Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Top scientists condemn CSIRO job cuts, the top Asian beauty bloggers, Bugs Bunny voice actor dies.
- The Fitbit Alta ultra-trendy fitness band was released in Australia today. Gizmodo has the details.
- Freelancer CEO Matt Barrie has published an astonishing attack on Sydney's lockout laws. Business Insider has the story.
- The CSIRO today announced it will cut at least 300 jobs — mostly in the area of climate science, which will effectively cease to operate. Various scientists have spoken out against the cuts, outlining what this will mean to the future of climate research in Australia.
- If you're a true beauty-lover, you already know that Asia pretty much rules the industry. POPSUGAR Health & Beauty lists the Asian beauty bloggers with the best tips, tutorials and know-how on the Internet.
- Domino's is throwing an online "Mega Week" sale with half-price pizzas. (Excludes Value range.) Click here for details!
- Bugs Bunny voice actor Joe Alaskey has died at the age of 63. (FYI: This was the '90s Bugs. The real Bugs Bunny, Mel Blanc, died back in 1989. Still a bummer though.)