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Death of Rachel Hoffman

CLAIM<p>A 23-year-old Florida university student was arrested for marijuana possession and coerced into acting as an informant; she was subsequently …

Crime

Teach Your Router New Tricks With DD-WRT

With each passing year, hardware devices grow less dependent on proprietary components and more reliant on open source technologies. Network routers are among the main beneficiaries of this trend, especially those that can support a variety of third-party open source firmware projects. One variant, …

8 Reasons Why Introverts Are More Efficient At Work

It can seem in Western office culture that introverts have a disadvantage when it comes to the workplace in comparison to their more social …

Why 3D Touch is so much better than anything Android can offer right now

From the moment Apple demoed 3D Touch on stage during the iPhone 6s event, some Android users were quick to point out that Android had it first. But …

A new startup claims that '90 percent of our clients see their anxiety decline'

"It started with little things—having trouble making eye contact," he told me.<p>Soon it got worse. Redding, a 28-year-old salesman in Seattle, found himself freaking out during normal, everyday conversations. He worried any time his boss wanted to talk. He would dread his regular sales calls, and the …

9 Things That Surprisingly Won't Affect Your Credit

There is a lot that goes onto your credit report — it’s a veritable report card on your financial life, if you will.<p>Your history of paying loans, whether or not you max out your credit card and how long you’ve had different accounts, plus a myriad of other details relating to your financial history …

Personal Finance

15 Brilliant Coffee Gadgets You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

Your a.m. will never be the same again.

AshleyMadison is so screwed. Here's why

There's no polite way to say this: Avid Life Media (ALM), the owners of AshleyMadison, Cougar Life and Established Men, is fucked.<p>As first reported …

How Tilapia is a More Unhealthy Food Than Bacon

The true chicken-of-the-sea, tilapia is a mild-tasting white fish that’s cheap to breed and easy to sell.<p>In fact, for the first time in 2012, farmed …

Science has created the perfect tomato — but grocery stores refuse to sell it

The Garden Gem won't bruise during shipping, it resists many of the major diseases that regularly decimate tomato crops, and it is a flesh-producing powerhouse, turning out up to 22 pounds of tomatoes per plant, which is as productive as the best modern cultivars.<p>But there is one aspect in which …

10 Ways to Achieve Cold Brew Coffee Greatness

From better ice cubes to DIY flavored syrup, here are 10 simple, awesome ways to make cold brew iced coffee even better.<p>There are three things that iced coffee should be: strong, bracingly cold, and in your hand as soon as possible. Unfortunately, it can also be expensive, so we're big fans of DIY …

Coffee

Japan’s new space satellite has captured the most beautiful images of Earth

It’s always neat to look at pictures of Earth from space but Japan’s Himawari-8 weather satellite has just outdone every beautiful set of Earth …

What 9 common drugs including caffeine, weed, and booze do to your brain

We know different drugs make us experience the world around us in very different ways — and their after-effects are often nowhere near as pleasant as the immediate results they produce.<p>So what exactly are these drugs doing to the brain to prompt these feelings?

Steve Jobs' 14 most inspiring quotes

With a life as storied as he had, it's no wonder that Steve Jobs is remembered not only for running an incredibly successful company, but for being tremendously outspoken.<p>He seemingly had an opinion on everything, and his thoughts often echoed his obsessive commitment to quality at Apple, whether …

How to Render and Cook With Bacon Grease, Your Kitchen's Liquid Gold

Bacon grease is liquid gold. Here's how to render it the right way—and make the most out of it in your cooking.<p>When it comes to adding flavor and richness to your cooking, there's little better than bacon fat. As a bonus, you are required to cook and eat bacon before getting to the grease; a task …

Breakfast

The Ultimate Programming Cheat Sheet List For Web Designers And Developers

There are so many <b>cheat sheets</b> around these days, and the same goes for programming languages. <b>Cheat sheets</b> are basically a set of notes to allow …

21 Foil-Wrapped Camping Recipes

Because everything tastes better when it's cooked over a campfire.

Install Android M launcher on any device[No root required]

During this year's Google I/O 2015, Google unveiled Android M Developer preview the successor of Android Lollipop. Since it will take a while for …

What is a Wormhole?

A wormhole is a theoretical passage through space-time that could create shortcuts for long journeys across the universe. Wormholes are predicted by …

Quantum Mechanics

Spaghetti with Fantasy Sauce Recipe on Food52

• 10 ounces thin dried spaghetti, or other thin pasta<br>• 3 ounces bacon (about 3 strips)<br>• 3 leeks<br>• 1/2 yellow onion<br>• 1 handful baby spinach<br>• 2 tablespoons butter<br>• salt and black pepper<br>• 1/2 cup white wine<br>• 1/2 cup cream<br>• 3 ounces grated Parmesan (optional)<p>Bring a large pot of salted water to boil. Add your pasta and …

Recipes

Summer Squash Sauté

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>This summer squash recipe makes use of a mandoline with a julienne attachment or julienne peeler. For the best texture, stop cooking before the squash goes limp.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds summer squash and/or zucchini, cut into matchsticks<p>1 teaspoon kosher …

Recipes

Carin Anne Bondar on Twitter: "Giant water bugs males carry their young on their backs! Via National Geographic #HappyFathersDay http://t.co/quI7pXGm2o"

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Microsoft made a better YouTube search engine than Google

YouTube might never be dethroned as the king of online video, but Microsoft has just made a compelling case for visiting Bing before you watch anything on YouTube.<p>Microsoft gave a much-needed makeover to its Bing video search feature this week, and the final product is pretty good. It features …

Hey Android Users: Avoid These Insecure Apps

Here’s some bad news for Android users. Security researchers have discovered 100+ more apps that fail to encrypt your login data properly, making it …

Stunning But Depressing Photos Show Us How Humans Are Destroying Earth

In the Wachowskis’ wildly popular movie <i>The Matrix</i>, one of the most popular monologues features Agent Smith recounting a “revelation.” Smith, a …

Stop eating Nutella and save the forests, urges French ecology minister

France’s ecology minister, Ségolène Royal, has rankled the company that makes Nutella by urging the public to stop eating its chocolate hazelnut spread, saying it contributes to deforestation.<p>“We have to replant a lot of trees because there is massive deforestation that also leads to global …

Biodiversity

Squid Is the Real Chicken of the Sea

Don't be scared of squid. Cook it, already!<p>Look, squid isn't weird anymore. When a would-be challenge food like squid becomes a ubiquitous menu item at chain restaurants like Olive Garden and The Cheesecake Factory (fried calamari, anyone?), it's safe to say that it's swam its way into the category …

Monterey Bay Aquarium

How cards are taking over Web design

As a design framework for organizing large amounts of content – image, headline, main text, call-to-action (such as a share button or link) – on an equal plane, cards have become the go-to structure for the container style of design.<p>Furthermore, this emphasis on organization and clarity extends …

Pad Thai

2 Servings<p>This pad Thai recipe is not the dish from the neighborhood take-out joint. "It ain't made with chicken," says Ricker, whose traditional take—pleasantly funky with fish sauce and preserved radish and a touch sour from tamarind—is meant to be eaten in the evening as a stand-alone …

Recipes