Most Popular Site to Buy Cheap Textbooks: Amazon

Spending a ton of money on books as soon as you get back to campus is no fun. Luckily, there are tons of places to buy or rent cheap books. Last week we asked you for your favorites, then looked at the five best sites for cheap textbooks. Now we're back to highlight your favorite overall. » 9/18/14 11:33pm Thursday 11:33pm

Most Popular Tablet Stylus: Adonit Jot Pro

If you're looking for a solid stylus that will work with any capacitive touch screen, on any phone or tablet, you have options. Last week, we asked for your favorites, then looked at the five best tablet styli. Now we're back to highlight the Lifehacker community favorite. » 9/18/14 11:31pm Thursday 11:31pm

Most Popular Investment Firm: Vanguard

If you're saving for specific financial goals or just for retirement, you'll need a solid investment broker to help your money work for you. Last week we asked you for the best, then looked at the five best investment firms. Now we're back to crown the community favorite. » 9/18/14 11:09pm Thursday 11:09pm

What Would You Like To See In A New PC Gamepad?

Back in 2013, Lifehacker asked its readers what the Best PC Gamepad was, and predictably, console controllers took over 80% of the vote, with the Xbox 360 Controller getting the lion's share. If we ran the same poll now, the DualShock 4 and Xbox One Controller would take a chunk of the votes, but the result would be… » 9/18/14 2:45pm Thursday 2:45pm

What's The Best Electric Toothbrush?

If you skimp on something, don't let it be a clean mouth. Most people don't brush their teeth well enough, or for long enough, and a good electric toothbrush can help you make up the difference. Lifehacker has put together some tips for getting a good brush, and Gizmodo and Lifehacker have both covered some of the … » 9/17/14 2:30pm Wednesday 2:30pm

What's Your Favorite Mechanical Keyboard Switch?

We talk a lot about mechanical keyboards around here, and with good reason. They're the kind of life/work upgrade you never look back from, and a joy to type and game on. Today we want to know what your favorite mechanical switch is, and why. » 9/16/14 2:30pm 9/16/14 2:30pm

Five Best Pieces of Carry On Luggage

We recently asked you to tell us about your favorite Carry On Luggage, and the huge number of great picks were some of the most interesting nominations we've had to tally so far. Now we've got our top five, and it's time to decide which bag really deserves to fight its way through security with you. » 9/11/14 3:00pm 9/11/14 3:00pm

What's the Best Carry On Luggage?

Even on the long lists of gripes I have with air travel, sitting helplessly in my cramped, hot seat as the airline loses or destroys my bag still really stands out. A great piece of carry on luggage remains safely with you, saves you a trip to the luggage carousel, and protects all the great gear you were inspired… » 9/08/14 2:30pm 9/08/14 2:30pm

The Best Solid State Drive For The Money

Samsung's EVO line was basically built to be the best Solid State bang for your buck, so it's no surprise that's 250GB mid-size model took down the win with 30% of your votes. For those looking for more storage, the 1TB model of the EVO was your third place winner. » 9/05/14 2:30pm 9/05/14 2:30pm

Five Best Solid State Drives For The Money

We've collected and counted your votes and now your five picks for Best Solid State Drive For the Money are ready to be narrowed down to a winner. These are absolutely the five drives we expected to see make it to this round, but the winner isn't so obvious, and we're looking forward to it. » 9/02/14 2:40pm 9/02/14 2:40pm

What's The Best Solid State Drive For The Money?

A solid-state drive (SSD) is the best upgrade you can make to your computer, if not your life. Today we're not looking for the SSD with the most storage or the the very fastest speeds, but instead the one that's the best bang for your buck. Where's the happy medium between speed, size, reliability, and price? Tell… » 8/27/14 2:30pm 8/27/14 2:30pm

Most Popular Rewards Credit Card: Chase Amazon Rewards Visa

A good rewards card will give you perks and benefits, and as long as you use it wisely, it can actually be a great tool to help you save money—not fall into debt. Last week we asked for your favorites, then looked at the five best rewards credit cards. Now we're back to highlight the community favorite. » 8/26/14 3:33pm 8/26/14 3:33pm

What's The Best Electric Razor?

Death, taxes, and facial hair. Shaving can be a leisurely, spa-like experience with the right equipment and time, but more often than not it's just an annoying time drain, especially if you're required to do it for work. The electric razor is the most convenient of the shaving utensils, and this week we're going to… » 8/13/14 3:00pm 8/13/14 3:00pm

Most Popular Ultrabook: Lenovo Yoga Pro 2

If you're in the market for a thin, light, powerful laptop, now's the time to go shopping for one. Last week we asked you which Ultrabooks were your favorites, then took a look at the five best Ultrabooks (and then some) based on those nominations. Now we're back to highlight your favorite. » 8/13/14 1:33pm 8/13/14 1:33pm

Most Popular Laptop Bag: Timbuk2 Commute/Command

If you're looking for a better laptop bag to carry your gear to class or the office, you could use any old padded bag, or you could use something weatherproof, stylish, and functional. Last week we asked you for your favorites, then looked at the five best laptop bags. Now we're back to crown the community favorite. » 8/13/14 11:56am 8/13/14 11:56am