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The One Mistake Nearly Everyone Makes When Pan Searing a Steak

Cooking a restaurant-worthy steak on the stovetop should not be a daunting task. Read through these blunders, resolve to avoid them, and you can …

BBQ

Make Skillet Chicken Thighs with Creamy Tomato Sauce Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

10 Smart Slow Cooker Dinners for Lazy Cooks — Recipes from The Kitchn

During summer I rely on my slow cooker more than ever. It's a staple during my weekend meal prep sessions, a must for cookouts and BBQs, and, most of …

Cooking

Margaret Fulton's paella valenciana recipe

Paella valenciana<p><i>serves 8</i><p>1/2 tsp saffron threads<br>5 cups chicken stock<br>1/2 cup olive oil<br>4 half chicken breasts<br>2 onions, chopped<br>2 cloves garlic, chopped<br>1 red capsicum, seeded and cut into strips<br>2 1/2 cups rice, washed and drained<br>2 tomatoes, peeled and cut into eights<br>1 cup shelled green peas<br>500g seafood …

Recipes

Grilled Eggplant With Chermoula Recipe

(The Nosher via JTA) – From bulbous and egg-shaped to small and thin, the eggplant (or if you’re British like me, the aubergine) is a staple fruit …

Recipes

Sriracha-Marinated Salmon Recipe

"Most of the time required for this tasty dish is in the marinating - the fish itself is ready in minutes! Full of flavor and easy to cook, this one …

Recipes

5 rookie mistakes to avoid when grilling steak

There’s nothing quite like a juicy cut of beef to celebrate a birthday, holiday or the end of a long week, and a pepper-crusted ribeye or tender flank steak does just the trick. But if you’re among the home cooks who are hesitant to make steak, have no fear. Many folks who feel quite comfortable in …

BBQ

Top 10 Questions To Ask Alexa On World Music Day

Today is World Music Day which means you now have a great reason to jump on your Amazon Prime account and order up the Amazon Echo and Echo Dot. You …

Smart Homes

7 Alexa commands you're not using but should

With Alexa and the the Echo, Amazon has built a robust service that can deliver seemingly endless information and control your home. But, are you taking advantage of all it can do?<p>If you haven't yet unlocked the full potential of Alexa, these seven voice commands will get you closer. These are the …

Smart Homes

50 most useful Alexa skills

Out of the box, Alexa can do an impressive number of things. It can stream Amazon Music or Spotify, control your Philips Hue smart bulbs or anything connected to a SmartThings hub and integrate with IFTTT for a laundry list of other functions. You can also order millions of products off Amazon …

Smart Homes

Watch Keegan-Michael Key play a ‘very special’ Skyrim with Amazon Alexa

• Tech<br>• Science<br>• Culture<br>• More<p>Tech<p>Apple<br>• Google<br>• Microsoft<br>• Apps<br>• Photography<br>• Virtual Reality<br>• Business<br>• Design<br>• AI<br>• All Tech<p>Science<p>Space<br>• Energy<br>• Health<br>• Environment<br>• All Science<p>Culture<p>Web<br>• TV<br>• Film<br>• Games<br>• Comics<br>• Music<br>• All Culture<p>Cars<p>Ride-Sharing<br>• Cars<br>• Mass Transit<br>• Aviation<br>• Rideables<br>• Autonomy<br>• All …

Keegan-Michael Key

World Cup 2018: how to use Amazon Alexa to get the day's fixtures, results and team gossip

By Paul Douglas<p>As the World Cup gets ready to kick off, fans across the world are ready for weeks of football discussion and multiple matches a day, …

How to Get a Laugh Out of Alexa and Your Amazon Echo

In need of a few chuckles? These are the best Alexa skills for when you're in the mood for a good joke or need help creating something funny of your …

Jokes

How to Play Games With Amazon Echo and Alexa

Your Amazon device doesn’t have to be all about business. These are some of the best game-related skills to ask Alexa to enable, including puzzles, …

Smart Homes

"Alexa, Tell Everyone What New Features You Have for the World Cup"

Tomorrow is the day the World Cup kicks off in Russia, starting a month that's either going to be a blast with non-stop football action, or the most …

Get Amazon Alexa’s Convenience And Power While Driving

3:08 PM 06/14/2018<p>For better or worse, smartphones have changed the way we drive — our music, directions, and ways to talk are just a few taps away. …

A Frustrated Scottish Woman Argues With an Amazon Alexa That Can’t Understand Her Accent

<i>You just hate Scottish people, ya cow!</i><p>A woman with a beautiful Scottish brogue became very frustrated with her Amazon Echo when she requested to hear …

Amazon is letting Alexa owners share their customized skills

Amazon is enabling Alexa owners to share their customized skills created with Alexa Skill Blueprints, according to TechCrunch. Alexa Skill Blueprints, introduced in April 2018, are code-free templates that any Alexa owner, regardless of experience level, can use to create Alexa skills in a matter …

How to Ask Alexa to Read You (or Your Kids) a Story

Alexa has a variety of skills that turn her into a fine story teller of tales that are funny, scary, crazy, and even interactive. Here's how to get …

Smart Homes

Best Alexa Skills for Weight Loss

How to Get Local Information From Amazon's Alexa

Amazon Echo can provide you with information on topics from all over the world, but Alexa can also help you discover nearby restaurants, businesses, …

Smart Homes

How to Turn Amazon Alexa Into Your Yoga Teacher

Amazon offers a number of skills for wannabe yogis. With the right command, Alexa can help you achieve the right postures and positions. Here's …

Yoga

I am raising my daughter to speak three languages. A stranger demanded I 'speak English' to her

I felt her staring at me on the playground as I called out to my daughter.<p>She must be someone’s grandmother, I thought. She must be curious, as people often are.<p>Then she took one step toward me — pink fingernails, dark blond hair — and opened her mouth, e-nun-ci-a-ting each word.<p>“Speak English,” …

Language

Cop Dumps 10 Orphaned Ducklings Into A Pond — Then Something Amazing Happens

"It was the most precious kind of thing I've ever witnessed."<p>Chances of survival are sadly slim for little ducklings forced to fend for themselves, …

16 of the best Alexa skills that we're obsessed with right now

Amazon Alexa is the retail giant’s "personal assistant" that lives inside of every Amazon Echo and Amazon Fire TV Stick device. The smart digital …

This Gut-Friendly Diet Could Cure Your Bloating for Good

You make every effort to live a healthy lifestyle. You prioritize exercise, stock your fridge with healthy fruits and vegetables, and get a solid …

21 clever Alexa commands you will use again and again

More than any other device, Alexa has become our closest approximation of artificial intelligence. She has a voice and personality, and if you ask the right question, she’ll even get sassy with you. Users even refer to Alexa as “she.” We usually prefer to say her name, rather than the name of the …

17 Perfect Grilled Steak Recipes

Grilled steak pairs with a seemingly endless list of marinades and toppings<p>Updated:<p>Steak and grills were made for each other. An open flame gives the …

iOS 11.4.1 tips, tricks, and secrets everyone should know | ZDNet

USB Restricted Mode<p>Apple has added this new security feature to iOS 11.4.1 that makes it harder for hackers - as well as law enforcement and …

App Store

'Spider-Man' of Paris to get French citizenship after rescuing child

President Macron thanks Malian migrant who climbed four storeys to save boy<p>As an undocumented migrant in France, Mamoudou Gassama knew it was best to keep his head down, to not draw attention to himself.<p>But when he spotted a young child dangling from the balcony of a fourth-floor Paris flat he felt …

France