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Save Big on a Bunch of MicroSD Cards, Including the Best Price Ever on 400GB

4K GoPro footage and Nintendo Switch games take up a ton of space, but you could hold plenty of both with these discounted microSD cards.Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Kinja Deals, Storage, Tech, Nintendo, Sandisk, Lifehacks

What Apps Do You Want Us to Test?

If there’s something you need your phone to do, there’s probably an app for it. In fact, with more than 2 million apps available on both the iOS App Store and Google Play store, there are probably too many apps for it. So how do you choose the right one?Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Google, Android, Google Play, Productivity, Apps, Technology, Phone, App, Lifehacks, App Store, App Directory

How and When You Can Access The Biggest Upcoming Google Assistant Features

Google’s aptly named AI helper, Google Assistant, is poised to have a great year in 2019. Not only will the digital assistant be spreading to numerous devices old and new, but there are a host of new features coming, too, several of which were shown off at CES 2019 last week.Read more...
Tags: Google, Lifehacks, Google Maps, Google Assistant, Google Home, Google AI, Google Home Hub

I'm Phoebe Judge, Host of 'Criminal' and 'This Is Love,' and This Is How I Work

The true crime podcast Criminal and the human-interest podcast This Is Love are two of the most popular podcasts in existence right now, according to Apple’s charts. Phoebe Judge hosts and co-creates both of these independent, highly produced shows. We talked to her about her radio background, how she creates new…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Work, Career, Podcasts, Interview, Podcasting, Lifehacks

The Lifehacker-Approved Apps You Might Not Need

If I could slap one disclaimer over every Lifehacker article, it’d be this: Not every hack, tip, or app is for everyone. In that spirit, here are the Lifehacker-approved apps that I’ve stopped using. I didn’t install them on my new Mac, and I’m curious how many of you have abandoned them too.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Lifehacks, Mac Os X, Clutter, Delete

Stick to Your 2019 New Year’s Resolutions with These Tech Gadgets

New Year is considered as the start of a whole new journey. It’s the time when all of us make new resolutions. But come February, these resolutions are forgotten and never thought of again. It is the same old cycle that repeats every single year. However, you can change the trend this year and finally stick to your resolutions. All thanks to the amazing advancements in the world of technology. There are a lot of tech gadgets, particularly wellness gadgets, that can help you accomplish your goals...
Tags: Health, Technology, Goals, Lifehacks, Makemytrip

Protect Your Privacy From Your Own Cloud Security Cameras

How many people put a sticky note over their laptop webcams because they’re worried about someone spying on them? Rumors of hackers accessing webcams and USB microphones are ever-present in today’s technological world, but it’s even worse when the manufacturer responsible for a connected camera is the one leaking…Read more...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Nest, Lifehacks, Home Security, Amazon Ring

The Best Podcast Apps on iPhone Are Way Better Than Apple's Default App

It’s time to upgrade from the Apple Podcasts app.
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Spotify, Podcasts, App, Podcasting, Lifehacks, Castro, Default, Tunein, Overcast, Pocket Casts, Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, Podcast Apps

How to Grab a Quick $40 if You Bought a Lenovo Laptop in 2014 or 2015

It’s time for everybody’s favorite legal news, folks—class-action settlement time! If you purchased a new non-ThinkPad Lenovo laptop between September 1, 2014 and February 28, 2015, there’s a good chance you are eligible to claim at least $40 as a make-good for the company installing adware on its computers, hampering…Read more...
Tags: Lifehacks, Lenovo, How To Claim, Class Action, Lenovo Laptop

You Should Probably Replace Your Surge Protector, and This USB-Equipped Anker Is On Sale

Anker makes a surge protectors now, which is...incredibly logical. Their newest, largest model is down to $28 today when you clip the $2 on-page coupon and use code ANKERPS2, and includes 12 AC outlets and three USB ports, plus a flat, swiveling plug that fits nicely behind your furniture. Surge protectors actually…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Kinja Deals, Tech, Power, Lifehacks, Anker

