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Fantastic Flourless Chocolate Cake

This flourless chocolate cake is so simple and easy to make, and you will get a delicious chocolate cake without flour. Isn’t that fantastic? If you …

iOS 11 – is it worth updating your iPhone?

<b>The new version of Apple’s operating system for iPhones and iPads is now available to download. But do the benefits of iOS 11 outweigh the possible</b> …

Apps

How to Clean Up and Optimize Your Sluggish Mac

Your Mac is running a little slow these days. It takes forever to boot up. You have to delete something just to download that file attachment from …

Operating Systems

How to take a screenshot on a Mac — and 15 other useful keyboard shortcuts

There are a ton of hidden keyboard shortcuts in MacBooks and Mac computers. Here are the best and most useful ones that only power users know about.<p><b>Volume:</b><p>1. Turn up or down the volume in 1/4 increments: press and hold "Option," "Shift," and either "Volume Control" key.<p><b>In the "Finder" …

The complete guide to spring cleaning your computer

Blow away those digital cobwebs<p>If you want to keep your house clean, you need to dust it regularly; if you want your car to run well, you should service it annually; and if you want your computer to stay speedy and responsive, it needs its own maintenance—a digital spring clean.<p>We're not just …

Software

Apple might put an end to almost 200,000 oldschool apps with iOS 11

Thousands of mobile developers might be in for a nasty surprise as Apple could be planning to obliterate a massive chunk of apps with the launch of its new and improved iOS 11, according to app analytics firm Sensor Tower.<p>While the Big A has long been nudging developers to update older apps to be …

Someone cut the whole 'Breaking Bad' series into a two-hour feature film

While there's plenty of films that run for ages (looking at you, <i>Lord of The Rings</i> trilogy) it's not easy to fit a television series into a …

How Hiring Managers Expect You to Answer These Annoying Job Interview Questions

Job interviews are nerve-wracking enough as it is, then the hiring manager hits you with something like, “tell me about a time you dealt with a …

Employment

The Top 15 *Most-Pinned* Brownie Recipes on Pinterest

Whether you prefer ’em old style, packed with newfangled flavors like pumpkin or potato chips, or even spiked with red wine, brownies have got to be THE treat that tops all others. So when it’s time to indulge, you want the most over-the-top brownie recipe you can find, amiright? Here’s where …

Watch Jason Momoa Throw Axes on 'Kimmel,' Guinness in Hand

Drinking and fighting at the same time? Khal Drogo and Tyrion Lannister would be proud. "Game of Thrones" alum "Jimmy Kimmel Live" last night to promote his new Netflix series "Frontier," following warring factions in the 1700s fur trade. Momoa always plays a badass, and this particular badass …

TV Series

8 ways to repurpose an old iPhone

The iPhone has been around for a full 10 years now, meaning at some point you've probably upgraded to a newer model. (Possibly several newer models.) And whenever you do that, you're left with your old phone and a question: What should I do with it?<p>Most common answer: sell it. That's a good way to …

YOLO! 10 Desserts Worth the Splurge

If you're going to jump off the calorie cliff, make it worthwhile. From Latin Flan to Coconut Dream Pie, all of these indulgent sweets are worth ditching your diet for.<p><b>1. Latin Flan</b><p>Latin Flan is a rich, sweet custard topped with caramel sauce. This version tastes like a cross between pudding and …

Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Settings

Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture and ISO Settings<p>Learn to Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Settings for Every Occasion<p>In this clip …

Cast Iron Steaks with Herb Butter | America's Test Kitchen

Ingredients<p>2<p>(1-pound) boneless strip steaks, 1 1/2 inches thick, trimmed<p>Kosher salt and pepper<p>4<p>tablespoons unsalted butter, softened<p>2<p>tablespoons …

8 easy crockpot recipes that'll help you feel like an adult

We’ll be the first to admit that adulting isn’t easy. We feel like we never have enough time to get everything done, and one thing that has …

Plug in, tune out: 30 podcasts to get you through the holidays

The holidays are a great time to catch up with friends and family, but it's also a perfect time to completely ignore them, when it all gets too …

Kristen Bell

Apple Employee Reveals iPhone 6s Battery Replacement Challenges

Amidst an influx of user complaints that their devices were spontaneously shutting down for no apparent reason, Apple late last month launched a free …

Here's how to protect your Yahoo account from hackers

The biggest data breach in history just tripled in size. Yahoo announced Tuesday that every single one of its 3 billion accounts were hacked from a 2013 breach. At the time of the attack, Yahoo claimed 1 billion accounts had been hacked, but after Verizon took over Yahoo, the company investigated …

Best Holiday Cookies 2016: 10 Recipes To Make For A Christmas Party

Around the holidays, cookie parties are a very real event. This is the time where people lace up the aprons and set to work to attempt to bake the …

Various iOS 10.2 Users Report Battery Issues, Slowdowns, and Random Reboots

Apple’s latest operating system update — iOS 10.2 — brought a host of changes, updates and improvements to iOS. But it also may have caused …

Check out this great chocolate chip cookie recipe.

<i>This post originally appeared in Genius Recipes from</i> Food52<i>.</i><p>Not that there was anything wrong with chocolate chip cookies. (I legally have to make …

Dessert

The best iPhone and iOS apps to download right now

Hank the bulldog gets a custom stair lift

Stairs are overrated -- at least, according to the bulldog who's gaining internet fame.<p>Meet Hank. His owner says he's getting up there in age and …

I hung out with the adorable Butler bulldog who puked all over the Big East tournament

Butler Blue III's job is to put a smiling, floppy face on Butler University. He even succeeds when he vomits everywhere.<p>They say that Madison Square Garden is the world's greatest arena. That on the big stage, the bright lights of Broadway bring out the best in performers, that superstars shine …

Lewis Hamilton shows off his oh-so patriotic (and pampered) bulldog Roscoe

• <b>Roscoe Hamilton, a two-year-old bulldog, padded into Lewis's life in 2013</b>• <b><br>Since then he has ruled the roost at Hamilton's £10m apartment in Monaco</b>• <b><br>He</b> …

Bulldog skateboarding school opens in Peru

Skateboarding is not just for the two-legged, as demonstrated by a group of English bulldogs and their determined owners in the Peruvian capital Lima.<p>Biuf, a skateboarding bulldog, has become something of an internet star in Peru, developing quite a fan base with thousands visiting his YouTube and …

Brains can recover some 'lost' memories

For the longest while, researchers believed that you could only preserve a memory in your brain if the relevant neurons were active. However, it now looks like this isn't always the case -- and that could be a tremendous help to anyone suffering from short-term memory loss. Scientists have …

The Brain

How to Refresh & Speed Up iPhone 7, 8 & X, as Well as Older Models

If you've noticed your iPhone has slowed down since you updated your device, it might be due to memory problems. If your iPhone is crashing, slow to respond, or freezing on random screens, it’s time to speed up your iPhone with this simple tip. When your iPhone is restarted, the RAM (memory) is …

Chef Shows How a $1 Knife Can Be Sharpened to Rival More Expensive Knives

Jun Yoshizuki of Jun’s Kitchen who is a very talented cook who always prepares food with his beloved longhaired orange cat named Kohaku nearby, …

How to cook the perfect beef stroganoff

This 70s favourite is overdue a revival. But do you stay authentically Russian with a flour-and-butter roux or add the sharper notes of sour cream and mustard?<p>Named after, if perhaps not created for the 19th-century Russian celebrity count, stroganoff rolls off the tongue as richly as the dish …

Cooking