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The best gear for building your home theater

<i>By Grant Clauser</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>Everyone loves watching a great movie on a …

Combo Cleaner takes Mac antivirus protection to the next level

<i>This post is brought to you by RCS LT, maker of Combo Cleaner.</i><p>The vast majority of apps offering antivirus protection run on an open-source engine called Clam AV. It offers a convenient module that app developers can plug into their products for free and get passable antivirus …

Computer Science

5 Dividend Stocks to Buy in January

Image source: Getty Images.<p>The best way to start the New Year off on the right foot is by purchasing high-quality dividend stocks and allowing them to go to work for you over the long-term. Dividend stocks have historically left non-dividend-paying stocks in the dust over the long run, and …

4 Biotech Stocks to Buy in January

When an entire sector goes on sale it tends to create bargains. There's no doubt that the biotech sector has the blue-light special flashing right now, as it has massively underperformed the <b>S&P 500</b> year to date. Knowing that, we asked a team of healthcare contributors to highlight a biotech stock …

3 Big Pharma Stocks With the Fastest-Growing Dividends

Hockey great Wayne Gretzsky famously said: "I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been." I think the concept definitely applies to investing in dividend stocks. Don't just look at the stocks with the highest dividends now. Try to identify the ones that could have the best …

This Stock Could Turn a $10,000 Investment Into $1,000 in Future Annual Cash Flow

Image source: Getty Images.<p><i>"The thing is, if you're just oogling fat current dividend yields you are missing the more profitable boat. When it comes to dividend investing, the far smarter play is to zero in on companies that consistently increase their dividend payouts."</i><p><i>--</i>Wealthifi<p>Too often, income …

The Perfect Office - NorthFace Access Pack, Asus Zenbook 3 and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Gear & Gadgets

16 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Your Independence Day Grill

Can't decide what to make for the biggest cook-out holiday of the year? We've got you covered. From smoky ribs to spiced kebabs, juicy pork chops, and spicy chicken wings, we have 16 great excuses to fire up your grill this Fourth of July.<p>Before you get started, make sure you know how to these …

BBQ

TFSA, emergency fund or RRSP: How should I invest $3,500 a month?

<b>Question from Al, 28, of Burlington, Ont.:</b> I’m a teacher and I just bought my first house, a detached bungalow. I’ve found two tenants to rent out rooms. This rental income will cover my mortgage and expenses for the house. I make about $3,000 net monthly from teaching, and another $800 from …

Personal Finance

How to login with Comcast Xfinity on unsupported Apple TV apps

I’ve been catching up with AMC’s The Walking Dead on my iPad because AMC didn’t offer a dedicated Apple TV app until last week. As soon as the Apple …

Apps

Running For Weight Loss: Workout Modules And Extra Tips

Want to maximize fat burning while running for weight loss? This essential guide will help you achieve your weight loss goals!

Send More Effective Emails by Ending Them With These Two Steps

If you email a client about a project and never hear back from them, it might be because your email leaves things too open-ended. To make it easier …

Hasselback potatoes recipe

Hasselback potatoes are delicious, crispy but juicy, buttery wonders<p>Large new or salad potatoes would be best for this<p><b>SERVES</b><br>4-6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>1kg/2 ¼ lb medium-sized waxy potatoes<br>Approximately 20 bay leaves<br>120g/4oz butter<br>2 tbsp olive oil<p><b>METHOD</b><br>Preheat the oven to 200C/400F/Gas 6. Using a very sharp …

Classic dauphinoise potatoes

SERVES<p>6-8<p>INGREDIENTS<p>50g/2oz butter<br>• 350ml/12fl oz double cream<br>• 350ml/12fl oz whole milk<br>• 2 bay leaves<br>• 2 garlic cloves, peeled and flattened with a knife<br>• 1kg/2lb waxy potatoes, such as charlotte, peeled<br>• Nutmeg<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to 170C/325F/Gas 3. Rub roughly 10g of butter around a 20cm/8in gratin or …

Spices

Apply Blemish-Free Varnish for a Finish as Smooth as Glass

Varnish protects and beautifies wood grain furniture, but it's difficult to apply without getting streaks or drip marks. Start with a high-quality …

The 2015 Food Lover's Cleanse Guidelines

Here's all the guidelines you need to know for the 2015 Food Lover's Cleanse<p>Happy New Year! Champagne-filled revelry and holiday excess has hit hard the past few weeks, but the official start of the 2015 Food Lover’s Cleanse is upon us (January 2). I would imagine that most of us are ready for a …

Healthy Eating

Why I Left iCloud Reminders for Todoist – MacStories

For over two years, I used Apple’s Reminders as my task management app. Contrary to expectations from Internet friends and colleagues who swore by more complex solutions, I was fine with Reminders and I didn’t need anything more.<p>It started in late 2012 after I realized that I was spending more time …

Apps

23 Healthy Foods Everyone Should Know How To Cook

No diet food allowed.

Microsoft redesigns Outlook for Mac, says new Office coming in 2015

Microsoft has today announced an updated version of its Outlook for Mac software with an updated design and performance improvements. The new version of email, calendar, and contacts app from Microsoft is available through the company’s Office 365 subscription service, and Microsoft says it offers …

11 Best Kale Salads

Kale is back.<p>Here, 11 perfect kale salads that even the most jaded greens connoisseur will agree are delicious.<p>Making this super-easy kale salad is a …

Steve Jobs' Best Productivity Tricks

Regardless of how your feel about Apple, Steve Jobs was an incredibly prolific CEO who was more than just the face of the company. Before his death …

Steve Jobs

10 Superfoods That Increase Memory And Improve Mood

Many people don't get the right nutrients from their diet. These superfoods contain the critical ingredients for maximum brain performance.

Know How To Manage Your Money: 10 Personal Finance Books You Need To Read

Finding good personal finance books can be difficult. Some are boring and many just don't "get it". These personal finance books get it.

The 4-Move Drill That Fries Fat Fast

Make your lungs and lower-body burn with this explosive weekend challenge<p>If you want to build your best body, add plyometrics to your routine. The explosive power movements can put you on the fast track to a better-performing, more athletic-looking body, says Todd Durkin, C.S.C.S. author of <i>The</i> …

The Combo Lift That Builds Strength and Sheds Fat

Hit your legs, shoulders, and abs with this one rotational exercise<p>The squat and the overhead press are two power-house moves that hit big fat-torching muscles like your glutes, quads, and shoulders. When merged together, you can work a ton of muscles at once and save time. But if you want to take …

How to Get a Cardio Workout While You Lift | Men's Health

(If you're looking for an entire program that will melt fat and build muscle, you must try <i>The Get Back in Shape</i> <i>Workout.</i> The DVD program contains six 30-minute, gut-busting routines.)<p>And unlike slow-and-steady running, a cardio workout completed at a furious pace can speed your metabolism for hours …

Attack Your Abs With the Sizzling 16

Your core will burn! Put your abdominal muscles to the test with this 3-move challenge<p>There's no denying that the six-pack muscles are the most popular abs muscles. But your core houses of a bunch of abdominal muscles that help stabilize, bend, and rotate your torso. This three-move challenge from …