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7-Eleven Is Giving Out Free Slurpees on 7/11

7-Eleven convenience stores are handing out free Slurpees this Wednesday, July 11, from 11 to 7, for the chain’s annual 7-Eleven Day. You can even get one in the temporary featured flavor, Cap’n Crunch’s Crunch Berries. And for the five following days, 7-Eleven is running different “buy X get Y” deals on junk food:Read more… […]

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How to View HEVC or HEIC Files in Windows 10 for Free  

Windows: This week’s featured Windows app isn’t really an app per se, but it’s an incredibly useful extension you’ll want to grab from the Windows Store if you have any kind of device—cough Apple cough—that shoots and stores .HEIC images. Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Password Lock Your Surfing History With the Keepsafe Browser

iOS, Android: Keepsafe, the company behind privacy-focused apps like Blur for iMessage and Private Photo Vault (iOS, Android), launched a new app this week for browsing the web privately. Aptly named Keepsafe Browser (iOS, Android ), the browser prevents third-party trackers from snooping on your mobile web browsing…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Teach Your Kid Machine Learning With These Free Lessons

You probably use machine-learning systems every day without even knowing it. The technology gives us spam filters, our Facebook News Feeds, digital assistants, search engines, Netflix picks, Amazon recommendations, fraud detection systems, chatbots and more. And it’s only going to become more pervasive. Machine…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Improve Your Singing With the Tone App for iOS

iOS: Some people become karaoke gods the minute they pick up a microphone, leaving us mere mortals to wonder how they managed to summon Freddie Mercury from an astral plane. Others…need a little practice. While there isn’t one app that will make you the next American Idol overnight, Tone (iOS, free) is a great app…Read […]

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Download Free Stuff From Reddit’s Favorite Websites

“What are some cool websites where you can download free stuff?” asked redditor howtoadvanced. He got over 5,000 answers. We’ve gone through and categorized the best ones, identifying each resource. You could spend the rest of your life just entertaining and educating yourself with the free books, music, games, apps,…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Check Out These Free Lessons on Every Single Element on the Periodic Table 

Did you know that beryllium is transparent to X-rays? Or yttrium is found in moon rocks and bullet-proof glass? Or that curium was named after Pierre and Marie Curie? Or that because tantalum is used in cell phones, the demand for it has become so immense that wars have erupted in central Africa? I did, […]

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Drop Google and Facebook Groups and Use This Instead 

Trying to find the best tool to get a bunch of people organized and sharing knowledge can be a pain. Google Groups can feel exceedingly complicated. Facebook cares little about your privacy. And if you’re still using Yahoo Groups … why? Instead of the Big Three, consider a service like Groups.io, a sensible, free…Read more… […]

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Drop Google and Facebook Groups and Use This Instead 

Trying to find the best tool to get a bunch of people organized and sharing knowledge can be a pain. Google Groups can feel exceedingly complicated. Facebook cares little about your privacy. And if you’re still using Yahoo Groups … why? Instead of the Big Three, consider a service like Groups.io, a sensible, free…Read more… […]

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The Butler Does Everything In This Ridiculous Free Murder Mystery

Looking for a good old-fashioned point-and-click adventure to while away a couple of hours over the weekend? How about the tale of an exasperated British butler attempting to prove the worst person possible innocent of murder? That’s The Adventures of Nick and Willikins, a very funny, very free PC game available now…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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See Get Out for Free in Some AMC Theaters on President’s Day

If you haven’t seen the excellent horror/thriller film Get Out yet, now’s your second chance to see it the way it was meant to be seen. This coming Monday, President’s Day, you can catch a free screening of the Oscar-nominated film at select AMC theaters.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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A Free Game That Captures Shin Megami Tensei’s Unsettling Atmosphere 

Persona games are known for their incredible art direction, but the main series, SMT, is equally if not more striking. Where Persona games are optimistic and bubbly, the main SMT games often depict apocalypses that are stark, surreal, and contemplative. Until now, I’d never played another game that came close to…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Hudson Mohawke gives away elusive new tune, ‘Foxy Boxer’

Remember the days of combing your favorite music blogs for brand new tunes, years before the DSP arms race began, circa 2010? Perhaps not…that era seems like ancient history now. However, for those who do recall that time fondly, Hudson Mohawke is finally tossing out a long awaited piece of blog-era nostalgia with his elusive […]

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Apple’s Legendary Lisa Operating System Is Coming to Your Desktop for Free 

Apple’s Lisa project might be the most loaded chapter in the company’s lore, and thanks to the Computer History Museum, you’ll soon be able to play around with one of the first graphical user interfaces in history right there on your shiny state of the art screen. And you won’t have to pay $10,000 that […]

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