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  • Saturday's Best Deals: $19 Bias Light, Fitbit Charge HR, KitchenAids, and More

    1h By Shep McAllister, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shep McAllister, 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...
  • This Incredibly Popular Antec Bias Light Kit is Back Under $20, If You Hurry

    Fri 10:08pm By Shep McAllister, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shep McAllister, Commerce Team to Lifehacker
    We’ve all heard that watching TV in the dark can be pretty tough on the eyes, but an ambient bias lighting setup can make the experience much more palatable. This basic USB-powered kit from Antec is only $19 right now, and takes just a few seconds to…
  • This Labor Day Fitbit Deal Will Get Your Heart Pumping

    Fri 9:52pm By Shep McAllister, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shep McAllister, Commerce Team to Lifehacker
    Need a little push to get off the couch, or just want to recreate a viral web stunt? The Fitbit Charge HR is the best fitness tracker for most people, and you can get one for just $110 today ($40 off), which is the best deal we’ve seen on the heart…
  • This Week's Most Popular Posts: August 28th to September 4th

    Fri 3:00pm By Andy Orin
    This week we took a look at some uses for slow cookers that don’t involve food, learned how to flex our negotiation muscles on fees that you didn’t think were flexible, sized up the best universal remote controls, and more. Here’s a look back. Read…
  • Google Search Easter Egg Lets You Learn Random Fun Facts and Trivia

    Fri 2:30pm By Patrick Allan
    If you’re bored at work and feel like learning something, Google’s latest search Easter Egg dishes out as much random trivia knowledge as you can handle.Read more...
  • Make a Decadent Mini Cheesecake In the Microwave With a Mug

    Fri 2:00pm By Patrick Allan
    The rich, creaminess of cheesecake is usually only possible to achieve if you have some serious time on your hands. This microwave mini cheesecake can be prepped, cooked, and ready to eat in a fraction of the time a normal cheesecake would take.Read more...
  • Set Your Mac's Wallpaper with a Terminal Command

    Fri 1:30pm By Thorin Klosowski
    Setting your Mac’s wallpaper is easy enough, but if you’re looking to automate changing them up, adding a wallpaper to a setup script, or whatever else, you’ll need to do it from the command line. OS X Daily shows you how. Read more...
  • Most Popular Desktop Mouse: Logitech MX, Plus Alternatives

    Fri 1:00pm By Shane Roberts, Commerce Team on Kinja Co-Op, shared by Shane Roberts, Commerce Team to Lifehacker
    Logitech’s MX Series of mice handily dragged the title of “Best Desktop Mouse” to its Documents folder, taking down 50% of your votes . The MX Series won the same contest in 2011 on Gizmodo, in 2012 in Lifehacker’s Hive Five , and had its latest…
  • Arranged Organizes Web Pages Into Customizable Layouts on Mac

    Fri 12:30pm By Thorin Klosowski
    Mac: There are a few ways to customize window arrangements on Mac , but if you’d prefer to just customize the layout of your web browser, Arranged is a good option. Read more...
  • Make a Dust Collector Using a Wet/Dry Shop Vac

    Fri 12:00pm By Timothy Dahl on Workshop, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker
    Dust collection systems can be costly and are often times overkill for the requirements of a small workshop. But protecting yourself and sensitive electronic equipment from airborne particles is a concern, no matter what size your workshop is.Read more...
  • You Can Measure Your Body Fat, but No Method Is Truly Accurate

    Fri 11:00am By Beth Skwarecki on Vitals, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker
    If you say you want to lose weight, you’ll probably measure progress by stepping on a scale. But in truth, what you’re trying to lose is fat, and the number on the scale may not reflect that . There are many ways to measure your body fat percentage, but…
  • That Time Of Year!  Open Thread Time, That Is!

    Fri 10:49am By TheRevanchist on Hackerspace, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker
    Look! Football is finally back on our TVs just like God intended. I’m a bit under the weather, myself. So, I am going to keep this brief, as the NyQuil is taking effect. Go to Hackerspace for some great articles by our regulars, Elena and Moon , and maybe a…
  • Gizmodo New Pavement Made From Tires Will Save Old Faithful’s Groundwater | io9 Seriously.

    Fri 10:46am By Jane-Claire Quigley on Kinja Roundup, shared by Whitson Gordon to Lifehacker
    Gizmodo New Pavement Made From Tires Will Save Old Faithful’s Groundwater | io9 Seriously. The Latest Game of Thrones Spoilers Really Are Game-Changers! | Jalopnik This Is The Insane Video China Just Put Out Showing It Attacking The U.S. | Jezebel The…
  • Remove Water Stains From Wood Furniture with Mayonnaise

    Fri 10:30am By Walter Glenn
    No matter how careful you are, water stains happen to wood furniture. You can usually get rid of them with a liberal application of mayonnaise. Read more...
  • Today's Best Deals: Star Wars Toys, Nexus 6, Ultrawide Monitor, and More

    Fri 10:19am By Shep McAllister, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shep McAllister, 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...
  • Ask About Table Fees When Enjoying Cafes Abroad

    Fri 10:00am By Heather Yamada-Hosley
    When you travel, there are tons of fees you have to be aware of. If you’re traveling in Italy or France, look out for the table fees charged at many cafes if you want to sit down and relax a while. You can save on them by drinking at the bar, or choosing an…
  • The Nexus 6 is a Whole Lotta Phone For $350 Unlocked

    Fri 9:33am By Shep McAllister, Commerce Team on Deals, shared by Shep McAllister, Commerce Team to Lifehacker
    Read this ringing endorsement of the Nexus 6 from Gizmodo, then pick one up unlocked for $350, which is by far the best deal we’ve ever seen. Yeah, it’s basically a year-old phone at this point, but it’s still a really strong performer at this price.…
  • Peel a Tomatillo in Ten Seconds with Boiling Water

    Fri 9:30am By Claire Lower on Skillet, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker
    Peeling one tomatillo isn’t that big of a deal, but removing the papery, sticky skins from a whole bushel can get kind of tiresome. Luckily, Andrew Zimmern has a tip for peeling them in ten seconds. (This also works with garlic!)Read more...
  • Light Fires More Easily with a Pencil Sharpener

    Fri 9:00am By Walter Glenn
    Thin wood shavings make the best tinder. The next time you go camping, consider throwing a pencil sharpener in your pack. Read more...
  • Keep Labels from Smearing with Clear Nail Polish

    Fri 8:30am By Walter Glenn
    Writing labels on bottles and jars is a great way to keep organized, but those labels tend to smear with regular handling. You can fix this with a quick application of clear nail polish.Read more...