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Excel is the go-to tool for finance professionals and these courses can give you an expert-level understanding

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock Microsoft Excel can be one of the most powerful tools on your computer if you know how to use it. For the lay person, a …

How a tiny brewery run by monks came to make the best beer in the world

But fame found them anyway in the mid-2000s, when the beer-information website RateBeer.com named their dark, quadrupel-style 12 the best beer in the world.<p>Given that August 7 is International Beer Day, we thought now is a good time to tell their story.<p>RateBeer executive director Joe Tucker, who …

28 Things You Should Learn To Make If You Love Chinese Food

Your taste buds deserve so much more than orange chicken and fried rice.

Where Buddha was born

A non-Buddhist’s trip to Lumbini, Nepal, raises the question: what compels travellers to visit centres of faiths that are not their own?<p>Scattered across Asia, from India to South Korea, thousands of Buddhist temples, monasteries, stupas and pagodas serve as places of worship and reminders of the …

Hinduism

How to Encrypt Your iOS Device's iTunes Backup

If you connect your iOS device to your computer to back up your data instead of using iCloud, some of your most private data is not backing up. For security reasons, by default, an iTunes backup will not include saved passwords, Wi-Fi settings, website history, or Health data.<p>You can save …

How to Keep Apple Music From Billing You After the Free Trial

The free trial of Apple music ends on September 30. On Thursday, October 1, the free trial will be over and Apple will auto-renew your membership. …

Apple Music

iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 release date and rumours

Apple has refreshed most of its top products, adding new features to the iPhone and introducing a new version of Apple TV<p>Apple has unveiled a host of new products at an event in San Francisco, including new iPhone models and a new Apple TV.<p>As well as the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, the …

Ask Siri to divide zero by zero and get ready for an hilarious insult

Compared to more sedate virtual assistants like Google Now, Siri has always had a reputation for snark — whether it’s answering every annoying hypothetical question we can throw at it with equally sarcastic answers, or getting amusingly annoyed when we confuse him/her with rival AI assistants.<p>A …

7 beautiful US landmarks lit up in honor of LGBT pride

AFTER LAST WEEK’S HUGE VICTORY IN THE SUPREME COURT making gay marriage the law of the land in all 50 US states, many cities showed their solidarity …

City Halls

iPhone first went on sale 8 years ago today

The original iPhone first went on sale eight years ago today, on June 29, 2007 — a simpler time when Pixar released the movie <i>Ratatouille</i>, the NFL shut down its European league, Rihanna’s “Umbrella” topped the music charts, and Apple stock sold for a measly $17.43.<p>If only we knew then what we know …

The $300 'PITA' steals encryption keys with radio waves

Your computer is leaking information. It's not from the usual suspects: WiFi, Bluetooth or ethernet, but from radio waves originating from your processor. Researchers at Tel Aviv University and Israel's Technion research institute have built a $300 device that captures those electromagnetic waves …

Tel Aviv

Top 3 Chinese Restaurants in San Francisco

Diverse, authentic and delicious, there are tons of Chinese restaurants in San Francisco to choose from. Here, three of our favorites.<p>In F&W's survey …

How to pin Safari tabs in OS X El Capitan

Like Google Chrome and other browsers have been able to do for some time, Safari in OS X El Capitan will now allow you to pin tabs. But pinned tabs …

How to Create a Windows 10 Installer USB Drive from Mac OS X

Windows 10 is able to run on all modern Mac hardware in a dual boot environment thanks to Boot Camp. If you’re aiming to run Windows alongside OS X …

5 Easy Vodka Cocktails

Arguably the world's most agreeable spirit, vodka is the blank canvas of the cocktail world. Its neutral flavor profile makes it a chameleon in the glass, acting as a spirited clean slate from which other ingredients can meld and commingle. And because of its versatility, it's an easy bottle to …

Bien Cuit's Salted Chocolate Buckwheat Cookies

Makes 12 cookies<p>The decidedly grown-up flavor of buckwheat—tannic, earthy, nutty—pairs nicely with chocolate and is tempered by sugar. Store unused flour in the freezer, as it can turn quickly.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups buckwheat flour, plus more for surface<p>⅓ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 tablespoon …

How to Cook Fish with Crispy Skin, Every Time

There are a few necessary techniques to get perfectly crispy-skinned fish, every time. Chef Donald Link shows us the way.<p>This is <b>Cook Like a Pro</b>, in which experts share tips, tricks, and techniques that elevate a good dish to an unforgettable one.<p>The Pro > Donald Link<p>Chef / Pêche / New Orleans<p>Maybe …

Seafood

Matcha Goma Mousse Cake | Hungry Rabbit

Directions:<p>Black Sesame Cake<p>1. Adjust oven rack to middle position and heat oven to 350℉. Grease one 8-inch round cake pan, line bottom with …

Matcha coconut custard tart with chocolate crust

<b>Matcha coconut custard tart with chocolate crust</b><p>This tart is a most light and refreshing way to end a meal. The airy mousse-like matcha filling melts …

Dark Chocolate Matcha Layer Cake

For the Chocolate Cake:<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees fahrenheit.<p>Grease and line 3 6-inch pans with parchment paper.<p>In a bowl, combine the …

Matcha Black Sesame Cheesecake

Cake<p>23 Comments<p>I am sure by now you’ve already seen way too many green desserts, thanks to the St. Patrick’s Day. And now I had to follow suit. I am …

matcha chocolate mousse cake

At some point, I knew I would take the plunge. It was only a matter of when and where. As long as I can remember, I've loved to cook, play with …

Chocolate Glazed Espresso Cheesecake

1. Preheat the oven to 325°F. Lightly grease the base of a 10-inch springform pan with nonstick spray.<p>2. <b>Make the Crust:</b> In a large bowl, mix the …

Dessert

Gaeng Khae (Spicy Thai Vegetable Soup)

116<p>SHARES<p>This medicinal soup from the north of Thailand is believed to prevent and reduce colds and fever. The flavorful base is a hand-ground paste …

Vegan no bake blueberry lemon cheesecake

I'm a little bit too excited about this post. I received the most beautiful bed linen from Evencki the other day. This lovely plum co...

German Chocolate Cupcakes

German chocolate cake, while flavored with coconut, is usually made with all-purpose wheat flour. In this gluten-free twist, coconut flour and 10 …

Roast Chicken with Saffron and Lemons

Roast chicken is a classic dish all over the world. In this beautiful version from Spain, the bird is rubbed with musky, floral saffron and stuffed …

Chocolate Cheesecake Cupcakes

These chocolatey and creamy cupcakes—also known as black bottoms—are a Custer family favorite. <b>Plus: More Dessert Recipes and Tips</b>