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8 Things I Regretted About My Japan Visit (And How You Can Enjoy Your Time Better!)

Now more than ever, the number of people who decide to spend time in Japan is dramatically increasing. More and more new travelers head to the Land …

Japan

Everything You Need To Set Up Raspberry Pi Home Automation

Raspberry Pi has for the last several years been a do-it-yourselfer’s dream. The device, which costs just $39 for the Raspberry Pi 3 and even less for older versions, is designed to let you create whatever you can dream up.<p>Raspberry Pis have been used to control computers, create game experiences, …

Raspberry Pi

The 7 Best Wristwatches for New Graduates

When finding your first gig out of school, there will be a few things on your shopping list. The right garb to master the ever-elusive “business …

British-Style Lemon Pound Cake Might Be the Best Pound Cake

A Madeira cake is the sort of plain cake that looks like it might be dull and dry, but instead turns out to be exceptionally moreish. Many people are …

The Best Pastries in Paris, According to Top Chefs

It’s been the world’s favorite destination for luscious baked goods since forever. Now the French capital is outperforming even itself.<p>By Kate …

Celebrity Farmer: Meet Jean-Martin Fortier, Canada’s ‘Six Figure’ Organic Micro-Gardener

If you’ve not already heard of Jean-Martin Fortier, allow us to introduce you to a rising star, the Canadian organic farmer whose notion of …

Profit

10 blogs to help you achieve financial independence

Financial independence is the new catchphrase in the personal finance blogosphere. It’s about being able to retire early or to have enough money in …

12 Epic High-End IKEA Hacks That Totally Had Us Fooled

Look, I know IKEA. And usually, I can spot one of their products from a mile away. But every once in a while I'll see a hack that's so clever, so …

The best restaurants in Taipei

THE MUST-TRY STREET FOOD DISH<p>Taiwan’s ultimate comfort food has to be lu rou fan, a steaming bowl of rice topped with a layer of salty-sweet braised …

Taipei

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Jamie Oliver's Chicken in Milk Is the Best Chicken Recipe

Nearly five years ago, I wrote about this oddball Jamie Oliver recipe that was so weird and yet so delightful it sent me into fits of hyperbole. Best …

Recipes

The Cakes We Can't Stop Making From Ottolenghi & Goh's Sweet

A couple of months ago, Sarah Jampel predicted that of all of the eye-catching desserts in <i>Sweet: Desserts from London's Ottolenghi</i>, the one that everyone would return to time and time again would be the humble Lemon and Poppyseed Cake.<p>This month, our Baking Club is focused on Yotam Ottolenghi and …

Can't write code? You can still create an app

<b>Tara Reed's first company, Kollecto, is a Netflix-style app, which recommends personalised, affordable art to people.</b><p>The algorithm was a success, but what really staggered the tech industry was that Ms Reed had built the app and the business without knowing how to code.<p>"I built our app, our …

Apps

The 30 Best Men’s Gifts Under $30

Big Idea Design Titanium Pocket Bit<p>Screwdrivers are super handy, but not exactly easy to carry around. Well, with the Big Idea Designs TPT (short for …

Eight Gmail add-ons you didn’t know you needed

Upgrade your inbox.<p>Gmail is one of the strongest email clients currently available. But you won't unlock its true potential until you start installing some of its add-ons: free third-party plug-ins that integrate neatly into the Gmail interface and help you do more with your messages. And with the …

Apps

Good enough for Beyoncé: chocolate ganache, paella and stir-fry vegan recipes

Forget dodgy dal and chickpea salads and be inspired by World Vegan Day with our pick of delicious, colourful and healthy meals<p>Whether it’s down to health and environmental concerns or merely following in Beyoncé’s footsteps, veganism is on the rise around the world. Those who eschew all animal …

Britain's 30 best places for brunch (and what to order at each one)

Melur, London W2: ‘There are treasures here’ – restaurant review

Forget kerb appeal – this Malaysian restaurant seems almost calculated to repel. But persevere…<p>When I walk into a restaurant and one of the other diners is Kalpana Sugendran Sugendran, it’s as if all my Christmases have come at once to the bottom of a scruffy flight of stairs on the Edgware Road. …

The Best Layered Lasagna Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

9 Ikea Kitchen Hacks That Change Everything

Kitchens are superfunctional spaces, and it can be difficult to balance function and style. But kitchens are also one of the best places in your home for you to get creative, and nothing lets you express your creativity while maintaining functionality like some good Ikea hacks. Try a simple DIY …

Fresh Blackberry Cake Is a Summer Spectacle

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>When I was growing up in Kentucky, blackberry jam cake was something that turned up at just about every picnic and potluck I ever attended, usually in the form of a Bundt cake with …

How to Make a Fortune With $100

Seven entrepreneurs share businesses you can start from practically nothing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many would-be entrepreneurs never start because they're waiting for the perfect idea or don't have enough disposable capital to break out of the rat race.<p>These …

Entrepreneurship

Blueberry Bundt Cake

This is a moist, delicious, made-from-scratch blueberry Bundt cake, and it's much easier to prepare than you might think! Serve this great cake for …

10 Excel Tips You Need to Keep Your Job

In today's dynamic corporate environment, the best way to stay employed is to show the boss that you're indispensable. If you're a knowledge worker …

Hands Down, These Are the Best Documentaries of All Time

Just as we watch romantic period dramas to feed a nostalgic wonder, feel-good comedies for a much-needed laugh, indie flicks to delight our eyes, and …

Atacama Desert

That's the spirit: the London cocktail bar named best in the world

London has come up trumps in the 11th annual Spirited Awards, which confirmed that the UK is home to the world's best cocktail bar - as well as the world's best new cocktail bar.<p>The man partly responsible is Mr Lyan, aka Ryan Chetiyawardana, whose unique approach to mixology with a strong focus on …

20 best things to do and see in Montenegro

<b>(CNN) —</b> Heroic-looking highlands, pretty blonde bays overlooking the royal blue Adriatic Sea, antique Venetian villages and UNESCO walled cities.<p>Montenegro might be small, but this gorgeous nation has a huge array of natural and man-made wonders.<p>Once overlooked in favor of more well-known …

The Secret Ingredient in This Key Lime Pie Is Avocados!

Not all desserts need to be sugary and sweet. This key lime pie is both tart and creamy, making it the perfect treat for a hot night. Made with avocados and coconut cream, it's vegan — but dairy-lovers will enjoy it too! If you're not a fan of lime but still want a vegan treat, you should try our …

11 things Germany does better than anywhere else

<b>(CNN) —</b> Cars. Efficiency. Leather shorts. Germany is known around the globe for excelling at a variety of things. Germans themselves are known as friendly and welcoming people, even if everyone thinks we have a nonexistent sense of humor.<p>The country also boasts two millennia of history that, for …

15 Most Photogenic Places In the World You Must Visit

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some …