Rashid Kosnan

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Why you should not order the Basa fish at Indian restaurants

<b>Basa is a popular choice owing to its ready availability. Its cheap price is the only attractive thing about it, though.</b><p><b>New Delhi:</b> About a decade …

Change These Settings on Your New TV for a Better-Looking Picture

If you’re one of those people who buys a brand-new TV, spends hours straining your back trying to place it in your home entertainment center (or …

Tutorials

This Is What Belly Fat Is, And How to Get Rid of It

Those might not be love handles, but they could be a warning sign.<p>A little extra belly fat may just seem like a little more to love, but that’s not …

Diabetes

Don’t put plastic containers in microwave or dishwasher, new research says

Do you regularly heat up leftovers in plastic food-storage containers? Do you put plastic reusable water bottles in the dishwasher when they need a …

Immune System

These truly wireless earbuds carry a 12-hour battery life and are down to $30 (40% off)

2nd Street Electronics (99% positive feedback from 16,900+) via Amazon offers the GoGroove Truly Wireless Earbuds at <b>$29.99 shipped</b> when code <b>SRH4BM4U</b> has been applied at checkout. Normally selling for $50, that takes 40% off the usual price tag and is the lowest we’ve tracked. If AirPods, even at …

Batteries

Sharpen and care for your kitchen knives

If you bought a nice knife for your kitchen, congrats! You took the first step toward making cooking easier and more enjoyable. But, don't stop there -- a good knife deserves careful maintenance, like sharpening and honing.<p>After a few weeks of use, new knives will become dull, forcing you to apply …

Knives

How to Copy Your Windows Installation to an SSD

If you’re looking to upgrade your computer to a solid-state drive but don’t want to start everything back up from scratch, here’s how to transfer …

Linux

How to record the screen on your iPhone in a few easy steps

Want to show your non-tech-savvy relative how to set up their email without actually having to do it for them? Since iOS 11, Apple has offered a …

Apps

This astonishing $26 'ear bud' will surprise you

KZ is one of those companies, like FiiO before it, that really pushes the performance envelope of budget audiophile gear. Take the KZ ZSA in-ear headphone, this two-way design runs an 8mm dynamic driver for bass, and a balanced armature driver for the treble, both housed in a snazzy CNC …

Audiophile

How to securely wipe the data off hard drives, SSDs, flash drives, iPhones and iPads, and Android devices | ZDNet

Built-in way to erase iOS and Android devices<p>iOS and Android devices both have built-in tools to erase the devices.<p>On iOS: <b>Settings</b> > <b>General</b> > <b>Reset</b> …

Information Systems

Turing's newest phone is even more ridiculous than its last

Turing may have gone bankrupt without shipping a single unit of its much-hyped smartphone, but that isn't stopping it from promising <i>another</i> handset. The company has unveiled the HubblePhone (yes, named after the space telescope), and it's even more outlandish than the first. The design would …

Mobile Technology

Why your kitchen needs a pressure cooker

Pressure cookers are often the star appliances of cooking show competitions. With only an hour on the clock, scrappy contestants use them to cook food that would normally take all afternoon. While it may seem magical, there's a science behind how it works.<p>I like to think of pressure cookers as slow …

Kitchens

How to Make Sure You're Getting the Internet Speeds You're Paying For

It’s probably been a while since you signed up for internet service, but you should have an idea of how fast your plan is. If not, give your ISP a …

Git

How to back up your iPhone or Android phone

When my phone acts buggy, I spend a few horrifying moments trying to remember the last time I backed it up. These things always seem to happen at the worst time (like after a vacation), and the only way to avoid losing precious data is with preventative measures.<p>Backing up my phone has saved me a …

Android Phones

The Wireless Camera That Lets Your Smartphone See Anywhere is Still Down to One of Its Lowest Prices Ever

This awesome smartphone accessory transforms your smartphone into a remote view finder, allowing you to see even the most hidden areas. Find out more …

