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How to Paint Your Walls Like a Pro

Painting your walls might seem like the most elemental home remodeling task, a project that amateurs can perform just as easily as professionals. …

Home Improvement

Top 10 Algorithms Every Programmer Must Know

The current world is experiencing an enormous upsurge in technological developments. New innovations are being introduced on a day to day basis. The …

Machine Learning

Understanding Git — Index

<i>This is the third post in my Understanding Git series so be sure to check out the first two (</i><i>Data Mode</i><i>l and</i> <i>Branching</i><i>) before proceeding with this one</i>.<p>…

DevOps

These Illustrated Sheets Give Your Character Sheets Character

<i>New to roleplaying? That’s ok – we’ve got tons of tips to help you out here on Geek & Sundry and on our show Starter Kit</i><i>, exclusively available on</i> …

How To Choose Your D&D Character Class

“What <i>Dungeons and Dragons</i> class should I play?” is the kind of question you could answer with a cursory quiz, but that would be a mistake. You owe it …

RPGs

How to cope with the unique grief of losing a pet

The relationships you have with your pets are different than any other relationship in your life. While your differing views on politics or your last …

Slow-Cooker Baked Beans

1. When ready to cook, drain the soaked beans and put them in your slow cooker.<p>2. Add the chopped bacon, sweet onion and garlic clove to the slow …

Mini Caramel Pecan Pies with Cinnamon Roll Pie Crust

1. <b>Make the Cinnamon Roll Pie Crust:</b> Preheat the oven to 375 ˚F. Lightly grease a 24-cavity mini muffin pan or two 12-cavity mini-muffin pan.<p>2. On a …

Original Concept for The Force Awakens Opening Scene

The continuation of the <i>Star Wars</i> saga in the Disney era went through a lot of changes from concept to screen. JJ Abrams revealed his original …

The $26 home security cam that keeps selling out when we cover it is back on Amazon

Bargain hunters, this is not a drill. We repeat, this is not a drill. The Wyze Labs 1080p HD Wireless Smart Home Camera sells out on Amazon each and …

Smart Homes

Cord Cutters With Samsung TVs Can Now DVR Their Favorite Shows

Owners of Samsung smart TVs now have another way of watching shows from major TV networks like ABC, CBS and NBC: Tablo, the DVR for cord cutters, …

Home improvement made easy: Five ways to find a wall stud

Looking to hang something on your wall? You’ll need to find a stud (and not the kind with broad shoulders and a square jaw). Studs are vertical …

Home Improvement

How to create a full system backup in Windows 10

It's been around since Windows 7 ($46 at Amazon.com), and Microsoft hasn't touched it since. You won't find it in the Settings app where you likely first turn when you need to perform a bit of system maintenance on your PC. Instead, it's hiding out in the the old Windows Control Panel. What it is …

Windows 10

22 Home Hacks That'll Make Renters Say "Why Didn't I Know About This Sooner?"

Save that security deposit.

Productivity Power Tools for Visual Studio 2017

As we are getting set up to launch Visual Studio 2017 tomorrow, we wanted to let you know that we have released the Productivity Power Tools for …

4 Tips for a Gorgeous Bathroom Remodel That Won't Leave You Broke

Know when to splurge and when to save.<p>A full-scale bathroom remodel—even a midrange one—recoups only about 55% to 65% of its cost at resale, so it …

Home Improvement

Everything You Need to Know About Filler Stone for Paths

When laying a path with pavers, you have a choice to fill the gaps with grout, ground cover plants, or filler stones such as gravel or decomposed …

7 cool ways to reuse an old laptop

Everything old is new again. That applies not just to bell-bottoms and cassette tapes (seriously, tapes are staging a comeback), but also your old tech.<p>You've already learned how to repurpose an old tablet; now let's focus on that laptop you've kept in the back of your closet these many years. Even …

Selling Not-Quite-Right Gifts is as Easy as 1, 2, 3

Select the "Condition" of your item.<p>In your title, use descriptive keywords like brand, size, style, and color.<p>Take and upload photos that show your item from a variety of angles. Here are some great tips for taking photos that sell.<p>If you are using the eBay app, you can also add photos from your …

Turn an old laptop into a Chromebook-Linux hybrid

Common scenario: You buy a new laptop, thinking you'll sell, donate or hand down the old one... but it never happens. Maybe you don't want to deal with the hassles of Craigslist or Ebay, not to mention wiping all your data, reinstalling Windows and so on.<p>Whatever the case, now it's just taking up …

How to Frame and Install a Partition Wall

Creating rooms starts with building walls the right way.<p>Remodeling a home usually consists of removing and building walls. These are both jobs that a motivated DIYer can take on and save some money in the process. Building a wall starts with assembling and installing the frame, which are the …

For better privacy, change these iOS 8 settings

The minute you download and install iOS 8, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system for iPhone and iPad, you should take note of these privacy steps in order to lock down your device.<p>iOS 8 has a number of new features tied to your location. It also has new privacy settings, allowing …

Batteries

Uncovered Windows XP Registry Hack Allows Continued Free Security Updates From Microsoft

Although Microsoft has stopped supporting Windows XP, many people haven’t bothered to update from the legendary and now terribly aged operating …

The ‘Mighty Marvel Superheroes’ Cookbook’ (1977) Will Teach You To Make a Sandwich

A while back, ComicsAlliance brought you a look back at the 1976 <i>Mighty Marvel Strength & Fitness Book</i>, in which the kids of the '70s were invited to …

Pilot Season 2014: Scoop on This Fall's (Possible) New Shows and Who's Starring In Them

Pilot season is here, meaning the networks are taking stock of their needs for 2014-15 and getting the ball rolling toward filling any gaps. With …

Fashion Spotlight: Big Bang Men mixes X-Men With "That Show"

Ript Apparel has a design today that mixes X-Men with The Big Bang Theory. Big Bang Men from swissarmyshark will be for sale on January 26, 2014 …

Warner Bros. Confirms A Full Box Set Of The 1960s Batman Show On DVD This Year, Finally

From the It's About Darn Time Department: In the midst of a renewed push that includes licensed toys and comics, <b>Warner Brothers has confirmed that</b> …

DC Comics

Minions Rock and Roll all nite