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How To Choose The Right VPN In Australia

Not all virtual private networks (VPNs) are created equal. Some keep logs, some cap your traffic, some don’t work on mobile, some don’t work at all. This is what you need to know about choosing a VPN provider, as well as a few recommendations to get you started.


Is Your Boss Watching You Online?

A new study reveals employers are using online information about job applicants without their knowledge, to inform hiring decisions. Approximately 55% of organisations now have a policy about this type of practice, called profiling. However, despite its increased use, most employees are not comfortable with being profiled. Over 60% believe they have a right to a private online identity that employers should not access. But only 40% of those surveyed in the study reported they always manage their social media activities with their current employer in mind.


A Guide To Supplementing With Creatine

Basic protein aside, the world of supplements represents a new level in a fitness regimen that might seem intimidating. You want to know what you’re putting in your body, so there’s a pile of research that goes along with it, and if you’re like me, you’re into keeping things natural. But after reading this guide, I’m a little bit sold on creatine.


Khan Academy Just Made A Pile Of Children's Games Free On Mobile

The entire Duck Duck Moose collection of kids’ games, with an educational focus, has been made free by the self-learning website and is downloadable now on Android and iOS.


Deals: 3 Lenses Any Smartphone Photographer Needs to Light Up Instagram

Smartphone cameras have come a long way, but they often pale in comparison to what DSLRs can produce. That’s why this


Reports Of Pokemon GO's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

Pokemon GO is dead. Or dying. Apparently. That’s the latest story, after the game’s rapid popularity spike began levelling off. The reality: Pokemon GO is still one of the top apps, and the top game (in terms of both revenue and active users). It’s most likely going to stay that way for a while. Let’s take a look at the statistics.


Briefly: New Heineken, Uber's Epic Fail, Tetris Hate

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Heineken launches first new beer product in 20 years, why Tetris isn’t the best game of all time, Uber is losing money faster than any tech company ever.


The Ten Most Exciting Cars You Can Buy In Australia For $10,000

Let’s say you have $10,000 to spend on a car. But you want something fun — a car that, while it isn’t necessarily built just for all-out circuit racing or the drags, is a little more enjoyable to drive than your average A-to-B city econobox. With that criteria in mind, we’ve rounded up the 10 most enjoyable cars that you can find in decent condition in Australia for around about $10,000.


How To Be Efficient When Working And Travelling

Working and travelling doesn’t seem like your average pairing, however for many people like myself, I’ve found it’s worked out well to not only see the world but to also provide an efficient way of making money at the same time. Becoming a digital nomad, wasn’t my original plan but it couldn’t have worked out any better in my personal experience. I generally travel to Mexico and the USA for at least six months of the year and along the way I’ve learned so much on how to successfully work and travel simultaneously. For those who are looking to start their journey as a digital nomad, here are my tips on how you can work and travel at the same time based upon my years of experience.


How I Succeeded: Centrify's Lachlan McKenzie

How I Succeeded is a regular series on Lifehacker where we ask business owners for the secrets and tactics behind their success. Today: Lachlan McKenzie from Centrify.


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