Joel Lee

Joined December 2011

Joel Lee is a passionate freelance writer living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In his free time, he likes to read and write fiction, play video games, and talk theology.

Feel free to contact at joellee@makeuseof.com

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reading-online

5 Places To Read Fiction Online – For Free!

22nd October, 2013

Want to read fiction without ever paying a cent? Do so legally? A lot of websites offer you a chance to read a wide selection of fiction without putting your wallet on the line.

badlip-reading

Need A Laugh? Brighten Up Your Day With These Bad Lip Readings

21st October, 2013

Are you a fan of parody humor? If so, you’ll love the Bad Lip Reading series of videos on YouTube. The gist: take well-known clips and add hilarious lip reading interpretations.

early-adopters

5 Reasons Why Being An Early Adopter Is A Bad Idea

18th October, 2013

Are you the type of person who pre-orders the newest tech gadgets as soon as they’re available? Then you’re an early adopter. Is there a downside? Let’s find out.

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3 Awesome Social Networks Just For Gamers

17th October, 2013

Gamers are a sociable bunch and gaming social networks are proof of that.

impulsive-shopping

Buck The Trend: 5 Tips To Avoid Shopping Impulsively Online

16th October, 2013

Are you an impulsive shopper? Do you throw away money on items you don’t really want or need? Here are some tips and tricks to help you regain control.

gog-games

5 Incredible Games For Under $6 You Can Play DRM Free From GOG

14th October, 2013

GOG, formerly known as Good Old Games, is a game distribution service that focuses on classics that are natively available on or have been ported to either Windows or Mac.

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How to Write Tweets That Your Followers Will Want To Retweet

14th October, 2013

If you do it right, you could go viral on Twitter. Twitter is one of the fastest ways you could go viral today. The key? Write compelling tweets that others will want to share.

greenshot

Capture & Share Screenshots In Seconds With Greenshot

12th October, 2013

Do you still load Paint or Photoshop to edit and save a screenshot? No wonder you don’t like it! With Greenshot, taking, editing, and sharing screenshots becomes a breeze.

success

Think Big, Start Small: 6 Tips To Start A Creative Project On The Web

11th October, 2013

So you have plans for a creative project and you aren’t sure where to begin? Start off on the Web. Here are some tips to keep in mind to help stave off failure.

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What You Need To Know About Windows System Restore

10th October, 2013

Imagine the trouble you could find yourself in, if your system failed! The Windows System Restore feature could save your butt. This article explains how to create and use Windows restore points.

music-player

Lightweight Music Players Not Up To Snuff? Jaangle Will Change Your Mind

9th October, 2013

Have you not found the perfect music player, yet? If your key criteria include speedy, lightweight, and smart features, you should give Jaangle a try!

desktop-wallpapers

Need A New Wallpaper? These 5 Awesome Sites Will Get You There

8th October, 2013

Your choice of desktop wallpaper says a lot about who you are. So, if your wallpaper is an expression of who you are, where can you find wallpapers that fit your personality?

distracting-sites

Distracted By Time-Wasting Websites? LeechBlock For Firefox Will Take Care of That

7th October, 2013

Stop the Internet from taking over your life: install the LeechBlock addon. Sometimes you have to make sacrifices in order to achieve what you really want. The Internet has completely altered the face of socialization and global culture, and in many ways it has been a Good Thing™, but we’ve paid the price for it […]

clean-windows

These Are The Apps You Need After You Reinstall Windows

4th October, 2013

After yet another Windows re-install you’re forced to start from scratch. Consider this an opportunity to start off on the right foot with the best free apps Windows has to offer.

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What Does “Beta Software” Really Mean?

3rd October, 2013

What does it mean for a project to be in beta and should you care?