Lifehacker Faceoff: The Best Password Managers, Compared

You have a ton of options for password managers, but when it comes to your security, you want the best possible tool for the job. Let's take a look at some of the most popular password managers and compare them side-by-side so you can pick the one that's right for you. » 1/30/15 8:00am Yesterday 8:00am

Cobook Rebrands as FullContact, Cleans Up Your Messy iOS Contacts

iOS: When it first launched, Cobook was one our favorite address book apps for iOS. Eventually, development was stopped when it was purchased by FullContact. Now, it's back, and works pretty similar to the original app. » 1/29/15 1:30pm Thursday 1:30pm

LibreOffice Updates, Doesn't Look Like Crap Anymore

Windows/Mac/Linux: LibreOffice, has always been powerful enough to stand up against Microsoft Office, but it's also been a bit ugly and clunky to use. Today, they rolled out an update the overhauls the UI and makes it a lot more useable. » 1/29/15 12:30pm Thursday 12:30pm

Use a Raspberry Pi as a Tor/VPN Router for Anonymous Browsing

We've shown you how to use a Raspberry Pi as both a Tor proxy and a personal VPN, but Make shows off how to do both in one unit for truly anonymous browsing everywhere. » 1/28/15 12:30pm Wednesday 12:30pm

Stanford's Developing iOS 8 Apps with Swift Course Is Now Available

If you're looking to get into iOS app development, you have a lot of free options available to you, but few are better than Stanford's online courses. They've just released their newest course, which tackles Apple's new Swift programming language, and it's available for free. » 1/27/15 12:30pm Tuesday 12:30pm

Alfred Remote Triggers Alfred Actions from Your iOS Device

iOS: Alfred's best known as a supercharged application launcher, but if keyboard shortcuts aren't always your thing, their new iOS app controls all your Alfred action from a remote app. » 1/27/15 6:30am Tuesday 6:30am

Mine's user-generated (by uh, me) so it doesn't really count, but this has been my ever-growing work playlist I've been using for the last 3 years, expanding on it every now and again. Nearly all instrumental, in a wide variety of genres, from soundtracks to metal to electronic. » 1/26/15 3:57pm Monday 3:57pm

Carl Sagan's Best Productivity Tricks

Carl Sagan is a well known astronomer, cosmologist, author, and most obviously, science communicator and host of the show Cosmos. His views on science and general living are simultaneously inspirational and galvanizing. Let's take a look at just a few of his ideas that are useful for all of us. » 1/26/15 4:00am Monday 4:00am