Michael Bartido

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9 New Grilling Recipes to Make Right Now

These 9 grilling recipes, from clams and chorizo to a pisco punch with grilled lemons, were developed for BonAppetit.com's 30 Days of Grilling campaign.<p><b>We've been really excited about a lot of things</b> during our 30 Days of Grilling extravaganza. But if we had to choose one favorite category from the …

The Trick to Great Corn on the Cob? Mayonnaise, and a Grill

Step away from the boiling water! In this grilling video, we show you how to add way more flavor to your ears of corn.<p>We could eat a lot of corn on the cob. A <i>lot</i>. But we've thankfully abandoned the boiling-pot-of-water ways of our youth in favor of a smokin' hot grill, some fresh lime juice, and …

Zolo, a new accessory maker, launches a crowdfunding campaign for modular cases, battery packs, and more

A new modular accessory maker called Zolo is launching a 30-day crowdfunding campaign today through Indiegogo to help launch their new product ecosystem. Zolo’s accessories include cases, portable battery packs, and smartphone cases for the iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S5.<p>What makes Zolo’s products …

7 Web Design Disasters that Drive People Crazy

<i>Garrett Heath is a technology storyteller with Rackspace.</i><p>While working on an article about responsive design, I realized how frustrating it is when companies design for a desktop only experience. I use a laptop for much of my Web browsing, but when I’m on the go it drives me nuts when there is a …

'Parallels Access' Brings Remote Desktop Access to iPhone

Parallels has updated its <i>Parallels Access</i> app, which allows iPad users access their Mac or Windows desktops on their tablets, with iPhone support, allowing iPhone users to also access their desktops on the go.<p>“Parallels Access received a tremendously positive reception from iPad users, and now we …

Google Tops LinkedIn's List of Most Desirable Companies to Work For

For the second straight year, Google claimed the top spot on LinkedIn's annual list of most InDemand Employers, a ranking of the companies LinkedIn …

Halftoning 101: How to Halftone Images in Photoshop

Method 2<p>This second method is a really good way to get a subtly different dot pattern, as well as a bit more texture and a “grungy” Xerox-like result.<p>1. Once you have your art set up and your color gradients set, go to Image > Mode > Grayscale. This removes all color from the picture and sets your …

Wikipedia pops up in bibliographies, and even college curricula

All through high school, Ani Schug was told to steer clear of Wikipedia. Her teachers talked about the popular online encyclopedia "as if it wasn't serious or trustworthy" and suggested it only be used as a tip sheet.<p>Imagine her surprise this spring when her American politics professor at Pomona …

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Maria Gaetana Agnesi is celebrated by Google's doodle, but who was she?

Google's doodle on Friday celebrated the 296th birthday of the Italian mathematician and philosopher Maria Gaetana Agnesi.<p>Agnesi, born on 16 May 1718, is believed to be the first woman in the west to gain recognition as a mathematician, at a time when most Europeans did not see the value of …

Reddit users help get Dogecoin car and Josh Wise into NASCAR All-Star Race

On the strength of monumental support from Reddit users, Josh Wise was voted into NASCAR’s All-Star Race.<p>Danica Patrick is undoubtedly famous, but her popularity has limits in the form of Dogecoin and Reddit.<p>On the strength of a grassroots campaign that began within the Reddit social media …

Kotoba Miners uses Minecraft to teach Japanese

I’ve seen Minecraft used for all sorts of different purposes. Recreating Westeros from Game of Thrones. Taking a tour through Apple’s Infinite Loop headquarters. Teaching Japanese? That’s a new one.<p>James York is an English teacher at a Japanese university, as well as a PhD student researching …

Google Launches Photowall iOS And Android Apps For Beaming Collaborative Galleries To Chromecast

Google has launched a new iOS and Android app with Chromecast-specific features called Photowall. The app, as detailed by 9to5Mac, lets users send photos from their device to their Chromecast-connected TV, and works with either one iPhone user or a group on the same network. There are also photo …

