Johan Botha

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Weekend special: Vegetable khichdi

If you are a vegetarian and diet-conscious too, it may be the best option for breakfast, lunch or dinner.<p>Vegetable porridge khichdi is a healthy …

Recipes

Kefir Yogurt (Sana) Recipe

"This recipe is my variation of one that came with my yogurt maker. It's easy to create Greek yogurt from this, too! Simply strain the yogurt in a …

Breakfast

Anki CEO: Consumer robots need personality to succeed

In case you missed it, the robots are here.<p>No, not the apocalyptic hordes of artificially intelligent machines that some believe are destined to …

Robotics

Recipes: Three ways to prepare all that surplus zucchini

Awash in squash? Fear not — we have three recipes to keep you ahead of the August onslaught.

Recipes

Thousands Of Stores Will Soon Use Facial Recognition, And They Won't Need Your Consent

Getty Images/Gece33<p>Retailers are turning to facial recognition software to identify potential thieves by comparing scanned images of shoppers’ faces …

Surveillance

Grilled Serrano Salsa Verde

Grilling the chiles tames their heat a bit and adds a nice smoky flavor to this green sauce. You can fine-tune the heat by using fewer or more …

Cooking

Product photography Tutorial - Perfect LIGHTING means no PHOTOSHOP

In this product photography tutorial Ed Gregory walks you through a 4 light setup thing you exactly what each studio light does.<p>The final edit has no …

Photography Tips

Adobe Spark Page makes web design easy — here’s how to use it

There are plenty of easy web design tools out there, but when Adobe decided to jump in the mix with Spark Page, it added artificial intelligence, a …

Tutorials

How to become the best version of yourself

A lot of personal development content focuses on things like productivity, health, wealth and happiness. Which is fine, except these goals can …

Nelson Mandela

BarkBox Is Thinking Outside the Box With a New Experimental Retail Concept

Bark, the company behind BarkBox, is thinking outside of its toy boxes delivered monthly to more than 600,000 subscribers each month with the debut …

Pets

Infographic: The best words to grab audience attention online

Content might be king, but a well-written headline can be the crown jewel of your online marketing.<p>Whether you are posting industry insights on your …

Marketing

7 Brilliant Mental Tips To Prevent You From Overreacting In Any Situation

When something happens that gets your blood boiling, it's hard not to give in to your first instinct and react emotionally — but nothing feels worse …

Self-help

10 excellent platforms for building mobile apps

If you've ever wanted to build an app after thinking up a brilliant idea, you're in the right place.<p>Sure, the fear of coding can push you to not act …

Apps

How to Output Your Mac's Audio to Two Pairs of Headphones at the Same Time

Next time you're on a flight with someone and you both want to watch a video on your Mac without disturbing other passengers, try this convenient solution for sharing your Mac's audio among two pairs of headphones.<p>The method described below should work regardless of whether you're using one wired …

Headphones

A Beginner’s Step-by-Step Guide to Shooting Long Exposure Photos

Here’s a concise beginner’s step-by-step guide on how to capture long exposure photographs.<p><b>1.</b> Frame the composition. Pay extra attention to the edges …

Landscape Photography

14 portrait photography tips you’ll never want to forget

Portrait photography tips can run the gamut from simple tweaks to your camera settings to the seemingly impossible task of getting children to stay …

Photography Tips

The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

1/<p>100. "Movement and Location" (2015)<p>Brooklyn Film<p><b>Critic score:</b> 74/100<p><b>User score:</b> 8.6/10<p><b>What critics said:</b> "Despite its sci-fi hook, 'Movement and …

20 Traditional Indian Food Recipes - Fun FOOD and Frolic

Indian Cuisine is one of the most versatile cuisines in the World. From curry to chai, naan to idli, you get it all here. But apart from the popular …

Food (India)

BEST EVER Mac and Cheese Recipe

"Creamy comfort food!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 (16 ounce) package elbow macaroni<p>1 (16 ounce) package cottage cheese<p>1 cup sour cream<p>1/2 cup butter<p>1 (8 ounce) …

Recipes

The Most Controversial Horror Movies Ever

The horror genre is one of the most controversial storytelling styles in the world. The whole genre is based on the most terrible things that people …

Horror

Rosemary-Brined Rotisserie Chicken

In a large pot combine the brine ingredients. Stir well to dissolve the sugar and salt.<p>Submerge the chicken in the brine, breast side down, and …

The Freshest Crayfish Tails in Lemon Butter

Life is a series of moments and as we find our way, we collect stories. I’m a big open hearted sharer. I love telling stories and when I learned how …

TED Talks

19 Homemade Pizza Recipes

Pizzetta 211 Margherita Pizza<p>This sweet little San Francisco pizzeria makes a Margherita that'll bring tears to your eyes. Now you can have it …

Italian Food

15 Pickling Recipes for Everything from Eggplant to Mango to Okra

Mason jars are for more than storing your weed.<p>What is a pickle? Does it have to be a cucumber? The state of Texas believes so. Should it be fermented, like kimchi or sauerkraut? Does it have to be infinitely shelf-stable? Pickle can be both a noun and a verb, and it doesn’t even have to be a verb …

Food Preservation

Forget Mykonos and Santorini. I found a little-known island in Greece that's twice as beautiful and half the price.

Most vacationers heading to the islands in Greece usually end up at one of two destinations: Mykonos or Santorini.<p>While both islands have their charms, they've undoubtedly become tourist traps, with overbooked hotels, overpriced restaurants, and beaches and sights packed with cruise-shippers and …

European Travel

The Easiest Way to Poach Eggs Is in the Microwave

When it comes to cooking eggs, most of us have mastered the basics: sunny-side-up, over-easy, scrambled. But when you’re craving a perfect poached …

Breakfast

Shell Ventures backs UK car repair marketplace WhoCanFixMyCar

WhoCanFixMyCar, the U.K. online car repair marketplace, has secured £4 million in new funding. Backing the startup is Shell Ventures — the corporate venture arm of Shell — in addition to chairman Sir Trevor Chinn (who previously chaired the boards ofAA, Kwik Fit and RAC), Active Partners, and …

Startups

Robotic exoskeletons help Ford employees build cars worldwide

Ford assembly line workers have a new exoskeleton vest that helps with lifting and holding car parts overhead. The EksoVest wearable reduces wear and …

Wearable Tech

San Francisco Sourdough Bread Recipe

"Use a good sourdough starter, one you have tended to, for best flavor."<p>Ingredients<p>4 3/4 cups bread flour<p>3 tablespoons white sugar<p>2 1/2 teaspoons salt<p>…

Baking

Ready for a re-do? 5 tips to reinvent your career at any stage of life

I recently made the choice to quit my corporate job. After putting up with the same negativity and toxic work environment for years, I decided it was …

Customer Service