How Safe Is Air Travel Today?

In light of the news of another tragic airline crash, and following in the wake of several other high profile air disasters, it might be natural to ask whether air travel is becoming less safe. In fact, according to the numbers, air travel is safer than at almost any point in the history of commercial flight.


Filters For iPhone Adjusts Photos With Over 800 Different Tweaks

iOS: You have a billion options for different photo-editing apps on iOS, but Filters might be one of the simplest to use. It comes packed with over 800 different photo filters, but it still manages to be friendly to use.


What Marijuana Actually Does to Your Brain and Body

Marijuana. Pot. Weed. Whatever you call it, it’s the most popular illegal drug in the world, gaining support for legalisation for both medicinal and recreational purposes. But what does marijuana actually do to us? Let’s take a look at this fascinating drug, its health effects, and potential concerns about using it.


Get Yourself A $29 Google Chromecast From Dick Smith

Chromecast was already a decent buy at its recommended price, but if you can get it at a discount, the deal gets even sweeter. If you’re willing to go through a few hoops, you can pick up Google’s streaming dongle for a mere $29.05 from Dick Smith.


Keep Your Bra Straps Hidden With A Paper Clip

Not all tops are made for traditional bras. Sure, you could always wear a strapless bra. You can buy specialty clips that hide your straps, too. But if you don’t have either, a simpler option is to just use a paper clip.


Windows 8 And 10: Quickly See Which Apps Are Slowing Down Startup

Task Manager can’t replace dedicated tools such as Process Manager, but the application has seen incremental improvements with each major Windows update. In 8 and 10, it even includes a new tab, called “Startup”, that lets you see which applications are slowing down the boot process.


Revive Hardened Brown Sugar With A Slice Of Bread

Have you ever gone to scoop some brown sugar just to find that it’s super-lumpy or hard as a rock? You can keep that from happening with just a slice of bread.


DIY Materials Showdown: Plywood Versus Oriented Strand Board (OSB)

Plywood used to be king for wall sheathing and flooring material, but oriented strand board (OSB), introduced in the late 70s, is now the most popular. But both have their advantages and disadvantages — so which should you use for your project?


Determine A Diet's Effectiveness With The DIET Checklist

Every year, publishers rank the most popular diets for weight loss. In most cases, this is mental masturbation, because it leaves out the most important success factor of all: adherence. Avoid cookie-cutter recommendations and consider the Diet Index Enjoyability Total — or DIET.


Pixar's Powerful 3D Rendering Software RenderMan Is Now Free To Use

If you like to do any 3D modelling or animation, Pixar’s in-house software that’s been used for movies like Toy Story, Cars, and recent films like Guardians of the Galaxy is now completely free to download and use.