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Bag a Posh bargain from lost luggage

Auctions are not just for the well-to-do and held at grand auction houses in London such as Sotheby’s and Christie’s. Here, Kara Gammell looks at how …

21 Vinaigrette Recipes That Your Salads Need

A well-made vinaigrette is a thing of beauty. Here are some recipes to try with your salads, from traditional to creative.<p><b>Bracing, bright, acidic, and emulsified</b>: We love a good vinaigrette. Here are 21 of 'em, for all your salad-type needs.

Seafood

Cheap DIY gadget can open most keyless car doors, garages

RollJam costs $32 to make and will get you in. Andy Greenberg profiles the cute wireless widget and its creator, Samy Kamkar, who announced it at …

Home Automation

Stay Mosquito Bite-Free All Summer With This Natural Hack

Whether your propensity to attract mosquitoes is in your genes or not, the pesky bugs are a real summertime <i>buzz</i>kill.<p>Bug spray and citronella are effective at keeping them away, but according to a video by the San Francisco Globe, there's an even easier, more natural way to get them to leave you …

San Francisco

6 Ways to Build Your Own Boat

Boats can be a lot of fun, but most are constructed in time-tested traditional methods. This usually works quite well considering the thousands of years of development that has gone into them. If, however, you want to buck tradition, here are six boats that can serve as inspiration for something …

How To Build a Cob House with Cob Construction

<b>Since beginning my permaculture adventure,</b> I’ve been picking up new (yet old) sustainable ways to do things. Composting, hugelkultur, and raising my …

North Carolina

Chili Colorado Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Chili Colorado is the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. Recipe developer Rick Martinez's mom's chili Colorado, to be</i> …

Cooking

Pack your Raspberry Pi into an underpowered laptop for $100

The Raspberry Pi has already found its way into a number of unusual applications from DIY cell phones to Gif-capturing cameras. Now, a recently launched IndieGoGo campaign aims to put it somewhere more familiar: your lap. The PiKasa is essentially a laptop shell. It doesn't sport a 3D-printed …

Raspberry Pi

Protect your privacy with VPN by Private Internet Access

<i>SPONSORED CONTENT</i><p>VPN by Private Internet Access is a simple, but effective VPN service that you can use to make yourself anonymous online, keep you safe in public WiFi hotspots, and perform any other sensitive business like financial transactions, file transfers or anything else that you would like …

Information Systems

Scrumptious Breakfast Casserole: Cinnamon French Toast And Cream Cheese Bake

Connect with Us<p>On Pinterest<p>Scrumptious Breakfast Casserole: Cinnamon French Toast And Cream Cheese Bake<p>Save<p>Breakfast is our favorite meal of the day, …

Top 5 Impressive HTML5 Frameworks for Web Designers

Facebook TwitterGoogle+LinkedIn<p>Most web designers are often found searching for feature rich HTML frameworks in order to make their development or …

Yogurt

One in Three Americans Hide Data From Government (and You Should Too)

My cell phone is encrypted. It also contains two apps—TextSecure and RedPhone—for conducting secure communications. All I really need in addition is …

Privacy

Tutanota, An Open Source Encrypted Gmail Alternative, Heads Out Of Beta

Germany based encrypted email startup, Tutanota, is taking its service out a beta next week — after a year of testing and almost 100,000 users signed up to send and receive secure email.<p>Additional domains will also be offered in the new release, coming on Tuesday, including .com and .io options (in …

Information Systems

Want Learn to Code? Pay What You Want for This Awesome Online Learning Series - Technabob

Whether you’ve never written a line of code, or you’re looking to expand on your skillset, we’ve got a great offer for you. Get access to a suite of …

Online Learning

Pay What You Want for The Ultimate Learn to Code Bundle - Technabob

Ever wanted to build a website, and really want to learn the ins and outs of coding and not just have some automated tool do the work for you? Look …

Programming

37 Curry Recipes For When Nothing Else Will Do

Curry lovers of the world, spice up your life (with these 37 recipes).<p>Curry lovers of the world, spice up your life (with these 37 recipes). It's what the Spice Girls (and Future You) would want.

Cooking

woodworking

Flex Coat Co. - Cork Lathe Tips & Tricks "How We Do It"

10 Awesome Disney-Inspired Kids Rooms

Kids everywhere love Disney movies, so they'll pretty much all love these amazing Disney-inspired rooms in our newest article on Homes and Hues. From …

Zombie Prank: Nick Santonastasso, One-Armed Teen With No Legs, Plays Hilarious Joke On Shoppers

A New Jersey teen who was born with one arm and no legs isn't letting his condition get in the way of a good prank. In fact, he's using what he's got to his advantage.<p>Nick Santonastasso has Hanhart syndrome, a rare genetic disorder whose symptoms can include missing limbs. But more importantly, the …

A simple and tasty fish pie that delivers

You can’t go wrong with a fish pie and the rich, creamy Philadelphia at the heart of this recipe gives it a decadent spin that will make it feel special, any night of the week<p>This exclusive recipe combines Philadelphia with lemon and shallots and melts into a perfectly thick sauce that works …

From Butternut Squash to Faux Pho, Soups to Make This Season

From butternut squash to ramen to Thai chicken, here are over 30 soups that will keep you warm this winter<p>We have a remedy for your inevitable cold-weather depression: make soup. You might be thinking, <i>nothing will cure my Seasonal Affective Disorder, not even chicken soup.</i> But have you tried our …

Cooking

The science and magic of wine-making

… a new friend is as a new wine; when it is old, thou shalt drink it with pleasure. <i>Ecclesiasticus 9:10</i><p>I grew up on tales of my Dad's 1970s homemade hedgerow wines. Their fruity aroma and potency were legendary. All that remains of this heady era are five very dusty bottles of "vintage" wine sitting …

Paneer and Queso Blanco D.I.Y. Cheese Kit, Easiest Cheeses to Make- 8 batches

Do you love Indian food with those delicious soft cheese cubes soaking up the curry? That's Paneer! Queso Blanco is another yummy farmers' cheese often seen crumbled onto Mexican and Latin American dishes but it's equally wonderful on pizza, pasta and salads. Now you can make your own in one …