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]