Last Week’s 10 Biggest Posts

Last Week’s 10 Biggest Posts
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You wanted: The best new Netflix content of the week, how to ditch the NBN with a mobile broadband plan, the truth behind McDonald’s McGold cards. Kick off your Monday by checking out the ten most popular posts from last week.

  1. Why Are People Suddenly Putting Their iPhones In The Freezer?
    Over the last 24 hours, owners of iOS devices across the globe have been compelled to take their expensive gadgets, wrap them in Glad Wrap and stick them inside their refrigerator. What on Earth would make anyone do that, short of a mental break? Well, it is because of a break of sorts — a jailbreak.
  2. What To Watch On Netflix This Week (July 13)
    Here is your Netflix binge-list for this week, fresh from the Australian servers! The best new additions to the service include post-apocalyptic drama How It Ends, a new stand-up special from controversial Aussie comedian Jim Jefferies, The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants (y’know… for kids) and Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining.
  3. It’s Time To Ditch The NBN And Go Mobile
    Despite all of the hard work going into the NBN rollout, fixed-line internet isn’t going to be the best internet solution for every household. Depending on how many people there are at home, and how much you use the internet, you might find that going mobile is an awesome option.
  4. Microsoft Surface Go: Australian Pricing, Specs And Availability
    Microsoft has launched a new 10-inch Surface laptop dubbed the Surface Go. It’s the company’s smallest – and most affordable – 2-in-1 Surface yet. Here are the specifications, pricing details and release date for the Australian market.
  5. Shopper Alert: Amazon Prime Day Deals Are Already Appearing
    Australia’s first Amazon Prime Day event officially kicks off next week on 16 July. But there are already a bunch of special offers live that you can take advantage of as Prime Day edges closer. Here are a few that caught our eye.
  6. Don’t Buy Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 If You Have Butter Fingers
    The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 remains one of the most attractive and feature-packed phones on the market. With the Note 9 expected to launch sometime in August, you can expect its price to drop considerably in the months ahead. Hurrah!
  7. Think Twice Before Joining Amazon Prime
    When Amazon Prime launched in Australia, much was made about its too-good-to-be-true pricing. Even after the $4.99 introductory offer ends, Aussie customers will still only be paying around half of what Americans do.
  8. How To Perfect Your Workspace According To A Productivity Expert
    Most people spend around 90,000 hours at work during their lifetime. When you remove sleep from the equation, that’s way more time then we spend in our home. It really makes you wonder… why on earth would we waste all this time in a poorly set up workspace?
  9. The Truth Behind McDonald’s Mysterious ‘McGold’ Card
    The McDonald’s McGold Card is a food-redemption ticket that provides the owner with free, unlimited McDonald’s for life. The existence of the card gained international attention after actor Rob Lowe flashed his on Jimmy Kimmel Live in 2015. Since then, it has been revealed that a range of VIPs and celebrities have their own version of the card – from Bill Gates to Warren Buffett. So how do ‘normal’ people go about getting one? Here are the details.
  10. The Six Best Video Game Deals In Australia Right Now
    G’day! Here are some cracking video game deals for Lifehacker readers today including: Get the Nintendo Switch for $358, 90% off remastered PC classics, PlayStation Winter Sale, hundreds of free Google Android games and more!

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