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How to Make Sure You're Getting the Internet Speeds You're Paying For

It’s probably been a while since you signed up for internet service, but you should have an idea of how fast your plan is. If not, give your ISP a …

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I've Been to 26 Countries in Europe—These Are the 5 I Always Recommend

My first trip to Europe was a heady mix of excitement, nerves, and total awe. At 19, I wandered the streets of Le Marais wide-eyed, marveled at the …

Monty Python's 10 funniest sketches

As a Monty Python treasure-trove arrives on Netflix – including Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian and Monty Python's Flying Circus – it's the perfect moment to look back at 10 of the very best sketches from the masters of surreal comedy.<p>1. The Dead Parrot<p>Arguably the most famous, most …

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

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16 Optical Illusions Your Brain Will Refuse To See Correctly

"Wait, what?!" –Your brain<p><i>This post was translated from Japanese.</i>

5 Low-Effort Recipes for When You Don't Really Want to Cook

I'm currently going through one those phases where I do not feel like cooking dinner one bit. I am very interested in <i>eating</i> a great meal, just not so …

Make These Pork Chops in Creamy Garlic Sauce for Dinner

Photos of perfectly cooked porkchops are seriously drool-worthy. With their golden-brown exterior and perfectly seasoned crust, to many they can seem …

36 Taco Recipes So Good You’ll Never Want to Make Anything Else

Need a standout “Taco Tuesday” recipe? With these cheesy, meat- and veggie-packed tacos on the menu, you’ll want to have one (or three) every …

Best Tech Books of 2017 - MIT Technology Review

<b>By Samantha Walravens and Heather Cabot</b><p>Through personal stories, Cabot and Walravens shine a light on the women making waves in the technology …

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Recipe: How to Make Portuguese Custard Tarts

Lisbon is a city with a sweet tooth, and its most iconic pastry is the palm-size <i>pastel de nata,</i> or egg tart, a creamy custard tart available in <i>pastelarias</i> across the city. The recipe dates back to the 16th century, when the confections, like many other Portuguese sweets, were made by nuns in …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The World's 12 Most Reputable Pharmaceutical Companies In 2016

Each year, the Reputation Institute ranks the most reputable companies on the planet in various categories, using reams of survey data and its own proprietary RepTrak Pulse scoring system. Here's are the results from the pharmaceutical industry for 2016.

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Gnocchi Recipes

<b>mangiabenepasta.com</b><i><br>Your place for traditional Italian recipes</i><p>ADVERTISEMENT<p><b>RECIPES</b><br>Potato Gnocchi<br>Potato Gnocchi with Fontina<br>Ricotta Gnocchi<br>Roman Baked …

Italian Food

Video: How to Make Wild-Salmon Chowder

In August, I traveled to Alaska to fish the coho salmon run on the Egegik River, near the Becharof National Wildlife Refuge. After wrangling fish …

Recipes

Make your own dumplings for dinner tonight. It's easier than you think.

If you're in the mood for dumplings, you could spend an hour waiting for the <i>xiao long bao</i> at Din Tai Fung, drive to Hacienda Heights for the potstickers at Earthen, or brave the numb-taste dumplings at Chengdu Taste. Or you could make your own dumplings tonight.<p>This pork dumpling recipe, from Ruth …

The Ginger Gold Rush: A Bourbon Cocktail for All Your Prospecting and Boozing Needs

Gold! It's valuable! The classic symbol of excessive wealth! But if you're an average human being incapable of shelling out boatloads of cash to …

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Inside Dracula’s Castle in Romania: Pictures

Peep some of the world’s sexiest photos

Celebrating female sexuality with an overt display of the body, some of the most provocative images by the world's most renowned photographers will go on display at a new London exhibition titled <i>Girls! Girls! Girls!</i> Visitors can expect surreal sepia nudes of the female form by Alan Aldridge, Kate …

Where in the World to Eat

Two hundred and seven of the greatest restaurants around the globe, according to those who eat, cook, and travel for a living.<p>There’s no shortage of food-focused Instagram feeds that will direct you to the tastiest avocado toast in cities like Paris, London, New York, L.A.—hell, even Charleston. …

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5 non-business books that will improve your life and career

Sometimes, the greatest wisdom can be found in the most obscure places. For instance, some of the best career advice you'll ever get is from books shelved far away from the business section of your local bookstore.

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Master the Classics: 22 Recipes That Will Transport You to Italy

When it comes to comfort food, it doesn't get much better than the Italian classics. If your idea of a perfect meal comes from an Italian restaurant, you'll want to learn how to master all the must-have recipes at home so you can become your own chef. From basic tomato sauce to risotto and pasta …

Salmon and Cherry Tomato Skewers with Rosemary Vinaigrette

Cook these simple salmon-and-tomato kebabs on skewers or even on sturdy rosemary sprigs. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Salmon Recipes

7 Leadership Lessons From the Coach Who Mentored Steve Jobs, Eric Schmidt, and Jeff Bezos

Bill Campbell dies at 75, leaving Silicon Valley's top leaders without their most trusted adviser.<p>Most Silicon Valley titans are familiar figures. They make commencement speeches that rack up millions of views on YouTube, get profiled by business websites such as this one, and have irreverent …

Barolo Chinato: The Ultimate Italian After-Dinner Drink

As I sipped a glass of Barolo Chinato (pronounced <i>key-NOT-o</i>) after dinner at the bar at Ava Gene's in Portland, Oregon, I wasn't thinking about the ancient Egyptians, who mixed their wines with healing herbs. Nor was I considering the Bronze Age Persians, who dosed wine with spices and occasionally …

Best iPhone and iPad apps for frequent travelers

Traveling abroad, especially for the first time, can be overwhelming. From figuring out transit systems to finding places to say, there’s a lot to consider. That’s why over the past several years, I’ve come to rely on a handful of choice apps to help me travel better, smarter, and …

The 7 flavor categories of beer: What they are, how to pair them

<i>If you've been confusing your pilsners with your IPAs and imperial stouts, you need to consult this thorough chart from Greg Engert. His profiling</i> …

An intro to 15 of the most important coding languages

In the broadest sense: to code is to speak to, control, or otherwise communicate with a machine (computer). “Code” is a synonym for “computer …

Could China suffer a banking crisis?

Could a banking crisis erupt in China? The commonly accepted answer among western analysts is no, for the simple reason that China has huge State …