Aaron Eckert

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No, you probably don’t need to take it to a repair shop

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How To Build A Flashlight That Runs On Dead Batteries

The dead shall shine again<p>Don’t throw out that seemingly lifeless battery—it’s not dead yet. A brand-new alkaline battery cell has an electric potential of about 1.5 volts, which drops as the juice runs out. The voltage eventually becomes too low to power most devices, but there’s still energy …

How To Make A DIY Solar Panel

Economic vitality is essential both for the individuals and the earth. As a family unit, having the capacity to spare cash for electric bills is an …

How to Make a 3D Layered Photograph with Epoxy

I to show you how to make this 3D layered photograph of my dog. It involves taking 1 image, cutting out the background and making a print from that …

Build your own arcade machine this weekend! We’ll show you how

Despite the gaming consoles scattered about the Digital Trends office, a few of us felt like it would be a great idea to introduce our coworkers to …

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Inside Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh's radical management experiment that prompted 14% of employees to quit

On March 24, Zappos' 1,500 or so employees got a memo from CEO Tony Hsieh.<p>"This is a long email," it began. "Please take 30 minutes to read through the email in its entirety."<p>It concerned the retailer's transition to "Holacracy," a manager-free operating structure that is composed, in theory, of …

Tony Robbins: How to invest wisely, even if you're wrong 80% of the time

What are the qualities of an ideal portfolio? Is there a way to guarantee success?<p>Here’s the truth. There’s never going to be a time where you can …

Top 31 Amazing DIY Paintings For Your Blank Walls

Our walls are like blank canvas waiting to be filled with wonderful paintings and works of art. But bought paintings are a little bit impersonal and …

Make Your Own "audiophile" Quality Speaker Cables!

Introduction: Make Your Own "audiophile" Quality Speaker Cables!<p>About: I'm a university student from the good ol' USA! I'm studying Electrical …

Top 10 RPGs Of The Generation

We spent our time celebrating the best PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii games of the generation. Now we're diving into the best of various …

Princess Ruto looks like one of the coolest characters in Hyrule Warriors

We've seen nearly every other character in action so far in <i>Hyrule Warriors</i> except for the newly announced Sheik, Darunia, and Ruto, and now it's the …

'The Wolf Among Us' season one review: a terrifying fairy tale

<i>The Walking Dead</i> video game was a remarkable series, one that turned a zombie apocalypse into a never-ending stream of gut-punching moral dilemmas. It was also proof that developer Telltale games hadn't been wasting its time. The studio spent nearly a decade perfecting a formula that turned video …

Lords of the Fallen Day One Edition Revealed

Pre-order to get it for free, while stocks last.<p>Lords of the Fallen's Day One Edition has been revealed, and is set to include bonus story DLC, …

Meet the Women Behind the Supreme Court’s Controversial Affirmative Action Decision

Behind the scenes of every controversial Supreme Court decision are real people: Homer Plessy, of <i>Plessy v. Ferguson</i>. Oliver Brown, of <i>Brown v. Board</i> …

5 Brain Disorders That Started as Evolutionary Advantages

You know how you can look back at people living 150 years ago and chuckle at how they thought leeches could cure colds and drills could fix …

7 Deadly Things You Won't Believe Most People Survive

We have previously pointed out that fewer people die in shark attacks than are killed by cows. But sharks are hardly the only danger the world loves …

4 Cringeworthy Justifications People Used for Being Assholes

When describing our everyday problems using similes and metaphors, most people have the decency to avoid comparing the inconvenience presented by, …

The 27 Most Practical Superpowers We Actually Want

Super strength is great and all, but it'd be a lot cooler if we had the power to always be at work right on time. Well, maybe not cooler, but a hell …

4 People Who Really Are Making the World a Better Place

Before we get too deep into this, I want you to know I don't believe in magic. I don't think any of these people have ever fought a Balrog outside of</i> …