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Change These Settings on Your New TV for a Better-Looking Picture

If you’re one of those people who buys a brand-new TV, spends hours straining your back trying to place it in your home entertainment center (or …

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Gluten-free pitta bread recipe

Mix the psyllium powder with 300ml/10fl oz water. Set aside to allow the mixture to thicken.<p>Tip the flour and nigella seeds into a mixing bowl. Add the sugar and salt to one side of the bowl and the yeast to the other. Crack the eggs into the centre of the flour, add the vinegar, olive oil and the …

Recipes

BBC Radio 5 live - 5 live Sport, The Monday Night Club, with Mark Chapman and Ian Wright

Football discussion and debate with Mark Chapman, Ian Wright and guests Chris Sutton and Rory Smith.

8 recipes so good, you won’t even notice they’re vegan

<b>Veganuary has hit our social media big time this month, with hundreds of thousands of people across the globe taking the pledge to go vegan for</b> …

The Trick to Making the Most Flavorful Waffles, Biscuits, & Pancakes

So you have a sourdough starter, and all the joy (and woes) that it brings. You know how to care for it, both in the fridge and on your counter. You know how to (or at <i>want</i> to know how to) turn that starter into a crusty, bubbly, tangy loaf of sourdough bread.<p>What you <i>don't</i> know (if you're like me, …

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The Oatmeal Cookie Recipes That Are Better Than Your Grandma's

Get baking!<p>Oatmeal cookies are the most underrated cookie in the country. Chocolate chip cookies get all the glory, and it’s easy to understand why, but oatmeal cookies deserve just as much love.<p>For one, they have a wholesome quality to them thanks to the addition of good-for-you oats. Just think …

Dessert

How the plus sign can save your Gmail inbox from becoming a pit of doom

Everyone — with the exception of old people still clinging to their AOL addresses decades after their 500 free hours have expired — uses Gmail. At this point, it’s almost a byword for email, with individuals and workplaces embracing it enthusiastically.<p>That’s because it’s really good, and offers a …

The best fonts to use on a resume, according to typographers and designers

When it comes to writing a resume, there a few rules everyone is familiar with — avoid typos, and don't lie. But many applicants skip over crucial …

These Cauliflower Recipes Taste Nothing Like Your Sad Diet Food

Shake it up.<p>Within the past couple of years, cauliflower has gained some culinary appeal. People love it for its healthy qualities and its ability to be extremely versatile in the kitchen ― this cruciferous vegetable can easily be made into a healthy pizza crust alternative, or even a carb-free …

Healthy Eating

Gluten-Free Cobbler Topping That's Better than the Original

<b>Heat the oven and butter the baking dish.</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 375°F. Coat 8- or 9-inch square baking dish, or 9-inch …

Baking

36 eBooks on Computer Programming from O’Reilly Media: Free to Download and Read

This past week, we featured a free course on the programming language Python, presented by MIT. A handy resource, to be sure.<p>And then it struck us …

Smart Job Seekers Break These Ten Resume-Writing Rules

Everything around us changes so fast we can keep hardly keep up with the day’s news — but the traditional resume format lives on!<p>We can acknowledge the truth. The traditional, stilted, corporate-speak resume format has had its moment.<p>It is hopelessly anachronistic now. If your resume looks and …

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IGN's 'Prey' Score Is Why Video Game Reviews Need To End

<i>I only know one thing. Video game reviews need to end.</i><p>Yes, I mean that in a <i>Last Jedi</i> sort of way, as in “the Jedi need to end” but not because we can’t have any more good guy Force practitioners, but because the current Jedi Order is antiquated and needs to change.<p>So think of it more like “Video …

Gaming Reviews

The 3-Ingredient Pizza Crust That Rocks Our World

If you've ever made your own pizza crust, it was probably either for a special occasion or during a cooking class. It just feels so... gourmet. Which …

Baking

How I went from zero to San Francisco software engineer in 12 months

One year ago, I was working part-time as a route setter at a rock climbing gym in Tennessee. Today I’m working as a software engineer at a cyber-security startup in San Francisco.<p>My journey to this point has been unforgettable and life-changing. And yet as challenging as everything was, I think …

San Francisco

Boost your recall with a memory palace

A new study shows that this ancient mnemonic technique works.<p>Memories are an incredibly important part of human cognition. We use memories to learn …

The Brain

'What on your CV is the closest thing to a lie?': The 20 hardest job interview questions of 2017

The website lets staff leave anonymous reviews on their employers as well as feedback on everything from the interview process to what the CEO is like.<p>To compile the toughest interview questions, Glassdoor reviewed all interview questions submitted by users between the January 16, 2016 and January …

Employment

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DIY Bathroom Floating Shelves

Do you love the contemporary look and feel of floating shelves…but feel intimidated by tackling such a project yourself? I want to let you in on a …

Tired of Ironing Shirts? DIY This Wrinkle Release Spray

Next time you've got a wrinkly shirt, mix up this quick and easy chemical-free wrinkle release spray instead of reaching for your iron. We put this …

7 Body Language Tips Everybody Should Know

<i>This article originally appeared on Motto.</i><p>Many professionals often underestimate the importance of nonverbal communication. Most people plan what …

When to Decline a Job Offer

When you're looking for a new job, it’s easy to come down with a case of tunnel vision, focusing exclusively on reeling in an offer without …

Want to Be a Great Leader? Ask Yourself These Questions Weekly

The art of asking questions is the source of all business success.<p>Whether you're running a business, an aspiring entrepreneur, or somebody with big dreams, achieving requires that you have goals, plans, and a way to hold yourself accountable. If you really want to stay on track, a weekly check-in …

6 Medicinal Herbs to Grow at Home - Quiet Corner

1. Echinacea<p>(<i>Echinacea purpurea</i>)<p>This native perennial, also known as Purple Coneflower, is a glorious garden plant that grows 24 to 36 inches tall, …

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36 DIY Ideas You Need For Your Garage

Have a garage that needs to have some order put on the chaos? When I realized how much wasted space I had in my garage and how disorganized it was …

5 Gluten-Free Desserts to Bring to a BBQ This Summer

When my son and I were diagnosed with celiac disease in 2011, I ran out and bought several gluten-free baking cookbooks. After multiple failures, I became incredibly frustrated. Of the few recipes that actually worked, even fewer satisfied my cravings for the gluten-full desserts of my …

Gluten-Free

How to Build a Self‐Feeding Self‐Watering Garden Bed

1<p><b>Make the bed with copper treated timber sleepers.</b><p>Using 200mm x 75mm sleepers, cut 6 lengths 2700mm long and 6 lengths 1500mm long.<p>Pre-paint the …