Remains of the Day: Google Chrome for iOS is Now Open Source

Today Google announced that the code behind Chrome for iOS will now be accessible as part of the Chromium project. The desktop browser has long been based on open-source code but the complexity of the iOS version kept it separate, until now. That and more in today’s news.

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5 Calls Makes Calling Your Government Representatives as Simple as Possible

Making your voice heard by your government reps is now more important than ever. 5 Calls shows you who to call about which issues, and even gives you a script to follow.

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Adequate Man What Is The Worst Bodily Fluid To Clean Up?

Adequate Man What Is The Worst Bodily Fluid To Clean Up? | The Slot Did Paul Ryan Just Call This Press Conference a ‘Waste of My Fucking Time’? [Updated] | Gizmodo First Genetic Results From Scott Kelly’s Year In Space Reveal DNA Mysteries | The Root Why the Muslim Ban Matters to Black People |

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The Best Way to Season Chicken Breasts So Every Bite Is Flavorful

For well-seasoned chicken breasts, salting the top of the skin isn’t enough; you need to get some under the skin as well. Though wiggling your fingers in between the meat and the skin can get the job done, it can be a little awkward, and Cook’s Illustrated has devised an easier, neater approach.

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Help fight illegal fishing with Global Fishing Watch

By Adam Reyer, Project Director for Global Fishing Watch Hundreds of millions of people depend on the ocean for their livelihoods, and almost 3 billion rely on it as a protein source. But countless threats -- overfishing, destructive fishing practices, bycatch, dishonest catch reporting, habitat destruction -- threaten our oceans and the people who depend on them. It’s an economic problem, too:  illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing is a universal problem that accounts for 11-26 million

Four Ways to Deal With a Bossy Coworker

You’ve got a coworker who, to put it diplomatically, has a hard time keeping their leadership tendencies in check. In other words, he treats you like he’s the boss. He provides tons of constructive feedback (even when you didn’t ask for it), divides up roles on team projects (giving himself the best one), and quashes…

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Use a Soda Box for Easy Canned Food Storage

When you finish off a 12-pack of your favorite canned soda, don’t toss the box out just yet. You can use it to organize your pantry.

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Build Your Own Accent Light with Concrete and Some LEDs

Now that LED strips exist, it’s super easy to make your own lighting. Case in point, YouTuber Darbin Orvar shows off her light cube packed between a couple of slabs on concrete.

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The Hard Drives Most (and Least) Likely to Fail, According to Backblaze

Every year, backup service Backblaze takes a look at failure rates amongst the hard drives in its data centers. This year’s no different, and they’ve got all kinds of stats for all kinds of drive.

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How to Buy an HDTV, for The Super Bowl and Beyond

This week on The Upgrade we’re upgrading your HDTV, just in time for Super Bowl Sunday! It’s all about how to buy a great TV, for the big game, or anytime you’re in the market for one—plus a call out for your questions for the show!

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