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This Rare Sitewide Casper Sale Ever Lets You Save On Mattresses and Accessories

Beyond the standard $50 discounts you hear about in the middle of every podcast, Casper mattresses don’t go on sale often, and Casper accessory deals are even rarer. But this weekend only, Casper’s 10% sitewide sale holds the promise of serious savings, if you still haven’t gotten rid of that old coil spring.Read more… Continue […]

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Take a Closer Look at the Apple iPhone 8 Plus (PRODUCT)RED

Continuing its longstanding partnership with (RED), Apple recently released the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus in the now signature (PRODUCT)RED colorway. Like previous (RED) Apple products, the two new phone models feature a vibrant red aluminum finish with a contrasting pure white glass front. Available online and at Apple Stores worldwide, both devices are available […]

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Earther Apple’s E-Waste Problem Will Take More Than Robots to Solve | The A.V.

Earther Apple’s E-Waste Problem Will Take More Than Robots to Solve | The A.V. Club Please enjoy this excruciating video of a Westworld Q&A being shut down after a single question | The Takeout Asshole YouTuber may go to prison for feeding homeless man toothpaste-filled Oreos |Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Become a Better Cook by Keeping a Spoon in Your Salt Cellar

As an unapologetic craver of the glorious mineral that is sodium chloride, I firmly believe that anyone who’s serious about cooking needs an easily-accessible salt cellar. No other ingredient changes the way you perceive flavors like salt does; while it’s rarely the sole seasoning agent in a recipe, it’s the most…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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How to Tell Legit Chrome Extensions From Malware

We all fall victim to the dangerous belief that if an app or extension is listed in an official repository—be it the App Store, Google Play, the Microsoft Store, Mozilla’s Add-Ons directory, et cetera—it must be legitimate. After all, the big tech companies surely use lots of automated systems (and real human beings)…Read more… Continue […]

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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: A Blackberry Jam Bramble

Happy weekend, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. I’m in Oxford this week, so I thought we’d make a streamlined version of the very British blackberry bramble.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Robot Assembles IKEA Chair in Only 20 Minutes

Tackling an issue that has vexed humans for years, a robot from Nanyang Technological University was programmed to assemble one of IKEA’s Stefan pine chairs. What ends up being an hour-long exercise in frustration for a normal person is translated into a simple 20-minute project for the two-armed robot. The researchers programmed the device to […]

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How to See the Real Prices for an Airbnb Listing

Airbnb, your UI sucks. I’m not talking about the pictures and presentation of the pretty homes and apartments I can rent for upcoming vacations; I’m talking about the prices. When I’m looking at listings, I want to see actual daily prices—with fees and everything included in the daily average, since I’m using Airbnb…Read more… Continue […]

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