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If you have any home improvement projects on the docket, Amazon’s running a pretty great deal on power tools, today only.Read more...

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We see a lot of deals around the web over on Kinja Deals, but these were our ten favorites today.Read more...

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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.Read more...

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If you haven’t filed your 2017 taxes yet, you have one more day to do so before you’re hit with a failure-to-file fee.Read more...

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Our skin can turn 7-dehydrocholesterol into vitamin D with just a little help from sunshine. If you don’t get much sun, no biggie, you can also get vitamin D from your food. But you may be wondering—how much sunshine is enough?Read more...

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If you have an oven with a convection setting—meaning it is equipped with a fan that circulates the hot air around the food—it may be tempting to use it on your cakes, cookies, and biscuits to help things cook “more evenly.” However, according to Patron Saint of Good Baked Things, Stella Parks (aka The Brave Tart),…Read more...

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I’m not the biggest fan of Verizon’s stance on net neutrality, the wireless carrier’s costs, or the unrelated fact that I still can’t get FIOS in Silicon-freakin’-Valley, but according to PCMag, Verizon Wireless has the fastest wireless service in the country. The carrier might not have the fastest service where you…Read more...

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Every year on June 14, people around the world will donate blood in honor of World Blood Donor Day, a celebration to raise awareness of the need for blood and to thank all voluntary donors.Read more...

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You’re looking for a new job, so it’s time to update the ol’ resume. But when you try to describe your last position, you stare off into space thinking, “Wait, what did I do, exactly?” Well, who’s better than describing the duties of your role than the employer itself?Read more...

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I can’t recall the last time I didn’t install an extension from the Google’s Chrome Web Store. However, developers—up until now—have been allowed to offer their extensions as inline downloads. In other words, they could drop a download button on a website, you’d click on it and see a typical installation confirmation…Read more...

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Eight years ago, musician Nick Pittsinger made Justin Bieber’s “U Smile” sound like ambient pop band Sigur Rós by slowing it down 800%. Bieber haters celebrated this beautiful edit, and ever since then people have been slowing down songs by 800%, 1000%, or more, and uploading them to YouTube and SoundCloud. The…Read more...

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Between news reports of kids being poisoned by garden hose water to getting heat stroke in bounce houses to almost certainly being the targets of human trafficking at Ikea, it is crucial for parents to be on guard at all times, protecting their delicate children from the many dangers that may be lurking at any given…Read more...

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Potential medical bills might be the last thing on your mind during your summer getaway, but if something bad happens to you or a family member on vacation, you’ll want to know what your insurance will cover.Read more...

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In the midst of the student-led March For Our Lives movement, more young activists are coming forward and asking for changes to gun control policies. Many of them are too young to vote, but they deserve to make their voices heard.Read more...

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Hello, After Hours readers! I’ll be hosting a live Q&A this Friday, June 15th, at 4 pm ET. You can ask your questions in the comments section (sign in with a burner account if you want to be anonymous!), and I’ll answer them live. I’m happy to answer any sex-related question you may have, such as: Read more...

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I am obsessed with summer corn. You take how Oprah feels about bread, and multiply it by three, and that is how I feel about corn. Those crisp, sweet kernels of sunshine are everything that is good about summer produce, and it needs very little in the way of preparation.Read more...

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One night at my church youth group, I thought I played the best game of Mario Kart in my life. Somehow the controller perfectly interpreted my moves better than it usually did—I wasn’t crashing or going the wrong way at all! At the end, I realized I had actually been watching my opponent’s screen, and I’d never caught…Read more...

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Earther Our Capitalist Overlords Are Concerned About Climate Change | The A.V. Club With its shocking season finale, Legion makes a painful and disastrous move | The Takeout Report: More millennials drinking it up at home because going out is “too much effort” |Read more...

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Are you using Google effectively as possible? If you’re just entering words into the search field without using these totally basic but totally essential tricks to improve your results, you’re missing out. We like to think of ourselves as Google ninjas at Lifehacker, but even we need a reminder of these crucial…Read more...

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Save big on a 20-pound weighted blanket, wireless Beats earbuds and over-ear headphones, a mesh Wi-Fi router, and more of today’s best deals.Read more...

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I got my nails done a few weeks ago, and it felt great, but I highly recommend trying Wanna Nails (iOS, Android) before you head into the salon so you aren’t fumbling around with color choices. And if you’re more a DIY person for nail maintenance, you can avoid purchasing a color you end up hating. Let the powers of…Read more...

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If you’re tired of seeing all of those “on this day” posts on Facebook, you’re going to hate Facebook’s latest update. The social network launched a new Memories page this week, essentially an expanded version of its “On This Day” feature where you get the pleasure of reminiscing about that burger you ate one year ago…Read more...

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Every overnight success is years in the making. Boxing trainer Leyon Azubuike’s first attempt at starting a gym didn’t pan out, but he went back to work as a private coach and tried again. Now his gym, Gloveworx, has two L.A. locations and is soon expanding to New York. We talked to him about his career path, his…Read more...

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Whether you’re filling tires or firing pneumatic tools, this 4.3 star-rated DEWALT electric pancake compressor is a great addition to any garage, and you can pick it up for $119 in today’s Gold Box. That’s over $40 less than usual, and the best price Amazon’s ever listed.Read more...

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Earther A Trippy ‘80s Book on Life After Humans Is Now More Relevant Than Ever | The A.V. Club Brad Bird triumphantly returns to animation, Pixar, and awe-inspiring spectacle with Incredibles 2  | The Takeout Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown will remain on Netflix for the foreseeable future |Read more...

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