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There’s more to making wine than just growing a bunch of grapes, mashing them up and letting them ferment in a barrel. The folks at VinePair put together this simple but informative graphic that shows you the life of a wine grape, from growing on the vine to fermentation to barrelling and bottling.
Eagle Boys has unleashed the biggest pizza it has ever sold: the imaginatively-titled Family Pizza. Packing 16 slices into a single-15 inch base, it’s more than 50 per cent bigger than an Eagle Boys’ large size. Any pizza can be upgraded to a Family 15 for an extra $5. Well, that’s dinner sorted, then.
So it’s Father’s Day this Sunday (September 7), and it’s not too late to pick up an affordable, thoughtful little gadget for the big guy. Here are some great ideas if he’s into fitness, including up to $50 off selected heart rate monitors and fitness trackers from big brands like Polar and MAGELLAN. Dick Smith also has 15 per cent off certain GoPro cameras, bonus gift cards and more.
Playlists are one of the key elements in making YouTube into the ultimate music streaming service. Speed up that process by using a search shortcut.
According to new scientific research, the consumption of energy drinks can lead to serious heart problems when dancing or exercising. This is because caffeine within energy drinks affects the heart’s ability to contract and to use oxygen which can lead to everything from irregular heartbeat to sudden death.
The ACCC’s recent decision to take Valve to court highlighted that we have well-defined consumer rights in Australia which big businesses ignore at their peril. It’s worth knowing what those rights are — but it’s also helpful to know what you can’t do. Here’s a refresher on some of the most common misconceptions.