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How to take screenshots on Mac

Taking a screenshot on iOS is relatively straightforward, but on macOS things are a bit more complex, though you also get more control. Here’s how to take a screenshot on macOS…<p>Follow along as we walk you through the several different methods of taking a screenshot on the Mac.<p>First we have to lay …

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The collapse of the U.S.-led world order has done more harm than we realize

The bloody mess that is Syria stands as Exhibit A of what is happening to global order with the retreat of American leadership. The carefully circumscribed strike ordered by President Trump last week will do nothing to change the reality that he, like Barack Obama before him, has left a power …

Middle East

You Will Have Heart Eyes for These Easy Salmon Recipes

Seafood

This One-Pot Parmesan Chicken & Rice Is Calling Your Name — Delicious Links

Sometimes a recipe seems too good to be true. Take this one, for example: It cooks in one pot, in under 30 minutes, with only a handful of …

Cooking

How to back up your Apple Watch

Most Apple Watch owners don’t know how to back up their Apple Watch, nor does Apple make it clear how one would go about that process.. Read along as we walk you through how to back up your Apple Watch.<p>This will be especially useful if you’re looking to upgrade your iPhone any time soon. Your …

Apple Watch

Baked Pork Chops I Recipe

"A pork chop recipe that is quick and easy. You may have all the ingredients already in the house. Try serving over rice."<p>Ingredients<p>6 pork chops<p>1 …

Cooking

20 Instant Pot Hacks Every Cook Should Know

By now, you’ve most definitely heard of the Instant Pot, also known as a multi-cooker or a pressure cooker, slow cooker combo. It’s the hottest …

Cooking

The Best Instant Pot Recipes For Spring

Greetings, Potheads. The past six months have been prime Instant Pot season, haven’t they? The colder weather and holiday vibes hosted the perfect environment for the chilis and stews that the Instant Pot so gloriously executes. Everything has been great. Super great.<p>EXCEPT IT’S REALLY NOT.<p>We …

Cooking

How to sync your local iTunes library when you’re subscribed to Apple Music

Apple Music is one of the best music streaming options when you have a local library of unreleased songs, live concerts, or remixes. But this method will also allow you to sync hi-fiedlity music such as ALAC to your iPhone.<p>While not completely obvious, it is possible to sync your local library …

Apple Music

The question that haunts Martin Luther King's last day in Memphis

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's April 4, 1968, and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. steps outside his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, and leans over the balcony.<p>King has been in an anxious mood all day, and his room reflects his hurried state of mind. His bed remains unmade, and his suitcase -- …

Black History

Male doctors are disappearing from gynecology. Not everybody is thrilled about it

Some patients wait until Dr. Jerome Chelliah snaps on his gloves to make the request. Others blurt it out as soon as he walks in the exam room.<p>“I’d rather see a female doctor,” they say.<p>Chelliah thinks he can be a sensitive obstetrician-gynecologist even though he’s a man. But he has no choice but …

Make Your Own Emoji with This Free Emoji App for Your iPhone

iPhone emojis are a fun addition to iMessages, but the selection can get a bit stale after a while. Sure you can add stickers to your messages, but wouldn't it be nice to make your own emojis to send your friends and family? There are several apps in the App Store that will let you create …

Apps

Beef Stroganoff

In a mixing bowl, season the meat with salt and a generous amount of black pepper. Toss with the flour to coat.<p>In a Dutch oven or large, heavy pot …

The Easiest Roast Chicken You'll Ever Make

By Alyse Whitney<p>You don't even need a thermometer to know when it's done.<p>Roasting a whole chicken sounds a lot more complicated than it actually is. You don't have to be <b>Ina Garten</b> on a Friday night to make it happen—this easy roast chicken recipe has six ingredients (including salt and pepper), can …

Cooking

12 Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thigh Recipes That'll Save You From Yourself

Back away from the whole chicken. Cut yourself some slack (and speed up dinner) by sticking to the thighs.<p>Weeknight fantasy: a beautifully bronzed whole roast chicken, on your table at 7. Weeknight reality: fire detectors, hot tears, dinner at 11.<p>While it might be <i>possible</i> to roast an entire bird on …

Cooking

How To: Use Keyboard Shortcuts to Type Long Words & Phrases Faster on Your iPhone

While you're probably already used to the keyboard on your iPhone, you'll likely never be able to type on it as fast as you can on a computer …

Alto’s Odyssey for iOS/Apple TV gets a brand new trailer & official release date

Alto’s Adventure is among some of the best and most interesting games on mobile. While it might employ the somewhat tired endless runner format, its incredible art-style and addictive gameplay take the experience to new heights. It follows Alto and his friends as they discover gorgeous alpine …

Why pay for Office and Photoshop when you can get these alternatives for free?

Top-quality software that costs nothing.<p>We rely on expensive computer programs to edit photos and video, deal with office work, and protect our computers from malware. But they're not our only options. Often, commercial studios will offer the most basic versions of their products free of charge. In …

Software

There's a right and a wrong way to use your Instant Pot

“In a so-called high-pressure age we are now doing high-pressure cooking,” wrote Jane Nickerson for the the New York Times in April of 1946, and the statement is true again some 70 years later.<p>Back then in the post-war era, home cooks were all about their pressure cookers. In 1950, The New York …

Cooking

How to set up HomePod

Here's how to set up your new HomePod.Apple's HomePod is nearly upon us, and many will be wondering how to set up their new smart speaker. The …

Stanford analyzed 292 retirement strategies — here's what its experts determined is best

When you're ready to retire, how can you be sure you'll have enough money to last? And what's the best way to withdraw your savings over the years?<p>Steve Vernon, consulting research scholar at the Stanford Center on Longevity, set out to answer these questions by collaborating with the Society of …

Retirement

Beef Braciola

This impressive roast comes together quickly with a no-cook stuffing, then braises gently in the oven, becoming meltingly tender. The best part? The …

How to remotely help someone fix their iPhone, iPad, and Mac using Messages screen sharing

You can use Message screen sharing on your Mac to help fix problems on other Macs, as well as iOS devices. Here's how.Messages on the Mac works a lot …

Operating Systems

The 10 best free iPhone games of the week

The early part of January is typically the slowest time of the year when it comes to app releases, but things picked up in a big way this week as a …

How to add specialised activities to your Workout app

I’m probably not tipping you off on a secret talking about the new sport categories and icons Apple added to the workout app in the early autumn of …

Apple Watch

Roasted Brussels Sprouts With Truffle Oil

Brighten up a winter meal in the New Year with these fancy roasted Brussels sprouts with truffle oil.<p>January 15, 2018<p>Brussels sprouts are extremely …

Food

What cells in the human body live the longest?

Although the our bodies are continuously replenishing their cells, some stick around for longer than others.<p>On average, the cells in your body are …

Stem Cells

Crispy Buttermilk Fried Chicken

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a large bowl, combine the buttermilk with the salt, black pepper and cayenne. Add the chicken and stir to coat. Let stand at …

Fried Chicken

Now and Later Instant Pot Butter Chicken Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> I set about creating this butter chicken recipe like I do everything else in my …

10 hidden tricks that’ll make life with your iPhone X so much easier

Apple’s iPhone X represents a massive departure from the company’s earlier smartphone models. The tenth-anniversary iPhone is a reimagining of …

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