DIY: How to Scam Free Drinks

1) Hey, it’s your birthday. Warning – this only works once a year unless you put on a phony mustache and use a bogus foreign accent. 2) I just lost my job. A hard sell in a tough economy, but believable. A good story is a must. 3) Slip into the crowd. If you see a group drinking, mosey up ...

This free app wants to be your DIY security destination

Manything is a free iOS app that can convert your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad into a security camera in under a minute. Then, you can use a second iOS device as your mobile monitor or opt to keep an eye on things from the Manything Web app. This is an incredibly convenient way to experiment with DIY security — …