Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Stick to Your Creative Goals by Using This Theory

The next time you worry that everything you want to do creatively has already been done by someone else, or feel anxious about the...

Use Kurt Vonnegut’s Happiness Trick

English has no precise antonym for “complain.” All the closest verbs require an object: you can praise a thing or compliment a thing, but...

The Best Place to Buy Halloween Candy for Cheap

If you are planning to give out candy for Halloween this year, you should probably go all in and distribute full-size, name-brand candy bars....

If Your MacOS Catalina Installation Gets Stuck, Try This Fix

Have you had any issues installing macOS Catalina? Specifically, have you encountered any strange scenarios where the upgrade—which shouldn’t take that long to do—seems...

Stock Up on Halloween Candy With Today's Gold Box

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Zip Together Two Freezer Bags to Make One Large One

Freezer bags are great for storing all kinds of things. This week I discovered something new about them: You can zip two of them...

Sunday’s Best Deals: mophie Power Bank, Tatcha Sale, Weighted Blankets, and More

A handmade goods sale, Final Fantasy X|X-2 for the Nintendo Switch, Energizer Headlamp, and a Doritos discount lead off Sunday’s best deals from around...

Pick Your Next Vacation Destination Based on Price or Weather Using This Site

Sometimes a vacation is to a destination you specifically want to visit. Other times, you just want to go somewhere “warm” or “cheap” and...

Find Out If Your OLED TV Has Burn-In Using This Tool

If you have an OLED television in your home, then burn-in is probably a concern. Burn-in happens when the same image is shown on...

How to Quickly Find and Contact All Your Government Representatives Using Facebook

Image: Shutterstock Hack the WorldHack the WorldThe best tips, tricks and hacks from all over the globe. It’s important to know who is representing you in...

Find Out How Much Cabs, Food, and Beer Will Cost For Your Next Trip...

A few years ago my boyfriend and I purchased WOW Airlines tickets to Scotland. They were super cheap and came with a 17-hour layover...

Saturday’s Best Deals: Woot Gaming Sale, Sealy Mattresses, ANC Headphones, and More

An Amazon men’s shirt sale, eufy smart doorbell, Washington Post digital subscription, and a Beard Club box lead off Saturday’s best deals from around...

How to Use Google Maps' New Detailed Walking Directions

Google has updated Google Maps with a new feature for walking directions that makes the app much more helpful for those getting around on...

How to Find Out What Woke Up Your Computer Last

I occasionally let my desktop computer chug on a task throughout the night, and it can be jarring when it wakes up for no...

Watch Out for Scams Targeting Cash App Users

Money transfer app Cash App gives away money on Fridays. If you follow the company on Twitter or Instagram, you may have entered by...

This Scotch Cocktail Is Apple Season in a Glass

Photo: Claire Lower 3-Ingredient Happy Hour3-Ingredient Happy HourThe weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. We are firmly in the midst of apple season,...

How to Get Your Toddler to Wear a Coat

The transition from summer to fall can be a tough one for a lot of reasons—a new school year, earlier bedtime routines, new activities...

How to Prevent Apple Employees From Listening to Your Siri Commands

Apple has started rolling out new options for managing Siri data—most importantly the ability to opt-out of having Siri audio clips reviewed by Apple...

The Weirdest Subreddits, According to Reddit

Someone asked Reddit to list the “REALLY REALLY weird subreddits.” They did. They also listed a lot of cute but not actually weird subreddits....

Update iCloud for Windows Right Now to Protect Against Ransomware

Windows iTunes users: There’s a serious exploit in the Bonjour updater for Apple software on Windows that makes it possible for someone to discreetly...

How to Make Boxed Mix Brownies Taste Homemade

Boxed mix brownies are pretty much flawless. Not only can you get a whole batch for less than three bucks (the price of a...

Step Up to a 65″ TV With Dolby Vision HDR For $500

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My Fiancé Says These 'Disturbing Sites' in His Phone History Are 'Pop-Ups'

Tech 911Tech 911Do you have a tech question keeping you up at night? We'd love to answer it! Email david.murphy@lifehacker.com with "Tech 911" in...

The Best Mind-Mapping Apps of 2019

Let’s get the hard question out of the way, first: What the heck is a mind map? Think of it like a way to...

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