'Where You Are Right Now Is A Necessary Step'

Sometimes, it’s difficult to be happy in the moment, because you haven’t reached the finish line yet. The truth is that the place you’re in right now is a necessary step to reach the next place.


Build An Entire Home Automation System With A Raspberry Pi And Arduino

We’ve seen a lot of DIY home automation projects over the years, but Instructables user electronichamsters shows off one of the most complete systems we’ve seen yet. You’ll be able to use it to monitor just about everything in your house.


Enable Chrome's 'Mute This Tab' Shortcut In The Dev Channel

Ever have a tab start playing audio without your permission? The latest version of Chrome’s dev channel lets you mute the tab with a simple click.


Six Ways To Power Through Writer's Block

Writer’s block is the bane of all who seek to put pen to paper. Whether it’s your ideas, motivation or just your brain causing it, here are a few tricks to breaking that block.


The Best Cities Around The World For Working From Home

If you’re able to work from home or remotely, you have more flexibility when it comes to deciding where to live. But not all cities are friendly to telecommuting. This filterable list from NomadList ranks cities for cost of living, internet speeds, weather and more.


'Pre-Draft' Emails To Save Your Coworkers Time

Many emails we send ask the recipient to contact a third party on our behalf. If you include the suggested text, you’ll save everyone time and get the email out faster.


All The New Stuff Coming To Windows 10

Microsoft gave us a small peek at the next version of Windows today, confusingly dubbed Windows 10. Here’s what you can expect to see.


Pushbullet Adds Channels, Lets You Subscribe To A Variety Of Updates

Android: It seems like we can hardly go a whole week without some sweet new Pushbullet news. Today, the company announced a new feature called Channels that allow you to subscribe to various updates such as Steam Deals and stock news.


Six Obstacles That Hinder Your Creative Projects

I have a lot of ideas in my head. And for the most part, that’s where they stay. Even if you have a deluge of great ideas, there are a lot of ways you might convince yourself not to pursue them. Here are six blocks I’ve faced with my own ideas, and how I overcame them.


Self Destruct Automatically Deletes Files After A Set Period Of Time

Mac: Chances are that you don’t need to keep all your files around forever. If you’re looking for a simple way to delete files on a schedule, Self Destruct uses OS X’s tagging system to automatically destroy files.