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How To Remove All Viruses From PC Using Rescue USB Drive

How To Remove All Viruses From PC Using Rescue USB Drive<p>en_US<p>article<p>We are going to share some useful tips on removing viruses from the computer …

Top 10 Cheat Sheets to Help You Master Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is still the most popular office suite used by companies and individuals across the world. These Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and …

The Right Way to Sauce Pasta

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>"I'll have a glass of the grappa, please," I said to the bartender at the Italian restaurant down the street from my house.<p>"You are the first person I have ever seen order that," she exclaimed in response. I asked …

Italian Food

How to Make Incredible Sourdough and Focaccia Bread

Watch how to make terrific sourdough and foccacia bread.<p>Baking bread can seem daunting. Like many home cooks, former F&W editor-in-chief Dana Cowin …

Greek Lemon Chicken and Potatoes Recipe

"I don't have the energy or courage to cater for a living but, if I did, this Greek lemon chicken and potatoes would be one of my go-to entrees, and …

A Genius Trick for Fluffier Buttermilk Pancakes (No Whipping Egg Whites!)

It's Sunday morning and you're out there on the internet again, looking for the fluffiest buttermilk pancakes. A lot of fancy recipes will tell you to separate your eggs, whip the whites, and fold them in gently at the end. This one isn't going to.<p>It's a move that makes sense—if you were to add …

Breakfast

Valentino's Pizza Crust Recipe

"This is an excellent pizza crust recipe. I have found it is really good when baked on a pizza stone."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup warm water (110 degrees F/45 …

How to Make Amazing Fizzy Fruit

We've partnered with the mad food scientists at ChefSteps to bring their hyper-inventive cooking videos to F&W readers.<p>Best party trick ever: Serve …

50 Best Super Bowl Recipes

Get ready for some football! Try any of these recipes to make the biggest game day of the year the most delicious.

MIT’s Weird Snake Bot Could Be The Future Of UI

It shapeshifts into every interface you can think of.<p>Unless you’re a raging Luddite, you probably have electronics pouring out your ears. You have your smartphone, your laptop, your fitness tracker, and God knows what else. But what if one gadget could do it all? That’s what MIT’s Tangible Media …

Meet Luma, the router that’s sure to make your kids hate you

For all intents and purposes, Luma seems to do everything a normal router does. It offers easy setup, dual-band connectivity and even comes in three packs to allow you to set up access points that form a single network throughout your home<p>That’s where Luma’s normalcy ends. What comes next is sure …

26 tech companies where the average pay is over $120,000

Employees at a whole variety of tech companies are commanding salaries over $120,000, according to job-hunting site Glassdoor.<p>Glassdoor culled through its massive database of self-reported salaries to come up with this list of average worker pay at the largest tech companies, across all job titles. …

The 71 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Productivity apps<p><b>56. Google Keyboard</b> (free)<p><i>Better than 99%</i> …

Microsoft's first Android launcher focuses on your favorites

Microsoft has already courted Android fans by releasing a lock screen, but it's taking the relationship one step further by introducing a full-fledged launcher. The newly official (if already expected) Arrow Launcher is a purposefully simple interface that centers on your favorites. Your home …

Apps

Anthony Bourdain’s 6 Punishable-by-Death Sushi Don’ts

Bourdain's six rules for how not to behave at the sushi bar.<p>The bar at Sushi Yasuda in New York City is where Anthony Bourdain got his sushi …

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipes You'll Ever Make

Because one is not enough.<p>It's always a good time for chocolate cake. You don't need to wait for a holiday or birthday to have an excuse to bake one up. Chocolate cake has the ability to make so many people happy -- the cake lover, the chocoholic, the sweet tooth -- that it will never lead you …

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

I am what you might call a recovering junk food addict—and one that had an especially strong penchant for candy.<p>And while I’ve managed to get my sweet tooth under control in recent years, I still have quite a weakness for homemade versions of classic treats.<p>Being able to create them without …

