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Ask an Expert: How to Declutter Your Home and Get Organized

If you’re anything like me, your home organizational style is “yesterday’s laundry thrown on a chair surrounded by discarded Amazon boxes.” We all have too much stuff filling our homes, creating a messy tableau that’s neither flattering nor cozy. My own laziness not withstanding, where to even start? Read more...

Using the Facebook Mobile Site Instead of the App Can Save Around 15% of iOS Battery Life

It’s no secret that the Facebook app eats up a lot of battery life on iOS and we’ve mentioned plenty of times that iOS and Android users alike should just use the mobile site. If you’ve ever wondered just how much battery life you’ll save by doing so, The Guardian ran some tests. Read more...

Placing Literature Maps Out Real Places You've Read About in Books

It’s always fun to visit the real life places you read about in books. There’s just something exciting about exploring the place the author had in mind while writing. Placing Literature is a fun tool that maps those places out for you. Read more...

When to Bring Up Salary When You’re Interviewing For a Job

It can be tough to gauge when to bring up the topic of salary during a job interview. You need to know what kind of numbers you’re looking at, though. Business Insider offers this simple rule of thumb for asking at the right time. Read more...

The Best Recipe Manager for Android

If you’re emailing recipes to yourself, printing them out, or still keeping index cards, there’s a better way. Grab your Android phone, there are a ton of great recipe apps out there, but we have one we think is the right blend of features for the right price. Paprika is the app for you. Read more...

Notarize Lets You Legally Notarize a Document Straight From Your Phone

iOS: Every now and then, you need a notary, whether it’s for a will, mortgage or some other contract. You can probably find a notary near you pretty easily, but if you don’t feel like leaving the house, the Notarize app will let you do it from your phone. Read more...

A Simple Plan to Start Reading More

I love the physical nature of having books up there on the bookshelves, waiting to be looked at, admired, and remembered. I used to really enjoyed the library and I still do. But when I look at my shelves I realize that I own so many books that I haven’t read. Read more...

How a “No Spending Limit” Credit Card Affects Your Score

If your credit score is solid, you might qualify for a “No Preset Spending Limit Card” (NPSL). However, credit limits matter when it comes to calculating your credit score. So how does an NPSL card impact your score? It’s tricky, but Credit.com explains the basics. Read more...

Quickly Clean Snow Off Your Car By Putting a Tarp Down Before the Storm

No one likes digging out the car after a storm, so if you have a moment before the snow starts, put a tarp or car cover down over your car. When the snow stops, one pull will leave your ride clean and snow-free. Read more...

That Last Bit of Honey in the Jar Is Destined for Cheese

We all the know the moment when you get down to “that last bit” of honey in a jar. It may not seem like enough to do much with, but a tablespoon or two of honey is a perfect partner for almost any cheesy plan. Read more...

These Ultra-Cheap Flash Drives Work With Android Devices Too

You spend a good chunk of your computing time on phones and tablets these days, so why should your desktop be the only one that can use external storage? These flash drives include a microUSB connector to interface with your Android phones and tablets, and you can pick one up for just $12-$17. Read more...

Use Backwards Planning to Make Sure Your Projects Are Done On Time

When you’re planning a project, the best place to begin is the beginning, right? If you’re up against a deadline, you might actually want to reverse that. Start with the deadline and work your way backwards. Read more...

Spot a Liar by Increasing Their Cognitive Load With Open-Ended Questions

Lies are hard to come up with on the spot, even for seasoned liars. If you suspect someone is feeding you a false story, draw it out by making them think too much about their story. Read more...

Score an Amazon Fire Tablet For $40 Today, Plus Save $20 on Kindle E-Readers

I was hoping Amazon would have a deal on the Echo today in light of its Super Bowl commercial appearances, but alas, we’ll have to settle for a $40 Fire tablet and $20 off Kindle e-readers. Read more...

Torrents Time Streams Torrents In Your Browser From Sites Like The Pirate Bay

Popcorn Time may be dead, but its spirit lives on. Torrents Time is a browser plugin developed by the team behind a fork of Popcorn Time that allows you to stream torrents directly in your browser. Read more...

io9 Even Krang Cannot Save Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 from Itself | Kotaku Damn, This Anime Gun

io9 Even Krang Cannot Save Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 from Itself | Kotaku Damn, This Anime Gun Model Is Amazing | Deadspin The Broncos’ Terrifying Defense Won The Super Bowl | Jezebel Beyoncé Nearly Falls in Halftime Performance, Saves Herself and the Show | Read more...

Sign Up for the New Lifehacker Newsletter for Our Top Stories Delivered to Your Inbox

We’re launching a new newsletter, packed with our biggest and top stories of the day. Signing up couldn’t be easier. We post a lot of great stories every day here at Lifehacker, so we can’t blame you if you miss a few—this is a great way to make sure you get the best ones, every day. Read more...

Cooking for Geeks Teaches You the Science Behind Better Cooking

If you’re interested in not just how to make food taste great but why certain techniques and ingredients work the way they do, check out Jeff Potter’s Cooking for Geeks. The book can help you start experimenting in the kitchen and delve into the science of food to become a better home cook. Read more...

Two Tips to Make Vacuuming Ultra-Plush or Ultra-Soft Carpet Easier

Ultra-plush carpet looks and feels great, but its thickness makes vacuuming a lot more difficult. Here are two simple things you can do make things easier on your vacuum cleaner. Read more...

Why Diet Matters More than Exercise For Weight Loss, In One Video

If you want to lose weight, diet and exercise are both important. However, that doesn’t mean they’re equally important. This video explains why changing your diet has a bigger effect on your weight loss than exercise. Read more...

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