Craig

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How to Calibrate Your HDTV for Better Video Quality in 30 Minutes

Most HDTVs ship with default settings that are meant to look good in store showrooms, but they're not ideal in your home. Thankfully, with the right …

How to Handle a Windfall

When my father died in 1995, he left behind a small life insurance policy that awarded each family member $5,000. It wasn’t much, but it was the best …

Before & After: Kim's Bright and White Kitchen Update

Kim, a lifestyle blogger who loves spending time in her kitchen trying out recipes with her two young daughters, always wanted to redo this space to …

Most Popular Hive Fives of 2013

2013 was a great year for our Hive Five feature, where we ask you for the best tools in a category, highlight the top five, and then challenge you to …

Streaming Media

Most Popular DIY Projects of 2013

We cover a ton of DIY projects here on Lifehacker and they're easy to miss or forget about unless you're working on a project right then and there. …

Most Popular Photography Tips, Tricks, and Hacks of 2013

This was a great year for all things photography, with posts to help you behind the camera, in front of it, when you're shooting, and when you're …

Most Popular Top 10s of 2013

We share an awful lot of tips every day at Lifehacker, so it's easy to miss a few. Luckily, we regularly round up our favorite tips in every category …

DIY Desk-Embedded USB Hub Puts USB Ports at Your Fingertips

If you want an uncluttered desktop—but at-hand USB ports—embed a USB port right into your desk for at-your-fingertips access without the clutter of …

How to Completely Anonymize Your BitTorrent Traffic with a Proxy

BitTorrent isn’t the quiet haven it once was. These days, everyone’s looking to throttle your connection, spy on what you’re downloading, or even …

Information Systems

The Best Headphones You Can Buy Under $20

You don’t have to spend a lot of money to get great sound. High end, pricey headphones definitely have their place, but if you know what to look for …

How to Change Your Email Address without Screwing Everything Up

When you move in the real world, you usually head over to the post office and fill out a change of address form and they do everything for you. But …

Apps

Hour of Code: Apps for Building Programming Skills

In honor of Computer Science Education Week (December 9-15) the tablet apps featured this week will help you, or the aspiring developer in your life, …

Sports Photography: 11 Tips for a Sideline Parent

The sports season is so much more than the game itself, it’s full of life lessons, friendships, and wonderful memories. Sports photography isn’t just …

Perfect Every Time Cut-Out Cookies

If you're looking for a cut-out sugar cookie recipe for your holiday baking, birthday parties, baby showers, wedding favors, you name it...you've …

linzer torte

I think if you were to rank foods in order of how intimidating they are to cook, at the bottom of the list would be stuff you throw together any …

easiest silhouette pictures ever

About 10 years ago, we went to Disneyland with our 2 girls. (I was pregnant with #3) We had the girls’ silhouettes drawn on Main Street and they were …

Teach Your Kid How to Tie Shoelaces with a Jump Rope

Tying shoelaces is a tricky skill for little kids with little fingers to learn, but it's an essential milestone too. A great trick for teaching a …

Kids