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DIY 1 Hour Solar Pool Heater

How to Mount Tire Chains to a Tractor<p>Rockets Class<p>Why didn't you paint the board BLACK too? Or at least go back after this and hit the whole thing …

The 7 Most Underrated American Food Cities in 2015

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Ben Ferenchak</i><p>When people think of America's culinary capitals they usually look to the coasts: New York, San Francisco, and New Orleans all regularly top the lists of the best American food cities. But hiding in the "flyover states" and in …

The 17 most sought-after beers in America

Some of these beers have huge, cult-like followings, with release parties and wait lines that queue up 24 hours in advance. And vintage bottles of the ones that age well can sell at auction for thousands of dollars.<p>We've rounded up the 17 most coveted craft beers in America, based on availability, …

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DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers!

Introduction: DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers!<p>First Prize in the<br>DIY Audio and Music Contest<p>View Contest<p>The Speakers …

Arduino

Who needs a 65-inch TV, anyway? Here’s our 5 favorite projectors under $1,000

The drive to produce bigger and badder television screens has been raging since the technology first caught hold in America during the late ’40s. …

Gear & Gadgets

How to build your own Cheap gaming PC 2014! (Ad)

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Build A Compact 1080p Gaming PC For $400 (Benchmarks Included)

<b>[UPDATE: This has proven to be a popular build, but what if you want to stretch your budget to $800? Check out this newer mini-ITX, 1440p gaming build!]</b><p>There’s a widespread misconception floating around that says building a decent gaming PC is an expensive endeavor. But what if you could assemble …

Computer Hardware

Inside the Dark Web

The Dark Web is supposed to be the Internet's seedy back alley. But the real Dark Web is a lot more complicated than that. From TOR to the Silk Road …

U.S. and U.K. to stage ‘cyber war games’ to fight attacks by hackers and terrorists

With cyber attacks on companies and institutions hitting the headlines at an increasing rate, and online criminals getting ever bolder in their …

Cybersecurity

Hack: DIY Arduino Smart Home Control Panel Uses OpenHAB & MQTT

We always admired the amazing hardware and software that DIY home automators can put together and Mat Smiths project to build his ultimate home …

Arduino

A Brief Introduction to Common Electronic Components

The popularity of Arduino microcontrollers and Raspberry Pi mini computers have turned more people into budding electronics hobbyists than ever …

Organize This: How to Make a Wood Crate Charging Station

We all have a space crowded with charging cables, and the inevitable accessories that accompany our tech. this easy to make charging station allows …

Electric Vehicles

The Sega Dreamcast launched, and crashed, at a pivotal time in gaming history

The Dreamcast. Like Mars, Elvis and the St. Louis Browns, it is dead and defunct, but it still lives on as an ultimate symbol of what-if. Did You Know? Gaming's excellent video series chronicles it all in this video.<p><i>Jet Set Radio, Shenmue</i> and today's 2K Sports series are all touchstones of the …

Facts About Sushi: 16 Interesting Things to Know

Wonderfully addictive, cultural, and artistic -- sushi remains a mystery to the uninitiated. Why would anyone want to pay so much for a few tidbits …

Japan

What Is a Hangover?

Yippee! Let's poison ourselves with beverages that will make us violently ill! It was your battle cry last night, and today you're paying the price. …

WiFi Lamp Challenge – 5 Hour Speedrun

“We want to get this done quick, not right.”<p>[CNLohr]’s favorite desk lamp broke, so he gave himself a challenge: convert the lamp to LED and control …

Researchers: Let's Blame Online Porn For Marriage Decline

The decline in marriage in America is often blamed on a number of different factors: Cultural changes, economic strife, the rise of cohabitation... …

Lobster Mac 'n' Cheese Recipe from Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain

Executive Chef and Food Network star Beau MacMillan of Arizona’s own Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain shares one of his favorite recipes, <b>Lobster Mac</b> …

Cooking

16 Winter Pasta Recipes to Keep You Warm and Well-Fed

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Recipes

Turkey Ramen

You made your own turkey stock with the carcass, of course. No? Well, you should. Get the recipe here.<p>Ingredients<p>Broth<p>2 bunches scallions, chopped<p>2 carrots, peeled, cut into pieces<p>1 head of garlic, halved crosswise<p>1 1" piece ginger, peeled, thinly sliced<p>1 piece dried kombu<p>12 cups turkey stock or …

Recipes

Leave the Food Truck Behind: Make Korean Tacos at Home

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Ditch the long lines for tacos.</i><p>Transport yourself to Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Los Angeles. It’s the first Friday of the month, and the gourmet food trucks have come out to play. In this land …

Recipes

Cooking Channel Gives Chef Aarón Sanchez a Show About Tacos

Chef <b>Aarón Sanchez</b> is starring in a new <b>Cooking Channel</b> series called <b>Taco Trip</b>. A press release confirms rumors and reveals that the six-episode series will explore "the Latin side of U.S. cities." In each city he will scope out the local taco scene and talk to "chefs, families, and locals who help …

The Secret Ingredient to Tastier Tacos

Meet the meat that will pack your tortillas with more deliciousness<p>Whether you live in a tiny town or a big city, you probably don’t have to travel far to find a taco night. Heck, even sports bars and family-friendly chains tout their versions of the Mexican classic. You’ll also probably find that …

Homemade Marinara Sauce Is Easy to Make—If You Avoid These Common Mistakes

Jarred marinara sauce can't hold a candle to the homemade version. Avoid these common mistakes and whip up a batch tonight.<p>Is there any dinner that's easier to make and more satisfying than pasta and marinara sauce covered in a flurry of shredded Parmesan? We think not. But before you reach for a …

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Riversimple, the Welsh dragon that spits water vapour

A hydrogen-powered electric car under development in Wales is bringing more than just a C02-free powertrain to the table. Riversimple founder and chief engineer Hugo Spowers and his team are striving to upend the business model of making and selling – not to mention owning – cars.<p>“Disruptive …

Alfa Romeo

This guy recreated one of the craziest restaurants in the world at home

If you don't know the restaurant Alinea, know this: it's one of the best restaurants in the world and it's as much a mad science lab and art museum …

Deep thrills: Crazy cave trampolines in Wales | CNN Travel

10 Asian Noodle Dishes You'll Want to Eat Every Day

<b>1.Yaki Udon</b><p>This dish is so simple yet so flavorful - Japanese udon noodles stir fried in butter and soy sauce and topped with chopped scallions, shredded nori and bonito flakes. A top choice for bar food in Tokyo, pair these thick and chewy noodles with a cold beer for the full izakaya experience.</b> …