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PaperKarma Stops Junk Mail with a Snap of a Photo

iOS/Android: Junk mail is a human misery, a failure of capitalism, a way to lose an important bill in a stack of trash. To stop getting so much junk mail, use the PaperKarma app. Take a picture of the offending mail, and PaperKarma will tell the sender to remove you from their mailing list.PaperKarma works […]

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PaperKarma Stops Junk Mail with a Snap of a Photo

iOS/Android: Junk mail is a human misery, a failure of capitalism, a way to lose an important bill in a stack of trash. To stop getting so much junk mail, use the PaperKarma app. Take a picture of the offending mail, and PaperKarma will tell the sender to remove you from their mailing list.PaperKarma works […]

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PaperKarma Stops Junk Mail with a Snap of a Photo

iOS/Android: Junk mail is a human misery, a failure of capitalism, a way to lose an important bill in a stack of trash. To stop getting so much junk mail, use the PaperKarma app. Take a picture of the offending mail, and PaperKarma will tell the sender to remove you from their mailing list.PaperKarma works […]

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How to Throw a Punch Correctly

Ideally, you’ll ever be in a situation where you’re forced to physically defend yourself. But if that day ever comes, you’re better off being prepared—especially when it comes to how to throw a punch. Sure, you’ve seen punches thrown on TV plenty of times, but do you actually know how to throw one correctly?Read more… […]

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How Can I Improve the Water Pressure in My Shower?

The fact that we have running water in our homes is pretty miraculous, if you think about it. Unlike other points in history—and other parts of the world—many of us have the privilege of turning a few knobs and being showered in clean, hot water. But sometimes the pressure of that water isn’t ideal. This […]

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How to Hang Pictures Without Destroying Your Walls

Hanging art or photos on the walls can make a house feel more like a home, personalizing your space. But you may not want to deal with any sort of damage to your walls—especially if you are renting. Fortunately, you have several options for decorating your place without destroying your walls, and it starts with…Read […]

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Know Your Rights: Photography in Public

The ubiquity of camera phones has turned every layperson into a semi-professional photographer, and social media makes it even easier to spread photographs and video over the internet like wildfire. Sometimes, those photos and videos even end up changing the course of history, or igniting a movement. Still, the rules…Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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How to Fix a Stuck Zipper

Zippers are great little things…until they get stuck. And that almost always happens when you’re either getting ready for an important occasion or event, running late, or both. But instead of ruining the fabric and your day, we have a few options for how to fix it using stuff you probably already have around your…Read […]

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Hyperdecanting: Better Wine in a Minute, You Impatient Philistine

I have only seen one episode of HBO’s Succession, but that does not mean I am left out of the Succession-focused Monday morning discourse, particularly when the episode features an eerily familiar workplace scenario or, in the case of last night’s episode, a food or beverage hack. Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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Hyperdecanting: Better Wine in a Minute, You Impatient Philistine

I have only seen one episode of HBO’s Succession, but that does not mean I am left out of the Succession-focused Monday morning discourse, particularly when the episode features an eerily familiar workplace scenario or, in the case of last night’s episode, a food or beverage hack. Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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How to Fix a Stinky Sink

Sinks—and running water in general—are wonderful things. Hot or cold water, whenever we want it, straight out of a tap conveniently located in our own homes? It’s pretty great. But sometimes, sinks get stinky. If it’s your kitchen sink, the stench is probably coming from rotting food stuck in your drain. A smell from…Read more… […]

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How to Fix a Stinky Sink

Sinks—and running water in general—are wonderful things. Hot or cold water, whenever we want it, straight out of a tap conveniently located in our own homes? It’s pretty great. But sometimes, sinks get stinky. If it’s your kitchen sink, the stench is probably coming from rotting food stuck in your drain. A smell from…Read more… […]

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How to Complain About Your Noisy Neighbors Without Being a Jerk

Unless you live in a pretty remote location, chances are you’ve heard at least some sort of noise, courtesy of your neighbors, whether it’s loud music, someone working on a car, barking dogs or screaming children. For those of us living in apartments, condos, row houses or other housing where everyone is in close…Read more… […]

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How to Complain About Your Noisy Neighbors Without Being a Jerk

Unless you live in a pretty remote location, chances are you’ve heard at least some sort of noise, courtesy of your neighbors, whether it’s loud music, someone working on a car, barking dogs or screaming children. For those of us living in apartments, condos, row houses or other housing where everyone is in close…Read more… […]

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