Now that you’ve polished your resume and practiced inflating your ego a bit, you’re ready to nail your job interview. You likely have answers prepared to the most common questions, and maybe even a fresh new suit, but there’s one other thing to keep in mind: Your body language.
Source: LifeHacker – How to Project Confidence in a Job Interview
Vinyl sales have seen an exponential increase over the last 12 years—2017 marking a record high (pun intended). According to Nielsen Music, vinyl made up 14% of all physical album sales, up from 2016’s 11%. Vinyl’s back, baby! It has been for a while, and if you want to get in on the game (or update your turntable. I…
Source: LifeHacker – How to Select the Right Turntable for You
Our Dublin readers were generous and friendly with their tips this week (so friendly that as New Yorkers, we’re worried we’re being conned). Several readers posted long guides with all kinds of suggestions; head to the original request post to read them all. We’ve collected the highlights below.
Source: LifeHacker – The Best Dublin Travel Tips From Our Readers
Here we go again. Radware’s threat research group recently announced that more than 40,000 Facebook users were duped into downloading a “Relieve Stress Paint” application, via a crafty phishing email, that stole their login credentials and browser cookies while they pretend-painted in the app. Worse, the attack was…
Source: LifeHacker – How to Survive a Facebook Hack
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Many of us have done a little bit of Pilates at some point; Pilates-style moves are found in plenty of workouts that incorporate yoga or bodyweight exercises. But it’s another thing to step into an actual Pilates studio and find yourself face-to-face with the famous reformer.
Source: LifeHacker – What to Know Before Your First Pilates Class
Welcome back to Mid-Week Meditations, Lifehacker’s weekly dip into the pool of stoic wisdom, and a guide to using its waters to reflect on and improve your life.
Source: LifeHacker – You Can Always Do Something to Improve Your Circumstances
Google Chrome comes with its own built-in security measures to warn you about dangerous websites and weed out phishing scams, but it never hurts to have more (or better) safeguards when you’re browsing.
Source: LifeHacker – Beef up Your Chrome Security With These Extensions
Using an increasingly sophisticated method for making fake videos, or “deepfakes,” video editors can realistically face-swap someone into a video. (As our sister site Gizmodo reports, the technology has been especially popular for making fake celebrity porn.) Deepfakes will soon make it hard to tell when a video of a…
Source: LifeHacker – How to Spot a Fake Video
Pervasive as Facebook is, not everyone uses the social service. Maybe they hate social networking, orthey’re frustrated with Facebook’s continual privacy “oopsies,” or they’re not technologically savvy. In this week’s installment of Tech 911, a readers asks how they can share content outside of Facebook’s (somewhat)…
Source: LifeHacker – How to Share Facebook Posts With Non-Facebook Friends
With over 10,000 reviews and 4.1 stars, Bedtime Bliss’s sleep mask set includes ear plus and a carrying case, which will help you block out the world for just $12 after you clip the $1 off coupon. One dollar doesn’t sound like a lot, but this mask pretty much never goes on sale. Plus, if it helps you get more sleep…
Your intentions are good. You learned long ago that the polite guest never shows up empty-handed to a dinner party and you’ve stuck by it. You always grab a bouquet of Trader Joe’s wildflowers on your way to the fete that you thrust magnanimously into the arms of your host on arrival. You’re polite! You sweat the…
Source: LifeHacker – Don’t Bring Flowers to a Party
Android: It looks like Google is finally adding a long-missing feature to Android with its next big update. When Android P arrives this fall, you’ll (finally) be able to set different default volumes for your various Bluetooth devices.
Source: LifeHacker – How to Get Android P’s New Bluetooth Volume Controls on Your Current Phone
Chrome 66 is out, and if you’re the kind of person who doesn’t really care when your web browser has a new update, you might want to rethink that approach for this version. Though your browser will automatically update to Chrome 66 (technically, 66.0.3359.117), you should manually trigger that update right now for…
Source: LifeHacker – Mute Most Autoplay Videos With the Latest Chrome Update
There are plenty of accounts from dismayed parents about how they’re losing their kids—or as Chicago Tribune writer Thomas Pace describes “these zombies, who used to be our children”—to Fortnite, the wildly popular video game that’s consuming kids’ days, destroying some schools and spawning neighborhood support…
Source: LifeHacker – How to Stop Your Kids From Buying Stuff in Fortnite
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is currently urging consumers, restaurants, and retailers to throw out any chopped romaine lettuce. That includes store-bought chopped romaine lettuce in pre-made salad mixes. At least 35 people from 11 different states have been infected with E. coli, and the source has…
Source: LifeHacker – Throw Out All Your Chopped Romaine Lettuce