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This Chrome extension stopped the browser killing my machine

Last week, my colleague Owen wrote a compelling piece on why he’s breaking up with Chrome, but while I understood his reasons, I wasn’t quite ready to split. That’s why I was delighted to discover The Great Suspender.<p>The Chrome extension solves one of the biggest complaints about the browser – that …

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12 Taco Recipes to Upgrade Taco Tuesday

Whether it’s Cinco De Mayo, Taco Tuesday or any ol’ night, one thing is for sure: Our love of tacos is something fierce. They’re also the perfect meal to feast on as we enter the spicy hot summer season. Instead of hitting up your local taco joint, we’ve got all the inspo you need to cook up a taco …

19 Cold Noodle Recipes for When It's Too Hot for Ramen

Crunchy, chewy, and bright noodle salads to guest star at all your summer picnics, cookouts, and beach trips.<p><b>Soba, udon, vermicelli—there isn't a noodle</b> out there that doesn't feel at home in a cold summer salad with crisp vegetables and a bracing dressing to bring it all together. Keep these …

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How Do I Know If I Should Take A Job At A Startup?

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book is “Choose Yourself Guide To Wealth”</i><p>Imagine if someone asked “would you invest in this company?” Your answer is going to be similar. With a few additions.<p>Here’s the checklist I would …

23 MORE Cookie Butter Recipes You Need in Your Life

When Trader Joe’s released its Speculoos cookie butter, the entire world went wild, and rightfully so. The sweet + buttery spread is so addictive that we regularly eat it by the spoonful while watching our favorite nightly sitcoms. (Sorry, we’re not sorry.) But what else can we do with cookie …

Dinner For Mom: 5 Easy Recipes Even the Kids Can Make

Let mom kick back while you make an amazing meal tonight. These recipes are so easy, even the kids can make them (with a little help from dad).<p><b>1. Easy Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with store-bought Thai Green Curry Paste. Serve with …

19 Charts That Totally Explain How To Give Yourself A Manicure

If your DIY mani looks like a 2-year-old did it...

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Honey and Chipotle Roasted Chicken

There are many reasons you should roast a whole chicken for dinner.Even if it’s just dinner for two, a whole bird will do you right. First of all, it …

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This No-Knead Bacon Bread Recipe Is Our Everything

Bacon bread is the stuff that great days are made of. Soft, doughy bread loaded with bites of salty, briny bacon is the culmination of all of our favorite things. It's downright irresistible. But when you add the fact that this loaf of bread is no-knead -- read: almost no work -- it gets even …

Improve Your Internet Privacy In 15 Minutes

The government can see your naked pictures, your private chats and pretty much anything else you do online. And that's nothing compared to the hackers out there actively trying to steal from you.<p>What are you doing to protect yourself?<p>Odds are, you're not doing much. Even though Americans are aware …

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18 Useful Tips For People Who Suck At Eyeliner

12 DIY tips for color coding your life

Put away the label maker and pull out your paintbrush.<p>Organizing can be a daunting task. Dividing things into plastic bins and printing out hundreds …

Cookies at the Ready: Never (Ever!) Deal With Rock-Hard Brown Sugar Again

Rock-hard brown sugar is the worst! Learn how to soften it in record time, plus tips for storing it so you never have to deal with lumps again.<p>It never fails: You get an urge to bake a batch of chocolate chunk cookies, preheat the oven, plug in the mixer, and gather your ingredients only to find …

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9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

<b>Facial Toner</b><br>Mix together one tablespoon apple cider vinegar and two cups water. Moisten a cotton ball, and swipe the mixture over a clean, dry face to tighten skin. Don't rinse (the scent will dissipate quickly). Apple cider vinegar's natural alpha-hydroxy acids and acetic acid will stimulate …

Mom of 9/11 victim: Identified remains 'finally put everything to rest'

