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The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever

Crispy on the outside, soft and gooey in the middle--the way a good chocolate chip cookie should be.<p>Makes about 12<p>Prep: 10 minutes<p>Total: 1 hour 30 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>4 1/4 cups|685 grams all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 1/2 cups|340 grams unsalted butter, softened, …

These Mashed Potatoes Are Basically Like Cream-Cheese Frosting

Whether it's with cream or extra butter, people are always looking for ways to make mashed potatoes as smooth and rich as they can be. Jeff Mauro, aka the Sandwich King, has a tater trick you'll wish you'd known about a long time ago: cream cheese. The ingredient's mild flavor and thick texture is …

Overnight Oats 4 Ways | Recipes

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S’mores Ice Cream Pie with Salted Butter Chocolate Sauce

702<p>798<p>Summer is a great time for ice cream. It’s cool, it’s creamy, and I’ve yet to meet someone who doesn’t like ice cream. It’s the absolute …

Baking

Best Spice Rub Recipe by Tasty

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The freaky Pixar theory that could blow your mind

How-To: Install iOS 11 public beta on your eligible iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

As we just noted, the iOS 11 public beta has been released for anyone who is interested in trying iOS 11 before it is officially released later this fall. That means that you don’t have to be a registered Apple developer in order to install iOS 11, as the public beta process affords a …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This Upside-Down Peanut Butter Banana Toast Is Gonna Change Your Life

FRENCH. TOAST. FORVER.<p>1 stale baguette<p>4 eggs<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 teaspoon cinnamon<p>¼ cup unsalted butter<p>1 cup brown sugar<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup peanut butter<p>1 large banana, sliced<p>1. Preheat oven to 375˚F/190˚C.<p>2. On a cutting board, cut the baguette in half lengthwise, and slice into …

Watch George Takei, Stephen Hawking, Bill Nye, and Neil DeGrasse Tyson Argue Over Who Had the Best Futurama Cameo

Over the seven seasons and nearly 20 years that <i>Futurama</i> was on the air, the series had some pretty stellar guest stars, including Lucy Liu, Al Gore, …

Layer Cake Love and NTT

Happy Needle and Thread Thursday, friends! We had an impromptu trip to visit my parents over the holiday weekend, and though that meant I wasn't able …

265 MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) Getting Started in June: Enroll Free Today

FYI: This month, 265 MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) will be getting underway, giving you the chance to take courses from top flight …

MOOCs

IBM unveils its most powerful quantum processor yet

IBM's two quantum computing platforms just took a leap forward in processing power. The company announced today that it has successfully built and tested its two most powerful quantum computers yet -- the research and business-focused Quantum Experience universal computer and the prototype …

Quantum Computing

Busy brain not letting you sleep? 8 experts offer tips

Some nights, it's like you can't get your brain to shut up long enough for you to fall asleep.<p>You're mentally reviewing the day you just completed while also previewing the day ahead; sometimes, your mind may even reach way back into the archives and pull up something embarrassing you did back in …

University of Oxford

Peanut Butter Mousse Cake [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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Dessert

You Have To Try This Korean BBQ-Style Beef At Home

KBBQ in the comfort of your own home.<p>700 grams rib eye steak, or any other well-marbled, tender cut<p>½ onion, cut into chunks<p>3 cloves garlic<p>½ pear, peeled and cut into chunks<p>1 spring onion, cut into chunks<p>3 tablespoons brown sugar<p>1 teaspoon black pepper<p>⅓ cup soy sauce<p>3 tablespoons sesame oil<p>½ onion, …

Milk bread: How to make the addictive, iconic bread

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

Recipes

15 Easy One-Pot Vegetarian Dinners

While we've already gone over how well-suited chicken is to making one-pot dinners, there's no reason for meat-eaters to have all the fun. I don't cook a lot of meat during the week, so when I'm putting together a quick weeknight dinner I typically turn to vegetables and grains to make healthy, …

Strawberry Cheesecake Muffins Recipe

"A dessert-type muffin that disappears in minutes."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened<p>1/4 cup confectioners' sugar<p>2 1/2 cups …

22 Optical Illusions That Prove Your Brain Sucks

What you think is reality is a lie. And we have the proof.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying …

Graphics

10 High-Protein Lunches With No Meat

Whether you're a full-time vegetarian, or just looking to add a few meatless meals to your routine, it's important to remember that skipping meat …

Google may be quietly tracking everywhere you go — here's how to turn it off

You probably don't know the answers to these questions — but Google might.<p>How? It's thanks to a feature nestled away in your Google account called Location History. If you care about your privacy, you should probably check it out.<p>Location History is exactly what it sounds like: It's a comprehensive …

Commuting

This $100 Gadget Is Taking Over Kitchens Everywhere

It actually lives up to insane amounts of hype.<p>Kitchen appliances don’t normally stir up super strong emotions. The Instant Pot, a multitasking …

Cooking

Give yourself elite online security for under $30 with unlimited access to TigerVPN

TIgerVPN knows what you want online. You’re looking for a VPN provider who can offer you unquestioned protection on the web while serving up fast, reliable connection speeds. TigerVPN not only understands those security and accessibility demands, they want to save you some money at the same time …

PSA: Using a VPN can protect your browsing history as Congress allows ISPs to sell it

Well, it’s official. Both the Senate and the House voted to overturn privacy rules created by the FCC, and your ISP will now be free to sell your Internet browsing history and location data to advertisers.<p>Internet service providers will have a few expenses to set off against this revenue stream – …

Amazingly Accurate Anatomical Embroidery Artwork by Juana Gomez

Embroidery artwork is a precise art form, but some people take it to a whole new level. Check out these stunning anatomical embroideries by Chilean …

Enchilada-Stuffed Grilled Portobello Mushrooms Recipe

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Pre-heat your barbecue to medium-high heat.<p>2<p>Done<p>Using a small spoon, scoop the gills out of the mushrooms.<p>3<p>Done<p>Brush mushroom exteriors …

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Barack Obama on Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Cars, and the Future of Humanity | WIRED

Photographs by Christopher Anderson/Magnum Photos for WIRED<p>IT’S HARD TO think of a single technology that will shape our world more in the next 50 …

Artificial Intelligence

Raspberry Pi: the best projects to get started with the Pi 3

Raspberry Pi has released its first official Pi Starter Kit, containing almost everything you need to start coding with the tiny computer right out …

Raspberry Pi