How KFC’s Futuristic Drive-Thrus Work In Australia

How KFC’s Futuristic Drive-Thrus Work In Australia

Kentucky Fried Chicken, or KFC as we know it, is opening up its second drive-through only concept store in Australia. After launching one in NSW’s Broadmeadow, the first of its kind in the world, its second store opens its doors in South Australia’s Mount Gambier on 21 January 2020. Here’s…

Four Nutrients Every Vegan Needs

Four Nutrients Every Vegan Needs

There are many reasons people go vegan, from wanting to be healthier, to reducing their environmental footprint, to concerns about animal welfare to watching Netflix’s The Game Changers. No matter what the reason, many people find it difficult to meet the nutrient intake targets for specific vitamins and minerals while…

Here’s Every Studio Ghibli Movie, Ranked

Here’s Every Studio Ghibli Movie, Ranked

Since its foundation in 1985, Studio Ghibli has released over 20 feature films. Some of these have become animation classics! Others have stunk up the joint. Seeing as Netflix has just announced 21 of them will be heading to the streaming service in February, here are the ones you should…

Pick Your Next Holiday Destination By Climate Using This Tool

Pick Your Next Holiday Destination By Climate Using This Tool

Sometimes you just want to go somewhere, anywhere, that might be warm. Other times where you live might be an inferno, and you’d do anything to be somewhere less humid where a jacket is required. No matter what your climate dreams, Nomad List’s Climate Finder can help you find the…

How To Talk To Teens About Sexual Violence

How To Talk To Teens About Sexual Violence

Sending your kids off to university is a big parenting rite of passage; it can also be terrifying. Suddenly, instead of seeing them every day, you don’t know where they are, what they’re doing or who they’re with. Parents of teenage girls, in particular, worry about their safety during a…

Rest Can Be Just As Productive As Work

Rest Can Be Just As Productive As Work

We already know that we need a certain amount of rest, every day, to maintain our health and prevent burnout. But a lot of us don’t take that rest, even if we desperately need it, because we feel like we ought to spend our time being “productive.”

How To Fix Bluetooth Connection Issues

How To Fix Bluetooth Connection Issues

Bluetooth technology has been allowing our electronic devices to communicate with each other for 20 years now. Yet, Bluetooth connections between devices can still fail, or give you all kinds of issues when you’re trying to set them up. Here are some troubleshooting techniques to try when pairing Bluetooth-enabled devices…

Learn A New Language While Playing Games Using This App

Learn A New Language While Playing Games Using This App

When it comes to learning a new language, Duolingo is typically my go-to. I’ve reached a point where I’ve determined I’m probably never going to be entirely fluent in another language, but whenever I travel somewhere where I don’t typically speak the native language I try to get the basics…

Every USB Cable Type, Explained

Every USB Cable Type, Explained

Life used to be so simple when there was one primary USB in town. But fast forward to 2019 and tech has ushered in more port shapes and sizes than you can poke a thumb stick at. To help you get up to speed, here’s a quick overview of all…

Soak Lime Rinds In Sugar First For More Flavorful Limeade

Soak Lime Rinds In Sugar First For More Flavorful Limeade

Nothing is more refreshing on a hot summer day than a cold glass of homemade limeade. Next time you mix up a batch, leave time for the rinds to soak in some sugar first. You’ll end up with a much better, more flavorful drink.

How To Deep Fry Food Without A Deep Fryer

How To Deep Fry Food Without A Deep Fryer

Clever tricks for oven-baked versions of fried foods abound, but some things just taste better fried. If you’d like an occasional treat without having to buy a deep fryer you’ll hardly ever touch, these tips on deep frying at home are essential.

How To Make The Ab Wheel Suck Less

How To Make The Ab Wheel Suck Less

This month in the Lifehacker Fitness Challenge we are taking on the ab wheel, aka ab roller, aka “crap, I fell on my face again.” Last week we did a plank on the wheel, but today we’re going to use it as intended with one small tweak. And friends, I…

How Much Should You Be Paying On Your Mortgage?

How Much Should You Be Paying On Your Mortgage?

If you’re not rich and aren’t renting, it’s a fair bet that you’re putting aside a significant portion of your salary on mortgage payments. We’ve crunched some numbers to determine where you should live if you want to have as much income left as possible once the bank takes their…

Is Yahoo’s New ‘OneSearch’ Engine Good For Privacy?

Is Yahoo’s New ‘OneSearch’ Engine Good For Privacy?

Yahoo and Verizon’s new search engine, OneSearch, is a very different product compared to the Yahoo search of eras past. OneSearch not only ditches the Yahoo branding (for obvious reasons), it also claims to not use cookies, store search history, or share user information.

Taste Test: McDonald’s McVeggie Deluxe Burger

Taste Test: McDonald’s McVeggie Deluxe Burger

First it was Hungry Jack’s. Then it was Domino’s and KFC. Now, the last of the great carnivore purveyors is finally welcoming vegos to its store. All hail the McDonald’s McVeggie Deluxe! Or maybe kill it with fire. (Read our taste test to find out.)

Pixel 3 Price Drop: Get It For Under $800

Pixel 3 Price Drop: Get It For Under $800

Google’s Pixel 3 remains one of the best Android phones on the block. It also benefits from instant OS updates direct from Google. Thanks to a recent price drop, it’s also very affordable with Telstra and Optus both selling it for under $800 on a wide range of plans. Here…

The Best And Worst U.S. Airlines, Ranked

The Best And Worst U.S. Airlines, Ranked

This morning, the Wall Street Journal released its annual ranking of major U.S. airlines, basing its decision on factors like the number of on-time arrivals, cancelled flights, and delays (and using 2019 flight data, available from the U.S. Department of Transportation). Somehow, ranking below even low cost-carriers like Frontier and…

Is Falling Asleep With The TV On Really That Bad For You?

Is Falling Asleep With The TV On Really That Bad For You?

In a perfect world, we’d all power down our electronic devices at least a half hour before bed, take a bath, read a relaxing book, meditate and then drift off to sleep in our freshly washed lavender-scented sheets. But for me”and around 60 per cent of Americans“in reality, this process…

Why You Should Always Contact Your Airline During A Tight Connection

Why You Should Always Contact Your Airline During A Tight Connection

Over on the Flyer Talk forums, one user explained why they missed a connecting flight because of an issue with the boarding pass on their phone. According to their account, the United app glitched just as the passenger lined up at security—and failed to show proof of any actual boarding…