Brief news items for Lifehacker readers, including: why 'smart kettles' are a stupid concept, Donald Trump takes a beating in the polls, how to become the best in your field.
- The latest US election polls show Clinton with a big lead over Trump. Business Insider explains what this means.
- 'Smart' kettles are a thing that exists. Gizmodo's Mark Serrels isn't happy about it.
- A top psychologist says there's only one way to become the best in your field. It involves a process he calls “deliberate practice.” Business Insider has the story.
- Earlier today, you may have seen us attempt to pick a padlock on Facebook Live. Here's the accompanying Gizmodo guide.