As a child, you may have imagined your adult diet as a buffet of your favorites, like hot dogs and Oreos. Your tastes probably matured along with the rest of you, but a childhood classic still hits the spot once in awhile. To make sure you revisit the past in the tastiest way possible, we’ve rounded up some upgrades.
Plain text has long been a favorite here at Lifehacker, but over the years most people have moved away from it in favor of specialized to-do apps, notes apps, writing apps, or whatever else. I still use plain text for just about everything, but never thought much about why I do. The more I thought about it, the more I realized that snazzy features aside, plain text is still king for portability and simplicity.
The first stage of dating someone can be exciting, invigorating, and intoxicating—but it can also be perilous if you’re not careful. If you see too many of these red flags flying instead of fireworks, you might want to look for love elsewhere.
This month, we’ve challenged you to haggle your bills so you can save cash all year long. There are some tried and true negotiating tactics that should do the trick, but it helps to get specific. Over at Rather Be Shopping, Kyle James offers insight on seven specific providers, from AT&T to Time Warner.
Your home is probably the most expensive thing you’ll ever own, and that expense goes beyond the closing price. There’s the cost of the house, but then there are other ongoing and upfront expenses that can catch you off guard. Especially if you’re a first time buyer, it helps to know what you’re getting into.
I have more things than I need. Over the last several years, I’ve made a conscious effort to pare down my possessions. Yet when faced with throwing out an old board game, I naturally can’t help but think I might need it some day. Why is it so difficult to get rid of stuff?
Pharma companies are obviously rolling in it: Ads with heroic toenails don’t come cheap when they’re sandwiched between Super Bowl plays, and neither does a certain Wu-Tang album. But many of the priciest medications are available for free if you have a coupon. Something’s wrong here.
+Phillip Tunstall Another thought is savings to the tax payer, ultimately I don't mind paying more IF I make more to compensate. I know that is a simplistic view. In reality some people get screwed in America's system but this isn't a utopia. America's system is not theoretical and therefore has it's pluses and faults which are tied back to controls and abuses.
Web: Choosing the right VPN goes deeper than finding someone trustworthy and privacy-focused—you need a provider that can offer decent speeds too, and VPNify can help you find the right one for you. The service tests multiple providers in locations around the world, and shows you the speed you’ll get with each.
No one wants to think they’re bad at dating. We especially don’t want to think we’re the bad one in a failed relationship. Fortunately, I made too many mistakes to ignore. Here are the things I learned about relationships, mostly by screwing them up first.