Christina Chang

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12 Pro Techniques Every Serious Home Cook Should Know

<i>BY BON APPÉTIT</i><p>Credit: Michael Graydon + Nikole Herriott<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.</i><p>What's the difference between us and a professional chef tossing food …

Useful Apple Mac keyboard shortcuts

Master your MacBook.Apple<p>OS X might seem simple — but it's an absolute powerhouse if you know how to use it.<p>Some of the easiest ways to get the most of out of Apple's desktop operating system are hidden in plain sight: Keyboard shortcuts.<p>Flick between applications and tabs. Take screenshots. Fine …

Infographics That Will Teach you how to cook your beef well!

There are many reasons why people might scream – they’re angry, scared, or in pain (or maybe they’re in a metal band!). Some might say that screaming …

Mental Disorders

10 Secret Ways to Get Your Order Faster at Starbucks

Do you even know how to order Starbucks?<p>I consider myself a Starbucks expert, since I've been drinking it almost daily for most of my life. But I didn't realize I could be doing it better until about a month ago, when I saw this ~inspiring~ guide to ordering Starbucks posted on Baristalife, an …

These Are the Hottest Paint Colors for 2016 According to Bloggers

If you're looking for a new color for the new year, these 26 bloggers have found the best, brightest, most striking hues to use in your home. Whether you're trying a solid coat or laying down a pattern, these paint colors are exactly what you're looking for!<p><b>1. Naval by Sherwin-Williams</b><p>Project via …

This is the mistake almost everyone makes when buying a new camera

The best single piece of advice I've ever received as a photographer wasn't about technique. It was about equipment.<p>It came from my friend and photo-mentor Candice Cusic, a wedding photographer and photojournalist who won a Pulitzer Prize as part of a Chicago Tribune team in 2000. I was getting …

The 100 best food pairings ever

GLOBAL FAVORITES<p>Ramen and an egg<p>Guava paste & cream cheese<p>Down-Home Delights<p>Carrots & honey<p>Watermelon & salt<p>Avocado & toast<p>Guilty Pleasures<p>Warm …

Mirrorless vs DSLR cameras: 10 key differences

Mirrorless vs DSLR: introduction<p>So you want to get into photography and are looking for a decent camera that you can build a system around?<p>A few …

Intimate Portraits Capture Rarely-Seen Faces of the World-Famous Tsukiji Fish Market

The upcoming relocation of the Tsukiji Fish Market represents one of the more drastic changes Tokyo has seen in recent years. On a trip to the area, French photographer Nico Therin took the opportunity explore the world-famous market and complete a personal project documenting the historic space. …

Shooting Flash Photos of Surfers Inside Barrel Waves

16-year-old photographer Leroy Bellet recently turned an idea he had into a series of epic surf photos that landed on the covers of international …

Science proves your first-born won’t rule the world

Kids are mysterious, even to their parents. (Perhaps <i>especially</i> to their parents.) Why is the oldest so controlling? Or the youngest such a terror? Dismissing the potential effects of our neurotic parenting, we ascribe many of our kids’ traits to the self-evident truth of birth order.<p>Unfortunately, …

Psychology

Air Button adds shortcut buttons to the back of your phone

When you think about it, there's a lot of unused space on the back of your phone. So why not put something useful on that empty slab of case, like a couple buttons that can instantly perform common tasks?<p>That's the idea behind Air Button, an NFC-powered shortcut button that can be configured to do …

Gear & Gadgets

8 Awesome New Gadget Projects on Kickstarter This Week

Reading Time: 1 minute<p><b>ACPAD – The Electronic Orchestra For Your Guitar</b> <br>Acoustic vs. electronic? Play both at the same time.<p><b>Kamigami — DIY</b> …

New Orleans

Winners of the 2015 Urban Photography Competition Shine a Light on Diverse Urban Life Around the World

The 2015 CBRE Urban Photographer of the Year Competition recently released their selection of winning and honourably mentioned images that celebrate the diversity of urban life. With 21,000 stunning entries from over 113 different countries, the annual competition, in its 9th year of development, …

