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Free online Android programming course starting next month

An online university will start a free online Android programming course next month, offering interested applicants the first notions needed to create apps for smartphones and tablets running Google’s mobile operating system.<p>Spotted by a <i>reddit</i> user, the eight-week long course offered by the …

21 Unexpected Ways To Relieve Pain

When you're ailing, you'll try anything — even a nature hack. The worst thing that could happen is you end up reeking of raw garlic.

Are Your Speaking Skills & Presentations Optimized? Here are 20 Plus Tips

What does it mean to “optimize” your presentations? Keywords in your speech? Including your Twitter handle on all slides? Repurposing the slide …

A Tiger Can’t Change Its Stripes: Three Reasons Why Vendors Can’t Do Both Legacy and Cloud

Whether you call enterprise software sexy, cool or still super nerdy, there is no denying that this space is hot. There’s no shortage of headlines, …

Email Is Crushing Twitter, Facebook for Selling Stuff Online

In 2013, no company can expect to be taken seriously if it's not on Facebook or Twitter. An endless stream (no pun intended) of advice from marketing …

Hearst Magazines

Veggie Crack

This Mexican-inspired salad made with black beans, corn, red peppers and avocado in a lime cilantro vinaigrette is the most popular recipe on my website and has been pinned over 650,000 times on Pinterest. It is often referred to as "veggie crack" because it so addictive.<p>It's one of my go-to dishes …

Doctors perform thousands of unnecessary surgeries

A USA TODAY study found that tens of thousands of times each year, patients undergo surgery they don't need.<p>Jonathan Stelly was 22, a semi-pro baseball player aiming for the big leagues, when a fainting spell sent him to his cardiologist for tests. The doctor's office called afterward with shocking …

Pimento Cheese-Style Hummus

<i>Cashews, pimentos, and nutritional yeast turn ordinary hummus into a delicious vegan pimento cheese.</i><p>Years ago, I was making red pepper hummus at my …

Hearst Magazines

The Future Of Technology Isn’t Mobile, It’s Contextual

Next up: Machines that understand you and everything you care about, anticipate your behavior and emotions, absorb your social graph, interpret your intentions, and make life, um, “easier.”<p>You’re walking home alone on a quiet street. You hear footsteps approaching quickly from behind. It’s …

Father’s Day: Tips My Dad Says 2.0

A few years ago we solicited input from our staff and the MAKE community for little nuggets of fatherly advice. It’s a great list. Here’s a PDF of it so you can print it out and hang it above your tool bench or put it in your maker’s notebook. But the thing about dads is they’ve alway good more …

New customized sewing room cutting table

<b>Materials:</b> 3 (2 x 2) Expedit Shelves, 7 Capita Legs, Wood Screws, Pressed Board 79 x 118 cm, Butcher Block 100 x 140 cm, Sand Paper, 10 L-Brackets, …

Grilled Romaine Lettuce Salad with Blue Cheese and Bacon

Heat bacon in a 12" skillet over medium heat, and cook, turning once, until crisp and fat is rendered, about 10 minutes. Transfer bacon to a plate, …

8 Ways to Be Re-Inspired at Work | Inc.com

Doing the same thing day in and day out can grow tedious and make you feel stagnant. Often you may feel in a rut. Even entrepreneurs get bored and lose the spark they had with what was once an exciting adventure.<p>Well, just because the thrill is gone doesn't mean you have to quit and move on. There …

6 Manly Rib Recipes for Father's Day

On Father’s Day, don’t futz around grilling wimpy hot dogs and sad frozen burger patties. Show Dad you care by presenting him with slabs of ribs …

How to Make Sloppy Joes

to Make Sloppy Joes<p>1<p><b>Cook the meat in a large saucepan over medium heat.</b> Make sure all the meat is cooked thoroughly. Drain all the grease and fat out …

How to Buy a Car

Finding and buying a perfect car is not an easy task. There are many decisions to make and factors to take into account, not to mention the rainbow …

Vegetarian Recipes for Memorial Day

Everyone should eat together -- that's what cooking and sharing a meal is all about. So, here are our suggestions for a few fun things to grill or …

Do it Yourself Home Improvement: Home Repair | The Family Handyman

Build This Double-Duty Pub Shed in Your Backyard<p>The bar and covered patio area of this shed make it a perfect place to entertain or just hang out. …

Stuff You Should Probably Definitely Make For SUMMER.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 25, 2013 27<p>With this weekend marking the unofficial start of summer (says me), maybe you’re looking for some delicious warm weather …

How Content Marketing Builds Your Business

If you’re interested in marketing your business online (and who isn’t at this point?), you can’t escape hearing about content marketing. It’s …

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Google’s Matt Cutts announced today the release of its latest major algorithmic update: Penguin 2.0. Earlier this week, Matt mentioned on This Week …

An Interview With The Most Powerful Woman In Health Care

Judy Faulkner might not be a household name yet, but in the health care industry, she’s simply known as Judy. She is the founder and chief executive officer of Epic Systems, a privately-held $1.5 billion (2012 revenue) company that sells electronic health records—a position that makes her one of …

How To: Build A Custom Pergola For Your Backyard

During the summer months, the backyard is where we spend most of our time. I've been obsessing over gazebos and pergolas lately, and stumbled upon a …

12 Awesome Concrete and Cinder Block Outdoor DIY Projects!

Concrete, cement, and cinder block are all pretty mundane building materials. But with some creativity and elbow grease, you can put them to work …