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Shopping High-Fashion Paris on the Cheap

In nearly three decades of visiting Paris, a highlight of my sojourns is shopping for the sort of Franco-distinct fashions impossible to find at home. Over the years, the proliferation of chain stores in Paris (and easy access to French luxury brands at home) has made finding unique pieces a …

France

24 Fresh and Delicious Foil Packet Recipes Perfect for Spring

Enjoy the season with our best and easiest foil packet dinners yet!<p>We're finally turning a corner into our favorite bright and blooming season, and …

A Very Brief History Of Blockchain Technology Everyone Should Read

When Satoshi Nakamoto, whose true identity is still unknown, released the whitepaper Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System in 2008 that described a “purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” known as Bitcoin, blockchain technology made its public debut. Blockchain, the technology …

Blockchain

10 lesser-known amazing things to do in Thailand

Thailand is one of the most diverse corners of South-East Asia: a tropical, beautiful, extraordinary country that draws backpackers, honeymooners and …

National Parks

Blockchain Explained: How It Works, Who Cares and What Its Future May Hold

Best known as the immutable database that runs underneath cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, blockchain is poised to play a critical role in …

Blockchain

Bank-based blockchain projects are going to transform the financial services industry

Hugh Harsono Contributor<p>Hugh Harsono is a former financial analyst currently serving as a U.S. Army Officer.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>How two countries helped drive the recent rise in cryptocurrency prices<br>• Indonesia will be Asia’s next biggest e-commerce market<p>Cryptocurrencies are constantly …

The Key to Juicy, Perfectly Cooked Meat? Let It Sit Out

By Claire Saffitz<p>That's right: Letting meat sit out at room temperature before cooking it is a total game changer. And no, it won't kill you.<p>There are a lot of weird food phobias out there (alliumphobia, anyone?) and yet a quick google search turns up no term for "fear of raw meat." <b>This is shocking</b> …

Cooking

Best Bitcoin Alternatives 2018: An honest guide to buying cryptocurrency

<b>Bitcoin has turned many pauper into a prince over the years, but the soaring value of the world’s most popular cryptocurrency means many punters are</b> …

People are raising hundreds of millions selling digital coins online — it's either the future of funding or a 'bubble'

Over half a billion dollars has been raised through so-called "Initial Coin Offerings" (ICOs) since the start of the year, according to Richard Kastelein, a partner at the Cryptoassets Design Group, a company that helps launch ICOs.<p>It's an incredible amount considering that ICOs were unheard of …

23 Things To Grill This Summer That Aren't Meat

Whether you're looking for tasty side dishes or grilled vegetarian meals.

Healthy Eating

50 Stuffed Potatoes

Serve these spuds from Food Network Magazine as the main dish: They're loaded with tasty toppings.<p>Kana Okada , Kana Okada 2011<p>Mushroom-Onion Stuffed …

Sweet Potatoes

47 Amazing Outdoor Kitchen Designs and Ideas

You know, not too long ago the only spaces in your home that you had to worry about designing were those that are inside. But, that’s simply not the …

Landscaping

When scissors just won’t cut it…

For making precision cuts, a straight edge, cutting mat, and small fixed-blade knife will usually get the job done. But there’s a lot of equipment …

Hypnotic 3D Canvas Sculptures Play with Vibrant Colors and Swirling Textures

Partners Stephen Stum and Jason Hallman, collectively known as Stallman, marry their individual talent and vision to create mesmerizing three dimensional sculptures out of canvas and paint. Their newest collection of work, titled <i>Canvas on the Edge</i>, aims to highlight the nature of the materials by …

Sculpture

Grilled Garlic & Herb Shrimp - How to Make Grilled Garlic Herb Shrimp Skewers

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Our 11 Favorite Grilling Recipes

Grilled Okra with Red Curry-Lime Dressing<p>We loved the simplicity -- and the smoky-spicy flavors -- of this unexpectedly delicious grilled okra. <b>Get</b> …

12 online courses that could help you get rich

If you want to learn about personal finance, books aren't the only option.<p>You have choices, including the chance to take online courses from some of the best universities in the world.<p>From understanding the stock market to developing negotiation skills, we've picked out some of the best classes for …

Living Small With Style: 2 Beautiful Small Apartment Plans Under 500 Square Feet (50 Square Meters)

• 1 |<br>• Designer: Grits Creative Group<p>The first space is an apartment in Lviv, Ukraine from the team at Grits Creative Group. The home is only 40 square …

Interior Design

Your Masters viewing guide, from practice range to the green jacket ceremony

The Augusta National Golf Club has come a long way on the media front since the days when it stubbornly insisted on televising only the back nine of the Masters.<p>The late Jackson Stephens, chairman of Augusta National at the time, was frequently asked about it. On one such occasion, a reporter, …

Favorite Salad Dressing Recipe-Amee's Savory Dish

Homemade salad dressings are a cinch to throw together. They are also healthier and taste much better than their store bought counterparts. Additives …

Lemon Ricotta Parmesan Pasta with Spinach and Grilled Chicken

Don’t we all love the lemon and ricotta and lemon and parmesan combinations? And you can never go wrong with lemon, chicken and spinach. Put that all …

Grilling

Lighter Shrimp Fettuccine Alfredo | Creme De La Crumb

Lighter Shrimp Fettuccine Alfredo<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>20 mins<p>Total time<p>30 mins<p>Creamy comfort food at its finest - without the guilt! This …

Smoked Salmon Potato Rosti Stack

Microwave the potatoes (unpeeled, whole) for 1 1/2 minutes on high, turn then microwave for a further 2 minutes. Or boil the potatoes for 5 minutes. …

Poached salmon with cucumber pickle and dill crème fraîche recipe by Jamie Oliver Food Tube vlogger Donal Skehan

The vlogger dubbed 'The Irish Jamie' reveals his stand-out salmon dish<p><b>SERVES</b><br>6<p><b>For the salmon</b><br>600g side of salmon<br>1 onion, sliced<br>1 lemon, sliced<br>2 good handfuls of dill<br>50ml white wine for the cucumber pickle<br>4 tbsp cider vinegar<br>4 tbsp caster sugar<br>½ tbsp salt<br>1 small shallot, very thinly sliced<br>1 cucumber, …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Italian Food

Man and Uber Man

Uber, Travis Kalanick’s smartphone-based car service, has been valued at $18.2 billion, but its C.E.O. still spends a lot of his time on the warpath. His enemies include the taxi industry, regulators around the world, his rivals, and even, on occasion, his customers.<p>Every now and then, when he’s …

Form Us With Love for IKEA

Stockholm's Form Us With Love—while being one of the most established of design companies in the Scandinavian design landscape—is still very young compared to its peers, being founded in 2005. Yet its reputation as one of the most reliably creative and investigative studios belies its tender age, …

Furniture