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Use Lego Bricks to Ration Your Time and Stay Productive

Scheduling your to-dos is boring. Playing with Lego is fun. Combine the two, though, and you get a fun and easy way to keep track of how much time …

Keep Stuffed Animals Clean and Smelling Good with Baking Soda

Your kids' stuffed animals get dragged through all manner of lovely adventures, some a little dirtier and smellier than others. You can machine wash …

Vacuums

The Misty Desktop

Clark's desktop isn't terribly colorful, but it's definitely beautiful. A sky-high view of a mist-covered landscape is complemented by a few widgets …

Software

20 Fantastic Dollhouses Designed by Famous Architects | WIRED

Zaha Hadid's <i>This Must Be the Place</i> dollhouse is a puzzle structure made of wood and resin pieces. <i>Image: Thomas Butler</i><p>Its current bid is £10,500.</i> …

Earth’s Giant Ear Marks 50 Years of Listening for Signals From the Cosmos

• Author: Nadia Drake. Nadia Drake Science<br>• Date of Publication: 11.01.13. 11.01.13<br>• Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p><i>The Arecibo Observatory's radio</i> …

Primer's Fit Guides Help You Pick More Flattering, Manly Clothes

Getting properly fitting clothes can be the difference between looking sloppy and looking sharp. Primer spells out the principles of a good fit for …

Clothing

The Always Up-to-Date Guide to Building a Hackintosh (macOS Sierra)

Building a hackintosh—that is, installing macOS on non-Apple hardware—used to require extremely restricted hardware choices and quite a bit of …

Operating Systems

How to Install OS X 10.8.5 on Your Hackintosh

Building a hackintosh—that is, installing Mac OS X on non-Apple hardware—used to require extremely restricted hardware choices and quite a bit of …

Operating Systems

How to Use the Secrets of Master Influencers to Get What You Want

Babies and psychopaths have one thing in common: They're excellent at getting what they want. Many of us could learn a thing or two from these …

Five Excellent, Customizable Start Pages to Replace iGoogle

Google is shutting down the super-customizable iGoogle start page on November 1st—this Friday—but that doesn't mean you're stuck without your daily …

Widgets

How to Crack a Wi-Fi Password

Cracking Wi-Fi passwords isn't a trivial process, but it doesn't take too long to learn—whether you're talking simple WEP passwords or the more …

Wi-Fi

Make Glow in the Dark Drinks and Jello with Tonic Water

Did you know tonic water can make things glow in the dark?<p>This magic ingredient can make impressive glowing drinks, ice cubes, gelatin, and even …

Halloween

Make Your Own Vanilla Extract for Less Money (and Bigger Flavor)

Some things aren't really worth the time and energy to make at home when you can just buy them, but vanilla extract isn't one of them. Making it is …

vanilla extract

The Brushed Rainbow Desktop

Rodrigo's desktop is pretty simple—date and time in the center and a good-looking wallpaper to greet him, a good-looking dock on the left side of the …

Widgets

Why You Should Think Less Like a Superhero and More Like a Villain

There are a number of virtues we consider the hallmarks of “the hero:” honesty, justice, bravery, and so forth. We instill these values in younger …

Barack Obama

How to Break Into a Windows PC

How to Break Into a Mac

How to Plant Ideas in Someone's Mind

If you've ever been convinced by a salesperson that you truly wanted a product, done something too instinctively, or made choices that seemed …

Bird Flu

Don't Be Silly. Lock Down and Encrypt Your Smartphone

Your smartphone is your most portable computer. It's also a treasure trove of personal information. You wouldn't leave your laptop unlocked in …

How to Choose the Perfect Pair of Headphones

Whether you're at home or on the go, many of us spend a lot of time listening to music on our headphones. If you're looking to get beyond the iPod …

The Best Budget-Tracking App for iPhone

There are many great budget-tracking apps for the iPhone, offering plenty of variety. While the best choice for you will depend on your personal …

Apps

Bento Showcases the Best Resources for Learning to Code

Want to learn web development and programming? Bento will start you off on the right foot by showing which courses or tutorials to take and then the …

Ranch Salad With Buffalo Tempeh | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Tear the tempeh into bite-sized pieces and place in a large stainless steel pan. Cover with water (see note above), cover and bring to a boil. Let …

Fruity Peanut Butter Wrap

These sandwich cookies are held together by a rich (and ridiculously easy) chocolate filling. <i>...read more</i><p>Let the high-protein version sit for a bit, …

Risotto Patty

Zucchini Noodles With Peanut Sauce | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

<b>Make the dressing:</b><br>Place all ingredients in a small blender and blend until smooth. That’s it! Keep sealed and refrigerated until ready to use.<p><b>Make</b> …

Everyday Pad Thai | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Serves 4 <br>Total time: 30 minutes || Active time: 30 minutes<p><i>Photo by Vanessa Rees</i><p>Here it is: the quintessential sweet and sour Thai noodle. Also, the …