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One-Dish Chicken Recipes

We combine America's favorite dinner bird with our favorite way to cook: everything together in one pan for less fuss, easy cleanup, and downright …

Cooking

Survey: Which Design Jobs Pay The Most?

Some takeaways: Ditch graphic design and learn to code. Oh, and be a man. Ugh.<p>Designers earning top dollar work in UX, know how to code, and live in California. And–surprise–they’re men. Those are some of the main takeaways from O’Reilly Media’s 2016 Design Salary and Tools Survey.<p>Although it would …

12 Makeovers for the IKEA Dresser Everyone Owns

The best-selling MALM is virtually unrecognizable in these impressive DIY ideas.<p>The best-selling MALM is virtually unrecognizable in these impressive DIY ideas. If you already own this discontinued dresser, don't forget to anchor it to the wall after your makeover. The heavy chest poses a dangerous …

15 Tiny Tattoos You’re Going to Obsess Over

The beauty of tattoos is that they can be as bold or subtle as you want. If you’re up for a full sleeve, go for it. But a full arm of ink certainly doesn’t have to be your only option. If you want to join the tattoo club but don’t want anything that’s going to be too noticeable, try something small …

Give it a Swirl: Blueberry Cheesecake Bars

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: This choose-your-own-adventure cheesecake can be elegant or messy, but is delicious either way.</i><p>Earlier this week, while loitering in …

Dessert

These Famous Musicians Have Surprisingly Never Won a Grammy

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

The Brain

How To Boost Your Wi-Fi With a Range Extender

I love the Wi-Fi service available in my home. I have my laptop, my smartphone and my tablet hooked up to it so I can surf the web from anywhere in …

India's Fascinating Tree Root Bridges Grow Stronger Every Year

In the wettest place on Earth, the village of Mawsynram in Meghalaya, India are some of the most fascinating bridges you'll ever see. These “living bridges” are formed by locals who have trained the roots of rubber trees to grow into natural bridges. They are sturdy enough to far outlast man-made …

Engineering

11 Unexpected Uses For Coffee Filters

These inexpensive staples can do a lot more than make coffee.<p><i>Marcus Guhl / Getty</i><p><b>1. Protect delicate dishes and cookware</b><p>Use a flattened coffee filter to separate stacked plates or cooking pans in your cupboard. This way, your finest china will be protected from errant scratches or nicks while …

Selling

14 Simple Ways To Make Your Home More Awesome

These DIY projects aren't just pretty—they'll make your home snazzier and more awesome.<p><b>1. Wine Cork Trivet</b><p><i>Alyssa & Carl</i><p>If you're a wine-drinker who likes to save your corks, figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a dilemma. Luckily, Alyssa & Carla have a great idea for a dead-simple …

Nutella Brownies

These Nutella Brownies almost didn't happen.<p>They were a last minute, oh hey, chocolate sounds kinda good, let's do our favorite brownie recipe. Then, as I was grabbing the flour from my cabinet, I bumped into the jar of Nutella and, well, I just went with it. Divine intervention, y'all. It's a …

Essential security apps for your smartphone and tablet

Hackers would love to weasel their way on to your smartphone or tablet, just like they try to do your computer. That's how they steal sensitive information like account details, passwords, important texts, intimate photos and whatever else possible.<p>Unfortunately for them, mobile gadgets are a bit …

The 10 Best Modern Black-and-White Movies

The finest films of the past 20 years to employ that most classical and expressionistic of visual styles.<p>While black-and-white cinema has now largely been relegated to Turner Classic Movies, its old-school palette remains a mode of considerable value for ingenious filmmakers. Of course, draining a …

Loop: A Simple + Small Wall Hook That Holds Anything

Loop’s simple design might only be made up of a thin sheet of metal or polypropylene, a wooden body, and two screws, but what you can do with it is …

White Stripes, Adele, Radiohead to Appear on XL Recordings' 25th Anniversary Comp

The label that fueled raves with "hardcore" dance music in the Nineties and has served as home to artists like the xx, Vampire Weekend, Basement Jaxx …

Music

Fitle Will Let You Try Clothes On A 3D Avatar Of Yourself

When Charles Nouboue was in business school, he found he had little time to shop during regular store hours. But shopping online proved to be hard.<p>“It’s difficult to find exactly what you want to buy,” Nouboue said. “It’s very complicated to find the right size.”<p>That’s why he and his partner, …

The 50 Best Movie Musicals Ever Made

Movies ask us to suspend disbelief and accept fantasy, never more so than when characters suddenly break into song. What we've learned to expect on Broadway or at the opera house still feels weird in the supposedly more realistic medium of film.<p>Still, some movies pull it off better than others. It …