Cecile Hess

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Farro Salad With Tomatoes & Herbs

Combine the water and farro in a medium saucepan.<p>Add 2 teaspoons of salt. Bring to a boil over high heat.<p>Reduce the heat to medium-low, cover and …

Mushroom and Farro Risotto

1. Place the farro in a bowl and cover with cool water for about an hour before you begin cooking, then drain.<p>2. Lightly coat the bottom of a pot …

Target's New CIO Is Former Homeland Security Tech Adviser

Target, whose data breach late last year compromised the accounts of up to 110 million customers, has hired a new CIO who used to be a tech adviser …

How to Protect Yourself From Internet Explorer Security Flaw

Getting around Internet Explorer, a popular workplace browser, may be unavoidable even as Microsoft works to patch a bug that could allow hackers to …

Nod smart ring is a wearable remote control

Ex-Google engineer Anush Elangovan does not lack ambition for his invention, Nod.<p>The $150 (£89) smart ring lets its wearer use a finger as an input and control device.<p>The idea is to offer more fluid and natural interactions than alternative gesture technologies, and even voice control software, …

Apple vs. Samsung Patent Lawsuit Closing Arguments Spark Fireworks

The landmark court battle between Apple and Samsung over smartphone patents wrapped up today with verbal fireworks between dueling attorneys as they …

Netflix to pay Verizon for faster streaming

STREAMING VIDEO<p>Netflix strikes Verizon deal<p>Netflix will pay Verizon Communications to help clear up some of the congestion that has been bogging down its Internet video service.<p>The deal marks the second time in less than three months that Netflix has anted up for a more direct connection to a major …

Real Estate

Time to take profits as auto parts sector shifts into lower gear

Since the North American auto industry bottomed out in 2009, Canadian auto parts stocks have been on a tear, outperforming most of the car manufacturers themselves.<p>As the pace of growth in vehicle sales and production begins to moderate, now might be a good time for shareholders of those parts …

Cargo door alert forces Singapore Airlines A380 to turn back mid-flight

A Singapore Airlines flight to Hong Kong had to turn back in mid-flight Friday after the pilots received an alert about a problem with a cargo door on the plane, the company said.<p>The aircraft, an Airbus A380 superjumbo, returned to Singapore's Changi airport on Friday afternoon "as a result of a …

American Airlines Pilot Says He Almost Crashed Into a Drone in Mid-Air

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>An American Airlines pilot told FAA officials that he nearly crashed into a drone over Florida this …

Violence erupts again in Mexican state where drug wars began

A spate of extreme violence in Mexico's north-eastern Tamaulipas state has ended the relative calm in the region where the country's drug wars began.<p>Officials say about 80 people have been killed in almost daily street battles. This week the state's top detective, Salvador de Haro Muñoz, was among …

US Airways jet strikes bird, returns to NY airport

NEW YORK (AP) — A US Airways flight from New York City has struck a bird shortly after takeoff and returned to the airport.<p>The Federal Aviation …

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Texas 93-year-old woman shot dead by officer had fired twice, says nephew

The nephew of a 93-year-old Texas woman who was shot and killed by a police officer has said his aunt fired two shots before the officer shot her.<p>On Saturday, officials in the small Central Texas town of Hearne voted Saturday to fire the police officer concerned. The city council's unanimous vote …

10 Inspiring Latinas Working Toward a Cause

As much as we love that celebrities fight for important causes, we can’t forget the everyday heroes who are working to make their communities a better place. These Latinas are dedicated to their missions, and though they don’t look for recognition, they certainly deserve it. Here are 10 inspiring …

Anthony Garcia, Ex-Doctor Accused In Revenge Killing, To Stand Trial

By Katie Knapp Schubert<p>OMAHA, Neb., May 9 (Reuters) - A former Indiana doctor accused of killing four people as revenge for his dismissal from a medical school program in Nebraska is competent to stand trial, a judge ruled on Friday.<p>Anthony Garcia, 40, is charged with four counts of first-degree …

WATCH: New Video of World Trade Center Base Jump Released, Parachutists Plead Not Guilty

Three skydivers spent about four hours atop the World Trade Center’s signature skyscraper taking in sights before parachuting off it, they said …

Texas officer who fatally shot 93-year-old woman is fired

The police officer who fatally shot a 93-year-old woman at her home in Texas has been fired after a city council vote Saturday.<p>Officer Stephen Stem was dismissed from the Hearne Police Department on Saturday after the city council voted 6-0 to take disciplinary action against him, said Jessica …

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Inside Flipboard / March 14, 2014<p>We know the excitement of seeing an article that’s so interesting or funny or cool that you feel compelled to share …

Microsoft Explorer bug: should you be worried?

What can you do to protect yourself from the security vulnerability in Microsoft's Internet Explorer web browser?<p>Both the UK and US governments are advising citizens to consider using alternatives to Microsoft’s Internet Explorer until the company fixes a security flaw that hackers used to launch …

3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …

Industrial Designer

AppyParking: Ultimate Parking App for Android

Back in January we wrote that AppyParking <i>could</i> be the ultimate parking iPhone app for London drivers. And the good news this week is that it’s now available on Android too.<p>AppyParking saves you from having to search the streets for paid-for (or free) parking, and covers resident parking bays, …

Android still triggers the most mobile malware, says F-Secure

Google's mobile OS gets targeted by 275 out of 277 new malware "families" spotted last quarter by the security specialist.<p>Android dominates the mobile landscape not just in market share but in malware, according to new data from F-Secure.<p>Analyzing malware discovered during the first quarter of the …

Apps

Free iPhone use? FreedomPop proves it's possible

FreedomPop will allow customers to use the iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, or iPhone 5 on its network for free.<p>FreedomPop, one of a growing number of mobile service providers that deliver services atop a traditional provider's network, is enabling its customers to use iPhones at no charge.<p>The company is now …

Mobile

Mr Porter.com Embraces Wearable Technology

<b>In fashion circles</b>, the oncoming revolution of wearable technology is a highly-charged topic of conversation. Add to it the upcoming release of Google Glass and Apple's rumored iPhone, and things should reach a fevered pitch soon enough. But we've had our reservations about whether or not matters …

Wearable Tech

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Simple Meat Ragout for Any Pasta

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1/2 onion, thinly sliced<br>• 3 cloves garlic, minced<br>• 2 cups roughly chopped Slow-Roasted Pork Shoulder or other cooked …

A New Way to Preserve Herbs

<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: Chef Jeff Mahin teaches us how to make herb salt -- with whatever herbs you have in your crisper.</i><p>At this time of year, there's a lot of talk about …

Kitchens

Greek Gyro Recipe with Tzatziki Sauce

Home > World Cuisine > Greek > Greek Lamb Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce<p>Greek Lamb Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce<p>September 24, 2013 // 148 <i>Comments »</i><p>Yesterday, …