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Briefly: Mad Max Game Gets Smashed, Cheap Ice Cream, John Oliver Vs Tony Abbott

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Kotaku’s brutal review of the Mad Max game, half-priced ice cream and John Oliver losing it over Tony Abbott.


Ask LH: Are All My Favourite Netflix Movies About To Disappear?

Dear Lifehacker, I just read a news report on an Australian tech site that said Netflix will be losing a bunch of content this month. Apparently, around 80 movies and TV shows are set to disappear. The same story is appearing on multiple Aussie sites. Are these reports accurate? If I lose access to Around The Twist, I’m going to flip out!


Ask LH: How Can I Mute My Facebook Video Uploads?

Dear Lifehacker, I made a peaceful video of clouds on my phone and put it on Facebook. However, when I viewed it there was a bunch of talking and car noises in the background. I want it to play in serene silence. Is there any way I can delete the sounds so I can put it back on Facebook?


Five Best Budget HDTVs

A great HDTV doesn’t have to break the bank. Sure, you could spend thousands on a panel, but a cheap model will still get you a large screen with great picture quality, solid features and all the connectivity options you require, while still being thin and trim. This week we’re looking at five of the best budget sets; all well under $1000.


Ease Into A Night Of Drinking Beer By Starting With Lighter Varieties

You might think it’s better to start your beer quest with hoppy, flavourful beers that have a higher alcohol content, but you’re doing a disservice to your taste buds for the rest of the night.


Free Games Friday: Metro Wars, Hatchi, Pac-Man 256

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


Video Briefly: New Star Wars Trailer, Metal Gear Solid Explained, Colossal Machines

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: the new Star Wars movie trailer released on Instagram, Metal Gear Solid’s plot explained in 12 minutes, big machines and the creation of a cello.


YouTube's New Gaming-Centric Hub Goes Live

Android/iOS/Web: YouTube’s new gaming service is set to finally roll out today. In response to services like Twitch, as well as the massive amount of gameplay videos on YouTube, the company is launching YouTube Gaming to give players a space of their own.


Turn Your Pictures Into Trippy Emoji Mosaic Artworks

Love them or hate them, emojis have become an integral part of modern electronic communication. Be it the ‘blowing kisses’ emoji or the ‘arm flexing’ emoji, sometimes it just takes one of those cute micro images to express yourself. Now you can use a gazillion of them to convert your pictures into some avant-garde mosaic artworks with a click of a button.


How To Make Your Sexual Fantasies A Reality

You’ve read our primer on how to share your fantasies with someone new, now you’re ready to actually act out those fantasies. Here’s what you need to know to help make your fantasies a reality.


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