Mac: At Lifehacker we’re all about staying productive, but sometimes you just need to take a break. For a quick gaming pause, try this old-but-fun tip: with a few terminal commands, you can open up games includiing 5×5, Pong, Solitaire, Snake and Tetris and others in your Mac’s terminal.
Chrome: Google Reader is one of the best ways to organise and track RSS news, but it’s never been the prettiest way to read. The Grid Preview extension for Chrome makes browsing through those blogs a little nicer with an image-focused grid layout.
Want to display some of your vintage gadgets around the house but don’t want people trying to play with them? Make shows how to build your own acrylic display enclosure.
Learning how to program in 3D seems like a really daunting task, but if you’ve ever wanted design a game, knowing how 3D objects interact with each other is a must-have skill in your portfolio. 3DPL is a programming language built for just that.