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Make Your DSLR Smart with Raspberry Pi

<b>DSLR cameras</b> are always considered best for the photography, but still they lack some Smart functions in them, like we cannot customize or automate …

Raspberry Pi

15 Must-have Chrome extensions for web designers and front end developer

<b>The freshest links about design and interactive, from around the web. A designer’s must!</b><p><b>Responsive Web Design Tester is a quick and easy way to test</b> …

Everything new in watchOS 3: a major speed boost, new faces and apps, much more

Now that watchOS 3 is out of beta and available for everyone as a free update, it’s time to start using the new features including a major speed boost, new watch faces, new apps and much more. See how to update to watchOS 3 here then read on to see what’s new in the latest Apple Watch software …

Smartwatches

Docker Arrives On Raspberry Pi

Even though Docker has been used by Raspberry Pi enthusiasts for some time today the Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced that the latest release …

Turning UIKit Inside Out

Forcing Swift code into UIKit architecture results in code that's difficult to understand & maintain. What if we could turn this inside out?

Top 4 Dive Sites In Ireland

• shares<p>You would never immediately think about making Ireland your next destination for scuba diving, however from the mouth of Jacques Cousteau;<p><i>“Some</i> …

Spanish chickpea and chorizo salad

This is a very simple summer salad with two of the most traditional Spanish flavours: chickpeas and chorizo (and it is ‘cho-ree-tho’ not ‘cho-reeso’, or ‘chorit-zo’). It comes from the south of Spain and originally did not contain feta cheese. My Spanish family believe I’ve adulterated a good dish …

Feta Cheese

Raspberry Pi Pan And Tilt Camera Created (video)

Electronics enthusiasts looking for a new project idea to keep them busy over the weekend and beyond might be interested in a new DIY pan and tilt …

These 1-Pot Pasta Recipes Are the Answer to Quick and Easy Dinner

Does dinner get any easier than one-pot pasta? When you need to throw dinner together in a matter of minutes, turn to any of these 27 recipes where every single thing is cooked in the same pot as the pasta. There's sure to be a recipe that speaks to you, from one-pot tomato basil pasta to one-pot …

The Best Chili Recipe Ever

The Best Chili Recipe Ever<p>Updated on January 12, 2016<p>Here is the recipe for the best chili you will ever eat. Yes, I know all of the arguments about …

20 easy pasta salads worthy of serving with your prizewinning barbecue

1 /21: Creamy bacon and pea pasta salad<p>1/21 :Creamy bacon and pea pasta salad<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>This easy pasta salad uses Greek yogurt and mayo for extra …

America at the Atomic Crossroads

On July 25, 1946, the United States Navy carried out the fifth detonation of an atomic bomb in history, in a lagoon at Bikini Atoll, in the South Pacific. The device was anchored about ninety feet beneath a barge, and when it exploded it sent up an immense column of radioactive seawater, topped by …

Churros with cinnamon-chilli sugar and chocolate sauce

MAKES<p>16<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the churros</b><p>250ml milk<br>• 150g butter<br>• 5g sugar<br>• 1 vanilla pod, sliced in half and the seeds scraped<br>• 200g plain flour<br>• 3 large eggs oil, for deep-frying<p><b>For the chocolate sauce</b><p>200g dark chocolate, broken into chunks<br>• 3 tbsp golden syrup<br>• ½ tsp vanilla extract<br>• 100ml double cream<br>• 100ml whole</b> …

Dessert

You’ve probably been cooking your steak all wrong… here’s how to get it right

Do you sprinkle freshly ground black pepper on to your steak before you cook it?<p>Marinate it in delicious olive oil before putting on the griddle pan, …

These £20k modular houses can be built in five days and 'grow' with your family

Building your own home typically requires a lot of technical know-how, money and patience. The Open Building Institute (OBI) wants to change this.<p>By …

9 Kick-Ass Curries That Are Way Easier Than You Think

If you’re on the hunt for one-pot meals that feed a crowd—or want to stretch your cooking efforts into leftovers that last for days—curries are where …

The Genius, Rule-Breaking Secret to Better Burgers

<i>Of course</i> the most genius burger I've ever made would come from The Food Lab (and the brilliant dude behind it). <i>Of course</i> I won't be able to make cheeseburgers another way.<p>These burgers are perilously juicy, with the crispiest, meatiest, most umami-fied crust you can get in a burger. They also take …

Cooking

Jerk Chicken Wings

• Mix the chicken base, Jerk seasoning, vinegar, and garlic powder in a small bowl. Add the marinade and chicken wings to a re-sealable plastic bag. …

Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden - Quiet Corner

DIY Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden<p>With winter now firmly behind us, some homeowners are busy tending to their revitalized garden and …

Top 20 Notable National Parks in the USA to Add to Your Bucket List

We could wander the treasure trove of nature-laden images all across the world in our 500px community for days. But the landscape photos our team has …

National Parks

How To: The Absolute Best Way to Prepare & Cook Artichokes

You've probably noticed artichokes at the front and center of your local grocery store or farmer's market recently, as spring is artichoke season; …

A Foodie's Take on Freezer Meals: Don't Believe the Hype

Cutting to the chase on freezer meals: Except in limited cases, no. Just, no.First you should know who you're dealing with though. I'm a home cook …

Cooking

Growth and progress in China documented with eye-opening photo series

Wow, China look how well you've aged. You don't look a day over 600,000.<p>MIT alum and photography enthusiast Dheera Venkatraman gave some old photos …

Life hack alert: This is how to make an avocado ripen in only 10 minutes

Rock-hard avocados, be gone!<p>It’s an avocado recipe disaster; you’ve fancied it all day long, finally get home and set about whipping up your dinner, …

Breakfast

The Grand Canyon in Color: Stunning Photographs From 1947

Caption from LIFE. Havasu Falls, at the canyon's western end, are in the Havasupai Indian Reservation, which can be reac<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Frank …

NASA Captures Stunning Photo of a Sonic Shockwave

Using the modern version of a 150 year-old technique, NASA has photographed an incredible view of an aircraft's sonic boom.

NASA

sheet pan chicken tikka

In the game of weeknight cooking — which I feel, at best, is rigged and not in our favor especially if you (or you and your partner) are out working …

The perfect cheese toastie: experts reveal their secrets

Is there anything more comforting than a perfectly made cheese toastie? But which bread to use: fashionable sourdough or a traditional slice of white? Which cheese melts best - and should you use a toastie machine, a frying pan or a grill? The questions are endless.<p>To help you out - and to mark our …

grilled cheese