Feeling the pinch after the holidays? Our sites this week help you Save money on your app subscriptions, swap Netflix for public domain, learn a new skill, and more.
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Affordable alternatives to popular apps and sites. This site has alternatives for everything from ChatGPT to Microsoft Access (!!) and helpfully shows the potential saving for each.
Watch public domain movies, shows and cartoons for free. They’re not recent - becoming public domain takes a long time - but there’s plenty to see here if you enjoy watching otherwise forgotten content.
📚 What we’re reading
Absurd, honest comedy from Alex Dobrenko: TV actor / writer to some, father to one, and friend to all.
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🥸 It’s all a lie
Generate your own (fake) payment notifications from X. Everyone seems to be sharing their payments in the last few days - how many are real? Is a payment notification the new Lambo?
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