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16 Nov/09

Give "Experience" Gifts this Holiday If You’re Low on Cash [Gift Giving]

Give "Experience" Gifts this Holiday If You’re Low on Cash [Gift Giving]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); With excess cash in short supply these days, no one wants to feel like a gift given is unappreciated. Ensure the people on your gift-giving list enjoy themselves by giving an experience instead of stuff. Photo by aaronjacobs Money-wise weblog The Simple Dollar suggests experience-based gift giving is not only easier on the pocketbook, but will create a better experience for the recipient. The post offers a few reasons...

12 Nov/09

Thanksgiving Checklist Keeps Your Holiday Planning on Track [Thanksgiving]

Thanksgiving Checklist Keeps Your Holiday Planning on Track [Thanksgiving]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Thanksgiving is still a couple weeks away, but Turkey day will be here before you know it. Start planning now to make the actual day as stress-free as possible with this easy-to-follow checklist—starting three weeks in advance. Photo by tuchodi Even if you’ve hosted many a Thanksgiving get-together before, it’s always nice to have some written reminders of the things that need to get done before the...

12 Nov/09

Remains of the Day: SafeSearch Update Makes Your Kids Hate You Edition [For What It’s Worth]

Remains of the Day: SafeSearch Update Makes Your Kids Hate You Edition [For What It’s Worth]

Users are brutally honest when they’re searching Google, TweetDeck for iPhone updates, and Google’s open-sourced a new programming language. The Go Programming Language Google launches their own open-source programming language. It’s called Go, and it’s aiming to be fast, safe, and fun. We’ll see! Locking SafeSearch Google now let’s users lock their adult-content filtering technology, SafeSearch. When SafeSearch is locked to Strict, search results...


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9 Nov/09

Brine Your Thanksgiving Turkey for Juicier Results [Food]

Brine Your Thanksgiving Turkey for Juicier Results [Food]

Thanksgiving’s just around the corner, which means many of us will try our hand at cooking a turkey in hopes we don’t dry it out. It only takes a little know-how in combination with some science to produce the juiciest results possible. For those new to brining, the basic idea behind the process is that by soaking a meat that is low in fat (turkey, pork, chicken) in a mixture of salt and water, you’re increasing your meat’s ability to retain its moisture. Over...

7 Set/09

Top 10 DIY Projects for an Extra Day Off [Lifehacker Top 10]

Top 10 DIY Projects for an Extra Day Off [Lifehacker Top 10]

It’s the last day of an unusually long weekend, and there’s absolutely nothing on the schedule. Break out the tools and pull up one of these nifty DIY projects to improve your living space and boost your can-do cred. 10. Light up your yard with mason jars Buy a mess of ground-staked, solar or battery-powered yard lights from your local big box store, and people might be impressed at your ability to space the sticks you plunge into the ground. Convert some run-of-the-mill mason...

30 Lug/09

How Can I Keep Track of Gifts I’d Like? [Ask Lifehacker]

How Can I Keep Track of Gifts I’d Like? [Ask Lifehacker]

Dear Lifehacker: My family and friends are big on giving gifts. Even if you say you don’t need anything, and mean it, you’ll still end up with gifts. What can I do to guide their good-natured giving? Photo by Muffet. I really don’t want to sound like I’m not thankful for having great friends that like giving gifts, that isn’t the issue at all. Your holiday planning post got me thinking about the holidays however and how I always tell people, sincerely, that...

27 Lug/09

Avoid Holiday Debt by Planning Now [Holidays]

Avoid Holiday Debt by Planning Now [Holidays]

We’re not even out of July, and here we are talking about the distant holiday season? That’s because with a little planning now, you can spare yourself the sticker shock of holiday spending. Photo by pagedooley. We know it might seem odd to be talking about holiday spending in the middle of summer, let alone in the midst of a recession. Recession or no, people will be spending money at the holidays, even if it’s less than the usual amount. Don’t get blind-sided...

25 Lug/09

Top 10 Tips to Streamline Your Vacation Planning [Lifehacker Top 10]

Top 10 Tips to Streamline Your Vacation Planning [Lifehacker Top 10]

U.S. citizens may be notoriously bad at using up our vacation days, but even if you’re just taking off a few days this summer, make the most of it with these 10 vacation tips. Photo by mikety28. 10. Save Money with a Staycation Times are tough, but just because things aren’t looking so hot in the finance department doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a nice vacation. Consider planning a staycation. It may not seem as exciting as exploring exotic new places, but just because...

25 Lug/09

Top 10 Tips to Streamline Your Vacation Planning [Lifehacker Top 10]

Top 10 Tips to Streamline Your Vacation Planning [Lifehacker Top 10]

U.S. citizens may be notoriously bad at using up our vacation days, but even if you’re just taking off a few days this summer, make the most of it with these 10 vacation tips. Photo by mikety28. 10. Save Money with a Staycation Times are tough, but just because things aren’t looking so hot in the finance department doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a nice vacation. Consider planning a staycation. It may not seem as exciting as exploring exotic new places, but just because...

25 Lug/09

Top 10 Tips to Streamline Your Vacation Planning [Lifehacker Top 10]

Top 10 Tips to Streamline Your Vacation Planning [Lifehacker Top 10]

U.S. citizens may be notoriously bad at using up our vacation days, but even if you’re just taking off a few days this summer, make the most of it with these 10 vacation tips. Photo by mikety28. 10. Save Money with a Staycation Times are tough, but just because things aren’t looking so hot in the finance department doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a nice vacation. Consider planning a staycation. It may not seem as exciting as exploring exotic new places, but just because...

3 Lug/09

Celebrate the Fourth of July with a New Desktop Wallpaper [Friday Fun]

Celebrate the Fourth of July with a New Desktop Wallpaper [Friday Fun]

If ever there were a holiday that yields colorful and flashy desktop wallpaper, it’s definitely the Fourth of July. Celebrate the Fourth on your desktop with these swanky fireworks wallpapers. If you’re not going to be shooting your own stunning Fourth of July pictures this weekend, you might as well take advantage of the great photos other people have taken to properly decorate your computer screen for the holiday. The following gallery is a collection of Fourth of July-themed...

21 Dic/08

Spyware Terminator Kills Malware [Featured Windows Download]

Spyware Terminator Kills Malware [Featured Windows Download]

Windows only: While old faithful Ad-Aware and Spybot are good to have, you can add Spyware Terminator to your arsenal of malware scanner and scrubber tools while you’re home for the holidays. Spyware Terminator does just what you’d expect: scan your system for everything from cookies to shady processes, instate “real-time” malware protection, quarantine items, and, ya know, upsell you on the pay-for commercial edition. When I ran Spyware Terminator on my presumably...