Tyler DiMicco

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Use This Clever Trick To See Your iPhone's True Signal Strength

Ever find yourself questioning how accurate those little signal strength dots are on your iPhone?<p>Luckily, there's a trick to reveal your iPhone's true signal strength, and it takes less than a minute to enable.<p>First, you'll need to access a hidden app on your phone called Field Test Mode. To do …

China Offers Work Placements And Mixed Marriage Incentives As Solutions For Its Xinjiang Problems

On October 29, in Urumqi, 489 special travelers climbed on the slow train to Guangdong that takes 50 hours to cross the whole of China diagonally. All of them where Uighurs. They were making this trip in order to start a new life, which was a part of a national plan to spread Uighurs across the …

Hong Kong students plan to take their protest to Beijing

HONG KONG — Student leaders in Hong Kong have decided to take their pro-democracy protest to the streets of Beijing next week during a major …

Five Excellent Reasons You Don’t Need Pappy Van Winkle

<i>This article was originally published October 23, 2014.</i><p>It happens like this: Mid-October rolls around, fall Pappy Van Winkle allotments are distributed nationwide, and Wall Street hooligans, hedge fund playboys, tech-star cowboys, and booze scenesters hound liquor purveyors by the thousands asking …

5 Links to Read Before Cooking Rice

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come..</i><p><i>Today: A guide to the perfect pot of rice.</i><p>Rice is a fickle ingredient. Some days, it's overcooked and mushy, and other days, it's hard and stuck to the …

4 Stellar Potato Sides

F&W's Kay Chun uses spuds in four clever recipes including potato-apple pancakes and crispy buffalo potatoes.<p><i>F&W's Kay Chun uses spuds in four clever</i> …

What Is That Loose White Powder In Your Easy Mac And Cheese?

It ain't cheese.<p>If you're feeling really hungry, you may not even notice the loose, white powder strewn among the noodles in your single serving cup of Kraft Triple Cheese Macaroni & Cheese.<p>Kraft doesn't promise "natural ingredients," and with a nuclear orange cheese powder that comes ready to stir …

The Perfect Poach

Makes 2 Servings<p>We consulted the perfectionists at Thomas Keller's Per Se in New York, where chef de cuisine Eli Kaimeh gave us his number-one piece of advice (and recipe) for the perfect poached egg: Start with a fresh egg. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April …

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This $1 Billion Startup Handles 5% Of All Web Traffic And Is Ready To Take On Cisco

Over the last three years, CloudFlare has grown 450% annually, and is currently adding about 5,000 new clients a day, Matthew Prince, its programmer/lawyer-turned-founder, tells us.<p>It is now handling the equivalent of roughly 5% of the entire web's traffic through its servers and, just as we …

Yotam Ottolenghi's Sweet Corn Polenta with Eggplant Sauce

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6 ways Google Alerts can help you land a job

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>When it comes to cracking the hidden job market (where openings aren’t advertised), …

12 Recipes That Sound Difficult But Are Surprisingly Easy

Be prepared to be pleasantly surprised.<p>Cooking an impressive meal doesn't have to be difficult. Sure you could take painstaking measures and spend days preparing a perfect Beef Wellington or Baked Alaska, but you can also get by doing a lot less.<p>Luckily, there are so many dishes out there that …

10 Cocktails Every Bartender and Cocktail Connoisseur Should Know

Unfortunately these classics have taken a backseat to some of the more popular cocktails of today while becoming a second thought to many bartenders.<p>In today's world of craft cocktails the unique and unusual have become the norm. From bartenders' self invented nightly specials to drinks that have …

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Big Ass Fans Unveils iOS Compatible 'Haiku' Smart Ceiling Fan

Big Ass Fans has unveiled the new 'Haiku' ceiling fan with 'SenseME' technology, which is billed as the world's first smart ceiling fan and features an on-board computer that utilizes a companion app on iOS devices. The ceiling fan is composed of a durable bamboo material and boasts an array of …