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  • Deadspin Incoming Baseball Scares The Bejesus Out Of Manchester City’s Joe Hart | Gizmodo Photos…

    22m By Jane-Claire Quigley on Kinja Roundup, shared by Whitson Gordon to Lifehacker
    Deadspin Incoming Baseball Scares The Bejesus Out Of Manchester City’s Joe Hart | Gizmodo Photos of India’s Deadly, Street-Melting Heat Wave | io9 I Fooled Millions Into Thinking Chocolate Helps Weight Loss. Here’s How. | Jezebel It’s Easy to Defend…
  • 10 Valuable Lessons for First-Time Home Buyers

    38m By Trent Hamm
    In the summer of 2007, my wife and I purchased our first home. As a first-time home buyer, I knew we needed to spend a considerable amount of time researching our purchase. So that’s exactly what we did–we read as much as we could, educated ourselves on…
  • Get Out of Unnecessary Meetings by Voicing Productive Alternatives

    1h By Patrick Allan
    Some meetings can be a complete waste of time , especially when you know your presence isn’t essential. Here is a non-confrontational way to try and get out of those meetings so you can get back to your work.Read more...
  • “Slim by Chocolate!”

    1h By Whitson Gordon
    “Slim by Chocolate!” the headlines blared. A team of German researchers had found that people on a low-carb diet lost weight 10 percent faster if they ate a chocolate bar every day. It made the front page of Bild, Europe’s largest daily newspaper, just…
  • Sort Photos Automatically by Location with Hazel

    2h By Thorin Klosowski
    Hazel is already great way to automate cleaning up your Mac and it’s also great for photo organization. Blogger Jacob Salmela shares a script to sort photos you upload to Dropbox into location-based directories.Read more...
  • How to Install an Under-the-Sink Filter for Better Tasting Tap Water

    2h By Timothy Dahl on Workshop, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker
    Tap water in the US is generally safe, but in certain areas it can have a funky taste. Tap water can also contain traces of pesticides, VOCs, lead, and dirt, all of which you don’t want to ingest no matter how small the amount. Install an under the sink…
  • Don’t Fix Your Yoga Pose By (Just) Looking at the Instructor

    3h By Beth Skwarecki on Vitals, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker
    When you look at your yoga instructor (or that super talented person in the front row), you may realize your pose doesn’t look quite the same as theirs. But you don’t want to imitate others exactly. In fact, doing so can be detrimental to you.Read more...
  • A Touch Screen Drains Your Laptop Battery, Even with Touch Disabled

    3h By Melanie Pinola
    You probably already know that a touch screen laptop is more expensive than the non-touch version. But there are other, non-monetary premiums you have to pay for the touch capability, including a bigger drain on your battery.Read more...
  • Personal Finance Is Simple, We Fail When Our Money Lacks Purpose

    4h By Melanie Pinola
    The most basic rules of personal finance are pretty simple and constant . Yet it’s really hard for us to save more than we spend, and the reason may be because we lack a “why.”Read more...
  • Supercharge Your Rechargeable Battery Arsenal With This Eneloop Set

    4h By Shane Roberts, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shane Roberts, Commerce Team to Lifehacker
    We’ve seen a handful of deals lately on your favorite rechargeable batteries , but if you haven’t begun collecting them yet, the Eneloop Power Pack is the best place to start.Read more...
  • It’s called “Screentendo”.

    1:32pm By Whitson Gordon
    It’s called “Screentendo”. It’s a desktop application built by Aaron Randall, and it allows you to turn a selection of the screen to something similar to a playable level of Super Mario Bros. [Kotaku ]Read more...
  • Use the Palm Test to Figure Out If Your Grill Is the Right Temperature

    1:30pm By Melanie Pinola
    Knowing when to put the food on the grill and when to wait or turn down the heat makes all the difference between a perfectly cooked burger and the under-cooked or hockey puck kind. Here’s a quick test to get the timing right.Read more...
  • Your Roommate Doesn't Need to Be Your Best Friend

    1:00pm By Andy Orin
    When you can’t afford an apartment alone, you’ll have to share that precious space with a roommate—or roommates. Sometimes this works out wonderfully and you become best friends with these Craigslist strangers, but more often than not, it’s just a…
  • Search Foursquare for Secret Menu Items at Restaurants

    12:30pm By Melanie Pinola
    Foursquare is like a community of insiders. They’ll tell you how to get free Wi-Fi at airports and local spots , and they’ll also tip you on the things you can order off the menu at restaurants and bars.Read more...
  • PSA: Facebook Messenger Shares Your Location with Every Message

    12:00pm By Thorin Klosowski
    You’re probably aware that Facebook collects a ton of information about you, but if you’re using the mobile Messenger app, that also means your location data as well. A new Chrome extension called Marauders Map lets anyone you’ve sent a message see that…
  • Today's Best Deals: Blenders, The Bluetooth Speaker You Want, More

    11:45am By Shane Roberts, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shane Roberts, Commerce Team to Lifehacker
    Here are the best of today’s deals. Get every great deal every day on Kinja Deals, follow us on Facebook and Twitter to never miss a deal, join us on Kinja Gear to read about great products, and on Kinja Co-Op to help us find the best.Read more...
  • The Remote Worker’s Guide to Office Etiquette

    11:00am By Alan Henry
    Working from home, whether it’s once in a while or every day, doesn’t make you immune to the social weirdness that comes with other people. In fact, being physically removed from your coworkers can make communicating that much stranger. Here’s what you…
  • These Discounted Seiko Canvas Strap Watches Keep Things Simple

    10:45am By Shane Roberts, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shane Roberts, Commerce Team to Lifehacker
    Need a new watch, a knock around watch, or a Father’s Day Gift? These attractive Seiko timepieces are only $45 and available in multiple colors. Today only. [Seiko Gold Box]Read more...
  • Why You Shouldn't Try to Humblebrag in a Job Interview

    10:30am By Kristin Wong
    Humblebragging is notoriously obnoxious. But sometimes, it feels necessary. For example, in a job interview, we’re often told to answer the dreaded “what’s your biggest weakness” question with something sly, like, “I’m too much of a…
  • Improve Your "Soft" Skills for Career Success, Not Just the Obvious Ones

    10:00am By Heather Yamada-Hosley
    When you think about improving your career, you probably focus on hard skills like Excel, or design. But “soft” skills like communication , adaptability, emotional intelligence, and self-awareness are just as likely to get you noticed—if not more…