Video Briefly: Game Of Thrones Bloopers, Octopus Attack, Frozen Returns

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Dragon Ball Z fan film, Disney’s Frozen Fever trailer, 10 years of YouTube distilled into 16 minutes.


Why Thinking Too Long-Term Can Sabotage Your Success

Short-term thinking gets a bad rap when we talk about time management, but if you focus purely on your long-term goals, you might be on the road to burnout. Neglecting your immediate, short-term needs can just stress you out more, despite your meticulous planning.


Ask LH: Can I Demand A Laptop Refund Because Of Superfish?

Dear Lifehacker, With recent events such as the Lenovo Superfish malware problem, I was wondering if it is possible to return an item discovered to have unexpected features. If it turns out that my laptop was shipped with Superfish, is that grounds to return it? And could I return a Lenovo laptop that didn’t have the problem based on the lack of trust?


Bundled Crapware Has Come To Macs, So Hone Your BS Detectors

There’s an old belief that Macs don’t have the same crapware/malware problem that Windows does. However, with the rise of Macs over the past few years, that’s no longer true. Our friends at the How-To Geek explain how OS X crapware works, and how to avoid it.


Memory Map Shows You What's Taking Up Space In Android

Android: No matter how much space you have on your phone or tablet, you’ll eventually fill it up. If you’re running low on space, Memory Map will show you what’s using up the all that storage.


How To Stop Hating Yourself And Start Down The Path To Self-Respect

We’re all prone to a little self-loathing now and again, and sometimes that’s a dark road that can only get worse. Thankfully, it’s not too difficult to fight back if you can get yourself in the right mindset.


SMSmart Simulates Useful Apps Using SMS When You Have No Data

Mobile data is nearly ubiquitous, but there are still times when you find yourself outside the coverage area or don’t want to chew throw your miserable allowance. SMSmart can do basic searches, get directions, search Wikipedia and perform more tasks using SMS.


John D. Rockefeller's Best Career Lessons

Love him or hate him, you can’t deny his impact. John D. Rockefeller was the founder of Standard Oil, the company started in 1870 that fathered modern businesses like Chevron and ExxonMobil. He was also a notable philanthropist. Here are some of the career lessons we can learn from his life.


Avoid Over-Committing Your Time With This Simple Formula

Time management can be tough, but it often comes down to not being truly aware of how you spend your time. This formula forces you to examine your time usage while making it plain and clear what you can and cannot do in the time you have.


How We Work 2015: Whitson Gordon's Favourite Productivity Tips And Gear

Our annual How We Work roundup, where Lifehacker staffers and contributors share their favourite tips and tools for better productivity, concludes with US Lifehacker editor-in-chief Whitson Gordon.