If you’re a renter, renters insurance is a must. It doesn’t cost much and it makes sure your property is covered in case something unfortunate happens, like a fire or robbery. The Simple Dollar’s Andrew Hansen breaks down how to choose the best policy, and which provider comes out on top.
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With Mint recently launching in Canada, they decided to run a poll to see how Canadians handle their finances. Overall, I think didn’t think we came out so badly, but there is room for improvement.
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GitHub is a website/service that we hear geeks rave about all the time, yet a lot of people don’t really understand what it does. Want to know what all the hubbub is about? Read on to find out. To understand GitHub, you must first have an understanding of Git.
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Unless you’re a natural comedian, it’s hard to come up with our own comedic material. This three step formula helps anyone come up with an easily scripted joke. Inc interviewed David Nihill and asked him how inexperienced presenters can add humor to a speech.
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When you don’t have unlimited mobile data on your Android or iPhone, every megabyte counts. Mobile browsers like Google Chrome and Opera offer a built in data compression feature, allowing you to browse with less data. There are only a few small trade-offs here.
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Some people describe the mortgage loan closing process as “signing your life away” because of all the documents you must sign. In addition to all this signing, there are also many papers you must bring to closing — many documents for mortgage approval.
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Want to earn a little money on the side, but don’t want to leave your house? Check out our latest free manual: Earn Money Online: Writing, Transcribing and Tutoring Gigs. In it, Alexander Cordova shows you a few places where anyone willing to work hard can earn some cash.
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CTRL + SHIFT + 4. Those are the only 3 keys you’ll ever need to press when you want to take a screenshot – and I’m not talking about a primitive screenshot either. You can select which region of the screen to capture or you can capture entire windows with a single keystroke.
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When retailers like Target get hacked and lose million and millions of customers’ data, they usually apologize and offer a year or so of credit monitoring services to make amends.
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Dear Lifehacker, I’ve always wondered why Blu-rays have regions, or why a music service is available in one country but not another. The Internet is global, right? And why are videos that stream in one country blocked in another? Is there any rhyme or reason, or is it all just to be annoying?
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