Inbox Is A Google Tool For Conquering Your Email Clutter

Web/Android/iOS: Gmail has plenty of tools for categorising and managing your email, but that doesn’t mean Gmail users feel free of email anxiety. Inbox is a new tool from Google which provides a different way of managing your mail.


Why You Should Teach What You Know, Even If You Aren't An Expert

By teaching what you already know about your profession or hobby, you’ll learn more, potentially gain some notoriety as an up-and-coming expert, make new connections with people, and find new opportunities. And you’ll have some fun.


Remind Yourself 'It Must Not Be Easy' When Dealing With Difficult People

We all have to deal with difficult people we can’t avoid. Seeing things from their perspective helps create empathy and understand their perspective. Use the phrase “It must not be easy” to help you see the other side before you react.


The CIA Escape And Evasion Survival Bag

CIA agents need to be prepared for everything, and sometimes that means surviving on limited resources. Their survival kit is tiny, but it includes everything needed to get out of town and live for a while.


Briefly: Glowing Toilets, CliffyB's Man Cave, iPad Durability

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Glow-in-the-dark toilets, Menulog teases Bitcoin users, are iPads built to last forever?


Ignore No More Remotely Locks Phones, Forces Kids To Call You Back

Android: File this under the “manipulative apps for parents” category. Ignore No More was developed to prevent kids (or even your significant other) from ignoring your repeated calls or text messages. Until they call you back, their phones are locked.


Make The Switch From iOS To Android With Google's New Guide

If you’re not excited about the new features in iOS 8, you might consider switching to Android. If that’s the case, Google just released a guide to help make the switch easier.


Four Ways To Use Your Dark Side For Good (And Fight Evil In Others)

Everyone has a dark side, but that’s not a bad thing — you just need to know how to use it for good. Think of it this way: Batman has more anger issues than any therapist can cure, but he channels those to make the world a better place. There’s no reason you can’t do that too… you know, minus the billions of dollars and the cave.


F.lux For Mac Adds Yosemite Support

Mac: F.lux, the app that automatically dims your screen at night, has released a beta version that includes OS X Yosemite support. This includes a few new integrations with Yosemite’s Dark Mode.


Download Free Excel Templates To Manage Time, Money Or Productivity

You don’t have to excel at Excel to make the most of the spreadsheet app. Download free templates to use Microsoft’s program to manage your schedules, budget your money and much more.