L’Oreal joins fight against coronavirus, to deliver free hand sanitiser to hospitals & pharmacies

Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, researchers had said that global carbon emissions would go up. However, China’s carbon dioxide emissions fell by an estimated 200 million tonnes in the four weeks to March 1. That’s the equivalent of the UK’s carbon emissions over six months. This is because apart from people staying indoors and travelling […]

Health Hacker Adam MacDougall’s COVID-19 at-home fitness program

Adam MacDougall is the creator of The Man Shake. A new, healthy, weight loss shake that is low in sugar, full of protein, fibre, vitamins and minerals that you can have on the run and leaves you feeling full.

Free ways you can better yourself as you social distance

Some national gyms and fitness brands have also gone an extra step, offering on-demand videos for members and people who are potentially interested in membership. The YMCA, which launched its online YMCA 360 On Demand classes last week, is now offering them free of charge for a limited time. The website features videos for everything […]

Meet the brave coronavirus volunteer army, from neighbours delivering prescriptions & food to cabbie offering free rides

‘We helped a man with dementia living alone get his vital prescriptions’ Bryony Doughty, 37, from Higham Ferrers in Northamptonshire is head of marketing at charity Mercy Ships UK, but is now juggling her work with setting up a Facebook group in her area to organise food and prescription deliveries.

Free TV streaming services like Tubi help make cord cutting make sense

Such skeptics haven’t accounted for free streaming services like Tubi, which allow cord cutters to watch thousands of movies and shows without subscriptions. Although Tubi’s been around for almost five years, it’s enjoying a growth spurt as more people ditch cable and seek cheaper alternatives. The company just announced that viewership in 2018 was 4.3 […]

Internet Archive offers 1.4 million copyrighted books for free online

One of the closest analogies might be the music industry’s lawsuit against ReDigi, an online service that let users “re-sell” digital music tracks they had purchased online. Copyright’s first sale doctrine has long allowed people to resell books, CDs, and other copyrighted works on physical media. ReDigi argued that the same principle should apply to […]

How LWSD Students Can Get Free ORCA Passes This Summer

KIRKLAND, WA — It’s the last week of school in the Lake Washington School District, and that means students will soon be free for the summer. King County Metro has a special program this year for students to get free transit (ORCA cards) passes for the warmer months.

Coronavirus crisis: best free offers during COVID-19, from books and fitness to TV and works tools

— Atlassian: Cloud software including Jira Software, Confluence, Jira Service Desk and Jira Core have been made free, free one-year subscriptions to business software for teachers.

Free, Reduced Price Orca Cards At Kirkland Transit Event

To be eligible for an ORCA LIFT card (low-income, ages 19-64) you must provide government issued photo ID and proof of enrollment in a low-income program, such as Apple Health, Medicaid, etc., or your last few paystubs, or unemployment documentation. This event is possible because of a partnership between the City of Kirkland, King County […]

Through Baton Rouge Gallery’s new program, Flat Curve Gallery, everyone can exhibit their art

The LSU Museum of Art is offering a virtual glimpse of its 6,500-piece permanent collection of art objects, ranging from a world-class collection of Chinese jade to one of the most comprehensive public collections of Louisiana art at lsumoa.org/permanent-collection.The Louisiana Art & Science Museum is offering videos of its regular programming and a virtual tour of […]