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  • How to Respond to Facebook's 'Messenger Kids' Mess

    Mon 9:25pm By David Murphy
    Facebook’s Messenger Kids app—the kind of app you put on your child’s device to ensure they can only talk to approved contacts—had a not-so-helpful bug that allowed strangers to interact with kids.Read more...
  • Mon 5:24pm By Kinja! on Kinja Roundup, shared by Virginia K. Smith to Lifehacker
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  • The 10 Best Deals of July 22, 2019

    Mon 4:25pm By Ana Suarez, Tercius, Chelsea Stone, and Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Ana Suarez to Lifehacker
    We see a lot of deals around the web over on Kinja Deals, but these were our ten favorites today.Read more...
  • What Expecting Parents Need Instead of a 'Baby Prenup'

    Mon 4:15pm By Michelle Woo on Offspring, shared by Michelle Woo to Lifehacker
    The idea of a “baby prenup” was first brought into pop consciousness by Porsha of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, and apparently, it’s now the latest (oh god) “momtroversy.” It is simply a written agreement between an expecting couple that lays out…
  • Should You Get a Cash-Back Credit Card?

    Mon 4:00pm By Lisa Rowan on Two Cents, shared by Lisa Rowan to Lifehacker
    Cash-back credit cards often take a backseat to travel reward cards. And it’s true that getting free airfare or upgrading your hotel stay through the power of your points feels somehow glitzier than a statement credit. But wouldn’t you rather have money…
  • How to Set Up Wireless Audio Sharing in iOS 13

    Mon 3:30pm By Brendan Hesse
    iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 come with a new feature that makes it much easier to share audio with your friends. Sure, you can go the “two of you use one half of a pair of earbuds” route, but that isn’t the best way to experience music or watch videos—both…
  • These Food Delivery Services Keep Their Employees' Tips

    Mon 3:15pm By David Murphy
    If you’re using an app to get food deliveries, your tip might be going right into the bank account of the company the deliverer works for, not the person’s pockets. Read more...
  • Make a Quick Salad Dressing With Hummus

    Mon 3:00pm By Claire Lower on Skillet, shared by Claire Lower to Lifehacker
    Most folks are well aware that hummus is an excellent sandwich spread; it’s creamy, nutty, savory, and friendly to almost every kind of diet. Those are all things I enjoy in a salad dressing, but hummus—straight from the tub—is a little too thick for…
  • Use These Flashcard Apps to Make Your Study Session Less Analog

    Mon 2:58pm By Lily Lou
    Flashcards are a favorite study method, allowing you to learn large amounts of material, then weed out the parts you already know. But writing out hundreds of index cards and then bringing them around with you is a pain. Fortunately, like many other aspects of…
  • Which Type of Massage Is Right For You?

    Mon 2:05pm By Melanie Pinola
    Massages are one of life’s simple—but sometimes confusing—pleasures. With so many different varieties, it can be hard to know which kind would be best for your needs. This reader’s question asks what we’ve all been wondering.Read more...
  • The Best Ways to Collect Disney Character Autographs

    Mon 2:00pm By Meghan Moravcik Walbert on Offspring, shared by Meghan Moravcik Walbert to Lifehacker
    I’ve been to Disney World a few times with my extended family, including with my son and three nieces. Around the time they were in the four- to seven-year-old age range, getting character autographs was a Very Big Deal. We did what every other parent of…
  • How to Get a Refund on Non-Refundable Flights

    Mon 1:30pm By Josh Ocampo
    Buying a nonrefundable airline ticket is a risky proposition; if your personal circumstances change, you’ll end up saddled with the cost of a useless ticket. But despite its label, the “nonrefundable” ticket is refundable—under the right…
  • What Are the Best Running Shorts?

    Mon 1:30pm By Shep McAllister on Co-op, shared by Tercius to Lifehacker
    Who wears short shorts? Runners wear short shorts. Usually. While you can run in just about anything, shorts designed for running prioritize weight and range of motion. Read more...
  • Grill Marks Are Dumb

    Mon 1:00pm By Claire Lower on Skillet, shared by Claire Lower to Lifehacker
    Parallel strips of golden brown goodness on chops and steaks may scream “summer cooking,” but grill marks are—in fact—quite dumb. I don’t say this because my apartment-dwelling ways have left me lacking in the grill department; I say this because…
  • Sign Up for Free Trials With DoNotPay

    Mon 1:00pm By Nick Douglas
    iOS: When you sign up for a free trial with your credit card, there’s a risk that you’ll forget to cancel, and Netflix or Spotify or Audible or HBO will start charging you monthly. Some services make it hard to cancel, and some, like MoviePass, even…
  • How to Speed Up Your Android Hotspot Connection

    Mon 12:30pm By David Murphy
    Being able to turn your smartphone into a miniature access point that can give other devices an internet connection—like your laptop—is one of the best features ever. It’s saved my bacon plenty of times, those rarer moments when I need to use my laptop…
  • Zappos' 20th Birthday Sale Features Over 85,000 Deals on Footwear From Nike, Cole Haan, Ugg, and…

    Mon 12:20pm By Chelsea Stone on Kinja Deals, shared by Tercius to Lifehacker
    Birthday Sale | Zappos | Promo code BDAY20 for extra 20% off select items. Read more...
  • Before You Recline Your Airplane Seat, Check the Person Behind You

    Mon 12:00pm By Nicole Dieker
    When is it okay to recline your seat on an airplane? The right answer is, of course, “between takeoff and landing.” The better answer, however, might have something to do with the person seated behind you. Read more...
  • Anker Makes Regular Batteries Now, And They're Incredibly Cheap

    Mon 11:10am By Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Tercius to Lifehacker
    24-Pack Anker Alkaline AA Batteries | $8 | Amazon | Clip the 47% couponRead more...
  • Mon 11:02am By Kinja! on Kinja Roundup, shared by Virginia K. Smith to Lifehacker
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  • Explore a Bunch of Rarely Discounted Brands In Huckberry's Annual Summer Clearance

    Mon 11:00am By Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Tercius to Lifehacker
    Huckberry Summer ClearanceRead more...
  • Gear Up For Your Next Camping Trip with This Huckberry Sale

    Mon 10:36am By Tercius on Kinja Deals, shared by Tercius to Lifehacker
    Camp Shop Sale | HuckberryRead more...
  • Toilet Paper Is Savagery: Buy a BioBidet For $25

    Mon 8:20am By Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Tercius to Lifehacker
    BioBidet Slim Edge Bidet | $25 | AmazonRead more...
  • Do Production Car Lap Records Matter?

    Sun 1:30pm By Bradley Brownell on Jalopnik, shared by Virginia K. Smith to Lifehacker
    Porsche has been on a tear lately setting production car lap records in the 991.2 generation GT2 RS at tracks all over the world. The GT2 RS is incredibly fast, that much is obvious, but that’s a known quantity at this point. Beyond just the bragging rights…
  • Ask The Salty Waitress: Can I get a refund on this terrible festival food?

    Thu 6:16pm By The Salty Waitress on The Takeout, shared by Virginia K. Smith to Lifehacker
    Dear Salty, Some friends and I went to a music festival last weekend. The first night, after we’d been drinking and standing all day, we were starving and tried to order some sandwiches from a BBQ vendor at the festival. There was a long line, and when we…