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Know the "Sister Bra Sizes" to Quickly Find a Bra That Fits

Ladies, can we talk about how frustrating it is to shop for a bra? Between the insane lack of standard bra sizing and our breasts naturally changing …

Calibre 2.0 Adds an Editor, Book Comparison, and More

Windows/Mac/Linux: Calibre, one of the best free ebook managers out there (and a great tool for removing DRM), released a big update this week. …

Android Phones

Add "GIF" to the Start of YouTube Links to Convert Videos to GIF

Web: GIF YouTube is a simple web app with a single purpose. It wants to convert YouTube videos into short GIFs, and make it easy for you to remember …

Albums Makes It Easy to Find and Play Full Albums on Your iPhone

iPhone: The iPhone's default music player does its job just fine, but if you're the type to prefer listening to full albums instead of singles, it's …

DIY Wooden Couch Sleeves Make the Perfect Spot for Your Drink

Any project that brings a nice, cold beverage closer to your hand is a good thing, right? Here are three different ways to DIY a couch sleeve that …

Woodworking

Lifehacker Pack for Chrome: Our List of the Essential Extensions

Google’s Chrome browser is packed full of an incredible amount of extensions that add all sorts of functionality. It’s tough to sift through the …

Hemingway, the Webapp that Helps You Proofread, Is Now on Desktop

Windows/Mac: We're fans of Hemingway because the syntax highlighting makes it easy to glance at a block of text and edit for specific parts of …

​Chameleon Changes Window Colors Based on Battery Level, Time of Day

Windows: Chameleon is a free Windows utility that changes window colors based on the weather, the time of day, or battery level. When you're working …

Lifehacker Pack for iPhone: Our List of the Essential iPhone Apps

The iPhone has the largest selection of apps on the mobile side, but that means it’s also the most frustrating to find what’s worthwhile. So we’re …

Apps

This List Details All the Windows Features You Can Safely Disable

Windows is a big operating system that caters to a billion and a half people. As such, there are a lot of components built in that you might not …

Kindle Unlimited is a Subscription Service for Books and Audiobooks

Amazon's Kindle service is easily the leader in digital book sales, and today Amazon's taking it to the next level. The company has announced Kindle …

​This Language Learning Method Ensures You Never Forget What You Learn

We all like the idea of learning a new language, but the time and effort involved can be off-putting. Gabriel Wyner, who wrote our previous post on …

The Hidden Keyboard Shortcut for Images in Your Browser: S+Right-Click

Take a second to hold down the "S" key and right-click on any image on the web. Whoa, right?<p>The results vary by browser:<p><b>Chrome:</b> This immediately …

Google

Thoroughly Clean a Hair Brush with a Toothbrush

The many bristles of a hair brush might be great for detangling hair, but they can also trap all sorts of filth. The tool to clean a hairbrush? A …

Hair

Five Best Desktop Antivirus Applications

Good browsing hygiene and "common sense" only get you so far on the internet. A good antivirus utility is worth keeping in your pocket in case either …

Lifehacker Pack for iPad: Our List of the Essential iPad Apps

It took a little while for the apps to come into their own, but we’re at a place now where the iPad has nearly as good of a selection of apps as the …

Apps

Peggo Converts YouTube Videos to Audio for Offline Listening

Web: Peggo is a simple web service that takes your favorite YouTube videos, whether they're music, podcasts, or other programming, and saves them as …

The Best Apps for Any Kind of Writing

Writing is a very personal practice, and as a result you have a million writing-focused apps to choose from. From distraction-free apps that take up …

Apps

How Scrivener Helped Me Organize All My Writing

Scrivener is a name that gets tossed around a lot in writing circles, but it's not immediately clear how it's useful. Subsequently, I've avoided it …

Writing

The Entire History Of Westeros Told Through More Than A Dozen Maps

From the arrival of the First Men from Essos to Aegon Targaryen's conquest, this series of fan-altered maps outlines the changing face of Westeros …

Instant Music Plays Popular Songs from Chrome's Toolbar

Chrome: If you're looking for some new music to play, but don't feel like thinking too much about it, Instant Music is an extension that sits in your …

Turn an Old Credit Card into a DIY Wallet Key Holder

Want to keep a spare set of keys in your wallet without them bulking it up? Grab an old credit card and a cutter, and you'll soon have a DIY key …

Make Almost Any Recipe Work in a Slow Cooker with This Chart

Even though there are lots of recipes available for slow cookers (aka crock pots), there are approximately a gazillion more traditional recipes …

WeSpeke Lets You Practice Languages By Speaking with Another Partner

When it comes to learning another language, the best way to drill it into your brain is immersion and practice. WeSpeke gives you plenty of both by …

Language Learning