Roommates

How To Stop Your Roommates From Messing With Your Amazon Echo

How To Stop Your Roommates From Messing With Your Amazon Echo

I first realised something was wrong when I started getting reminders on my iPhone about upcoming appointments at 9 p.m.—not a time I’m typically booked with something to do. And then there were the subjects of the appointments themselves: “Check for herpes,” said one. The second? A reminder to try…

How To Find Common Ground With Your First Flatmate

How To Find Common Ground With Your First Flatmate

For many people, your flatmate is the first person you’ve had to share such close quarters with who isn’t related to you. They might be less annoying than a sibling, but you won’t have parents there to mediate disputes. Here’s how to get off on the right foot with the…