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The Best Private Roku Channels, and How to Install Them

As if the Roku didn’t have enough channels already , there’s a decent selection of “private” channels you won’t find in the channel store. Here are some of the best private channels worth checking out.

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The Classy Leather Everyday Bag

Sometimes you need to hit that perfect balance between formality and usefulness. Reader Nick Krewson does so with his leather briefcase packed with a ton of useful daily carry items.

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This Table Shows You the Restricted Diet Options for Major Airlines

While complimentary airline meals are rare these days, international flights will often still serve them. If you have dietary restrictions, you can use the following table to review all your options for major airlines.

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This Chart Shows What to Save Each Year to Send Your Kid to College

College is incredibly expensive and prices are only going up. This chart shows how much you need to save every year for your child’s expenses depending on what you plan to contribute, how old they are when you start saving, and whether they go to a private or public university.

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Avoid Being Misunderstood In Conversations by Altering Your Perception

It’s frustrating to be misunderstood in a conversation, especially when you think you’re being crystal clear. Fixing it is a matter of perception, but you need to focus on their perception, not yours.

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Can I Be Overweight and Still Healthy?

Dear Lifehacker,
I’m an overweight man who has struggled to lose weight my entire life. My doctor tells me that my BMI is in the “overweight category.” To be honest, I’m happy with my body. I don’t have any medical issues and I try to live healthily as much as possible. Is it possible to be overweight and still healthy?

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Deadspin How Jason Whitlock Is Poisoning ESPN’s “Black Grantland” | Gizmodo Google Attempts to Fight

Deadspin How Jason Whitlock Is Poisoning ESPN’s “Black Grantland” | Gizmodo Google Attempts to Fight Patent Trolls with a Pretty Dubious Strategy | io9 The Complete History Of The Joker’s Many, Many Incarnations | Kotaku Hero GTA Player Hunts Down Cheater, Makes Them Rage Quit | Kinja Popular Posts

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Unclog Spray Paint Nozzles with an Overnight Soak In Paint Thinner

The nozzles on spray paint cans will clog pretty easily, and a clogged nozzle pretty much makes the whole thing useless. A bath in some mineral spirits or paint thinner will make that nozzle good as new.

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This Video Shows Off the Three Best Ways to Roll Up Your Sleeves

Rolling up the sleeves of a collared shirt isn’t exactly rocket science, but there are a few different methods for doing so. The Art of Manliness Shows off three different ways that work best in different situations.

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iOS vs Android: The 2015 Edition

It’s been 7 years, and the great iOS vs Android debate rumbles on—in internet forums and real life. But these platforms have come a long way even in the last year or two. Do the old arguments still apply? What features separate iOS 8.3 from Android 5.1 Lollipop? We used a Nexus 6 and an iPhone 6 to investigate.

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Run on 45-Degree Days for Your Best Performance

The best temperature for a run is a cool, overcast 45 degrees Fahrenheit. Sound too cold? Maybe at first—but once you’ve warmed up, the cool air means you can dissipate heat more easily.

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How Many Pizzas Should You Order? The Pizza Equation Will Tell You

At some point in your life you will be asked to order pizza for a group. When that time comes, don’t be afraid. All the information you need to determine how many pies to order can be found in the pizza itself. Because what is a pizza if not a tool for learning fractions?

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This Popular Small Saucepan is a Great Investment at $40

It’s not an All-Clad, but this 2-quart Cuisinart saucepan uses a similar tri-ply design, carries a stellar 4.7 star review average, and is actually The Sweethome’s favorite small saucepan. I’ve owned one for about a year, and it’s as good as advertised. Even if you only ever use this thing to make instant ramen, it might still be worth it considering how quickly it heats up water. [Cuisinart MultiClad Pro Stainless Steel 2-Quart Saucepan with Cover, $40]

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Ask an Expert: All About Allergies

The bloom of spring is finally in the air and sniffles abound. Allergies are a minor annoyance for some, but can be significant problems for people who manage serious food allergies or asthma. When allergies are interrupting your life, how can you manage them more effectively?

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Build Your Own Raspberry Pi-Powered GoPro Style Action Camera

GoPros (and other action cameras) are great, but they’re usually not that open to tinkering. If you’d like to build and mess around with your own, DIYer Connor Yamada shows you how to build an action camera with a Raspberry Pi.

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Facebook Messenger is rolling out video calling in its Messenger app starting today.

Facebook Messenger is rolling out video calling in its Messenger app starting today. Once it’s live, you can initiate a video call right from an existing Messenger conversation and start chatting with someone using the Messenger app on iOS or Android.

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Never Stop Dating Your Significant Other with the 2-2-2 Rule

It’s easy to become complacent in a long-term relationship. If you need a little help keeping the romance alive, follow this rule to keep regular dates .

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Test Your Cabbage Head's Doneness with a Cake Tester

You can use cabbage for more than just coleslaw—like cooking half a head in a pan for a crispy, hearty side dish. You can actually test cabbage’s “doneness” with a cake tester.

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What's the Best Fan?

In short order everyone will transition from complaining about how cold it is to complaining about how hot it is, especially me. A fan is a great thing to have around to supplement your air conditioning, or depending on the temperature, protect your electric bill from your A/C unit getting run at all. But which fan is best? Time to spin up your nominations.

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How Long Will My Hard Drives Really Last?

Dear Lifehacker,
I know hard drives can fail, but how long do they really last? Will they last longer if I don’t use them as often?

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