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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How To Workout Without Going To The Gym

9th September, 2014

It’s hard enough setting aside time for actual exercise, but throw in your commute and it can add up to a lot of wasted time. Try these effective workouts without ever leaving your home.

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Why Bendable Displays Would Be So Cool

8th September, 2014

Bendable displays are the future. Holographic displays would be more impressive, that’s true, but that probably won’t happen for a long while. Realistically speaking, flexible screen displays will be the next big revolution.

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6 Gaming Kickstarter Campaigns That Should Have Been Funded

5th September, 2014

Which interesting games would be on the market today had their Kickstarter campaigns gone a different way? Here are a few of them.

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5 Smart Home Appliances You Should Be Buying

4th September, 2014

The “smart home” concept is taking off and you should be keeping up, otherwise you’ll end up missing out on the future.

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Open Source Software Licenses: Which Should You Use?

3rd September, 2014

Did you know that not all open source licenses are the same?

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10 Cool Gaming Items You Can Get On Etsy For Under $20

2nd September, 2014

It can be hard to find unique and interesting items on Etsy. We dug through and found some of the best stuff you can get for $20 or less.

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5 Tips To Help You Get Started Casting eSports

1st September, 2014

Wouldn’t you love to earn a salary by playing and talking about games? Well you can, by becoming an eSports commentator.

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Why Usernames & Passwords Are A Thing Of The Past, And How To Cope With This

31st August, 2014

With every other hacked database and credit card scandal that occurs, it becomes more evident that we can’t rely on passwords for much longer. But if not passwords, what else is there?

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How To Start A New Job: 5 Tips You Shouldn’t Forget To Begin Well

29th August, 2014

Your first day at your new job could determine what the rest of your stay will look like. It can be overwhelming but doesn’t have to be.

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Go On A Reading Buffet: 4 Top eBook Subscription Services Compared

27th August, 2014

Ebook subscription sites are here. With a monthly fee, you can unlock an entire world of literature just waiting to be read at your convenience. Should you subscribe? If so, which site is best?

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6 Tips You Can Use To Make Your Gaming Life Better

25th August, 2014

With these simple tips and tricks, you can stave off some of the more aggravating aspects of gaming and restore your sessions to what they ought to have been: fun and engaging.

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What Is The Cloud?

22nd August, 2014

The Cloud. It’s a term that gets thrown around a lot these days. What is the cloud, exactly?

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5 Smart Hacks To Save Electricity In Your Smart Home

21st August, 2014

he trick to saving electricity is in knowing where most of your energy is consumed.

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Take A Coffee Break With These 6 Web Games

20th August, 2014

Sometimes, you just need a break from those time-consuming games that require a lot of commitment. Next time you want to lose yourself for a bit, these web games should be your first stop.

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How Does A Drive-By NFC Hack Work?

19th August, 2014

Remember the security dangers of using your phone’s NFC features? It’s been a few years since NFC gained in popularity and Android phone makers, especially Samsung, continue to push the technology with each new model. Yes, there are many wonderful uses for NFC, but they all come with a price. Consider the drive-by mobile attack. Are you at risk? […]