MatInside

218 Flips | 26 Magazines | 7 Likes | 56 Following | 5 Followers | @MatInside | Keep up with MatInside on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “MatInside”

The 20 JRPGs You Must Play

There comes a time when every person must sit back, think about their life’s accomplishments, and wonder, “What JRPGs should I play?”<p>Worry not. I’m …

Final Fantasy

How to Build a Raspberry Pi-Powered Retro Video Game Console

You can build a classic game system for less than $100, and it's easier than you might think. Here's how to use an inexpensive Raspberry Pi board to …

Raspberry Pi

17 Science Fiction Books That Forever Changed The Genre

Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction …

Every Star Wars film – ranked!

14. Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999)<p>What a disaster. Never was so much anticipation and excitement loaded into a single movie, which shortly after its release in 1999 became known as A New Crushing of Hope. This monumentally obtuse and dull prequel episode utterly failed to answer …

Star Wars

1967 Shelby Mustang GT350

This 1967 Shelby Mustang GT350 fastback was completed on March 22, 1967, and sold new at Joe Madden Ford in Downer’s Grove, Illinois. Three long-term …

The 50 Most Iconic Movie Posters Of The 1980s

The last great decade for movie art<p>Movie posters are hardly special these days, especially since you're more likely to get a glimpse at a movie from Twitter than you are from seeing a big poster in a cinema lobby. But before Photoshop, movie posters were an art form, and the '80s were the last …

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Tangerines, of the Latin name Citrus reticulate, are also known as Mandarin oranges. Clementines are the seedless variety of these irresistible …

25 Unbelievable Things Found On Earth We Can’t Explain

In the modern age, we’d love to believe we have everything figured out. With science increasing our knowledge every day, it’s an easy thing to buy …

Mini ponds for compact gardens

Bring a small plot to life with a water feature – however tiny<p>Of all the ingredients that make up a garden – trees, boundaries, seating areas, planted beds, lawns – in my experience there is nothing that captures the interest of the visitor time and time again quite like a water feature. Place one …

Gardening

After Lost in Space, Here Are 5 More Vintage Scifi Shows Worth Revisiting

Netflix’s reimagining of <i>Lost in Space</i> debuted last week, the latest in a very long line of classic scifi TV shows that have either been rebooted …

How to protect your Facebook privacy – or delete yourself completely

If the revelations that Cambridge Analytica acquired the records of 50 million Facebook users has you wondering how to protect your own personal information, you may already have discovered the maze of privacy settings the social networking site offers.<p>First, the good news: the feature that allowed …

Privacy

16 Clever Things To Do With All Those Empty Jars You've Been Hanging Onto

Re-grow vegetables, make the perfect gift for a sick friend, or seriously upgrade your morning breakfast routine.

10 Actually Cool Uses For A USB Drive

The humble USB drive - supplanted by the download and the cloud sync, but still useful in all kinds of ways. If you've got an old drive lying around, …

Raspberry Pi

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

White Settlers Buried the Truth About the Midwest’s Mysterious Mound Cities

Around 1100 or 1200 A.D., the largest city north of Mexico was Cahokia, sitting in what is now southern Illinois, across the Mississippi River from …

Roblox 101: How To Make Your First Game

We’ve spent the last few weeks going over some of the best games that Roblox has to offer that were all made by users and players just like you or …

15 Astonishing Discoveries That History Can’t Explain

There are many who believe that modern civilization is suffering a human race-wide case of amnesia. We’ve come to accept certain facts about our past …

Build a portable computer on a USB stick

It's a PC that you can carry anywhere.<p>Linux, the free and open-source operating system, has fewer desktop users than Windows and macOS. But it's also far more flexible. In fact, you can install many of its versions (Linux comes in several different flavors, called distributions or distros) on a USB …

Windows 10 free upgrade is still available through this handy loophole | Trusted Reviews

<b>Microsoft is still offering Windows 10 upgrades for free, providing you’re in need of assistive technologies (or not).</b><p>The company had previously …

Windows 10

Build a Retro Arcade Game from a Raspberry Pi and an Ikea Table

On Raspberry Pi Spy, Matt shows you how he turned an Ikea “Gulliver” table, a Dell 17″ flat screen, a Raspberry Pi 3, the RetroPie software, and some arcade controllers and buttons, into a home retro arcade table.<p>In IKEA Arcade Table Based On a Raspberry Pi Running RetroPie, Matt introduces his …

Raspberry Pi

10 great Nintendo Switch games under $20

The Nintendo Switch has plenty of amazing AAA games you can pick up in stores at full price, but if you’re looking to save a little cash, the console …

10 Surprising Things You Can Do With Your Nintendo Switch

Hey, congrats on getting a Nintendo Switch! It’s fun to see Nintendo back on its game. Hopefully, you’re already playing <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath</i> …

Columnar Fruit Trees: Create Your Own City Orchard with These Amazing Dwarf Fruit Trees

You have always wanted to have your own fruit orchard and pick crisp organic produce from the trees you have planted, but your wish seem unattainable …

20 Best Fruits, Veggies & Herbs To Grow In Containers For An Endless Supply Of Free Food

If you love fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs but don’t want to always drive to the grocery store to get them, consider container gardening. It is a …

10 Secrets to Successful Houseplants from the Experts

Are you tired of hearing the same old obvious tips about how to take care of houseplants? We certainly are. These days the Internet seems to …

How to build an indoor succulent garden

A tray garden is a DIY solution to bringing these beauties inside.<p>Believe it or not, there's an almost indestructible type of plant that virtually …

Gardening

How to treat your terrarium | James Wong

Forget the hipster bottle gardens of Instagram; follow the Victorians’ advice and your terrarium will thrive<p>You know things are bad when you recognise the trends all the cool kids are doing from the last time round. Back in the 1980s I pored over Dr DG Hessayon’s <i>The House Plant Expert</i>. It was my …

Plants

How to Grow Pineapples in Pots

Step A:<p>Cut off the crown, leaving several inches of fruit<p>Step B:<p>Leave several inches of fruit.<p>Step C:<p>Soak the crown in water for a day or two to …

Gardening