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20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

Cooking

Krav Maga Technique of the Month: Defending a Two-Handed Overhead Chair or Stool-Type Attack | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is an excerpt from krav maga expert David Kahn’s book</i> Krav Maga Weapon Defenses.<p>Welcome back to another installment of the Krav …

What an Antarctic Expedition Can Teach You About What’s Truly Valuable | The Art of Manliness

<i>“Do you hear that? We’ll none of us get back to our homes again.”</i><p>Tom McLeod, member of the 1914 Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, stood anxiously …

Amazon cloud watcher Newvem now watches Azure too

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Newvem made its name monitoring your Amazon(s amzn) Web Services workloads and recommending where you can extract savings with …

Securing the Internet of Things | The Network | The Network

First, the good news: The Internet of Things is here, and with it vast quantities of convenience, pleasure and benefits. And the bad news? The Internet of Things is here, and with it a variety of security concerns.<p>Apparently, both types of news are true. On the upside, things like pervasive sensor …

Measure All the Things! Introducing the New Relic Platform

As a developer, you understand just how complex an application stack can be. Depending on the environment, there can be hundreds of critical …

VMware to take on Splunk in managing log data big and small

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Jordan Novet<p>Riding on a successful public offering, Splunk (s splk) is doing well for itself as it manages logs and …

Amazon's $600 Million CIA Deal Really Is For A Game-Changing 'Private' Cloud

If the project proceeds as planned, that would be a game-changer in the fledgling $131 billion cloud computing market.<p>To recap: In March, news broke that Amazon won a massive contract with the CIA but the details were sketchy. Amazon and the CIA were tight-lipped.<p>AWS is the largest "public" cloud …

Cloud Computing

Developers: New Relic gives you insights into your complex systems If you ar...

<b>Developers: New Relic gives you insights into your complex systems</b><p>If you are building a complex web system, you need to have monitoring. In other …

Hybrid Monitoring | Google Cloud Platform

Monitoring, logging & diagnostics<p>Google Stackdriver provides powerful monitoring, logging, and diagnostics. It equips you with insight into the …

Forget IaaS vs. PaaS: Devs Adopting Cloud Services Now

I get a lot of questions about the best way for developers to move to the cloud. That’s a good thing, because trying to forklift your existing …

Gartner Says the Road to Increased Enterprise Cloud Usage Will Largely Run Through Tactical Business Solutions Addressing Specific Issues

Press Release<p>STAMFORD, Conn., August 29, 2013 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says the Road to Increased Enterprise Cloud Usage Will Largely Run …

How to Drive a Stick Shift | The Art of Manliness

I can still remember the day I learned how to drive a stick shift. My dad and I were looking for a car for my sixteenth birthday. I had my eye on a …

7 Tips to Make Your Photos Stand Out

Sometimes very small changes can have huge effects. This is especially true for photography, and this article will share seven of the most powerful …

Going manual

<i>Three controls. Take control of the two that normally get delegated.</i><p>Following on from yesterday’s less is more article, I wanted to spend a bit more …

A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: One of our commenters, Brandon Beeson, was kind enough to put this into a Google Doc as a checklist. Click here to access that document</i>. <i>Feel</i> …

How to Parallel Park | The Art of Manliness

Picture this scenario.<p>It’s Friday night and Mr. Suburbia is driving downtown to the big city with Judy on a first date to catch a 7PM off-Broadway …

The Surreal Landscape: Long Exposure Photography

Long exposure photography is different. It demands patience, an appreciation of beautiful light and a deep understanding of composition.

3 Weird Things Breakfast Does To Your Brain

The day’s purportedly most important meal is more than meets the eye: science shows that the <b>when</b> and <b>what</b> of your breakfast transforms how your mind works the rest of the day.<p>How so? As a new paper published in the <i>Frontiers of Human Neuroscience</i> argues, breaking your fast is a many-faceted thing. …

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Adventures of a Serial Trespasser

Bradley Garrett, a photographer and researcher with a background in anthropology and archeology, has spent the past five years of his life exploring hidden and forgotten parts of cities all over the world. Sneaking into sewers and bunkers, through metro tunnels and up skyscrapers, Garrett calls his …