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- How Netflix Will Deal With Australian VPN Users
- What To Buy A Gamer This Christmas
- Lifehacker Awards 2014: Nominate Your Favourite TV Show
- How To Build A Handheld, Raspberry Pi-Powered Game Console
- What's The Point Of YouTube Music Key?
- What Will The 340,000 Australians Already Using Netflix Do Now?
As soon as Netflix announced its plans to launch in Australia in March 2015, I began wondering what would happen to the many Australians who already pay to access the service and use a VPN to work around geoblocking. Would they be forced to migrate to the Australian service, possibly paying more in the process while accessing fewer shows? Now we have extracted some answers from Netflix itself.
Android: VLC has been one of our favourite media players for seemingly forever. After a lengthy stint in a beta (plus some region lock annoyances), the Android app finally graduated to version 1.0. It’s now out of beta, though releasing on time is still up for debate.
Choosing the right Christmas gift for a self-professed “gamer” is surprisingly tricky: there are so many video games, toys, clothes, books and doodads on offer that you’re completely spoiled for choice. Luckily for you, Lifehacker has sifted through this sea of electronica to bring you a definitive list of awesome gaming goodies: from video game soundtracks to Super Mario Bros socks. We’ve also included links to where you can buy this stuff online.
Voting is now open in the 2014 Lifehacker Awards! Here’s a reminder and a chance to vote for the best media player software.
Foam earbud tips have a lot of advantages, but they can also alter the sound of your music. Tyll from InnerFidelity shares a tip for improving their sound.