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Whether you're a weekend warrior or in the midst of a renovation, the right DIY gear is a gift that keeps on giving. Charge up and drill into our guide.


Being organised is not an optional choice here at Lifehacker; it's a life philosophy. Share that philosophy with others by buying them a gift that will help them become more organised.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.


Most people don't expect to see an Android app wrapped up as a present for Christmas, but a great mobile app can be a lifesaver, fill a real need in your life, and be well worth a little cash. Here are our favourite apps worth gifting the Android owner (or Android-owner to be) on your gift list.


Whether a family member or loved one is getting a new iDevice or they're already an addict, a few great apps can make their experience a whole lot better. Here are a handful of some of our favourite paid apps you can procure for a gift for this Christmas.


For any friend or relative who is still limiting their potential with a dumbphone brick, a smartphone is the ideal gift choice (and it doesn't have to break the bank). Lifehacker rounds up a selection of models to suit every user preference.


When you're brainstorming fun gifts for the Christmas, software probably isn't the first idea that pops into your head. But software can make a great gift when it's the right app for the right person. Here are some of our favourite paid apps for the Mac that will bring a little seasonal cheer -- and productivity, too.


Software isn't exactly the sexiest of all gifts, but it can actually be a great thing to give. There are a lot of apps out there that can make your friends' life easier or more enjoyable, that they might not pay for themself -- and that's where you come in. Here are some of our favourite paid Windows apps that fit the bill.