How I Succeeded is a regular series on Lifehacker where we ask business leaders for the secrets and tactics behind their success. Today. Nima Yassini, founder and CEO of New Republique. More »
Dear Lifehacker, is it worthwhile getting a Samsung Galaxy S8+ from Kogan or Dick Smith? I believe they are selling international or "grey import" smartphones. Are there any problems I need to know about regarding warranty, chargers, etc? More »
Dear Lifehacker, I admit it, I sometimes watch those dubious "current affairs" shows, and it has me wondering. can you request a TV crew to stop filming, and are they breaking the law if they don't stop? And what if a cop asks me to stop videoing them? More »
Dear Lifehacker, I have recently moved interstate and started a new job. What's your best tip for getting myself known to the people that matter while still maintaining a good relationship with my peers and staff? I don't want to beShow More Summary
Dear Lifehacker, I know you've offered tips on beating the heat in the past but this week takes things to another level. the temperatures are so high, especially in Sydney, you can fry an egg on the bonnet of your car in the early morning already. How can I cope with this stupidly hot weather? More »
What happens before you have a big test? Someone usually asks you if you have a study plan. What happens... The post Is Planning a Kind of Guessing? appeared first on Lifehack. We love planning and to think we have a plan for everything. But plans are guesswork. It's how you react to new conditions that actually matters.
Dear Lifehacker, I've been getting into the Facebook Messenger game Everwing but have run into a problem. The ability to watch ads - which grants access to free trophies, dragons and magic items - has stopped working. This puts me at a serious disadvantage when competing against friends for the weekly high score. Please help! More »
How I Succeeded is a regular series on Lifehacker where we ask business leaders for the secrets and tactics behind their success. Today. Michael Ilczynski, managing director for SEEK ANZ. More »
Quality or quantity is one of the most discussed quandaries amongst us when deciding what’s more important in our lives.... The post Asking The Heavy Question: Quality or Quantity? appeared first on Lifehack. The fine balance between quality and quantity makes for a happy life. So have you found your balance today?
Dear Lifehacker, Now that Amazon is finally available in Australia, I was hoping to get some Christmas shopping done. I was particularly intrigued by the free delivery offer for orders over $49 - this means I can order multiple presents in one go and not get slugged with any shipping fees. Or so I thought. More »
Dear Lifehacker, Now that Amazon is finally available in Australia, I was hoping to get some Christmas shopping done. I was particularly intrigued by the free delivery offer for orders over $49 - this means I can order multiple presents in one go and not get slugged with any shipping. Or so I thought. More »
How I Succeeded is a regular series on Lifehacker where we ask business leaders for the secrets and tactics behind their success. Today. The Big Smoke's Alexandra Tselios. More »
Dear Lifehacker, I work from home and buy myself a takeaway lunch once or twice a week. Unfortunately, the only options near my house are a burger joint and a bakery that sells hot pies. Neither store has any nutritional information on their menu, so I'm not sure which is worse. Am I better off grabbing the burger or the meat pie? More »
Dear Lifehacker, After going through my third pair of earphones for my mobile in recent times, I was wondering if there is a "preferred" way to keep the phone in your pocket? Do you have the lead facing upwards from the outside of the pocket, or down towards the groin? I'm sick of my earphones not lasting a year before the connection becomes sketchy. More »
Dear Lifehacker, I saw a bunch of media reports claiming Amazon would be opening its online store in Australia today. All I can see is Kindles and ebooks! What gives? If this is the extent of their local offerings I'm going to be pissed! More »
Ask any parent what their #1 pet peeve is, and they’ll probably tell you it’s their children wining. From a... The post Why Speaking Your Mind Should Not Be Encouraged appeared first on Lifehack. Complainers are annoying, but speaking your mind is thought to be a good thing. But you may just be driving people mad with your whining.
Dear Lifehacker, I have a simple question. Solar or wind power - which is more efficient for the home user? Is the Tesla Powerwall any good? Thanks, Ollateatakai More »
Dear Lifehacker, I live in regional NSW in an area that’s prone to bushfires. I read that the dry winter that we’ve just had will leave the area I live in with an above average risk of bushfires this season. I’ve cleaned my gutters and cut back the trees but what else should I do? Is there any way I can stay in my house during a bushfire? More »
Dear Lifehacker, I have never used the Safe Eject option when removing USB drives from my laptop. Instead, I just yank it out once the files have been transferred or saved. I'm pretty certain I'm not in the minority here. Is this bad? More »
Dear Lifehacker, Is it possible to get around the government's blocking of illegal torrenting and streaming sites? Also, what about US Netflix? As far as I can tell, it should be legal to access this content if you pay for it. More »