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It’s finally springtime, which means cossie weather is nearly upon us (eek!) If you’re still carrying some of that post-winter flab around, you might be planning to give public pools a miss this year. Bad move. As this infographic from Bakyard Ocean illustrates, swimming is one of the most effective ways to burn off energy and build muscle.
If our reader comments are anything to go by, Presto is generally considered to be the worst of Australia’s major streaming services. Part of this is doubtlessly fueled by hatred for Murdoch and Foxtel, although there also legitimate beefs with the product; including lack of content and the absence of HD. This week, Presto is looking to right some of these wrongs via a complete overhaul of the service. New features include a raft of 1080p content, 5.1 channel surround sound, AirPlay support and a new user interface that actually makes browsing fun.
Services firm, Deloitte, recently surveyed 50 chairs and CEOs of Australia’s biggest private sector companies about their views on Government regulations on their businesses. A majority of them indicated that Government red tape is a big concern for them with the potential to stifle their company’s growth. We breakdown the results here.
Whether you’ve upgraded to Windows 10 on your laptop or bought a brand new machine, you’re going to want to eke out as much battery juice as you can while you’re on the go. Microsoft’s shiny new OS includes a new native battery saver feature — and there are a few other tricks you can pull to make sure your laptop lasts until you can find a power socket.
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.