The Plug Hub Is a Pretty Way to Hide Your Ugly Cables

Hide your cables, hide your plugs! This elegant concept, the Plug Hub, can become real if enough people buy it. Think of the $24 you spend as an investment towards a lifetime of peace, serenity and organization. » 1/29/11 1:00pm 1/29/11 1:00pm

Guaranteed Awesome Gifts For the Savvy Couch Surfer

Couch Surfers—the elite who turn obnoxiously crashing on others' couches into an art form. They're going to find a way to weasel from pad to pad somehow, so here are eight gift ideas to make them—and you—more comfortable. » 11/25/10 10:00am 11/25/10 10:00am

Cablox Cable Organizer for the Obsessively Neat Geek

These little 4x4-inch Cablox pads are sticky on one side and loaded with tiny little nodules on the other, so you can wind your cables through and line them up just the way you like them. » 7/15/09 7:50am 7/15/09 7:50am

Lessev Gadget Charging Station Is Simple, Begs for DIY Rip-Off

Universal chargers/cable organizers are not new » 9/17/08 7:27am 9/17/08 7:27am, , but there are two things about the Lessev that I like. Firstly, it's simple, fairly elegant, and looks like a practical solution: pop your charger connectors through its perforated lid, gadgets on top, and connect up to a power strip inside. Secondly, it's for me to…

iPhone Apps We Love: Pageonce Is Our Cheap Personal Assistant

Lifehacker covered the web version of PageOnce already, but think of it is as a web portal that displays all your various utility, credit card and shopping accounts in one page for easy glance-ability. This is the exact same thing, except on your iPhone. We love it. » 7/23/08 8:20pm 7/23/08 8:20pm

Bluelounge Sanctuary Charging Station Has All The Wires You Need

We've seen neat and tidy ways to stick all your charging gadgets in one place before, but the new Sanctuary charger takes the biscuit by having all the wires and plugs you may need already built in. Ok, so it's actually got a power source with 11 different types of plug plus a USB socket under its lid, but that means… » 4/02/08 5:06am 4/02/08 5:06am

SpaceStation Organizer Looks Futuristically Minimal

We've seen our fair share of organizers over the years—especially since we live next door to those good-naturedly anal folks at Lifehacker—but this SpaceStation seems like it's the most minimal that we've seen yet. The system consists of a long, rubberized pad to lay your electronics on top of and a hollow bottom with… » 2/21/08 6:00pm 2/21/08 6:00pm

Hands-On With Kangaroom's Cable Organizers

We've covered Kangaroom's organizers a bit before, but for the uninitiated, they specialize in making organizers that either hide or arrange your cables and gadgets in a neat way. » 4/18/07 5:00pm 4/18/07 5:00pm

KangaRoom Power Strip Organizer Hides Your Shame

The area under our desk is a prime fire zone seeing since the wires and power strips are all tied in the biggest knot this side of Gordium. That's fine hidden under a desk, but awful in the living room or somewhere that actual people can see. Voila, the Black Box Cord organizer from KangaRooM. It's a plastic heat… » 3/23/07 3:00pm 3/23/07 3:00pm

Desk Cable Organizer For the Rich and Anal

Given that the cables on our mesk (combination of desk and mess) has more knots than a speedboat, we're not exactly the target market for this Bird-Electron cable organizer. But if you're truly anal about keeping your desk clean (ahem), then you're going to want to invest in this little beauty. » 2/27/07 3:50pm 2/27/07 3:50pm

The Shoe Rolodex

There's not a day that goes by that we're thankful our own females don't own 18 pairs of shoes in the entire spectrum of the rainbow as illustrated in the picture on the left. But if yours does, this Rakku Designs shoe rolodex will keep your footwear as organized as your contacts. » 1/23/07 2:50pm 1/23/07 2:50pm

Schoolhouse for OS X: Helping Mactarded Students Find Time to Waste

How many of you are reading this article when they should be getting some homework done? Tsk, Tsk. Well, we're not here to scold you: Keep clicking on those gadgets while you fail out of school, slacker! No? Well here's a fantastic scheduler for the kids called Schoolhouse by Logan Collins. » 8/15/06 6:51pm 8/15/06 6:51pm