Jason Westenhofer

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Simple Homemade Pancakes

Serve these great tasting pancakes with melted butter and maple syrup. The recipe makes enough for two people, but it's easily doubled.<p>Serve the …

Crusty No-Knead Bread

This popular no-knead bread is not only easy, it's crusty and delicious! All you need is some parchment paper and a Dutch oven, and time to let it …

Classic Sourdough Bread (Pain au Levain)

For a classic sourdough bread recipe, we used a mixture of bread flour and whole-wheat flour for complex flavor. Sifting the whole-wheat flour …

Bread

Krita Is a Fast, Flexible, and Free Photoshop Alternative Built by Artists

Windows/macOS/Linux: If you’re on the lookout for a digital painting tool and Photoshop is too expensive, Krita is a fast, free, and open source art …

Tutorials

15 Easy DIY Storage Furniture Projects on a Budget

Would you like to build some new furniture for your home yourself? There are several benefits of doing it. First of all, it’s a lot cheaper than …

Now you can take your most outlandish gift idea and 3D print it into existence

If you want to put something personalized on your gift list this year, there are more options than mugs printed with family photos.<p>How about custom make-whatever-you-can-imagine, through 3D printing?<p>Shapeways, a major online marketplace for 3D-printed products, allows users to upload unique designs …

3D Printing

How to download music from YouTube

Looking to rip some music from YouTube, but leave the video behind? There are dozens of different YouTube ripper services out there, and while many …

YouTube Red

How to Make Frozen Waffles at Home (and 7 Recipes That are Better Than Eggos Anyway)

If you're like most people, you may be a fan of popping a frozen waffle into the toaster on your way to the coffee pot each morning because it's …

How to Make Overnight Oats

Oats, fresh berries, and almond milk combine to create a deliciously creamy treat that sets up overnight in the fridge.

Microsoft wants you to scan in 3D using only your phone

If you want to do some 3D scanning, you usually have to get either a dedicated scanner or a less-than-elegant add-on. Microsoft Research and the University of Oxford think there's a better way, though. Their MobileFusion project captures 3D models using only an app on your smartphone. The software …

The Secret to the Creamiest, Dreamiest Hummus

You could be making better hummus.<p>If it strikes you as a little weird that hummus received top billing as our 2015 Dish of the Year, then, well, you haven’t had chef Michael Solomonov’s. The incredibly rich, ineffably smooth version that he dishes up at Dizengoff, his bustling Philadelphia …

Vegan

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

Your Guide to the Best Cinnamon Rolls of Your Life

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully,</i> <i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today: Erin un-curls the cinnamon roll, from the dough to the filling to the frosting</i> …

Baking

Indiegogo Darling Canary Hits Best Buy For $249

Canary, the all-in-one smart home monitoring system that launched on Indiegogo in summer of 2013, is today available in retail locations for the first time.<p>This is a relatively big deal considering just how few crowd-funded hardware products ever make it out of the lab and into a retail location. …

11 Futuristic Kitchen Gadgets That Will Change The Way You Cook

These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.<p>These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.

New Android-based set-top box combines broadcast TV and online video

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Israel-based video startup Vidmind is getting ready to unveil the second generation of its Android-based set-top box at IBC …

10 Ways to Use Tomato Sauce

You’ve put up jars and jars of fresh tomato sauce, now here’s how to use it (beyond pasta, of course).<p><i>You’ve put up jars and jars of fresh tomato</i> …

Make Hot Fudge in 5 Minutes

Need a little something extra to top off your sweet treat? Click through to Say Yes to learn how to whip up gooey hot fudge in just five minutes.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>butter ( 1 stick )<br>• cocoa powder ( 8 T )<br>• sugar ( 1 1/3 cup )<br>• evaporated milk ( 1 cup )<br>• vanilla ( 1 t )<br>• cocoa powder (I like dark) ( 8 T …

Get an Aries Matrix wireless HD transmitter for $149.99

That's half off the regular price of this top-rated adapter, which is especially great for wall-mounted TVs and ceiling-mounted projectors.<p>Planning to mount your TV on a wall? Hope you like cables, because you're probably going to be looking at a lot of them snaking out from the back. And even if …

Wireless

Glance is a Kickstarter project that turns any watch into a smartwatch

Love the idea of owning a smartwatch but hate the idea of giving up your existing watch? Glance is a tiny add-on that gives your wrist the best features of a smartwatch at a rock-bottom price.<p>Wearables — and smartwatches in particular — are just about all anyone in the technosphere wants to talk …

4 Ways You're Making Eggs Wrong (and What to Do Instead)

Such a simple food; so many ways to mess it up. We learned a few rules for making delicious eggs from Michael Ruhlman, author of Egg: A Culinary …

Eggs

Sesame Noodles with Chili Oil and Scallions

4 Servings<p>Spicy Sichuan pepper will leave your lips buzzing. Use any leftover chili oil from this sesame noodles recipe in dressings or marinades.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 scallions, whites and greens separated, thinly sliced<p>1/2 cup vegetable oil<p>1 tablespoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>2 teaspoons …

Soysauce

Ink and Slide: Hands On With Adobe's New iPad Drawing Tools (Updated)

Last year, Adobe took its first foray into the hardware world with two cutely named digital drawing devices, projects Mighty and Napoleon. The …

Chinese government hackers are coming for your cloud. Heres how to stop them

Putter Panda is coming for the data in your cloud.<p>Panda is thought to be a hacker working for Chinese signals intelligence. More specifically, China’s People Liberation Army, 3rd Department, 12th Bureau, Unit 61486. Panda and the unit was unmasked by ‘Net intelligence outfit Crowdstrike on …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

ICE xPC Pocket Desktop Computer Unveiled

The development team over at ICE Computer have been developing prototype pocket desktop computers for some time but as yet has not brought anything …

11 Healthy Homemade Hiking Snacks

From healthy granola to spiced nuts, here are 11 homemade hiking snacks to bring on your next outdoor excursion.<p><b>Before you take off for the nearest mountain</b>, in search of a rigorous hike in the wilderness, consider this: What are you gonna eat? We're not talking about a gourmet camping meal in the …

Breakfast