Every day, Ask Lifehacker (Ask LH for short) offers advice and guidance to readers. These are the 10 most popular Ask LH posts from Lifehacker in 2014.
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Hey Lifehacker, I recently decided to buy a Nexus 5 but find I still have to carry an iPhone with me because a lot of work and social banter is conducted within iMessage and its group messaging function. Is there an Android-ready version of iMessage out there?
Dear Lifehacker, I'm a software developer by profession and am looking at buying a new laptop. I'm contemplating shifting from Windows onto a 13-inch retina display MacBook Pro.
Hey Lifehacker, I admit it, I sometimes watch those dubious "current affairs" shows, and it has me wondering: can you request a TV crew to stop filming, and are they breaking the law if they don't stop? And what if a cop asks me to stop videoing them?
Hey Lifehacker, When is season 4 of Game Of Thrones coming to iTunes?
Hey Lifehacker, Is there an easy way to check iPhone 6 availability by carrier?
Hey Lifehacker, I'm shopping around for a tablet and have noticed that the one I am after is available much more cheaply online ($100 or more). How likely is it that the local retailers (JB Hi Fi, Good Guys, Harvey Norman and so on) will be willing to match this?
Hey Lifehacker, I was helping a friend, who has horribly slow internet, sync files to her Google drive folder. She had large media files that take forever and completely stall the process. Is there a better way to upload large media to Google apart from moving to an NBN-friendly location?
Hey Lifehacker, I'm starting university this year, and I'm looking for a new laptop which will have sufficient battery life to substitute as a textbook in my classes and be used for some work as well. I only have around $500 to spend — any suggestions?
Hi Lifehacker, I have recently upgraded to Yosemite on my MacBook Pro. I love the aesthetics but it has severely slowed my computer down. Any tips on how to improve the performance?
Dear Lifehacker, What is the best prepaid plan under $30 month that offers the most data?