Classic Hacks

How To Cut Multiple Cherry Tomatoes At Once

How To Cut Multiple Cherry Tomatoes At Once

Using two lids to slice cherry tomatoes in half is a classic hack. The lips of the lids stabilise the tomatoes, letting you run your knife through the little guys with ease. But I’m here to tell you that you don’t need two lids. You never did. You just need…

You Really Can Charge Your Phone With A 9 Volt Battery

You Really Can Charge Your Phone With A 9 Volt Battery

In a power outage, a 9 volt battery can give your phone enough juice to make a call or send a few texts. You may have seen this hack before, but it works especially well in this variation where you use the spring from a pen to connect the negative…

21 ‘Professional’ Camera Tricks Anyone Can Learn

21 ‘Professional’ Camera Tricks Anyone Can Learn

There are many ways to take a good photograph: positioning and lighting, compelling subject matter and decent equipment can all play a role. However, it’s also possible to boost the quality of your photos via a few simple tricks. With that in mind, here are 21 camera hacks from the…