What to Do With All Those Cables and…

Photo: Shutterstock Over at the Wall Street Journal, writer Katharine Bindley asked us to admit one thing to ourselves: Somewhere, in the back of a closet or an attic, we all have a box of…

Am I Screwed If I Dont Upgrade Windows…

Tech 911Tech 911Do you have a tech question keeping you up at night? We'd love to answer it! Email david.murphy@lifehacker.com with "Tech 911" in the subject line. Deadlines are scary. I know. And Microsoft has…

Find the Best Deals on Hotels With Google…

As much fun as vacations can be, actually planning your travel can be tedious and anxiety-inducing. Sure, an all-inclusive package or a travel agent might make the process easier, but that’s going to get pricey,…

AMDs Xbox Series X Reveal Was a Fake

Image: Microsoft While the launch of new gaming hardware is always an exciting time for console gaming fans, we’re bound to see plenty of fake “leaks” and rumors in the lead up to the official…

Whats a Variable Refresh Rate And Why Does…

Screenshot: Rockstar Games (Steam) In 2020, we’re going to see a big leap forward for video games thanks to the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, and TV makers are bringing in new tech for…

Low-Budget Habits And Goofy Tricks I Use To…

This ain’t a Radwood show. Just a couple of maintained cars, living their lives, hanging out at a mall in LA in 2019.Photo: Andrew P Collins In years of driving old cars, I’ve picked up…

How to Watch Sony, Samsung, and AMDs CES…

Image: Shutterstock The Consumer Electronics Show officially kicks off in Las Vegas Tuesday; however, Monday a number of large companies will be having press conferences to show off some of their largest announcements for the…

Send Your Phone Back to the 90s With…

Screenshot: Brendan Hesse Even if I don’t remember much of the ‘90s, I sure remember all that old ‘90s tech, especially the classic look and feel of older Windows operating systems. So when I saw…

Can I Recover a Lost iPhone If I…

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How to Fix Your Familys Tech Problems Without…

I don’t mind helping out friends, loved ones, and extended family members when some device or service goes wrong, but it can be tricky when they don’t quite understand how to describe the problem—or even…