapelle built a robotic hand out of legos and fishing wire in his bedroom …

11 Starters and Sweets for Your New Year's Bash

Now that Hanukkah and Christmas are over, it's time to focus on the next party! The great thing about entertaining on New Year's Eve is that your "meal" can be made up of fun finger foods.<p><b>1. Crispy Coconut Shrimp with Sweet Red Chili Sauce</b><p>Coconut Shrimp makes fabulous finger food for a party, …

5 Best Holiday Side Dishes to Make with Ginger

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

10 Homemade Stocks for All Your Soup Needs

Don't ever throw those bones away—utilize them to make these 10 flavorful, long-simmering stocks.<p><b>There's nothing like a large pot of simmering goodness</b> to welcome you home after a long, tiring day. In case you didn't know, stock, as opposed to broth, is made with bones, and the collagen from those …

Crispy and Delicious: 17 Recipes to Get Your Pan-Fry On

More delicious than roasting, easier than deep-frying. Presenting: 16 excellent recipes for pan-fried everything.<p>Tastier than roasting, easier than deep-frying, pan-frying is here to make things golden-brown and very, very crispy.

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Tips for Reverse-Seared Prime Rib Success

In 2013 I wrote, "Spit-roasting is my hands-down favorite method for cooking prime rib. Thanks to the slow, gentle rotation, the meat cooks evenly and bastes in its own melting fat."<p>Today, I'd like to reverse myself--reverse being the key word. This year I'm using the "reverse sear" …

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10 Easy Christmas Cookies to Make This Week

A mix of classics and new riffs, these cookies are all easy to pull together in time for Christmas.<p>The most complicated part about making these …

Blues Be-Gone Blueberry Muffins

Tis the season to be jolly, tis also the season to be at your wit's end. As a former therapist, I can validate the holidays aren't always so festive. For some, this time of year can actually feel rather depressing. Whether you are lonely, missing loved ones, too busy or simply don't like the …

Buy a $30 Chromecast and Google will give you $20

Google announced a new promotion for its Chromecast line on Monday: Buy one of the $30 devices, get $20 in Google Play store credit. What's more, you don't have to buy it directly from Google to qualify for the deal. Pick up one from either Best Buy or Walmart if that's more convenient, you'll …

5 alternative cuts of meat that will save you tons of money

<i>Acclaimed butcher Rob Levitt of The Butcher & Larder, Chicago’s first local, sustainable, whole-animal butcher shop, shares his smart swaps and recipe ideas to make the most of your meat purchases this season.</i><p>Everyone is trying to eat local, but they often think it’s going to be too expensive. So a …

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20 Cookies to Move to the Top of Your List

It's time to prioritize. You're up to your ears in holiday recipes and the harsh truth is that it's not all going to happen. But before you break out the red pen and start slashing, promise us you'll spare at least one or two of these cookie recipes, each of which surprised us and brought silly …

The 20 Most Beautiful Places in Italy

Few parts of the world can claim so rich a store of art, architecture, music, and food—or so intense a range of natural beauty, from craggy mountains to verdant hills to coasts of shattering beauty. No list of "bests" or "tops" from among the thousands of possibilities could be definitive. So …

Here's What Happens When You Eat The World's Hottest Chili Pepper

You cry, a lot.<p>The Carolina Reaper, with its world-record 1,569,300 rating on the Scoville heat-measuring scale, is widely regarded as the world's hottest chili pepper. (For reference, a jalapeno maxes out at a rating of 8,000.)<p>It was created by Ed Currie of PuckerButt Pepper Company, which advises …

Nordstrom Tech Shopping Spree Continues with Stake in Custom Shoe Retailer

Nordstrom (JWN) is turning out to be quite the tech investor.<p>The luxury department store chain is part of a syndicate of investors that has pumped in …

Your Expert Guide to Making Bar-Worthy Cocktails at Home

There’s a reason people seek out the coolest bars in their hometowns: Often times, the cocktails at a sleek speakeasy or the high-end neighborhood haunt are hard to recreate at home. And of course that’s the case. At home, your bar might not be stocked with dozens of diverse spirits, liqueurs, …

Want to be more charismatic? Science finds out how

It doesn't matter how smart you are - as long as you're quick<p>Want people to think you're charismatic? Then think fast - and don't worry too much about accuracy.<p>According to a new study by researchers at the University of Queensland, an ability to think, and act, quickly plays a vital part in …

Kano OS empowers kids to create the future on $5 Pi Zero

We love Kano. We’ve talked about the computer kit, — a DIY collection that allows children to take a nuts and bolts approach to building and operating a PC — and just over a week ago, the screen kit, an HD LCD screen that that kids can build themselves.<p>Now, the London-based startup has done it …

40 Epically Delicious Ways To Eat Pizza

Whoa.<p>Pizza allegiance runs deep. When someone is a NY pizza fan, nothing can convince them of Chicago's deep dish greatness. Those who know the beauty of the D.C. jumbo slice will never have eyes for ant other slice. But guys, there are SO MANY epically delicious pizzas in the world to eat. Rather …

10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …

Apple Black Friday Gameplan – knock out holiday shopping quickly, save tons of cash

<i>Update: We’ve got hundreds of items in our Apple Black Friday Mac/iPhone/iPad accessories and software guide</i><p>As the Thanksgiving turkey and wine buzz starts to wear off and we head into the pinnacle of American consumerism known as Black Friday, we here at 9to5Mac have some tips which should make …