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Dingy yellow pillows are sad to look at and, frankly, disgusting. Don’t throw a pillow out if it’s not time yet . A quick wash in a whitening solution will get it back to its pure white, original state.
Breadboards and perfboards make is easy to build all kinds of electronics, but they’re not exactly easy to understand at a glance. Adafruit has a video that walks you through the basics.
Dear Lifehacker, I just moved into my own place! It’s my first home, and I’m excited. However, I know there are repairs I’ll have to do myself, and I have some improvements I’d like to make too. Problem is, I don’t know where to begin. How do I use these tools, and where do I even get them? How do I make sure my work is safe and not damaging my home? Does anyone offer training for new homeowners?
Many computer games ask a lot of your mouse finger. There’s only so much rapid-fire clicking you can do on your own. If you find yourself with an aching finger, this DIY rapid-fire mouse button hack might be just the thing.
Xbox controllers: people love them for gaming, but why not extend that fondness to walking dogs and picking up their crap? That’s what Instructables user mikeasaurus decided to do, and he ended up creating one of the most ridiculously awesome ways to repurpose a gaming device.