Treat Yourself As You Would A Friend To Get Through Hard Times

We’re often harder on ourselves than we are on other people, especially when it comes to failures. Treat yourself with the same compassion you would a friend to make working through hard times easier.


Briefly: New Jurassic World Trailer, Village Roadshow Vs Piracy, KFC Perth Rave

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including the latest Jurassic World trailer and an unusual way to consume KFC.


Jobs Of The Week: Airborne Electronics Analyst, Aircraft Armament Technician Or Communication Electronic Technician

If you’re technically minded, this week’s jobs are right up your alley. Read on below for all of the info on becoming an Airborne Electronics Analyst, Aircraft Armament Technician Or Communication Electronic Technician in the Royal Australian Air Force.


GoConqr Lets You Study, Save And Share Notes

Web/Android/iOS: GoConqr gives students and teachers a place to upload and organise class notes, flash cards, mind maps, quizzes and more. Whether you’re a student using it to learn or a teacher using it to distribute materials to a class, there are tools to help you find what you want to know.


How To Know When To Give Up On A Debate That's Going Nowhere

Some debates seem to explode into mindless arguments where nobody is willing to even try seeing eye to eye. To avoid wasting your time with these kinds of debates, here are some red flags to keep an eye out for, and how you might be able to salvage the discussion before backing out.


How Lots Of Small Projects Can Be More Satisfying Than A Big One

It’s easy to get caught up in the romantic idea of making one massive project and then pouring all of your creative energy into it. But developer Darius Kazemi found that small projects were a little more useful.


Briefly: HBO Now Blocks Aussies, NBN High-Speed Trials

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including HBO Now cracking down on Australian users and a first look at Guitar Hero Live.


How To Write With Substance And Improve Your Communication

Nothing drags down writing more than spreading good ideas over too many words. Making keystrokes matter has only grown in importance as communication and the text that powers it become increasingly inseparable.


The Reclining Workspace

Some evidence suggests reclining at your desk is a better option than sitting at a 90-degree angle (though I found it challenging ). This workspace features a desk that can be used with a recliner chair or as a standing desk.


Last Week's 10 Biggest Posts

The big topics for last week? VPNs, Game Of Thrones and romance. Kick off your Monday by checking out the ten most popular posts from Lifehacker Australia last week: