Richard Zuluaga

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Six of the best barbecue side dishes

<b>Turkish-style slaw (pictured above)</b><p>Prep <b>20 min</b><br>Serves <b>4</b><p><b>Juice of 1-2 lemons</b><b><br>10 ripe cherry tomatoes</b>,deseeded and juice kept<b><br>1 garlic clove</b>,lightly crushed<b><br>½ small red onion or 1 shallot</b>,thinly sliced<b><br>2 spring onions</b><b><br>1 bunch radishes</b>,cut in to eighths<b><br>¼ small white cabbage</b>,finely shredded<b><br>⅛ red cabbage</b>,finely …

Side Dishes

Felicity Cloake’s barbecue masterclass: jerk chicken – recipe

Jerk chicken is one of my favourite things to barbecue. I’d even go as far as to say that, with a few honourable exceptions , it’s about the only chicken dish worth the grill space. You can also use this sweetly aromatic, unapologetically fiery Jamaican rub on goat, mutton or pork belly.<p>Serves …

BBQ

Here are the 5 books you need to read this summer, according to Bill Gates

With summer fast approaching, it's time to start compiling your vacation reading list. And fortunately, Bill Gates is here to help.<p>On Monday, the …

Books

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

How Baby Boomers Broke America

<b>ONE</b><p>Lately, most Americans, regardless of their political leanings, have been asking themselves some version of the same question: How did we get …

Income Inequality

Which iPad to Actually Buy (and the Ones to Avoid)

05.15.18<p>08:00 am<p>Buying an iPad is more complicated than it needs to be, but we're here to help.<p>Buying an iPad should be simple. You just buy …

IPad Pro

Artist Performs Stunning Underwater Choreography in the World’s Deepest Pool

Performed and directed by French deep-sea diver, dancer, and filmmaker Julie Gautier, <i>AMA</i> is a video performance project that follows the artist’s graceful underwater movements. Filmed in the <b>world’s deepest pool</b> in Venice, Italy, the captivating underwater dance is titled after the Japanese word for …

Swimming Pools

This Man Quit His Aeronautical Job To Travel The World And Here Is How His Notebooks Look Like

Even today, a lot of people carry around notebooks filled with daily reminders, significant dates, thoughts, and other important information. But …

Drawing

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

27 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Chrome Could Do

Give your internet experience a jolt of fresh energy with these easily overlooked features, options, and shortcuts for Google’s browser.<p>These days, a browser is more than just a basic navigator for the web. It’s effectively a second desktop—a gateway to countless apps, sites, and services. And …

Software

New to email coding? Here’s where to start.

One year ago I entered the wild world of email. I was confident in my HTML/CSS skills and ready to rock it.<p>But then… tables(!) and inline CSS(!!) and …

Web Development

Here are the 2018 Hugo Award nominees

The best science fiction and fantasy of 2017<p>The nominees for the 2018 Hugo Awards were announced today, representing the best science fiction and fantasy literature published in 2017.<p>The Hugo Awards are one of speculative fiction’s most prestigious prizes. Named for <i>Amazing Stories</i> editor Hugo …

With 5 Quick Clicks You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

Tips From The Book Every Programmer Should Read

To be a programmer isn't just about to write code, but to write good and maintainable code. There is a must-read book that companies are paying their …

Bill Gates Wants Everyone to Read This Book and Here's Why

Enlightenment Now is a scientific manifesto of the Gates's most dearly-held beliefs.<p>Other top columnists on this site have already brought your attention to Stephen Pinker's recently published <i>Enlightenment Now</i>, which Bill Gates calls his "favorite book of all time." I read it last week (while on …

LSD Brings Your Brain to the Edge of Chaos

This new LSD study is like an acid trip all on its own.<p>One Saturday in 1964, neurologist Oliver Sacks took a bit of amphetamines, LSD, a “touch” of cannabis, faced a white wall in his home, and said “I want to see indigo now—now!”<p>“And then,” he wrote in the New Yorker in 2012, “as if thrown by a …

Where to Eat in New Orleans

Katrina once decimated the Crescent City‘s culinary scene. But now it has more restaurants than before the storm. Here are five to try on your next …

New Orleans

7 Books with Unusual and Unconventional Formats

When you crack open a book, you generally know what you’re getting yourself into, format wise. A story divided into chapters made of indented …

Books

SpaceX animation shows what Elon Musk’s Roadster will look like on its way toward Mars

Let the countdown to tomorrow’s launch begin<p>Roughly 24 hours before SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy is supposed to blast off for the first time ever, CEO Elon Musk just shared an animated video of what it will look like when the new giant rocket releases a Tesla Roadster into space.<p>The animation is a sort of …

How I Read One Book a Day

Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope.” —Kofi AnnanWill Smith has a famous speech where he said that the two keys to life are; running, because it …

Writing

The 2017 Locus List: a must-read list of the best science fiction and fantasy of the past year

Every year, Locus Magazine's panel of editors reviews the entire field of science fiction and fantasy and produces its Recommended Reading List; the …

Science Fiction

SpaceX Gears Up to Finally, Actually Launch the Falcon Heavy

<i>Update: At 3:45 PM Eastern on Tuesday, February 6, SpaceX successfully launched the Falcon Heavy rocket from Kennedy Space Center.</i><p>After nearly seven …

18 new science fiction and fantasy books to read this February

Visit distant planets, conspiracies, and galactic conflicts<p>I’m not really one for New Years resolutions, but according to my Goodreads challenge, I only read 50 books last year — three short of my intended goal. I’ve been working to balance work, life, and reading time over the last couple of …

Someone just created a site to make browsing Netflix easier

Here's some great news just in time for the weekend: someone's created a site that makes browsing through Netflix so much easier.<p>Reddit user …

Streaming

Artist Creates Visual Diary with Daily Miniature Paintings on Used Tea Bags

At the beginning of 2015, New York-based artist Ruby Silvious embarked on a new project called <i>363 Days of Tea</i>, a visual diary of miniature paintings and collages on used, emptied-out tea bags. While many discard their used tea bags, Silvious celebrates the popular, daily tea-drinking ritual by …

Bowie! Degas! Danh Vo! 36 Electrifying Museum Shows to See Across the United States in (Early) 2018

Exhibitions<p>The first three months bring the US debut of "Soul of a Nation," "Art in the Age of the Internet," and a sequel to "Womenhouse."<p>,<p><i>Here are</i> …

How to Create a Danish-Cord Seating Surface

You've got to see it to beweave it<p>A bench is a great entry-level piece of furniture to build. It's useful and not as difficult to make as a chair. …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces …