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Your PC's Cable Management Probably Won't Affect Its Cooling Performance

You may have heard somewhere that poor cable management inside your PC’s case can block fans and air pathways, making your CPU and GPU’s temperatures rise. This video puts that theory to the test, and proves that most mid-size cases do just fine with or without decent cable management.


Two Tips To Make Vacuuming Ultra-Plush Or Ultra-Soft Carpet Easier

Ultra-plush carpet looks and feels great, but its thickness makes vacuuming a lot more difficult. Here are two simple things you can do make things easier on your vacuum cleaner.


Ten Electronic Hacks That Will Improve The Things Around You

Rule #1 of DIY: Never settle for what you’re given. You can upgrade and improve just about anything with knowledge and elbow grease, especially if you know a little about electronics. Here are 10 things in your home that you can beef up with a little DIY know-how.


Why Diet Matters More Than Exercise For Weight Loss, In One Video

If you want to lose weight, diet and exercise are both important. However, that doesn’t mean they’re equally important. This video explains why changing your diet has a bigger effect on your weight loss than exercise.


Briefly: Best Of Super Bowl, New Bourne Trailer, Cheap Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Top 10 Super Bowl half-time shows, watch the new Jason Bourne trailer, get a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge for $709.


Build A Little Text-to-Speech Machine With A Raspberry Pi

Ever wanted your Raspberry Pi to talk to you? Adafruit has a guide for adding speech synthesis to a Pi so it can say all kinds of things.


How To Throw A Killer Self-Defensive Punch

If you’re lucky, you’ll never have to defend yourself through physical violence. But if that time ever comes, or if you’re ever enrolled in a Fight Club against your will, would you know what to do? You’ve seen punches thrown on TV plenty of times, but do you actually know how to throw one correctly? We asked three elite martial artists and a boxer to share their best takedown tips.


Build This DIY Mitre Saw Table From A Single Sheet Of Plywood

A miter saw table enables you to support longer stock when making your cuts. This one has handy leaves that lock in place or fold down for storage.


How To Declutter Your Desk And Get Organised

Video: No matter how clean you are, somehow your desk just gains clutter over time like moss growing on a rock. My desk at home is scattered with trinkets, cables and errant soy sauce packets from past lunches, which all just get in the way. Tossing the clutter and getting organised can help you focus on your work.


Why We Get Angrier At Our Partners Than Other People In Our Lives

Humans are complicated. Sometimes we do things that make zero sense yet still seem perfectly reasonable to us on an emotional level. For example, many of us have a habit of automatically blaming things our partner, spouse or significant other. This video from School of Life explains why.


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