We wanted the best Google Reader alternatives, advice on not wasting money and the truth about takeaway. Kick off your Monday by checking out the ten most popular posts from Lifehacker Australia last week:
- The Best Google Reader Alternatives
Google's decision to shut down Google Reader means you'll need to find a new way to get your news fix. Here are our favourite alternatives.
- I've Been Using It Wrong: Here's Why Evernote Is Actually Amazing
For years, I kept hearing how awesome Evernote was. How it could store everything you possibly needed, make it available everywhere, and how scores of people couldn't live without it. I tried it multiple times and never saw the appeal until now. Here's what I was missing.
- Researchers Says This Is The Single Most Efficient Exercise Regime
Pressed for exercise time? Australian scientists claim to have discovered the exercise technique that burns the maximum amount of fat with the least amount of work.
- Top 10 Ways You Can Waste Money Without Realising It
Everyone is always on the lookout for ways to save money, but sometimes we ignore the fact that we're actively wasting money every day. Here are 10 ways you might be letting money slip through your fingers.
- Samsung Galaxy S IV Specs: A Worthy Upgrade To The Galaxy S III?
Today, Samsung unveiled its latest flagship Android smartphone, the Galaxy S IV. The new phone is a gentle evolution of the S III with the main improvements falling under camera and software. While it certainly sounds like an impressive phone, is it worth upgrading your Samsung Galaxy S III for?
- Why I Stopped Pirating And Started Paying For Media
Let's be honest for a second: most of us have illegally downloaded something in our lives. Maybe it was a song, some software, a game, or a movie. For a period I pirated everything I could. As technology pushed forward, it became less necessary, and now I don't even bother. Here's why.
- Takeaway Truth: Domino's 'Chef's Best' Pizza Photo Comparision
Takeaway Truth is a new occasional Lifehacker feature where we compare marketing images against what you actually get served. Today: Domino's controversial 'Chef's Best' pizzas. Are they dishing out the takeaway truth or a fast food fallacy? Read on to find out.
- Google Is Killing Off Reader (Yes, Really)
No, that's not a misprint. Google has announced that Google Reader is being discontinued from July 1. Our favourite RSS reader is being dumped because Google says not enough people use the product.
- Domino's 'Game Changing' Chef's Best Range: Crust Redux?
After a week of taste bud-teasing on Facebook and Twitter, Domino's Pizza has finally unveiled its "game changing" announcement: a handful of square pizzas. The new 'Chef's Best' range boasts rectangular bases, 'premium' toppings and a slightly lower kilojoule count per slice compared to the regular range.
- How To Export Your Google Reader Account
With the news that Google is killing off Reader, dedicated Reader enthusiasts will want to make a copy of their existing subscriptions so they can use them once they pick an alternative. Here's what to do.