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This Three-Part Video Teaches You Everything You Need To Know About Multimeters 

Using a multimeter for your electronics projects isn’t terribly complicated, but really understanding how they work takes a much deeper understanding. YouTuber Martin Lorton’s three-part video guide is that exact kind of deep dive.


The Most Essential Electronics Hand Tools (And How To Use Them)

Video: We talk about all kinds of electronics projects and name drop a variety of hand tools. But if you’ve never known exactly what tools you need or how to use them, Adafruit walks you through everything you need to know.


Review Sceptic Makes It Easy To Spot Fake Hotel Reviews

Fake reviews are everywhere online. If you want to check whether a particular hotel’s reviews are real before you book it, the Review Sceptic tool can help.


I'm Russell Brown, Principal Designer At Adobe, And This Is How I Work

If you work with any sort of digital media, whether it be video, photos, vector graphics, humble PDFs, or animation, it’s almost certain that there’s an Adobe product in your workflow. So what are the go-to apps for someone who works at Adobe?


Sharpen Your Less-Expensive Knives With Just A Few Pieces Of Sandpaper

While you might be better off sharpening your really nice knives with a water stone, you can easily sharpen your less-expensive knives with a few different grits of sandpaper.


Most Popular DIY Projects Of 2015

We’re always looking for the best DIY tips at Lifehacker, and this year there was certainly no shortage of them. Here are some of the best DIY tips for when you want to tackle projects all on your own.


I'm Mike Rowe, Host Of Somebody's Gotta Do It, And This Is How I Work

For years Mike Rowe has been travelling across the US to meet people whose laborious, often thankless work keeps the world moving forward. And across different shows and different television networks, what has remained consistent is Mike’s sincere curiosity and willingness to learn.


I'm Max Lobovsky, CEO Of Formlabs, And This Is How I Work

As 3D printing evolves and becomes a more common tool, new companies are sprouting up to refine the process and reinvent the way designers, engineers, and hobbyists work. Formlabs arose from a huge Kickstarter success to create an innovative high-resolution printer with an eye on quality and consistency.


The Difference Between A Woodworking Jointer And Thicknesser

As your woodworking skills expand, you’ll want to consider adding a jointer and a thicknesser to your repertoire of tools. They both treat rough lumber in similar ways, but they aren’t the same tool.


Use An Awl To Punch Holes In Plasterboard And Forget The Dust

Video: Drilling holes in plasterboard leaves dust and fragments on your floor and skirting boards. Instead of using a power tool for this job, pick up a scratch awl and a hammer to make your hole.


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