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Monday: September 21, 2009

A collection of tips and tricks regarding how to stay awake at work.A collection of tips and tricks regarding how to stay awake at work.

Munch on snacks all day, rather than having a big meal. The key is to not get a spike of sugar intake (followed by the inevitable crash). The same goes for caffeine. Break your consumption down into small doses.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 8:08 AM | Tags (7) | work | wikihow | tutorial | awake | alert | tips | tricks |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 24 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: September 17, 2009

A handy tutorial regading how to make your towels more absorbent.A handy tutorial regading how to make your towels more absorbent.

Good to know for anyone who likes to take care of that one massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have,

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:49 AM | Tags (6) | towels | tutorial | wikihow | hgttg | absorb | absorbent |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: September 14, 2009

A handy tutorial regarding how to fix a busted Ethernet plug.A handy tutorial regarding how to fix a busted Ethernet plug.

Another common techie problem solved with the aid of Instructables.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:31 AM | Tags (7) | ethernet | fix | instructables | internet | repairs | tech | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 18 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: September 9, 2009

Eleven classic CSS techniques made simple with CSS3.Eleven classic CSS techniques made simple with CSS3.

Finally, rounded corners made simple.  You (and your visitors) still need a modern browser that actually supports CSS3 though.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Programming @ 8:07 AM | Tags (6) | css | design | web | css3 | tutorial | techniques |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 4, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to get a free room upgrade whilst staying in Vegas.A handy tutorial on how to get a free room upgrade whilst staying in Vegas.

I'll spoil it for you: be polite, gamble big, and join the player's club.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 7:55 AM | Tags (4) | travel | tutorial | vegas | wikihowm upgrade |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 18 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 31, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to create your very own cheerful Twitter bird in Photoshop.A handy tutorial on how to create your very own cheerful Twitter bird in Photoshop.

The Twitter bird is so widely known that you can design whatever you want, as long as you include a happy singing bird in it. Just let your creativity flow and that’s it.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 12:56 PM | Tags (5) | photoshop | tutorial | twitter | bird | cheerful |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Fifty free resources that will help improve your photography skills.Fifty free resources that will help improve your photography skills.

An extensive list of links as only Smashing Magazine can do regarding everything photography.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:39 AM | Tags (7) | free | links | photography | photos | resources | smashing | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 32 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 28, 2009

A tutorial on how to build your very own Nintendo arcade cabinet top.A tutorial on how to build your very own Nintendo arcade cabinet top.

Yes, I'll take two. Also, please find a way to add light gun support. Thanks.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:25 AM | Tags (6) | arcade | cabinet | instructables | nintendo | tutorial | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 24, 2009

A handy tutorial regarding how to understand... horse talk?A handy tutorial regarding how to understand... horse talk?

Ever wanted to know what a horse was actually trying to say to you? Well with these steps you can get better at understanding what horses try to communicate in their actions, verbal, and body language.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:46 AM | Tags (4) | horse | talk | tutorial | strange |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 21, 2009

Five advanced Photoshop techniques for all of you web designers out there.Five advanced Photoshop techniques for all of you web designers out there.

A great set of five quick tutorials ranging from button creation to 3D depth effects.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 11:37 AM | Tags (8) | design | development | graphics | interwebs | photoshop | psd | tutorials | web |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 30 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 17, 2009

Want to make your very own bacon-flavored candy?Want to make your very own bacon-flavored candy?

Have you ever wanted bacon and candy but you just couldn't make up your mind. Well, now you can have both! Pig Candy is a great treat that will impress your friends and make your neighbors jealous.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:47 AM | Tags (5) | tutorial | candy | pig | bacon | instructables |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


A neat tutorial regarding how to organize your Photoshop layers.A neat tutorial regarding how to organize your Photoshop layers.

...imagine what it’s like opening a Photoshop file (PSD), only to find a jumble of poorly labeled layers and folders, plus a heap of unchecked hidden layers and other half-baked ideas that didn’t make it to fruition.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:30 AM | Tags (4) | tutorial | photoshop | layers | organization |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Saturday: August 15, 2009

Top ten tricks for creatively hiding your stuff.Top ten tricks for creatively hiding your stuff.

Writing useful information on book edges. That's a new one for me.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 3:09 PM | Tags (5) | tricks | tutorial | hiding | stuff | lifehacker |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 90 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: August 13, 2009

Five classic ways to boost your note-taking abilities.Five classic ways to boost your note-taking abilities.

Covers various methods, one of which just may be the right one for you.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:31 AM | Tags (6) | tutorial | lifehacker | boost | notes | ability | retention |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 39 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 10, 2009

An interesting tutorial regarding how to make graffiti out of moss.An interesting tutorial regarding how to make graffiti out of moss.

Nice to know there is a more eco-friendly alternative for this type of vandalism.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:53 AM | Tags (3) | graffiti | moss | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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