Use Online Auction Sites During 'World-Shaking' Events To Score Cheaper Prices

When something really “big” happens, our natural reaction is to flock to news sites and social media to keep tabs on new developments. What you should be doing is visiting online auction sites like eBay and GraysOnline. Far fewer people will be on there, which translates to significantly lower prices. Cha-Ching!


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

Today’s best deals include Wiki For Minecraft on Android, Joining Hands 2 on iOS and Modern Combat 5 on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Be A 'Disgruntled Moviegoer' To Scam Free Tickets

These days, a trip to the cinema can cost up to $30 per person — and that’s if you go easy on the snack bar and veto 3-D. For those sick of paying exorbitant ticket prices, here’s an almost foolproof ploy to score two movie screenings for the price of one. (Note: Some “acting” may be required.)


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

Today’s best deals include Frozen Synapse on Android, SoundGrid on iOS and Rayman Fiesta Run on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Freebie Friday! 100% Free Apps For iOS, Android And Windows Phone

At the end of each week, we bring you a list of the latest free mobile games for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone. Deals this week include Finn and Jake To The RescOoo for Android, Bomberman Chains for iOS and Music Surge for Windows. Download them all without spending a cent!


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

Today’s best deals include Principia on Android, Da Vinci on iOS, and Way of Dodo on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Credit Card PIN Reminder: No More Signing From Monday

Back in August, signing for credit cards was phased out in favour of making people use a PIN instead. While there was an adjustment period to allow smaller businesses to update their terminals if needed, from Monday (20 October) signing for your credit card will be all but dead in Australia.


Dealhacker: Make Free International Calls On Vodafone This Weekend

Do you have a few far-flung relatives around the globe that you haven’t been in touch with for a while? If you’re a Vodafone customer, you can make free international calls this weekend in a bid to lessen your guilt. (The catch is that only 10 overseas locations are covered.)


Takeaway Truth: The KFC One Box

Takeaway Truth is a regular Lifehacker feature where we compare marketing images against what you actually get served. Today: KFC’s The One Box.


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

Today’s best deals include Absolon on Windows Phone, RPG Dead Dragons on Android, and Translate Photo on iOS. Deals end without warning, so be quick!