How to Make Fresh Mozzarella From Scratch

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>At Serious Eats, we're lucky enough to work right across the street from Di Palo Selects, an Italian fine-foods store that just happens to make some of the best fresh mozzarella I've ever tasted. It's milky, tender, …

Google Search

3-Ingredient Party Dip Recipes

So the big game starts in an hour and you haven't got a thing to serve. Before you panic, throw together one of these three-ingredient party dip recipes, whip out a bag of Tostitos and voilà: Best Hostess Ever.<p><b>5-Minute Crab Dip</b><p>Mayonnaise + jumbo lump crab meat + Old Bay Seasoning. <b>Get the</b> …

Whether you’re asking directions or drunkenly swearing, Google never forgets, recording everything you’ve ever said to it. Do you dare listen back?<p>Users of Google’s voice-control features such as OK Google are probably aware that the company stores the voice recordings it receives when they talk to …

Android Phones

Windows 10 is getting a ton of new features via the Insider program

Windows 10 may have been released to the public over two months ago, but that doesn’t mean Microsoft has been resting on its laurels. The company today announced the latest preview build of its OS, and it includes numerous features aimed at making Windows a bit more user friendly.<p>First up, …

Windows 10

1. The way of the program — How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Learning with Python 3

1. The way of the program¶<p>The goal of this book is to teach you to think like a computer scientist. This way of thinking combines some of the best …

5 Clever Ways to Decorate Cakes With Halloween Candy

Here's the deal: Start by baking your favorite cake--from a box, from scratch, whatever--and frost it as you normally would. Then, decorate it with one of our clever ideas, each of which uses some of that Halloween candy you've got lying around.<p><b>M&Ms. How to do it.</b><p><b>Candy Necklaces. How to do it.</b><p><b>Kit</b> …

Dell's XPS 15 now has a beautiful edge-to-edge display

Dell released an XPS 13 earlier this year that blew everyone away. The edge-to-edge display was unlike anything we'd seen in a laptop of that size before, and the small and light form factor was designed to go head-to-head with Apple's MacBook Air. While many love 13-inch devices, there's a big …

25 hot Los Angeles startups you need to watch

We've compiled a list of 25 of the hottest startups in the Los Angeles area. To do so, we spoke with investors, employees, journalists, and active members of the city's tech scene.<p>Though our list includes some big names, it also features young startups, some of which you may not have heard of yet.

Startups

New Nexus phones, Chromecast 2, and Pixel C tablet: All the new gadgets Google just announced

Unless you've been living under a rock -- or just don't care -- you've already seen the leaks for most of what Google announced at press event September 29, 2014. And there really weren't any surprises. But there was a little more detail.<p>Here's a recap of everything you missed.<p>As usual, part of …

Android News

GoPro’s Hero+ action camera brings Wi-Fi capture for just $200

GoPro has unveiled the Hero+, a new action camera that offers Full HD video capture along with Wi-Fi connectivity for $200, making it one of the company’s most affordable cameras yet.<p>The Hero+ is capable of shooting 1080p and 720p at 60 frames per second, as well as 8-megapixel photos and time …

7 things I learned about Gmail working at Google

My first day at Google in 2011 felt a bit like joining Hogwarts: you’re excited and not entirely sure what you’ll be doing!<p>I was happy to do anything and learn in the process! For the next two years, I was lucky enough to train Google employees on Gmail and to pitch Gmail to companies of all …

Apps

7 worst apps that violate your privacy

When you're browsing through the millions of apps available from the Apple and Android app stores, you'll notice that close to 98 percent of them are free to download. That's great if you're looking to fill up your gadget, but many free apps, and some paid ones, do come with a hidden price — your …

11 Things Every Adult Should Know How To Make (And Not Buy)

Listen, we know you're the busiest. And we know that at 9 p.m. that tub of grocery-store hummus is calling your name. But you know something? Homemade hummus is so easy to make. And so. Much. Better.<p>Ahead, 11 recipes you should keep in your arsenal and be able to whip up from scratch (at any given …