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Briefly: RIP Smartwatches, Magic Torch, Musk On Mars

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Nobody is buying smartwatches anymore, 26 email sign-offs you should avoid, Elon Musk’s Mars spaceship looms closer.

Last Week's Top Downloads

Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from last week.

Briefly: Advanced Excel Tricks, Battlefield 1 Review, Slow iPhone 7

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: 11 advanced Excel tricks that will help you get an instant raise at work, Battlefield 1 video game review, why some iPhone 7s are eight times slower than others.

The Tight Space Triple Monitor Workspace

We’ve featured workspaces in small spaces before, but reader Edrei’s space is impressively small, but simultaneously has a ton of great gear in it. Three monitors, an adjustable mousepad and writing surface, and even some bias and keyboard lighting — it’s all in there, somehow. Here are some more photos.

Last Week's 10 Biggest Posts

You wanted Orionid meteor shower viewing tips, a review of the Android Pixel and free smashed avo toasties. Kick off your Monday by checking out the ten most popular posts from Lifehacker Australia last week:

Video Briefly: Ghostbusters Remake Again, Parkour Meets Bike, Glitches Ruin Lives

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers include: A Ghostbusters ‘remake’ that everybody can be on-board with, parkour and biking come together, gaming glitches are the worst.

Briefly: Aussies In Games, Google Assistant Quirks, Clinton Vs Trump

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: the coolest Australians in video games, how Donald Trump lost another debate by making it all about himself, is Google Assistant too robotic?

How To Watch Tonight's Orionid Meteor Shower In Australia

The Orionid Meteor Shower peaks later tonight, and this year it’s set to be a good one here in Australia, showing off some of the brightest, fastest meteors visible from Earth. While the moon may make viewing a little difficult this year, the Orionids have one of the most prominent radiant points of any yearly meteor shower.

How To Watch The Third US Presidential Debate In Australia

The final US presidential is set to kick off in Las Vegas (where else?) on October 20 as 12pm. This will be the last chance for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to convince US voters (and the world at large) that they are the best choice for the highest office in the land. With Trump still battling sexual harassment allegations and Clinton mired in dubious Wall Street connections, expect plenty of fireworks. Stuck at work? Here’s how to watch the debate online and for free.

Build Your Own Wall Mounted Small Parts Organiser

Keeping track of a bunch of tiny little parts for DIY projects is always a bit of a chore. Over on YouTube, DIYer Darbin Orvar shows off one solution with a wall-mounted cabinet built out of cheap MDF.

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