Use Your Priority Pass for $28 Off at Some Airport Restaurants

If you’ve used Priority Pass to access an airport lounge, you may be underwhelmed by the free food offerings, depending on where you are. But there’s a way to get higher quality food without shelling out any more money.

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Source: LifeHacker – Use Your Priority Pass for Off at Some Airport Restaurants

Quitting Zyrtec May Lead to Intense Itching as a Withdrawal Symptom

Long-term users of the allergy medicine Zyrtec (cetirizine) sometimes report a rare but excruciating withdrawal syndrome with itching all over their body. Jessica Misener recently wrote about her experience quitting the drug at Medium, and reports that the FDA is looking into it.

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Source: LifeHacker – Quitting Zyrtec May Lead to Intense Itching as a Withdrawal Symptom

This Contraption Holds Your Baby While You Pee  

Japan, how are you so smart? When I traveled to Tokyo last week with a few other members of the Lifehacker team, I went to use the restroom at a shopping center. Inside the stall was a contraption that, as the mother of an infant, almost made me cry (jet lag and hormones, man). It was a seat to hold your baby. Um,

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Source: LifeHacker – This Contraption Holds Your Baby While You Pee  

Which Transcription Service to Use for Every Job

With audio transcription, you get what you pay for. For a dollar per minute of audio, Rev will give you a well-formatted transcript. For 25 cents a minute (a little lower for large volumes), Trint will give you a transcript riddled with errors, but will help you correct it with a sophisticated editing tool. And for 10…

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Source: LifeHacker – Which Transcription Service to Use for Every Job

Android Smartphone Running Slow? Try Deleting the App Cache

Android smartphones are great, but they’re not immune to the ravages of time. While scratches or physical wear can be prevented with cases and mindful handling, it can be much harder to stop system slow down, which can creep its way into the user experience until one day your phone doesn’t feel quite so fast anymore.…

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Source: LifeHacker – Android Smartphone Running Slow? Try Deleting the App Cache

How Not to Email Customer Support

Nobody likes waiting on hold to talk to customer support, but for some reason, waiting for an email reply can be even more frustrating. Angrily smashing that “reply” button before you get a response might feel satisfying in the moment, but it actually decreases your chances of a timely resolution.

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Source: LifeHacker – How Not to Email Customer Support

Why 'Going Part-Time' Can Be a Trap 

It’s an alluring option, especially in the early years of raising children, when everything feels one Jenga piece away from a catastrophic collapse: “I’ll go part-time,” you tell yourself. You decide to talk to your manager and negotiate a plan to scale down the scope of your full-time position—and also your pay. The…

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Source: LifeHacker – Why ‘Going Part-Time’ Can Be a Trap 

The Germs (and Smudges) on Your Phone Are No Match For HÄNS

I’m so, so sorry to remind you of this, but your phone is disgusting. Just think about how many things you touch in a day. Now think about how many times you touch your phone in a day. Chances are, your mobile device is not only your main mode of communication with the world, but also your own personal germ-covered…

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Source: LifeHacker – The Germs (and Smudges) on Your Phone Are No Match For HÄNS

Make a Fancy Foam Out of Cheap Processed Cheese

I enjoy a molecular technique now and then, but foams have always been a little hard for me get behind. In my estimation, there simply aren’t many foods that benefit from that particular mouthfeel. Processed cheese is, it turns out, one of them.

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Source: LifeHacker – Make a Fancy Foam Out of Cheap Processed Cheese

How to Accept an Apology

Heartfelt apologies can be tough; admitting you were wrong requires introspection, humbling yourself, being vulnerable. But the gracelessness of the person accepting the apology too often exacerbates an already uncomfortable situation. Redditor u/shakakhon posted in r/LifeProHacks about the worst way to react to an…

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Source: LifeHacker – How to Accept an Apology

How to Make Your Finances More Flexible Before the Next Recession 

The U.S. economy has more or less been in expansion mode since the Great Recession of 2009, but expansions don’t last forever. While no one can say with certainty when the next recession will hit, it is certain that it will come eventually. And when it does, you’ll want to be as prepared as possible.

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Source: LifeHacker – How to Make Your Finances More Flexible Before the Next Recession 

How to Get 50% Off Coffee at Starbucks Today 

If you’re thinking of heading to Starbucks today, you might want to consider visiting after 3pm. The coffee chain is bringing back its popular Happy Hour offer on Thursday, March 21 and is offering 50 percent off handcrafted beverages grande and larger starting at 3pm.

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Source: LifeHacker – How to Get 50% Off Coffee at Starbucks Today 

Track Multiple Time Zones in Your Menu Bar With This Little App

MacOS: We still like Clocker, the free time zone clock for your menu bar. But if you have to track a lot of time zones, you should also look at Menu World Time, another free menu bar world clock with a slightly different interface.

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Source: LifeHacker – Track Multiple Time Zones in Your Menu Bar With This Little App

Deadspin Does MLB Care If No One Cares?

Deadspin Does MLB Care If No One Cares? | The A.V. Club Game Of Thrones is doing what its source material couldn’t: Coming to an end | The Root A Late Thank You Letter to White America, Who Fox News Says Deserves ‘Credit’ For Ending Slavery | The Muse Richard E. Grant Says Julianne Moore Was Fired From Can You Ever Forgive Me? For Wanting to Wear a…

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Source: LifeHacker – Deadspin Does MLB Care If No One Cares?

What Exactly Is the Green New Deal?

In the months since the Green New Deal entered the public consciousness, it has been called many things: Zany. Unrealistic. Wildly popular. A socialist Christmas list. It has provoked strong reactions from both the right and ostensible left, and is already being regarded as a litmus test for the scrum of Democrats…

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Source: LifeHacker – What Exactly Is the Green New Deal?

How to Select the Right Therapist for You

It’s not easy to find a good therapist. Therapy can be incredibly cost-prohibitive, for one thing, depending on insurance coverage. Then, there are scheduling constraints (it’s hard to find a therapist with open hours if you work a traditional 9-to-5), location constraints, general time constraints, and trying to suss…

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Source: LifeHacker – How to Select the Right Therapist for You