Online Bargains For Hump Day (If You Act Fast)

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 20% off at JB Hi-Fi, cheap Square Ennix games and a $459 website-building course for free. Click the links below to land yourself a bargain.


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

Today’s best deals include Bamboo Paper on Android, Actions for iPad and Turret Commander on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


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

Today’s best deals include Keep Calm Generator on Android, Laser Hell on iOS and Spectral Souls on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


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

Today’s best deals include PicShop Photo Editor on Android, Living Planet on iOS and Mirror’s Edge on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Ask LH: When Should I Trust Online Reviews?

Dear Lifehacker, I know a lot of online reviews can be fake, and others are just written by angry people. How can I separate useful reviews from crappy ones? I don’t want to avoid something good because someone lied, but I don’t want to throw my money away either.


Grab A Chromecast For $39

Another weekend, another Dick Smith deal. This time around it’s for Google’s Chromecast, which normally retails for $49, but can be yours for $10 less if you pick one up online from the aforementioned retailer this weekend.


Menu Formatting Could Affect How Much You Spend At A Restaurant

We already know that eating out is expensive, but a recent study at Cornell University found a tactic restaurants use to get you to spend even more. The study examined how customers reacted to lunch menu formatting at a busy restaurant in New York. What they discovered was customers given a menu without dollar signs spent significantly more than customers who had menus with dollar signs. Customers without dollar signs on their menus also spent more than customers with the word “dollar” written out instead of a dollar sign.


The Easiest, Cheapest Ways To Prep Your Home For A Quick Sale

You don’t need a lot of money to make your home look better to potential buyers. Here are a few inexpensive things you can do, which could make all the difference when it comes to selling your home.


Ask LH: Why Would I Need A Credit Card?

Dear Lifehacker, I am 18 and don’t have a credit card. I have no need for one, although my bank keeps suggesting I use one. Is there really any point with Visa debit cards and PayPal? I am scared of getting a credit card as I am currently not in a bad financial situation and don’t want that to change. And why do some people have several credit cards?


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

Today’s best deals include Screen Lux on Android, Party Party on iOS and Tank Wars on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!