They don’t have a Chrome app or extension but they do have a “collection” of recommended Chrome apps and extensions. On their website, they also feature an Apps section which contains similar content to The Best Sites except with an emphasis on mobile apps.
Lifehacker: Tips and Tricks from a Productivity Blog
Name: Lifehacker (Visit Lifehacker)
Type: Productivity Tips and Tricks Publication
Best Website For: Productivity Tips and Tricks
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Lifehacker is a top blog from the Gawker network (now owned by Univision Communications). It covers topics on life hacks and productivity tips.
If you’re a frequent user of Google’s Image search, then you probably noticed that the company recently removed the ‘View Image” button from search results.
This week Twitter announced it’s getting rid of its Twitter for Mac desktop client. The app was bad and had a rating of 1.7 out of 5 at its time of death, so it’s probably safe to say that it won’t be that missed.
Fitbits, PlayStation VR bundles, and a massive Amazon rug sale kick off Sunday’s best deals from around the web. For all of the best President’s Day sales on apparel, beauty, and more, head over to this post.
When I’m working on a project, it usually takes a few minutes for me to get “in the zone” where I’m really focused on what I’m doing. When someone interrupts me, it then takes another few minutes for me to really start working again.
Despite what door-to-door salesmen might tell you, you don’t need a full set of knives. You can breeze through about 99% of kitchen tasks with just a few important blades, and they’re all included in this discounted 4-piece set.
You run the risk of catching the flu, or someone’s cold or some other random virus pretty much every time you decide to leave your house - but what if you knew where people were sick before you went there?
Fire up an iPhone X alongside a Galaxy Note 8 and you might not think there’s all that much to choose between Android and iOS any more. They offer the same apps, in the same sorts of grids, with similar approaches to notifications and quick settings, and at this stage in the game you’re probably happy with your choice…
If you’re flying from the west coast on Alaska Airlines, then you might be able to fly with a case of wine for free.
Nordstrom has only a couple large sales each year and today marks the beginning of their Winter Sale. Nordstrom is taking up to 40% off a boatload of styles for basically the rest of February. It’ll take time to look through all the stuff, so maybe pencil it in as a meeting at work or pretend you’re in the bathroom…
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I’ll usually be the first to tell you that you should dive into real local cuisine when you travel to another country. It’s one of the most important aspects of a culture. But I’ll also be the first to tell you that you should totally hit up fast food chains in other countries. They’re awesome! If you have, what’s…
As long as I live, no genre of food will seduce me as much as dim sum, the tradition of steam/fried/baked small-plate dishes ubiquitous in my native Hong Kong. Because so many of us Cantonese decided to immigrate overseas in the 1980s and 90s, most major metropolitan with a healthy population of Chinese will have dim…
PCs are great, but often they feel like they’re made for another species besides humanity. Each additional cord you plug in adds a new cord for you to manage and untangle. They’re customizable, but it’s intimidating to open one up and start pulling out its guts. That big ol’ display on your desk takes up a lot of…
Hello, and welcome back to Will It Casserole?, the column where I take your delicious concepts and re-imagine them as delicious casserole creations. This week we are finally making the burrito casserole suggested by one very clever commenter, and we are the better for it.
It’s February, so you probably aren’t thinking about how you’re going to keep the mosquitos at bay... but you should be.
Storing all your photos in the cloud can be great, until it isn’t. Sometimes the storage service you use might jack up its prices or a few of your photos could just inexplicably disappear. Even worse, your private pictures might just end up on a stranger’s smartphone.
Facebook overhauled its News Feed yet again this year, promising to focus on “time well spent” and posts from family and friend, but a new BuzzFeed article shows that the social network is as annoying as ever. The only difference is that Facebook has a new way to gauge a posts popularity: comments.
If you’re trying to learn about computer algorithms, or explain them to someone else, three computer scientists have built some helpful visual aids in the style of IKEA instructions.
On March 14, 2018, a Wednesday, there will be a national school walkout for gun reform. It is being led by Women’s March Youth Empower, an initiative by the folks who organized the Women’s March. The call is for students, parents, teachers and allies to take part in the walkout for 17 minutes at 10 a.m. across every…
Planning a trip to Europe? Why not make a quick stop in Rome, the Eternal City. Alitalia, the flag carrier airline of Italy, is currently offering free stopovers up to three nights long for their passengers.
When we rounded up our staff’s Weekly Upgrades last Friday, our editors were giving in to the pull of Glossier, revisiting the Snuggie, cutting back on booze, and boosting our home wifi.
Since 2018 is predicted to be a slower year for car sales, dealers are pulling out all the stops to get you into the showroom. Presidents’ weekend is usually a big time for car buying, but some of these so-called deals don’t really offer the yuuuge savings you would expect.
If you’ve got sore muscles, slipping into a warm bath with Epsom salt feels amazing. This is almost entirely because you’re taking the time to make a nice bath for yourself and pay attention to your body that just did such hard work for you. The whole thing about it relieving soreness? Sorry, but nope.
Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week was kind of hectic for various reasons, so I feel the need for something insanely streamlined, even by our standards. I want to pour, stir, and sip, and maple syrup is…
At the tail end of 2017, I had the good fortune to babysit some adorable children for a few hours, during which they proceeded to ask all sorts of (mostly PJ Masks-related) questions. One actual question was: “How does the TV make sound?” As I explained how sound and air interacted, what I really wanted was something…