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How to get free digital magazines from your library

Public libraries are so awesome. (Thanks, Ben Franklin!) They let you borrow not only physical books, but also digital content like e-books, audiobooks and -- surprise, surprise! -- digital magazines.<p>It's true: Many libraries have partnered with RBdigital (formerly Zinio for Libraries) to offer …

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Barbecue Chicken

This is my second this-has-absolutely-nothing-to-do-with-Easter-or-Passover recipe of the week. Welcome to my world!<p>I made barbecue chicken a few …

Watermelon Salsa

First of all, I endured great agony over what to call this unbelievably delicious and delightful concoction that’s as scrumptious with a bowl of …

Salisbury Steak Meatballs

This is a very special recipe for two important reasons: One, it’s delicious, hearty, and comforting. Noodles. Meatballs. No brainer!<p>Two, I developed …

Everything you want to know about OS X Yosemite

A Look at 'Health' and 'HealthKit', Apple's New Health Initiative

Ahead of WWDC, perhaps one of the most hyped features for iOS 8 was "Healthbook," which was said to serve as a Passbook-style app that aggregated a variety of health-related information in a colorful card array.<p>While Apple did indeed announce a new health initiative and accompanying app, …

WWDC 2014: Apple Debuts iOS 8 – HealthKit, Third-Party Keyboards, HomeKit, and Much More

- Jun 2, 2014<p>Apple officially introduced iOS 8 at their WWDC 2014 Keynote address on Monday. New features for the mobile OS include support for …

8 huge new features in iOS 8 that Apple didn't talk about today

From Wi-Fi calling to a new keyboard for the blind, sometimes the best things are hidden<p>Apple announced iOS 8 with great fanfare today, revealing many new features and a number of significant changes to the platform. Things like HealthKit, new extensibility options, and HomeKit got a lot of …

The 22 most important things Apple announced at WWDC 2014

Apple kicked off its Worldwide Developer Conference with a glimpse into the future of OS X, iOS 8, and the developer tools that bring them to life. This is the rare event where a man can get on stage and write code for ten minutes while thousands of developers watch in stunned silence before …

Tune in Oct. 22 for new iPads, Mac Pro details, MacBook Pros, and Mavericks

Apple’s next event is upon us, and it’s likely to be action-packed. As Apple says: it has “a lot to cover.” So besides the speculation that rings in from the word cover (new Smart Covers, anyone?), Apple has some new tablets, computers, and software to discuss. <i>Read our full roundup of what to</i> …

iOS 7 How-to: Make FaceTime Audio calls and check how much data they use

New in iOS 7 is the ability to make FaceTime Audio calls. FaceTime Audio works internationally and works on a Wi-fi network, or on a cellular connection. Using Facetime Audio sounds nicer than actually using the iPhone to make calls. FaceTime Audio sounds deep, and closer to the actual sound of the …

Why It’s Time for Apple to Open FaceTime

FaceTime just keeps getting better. The recent addition of audio calls in iOS 7 is great news, right? Well, sort of.<p>There are plenty of apps in the App Store that let you make calls over your data connection rather than through the carrier’s phone network.<p>FaceTime audio calls are great — something …

Detailed Video Showing iPad 5 Physical Changes

Chinese parts supplier sw-box.com has posted a video and photos of the upcoming the slate-gray enclosure of the upcoming iPad 5.<p>iPad 5 parts have been floating around for a number of weeks with other videos also showing the new enclosure. This latest video does a good job detailing the physical …

Top 7 secret iOS 7 tips everyone needs to know!

iOS 7 is here and not only do we have your complete iOS 7 review to tell you everything you need to know, but a ton of iOS 7 tips and how-tips ready …

Here's why you shouldn't upgrade to iOS 7...yet

At some point in the next 24 hours or so, Apple should unleash the first public release of iOS 7 upon the world. Millions - and I mean <i>millions</i> - of …

iOS 7: What You Need to Know

- Sep 18, 2013<p>iOS 7 is ready for release. Apple says it’s “the mobile OS from a whole new perspective. We’ll take a look at the major new features in …

Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Oregano

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>December 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lemon<p>4 large or 8 small skin-on, boneless chicken thighs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 teaspoons olive oil, divided<p>3 sprigs oregano<p>1 tablespoon minced shallot<p>1/2 garlic clove, minced<p>1/8 teaspoon crushed red …

Perfect Cast-Iron Skillet Chicken Thighs

2 to 4 main-course<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Sophisticated enough for a Sunday supper yet quick enough for Wednesday's dinner, this master recipe is all in the technique. Cook the thighs skin side down in a cast-iron skillet to render out the fat and make the skin as crisp and, dare we say, delicious as …