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Video Briefly: Apple Vs Spotify, Steampunk Lamp, Best Of Top Gear

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: The Top 10 episodes of Top Gear, amazing solar eclicpse compilation, CSIRO RV Investigator.


How To Get Through Your Seemingly Endless Netflix Queue

Netflix is great at providing a lot of things to watch, but sometimes it seems like there’s almost too much. If you have a hard time actually getting to the things on your list — or find yourself watching the same things over and over — these tips can help.


Briefly: Cheap PlayStation Games, Baby Macarons, Bloodbourne Launch

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Get up to 75 per cent off video games at the PlayStation Store, inside Kotaku’s Bloodbourne launch, the astonishingly tiny art of Tomo Tanaka.


Presto's Free Trial Now Runs For Two Months

We’re going to see a lot of these kinds of deals as streaming services battle for customers. Presto only launched its 30-day free trial this month, but now it’s offering a two-month free test.


Tricks And Downloads That Make Netflix Even More Awesome

Netflix is officially in Australia, and it’s generally great — but it isn’t perfect. Here are some of the best ways to improve on the Netflix experience.


Access The Secret Netflix Debug Menu On The Xbox 360 And PS3

The Netflix app on the PS3 and Xbox 360 is great, but you can’t easily change accounts without deleting and reinstalling the app. Thankfully, a hidden menu exists to quickly deauthorise your account, and access a few extra settings.


How To Stop Flicking Through Movie Options And Pick Something To Watch

Streaming services offer lots of movies, which can create a dilemma: you find yourself logging into Netflix or Presto or Stan and then staring at the different options for 20 minutes before making a choice? It’s not only a waste of time, it also makes the process of watching a movie more drawn out. While you’ll never be able to completely remove the burden of choice, you do have some options to make things move a little quicker.


Netflix US Has Six Times As Much Content As Netflix Australia

The big point of discussion when Netflix Australia launched yesterday was how much content it offered compared to Netflix US. DNS spoofing service UnoTelly has counted how many shows Netflix Australia offers, and it turns out we have less than one-sixth of what’s available in the US.


How To Turn Off Netflix's Autoplay Feature

Binge watching Netflix is a joy, but it’s also a dangerous game. If you’re sick of the autoplay feature that keeps you from doing anything productive with your life, then How-To Geek points out that it’s easy to turn off.


How To Access Netflix US Using Your Netflix Australia Account

As many people feared, the range of content on Netflix Australia is much weaker than on US Netflix. Fortunately, it’s ridiculously easy to switch from one to the other and access whatever shows and movies you like on your computer. Here’s how.