10 popular life hacking from the Internet, which in reality - is nonsense
Life hacking give us cheap and inventive ways to be more organized and productive. For example, it turns out that using the bowls you can double the capacity of the built-in iPhone speaker, and the paper clip extends the life of a tube of toothpaste. But some "tips" rather complicate life and in no way save time and effort. Next life hacking, so popular on the Internet, should be avoided.
The toaster did not get a good grilled cheese sandwich.
Life hacking is that you need to put the toaster on its side and put in the two slices of bread covered with cheese. Not only that, it is a fire hazard, this method is simply inefficient. Oiled bread toaster blurs inside fat, and get a snack will not have the right texture. In addition, the bread can jump, and then melted cheese will have you all over the kitchen.
The wooden spoon will not save the plate from the escape of water from the pan.
The meaning of life hacking is to put a wooden spoon in the pot, and then the water at boiling allegedly did not pour out onto the plate. Perhaps, if something is boiling over low heat with a spoon will stop the foam, but with the sudden and rapid boiling it will not work, simply wash away the spoon.
The nail will not help you open a bottle of wine.
According to the life hacking to pull the plug tightly herded, it is necessary to drive a nail into it, and then pull it out with a hammer, together with the stopper. This tip only works if you drive a few nails into the cork. If you are celebrating the opening of its store merchandise for repair, perhaps you typed the right number of nails. In another case it is better to find a normal spin.
battery storage in the refrigerator to extend their life.
Advises battery life hacking stored in a cool place, for example in a refrigerator or freezer. Representatives of Energizer batteries the manufacturers claim that the actual low temperatures can shorten the life of the battery, and condensation can cause rust.
bottle of ketchup - not the best dispenser of pancake dough.
Firstly, you need to somehow shove dough into the bottle, which in itself does not accelerate the process of cooking pancakes. Then you have a long and painful squeeze it into the pan, while it is already beginning to be burnt (only if you do not want to make pancakes for midgets). Everything else, pancakes may have a distinct flavor of ketchup. it is necessary to you?
Put the cherry tomatoes between two plastic covers and cut them all at once is not easier than to cut them one by one.
On paper, the idea is quite decent, but in practice it is not so easy. Everywhere is the juice from the tomatoes, and an accurate and smooth incisions should forget: chopped tomatoes will be hit or miss.
If you shake the bag of popcorn, there does not fly unexploded grains.
The meaning of life hacking is that when the package with popcorn puffed in a microwave, to lift it just enough so that whole grains have fallen, and the popcorn was left inside. This tip works if you take the time to eat your popcorn. And the package will have to shake for a long time, ensuring that all the grains seep through the popcorn and fell. Obviously, it is better to leave them at the bottom of the package.
Bushings toilet paper - not the best speaker for your phone.
According to counsel, it is possible to increase the capability built-in speakers, gluing four cartons of toilet paper with his phone in the middle. The sound will not be loud, but it will be more distorted cardboard. It is better for this purpose to use a bowl that redirects sound waves upwards and outwards, and does not extinguish their complex structure.
tennis ball will not help you to open the car door.
Life hacking says that if you shut down the keys in the car, you need to take a holey tennis ball and squeeze the air out of it into the keyhole. Ostensibly air should push the necessary levers, and the lock will open. This advice was very popular in 2007, and since then a whole bunch of internet users has already denied its effectiveness, even the "Mythbusters" have done it. It just does not work.
If you urinate in place, stung by a jellyfish, it will not help ease the pain.
On the contrary, the urine may further damage the stung place, erosion jellyfish venom on the skin. It is better to take painkillers inside.