Brandon Serrao

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Ludicrous $1 million 'Saints Row IV' special edition includes Lamborghini, plastic surgery, and trip to space

Limited and "special" edition video games have long been a popular way to pump more money out of fans, but developer Deep Silver is now taking that concept to its ludicrous extreme. The company just announced a $1 million <i>Saints Row IV</i> "super dangerous wad wad edition," of which only one copy is …

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

Windows has more great programs than we can count, but some are essential to just about every PC setup. In this year’s annual Lifehacker Pack for …

Omnibox Timer Turns the Chrome Address Bar into a Timer

Chrome: Need a reminder to take a break after your 90-minute work session? Remember to call your mom back in half an hour? No need to open up a timer …

The VPR Home Screen

Android: Deviant art user Artrias put together this modern home screen design with matching top and bottom text-based launcher bars.<p>To put together …

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

With over two million apps in the Play Store, Android is home to one of the biggest app stores in the world. Soon they’ll even be on your favorite …

Use a Script to Clear Out Your Twitter Feed and Start From Scratch

Twitter is only as good as the people you follow. If your feed is cluttered and you want to start over, a simple bit of javascript can clear out your …

Build Your Own Arduino-Powered Phone

Cell phones are easy enough to come by these days, but if you've ever wanted to just build your own, Instructables user xiaobo__ shows how to do it …

Nimi Places Organizes Your Desktop, Changes Based on Place and Time

When it comes to organizing your desktop shortcuts, Fences has always been a Lifehacker favorite. However, Nimi Places could give it a run for its …

Dollarbird Turns Your Budget Into a Calendar for Easy Viewing

iOS: You won't find a shortage of excellent personal finance apps out there, but if you're looking for something a little different, Dollarbird is an …

Bypassing Paywalls, Speaker Buzz, and Printing Without Black Ink

Readers offer their best tips for getting around paywalls and other blocks, eliminating speaker buzz, and printing when you're out of black ink.<p>Every …

How To Use A Console Controller On Your PC

Though it's a platform that began with the joystick the dominant control method, over the past twenty years the keyboard and mouse overtook it to …

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 …

Narrato Is a Personal Journal That Makes It Easy to Log Your Life

iOS: Keeping a regular journal of your life has both personal and professional benefits, but it can be difficult to keep up with every day. Narrato …

AirCall Answers Phone Calls with a Simple Wave of Your Hand

Android: Users of the Galaxy S series of devices are familiar with answering phone calls by waving their hand over their phone or placing it to their …

DIY Your Own Home Audio and Lighting Automation with a Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is great for home automation projects, and DIYer Iaian Hamilton shows off how to use it to create a lighting and audio control that …

The Android Mavericks Desktop

If you like the look of Android but don't hate the feel of OS X, this desktop combines Android's icons with the wallpaper and fonts from the upcoming …

Shush! Mutes Your Phone For a Set Duration

Android: At some point or another, you'll have to mute your phone, but many of us forget to unmute it when we're done. Shush! solves that problem in …