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The Best Strength Workout for Mountain Bikers

If you get a kick out of hurtling downhill, single-track mountain biking, you’re not alone. Tough terrain ups the ante on traditional road …

Carnitas with Pickled Red Onion

In Mexico, this street-food favorite is prepared by slowly simmering large pieces of pork in lard until the meat is fall-apart tender. Here, a Mexican lager replaces the lard with delicious, healthier results. <b>Carnitas with Pickled Red Onion</b><b></b> <b>Ingredients</b> • 1 cup (8 fl. oz./250 ml) red wine vinegar<br>• 1 tsp. …

Gimme Some Oven Slow Cooker Crispy Chicken Carnitas | Gimme Some Oven

Slow Cooker Crispy Chicken Carnitas<p>Carnitas? Made with <i>chicken??</i><p>Yep, they’re a thing. And a few weeks ago, I decided to make them <i>my</i> new thing.<p>To be …

6 tips and tricks to help you get the most out of YouTube Music

YouTube Music is making a comeback — albeit a bit slowly — and while no service is ever perfect, there's a lot to like in YouTube Music. There's also …

How To: 10 Settings You Can Tweak to Make TouchWiz More Tolerable

Samsung Experience (better known as TouchWiz) can take some time to get used to when you switch to a Galaxy from another Android device. It's a bit …

3 Google Assistant Routines you should set up right now

In just a few short years, Google Assistant has gone from a cool glimpse of the future to come to a legitimate digital helper that you can use every …

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

This Android app just changed the desktop game: scrcpy

This week developer rom1v released an application for Mac, Windows, and Linux which makes Android appear on a desktop. The user has only to connect …

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 …

This $6 electronics screwdriver repair kit belongs in your toolbox

<b>Update:</b> This deal has expired.<p>The Intey Magnetical Precision 58-piece Electronics Repair Tool Set falls to just $5.52 when you use code <b>JM7NB3HC</b> at …

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Here’s the Trump Tax Loophole Your Accountant Can Blow Wide Open

If exploiting a tax loophole is as much an art as a science, then the tax planning profession is poised for a creative renaissance.<p>The inspiration is …

The Mi Robot vacuum is my favorite Xiaomi product, and now there's a new one

Xiaomi's primarily known for its phones, but the Chinese manufacturer is increasingly looking to the lifestyle segment to drive future growth. Xiaomi …

Mobile Technology

20 handy things you didn't know Google Photos can do

Most people think of Google Photos like a dusty old album on the shelf. Every once in a while, you flip through those old snapshots with a friend. Remember that trip to the beach? That was so nice.<p>Like most Google services, Photos is overflowing with helpful features, which can manipulate, …

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

An easy first project for Android development noobs: Math Game

You can read about Android development until you’re blue in the face, but eventually you actually have to build something if you want to get a true grasp on how it all works.<p>In fact, I think this is a scenario where the very best way to learn is by doing. Until you actually dive into Android Studio …

How to get started with Google Play Music

While there are many apps that stream music, and stream it well, Google Play Music is Google's music service and as such is an app that comes on …

Google Play Music

7 great Google Play Music holiday playlists to make the season even better

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and you know what that means: break out the Christmas music!! There's so much out there to listen to, …

Google Play Music

ProtonMail Bridge offers encryption for your go-to email client

ProtonMail's encrypted email app went live for everyone a year or so ago. The company offered a free VPN service just this past June and an encrypted contacts system just before Thanksgiving of this year. Now ProtonMail is enabling mainstream email app users safely send and receive email, …

Encryption

How to get the most out of Google Play Music

Nine ways to upgrade your listening experience.<p>Google's streaming music service doesn't get the same attention as some of its other offerings, like Gmail or Maps, but this Spotify competitor is a powerful app, especially when you know how to use it optimally. Below, tips that'll help you get the …

Google Calendar gets a fresh new look

One of Google’s most-used (but least updated) apps just got a new coat of paint. Launched over a decade ago, Google Calendar, aka GCal, has coasted through existence with a series of mostly iterative updates. 2015 brought “reminders,” 2016 saw the launch of “goals” and AI-driven “smart …

Make-Ahead French Toast That Tastes Like the Best Apple Pie

Apple-Cinnamon French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 10 to 12<p><i>For the French toast casserole:</i> <br>4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>6 large eggs <br>2 cups …

Baking

Destiny 2 review

It’s Destiny, with much less bullshit<p>The evolution of <i>Destiny</i>, like that of many long-term online service games, has been a veritable saga. Three years ago, Bungie launched <i>Destiny</i> amid staggering levels of hype, and the massive canyon between expectations and reality led many people to write off the …

Elevate your commute on the new Mosaic Cycles CT-1

Bespoke Colorado framebuilders Mosaic have just unveiled a new urban commuter bike that will stand out in a crowd. The new CT-1 blends aesthetics …

The Completely Addictive Method of Making Pasta Sauce

The idea of making homemade pasta sauce might sound intimidating, but it's a lot less complicated than you'd think. And I'm not talking about a more involved project like a beef bolognese. My go-to way to prepare pasta is with a lemony, garlicky, buttery sauce that comes together in minutes — and …

The 9 Best Talenti Gelato Flavors, Ranked

Talenti takes gelato to another level.<p>August 16, 2017<p>If you didn't already know, I am an ice cream enthusiast. However, after I spent the beginning …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to Cut Back on Playing Video Games

As you get older and assume more responsibility in your life, your gaming time might need to adjust. It doesn’t have to be game over, but if gaming …

Breath of the Wild

Meal Prep Carnitas Burrito Bowls | Recipe

Why prep meals every day when you can prep them once a week? Chock-full of veggies, whole grains, protein and healthy fats these flavorful burritos …

Crispy Pork Carnitas (Mexican Slow Cooked Pulled Pork)

Instructions<p>TO CRISP IN THE OVEN:<p>Transfer the pork to a baking sheet lightly sprayed with cooking oil spray (or lined with aluminium foil or …

Samsung discontinues My Knox, urges users to switch to Secure Folder

Samsung is discontinuing My Knox in favor of the newer Secure Folder app. In an email sent to users, the company announced that My Knox will no longer be available on new Samsung devices this year. You can still use it until its end-of-service date, which will be announced soon. However, the tech …

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