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The Fractal Design Node 804 Is an Awesome Case for Your DIY Home Server

If you have a lot of data—photos, movies, backups, or other files—a home server is a great way to keep them all in one place for use throughout your …

Articles about rural retreat brings family together without making them give their gadgets on Dwell.com - Dwell

A smart vacation home fosters connectivity in every sense of the word.<p>Diane Cheatham and Edward Baum team up to try to make the Dallas of their design dreams a reality.<p>When architect Greg Torchio first began conceptualizing a contemporary home project in Centreville, Maryland, he quickly realized...<p>…

Gear & Gadgets

These Incredible Saltwater Batteries Are Designed To Store Renewable Energy

Now we can clean power even when the sun isn’t shining or the wind isn’t blowing.<p>If we’re going to use renewable power in a big way, we’re going to need better battery storage. Because solar and wind are intermittent sources of energy, they need to be backed up for when they’re not there, because, …

Clean Energy

Showstopper: Marcus Walz’s Ducati Scrambler

Can you believe it’s almost a year since Ducati threw the wraps off the new Scrambler? Since then, it’s become Ducati’s most popular bike—outselling the Multistrada by two to one.<p>The Scrambler was revealed at the Intermot show in Cologne, Germany. The next Intermot show will be 2016, and in a neat …

5 Raspberry Pi Projects to Build This Weekend

Here are some of my favorite recent Raspberry Pi projects. Each project will take you less than a weekend and if you’re super quick, you might able to make them all before Monday morning.<p>Dig out your Raspberry Pi, grab a handful of components, and get making!<p>Security<p>With security vulnerabilities …

Raspberry Pi

Radar detects object believed to be missing Nazi gold train

A Polish official said Friday he has seen an image made by ground-penetrating radar that seemed to prove the discovery of an armored Nazi train missing in southwestern Poland since World War II.<p>Local lore says a German train filled with gold, gems and armaments went missing around the city of …

A beginner’s guide to understanding UX design

If you are thinking of working on your conversion optimization and landing page optimization, understanding UX design is essential. As you know, we write a lot about the user, the single visitor that arrives on your site or landing page and needs to be triggered and helped around. UX design helps …

10 Party-Ready Ways to Upgrade Lemonade

Some simple mix-ins turn this summer staple into a truly impressive drink.<p>Some simple mix-ins turn this summer staple into a truly impressive drink.

Make an Apple Watch Door Unlocker

Here’s how to automagically open doors at home or at work with a tap on your wrist<p>What’s an Apple Watch good for? How about unlocking doors with just a tap on an app? We figured out how do something no one else has done for under 150 bucks, using standard door-strike hardware, our custom app, and a …

Arduino

And the winner of our switch to iPhone contest is...!

At iMore, we are always hearing people talk about wanting to switch from their old Android phone to a shiny new iPhone, and we can't blame them! …

iPhone 6 Outperforms Galaxy S6 In High-End Gaming Benchmark Test

The ‘Battle of the Sixes’ report has been published by and it makes for some interesting reading. GameBench created the report as an opportunity to …

Review: Apple’s new 15-inch MacBook Pro is a dream for media professionals and creators (Video)

It would be silly to say that Apple’s latest iteration of the 15-inch 2015 MacBook Pro with Retina Display is the best MacBook yet, because that’s mostly the truth with every new model. Unfortunately, you won’t find a shiny new processor setup this time around, as Apple stuck with the trusty old …

MacBook Pro

DIY Tie-Dye Swimsuit Cover-up

I’ve been meaning to buy a cute swimsuit cover-up, but I’ve yet to find one that I love. So of course -- I decided to make one. Who doesn’t love a …

Tecate Skirt-Steak Tacos

4 Servings<p>Any fairly thin cut of beef will work with this marinade; try flank or New York strip.<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound skirt steak, silver skin removed, cut into 6-inch pieces<p>1 12-ounce can pale lager (such as Tecate)<p>4 tablespoons fresh lime juice, divided<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt, plus …

BBQ

17 Cobblers, Crumbles, Crisps, and Buckles That Make Us Want to Eat All the Berries and Crumbs

With so many berries to choose from, why not make a cobbler, crisp, crumble, or buckle? Here are 18 so good you'll want to dig well below the crumbly top layer and polish off the whole thing.<p><b>When someone shows up to a party with a truly beautiful berry cobbler,</b> crumble, buckle, or crisp, our jaws …

