Matthew Rogers

  • How To Properly Iron Shirts, Pants And Skirts

    Freshly ironed clothing looks pretty great: clean, crisp and tidy. In theory, ironing is great and once you get started it’s not even that bad, but it’s also cumbersome and something that a lot of people tend to put off. Plus, you may be a little scared of ruining your favourite shirt or dress.

  • Create Short Aliases For Frequently Accessed Pages

    You can trick Chrome into thinking that any super-long URL is a much shorter one by adding it to the list of “other search engines” in the browser’s Preferences pane. One great use for this is to get to frequently-used Google Docs files, like in the image above.

  • Want Better Naps? Sleep In A Hammock

    A group of Swiss scientists studied the effects of sleep in hammock-like conditions by hooking a dozen people up to EEG units while they fell asleep on gently rocking beds. The end result was basically science confirming what hammock-enthusiasts have been saying for years—the gentle rocking motion not only puts you to sleep faster, but…