Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including who has the Galaxy Note II on offer locally and Google Street View's new Sydney additions.
- Vodafone has begun accepting pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note II, and says it will begin shipping the oversized Android phone from December 5. That puts it behind Optus, which already has the device on sale, but ahead of Telstra, which has delayed its release of the handset until 2013.
- Google has expanded its Street View collections series with two new Australian locations: Taronga Zoo and Luna Park in Sydney. You can view them both via Google Maps