Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Stan pricing confirmed, Adelaide bushfires captured on firefighter’s GoPro, get 33 Joseph Conrad ebooks for free.
- What did people use to mask surgical pain before modern anaesthesia? Drugs ‘n’ booze, mainly.
- Amazon is giving away 33 nautical-flavoured ebooks by the famous novelist Joseph Conrad. Click here to see the full range.
- The pricing for new streaming service Stan has finally been locked down. The all-you-can-eat movies and TV service will set you back just $10 per month. Head to Gizmodo for more information.
- A volunteer firefighter from South Australia has captured eight minutes of helmet-camera footage from Friday’s devastating bushfires, in the country’s fire-prone southern areas. Click here to watch.