Find Battery-Saving Tips For Almost Any Phone Model With This Index

Smartphone battery life is getting better with each generation, but there’s still plenty of things you can do to help keep your pocket-dwelling life assistant alive. This comprehensive index includes a wide range of battery-saving tips for models from Apple, Samsung, Blackberry, HTC, Huawei, LG, Motorola, Sony, Nokia, and even Amazon.


Train Your Kids To Follow Specific Protocols When Working From Home

Kids have a knack for demanding attention at the worst moments, especially for the parent who works from home. Practise specific work scenarios, like conference calls, so your children remember how to behave when they really happen.


The Best Apps That Take Advantage Of Yosemite's New Features

Yosemite has been out for a week now, and that means apps are getting updated to support some of its new features. From Notification Center tweaks to Continuity features, here are some of the best apps taking advantage of Yosemite.


What's The Most Evil Thing You Got Away With?

We’ve all done evil things. Some things we might not be proud of, others we indulge quietly. As we close out Evil Week, we want to know: what’s the most evil thing you’ve gotten away with?


Get More Out Of The Books You Read With An Idea Index

Trying to remember what we love about a book will leave us forgetting some of the best parts. And when we go back to try to find them, we definitely don’t remember which pages to look for. Use an Idea Index to be more effective: list the important ideas and quotes, and the page number they’re on, right in the front of the book.


Briefly: Australian World Of Warcraft Servers, Age Of Ulton Trailer Deconstructed

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including the new trailer for Avengers 2: Age Of Ultron and Australia getting its own World of Warcraft servers.


iStat Mini Stuffs A System Monitor In Your Notification Center

Mac: There are lots of system monitors out there. iStat Mini places all those stats right in your Notification Center so they’re out of the way but still accessible.


iOS 8 Jailbroken, We Recommend Holding Off For Now

The same team who released the somewhat sketchy iOS 7 jailbreak has released a jailbreak for iOS 8.1. Currently, it’s Windows-only, in Chinese, and doesn’t install Cydia by default.


Charlie Preps You For Events By Briefing You On Who You'll Meet

Web: Whether you’re meeting with a company bigwig or attending a conference full of strangers, it helps to know a little about the people you’re going to interact with. Charlie hooks into your calendar and makes sure you’re primed for every meeting with detailed information on the people attending.


Isaac Asimov On Finding New Ideas: Embrace Your Alone Time

Isaac Asimov, the science-fiction author and essayist, had a pretty good grasp on creativity. Here’s one of his best tips on finding new ideas and nurturing creativity from one of his previously unreleased essays.