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Recipes Keepin' It Simple with Five (or Fewer) Ingredients

Your relationships may be complicated, but your recipes don't have to be.<p>You've got the recipe open on your kitchen counter as you take a deep dive into your pantry for dried Turkish figs, whole mustard seeds, and do you even own a mortar and pestle? Life has gotten so complicated. Recipes have …

How to make homemade doughnuts

You don't have to be Homer Simpson to swoon over a doughnut. But no matter how wonderful they appear, it's hard to find a store-bought doughnut that compares with homemade.<p>And believe it or not, they're really not hard to make.<p><b>Devil's food doughnuts</b><p>Total time: About 1 hour<br>Servings: Makes about 1 …

No Reserve: 1978 Fiat X1/9 Limited Edition

This 178 Fiat X1/9 (VIN 128AS0094275) is number 1141 of an unknown number of 1978-only Limited Edition models, which were the very last models sold …

Grilled Watermelon, Tomato, and Goat Cheese Salad

Award-winning chef John Besh shares his recipe for a refreshing summer side.<p>"The hotter the grill, the better the marks on the watermelon slices. I like to brush spicy pepper-jelly vinaigrette over the melon before it's grilled — the sugars caramelize quickly, imparting the incredible flavor."</i> …

Watermelon

Smithsonian Kickstarter To Save Neil Armstrong's Suit Is Fully Funded

Spacesuit crowd-funding succeeds. Now it's on to Alan Shepard's outfit.<p>The Smithsonian Institute's first ever Kickstarter was a rousing success, exceeding its goal of $500,000. The money will go to restore Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 space suit so the fragile artifact can be displayed at the …

Microsoft launches Windows 10: Here's what that means

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system debuts Wednesday, as the longtime leader in PC software struggles to carve out a new …

This Petite Cottage Will Totally Sell You on Downsizing

The interior is effortlessly glowing — and anything but claustrophobic.<p>If there was ever a place that proved that small-space living doesn't need to feel like a sacrifice, it's the "Oceanside Retreat," from the designers at Creative Cottages. Sure, the one-bedroom, one-bath abode might be a …

Small Spaces

Breakup app delivers the ugly truth so you don't have to

Let's face it, breaking up with someone is a messy, awkward, business. But, good news: Now you can end your relationship the lazy way with an app …

Apps

These Are The Best Fitness Trackers

After 60 hours of research and 10 days of testing, The Wirecutter determined which fitness trackers were the best for most people.<p>If you're looking for the best way to track your activity and exercise, the $150 Fitbit Charge HR is the fitness tracker we'd recommend for most people. According to our …

Fitness Technology

What Exactly Is A Coffee Bloom, Anyway?

Spring is here. Get your bloom on.<p>Whether you're a coffee addict or just a casual drinker, you've probably heard the term "coffee bloom" at some point. Most likely, if you were in the presence of a holier-than-thou barista or a serious coffee snob, you weren't only subjected to this jargon. You …

Coffee

3 cool things about Gmail 4.0 for iOS

For any Gmail user who owns an iPhone or iPad, there's a decision to be made: Use Apple's stock Mail app, or switch to Google's Gmail app?<p>If you've been on the fence, this may swing the pendulum toward the latter: Gmail 4.0 for iOS brings three welcome new features to iPhones and iPads, most of …

Parent Co. Launches A Private Social Network For Families, Acquires Parenting App Notabli

A new company called Parent Co. is launching today, backed by $1.8 million in angel funding, with the goal of creating a line of digital products designed to meet the needs of modern parents. To kick off its launch, the company is also announcing its acquisition of Notabli, a private, social …

Social Media

Lost keys? KeyMe has the app for that

I'll never forget the moment I swore I'd never lose my keys again: Heavy snowfall and a freezing cold night in upstate New York, and I'm locked out of my Ford Escort with its the engine running and my house keys dangling from the ignition.<p>I haven't kept my word -- I still lose my keys from time to …

GoPro custom streaming channel gets a big boost with Roku deal

GoPro's content partnerships have come in more of a slow trickle than a deluge.<p>An in-flight entertainment channel on Virgin America kicked things off in October 2013. That was followed by channel apps for Microsoft's Xbox 360 and Xbox One entertainment systems in January 2014, and an LG Smart TV …

Super Bowl XLIX Car Ads: The Best, the Worst, and the WTF

Last year, 16 car commercials ran during the Super Bowl. This year, as of a few days ago, only nine were scheduled. Traditional heavy hitters like Ford and Audi decided not to participate for a number of reasons, ranging from strong sales (2014 was a great year for car sales, and January volume was …

Go behind the scenes of the Pac-Man Super Bowl ad

It's not easy to turn a regular guy who just wants a beer into a human Pac-Man, but Anheuser-Busch did just that in its Bud Light ad for Sunday's Super Bowl.<p>In this behind-the-scenes video, marketing directors from two companies that helped out -- Bandai Namco Games and Energy BBDO -- talk about …

Microsoft's HoloLens explained: How it works and why it's different

Microsoft has a vision for the future, and it involves terms and technology straight out of science fiction.<p>But are we actually glimpsing that future? Yes and no.<p>Microsoft's HoloLens, which the company unveiled at its Redmond, Wash., headquarters on Wednesday, is a sleek, flashy headset with …

Google Maps for Android has a VR mode, thanks to Google Cardboard

Cardboard, Google’s virtual reality hobby that first launched as a kind of gag gift at its developers conference this year, has been making strides …

Ferrari at the Crossroads

Following a 23-year reign that elevated Ferrari from a decaying Italian sports car company to one of the brightest constellations in the automotive firmament, Ferrari Chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo was forced to step down in September after clashing with Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Ferrari’s …

Before & After: An IKEA Dresser Transformed Into an Apothecary Cabinet

A simple, inexpensive dresser gets an upscale makeover.<p>Thrifty and Chic via Hometalk<p><i>We're big fans of hometalk, the social network for home and garden lovers, so we're excited to share one of our favorite posts today. Check out the amazing reveal and make sure to check out the site for more great</i> …

IKEA

33 Gifts The iPhone Addict In Your Life Will Want

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Shopping

32 of the Best Gifts for the Men in Your Life

Psst ... pick up a few things for yourself while you're at it.<p>Even though you like to joke that he couldn't shop for himself if his life depended on it, you still want to get him something for his birthday, Father's Day, or the holidays that shows how well you know the guy. These smart ideas will …

Why You Should Make Your Own Granola

For more flavor, go beyond the bag<p>There’s a long list of foods that always taste better when you make them yourself compared to when you buy them at the store: apple pie, pasta, pickles, and so on.But it’s not until you make the recipe below that you realize granola should be on that list. Homemade …

Chevrolet Plans to Offer Z06 Parts for C7 Stingrays

A smokin’ value with a base MSRP of less than $55K, the C7 Chevrolet Corvette is one of our favorite<p>sports carscars extant regardless of class or cost. And of course, the Corvette range is about to get even better with the addition of the world-beating Z06.<p>And that’s not just for its power boost …

How a Few Professionals Use Up Leftover Candy

<i>In our Phone a Friend column, we'll be asking some of our friends around the food world about how they cook and eat. And we want you to join the conversation, too.</i><p><i>Today: We know you have a bag of candy hanging around. Try getting creative with it, won't you?</i><p>We all love the sugar high that is …

Drugstore

Shopper’s Diary: Spirit of the Bees with Caledonia’s Raw-Honey Liquor

It all began on the Vermont-Quebec border, with a 12-year-old boy and his first hive. Decades later with Caledonia Spirits, Todd Hardie’s work is …

Caledonia