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Free Games Friday: Robotic Guitarist, Seabeard, Tekken CCG

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


Windows 10 Will Be A Free Upgrade

So here’s the key news from today’s Windows 10 media briefing: existing Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Phone customers will be able to upgrade for free.


Free Games Friday: Wolf Among Us, Space RPG, Star Wars: Commander

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


Plan Your Free Online Education At Lifehacker U (January 2015 Edition)

Your education doesn’t have to stop once you leave school — freedom from the classroom just means you have more control over what you learn and when you learn it. We’ve put together a curriculum of some of the best free online classes available on the web for the latest edition of Lifehacker U, our regularly updating guide to improving your life with free, online university-level classes. Let’s get started.


The Free Apps We're Most Thankful For

While the US is getting its Thanksgiving on, we’re thankful every day for all the free apps out there that improve our lives (and the developers that make them!). Here are our favourites.


How The 'Free' Website Approach Makes Life Harder For Everyone

You are right to worry about what internet companies do with your digital identity. There is reason to fear for online privacy.


Visual Studio Community 2013 ls A Free Version Of Microsoft's Popular Developer Suite

Good news for aspiring developers on tight budgets: Microsoft has launched a free version of Visual Studio.


The Internet Arcade Has 900 Classic Arcade Games You Can Play For Free

If you need to take a break and have some fun, the Internet Archive has gathered over 900 classic arcade games from the 1970s through the 1990s and made them all playable in your browser.


Free Slurpee Day 2014 At 7-Eleven Is Disappointing

It’s November, which means only one thing for cheapskates with a sweet tooth: it will soon be 7-Eleven Day, when the convenience store chain traditionally gives away a free Slurpee. The bad news? This year’s day (which happens, natch, on Friday 7 November) isn’t as generous as past offers.


Eat And Drink For Free All Day By Pretending It's Your Birthday

A lot of restaurants will give you something for free on your birthday, and with the right approach so will a lot of bars. The thing is, your birthday only comes around once a year, so this video shares some social engineering manoeuvres to ensure you have a very happy un-birthday.