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  • Make a Simple Stock While You Do the Dishes After a Holiday Meal

    17m By Patrick Allan
    After a big holiday meal there's usually some leftovers from your main dish and even more dishes. You can kill two birds with one stone by cooking up a simple stock with the leftover parts of the ham or turkey while you're taking care of all those dishes.Read…
  • Fix Yosemite Wi-Fi Issues with a Terminal Command

    47m By Thorin Klosowski
    OS X Yosemite has had a slew of issues with Wi-Fi , namely that connections are randomly dropping out or slowing down. If you're affected by this, developer Mario Ciabarra has a Terminal command that'll fix the issue.Read more...
  • I'm Will Young, Director of Zappos Labs, and This Is How I Work

    1h By Andy Orin
    Zappos, of course, may be your online destination to peruse a plethora of shoes, among other things, but there's a bit more to it than that. At Zappos Labs, a research and development unit in San Francisco, they are exploring the future of online retail.Read…
  • How Long Will I Be Stuck in This Airport? A Thanksgiving Travel Forecast

    2h By Dennis Mersereau on The Vane, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker
    If you're one of the tens of thousands of people who are trapped in one of the United States' many fine airports on this Thanksgiving Eve, you may find yourself wondering when the hell you're going to get out of here and on to your destination. Here's a quick…
  • Music Center Adds Your Music Library to Notification Center

    2h By Thorin Klosowski
    iOS: Music Center is a widget for iOS 8 that lets you browse your entire music library from the Notification Center. Once it's enabled, you can start playing music without having to open and browse through the Music app. Read more...
  • What's The Best Custom PC Builder? 

    2h By Alan Henry
    Building your own computer is one of the most fun and personal projects you can take on. We've shown you how , and offered up specific builds to get you started . But if you don't have the time or inclination, there are custom, boutique PC builders who'll put…
  • Steam's Holiday Sale is Live Now Through December 2nd

    3h By Eric Ravenscraft
    Like clockwork, Valve launches a big holiday sale and 2014's has just begun. Top deals right now include Watch Dogs, Goat Simulator, and The Evil Within. With more sure to come.Read more...
  • Have More Meaningful Conversations to Avoid Burning Your Bridges

    3h By Melanie Pinola
    You've probably heard the saying before, "don't burn your bridges before you cross them." Usually it's a caution against doing things like suddenly quitting while telling your boss what you really think of him. Sales professional Tom Powers writes on LinkedIn…
  • The Limefuel Rugged Keeps Your Gear Charged, Can Take a Beating

    3h By Alan Henry
    Battery packs are easy to come by, but what's a bit more difficult to find is a battery pack that'll keep your gear charged, charge it completely if it's low on battery, and still be sturdy and well-built enough to go with you anywhere—and we mean anywhere.…
  • $8 ShopRunner, the Best Travel Mug, and More Early Black Friday Deals

    4h By Shep McAllister, Commerce Team
    ShopRunner is like Amazon Prime shipping, but for over 100 other online stores (including Newegg, Domino's, TigerDirect, and a bunch of clothing retailers). A subscription normally costs $79 for year, but today you can get it for $8. Yes, really. [One-Year…
  • How Much You Should Have Saved in Your Retirement Account, by Age

    4h By Melanie Pinola
    Many of us set aside a portion of our income, such as 15% or more , for retirement and call it a day. That might be great if you have 30 years left to save, but what if you're just catching up to saving for retirement now or you've started saving much earlier?…
  • Don’t Look for Perfect On a First Date

    11:30am By Herbert Lui
    A lot of us go around trying to find that perfect somebody. Yet the person who completes you very likely isn't nearly as perfect as you might hope. Use your pessimism to set realistic expectations about the people you date or pursue a relationship with.Read…
  • What Professional Organizers Really Do, and How They Can Help

    11:00am By Alan Henry
    When you hear "professional organizer," your favorite reality TV shows about pack rats and hoarders may pop to mind. Professional organizers definitely help those people, but there's much more to the profession than that. Organizers can help those of us too…
  • The Best Chromebook For Every Need

    10:31am By Eric Limer on Gizmodo, shared by Whitson Gordon to Lifehacker
    I basically live in Google's Chrome web browser. It's a decision I made to save my sanity when it became part of my job to change laptops every few weeks. No need to back up files that way! But it made me wonder how well I could live with only Chrome—if I…
  • Be a Better Host with This Quick Checklist

    10:30am By Herbert Lui
    Having people over can be a wonderful, festive, occasion if you prepare for it properly. These quick checklists are useful reminders for what to clean, buy, and write if you have friends and family coming to town.Read more...
  • Grab Headphones, Monitors, and More in Monoprice's Black Friday Sale

    10:02am By Shep McAllister, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shep McAllister, Commerce Team to Lifehacker
    Monoprice makes some of the best cheap peripherals on the market, and their early Black Friday sale has brought several of our favorites to new price lows.Read more...
  • Attach Christmas Lights to Brick Walls with Hot Glue

    10:00am By Timothy Dahl on Workshop, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker
    Brick walls and archways can be difficult to attach a string of Christmas lights to, but with the help of hot glue, your lights will go wherever you want them.Read more...
  • The Right Way to Use a Chinese Chef’s Knife

    10:00am By Heather Yamada-Hosley
    Many chefs agree that you really only need three knives in your kitchen: chef's, paring, and bread. You may want to add the Chinese chef's knife to that list. In this video Chef Martin Yan shows you the right way to use a Chinese chef's knife.Read more...
  • Deadspin Say Goodbye To RGIII In Washington | io9 All The Clues And WTF Moments In The New Jurassic

    9:50am By Jane-Claire Quigley on Kinja Roundup, shared by Whitson Gordon to Lifehacker
    Deadspin Say Goodbye To RGIII In Washington | io9 All The Clues And WTF Moments In The New Jurassic World Trailer | Jalopnik This Is The Army's New Pocket Drone | Jezebel Defying Court Order, Canadian Paper Publishes Rehtaeh Parsons' Name Read more...
  • The Best Black Friday App Deals

    9:45am By Shane Roberts, Commerce Team
    We'll update this list throughout the Thanksgiving weekend as we find new deals. Let us know in the comments if you spot anything that we missed.Read more...