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Learn How To Master Google Forms With This Handy Visual Guide

Google Forms is one of the easiest ways to gather data for your spreadsheets in Google Sheets. If you’re not familiar with its ins and outs, this visual guide shows you what you need to know to get started.


Ask LH: Should I Water Cool My PC?

Dear Lifehacker, I’m looking to build a new PC that’s capable of running high-end video games and 3D graphics applications. In other words, it’s going to get pretty hot! I’m seriously considering a water cooling solution but don’t really know where to start. So my questions are: is water cooling worth the effort and what type of skills do I need to pull it off?


Use The 'Other' Search Option In Finder To View A Massive List Of Powerful Search Attributes

Mac: It is pretty easy to hunt down a file on a Mac using Spotlight, but unless you’ve gone looking for something very specific, you’ve probably never bothered to click on the “Other” tab in Finder’s search panel. Six Colours reminds us just how powerful that search parameter is.


Make Your Own Micro USB Cable To Charge Your Phone From Another Phone

Ever find yourself with a dead smartphone battery when your friend has a full charge? Make Magazine shows you how to make your own USB cable that will allow you to recharge your phone from another phone.


Simple.Savr Makes It Incredibly Easy To Share Files On The Same Wi-Fi Network

There’s no shortage of file-sharing apps to choose from. You have Dropbox, Google Drive and OneNote for sharing just about anything on the cloud, for example, and Pushbullet is awesome for sharing files between your own devices. Simple.Savr lets you share files and text across your Wi-Fi network, and it has a simple, easy-to-use interface.


Why Every Business Needs A 'No Arseholes' Policy

There are few things more debilitating in life than a hostile workplace. Usually the blame can be pinned on one or two people. You know the type we’re talking about — they’re the ones who are always complaining and tossing around insults. They thrive on gossip, blame their mistakes on others and will happily throw anyone under the bus if it could lead to a promotion. In short, they’re arseholes.

Invoice2go CEO Chris Strode is keenly aware of the detrimental effect a few bad apples can have on staff happiness and productivity. He has subsequently implemented a strict “no-arsehole” policy to the hiring process. We think it’s a strategy most businesses would do well to emulate.


iOS 9.3.3 Jailbreak Is Clunky, But Available Right Now

iOS: iOS 9 has been jailbroken for a while, but the smaller software iterations have been relatively untouched. Now, a clunky, Windows-only and Chinese-language-only jailbreak is available for the newest iOS operating system.


Five Ways To Optimise Your Workspace For Productivity

Few things affect our productivity as much as what we surround ourselves with. Yet most of us rarely take the time to step back and really analyse our working environment. Instead, we take a ‘set it and forget it’ approach to where we work.


Google's Dialer App Now Warns You When You're Getting A Call From A Spammer

Android: Google is just as sick of robocalls as you are, it seems. The company has just announced that the built-in phone app on Nexus phones will give you a big red warning when you’re getting a call from a spammer.


Last Week's Top Downloads

Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from last week.


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