Briefly: Netflix Tax, $10 Telstra iPad Sims, DIY Zucchini Pasta

Briefly: Netflix Tax, $10 Telstra iPad Sims, DIY Zucchini Pasta
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Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Federal Government confirms “Netflix tax”, 12 things you didn’t know about Mad Max, the wonderful world of “Zoodles”.

  • On the eve of the 2015 Federal Budget, Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey has confirmed that Australia will get a new “Netflix Tax” on digital services. Gizmodo has the report.
  • Mad Max: Fury Road finally revs into cinemas this week. To prime yourself, here are 12 fascinating facts about the franchise.
  • Australia Post is selling $30 prepaid Telstra iPad Sims for $10. It provides 3GB of data and expires after 30 days.
  • “Zoodles” are noodles made out of zucchini and they’re the latest food trend among healthy eaters. Popsugar has the skinny on what makes them taste great.
  • Priceline is slashing 20 per cent off its hair products. The deal starts tomorrow and ends Wednesday. [Via OzBargain]