Dessert

4 Summery Weeknight Dishes to Make in June

Ring in the real start of summer with a bright cucumber salad, a juicy stone fruit crumble, and a light pasta with no-cook olive sauce.<p>Finally—it's summer! That means no-cook pasta sauce, spicy grilled short ribs, and cool, crunchy cukes. And for dessert? A no-fuss crumble to celebrate all that …

Cooking

What $5 Per Day Will Buy You on Facebook Ads

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>If you want get your posts seen on Facebook, one of the most common bits of wisdom you’ll hear is this:<p>“It's both terrifyingly interesting and interestingly terrifying”According to VICE, TNW Conference is quite the eventFIND OUT WHY<p><b>Pay for reach with</b> …

Facebook Ads

Slow-Cooker Indian Spiced Chicken with Tomato and Cream

Servings<p>This fragrant sauce calls for a mix of dried spices. If the ones you’ve got in the pantry smell musty or you can’t remember when you bought them, restock.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons ghee (clarified butter) or vegetable oil<p>6 chicken legs (drumsticks with thighs; about 3 pounds)<p>Kosher salt, …

Slow Cookers

The Genius Secret Ingredient Your Sautéed Mushrooms Are Missing

<i>We're bringing back this hit recipe from spring 2015,</i> <i>while Genius sleuth Kristen is on vacation after wrapping up the Genius Desserts cookbook. (It's not a dessert, but feel free to eat it like candy.)</i><p>Dill pickle brine's chief function is to preserve cucumbers into infinity. Its reason for being is …

Food Preservation

How to replace your worn out PlayStation 4 thumbsticks | Polygon

When the PlayStation 4 launched in late 2013 many outlets, including Polygon, heaped praise on its newly redesigned controller, called the DualShock 4. But after a year and a half of steady use, many owners are suffering from torn rubber thumbsticks — a design flaw whereby the solid plastic core of …

National Geographic Magazine

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Extreme Sports

Boldly Go Where No Caprese Salad Has Gone Before: Fried Caprese Bombs

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>After last month's Mozzarella-Stuffed Onion Rings, it was only a matter of time before I shoved cheese inside another classic appetizer. (We all have our niches, and I happily accept all things cheese-stuffed as …

15 Recipes to Achieve the Ultimate #dadbod

How to achieve your perfect #dadbod.<p><b>The #dadbod</b>. If you've been avoiding the Internet for the past few days, here's a Cliffs Notes version: Some articles are claiming that the not-totally-in-shape male body is actually attractive. Others disagree. This has sparked a high volume of debate. Whatever …

Cooking

How and When To Post On Social Media

<i>This post first appeared on Buffer.</i><p>So much of digital marketing these days is about producing high-quality content that gets published and shared.<p>You can control the publishing part. Can you control the sharing part?<p>Sharing begins with promotion—the timing, targeting, and strategy behind solid …

Marketing

Here's How Wi-Fi Actually Works

Most computer users know little about how Wi-Fi works. In fact, one of the only things many do know is that sometimes it doesn’t. But even a little …

Life After Cancer: How the iPhone Helped Me Achieve a Healthier Lifestyle – MacStories

I've been struggling to get back in shape after chemo.<p>Since being diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma (Stage IV) in late 2011, my life changed. Beyond the psychological and emotional consequences of how cancer affected me, my family, and my relationships, it is undeniable and abundantly clear that …

Fitness

Our 28 Best Irish-Inspired Recipes for St. Patrick's Day

You don't have to be Irish to appreciate corned beef, cabbage, and a good, hearty stout. This collection of our favorite Irish recipes makes us wish it was St. Patrick's Day all year long.<p>While we don't need a <i>reason</i> to pile our plates with buttery potatoes, sautéed cabbage, and soda bread, St. …

Cooking

7 Healthy Pancakes to Make for National Pancake Day

From delicious, fruit-packed pancakes to savory mini-pancakes, here are seven healthy recipes to make in celebration of National Pancake Day.<p>From …

Breakfast