Australian Stories
Loading page

10 Ways To Automate Your Life With An Android Smartphone

Recently we heard the story of a programmer who wrote scripts to secretly automate almost everything he did at work. Most of us may not have the coding skills to pull this off but there are tools you can use on your smartphone to automate various tasks in your life. Here’s how to take advantage of those tools.

Dealhacker: The Best Black Friday Bargains

The craziest sales season of the year is about to kick off in the US. To make your life easier, we’re collecting the best Black Friday bargains you can get in Australia as they appear online — keep checking back for updates!

App Deals: Share Links To All Of Your Social Accounts With One App

Today’s best deals include Fit XT Pro on Android, Linky on iOS and QR Scanner+ on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!

How To Decide Which Applications To Retire In Your Organisation

It’s not uncommon for companies to have a plethora of enterprise apps, but not all of them may be useful. It’s a good idea to take a closer look at your organisations catalogue of apps and cut down the numbers. There are two metrics you can use to help you decide which apps to cull.

Five Tips For Setting Up The Ideal Home Office

As more people turn to freelance work and self-employment, the home office is fast becoming the new norm. Working from home welcomes the luxury of freedom that’s hard to find in a conventional office setting. However, the comfort of your own home may also act as a distraction, so it’s important to design a fully functional workspace that is both stimulating and inspiring, to boost your productivity. Here are five tips on setting up the ideal home office, for maximum comfort, style and efficiency.

Five Steps To Making A Better Presentation With Prezi

The term “death by PowerPoint” was coined because so many people have abused the use of PowerPoint presentations. Often they are unnecessarily long and, visually, not that interesting, leaving audiences who have to suffer through them bored out of their minds. This totally defeats the purpose of giving a presentation, which is to engage people and help them better understand what you’re trying to say. Here’s a video on how turn your boring PowerPoint presentations into interactive slides with the Prezi software.

How To Get Everyone On Board When Digitising Your Office

We live in an increasingly connected economy. Customers, colleagues and suppliers are spread across the globe — all connected through information. Tied to this connectivity is an increasing demand for mobility and growing amounts of business information that needs to be shared, processed, stored, indexed and searched. As such, nearly 80 per cent of companies are looking at using less paper and digitising parts (or even all) of their business.

2015 Is Set To Be The Hottest Year Ever

2015 will likely be the hottest year on record, according to a preliminary analysis released by the World Meteorological Organization. Worldwide temperatures are expected for the first time to reach more than 1℃ above pre-industrial temperatures.

The Ins And Outs Of Human Ejaculation

Ejaculation may feel like a glorious mess, as uncontrollable as an avalanche or a runaway train. In reality, it’s a tightly choreographed court dance: integrating three different branches of the nervous system, triggering cascades of contractions in smooth and striated muscles, all accompanied by the electrical storm of orgasm. Here’s how it works.

Briefly: NBN Cost Blowout, Obama Vs Westeros, Cheap Whisky

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Leaked NBN documents point towards an expensive mess, get a bottle of Dimple 12 Year Old Scotch whisky for $44, the best sugar alternatives to use in cooking.

Loading page