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5 Ways You Can Hack Technology for Social Change

Hey, I've gotten lots of emails lately from folks who want to get more involved in tech. I figure the best way to advise 'em is to make connections between people doing good work. It seems counter-intuitive to double efforts, and the impact's greater when there's collaboration.<p>Orgs that really have …

5 Credit Card Hacks That Can Save You Money

Learn how to bump up your sign up bonus.<p>Hacking has never been in the news more than it has recently as businesses, governments and militaries have …

Personal Finance

11 simple tech travel hacks that will save you time and money on your next trip

Planning for a trip can be a stressful experience.<p>It can get even worse if you're going overseas or to a place you've never been to.<p>But you can save a lot of time and money by taking advantage of these websites and apps.<p>Check out 11 tech travel hacks that will make your next trip so much better.

5 Amazon Shopping Hacks You Never Knew About

How to get more for your money from the leading online retailer.<p>Most of us already know you can score great deals shopping on Amazon — but there are …

eCommerce

16 Hacks To Make Fast Food Way Better

It's easy to upgrade your fast food experience, and some chain restaurant enthusiasts recently shared their hacks for getting better service.<p>All of these hacks are simple and inexpensive. Sometimes, they're even free.<p>Try any of these hacks next time you're checking out a chain restaurant.<p><b>1.</b> …

A ‘Food Hack’ Gone Wrong Nearly Burned This Woman’s House Down

After seeing a social media post advocating a less work-intensive grilled cheese method, a Manchester woman tried it herself and it almost burned her house down.<p><i>This article was originally published on MUNCHIES.</i><p>We live in a time where squishing tater tots into a waffle press is considered …

7 Genius Food Hacks To Cook Your Favorite Fast Food At Home

There are few things in this world as satisfying as a Big Mac. Maybe a Chipotle burrito. Or crispy fried chicken from KFC. Or Pinkberry. Okay — …

Hacking

How to Peel a Head of Garlic in 10 Seconds with Two Bowls

Peeling garlic is kind of a messy endeavor, and it can take a few minutes to peel all that skin off. There’s a much easier way: you can actually peel …

Mosquitoes

Why Eating Seasonally and Locally Is Better for You (and Your Wallet)

Health experts and chefs both often say you should eat "seasonally," or include foods in your diet that are grown at the same time of the year you …

Cleveland Clinic

These 7 Beauty Hacks Will Give You Glowing Skin in 60 Seconds Flat

When you're happy, your skin glows like it's lit from within. We found seven simple hacks that make your skin radiant—like you just won the lottery while sitting on a beach with your brand-new puppy next to your new BFF, Gigi.<p><b>Give yourself a quick facial.</b> Beauty vlogger Tanya Burr picked up this …

Makeup

I Tried Spray-on Nail Polish, and the Results Were Crazy

Nails Inc. practically broke the Internet (at least, the beauty-centric parts of the Internet) last week when it announced a new product: <b>Nails Inc. Paint Can nail polish</b>, a nail polish that you spray onto your fingers, like spray paint. It was released last week in the U.K. and has since sold out, …

Coats

14 Lipstick Tricks For People Who Can't Make Sense Of Makeup

Mother pucker.

8 Essential Beauty Products to Use When You’re Sick

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Skin Care

The ultimate dad's guide to clever work-life balance hacks

Those words have the potential to elicit all sorts of reactions in working parents — not least of which is skepticism about how such balance is even possible in this day and age.<p>And if you think the struggle to maintain work-life balance only affects women, just take a look at a recent headline …

Using Post-It Notes to Clean Your Keyboard and 20 More Useful Life Hacks

Let's face it, there are always better ways to do things. For example, cleaning a computer keyboard can be quite a headache to say the least, from …

7 Simple Life Hacks That Will Transform Your Skin

Most of us know the standard skincare commandments: Don’t sleep with your makeup on, wear SPF every day, don’t pop a pimple—the basics. But did you …

12 Simple Life Hacks for Organizing Your Home

Professional organizer Jamie Novak shares tried-and-true tricks for keeping your home in order. Learn what to keep, what to toss and how to organize …

Lifehacks

The Most Comprehensive Work Management Software

How is Scoro different from anything you've tried before?<p>It’s not yet another simple tool that only scratches the surface of your problems. Scoro is …

Quick And Easy Home Hacks Every Renter Should Do

<i>By: Alex Robinson</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Renting a new home or apartment can be an invigorating opportunity to start anew -- but moving all your crap out of boxes and into piles on the floor is only the first step (fortunately, we've got you covered with a bunch of apps that can help you with the …

10 Incredible Food Life Hacks you need to know (video)

Eating the same thing over and over again can become dull and boring. You need to improve the way you handle food and there’s no other simple way to …

Deodorant Life Hacks

Deodorant plays the most important role in a man’s grooming regiment. Applying some in the morning rejuvenates us before walking out the door to work. It freshens our bodies after crushing the gym. Most importantly, a good deodorant protects us from the bacterial breakdown that develops from …

Cleaning

11 Easy Tricks to Rescue Your Monthly Budget

Blow your budget this month? Don’t stress out. Here are a few simple tricks to curb wasteful spending habits and grow your bank account.<p>1. BROWN-BAG …

Personal Finance

The Food Lab: Foolproof Onion Rings

Here's another exclusive excerpt from my book, The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science. I hope you enjoy it.<p>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<p>$33.89from Amazon<p>At their physical core, onion rings couldn't be more different from fried fish. But at their philosophical core, …

Onions

Video: Simple Lifehacks on How to Get Rid of Your Bad Breath

Struggling with bad breath and looking at ways of fixing it? You’ve come to the right place, as the following video will explain everything you need …

Lifehack: How to Make Sure You Never Lose Money in a Vending Machine Again

I’ve lost change to vending machines that refused to deliver the goods countless times, and I’ve never been able to do anything about it. In most …

Lifehack: A Simple Way to See If Your Eggs Have Gone Bad

So, you’re not sure whether the eggs you have in the fridge, which may or may not have passed their expiration date, are still OK to eat. What do you …

Watch This: 6 Simple Sugar Lifehacks That Go Beyond Sweetening

Sugar has gotten a bad rap recently, but apparently the granulated sweetener can do more than just fuel America’s obesity epidemic.<p>The people over at …