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12 Hiking Destinations You'll Want to Add to Your Bucket List

The best travel advice always comes from people with firsthand experience—and that's especially true when it comes to hiking trips. When you're going …

Hiking

We Found the 5 Best Hot Springs in California, So Leave the Beach Behind

California has long been known for its beaches, and their appeal has always been clear. The warm sand, crashing waves, and blue ocean all seem to …

Become the Best You Can Be With These Top 27 Inspirational Quotes

Robert H. Schuller said, "Tough times never last, but tough people do." This is one of the many encouraging quotes that will help keep you on track to realizing your full potential.<p>Office life and work routines can sometimes become a bit drab. When you live a life full of Excel spreadsheets and …

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Bill Gates

How to Make an Electric Hydrofoil Surfboard

What is this? Its just like a surfboard, just with a wing underneath and a motor, and it flies. This instructable covers the surfboard part. The …

How To (Legally) Download Or Stream Movies For Free

It's easy to find movies to download or stream; even for law-abiding popcorn munchers! If you're flying straight and narrow or want to support and …

TV shows

The 7 Core Principles of Leave No Trace

• Know the regulations and special concerns for the area you’ll visit.<br>• Prepare for extreme weather, hazards, and emergencies.<br>• Schedule your trip to avoid …

Camping

Modern “Hackintoshes” show that Apple should probably just build a Mac tower

Today, running macOS on PCs isn't just a way to avoid paying Apple's prices.<p>Apple is working on new desktop Macs, including a ground-up redesign of …

Mac Software

How To Start Collecting Art: A Beginner’s Guide

Your walls will thank you<p>You've always dreamt of your first ~Real Adult Apartment~. You know the one: Where the decorative coffee table isn't from Craigslist and the bar cart offers more than a half-empty bottle of Three Wishes. And don't forget the eclectic collection of art that spans the walls …

Top Five: The Best Products for Building a Smart Home with HomeKit

Apple’s introduction of HomeKit in iOS 8 two years ago was in many ways what we had been waiting for in the home automation world — a unifying …

Home Automation

Build Your Own Raspberry Pi-Powered Telescope

Telescopes are great, and while you can snag a decent one for relatively cheap, making your own is always more fun. If you don't mind putting in a …

Raspberry Pi

Use This DIY Speaker Kit To Teach Your Kids About Sound

It won't keep them busy all summer, but it'll help.<p>Now that school's out for the summer, you need something to keep the kids busy and thinking so that their brains don't go to mush between now and next fall. You need something educational, yet fun, so you can trick them into learning. How about …

Learn How to Make Your Own Electric Motor

Even though you can buy small electric motors for pretty cheap, that next project would become much more awesome if you built even the motor from …

Electric Vehicles

Build A Raspberry Pi-Powered DIY Amazon Echo

The Amazon Echo is a pretty neat little device, but at $US180 ($245) it's also pretty pricey. If you want to make your own, YouTube user Novaspirit …

Siri brews coffee and even starts a party thanks to a $150 DIY home automation setup

Apple’s virtual personal assistant Siri started a revolution. Shortly after the feature was released, every other big consumer tech company jumped on …

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 5%

If you want both income and growth from your portfolio, it's hard to beat dividend stocks. An average yield of around 2% for the stock market might not give you the income you're looking for, but if you look hard, you can find some promising stocks with yields of 5% or more.<p><b>TiVo</b> (NASDAQ: TIVO),</b> …

You Can Build Your Own Full-Size BB-8 For Just $120

It's actually not too complicated.<p>Sphero's miniature phone-controlled BB-8 toy is undeniably awesome, but at $150 it's also a bit expensive. Especially considering that for only $120 in parts and a little bit of time, you can build your own BB-8 from scratch. A <i>full-size</i> one.<p>Angelo Casimiro, an …

How to Fold an Origami F-16 Plane

In this instructable, I will teach you how to fold the plain awesome origami F-16! This model is not nearly as hard to fold as it looks, so don't be …

Sewing

Water Powered Flashlight

Batteries are too mainstream, let's make Water Powered ones! The DIY flashlight never runs out of batteries, water is all around us and will never …

Entrepreneurship Is a Journey in 7 Stages. Enjoy The Ride.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is a journey, and it seems like everyone goes through it a little bit differently. Some move through the process fast, stumbling into success in a matter of weeks after executing a brilliant idea. Others move slowly, …

Entrepreneurship

Most Popular How-To Guides of 2015

Step-by-step guides are our bread and butter here at Lifehacker, and you seem to enjoy reading them as much as we enjoy writing them. Here are the …

33 Questions That Were Asked at Apple Job Interviews

Apple is known for being one of the most challenging and exciting places to work, so it’s not surprising to learn that getting a job there is no easy …

The Newest Raspberry Pi Is Down to $37, Including a Case

<b>Update:</b> Sold out, sorry!<p>The humble Raspberry Pi has been inspiring clever hacks for years, and whether you’re new to the Pi or just want to upgrade …

HOW I SAVE HUNDRED$$ ON PRINTER INK…It’s Easy!!

In the last dozen years I’ve gone through three printers (an HP, an Epson, and a Cannon), and even though I’m a printaholic, I haven’t purchased a …

15 books to read in your 20s if you want to get rich

However, it can be difficult to know where or how to start, especially if your parents didn't teach you much about money or if you've never taken a personal finance class.<p>The good news is that there are a bunch of resources out there designed to jump start you on a path to financial success, and …

Personal Finance

Turn your smartphone into a hologram projector using everyday items

Using cheap items you may already have in your home, you can build your own 3D smartphone projector.<p>Technically, this simple DIY project doesn’t …

Raspberry Pi DIY AirPlay Speaker System Built For $45 (video)

If you have fancied using Apple’s Airplay streaming system but have not yet brought yourself to part with the roughly $100 price tag of currently …

This DIY hack for an air conditioner has nearly 3M views on YouTube

If you made it through this weekend, but are looking ahead at this heat wave and thinking about buying an air conditioner, you might want to consider …

11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.

Dot-com

Homemade Electric Generator: A Fun And Useful DIY Project

Very often people are fascinated by how something works. Other people also have an itch to make things their own way, and make them with their own …

DIY