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Six More Sauces Everyone Should Learn How to Make

A good sauce can take a dish from bland to spectacular, and with just a few tweaks you can create an endless variety of dishes. Here are some more …

Barbecue Sauce

New Firewater S-Off Tool Will Unlock Any HTC Device In Moments

Like most OEMs, HTC likes to lock down the devices it sells to the general public, but maybe you like a little more freedom. That means an exploit is …

Streamus Turns Chrome Into a YouTube Powered Music Player

Chrome: Using YouTube for music is great because it's free, has pretty much every song out there, and it works everywhere. The problem is that it's …

Music Industry

Bird steals camera, films gorgeous aerial footage of penguin colony

A falcon-like bird was unwittingly turned into a documentary filmmaker during its trip for lunch. At a rockhopper penguin colony, a striated caracara thought it had caught a break when it located the one remaining egg that hadn't been hatched — but it turns out, the egg hadn't hatched for good …

This Infographic Shows You What Documents to Shred, Scan, or Store

It's tempting to just save all your documents, or at least scan them before you get rid of them. Unfortunately, the choice isn't quite that easy. …

Identity Theft

Why You Should Learn to Run a Server Before You Learn to Code

To the disappointment of everyone who wants to learn to code so they can get rich or powerful, developer Dave Winer tells us that's probably not …

Why We Need To Sleep In Total Darkness

The Rising Light Desktop

Our old friend Dobbie03 knows how to make a beautiful, minimal, and functional Linux desktop, and this one is no exception. He's been working with …

Linux

iFixit teardown praises new Mac Pro for repairability, upgradability

Following a quick look from Other World Computing last week, iFixit has published its teardown of the new Mac Pro.<p>Unlike any other Apple product iFixit has reviewed this year, the firm gives high praise to the repairability of the Mac Pro. The system uses no proprietary screws and RAM is accessible …

Get Rid of All Your Unwanted Gifts This Weekend

By the time Christmas passes, regardless if you celebrate it or not, you probably wound up with a bunch of gifts for some holiday. Unfortunately, not …

Top 10 Inspirational Quotes Worthy of Your Refrigerator

Sometimes, all you need is the right inspirational quote to give you a little pick-me-up when you're feeling down. Here are a few of our favorites …

Nexus 5 International Giveaway

Welcome to the Sunday Giveaway! This week we are excited to announce that we are giving away a Nexus 5 (16GB) White or black, your choice. This week’s giveaway is sponsored by the good folks at BitDefender, check out our latest review of Clueful Privacy Advisor.<p>The winner of last week’s Nexus 5 …

Mobile Technology

Nexus 5 review

In this review of the Nexus 5, I will attempt to answer one simple question: is Google capable of making a flagship, best-in-class smartphone it can sell for $349 off-contract? And I don't just mean a nice, okay, swell, good, decent, better-than-the-last-one phone. I mean a phone that stacks up …

iPhone 5S internals exposed in iFixit's latest teardown

Apple’s next generation of iPhones are upon us and iFixit has wasted no time tearing apart the new gold 5S. Cosmetically, there might not be a whole lot to separate the new device from last year’s model, but Apple’s packing a whole host of changes under the hood, from the new A7 system on a chip to …

The Last USB Sync Cable You May Ever Need

With connections for microUSB, Apple's old Dock Connector, and its new Lightning option, the CrossLink cable by Id America can sync or charge pretty …

56 Steve Ballmer Photoshops in Honor of His Retirement

Microsoft announced today that Steve Ballmer would be retiring within the next 12 months, after decades of service to the company—including the last …

The Quiet Sea Desktop

Flipland's desktop is simple—a calming wallpaper, a desk-style calendar, some weather widgets on the side, and an inspirational quote in the center. …

Weather

Where Should I Buy Parts When I Build a PC?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I built a new computer recently and it was a nightmare. It took months of going back and forth with Newegg to get parts that worked, …

eCommerce

Eat This Much Automatically Builds Meal Plans and Menus for Any Diet

One of the hardest things about deciding to watch what you eat is figuring out what to make and when to make it. It can be difficult, but if you're …

Diets

SmartBreak Tells You When to Take a Break Based on How You Use Your PC

Windows: Most programs that encourage you to take healthy breaks do so at timed intervals (e.g., every 20 minutes). SmartBreak is a more intelligent …

Software

Examine.com Is an FAQ for All Things Health and Nutrition

You'll find just about every answer on the internet, whether right or wrong. Sometimes bad information won't hurt you much, but when it comes to your …

Nutrition

Why are you so afraid of MSG?

How did monosodium glutamate get such a bad rap? After a consumer crusade in the '60s, the compound has become synonymous with bad Chinese food, Doritos and processed cheese powder — but a new long-form piece from <i>BuzzFeed</i> suggests we might have MSG all wrong. Fifty years later, most of the original …

Xbox One games will not be region locked

Games launched on the new Xbox One system will not be restricted through region locking, Microsoft told Eurogamer following the recent announcement that the console's release is delayed in eight countries across Europe.<p>This provides a workaround for those in countries where the console is …

How to Sit Correctly with Good Posture So You Don't Kill Yourself

Are standing desks last year's advice? Whatever. Unless you're lucky enough to be on your feet all day for work, you probably sit too much. We all …

Chains.cc Gorgeously Helps You Master Seinfeld's Productivity Secret

Web/iOS: Jerry Seinfeld's productivity secret, a.k.a. "don't break the chain," is a powerful method for developing (or breaking) habits. And …

Jerry Seinfeld

Give Most Fruits the Sniff Test to See If They're Ripe or Not

When in doubt, use your nose. That's how you'll know pineapples, peaches, and other fruits are ripe.<p>Secret Tips from the Yumiverse illustrated a …

New 'Grand Theft Auto V' trailer shows off multiplayer

As information about <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> comes out<i>,</i> Rockstar has so far alternated glimpses of the fiction and footage of the actual game we'll be playing. Earlier this week, we got a clever satirical tourist site for Los Santos, and today, we're seeing some of Grand Theft Auto Online, the …

Buying a laptop: everything you need to know

We’re not living in the “post-PC” era. Not by a long shot. As more of us work from home, or the plane, or the coffee shop, laptops might be more important than they’ve ever been. They’ve also become harder and harder to buy, as hardware specs have hit stratospheric heights while simultaneously …

I Never Want to Stop Watching This Incredible Vine Compilation Video

Some blessed, benevolent soul who we only know as YouTube user Eric S has gone and created what will undoubtedly be the best 11 minutes and 38 …

Learn Photoshop and Illustrator Shortcuts with These Cheat Sheets

Keyboard shortcuts are among the best productivity hacks, and Adobe's design programs offer plenty of them. Whether you're just starting to use Adobe …