Over at Slate, Eric Brewster and Ben Blatt have put together a very cool tool that completely automates an itinerary for you for a <30-day road trip to every MLB park. It's pretty useful—if you have the leisure time and bank account to run off and do something like this. Go poke around at it and plan a vacation you're…
Freezing food is an incredibly convenient way to save it, but thawing it is such a hassle. Here are the best (and quickest) ways to thaw just about any food.
The designers over at Pop Chart Lab have put together a sharp-looking, albeit somewhat arbitrary map of over 200 "distinguished" New York bars, broken down by category (click here for a larger version). If you have a lot of money and plan on living in the city for a couple years, you should check them all out.
It's the most common question I receive from aspiring freelancers of all types: How much should I charge? The question comes packaged in various different guises—whether it is a beginner dipping their toes in the freelancing waters for the first time or someone who has been freelancing for a while but wants to…
Leaning bookshelves can be great space-savers that look great in even small spaces. This set of good looking hand-built bookshelves also pack under-shelf lights to highlight whatever's on the shelf below, whether it's books, collectibles, or something else. Plus, they were pretty easy to make.
I've been debating getting a Chromecast. I like that it's cheap, but is there any reason to get it over a box like a Roku or Apple TV?
Lifehacker reader Gabriel Wyner was tasked with learning four languages in the past few years for his career as an opera singer, and in the process landed on "a pretty damn good method for language learning that you can do in limited amounts of spare time." Here's the four-step method that you can use, too (and you…
You’ve probably heard about slow cookers, and how they can save you time and money in the kitchen. Most people use them for slowly simmered soups, stews, and broths, which is great—but did you know you can make cheesecake in your slow cooker? What about barbecue ribs? Let's talk about some unexpected, delicious meals…
by Ryan Irelan
Most job openings at most companies go unadvertised—that is, they're posted on their site, but they're not farmed out to recruiters or posted on massive job boards. That also makes them harder to find. Thankfully, Google can do the job for you. Use these search strings to uncover matching gigs.
We share an awful lot of tips every day at Lifehacker, so it's easy to miss a few. Luckily, we regularly round up our favorite tips in every category in our weekly Top 10 series. Here were the most popular top 10 lists in 2013.
With just a piece of white paper and some scissors, you can make your very own lovely, intricate Star Wars decorative snowflakes. 'Tis the season, after all.
When the fall 2013 anime season started early last month, I told you a little bit about each anime and where to watch them. However, with 49 new anime to watch this fall, one can’t help but ask: Which of them should you be watching?
Chemicalist wanted something that wasn't cold and minimal, but also wasn't cluttered and busy, so he built this gorgeous, colorful desktop instead. We love the wallpaper, but we also dig the informative widgets at the bottom of the display and how well everything fits. Here's how he put it together:
Installing a solid-state drive is one of the best upgrades you can make to your computer, but migrating your Windows installation to a small drive can be tricky, because your data won't necessarily all fit on the drive. Here's how to install an SSD without reinstalling Windows from scratch.
Most people hang sweaters like they would and normal shirt or jacket, but the weight of the material means the hanger can create bumps on the garment's shoulders. Luckily, there's a somewhat wacky way to avoid this.