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25 Set/10

FictFact Is a Book Site for Serial Fiction [Books]

FictFact Is a Book Site for Serial Fiction [Books]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); If you’re a big fan of serial fiction you’ve likely noticed how poorly most book-tracking sites deal with book series. FictFact is a book site completely devoted to organizing serial fiction and keeping you informed of new releases in your favorite series. More » (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Continua a leggere –...

23 Set/10

Kindle for Android Adds Highlighting, Notes, and Voice Search [Updates]

Kindle for Android Adds Highlighting, Notes, and Voice Search [Updates]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Android: The Kindle app for Android now offers more of the functionality Kindle fans come to expect, including the syncing of notes, highlighted phrases, full text search throughout ebooks. More Android-specifically, you can search for a phrase using your voice. More » (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Continua a leggere – Original...

18 Ago/10

Guide to Purchasing Your First Digital Camera

Guide to Purchasing Your First Digital Camera

Digital camera is a must have accessory for each and every person out there. Not because it’s a camera, but because it’s the only device that helps you keep and cherish the captured beautiful moments forever. There are a zillion types of digital cameras out there in the market to choose from. Photo credit. I often see people getting confused about which one to buy and what to look for in a camera while purchasing. So I decided to write a guide on what should one be expecting...




2 Mar/10

Speed Reading Software ReadPal

Speed Reading Software ReadPal

If you are a regular here at Ghacks you already know of programs that can increase the visibility of text on the Internet. We have reviewed quite a few of them in the past including the Readability bookmarklet. These tools basically remove all the clutter on a website so that the reader can concentrate on the textual information. ReadPal goes a a step further. It is a free for personal use desktop application for the Windows operating system that integrates with Internet Explorer, most...

3 Ago/09

The Well-Planned Dorm Room [Featured Workspace]

The Well-Planned Dorm Room [Featured Workspace]

Just because you’re in college doesn’t mean that your room has to be a cluttered mess of schoolwork, piled with unwashed clothes, and overseen by John Belushi posters. Check out today’s featured workspace to see a well planned room. Not only is Lifehacker reader Aaron Francis’ room organized and pleasingly laid out, it could easily double as a testing zone for tips and tricks we’ve shared here at Lifehacker. He used a screen printing technique we shared to...

25 Lug/09

The Bookworm’s Guide to the Lifehacker Galaxy [Books]

The Bookworm’s Guide to the Lifehacker Galaxy [Books]

It may not have the words “DON’T PANIC” inscribed in large friendly letters on its cover, but our Bookworm’s Guide to the Lifehacker Galaxy is a compilation of some of our favorite book related hacks, projects, and tricks. Photo by Ian Wilson What to Read… What to Read… Photo by japanese_craft_construction On some days it’s tough to decide what to read. For the younger ones, it’s easy to find reading lists, but what about the rest of us? There’s...

25 Lug/09

The Bookworm’s Guide to the Lifehacker Galaxy [Books]

The Bookworm’s Guide to the Lifehacker Galaxy [Books]

It may not have the words “DON’T PANIC” inscribed in large friendly letters on its cover, but our Bookworm’s Guide to the Lifehacker Galaxy is a compilation of some of our favorite book related hacks, projects, and tricks. Photo by Ian Wilson What to Read… What to Read… Photo by japanese_craft_construction On some days it’s tough to decide what to read. For the younger ones, it’s easy to find reading lists, but what about the rest of us? There’s...

19 Giu/09

Google Books Adds Thumbnail View and Other Navigation Features [Google Books]

Google Books Adds Thumbnail View and Other Navigation Features [Google Books]

Google today introduced seven new features to Google Books, including improved search capabilities, a snazzy new page-turning button, and a thumbnail view that makes quick work of navigating scanned pages. Located between the “full screen” and “two pages” icons in the toolbar, the thumbnail button spreads all the pages of a book or magazine out for quick browsing and access. There’s also a time-saving contents drop-down that allows for jumping to chapters...

4 Mag/09

BookArmy Suggests New Books, Readers with Similar Tastes [Books]

BookArmy Suggests New Books, Readers with Similar Tastes [Books]

BookArmy is a social network for book lovers, and it wants to make sure you “never read a bad book again”. You can read and write reviews, share your bookshelf, and connect with others. BookArmy has something to offer avid readers, whether or not they sign up for an account. Without an account, you can still browse book reviews, look at author pages and videos, and read over the group and author-led discussions. With an account, you can create a virtual bookshelf of your favorite...

13 Apr/09

Search PDF Finds and Opens PDF Books and Tutorials [Search]

Search PDF Finds and Opens PDF Books and Tutorials [Search]

Looking for a helpful read on writing a better resume, but can’t get around pulling up everyone else’s resumes instead? Search PDF is a custom Google search that filters up books and instructional PDFs. The ultra-spare background and simple results links will remind you of Google in its earliest incarnations, but Search PDF (or maybe it’s PDF Books Search Engine?) seems to have a bit more discretion going on under the hood. It manages to avoid the bulky piles of PDFs...