Reduce Stress During The Day With A Slow Morning

Setting up morning rituals helps start off your day right. The first ritual you pick should be a slow one. Deliberately taking time to slow down first thing in the mornings could reduce your daily stress.


Google Introduces History For Voice And Mobile Search, Opt Out Here

Google tracks a lot of information about what you’ve done, which it uses to make suggestions for products like Google Now and autocomplete. Google recently updated its Account History page with the ability to view or pause or voice search history, as well as other information from your mobile devices.


Get Better At Saying 'No' By Considering If You Would Do The Task Today

It can be difficult to remember that saying yes to something means saying no to something else. To keep this in mind the next time someone approaches you with an opportunity, ask yourself: “If I had to do this today, would I agree to it?”


Simplenote For iOS And Android Updates With Dark Mode And Font Sizes

Android/iOS: Simplenote, our favourite syncing note-taker on the iPhone, got a minor but nice update today that includes a new dark mode and the ability to adjust font sizes.


Any.do, The Best iOS To-Do App, Comes To Mac

Mac: Any.do, our favourite to-do app on the iPhone, is now available as a native Mac app. It comes packed with Notification Center integration, badges and more.


Video Briefly: Extreme Holidays, BMW Sound Hack, Before-And-After GIFs

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: new Game Of Thrones trailer, Tesla Model S versus Dodge Challenger Hellcat, the best adventure video you will see today.


Shifts Manages Your Schedule When You Don't Work Regular Hours

iOS: You have a lot of options for calendar apps in the iTunes App Store, but Shifts does things a little differently by catering for people who don’t have the typical nine-to-five schedule.


Build Your Own Fully Customisable Smartwatch

If the current crop of smartwatches just isn’t of interest to you, the custom route may be more your style. Eschew all the big brands and build your own smartwatch from off-the-shelf components.


Organise Evernote With This Powerful Tagging System

Evernote can be a great digital mind, but — like the brain in your head — it can quickly become a mess if you don’t keep it organised. Make Evernote better by using this simple tagging system, which uses just five notebooks and sets of organised tags.


Briefly: 40% Off At Taronga Zoo, WW2 Tank Gallery, Cheap Hungry Jack's

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Get 40 per cent off this long weekend at Taronga Zoo, we take a ride inside a WW2 era tank, terrible gaming tattoos.