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Briefly: Chinese Beauty Standards, Coffee Pod Malaise, Save $25 At Woolworths

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: China’s beauty standards explained, get The Fast & The Furious for free from Google Play, why the man who helped launch the coffee pod “feels bad” about it.


Ask LH: Where Can I Buy Permanent Downloads Of Movies And TV Shows?

Hey Lifehacker, We keep hearing about streaming services like Netflix, Stan and Presto for our entertainment needs, but what about a service where you can buy a movie or television show to download permanently? Personally, I don’t like streaming, but would pay for a high quality downloadable file. What are the choices?


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Twisted Lands: Shadow Town on Android, ComicBook! on iOS and Servings and Weight Tracker on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Ask LH: What Bonuses Should I Ask For When Buying A New Car?

Hey Lifehacker, I’m planning on buying a car soon and am wondering what sort of extras I should try and squeeze out of my dealer? Should I aim for accessories such as a GPS and car-backing camera, or just try for a discount?


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Facetune on Android, Toca Lab on iOS and Servings and Weight Tracker on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Briefly: Quaint Quantum Computing, Arp Odyssey Synth Riffs

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: $30 Australian airfares from Tigerair, take a tour of Bristol’s Quantum Photonics lab, 50% off Black & Decker tools.


Elevator Pitch: Monetise

Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we’re talking with founder Gideon Silverman from Monetise.


Ask LH: Can I Reinstall Windows With Discs From A Different Machine?

Hey Lifehacker, I have an old Lenovo laptop and an old Toshiba laptop. I need to do a full restore of the laptop that’s still working better. Is it OK to use, say, the Lenovo install discs on a Toshiba laptop?


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Runtastic Running PRO on Android, Fresh Air on iOS and Skateboard Party 2 on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Killer Interview Question: What Did You Achieve On Your Happiest Day At Work?

Another addition to our killer interview questions collection: What did you achieve on your happiest day at work?.