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2-Ingredient Never-Fail Cream Biscuits Recipe

These two-ingredient biscuits have one of the lowest effort-to-greatness ratios of any recipe I can think of. They take practically no effort or practice to pull off, yet produce some of the lightest, tenderest, tastiest biscuits around.<p>Why It Works<p>Self-rising flour is softer than standard wheat …

Breakfast

You can play nearly 2,400 classic MS-DOS games for free right now

From Wolfenstein 3D to Prince of Persia, all in your browser<p>The Internet Archive is turning into one hell of an arcade. After releasing emulators so that you could play hundreds of Atari and arcade games right in your browser, the site has made its gaming library even bigger: starting now you can …

Chocolate Cayenne Crinkles

It’s Christmas cookie time! Every year I make at least one type of Christmas cookie. It’s a fun tradition and they make an easy, super inexpensive …

Iro | Smart Sprinkler Controller

Rachio, a Denver-based startup, have presented Iro, a retro-fit sprinkler controller which connects to the internet via Wifi and is controlled …

Smart Homes

Sir Patrick Stewart breaks down the regional accents of cows

On a recent episode of <i>NPR</i>'s <i>How to Do Everything</i> podcast, Sir Patrick Stewart dropped in to give listeners a serious lesson on cow moos. A listener phoned in simply asking how a person might moo in a British accent. Here, Stewart complicates things a bit, playing the part of an expert in cow accents …

The Next Generation of DSL Can Pump 1Gbps Through Copper Phone Lines

The last mile issue has plagued ISPs since the advent of the Internet. While projects like Google Fiber can deliver massive bandwidth to your door, …

Telecoms

How to Build a Profitable Business Blog in 20 Minutes a Week | Inc.com

You hear it all the time. In order to stay relevant and grow your customer base, you need a truly awesome blog. Not only does it have to be interesting and original, you’ve got to post new material almost daily. "¨"¨The problem with this well-intentioned advice is that it usually doesn’t take into …

Profit

How to Build a Raspberry Pi Retro Game Console

Since its release, the $35 Raspberry Pi mini-computer has been hailed as the perfect all-in-one retro game console. Now, it’s easier to do than ever, …

Raspberry Pi

Urbee 2, the 3D-Printed Car That Will Drive Across the Country

It may look like a bean, but the hybrid car Urbee 2 can get hundreds of miles to the gallon—and it's made mostly via 3D printing. In two years, it could become the first such vehicle to drive across the United States.<p><b>In early 1903, physician and car enthusiast</b> Horatio Nelson Jackson accepted a $50 …

Framing

How to Inspire Greatness: Stop Leading | Inc.com

If you were playing charades at a party and picked 'leader' out of the hat to act out, you’d probably know just what to do. Straight back, proud bearing, lots of pointing and bold gesticulations. In short, you’d act a lot like a nuclear submarine commander from a cinema thriller.<p>But take it from an …

Cheap 1080p Roku 2, MartinLogan Surroud Speakers - GR Deals

Although the Roku 3’s the latest model Roku out, the Roku 2 XS still represents an excellent value for a streaming media box. Today you can grab it …

How to easily root an Android device

Rooting is the Android equivalent of jailbreaking, a means of unlocking the operating system so you can install unapproved apps, deleted unwanted bloatware, update the OS, replace the firmware, overclock (or underclock) the processor, customize anything and so on.<p>Of course, for the average user, …

Android News

Pizza, programming, and starting an industry: Bill Gates, the college years

Bill Gates' presence as a titan of the computing industry is now taken for granted, but before all that he was just a (rather extraordinary) college student. Biographer Walter Isaacson takes a look at the software mogul's earlier years at Harvard for the <i>Harvard Gazette</i>. It's a look back at a human …

How to Make a Peach Smoothie

When you have lots of peaches, turn them into a delicious smoothie. With only the addition of orange juice and yogurt, the peach flavor is allowed to …

Network Speech Server - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

If you have a project that needs to talk have a look at the Network Speech Server by Viktor Criterion from Super Fun Adventure Quest Time. This …

How to Set Up Your Own Private Cloud Storage Service in Five Minutes with OwnCloud

With so many services like iCloud and Dropbox getting hacked these days, it's no surprise that more people want to pull their data off the cloud. …