Posts Tagged ‘life hack’

How To Fold A T-Shirt In 5 Seconds

How To Fold A T-Shirt In 5 Seconds

The video you’re about to watch can, and will revolutionize how you fold your t-shirts after a wash. As stated in the video’s description, this is a popular and efficient way to fold t-shirts in China. Us North Americans seem to struggle with the basics folding our laundry the correct way. So watch it once, ...

Turn Your Browser Into a Notepad

These days, you don’t have to look to hard to find a good note-taking app on your smartphone or tablet. There’s a litany of them out there, many of which are free. But what about for your laptop or desktop computer? Sure, there’s programs like OneNote, which we’ve previously recommended as an omnibus notebook for ...

Hola Unblocker: Watch Videos from Any Country

Despite all the talk about the internet being an open and free environment where two people from opposite ends of the Earth can both access the same information at the same time, certain websites still haven’t gotten the memo about what “open and free” actually means. Particularly when it comes to online streaming of music, ...

Rest Your Eyes with Eyeleo

Keep eyestrain at bay with Eyeleo. Studying can be a pain, both mentally and physically. As we discussed in our review of f.lux, a program that changes the brightness and color of your monitor, using a computer for long periods of time causes excessive eyestrain, also called Asthenopia, which can cause excessive fatigue, headaches and blurred ...

Shooting Skag for Less: Get Borderlands 2 Cheap

School is just about in session, and that means it’s time to find a new excuse for avoiding homework. Luckily, 2K Games and Gearbox have you covered. Borderlands 2 is almost here, and here’s how you can avoid breaking the bank to get your hands on it. The original game, released in 2009, was a sleeper hit. ...

The Latest & Greatest Resources Online

Bookmarking useful websites in college is on every student’s to do list. Unfortunately, shuffling through your pages and organizing your online tools can be a hassle for everyone. When organizing my own weekly bookmarks this morning, I lost track of time and ended up spending 2+ hours picking the right pages, organizing by categories and, ...

Keep Your Identity Safe With An Altoid Tin Wallet

Your credit cards and even debit cards may come with an embedded RFID chip—having a chip allows you to touch-to-pay, and swipe for convenience. But if these can be scanned from a few inches away, who knows what other devices people in public are using to access a quick scan of your wallet? If you ...

10 Online Food Delivery Services You Should Know About

The number of nights where I lay in bed after a final with a petrified mind and body are countless. That being said, the chances that my section of the refridgerator has any consumable food is about zero percent. I realize that there are college students out there who decorate their fridge with a rainbow ...

Job & Internship Opportunities

The pressure to find a job or internship in this market is overwhelming students across the nation. How are some of your friends finding such useful websites? Where are they getting the right resume help, and how are they finding these random applications? Some of your friends probably had their jobs handed to them from ...

Think before you speak. Read before you think.

I understand that many of you are busy. Between school, jobs, meetings, and friends, there is hardly any time left to read a good book. You need to find time though, even if that means cutting video games out of the picture. You are probably rolling your eyes at the screen now. I get ...

Create a Fun List to Readjust Your Perspective

College is great because (if campus life is hardy) there’s more stuff to do within a mile of you than there will be at any other point in your life. For example, off the top of my head I know that this week I have my pick of two competing Diwali celebrations, a Last Lecture, ...

Find a Better Use For Your Cheap Vodka

You probably have a $15 plastic bottle of vodka hiding in your dorm room sock drawer. Since that stuff tastes like gasoline, why not put it to greater use? Instructables has a great tutorial with 15 less-than-obvious ways to use that vodka. For example, if you wear glasses, vodka and water in a spray bottle ...