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McDonald's packaging: journey through time

Do you remember the chicken nugget chopsticks? The special Christmas take away bag? The McPizza? Click on and you will...<p>McDonald's 34,492 restaurants: where are they?

30 Minutes of Return of the Jedi Raw Footage

Long story short: here's 30 minutes of footage from <i>Return of the Jedi</i> that didn't make the cut. It's tons of Yoda and Luke stuff on Dagobah (plus …

Find Out Which Extension is Eating Up Your Memory in Firefox

Firefox: Extensions are a great way to augment your browser experience. They're also a great way to balloon your RAM usage if you're not careful. …

123D Circuits Is a Free, Collaborative Electronics Design Tool

Designing electronics isn't just about playing around with soldering irons. You need to prepare a little. To do that, we're fans of Circuits.io, a …

5 Tips to Design the Best YouTube Channel Page

If you create and share your own videos on YouTube, then you've already taken the first step in putting your face out there. But there's another way …

How to Create a Custom Google Now Command for Anything on Android

Google Now already has a ton of useful voice commands built in. Thanks to a recent update to Tasker plugin AutoVoice, though, you can now create your …

Apps

How to Write Movie Scripts

The world of film is very, very competitive. You may have the best movie idea of all time, but if your script isn’t formatted correctly, there’s a …

Writing

Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know

We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore …

Linux

Will a towel make my clothes dry faster?

How-To: The Panjolele Cake Pan Ukulele

What can you make with two cake pans, 20 toothpicks, some lumber, and a handful of screws? A Panjolele! Whitehall, Michigan-based maker Chester Winowiecki loves to make his own musical instruments. A few years back, Chester wanted to make a cigar box ukulele and had the box and wood, but needed to …