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  • Saturday's Best Deals: Extension Cord Reels, Made in America Sale, Final Fantasy VII Remake World…

    Sat 10:15am By The Inventory Staff on Kinja Deals, shared by Elizabeth Henges to Lifehacker
    A two-pack of cool memory foam pillows, Final Fantasy VII Remake World Preview pre-orders, short sleeve button ups, and more are some of Saturday’s best deals.Read more...
  • Take Online Cooking Classes with Celebrity Chefs for Charity

    Sat 10:00am By Elizabeth Yuko
    With all this time at home this year, a lot of people have been getting into cooking. While some are just starting off and mastering basics like eggs (they’re harder than they look!), other more experienced home chefs are taking on new, more challenging…
  • Become More Resilient by Adopting the Finnish Approach of 'Sisu'

    Sat 9:30am By Elizabeth Yuko
    If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that most people are capable of handling far more than they thought. During the past few months, many of us have experienced unprecedented changes to our work, home and social lives. And just when you think you there’s…
  • How to Watch the Penumbral Eclipse on July 4

    Sat 9:00am By Elizabeth Yuko
    If you’re not a fan of fireworks (or the ones in your area have been cancelled), there’s something going on in the night sky on the 4th of July: a penumbral lunar eclipse. No, it’s not as flashy or loud as fireworks, but it probably also won’t cause…
  • Slip Into the Long Weekend With a Soviet Spritz

    Fri 12:30pm By Claire Lower on Skillet, shared by Claire Lower to Lifehacker
    I cannot imagine anyone is feeling very patriotic right now. If there is one thing that we can all agree on, it’s that things suck really bad in the USA, and celebrating America feels tone deaf at best. I never feel particularly patriotic, but I’m not…
  • Let Your Kids Have ‘Video Sleepovers’ With Their Friends

    Fri 11:30am By Meghan Moravcik Walbert on Offspring, shared by Meghan Moravcik Walbert to Lifehacker
    Kids are missing out on lots of conventional social interactions with their friends right now, but we’re also getting pretty good at figuring out pandemic variations on the classics. “It’s Better Than Nothing” should be everyone’s mantra by now,…
  • Wash All Your Fruit, Even the Kind You Peel

    Fri 11:00am By Beth Skwarecki on Vitals, shared by Beth Skwarecki to Lifehacker
    You should be washing all your fruits and vegetables, even the ones you plan to peel before eating. Besides dirt from the field, there can also be bacteria and pesticide or other chemical residues. So as you’re packing your picnic basket, give your produce a…
  • Remove Apps Linked to Your Facebook Account That You're Not Using

    Fri 10:30am By Brendan Hesse
    If you’ve ever signed in to a third-party app or website using your Facebook account, you should take a moment and update a few security settings.Read more...
  • Follow These 3 Steps to Pick the Perfect Watermelon

    Fri 10:15am By Elizabeth Yuko
    It’s summer, so you probably want to take advantage of having access to fresh watermelon now that it’s in season. But how can you tell which melon is the ripest and sweetest, and which ones you should leave in the grocery store? Here are three steps to…
  • Learn How to Make Bee-Friendly Gardens at This Free Online Workshop

    Fri 9:45am By Elizabeth Yuko
    Along with knitting, puzzles and baking, gardening has become another popular pandemic pastime. The sale of seeds has skyrocketed, and regardless of whether people have a giant backyard or a tiny fire escape in the city, they’ve been getting into the weeds…
  • How to Get Free Breakfast Sandwiches at Wendy's Through July 5

    Fri 9:15am By Elizabeth Yuko
    In case you missed it, Wendy’s started serving breakfast back in March. (You may have been distracted by the beginning of the global pandemic). On the surface, this doesn’t seem like something that would succeed—after all, with so many people working…
  • How Do You Move Your Desktop PC Without Breaking It?

