Ash Cook

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Make Your Own Flexible Carbon Fiber Electric Blanket

Electric heating blankets aren't hard to find, but the heating element often makes them not very flexible and too small to really get comfortable in. …

Where Can I Buy Better Coffee Beans?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I'm ready to take the plunge into making better coffee, and I've got all my gear picked out—but where can I actually buy the beans? …

Make an Intercom from Two Corded Phones

Most of us probably have an old set of corded phones sitting in a box on a shelf somewhere. Even if you don't, you can find them super cheap. This …

I'm Charles Duhigg, and This Is How I Work

You might say Charles Duhigg is a man of habit, and he'd probably say that we <i>all</i> are. His book, <i>The Power of Habit</i>, examines why we're prone to …

Productivity

Build Your Own Arduino-Powered Car Tracking System

Cars get stolen all the time, but if you want to track yours and make sure you can always find it, Instructables user Jayvis Vineet Gonsalves shows …

Arduino

How to Optimize Photos for Search Engines

Optimize photos for search engines and take a vital step toward directing traffic to your blog or website

Warranty Tracker Ensures You Never Miss a Repair or Rebate Deadline

Android: In a given year, you could probably amass a dozen or so warranties on various devices that you need to keep track of but probably won't. …

The Best Informative, Brain-Boosting Podcasts Worth Subscribing To

If you're exercising, commuting, or just killing a little time, a good podcast can be a great companion. The best ones are informative, entertaining, …

Boost Your Social IQ This Weekend

Whether introverted or extroverted, we could all stand to handle at least a few social situations better. We might fail to make decent smalltalk, …

Self-help