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iPads save $1.8M a year and 55,000 person hours, says Dallas construction firm

The technology head of construction company Rogers-O’Brien says that using iPads saves the company $1.8M a year, including 55,000 hours of reductions in working time.<p>In particular, says Todd Wynne, iPads solve a recurring problem that no-one outside the construction industry would ever guess …

Apple Store

Stairway to heaven: hiking ancient pilgrimage trails in southern Japan

Normally I am not given to praying but the occasion demands it. After bowing twice and clapping twice, I make a silent entreaty that my trek will go well. My obeisance is taking place in front of a small wooden building, rather like a summerhouse. It is a shrine in the town of Takijiri-oji, a …

Hiking

Readers’ 23 All-Time Favorite Real Simple Recipes

We asked, and thousands of you answered. Here are the dishes most bookmarked, dog-eared, clipped, shared, and enjoyed—from once-a-week slow-cooker …

101 things to do in London

The best things to do in London<p>1<p>RBG Kew<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Wander around Temperate House in Kew Gardens<p>Kew<p>The return of the newly restored …

England

This Elon Musk Email to Tesla Employees Is a Powerful Lesson in Authentic, Heartfelt Leadership

When times get tough, great leaders don't just protect -- they connect.<p>Elon Musk is one of the world's most popular entrepreneurs. As the guiding force behind Tesla, SpaceX, and OpenAI -- not to mention helping to found PayPal -- he tackles some of the biggest challenges.<p>That includes some of the …

7 Avocado-Based Recipes for Lighter Meals That Won't Leave You Starving

Despite those back-to-back birthday parties, friends' engagements, and long weekends being worth it, the overeating and drinking that go with usually …

Healthy Eating

5 Easy Freezer Marinades Perfect for Chicken or Pork

While marinades are brilliant at turning cuts of meat that can often dry out when cooked into flavorful, moist meals, it's easy to forget to plan …

Have Dinner in Paris with This Creamy Mustard Chicken Recipe

Skillet Creamy French Mustard Chicken<p>Serves 4<p>1 tablespoon olive oil <br>2 pounds bone-in chicken thighs<br>Kosher salt<br>Freshly ground black pepper <br>1/2 cup …

Mini Canning Jar Cheesecakes With Brown Sugar

There are several garnishes for these easy cheesecakes, including possibilities for chocolate chips or a chocolate sauce, butterscotch or caramel …

Emeril's Chicken Cacciatore

Season the chicken with Essence. Season the flour with Essence. Dredge the chicken in the seasoned flour, coating completely.<p>In a large Dutch oven, …

The Best Ligurian Pesto

Somewhere on its path to global ubiquity, pesto became a catchall name for any random herby sauce thrown in a blender. Now Ligurians want it back<p>2 …

6 of our sweetest caramel recipes

Salted, in a sauce or whipped up into a mousse – however it's served, caramel is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. Here are six of our …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The internet says this vegan dip is better than hummus

When it comes to Middle Eastern spreads, the nation’s favourite chickpea-based dip, hummus, gets all the glory - but lovers of the beige paste are …

Basic Roman-style pizza dough

Place the flour in a mixer with a dough hook attachment.<p>Dissolve the yeast in 100 ml (3½ fl oz) of the water and add to the flour along with 400 ml …

This Ice Cream Is So Healthy You Can Eat It for Breakfast

We’ve officially hit the height of summer, otherwise known as peak ice cream consumption season. While ice cream usually falls into the category of …

Money Won't Make You Happy. Here's What Will, According to Science

Consider this when making big career choices.<p><i>At age 25, would you pursue a well-paying corporate job that makes you unhappy or a hobby that makes you happy but has no guarantee to pay the bills? originally appeared on Quora -- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from</i> …

Want to Be a Self-Made Millionaire? With 1 Sentence, Mark Cuban Reveals How to Get Rich

Nearly all incredibly successful people -- especially incredibly wealthy people -- do this one thing incredibly well.<p>Mark Cuban: billionaire. Investor. NBA team owner. Nice guy. Mark Cuban knows a little about making money.<p>So when he was asked what he would do if he lost everything, here's what he …

Keeping A Daily Journal Could Change Your Life.

You know exactly what you want in life.<p><i>"The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the volume as it is with what he vowed to make it." -- </i>J.M. Barrie<p>You know exactly what you want in life. But you can't seem …

26 stunning natural wonders everyone should see in their lifetime

There may only be seven official natural wonders of the world, but there are plenty more breathtaking natural sights all over the globe worth …

The Key to Well-Behaved Kids Isn't Punishment. It's Discipline, and There's a Big Difference.

Those blue and red permanent markers, hidden in the kitchen drawer, are too tempting. Your child remembers seeing you stash them there, and one …

Mary Berry's easy pancake recipe

Pancake Day has finally landed – it falls on February 13 this year – and is the ideal opportunity to test your skills in the kitchen.<p>This easy recipe, with only three ingredients, is perfect for any pancake-flipping novice. Just add lemon and sugar to keep the dish simple, or soak in syrup and …

Ask Ethan: What Is Spacetime?

When it comes to understanding the Universe, there are a few things everyone’s heard of: Schrödinger’s cat, the Twin Paradox and E = mc^2. But despite being around for over 100 years now, General Relativity — Einstein’s greatest achievement — is largely mysterious to everyone from the general …

Physics

30 recipes you should master by the age of 30

If your student days are over but you still haven't progressed from beans on toast or ready meals, improve your repertoire with one of these simple recipes - 30 dishes worth mastering, from bung-it-in-the-oven baked fish to a crowd-pleasing shepherd's pie, before you hit 30.<p>30 recipes every cook …

The 9 refreshing prosecco cocktails you need to make this weekend

These refreshing prosecco cocktails are perfect for enjoying on warm days. Best of all, you can make them with store-cupboard staples.<p><b>Lemon Sherbet Fizz</b><p>A mouthwatering, lip-smacking, tangy citrus froth. Pop one heaped teaspoon of lemon sorbet into the bottom of a tall flute and dash a few drops of …

Honey and lavender ice cream

It’s worth mastering this for the summer. It is perfect served with raspberries, or baked apricots or peaches.<p>MAKES<p>750ml<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500ml whipping cream<br>• 1 sprig lavender<br>• 4 egg yolks<br>• 175g lavender honey<p>METHOD<p>Heat the cream with the lavender in a heavy-bottomed saucepan until it comes to just under the …

Sea bass baked with potato and fennel

If you prefer to roast the fish in fillets (i.e. boned), ask your fishmonger to do this for you.<p>SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 whole sea bass, approx 2.5-3kg, gutted and cleaned<br>• 3 large Désirée or other<br>• roasting potatoes<br>• 2 fennel bulbs<br>• 1 tbsp fennel seeds<br>• 60ml olive oil, plus extra for drizzling<br>• 4 bay …

These 7 Free Podcasts Will Save You $100,000 On a Wharton MBA

Want to learn about digital marketing? Monetizing your content? Scaling your startup? There's a podcast for that.<p>I had a great experience studying for my MBA at Wharton. I learned about subjects I had never studied at college or picked up in my first job as an account manager at an advertising …