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Five Excellent, Customizable Start Pages to Replace iGoogle

Google is shutting down the super-customizable iGoogle start page on November 1st—this Friday—but that doesn't mean you're stuck without your daily …

Get 1GB of Free Dropbox Space with Mailbox for iOS

Mailbox users can now get a free gigabyte of Dropbox space just for connecting your Dropbox account to the app.<p>In Mailbox on iOS, just go to Settings …

Six Silly But Clever Uses for Pool Noodles

Pool noodles are one of the weirdest pool toys. They float, and that's about the only reason they're good for water games. Do yourself a favor and …

How to Turn an Android Phone Into a Chromecast for Free with CheapCast

When we looked at the Chromecast, we determined it was worth the $35. However, if you have an Android phone or tablet, you can turn it into a …

Four Creative Uses for Your Old SD Cards

If you've been through a couple of smartphones by now, or have owned more than one digital camera in your lifetime, you probably have a few SD cards …

Cocoon Slim Backpack

When you have no choice but to travel with a bunch of gadgets, your biggest concern is getting them to your destination in one piece. The Cocoon Slim …

Top 10 Reasons to Root Your Android Phone

Android is one of the most open, versatile, and customizable mobile operating systems out there. You may think you don't need to root your phone, but …

The Floating Desk Workspace

Who says your desk needs legs? Mike Baisey's $125 DIY desk is suspended from the ceiling with plumbing pipe in a stripped-down, creative …

Scan Items to Make Wall Mounting Them a Cinch

If you're mounting a power strip, router, or other small items to the wall, a quick scan and printout of the drill holes might save your sanity.<p>As …

SanDisk Wireless Flash Drive

The Wireless Flash Drive lets you transfer files and stream media to multiple mobile devices or computers without the need for an Internet …

Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Pack

Survivalist icons like Bear Grylls make due in the wilderness thanks to their experience, their wits, and plenty of equipment. You might not have …

Top 10 DIY Miracles You Can Accomplish with Sugru

Some materials were just made for DIY miracles. Binder clips are one example. Another is Sugru, the moldable silicone that can fix or improve just …

How to create near-infinite clones of your favorite tomato (or any) plant

Let science get your kids—or even just you—into gardening.<p>Occasionally, we here at Ars like to nerd out about things that aren't smartphones, …