Patrick Ross Barrett

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In Depth: 10 battery-boosting tips for the GALAXY S4 | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

In addition to the Samsung GALAXY S4'S handy Power saving mode, available in the notification bar to help you save power and extend battery life, …

[New Game] Layton Brothers Mystery Room Brings Whodunnit Investigations To The Google Play Store

The Professor Layton series has been lighting up the sales charts on the Nintendo DS and 3DS for six years, and now the spin-off of the addictive …

Everything You Need to Know About Rooting Your Android Phone | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

We love Android, but rooting your phone can give you the opportunity to do so much more than your phone can do out of the box—whether its wireless …

How to Be a Highly Productive Night Owl

Being an early riser has its benefits, but it isn’t for everyone. Some of humanity’s greatest minds (Voltaire for example) were renowned for sleeping …

The Difference Between Antivirus and Anti-Malware (and Which to Use)

Antivirus is a confusing matter: it's called anti<i>virus</i>, but there are tons of other types of malware out there. So...do those programs also scan for …

Just A Cat, Dressed As A Shark, Riding A Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

You'll be glad you watched this.<p>Delightful. Watch the clip in full.

Domestic Technology

Cambridge Parkour POV - James Kingston

Opera browser goes Chromium for its newest version

With browsers, we have both the most important and subjective decision of our digital life. An increasing dependence on web-based software makes the browser crucial, and the myriad of choices leaves us wanting for very little. Usually coming down to IE or Chrome, since Safari is happy to stick with …

Google

Ludum Dare 26 | Ludum Dare

<b>April 26th-29th 2013 :: Theme: Minimalism</b><p><b>Ludum Dare 26</b> — April 26-29th, 2013<br>[ Results: <b>Top 100 Compo, Jam</b> | <b>Top 25 Categories</b> | View My Entry ]<br>[ View …

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When Gadgets Should Be Repaired, Not Replaced

When I was 14, my stereo broke. Opening it up, I found a small piece of metal had been disconnected from the circuit board at the base. I grabbed a …

How I Earn My Living Buying and Selling Appliances on Craigslist

I’ve always been an entrepreneurial sprinkler, chasing business ideas in every direction. This drive was finally channeled three years ago. Some …

How to Create the Ultimate Tech-Infused Retro Arcade Coffee Table

Sometimes coffee tables hold coffee, but most of the time they just sit there and look like a required piece of furniture in a room. Instead of …

Why Exercise Helps You Think Straight

After a bout of exercise, it's common for people to report that they seem to think a bit more clearly, and even be more creative. Scientific American …

Dark Side of the Prism: Get Alerted Whenever You Visit a Website Owned by a PRISM-Targeted Company

Since <i>The Guardian</i> published leaked documents exposing the depth of the NSA's spying powers, many people who've never put much effort into protecting …

Surveillance

How to Save Money When You Build Your Own PC

Computers are expensive, and every dollar counts if you're building one on a budget. If you pick the right parts, shop at the right stores, and use a …

This Interval Training Infographic Helps You Pick the Right Workout

Interval training, we've noted quite a few times, is a great way to get fit in a short amount of time. <i>High-intensity</i> interval training (HIIT), as the …

How Can I Ease the Transition When My Significant Other Moves In?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>My boyfriend is going to be moving in to my apartment soon. I've been living the single life for many years and I don't have much …

How to Learn All About a New City Without Leaving Your House

If you're thinking about picking up and moving to a new city, you have a lot of research to do before you even begin looking for jobs there. The …

How I Taught Myself to Code in Eight Weeks

To a lot of non-developers, learning to code seems like an impossibly daunting task. However, thanks to a number of great resources that have …

How to Merge Multiple Music Services Into a Mega-Library with Tomahawk

As more music services appear on the scene, it's become more and more difficult to keep your library from becoming a disjointed, cluttered mess split …

How to Augment Your Computer with an iPad

You can do a ton of great things with just an iPad, but some of the best uses are using it as an external controller for your computer. From using …