How to Get the January Android Security Update Right Now

Google’s monthly Android Pie security update for January 2019 is available now. As with previous updates, it fixes numerous potential security shortcomings in the Android OS that could be exploited by hackers and malicious programs. While these fixes apply to all Android Pie devices, the January update also has Pixel…Read more...
Tags: Google, Android, Lifehacks, Pixel XL, Pixel 3, Android Pie

Why You Should Treat Your Email Like Another Social Media Feed

If you have a public-facing email address, wading through the unrelated PR pitches in your inbox can be a full-time job in itself. There aren’t enough hours in the day to keep up with every message you receive, so stop beating yourself up for falling behind and embrace the chaos instead. Read more...
Tags: Productivity, Email, Communication, Tech, Scams, Lifehacks

Make Shopping Fun Again With's 'Smart Grocery List'

iOS: There are so many task management apps out there that picking the perfect one for you is a task in itself—one you’ll likely want to track on a to-do list or, honestly, a huge spreadsheet. However, if you’re the one always stuck buying the groceries in your household, a brand-new feature you’ll find in’s…Read more...
Tags: Ios, Android, Apps, Shopping, Lifehacks, To Do Lists

The Five Best Work Keyboards, According to Our Readers

On Monday, to nominate your choice for the very best work keyboard, and now, you get to vote on the top 5 nominees. Of course, the comments section is open and ready for debate, and we can’t wait to hear your arguments for and against the five contenders.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Microsoft, Keyboards, Logitech, Lifehacks, Coop, Unicomp

How to Block Tracking Cookies with Firefox Focus

iOS/Android: If you care more about data privacy than anything else, you should check out Firefox Focus for iOS or Android. This privacy-themed mobile browser gives you considerable control over the data your browsing sessions share with the websites you visit. Best of all, most of its anti-tracking features are…Read more...
Tags: Ios, Firefox, Android, Mozilla, Browser, Lifehacks, Firefox Focus

I'm CollegeHumor's Sam Reich, and This Is How I Work

CollegeHumor videos have set the standard for high-budget internet videos since the mid-2000s, making fun of stuff like fonts, comment sections, The Purge, “second puberty,” failing a test, eating with rich friends, guys who play guitar to get laid, and embarrassing Google searches. Their breakout series include Jake…Read more...
Tags: Google, Work, Career, Entertainment, Interview, Lifehacks, Collegehumor, Sam Reich

Natural Remedies That Help Relieve Your Joint Pain

You're reading Natural Remedies That Help Relieve Your Joint Pain, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. If you are among millions of people suffering from joint pain and arthritis and living on pain-killers for quite a while, there is good news for you-you can have natural remedies to get rid of your pain. Whether you are facing stiffness, reduced the range of movements, and difficul...
Tags: Apple, Fda, Lifehacks, Health And Fitness, Cox, Epsom, Collagen, Natural Remedies, Comfrey, Joint Pain, Disease Control and Prevention, CBDMEDIC

The Best Starter Apps for New Chromebook Users

Despite its browser beginnings, Chrome OS is a bonafide desktop platform, complete with snapping windows, a file system, and keyboard shortcuts. As a new Chromebook user, you can also take advantage of the vast majority of Chrome extensions, Android apps, and Linux apps. (With a bit of finagling, you can even run some…Read more...
Tags: Chrome, Google, Productivity, Chromebook, Lifehacks, Laptop

What Are The Best Natural Remedies That Help Relieve Your Joint Pain?

You're reading What Are The Best Natural Remedies That Help Relieve Your Joint Pain?, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. If you are among millions of people suffering from joint pain and arthritis and living on pain-killers for quite a while, there is good news for you-you can have natural remedies to get rid of your pain. Whether you are facing stiffness, reduced the range of move...
Tags: Apple, Fda, Lifehacks, Health And Fitness, Cox, Epsom, Collagen, Natural Remedies, Comfrey, Joint Pain, Disease Control and Prevention, CBDMEDIC

Quick-Pickle Apples to Make Them Extra Sweet and Crunchy

There are still many types of wonderful apples at my local grocery store, but there are fewer than there were the week before, and even fewer than there were a month ago. Apple season is drawing to a close, friends, but you can make it last a bit longer—or make a mediocre out-of-season apple taste outstanding—with a…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Apples, Lifehacks, Pickles, Quick Pickles, Cheese Plate

