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15 Recipes for Brownies, Bars, and Blondies (It's Okay, Have Seconds)

Here are 15 recipes for all those second-helping needs.<p><b>It's so easy to grab a second brownie.</b> It's sitting right there, pre-portioned, practically asking you to nab it. So do it. That's what it's there for. Here are 15 brownies, bars, and blondies that are basically begging you to snag seconds.

Dessert

15 Sweet Treats You Should Bake Instead of Cupcakes

Look, we're fine with cupcakes, but the world of baking is so much bigger. Here are 15 other sweet treats we'd rather bake than cupcakes<p>It's not that we're anti-cupcake, it's just that…okay. We are a <i>teensy bit</i> anti-cupcake. But wait! Hear us out! It's not that cupcakes are bad in and of themselves. …

Dessert

Five albums to try this week: Unknown Mortal Orchestra, the Vaccines and more

Stream new music, from Maya Jane Coles’ house beats to Empire’s hip-hop and R&B soundtrack, and let us know what you’ll be listening to this week<p>Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Multi-Love (Jagjaguwar)<p><b>Why you should listen</b>: The fallout from a polyamorous breakup inspired frontman Ruban Nielson to write …

Vaccination

fresh spinach pasta

I had the strangest weekend. My husband went to New Orleans for a bachelor party and my in-laws insisted upon watching my son for one of the nights …

Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

Baking

Mastering iMessages On Your iPhone: Send Them As A Regular Text Message [iOS Tips]

Not too long ago, there were a couple of iMessage service outages. When that happened, I (and many other folks, I bet) wasn’t able to send out my iMessages. The little red exclamation point would show up, mockingly, and I waited for the service to go back online to send them again.<p>Luckily, there is …

Apple Cuts iPad Mini Shipments In Preparation For Next-Gen Model [Rumor]

Apple has reportedly cut its iPad mini orders for the second quarter of 2013 by as much as 20% in preparation for the next-generation device. Shipments of the current iPad mini could be as low as 10 million units during the quarter, according to “multiple sources who provide various components” for …

iPad Mini

iOS 8 Healthbook App Detailed? [Images]

A new report from 9to5Mac details the functions and look of Apple's rumored Healthbook app for iOS 8.<p>The site has posted complete recreations of …

iOS

The Quintessential Pasta Recipes You Need To Master (PHOTOS)

Oh pasta, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways: orecchiette, linguine, spaghetti, bucatini... The list goes on and on. With so many varieties and so many ways to eat pasta, we could eat a different pasta every day for the rest of our lives and never get bored.<p>While we love getting creative …

An Illustrated Guide To What’s Really Happening In San Francisco, Outside The Tech Boom

This new series of illustrations of city life shows that despite rapid gentrification, San Francisco still has unexpected stories to tell.<p>San Francisco has gotten some pretty bad press as of late. The city’s history as a hotbed of liberal movements has been overshadowed in the past few years by a …

Understanding Umami

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Which ingredients carry that fifth taste -- and the best ways to cook with them.</i><p>A long, long time ago, only four tastes ruled the culinary world: sweet, …

Soysauce

iOS 7.1 introduces big improvements for iBeacons, devs weigh in

Apple’s iOS 7.1 update this week has quietly introduced changes that bring major improvements to the way iBeacons— Apple’s Bluetooth LE beacon standard— can interact with iOS devices. The changes were first spotted in a report from Beekn.net, and we spoke with ThirdShelf, which recently …

Woz On How Siri Should Work With Third-Party Apps [Video]

Looks like even Steve Wozniak wants Apple to release a Siri API to third-party developers, and he has a pretty good idea how it would work: a lot like AppleScript, basically. For example, to do something in Foursquare, you’d launch Siri, say “Foursquare” and then anything you said after that would …

Apps

Mastering iCloud On Your Mac: Use iClouDrive To Access Your Files Like Dropbox [OS X Tips]

Remember iDisk? It was a great feature of the otherwise forgettable MobileMe service, and it let you access your free Apple-provided internet disk space just like Dropbox or Google Drive do now.<p>Interestingly, you can make iCloud work the same way, with a little app called iClouDrive, from Zibity …

Operating Systems

Lettuce Cups with Stir-Fried Chicken

8 appetizer<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>June 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>16 large butter lettuce leaves<p>1/2 cup Asian sweet chili sauce<p>1 pound skinless, boneless chicken thighs, minced<p>2 scallions, minced<p>2 tablespoons soy sauce<p>1 teaspoon cornstarch<p>2 tablespoons peanut oil<p>3 medium shiitake mushrooms (about 1 ounce), …

Soysauce

35 Quick Stir-Fry Recipes to Cook on Weeknights

Stir-fries are the ultimate quick, easy, fridge-cleaning meals.<p>When you look into your refrigerator and see nothing but odds and ends—a little old rice here, a bit of steak there, some veggies in the crisper drawer—you might not see a cohesive meal. But oh! There's one to be had, brought together …

Cooking

BA's Ultimate Lobster Rolls

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Warm, toasty, buttered rolls are key. If you can't find New England–style buns, trim 1/4-inch from both sides of standard hot dog buns to remove the crust and expose more surface area.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>3 1 1/4-pound live lobsters<p>1 celery stalk, …

Hot Dogs

Everything you need to know about iCloud Keychain

iCloud Keychain is Apple's attempt to bring password management to the mainstream. With it, your account names, passwords, and even credit cards …

How to check your iPhone voicemail using Siri

Siri is a truly useful digital personal assistant if you know how to use it. If your hands are busy typing away at the latest TPS report, you can …

AirDrop: The Ultimate Guide

How to turn on AirDrop for iPhone or iPad<p>AirDrop lets you choose between enabling it for just your contacts or for everyone. "Contacts" requires more …

Apple Cider Donuts

<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: A recipe for one of our favorite fall traditions, best enjoyed while walking though an orchard. Or the closest city …

Dessert

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

Cooking

27 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Roasts, Sautés, Kimchi, Salads, and More

Here are 27 of our favorite recipes to cook Brussels sprouts—and not just as a side dish.<p>Brussels sprouts—those little cabbage-looking things—are way more than just a side-dish. You can pickle them into a spicy kimchi, bake them on top of a pizza, shred them into salads, and toss them into pasta. …

Cooking

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

Cooking

Make Love Not War With This Black Bass

Opposites attract in this dish of black bass with rosemary, olives, and orange juice<p>Opposites attract, and maybe that's why bitter, sweet, and briny flavors work so well together. This recipe for black bass combines rosemary, orange juice, and black olives into a dish that whispers love, not …

Flavors

Fitness Trackers And Sleep: How Accurate Are They?

By Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer<p>Published: 01/21/2014 08:48 AM EST on LiveScience<p>Many fitness trackers measure not only the number of steps you take every day and the calories you burn, but also your sleep habits, with some trackers even claiming to measure the time you spend in each stage of …

26 Fitness Trackers Ranked from Worst to First

Fine. You didn’t buy a smartwatch. You were never going to anyway. Meet the fitness tracker: a less expensive, more immediately useful tech product …

Scribe, Instant Clipboard Sharing From Mac To iOS Over Bluetooth

Last week we saw Command-C, a super-useful app that uses Wi-Fi, iOS 7 multitasking and push notifications to easily send your clipboard between devices. Now, there’s Scribe, which goes one better by ditching the Wi-Fi sending the clipboard between devices using low energy Bluetooth.<p>Like Command-C. …

iOS

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