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One of the big problems with DIY electronics projects is connecting them to the internet as a whole. Now, with If This Then That’s new Maker channel, getting your Raspberry Pi or Arduino projects online is easier than ever. Read more...

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There’s nothing quite like the feeling of making something yourself—and saving tons of money in the process. For today’s installment of Lifehacker’s 10th anniversary celebration , we’re looking back at some of our favorite super-cheap DIY projects.Read more...

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If you look at the alcohol percentage on beers, it doesn’t seem like they’re all that different. After all, a 5% lager is just 1% more alcohol than a supposedly lighter beer, right? While that’s true, Draft Magazine explains the science of how ABV actually works.Read more...

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iOS: Outlook is our favorite email app for iOS , and today it gets better integration with the other Office apps to make editing a breeze.http://lifehacker.com/5810895/the-be... Read more...

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Looking for variety, or just trying to stay off your feet to rehab an injury? According to a new study, a short interval session on a stationary bike can help you build running speed. Read more...

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Android: Every once in awhile, I find myself out in the world with no Wi-Fi, bored and itching to watch Netflix on my phone—but I don’t want to go over my data cap. Opera Max helps solve that problem.Read more...

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Sometimes you have to crunch and work overtime. While that can give you a productivity boost and help you get needed things done, in the long term—past four weeks—long work weeks actually make us accomplish less.Read more...

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Building an investment portfolio is easier than you probably think. You don’t have to be a pro to get started, but you do have to pick a few funds. We’ve given you a few to start with in this article, and you can compare them in a little more detail with this tool from the Financial Times.http://twocents.lifehacker.com/how-to-build-a...Read more...

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This week we looked at how Windows 10 manages RAM, learned how to help friends who have had one too many, conquered financial fears, and more. Here’s a look back.Read more...

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A set of chisels should be in every woodworkers arsenal. The video above demonstrates how and why to use them.Read more...

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If you’ve installed the release version of Windows 10 on your machine, but want to switch to the Insider Preview builds, you don’t need to reinstall Windows. Just tweak this one setting.Read more...

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The kitchen is the heart of your home and the most important room for most homebuyers. It’s also the most stressful room to try to upgrade or remodel, thanks in large part to the seemingly countless options you have for countertops, cabinets, and flooring materials. Let us walk you through your choices.http://lifehacker.com/know-where-you... Read more...

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Walking alone at night can be dangerous, but with an app like Companion, you can use your smartphone to stay a little safer.Read more...

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Dave Ramsey is a financial guru to many people. His advice has helped millions get free from crushing debt. This is a good thing for those folks struggling to get by. Unfortunately, Mr. Ramsey, like many of is financial advisor colleagues, is a little too uptight about letting you buy a new car. Read more...

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Here are the best of today’s deals. Get every great deal every day on Kinja Deals, follow us on Facebook and Twitter to never miss a deal, join us on Kinja Gear to read about great products, and on Kinja Co-Op to help us find the best.Read more...

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Fried rice is a great way to make a delicious, quick meal. Next time you cook up a batch, swap the soy sauce for a little sugar and salt instead to get the perfect flavor combination.http://lifehacker.com/make-a-quick-a... Read more...

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Good morning everybody! This is a hold-up.K it’s not. It’s the Friday Open Thread! Welcome to it! Norma Jeane sends her best. Her and I have started drinking early!Read more...

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You could save a pretty penny making your own dishwasher detergent. If you prefer dishwasher tablets over the liquid kind , take a look at these simple instructions.Read more...

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Self-rising flour is commonly called for in recipes for biscuits, pancakes, and muffins, but if you don’t have room in your kitchen for multiple varieties of flour (or just don’t feel like going to the store), Epicurious has an easy formula for making your own with AP and a bit of salt and baking powder:Read more...

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Rewards travel is a beautiful thing. Earn enough points with an airline, and you can score free flights or upgrades. If you’re planning a trip, and you’re a member of multiple programs, you might want to see how much that flight will cost in terms of miles rather than dollars. AwardAce can help with that.Read more...

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Android/iOS: The internet is full of tons of useful information, but it can be kinda scattershot. Vurb aims to help that problem by collecting all the data it can find from a variety of services in one place and giving you the tools to organize it.Read more...

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For most of us, saving is something we do because we know we should. Perhaps it’s because we want to retire . A better way to think of it, however, is purchasing time. The more money you save, the more you can buy your own time back.Read more...

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Getting nervous is unavoidable. Whether it’s during a presentation, on a date, or meeting someone new, feeling anxious is going to happen. To help deal with your anxiety, admit it to your audience.Read more...

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With school back in session, backpacks are quickly filling up with books—heavy books. So how do you avoid straining your back when everything you’re carrying feels like a necessity? Your education may feel like a burden, but that’s a lot of weight to (literally) have on your shoulders.Read more...

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