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Your Cast Iron Skillet Will Never Be The Same After You Make These Steak And Potato Nachos

AMAZE!<p>2 russet potatoes, sliced<p>1 pound skirt steak<p>4 Tbsp. olive oil<p>Salt (to taste)<p>Pepper (to taste)<p>2 tsp paprika<p>1 cup shredded cheddar cheese<p>½ cup shredded Monterey jack cheese<p>Sour cream<p>Salsa (optional)<p>2 minced green onions<p>1. Place sliced potatoes in a large bowl. Toss with olive oil, salt, pepper, …

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Teacher Draws Stunning Chalkboard Drawings To Inspire His Students

One art teacher at a middle school in Wyoming has given us some wonderful insight into exactly how it is that teachers can sometimes inspire sparks …

15 Socks And Tights That Will Make Your Legs Awesome

Now that fall is here, it’s finally time to whip out the long socks and stockings. These 15 examples of awesome sock and stocking designs are some of …

25 Of The Most Creative Lamp And Chandelier Designs

Light is a practical concern in most homes, but it’s also so much more than that. The right lamp or lampshade can cast the entire room in a different …

21 DIY Lamps & Chandeliers You Can Create From Everyday Objects

There’s something really satisfying about creating a useful object with your own two hands, especially if you make it with recycled materials. If …

Microsoft's Cortana mixes AI with human-added humour

Earlier this month Microsoft unveiled its smart virtual assistant, which will work on Windows Phone smartphones, and eventually across other services too.<p>Cortana has been described as a cross between Apple's Siri and predictive assistant, Google Now. It is inspired by the digital guide in …

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Graphene - the new wonder material

Scientific interest rolls in for a material that is more solid than steel and a better conductor than copper<p>The molecule is priceless but it is not a matter of cost – a few hundred dollars per kilo. The value lies in its potential. The molecule in question is called graphene and the EU is prepared …

250 Hard Drives Used To Make One Awesome F1 Car

Advertisement<p>Though this car may look like an actual Formula1 racer at first glance, taking a closer look reveals that there is something unreal …

Western Digital

Still waiting for Lumia Black? Nokia China reportedly rolling out the update from next week

According to said sources, both the Lumia 1020 and Lumia 925 will be joined by newer hardware to be among the first to be upgraded. What's more is …

Creative Eye Makeup Illustrations by Tal Peleg

Israeli makeup artist Tal Peleg, aka Scarlet Moon, uses eyeshadow and eyeliner to do more than simply shade in her eyelids. Instead, the creative makeup genius turns eyelids into her own personal canvas for clever mini paintings. She takes the small patch of skin that surrounds the eye and …

Eye Makeup

The Door to Hell

Photo Series Compares the Body Types of Elite Athletes

From lean and svelte to muscular and defined, the myriad of body types are practically endless. Whether mesomorph, ectomorph, or endomorph, we all …

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Microsoft touts 190,000 apps, 10 million Windows Phone Store transactions per day - MSPoweruser

Speaking to TechCruch, Microsoft has revealed that the Windows Phone Store has hit 3 billion cumulative downloads so far, and is currently servicing …

Taiwanese HTC One getting Android 4.3 update

Right on schedule, the HTC One has started receiving its Android 4.3 update in HTC's home country of Taiwan. The 512MB over-the-air update for the …

Microsoft Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 now available for pre-order, shipping 21 October - Pocket-lint

Microsoft has made the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 available for pre-order on its website in the US, following the tablets' launch event on …

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Mahogany Fried Chicken

1. Stir together buttermilk and 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper in a large bowl; add chicken, turning to coat. Cover with plastic wrap, and refrigerate at least 6 hours or up to overnight.<p>2. In a large brown paper bag, combine flour with remaining 1 teaspoon cayenne, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1 tablespoon …

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20 Summer Side Dishes

Whether you're cooking for a potluck BBQ or a weeknight dinner at home, these summer side dishes are sure to please.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Summer Side Dishes

An Introduction to Bird photography

A Guest Post by Lithuanian Photographer Tadas Naujokaitis. Birds are very interesting creatures, but it’s not so easy to photograph them. Wild birds …

Nature Photography

I.N.C.H. Survival | The Powerpot V: A Product Review

If you remember a little while back I had posted a blog about why a smartphone is an excellent device to have with you while camping, hiking or stuck …

Who’s Telling The Truth About PRISM? Computer Security Expert Gene Spafford Weighs In [TCTV]

Between the reports this week about that the U.S. National Security Agency has been mining personal user data from some of the world’s biggest Internet players through a project called ‘PRISM’, to the government’s defense of wide scale data collection for security reasons, and finally the outright …

Is the new Gmail app interface dumb, or am I a freak?

poll New Gmail app for Android swaps out a delete button for a read-unread toggle. CNET News' Stephen Shankland thinks the change is foolish -- but asks which you'd rather have.<p>I'm a Gmail fanboy. Priority inbox, stars, the archive tool, labels, filters, built-in translation, conversation view, …

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Windows Phone 8 Reportedly Gained A Notification Center Before Losing It Again

When I buy gadgets off of eBay, I’m lucky if half of them haven’t previously been gnawed on by dogs. Meanwhile, this redditor who picked up a second-hand Nokia Lumia 920 from the auction site seems to have gotten much more than he bargained for — he’s been posting screenshots from the device for …