Briefly: Doctor Who Explained, Planet Coaster Killer, IQ Hacker

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Doctor Who’s appeal explained by Peter Capaldi, 19 signs that point to intelligence, does Planet Coaster work as a murder simulator?

  • Jb Hi-Fi is selling the 500GB PlayStation 4 Slim for $299. The deal will be available from this Friday. For more online bargains, head to our Hump Day Deals page.
  • Juice brand Nudie faces a huge tax bill after court found its secret ingredient was offshore banking. Business Insider has the story.
  • Have you ever wondered why people watch Doctor Who? Current Doctor Peter Capaldi recently attempted to explain the appeal and he pretty much nailed it.
  • Planet Coaster is a new theme park management simulator for PC. Join Kotaku’s Amanda Yeo as she attempts to commit mass murder on her unsuspecting guests. Then slowly back away.
  • Gizmodo’s take on Suicide Squad: The Extended Cut: “Suicide Squad: The Extended Cut is your dirtbag boyfriend from high school winning the lottery and then blowing it all on jet skis and anime swords then winning the lottery again.” Read the full review here.
  • Here are 19 signs that you’re intelligent — even if doesn’t feel like it.

  • The Cheapest NBN 50 Plans

    Here are the cheapest plans available for Australia’s most popular NBN speed tier.

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