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7 Personal Finance Books You Need to Read This Summer

It’s summertime, and that means relaxing by the pool or on the beach. But before you pick up the latest paperback thriller to read by the water, consider giving your brain a little bit more of a workout. These 7 personal finance and self-improvement titles are not only entertaining and informative, …

Personal Finance

If You're Sick of Your Own Procrastinating BS, You Need to Read This

Is procrastination the name of your game? I feel you. I'm not sure what it about us humans, but when there's an unpleasant or tedious task at hand, I …

Procrastination

How to Earn Passive Income: 15 Ways to Consider

It's hard to beat passive income. Instead of toiling for it, you can sit back and let the money flow in. Here are 15 examples of how you might …

450 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start in December

Six years ago, universities like MIT and Stanford first opened up free online courses to the public. Today, more than 700 schools around the world …

Why you want a macOS home server, and how to get one going

Sure, you can get a network attached storage device, or rely on somebody's cloud -- but, I've run a Mac-based home server for a very long time. Why …

20 Underground Free Project Management Tools

<i>Update 9/25/2017: This piece has been updated to include 20 project management tools, and now includes screenshots of each tool.</i>I live in Washington, …

These apps let you earn extra cash for doing almost nothing

You don’t need skills to get paid.<p>That’s what Singapore-based startup iQueue is banking on after launching a company that pays employees to wait in …

Apps

How to Download Facebook Videos to Your iPhone's Camera Roll

If you’re a frequent user of Facebook, then at some point you must have come across a video that you wanted to save to your iPhone or share with your …

Manage And Unsubscribe From All Your Online Accounts With This App

Signing up for an online account is something we do so often that we lose track of all the websites we’re subscribed to. You’ll only remember when …

Apps

Dark Web 101: Your guide to the badlands of the internet

Hacked login details. Cybersecurity exploits for hire. Drugs, guns and ammo. If there's something shady going on online, chances are it's happening on the dark web.<p>When Target was hacked in 2013, customer card details turned up on dark web marketplaces. Hackers have tried to do the same with Yahoo …

Privacy

Want to ditch your commute? Finding a work-from-home job is easier than ever.

Ryan Heenan of Orange County, Calif., used to make $30,000 a year as a preschool music teacher. Now he makes $30,000 a month producing jingles and videos through a website called Fiverr — and he does so from the comfort of his home.<p>Heenan is part of an explosion in home-based work opportunities …

Most Popular How-To Guides of 2016

Step-by-step guides are our bread and butter here at Lifehacker, and you seem to enjoy reading them as much as we enjoy writing them. From start to …

Over 240 Free Technical E-Books Are Offered By Microsoft

Microsoft are once again offering a range of free technical e-books for users. With more than 240 options, there's something for all PC users. Check …

The ins and outs of planning and building your own home NAS

Come in knowing what you need and want, and you'll have lots of flexibility.<p>Recently I began outgrowing my home file server. It's an older Mac Mini …

100 Free Useful Mac Applications (Part I)

If you’ve just got yourself a new Mac and totally clueless what to install, this article is for you. If you are looking for alternatives for some …

Software

The Always Up-to-Date Guide to Building a Hackintosh (macOS Sierra)

Building a hackintosh—that is, installing macOS on non-Apple hardware—used to require extremely restricted hardware choices and quite a bit of …