Copyright (f)Law

For those that may have missed it there is a significant drama playing out in the Australian courts that will impact consumers and rights we already have within the Copyright act. The current stats are 1-1 in the Federal court with the final appeal to be heard in next few […]


The Perfect Device

Many road warriors have dreamed about the ultimate device that combines all the best features of a diary, phone, media player, computer, GPS camera and a battery that lasts for days.   One can but dream. Generally we resign ourselves to more than one device because of the compromises that must […]


Internet Filtering – Virtual Border Patrol

Internet Filtering As the Australian government tries to firewall and filter the entire internet and protect us from the “evils” of the net, someone needs to tell them the rabbit fence has plenty of holes. The Government wants to censor Australia’s internet with a system that goes further than any […]


OZ 2020 and beyond

OZ 2020.  So as we stare down the barrel of global economic meltdown, and watch our traditional resource and manufacturing industries flounder with structural change, what next? Is this not the time to look at bold initiatives?  Where are the ideas from the 2020 summit?   What about Green Tech, and […]


Game Industry – Game On

The game industry is now big business,  some say it is now bigger than the movie business.  It all depends on how you count the numbers, but there is no doubt that games are now a very large growth sector in entertainment. From platform giants, like Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft, […]