Avoid 'Moral Licensing' To Keep Your Goals On Track

Reaching a goal usually takes a change of behaviour. It can feel like you’re sacrificing a lot to achieve your objective and it’s tempting to tell yourself you deserve a break from working toward it. But this mindset can ruin your goals in the long-term.


Mix Creates Your Own Custom Filters For Photos

Android: The right filter can make your photos look better than they are and get a lot of reactions. But if you aren’t happy with the filters Instagram gives by default, you can create your own with a new, free app called Mix.


Ask LH: How Can I Add My Facebook Events To Google Calendar?

Hi Lifehacker, I’ve only just recently realised how convenient it would be to sync my Facebook events with my Google Calendar and thus have them pop up on my Android device. I did a quick search to find out how to do this but all the guides seem to relate to an older version of Facebook.


Insert Citations In Multiple Formats Easily With Google Docs

Google Docs is a handy free writing tool with a lot of great hidden features, including the research tool. You can save yourself some time and use the research sidebar to automatically insert the appropriate citations you need for your paper.


Four Ways To Make Your Data Centre Cooler (In Every Sense)

Effective temperature management in your data centre can improve efficiency and cut your operating costs. Here are four principles to bear in mind while you’re trying to deal with data centre heat.


Skip The Gym And Choose An Intensive Side Gig Instead

Some people like the gym, but there are plenty of people who don’t. If you’d rather avoid the gym membership and scary equipment, get an active side gig to stay fit.


Macro Xposed Module Brings Text Expansion To Any Android Keyboard

Android (root): Text expansion is one of the most useful features of desktop operating systems. On mobile, they’re a bit more rare. You can use shortcuts in the stock Android keyboard, but the Macro/Text Expansion Xposed module is for you if you want expansion everywhere.


Ratehacker: September's Best Credit Card, Bank And Home Loan Deals

In our monthly Ratehacker round-up, Jeremy Cabral from finance comparison site finder.com.au highlights recent credit card offer changes, plus the best savings accounts and home loans.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Shards on Android, Worms 3 on iOS and Faith Runner on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


DashNotes Quickly Saves Text, Images And Links To Chrome's New Tab Page

Chrome: DashNotes snips and saves parts of the web in Google Chrome’s New Tab page, so you can refer to them later. Plus, it looks pretty, like a little pinboard.