Rafael Tamargo

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How to Shop for Your Dream Kitchen on a Budget

Not every category of products has a “Best in Class.” In fact, very few do. But there are plenty of categories that have a quintessential standard, a …

Customer Service

This New Device Lets You Send Texts Even When You Don’t Have Cell Service

If you’ve ever been out on the trail and lost connectivity to your cell network, you know how frustrating, and dangerous, it can be to be unable to …

Mesh Network

This Might Be the Most Influential Menswear Outfit in Movie History

The roaming-the-countryside look from the 2012 James Bond movie Skyfall is still inspiring men over a half-decade after its release.<p>The thing about James Bond—the <i>point</i> of James Bond—is that almost every man in the universe wants to be him. They want to date Halle Berry, stumble across a pen that’s …

Men's Fashion

One-Pot Mexican Shrimp & Orzo Will Make You a Dinner Hero

Right now we're in a sort of seasonal food purgatory — we're so completely over winter and all its thick beef stews and heavy casseroles, but fresh …

Cooking

America’s 60 Best Day Hikes

While states like Alaska, California, Colorado and Montana might get all of the attention for great hiking (not without merit), there are great hikes …

15 books world-famous CEOs think everyone should read in their lifetime

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's a reason the most successful people in our society are often the most voracious — or dogged — readers.<p>Think about how many new ideas …

Bill Gates

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list The 100 best novels written in …

Literature

The Best Bushcraft Blades of 2017

<i>Last Updated November 2017: We’ve added new picks and insights. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Editor’s Choice: Spyderco Bushcraft<p>Spyderco …

This Year in Gear: 50 Notable Outdoor Products Released in 2017

With a deluge of new products hitting store shelves and browser windows every day, it’s easy to lose track of everything that happens in a year. So, …

Camping

Our Most Popular Recipes in 2017

Recipes

Roast Rib of Beef With Port and Stilton Gravy

Introduction<p>There is something about a big rib of beef sitting proudly on its carving board at the table that makes that table, and those around it, …

The Ultimate Bug-Out Bag

That ragged guy on the street corner howling about the end of the world might be onto something. Think about it for a moment. Every morning it seems …

Reality TV

50 Cyber Monday deals from cool startups you should have on your radar this week

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you’re looking for a new pair of sheets, this is probably the best time of the year to invest. And in terms of value for dollar, …

Shopping

What is a blockchain? GeekWire’s guide to this game-changing technology and its vast potential

Most technologies touted as “game-changing” are just somewhat modified versions of something already in use. Blockchains are different, and while it …

Blockchain

The 11 Best Down Jackets of Winter 2018

Duck, Duck, Goose!<p><i>Last Updated January, 2018: We’ve updated our guide of the best down jackets with the 11 best picks for Winter 2018. We’ve added 11</i> …

Backpacking

How to Make Take-Out-Quality Orange Chicken, from Scratch

Panda Express is an airport indulgence. It’s rarely the go-to when presented with other dining options. But when choices are limited and …

How to Pack a Carry-On — The Right Way

Before a vacation, the thought of packing looms dark and dense overhead. It’s a chore undertaken with the knowledge that something is bound to be …

Clothing

Become a blockchain expert in 1,384 words

And it's going to fundamentally change how businesses operate.<p>Make no mistake… this revolution is <i>at least</i> as significant as the one brought about by the Internet. It will disrupt every single business on the face of the earth.<p>That's why it's vital that you learn to understand this technology. It …

Bitcoin

4 Recipes for Making Your Takeout Favorites at Home

Making restaurant- or takeout-inspired meals at home usually starts with a craving for a certain flavor — maybe the sticky, sweet heat of General …

Cooking

How to Sharpen a Knife Like a World-Class Sushi Chef

A dull knife is a useless tool. While electric sharpeners offer convenience, speed and power, manual sharpening stones, called whetstones, offer …

The 10 Books Longlisted For The National Book Award For Fiction

The wait is over: The National Book Foundation released its most hotly anticipated longlist, its Award for Fiction, on Friday. The 10 books are a mix of blockbuster titles from high-profile writers, including Jennifer Egan and 2011 National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward; buzzy debuts, like Lisa …

Books
Blockchain

Amid Opioid Crisis, Insurers Restrict Pricey, Less Addictive Painkillers

<i>This article was written through collaboration between The New York Times and ProPublica, the independent, nonprofit investigative journalism organization.</i><p>At a time when the United States is in the grip of an opioid epidemic, many insurers are limiting access to pain medications that carry a lower …

Prosthetics

Is Hornbilly Apparel the Next 'Big' Thing in Menswear?

<b>One rugby player turned self-taught designer decided to stop settling for clothing that didn’t fit him and create his own line of luxury clothing.</b></i> …

Clothing

7 mysterious, masculine fragrances for men: fall 2017

1. Tom Ford Noir Anthracite<p>A blend of cedar, santal, and Indonesian macassar takes this heady scent from woody to deeply, sensuously smoky. (3.4 oz, …

Men's Fashion

12 Sanity-Saving Suppers For Busy Families

Between homework, sports and carpools, getting dinner on the table every night can be stressful. But dinnertime doesn’t need to be difficult. From Easy Chicken Curry to 30-Minute Asian Beef Bowls, all of these simple recipes will have the entire family looking forward to mealtime — even you.<p>1. Easy …

Cooking

I have over $100k in student loans — here's how I bought my dream home with no down payment

Pitcher, an attorney in Tacoma, Washington, earns a good salary, but a large chunk of her take-home pay goes toward paying down her debt from law school, not leaving much room to save for her dream home — especially when most experts recommend coming up with at least a 20 percent down payment.<p>"With …

Personal Finance

19 hidden gems you need to add to your phone right now

They're the apps that aren't exactly at the top of the App Store, but we love and use them often. Maybe we heard about them from friends or discovered them through trial and error — either way, they're the apps we tend to believe are our own little secret.<p>It turns out, 21% of people say they have …

Apps

I ditched my financial advisor for an app, and saving money has never been easier

At the risk of sounding cliché, I'm a millennial with almost no investing experience. I have a 401(k) retirement account, but all my non-retirement savings has been stashed in a standard savings account from Bank of America.<p>With interest rates low and my savings not doing much, I decided it was …

Retirement

28 New Fiction Books To Add To Your Must-Read List This Fall

As we head into back-to-school season and long, blissful weeks of sweater weather, it’s only natural to be tempted to spend hours in the bookstore browsing fresh titles and adding to our to-read piles.<p>Fortunately, this fall is packed with hotly anticipated new fiction from literary stars (like …

Books