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A Pro Organizer Shares Storage Secrets from Her Tiny Studio

Amelia, of Urban Cottage NYC, occasionally has moments when she sees a large-scale piece of furniture, or a giant antique butcher block, and wishes …

Tour a 350 square foot "Bohemian Vintage" Style Studio

<b>Name:</b> Emily Ogden <b><br>Location:</b> Historic German Village — Columbus, Ohio <b><br>Size:</b> 350 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year, renting<p>People laughed a little when …

9 Ways to Get Organized Now

Lose anything lately? Perhaps it’s because your home is covered in clutter and you can’t motivate yourself to organize it. The average person spends …

32 Gifts For The Photographer In Your Life

Click. Flash. Shop.

The 20 best smartphones in the world

In its place is a phone that I thoroughly enjoyed using and which highlights the iPhone 7's lacking features.<p>Here's our list of the best smartphones you can buy.<p><i>Note: Prices may vary depending on the retailer.</i>

Bamboo Slate and Bamboo Folio review

Writing and sketching on a smartphone or tablet is usually a pretty poor experience, unless you invest in something like Samsung’s Galaxy Note line. …

Should Microsoft still try to make a 3-in-1 device?

I gotta say, things are getting interesting. First, you had phones that plugged into dumb terminals to make a laptop. Then you have a Continuum which …

The Best Android Phone to Buy an Ex-Apple Fan for Christmas

Tired of iTunes? Sick of the Apple Store? Maybe it's time to see what Google's up to.<p>It’s not been a great year for Apple fans. The iPhone 7, while a …

Can this giant E Ink tablet make paper obsolete?

Probably not<p>As a material, paper has a lot of benefits. It's been around for thousands of years, it’s a universally understood medium, and it's cheap. But there are also downsides: paper can rip and tear, it’s heavy, and can take up a lot of space. reMarkable is a company that thinks it's time for …

When JRR Tolkien bet CS Lewis: the wager that gave birth to The Lord of the Rings

Eighty years ago JRR Tolkien and CS Lewis dared each other to write a sci-fi novel. It was a challenge that would lead to the creation of The Lord of the Rings<p>Once upon a time two friends made a wager. "Tollers," one said to the other, "there is too little of what we really like in stories. I am …

Literature

Most Popular DIY Projects of 2016

Whether you’re building your own computer or making repairs on your house, the do it yourself attitude is always prevalent here at Lifehacker. Here …

Microsoft is bringing Windows desktop apps to mobile ARM processors

Laptops, tablets, and phones can all run millions of traditional applications<p>Four years ago, Microsoft wanted to ditch its traditional desktop apps in favor of new touch-based apps for tablets with ARM processors. Windows RT was the official name for the Windows on ARM project, and it debuted on …

Designing Better Microapartments–By Living In Them

A proponent of small living shows off his latest tiny apartment, and what his next space will be.<p>With over 70,000 people per square mile, Manhattan is one of the most densely populated areas in the United States. Doing more with less space is a necessity of life and that often comes with …

Motorola calls Samsung a copycat, gets shut down by Nokia fans

Tech companies copy off of each other. That has always happened, and always will happen. Still Motorola is apparently not happy about Samsung (and LG’s) new always-on displays.<p>The company tweeted this out yesterday:<p>“It's both terrifyingly interesting and interestingly terrifying”According to VICE, …

Mobile Technology

Surface Phone could be the ultimate mobile device, but not till late 2017

With the Surface Pro 4, Surface Book, and Surface Studio, Microsoft has solid devices for the 2-in-1, detachable notebook, and all-in-one desktop …

The 50 Free Apps We're Most Thankful For

It’s the time of year where we all give thanks, and among many other things, we here at Lifehacker are thankful for all the free apps out there that …

Apps

Great. Now Even Your Headphones Can Spy on You

Cautious computer users put a piece of tape over their webcam. Truly paranoid ones worry about their devices' microphones—some even crack open their …

Amazing white rainbow snapped over Scottish moor

<b>A stunning shot of a white "fog bow" has been captured by a photographer over Rannoch Moor in the west of Scotland.</b><p>Melvin Nicholson was out on the moor, south of Glen Coe, on Sunday when the "unbelievably beautiful" white rainbow appeared.<p>Mr Nicholson said: "It is a colourless rainbow that is made …

How to Use Google Maps to Plan an Awesome Vacation

Author: Allie Fisher. Allie Fisher Gear<p>Date of Publication: 11.21.16.<p>Time of Publication: 6:45 am. 6:45 am<p>I’m standing outside Frida Kahlo’s Casa …

Easy Ways to Organise Desktop Folders

A cluttered desktop is an unhappy desktop. See the return of a happy, fast-moving desktop by eliminating its clutter with today's Spring cleaning …

Top 10 DIY Projects That Will Teach You A Ton About Tech

DIY isn’t always the easiest way to do something, but it’s usually the most informative and educational one. This week, let’s check out some great …

This $5 device can hack password-protected computers in just 30 seconds

Even the strongest passwords are fallible, and as Samy Kamkar demonstrates, sometimes it doesn’t take much.<p>Kamkar’s new exploit, PoisonTap, uses free software and a $5 Raspberry Pi Zero microcomputer. After attaching the Raspberry Pi to a USB adapter and plugging it in, the device goes to work. In …

Raspberry Pi

Xiaomi's Mi Mix Has The Best Battery Life On Any Smartphone I've Ever Seen

Chinese smartphones in general have a few distinctive traits that separate them from everyone else (Samsung, LG, HTC, Sony, etc).<p>They are:<p>1: square-ish app icons that resemble how apps look on iPhones<p>2: a few bloatware Chinese apps that send you unwanted notifications, and banner ads that fill up …

Mobile Technology

The ideal smartphone

The particular combination of ingredients that constitutes the greatest smartphone around is a highly subjective topic, one that depends on your specific priorities and how those coalesce into a whole.<p>Now, some folks are all about the best camera and battery and the rest doesn’t matter so much. …

Phones

The UMI PLUS - Best Budget Android Phone

If you don’t want to get the new MacBook Pro, consider these Windows laptops instead

Perhaps it was the lack of ports that did it for you. Or maybe it was the removal of the MagSafe power connector. Or maybe it was the weird mini-touchscreen that replaced the function keys for an extra $300. Or maybe you just think Apple is boring now.<p>Whatever the reason, it seems that the new …

MacBook Pro

Peanut Butter for Weight Loss

Are you a peanut butter eater? If you're trying to lose weight, you might be in luck. Some experts and researchers recommend peanut butter for weight …

Nutrition

I Wrote a Novel Entirely in Evernote. Here’s How.

<i>Over the past few months, we’ve highlighted some of the unique ways Evernote employees use the software they build and support — from</i> capturing …

Make Your Own Miniature Linux Laptop for Less Than $100

While you can install Linux on just about anything, old tablets are probably the cheapest way to do it. Case in point, Node put together a guide that …