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Some Guy Dressed as the Joker Is Terrorizing Toronto Restaurants

The hero Toronto needs right now is somebody who can finally take down this hacky facsimile of Joker.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.13.19
Work

Thirteen Stories from Retail Workers About Times They Took Revenge

"When this dickhead went in to pay, I keyed his car. I have no regrets."
Nana Baah
3.29.19
Late Capitalism

Workers Who Get Tips Are Closing in on a Massive Raise

Oh, and less wage theft by greedy bosses—but only if the restaurant lobby can be beaten.
Will Greenberg
2.27.19
jobs

Tips for Saving Money When You Get Paid in Cash

Having a tough time saving those fat cash tips from your summer job? It’s easy to blow your money on booze and weed, but there are tricks of the trade to avoid wasting your wages—while still having a good time.
Gina Ragusa
8.1.18
Free

What It Takes to Make a Living as a Drag Queen

Most drag queens have modest incomes, but their expenses for hair, makeup and travel can easily top $10,000 a year. Here’s what they spend on and the tricks they use to make ends meet.
Melissa Kravitz
7.27.18
tech

12 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your iPhone on iOS 11

Your iPhone can do more than you know. With these iOS tricks, you’ll increase your battery life, get access to exclusive apps, connect your phone to a surround-sound system, and figure out who’s calling by the way it vibrates.
Martin Pfaffenzeller
7.11.18
Travel

A Single Woman’s Guide to Making Friends in a Hostel

Give that party hostel a chance, but don’t worry about being slut-shamed.
Mica Lemiski
6.25.18
marshmallow

9 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Android Device

Android can do a lot more than you think. With these tips you can unlock hidden functions, make your phone faster, and record phone calls.
Sebastian Meineck
4.3.18
Work

Can You Get a Job by Pulling a Stunt?

When you're trying to get hired, it's natural to want to stand out — but there's a fine line between being distinctive and just plain weird.
Rick Paulas
3.28.18
News you can use

A Guide to Avoiding Lonely Despair This Holiday Season

Nobody is around to see the five days of takeout containers littering your apartment.
Mack Lamoureux
12.22.17
Tips

How to Securely Contact Motherboard

Here are all the ways you can safely and anonymously send us news tips and documents.
MOTHERBOARD STAFF
11.21.17
sound advice

How to Have a Number 1 Single, According to These Really Specific Rules

We applied tips from band The KLF's infamous 1988 book to see if they still stand today.
Jeremy Allen
9.21.17
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