Google Drive Files Can Be Attached In Gmail As Files, Not Just Links

When Google first introduced the ability to attach files from Drive directly in Gmail, it originally only supported sharing links. Now, you can attach the files directly.


'It's Good To Be Uncomfortable'

Nobody really likes to be uncomfortable, but it’s a necessity for creative living. As animator Mark Phillips reminds us, when you get comfortable, you stop creating new things.


Most Popular Windows Posts Of 2014

We have to wait until 2015 for the next new version of Windows, but there was plenty of news on the Windows front nonetheless. These are the 10 most popular Windows posts from Lifehacker in 2014.


Briefly: Win A 20th Anniversary PS4, New Game Of Thrones Footage

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Win a 20th Anniversary Limited Edition PlayStation 4, last-minute Christmas gift ideas for girlfriends, new Game Of Thrones Season 5 footage.


Develop Stronger Accountability By Refusing To Use 'Viable Excuses'

Using too many excuses can eventually catch up with you in a bad way. Even using legitimate excuses too often can create a habit of always finding something to fall back on. By stopping the use of excuses, you can become more responsible and accountable.


Ask Two Irrational Questions To Persuade People To Do What You Want

Persuading someone to do what you want isn’t easy. Writer Daniel Pink points out that the real trick is to get someone to articulate their own reasons for doing something. One way to do that is to ask a couple of irrational questions.


Add Continuity Support To Older Macs With A Bluetooth Dongle

Continuity is one of the cooler sets of features in OS X Yosemite, but it’s limited to newer Macs that support Bluetooth LE. Now, you can easily add that feature to your older Mac with a Bluetooth dongle and a bit of software.


Group Text+ And Email+ Make Group Conversations Easy And Quick

iOS: Sending a group message, whether it’s over email or text message, is never particularly easy. Group Text+ and Email+ aim to make the process a bit easier and more simplified.


Search Files In Google Drive From The Search App In Android

Today, Google gave its Search app the ability to find your files stored in Drive with a simple voice command. Just say “Search for [whatever] on Drive” and the app will pick it up.


Noizio Plays Ambient Sounds To Help You Focus

Mac: There are plenty of tools to help you focus with a little ambient sound, whether it’s raindrops falling, the buzz of a cafe or something else. Noizio is a little different, because it brings those sounds to the desktop in the form of a menubar app for your Mac.