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Open source the biggest potential game changer for government: Senator Lundy 
Apr 7, 2008 | Comment Now 
Senator Kate Lundy hosted a pre-2020 Summit event in Canberra last week to generate ideas on how open source technology, open standards and open access to information might ...
 
Linux, we have a PR problem 
Feb 11, 2008 | Comment Now 
A few weeks ago a former boss and mentor of mine made my jaw drop by asking me, "Why has open source failed?".
 
2008: The year of the content filter 
Feb 4, 2008 | Comment Now 
With Communications Minister Stephen Conroy set to release his report on ISP-level content filtering later this month, 2008 is shaping up to be the “year of the content filter” ...
 
Australian open source workers earn more money 
Feb 4, 2008 | Comment Now 
IT workers who specialise in free and open source software are earning more than the national average for IT, according to the results of Australia's first open source census.
 
Python 3.0 to be backwards incompatible 
Feb 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
Organisations using the programming language Python will be majorly affected by changes in store for the language over the course of the next twelve months, Linux.conf.au ...
 
Google Summer of Code headed down under 
Feb 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
Hot on the heels of the local launch of its Google Highly Open Participation computing competition for high school students, Google looks set to bring its famous Summer of Code ...
 
In open source, money doesn't always talk 
Jan 31, 2008 | Comment Now 
Getting a job in open source development can mean getting a pay-cheque for working on your favourite hobby. But the equation is more complicated than just adding money, ...
 
Hardware vendors will follow the money to open source 
Jan 31, 2008 | Comment Now 
The success of consumer IT products like the ASUS Eee PC will help provide the leverage needed to get hardware vendors on board with open source, according to Dirk Hohndel, ...
 
Information is our only security weapon: Bruce Schneier at Linux.conf.au 
Jan 30, 2008 | Comment Now 
Computer security expert Bruce Schneier took a swipe at a number of sacred cows of security including RFID tags, national ID cards and public CCTV security cameras in his ...
 
Information is our only security weapon: Bruce Schneier 
Jan 30, 2008 | Comment Now 
Computer security expert Bruce Schneier took a swipe at a number of sacred cows of security including RFID tags, national ID cards and public CCTV security cameras in his ...
 
Microsoft Media Center PCs hit Australia 
Oct 13, 2004 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has launched its long awaited home entertainment operating system, Windows XP Media Center Edition, in Australia.
 
SanDisk sees photo memory opportunity in Big W 
Sep 30, 2004 | Comment Now 
Memory vendor SanDisk is taking its digital camera flash memory cards to the retail mass merchant channel for the first time with the news that it has signed a distribution ...
 
Dell CEO brings services, printing message down under 
Sep 28, 2004 | Comment Now 
Dell's CEO has reaffirmed the direct juggernaut's commitment to expanding into services and consumer electronics as he embarked on a whirlwind trip to meet Australian partners ...
 
Sony shows off new PS2  
Sep 24, 2004 | Comment Now 
Sony has showcased more than 3000 products for its retail partners at its second Experience More event at Fox Studios in Sydney.
 
HP makes a digital entertainment play 
Sep 20, 2004 | Comment Now 
HP is the latest IT player to throw its hat in the digital entertainment ring unveiling a swag of new digital photography and home entertainment products which it hopes will ...
 
Windows Media Centre PCs will launch without EPG [updated] 
Sep 16, 2004 | Comment Now 
With the long awaited launch of Windows Media Centre PCs set to take place later this month, Microsoft launch partner HP has confirmed that one of the key features -- the ...
 
Leading Edge poaches Dick Smith management team 
Aug 13, 2004 | Comment Now 
Three long-serving Dick Smith Electronics managers have followed the group of former DSE franchisees who announced yesterday that they had joined independent retail buying ...
 
Disenchanted Dick Smith franchisees join Leading Edge 
Aug 12, 2004 | Comment Now 
The Leading Edge Group has swooped on a number of disenchanted Woolworths franchisees, announcing it has signed up 30 former Dick Smith Electronics (DSE) and Tandy stores to ...
 
Computer manufacturer Optima announces CE product division 
 
Panasonic debuts Viera line of LCD and plasma TVs 
Aug 4, 2004 | Comment Now 
Panasonic is aiming high end with its new range of High Definition plasma and LCD monitors, code-named Viera.
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