Crystal Jenkin

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SafeMonk Encrypts Your Files Before Sending them to Dropbox

Windows/Mac/iOS/Android: If you're worried about security in your Dropbox account, but don't want to go through the extra effort of encrypting …

Shush! Mutes Your Phone For a Set Duration

Android: At some point or another, you'll have to mute your phone, but many of us forget to unmute it when we're done. Shush! solves that problem in …

How to Tell If You're In a Dead End Job (and What You Can Do About It)

Picture yourself in five years. Are you sitting at the same desk, working for the same manager, doing the same work, and earning the same salary as …

Walk Up! Makes Annoying Sounds Until You Walk Around in the Morning

iOS: Waking up in the morning is difficult. Waking up when a man is yelling at you until you walk around is easy, or at least effective. Walk Up! is …

How to Manage Negativity and Use It to Your Advantage

We live in a world of ups and downs, but handling the positive aspects tends to come a bit easier than the negative. With the right skill set, …

Top 10 Office Decluttering Tricks

Clutter can really influence the way you work. If you're too disorganized, everything competes for your attention and makes it hard to work, not to …

This Week's Top Downloads

Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from this week.<p>Android: If you …

Six Unconventional, Scientific Ways to Be Happier

Happiness. There isn't a single human being who doesn't want it, and for many, it is the primary pursuit in life. Conventional wisdom tells us that …

How to Trick Your Brain Into Banishing Bad Money Habits

If you’ve been making excuses for your lack of financial resolve, science may have your back: Believe it or not, researchers have identified a gene …

Personal Finance

David Allen Explains Why Priority Is Essential to Your To-Do List

If you've ever found yourself with a few precious free moments, wondering "okay, what can I do in this time," only to spend it trying to figure out …

Time Management

When Should You Lie on Your Resume?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>Everyone I've ever met told me I shouldn't lie on my resume, but I can't seem to get a job with the skills I have. I want to be …

How Can I Find a Work-From-Home Job?

Working from home can mean being able to spend more time with your kids or care for an aging relative. Many have had luck bringing their current job …

Transit Public Transportation App Arrives on Android

Android: Google Maps and the like have public transportation functions. If you're looking for a dedicated app, previously iOS-only Transit is now …

Transportation

Alan Turing's Best Productivity Tricks

Alan Turing is one of history's first computer scientists. Not only was he a mathematician, logician, and cryptanalyst, he was also one of the most …

Alan Turing

Ten Awesome Secret Car Hacks

Standard car equipment keeps getting better, but there is always space for improvement. Here are ten brilliant car hacks you've probably never heard …

How Personal Rituals Can Improve Your Health (and How to Build Them)

We all have tiny rituals in our lives that help us get through the day and stay sane. Whether we make time to exercise or enjoy a private moment with …

Self-help

Use the Ring Theory to Know How to Comfort Someone

When there's a critical sickness or death in your social circle, emotions necessarily run high. Using the Ring Theory can help determine who to …

What Men Want (and How to Give it to Them)

Want to know what your man is thinking as you crawl into bed? The male brain's needs, fears, and secret desires will surprise you<p>iStockphoto.com/Thinkstock<p>Talk More Like a Man<p>We don't mean to clear your throat, speak in deeper tones, and scratch your privates between declaratives. Just get to the …

Toast: The Most Underrated Breakfast

It's quick, nutritious, and soft, but still kind of crunchy. And toasted bread makes the perfect simple backdrop for all sorts of tasty spreads and toppings.<p>Here are some delicious combos to try on top of your toast. Besides--who can resist an opportunity to get a little toasted before work?<p>1. …

Boyfriend Blazer: How to Shop HIS Closet

<b>1. Men’s crewneck T</b> <i>Gap Essential Crewneck T, $16.95, gap.com</i> Men’s T-shirts are a great closet staple for women. Play with proportions by paring them with a mini skirt—like a black faux-leather mini and oxfords. If you’re not a fan of men’s style footwear, wear a pump instead.<p><i>Photo: Courtesy of</b> …

6 Dating Rules to Break

<b>Break It:</b> Text within 24 hours.<p>The beauty of a speedy text: It's efficient for making plans to see him again and a key to flirting for shy girls. Here, a few guidelines on the other forms of reaching out:<p><b>Call:</b> After three or four dates.<p><b>E-mail:</b> Skip it if you're sending a "Hey, what's up?" type of …

Gym Pet Peeves

The 15 Most Annoying Gym Habits<p>We asked <i>Women's Health</i> Twitter followers to share their biggest gym pet peeves, and boy did they deliver! Check out all the irritating, weird, and downright disgusting things that go down at the gym<p>Shutterstock<p>Talking on the phone<p>Multitask in a way less annoying …

50 Cooking Tips That Will Change Your Life!

50 Food Tips That Will Change Your Life!<p>The web's most resourceful food bloggers share tips for how to make every meal taste utterly mouth-watering<p>Dan Forbes<p>Along with salt and pepper, the most important kitchen staple to have on hand these days is a Wi-Fi connection. Smartphones and social …

The Surprising Health Benefits of Nature

Teresa had always been active; she'd even taken up rock-climbing—though always indoors. But after the camping trip, she began climbing outside, dragging friends along and overcoming a fear of heights in the process. "Being in nature reset my confidence and peace of mind," she says.<p>Intuitively, her …

6 Surprising Stress Symptoms

"Emotional stress alerts the body to produce stress chemicals such as cortisol, which—if produced on an ongoing basis—begin to break down the immune, gastrointestinal, neurological, and musculoskeletal systems," says Molitor.<p>What's worse, those physical symptoms you end up with (um, bald patches) …

Women's Health

Essential Makeup and Beauty Products

8 Beauty Products Every Woman Should Own<p>To put your best face forward, all you really need are these essential items—plus a few genius tips courtesy of Women's Health beauty editor Jill Percia<p>Shutterstock.com<p>Bold Lip Color<p>A vibrant pout provides a pop of color—no matter what makeup products you …

Sex Bucket List

Your Ultimate Sex To-Do List<p>Here's a to-do list you won’t mind checking off: Use this list of new, pleasure-filled ideas to spice up your sex life<p>Shutterstock.com<p>The <i>To Do List</i>, a new movie starring Aubrey Plaza from <i>Parks and Recreation</i>, just hit theaters. In the flick, Plaza’s character is an …

How To Do a Lunge,

Back in the day, my thighs used to endure mini earthquakes during deep, long lunges, so I get it. Don't worry about getting your thigh completely parallel to the floor; instead, lower to your "healthy edge," where you feel challenged but not in pain, and try to hold it there. Focus on each breath …

Yoga

Ciate: Nail Art Designs

The Most Fun You'll Have Painting Your Nails<p>Innovative nail polish brand Ciaté turns your fingertips into mini chalkboards<p>Innovative nail polish brand Ciaté has already introduced us to the ridiculously glamorous caviar, velvet, and sequined manicures, which involve sprinkling pearlescent beads, …