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The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

Peeling Butternut Squash Just Got Infinitely Easier, Thanks To Your Microwave

Butternut squash is one of the great joys of the fall, but peeling it is also one of the worst chores. The rock hard skin is basically impenetrable. Trying to slice through the squash and peel the skin off is so difficult, we're all too often tempted to just buy pre-cut squash at the store.<p>Pre-cut …

9 Best-Ever Casseroles for a Potluck Thanksgiving

From classic green bean to crunchy baked fennel, here are nine incredible casseroles for a memorable Thanksgiving potluck.<p>From classic green bean to …

17 Orange Sides to Brighten Your Holiday Table

The holiday table is often overrun with a whole lot of beige: Potatoes, stuffing, rolls, gravy, and even the bird itself fall into the tedious tones of off-white, tan, and brown. While all are essential to the meal, a plate can seem lifeless when piled up with nothing else.<p>That's why it's important …

5 clever co-op games that justify human interaction

If the first thing that comes to mind when you think of one of your friends is of their Mii or Xbox Live Avatar, you might be overdue for some face time. Sure, you could go to the park and feed some ducks or whatever, and that would be fun for both you and the ducks. But winter is coming, and …

Three Onion Dip

6 Servings<p>Onions are loaded with umami flavor, as are anchovies, mushrooms, and Worcestershire sauce. Together, they make this dip especially hard to resist.<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons plus 1 tsp. vegetable oil<p>2 medium onions, thinly sliced<p>2 anchovy fillets packed in oil, drained<p>1 …

Recipes

17 obscure Steam tips and tricks that can power up your PC gaming

Let’s cut to the chase: For many people, PC gaming is synonymous with Steam. Valve’s ubiquitous gaming client is both storefront and service, delivering a one-stop shop for buying games, playing and managing those games, and even building out a friends list to chat with while you game.<p>But that’s …

Why some fans are battling with Notch over Minecraft changes

Around the world, millions of people enjoy playing <i>Minecraft</i>, one of the most successful video games of all time.<p>But an argument has broken out between Mojang, the maker of <i>Minecraft</i>, and the many companies and people which host <i>Minecraft</i> multiplayer servers, and who charge for their services, which …

Uplay & Origin begin summer sale ahead of Steam

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Dealzon.</i><p>Update 6/8: Popular digital retailers Green Man Gaming has also started their summer sale. With choice titles such as <i>Tomb Raider GOTY</i> for only $7.50 and a <i>Final Fantasy Double Pack</i> (VII and VIII) for only $11.99. Daily deals for Uplay, and Gamefly below …

Making Peace With Peas: Green Pea Salad With Bacon and Almonds

I've eaten a lot of questionable things standing over my kitchen sink at 9 a.m. Until Green Pea Salad with Bacon and Almonds entered my life, I never imagined peas would be one of them.<p>Peas are not exactly a vegetable that garners love and esteem. More often, they are lumped into categories in the …

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Spicy Kale Salad

This salad is all about balance. Tender kale with creamy feta and avocados and a touch of crunchy breadcrumbs, all with a bright and spicy herbaceous vinaigrette. It's quick to whip up, and absolutely delicious. Enjoy!<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>For 2 to 4 (whether it's a side salad or main course)<p>1 bunch kale, …

HD Displays: Dell 23″ Widescreen LED: $120 (Reg. $220), Samsung 40″ 1080p Smart HDTV: $573 (Reg. $748), more

<b>Update:</b> 5/19 (1pm): The 23″ Dell Monitor has sold out.<p>Today we’re seeing a number of high quality HD displays with great discounts. The first, at Newegg, is the Dell S2340M 23-Inch Screen LED-lit Monitor for $159.99. Use the coupon code: <b>EMCYTZG339</b> at checkout to drop it to only $119.99 shipped. …

Dashlane Raises $22 Million to Manage Passwords in Post-Heartbleed World

Big money is flowing into the password security space.<p>Dashlane, a five-year-old password management service, announced Monday that it has raised a …

Microsoft Research Launches Code Hunt Game to Teach Programming

Microsoft Research today launched Code Hunt, a browser-based game for anyone interested in learning how to code by playing. The premise is straightforward: the player must write code to advance in the game.<p>The built-in tutorial introduces you to the game:<p>Greetings, program! You are an experimental …