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How Seniors Can Enjoy Retirement Without Overspending

Retirement is supposed to be a time to kick back and relax. Yet, according to a <b>study</b> conducted by the Employee Benefit Research Institute, more …

How to use Apple’s new Shortcuts app

Apple has made its new Shortcuts app available for beta testing, and over the weekend I took a look. Shortcuts is Apple’s new automation app for iOS 12, which integrates with Siri and lets you build all kinds of amazing automated workflows, from shutting your house down when you go to sleep, to …

This Chicken Piccata Will Be a Family Favorite — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

APFS Bug in macOS High Sierra Can Cause Data Loss When Writing to Disk Images

Apple's APFS file system included in macOS High Sierra suffers from a disk image vulnerability that in certain circumstances can lead to data loss, according to the creator of Carbon Copy Cloner.<p>In a blog post last Thursday, software developer Mike Bombich explained that he had uncovered the data …

How Does ‘Willful Sinning’ Threaten My Salvation?

All sin involves a conscious choice. But continuing to sin deliberately — with eagerness and persistence — will destroy the soul.Listen Now

Theology

Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder

<i>So hearty, cozy and creamy – perfect for those cold nights! And it’s made right in your pressure cooker so effortlessly! It’s comfort food at it’s</i> …

8 Sophisticated Italian Pasta Recipes

So what if Wednesday night has always been spaghetti night—how about showing bucatini and cavatelli some love? These stepped-up (but still easy!) …

Italian Food

The Secret to Juicy Shrimp

Step 1. Soak shrimp in brine.<p>Soak quickly in brine to keep lean seafood moist as it cooks and season it throughout. A solution of 1 tablespoon kosher …

How to Remove a Credit Card From an iPhone Completely

- Feb 18, 2018<p>For most iPhone users, having their credit card details saved on their device is inevitable. The benefits seam to outweigh the risks …

All the Things We've Learned About the Instant Pot

We've been using and writing about the Instant Pot for years now (since 2015!) and man have we learned a lot. Aside from just general usage (<i>what's</i> …

How to Protect Your Home Router from Attacks

A comprehensive guide for choosing and setting up secure Wi-Fi.<p>Your router, that box sitting in a corner of your house giving you internet access, is in many ways more important than your laptop or mobile phone. It might not store any of your personal information directly, but sensitive data passes …

Conquering Your Camera Settings in Landscape Photography

Understanding basic camera settings is important so that you know how to react in different conditions such as varying light, moving subjects, or to …

Change these settings to save data when you travel [Tech Travel Tips]

Your mobile data plan takes a hammering when you travel. All the stuff you usually do while sitting in bed using your home Wi-Fi — like reading <i>Cult of Mac</i> and viewing cute capybara GIFs — will eat through your monthly allowance. And that’s before you get to the extra use of maps and Google to find …

These Are the Only Waterproof Speakers You Need to Know About

Here's how you bring the party with you this summer.<p>When the temps are soaring in the summer, we’re all headed to the pool or beach to cool off. The …

FBI warns parents about the risks of using internet-connected toys

Taking a cautious approach to the upcoming deluge of smart toys hitting store shelves for the holiday shopping season, the FBI has issued a public …

$25 Raspberry Pi challenger is faster, runs Android Nougat, supports 4K video

Le Potato is yet another board that appears to outstrip the Pi 3's performance.<p>Another tiny, low-cost computer has emerged to challenge the Raspberry …

pi-topPULSE Adds Alexa Support To Raspberry Pi Mini PC

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts may be interested in a new piece of Pi hardware that has been created called the pi-topPULSE which easily adds a number of …

Alexa? HomeKit? Google Home? These gizmos work with all three

Recipe: cheddar roasted potatoes

<i>Serves 6</i><p>These potatoes are a perfect side dish. Toss, roast, and eat garnished with chives and sour cream: all the flavors of twice-baked potatoes …

These Whiskey Chocolate Truffles Are Perfect for St. Patrick's Day (or Any Day)

<i>Baking enthusiast Sally McKenney Quinn is the author of the popular blog and cookbook</i> Sally’s Baking Addiction <i>as well as a food blogger for</i> …

Dessert

Taste Beyond The Tongue

29 Pressure Cooker Recipes for Quicker, Easier Dinners

Life is a little crazy right now, and I don't have quite as much time to spend in the kitchen as I might like. Fortunately, I have a secret weapon that I can turn to when I want to make awesome food with minimal effort: a pressure cooker. There's a reason that these things have become an object of …

Cooking

Bruce Springsteen to Release New Song

The iconic rocker will release a proper version of "High Hopes," originally included on his 1995 EP "Blood Brothers," next Monday.<p><b>Bruce Springsteen</b> …

Overview: Apple Updates iLife and iWork Apps, Makes Them Free for New Customers – MacStories

Perhaps today's most interesting announcements weren't new iPads or Macs, but Apple's range of software. It's been a while since the iWork suite of apps have received updates on the desktop, and iLife apps such as iPhoto, iMovie, and GarageBand looked outdated as soon as iOS 7 arrived on iOS …

Pin Apps to Your Mac's Finder Toolbar for Shortcuts Galore

It's easy to add an app to the toolbar for quick access in Finder. Simply find it, hold down Command (⌘) and drag it up to the toolbar. Voila! You've …

MTV app takes on Shazam, Ticketmaster, Vevo in one

MTV, long ago the go-to place for music videos, has launched a music app that takes on elements of Shazam, Ticketmaster and Vevo.<p>The MTV Artists app, released Thursday, is the latest the Viacom network has rolled out after revamping the app infrastructure for all the Viacom music channels. It …

Google Maps for iOS updated with improved hotel search, tweaked transit directions

The Google Maps app for iPhone and iPad has been updated with a few changes to the hotel search feature and transit directions. When searching for a hotel, the app now presents some sponsored rates (ads, basically—but useful ones). You can also quickly access a map from the transit directions …

3 Free Personal Finance Apps to Help You Manage Your Money

In lean times like these, it's important to get your personal finances under control. But creating a detailed budget and having the discipline and diligence to stick to it is often easier said than done. Thankfully there are plenty of apps available that can help you not only track your income and …

Personal Finance

Google Quickoffice App Now Free for Everyone

Last week, Apple announced that it would be making its iWork for iOS suite available free of charge for new iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Now, …