Seeking your recommendation for best eyebrow tweezers. [more inside]
What are some useful items I can give to my friend as a gift for when she leaves to study abroad in Zambia? [more inside]
ToolFilter: Can I use regular drill bits in a bit brace? [more inside]
Are there any tools to make Blogger commenting easier (posting links, etc.)? [more inside]
Chef's Choice electric knife sharpener? What model do you have, and do you recommend it?
How thin can floorboards go before needing replacing? We used a belt sander to sand the edges of our Cypress Pine floorboards back to bare timber. It looked fine initially, but now that a couple of coats of polish are down it looks rubbish. [more inside]
Recommend me a really good toolbox. You know, the kind you put tools in. [more inside]
I need help identifying a set of hand tools. [more inside]
Please help me identify online collaboration tools that might be appropriate for a national (USA) organization of (mostly) state agency staff. [more inside]
What tools and equipment do your carry with you to the datacenter / colo when it's time to work on your servers? [more inside]
Can anyone point me in the direction of an online calendar where I can cross off the days as I complete a long-term endeavor? [more inside]
Where can I find someone to cut a hole in the side of a steel metal locker? [more inside]
StupidQuestionFilter: I have a small-time blogger blog, but I can't seem to find a tool that will give me the most simple thing: a hit count for it. [more inside]
Do I really need a soldering station? [more inside]
What did the optometrist use to make my vision so much better, and how does it work? [more inside]
How can two Seattle residents best go about looking for jobs in London? [more inside]
Are there any web-based video editing services that provide "Speed up" effects to create time lapse movies? [more inside]
I have a Polycom VSX 7000 that we use for video conferencing. I'd like to capture video conference streams and publish to a web server (or youtube) for playback at a later time. (does not need to be in real time) What open source tools can I use to do this? Or can someone point me to a "how to" for this....
I'm looking to create a graphic that shows where various worldwide events have occurred and need a tool to help me out... [more inside]
What tools should I bring to my first sewing class? [more inside]
Woodworkers I need you! A dream fulfilled: We are being given a new workshop! I need help ensuring we plan correctly. [more inside]
How are people organizing their information (professional and personal) in this day and age? What kind of system is flexible enough to cope with multiple data types (PDFs, DOCs, short text notes, hyperlinks, ...), efficient during collection (when browsing the Web, when reading documents, ...) and won't get in my way when I try to use it? [more inside]
How to I get my Outlook contacts under control? [more inside]
Where to get bread making tools and ingredients in Vancouver, BC (or Canada in general)? [more inside]
What techniques, tools or resources do you use for modifying enclosures in electronic projects? [more inside]
In what order should one measure and record a three dimensional object? L x W x H? W x H x D? Is there a standard? [more inside]
I have a bunch of dull knives, chisels, etc. I think I'm looking for a bench grinder. Used? New? How do I use it when I've got it? [more inside]
Help make my new cordless Dremel my new career! Can you think of any ways to use a Dremel tool to provide paid services to people? (I promise I don't work for Dremel or whatever company makes the thing) [more inside]
I'm a not-too-handy college student who needs a final project for a required woodshop course. Suggestions? [more inside]
When migrating to Windows Vista using a wireless network methodology via "Easy Transfer", does the tool COPY the information when migrating or does is DELETE the information from the old XP based server?
Visual Studio for the confused: I've inherited a C#/ASPX Net 1.1 application from what appears to have been some fairly low-skill software developers. The language, systems environment, and cleaning up the software itself aren't problems, but what the hell am I supposed to do with all this IDE stuff? I need learning resources. [more inside]
collaborative tools, "web 2.0", community - evidence that the tech is really worth the price? [more inside]
Can you suggest an online weight tracker that meets my requirements? [more inside]
Tricking out a 4' x 8' cork board in my office [more inside]
Are there any tools for posting to multiple WordPress blogs without having to go to each site's control panel? [more inside]
What tools for social and political change, beyond litigation, protest, and legislation exist? [more inside]
Can I replace a power supply on a cordless drill battery charger with a different voltage power supply? [more inside]
Can any of you recommend a Wordpress plugin that will enable me to turn comments on/off for particular blog posts? [more inside]
Where can I find car dash prying tools in Toronto? [more inside]
Will a universal Craftsman charger work with my 15.6V drill? [more inside]
I'm looking for an application that will scan a website (or subsection) and pull out page titles and the URLs into an HTML site map. [more inside]
Tools for Life: The last [blank] you'll ever need to buy. [more inside]
If I buy an oversized item at Target (i.e. a box of Milkbones or a pack of toilet paper), the cashier will slap on a very strong, heavy-duty strap with the red Target logo on it. It's almost like duct tape, except stronger and the sticky portion is only on each opposite end. What is this stuff called, and where can I buy a generic equivalent?
As part of a demo my professor brought out some wire cutters and said as an aside "we won't use the other name for them, because that's not a nice thing to be saying". What's this other name?
Where can I purchase quality handtools within 50 miles of Portsmouth, New Hampshire? [more inside]
I'm finishing my MBA next month and am moving from my Product Management role into a newly created Program Manager position for our business unit. [more inside]
What piece of music equipment should I get for my brother's birthday? Are there really only certain types of interfaces compatible with Pro Tools? [more inside]
What applications (freeware preferred) to people usually load up on their Windows Mobile (5.0) devices? After many years getting by with a regular cell phone, my company recently switched me to an iPaq (6955). While I dislike the form factor a bit, I like the option of extending functionality with new programs. I just added Google Maps for Mobile, One Note mobile and will soon add MyLifeOrganized mobile (the non-freeware task mgmt tool I use). Any other recommendations?
Is there a cable tv listing site that suggest shows based on interests (tagging perhaps?) [more inside]
My hard drive asplode! Anyone know of any free utlities I can use to repair damaged directory structures?
Recently, one of my hard drives failed, with bad sectors all over the place. I've gotten the partition repaired, but some of the directories are damaged. What free tools can I use to reconstruct them? [more inside]