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Pinterest adds the ability to play GIFs, makes your boards much more interesting

You'll now be able to play GIFs on Pinterest, meaning your cooking, exercise-inspiration and arts-and-crafts boards are about to get a <i>lot</i> more lively. Sure, you've probably seen a GIF or two on the site already, but the new ability to view the graphics in their full, animated glory without clicking …

A Printer For People With Terrible Penmanship and Scissor Skills

Most printer news these days involves expensive 3D models designed to create almost anything from melted plastic. But Cricut's new Explore model …

Google Tips and Tricks Every Student Should Know

Whether you're a student in college (or earlier) or a lifelong learner, Google is an essential tool for learning. Here are a few tips for using …

ChoiceMap: An App to Help You Make Better Decisions

Struggling with a decision? ChoiceMap, an iPhone app, uses an algorithm to help you make the right call.<p>I’m not the world’s greatest decider.<p>When …

How to Strategize for a Better Salary in Your 20s, 30s, and 40s

When we're younger, we probably think that we'll make more money when we're older. Job seniority comes with promotions—and raises—right? As it turns …

Personal Finance

ExtShield Notifies You If You're Running an Adware Extension

Chrome: ExtShield is a new extension that will let you know if you're running one of the Chrome add-ons that's been flagged as adware in disguise so …

Automate Minor Tasks to Fight Decision Fatigue

If you read Lifehacker, you probably enjoy automating tasks to save both time and money. There's one more reason to add to that list of benefits: …

Telejoy Brings Your Goals to You by Phone or Text, Keeps You On Track

Part of the hassle of goal tracking is remembering to track. You have to make your habit-tracking as much part of the habit you're trying to build. …

Have a Happier Weekend by Planning Your Activities

Got any plans this weekend? Good! The key to a happier weekend is planning it, according to Laura Vanderkam, author of the book <i>What the Most</i> …

Outread Teaches Speed Reading with Pocket, Instapaper and Readability

iPhone: If you read a lot, it's probably a good idea to learn speed-reading. And the best way to learn is to go through your current backlog of …

Apps

Stay Connected as an Introvert with a Weekly Social Hour

We've talked about how having a socialization quota can help introverts in networking better, but for those who have trouble keeping up with current …

The 10 Best Alternate Histories

(If the CSA won World War I by Jordan)<p>Alternate history is a genre of speculative fiction which alters historical events and sets stories within the …

Rdio Copies Spotify, Goes Totally Free On the Web With Ads

Earlier today, Spotify removed listening caps from its web-based music service. And so the struggling Rdio streaming music service has decided to …

The sum of 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + ... until infinity is somehow -1/12

Here's a fun little brain wrinkle pinch for all you non-math people out there (that should be everyone in the world*): the sum of all natural …

Airlines, Listen Up: Here's the Boarding Pass You Should Be Using

It hasn't been a great decade for air travel. And while crappily designed boarding passes aren't at the very top of my list of axes to grind with the …