Mitch James

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30 tech skills that will get you a $110,000-plus salary

But it's an ever-changing job market. One day a skill is hot and the next it's not.<p>Job site Dice.com recently published its 2015 Salary Survey, which named the highest-paying tech skills.<p>Dice, a tech-job-hunting site, surveyed 23,470 IT professionals in the fall of 2014 to come up with this list.<p>Of …

Biotech - The 5 hottest ETFs in the world - CNNMoney

Biotech companies are restoring sight to the blind, curing hepatitis C and fighting off HIV.<p>As they save lives, biotech companies are simultaneously making a lot of money for investors.<p>That's why the hottest ETFs (exchange-traded funds) on the planet since the bull market began in March 2009 invest …

Digit is the automated savings plan we’ve been waiting for

Set it, forget it, and go to Hawaii<p>Until recently, my savings consisted mostly of unexpected windfalls. A tax return here, a birthday check from Grandma there. Over time I’ve amassed enough that I can withstand the odd financial shock. (The physical pain of a root canal is now <i>slightly</i> more intense …

Elite: Dangerous — space travel is boring … but it’s addictive as hell (review)

<i>Check out our Reviews Vault for past game reviews.</i><p>I’ve been dreaming of galaxy maps lately. Interplanetary routes spanning hundreds of light years have spread their way across my sleeping mind, with multicolored trading routes shooting off into infinity.<p>Elite: Dangerous is to blame. You see, it’s …

Star Citizen’s "Arena Commander" dogfighting module hits 1.0 release

Space combat sim adds a lobby, an updated interface, and more flyable ships.<p>It’s a great time to be a fan of space combat games. Last week, UK-based …

User-generated stories are a huge hit with Pocket Gems’ Episode

People love reading and writing their own stories. And Pocket Gems has figured out how to make that happen in a big way on mobile devices with the interactive stories of Episode.<p>Pocket Gems released its Episode platform for telling interactive stories in February. It made it easy for people to …

Bullying The Bullies

Humans haven’t quite gotten the hang of human rights, let alone social media. Combined ignorance of the two leads people to spew hate from the safety of an Internet connection, writing their bigotry into the public record.<p>Now these moments are being put display for public shaming by a Tumblr …

Tequila Advent Calendar

As the holidays approach, a proper advent calendar should be in every home, especially if booze is behind every calendar door. The Tequila Advent …

Alcohol

DietRadar - Indie app of the day

Pros<p>Quickly analyses long ingredients list to find items you may not want or can't have.<br>Totally free with no in app purchases.<br>7 diets are included, all of which you can modify to add and remove items to suit your needs. <br>Easy to use and there's a help section in the app. <br>Available offline.<p>Cons<p>It can …

Food & Wine Magazine | Recipes, Menus, Chefs, Wine, Cooking, Holidays, Entertaining

From a classic Caesar salad to bitter greens with soft-boiled eggs, here ar...<p>From a classic Caesar salad to bitter greens with soft-boiled eggs, …

Nexus Player back on sale through Google Play

Shortly after first setting the Nexus Player live for pre-orders on Google Play’s website, the Android TV device’s status read “out of inventory”. As it turned out, Google wasn’t really out of stock so soon, instead it had yet to receive full approval from the FCC for the sale of the device. …

15 best strategy games for Android

Strategy is among the oldest game types in human history. Whether it’s chess, board games, or even some card games, we’ve been playing strategy games since long before there was ever a computer. Strategy games have come a long way, but the basic premise of using your brain to beat your opponents …

Kano Ships Its First 18,000 Learn-To-Code Computer Kits, Fueled By $1.5M Kickstarter

Kano Computing, a startup that plays in the learn to code space by adding a step-by-step hand-holding layer atop the Raspberry Pi single-board microcomputer to make hacking around with code and learning about computational thinking child’s play, has shipped all the hardware kits in its first batch …

The smart-lighting race: How Belkin's WeMo aims to outsmart Philips Hue (review)

Nowhere is the war for the smart home raging harder than on the lighting front.<p>Traditional players and new contenders with connected lighting products are duking it out to replace the humble lightbulb. The goal: to give consumers total control over their lighting, whether they’re at home or …

5 Weird Things I Learned Selling My Used Panties on Reddit

Nestled in a cozy grey area between "pornography" and "prostitution" is one of the Internet's strangest cottage industries: selling dirty underpants …

14 Niche Netflix Alternatives

For TV shows and <i>some</i> movies, there’s Netflix or Amazon Prime Instant Video. For the latest release blockbusters, there’s Google Play Movies & TV, Amazon Instant Video or Blinkbox, depending on where you live in the world. But the video-on-demand (VoD) realm extends far beyond the well-established, …

I’m not crazy (but I did buy a $450 HOTAS Warthog joystick)

Review: It's everything you want in a joystick and throttle—but is it worth the cash?<p>I think I have a problem. I am not attracted to that many …

Roasted Fennel and Cauliflower Soup | In Sonnet's Kitchen

Let me start this by saying that I’m not a big “kid person.” I heavily admire people who are parents (<i>seriously, you have the hardest job on this</i> …

Crispy Buffalo Style Quinoa Sliders with Sweet Corn + Scallions

Crispy Buffalo Style Quinoa Sliders with Sweet Corn + Scallions.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2013 142<p>I told you my buffalo obsession was getting out of …

Honey Ricotta Cheesecake with Blackberry

I have a new baking project. And it’s a big one. This past semester I was given the very fortunate opportunity of being introduced to Susan Sink, the …

Apple Quinoa Muffins - Quick and Easy

I made Banana-Quinoa Muffins awhile back, and I thought that this version might be good. And it is! Now that there is gluten free oatmeal available, …

Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake, Gluten Free

Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake, Gluten Free<p>Streusel in the center of the cake is a nice surprise. Adding toasted chopped pecans (60 grams or ½ cup) …

Very Lemon Cherry Cheesecake, Gluten Free

Very Lemon Cherry Cheesecake, Gluten Free<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>100 grams Canteen Flour blend (3/4 cup) (see notes)<br>• 1 tablespoon granulated sugar<br>• ¼ teaspoon …

Roasted Eggplant With Miso Lime Dressing

Roasted Eggplant With Miso Lime Dressing from The Year In Food• 1 large eggplant<br>• 2 tablespoons rice vinegar<br>• 1 tablespoon toasted sesame oil<br>• 1 tablespoon …

Olive Oil, Lemon & Sea Salt Sundaes

Olive Oil, Lemon & Sea Salt Sundaes from The Kitchn• 1 pint vanilla ice cream<br>• 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil<br>• zest from 1 organic lemon<br>• 1/4 teaspoon …

Broccoli-Spinach Soup With Avocado Toasts

Jenni added to this week from Whole LivingIngredients:• 1 tablespoon olive oil, plus more for drizzling<br>• 1 leek, white and pale green parts thinly …

27 of the Best Chrome Extensions You Should Check out Today

We love the Web. Seriously, we do. But sometimes, achieving what you want is a little harder and takes a little longer than you’d really want. It’s for that reason that we’ve put together a list of 27 of the best Chrome extensions you can find around.<p>We’ve broken them down into groups of a few per …

100+ School Lunch Box Ideas - Page 2 of 2

School Lunches can become a little boring at times to make for kids. Day by day we take a peek in the fridge and pantry and try to decide what to put …

Kids