John Lopez

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3 Genius Ways to Transform Cauliflower Rice

1<p>Cauliflower Flatbread With Hummus and Artichokes<p>This Mediterranean-style flatbread—topped with hummus, veggies, and cheese—will give cauliflower …

15 Foods To Do And Don’t Eat On An Empty Stomach

It is no longer news that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, it helps to get you…

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership [1], fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll provide the workout, you just need to give it your all. This short and sweet circuit targets every single muscle in the body and gets your heart rate …

Use Alexa to control nearly anything in your house with this $15 box

<b>UPDATE: The model we recommended is now sold out, so here’s a great alternative that’s only about $2 more:</b><p><b>Earlier:</b> It seems like Amazon’s virtual …

Apple will give you more cash for your dusty old Mac

Apple has increased its trade-in values for a bunch of old Mac models. Machines released in 2009 and later could now earn you up to $2,500. That’s a generous $1,000 more than the previous limit.<p>If you were thinking about treating yourself to a new Mac this Christmas, Apple just made it a whole lot …

7 settings to change right away on iOS 11

iOS 11 adds a bevy of new features and interface tweaks to your iPhone (and even more changes for your iPad). After opening your new iPhone or upgrading your current iPhone, here are the settings to check or change straight away.<p>Do Not Disturb While Driving<p>Given the frightening number of drivers I …

A card-sized multi-tool for 74 percent off? I'd buy it.

10 tools for $10.<p>Here's an arsenal that can be tucked away in your wallet. This 10-bit multi-tool allows you to tighten, cut, and inspect wherever you go.<p>Need to pop open a beer? Bottle opener check. Have an errant hair that needs plucking? Tweezers check. There's also a serrated knife, a big …

Multi-tools

Opinion: 2016 MacBook – two months later

During my first few weeks with the 2016 MacBook, this machine could do no wrong. I gladly looked past its shortcomings, because it was beautiful — highly functional, even.<p>Two months in, and the infatuation stage has predictably elapsed and reality has started to set in. Was it a mistake to make the …

Learn counters to every Overwatch hero

Overwatch is about team composition and hero switching as well as twitch skill: it’s a game of rock-paper-scissors with twenty-one options, and you …

Self Defense

Overwatch has hidden, character-specific settings you should take advantage of

Overwatch is a shooter that’s all about preference. 21 different heroes means 21 different playstyles for you to choose from, but why stop at the …

Headphones

Overwatch Character Guide: Abilities And Strategy Tips

With 22 heroes to choose from, there’s a lot of variety to Overwatch. Each hero has their own abilities, strengths, and strategies that really make …

8 easy ways to speed up your Mac

We all know a Mac is the best computer. It’s the most reliable, the least fuss and usually the most snappy. But, as with all computers, the trusty Macintosh can also become sluggish after a while.<p>In today’s <i>Cult of Mac</i> video, we’re going to show you eight easy, useful tips to speed up your Mac.<p>Speed …

The 21 Weirdest Anime Ever

There’s an anime about poop. Poop!<p>Unbound by practical limitations, animation provides creators an amazing avenue where imaginations can run wild — …

How an algorithm helped global tennis match-fixing investigation

Buzzfeed’s John Templon has just unveiled 15 months of hard investigative work conducted with the BBC that reveals possible match-fixing at the top echelons of men’s tennis, facilitated by a few handy algorithms.<p>Using data from the Association of Tennis Professionals along with Grand Slam matches …

6 Heroes Who Had Their Asses Thoroughly Kicked by Wonder Woman

It’s amazing that anyone would ever dismiss Wonder Woman. She’s a better fighter than Superman, and more powerful than 99.9 of most other DC …

Why Rey Is Obi Wan Kenobi's Granddaughter

<b>Warning: Major spoilers ahead -- but really the movie's been out for more than 10 days. Why are you reading Star Wars analysis if you haven't seen the movie yet?</b><p><b>Who is Rey?</b><p>Like much of the world last weekend, I had the sincere pleasure of seeing a brand new <i>Star Wars</i> movie. For an entire weekend …

Star Wars

French Firefighters Strip Down For Calendar, Set Internet Ablaze

Ready to get even more hot and bothered? It’s for charity.<p>Firefighters are known for having bodies that look like they were chiseled from stone and belong on display in The Louvre. On September 23 a special few French firemen that belong to France’s Firefighters Without Borders, or Pompiers Sans …

Fire Fighting

Here's a quick way to make the Xenoblade DRM-filled USB stick useful

If you bought the collector's edition of <i>Xenoblade Chronicles X</i>, you probably noticed the USB stick that comes housed with 10 songs from the game. …

Xenoblade Chronicles

Plug bullet wounds in 20 seconds with this FDA-approved syringe

A sponge-filled syringe designed to close up gaping gunshot wounds in seconds has been approved for use in America's civilian population. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says that the device — originally developed for use by the military — can now be deployed by civilian first responders to …

Christmas Gifts For The PC Gaming Geek

Buying presents for geeks is <i>hard</i>. Books? No-one reads books, mum, they're on the Internet now. A nice pair of pants? No thanks. Target your present …

What to do when OS X says Wi-Fi hardware isn't installed

Alisha Gambhir writes in, noting that her MacBook Pro suddenly reported that it had no Wi-Fi hardware installed. This is odd because, as you know, …

MacBook Pro

41 Epic Comfort Foods To Give You Some Extra Padding This Winter

Food is the only thing you need during cuffing season.<p><i>Original post by Lily Lou for Spoon University.</i><p>Winter is almost here, which means it's time to treat yourself to an endless array of comfort foods to compensate for the cold weather (read: hibernation mode). At Spoon, we're over trying to eat …

These Eight PS2 Games Are Coming to PS4 Tomorrow With 1080p Graphics

Sony isn't waiting until its PlayStation Experience keynote address tomorrow to make announcements. Eight PlayStation 2 games will arrive for PlayStation 4 tomorrow, December 5, Sony announced today.<p>The following titles will be available to buy tomorrow from the PlayStation Store in the Americas …

Grand Theft Auto

21 Healthy Meals (and Desserts) You Can Make in a Mug

The microwave gets a bad rap these days, but when you’re running late or only have 10 minutes between errands, tossing a few ingredients in a mug for …

Batman v Superman: Henry Cavill adopts Bat named Ben

Henry Cavill has been using his superpowers for good with his Cavill Conservation initiative in support of the Durrel Wildlife Park. In continuing …

Five Things You Might Not Know about Pikachu

You might know <i>tons</i> about Pikachu. How the character used to look slightly different or how Pikachu adores ketchup. But maybe you don’t know these …

Anime

How to Replace Your PlayStation 4's Hard Drive

If you’re running out of space on your PS4, a hard drive replacement may be in order—and it’s so easy you can do it yourself in no time at all. …

Beyond Two Souls PS4 release date announced

Quantic Dream’s <i>Beyond: Two Souls</i> will find its way to the PlayStation 4 sooner than expected, as Sony has announced a release date for the Ellen …

Artist Illustrates Her Own Cat In the Varying Styles of Famous Comics and Cartoons

Webcomic artist and animation student Miyuli of “Hearts for Sale” and “Lost Nightmare“, illustrated her own cat in the varying styles of different …