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Is Netflix Australia Showing Censored Versions Of Movies?

Dear Lifehacker, Movies and TV shows broadcast in Australia often have subtle (or not-so-subtle) cuts when compared to the overseas versions, mainly due to censorship. With Netflix now in Australia, I was wondering whether they’re streaming Australian edits, or the original version? More »      

Ask LH: How Can I Watch State Of Origin In HD?

Dear Lifehacker, Is there any chance I’ll get to watch State Of Origin live in HD on my TV this year? More »      

The Best Birthday Present Ever Given By A Dad

Father’s Day is just around the corner, but rather than looking at gifts to give your own dear Dad, there’s... The post The Best Birthday Present Ever Given By A Dad appeared first on Lifehack.

Ask LH: How Can I Improve My Indoor Phone Reception?

Dear Lifehacker, Using my mobile, I have 3-bar service in my workshop until I close the doors, then there is none. Is there a cheaper way of dragging a bit of signal through the tin wall other than the expensive extender option? Would a passive repeater system work? Any thoughts? More »      

Ask LH: Can An Employer Require Me To Have A Driver's Licence?

Dear Lifehacker, I am short-sighted and cannot obtain a driver’s licence. Many ICT-based jobs I am applying for state in their requirements: “must have own vehicle and licence”. Is this discrimination? Can I do anything about it? More »      

Ask LH: How Often Should I Be Varying My Workout?

Dear Lifehacker, I’ve heard that I should be “mixing it up” and changing up my workouts at the gym. My friend, who’s a bodybuilder, told me that this is called “muscle confusion” and will force them to grow. I only know a few exercises at the gym so changing seems even more difficult. What do I do? More »      

Is It Okay to Switch Up My Workout Once In Awhile?

Dear Lifehacker, I’ve heard that I should be “mixing it up” and changing up my workouts at the gym. My friend, who’s a bodybuilder, told me that this is called “muscle confusion” and will force them to grow. I only know a few exercises at the gym so changing it up seems even more difficult. What do I do? Read more...

Is Microsoft Edge Any Good?

Dear Lifehacker,I heard that Microsoft is releasing a new browser with Windows 10. What’s new? Should I bother using it instead of Chrome or Firefox? Or is it just Internet Explorer with a new paint job? Read more...

Ask LH: Do Email Disclaimers Have Any Legal Validity?

Dear Lifehacker, Almost every business email has a disclaimer telling people not to forward it or read it if it has been sent accidentally. Often this is a compulsory part of your email signature. Do these terms have any legal standing? More »      

Ask LH: Can You Speed Up To Match Speed Limits Before You Pass The Sign?

Dear Lifehacker, Is it legal for me to begin acceleration when a speed increase sign is visible or does it have to be readable? I drive on the Mitchell in Perth five days a week taking the same route. I start in an 80 zone and know exactly where the increase to 100 sign is. When that spot is visible I begin acceleration. More »      

Should I Let a Robo-Advisor Manage My Investments or Do It Myself?

Dear Lifehacker,I keep hearing about automated investment services like Betterment and Wealthfront. They seem great and the easiest way to invest. But are these so-called robo-advisors better than the DIY approach? Read more...

How Safe Are Artificial Sweeteners, Really?

Dear Lifehacker,Everyone’s been saying artificial sweeteners like aspartame are bad for you, and now Diet Pepsi is removing it. Should I worry about how much diet soda I’ve been drinking? What health hazard have I been exposing myself to all these years? And should I worry about the new sweetener that’s replacing it? Read more...

Can I Be Overweight and Still Healthy?

Dear Lifehacker,I’m an overweight man who has struggled to lose weight my entire life. My doctor tells me that my BMI is in the “overweight category.” To be honest, I’m happy with my body. I don’t have any medical issues and I try to live healthily as much as possible. Is it possible to be overweight and still healthy? Read more...

How Long Will My Hard Drives Really Last?

Dear Lifehacker,I know hard drives can fail, but how long do they really last? Will they last longer if I don’t use them as often? Read more...

Ask LH: How Can I Share Streaming Services With Others?

Dear Lifehacker, I’m thinking about subscribing to Netflix, Stan and Presto, but I’m wondering about the best way to share services with others. In my case we have four adults in the house and my preference would be for each to have their own account and password. Is that possible? More »      

Should I Refinance My Mortgage?

Dear Lifehacker,Interest rates are so low these days that I’m thinking of refinancing my home mortgage. However, I’m worried about closing costs and other potential disadvantages of refinancing. How can I decide whether refinancing now is a good idea or not? Read more...

What's the Best Way to Wash My Produce Before I Eat It?

Dear Lifehacker, Pesticides and disease-causing bacteria aren't welcome guests on my fruits and vegetables. But does washing produce really remove them? And do I have to buy a special product, or can I whip something up at home that's just as good? Read more...

Ask LH: Can A Home Network Use More Than One Frequency?

Dear Lifehacker, My question is about dual-band routers: can they create a single network that uses both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequencies? More specifically, if my newer PC is connected to the 5 GHz frequency, and my older wireless printer is connected to the 2.4 GHz frequency, can I print wirelessly? More »      

?Are Smoothies Healthy?

Dear Lifehacker, I love smoothies and figure they're pretty healthy. After all, they're mostly fruit, sometimes even with some leafy greens and protein. But I have friends who won't touch the stuff, saying smoothies have so much sugar they're basically candy. What's the deal? Aren't smoothies healthy? Read more...

How Can I Securely Send Sensitive Tax Docs to My Tax Preparer?

Dear Lifehacker, Tax season is in full swing, I’m ready to send my documents to my tax preparer, and I’m wondering: In this digital age, how do I securely (and freely) send my tax docs to my CPA? Read more...

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