Ed Sheeran is a good pop singer/songwriter in my opinion. But you're right, his studio stuff doesn't seem all that different from other pop singer/songwriters out there. HOWEVER, his live shows are great—it's just him and this beat up acoustic guitar, and he recreates his song with loop pedals and some cool effects. I… » 2/26/15 5:16pm Yesterday 5:16pm

I think you're confusing what he's saying. The page asks for your key before you can download the ISO—so you can't even get it if you have an OEM license. You'd have to borrow a disc from a friend (or get a friend to give you an ISO file) instead. » 2/25/15 2:00pm Yesterday 2:00pm

Yup, that last situation you mentioned is when I always end up using a thesaurus. I'll have a "brain fart" and can't remember the word I know exists for this situation, and sometimes a thesaurus helps. But I think I get what he's going for here. » 2/25/15 12:08pm Yesterday 12:08pm

The Other Superfish-Like Malware You Should Check Your PC For

Last week, the internet erupted in anger after discovering Lenovo has been bundling Superfish, a horribly insecure piece of adware, on new machines. Superfish isn't the only program of its type out there, though. Here are a few others you should check your PC for. » 2/24/15 8:00am Tuesday 8:00am

How We Work, 2015: Whitson Gordon's Gear and Productivity Tips

Every week, we ask notable people how they work. This week, we're looking within. Here are the apps, tricks, and other junk I use to run Lifehacker every day. » 2/20/15 5:00pm 2/20/15 5:00pm