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28 Insanely Easy Christmas Decorations To Make In A Pinch

For the festive procrastinator, add holiday cheer with very little effort.

18 Things Everyone Should Start Making Time For Again

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1fwN1N3<p>1. Writing things by hand. Letters to friends, lists for the store, goals for the week, …

JBL Pulse portable Bluetooth speaker review: The mobile speaker with a built-in light show - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The <b>JBL Pulse</b> is a compact wireless Bluetooth speaker that delivers good sound for its size and distinguishes itself with an integrated light show with preprogrammed and customizable themes. The built-in rechargeable battery offers 10 hours of battery for sound only and 5 hours with the …

Breaking Bad: America Has Used Walter White Logic Since 9/11

The earliest moral compromises made to fight terrorism spiraled out of control, doing grave harm at home and abroad.<p>In <i>Breaking Bad</i>, Walter White starts off as the most sympathetic of all possible meth cooks. A brilliant chemist, he is stuck teaching bored students at an Albuquerque high school. He …

So much for my Yelp revenge

<b>(Kritchanut via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>When I posted a negative review, the shop owner threatened to smear me — but that was only the beginning<p>D. Foy<p>October 27, 2013 11:00pm (UTC)<p>I was getting married in a few months and wanted a handmade suit from the online men’s shop I’d been ogling for a year. It …

5 video games for people who don’t play video games

<b>Botanicula (Amanita Design)</b><p>If you’re curious about gaming but not sure where to start, check out these beautiful, nontraditional games<p>Luke Winkie<p>October 26, 2013 3:00pm (UTC)<p>Video games have always had their own language. They follow certain implied rules and structures that can make deciphering …

How to Eat—and Eat Well—After the Zombie Apocalypse

The End of Days doesn't have to mean the End of Dining. Survival expert Shane Hobel shows how to keep your post-apocalyptic cooking standards high<p>There's two things in this world that we can be sure of: We'll always want to eat well, and the Zombie Apocalypse is definitely going to happen. …

Themer offers a radical new look for your Android phone

Some folks really like to take advantage of Android's customizability, as evidenced by the 48,763 (and counting) different home screens that people have uploaded to the MyColorscreen site. Now the company has begun trying to make an app business out of the idea.<p>On Thursday, it launched Themer, an …

Organize Your Garage with This Six-Zone System

The garage is one of those areas that can easily become a cluttered, disorganized mess. To make your garage more usable and maximize storage space, …

Take the Test: How Well Do You See Color?

It is generally believed that around 1 out of 255 women and 1 out of 12 men may have some degree of color blindness. When you consider the importance …

Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Fall Semester 2013

Your education doesn't have to stop once you leave school—freedom from the classroom just means you have more control over what you learn and when …

A Gaming Ultrabook Grudge Match -- Razer Blade Pro Versus MSI GS70 STEALTH

The next-gen marriage of Intel‘s Haswell CPUs and NVIDIA’s GTX 765M mobile graphics card in tandem with some genius design chops has created an entirely new class of product: the gaming ultrabook. In the 17″ class, Razer’s Blade Pro signaled a bold shift away from bulky 2-inch tall monsters, …

Erase Yourself From the Internet With JustDelete.me

Deleting yourself from the Internet is hard work. First, you have to decide where exactly you want to disappear — from social media sites to retailer …

Disable Ads on YouTube With This Simple Command

There are a lot of ways to block ads, but with a simple command in the developer console, you can disable all ads on YouTube via an experiment.<p>Google …

Watch ‘Breaking Bad’s’ Vince Gilligan And Aaron Paul Blow Stuff Up With The ‘MythBusters’ Crew

Walter and Skyler White are sitting on millions of dollars, more money than could spend in ten lifetimes. The question is: what should they do with it? Give it to charity? (Too many questions.) Buy multiple jet packs and mansions made out of gold? (Ditto.) Buy a rocket ship ticket to Mars, where …

Why I Ditched Photo Management Apps and Use Dropbox Instead

I’ve cycled through tons of photo apps and found little more than bloated software with excessive features I didn’t need. They filled up my hard …

Lightscaping at home with Philips' Hue LightStrips and Bloom (hands-on video)

Earlier today, Philips announced two new add-ons for its app-controlled Hue system: LivingColors Bloom, a standalone portable fixture, and LightStrips, a 6.6-foot LED tape that you can affix to any surface using the included adhesive back. Both products are fully compatible with the existing Hue …

New MetroTab Adds Live Tiles to Chrome's New Tab Page

Chrome: If you like the look of Windows 8's Start Screen but you're not keen on using it in Windows, New MetroTab for Chrome lets you use it for your …

29 Signs You Work For A Corporation

Boiling the ocean is easy when you leverage subject matter experts. But only if they have enough bandwidth.

Articles about modern design japan 5 intuitive interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

The kitchen has evolved significantly over the years, and new advancements in technology and materials continue to push the space...<p>It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Commune has good ideas. Opening Ceremony’s shop in Los …

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Birth Control FAQ

Consider all your contraception questions officially answered! Our medical experts weigh in on your urgent, awkward, and even embarrassing birth control dilemmas.<p><b>Birth control slip-ups, effectiveness, and troubleshooting</b>• If I'm on the ring or the patch and forget to replace it on the right day, do …

17 Quotes That Will Help You Discover Your Life's Purpose

Detach Your Feelings From Reality for Better Decision Making

You might think that a bad mood is tied to an event that impacted you negatively, but that's not necessarily the case. Understanding that your mood …

Airlines Aren't Afraid to Use Your Fear of a Bad Seat Against You

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>People know that when an airline tells you that you have a ticket but no seat assignment, you're …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

21 Easter eggs = 21 websites you can play with like toys

21 Easter eggs = 21 websites you can play with like toys.

Top 10 Time Savers for the Stuff You're Too Busy to Do

We've all had days where we feel a little rushed and can't be bothered with things like breakfast, a workout, or that grocery shopping you've been …