Add A Carry Clip To Your Multi-Tool And Ditch The Pouch

The popular way to carry a Leatherman or multi-tool is in a pouch that sits on your waist. For an everyday carry style, attach a metal clip that still allows you to open and close the tool.


Nekoze For Mac Uses An Adorable Cat To Improve Your Posture

OS X: Odds are you could probably improve your posture a bit while you work, and Nekoze is a fun little app that will help you do it. Nekoze takes the form of a cat that keeps an eye on your posture while you sit at your desk. If you slouch too much, the cat will flash a warning on screen, telling you to sit up straight.


Here's How Long It Takes To Read Popular Children's Books

It’s important for kids to learn literacy skills. And some of the classic books we read as children come to be our favourite stories as adults. It’s interesting to know just how long it takes kids to read those classics. Whether you’re gauging your child’s reading speed or simply trying to plan how many nights it will take to finish a bedtime book, that info can come in handy.


The Only Time It's Safe To Refreeze Thawed Meat

Raise your hand if this has happened to you before: You took some meat out of the freezer to defrost, only to never get around to cooking it. You can still save the meat and refreeze it — but only on one condition.


This Portable Bench Vice Brings The Workshop With You

A bench vice is the last workshop tool you’d think to be portable. But this 6″ vice travels well, connecting straight into your truck’s receiver hitch to give you heavy duty clamping on the go.


Why Does Australia's Flu Season Always Seem To Be Getting Worse?

Although we know influenza viruses circulate in temperate, populated parts of Australia every winter, predicting the precise timing and relative intensity of flu seasons is a fraught undertaking. Still, this doesn’t deter people from making predictions. And when predictions mainly rely on data from notification of influenza cases to health authorities, each year seems more dire than the last.


The Orange Home Screen

Everyone needs a little vitamin C in their diet. You’re not going to get any from this home screen of course, but perhaps the heavy use of orange-on-black will help remind you to drink more juice. Or to watch more Netflix original shows. One of the two.


Amazon Adds Private Sharing To Kindle For Android

One of the big benefits of e-books is the ability to share snippets of books quickly and easily with other interested readers. Amazon’s latest update streamlines this process.


This Infographic Shows You How Long Different Wines Last After Opening

If you don’t finish a bottle of wine, you want to make sure you know how long you have to finish it before the taste changes dramatically. This handy infographic breaks down how long common types of wine last after being opened.


Reminder: You Have To Register Separately To Donate Your Organs (And You Probably Should)

A friend of mine reminded me recently that simply having a driver’s licence doesn’t mean that you’ve been properly entered for organ donation. It’s a step that so many Australians should — but don’t — make.