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5 things to know about Luke Bryan, the 2017 Super Bowl national anthem singer

Lady Gaga is a hard act to follow, but country star Luke Bryan is taking on the challenge. This year, he will be singing the national anthem at the …

The Coolest Features of Android Nougat You Might Have Missed

Yesterday, Google released Android Nougat for Nexus owners. It comes with some sweet new headlining features like multi-window support and bundled …

This Old iMac: Speed Up Your Mac By Installing OS X On An External SSD

It’s been quiet on the This Old iMac front lately, because I don’t have much more I can do with the tools at my disposal. I’ve sped up Photos and gotten rid of a lot of the dead weight that was weighing down my hard drive. And my 2011 iMac is better! But it’s still not performing like a 2015 iMac.<p>I …

Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more<p>There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do …

Apps

I made 2 tweaks to my sister's 2009 iMac and now it runs like a brand new machine

I replaced the old hard drive that came with the computer with a snazzy new SSD, or solid state drive. Solid state drives are much faster — and that tweak alone will completely change your computing experience.<p>Right after I went through that process, my sister reached out to me with an obvious …

Travel adapter puts unique twist on universal charging

There's nothing sexy about travel adapters, which let you recharge your gadgets while visiting countries with weird-looking outlets (I'm looking at you, Macedonia). It's rare to find one with more than a single USB port, a problem for anyone packing more than one mobile device, and does any hotel …

Gear & Gadgets

How to prepare your iPad for sale or trade in

So, you decided you’re going to get a new iPad. Maybe you need to sell your current iPad so that you can don’t have to come up with as much money out of your pocket, or maybe you plan on handing it down to your nephew or niece because it’s an older version that won’t bring much trade-in value. Now …

Make Any Headphones Wireless with This Rechargeable DIY BluetoothBox

Instead of buying expensive Bluetooth headphones, you can turn any old set into wireless cans. Instructables user FuneLab shows you how, with his DIY …

7 Productivity Boosting Keyboard Shortcuts Every Mac User Should Know

We love our keyboard shortcuts, as they help us get around our computers much faster every day. Here are seven you may not know about on the Mac that …

Should I Use Springpad or Evernote?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I'm looking for an app to help me get organized, and a lot of my friends use Evernote for just about everything. They say it helps …