Michael Aldridge

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The Completely Addictive Method For Grilling Burgers

I've grilled many burgers in my day, many of which were decent but none of which were restaurant-quality — that is, until I learned this technique from America's Test Kitchen. It's by far the most foolproof way to grill a burger with a charred exterior and juicy pink interior. The most important …

Cooking

25 Genius DIY Storage Solutions Your Home Needs Now

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your house is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle the situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your home.

10 things you shouldn't put in your dishwasher

All the keyboard shortcuts you’ll ever need for Safari on iPad

Safari on the Mac is almost entirely controllable by the keyboard. You can open tabs, navigate forms on the page, and search through pages. And even if there’s no built-in shortcut, the Mac lets you add custom shortcuts to any menu item. The iPad isn’t quite so well-served, but you’d be surprised …

Operating Systems

Big Twin Rumble: Harley-Davidson FXSTS Springer Softail

Old is in. Harley reached all the way back to 1948 to find the inspiration for the Springer Softail. Among our fearsome fivesome, the Springer’s …

SupaBoy S handheld Super Nintendo coming soon to Funstock Retro

Arriving soon over at FunstockRetro.co.uk is the <b>SupaBoy S</b>, which turns the <b>Super Nintendo</b> into a truly amazing portable device. Not only does this …

Retrogaming

How to Use a Multimeter to Measure Voltage, Current and Resistance

How to Use a Multimeter to Measure Voltage, Current and Resistance<p>Updated on April 25, 2018<p>What is a Multimeter?<p>A digital multimeter or DMM is a …

Arduino

15 incredible space-saving gadgets under $60 that every kitchen needs

If you have limited kitchen space, it's often easy to give up on cooking — especially if you don’t have enough room to store the tools and gadgets …

How To: Stop Photos for OS X From Opening When You Connect Your iPhone

- Dec 28, 2015<p>If you’re a Mac and iPhone user, you may have noticed that OS X automatically launches the Photos app every time you attach your iOS …

11 things that could be slowing your Mac down

But your machine slowing to a crawl isn't necessarily a sign that you need a new computer. There are many reasons apps may fail to open.<p>Here are nearly a dozen things that could be slowing down your Mac, and how to fix them.

How to use Gatekeeper on your Mac

What is Gatekeeper and should you use it?<p>Apple offers the Mac App Store as a safe and convenient way to download apps for your Mac (and to update …

How to Stop Photos Opening Automatically on Mac OS X when iPhone or Camera Connects

The Mac Photos app defaults to automatically launch whenever an iPhone, digital camera, or SD memory media card connects to the computer. This …

Adware Medic Removes Macintosh Adware

Mac: Although Macs don't often get malware, they aren't immune. If you don't have a good Mac antivirus program installed, or something slipped …

How to build a gaming Hackintosh on the cheap: software

My mission to build a powerful gaming Hackintosh for $650 — $50 less than Apple’s midrange Mac mini — is almost complete.<p>In Part 1 of this guide, I covered the components I purchased for my build and recommended extras and alternatives for those with different budgets.<p>In Part 2, I walked you …

Best mobile games of November 2014

5 more apps that make you say 'Wow!'

There are approximately 1.3 million apps available for our smartphones and tablets. Many are simply a bad idea. Most are average in use or scope. Fortunately, some very innovative developers have changed the way we used to do things for the better. Here are five mind-boggling apps that I know …

Where are my iPhone photos? How to use the new photo management features in iOS 8

While there are many new features that have been added to both the camera and the photos app on iOS 8 (flagging favorite photos, additional filters, …

The 15 Best Features of iOS 8

On the surface, Apple's new mobile operating system iOS 8 looks strikingly similar to iOS 7, but beneath the surface, it's brimming with new features …

iOS 8 Family Sharing Explained: Share Purchases Between Family Members & Much More – MacStories

Over the past few years it has been possible, but never easy, to have a family with iOS devices where everyone could share purchases but keep their own accounts for other purposes. Thankfully, Apple has recognised this pain point and introduced Family Sharing in iOS 8 which not only streamlines the …

iOS 7 How-to: Manage your iCloud storage space from an iOS device

Apple gives all iCloud users 5 GB of iCloud storage. For most users, this is more than plenty of space, but for some, it isn’t nearly enough. This space is used for iOS device backups, iWork and other documents, and email if you are using a @mac.com, @me.com or @icloud.com address.<p>In this article, …

ViaSat adds 'virtually unlimited' Freedom satellite internet plan for $70 per month

It didn't happen overnight, but ViaSat's finally on its way to transforming the satellite internet space, be it through speedy in-flight WiFi on JetBlue and United or the Exede residential service. That latter product, while the fastest internet option for customers without access to cable or …

10 DIY Ways to Never Use Shampoo Again

Get ready to join the no 'poo movement — no, not <i>that</i> kind of movement.<p>Plenty of people have switched over to the no 'poo lifestyle, which involves …

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Maple Brined, Apple Wood Smoked Turkey Breast on the Big Green Egg

It was really hot today. And by hot, I mean 100+ degrees F outside. In fact, it’s supposed to be in the high 100s and mid-70s at night for the next …

Grilling: Stuffed Jalapeños Recipe

Truth be told, I'm not much of a football fan, but I'll take almost any hours-long, live televised event as an excuse to get my friends together and indulge in my favorite party foods. So even though I'd be hard pressed to even name who's playing in the Super Bowl this Sunday [<i>Um, that would be</i> …

Grilled Roast Beef With Horseradish Cream Sauce Recipe

A roast beef has been on my grilling to-do list forever, but sticker shock for rib roast or full tenderloin (my preferred cuts) has really been a setback—a special occasion price for a time that just never seemed to come. Instead of waiting it out, it was time to take a more frugal approach with</b> …

Spicy Garlic Shrimp with Rum

Chipotles Barbacoa Copycat Recipe Recipe - Genius Kitchen

To make the adobo sauce combine vinegar, limejuice, chipotles, garlic, cumin, oregano, black pepper, salt and cloves in a blender or processor on …