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Netflix Has Secret Codes to Unlock Hidden Shows and Movies

It's time to re-up the queue.<p>If your Netflix queue is starting to just show you the same predictable shows and genres, this may be the hack you've been waiting for.<p>As we all know, Netflix selects our recommended shows and movies based on our previously watched queues. This means that if you share …

Banana Bread Recipe

This version of banana bread is the only one I make now. It is perfect - tender, flavorful, and it works every time. It isn't your typical quick …

This Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken Is Better than Takeout

When a craving for cashew chicken hits, you probably call for takeout from your favorite Chinese restaurant. But ordering in all the time can get …

Crock Pot Taco Soup With Ground Beef and Beans Recipe

This crock pot taco soup a simple combination of ground beef, beans, corn, and tomatoes, and it makes enough for 10 to 12 people. We like to add …

Here's How To Feed The Whole Family For Under $20

Feed the whole gang without breaking the bank.<p>For each recipe, you'll find a simple grocery list (plus a few basic pantry staples like olive oil, dried spices, salt, and pepper that you probably already have on hand) to help make your trip to the market painless and affordable.<p><i>*All prices were</i> …

Classic Beef Barley Soup Recipe

When it's cold outside, having soup is as natural as wrapping yourself in a warm blanket and covering your feet with thermal socks. This classic beef …

How to reinstall Windows 10 (and fix your problems) with a few quick steps

Whether you’re trying to fix a serious update problem, get rid of a virus, or prepare to give away your PC, you may eventually need to reinstall …

Halo Wars 2 review: 'A tried, tested and slightly tired RTS formula that's competent but lacking in depth and originality'

Zerging is such a reliable strategy in Halo Wars 2 that I wonder whether I’m some kind of RTS prodigy without even realising it. But even if I …

Asian Spice Rubbed Ribs with Pineapple-Ginger BBQ Sauce and Black and White Sesame Seeds

For the sauce: Heat the oil over medium-high heat in a heavy-bottomed medium saucepan. Add the garlic, ginger and onions and cook until soft, about 5 …

Ultimate Dungeons & Dragons table features embedded monitor

The "Super-Fan Builds" webseries makes the kind of D&D table that would impress even the pickiest dungeon master.<p>When playing Dungeons & Dragons, storytelling skills, dice-throwing luck and imagination are all key to succeeding in a quest. But playing on this ultimate gaming table might kick …

Dungeons and Dragons

This Retro Horror Movie Has the Sexiest Costumes You’ll See All Year

See the Costumes<p>There are movies you can watch at home without losing much when it comes to the cinematic experience, and then there are movies that …

Costumes

Chicken, bacon and spinach sausage rolls

Perfect hold-in-your-hand food. This is what picnics were made for.<p>MAKES<p>6 large or 12 small rolls<p>INGREDIENTS<p>400g spinach, coarse stalks removed<br>• ½ tbsp olive oil<br>• 200g bacon lardons<br>• 1 medium onion, finely chopped<br>• 3 cloves garlic, very finely chopped<br>• 600g minced chicken thigh mea<br>• t 40g dried …

James Beard

Max Landis: there are ‘no A-list female Asian celebrities’ who could have taken Scarlett Johansson’s Ghost in a Shell role

The screenwriter – who is not associated with the anime remake – has weighed into the ‘whitewashing’ debate and said dearth of high-profile Asian stars is result of a ‘broken system’<p>The Hollywood screenwriter Max Landis has denied defending the casting of Scarlett Johansson in a “whitewashed” …

Scarlett Johansson

How to make the most of your time and money in The Division

Making money, buying the best upgrades and maximizing mods<p>Role-playing games can be daunting. Just ask the players who painstakingly discovered <i>Destiny</i>'s most esoteric secrets with brute force. The same principle applies to <i>Tom Clancy's The Division</i>, which is just as much of an RPG as it is a shooter …

Best Trailers of the Week: Soderbergh, Sex and Sundance Heat Things Up

“The Girlfriend Experience”<p>Steven Soderbergh’s 2009 indie film looks like a good fit for the small screen, based on its first full-length …

Independent Film

The 15 Best Bands Fronted By Movie Stars

890<p>SHARES<p>Not too long ago, we did a rundown of our favorite music videos that contained cameos by movie stars. To take that one step further, we're …

Why do so many people play so much Destiny?

You've heard about <i>Destiny</i>. How could you not?<p>Stories about Bungie's first-person shooter/massively multiplayer online role-playing game were a constant in 2015's news stream, including on Minimap. Why? Because <i>Destiny</i> is a fascinating and popular game that's in a constant state of evolution, and …

Watch Women Try To Recreate Comic Book Heroes' Absurdly Sexy Poses

"I'll be fine if I go to the chiropractor later."<p>The presence of fierce female heroes in comic books is a win for women. Their unrealistic bodies, though, are still a problem.<p>To emphasize how impractical many female comic book heroes' poses are, BuzzFeed had women try to recreate them. Before their …

Comic Books

Sia's Reject Opus: Songwriter on Reclaiming Adele, Rihanna's Unwanted Hits

Sia Furler's forthcoming album, <i>This Is Acting</i> (due January 29th), has a novel concept: It's full of songs rejected by A-list artists. Furler has been …

Music

The 200 Best Songs of the 1980s

Welcome to our list of the 200 best songs of the 1980s.<p>A great deal of today's music looks to the '80s for inspiration, but there are so many different ideas of what "'80s" as a descriptor can mean. Here we return to the source material.<p>As we did for the 1960s, the 1990s, and the 2000s, as well as …

25 Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts

Most of people spend enough time on computers every single day to want shortcuts for the repetitive tasks they perform most often.<p>For many people, …

Windows 10 gets four new games from Game Insight

Want to play some games made for Windows 10? Well, you’re in luck.<p>Windows 10<p>Review<br>• Microsoft Edge will kill IE<br>• Cortana has arrived<br>• What gamers can expect<p>Game Insight, a publisher and global developer of free-to-play mobile games that has over 300 million players, has announced today that it is …

Microsoft's Outlook.com redesign includes new organization features

Microsoft is giving its Outlook.com a pretty big facelift.<p>The company previewed several major changes to its email client Thursday including a …

The 7 Most Overrated Cult Movies Ever

Just because a movie is weird, dark or complex doesn't mean it's good. Let's take a look at seven of the most overrated cult movies of all-time. (We aren't saying they're bad movies; they're just often given way more credit than they deserve.)

Movies

Monsters: Dark Continent - Trailer 1

An American platoon stationed in the Middle East is thrust into battle with a new breed of Aliens in this epic sequel to Gareth Edwards’ (GODZILLA) …

7 'Game of Thrones' Quotes That Can Be Perfectly Applied to Real Life

"Game of Thrones" is back indeed, but don't you wish you could use those amazingly delivered lines in the modern day? Here's how you can apply "Game of Thrones" quotes to real life.<p>categories Trailers And Clips, Tv News

Game of Thrones

Storm headed for Bay Area could bring 8 inches of rain and a blizzard

One of the biggest winter storms to hit the Bay Area in the last 10 years is expected to quickly dump inches of rain and blast residents with powerful winds Thursday and Friday, the<p>National Weather Servicesaid.<p>"Bottom line … now is the time to prepare before the storm on Thursday," forecasters for …

Weather