The Pursuit Of Happiness: Never Stop Learning

You're reading The Pursuit Of Happiness: Never Stop Learning, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. Humans never stop learning throughout their entire life. Constantly widening your field of knowledge is going to make your life more fulfilling and healthier. These days, getting intoxicated with unnecessary information via social networks and the internet is almost inevitable. That...
Tags: Google, Featured, Happiness, Kylie Jenner, Lifehacks, Self Improvement, Self Education, Leila Dorari, Sydey

IoT Design Lamp With IFTTT

In this Instructable, I will guide you in making an internet-connected LED lamp that is both functional and stylish.This funky design object is controllable with a web-app or the online service IFTTT. The latter makes it possible to hook the lamp up to all kinds of external services like Google Assi...By: dpknlContinue Reading » [Author: dpknl]
Tags: Google, Lifehacks, Dpknl

These Were Your Biggest Tech Regrets Last Year

Wifi extenders. Secondhand CPUs. A “piece of crap” Kindle Fire. Lifehacker readers are generally smart and astute, thanks in part to the buffet of productivity tips they feast upon every week. Even the best of us makes mistakes, though. Read more...
Tags: Technology, Hardware, Roundup, Regret, Software, Lifehacks, Best Of

How to Keep Commercials from Activating Your Smart Speaker

‘Tis the season for commercials featuring your favorite smart home speaker showing off what it can do—which means you may have experienced your Google Assistant, Alexa, or Siri . And it’s annoying to have to shout, “Hey Google, stop,” or the equivalent phrase for your…Read more...
Tags: Google, Siri, Lifehacks, Amazon Echo, Alexa, Google Assistant, Smart Speakers, HomePod

Advantages and Disadvantages of Using a Fitness Tracker

Fitness tracker has bagged in immense popularity these days. These wearable technologies help you lead a fitter and healthier life, as they easily track your fitness level. Whether you are getting physically more active or training for sports, tracking your fitness is going to be easier than ever with a fitness tracker. These small tech-gadgets are going to evolve with exciting features and capabilities in the near future. In the meantime, you ought to know what the advantages and disadvantages ...
Tags: Health, Technology, Fitness Tracker, Lifehacks

Start a Google Doc of Gift Ideas for the Holidays Now

After all of the recent parties, passive aggressive familial comments, and champagne hangovers, holiday season 2019 might be the last thing you want to think about now.Read more...
Tags: Google, Holidays, Planning, Gifts, Lifehacks

How to Watch 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' on Apple TV or Chromecast

Everyone’s watching Black Mirror: Bandersnatch on Netflix, thanks to its quirky premise of a fully interactive story that lets you choose how it unfolds.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Apple TV, Chromecast, Netflix, Streaming, Lifehacks, Fire stick

Should You Be Googling Yourself?

In 2004, after being shot by an unknown assailant, one Australian man encountered some disturbing information from Google search results. Revealed in image searches and even filled in by Google’s autocomplete searches was his own name, linked with the names of local criminals, mobsters to be exact. This false information nearly cost him his very life. Yet, it was still plastered over the front page of Google search results begging the question – if it’s on Google, does it even matter if it’s tru...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Technology, Instagram, Lifehacks, Gen Zers, SocialCatfish

See if You're Using These Popular Android Apps That Overshare Info to Facebook

A recent Privacy International study found that 42.55% of the free apps in Google Play could share data with Facebook, and many popular apps share data with Facebook the second they’re opened.Read more...
Tags: Android, Facebook, Android Apps, Privacy International, Lifehacks

The Best Technology Guides of 2018

If I had to pick a theme to sum up technology in 2018, it would be “bother me less.” From social networks that collect way too much data to websites that leak your password to the world to the annual circus of hardware updates that feel less and less worthy of your hard-earned cash, it feels like now, more than ever,…Read more...
Tags: Apps, Hardware, Guides, Software, How To, Lifehacks

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