Weekly Wallpaper: Put Great Buildings On Your Desktop

Buildings and other man-made structures can be awe-inspiring design masterpieces. Decorate your desktop with some of the world’s greatest architecture.


Use The Mayfair And Inkwell Filters To Get More Reactions On Instagram

On Instagram, different filters work for different types of shots. But if what you want is interactions and not art, then data shows there is a certain hierarchy. Marketing analytics firm TrackHaven found that Mayfair and Inkwell work best, along with no filters at all.


Ask LH: Can I Upgrade My Pirate Software To A Legitimate Copy?

Dear Lifehacker, I am really interested in converting my pirate Adobe CS6 installation into a legitimate Creative Cloud subscription. Is there an easy way to do this or do I need to rebuild my computer (iMac) entirely?


Quick Control Panel Adds A Customisable Control Centre To Android

Android: Control Center is one of the better new additions in iOS 7. If you want something like that on your Android device, Quick Control Panel does it for free and lets you customise it to your liking.


The Expand Home Screen

Android: Themer has a ton of neat home screen themes, and Expand is no exception. This design features four collapsible sections with all the links, shortcuts and widgets you’ll ever need.


The Gorgeously Green Workspace For Two

Some home offices don’t make you feel like you’re trapped indoors, but instead have an open, breezy atmosphere, thanks to lighting, the right wall colour, and natural materials. Two plants, woven chairs, and a homemade wooden desk for two make this one inspiring workspace.


The Helix Desktop

Erelde‘s Windows desktop isn’t full of bells and whistles — just a visually striking wallpaper and a few widgets to help him keep track of a few things. Here’s how to make your computer look like this.


Easily Remove Dark Circles From Under The Eyes In Photoshop

One of the less attractive features of most people — especially those of us who are pretty tired — are the bags under our eyes. If you want to make someone look a little more awake, you can remove them easily in Photoshop using a curves layer.


The Designer And Drummer's Rocking Workspace

Dark home offices don’t appeal to everyone. If you’re building a man cave for both music and work, however, this is an inspiring setup.


Avoid Memory Card Corruption With Proper Formatting And Camera Usage

It’s every photo-taker’s nightmare: After taking loads of precious pictures, your memory card is completely toasted. Digital Photography School offers several tips for reducing the likelihood of memory card corruption.