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How to record and display active demonstrations on your iPad screen

With its large display, the iPad is a great demonstrative and teaching tool–especially in the classroom. However, there may be times you find yourself trying to describe a procedure, or possibly where to locate a hidden iOS feature, and the person you need to share this information with is not in …

SpaceX and Tesla backer just invested $50 million in this startup

When the World Bank and the Philippines devised a tax program to help curb smoking in the country, they needed a way to ensure that merchants in …

Never Overcook Salmon Again

Forget dry salmon. Nobody needs that.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Leslie Grau confesses to overcooking salmon to associate food editor Rick Martinez. Here’s Martinez's advice for</i> …

The Food Lab Turbo: Grilled Chicken Cutlets (in 5 Minutes or Less!)

"Fast" and "easy" aren't two words you'd typically use to describe most of my recipes, but even <i>I</i> have days in which I've spent far too long in front of a computer screen and realize that I only have half an hour before my wife gets home and it's dinnertime. It's always good to have quick, …

Plug-in Electric Car Sales in Canada, August 2015: Still Chasing Chevy

The first-generation Chevy Volt notched 167 new Canadian customers in August, building on its sector-leading 150 July plug-in electric vehicle sales …

China's NextEV gunning for Tesla, promises 1,000-hp supercar by 2016

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] didn't invent the electric car.<p>But the California startup was the first to successfully pitch EVs as luxury status symbols, …

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Earth heading for 'mini ice age' within 15 years

Research has predicted a new solar 'Maunder minimum' in the 2030s<p>The earth is 15 years from a period of low solar activity similar to that last seen during the "mini ice-age" of the 17th century, when the Thames froze.<p>Solar researchers at the University of Northumbria have created a new model of …

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'Tis the Season for Asparagus: 7 Simple and Delicious Recipes

It's spring and asparagus is the star. There are endless ways to prepare this versatile vegetable, but these recipes are all super simple and delicious.<p><b>1. Green Pea & Asparagus Soup with Feta, Mint, and Pita Croutons</b><p>This wholesome soup is topped with feta cheese and pita croutons, which add tangy …

Can Content and Blogging Actually Generate Sales?

A blog can definitely bring in sales. You may not see the numbers jump right away, but blogging regularly can foster relationships with customers that help to generate future sales.<p>Does blogging really help bring in sales? Or is it a giant waste of time?<p>I am here to tell you that content can …

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Forget food and guns, the first 3D-printed jet engines have arrived

One day there are 3D-printed Oreos, the next there are 3D-printed jet engines. The world of 3D printing has taken off, with the latest development …

Using iPads to pacify children may harm their development, say scientists

Children throwing tantrums should be given time to calm down on their own rather than distracted with tablets or smartphones, say researchers<p>It might be tempting to hand over an iPad to a screaming child when all else has failed to calm them down.<p>But child psychologists say it may be stunting …

Linksys AC3200 Tri-Band Smart Wi-Fi EA9200 router review: A solid but overpriced home router - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Linksys AC3200 Tri-Band Smart Wi-Fi EA9200 router has two built-in 5Ghz bands to support both low- and high-end clients without compromising data rates. The router has an easy-to-use interface and helpful remote management features.<p><b>The Bad</b> The router's Wi-Fi range and network storage …

B&O Play made a portable Bluetooth speaker, no, we're not kidding

Back in September, at the last press day of German trade show IFA, I should be hauling-ass across the show floor. Instead, I'm waiting outside by the taxi rank, sucking down secondhand smoke of the booth attendants on their breaks and hoping that my ride hasn't forgotten me. Soon after, a …

The global battle for the ultimate luxury hotel chain

<b>1. The Sanctuary</b><br>Nestled away on Phuket’s west coast in Thailand sits the Amanpuri Resort. Ringed by a lush jungle on one side and magnificent views …

For Tesla, Nissan And The World, The Trillion-Dollar Battery Breakthrough Remains Elusive

Elon Musk, Tesla’s big-thinking CEO, sees the future better than most. Whether he’s talking about sending humans to Mars or building a $5 billion battery factory for his electric-vehicle maker, Musk’s plans tend toward the grandiose and yet his track record suggests its risky to bet against him. …

BMW K75 by Renard Speed Shop

<i>Written by Ian Lee.</i><p>When you’re rebuilding that barn find, what you are really doing is recycling. Bikes that may have been destined for the scrap …

This San Francisco Company Plans To Become The Tesla Of The Motorcycle World

One strong contender is Mission Motorcycles, the San Francisco-based company behind the $30,000 R, an all-electric bike that goes from 0 to 60 mph in a stunning 2.7 seconds.<p>Although technical challenges abound and cultural images of motorcycles don't exactly overlap with the appeal of eco-friendly …

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Danny Kim Wants to Change How You Drive

In early March, Lit Motors founder Danny Kim hit the road to meet investors. The Portland native needed to keep the momentum growing for his small …

SolarCity says it had “an amazing year” in 2013, but delays earnings

SolarCity (s SCTY) ended 2013 on a high note. The solar installer on Monday said it completed 12 percent more projects last year than anticipated and …

Regulator sounds alarm on bitcoin

While plenty of consumers and investors ponder both the value and future of bitcoin, one U.S. state securities regulator is warning about dealing …

Yamaha XS650 by Thrive Motorcycle

When asked to reveal their influences, builders can come up with some pretty odd answers. But I don’t think I’ve ever seen “a wood-burning stove” credited before.<p>‘Moon’ comes from Thrive Motorcycle of Jakarta, and they have an unusual method for finding out what their customers like. Putra Agung …

Motorcycles

Ooh La La: A French Norton 850 Commando Hi-Rider

Every manufacturer has a skeleton in its closet, and in Norton’s case, it’s the Hi-Rider. Arguably the first factory-produced custom, it looked like powered version of children’s bicycles such as the Schwinn Sting-Ray and Raleigh Chopper. Which themselves were parodies of choppers with banana seats …

Motorcycles

40 Stylish Kitchen Countertop Ideas You'll Love

A countertop is to a kitchen what a statement necklace is to an outfit — make yours speak to your home's personality.<p>These days, designers have gone way beyond Carrara and Calacatta marble — they'll use just about anything for kitchen and island countertops. With options like limestone, zinc, …

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Ford's Aluminium F 150, What Took Them So Long?

I thought this was interesting: Ford is mulling over making the next Ford F 150 pick up with an aluminium body. Some are taking this to be a big risk: my own reaction is what on earth took them so long to decide to try this? For Land Rover has been doing this since the late 1940s. And said Land …

Audi A7

A welcome departure from the typical Teutonic form-follows-function school of interior design, the Audi A7's elegantly fashionable dashboard packs an array of high-tech features, including a navigation system that can be programmed by a fingertip-handwriting-recognition touchpad.

Juniper Honey Pots de Crème

<i>Every other Friday,</i> <i>Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co.</i> <i>shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: Traditional French</i> Pots de Crème <i>sound, look, and taste fancy -- but they're quite simple, infinitely adaptable, and easily</i> …