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Load Web pages in a flash with Speedafari for iOS

When you're browsing the Web on your broadband-connected PC, it's not a big deal if pages are stuffed with ads, photos, tracking scripts and the like. You've got speed and bandwidth to spare.<p>When you're on your phone or tablet and connected via cell towers, on the other hand, suddenly that stuff …

Mobile Devices

Disneyland Annual Pass Jumps To More Than $1,000

The increase comes as the park gets ready to temporarily close several major attractions.<p>The "happiest place on Earth" might be a little less happy these days as Disneyland fans turn grumpy over a new round of price increases -- including the introduction of an annual pass that costs more than …

Nigella Lawson: my life in food

The food writer and broadcaster looks back on the best (and worst) meals of her life, from picky child to domestic goddess<p>I think of myself, in part, as the sum of all the meals I’ve eaten, as much as I feel I’m the sum of all the books I’ve read. (I’m not alone in this: it’s why Nigel Slater’s …

Google doesn't need to make next Nexus phone

Why Google shouldn’t make a next Nexus phone<p>Google’s Nexus phones began life as a proving ground for Android. It was meant to showcase what Android was capable of, and how the platform would move forward.<p>Now, it’s just a (usually) low-cost phone that give users a good-enough experience. What’s the …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

Motivation

Sweet & Sticky Honey Soy Sauce Chicken Strips

Funny how scary fish sauce can be to some folks. That’s why some of you were a little cautious about trying our recent sticky fish sauce chicken …

9 Strange and Different Easter Treats

Eggs go on sale the week before Easter, so you may as well stock up and do something with those little protein-packed symbols of spring. Not all of …

Easy dinner recipes: Love it spicy? Three great ideas

Do you like your dishes with more than a little heat? Do too many recipes out there suffer from a lack of spice? Check out each of these ideas, which is sure to provide ample spice in minimal time. And, of course, while they're guaranteed to have at least a little kick, you're always welcome to …

Overnight cinnamon buns with cream cheese frosting

If you're in a hurry, you can skip the overnight chilling step. This just brings out a yeastier flavour in the bun which I prefer. Instead, just proof the raw buns in a warm place for two hours and then bake.<p><b>MAKES</b><p>8 large buns<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>3/4 cup (150g) warm water<br>• 2 1/4 tsp (8g) active dry yeast<br>• 1/2 cup …

Baking

Guam-Style Chicken with Red Rice (Tininon Mannok Yan Hineska' Agaga)

To make the marinade, combine 2 cups soy sauce, vinegar, pepper, sliced onion, and 1 cup water in a large bowl; add chicken and cover bowl with …

Apple Pie Fries a la Mode + 6 Kids Baking Tips

When my first child was born (almost 24 years ago — yikes!), I had grand visions of us in the kitchen together, whipping up all sorts of delicious …

3 Simple Smoothie Diet Recipes

Smoothies have been all the rage for quite some time, but are they really beneficial to dieters? Yes!<p>Smoothies help dieters maintain hydration, …

Our 10 best lemon recipes

A fresh squeeze of lemon adds a bitter twist to classic sweet tarts and sponge cakes, while proving itself to be the perfect foil for rice or chicken in these savoury soups and salads<p>Not much beats this classic pud – creamy, sweet, sharp and crumbly, in just the right amounts, it is the undisputed …

Chicken and Broccoli Stir-fry

Game Plan: Marinate the chicken while you prepare the rest of the ingredients<p>Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:27 minPrep:5 minInactive:15 …

Food

Smoothie Recipes For Weight Loss - Healthy Smoothie Recipes To Help You Lose Weight

Smoothie recipes for weight loss is among the several key phrases that take the first of a lot of search engines upon searching for weight loss tips. …

Low-Calorie Banana Recipes That Aren't Bread

As soon as bananas become speckled and brown, they know their fate — to become yet another ordinary loaf of banana bread. Your bananas deserve more! Try one of these healthy nonbread recipes and make your bananas (and your taste buds) happy.

Breakfast

Penne Recipes That Make Weeknight Meals Awesome Again

When it comes to pasta, we don't discriminate. We will always give in to another slice of lasagna. We could live off fettuccine and be more than happy about it. We will never get bored with spaghetti, no matter how many times we've eaten it. And when faced with a plate of penne, we count our lucky …

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

How To Make A Cheesecake That Doesn't Crack

Rich, creamy and decadent, cheesecake is one of the most luxurious desserts we know. Just because it's fit for the most special occasions, however, doesn't mean it's difficult to make. Cheesecake is actually a lot easier to make than you might think. The tricky part is avoiding one that ends up …

Slow-Roast Tender Chinese Spareribs

For your next game day, go with Cantonese BBQ<p>Those sticky, overcooked, red ribs from Chinese buffets are usually too tough or too sweet to be anything but disappointing. It's a shame, because when you taste Cantonese BBQ spareribs done well—honey-glazed, browned, and sizzling—they're …

Brisket 101: Do You Know the Difference Between Texas Brisket and Regular Brisket?

There's brisket, and there's Texas brisket. Read on if you're confused about the difference.

10 Techniques Every Home Cook Should Know

Your chopping skills are on point. You can fillet a fish like a pro. You can even tell the doneness of a steak by feel. But there’s always another …

How to Treat Your Nonstick Skillet Right

<i>By Anna Stockwell, Epicurious</i><p>A nonstick skillet can last a lifetime if you treat it right.<p>Got a new nonstick skillet? Great! Now you need to know how to care for it. Here's how to keep it performing at the top of its game, no matter what type of nonstick you own.<p>1. <b>Don't</b> let your nonstick skillet …

Looking for a Pho to Give

"I brought some whiskey," chef Charles Phan says, setting down a bottle of Four Roses on a long wooden table.<p>It's a couple hours before the final …

Vietnam

Easy Shrimp and Broccoli Stir Fry

January 16, 2015<p><i>The easiest stir fry you will ever make in just 20 min – it doesn’t get easier (or quicker) than that! 287.3 calories.</i><p>Stir fry …

Recipes

9 Foolproof French Recipes to Make for Brunch

Here are nine amazing French recipes for brunch that are delicious no matter what time you eat them.<p>Chefs, like the rest of us, feel strongly about …

Sweet and Spicy Baked Sriracha Chicken Thighs - Kalyn's Kitchen

<i>posted by</i> Kalyn Denny <i>on</i> March 4, 2015<p><i>Sweet and Spicy Baked Sriracha Chicken Thighs are baked chicken thighs with a slightly-sweet and spicy</i> …

Food

8 Bacon Weave-Topped Burgers to Impress Even the Snobbiest Burger Lover

This week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips teaches you how to make a life-changing bacon weave. The crispy, meaty square will instantly take your burgers …