Why We Can’t Dismiss Any COVID-19 Deaths

Why We Can’t Dismiss Any COVID-19 Deaths

“They would’ve died anyway.” These past few weeks, an argument has gained prevalence in social media spheres that the death of a person with underlying conditions who has been infected with COVID-19 shouldn’t “count” as a COVID-19 death. Yes, fatal cases of COVID-19 are more common among people with conditions…

How To Know If You Can Trust That Headline-Grabbing COVID-19 Study

How To Know If You Can Trust That Headline-Grabbing COVID-19 Study

There has been a lot of talk lately about a few COVID-19 studies that use antibody testing to estimate the prevalence of infection across the population. In theory, antibody tests detect evidence that a person has already had and recovered from COVID-19, which, given the lack of available testing while…

How To Find And Kill That Single Mosquito Buzzing Around Your Room

How To Find And Kill That Single Mosquito Buzzing Around Your Room

You could be sitting there reading or watching TV for hours with no problems, but as soon as you go to your room, get into bed and try to fall asleep, you hear it. The high-pitched buzzing start out sounding faint, but gradually gets closer until it’s right in your…

Always Grate Your Butter

Always Grate Your Butter

“I need a few new shortcuts in the kitchen,” I told my mum-in-law recently. “I’m tight on time these days and I gotta pick up the pace.”

If Cash Is Your Only Savings Strategy, You’re Losing Money

If Cash Is Your Only Savings Strategy, You’re Losing Money

Investing isn’t as hard (or as risky) as it seems, but it’s a lot of information and it does take some time to learn, which turns many people off of it altogether. However, if you’ve been putting it off and you have a hefty amount of cash savings, consider the…

Play All The Games In Google’s Doodle Games Archive

Play All The Games In Google’s Doodle Games Archive

Google is resurrecting older Google Doodle games to entertain us while we’re all stuck indoors. For the next two weeks, the search giant plans to highlight older popular Doodles as its featured Doodle of the day. But if you don’t mind doing a little digging, you can find plenty of…

Tweak Your Pancake Mix For A Better Brunch At Home

Tweak Your Pancake Mix For A Better Brunch At Home

I am not a person who goes out for brunch very often but, as soon as something is taken away from me, I desire it. Crappy bottomless mimosas, overpriced egg dishes, and waiting in line (with other people!) all sound pretty appealing at the moment, as do piles of boujee…

If You Have Google’s New Pixel Buds 2, You’ll Want This App

If You Have Google’s New Pixel Buds 2, You’ll Want This App

The second-generation Pixel Buds are finally here. While most will still have to wait for their order to show up from Google’s online store—since, y’know, most physical stores are currently shut down—you can prepare for them by downloading the just-launched Pixel Buds app right now.

How To Prevent Injuries When You’re Working Out At Home

How To Prevent Injuries When You’re Working Out At Home

Hands up if you’ve hurt yourself doing something stupid during a home workout. I, for one, smacked my hand into the ceiling-mounted garage door opener while following along with a dance workout. And twice now I’ve had a dumbbell fall apart mid-lift because I hadn’t tightened the collars enough.

Why Not Work Out To Some Vintage Jane Fonda?

Why Not Work Out To Some Vintage Jane Fonda?

As we’re exploring the world of home workouts, I keep thinking about the routines of the VHS era. Back in the day, buying a Jane Fonda tape was far more of a commitment than watching one of the countless free videos now littering the social feeds of online influencers. (Jane…

Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas To Spoil Your Mum

Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas To Spoil Your Mum

Put a smile on your mum’s face with the perfect Mother’s Day gift even if some of you can’t be with her this year. We’ve got a bunch of ideas for you to choose from that will make her feel both loved and spoiled (and you may just low-key want…

Fernet And Orange Liqueur Are A Fantastic Match For Whiskey

Fernet And Orange Liqueur Are A Fantastic Match For Whiskey

Now that I am out of Campari, I am being forced to explore the long-ignored corners of my bar cart. Things are not exactly bleak: Plenty of bottles remain—but they are bottles I don’t reach for super often. This has led to a lot of Googling, which has led to…

How To Alter Your Masturbation Routine For Better Sex [NSFW]

How To Alter Your Masturbation Routine For Better Sex [NSFW]

Masturbation is loads of fun, but when it starts hindering your sex life, it’s time to switch it up. If you’re having erectile difficulties, early ejaculation issues, or problems orgasming at all, here are some simple ways to tweak your masturbation habits and fix your performance issues.

DJ D-Nice’s ‘Club Quarantine’ Is On TV Tonight

DJ D-Nice’s ‘Club Quarantine’ Is On TV Tonight

DJ D-Nice has been regularly opening the virtual doors of Club Quarantine on Instagram for over a month now. His online DJ sessions have been attended by everyone from Snoop Dogg to Oprah. Tonight, that experience is making the leap to television in the form of a special “Club MTV”…

Buy Your Kids A Bunch Of Cardstock

Buy Your Kids A Bunch Of Cardstock

You might be at the point in this stay-at-home pandemic where you need to switch up your kid’s art supplies a bit. Maybe they’ve already blown through every piece of construction paper in the house, or maybe you’re tired of Magic-Erasing surfaces where markers have bled through too-thin paper. If…

It’s Free Nug Friday At The Wendy’s Drive-Thru

It’s Free Nug Friday At The Wendy’s Drive-Thru

Given that every day seems to blend into the next right now, you may not realise that today is Friday. But it is, and Wendy’s is marking the occasion by offering a free four-piece order of spicy or crispy chicken nuggets today, April 24, 2020, at every (participating) restaurant’s drive-thru.

Help! My Computer Won’t Recognise My USB Drive

Help! My Computer Won’t Recognise My USB Drive

You should never store all of your digital eggs in one basket, a lesson that Lifehacker reader Rafik is probably going to learn the hard way. He has a great puzzler for this week’s tech-troubleshooting column at Lifehacker, and it involves the classic “I can’t access my data” dilemma that…

The Perfect Time To Get Into Bread Making Is Right Now

The Perfect Time To Get Into Bread Making Is Right Now

Baking a loaf of bread from scratch is exactly what many of us need right now. The coziness of a warm kitchen and the smell of freshly-baked bread are so comforting in times that are strange and uncertain. If you’re new to bread making and a little intimidated by the…

Send Packages To Nearby Friends Using Uber Connect

Send Packages To Nearby Friends Using Uber Connect

As we continue to physically distance, we’re all looking for ways to stay connected with our loved ones and colleagues. We can see each other on Zoom, but what about sending gifts or care packages? Right now, attempting to get to a post office or send out a package to…

The Best Recipes For ANZAC Day Biscuits

The Best Recipes For ANZAC Day Biscuits

This ANZAC Day will be a strange one for many. With coronavirus restrictions around the country still in force, we’ll be spending it from home. But just because life is a little different right now doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate some of the traditions like baking ANZAC Day biscuits. Here…

You Deserve Better Than Chicken Breasts During These Trying Times

You Deserve Better Than Chicken Breasts During These Trying Times

I have not been to the grocery store in about 10 days now, but the last time I was there I could not help but notice the distinct lack of boneless, skinless chicken breast. Actually, all of the neat, boneless cuts of meat were running quite low and, while I…

Unlock Nvidia’s New App To Kill Annoying Background Noise

Unlock Nvidia’s New App To Kill Annoying Background Noise

Gaming is great and all—especially during a pandemic, and especially now that you can play a souped-up version of Minecraft with real-time ray tracing—but you can now use your Nvidia graphics card to create real-life magic. Just look at this noise-cancelling demonstration, all powered by your Nvidia GPU: