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This DIY Crane Can Move Your Heaviest Tools

If you've got the space and need to move heavy objects around your workshop, then a gantry crane could be your solution.<p>Gantry cranes are those large structures you see in shipyards that are used to unload shipping containers. But when they're sized down to more manageable proportions, the same …

Woodworking

Greene & Greene Bedside Tables

These tables are based on designs and plans (two pdf files) by Stu Crick, an Arts & Crafts builder and instructor who does some beautiful work. His …

Woodworking

Make Your Own Small Chisel for Detailed Woodworking Projects

A homemade chisel is a great DIY project that will pay off for years.<p>There's nothing better than building a project using tools that you also made yourself. To start out you can try making this compact chisel that is perfect for putting the finishing touches on any fine woodworking project.<p>You'll …

Apple says IBM is saving $270 for every Mac it uses instead of a Windows PC

During its quarterly earnings call on Tuesday, Apple CFO Luca Maestri pointed out that IBM has been saving roughly $270 on each MacBook its employees use instead of a traditional PC, largely due to lower IT support costs and better residual value.<p>He also said IBM now has over 30,000 MacBooks …

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So what does a comedy show head writer do, anyway?

By Bethonie Butler<p>, Reporter<p>When comedy Web site Splitsider reported last week that Colin Jost was no longer a head writer at “Saturday Night Live,” the news got certain comedy-obsessed circles of the Internet buzzing.<p>Jost is still a writer for the show, which returns next weekend with Donald Trump …

Comedy

Best iPod Classic Hacks: DIY Upgrades and Alternative Uses

iPod Classic hacks can breathe new life into your once-beloved gadget, now rendered all-but obsolete by smartphones. The click-wheel iPod may no …

iPod

12 Ways to Have the Wild Sex She Craves

The instruction manual for giving her what she wants, every time, while at the same time indulging your inner freakiness<p>Everyone wants sex, but no one's talking dirty. Dig deep into the sexual psyches of thousands of men and women around the country, as we did, and this little irony stands out. …

IFTTT rebrands with 3 new apps that make your life easier with one touch

IFTTT is taking its automating superpowers to a whole new level.<p>The company expanded its automation platform in a big way on Thursday with three new …

How Impulsiveness Can Boost Your Creativity

The key may lie in a belief that slightly negative traits have silver linings.<p>Everyone who’s ever prepared for a job interview knows how to turn a personal weakness into a character strength. The flipside of being a little stubborn might be extra persistence. A bit of impatience, properly directed, …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head. Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

16 Life-Changing New Ways to Use Coconut Oil

You'll wonder how you ever lived without these genius tips.<p><b>1. An alternative to shaving cream.</b> Get a smooth shave and prevent razor burn by mixing coconut oil, shea butter, and jojoba oil together. Try this recipe.<p><b>2. Facial scrub:</b> Slough off dead skin cells and get rid of blackheads with a simple …

Lose Your Belly Fat

Your step-by-step plan for making your gut disappear<p>There's a secret every trainer in Hollywood knows, and it's one you should know, too: "The fastest way to look like you've packed on 20 pounds of muscle is to lose 10 pounds of fat," says Alan Aragon, M. S., the <i>Men's Health</i> Weight-Loss Coach and …

Inside Beijing's airpocalypse – a city made 'almost uninhabitable' by pollution

The scene could be straight from a science-fiction film: a vision of everyday life, but with one jarring difference that makes you realise you’re on another planet, or in a distant future era.<p>A sports class is in full swing on the outskirts of Beijing. Herds of children charge after a football on …

Plague, the ‘Tinder for information’, is addictive and its founders are onto something

Over the weekend I spent a bit of time with Plague, an app that our own Owen Williams recently described as a gamified version of Reddit, and I’m sure the developers have hit on something noteworthy here. It looks like others agree, as its user base is growing rapidly.<p>Despite only a small amount of …

The best apps of 2014 for Android, iPhone and iPad

Photograph: PR<p>Mailbox for Android.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/12/23/1419336352982/c01067e3-8ecb-41cd-b696-2af9b2643961-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>Mailbox for …

10 movies and TV shows to stream on Netflix this Christmas

The presents are open. Dinner is done. Now you've got some free time to kill, and there's one obvious place to look: Netflix. <i>Marco Polo</i> may not have turned out so well, but Netflix has still added a pretty great selection of new and classic movies over the past month. Here are 10 favorites for you …

How to watch “The Interview” online

<i>Updated on Dec. 28 to add iTunes option.</i><p>Sony has reversed course and agreed to release <i>The Interview</i> online, in addition to limited screenings in theaters.<p>Though the movie has received bad reviews, attempts by hackers to suppress the film—and Sony’s initial decision to acquiesce—have generated …

Smart TV

'The Interview' Movie Review

It’s here! Which might be miracle enough. After the Guardians of Peace, an organization said by the F.B.I. to be linked to North Korea, threatened to …

American Sniper feeds America's hero complex, and it isn't the truth about war

Like most people, I could only imagine what war was like before I got there myself. At one point, I was outside of the less than 1% of Americans who served in Iraq or Afghanistan, where a minuscule fraction of that population would see ground or aerial combat. The average person has likely never …

'American Sniper' review: Clint Eastwood shows off his best directing chops

Clint Eastwood returns to form with “American Sniper,” his best directorial effort since his one-two shot hits “Mystic River” (2003) and “Million Dollar Baby.” (2004)<p>Based on Navy SEAL Chris Kyle’s autobiography, “American Sniper” is an introspective – yet incredibly intense – look at Kyle (Bradley …

Onion-Braised Beef Brisket

5 stars based on 104 votes<p>This recipe was recently featured in Food 52’s Genius Recipes column. It comes from Nach Waxman, owner of the New York City …

33 Things High School Seniors Wish They Knew As Freshmen

We asked our Twitter followers in their final year of high school to share the ONE piece of advice they wish they could have given their freshman selves. Their incredibly wise and thoughtful responses might surprise you. Read 33 of our favorites, below, and share your own advice by tweeting …

Ana White | Food Storage Shelf - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Author Notes:<p>Hi everyone and …

Dark Chocolate Waffles

6 Servings<p>Buttermilk brings slight tang and moisture to the batter, while olive oil offers fruity richness. Choose a mild-flavored (not too peppery) type of oil for these waffles.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>¼ cup (packed) brown sugar<p>2 teaspoons …

12 Hot Breakfast Bowls for a Toasty Breakfast

12 warming, filling bowls of goodness to make for breakfast<p>When it's cold outside, you need a hot breakfast. Sure, you could make eggs and toast—but there's something about eating your meal out of a bowl that's extra cozy. From oatmeal to grits to salmon, here are 12 hot breakfasts bowls to start …

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Lunch Recipe: Fried Brown Rice with Asparagus, Bell Pepper & Cashews

Set out several small bowls. In the first, mix the garlic cloves and red pepper flakes. In the second, mix the salt and pepper. In a third, whisk …

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