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's been more than 13 years since 2,753 people were reported missing in lower Manhattan after the attacks on the World Trade Center.<p>Although death certificates have been issued for all 2,753, the work to identify each victim continues.<p>In fact, it's far from over: Some 40% of the victims …

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As the euro tanks, European summer travel deals get sweeter

With the euro at almost parity with the dollar (it was recently at $1.05), many Americans are thinking that this is the summer to visit Europe. Compared to a decade ago, hotels, trains, meals, and other costs now are almost 30 percent less.<p>However, airfares are still high to Europe, despite the …

Married Filing Jointly Vs. Separately: A CPA Weighs In

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>First comes love, then comes … taxes?<p>When you’re in the honeymoon phase of a relationship, you’re more likely to be dreaming about how many kids you’ll have—not how your sweetheart could affect your future tax bill.<p>But once relationships start to get …

Personal Finance

7 Unexpected Ways to Cook with Tea, from Pasta to Pudding

Tea isn't just for drinking—check out these creative ideas for cooking with it, too.<p>We love a good, hot mug of matcha, tisane, or Darjeeling, but lately we've been thinking about ways to get a little more creative with tea. Our favorite teas are fast becoming one of our favorite ways to add grassy, …

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Healthy Vegetarian Diet Tips: How To Make Sure You Eat Enough Protein (It's Called 'Protein-Combining')

One of the main questions about vegetarianism that perturbs meat-eaters and would-be veggies is this: how do you get enough protein in your diet?<p>We …

Into the Woods

"I pull most of my inspiration from nature and natural elements; the woods change depending on the season, and I love to use whatever nuts, seeds and …

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Cronut recipe

Master baker Dominique Ansel shares the recipe for his most famous creation, the Cronut<p>I love making this recipe . . . because—what can I say?—it changed the world. This is a version designed for the home cook.<p><b>TIME</b><br>1 hour two days before; 1 hour one day before; 2 hours the day …

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21 tips, tricks and shortcuts to help you stay anonymous online

Avoiding being tracked online is nearly impossible, but here are a few ways to reduce the risk<p>1. SECURE WEBMAIL WITH EXTENSIONS<p>If you’re using a popular webmail service, such as Gmail or Yahoo Mail, and you don’t or can’t make the switch to a more secure service, then consider installing …

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How To Work With Anyone’s Productivity Style

People have one of four different productivity styles. Never have a work conflict again by getting to know how to communicate with each one.<p>The reason we find other people so challenging to work with is very simple: Your work style, which I call your productivity style, might clash with the work …

Everything You Need to Know About the New Eurail Pass

Seeing Europe's famed countryside just got a lot easier.<p>Anyone who has spent time traversing Europe knows: The continent's countryside is the kind of charming that feels like it was plucked from a storybook. Since 1959, the Eurail Pass has treated travelers between Europe's biggest urban …

European Travel

3 decadent chocolate desserts that can be made vegan, gluten-free and healthier

Food allergies are hard to handle and can sometimes take the joy out of eating — especially if your list of restrictions is long. You're in luck because Gesine Bullock-Prado wants to help. Here, the pastry chef and author of "Let Them Eat Cake," is sharing some of her favorite chocolate dessert …

The Hershey Cookie Suprise

Introduction: The Hershey Cookie Suprise<p>The classic Hershey Kiss Cookie tastes better than ever! This recipe includes tricks that will make your …

This Cinnamon Toast Crunch Milkshake Is The Breakfast Of Childhood Dreams

Cinnamon Toast Crunch is, on its own, a decadent choice for breakfast. Compared to all the other cereals up for grabs at the grocery store, this one feels the most fun (ahem, the sweetest). It's replicating cinnamon-sugar toast -- one of the simplest and most rewarding ways to top toast -- so …

Slow Cooker Sesame Bourbon Chicken Recipe

Life's Ambrosia<p>We’ve almost made it through winter. Only a couple more weeks to go. Yay! But please, don’t put your slow cookers away just yet. Not …