Mickie Smith

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Fried and Scrambled Eggs: How to Get ‘Em Right Every Time

When it comes to cooking eggs, most of us have our own routines down. Since eggs are often the foundation of quick meals, it’s easy to keep preparing them the same ways every time—but it never hurts to revisit the basics. Take, for example, frying and scrambling. Do you baste your sunny-side-up …

Italian village offers €2,000 gifts to boost dwindling population

The mayor of a remote mountain village in Italy is offering to pay €2,000 (£1,700) to anyone who moves there, in an attempt to save it from becoming a ghost town.<p>Those who take up residence in Bormida, which sits 420 metres above sea level in the north-west Liguria region and is home to 394 people, …

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3-Ingredient Cocktails Everyone Should Know How To Make

It really doesn't take much.<p>There's a golden ratio to making the perfect cocktail, and it only requires three ingredients.<p><b>It's 2:1:1</b> (two parts liquor, such as gin, one part tart, such as lemon juice, and one part sweet, such as honey) -- that's how you make the delicious Bee's Knees, by the …

On the Issues: Racial Justice

Millions of lives have been destroyed because people are in jail for nonviolent crimes. For decades, we have been engaged in a failed “War on Drugs” …

Sneaky ways to snag the best seat on the plane

The best seat on the plane means different things to different people. According to a 2012 Skyscanner survey, seat 6A was a winner, taking into account that 46 percent of people prefer to be seated in the front of the plane, nearly 60 percent prefer window seats, and 62 percent want an …

Master These 7 Cool Girl Ways To Tie A Scarf

A classic silk scarf can add some polish or a dose of cool to any look—but it's all in the styling. Here, a few tricks on how to wear this must-have accessory like a fashion editor. Plus, shop our favorite scarves of the season.<p><b>The Wrist Wrap</b><p><i>Fold your scarf diagonally at your desired width, wrap</i> …

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Top 10 Slept-On R&B Songs Of The Year

The conflation of R&B with hip-hop on most of Billboard's genre charts can make for an inaccurate portrait of the year in R&B music. Cross-genre collaborations dominate, especially since they benefit from Top 40 radio support, and musicians with years in the business overshadow burgeoning artists. …

2013's Singles Of The Year, reviewed by the stars

Lorde<br>Royals<p>Reading this on mobile? Click here to view<p><b>Chlöe Howl</b> I have a problem with Lorde. But I think it's just 'cos she's a better 16-year-old than I ever was. This is a great song.<p><b>Connan Mockasin</b> The gaps are long, but when the music comes in it gets special. The boomy bass is heavy, and the …

Watch Justin Timberlake Perform, Appear in Sketches on "Saturday Night Live"

Last night, "Saturday Night Live" closed 2013 with an episode hosted by Jimmy Fallon and featuring musical guest Justin Timberlake. But Timberlake might as well have been the co-host, as he appeared in almost every sketch.<p>To open the show, Timberlake did his recurring singing/rapping mascot bit, …

The Always-On Auto Shazam

Today, Shazam is rolling out Auto Shazam, an upgrade that allows users to collect all songs they hear throughout the day- no more rush to pull phones from pockets or purses. The new feature can be turned on to identify all songs over a set course of time and shuts itself off when battery runs low. …

Google Glass: What You're Not Supposed to Do

There are certain things you won't be encouraged to do wearing one of these. Those are the things I did.<p><i>Published in the December 2013 issue</i><p><b>Google Glass</b> mayor may not transform the future. But one thing is beyond question: It elicits mighty strong reactions in the present.<p>The first week I got my …

Untethered iOS 7 Jailbreak Arrives For iPhone, iPad and iPod

It’s been three months since iOS 7 was made available to the public in September alongside Apple’s new iPhones and such a major overhaul of the operating system meant that there was no longer a jailbreak available since all known exploits were now plugged.<p>It’s been a long wait for those that like …

Following evasi0n jailbreak release, A4 devices on iOS 6.1.5 also untethered via “p0sixspwn” Cydia package

Yesterday the iOS jailbreaking community was caught off-guard by the sudden release of an updated evasi0n tool compatible with iOS 7. Now, users with an iPhone 4 or fourth-generation iPod touch on iOS 6.1.3 through 6.1.5—versions previously impervious to the iOS 6 jailbreak—can also get an …

iOS 7 untethered Jailbreak released from Evasi0n

Just in time for Christmas, the Evasi0n team has released an iOS 7 compatible Jailbreak. I’ve just jailbroken my wife’s iOS iPhone 5s (long story) so I’m pretty sure it is legit.<p>Compatible with all iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and iPad mini models running iOS 7.0 through 7.0.4<p>The process is extremely …