See Which iPhone 6 Size is Best for You with These Printable Cutouts

Today Apple announced the iPhone 6 with a 4.7 inch screen and the iPhone 6 Plus with a 5.5 inch screen. Preorders start soon on September 12th—with an official release on the 19th—so if you're not sure how the screen and size of each model will feel in your hands, these printable cutouts can help you get a good idea. » 9/14/14 3:57am Yesterday 3:57am

How to Upgrade to the Latest iPhone for Free

Upgrading to the newest iPhone hardware means shelling out $200-$400 on contract. If you want to upgrade but don't have the cash, here's how to sell your old iPhone to cover the cost of the new one and then some. » 9/14/14 3:56am Yesterday 3:56am

This Is the iPhone 6 You Should Get

Another year, another new iPhone. In fact this year, there are two new Apple flagships, the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. That adds just another layer of confusion to the many configuration options you're going to have to parse. So which iPhone should you buy when pre-orders open at midnight… » 9/12/14 1:33pm Friday 1:33pm

Why We Need Apple

It's no secret that I'm an Android guy. I worked for two years at an Android-focused site and I own multiple devices with "Nexus" in the name. Still, I couldn't be happier about Apple's announcements yesterday. Why? Because what Apple does affects us all. » 9/11/14 12:30pm Thursday 12:30pm

Windows 9 Rumor Roundup: Everything We Think We Know

Windows 8 has been limping through its existence for just about two years now, and despite the fact that its continual updates have improved it a fair bit, the numbers aren't encouraging. Microsoft knows this, and the rumors surrounding Windows 9 show that it's going to be a move back to more familiar territory.… » 9/11/14 12:28pm Thursday 12:28pm

Steve Jobs' Best Productivity Tricks

Regardless of how your feel about Apple, Steve Jobs was an incredibly prolific CEO who was more than just the face of the company. Before his death in 2011, he managed to change the face of Apple and provide a unique workplace lauded for its productivity. Let's take a look at just a few of the ways he did it. » 9/10/14 11:52am Wednesday 11:52am

​iPhone 6 Plus: Everything You Need to Know About Apple's Jumbo Phone

The 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus is Apple's biggest iPhone to date. It's one of two new iPhones the company is introducing today, and the Plus means, obviously, that this is the biggest iPhone 6. Here's what you need to know about Apple's massive smartphone future. » 9/10/14 8:47am Wednesday 8:47am

Everything Apple Announced Yesterday

This is Apple's biggest year yet—the line may sound trite, but at least this time, it actually holds some weight. Yesterday, not only did Apple finally give in to a (way) bigger iPhone, but after years of what's seemed like years of will-they-or-won't-they, Apple has finally entered the smartwatch game. And at least… » 9/10/14 8:47am Wednesday 8:47am

iPhone 6 Plus Hands-On: It's So Big

Say hello to Apple's 5.5-inch powerhouse smartphone, the iPhone 6 Plus. It's the largest phone that our favorite Cupertino fruit company has ever produced, and we just got our hot little hands on its big, honking chassis. Seriously, compared to any iPhone you've ever held, this handset is HUGE! It's amazingly thin,… » 9/10/14 8:45am Wednesday 8:45am

The Complete Guide to Avoiding (and Removing) Windows Crapware

Windows has a lot going for it, but it's also saddled with one of computing's biggest annoyances: crapware. Here's everything you need to know about identifying, avoiding, and removing unwanted software from your system. » 9/05/14 12:35pm 9/05/14 12:35pm

Our iPhone 6 Liveblog Starts Right Here Right Now

Welcome friends! Today, Apple's going to take the wrapping off of the iPhone 6, possibly a larger iPhone 6L, and even more possibly the fabled iWatch. We'll be covering it all live, right here. Join us! » 9/04/14 12:41pm 9/04/14 12:41pm

How to Create a Custom Google Now Command for Anything on Android

Google Now already has a ton of useful voice commands built in. Thanks to a recent update to Tasker plugin AutoVoice, though, you can now create your own commands that plug directly into Google Now to accomplish anything that Tasker can do with nothing but your voice. » 7/31/14 1:44pm 7/31/14 1:44pm

Hands On With The World's First HUD Motorcycle Helmet

With a 180° rearview camera, Bluetooth and futuristic styling, Skully Helmets is bringing a fighter pilot-style Heads Up Display to your everyday motorcycle ride. We're the first publication to experience Skully in the real world. » 7/23/14 4:40am 7/23/14 4:40am

Lifehacker Pack for Android: Our List of the Essential Android Apps

In just a few short years, Android has grown from a small project within Google to the most prolific mobile operating system on the planet. The app ecosystem has grown right along with it. In our annual Lifehacker Pack for Android, we chose the best, most useful, and most essential apps you could ever need on your… » 7/17/14 4:43am 7/17/14 4:43am