How CommBank's Innovation Lab Makes Development Faster

Yesterday, the Commonwealth Bank officially launched out its new ‘Innovation Lab’ at its Sydney headquarters. How can 679 square metres of meeting and testing space improve its technology development cycle? Check out our photo gallery to find out.

AutoInput For Tasker Automates Any UI Interaction For Total Control

Android: Tasker plugins are increasingly the coolest parts of Tasker. AutoInput — another plugin from the same developer that brought us the amazing AutoVoice — allows you to automate every single swipe, tap and keystroke to your heart’s content.

Set Up Your Mac For Development In A Few Minutes

A new computer can sometimes take hours to set up. If you’re a developer, Lapwing Laps has a guide to automate the whole process, including setting up special default settings.

Terminal Sexy Creates Custom Terminal Colour Schemes

Most Terminal apps come with a set of colour customisation options, but they can be difficult to tweak yourself. If you want to make your own, Terminal Sexy is a web app that makes it simple.

How To Develop Useful Google Glass Apps

Google Glass — glasses with a built-in screen, Internet connectivity and the ability to run apps — has attracted lots of attention from developers since its launch last year. But how can you build apps for the platform that are actually useful, not just oddities that will disturb passers-by?

Prompt 2 Is A Powerful, Elegant SSH Client For iOS

iOS: We were fans of the original Prompt when it was released in 2011. Panic has updated its SSH iOS app with a bunch of new features, including sync, clips, TouchID lock and more.

Ask LH: I Want To Write iOS Apps, Where Do I Start?

Dear Lifehacker, I have a little background in coding, and I’d like to make an iOS app. I’m just not sure where to get started or what tools I need. Where do I start?

Ask LH: I Want To Write Android Apps, Where Do I Start?

Dear Lifehacker, I have some background in coding, but I’ve never tried Android development before. I’d like to get started, but I’m not entirely sure what I need. I don’t need to “learn to code” per se, but I could use some guidance on where to start with Android. Can you help?

Make A Programmable Irrigation Controller With A Raspberry Pi

With all the day-to-day challenges that keep us busy, it can be hard to remember to water our plants. With a Raspberry Pi and a few other parts, you can program your own irrigation controller and make sure all your plants get the water they need.

All The Console Improvements In Windows 10

Enhancements to the humble command prompt are one of our favourite things about Windows 10. We’ve highlighted some of the more obvious changes, and Microsoft has now published a detailed list of all the enhancements.