Briefly: Bieber Roast, Faulty Foxtel iQ3s, New Mad Max Trailer

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Watch Justin Bieber get horribly roasted, Foxtel admits 200,000 iQ3 boxes need fixing, watch the new Mad Max: Fury Road trailer.


Curb Overspending By Establishing A 'No Return Policy'

Generous return policies make shopping easy. After all, if you don’t like it, you can return it. That could lead to overspending. If you’re prone to this type of thinking, establish a personal “no return policy” to keep your spending in check.


Hump Day Deals: Huge 'Technothon' Sale, Free KFC Lunch, Cheap Furniture

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: CatchOfTheDay’s massive Technothon sale, up to 56 per cent off furniture at Milan Direct, get six months of free Presto. Click the links below to land yourself a bargain.


Financial Success Is More Than Maths: It's About Mindset

Spend less than you earn is the golden rule of personal finance. It’s incredibly simple, but it’s not easy to follow. Your brain likes to get in the way by tricking you to go against what you know to be true. Here’s how your brain sabotages your finances, and how you can overcome those tendencies.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include BioShock on iOS, Riptide GP2 on Android and Surrounds Sounds Pro on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Ask LH: What Should I Do When Goods I Ordered Online Never Got Delivered?

Hey Lifehacker, I recently bought a GoPro 4 from an online retailer (BecexTech). It never arrived and I have been stuck in a seemingly endless loop of emails with BecexTech customer support blaming Australia Post and refusing to refund the purchase. Australia Post tell me they never received the item in the first place, BecexTech tell me Australia Post have lost it. Someone is obviously wrong (or lying). How can I force BecexTech to refund my purchase?


Meet Albert, CommBank's New EFTPOS Competitor

CommBank Albert is an Android-based point-of-sale tablet that will compete directly with traditional eftpos terminals in Australia. The device’s main claim to fame is the ability for merchants to install customised apps for numerous business purposes. Boasting a secure EMV interface for accepting chip and PIN cards, NFC support for contactless payments, Wi-Fi connectivity and an inbuilt receipt printer, it’s essentially a “smart” payment terminal that can be adapted on the fly to meet the changing needs of customers.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Marksta on iOS, Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath on Android and BRIEFR Messaging on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Improve Your Finances By Scheduling Time Each Week To Learn About Them

Most of us would do well to learn a little more about personal finance. To improve your situation, invest a set amount of time each week in your financial literacy.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Call of Duty: Strike Team on iOS, LIMBO on Android and Fight Legend on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!