Astronomers say they’ve made a key discovery that could predict our planet’s demise

Astronomers have made the first direct discovery of a white dwarf star being orbited by a disintegrating minor planet that will ultimately collide into it. The observation, made by the Kepler space telescope, offers a glimpse into what could happen to the Earth in a few billion years as the Sun, …

Universe

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

You need this app if you have too many photos on your iPhone

Suffering from photo overload on your iPhone?<p>An app called Gallery Doctor uses algorithms to scan your camera roll and present you with photos you may want to delete. It's incredibly useful for freeing up precious storage space.<p>Here's how it works:

Almost no one knows about the best Android phones on the planet

Google has been making phones for years, but you probably didn't know that.<p>You're forgiven if you didn't, of course, given that Google doesn't take the same traditional approach in selling its phones. They're not sold in stores, they typically receive little-to-no promotion in advertising, and …

One-Pot Chicken Recipes for Hectic Weeknights

<b>You have your main ingredient -- chicken -- but how to cook it? All these recipes require is one pot, pan, or baking dish and can be prepared with little effort and minimal cleanup.</b><p>Chicken, Fennel, and Artichoke Fricassee<p>Take one skillet and add chicken thighs, artichoke hearts, red onion, and …

Pandora and the Music Labels Finally Agree on Something: They're All Mad at Spotify and YouTube

Pandora says free, on-demand music isn't "sustainable."<p>For years, Pandora and the music business have been at odds: Music labels (and some musicians) have complained that Pandora doesn’t pay enough for the songs it plays; Pandora says the opposite.<p>Now they have finally found some common ground: …

19 Of Hawaii's Most Epic Photo Ops

Do it for the 'gram.<p>Hawaii is undeniably photogenic, but even in the Aloha state, some photo ops are better than others.<p>Vacations, after all, are as much about sharing your adventures with the folks back home as they are rest and relaxation.<p>Whether you’re a professional photographer, a selfie …

Wandrd Prvke camera bag is made for adventure (pictures)

Articles about forest retreat combines small living camping experience on Dwell.com - Dwell

As the perceptions of what a travel shelter should look and feel like has continued to adapt, Collective Retreats has been...<p>A couple builds a home that makes the most of its woodsy site.<p>Made up of three modernized kodas, this wood-clad cottage features bright, minimalist interiors.<p>A jewel-like …

Here's what it says about your personality if you're constantly checking your phone

But people notice — and they may use that behavior to make judgments about your personality.<p>As it turns out, some recent scientific research suggests that it is possible to draw inferences about someone's personality based on his relationship to his phone. Specifically, emotionally unstable …

Better Homes & Gardens Home

Just because it's trending doesn't mean it's not timeless. These gorgeous kitchen trends -- including minimal upper cabinetry, sparkling quartz …

Kitchens

Airport hacks you’ve never heard of that really work

Most travelers arrive at the airport with hopes of having a stress-free experience. But with long lines, high-priced dining, and cranky passengers, things rarely go as planned.<p>While we can’t control the airlines, there are a few things you can do to make your time more enjoyable. Use these hacks …

Articles about archaeological renovation adds precious space tiny boston apartment on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Boston's Beacon Hill neighborhood, where space is tight and the cost of a home averages close to $1,000 per square foot,...<p>A husband-and-wife architect team transforms a 607-square-foot Manhattan apartment into an open and bright home for two graphic...<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment …

These Simple Facebook Shortcuts Will Save You Time

Don't waste another precious second of your life.<p>Did you know that if you hit the L key when you're browsing Facebook that it will Like the update you're on? I didn't. I've been using keyboard shortcuts for Gmail for years but I had no idea that Facebook offered them as well. If you, like a billion …

Adele’s ’25’ – What The Biggest Album Of The Year Might Sound Like

Adele recently confirmed what fans have long been hoping and expecting: that her new album is coming soon. Now, whether you love the massive-selling …