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The Food Lab's Complete Guide to Pan-Seared Steaks

GalleryThe Food Lab's Complete Guide to Pan-Seared Steaks<p>Summers are made for the grill, but what's a steak lover to do when the weather's too cold and wet to light the suckers up? <b>Just cook them indoors</b>. Indeed, pan-seared steaks have several distinct advantages over grilled steaks—enough that …

Creative Wedding Centerpiece Pictures from Our Facebook Users

Photos (clockwise from top left): Courtesy of Stephanie Frady, Mallarie Cash, Marina Zurcher, Trish Tawfik<p>When it comes to your wedding centerpieces, remember to inject a little personality and creativity. So much of your wedding is focused on your style and taste that it's more than okay to think …

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Floral Wedding Invitations

What's old is new again — particularly when it comes to wedding invitations. While there are lots of cool trends emerging in wedding stationery (watercolors, geometric designs, and metallic touches) a long-time bridal favorite is experiencing a resurgence: Timeless and ultra-romantic, the floral …

Looking at the CNE’s mouthwatering options

TORONTO<p>Nothing says Canadian National Exhibition like unusual chow to tantalize the taste buds.<p>For its 136th running, the CNE is dishing out an array …

Best adult apps for Android

If you're reading this, chances are you have an awesome pocket computer running Android at your disposal. Today's Android phones and tablets can …

Cute Photo Shoots With Guinea Pigs by Megan van der Elst

Megan van der Elst is a young Dutch photographer whose pet guinea pet, Booboo, has become the star model of her photos. “I love to take pictures of …

Pets

Ten Amazing Small Wild Cats

The little, spotted cat <i>Leopardus guttulus</i> doesn’t have a common name yet. That’s because researchers didn’t even know this species existed until last …

Cute

10 Abs Workouts in 10 Days

<i>Sun’s out, guns out!</i> Summer is upon us and that means that we will have plenty of opportunities to put your physique on display. Depending on the …

Exercise

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

The 36 Best Liquors For Father's Day

Put down the tie, dude, and forget the box of golf balls. Your father can buy that stuff himself. But a fine spirit is always a great gift—and an unexpected one. Not only will your dad think of you every time he reaches for the bottle, but it’s also something you two can enjoy together. So this …

Ferrari Plus Italian Roads Equals 'Drive Your Dream' Tour

Follow Antony<p>What's your idea of the perfect driving experience? A trip down Route 66 in an old Cadillac, perhaps? Tackling a Japanese canyon road in …

Roads

Popcorn Time Is Like Netflix For Pirated Content

Think of Popcorn Time like Netflix, just with movies worth watching. Find a title and click “Watch It Now”. That’s it.<p>The media catalog is impressive. Everything from first run movies to classics like Hook are available to watch. Frozen, American Hustle, Gravity — even Delivery Man if you’re a …

This Robot Gives High-Beaming Drivers A Taste Of Their Own Medicine

Don't actually build it. Bad idea. But, you know, it exists.<p>It happens. You're on the road, at night, maybe you're in the left lane, and a driver screeches up behind you, tailgating, high-beams flashing, to coax you into the other lane. What if you could get sweet, bright revenge?<p>Well, here is your …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining

Apps of the Week: Jelly, Click UI, TowerMadness 2 and more!

A great list of games, tools and themes to get you through the weekend<p>Saturday afternoon often brings many great things — one of which is our Apps of …

Apps

CES 2014: The coolest gadgets so far

CES showcases Panasonic's new hair dryer, Paris company's smartphone-controlled drones<p>The annual Consumer Electronics Show officially kicks off in …

The 10 Most-Underrated Movies of 2013

The final days of the old year and the first days of the new one are typically devoted to parsing the best and worst films, music, television series …

Reverse Pyramid Training - 3 Amazing Benefits

In this post we’re going to be talking about the most effective training method to gaining jaw dropping strength and building more muscle: reverse …

Exercise

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Comic Book Easter Eggs Archive!

Here is an archive of all the Comic Book Easter Eggs that we’ve featured so far! Check them all out! They’re posted in chronological order, so the …

5: Chamberlain Garage Power Station

When we first saw the Chamberlain Garage Power Station, we knew it belonged in our Holiday Giveaway. It combines an LED light, a PSI gauge, a power outlet and a 100 PSI inflator! Mount it in your garage for convenience like you've never known before. Retail value is $129. Good luck!<p><b>Giveaway 1:</b></b> …

5 Exercises to Work Your Abs to Exhaustion

Will this year’s worst-performing stocks be next year’s darlings?

Can one year's losers become winners? We explored this theory early this year, looking at the worst-performing stocks in the major indexes of both the United States and Canada. The idea was that these dogs would actually outperform the market in January – and perhaps even for the year.<p>Well, the …

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Custom Hoodie Designs Based on Comic Book Heroes and Antiheroes

Artist seventhirtytwo has created a badass series of custom hoodie designs that are based on a comic book heroes and anitheroes. You can view his …

Crazy Hack Stops Anyone Else From Seeing Your PC Screen

We've all been there. Whether you're down the K-Pop rabbit hole on YouTube or playing games at work, someone walks in and sees your screen, sees you …

Discussion: What should be done to regulate the towing industry?

Columnist <b>Peter Cheney</b>, Abrams Towing owner <b>Joey Gagne</b>, <b>Doug Nelson</b> from the Provincial Towing Association (Ontario) and <b>Jerry Ouellette</b> - MPP Oshawa, author of private member's bill to regulate towing industry, discussed the state of the tow-truck scene in the archive box below.<p>You can also click here …

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