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How To Stay Warm When It's Cold Outside

I’m constantly shocked by how many people don’t know the basics of dressing for warmth in the outdoors. Even more people aren’t equipped with the basics for sleeping warmly on a cold night. It’s all simple and cheap, read this and make no more excuses.


Have You Ever Tried The $20 Hotel Upgrade Trick?

The $20 trick is something of an urban legend, but many people use it regularly and say it works. If you’ve ever tried it, we want to know what happened.


Five Best Cheap Travel Booking Sites

Getting away for a little holiday shouldn’t have to be expensive. There are lots of great sites to help you plan your next trip, whether it’s for business or pleasure, and compare flights, hotels and train or bus tickets, all without breaking the bank. Here are five of the best.


Look For Kid-Friendly Tours Near Your Next Holiday To Engage Your Kids

Keeping your kids interested while you’re sightseeing or relaxing on holiday can be tough. When you plan your dream trip, seek out guides and activities that specialise in family friendly tours to make the trip you want to take engaging for your kids too.


Create A Go Bag For Your Pet To Keep Them Happy On Any Trip

A well-stocked go bag makes it easy to quickly hit the road for business or pleasure. You probably have a go bag for yourself, but consider one for your pet as well. Having everything they need while you’re out will keep them happy and safe on your next trip.


A Gadget Won't Stop Idiot Drivers Texting

A new gadget promises to stop drivers texting while on the road. The technology might be sound, but it won’t make a lick of difference. Instead, people need to be shamed into not being stupidly dangerous.


The Crazy Science Of Road Rage Explained

No matter how calm of a person you are, driving has a tendency to bring out the worst in us. Perhaps it’s the personal armour of being in a steel case on wheels, but road rage feels different than regular old rage. Let’s take a look at why that is.


HUDs Might Make Driving More Dangerous

Common wisdom might suggest that a heads up display on your vehicle is safer than glancing down at the dash. What if common wisdom is wrong?


What To Do When You've Been In A Car Accident

After a car accident, things can get so hectic that you’ll probably have a hard time thinking straight. These are the things you need to do to prepare for an accident, as well as the steps you should follow if you’re involved in one.


Ask LH: Is Uber Black A Legit Chauffeuring Service?

Hey Lifehacker, I’m a heavy Uber user (2-3 times a day) but I use the Black service of hire cars (HC plated). Are these cars in the same legal grey/black area that UberX is? Or are they somehow legal/insured because they’re HC cars and limousine services doing work on the side?