'Confidence Is The Ability To Move Toward Things Wholeheartedly'

When we think of confidence, it’s hard not to associate it with being successful. Confidence isn’t really about success or failure, though. It’s about jumping in and taking action regardless of what the outcome will be.


Make Your Appointments For 30 Minutes, Not An Hour, To Waste Less Time

When you schedule time for your appointments, you’ll probably find a way to fill that time, whether you need it or not. So, the next time you need to schedule a meeting, don’t give it an hour. Make 30 minutes your default.


Hide Promoted Tweets, Trends And Accounts With These Extensions

Chrome/Firefox: Twitter’s promoted tweets, trends and accounts are rather annoying and can be confusing when you see them in your timeline. If you’re not a fan, Ghacks points to a couple extensions that hide that promoted content.


Ask LH: Can I Reinstall Windows With Discs From A Different Machine?

Hey Lifehacker, I have an old Lenovo laptop and an old Toshiba laptop. I need to do a full restore of the laptop that’s still working better. Is it OK to use, say, the Lenovo install discs on a Toshiba laptop?


Jobs Of The Week: Become A Pilot, Air Combat Officer Or Air Traffic Controller

It’s a bird It’s a plane! No, really — it’s a plane. And you could be in it (or controlling it) with our Jobs Of The Week. We give you the info you need to get on the path to becoming a Pilot, Air Combat Officer or Air Traffic Controller (AKA Joint Battlefield Airspace Controller AKA Total Badass).


Don't Use Preparation As An Excuse To Procrastinate Change

Whether it’s switching jobs, moving to a new city or ending a relationship, change can be scary. Sometimes, we tell ourselves we’re planning for change when we’re actually just putting it off.


Air Drive Mounts Your Android Device Wirelessly As A Drive Letter

Android and Windows: Transferring files to an Android device is a pain. Air Drive lets you wirelessly mount your Android file system as a drive letter in Windows Explorer.


MKBHD's Dual 4K Video Production Workstation

Today’s featured workspace belongs to Marques Brownlee, better know as MKBHD for his famous tech videos on YouTube. As you might expect, this battlestation is packed with glorious gear, and it’s also a study in design balance and symmetry.


How Eye Tracking Will Change The Way We Use Computers

Eye tracking devices sound a lot more like expensive pieces of scientific research equipment than joysticks — yet if the latest announcements about the latest Assassin’s Creed game are anything to go by, eye tracking will become a commonplace feature of how we interact with computers, and particularly games.


Find The Hurdles In A Project Before Procrastinating

Let’s be honest. You’re going to procrastinate at some point. It happens. Before it does, though, spend the time — say, 15-30 minutes — to identify the problems you’ll inevitably face in a project.