Ron Orantes

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WiFi spec update promises to double your wireless speeds

You might not have to wait until 802.11ad arrives in earnest to get a big boost in WiFi network speeds. The Wi-Fi Alliance has officially debuted the 802.11ac wave 2 standard, which promises a big leap in speed without reinventing the wheel. It doubles the bandwidth per channel, which could double …

This may be the best peanut butter cookie recipe ever

This one's for all you peanut butter cookie fans. Rich, sweet and perfectly crumbly, the Buttery bakery in Santa Cruz likes its cookies big -- so massive, in fact, that you almost need two hands to hold one. Each cookie is garnished with a coating of dry-roasted peanuts around the edge. It's like a …

Dessert

The Best Way to Wrap a Sandwich for on the Go Eating

Do your sandwich a favor and do more than just toss it in a plastic baggie. Wrap it like this with a sheet of wax paper and keep it from getting …

4 Powerful Ways to Ripen Avocados Quickly (+Extra Tips)

If you want to ripen avocados but don't want to wait days then try these quick and easy methods that'll have you eating your avocado within the day.

Food

Apple iOS 9.3 Glitch Is Causing Older iPad Activation Problems

Apple released iOS 9.3 earlier this week with several major features including Night Shift, Touch ID for Notes, a more personalized News app, new Apple Music options for CarPlay, additional Quick Actions for 3D Touch and several iOS in Education enhancements. Unfortunately, iOS 9.3 had some …

Apple Store

5 Benefits Of Pomegranate That Will Surprise You (+Healthy Recipes)

You would be surprised just how many great health benefits of pomegranate there are. Plus, find five amazing recipes to include them in your diet.

Healthy Recipes

We Dye Digitally

Like that <i>mini quadcopter</i>, the <i>Onagofly</i> is controlled with an <i>iOS</i> or <i>Android device</i> and is mainly designed to capture the <i>aerial snapshots</i> and to record …

Corn Bread Tamale Pie

1. <b>Make the Chili:</b> Preheat the oven to 350°F. Heat the olive oil in a large cast-iron skillet (or other ovenproof sauté pan) over medium heat.<p>2. When …

Tips for Deep Frying a Turkey

We’ve all heard about the friend of the friend who deep fries a turkey each Thanksgiving, and everyone raves about it. Well, this is your year to be …

College Football Week 10 Schedule: TV and Live Stream Info for Every Game

Clemson sits atop the first College Football Playoff rankings for the 2015 season. The Tigers are followed by LSU, Ohio State and Alabama amid a highly competitive campaign with no shortage of teams still in contention for a playoff berth heading into Week 10.<p>That's why, regardless if a team is …

College Sports

How to build, or rebuild, credit

Taylor Hutchinson acknowledges that she should have known better than to run up about $3,000 in debts.<p>"I was working a part-time job and not making enough," Hutchinson, 25, told me. "Then the debt collectors started calling."<p>The Indio resident, like many others still struggling during the long …

Personal Finance

3 great barbecue sauces you can make this weekend

If you love outdoor cooking there's nothing like spending quality time over a hot grill, whether you're grilling steaks or chicken, or slow-cooking brisket or ribs. But often it's that signature touch — a thoughtfully honed sauce — that takes your creation to a whole new level.<p>And while you can …

BBQ

6 great chicken recipes for weeknight dinners

Chicken is one of the most versatile things to cook, lending itself to many diverse ingredients and flavors, different techniques and styles of cooking. Depending on what you pair with it, you can transform poultry into a dinner with Greek influences or Indian flavors — or roast it with potatoes, …

Flavors