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These 5 Cheese Plates Are Perfect, So Copy Them Exactly

We did the pairing work for you—all you need to do is buy the cheese.<p>A great cheese plate surprises us, not just in that “I found a new cheese that I love” way, but by transforming how we think about the world of cheese, and ultimately, ourselves. Is this is a ridiculous amount of power to cede to …

Gruyere

How to unlock your iPhone to use with a different carrier

If your iPhone is paid off, then you are free to switch networks.<p>Perhaps you moved to a new area where your carrier doesn't have great coverage. Or maybe you simply want to lower your monthly bill and found a better deal from another carrier. No matter your reason, it's perfectly legal to unlock …

Mobile Technology

iPad (2017) vs. iPad Air 2

Size<p>When most mobile electronics are rushing to be thinner and lighter, the newer iPad actually adds a bit of thickness (though it's only 1.4 …

IPad Air

Apple's Workflow App: What It Is and How to Use It

Apple has acquired an new app that will let iPhone, Apple Watch and iPad users get things done faster than ever before. <br>The app, called Workflow, …

Hyperrealistic Sculptures Blur the Line Between Clay and Flesh

Meet 8 artists whose stomach-churning work looks eerily alive.<p><i>This article contains adult content.</i><p>Victor Hugo once proclaimed, "Dear God! How beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble; in a statue the marble must be like flesh.” He might as well have been talking …

2017 BMW X1

A giant among pocket-sized luxo utes.<p>C/D Overall Rating:<p>It seems that every brand—both luxury and mainstream—is throwing all its resources to the growing crossover market. Our testing reveals that the BMW X1 is the best crossover in the small-luxury segment. It’s quick, nimble, spacious, …

BMW

How to organize Gmail & keep your inbox empty

Get label savvy<p>If you're not using labels in Gmail, it's time to start. Labels can act as folders – places to store messages instead of the inbox – …

Apps

How to Make Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa Do Whatever You Want

Our peaceful homes are being invaded by talking Bluetooth speakers and there’s nothing you can do about it—so you might as well enlist the help of …

15+ Incredibly Realistic Artworks That Are Hard to Believe Are Not Photographs

Since the ancient Greeks, realism has been aspired by Western art lovers, but during the late 1960s and '70s the popularity of highly-realistic …

5 Stuffed Chicken Breast Recipes You Need To Try

That crisp fall air can only mean one thing: It's comfort food season! But we're not about to give you the overdone classics like mac and cheese or chicken potpie, most of which are packed with fat, sodium, and refined carbs. Instead, we bring you 5 dinners that are seriously satisfying and …

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Smart Homes

Yamaha YSP-5600 Sound Bar

The YSP-5600 not only has a whopping 46 speakers, it also uses Dolby Atmos technology to bounce sound around the room. The result is a convincing …

Soundbar

Get Ultimate Fun With Best Off-Road RC Truck | Buyer's Guide & Reviews

<b>Best RC Trucks</b> | Add to Flipboard Magazine.<p>RC Truck or Radio Controlled Truck is the toy vehicle that can be controlled from a distance using a …

Contributors

36 Lazy, Summery Genius Recipes Simple Enough to Memorize

We’re up to our short-shorts in the season of embracing cooking <i>less</i>, in every sense. Of keeping the oven off, of eating on the road and by the beach, of desserts that are just peaches and dinners that are just a tomato and a hunk of cheese.<p>In that spirit—because we need to, and because we can!—here …

Recipes

5 Ways to Make a Better Bowl of Oatmeal in the Microwave

While there's nothing better than oatmeal cooked over the stove, sometimes cooking it in the microwave is your best (or maybe only) option. Whatever …

Breakfast

7 Simple Salmon Recipes We Swear You Won’t Screw Up

Hunting for dinner tonight? Salmon is the answer. Full of omega-3 fatty acids and protein yet mild in flavor, this non-fishy fish is a great choice …

Here's the difference between baking soda and baking powder

Open your kitchen cabinet, and you'll likely see two familiar (and similar-sounding) ingredients: baking powder and baking soda. They're both …

How to Sell Your Car the Modern Way: We Put Seven Online Services to the Test

We sell two cars to investigate online car-selling tools from AutoNation, Beepi, Carvana, Roadster, Shift, TrueCar Sell, and Vroom.<p>Selling a car or truck is a question of time versus money: Do you go for quick cash by trading it in at a dealership or wait it out and sell your vehicle privately to …

Online

Getty Museum's Open Content project makes 4,600 pieces of art freely available to download

Much of the world's great artwork is tightly controlled, but the Getty Museum just announced a significant initiative to open things up — its new Open Content Program has made some 4,600 pieces of art from the museum's collection free to use. Users can visit the Getty Search Gateway to browse …

The Best Documentaries On Netflix Streaming Right Now

<b>Last Updated: May 4th</b><p>Streaming video is the best thing that’s ever happened to documentaries. People who would never have paid for a ticket to a theatrical nonfiction film are now, thanks to Netflix’s robust selection, scarfing down the stuff by the barrel. But where to start among the masses? …

Entertainment

17 Genius Cooking Tricks That Professional Chefs Want You To Know

Steal their secrets and everything you make will get a little bit more delicious.

Eggs

How To Coach Your Brain To Stop Being Mad At Someone

You’re mad as hell and you can’t take it anymore! Lucky for you, you don’t have to.<p>You and a coworker–or, for that matter, a relative, partner, or friend–had a falling out. The wounds are still fresh. You’re still angry. And every time you see or even think of that person, you seethe. Maybe plenty …

21 Delicious Recipes To Make With Overripe Bananas

An overripe banana is a blessing, not a curse.<p>Of all the produce that can go bad in the kitchen, the banana is the only one to get excited about. Overripe strawberries and peaches are destined for the compost bin, but overripe bananas provide you with the possibility of many great recipes. They’re …

Breakfast

“Cocksucker Blues”: Robert Frank’s Suppressed Rolling Stones Documentary Comes to Film Forum

When Robert Frank and Danny Seymour made “Cocksucker Blues,” their documentary about the Rolling Stones on tour in the United States, in 1972, the band hadn’t been here for three years—not since the catastrophic concert at the Altamont Speedway that’s the subject of the Maysles brothers and …

20 Quick Summery Snacks With Only 3 Ingredients

Summer produce is usually so good that it doesn't need much to make it better. But when you are looking to spice things up, we have a few ideas to make your Summer snacks more interesting and elegant. Butter, citrus juice, and salt are a few of the no-brainers, but we've thrown in some oddball …

Which printers are worth buying?

You probably don't print as much as you used to, if at all. However, on the rare occasion that you need a crisp copy of your resume to bring to an interview or want some framed photos of the kids for your office, a printer can be pretty handy. But not every printer works for every job, so we've …

LG TONE Platinum Bluetooth Headphone Review

LG TONE Platinum Bluetooth Headphone Review Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteThese days, wireless headsets are aplenty. It’s great that we …

Audiophile