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  • These Popular Garbage Disposals Are Down to Their Best Prices of the Year

    1h By Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Shep McAllister to Lifehacker
    Every so often, we see deals on individual Waste King garbage disposal models, and our readers always buy a ton of them. Today though, you’ve got two different choices in Amazon’s Gold Box. Read more...
  • Earther Scientists Are Fed Up With This | The A.V.

    Mon 5:48pm By Kinja! on Kinja Roundup, shared by Alice Bradley to Lifehacker
    Earther Scientists Are Fed Up With This | The A.V. Club 5 things to know about Archer’s new Danger Island reboot | The Takeout Chefs are fed up with Gordon Ramsay’s “bullshit”—but America’s not | Read more...
  • How to Use Google's New Podcast Player

    Mon 5:05pm By Jacob Kleinman
    Google has never really had a great strategy for podcasts, leaving Android users to hunt for third-party apps to manage their subscriptions and play new episodes. (Apple’s standalone Podcasts app isn’t very good either, but at least it exists.) Now, it…
  • If You Love to Travel, You Need These Apps 

    Mon 5:00pm By David Murphy
    In addition to the stress of packing, the stress of making sure you have every electronic device securely stowed somewhere, the stress of remembering every cable you’ll need to keep your devices charged during your trip, and the stress of making sure your…
  • Shampoo and Conditioner In One: Real or Scam? 

    Mon 5:00pm By Hamilton Nolan on Splinter, shared by Melissa Kirsch to Lifehacker
    Everywhere you look, there is shampoo and conditioner—in one. The same bottle. How is this possible? Are we all being played for dupes, “yanked around” by our hair follicles as Big Shampoo laughs all the way to the bank? I sought out answers—the…
  • iOS 12 May Be Coming to Your iPhone 5s

    Mon 4:30pm By Jacob Kleinman
    iOS: If you’re still holding on to an old iPhone 5S, you’re in luck: Apple might allow you to upgrade the five-year-old smartphone to iOS 12 when it rolls out later this year. Read more...
  • I'm Alex Goldman, and This is How I Parent 

    Mon 4:00pm By Michelle Woo on Offspring, shared by Michelle Woo to Lifehacker
    Alex Goldman is the co-host of Reply All, Gimlet Media’s popular podcast about the internet. (For an intro to Goldman and his work, check out “The Secret Life of Alex Goldman,” the episode in which he lets his co-host PJ Vogt hack his cell phone, and…
  • Why You Need a Tick Scrapbook

    Mon 3:45pm By Beth Skwarecki on Vitals, shared by Beth Skwarecki to Lifehacker
    Thanks in part to climate change, ticks are exploring territory (including your skin) in more areas than ever before. They used to be rare in my part of Pennsylvania, but lately I’ve had to pull a few off myself or family members each summer. Instead of…
  • How to Break Through a Creative Block

    Mon 3:30pm By Patrick Allan
    Whether you like to draw, paint, write, choreograph, or play music, you’re probably familiar with the creative block, where you just can’t seem to do anything despite your motivation. To escape that rut, try doing what you do best, only terribly. Read more...
  • How to Create Your Own Cryptocurrency

    Mon 3:00pm By Emily Long
    If you aren’t an expert coder but have been a keen armchair observer of Bitcoin, Dogecoin, and every other increasingly niche cryptocurrency, you might be wondering if it’s feasible to create your own. Read more...
  • Download Over 16,000 Free Sound Effects From This BBC Archive 

    Mon 2:45pm By David Murphy
    Here’s the bad news: If you’re an aspiring sound designer or you’re looking for some random noise to insert into a big project you’re working on, the BBC’s new archive of more than 16,000 free sound effects won’t help you much. They’re all bound…
  • How Many Calories Are in a Scooped-Out Bagel? 

