Briefly: Stan Lee Coming To Oz, 90% Off At Booktopia, Homestar Runner Returns

Brief news items of note for lifehacker readers including: Stan Lee to attend Sydney's Supanova, get up to 90% off books at Booktopia, can a $20 glass improve the taste of Coke?

  • Glass manufacturer Riedel has built a $20 glass especially designed for Coke. But does it actually improve the taste? Gizmodo investigates.
  • Cinema Sins has turned its cross hairs on Marvel's Captain America movie. Click here to see everything the movie gets wrong, condensed into 12 minutes.
  • Online book store Booktopia is throwing a moving sale with up to 90 per cent off selected titles. Prices start at just $1. Click here to see the full range. For more online deals, head to Hump Day Bargains.
  • Supanova has announced that comic book legend Stan Lee will be heading to Australia for Sydney’s Supanova Expo (June 13-15). It will be the first time 'Stan the Man' has visted our shores in almost 30 years.
  • Channel Seven has confirmed that it won't be screening the final episode of How I Met Your Mother for over a month. The finale set ratings records in the US a few nights ago in the US, but it seems law-abiding Aussies are going to have to wait. Boo. Head to Gizmodo for the full report.
  • Kasperkspy Labs recently launched a beautifully terrifying interactive map that shows online threats arounds the world in real time. In practice, it’s a global visualisation of cyber attacks that, Kaspersky hopes, will motivate you to buy their security software. Click here to see it in action.
  • Remember Homestar Runner? To celebrate April Fools' Day, the quirky Flash animation website has been updated for the first time in three years. Bless.


    I'm pretty certain Stan Lee has come to australia for a con already

      "Stan Lee came back?"
      "Stan Lee never left."

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