Use Find My Friends to Make Your Relationship Less—Yes, Less—Clingy

At first, it sounds like a huge red flag: Oh, my husband and I have each other on Find My Friends, the crazy woman says cheerfully to her friends at the bar. I use it all the time. Let’s see where he is now! Well, spoiler alert, the crazy woman is me and this is one of the least clingy things I do in my whole dang…

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Source: LifeHacker – Use Find My Friends to Make Your Relationship Less—Yes, Less—Clingy

Baking Soda and Vinegar Are Not the Sink-Saving Combo You've Been Led to Believe

Everyone loves a natural home-cleaning solution, not least because you’ve likely got the ingredients in your pantry already. Baking soda and vinegar are two of the most common components, and if you’ve ever seen a science fair volcano, you have a sense of why.

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Source: LifeHacker – Baking Soda and Vinegar Are Not the Sink-Saving Combo You’ve Been Led to Believe

Stop Asking For Beer in 'Frosty' Glasses

There’s a bar in my neighborhood that has a huge sign up that says “No Frosty Glasses” on it, presumably because people would ask for beer in one. While the idea of banning frozen glasses might seem like a stunt by a hipster bar, there’s actually a lot of good reasons to not drink your beer out of a frozen glass.

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Source: LifeHacker – Stop Asking For Beer in ‘Frosty’ Glasses

Drink Up This Deal on Matcha Green Tea Powder, Today Only

One of the big trendy foods of the year, matcha green tea is a super food full of antioxidants, and is thought to help improve metabolism and energy levels. This is in powder form so you can add it into pretty anything – baked goods, smoothies, lattes, and desserts.

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Source: LifeHacker – Drink Up This Deal on Matcha Green Tea Powder, Today Only

This App Will Loan You $75 Interest Free to Avoid Overdraft Fees

Overdraft fees are the worst. No one wants to get them, and chances are good when you do it’s not because you were intentionally spending money you didn’t have, it’s because you misjudged how much cash you still had in your account and accidentally bought a pack of gum or something else that’s now resulted in a very…

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Source: LifeHacker – This App Will Loan You Interest Free to Avoid Overdraft Fees

Experience 5.1.4 Dolby Atmos Audio With This Samsung Sound Bar, Now Cheaper Than Ever [Exclusive]

While 5.1 or 7.1 surround sound involves placing speakers around your room on a single plane, the concept behind Dolby Atmos is to give audio an element of height. If you don’t want to install speakers in your ceiling though, this Samsung system is one of the easiest and cheapest ways to pull off the effect.

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Source: LifeHacker – Experience 5.1.4 Dolby Atmos Audio With This Samsung Sound Bar, Now Cheaper Than Ever [Exclusive]

Deadspin The NFL’s Players Won | Splinter ‘I Didn’t Want to Be One of Those People.

Deadspin The NFL’s Players Won | Splinter ‘I Didn’t Want to Be One of Those People. I Was. I Am.’ | Jezebel Courtney Love And Frances Bean Cobain Are Still Fighting to Keep Kurt Cobain’s Suicide Photos Private | Earther How To Buy a Car and Not Totally Wreck The Planet | The Root John Kelly Should STFU About Rep.…

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Source: LifeHacker – Deadspin The NFL’s Players Won | Splinter ‘I Didn’t Want to Be One of Those People.

1970s-Era Popeye the Sailor Is Here to Give You Career Advice

Unlike actors and Ashton Kutcher, cartoon characters can’t decide what products or ideologies they endorse in their off-time. Snoopy has no say in whether he sells MetLife. The Ninja Turtles most definitely get high—they are pizza-eating sword collectors named after artists—but they have to warn kids off drugs anyway.…

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Source: LifeHacker – 1970s-Era Popeye the Sailor Is Here to Give You Career Advice

Here's How to See the Orionid Meteor Shower This Weekend

The Orionid meteor shower is in town this week, and its visit will peak over the weekend, as trips usually do. If you’re hoping to catch a glimpse of one of the best light shows in the solar system, Jane Houston Jones of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory has recommended (via Time) that if stargazers look up from their…

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Source: LifeHacker – Here’s How to See the Orionid Meteor Shower This Weekend

How to Get Kids to Do Chores: An Age-by-Age Guide  

When I read the statistic from a University of Maryland study that children between the ages of six and twelve spend only twenty-four minutes a day doing housework, a 25 percent decline from 1981, my first thought was, “Where the heck are these kids finding twenty-four minutes?!”

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Source: LifeHacker – How to Get Kids to Do Chores: An Age-by-Age Guide  

Brain Training Might Actually Work If It's the Right Method

There are a lot of people that will tell you those brain training games won’t make you any smarter, and that’s true for the most part. But a recent study suggests you can boost your brain power with the right type of focused training.

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Source: LifeHacker – Brain Training Might Actually Work If It’s the Right Method

How to Remap the Squeeze Feature On the Pixel 2 to Do Whatever You Want

One of the Pixel 2‘s most interesting features is Active Edge, which lets you launch Google Assistant by simply squeezing your smartphone. Unfortunately, Google made the annoying decision to lock this function to its AI assistant, but one developer has already found a way to get around the company’s restrictions.

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Source: LifeHacker – How to Remap the Squeeze Feature On the Pixel 2 to Do Whatever You Want