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What Foodstuff Do You Throw Out Most?

Food wastage is an unconscionable act when you consider all the starving people in the world. Yet nearly all of us do it. Sometimes it’s because you bought more groceries than you needed. Other times it’s due to a storage snafu. Whatever the reason, you’re probably doing it way too much — especially when it comes to fruit and vegetables. We’re curious to hear which foods you throw away the most. Confess in the comments!

The 10 Most Annoying Writing Mistakes [Infographic]

There’s no such thing as a perfect writer. Even professionals make mistakes from time to time, as our readers never fail to point out. (Thanks for keeping us on our toes, guys!) But some writing errors are so boneheaded and easily avoidable that they infuriate pedants and casuals alike. Here are 10 common screw-ups that every writer needs to avoid, from the embarrassing misuse of homophones to confounding double negatives.

The Creepiest Things You Can Do On Facebook

Sometimes in this world, you want to make someone as wildly uncomfortable as humanly possible. That’s why Facebook’s here.

Keep Skype Out Of The Taskbar With This Setting

Windows: If you use Skype, you might know that it is unusually difficult to get Skype out of the taskbar. If you want to keep the app active without it taking up all your space, hit this setting.

The Seven Most Annoying Things About Conferences (And How To Fix Them)

Conferences give you a chance to learn about cool new technology, develop your skills, interact with your peers and get rat-faced drunk in a professionally acceptable way. Despite their benefits, they can also be a massive source of annoyance. Here’s how to deal with the most common problems, from rubbish Wi-Fi to ludicrous taxi queues.

Avoid Laundry Overload By Matching Your Linens To Your Pets

It’s good to wash your bed sheets regularly, but pet fur can make you want to wash them every single day. You can avoid that anxiety by making sure your linens match the colour of your furry friends.

Notes Exporter Backs Up All Your Apple Notes In Plain Text

Mac: If you’ve been using Apple Notes on iOS or OS X, then you probably have a ton of stuff saved there. Technically, that should all be saved to iCloud, but if you want to do your own backup, or you just want to leave Apple Notes altogether, Notes Exporter is a tool for doing just that.

The Worst Android Apps For Data, Storage And Battery [Infographic]

AVG has released its latest quarterly Android App Performance Report which looks at the worst phone-draining apps on Android devices. This time, there has been a bit of a shakeup, with Facebook knocked off the top perch by a different traffic hog. Here’s an infographic that contains a snapshot of the report’s chief findings.

Dogshare Is A Free Web App That Directs You To The Closest Mutt-Friendly Park

If you live in the city, public parks are one of the few places where your dog can run around and receive a proper workout. Unfortunately, many parks prohibit dogs even if you bring a leash. Dogshare provides assistance by sniffing out dog-friendly parks in your area.

Ask LH: When Is It No Longer Worth Trying To Fall Back To Sleep?

Hi Lifehacker, Sometimes I wake up earlier than my morning alarm. This can be as little as five minutes but sometime as much as an hour. I don’t feel like I get enough sleep on the whole but once I’m awake I can’t help checking the clock. My question is: at what point is it no longer worth me trying to get back to sleep? Is there a point that I might as well just get out of bed?

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