Genius

Why Bosnia and Herzegovina is the next big European destination

Everyone is booking a trip to Montenegro nowadays, Slovenia is the trendy new outdoors hotspot, and Croatia is slowly turning into Balkan Disney …

How to Unlock Your Phone for Overseas Travel

<b>Q.</b> <i>What does it mean for a mobile phone to be “locked” in regards to international travel? Does that mean it will not work overseas?</i><p><b>A.</b> In this situation, a “locked” phone works only on the network of the wireless carrier that activated the device and not on the network of a competing domestic …

Wireless

How to Block Robocalls and Spam Calls

Are you getting too many phone calls from spammers and telemarketers? You can take several steps to battle against those annoying, unknown …

Identity Theft

Secret settings hidden in your Android phone will make it feel twice as fast

Modern Android phones are so much faster and smoother than they used to be even a few short years ago. Of course, speed on a smartphone is just like …

Cheap ways to fix annoying tech problems, from slow Wi-Fi to phone charging to old TVs and cars

We all have someone in our lives who doesn’t keep up with technology.<p>Some people just don't understand tech. But most of the time, it's that someone just doesn't have the time to search for solutions to those little, nagging, everyday problems. Maybe it’s a parent or an aunt, or hey, maybe it’s you.<p>…

Wireless Charging

$15 is all it takes to get the most immersive viewing experience on any TV

If you want to take your TV viewing experience to the next level, LED backlighting is definitely the way to go. A device like the Vansky RGB Bias …

Scientists Have Found The 'Holy Grail of Shipwrecks' And Up to $17 Billion in Treasure

But who will get the loot? Drama ensues.<p>For centuries, untold riches of gold, silver, and jewels buried with the world's most valuable shipwreck were …

The only pancakes worth getting out of bed for on a lazy Sunday

Overview Ingredients Steps<p>Overview<p>When I was learning how to cook, I began by taking baby steps. I used a lot of products that gave me a jump start on the preparations. Boxed brownie mix. Dried tabbouleh. Bottled dressing. Canned frosting. Bisquick.<p>I recall buying the bulk box of Bisquick at …

Did you know Amazon has a brand that sells luxury bedding and towels at deep discounts?

Have you ever heard of Pinzon by Amazon? I hadn’t either until recently, but this brand has kind of changed my life. Pinzon is Amazon’s special brand …

Shopping

How to convert slow cooker recipes into Instant Pot recipes

There are two ways you can use an Instant Pot to replace a basic slow cooker. You can either put it in Slow Cook mode or you can pump up the speed and make the recipe using Pressure Cook mode. Here are some tips for doing both.<p>How to use an Instant Pot as a slow cooker<p>You can cook just about …

For Tiny Breads, All You Need Is 5 Minutes & Flour

I’m a big believer in the vehicle—an edible one. Much of what I cook is soupy or saucy and relies much more on flavor than it does on structure, shape: A whole mess of chopped vegetables and canned tomatoes or stewed lentils with a smattering of herbs. It’s great, really (usually), but getting it …

This monster black hole eats the mass of our own sun every two days and is the fastest-growing quasar ever seen

The quasar is estimated to be as large as 20 billion suns and radiates ultraviolet and X-ray energy as gas and dust are sucked in<p>Astronomers in …

Experts Say Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 Was Intentionally Crashed

The Malaysian Airlines flight that went missing four years ago with more than 200 people aboard crashed into the Indian Ocean on purpose, aviation …

There’s nowhere your smartphone can’t see with this awesome wireless camera accessory

If love cool new smartphone accessories, prepare to be wowed. The Depstech 1200P Semi-rigid Wireless Borescope Camera is a 16-foot borescope that …

Top 5 things I learned traveling with the Huawei P20 Pro

Starting last year, I decided not to take a dedicated camera with me when going on vacation. I relied on compact shooters like the Sony RX100 in the …