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Should You Upgrade To Windows 10 Now, Later Or Never?

Windows 10 is finally here. By now, you’ve seen some of its best new features and are probably wondering when to upgrade. For some, it’s free, a great update, and a foregone conclusion. For others it’s better to wait, or think about other options. Let’s see where you fall.


Hack A Kindle Into A Fridge Messageboard

If you’ve got an otherwise unused Kindle and a Raspberry Pi, it’s actually quite simple to turn it into an easy fridge messageboard.


Facebook Wants You To Do A Quick Checkup Of Your Security (Again)

Keeping your data private on Facebook can be a tricky balancing act of logins, app permissions and the tiny changes Facebook itself makes to its UI. Facebook’s announced a new “Security Checkup” tool to simplify the process.


Dealhacker: The Best Windows 10 Laptops For Under $1000

Windows 10 is finally upon us. If you’re hunting for a new laptop that will run the latest Microsoft OS, we’ve assembled a list of the best Windows 10-capable models you can buy right now for under $1000. (Prices start at just $296!)


The Best New Features Of Windows 10

This week, Windows 10 finally arrived. While the rollout will come in waves, we’ve been running the Insider Preview for months. Here are some of the best features you can look forward to when (or if) you decide to upgrade.


Focus On Task-Management, Rather Than Time-Management, To Be Less Busy

“If only there were more hours in the day,” you tell yourself. You have so much to do and, no matter how effectively you use your time, there always seems to be more to do. Rather than try to use your time efficiently to manage your to-do list, focus on managing the list itself.


Bing2Google Redirects Windows 10's Bing Web Searches To Google

Windows 10 brings a ton of sweet new features. Among them, you can now search the web directly from the Start menu. However, it will always use Bing. The Bing2Google extension for Chrome will redirect your searches to Google instead.


Briefly: Evil Solitaire, Celibacy Hacks, Free BitDefender

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Microsoft ruins Windows Solitaire, how to spot cheap leather (even in high-end stores), why you should wait to have sex in a new relationship.


How To Disable Bing Search In Windows 10's Start Menu

Windows 10: Microsoft has started rolling out its latest operating system, Windows 10. That means there’s going to be some new annoyances to fix. One of the most noticeable is Bing search results showing up in the Start Menu. If you don’t want these, here’s how to turn them off.


MeU Takes A Social Approach To Phone Plans

MeU uses Telstra’s 3G-network and a social network approach to differentiate itself amongst the MVNO crowd. Here’s a look at how its data plans stack up.


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