    Fri 9:00am By David Murphy
    I try not to move if I can avoid it, which is why I’ve stayed in the ultra-expensive Silicon Valley—while working remotely for Lifehacker—instead of living like a king in an affordable, smaller town somewhere. When I do move, I take particular care of my…
  • Luminate Dark Pantries and Garage Corners With $15 Motion Activated Light Strips

    Fri 7:47am By Elizabeth Henges on Kinja Deals, shared by Elizabeth Henges to Lifehacker
    2-Pack: Bright Basics Motion Activated Light Bar | $15 | MehRead more...
  • You Should Mute Your Smart Speaker's Mic More Often

    Thu 4:30pm By Brendan Hesse
    Does your voice assistant often seem a little too eager to chime in? A recent study by Ruhr University Bochum and Max Planck Institute for Security and Privacy found over 1,000 words and phrases that Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant frequently misidentified as…
  • That Extra $600 Unemployment Benefit Could Get Extended

    Thu 4:00pm By Lisa Rowan on Two Cents, shared by Lisa Rowan to Lifehacker
    As the United States’ post-pandemic reopening plans increasingly look like a bad on-again-off-again relationship in many states, many workers have been concerned about losing their unemployment benefits. Read more...
  • Wait, Are We Going to Have Two Pandemics?

    Thu 3:30pm By Beth Skwarecki on Vitals, shared by Beth Skwarecki to Lifehacker
    Recently, headlines warned of a new flu virus with “pandemic potential,” based on a study of viruses on pig farms in China. There’s no need to immediately start freaking out, however: While it’s always a safe assumption there will be another pandemic…
  • Don't Trust Your Hotel's COVID-19 Cleaning Policy

    Thu 3:00pm By David Murphy
    Hotels are gross. There, I said it. It’s something we often forget about, especially if we’re staying at a place that’s a bit classier than the Schitt’s Creek Motel, but anywhere you sleep where 1) other people have slept and 2) someone else has to…
  • TikTok and Other Apps Are Secretly Reading Your Clipboard

    Thu 2:45pm By Abu Zafar
    A new privacy feature in iOS 14 has exposed a number of popular apps and raised concerns about clipboard privacy. In the video above, I explain why this is concerning, but not something to panic about.Read more...
  • How to View 3D Dinosaurs in Your Own Home

    Thu 2:30pm By Meghan Moravcik Walbert
    Remember when we told you that you could view 3D animals in your own home using Google and a smartphone? Well, now you can do the same thing with your favorite Jurassic World dinosaurs, such as the velociraptor above who visited my sun porch today. Read…
  • How to Combine Points and Cash to Purchase Fares on JetBlue

    Thu 2:15pm By Imani Bashir
    One of the most nerve-wracking moments of booking travel is realizing you have accrued points with your airline, but not enough to get you where you want to go. As travel starts reopening, airlines are figuring out different ways to encourage travelers to book…
  • Butter Your Corn the 'War Games' Way

    Thu 2:00pm By Claire Lower on Skillet, shared by Claire Lower to Lifehacker
    I have a summer tradition that involves yelling about raw corn on the internet. Raw corn is good and I think more people should eat it, so every summer I just start shouting and resharing this little blog I wrote a few years ago. This inevitably leads to a lot…
  • The Best Webcams for Zoom Meetings, According to Our Readers

    Thu 1:00pm By Gabe Carey on Co-op, shared by Gabe Carey to Lifehacker
    Ever since we found ourselves hurling into the midst of a pandemic four long months ago, many of us have been working office jobs with no office in sight. I, for one, am working in a studio apartment with my fiancée, our monitors back to back in a…
  • Keep Your Mind and Hands Busy With the Best LEGO Deals

    Thu 10:10am By Andrew Hayward on Roundups, shared by Gabe Carey to Lifehacker
    Featured Deal: LEGO Batman Batmobile: Pursuit of the Joker | $24Read more...
  • Can't Sleep? White Noise Machines Start at $13, Today Only

    Thu 9:40am By Quentyn Kennemer on Kinja Deals, shared by Gabe Carey to Lifehacker
    White Noise Machines Starting at $13 | WootRead more...
  • This $29 Smart Scale Connects With Lose It, My Favorite Weight Loss App

    Thu 7:28am By Quentyn Kennemer on Kinja Deals, shared by Ignacia to Lifehacker
    Health-o-Meter Lose It! Smart Scale | $29 | MorningSaveRead more...