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How to find the best TV antenna for free HD channels

You can stream a lot of TV online, but for things like the Olympics and breaking news, you'll want a local broadcast station to deliver the goods. Buying an antenna isn't like buying a toaster, though -- there is no objectively "best" antenna that will work for most people. Instead, you'll need to …

Antenna

The 21-Day Kettlebell Challenge: Day 5

Every day I am posting the challenge and adding general training tips and motivational advice. If you're just learning about the challenge, you can …

Use Apple Pencil to mark up PDFs in Mail app

Today we’ll learn how to open and edit a PDF right in the iOS Mail app, and then send it on its way, all without opening any extra apps. Given that a lot of PDFs we receive are documents that need to be checked over, or signed, and then returned, this tip is a real time-saver.<p>Instead of waiting …

Microsoft Puts 'Teams' Chat-Based Workspace Inside Office 365

Collaboration is becoming more complex, more connected and (some might argue) more convoluted. What collaboration is definitely also becoming is more custom-tuned and composable.<p>Where we used to use meetings or perhaps even phone calls (remember phone calls?) and emails to organise group events and …

Microsoft Teams

Sell Those Not-Quite-Right Holiday Gifts eBay

VeRO - Sell branded products safely<p>The Verified Rights Owner (VeRO) program allows owners of intellectual property rights and their authorized representatives to report listings that may infringe on those rights, protecting you from selling potentially counterfeit items.<p>Save time with bulk …

7 Exercises That Instantly Un-Hunch Your Shoulders

Goalpost Stretch<p>Meg Plotsky<p>When your shoulders are rounded, the front of your chest collapses inward. This stretch opens up those chest muscles and "re-sets" your shoulders so they're in their natural position, says Plotsky.<p><b>How-to:</b> Grab a yoga strap, jump rope, or belt, and come to a comfortable …

Yoga

A Simple 10-Minute Workout for Desk Workers

<b>Being stuck at work all day is no excuse for skipping exercise.</b> Simple and effective exercises can be done while you work - even within an office …

Health Care

4 Reasons Why Your Hair Is Turning Gray

Hate to break it to you, but someday, you’re going to start sprouting white hairs (that is, if you haven’t already). Most people spot their first …

How To Find Your iPhone's Mobile Data Hog

When you’re constantly connected to your home and/or work Wi-Fi network, it’s easy to be complacent about data use. If an app or system service like Siri is going to chew through data, it doesn’t really matter when you’re on Wi-Fi.<p>It’s when you take a trip or a vacation and find yourself relying on …

Apps

Everything You Need to Know to Make Great Marshmallows

There’s something completely unreal about the transformation of sugar to marshmallow. You begin with sugar in its solid form of tiny granules, you heat it into liquid syrup, and you whip that syrup until it’s aerated. They’re solid enough to stay solid even when slightly heated, but extended heat …

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 …

How to Negotiate with Someone More Powerful than You

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Going into a negotiation with someone who holds more power than you do can be a daunting prospect. Whether you are asking your boss for a new assignment or attempting to land a major business deal with a client, your approach to the negotiation can dramatically affect your chances of …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

Flourless Bitter Lime Coconut Macaroon Cake with White Chocolate Whipped Cream Recipe

Whole limes give deep lime flavor to this moist coconut and almond cake. Billows of sweet white chocolate whipped cream float on top.<p><b>Notes:</b> A springform pan makes it easier to serve or remove the cake, but a regular 8-inch round cake pan will also work. You'll just need to carefully invert the cake …

Roasted Vegetable and Goat Cheese Shooter's-Style Sandwich Recipe

Roasted vegetables, caramelized onions, and goat cheese are packed into a hollowed out loaf of bread, wrapped tightly, and then pressed under heavy weights for several hours to pack all the flavors into a perfect, bite-height sandwich.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>The vegetables are all cooked to maximize …

Samantha Bee's Salty Caramel

To make this salty stunner, a couldn't-be-simpler pretzel crust serves as the base for a honey-sweetened, brown butter filling, topped with a thick layer of melted chocolate and cream. A healthy sprinkling of flaky sea salt is the finishing touch.<p>Excerpted from <i>First Prize Pies</i> by Allison Kave. …

How to Make and Infuse Simple Syrup

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Learn how to take your drinks to the next level -- it's as simple as syrup.</i><p>To make simple syrup is to be a real, adult person. To make simple syrup is …

Crisp Homemade Granola Recipe

Say hello to the lightest, crispiest, clumpiest granola around. The secret is buttermilk, which soaks into the grains to tenderize them from the inside out, giving this granola a wonderfully delicate crunch. The oats bake low and slow, picking up notes of caramel and brown butter along the way, …

Black Supreme Court judge says he is treated ’worse’ by northern liberals than southern segregationists

Clarence Thomas, the most conservative Supreme Court justice, says that America is too sensitive about race<p>He is as renowned for his reticence as his conservatism on America’s highest court, remaining respectfully silent for seven years when lawyers presented their arguments before him.<p>But with his …

Civil Rights

S'mores Cupcakes

February 3, 2014<p>S’mores Cupcakes<p>Chocolate Cupcakes with a graham cracker crust and toasted marshmallowy meringue frosting. Oh. my. gosh. These were …

Top Banana Smoothie Recipe

What's more delicious than a chocolate dipped banana? Only a chocolate dipped banana with nuts on top! Here it is in smoothie form for your breakfast enjoyment. This makes a rich, thick smoothie. If you prefer a thinner texture, add more milk to taste.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 cups (16 …

How to Make a French Omelette

<i>Once you've perfected basic techniques like frying an egg and cooking rice, it's time to move on to those things that may have initially scared you off. Every other Monday, chef and stylist</i> <i>Camille Becerra</i> <i>is going beyond the basics to help us tackle even the scariest cooking techniques.</i><p><i>Today</i>: <i>Camille</i> …

How to Make Granola Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: You don't need a recipe to make a homemade granola that puts the boxed ones in your cupboard to shame.</i> …

Breakfast

Pear Tarte Tatin Recipe

Have you ever made a tarte tatin? It’s classic French rustic tart, made like an upside down cake, in a cast iron skillet.<p>You create a caramel base at …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Sunrise in the snowy woods

Sunset in the Alps

Toasted Marshmallow Cream Hot Chocolate

Toasted Marshmallow Cream Hot Chocolate.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 10, 2013 138<p>Today calls for chocolate.<p>Today, a few of my friends are throwing a little …

How to Decorate Gingerbread Cookies

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: A few tips for show-stopping gingerbread cookies.</i><p>I know that Christmas isn’t supposed to be a competition, but it can’t hurt to have the prettiest gingerbread at the …

Easy Broiled Miso-Marinated Black Cod Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/4 cup red or white miso paste1/4 cup sake2 tablespoons mirin2 teaspoons soy sauce1 tablespoon vegetable oil1/4 cup sugar4 black cod filets, 5 to 6 ounces each<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> Whisk together miso, sake, mirin, soy sauce, oil, and sugar. Rub mixture over every surface of …