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18 Ways to Use WD-40 That Can Save You Lots of Time and Energy

16. Get rid of stickers and stuck-on adhesive<p>To remove stickers, spray on WD-40 and leave it for 5-10 minutes. Then scrub it with a sponge.<p>17. Keep …

Cleaning

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Information Security
Nutrition

Argentinian Beef Empanadas

Makes about 36<p>There are as many variations of empanadas as there are cooks in Argentina. This version was developed by BA contributor Gaby Melian, who is from Buenos Aires and was taught as a little girl by family members how to make them. After years of perfecting her method, she prefers the …

Recipes

These 4 Décor Trends Will Be in Every Stylish Home This Fall, Says CB2

Summer mightn't have relinquished her sweltering grip, but CB2's latest catalog is welcome reassurance that fall is on its way. The home décor …

Home Decorating

How to Eat Right for Your Metabolism Type

Metabolism is a general term that relates to the chemical reactions that take place within your body, and it is your diet that generally governs how …

Nutrition

Elote-Style Corn with Cotija and Spicy Cilantro Cream

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together mayonnaise, sour cream, chile powder, cumin, and salt in a small bowl. Set aside.<p>Step 2<p>Process Cotija in a food …

Recipes

Chocolate Avocado Bread

Avocado is a healthy fat so naturally we wanted to see if we could use avocado in place of the fat in our favorite zucchini bread. Now that there's …

Food

The Most Delicious (and Cheapest) Pork Chop Isn’t a Pork Chop at All

This new recipe is twice as delicious and half as expensive as any pork chop you have had or ever will have. Things are going to be different from now on.<p>A few weeks back, in honor of my dear friend Max’s birthday, I made this new recipe for Pork Shoulder Steaks with Grilled Mustard Greens from the …

BBQ

How to close all Safari tabs at once on iPhone and iPad

You probably know the trick for closing lots of tabs in Safari on your iPhone. You enter the tab overview aka Rolodex view, and then swipe those tabs off the screen one by one. It’s even kind of fun, but if you have lots and lots of tabs open, then the fun wears off pretty fast. So you’ll be happy …

Safari (Browser)

Cool Wall Design Ideas That Can Turn Spaces From Bland To Original

Think of all the walls in your home as blank canvases waiting to be painted and decorated. Actually, that’s not true only for private homes but for …

Interior Design

Hidden smartphone codes for Android and iOS

Roughly 77 percent of Americans use a smartphone, according to a Pew survey, but phones still hide secrets that most people might not know about. …

Codes

Here’s the final nail in the coffin of open plan offices

A new study from Harvard Business School finds that open plan offices don’t live up to the hype–in fact, the idea that they promote interaction is dead wrong.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> The Conversation<i>.</i><p>Open plan offices have taken off because of a desire to increase interaction and …

Employment

Adding a macerator toilet – everything you need to know

Squeeze an extra washroom into your extension, conversion or garden room for added versatility<p>Whether it’s to ease the morning rush for the bathroom, …

This Is the Only Way to Eat Corn This Summer — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

30 Cheap Kitchen Cabinet Add-Ons You Can DIY

These inexpensive, easy-to-build cabinet projects will help you take advantage of every nook and cranny of your kitchen storage space.<p>Vertical …

How to mount your artwork

A well-executed mount is more than just another art technique to add to your tool-belt. It will add an aesthetic quality to your work and create the …

8 Genius Things Hidden on the Amazon Website

Turns out that on top of fast shipping and affordable pricing, if you're willing to spend some time digging through the navigational menu on the …

The best frying pans you can buy, from cast iron to non-stick and stainless steel

<b>To find the best frying pans on the market, we asked chefs, food writers, and cookware professionals for their thoughts, and then put the standout items to the test in the Telegraph kitchen.</b><p>After consulting with the experts, we set a criteria. The pan we're looking for is:<p><b>Versatile</b>. It can cook …

Kitchens

Be careful about answering these 5 job interview questions

These questions are designed to trip you up.<p>Most interview questions are innocuous: They’re meant to evaluate whether you’re right for the job, and whether this company could be the next and best place for you. But some of the questions you’re asked, experts tell us, have a slightly more nefarious …

How To Determine How Many LED Lumens You’ll Need To Properly Light Your Space

What is enough light? The question is difficult enough but when faced with having to calculate how much LED lighting you need to create a well-lit …

Dining Rooms

I Make Grilled Scallions at Every Cookout, and Will Until the End of Time

By Alex Delany<p>Scallions deserve the chance to take a leading role. Let them shine.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.</i><p>I don’t know if you’re supposed to feel sympathy for vegetables, but I’ve always felt bad for scallions. Sure, …

Cooking

Have Cajun night with Emeril Lagasse's famous BBQ shrimp recipe

Emeril Lagasse has been a culinary icon in New Orleans for more than three decades – long before he became America’s most famous celebrity chef. …

The Expert Way to Eat a Crab

1<p>Prep for the Mess<p>Lay down butcher paper or newspaper and grab plenty of paper towels. You’ll also need a paring knife, a mallet (in a pinch, a …

9 Spices and Seasonings You Never Knew You Needed Until Now

Adding spices to your cooking is the best way to add your personal touch to a dish. We’ve rounded up this list of spices you need to try; they’ll add …

How to Read a Balance Sheet

While a company's income statement presents the current results of a company's operation, there are other financial statements that can present how a …

Investing

Lady Pea-and-Corn Patties

For a great sauce, stir together 1 cup sour cream, 2 tsp. lime zest, 3 Tbsp. lime juice, and 2 Tbsp. chopped cilantro.

Acorns hits 3.5 million users, sees 100,000 sign-ups for retirement product in its first month

It looks like the investment service Acorns may turn into an oak faster than expected.<p>Billed as an automated investment manager for the people, Acorns is off to a blistering start with its new retirement account service picking up 100,000 accounts in its first month.<p>Unlike other investment …

How To Lease A $51,695 BMW i3 For $112 Per Month

The BMW i3 is not an inexpensive car, but it often comes with huge discounts and unheard of lease deals. Discounts and deals vary geographically, and …

These are the books Bill Gates says to read this summer

His annual beach reading list includes a biography of da Vinci, award-winning fiction, and new ways of thinking about global progress.<p>Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates may spend heavily on vaccines and aid programs, but he seems to recognize that the one of the things that money can’t buy is …