Posts Tagged ‘Lifehacks’

Use These Tips To Make Your Next Camping Trip Easier

Use These Tips To Make Your Next Camping Trip Easier

Camping is a relatively inexpensive activity perfect for getting you away from the grind of classes and study sessions. For less than the cost of a couple nights out with your friends you could spend the weekend breathing clean air and enjoying an uncluttered night sky. There are a billion tips and tricks that an ...

Smartphones: Your “Remote Control for Life”

Smartphones: Your “Remote Control for Life”

Most college kids these days spend an exorbitant amount of time on their smartphones. When the Facebook app became available 24/7, it was basically game over for productivity. Fortunately, these amazing little devices are good for more than just stalking that chick from Anthropology of Social Classes, and may soon have an even larger hand ...

DIY Smartphone Gloves

DIY Smartphone Gloves

Thanks to capacitive touchscreens, which use the conductive power of the human body to activate, winter becomes a tough time to use a smartphone. But with a little old fashion hacking, we’ll solve that problem. We’re going to turn your favorite pair of gloves into static generating smartphone gloves using the power of conductive thread. ...

How to Disable Facebook Apps

How to Disable Facebook Apps

Who actually likes Facebook apps? For me, few things are more bothersome when browsing Facebook than clicking on an article to discover that a social reader will now take the liberty of broadcasting that I just read an article about the president’s dog to everyone I know. Or, even worse, websites or apps that will ...

Stay Warm with These Winter Heating Tips

Stay Warm with These Winter Heating Tips

For college students living in a rental home, frugality tends to take precedent over comfort. So chances are, you or a few of your roommates are obstinantly refusing to touch the thermostat in favor of being bundled in blankets. Luckily, the DIY experts of Stack Exchange are here to help you stay warm this Winter by telling ...

Tips For a Cleaner Household (The Quick and Easy Way)

Tips For a Cleaner Household (The Quick and Easy Way)

Cleaning house can be a huge pain in your spring. At the end of the day, it’s those items that just don’t seem to come clean, no matter how hard you try. From Sundays filled with laundry to Thursday nights scrubbing the bathroom, cleaning is no fun for anyone. Fear not! Here are some tips ...

101 Study Abroad Hacks—A Cheat Sheet

101 Study Abroad Hacks—A Cheat Sheet

Thinking of studying abroad, but not sure what you need to do to have the best semester you possibly can? Whether you’re going to an non-English speaking country, participating in a formal study abroad program, or thinking about doing a master’s program abroad, here are 101 ways to make your semester memorable. Choose your study ...