As the year draws to a close, you wanted the best of what we had to offer. Kick off your Monday by checking out the ten most popular posts from Lifehacker Australia last week:
- Most Popular Free Windows Downloads Of 2010
We’ve featured quite a few Windows downloads throughout 2010. Today we’re taking a look back on the most popular free applications to help you tweak, customise and enhance your Windows experience.
- Six Days Working Entirely From Chrome OS
For the last six days, I’ve used a Chrome OS netbook as my primary computer, and it’s been a blast. Using a “just enough”, basically Chrome-only system provides a rare chance to reexamine what it is you really need to be productive.
- Most Popular DIY Projects Of 2010
Whether it’s to save money or just because you love that do-it-yourself feeling of accomplishment, we all love to make stuff. Here are our most popular DIY projects of 2010.
- Five Best Personal Media Streaming Tools
Streaming video or music from services like YouTube or Pandora is great for sampling a wide variety of stuff, but sometimes all you want is media from your own collection. Here’s a look at five great solutions for streaming your personal media.
- Most Popular Photography Tips, Tricks And Hacks Of 2010
Whether it’s before, during, or after you shoot, we’ve posted some awesome photography tips, tricks and hacks this year. Here are the most popular for 2010.
- Most Popular Free Mac Downloads Of 2010
Unless you’ve built yourself a Hackintosh, Macs can get pretty expensive. Fortunately, some of the best Mac software costs you absolutely nothing. Here’s a look at the most popular, free Mac downloads for 2010.
- Don’t Fall For These Christmas Scams
Christmas is a season for good will, which makes it all too easy to get caught out by a scammer seeking to exploit your festive good cheer. The ACCC has produced a list of consumer scams to keep an eye out for during the Christmas season.
- How To Get Deadbeat eBay Bidders To Pay Up
When an auction on eBay ends, the buyer enters a contract with the seller, promising to pay for the item. This doesn’t always happen. Here’s one creative (and questionably ethical) solution for how to handle this overly common problem.
- Most Popular Hive Fives Of 2010
Every week we put out a Hive Five Call for Contenders and ask you a simple question: Which is best? From DVD rippers to web hosts and everything in between, here’s a look back at the most popular Hive Fives of 2010.
- Vote For 2010′s Best Of The Best In The Lifehacker 2010 Awards
We have winners in our five categories for the Lifehacker 2010 awards: desktop apps, mobile apps, web apps, ISPs and mobile broadband. Now all those winners battle it out for the reader vote in our ultimate accolade: the Best Of The Best award.