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Make a Tabletop Concrete Fire Pit for Longer-Lasting Flames

This modern tabletop fire pit adds a chic touch to any outdoor space. Unlike outdoor candles, this fire won't go out so easily, so you can keep the …

What's the One Obscure App You Can't Live Without?

We all know and love services like Dropbox, Evernote, and Gmail. But if there's one thing we love here at Lifehacker, it's those small, lesser-known …

Apps

A Guide to the Good Life: The Best Life Hacks from the Ancient Stoics

The term "life hack" has only existed for a couple years, but there are plenty of things we can learn from the world's oldest philosophers. William …

Create Watch Folders to Easily Store Files In Your Evernote Account

Windows: Being effective with Evernote is important. The Watch Folder feature allows you to set up a folder on your hard drive that automatically …

I Want to Write iOS Apps. Where Do I Start?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I have a little background in coding, but I'd like to make an iOS app. I'm just not sure where to get started or what tools I need. …

Learn Proper Global Dining Etiquette With This Chart

Whether you're abroad, or going out to a foreign restaurant locally, you need to be sensitive to the dining etiquette of the culture. This chart …

Food & Dining

How to Build a Personal Career Plan and Get Out of Your Dead End Job

We've all heard it before: "You're lucky to have <i>any</i> job." But just because you have one doesn't mean you have to just slog through a crappy one, or …

Top 10 Supposedly "Bad" Personality Traits That Can Actually Be Good

We tend to think of personality traits as "good" and "bad". Being kind and humble is good, for example, but being lazy and pessimistic are "bad". …

Top 10

Use Sealed Wood or Metal Bookshelves to Protect Your Book Collection

For those of us who still own dead tree books, storing them properly is more challenging than it sounds. Sure, you could buy cheap bookshelves, but …

Books

The Truths Behind Eight Common "Old Wives' Tales"

Whether you heard them from friends or family, you've probably heard things that sound either too good to be true, or like complete bull crap. Here …

How to Reduce the Odds of Being Ticketed During a Traffic Stop

You're being pulled over by a police officer. Do you know the steps you can take to minimize the odds of getting a ticket?<p>Ever since I was in high …

License Plates

Learn to Properly Split Wood with This Instructional Video

If you have a fireplace or a wood-burning stove, splitting your own firewood is a great skill to learn. This video demonstrates tips and tricks for …

Woodworking

Make a Perfect Cup of Coffee with These Brewing Ratio Charts

The ratio of coffee to water is key to making a great cup of joe. The Black Bear Micro Roastery has made a chart for easy reference, showing you the …