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How, When, & Why to reset the PRAM & SMC on your Mac

Is your Mac acting just…<i>odd</i>? Stuff like drives not appearing, screens not adjusting correctly, Bluetooth problems, AirPort non connecting? Maybe your fan is running non-stop or your battery has said that it is 50% charged…for two days…and your MacBook is <i>plugged in</i>. Yeah, these aren’t problems that …

Operating Systems

These Buffalo Chicken Totchos Will Probably Change Your Life

Swap tortilla chips for tater tots and FEEL THINGS!<p>2 pounds frozen tater tots<p>Buffalo Chicken:<p>2½ cups rotisserie chicken, shredded (bones and skin discarded)<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p>¾ cup buffalo sauce<p>2 green onions, thinly sliced<p>Cheese Sauce:<p>1½ cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese<p>1 tablespoon …

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

Bill Gates reveals the 5 best books he read in 2016

To say Bill Gates is a voracious reader is an understatement.<p>The Microsoft co-founder has been gobbling up books of all shapes and sizes since he …

Books

Coconut Oatmeal Cookies II Recipe

"This is a variation on a traditional oatmeal cookie. The white chocolate is a delicate touch to a rich, delicious cookie. Enjoy!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/4 …

Dessert

How to Make a Coffee Rig From Scratch | Men’s Health

<b>How to Build It:</b><p><b>1. Clean the Metal</b><p>With the utility knife, scrape any labels off the pipes. Then wipe off the oil coating using a rag soaked with mineral spirits. (Wear disposable gloves and do this in a well-ventilated area.)<p><b>2. Paint the Screws</b><p>Twist the short screws and four of the long ones into …

This coffee-avocado smoothie recipe might be the best thing to happen to your mornings

The mornings that allow for sitting and savoring a hot cup of coffee <i>and</i> a plate of avocado toast are to be treasured. But the reality is that the …

These Peanut Butter Protein Bombs Will Make Your Muscles Grow

Flavor-wise, they put your usual shake to shame<p>Sometimes, you can’t stomach another post-workout shake. But you need a good dose of protein within an hour or two of lifting to optimize muscle growth.<p>For those times, this “protein bomb” recipe is here to help. Dump all the ingredients in a bowl, …

Dessert

Deep sea deliciousness! Redfish and cobia on the Big Green Egg with to-die-for sauces! | Front Porch Chronicles

We hit the jackpot on a recent visit to the Mississippi Gulf Coast! Not by winning a lottery or casino jackpot, but by coming home with some of the …

Swamp Balls (aka Sausage Cheese Balls)

A few people have asked for the recipe for the sausage cheese balls that I made at the Plano Outlaw Eggfest two weekends ago, so I feel obliged to …

Add an IP Address and OS Version Display to the OS X Login Page

The login screen on a Mac is purposefully devoid of information, but if you’d like to add just a little more info, MacIssues shows you how to with …

Linux

Write Text in Any Editor and Send it Anywhere with Keyboard Maestro

Keyboard Maestro is a powerful automation tool for Mac that can do all sorts of things. Over on MacStories, they show how to use it so you can write …

Activate God Mode in Windows 10 for Quick Access to Windows Commands

With Windows 10, settings are split between the Control Panel and the Settings app. If you’d like an all-inclusive starting point for Windows …

Key Lime Coconut Cheesecake

<i>Coconut graham cracker crust topped with Key Lime Cheesecake filling and a swirl of whipped cream creates a simple and delicious dessert for every</i> …

40 Foods with Superpowers

<b>Alaskan King Crab</b><b><br>Bone Builder</b><br>High in protein and low in fat, the sweet flesh of the king crab is spiked with zinc—a whopping 7 milligrams per 3.5-ounce serving. "Zinc is an antioxidant, but more important, it helps support healthy bone mass and immune function," says Susan Bowerman, assistant …

How to Make a Cinnamon Roll Grilled Cheese With Hot Pepper Jelly

<i>By: Perry Santanachote</i><p>When the folks at Cinnabon decided to get into the pizza game last year, we initially winced. Not because the idea of a hybridized cinnamon roll/pizza monster wasn't appealing. But because we knew we could do better. Behold: <b>the cinnamon roll grilled cheese</b>, a savory take on …

Breakfast

8 Nonalcoholic Drinks That'll Satisfy When You're Craving a Cocktail

When I first got pregnant, everyone I told reacted with the same two questions. First: "How are you feeling?" And second: "Wait...don't you <i>drink</i> for a living?<p>For my first few years working for Serious Eats, I kinda did. I wrote about wine and beer and edited everything drinkable: posts about …

Spices

Sweet and Spicy Sausage Hash

Heat the vegetable oil in a skillet over medium heat until just smoking. Add the sweet potato and cook, 8 to 10 minutes, until starting to soften and …

Sweet Potato Pecan Pancakes

<i>Make your mornings a little sweeter with these fluffy Sweet Potato Pecan Pancakes. They’re healthy and gluten-free with the added bonus of sweet</i> …

Time Warner Cable's High-Speed Internet 97 Percent Profit Margin is a Big, Bright Red Flag; Critics Rebuked.

In the previous article, I laid out excerpts of Time Warner Cable's SEC-filed 2013 Annual Report which detailed TWC's profit margin (revenues minus expenses) for High-speed Internet.<p>And we wrote about it because it is a big, bright red flag, especially considering that Time Warner Cable and Comcast …

Net Neutrality

The Best Privacy and Security-Focused Web Browsers

Your web browser knows a lot about you, and tells the sites you visit a lot about you as well—if you let it. We've talked about which browsers are …

IT security

10 tips and tricks to get the most out of your new Chromecast

Advertisement<p>36 Comments<p>Credit: Robert Fruehauf/Shutterstock<p>Someone put a new Chromecast for you under the tree, or maybe you just bought one for …

The First 21 Apps To Download For Your New iPhone 6

Every iPhone 6 comes with Apple's new iOS 8 mobile operating system pre-installed, which is capable of some great features like app extensions, widgets, and better-than-ever graphics.<p>We've collected the best apps to get your iPhone 6 ready for action.

Apps

Ham and Cheese Soufflés

In a 2-qt. saucepan, melt 2 tbsp. of the butter over medium-high heat. Add the shallots; cook until soft, 1-2 minutes. Whisk in the flour to make a …

The New Po' Boy Roaring Out of New Orleans

A recipe without restraint.<p><i>Part of our comprehensive coverage of the American sandwich, available in full in our September issue</i><p><b>In the original, deep-fried oysters</b> are dressed with lettuce, tomato, mayo, and pickles and served on New Orleans–style French bread, which has a slightly crisp crust and …

New Orleans

The Food Lab: How to Make Grilled Stuffed Flank Steak Pinwheels

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>Flank steak is one of those cuts of meat that's custom-built for the grill. When cooked right, it has a mild, beefy flavor and lean texture, with just the right amount of chew when you slice it thinly …

Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken Wings

Photo by Michelle Lara<p>These Cilantro Lime Grilled Wings are the perfect combination of sweet and spicy. Make sure to make extra because everyone will …

Pulled Pork Smoked Atomic Buffalo Turd Jalapeno Poppers ABT

Leftover pulled pork – what a wonderful thing! Every year we have a big BBQ on Canada Day and I always make sure there is plenty of meat. This year I …

Curing and Smoking Bacon at Home

<i>Every week, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today, Karen Solomon shows us how to cure, smoke, and fry our way to perfect bacon at home. Karen is the author of Jam It, Pickle It, Cure It and Can It, Bottle It, Smoke It.</i> …