Erin Reidy

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Capitalism is unfolding exactly as Karl Marx predicted

One hundred and sixty years ago, at a time when the light bulb was not yet invented, Karl Marx predicted that robots would replace humans in the workplace.<p>“[O]nce adopted into the production process of capital, the means of labor passes through different metamorphoses, whose culmination is the …

Globalization

In an exclusive extract from his new cookbook Made at Home, Giorgio Locatelli suggests four classic store-cupboard pasta dishes that will never fail<p>These spaghettis are not just convenient, quick and easy dishes; they can also be seductively brilliant, a perfect example of how a dish can be so much …

Schadenfreude

New Metro Park will feature boating, rock climbing

An urban landscape is about to undergo a big transformation.<p>The site, located at a quarry site near Marble Cliff, will soon be the home of the next …

This Study is Forcing Scientists to Rethink the Human Genome

The more data, the better, right? When it comes to genetics, it turns out that might not be the case.<p>As both genetic sequencing has gotten cheaper …

The Secret to Keeping Your Goals When You Have Zero Willpower

Don't worry, this is not another New Year's resolutions how-to article. This is a beautiful challenge to be accepted, a desperate call to action, and …

17 Cheesy Slow-Cooker Casseroles Your Dinner Rotation Needs

Slow-cooker casseroles are a guaranteed dinnertime win, especially cheesy slow-cooker casseroles. For those times when you want nothing more than …

Crockpot Chicken Alfredo Pasta with Broccoli

Special thanks to Prego® for sponsoring this post! As always, all opinions are my own.<i>A delicious and creamy slow cooked chicken alfredo with pasta</i> …

10 Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes That Make Us Want To Stay In

Cooking poultry <i>can</i> be boring. And when you've reached your limit on baked chicken breasts and breaded thighs, where's a jaded chicken chef to turn? …

Cooking

25 things to eat before you die – the ultimate foodie bucket list

The World's 50 Best Restaurants have been announced, highlighting the best fine dining establishments on the planet. But for those on a budget, this list is pretty had to beat...<p>1. Fresh coconuts, St Lucia<p>Coconuts’ nutrient-rich water is best slurped straight from the fruit itself. On a St Lucia …

This Is the Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipe on Pinterest

It's been saved almost 600,000 times.<p>When you think of slow cooker recipes you probably imagine pulled pork, stews and other kinds of soup, right? Turns out the most popular one on Pinterest right now isn't any of those things. In fact, it's something much closer to a dish you'd order at Chipotle — …

Cooking

Slow Cookers Are the Breakfast Tool You Never Knew You Needed

You really should use your slow cooker more often, especially for making breakfast. I’m not talking to the slow cooker addicts out there, the ones …

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status | Inc.com

<i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann, writer who abandoned a career in law, on Quora:</b><p>For anyone who wants to attain the vaunted …

Literature

Recover Deleted Data from iPad and iPhone Without Backup

<b>SPONSORED POST</b><p>How to <b>recover</b> <b>deleted</b> <b>photos, videos, messages, WhatsApp, notes from iP</b><b>ad without backup</b><p>Our iPads hold so much data. From Music, photos, videos, contacts, text messages and so much more. As much as we like to store information on our iPads, we also inherently understand that the data …

5 Secret Codes That Unlock Hidden iPhone Features

It's time to get to know your phone better.<p>You might think you know everything about your<p>better halfiPhone, but you're wrong. There's a whole world of hidden features that can only be unlocked with secret codes. *GASP*<p>Excited? You should be. Here's what the features actually do.<p>1. Find out exactly …

Stone Age

Every new TV show of fall 2016, ranked

1<p><b>Debuts:</b> Sunday, October 9, at 10:30 pm on HBO<p>More<p>Issa Rae was a highly sought-after talent after the success of her 2011 webseries <i>The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl</i>, and her long-awaited new HBO series <i>Insecure</i> proves why. Co-created with Larry Wilmore, <i>Insecure</i> is a sharp comedy about a …

Why Apple Misses Steve Jobs More Than Ever

More than anything else, Apple misses its late founder because of a single quality.<p><i>Boring.</i><p>That's the word I'd use to describe Apple's keynote on Wednesday, where the technology giant announced the newest iteration of the iPhone, among a host of other incremental improvements.<p>As an avid Apple user …

The best ways to sell or trade in your Apple Watch

The Apple Watch Series 2 is finally here...and I have to admit, it looks pretty appealing with its waterproofing, built-in GPS and brighter screen. But before you jump on the preorder train, you might want to consider what you're going to do with your original Apple Watch. (After all, it's not the …

Smartwatches

On Being Fat

Sara Benincasa’s essay “Why Am I So Fat?” was one of our top five reads last week, and with good reason — it was honest and cutting in all the right …

The 'Final Five' Performs Their Greatest Stunt Yet By Pulling Taylor Swift Out Of Hiding

Loving them is red (white and blue).<p>Unless you’ve been living under a rock with Taylor Swift, you’re probably aware that the U.S. women’s gymnastics team absolutely dominated the team finals on Tuesday and left with Olympic gold medals.<p>Americans exploded with excitement for the “Final Five” while …

Elon Musk’s new solar roofing plan isn’t so new after all

Now that Tesla’s buyout of Solar City is looking like a done deal, the man who turned boring electric cars into sexy hot rods wants to shake up the …

Ryan Lochte realised too late what chlorine does to bleached hair

It seems no one told US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte what chlorine does to bleached hair.<p>The Olympic swimmer gave himself a striking blonde look, as a change from his usual brunette, at the end of July just before the Games.<p>When you bleach your hair, especially to the white colour Lochte chose, …

Rio Olympics: Russian Yulia Efimova asks why Phelps shouldn't be banned

Efimova has faced wide criticism stemming from prior doping offenses<p>Yulia Efimova, who became one of the most well-known Russian Olympians among …

Hope Solo calls Sweden 'bunch of cowards' after USA falter at Olympics

Hope Solo has had an interesting Olympics to put it mildly. Before the Games had even started she had alienated many people in the host country by posing with anti-mosquito gear, a reference to the problems Brazil is experiencing with the Zika virus.<p>That led to the USA goalkeeper being taunted with …

Hope Solo

The Scientific Explanation for Why Michael Phelps Can Still Win Gold Medals

There's no scientific reason why Michael Phelps couldn't come back for the 2020 Olympics.<p>At 31 years old, old man Michael Phelps became the oldest man to win a gold medal in an individual Olympics swimming event, giving those of us who are only slightly less old hope that our bodies are not yet …

Swimming

There's a mysterious object doing a crazy loop around our solar system, but scientists have no idea what it is

Astronomers have nicknamed it "Niku," which means "rebellious" in Chinese, because of the object's reckless behavior.<p>An international team of scientists discovered the object using the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System (Pan-STARRS) in Maui, Hawaii. The study announcing their …

Will new MacBooks finally make it easier to pick the perfect Apple laptop?

Now that invites for the October 27 Apple event have seen sent out, there's much speculation about what we will, and won't, see from a purported new generation of MacBook Pro laptops.<p>Thus far, the generally agreed-upon predictions -- as rounded up by Macrumors -- are:<p>New MacBook Pros with a …

Comment: Microsoft just demonstrated why Apple was right to stand up to the FBI

<i>Update: Steve Gibson has taken issue with the ‘golden key’ term used by Ars, arguing that it overplays the significance of the vulnerability.</i><p>I wrote an opinion piece predating the San Bernardino shootings on why Apple was right to stand firm on encryption even in the face of terrorist attacks, and …