Use One Lunch Hour To Network Instead Of Your Usual Routine

Many of us take lunch breaks with friends or whoever we get along with best in the office. If you’re still working your way up in your career, dedicate that time to initiating and developing new professional relationships instead.


Briefly: Jurassic World Trailer, EA Origin Sale, GTA V Goes FPS

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: EA’s Mega Origin sale, Grand Theft Auto V in first-person mode, new Jurassic Park movie upsets dino-nerds.


Protect Your Finances, Keep Receipts Out Of Your Wallet

After buying something, most of us mindlessly stuff receipts in our pockets, wallet or purse. To keep your finances safe, it’s important to remember to get rid of those receipts later.


Hump Day Deals: Sega Game Sale, Free Grog, 40% Off Electric Toothbrushes

Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? Deals that caught our eye this week include: The best games from EA’s Origin Mega sale, free alcohol from Dan Murphy’s, travel to the Arctic Circle for half-price. Click the links below to land yourself a bargain.


KuaiBoard Is A Visual Text Expander Keyboard For iOS

There are lots of great keyboards for iOS 8, and you even have a few text expansion keyboards to choose from. But if you’re more of a visual person, KuaiBoard does text expansion a little differently.


Reminder: Sites Don't Have To Be Pig-Ugly

What’s worse than not being able to do something online? Doing something online using a site that appears to have been thrown together rather than designed.


Create A Tree View For Google Drive For Easy File Navigation

Navigating files in Google Drive is a bit cumbersome. If you’re looking for an easier way to do it, Digital Inspiration has a script that enables a tree view.


How To Travel All Week On Opal For Under $15

NSW’s Opal public transport smart card has a bit of a mixed reputation. While some commuters are better off under the new system, others are spending up to 15 per cent extra on their bus and train fares. If you’re in the latter camp and are based around Sydney, here’s a simple Opal hack that could reduce your total weekly expenditure by as much as $45.


How Old You'll Be When You Marry In Australia (And How Long Your Divorce Will Take)

In 2013, 118,962 couples married in Australia and 47,638 couples were divorced. We’re older when both those things happen — but just how much older depends on where you live and whether you have been married before. Plus: how long divorce takes and how many of us don’t get married in church.


Ask LH: Do All Foods Have To Be Marked With An Expiry Date?

Hi Lifehacker, On a recent visit to Woolworths I noticed a tin of tuna I picked up did not have an expiry date. Isn’t it mandatory to display the expiry date on food items in Australia?