Sunday, July 26, 2009
Lifehacker has a post, with a video, on how to fold a shirt. I'm pretty sure that this is the method that my aunt tried to teach me everytime I went for a visit. Her method kept the shirts unwrinkled even when stuffed into a duffle bag for the train ride back to London.
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Sunday, July 19, 2009
The Times has an article about a proven way to improve your chances of getting a lost wallet back - put a baby picture in it.
When faced with the photograph of the baby people were far more likely to send the wallet back, the study found. In fact, only one in ten were hard-hearted enough not to do so. With no picture to tug at the emotions, just one in seven were sent back.
Friday, July 17, 2009
Thursday, July 09, 2009
triptropnyc.com would be a handy website if you were looking for a place to live (or a hotel I suppose) in New York City. You type in an address and it gives you a heat map showing how long it takes to get from that address to other places in NYC.