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Pornhub launches its own VPN

Pornhub is launching its own VPN service today with free and unlimited bandwidth. The VPN is supposed to help users avoid ISP throttling and geographic limitations. It’s also designed to let users transmit data anonymously without saving or collecting any of that data.<p>To get started, you download …

VPNs

Lemon-Pepper Chicken and Spiked Lemonade: A Summer Cookout Menu from B’s Cracklin’ BBQ

7 killer summer grilling recipes from Bryan Furman, Georgia’s new king of barbecue.<p>Bryan Furman opened B’s Cracklin’ BBQ in Savannah in 2014, bringing in homemade barbecue for his coworkers and catering events in the humid, sleepy town. After a devastating fire and with support from the community, …

Cooking

Pluralsight prices its IPO at $15 per share, raising over $300M

Pluralsight priced the shares in its IPO at $15 this afternoon, above its previously set target range of between $12 and $14, and will raise as much as $357 million ahead of its public debut tomorrow morning.<p>Pluralsight offers software development courses, specifically ones targeting employees that …

Venture Capital

19 Books These Top Executives Say Showed Them the Way to the Top

Here's a pile of books recommended by high achievers.<p>It's all about efficiency: The most successful people are students who watch and learn from others who have already carved a path to the top. Here's a pile of books recommended by high achievers.<p>1. <i>The Power of One</i> by Bryce Courtenay<p>"[It's] a …

Waste Management

The gorgeous Studio Ghibli-style art of Ni No Kuni II

From the game to your wall<p>A large part of the appeal of the <i>Ni No Kun</i>i series is how the games look: it’s like you’re wandering around inside a lush Studio Ghibli animated film while playing a fantastical role-playing game. That was certainly true of the recent <i>Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom</i> — this …

Anime

Google Lowers The Artificial Intelligence Bar With Complete DIY Kits

Last year, Google released an artificial intelligence kit aimed at makers, with two different flavors: Vision to recognize people and objections, and …

Artificial Intelligence

Government-Funded 'Am I Stoned?' Marijuana App Tells You: You're Stoned

If you have to ask...<p>If you’ve ever wondered how stoned you are, take comfort in the fact that you’re not alone: Government officials are wondering …

Cannabis

Is U.S. economy prepared for oil prices at $70 a barrel?

Oil prices are headed toward $70 a barrel, a weight on the U.S. economy that is bearable for now but could pose trouble if prices keep climbing.<p>The …

I built my net worth to over $500,000 in 4 years — here are the 10 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

1/<p>1. Make a budget and track your spending<p>Sean Gallup/Getty Images<p>Tracking your spending and creating a budget is a must. Most people don't know …

EverCam is a wire-free security cam with a battery that lasts a year

Nowadays, installing a home security system is so easy and affordable that more and more people are setting up cameras inside and around their homes. …

3 Ways an Entrepreneur Can Build a Brand That Lasts Centuries

Roe McFarlane, chief digital officer of Follett Corporation, shares 3 ways an entrepreneur can create a long-standing, respected brand.<p>Brand building is a hard topic to talk about in the age of digital. In many respects, brand loyalty is dying, and customers are flocking to companies that offer the …

The 15 Best Whiskey Bars in Atlanta

There’s no shortage of whiskey and Scotch in bars around metro Atlanta. Some bars carry extensive whiskey collections ranging from American and Canadian to Scotch, Irish, and Japanese selections. Still others focus their offerings on small, independent distilleries based stateside and abroad. This …

In Best Buy deal, Amazon acknowledges you sometimes need to touch things to buy

BELLEVUE, Wash. – Amazon has built its brand as a digital marketplace, but it’s increasingly clear that it also needs a big physical presence to sell the devices that will further knit customers into the Amazon ecosystem.<p>A deal announced Wednesday that Best Buy will exclusively sell Amazon …

Televisions

We're at beginning stages of new bull market: Investment expert

There is a "solid economic foundation" in place that will support higher stock prices across the globe for the next three to five years, investment …

Stock Markets

FDA Briefing Hints at First U.S. Government-Approved Marijuana-Derived Drug

Big pharma's getting in on the medical marijuana game.<p>Medical marijuana advocates and patients sing the plant’s praises for its ability to help …

Move Over, Avocado — Meet the Next Super Fruit

When Israeli horticulturist Yossi Zaphrir first started experimenting with pitaya (aka dragon fruit) back in 1990, people often told him the …

Why Apple Should Feel Threatened By Fossil Smartwatch.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) With around 57 percent growth in smartwatch sales, Apple now dominates the smartwatch industry. From its 11.3 million shipments in …

You Will Have Heart Eyes for These Easy Salmon Recipes

Garlicky Parmesan Salmon Asparagus

Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 2 cloves garlic , minced<br>• 1 teaspoon lemon zest<br>• 2 tablespoons lemon juice<br>• 3/4 teaspoons salt , divided<br>• 1/2 teaspoon …

72-Hour Sous-Vide Short Ribs Recipe

"Sous-vide cooking works its magic on a lot of foods, but short ribs yield some of the most dramatic results I've seen. In traditional recipes, the …

The Best Way to Identify Good-Quality Honey

Finding quality honey at the grocery store can be a sticky business, and not in a delicious, gooey way either.<p>Natural honey can be expensive and …

Sheet Pan Pancake Recipes That Will Feed a Crowd

1<p>Buttermilk<p>Serve everyone at the table a warm stack of pancakes all at once. We’ve made the breakfast favorite hassle-free by baking the batter in a …

How to start a business with less than $1,000, according to two certified hustlers

There's no shortage of ways to make money online.<p>As a reporter at CNBC Make It, I've covered some of the most incredible — including a 28-year-old …

Entrepreneurship

11 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX, Tesla, and other larger-than-life tech companies, somehow also seems to find time to read.<p>Musk says that reading books — from epic works of fantasy like the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy to complex how-to books on building rockets — is crucial to helping him achieve …

Elon Musk

50 states: 50 grilled cheese sandwiches

Today is a celebration of one of America’s most iconic comfort foods, it's Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day. At its core, grilled cheese is an incredibly simple creation — take some cheese, put it between two slices of bread and heat it up. Of course, restaurants around the country are taking grilled …

grilled cheese

The Best Fried Chicken in Every State

According to Yelp, even states outside the South have good fried chicken.<p>In the South, good fried chicken isn’t hard to find. Sometimes the best …

Texas

41 Useful AF Products That'll Captivate Every Practical Person

I like to consider myself a minimalist (or an aspiring one, anyway), but I'm also regularly finding and writing about products that'll fascinate …

Shopping

How to lose weight if you're addicted to food, according to a cognitive scientist who struggled for years

Susan Peirce Thompson struggled for decades to lose weight. She tried everything, from diet books and rigid workout regimens to running a marathon. She even considered having a gastric bypass, an intensive surgery that can involve months of counseling and preparation.<p>Somewhere along the way, she …

Nutrition

Seasoning your cast iron pan isn’t enough

You season and reseason for a reason.<p>Cast iron is strange mixture of incredibly durable and unusually delicate—especially for a cooking implement. The metal is physically sturdy, but also highly reactive, which means even a droplet of water sitting in your cast iron pan can leave a rust spot. To …

Particles

This Healthy Kung Pao Chicken Comes Together in 20 Minutes

Looking for an easy dinner that really packs a punch? Kung pao chicken is your best bet. But before you place an order at your local takeout joint, …

Food