Use Canned Responses To Create Multiple Email Signatures In Gmail

One of the downsides to a default email signature is that you have to manually change it each time. Give yourself a little more flexibility with canned responses instead.


Focus On Creating An Importance Hierarchy When Presenting Information

Presenting information is an art unto itself. Whether it’s an email, PowerPoint or a speech, there’s a tendency to pack as much information into as little space as possible. It turns out it may be more important to create a hierarchy of information first.


How To Keep A Phone Scammer Occupied For As Much Time As Possible

Phone scammers pretending to be from Microsoft/Telstra/whoever to scam information and infect your computer are parasites, criminals and public nuisances. If you have the time to spare, keeping them on the line as long as possible is an easy way to improve the world for everybody.


This Video Explains The Difference Between Confidence And Arrogance

Confidence can take you a long way, but don’t mistake it for arrogance — one seeks to lift others up from a place of satisfaction with yourself, and the other seeks to diminish others because of insecurity. In this video, Aaron from I Am Alpha M describes the difference beautifully.


Use Your Audience To Prove Your Point Instead Of A Slide

Often, when giving a presentation, we have to show statistics to illustrate our point. Instead of using a slide, consider getting the audience involved to help them understand the numbers.


Blab Sends Quick Video Messages To Anyone

Android/iOS: Most messenger apps depend on both parties installing it on their phones. Blab is an exception. You can record a quick video message and send it to any contact via SMS, who can open it in a regular browser. Those who have the app can also reply.


Teamreporter Builds Status Emails For You, Skips Time-Wasting Meetings

We’ve mentioned that a few regular emails can cut down your workload, but they can also cut down on the time wasted in meetings spent “getting everyone up to speed”. You can go a step further and automate those emails too, thanks to Teamreporter.


Ask LH: Are Glass Screen Protectors Better Than Plastic Ones?

Dear Lifehacker, I scratched the screen of my last phone and I want to avoid that on my new one. I’m not a fan of plastic screen guards, but I have been hearing a lot about glass screen protectors. Are they better than plastic?


BitTorrent Launches Bleep, A Serverless, Anonymous Chat Client

BitTorrent just opened up invitations for its pre-alpha version of Bleep, a chat client that’s structured around anonymity and works in a similar way to a peer-to-peer network.


The Correct Dimensions For Images On Different Social Networks

Working to craft the perfect profile at Facebook or LinkedIn? This infographic collects everything you need to know about the ideal photo size for different social networks.