    Mon 2:30pm By Beth Skwarecki on Vitals, shared by Beth Skwarecki to Lifehacker
    Look, we don’t approve of scooping the insides out of your bagel, but you should know the truth: Scooping out the chewy insides of your bagel can subtract more than a third of the bagel’s calories. Read more...
  • Rinse Your Recyclables, People

    Mon 2:00pm By Nick Douglas
    Can you leave your recyclables dirty? A little, yes. But don’t leave them filthy, a recycling professional tells MEL Magazine. While recycling plants eventually wash all the materials they recycle, a lot of it sits around first. Excess food waste can attract…
  • How to Raise a Body-Positive Kid 

    Mon 1:45pm By Katie Tastrom on Offspring, shared by Michelle Woo to Lifehacker
    How we feel about our bodies—and how we treat them—is influenced by many different factors, but one of the biggest is how we were raised. As a longtime fat activist, I have heard tons of stories about well-meaning parents who’d talk about food choices in…
  • Hair Stylists: What Do You Wish People Knew About Your Job?

    Mon 1:30pm By Patrick Allan
    Customers can often seem rude or unsympathetic because they don’t understand what all goes into a job. Let’s give them some much-needed insight. If you’ve ever cut, dyed, dressed, or styled hair, we want to hear from you. Read more...
  • Make a Camera 'Click' Sound to Remember Whether You Did Something 

    Mon 1:00pm By Michelle Woo
    This might be one of the dorkiest memory tricks ever, but it works, so hey. Backstory: Every time I would use a curling iron, which was maybe once a month, I’d always have the exact same anxiety session about ten minutes after leaving my house. Did I unplug…
  • Quickly Peel a Head of Garlic With a Cutting Board

    Mon 12:00pm By Claire Lower on Skillet, shared by Claire Lower to Lifehacker
    There are many “clever” ways to peel garlic, but I have always been a fan of crushing the clove with the flat of my knife rather than trying to hold two bowls together while flailing about, even if I have a whole head to peel. I wasn’t particularly…
  • How to Spot Bullshit Polls in the News

    Mon 11:30am By Nick Douglas
    When you’re reading the news, it can feel reassuring when the journalist backs up their claim with survey results. But not all surveys are equally trustworthy. Thankfully there are a few telltale signs of untrustworthy polls—as well as polls you can kind…
  • Lockhunter Lets You Delete Files When Windows Won't

    Mon 11:00am By David Murphy
    It’s been nearly a decade since we last checked out Lockhunter, an incredibly useful Windows app that ensures you’ll always be able to remove files and folders that File Explorer refuses to delete. Developer Crystal Rich Ltd continues to update the app…
  • The A.V.

    Mon 10:02am By Kinja! on Kinja Roundup, shared by Melissa Kirsch to Lifehacker
    The A.V. Club Westworld is back, heavy on the violent ends | Earther The Machines That Could Darken the Sun to Stop Climate Change | The Takeout Teetotaling pro wrestler Jerry “The King” Lawler now has his own beer; won’t try it | Read more...
  • How Big Your Emergency Fund Should Be

    Mon 10:00am By Alicia Adamczyk on Two Cents, shared by Alicia Adamczyk to Lifehacker
    Each Monday we’re tackling one of your pressing personal finance questions by asking a handful of money experts for their advice. If you have a general question or money concern, or just want to talk about something PeFi-related, leave it in the comments or…
  • This Discounted Brother Printer Has Everything You Need, and Also a Document Feeder

    Mon 9:26am By Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Shep McAllister to Lifehacker
    Unless you really need to print in color, Brother makes some of the only printers worth buying, and their small office-friendly MFCL2710DW is on sale for a consumer-level price today. Read more...
  • 7 Chromecast Apps and Games You Aren't Using But Should Be

    Mon 8:50am By David Nield on Field Guide, shared by Alice Bradley to Lifehacker
    The Chromecast—that’s a dongle for getting movies and shows and maybe a bit of music up on your big screen, right? Well, yes, but there’s much more you can do with your Chromecast. All kinds of apps and games can benefit from the extra screen space—not…
  • Finally Replace Those Old Wiper Blades With This One-Day Michelin Radius Sale

    Mon 7:50am By Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Shep McAllister to Lifehacker
    If you’ve been putting up with streaks and squeaks for too long, today’s Michelin Radius sale on Amazon is the only excuse you need to replace your windshield wiper blades. Read more...
  • How I live with a tiny fridge

    Sun 10:43pm By Kate Dries on The Takeout, shared by Alice Bradley to Lifehacker
    The apartment was small, as studios are—about 250 feet, or so I was told. It was trapezoidal, making it difficult for me to imagine how my furniture could be shoved into its non-90-degree-angled corners. It was on a major thoroughfare, so I stood in the room…