Michael Richardson

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GeoThings: Built-in GPS and mobile,solar, Arduino compatible

<b>WHAT IS IT GEOTHINGS?</b><p>GeoThings is a powerful platform for creating outdoor internet-connected sensors and hardware. It comes with a GPS, …

Pocket Adds Google Account Support, Offline Evernote Sharing, and More

Android/iOS: The bookmarking app Pocket was updated with a couple cool new features today, including support for Google account logins and offline …

Make a Portable Raspberry Pi Power Supply from an Old Drill Battery

The best thing about the Raspberry Pi is the fact that it's small and doesn't consume a lot of power, but it's still missing a great solution to make …

Reuseable Java File Queue

I thought I'd share a neat Java FileQueue class I wrote that enables you to queue jobs in a file. Its similar to a mail server queue, but can be used …

CloudConvert Converts Almost Any File Type Between Formats

Converting files between formats is never a fun thing to do. When you're working on different systems, it's a pain to do, and you often need a ton of …

Enblink turns Google TV into a home automation hub

Talk about teaching an old dog new tricks: Dutch hardware startup Enblink has built a simple dongle that turns any regular Google TV unit into a home …

Peel the Shells Off a Bunch of Hard Boiled Eggs in Under 10 Seconds

Want to shell a bunch of boiled eggs <i>fast</i>? As this Japanese variety show demonstrates, all you need is a Tupperware container and a quick shake to …

Feedly Unveils Feedly Pro, Offers Improved Search, Security, and More

Feedly announced it will offer "Pro" accounts for $5/mo (or $45/yr) that include additional features like in-feed article search, Evernote …

The Ten Best Driving Apps

While factory car software is getting better and better, there are still some clever apps that can enhance the driving experience.<p>Be it navigation or …

Transform a Multi-Light Lamp into a Speaker Tower

When you need a compact, unique, and pretty weird speaker tower for your home, look no further than a lamp. Instructables user sbanas manages to take …

Lifehacker Pack for Windows: Our List of the Essential Windows Apps 2016

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 …

Software

Know the Secret Costco Price Codes to Save Even More Money

The price signs at Costco will clue you in to the best deals and help you save even more money at the warehouse store.<p>In an incredibly detailed post, …

The Renovations That Up Your Home's Value (and the Ones That Don't)

Is digging up the backyard to put in a pool worth it? What about upgrading a tired-looking kitchen with gleaming marble countertops? And what about …

Build a Bike-Sized Toolkit out of Water Bottles

If your bike ever breaks down and needs minor repairs on the side of the road, would you have what you needed to fix it? Building a small toolkit to …

Five Best Razors

A good, sharp, sturdy razor makes all the difference between nicks, cuts, or razor burn and a nice, smooth, even shave. Thankfully, you don’t have to …