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.melbourne

An interesting new DNS domain option that popped into this morning’s email; ❝ What is .melbourne? Melbourne is the world’s most liveable city. It is a city of energy, sophistication and innovation with a cultural diversity acknowledged around the world. … Continue reading

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Government 2.0: Policy and Practice

Government 2.0: Policy and Practice Welcome to the 2nd Public Sphere topic – Government 2.0: policy and practice for Australia. An initiative by Senator Kate Lundy. Government 2.0 is a rising topic of debate across the world. Trends in technology, … Continue reading

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Red on DCCLXXIV re: Web Archiving

Breakfast with Red Symons: Wednesday 22nd April On DCCLXXIV this morning apart from giving the time calls, station calls and phone numbers in Roman Numerals! Red Symons had a chat regarding Web archival; How much content on the web is … Continue reading

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Crunch!?! The sound of old legal processes hitting a new media world

Facebook vigilantes, frustrated at a court order protecting a man charged with lighting one of the deadly Victorian bushfires, which killed at least 11 people, have published his photograph and address on the social networking site and threatened his life. … Continue reading

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Google Chrome no longer Beta

Since we first released Google Chrome, the development team has been hard at work improving the stability and overall performance of the browser. In just 100 days, we have reached more than 10 million active users around the world (on … Continue reading

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Search trends 2008

It is the that time of year again, the time of year that our search engines release the weird and wonderful search statistics that make us all question our browsing habits 😉 AOL AOL Search – 2008 Ask Ask Top … Continue reading

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FriendFeed

FriendFeed is a social aggregator that consolidates the updates from social websites such as blog entries, social bookmarking websites, and social networks among others. This allows individuals using multiple social websites to have a consolidated stream of details on all … Continue reading

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… or is it?

PRIME Minister John Howard has made a strong pitch for the Christian and family vote with a $189 million package to provide a free internet filter for every Australian family in a bid to fight pornography and foul language online. … Continue reading

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The internet isn’t as dangerous as people think …

The paper CREATING & CONNECTING//Research and Guidelines on Online Social — and Educational — Networking (PDF) by the NSBA is well worth a read for the statistics alone, of course it is worth taking the statistics as ‘flexible’ as with … Continue reading

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Firefox vs Iceweasel

Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and then suddenly it flips over, pinning you underneath. At night, the ice weasels come. – Matt Groening “Life in Hell” An interesting bun fight between Mozilla.org and Debian that delves into … Continue reading

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