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Hump Day Deals: Aldi Christmas Sale, 20% Off At Bing Lee, Free Westworld

Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? Deals that caught our eye this week include: half-price DJ controllers from Jb Hi-Fi, 20% off at Bing Lee, Aldi’s big Christmas food sale.

Ask LH: What Camera Should I Buy My Son To Learn On?

Hiya Gizmodo! My 15 year old son has really started getting into photography — it has quickly become one of his favourite subjects at school. I’d love to get him a decent camera (under $1000) that can grow with him and his skills, for a few years at least. What’s the best direction to go in? Cheers, Mum

Here's How To Stop Being Late To Everything

We all have that one friend who arrives half an hour late to a group dinner or a colleague who can never manage to turn up to meetings on time. Maybe you are the one who is chronically late to everything. Here are a few ways you can battle chronic lateness. Use them for yourself or forward them onto your tardy friends.

WhatsApp Starts Testing Video Calling For Beta Users

Android: WhatsApp is one of the biggest chat apps in the world, but it’s still been missing one key feature until now: Video calling. If you’re running the WhatsApp beta, you can try it out.

Stop 'Multitasking' During Work Meetings

We’re all guilty of it: the boss calls a team meeting during a busy time of the day. While you’re waiting for things to get started, you surreptitiously check your email. Then you start replying. Before you know it, the meeting is in full swing and you’re only half-listening as you continue to “multitask” on your phone or laptop. According to business website Entrepreneur, this is a terrible habit that we all need to break.

Double-Click A Window Edge In MacOS To Maximise In That Direction

Mac: Minimising and maximising windows on a Mac is easy enough, but over on How-To Geek they point out a little trick where double-clicking a window’s edge causes it to maximise the window in that direction.

Dear Small Businesses: If You Haven't Signed Up To SuperStream, Do It Now

Small businesses across Australia have been mandated to sign up for SuperStream, an electronic reporting standard for superannuation payments to employees. The objective of SuperStream, which is managed by the Australian Tax Office (ATO), is to streamline the superannuation contributions payment and tracking process. The deadline for small businesses to be on-board with SuperStream is looming.

Moleskine's Timepage Calendar App Is Now On iPad

iOS: Moleskine’s Timepage calendar is surprisingly one of the best calendar apps on the iPhone because it takes a very design-centric approach to a normally boring type of app. Now, that app’s available for the iPad.

How To Disable Chrome's New 'Suggested Articles' Feature

Several months ago, Chrome started experimenting with adding suggested articles to your new tab page. That was neat when it was optional. In the new Chrome 54, it’s mandatory. Here’s how to turn it off.

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.

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