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 …

Dinner Tonight: Crab Mac + Radicchio Salad

This dinner from Food52 needs no explanation -- other than the fact that Mondays, more often than not, are usually accompanied with a need for creamy, cheesy pasta. Maybe it's to celebrate having made it through the beginning of the week, or perhaps it's because Friday would just seem a <i>little</i> bit …

Copycat Chick-Fil-A Sandwich Recipe (for Hungry Sundays)

<i>Original post by Kelly Redfield on Spoon University</i><p>Many of us have experienced the following scenario: We wake up on a Sunday and crave one thing and one thing only: a Chick-Fil-A sandwich. Some of us may unknowingly drive all the way to the fast-food chain, bellies hungry and screaming for the …

Bake the Best Macaroni and Cheese

<i>By Paul Kita,</i> <i>senior associate editor at</i> Men's Health<p>Every once and a while, it's good to indulge. In fact, indulgence is part of a healthy diet. The best eating plans are ones that operate on inclusion, not exclusion. Think about it: When someone tells you that you can't eat pizza, what does that …

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18 Things You Didn't Know About Dippin' Dots

CREDIT: Dippin' Dots<p>The guys who invented glow in the dark ice cream might think they're the wave of the future, but they're wrong, because Dippin' Dots has been riding that future dessert wave since 1988, and they most certainly have it trademarked, or at least cryogenically frozen.<p>If you've ever …

Bobby Flay's Tips for Building the Perfect Burger

From patty size and fat content to "crunchification," Bobby Flay's advice on cooking the perfect hamburger<p><i>For a guy so obsessed with flavor, Bobby Flay is remarkably restrained when it comes to burgers: He likes ’em beefy, juicy, and crunchy. Here’s what he tells his line cooks at his 18 Bobby’s</i> …

Community Picks -- Chicken

The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from the Your Best Chicken contest!<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You can read the …

Bake The Best Macaroni And Cheese

When it comes to this classic comfort food, don’t skimp.<p>Every once and a while, it’s good to indulge. In fact, indulgence is part of a healthy diet. The best eating plans are ones that operate on inclusion, not exclusion. Think about it: When someone tells you that you can’t eat pizza, what does …

Grilled Cheese Academy

First of all, do not be fooled by our name. We are neither a cooking school nor an establishment of higher learning. We are, however, an institution …

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30 Amazing Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

April is National Grilled Cheese Month and I have 30 amazing grilled cheese sandwich recipes for you, one for every day of the month! Grilled cheese …

Here’s How to Make Your Own Cheese-Stuffed Doritos

With 7-Eleven being all stealthy and saying only that they’re not ready to “talk publicly” about those fried, nacho-cheese-stuffed Doritos it’s been …

The 3 Most Incredible PCs Of February 2014

PC modding stems from the days when enthusiasts that built their own PCs tried to improve cooling and make their bland beige boxes a little more attractive. Eventually, people with skills in painting, carpentry and metalwork all joined the fray with some amazing results that ended with PCs looking …

This is the most sampled song ever

From Herbie Hancock to Justin Bieber<p>Samples and remixes have become a staple of pop music today, with artists blending new and old in seemingly endless combinations. According to the BBC, though, one song has proven particularly popular among DJs and musicians: "Change the Beat," by Fab 5 …

Sega's battle with Nintendo to become Seth Rogen film

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are in line to write and direct a high-profile thriller about the battle between Sega and Nintendo for control of the lucrative 80s and 90s games console market.<p>Titled Console Wars, the film will be based on Blake Harris's forthcoming book Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo …

CONSUMER REPORTS: Tesla Model S Is The Best Car You Can Buy

Elon Musk's upstart automaker has been on a roll today: Morgan Stanley's Adam Jonas raised his price target to $320, from $153, sending the stock skyrocketing.<p>And now, Consumer Reports has named the Tesla Model S the best overall car of 2014, it announced this afternoon. Here's why:<p>Sure, you can …

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Image Blender 2 Now As Beautiful As The Photos It Produces

Image Blender is one of my favorite iOS apps. It’s a single-purpose tool that lets you combine two photos by stacking them and choosing the blend mode to get the effect and the opacity you want. If you ever wanted to take a photo and make it look like it was printed onto an old sheet of paper, or …

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