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25 skills you'll need to master if you want to land a job in 2016

According to sites like Monster.com and LinkedIn, this is the most popular time of year for job seekers to kick off their search.<p>To find out what it takes to successfully land a job, LinkedIn analyzed all of the hiring and recruiting activity that occurred on its site in 2015, and uncovered the 25 …

Employment

Polish Potato, Kielbasa, and Cabbage Soup (Kapusniak) Recipe

There are hundreds of variations on classic Polish <i>kapusniak</i> (sauerkraut and sausage soup). My version lays no claims to authenticity, but it is simple, delicious, and deeply nourishing. Sauerkraut and fresh cabbage come together for extra flavor in the broth.<p>Why It Works<p>Adding the ingredients to …

Food Preservation

15 Recipes That Upgrade Ramen Noodles

This is what ramen could look like outside of the white carton.<p>This is what ramen could look like outside of the white carton.<p>Need more noodles? Prepare to fall in love with Delish.com's 50 Most Delish Stir Fries.

The Easy Potato Side Dish That Will Become the Star of Your Meal

Some people like to start with the meat, the bird, the main event, whatever it is, but I like to plan around potatoes. Maybe a giant pot of mash …

Onions

15 Gorgeous Ways to Style Rainbow Hair

Besides ordering chicken over pork at your local Chipotle, can you remember the last time you tried something new? We say go bold or go home and give rainbow hair a shot. If Kelly Ripa can rock a sultry shade of blue on her mane, then you can totally take the plunge too. Whether you call it rainbow …

Hairstyling

Penne Recipes That Make Weeknight Meals Awesome Again

When it comes to pasta, we don't discriminate. We will always give in to another slice of lasagna. We could live off fettuccine and be more than happy about it. We will never get bored with spaghetti, no matter how many times we've eaten it. And when faced with a plate of penne, we count our lucky …

Cooking

The 10 best BDSM movies

Before Fifty Shades of Grey’s release this weekend, we take a look at 10 other BDSM-based films which shocked, stimulated and spanked their way to notoriety<p><b>Belle de Jour (1967)</b><p>Luis Buñel’s surreal classic sees a middle-class housewife Séverine (Catherine Deneuve) electing to become a daytime …

Shades of Grey

Study: Use More Emojis to Have More Sex

Apparently more kissy-face emoticons mean more orgasms.<p>Do you tend to express yourself via sly smileys, embarrassed monkeys, and praise hands rather than through actual text? If so, it's likely you're having more sex than those who prefer to use their words—at least according to some very …

Language

The Best Red Carpet Gowns From the Back

Structured bows, dramatic trains, plunging cuts: check, check, check.<p>I get why Oscar de la Renta famously instructed women to "walk like you have three men walking behind you," I do. But it's somewhat funny coming from him—because in his dresses, you didn't need to. His gowns were often as stunning …

14 Stressful Thoughts Self-Conscious People Have Way Too Often

<b>1.</b> Who are those teenagers laughing at? Me, probably. Yep, it’s definitely me that they’re laughing at, so the real question is what did I do …

How To Ruin Your Life (Without Even Noticing That You Are)

Understand that life is not a straight line. Life is not a set timeline of milestones. It is okay if you don’t finish school, get married, find a job …

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

Philosophers and scientists have been at war for decades over the question of what makes human beings more than complex robots<p>One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being …

Consciousness

The Best of My Broke Kitchen

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Before she passes on the Broke Kitchen torch, Gabriella</i> …

How To Become The Person You Want To Be

I see her all the time. She resounds in my mind when I feel inadequate, weak, inapt. She exudes positivity; is passionate about even the simplest …

16 Things You Learn The Hard Way On The Road To Growing Up

Tomorrow I am 22. Today I look back on the long road that’s lead me here. It doesn’t involve Taylor Swift, the mourning of carefree days or the …

10 Things Every Woman Should Stop Waiting Around For By The Time She Turns 30

1. Their relationship to be perfect.<p>The secret people don’t like to talk about is that everyone can feel like they are settling in their …

How To Punish A Very, Very Bad Girl

The trick is not to hurt her, at least not too much.<p>You want to excite her. The point is to make her see how much she wants you and how willing she …

The Photo That Makes Your Heart Drop

It was a picture of a diamond ring. Three stones, square-shaped. I knew exactly what it was and I didn’t find it at all beautiful. It was …

For The Girls Who Cry Themselves To Sleep

There is a certain kind of girl who cries herself to sleep. She’s not the girl you’re thinking of – the meek, the weak, and the always helpless one. …

17 Surprising Things You Learn About Yourself When You Move To A New Country

1. That you are more resourceful than you’ll ever give yourself credit for. Whether it’s innovating new ways to make the home meals that you miss or …

25 People Share Secrets About Their Significant Others

Found on AskReddit.<p>after we broke up she gave a guy a blowjob for free Taco Bell<p>When my ex was 4 a twelve year old boy living on his street made him …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 167<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Attempts to stay anonymous on the web will only put the NSA on your trail

The sobering story of Janet Vertesi's attempts to conceal her pregnancy from the forces of online marketers shows just how Kafkaesque the internet has become<p>When searching for an adjective to describe our comprehensively surveilled networked world – the one bookmarked by the NSA at one end and by …

Labyrinthine Drawings of Interconnected Rooms by Mathew Borrett | Colossal

Speed up Chrome for Android with this simple tweak

Chrome for Android is one of the fastest and most feature-rich browsers for Android. But a persistent problem has ruined Google’s mobile browser for many users – janky scrolling. Especially since Google replaced the AOSP Browser with Chrome as the default browser on new Android devices, people have …

Apps

Codementor Wants To Be An Uber for Developers In Distress

Junior developers stuck on a coding problem for hours will probably breathe a huge sigh of relief to hear they can get help instantly from experts with the click of a button — as that’s what Codementor is setting out to do.<p>Codementor is a Techstars-backed startup based in Taiwan and San Francisco …

Deal with the devil: why Netflix broke its own rules on net neutrality

By agreeing to pay Comcast, Reed Hastings set a painful precedent<p>Netflix CEO Reed Hastings published an impassioned blog post last week criticizing internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon for asking his company to pay interconnection fees in order to ensure that their data reaches …

Disconnect unveils private search Android app and web interface

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock/Maxkabakov<p>Disconnect Search, a tool that lets people use popular search engines without having their …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …