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What's the Best Fall Activity in Your Area?

What's the Best Fall Activity in Your Area?

It’s autumn now, at least on PSLT (Pumpkin Spice Latte Time). The temperature might still be hitting the 80s every day, but Labor Day is here, and so is nutmeg flavor. The Spoopy Memes Insta has
What Game Do You Love, But Can't Seem To Finish?

What Game Do You Love, But Can't Seem To Finish?

Will The Phantom Thieves ever steal all the hearts? Will I ever eat curry again with the best boy, and starving artist, Yusuke? When can I expect it to stop being November in Persona 5? When I pick up
What Should People Know About Driving in Your City?

What Should People Know About Driving in Your City?

What kind of idiot takes the Inner Loop to the Outer Loop without merging into the HOV lane on red? Why the hell would you take the 101 past Broadway during rush hour without a bumper guard on your
What's the Most Basic-Ass Life Skill You Never Learned?

What's the Most Basic-Ass Life Skill You Never Learned?

Twitter users recently admitted to the most basic things they never learned to do: blow up a balloon, whistle, wink, snap their fingers. Some people can’t tie their shoes or unscrew a cap without
What's Your City's Best Local Food?

What's Your City's Best Local Food?

Some cities know what food they’re good at, and they’re proud of it. You don’t visit New York without eating a bagel, or Paris without a croissant, or L.A. without tacos. Some local foods are more
Should You Save or Spend Your Spare Change?

Should You Save or Spend Your Spare Change?

How do you track, store, or spend your extra coins? Do you deposit them in the bank? Run them through the Coinstar machine? Drop them in the tip jar? Or have you gone cashfree and haven’t had a single
Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Four: Everything And Everyone Else

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Four: Everything And Everyone Else

There are many ways to play through Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion. I am playing as a goggle-wearing Viera Dancer, dancing and damaging my way toward the finish line. I can’t cover all
How Did You Pay Off Your Credit Card Debt?

How Did You Pay Off Your Credit Card Debt?

When I was working to pay down my credit card debt, I opted to earn more instead of cutting back drastically on my expenses. Part of that equation was where I lived: super whackadoodle expensive
What Is the Greatest Farmers' Market Stand in Your City?

What Is the Greatest Farmers' Market Stand in Your City?

It’s prime season for farmers’ markets: local tomatoes, avocados, blueberries, corn, all the best produce in the Northern Hemisphere. But my favorite greenmarket stand is the one that sells lamb meat
What's the Coolest Secret Spot in Your City?

What's the Coolest Secret Spot in Your City?

If you take the Manhattan downtown 6 train past the end of the line, you’ll see the abandoned City Hall subway stop. If you wander the residential areas of San Francisco, you can slide down the
Tell Us About Your Favorite Password Manager

Tell Us About Your Favorite Password Manager

It’s time for another Hive Five! This time, we want to hear about your favorite password managers. If you don’t have one, what are you waiting for? Don’t memorize the same few, terrible passwords;
What's the Biggest Favor Someone Can Do in Your City?

What's the Biggest Favor Someone Can Do in Your City?

In some cities, the nicest thing you can do is shovel someone’s driveway. In some, it’s to lend them shade. In some, it’s to let them pass on the freeway, or top off their parking meter. In your city,
Tell Us About Your Favorite Media Player for Windows or Mac

Tell Us About Your Favorite Media Player for Windows or Mac

It’s Hive Five time again! And we want you to tell us about your favorite desktop media players.
What's the Best Outdoor Dining in Your City?

What's the Best Outdoor Dining in Your City?

Good outdoor dining isn’t just a couple of wobbly chairs on a sidewalk. You gotta dress up the place a little bit; you gotta serve food that belongs outdoors. Give your diners some distance from the
What's the Biggest Scam in Your City?

What's the Biggest Scam in Your City?

In New York, there are kids who walk around with a sign-up sheet, asking for donations to buy uniforms for their school basketball team. There is no school basketball team. At an NYC drugstore you can
What's the Best Outdoor Event in Your City?

What's the Best Outdoor Event in Your City?

In New York we’ve got Shakespeare in the Park, the Mermaid Parade, the weekly Smorgasburg food court, the Socrates Annual, Summer Streets, Rooftop Films, and my favorite, the annual Brooklyn Book
Meet Our New Personal Finance Writer

Meet Our New Personal Finance Writer

Hi there. I’m probably the most regular Lifehacker reader without a Kinja account. But the streak is ending! Right now!
What Was The First Game You Finished?

What Was The First Game You Finished?

Inspired by a recent viral Tweet by Andy Bush, I want to know what games Kotaku readers finished first. Was it a massive RPG? A small platformer? An action game? A 90s era shooter? Read more...
What Should We Casserole Next?

What Should We Casserole Next?

Hello everyone, and welcome back to Will It Casserole?, the column where we see what meals, dishes, and cuisines can be re-imagined and transformed into casseroles. Last month’s savory, comforting
What's the Best Museum in Your City?

What's the Best Museum in Your City?

Museums are the crown jewel of a city. Even a mediocre city usually has at least one solid museum you can blow an afternoon on; most have enough to fill an entire trip. Some are universally