Life & Style

July 5, 2019
By Nick Douglas
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How to Cope With a Declining Career

Your career is probably going to peak 10-20 years before you retire. After that, you’re likely to reach the unhappiest point in your adult life. If you’re not ready for it, the late-career decline...

July 11, 2019
By Steven Kurutz
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A Tour of the Tour Buses

“Can’t wait to get on the road again,” goes the Willie Nelson song. Here’s how two bands — one in a van, one in an, er, bigger conveyance — go from gig to gig.

July 8, 2019
By Kathryn Shattuck
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Enthralled by ‘Euphoria’? Hunter Schafer Knows Why (It’s Because of Her)

The transgender actress talks about her newfound fame, raves about Zendaya and explains why she doesn’t want to be called an activist.

July 2, 2019
By Nick Douglas
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Keep a Worry Diary in Your Notes App

Stress and anxiety never fully disappear from your life; they only move from target to target. But dealing with your next worry can be easier if you reflect on your past worries. Reviewing old worries...

July 5, 2019
By Engadget
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The best games for your smartphone

Sorry, but mobile gaming is the biggest player in the video game market. In 2018, it made almost half of the industry's global revenue. Smartphone games once existed separately from console and PC tit...

July 11, 2019
By Nicole Dieker on Two Cents, shared by Nicole Dieker to Lifehacker
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What to Do With Unexpected Money

Whether you finally landed that big client or you finally won the lottery, an influx of surprise cash is always a good thing. And it also requires some planning. Here are my thoughts on the best ways ...

June 20, 2019
By Courtney Lynch
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Should you buy the Fitbit Inspire HR or the Samsung Galaxy Fit?

The wearable market is continuously growing, which can make it rather challenging to keep up with all the options. We've studied them all and compiled the facts to help you make the best choice possib...

July 16, 2019
By Joseph Green
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Prime Day deal: The Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1 Bluetooth speaker is now under £135

TL;DR: The ultra-portable Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1 Bluetooth speaker is down to under £134.99, saving you over £95 on list price. When it comes to Bluetooth speakers, portability is everything. You...

July 2, 2019
By Jayla Andrulonis
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This Frigidaire retro mini fridge is on sale for $119 at Walmart

TL; DR: You can score this surprisingly spacious Frigidaire retro mini fridge for $119, down from its usual price of $169, saving you $50. Tiny appliances aren’t just reserved for the minimalist loo...

July 8, 2019
By Mark Frauenfelder
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Check out this cool synthesizer based on the cellular automaton, Game of Life

I'm a fan of Love Hultén's electronic projects, which usually involve midcentury style industrial design and retro video games. In this video, he shows off his latest creation, the Evoboxx: Evoboxx i...

July 12, 2019
By Greg Kumparak
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Steam Labs lets you peek into Valve’s experimental projects

Like most companies, much of what Valve (the company behind the hugely popular Steam game store) tinkers with behind the scenes never sees the light of day. Concepts are born, torn apart and rebuilt, ...

July 16, 2019
By Scott Gilbertson, Jeffrey Van Camp
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Amazon Prime Day 2019: Best Deals on Travel Gear

Save big on helpful basic tech and travel gear with Prime Day's best deals on memory cards, chargers, and more.

June 21, 2019
By The Salty Waitress on The Takeout, shared by Virginia K. Smith to Lifehacker
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Ask The Salty Waitress: Why do servers ask if you’ve been to the restaurant before?

Hey Salty: WHYYYYY do servers ask if you’ve been to the restaurant before? Read more...

June 28, 2019
By Samantha Schnurr
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Beth Chapman to Be Honored With Memorial Service in Hawaii - E! Online

Beth Chapman to Be Honored With Memorial Service in Hawaii E! Online Fans invited to public memorial for Beth Chapman CANOE Dog the Bounty Hunter Reveals Wife Beth Chapman's Last Words Taste of Countr...

July 10, 2019
By Melanie Pinola
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The Best Ways to Improve Your Communication Skills

We learn to talk at an early age, but most of us don’t have formal training on how to effectively communicate with others. That’s unfortunate, because it’s one of the most important life skills ...

June 28, 2019
By Angela Watercutter
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5 Queer People on How They Found Their Chosen Families

Whether online or IRL, here's how five LGBTQ+ people found their community.

June 23, 2019
By Emma Dibdin
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8 Podcasts for the Spiritual Searcher

Even as organized religion loses adherents, Americans continue to seek higher meaning in their lives.

July 9, 2019
By Alex Smith
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Find the time to shop this Fossil Gen 4 Sport Smartwatch sale at Amazon

Powered with Wear OS by Google, the Fossil Gen 4 Sport Smartwatch is fully-featured with the ability to receive notifications from your phone, manage your calendar, control music you're listening to, ...

July 15, 2019
By Jamelle Bouie
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Trump’s America Is a ‘White Man’s Country’

His racist idea of citizenship is an old one, brought back from the margins of American politics.

June 28, 2019
By Andrew Webster
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One of Nintendo’s top designers says he always wanted a tool like Super Mario Maker

Takashi Tezuka has worked on nearly every Mario game, from Super Mario Bros. on the NES to Super Mario Run on the iPhone, and he says he always wished he had a creation tool like Super Mario Maker 2 f...

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